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Sun. Feb 1, 2015 - Sat. Feb 7, 2015
February 2015

Sun. Feb 1, 2015

"Soup-er" Bowl Dinner (Sun. Feb 1, 2015 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm)

The First Church of the Nazarene, 1177 W. Hickory Point Rd in Decatur, will host "Soup-er" Bowl Sunday Dinner on Sunday, February 1st from 4:30-10:30pm with half-time devotional time. Please bring a soup to share. Please call or go online for details.

Tue. Feb 3, 2015

MOPS (Tue. Feb 3, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Our MOPS group (Mothers of Preschoolers) meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. at the Free Methodist Church, 1367 Hwy 140 in Greenville, from 9am-11am. Childcare is provided. For more information please call or email.

Christian Women's Fellowship (Tue. Feb 3, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

Cross Lane Community Church, 2204 Lafayette Ave in Terre Haute, is hosting a Christian Women's Fellowship evening the first Tuesday of each month from 7-8:30. For details please call the church. 

Wed. Feb 4, 2015

Community Shoe Drive (Wed. Feb 4, 2015 7:00 am - 8:00 am)

Salem Lutheran Church, 22E. Beecher St in Jacksonville, is sponsoring a Community Shoe Drive in January and February for the Shoeman Water Project. Money from the sale of the shoes is used to purchase well drilling rigs, water filtration systems, and other supplies to bring clean, fresh water to those who thirst. New or gently worn shoes can be dropped off at the church or in Jacksonville at:  Bob Freesen YMCA,  Boyd Music,  College Avenue Dental, Faith Lutheran Church, Fitness World, Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Our Savior's Catholic School, Fast Stop, Trinity Lutheran School-Arenzville,  Waverly Public Library, and Virginia City Hall. For details please call or go online.

Precept Bible Study (Wed. Feb 4, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Join The Windsor Road Christian Church, 2501 W. Windsor Rd in Champaign will host a Precept Upon Precept study on the topic of Spiritual Gifts Wednesday morning at 9am and evening at 6:30pm. Childcare is available for the morning class only. Please sign up and notify us that you will need childcare. The church offers various events for children in the evening class. Sign up necessary to ensure there are enough materials for everyone. The cost is $27 and information can be obtained by calling or on line. 

Where Moms Connect (Wed. Feb 4, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm)

Cross Lutheran Church, 8609 Rt 47 in Yorkville, hosts Where Moms Connect on the first and third Wednesday evenings from 6:30-8pm. For details, please go online or call.

Circle of Moms (Wed. Feb 4, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Circle of Moms is a group of mothers who meet the first Wednesday of every month at 6pm at the World Gospel Church, 900 Gardendale Rd in Terre Haute IN. The vision of Circle of Moms is to strengthen relationships between mothers of all generations. Free Childcare is provided. Please see our fb group online. Look for Circle of Moms: Bridging Generations.

GEMS meeting (Wed. Feb 4, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm)

GEMS: God Embracing Mothers who are Single meets Wednesdays at the Windsor Rd Christian Church, 2501 W Windsor Road in Champaign. We provide motivating Bible messages, convenient location, free dinner, childcare for kids homework help for your kids and more every 1st and 3rd Wednesday from 6-7:45pm. Please call, email or go online for details.

 

Thu. Feb 5, 2015

Mom2Mom (Thu. Feb 5, 2015 9:02 am - 11:02 am)

The Vineyard Church, Sullivan Campus, 1805 South Hamilton in Sullivan, is hosting Mom2Mom which meets from 9-11am and continues on the 1st and 3rd Thursday throughout the school year. This ministry is for moms with children of all ages. Light breakfast will be served and childcare is available for a small fee. For more information, please email or call.

Moms By Faith (Thu. Feb 5, 2015 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

Moms By Faith Fall Bible Study is held Thursdays from 9:15-11:15am at Wheatland Salem Church, 1852 S. 95th St in Naperville. There is no joining fee, but there is childcare for a small fee. Please go online for all the details or call the church. 

School Open House (Thu. Feb 5, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

St. John's Lutheran School, 100 Charleston Ave in Mattoon, will host an Open House on Thursday, February 5th at 6pm. For more information please call or email.

Fri. Feb 6, 2015

Mommy Moments (Fri. Feb 6, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Windsor Road Christian Church, 2501 W. Windsor Rd in Champaign, will host Mommy Moments the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month from 9-11am. This is a time to recharge and refresh with other moms. For more information or to register, please call or go online.

MOPS (Fri. Feb 6, 2015 9:00 am - 11:30 am)

New Life, 500 Gougar Rd in New Lenox,  MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) theme this semester is "Be You Bravely"and the meetings are Fridays. We meet 2 Fridays per month from 9-11:30am. Registration is $25 and annual dues is $90 (paid in two payments). Scholarships are available. Check out our website for more information or call or email.

