Chicagoland West

Bethania Kids Dinner (Wed. Oct 1, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Yorkville, IL
630-930-2752
erinelizabeth.g@gmail.com
http://www.Bethaniakids.org

A dinner event for Bethania Kids, which is an orphanage/school in India will take place on Wednesday, October 1st at 6:30pm at 1532 Orchard St in Yorkville. Bethania Kids homes are now dotted across India. There will be a casual dinner (where we will serve an authentic Indian meal) and a presentation on what Bethania Kids is all about. Please call or email to RSVP.

Moms Together with Karen Ehman (Thu. Oct 2, 2014 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

Contact Info:

Geneva, IL
630-232-7068 X137
http://fbcg.com/ministries/women/moms-together/

Moms Together will host Karen Ehman of Proverbs 31 Ministry to speak on the topic How to Let Go and Welcome God's Interruptions. The meetings will take place Thursday, October 2nd and October16th at 9:15am at the First Baptist Church, 3435 Keslinger Road in Geneva. Moms Together is a program created to affirm and encourage mothers of infants through elementary-age children. Please call or go online for details.

Ladies' Night Out (Fri. Oct 3, 2014 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Naperville, IL
630-904-3311
http://www.alleluialutheran.org/

Ladies' Night Out at Alleluia! Lutheran Church, 4055 S. Book Rd in Naperville, on Friday, October 3rd from 7-10pm. The evening will have food, fun and live entertainment. This is a fundraiser for the upcoming Women's Retreat. Please call or go online for details.

The Cancer Killers Makeover (Sat. Oct 4, 2014 11:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Yorkville, IL
https://beacancerkiller2014.eventbrite.com

Dr. Charles Majors will be speaking at the Cancer Killers Makoever on Saturday, December 4th at 11am at Community Christian Church, 129 Commercial Dr. in Yorkville. A portion of the proceeds will benifit Madi Beetham. Madi  has been diagnosed with Lymphoblastic Lymphoma. For tickets, please go online.

Harvest Days (Sun. Oct 5, 2014 11:30 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Campton Hills, IL
630-584-8485
info@garfieldfarm.org
http://www.garfieldfarm.org

Garfield Farm Museum's is hosting Harvest Days Sunday, October 5th from 11:30am-4pm at the Farm, Rt 38 in Campton Hills. There will be demonstrations fo Historic household and farm skills. Please call or go online for details.

Anita Renfroe comedy concert (Thu. Oct 9, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Oswego, IL
630-554-3858
http://www.harvestnewbeginnings.com/

Anita Renfroe will be in a comedy concert on Thursday, October 9th beginning at 7pm. Harvest New Beginnings, 5315 Douglas Road Oswego, IL, will host this concert. For information on tickets or more information about the event please call or go online. 

HONK! presented (Fri. Oct 10, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Batavia, IL
847-516-2298
paul@pauleident.com
http://www.spotlight.org/arf14_honk

Spotlight Christian Youth Theater presents HONK!, a musical adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson's 'The Ugly Duckling'. It will be presented Thursday-Sunday, October 9th-12 at the High School Fine Arts Centre, 1201 Main St in Batavia. Performances are Thursday 9:30 & 11:45am, Friday 9:30 & 11:45am and 7pm, Saturday 6pm and Sunday 3pm. For more information or tickets please call or go online.

 

Big Day of Serving (Sat. Oct 11, 2014 8:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Yorkville, IL
630-553-7335
bziech@hiscross.org
http://www.hiscross.org

The Kendall County Big Day of Serving is happening Saturday, October 11th beginning at 8am with a rally in Yorkville at Cross Lutheran Church. After the rally, all youth groups will depart for a project in the community.  All projects will be completed by mid afternoon and gather back with the entire group for Celebration and Praise at the Closing Rally. Please call, email or go online for details.

Family Horse Fun Show (Sun. Oct 12, 2014 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Spirit Horse Farm is having a family show on Saturday, October 12th beginning at 10am at the Farm,  3874 N Route 71 in Sheridan IL. There will be class events and we will also collect a donation for a charitable organization. For more information please call, email or go online for details. This events proceeds will be donated to Feed My Starving Children.

Caregiver Support Group (Wed. Oct 15, 2014 10:00 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Wheaton, IL
630-668-3100
office@garychurch.org
www.garychurch.org

There will be a Caregiver Support Group every 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10-11:30 a.m. at Gary United Methodist Church, 224 N. Main St in Wheaton. This monthly support group is for those providing care for a loved one. Please call for more details.

Moms Together with Karen Ehman (Thu. Oct 16, 2014 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

Contact Info:

Geneva, IL
630-232-7068 X137
http://fbcg.com/ministries/women/moms-together/

Moms Together will host Karen Ehman of Proverbs 31 Ministry to speak on the topic How to Let Go and Welcome God's Interruptions. The meetings will take place Thursday, October 2nd and October16th at 9:15am at the First Baptist Church, 3435 Keslinger Road in Geneva. Moms Together is a program created to affirm and encourage mothers of infants through elementary-age children. Please call or go online for details.

