Family Calendar & Concerts
12th Annual Walk for the Mind (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 7:30 am - 11:30 am)
Join the 12th Annual Mark Linder Walk for the Mind, September 27th at the Peoria RiverPlex, 600 NE Water Street in Peoria IL, beginning at 7:30am. Dr. Patrick Elwood, is the honorary chair for this event. To register for the Walk or for more information please go online.
Walk For Life (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 8:00 am - 11:00 am)
Women's Care Clinic will hold its annual Walk For Life on Saturday, September 27th beginning at 8am with check in at Lincoln Park, Logan Ave in Danville. The Walk for Life is a major fundraiser for the WCC. To register and get a pledge sheet, please call the clinic or email. Walkers can also register on the day of the walk.
19th Annual Elim Dutch Festival (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 8:00 am - 4:30 pm)
The 19th Annual Elim Dutch Festival is Saturday, September 27the from 7:30am-4pm, on the grounds of Elim Christian Services, 13020 S. Central Avenue in Palos Heights. The festival offers both Dutch and American food at affordable prices, entertainment, farmer's market and Dutch Village shops. Activities for the whole family will be offered. Admission to the Festival is free and free parking with shuttle bus service is provided. For more information or with questions - call, email or go online.
Monthly Flea Market (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 8:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Join the Open Hearts Foursquare Church 762 E 1700 North Rd in Monticello, for a monthly Flea Market, May thru October on the 4th Saturday of each month from 8 am - 2pm. If you have any questions or would like to be a vendor, please call.
Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 8:30 am - 12:30 pm)
Long Creek Fire Department, 2625 S Mt Zion Rd in Decatur, is having a pancake Breakfast to help raise money for Illinois Special Olympics and the Muscular Dystrophy Association Saturday, September 27th from 8:30am-12:30pm. The cost is $6.00 for adults, kids 5-12 are $3.00 and kids four and under are free. For details, please call.
Liver Life Walk (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 9:00 am - 11:30 am)
Liver Foundation is hosting the Liver Life Walk St. Louis on Saturday, September 27th from at 9-11:30am at Lafayette Square Park, Lafayette St in St. Louis. Registration is at 9am. More details are on our website. Please go online.
125th Anniversary & Homecoming (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 10:00 am - 1:00 pm)
The Lodge Church of God, 2168 Church St in Lodge, will be holding their 125th Anniversary and Homecoming over two weekends. Saturday and Sunday September 27th & 28th there will be a sing and Rev. Ervin Williams will be speaking. There will also be an ice cream social and a movie. Then Saturday and Sunday October 4th and 5th there will be Fish Fry, Gospel Sing with the Harvest City Boys and Jeremiah Gregory speaking with a pot luck dinner afterwards. Please call or email for details.
HopeFest 2014 (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 11:00 am - 7:00 pm)
HopeFest 2014: A Free one-day family event in Marion, IL on September 27 in partnership with WBGL will be held at Community of Faith Church, 5208 Meadowland Pkwy in Marion. This will benefit OPERATION HOPE- Hands of Hope Foundations Liberia Ebola Response Campaign. There will be music with Tricia Brock, The Great Romance and many more, as well as games and areas for children and youth along with BBQ. The day will conclude with an outdoor screening of "God's Not Dead". There is no cost to this event for the whole family. For details, please call or go online.
Making Dairy Products at Home (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm)
On Saturday, September 27th from 1-4pm at the White Violet Center for Eco-Justice, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, for the Making Dairy Products at Home seminar with Robyn Morton. The cost is $40 and the registration deadline is September 19th. Please call or go online to register.
2nd Annual Open House (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Hooves of Hope is hosting the 2nd Annual Open House, Saturday, September 27th from 3-8pm at the center, 7757 US Rt 136 in Potomac. There will be music from The Marvin Lee Band, Harvest City Boys and the Chicago Central District Youth Impact Team. Kids events from games to zany fun. Please call or email for details.
JC Challenge Concert (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Mt. Vernon, IL
Join Elevate Student Ministries in Mt. Vernon, for the free outdoor Christian concert JC Challenge, on Saturday September 27th from 3-9pm. There will be free food, but lawn chairs are needed. For details please go online or call.
Family Fun Day (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Faith Tabernacle Church, 571 Sandusky in Jacksonville, will be hosting a Family Fun Day on Saturday, September 27th beginning at 5pm. Free food, refreshments, ice cream, games, and an outdoor movie will be provided. For details, please call or go online for details.
175th Church Anniversary Celebration (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
The First Baptist Church, 402 S. Elm Street Mahomet, is holding their 175th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, September 27th from 5-9pm. There will be food and festivities. There will be a special Sunday service on September 28th at 10:45 for a continuation of this special event. For more information, please call or go online.
Community Kids' Fall Celebration (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Dalton City, IL
The United Methodist Church (Yard), 200 East Freeland Street in Dalton City IL, will be hosting the Community Kids' Fall Celebration on Saturday, September 27th at 5pm. The mobil Scovill petting zoo, children's magician, games for all ages and more fun and everything is free. Please call or email with questions.
Care for Share Fundraising Dinner (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm)
Join the 2nd Annual Care for Share Annual Dinner Auction at the Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Center, Urbana on Saturday, September 27th at 5:30pm. This event raises funds to help care for all the rescue horses. Tickets are $70 for individuals or buy a table of 8 for $500. Tickets will be available to be purchased directly on our website or more information is available by calling.
Mitch McVicker in concert (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Mitch McVicker will be in concert at the Merge, 4141 N Cloverleaf Dr in St. Peters MO, on Saturday, September 27th at 7pm. The concert is free and you can get details by calling or going online.
7th Annual Rummage Sale (Sat. Sep 27, 2014 10:00 pm - Sun. Sep 28, 2014 4:00 am)
Christ Community Church, 12410 Van Dyke Road of Plainfield, will host the 7th Annual Rummage Sale on Saturday, September 27th from 8am-2pm. The proceeds will benefit the GEMS Girls Club. For details, please call or email.