IF: Gathering (Fri. Feb 6, 2015 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Christ Community Church, 13400 Bell Rd in Lemont, will hold an IF: Gathering on Friday and Saturday, February 6th from 3-10pm and 7th from 10am-5pm. This 2-day gathering will bring women together from around the world to wrestle with belief that God is real. Please go online to register for this event. 

C-U at Home One Winter Night Fundraiser (Fri. Feb 6, 2015 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm)

Join WBGL and C-U at Home for the fundraise One Winter Night on Friday February 6th from 6pm to 6am Saturday February 7th at 102 N. Neil St in Champaign. This year's specific emphasis is on education with a full slate of presentations about various issues related to homelessness and will be held in the City Council Chambers. There are 4 different ways for you to be involved: be a box dweller, be a sponsor, be a volunteer or be a donator of support. C-U at Home is a 501C-3 Non Profit Ministry. For more information please call or go online.

Daddy Daughter Valentine Dance (Fri. Feb 6, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

The Edwardsville Park District will host a Daddy Daughter Valentine Dance on either Friday, February 6th or Saturday, February 7th from 6-8:30pm at the Wildey Theatre  on the 3rd Floor in Edwardsville. The cost is $15/person and registration is necessary by January 30th. time. For registration, please go online. 

North Mac If:Gathering (Fri. Feb 6, 2015 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

First Baptist Church, 157 W. Jackson St in Virden, is hosting a live stream of the IF: Gathering on Friday and Saturday, February 6th from 6-10pm and 7th from 9am-6pm in Pitman Hall. Meals are not provided but there is a lunch time. Please call or go online for more details. 

Sat. Feb 7, 2015

Annual Ladies Retreat (Sat. Feb 7, 2015 8:30 am - 3:30 pm)

Join the Church of Christ, 226 E. Sherman St in St. Joseph, for the 4th Annual Ladies Retreat "Love Is All You Need" on Saturday, February 7th beginning at 8:30am. There will be breakout sessions for women of all stages of life. Women need to register online or by calling the church prior to the event. Please call or go online for details or to register.

Be Empowered Panel Discussion (Sat. Feb 7, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Be Empowered a panel discussion and learning opportunity will be held on Saturday, February 7th at 9am at St. John Neumann Church, 2900 E. Main St in St. Charles. For details please call or email.

 

Annual Sausage Supper (Sat. Feb 7, 2015 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Bondville United Methodist Church, 100 W Chestnut in Bondville, will host a full meal dinner Sausage Supper on Saturday, February 7th at 4pm. The cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 and free for children 4 and under. For details please call or email.

Trivia Night (Sat. Feb 7, 2015 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Trivia Night and auction to benefit Unity West School, 212 E. Washington St in Tolono, is hosting a Trivia Night on Saturday, February 7th at 7pm. Doors open to pick your own table at 6pm and trivia begins at 7. Bring your own food and drinks will be for sale, however outside drinks not allowed. The cost is $10 per player, 6-8 players per table. Please call ro reserve a table. All proceeds from the evening will be donated to the Unity West PTO.

Rend Collective in concert (Sat. Feb 7, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Rend Collective will be in concert on Saturday, February 7th at 7pm at Lincoln Christian University, Hargrove Chapel, 100 Campus Dr in Lincoln. Tickets range from $10-$25 and can be obtained by going online. For more details call or go online.

Movie Night (Sat. Feb 7, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Chrisman Christian Church, 217 N. Illinois in Chrisman will host a movie night on Saturday, February 7th at 7pm and will show the movie "God's Not Dead". would like to invite all to this outreach event showing "God's Not Dead." Popcorn and drinks will be provided and prizes will be drawn after the movie is over. For details, please call or go online.

Sun. Feb 8, 2015

Fight For Air Climb (Sun. Feb 8, 2015 7:00 am - 9:00 am)

The American Lung Association is hosting the Fight for Air Climb at the Hilton in Springfield on Sunday, February 8th at 7am. There are 3 ways to be involved: The 32 Floor Climb: Climb all 32 floors of the Hilton Springfield just once or the Ultimate Climb: Climb 32 floors as many times as you can in one hour or the Virtual Climb: Show your support and raise vital funds for the American Lung Association. For more details please call or go online. 

The Lesters in concert (Sun. Feb 8, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

The Lesters will be in concert at the First Church of God, 2600 S. Banker St in Effingham, on Sunday February 8th at 10am. The concert is free and a love offering will be received. Please call or go online for more details.

Mon. Feb 9, 2015

CASA Volunteer Training (Mon. Feb 9, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocate, volunteer training begins Monday, February 9th at 5pm at 1141 Oak St in Terre Haute. CASA's advocate for and appear in court on behalf of children who have been removed from their parental homes due to abuse or neglect. Please call for more information.

