Family Calendar & Concerts

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Sun. Aug 23, 2015 - Sat. Aug 29, 2015
August 2015

Fri. Aug 28, 2015

CPR & First Aid Class (Fri. Aug 28, 2015 9:00 am - 12:30 pm)

The American Heart Association will host free CPR with AED and First Aid certification classes at the Victory Church, 109 S. Second St in Camargo. This class will take place on Friday, August 28th with CPR from 9am-12:30pm and first First Aid 1:30 to 4pm. Participants may attend either one or both sessions.  Pre-registration is required. Please call for registration or details. 

MOPS (Fri. Aug 28, 2015 9:30 am - 11:15 am)

Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 202 W. Jefferson St in Morris, will host MOPS-Mothers of Preschoolers the 2nd and 4th Fridays of each month from 9:30-11:15am. Details about each meeting are posted on the website so please go online.

MOPS Kickoff Open House (Fri. Aug 28, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

First Baptist Church, 1804 S. Ninth St in Mattoon will host the MOPS Kickoff Open House on Saturday, August 29th from 6-8pm. For details please call or go online.

Graham Renouf speaking (Fri. Aug 28, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Graham Renouf will be speaking on Friday, August 28th at 7pm at the Cross Tabernacle Church, 2929 N. 7th St in Terre Haute. For details on this service please call or go online.

The Best of Broadway (Fri. Aug 28, 2015 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Resurrection Players will perform a benefit concert on Friday, August 28th at 8pm at the First Congregational Church, 1047 Curtiss St in Downers Grove. The Best of Broadway will be presented for Hope’s Front Door. The concert will feature the Christian Rock Band, Guided Path and 10 vocal performers. Proceeds from the concert and a silent auction will go toward Hope’s Front Door. For more details please call or go online.

Sat. Aug 29, 2015

Men's Legacy Retreat (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 7:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Lampstand Church. 655 S. Airport Rd in Decatur, will host the Men's Legacy Retreat on Saturday, August 29th beginning at 7am. This is a one day men's retreat where 6 speakers will explore the topics all men face. Breakfast and lunch are provided and the event is free. Please call or go online to register. 

Do Something 5K (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 8:00 am - 10:00 am)

The Do Something 5K will take place on Saturday, August 29th beginning at 8am at Crystal Lake Park in Urbana. This event will benefit a ministry for the church in Liberia. Brackets are divided into 5 years by gender. Please call or go online to signup or for details.

Taste of The Prairie & "Half-Stitched The Musical" (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Green Mill Village Theatre, 917 Green Mill Rd in Arcola, will present "Half-Stitched The Musical" and a Taste of the Prairie on the last Saturday of the month June-September. Taste of the Prairie will be held from 9am-1pm. The musical will be presented at 1 or 7pm.  For more information please call or go online.

Leadership Event with Jill Savage (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Windsor Road Christian Church, 2501 W. Windsor Rd in Champaign, will host a Leadership Event on Saturday, August 29th beginning at 9am. Jill Savage will speak at the conference entitled "Turn Your Mess Into Your Message". The cost is $15 per person and includes lunch. Registration is available online as well as details.

Remote Control Giant Plane Fly-in (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 9:00 am - 5:00 pm)

The Champaign County Remote Control Club is hosting its' 31st annual Barnstormers Giant Plane Fly-In on Saturday, August 29th from 9am-5pm and Sunday, August 30th from 9am-1pm.  Admission & parking are free.  Flying field is on Route 150, 2 1/2 miles West of Champaign's Mattis Avenue. For more details, please call.

Back to School Rally (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Eagle Rock Christian Center, 2930 Meridian Road in Peru, will host a Back To School Rally on Saturday, August 29th beginning at 1pm. There will be family fun with food, carnival games, live music, clothing give away, school supplies and more. The event is completely free. In case of rain the rally will be held indoors. Please call or go online for details.

Dinner and Silent Auction Benefit (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Solid Rock Chapel, 1213 E. Jackson St in Sullivan, will host a benefit for Tom Ray on Saturday, August 29th from 3-8pm. All proceeds from this event will be used for medical expenses and to support his family. Please go online for details about this event.

Josh Wilson in concert (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Josh Wilson will be in a free concert on Saturday, August 29th at 5pm at the Tower Park in Peoria Heights. Concessions will be available. Please bring a lawn chair or blanket. The free concert is presented by Peoria Heights Congregational Church. For more details, please call or go online.

 

The Best of Broadway (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Resurrection Players will perform a benefit concert on Friday, August 28th at 8pm at the First Congregational Church, 1047 Curtiss St in Downers Grove. The Best of Broadway will be presented for Hope’s Front Door. The concert will feature the Christian Rock Band, Guided Path and 10 vocal performers. Proceeds from the concert and a silent auction will go toward Hope’s Front Door. For more details please call or go online.

Sun. Aug 30, 2015

The Leadership Summit (Sun. Aug 30, 2015 9:00 am - 2:00 pm)

The Church of Christ, 2601 South Philo Rd in Urbana, will host The Leadership Summity with Steve Diggs on Sunday, August 30th at 9am, Noon and 1pm. For more information please call or go online.

Gospel Concert (Sun. Aug 30, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Valier First Baptist Church will host a Gospel concert on Sunday, August 30th at 6pm at the Community Building in Toddlar Park in Valier. The concert is free. For more details please call or go online.

Citywide Service (Sun. Aug 30, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Cross Tabernacle Church, 2929 N. 7th Street Terre Haute, will host a Citywide Worship Gathering on Sunday, August 30th at 6pm. For more details, please call or go online.

Bandaging Haiti Benefit (Sun. Aug 30, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

The Bandaging Haiti Benefit will take place on Sunday, August 30th at 6pm at Fouts Christian Church, 1629 E. Dix Irvington Rd in Centralia. Music will be provided by Banbury Cross and there will be an ice cream fellowship. All donations will go towards medical supplies for Haiti. For more information please call or go online.

Sidewalk Prophets in concert (Sun. Aug 30, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Sidewalk Prophets will be in concert on Sunday, August 30th at 7pm at the First United Methodist Church, 127 N. 4th St in Vandalia. The concert is free. For more information, please call or email.

Mon. Aug 31, 2015

Parents Day Out Program (Mon. Aug 31, 2015 9:30 am - 2:30 pm)

The View Church, 1201 S. Giant City Rd in Carbondale, will host a Parents Day Out Program beginning Monday, August 31st. The program will serve children ages 3 and 4 up to five hours per day, two days per week. The program cost is only $4 hourly. Register either by email or by calling.