GEMS Meeting with Jill Savage (Fri. Oct 17, 2014 9:00 am - 11:15 am)

GEMS (Godly Encouragement for Moms) is hosting guest speaker Jill Savage sharing on, "Living With Less So Your Family Has More" on Friday, October 17th from 9-11:15. There will be a breakfast and childcare is available but advanced registration is required. The childcare deadline is October 7th.  GEMS takes place at Trinity Church of the Nazarene, 1451 Raymond Dr in Naperville. 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.  

The Parenting Course (Fri. Oct 17, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Wheatland Salem Church, Oswego campus, 1217 Wolf Road in Oswego, is hosting The Parenting Children Course for 5 Fridays beginning October 17th at 7pm. This is for couples, single parents, step parents, grand-parents, and guardians. For details, please call or go online.

Pass It On Clothing Resale (Fri. Oct 24, 2014 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Aurora, IL
630-892-1551
http://www.aurorachristian.org/

Aurora Christian School, 2255 Sullivan Road in Aurora, is hosting a clothing resale event with 100% of the proceeds to benefit the needs within the community. The resale dates are October 24th from 5-9pm and Saturday October 25th from 9 am - 3 pm. Please call or go online to donate or get details.

Marriage Enrichment Event (Fri. Oct 24, 2014 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Joliet, IL
815 577-0262
WWMEPBJ@comcast.net

Join St Francis Xavier Church, 2500 Albeiter Rd in Joliet, for Date Night with Dr Jim and Carol Shores in an improv comedy event on Friday, October 24th beginning at 7pm. The event is open to all couples and the ticket cost is $25 per couple which includes refreshments. Tickets should be purchased in advance and are available by calling.

Movie Night (Sun. Oct 26, 2014 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Genesis Community Church, 1300 S. Broadway in Montgomery, will be hosting a free movie night on Sunday, October 26th beginning at 5:30pm. The movie will be "Mom's Night Out". 

Moms Together with Jeff Helton (Thu. Nov 6, 2014 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

Contact Info:

Geneva, IL
630-232-7068 x137
http://www.fcbg.com/mt

The West Campus of the 1st Baptist Church, 3435 Keslinger Rd in Geneva will host Moms Together with Jeff Helton on Thursdays, November 6th and 20th from 9:15-11:15am. The topic will be "Building the Character of our Children". Childcare is available for a small fee and you must be preregistered. For more details, please call or go online.

Holiday Vendor Show (Fri. Nov 7, 2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

There will be a Holiday Bunco and Vendor Show to benefit "Easter Seals Holiday Buddy Party" on Friday, November 7th at 6pm. Admission is $5 per person. This event will take place at VFW Cantigny Post 367, 826 Horseshow Dr in Joliet. For more information, please go online to our facebook page.

Marriage Encounter (Fri. Nov 7, 2014 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Rockford, IL
815-252-8048
senecacc@att.net
http://www.agme.org

The Assembly of God Marriage Encounter will be held Friday-Sunday, November 7th-9th at the Courtyard Marriott, 7676 East State Road in Rockford. It's not a retreat, it's not a seminar-it's one of a kind-just like your marriage. For details or registration please call, email or go online.

Family Portraits Offered (Sat. Nov 15, 2014 11:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Aurora, IL
630-653-1044
http://wheatonchristiancenter.com/aurora-campus

HelpProtrait will be offering free Christmas Portraits for the whole family on Saturday, November 15th beginning at 11am at the Wheaton Christian Center, Aurora Campus, 161 S. Linconlyway; Suite 309 in North Aurora. No appointments necessary and portraits will be taken by professional photographers. Call or go online with questions.

 

Caregiver Support Group (Wed. Nov 19, 2014 10:00 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Wheaton, IL
630-668-3100
office@garychurch.org
www.garychurch.org

There will be a Caregiver Support Group every 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10-11:30 a.m. at Gary United Methodist Church, 224 N. Main St in Wheaton. This monthly support group is for those providing care for a loved one. Please call for more details.

Moms Together with Jeff Helton (Thu. Nov 20, 2014 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

Contact Info:

Geneva, IL
630-232-7068 x137
http://www.fcbg.com/mt

The West Campus of the 1st Baptist Church, 3435 Keslinger Rd in Geneva will host Moms Together with Jeff Helton on Thursdays, November 6th and 20th from 9:15-11:15am. The topic will be "Building the Character of our Children". Childcare is available for a small fee and you must be preregistered. For more details, please call or go online.

Caregiver Support Group (Wed. Dec 17, 2014 10:00 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Wheaton, IL
630-668-3100
office@garychurch.org
www.garychurch.org

There will be a Caregiver Support Group every 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10-11:30 a.m. at Gary United Methodist Church, 224 N. Main St in Wheaton. This monthly support group is for those providing care for a loved one. Please call for more details.