Sisterhood Bible Study (Mon. Feb 9, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm)

The Women of the Martinsville First Baptist Church host Sisterhood, a Bible study for women each Monday night at 6pm. All women are invited to attend. For more details please call or go online. 

Tue. Feb 10, 2015

Mom2Mom (Tue. Feb 10, 2015 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

The Vineyard Church in Urbana, on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month at 9:15am. Mom2Mom is a group for moms with children of all ages. Childcare and breakfast provided for a small fee. Please call or go online for details.

Ladies and Girls Valentine Party (Tue. Feb 10, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

The Women of Cross Tabernacle Church, 2929 N. 7th St in Terre Haute, are hosting a Ladies and Girls Valentine Party on Tuesday, February 10th from 6:30-8:30pm at the church in the Gym. To RSVP or for more details please call or go online. 

MOPS Meetings (Tue. Feb 10, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

St. Mary's, 301 St. Mary's St in Minooka, is hosting a MOPS group and they are  looking for moms who want to be the best mom she can be. We the 2nd and 4th Tuesday every month from 6:30-8:30pm. Baby sitting is provided if needed. Please call or go online for details.

Wed. Feb 11, 2015

The Good and Beautiful Community Bible Study (Wed. Feb 11, 2015 8:45 am - 10:45 am)

The Vineyard Church, 1805 S. Hamilton in Sullivan will be hosting the Bible Study "The Good and Beautiful Community" Wednesdays at 8:45am beginning February 11th. For more information please email or call the church. 

Precept Bible Study (Wed. Feb 11, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Join The Windsor Road Christian Church, 2501 W. Windsor Rd in Champaign will host a Precept Upon Precept study on the topic of Spiritual Gifts Wednesday morning at 9am and evening at 6:30pm. Childcare is available for the morning class only. Please sign up and notify us that you will need childcare. The church offers various events for children in the evening class. Sign up necessary to ensure there are enough materials for everyone. The cost is $27 and information can be obtained by calling or on line. 

Home School Skate (Wed. Feb 11, 2015 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm)

Channahon Park District is hosting Homes School Skate the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 12:30pm at the Skateland Recreation Center, 25334 W. Eames in Channahon. This even it open to all homeschool families. For details please call or email. 

Thu. Feb 12, 2015

Beth Moore Bible Study (Thu. Feb 12, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

The Vineyard Church, 1500 N. Lincoln Ave in Urbana, will host the Beth Moore study, "David: Seeking a Heart Like His" beginning on Thursday, February 12th at 9am. For more details or to reserve a book, please call or email. 

MOPS (Thu. Feb 12, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Join other ladies for a new Mothers of Preschoolers group at Emmanuel Baptist Church, 701 Lions Rd in Sandwich IL. They will be meeting the second and last Thursday of the month from 9-11am. Childcare will be provided. For more information, please call or find us on facebook.

 

Mom2Mom (Thu. Feb 12, 2015 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

The Vineyard Church will be hosting Mom2Mom the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 9:15-11:15 at the Sangaman Valley Christian Center 200 W Washington St in Mahomet. Please call or check out our facebook page for details.

Prayer Brown Bag for Foster & Vulnerable Families (Thu. Feb 12, 2015 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm)

Illini Christian Ministries, 411 E. Park St, Suite 106 in Champaign, will join together in prayer for the foster and vulnerable families in Champaign County from 12-1 PM every 2nd Thursday of the month. Bring a sack lunch. This is a partnership between The Forgotten Initiative and Illini Christian Ministries. For more information please email or go online. 

 

Alzheimer's & Dementia Support Group (Thu. Feb 12, 2015 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Amber Glen Alzheimer's Special Care Center, 1704 E. Amber Lane in Urbana, hosts as Alzheimer's & Dementia Support Group on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 2-3pm. For more information please call or email. 

 

Women of Virtue (Thu. Feb 12, 2015 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

The Women of Cross Tabernacle Church, 2929 N. 7th St in Terre Haute, are hosting a Women of Virtue Discipleship Meeting the 2nd Thursday of each month from 6:30-7:30 at the church in the coffee shop. For more details please call or go online. 

Fri. Feb 13, 2015

Community Shoe Drive (Fri. Feb 13, 2015 7:00 am - 8:00 am)

Salem Lutheran Church, 22E. Beecher St in Jacksonville, is sponsoring a Community Shoe Drive in January and February for the Shoeman Water Project. Money from the sale of the shoes is used to purchase well drilling rigs, water filtration systems, and other supplies to bring clean, fresh water to those who thirst. New or gently worn shoes can be dropped off at the church or in Jacksonville at:  Bob Freesen YMCA,  Boyd Music,  College Avenue Dental, Faith Lutheran Church, Fitness World, Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Our Savior's Catholic School, Fast Stop, Trinity Lutheran School-Arenzville,  Waverly Public Library, and Virginia City Hall. For details please call or go online.

MOPS/MOPS Next (Fri. Feb 13, 2015 8:45 am - 10:45 am)

Ignite Christian Church, 301 S. Broadway in Coal City, is beginning Mothers of Preschoolers and MOPS Next. MOPS Next includes mothers with children of any school age. MOPS and MOPS Next meet on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month at 8:45am. Child care is provided. Please call, email or go online for details.

LIVE with Intention Tour (Fri. Feb 13, 2015 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm)

PASS Network for Life will be hosting Phil Stacey and Trevor Hager musically with Ray McElroy speaking at the Live With Intention Tour. It will take place Friday-Saturday, February 13th-21st at various locations. Alsip, Orland Park, Oak Forest, South Holland, Lansing, Palos Heights, Oak Lawn, New Lenox, Chicago Heights, Tinley Park and Wheaton. Please go online for times and more information.

 

Parenting Seminar (Fri. Feb 13, 2015 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Grace Christian School of Pontiac will present a Parenting Seminar called "Raising Godly Kids, Because Good Isn't Enough" with speakers Pastor Jarrod and Julie Bartholomew on Friday and Saturday, February 13th & 14th at City Hall, 115 W. Howard St in Pontiac. The conference begins at 6pm on Friday and 8:30am on Saturday. Please register for this free event online or call for details. 

Daddy Daughter Dance (Fri. Feb 13, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

The Charleston Park District is hosting the Annual Daddy Daughter Dance on Friday, February 13th at 7pm at Charleston High School Cafeteria in Charleston IL. The cost is $22 for a couple and $9 for each additional daughter. For more details or tickets, please go online. 

Second Annual Valentine's Dance and Fundraiser (Fri. Feb 13, 2015 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

The Second Annual Valentine Dance and Fundraiser for The Meeting Grounds and Next Step Foundation, Inc will take place Friday, February 13th at 7pm at The Meeting Grounds, 1400 S. 6th St. in Terre Haute. There is a suggested donation of $10/person, $20/couple or family for admittance which also covers refreshments and drinks from the coffee bar. All proceeds benefit Next Step Foundation, Inc. and The Meeting Grounds. For more information please go online.

Sat. Feb 14, 2015

Pancake Breakfast (Sat. Feb 14, 2015 7:00 am - 10:00 am)

Dalton City United Methodist Church, 200 N. Water St. in Dalton City, is hosting an all you can eat Pancake & Sausage and Biscuit & Gravy Breakfast on Saturday, February 14th beginning at 7am. The cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children 3-10 and free for children 2 and under. Please call for more information. 

 

Walk A Mile in My Shoes (Sat. Feb 14, 2015 8:00 am - 11:00 am)

Join the Walk A Mile in My Shoes Fundraiser on Saturday, February 14th at 8am at the Harkness Center, 60 W. 4th St in  Aurora.This Walk helps homeless women and children to get back on their feet, and it introduces them to a relationship with Christ through Bible study. For details please call or go online.

Mission Trip Fundraiser Dinner (Sat. Feb 14, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

The Third Baptist Church, 1102 e. Boulevard in Marion, will host a free dinner of authentic Haitian food Saturday, February 14th beginning at 6pm. A free will offering will be taken for the 2015 Haiti Mission Team. Reservations are required by Wednesday February 11th. Please call or email for reservations or more information.

The Barnett Trio in concert (Sat. Feb 14, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Join The Barnett Trio in concert for a Valentine Gospel Sing at the Rosedale Baptist Church, Middle and Depot Street in Rosedale IN on Saturday, February 14th at 7pm. This is a free concert and a love offering will be received. Please call for details.

 

Aladdin Jr.! presented (Sat. Feb 14, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Spotlight Productions of Aurora will presented Aladdin Jr! at the High School Fine Arts Centre, 1201 Main Street in Batavia. Performances will be Friday-Sunday, February 13th-15h and Saturday & Sunday, February 21st and 22nd. For more information or tickets to this event please call or go online.

Biannual Bag Sale (Sat. Feb 14, 2015 8:00 pm - Sun. Feb 15, 2015 1:00 am)

The Silk Purse Thrift Store, 924 N Merchant Street in Effingham, will hold the biannual bag sale on Saturday February 14th from 8am-1pm. The Silk Purse was developed to supplement the income of the Family Life Pregnancy Care Center. 100% of net proceeds helps support the Family Life Center. 

Sun. Feb 15, 2015

Biannual Bag Sale (Sat. Feb 14, 2015 8:00 pm - Sun. Feb 15, 2015 1:00 am)

The Silk Purse Thrift Store, 924 N Merchant Street in Effingham, will hold the biannual bag sale on Saturday February 14th from 8am-1pm. The Silk Purse was developed to supplement the income of the Family Life Pregnancy Care Center. 100% of net proceeds helps support the Family Life Center. 

Movie Night (Sun. Feb 15, 2015 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Grace Christian School will host a premiere of the movie, "Hoovey" at the Pontiac Township High School auditorium, 1100 Indiana Ave in Pontiac, on Sunday, February 15th at 4pm. As a special treat the entire Elliott family will be in attendance and will speak to the audience. Tickets can be purchased online. Please call for details.

Dixieland Weekend (Sun. Feb 15, 2015 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm)

St. John's Lutheran Church, 235 S. Green St in Somonauk, will host worship with a 6-piece Dixieland band to celebrate the coming of Lent. The worship times will take place on Saturday February 14th at 5pm and Sunday, February 15th at 8-10:30am. Please call or email for details.

Family Skate Night (Sun. Feb 15, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

The Vineyard Church in Sullivan and Charleston are sponsoring a family skate night at the Silver Star Skate Center, Rt 45 North in Mattoon, on Sunday, February 15th at 5pm.   Admission is free and Skate rental is $1.  Concessions are available for purchase. For more information please email or go online.

Book Signing and Celebration (Sun. Feb 15, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Lawrence Trimble, author of the new book "The Greatness Factor"will be signing copies of the book on Sunday, February 15th after a celebration service at Maranatha Church,
555 Imboden Dr in Decatur. For more information please call or email. 

Healing Rooms (Sun. Feb 15, 2015 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

The Healing Rooms, Vineyard Church 1500 N. Lincoln Ave in Urbana, will be open for prayer on Sunday, February 15th at 6pm. For details please call or email.

 

Mon. Feb 16, 2015

LIVE with Intention Tour (Mon. Feb 16, 2015 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm)

PASS Network for Life will be hosting Phil Stacey and Trevor Hager musically with Ray McElroy speaking at the Live With Intention Tour. It will take place Friday-Saturday, February 13th-21st at various locations. Alsip, Orland Park, Oak Forest, South Holland, Lansing, Palos Heights, Oak Lawn, New Lenox, Chicago Heights, Tinley Park and Wheaton. Please go online for times and more information.

 

Tue. Feb 17, 2015

MOPS (Tue. Feb 17, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Our MOPS group (Mothers of Preschoolers) meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. at the Free Methodist Church, 1367 Hwy 140 in Greenville, from 9am-11am. Childcare is provided. For more information please call or email.

Single Moms Ministry (Tue. Feb 17, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

The Vineyard Church of Urbana, 1500 N. Lincoln Ave in Urbana, is hosting the The Single Mom Ministry "In His Hands". This is a new ministry for single moms of all ages and stages. In His Hands meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6pm for dinner and for encouragement. Children attending childcare will have dinner provided. Childcare is provided at no cost but pre-registration is required. For details or to register, please go online.

Wed. Feb 18, 2015

The Good and Beautiful Community Bible Study (Wed. Feb 18, 2015 8:45 am - 10:45 am)

The Vineyard Church, 1805 S. Hamilton in Sullivan will be hosting the Bible Study "The Good and Beautiful Community" Wednesdays at 8:45am beginning February 11th. For more information please email or call the church. 

GEMS meeting (Wed. Feb 18, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm)

GEMS: God Embracing Mothers who are Single begins meeting Wednesday, September 3rd at the Windsor Rd Christian Church, 2501 W Windsor Road in Champaign. We provide motivating Bible messages, convenient location, free dinner, childcare for kids homework help for your kids and more every 1st and 3rd Wednesday from 6-7:45pm. Please call, email or go online for details.

Thu. Feb 19, 2015

Beth Moore Bible Study (Thu. Feb 19, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

The Vineyard Church, 1500 N. Lincoln Ave in Urbana, will host the Beth Moore study, "David: Seeking a Heart Like His" beginning on Thursday, February 12th at 9am. For more details or to reserve a book, please call or email. 

MOPS (Thu. Feb 19, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Arthur Mennonite Church, 710 E Park St in Arthur, will be meeting the 3rd Thursday morning of each month from 9-11am. This year's theme is "Be You Bravely". Childcare is available. Breakfast will be served and each week will host an inspirational speaker.

Mom2Mom (Thu. Feb 19, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

The Vineyard Church, Sullivan Campus, 1805 South Hamilton in Sullivan, is hosting Mom2Mom from 9-11am and continues on the 1st and 3rd Thursday throughout the school year. This ministry is for moms with children of all ages. Light breakfast will be served and childcare is available for a small fee. For more information, please email or call.

M.O.M.S (Thu. Feb 19, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Mahomet MOMS are for mothers of children birth to kindergarten and the meetings are on the first and third Thursday of the month from 9-11am at Grace Church, Oak St in Mahomet. Please call or go online for more details.

Moms By Faith (Thu. Feb 19, 2015 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

Moms By Faith Fall Bible Study is held Thursdays from 9:15-11:15am at Wheatland Salem Church, 1852 S. 95th St in Naperville. There is no joining fee, but there is childcare for a small fee. Please go online for all the details or call the church. 

LIVE with Intention Tour (Thu. Feb 19, 2015 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm)

PASS Network for Life will be hosting Phil Stacey and Trevor Hager musically with Ray McElroy speaking at the Live With Intention Tour. It will take place Friday-Saturday, February 13th-21st at various locations. Alsip, Orland Park, Oak Forest, South Holland, Lansing, Palos Heights, Oak Lawn, New Lenox, Chicago Heights, Tinley Park and Wheaton. Please go online for times and more information.

 

Big Daddy Weave/Jason Gray/Citizen Way/ Lauren Daigle in concert (Thu. Feb 19, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm)

Big Daddy Weave; Jason Gray; Citizen Way; Lauren Daigle will be in concert at the Beautiful Things Tour on Thursday, February 19th at 7pm at Vineyard Church, 1500 N Lincoln Ave in Urbana. Tickets are $20; $30 and $45 and can be purchased online. For further information please call or email.

Fri. Feb 20, 2015

Mommy Moments (Fri. Feb 20, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Windsor Road Christian Church, 2501 W. Windsor Rd in Champaign, will host Mommy Moments the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month from 9-11am. This is a time to recharge and refresh with other moms. For more information or to register, please call or go online.

GEMS Meeting with Amy Puccillo (Fri. Feb 20, 2015 9:00 am - 11:15 am)

GEMS (Godly Encouragement for Moms) is hosting guest speaker Amy Puccillo Friday, February 20th from 9-11:15am at Trinity Church of the Nazarene, 1451 Raymond Dr in Naperville. Her topic will be "Guard Your Heart Like A Ninja". There will be a breakfast and childcare available but advanced registration is required. The cost is $5 for ladies and $5/child with a childcare family maximum of $15, with advance registration. Walk-Ins welcome for $7. Please see our website or e-mail for questions.  

MOPS (Fri. Feb 20, 2015 9:00 am - 11:30 am)

New Life, 500 Gougar Rd in New Lenox,  MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) theme this semester is "Be You Bravely"and the meetings are Fridays. We meet 2 Fridays per month from 9-11:30am. Registration is $25 and annual dues is $90 (paid in two payments). Scholarships are available. Check out our website for more information or call or email.

Soirée at the Gallery (Fri. Feb 20, 2015 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra will present Soiree at the Gallery, 2502 S. Neil St in Champaign, Friday, February 20th 5-8pm. Please make reservations by February 13th by calling, emailing or going online. The cost is $100 per person and all proceeds go to CUSO.

Empty Bowl Supper Fundraiser (Fri. Feb 20, 2015 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm)

The High School of Saint Thomas More, 3901 N. Mattis Ave in Champaign, will host an Empty Bowl Supper Fundraiser on Friday, February 20th from 5:30-7:30pm. This event will be held in conjunction with the Boys JV and Varsity Basketball games. The purpose is to raise funds to fight hunger. Please call or email for details.

A Winter Date Night with Julie Gorman (Fri. Feb 20, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Helmar Lutheran Church, 11935 Lisbon Rd in Newark, will host a Winter Date Night with Julie Gorman on Friday, February 20th at 6pm. For more details please call or go online. 

Darrell Evans in concert (Fri. Feb 20, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Darrell Evans will be in concert at Family Life Assembly of God, 2901 Veteran's Memorial Dr in Mt. Vernon, on Friday February 20th at 7pm. It will be an evening of worship and admission is free. Doors will open at 6:30. Please call or go online for details. 

 

Date Night with Jay and Laura Laffoon (Fri. Feb 20, 2015 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Friday, February 20th at 7pm enjoy a Date Night with Jay and Laura Laffoon, at the Centennial Chapel, Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais. The cost is $15 per person and maybe purchased by calling or going online. This event is for dating, engaged and married couples. For more information please call, email or go online.

 

Darrell Evans in concert (Fri. Feb 20, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Darrell Evans will be in concert on Friday, February 20th at 7pm at Family Life Church, 2901 Veterans Memorial Drive in Mount Vernon. This concert is in partnership with Christian Fellowship Church and admission is free. A love offering will be received. For more details please call, email or go online.

 

Croppers4Christ (Fri. Feb 20, 2015 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

The Martinsville First Baptist Church host Croppers 4 Christ on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month at 7pm. All scrapbooking or stamping enthusiasts are invited to work on a project and share your faith. For more details please call or go online. 

Sat. Feb 21, 2015

Iron Sharpens Iron Conference (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 7:30 am - 2:30 pm)

First Baptist Church, 1111 E. US Hwy 50 in O'Fallon, will host the Iron Sharpens Iron Men's Equipping Conference with Bryan Loritts and Dr. Gary and Barbara Rosberg on Saturday, February 21st beginning at 7:30am. For more details or to register, please go online.

Light of the World Retreat (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 8:00 am - 3:00 pm)

St Patrick Parish, 406 Walnut in Yorkville, will host the Light of the World Retreat Weekend experience Saturday-Monday, February 21st-23rd. For details or registration, please call or email.

Public Servants Prayer Service (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 8:30 am - 10:00 am)

There will be a Public Servants Prayer Service at the Holiday Inn, 3300 US 41 in Terre Haute, on Saturday, February 21st at 8:30am. The breakfast to encourage and show support for local public servants to include law enforcement officers, correctional officers, fire fighters, EMS and clergy. Please call for details.

Women's Retreat (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 9:00 am - 3:00 pm)

The First Baptist Church, 30 W. Cross St in Winchester, will present the 3rd Annual Women's Retreat, "Walking with Jesus: Step by Step, Season by Season" on Saturday, February 21st beginning at 9am.  Please call for details or to register.  

Garden Getaway Women's Retreat (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 9:00 am - 4:30 pm)

New Beginnings Lutheran Church, 304 E. Dunbar St in Mahomet, will host Garden Gateway Women's Retreat on Saturday, February 21st from 9am-4:30pm. Registration is $10 and includes lunch and all materials. Please call to register.

North Mac Moms Group (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Join the Moms at the First Baptist Church, 157 W. Jackson St in Virden, for the NM2 on the 3rd Saturday of every month from 9-11am. There is a speaker each month and refreshments. Childcare is available for $2.50 per child. For details please call or go online. 

Sisters of Strength Bible Study (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 10:00 am - 11:00 am)

The Women of Cross Tabernacle Church, 2929 N. 7th St in Terre Haute, are hosting a Sisters of Strength Bible Study the 3rd Saturday of each month from 10-11am at the church in the coffee shop. For more details please call or go online.

Haiti Benefit (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

The Crossover Church, 1701 Wabash Ave in Mattoon, will host a Haiti Benefit on Saturday, February 21st at 5pm. This benefit is to provide on going financial support to a church/school in Charles, Haiti. A catered meal, silent auction, band and more will be featured at this event. Please register on line or call for more information. 

The Meagan Seals Benefit (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

The Friends of Meagan will host the Meagan Seals Benefit on Saturday, February 21st at 5pm at 112 North Main St in Elburn, IL. Meagan is 5 years old and was born with 4 rare conditions. For more details or to donate funds to help please call or go online. 

Chili Supper (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Dalton City United Methodist Church, 200 N. Water St in Dalton City, will host a Chili Supper on Saturday, February 21st beginning at 5pm. For more details please call.

 

Margaret Russell Scholarship Banquet (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Berean Christian Church, 1530 Illinois Ave in Murphysboro, will host the Margaret Russell Scholarship Banquet on Saturday, February 21st at 6pm. The Margaret Russell Scholarship Banquet raises funds for scholarships for students in good standing that are attending Christ based institutions of higher learning. The event will be highlighted by a guest speaker and honor prior recipients. For details please call, email or go online.

 

Daddy Daughter Dance (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

The Kiwanis Club of Danville is hosting the 6th Annual Daddy / Daughter Dance on Saturday, February 21st from 6-8pm at the Danville Community Middle School. This event is for girls ages 3-12 to attend with dads, granddads or other important adult male figures in their lives. Registration for this event is $25.00, plus $5.00 per additional daughter. For details, please go online. 

Aladdin Jr.! presented (Sat. Feb 21, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Spotlight Productions of Aurora will presented Aladdin Jr! at the High School Fine Arts Centre, 1201 Main Street in Batavia. Performances will be Friday-Sunday, February 13th-15h and Saturday & Sunday, February 21st and 22nd. For more information or tickets to this event please call or go online.

Wed. Feb 25, 2015

The Good and Beautiful Community Bible Study (Wed. Feb 25, 2015 8:45 am - 10:45 am)

The Vineyard Church, 1805 S. Hamilton in Sullivan will be hosting the Bible Study "The Good and Beautiful Community" Wednesdays at 8:45am beginning February 11th. For more information please email or call the church. 

Thu. Feb 26, 2015

Beth Moore Bible Study (Thu. Feb 26, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

The Vineyard Church, 1500 N. Lincoln Ave in Urbana, will host the Beth Moore study, "David: Seeking a Heart Like His" beginning on Thursday, February 12th at 9am. For more details or to reserve a book, please call or email. 

Mom2Mom (Thu. Feb 26, 2015 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

The Vineyard Church will be hosting Mom2Mom the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 9:15-11:15 at the Sangaman Valley Christian Center 200 W Washington St in Mahomet. Please call or check out our facebook page for details. 

Moms Connected with Sharon Clausen (Thu. Feb 26, 2015 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

First Baptist Church of Geneva West Campus, 3435 Keslinger Rd in Geneva, will host Moms Connected on Thursday February 26th from 9:15-11:15am. Sharon Clausen will the presenting "#teenager #parent #graceneeded: Avoiding the Parenting Comparison Trap". To register please go online or call for more details.

Rock and Worship Road Show (Thu. Feb 26, 2015 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Mercy Me, Crowder, Jamie Grace, Matt Maher, John Guerra, I Am They, Group 1 Crew, Shaun Groves and Tedashii will all be in concert at the Rock and Worship Road Show on Thursday, February 26th 6pm at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse, 125 S. Pennsylvania St in Indianapolis. Admission is $10 (by cash or check only) at the door and VIP tickets are available at the website. For more details please go online or call the venue. 

Fri. Feb 27, 2015

Mens 3 in1 Retreat with Scot Longyear and Tyler Chapman (Fri. Feb 27, 2015 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Hanging Rock Christian Assembly Christian Camp and Retreat Center, 6988 S. SR 263 in West Lebanon IN, will host the 3 in 1 Retreat for Men. This event will feature speakers Scott Longyear and Tyler Chapman Friday and Saturday, February 27th & 28th. The retreat is for men and boys from 1st grade through adult. For details or to register, please go online.

The Backpack Ball (Fri. Feb 27, 2015 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm)

Blessings in a Backpack will be host a Backpack Ball with dueling pianos on Friday, February 27th at 6pm at the Knights of Columbus, 1501 W. Fayette Ave in Effingham. Proceeds will benefit the program that sends bags of food home with students on weekends. Dinner will be served from 6-8pm with entertainment from 8-11pm. Tickets are $50 each, or reserved tables are available for $500 for 8 seats. To purchase tickets please email.

The Gathering (Fri. Feb 27, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

The Gathering, a Christian Singles Event will take place Friday, February 27th at 6:30pm at the Midwest Believers Church, 1802 S. Duncan Rd in Champaign. For details please call, email or go online.

Sat. Feb 28, 2015

Soup/Chili Fundraiser (Sat. Feb 28, 2015 5:30 am - 8:30 am)

First Fruits Homestead, a nonprofit CSA farm, will hold a fundraiser on Saturday, February 28th at 5:30pm at First Christian Church, 411 Jackson Ave in Charleston. There will be live entertainment, soup & chili dinner and a large raffle. Please call or go online for information about the fundraiser or sign-ups for the farm.

7th Annual Scrapbook Day Out (Sat. Feb 28, 2015 9:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Wilmington Elementary Parent Teacher Organization will host the 7th Annual Scrapbook Day Out 2015 on Saturday, February 28th beginning at 9am. the cost is $25 for the day and a complimentary lunch will be included. All proceeds benefit the WE-PTO. Please call or email for details.

Heart of a Woman (Sat. Feb 28, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

The Vineyard Church, 1805 S. Hamilton in Sullivan, will host the Heart of a Woman event on Saturday, February 28th from 10am-Noon. An RSVP is helpful but not necessary. For details or more information, please call or email.

 

Stone Soup Saturdays (Sat. Feb 28, 2015 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm)

Peace Tree Interfaith Spirituality Center, 5710 North Highway 67 in Florissant MO, will host Stone Soup Saturdays February 28th, March 7th, 14th, and 21st at 12:30pm. After a communal lunch participants will learn about body and soul healing practices.  Sessions are designed so participants may attend one, or all. A love offering to cover the cost of lunch will be accepted. For more details please call or email.

Amazing Women, Amazing Faith Women's Event (Sat. Feb 28, 2015 3:30 pm - 8:00 pm)

Blooming Grove Christian Church, 29207 Quarton Rd in Palmyra, will host the 2nd Amazing Women, Amazing Faith Women's Event on Saturday, February 28th beginning at 3:30pm with registration. The focus for this event is "WORRY". Registration starts at 3:30, event starts at 4 and lasts until 8pm.  For more information or to register early for a chance at a door prize please email.

The Hallelujah Sock Hop (Sat. Feb 28, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Join Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church, 3050 E. Davis Dr in Terre Haute, for the Hallelujah Sock Hop on Saturday, February 28th from 6-8:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Center. There will be food, friends, games and music. We will be collecting socks and hygiene items for our Operation Christmas Child boxes at the event.  For details, please call or go online.