Chicagoland West

Weird Animals VBS (Wed. Jul 23, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Lisle, IL
630-969-6404
faithumclisle@yahoo.com
http://www.faithchurchlisle.org

Join the Faith United Methodist Church, 5395 Westview Lane in Lisle, for The Weird Animals Vacation Bible School, Monday-Friday, July 21st-25th from 7-9pm Children Kindergarten age through 5th grade are welcome at this free event. For more details please call or go online.

Alternative Concert (Fri. Jul 25, 2014 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Join New Song Church, 151 E Briarcliff Road in Bolingbrook IL, for an alternative concert CraCajaC and Serita Cheeks, hosted by Anthem Poet. It is a free summer concert Friday, July 25th at 7 pm. There will be a cookout at 5pm.

Lee Gantt Band Benefit concert (Sun. Jul 27, 2014 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

The Lee Gantt Band will have a benefit concert for a local community kitchen at 7034 S. Klondike Rd in Rochelle IL, on July 27 starting at noon. Adult Tickets are $15 and children up to age 12 are $5 each. Ticket purchase includes a meal and concert. Please bring your own chair, a large appetite and your friends. 

Weird Animals VBS (Sun. Jul 27, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Join the Manteno United Methodist Church, 255 W. 2nd St in Manteno, for the Weird Animals VBS Monday-Friday, July 27th-August 1st from 6-8pm each evening. Three year olds - 5th grade students are invited to join us for this free event. Please go online to register or call for more details.

Gangway to Galilee VBS (Mon. Jul 28, 2014 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Sheridan, IL
815-496-9455
ryguyspudman@yahoo.com
http://www.foxriverlutheran.org

Join the Fox River Lutheran Church, 2785 E US Rt 52 in Sheridan IL for the Gangway to Galilee Vacation Bible School, Monday-Friday, July 28th-August 1st from 6-8:30pm. Children ages 4 through those entering 8th grade this fall are welcome. For more information or to register, please call or go online.

Weird Animals VBS (Tue. Jul 29, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Join the Manteno United Methodist Church, 255 W. 2nd St in Manteno, for the Weird Animals VBS Monday-Friday, July 27th-August 1st from 6-8pm each evening. Three year olds - 5th grade students are invited to join us for this free event. Please go online to register or call for more details.

Collecting Toys for Giftmart (Wed. Jul 30, 2014 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Geneva, IL
630-232-8811
info@communitygiftmart.org
http://www.communitychristian.org.

The Kane County Cougars are collecting New, Unwrapped toys for Giftmart. Giftmart then makes these gifts available to low income families at a modest cost for the Christmas season. Each donation between now and July 11th donated at the Kane County Cougars main office at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark, 34W002 Cherry Lane in Geneva, IL, will earn the donor a free, undated ticket for the 2014 season. For questions regarding Christmas in July, please contact the Kane County Cougars by phone. For questions about Giftmart, please email.

Gangway to Galilee VBS (Wed. Jul 30, 2014 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Sheridan, IL
815-496-9455
ryguyspudman@yahoo.com
http://www.foxriverlutheran.org

Join the Fox River Lutheran Church, 2785 E US Rt 52 in Sheridan IL for the Gangway to Galilee Vacation Bible School, Monday-Friday, July 28th-August 1st from 6-8:30pm. Children ages 4 through those entering 8th grade this fall are welcome. For more information or to register, please call or go online.

The Main Event (Fri. Aug 1, 2014 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Joliet, IL
815-436-8200
http://www.firstassemblyjoliet.org/men

Join the First Assembly of God, 1741 Essington Rd in Joliet IL, for the Lifeway men's simulcast of The Main Event on August 1st and 2nd with Jeff Struecker. The $25 registration includes both days of the simulcast, dinner Friday night, continental breakfast and catered lunch on Saturday. For details call or to register please go online.

Easter Seals 5K Run/Walk (Sat. Aug 2, 2014 8:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Ottawa, IL
815-434-0857
tbeattie@il-lb.easterseals.com
http://www.eastersealsLBC.org

Please join us for Easter Seals of LaSalle & Bureau Counties 5K Run/Walk for the Kids on Saturday, August 2 beginning at Ottawa High School. Registration begins at 6:30am and step off is at 8am. T-Shirts are guaranteed to those who register by July 23rd and the fee is $25.  Those registering after July 23rd, the fee is $30. Children 10 and under are free. Please go to the office or call to register.  

The Chosen Ones in concert (Sat. Aug 2, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

The Chosen Ones will be in concert on Saturday, August 2nd at 6pm at Veterans' Park, in downtown Mendota, IL. The concert is free. For more information please call, email or go online. 

The Story Parody Concert (Sun. Aug 3, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Naperville, IL
630-355-9655
http://wordoflife.net/

Word of Life Lutheran Church, 879 Tudor in Naperville IL, will host the house band "Altar Ego" to perform parody songs to help retell "The Story", the Bible in chronological order. The Concert is free and dessert will be served. Please call for details.

Go Fish Shine VBS (Mon. Aug 4, 2014 9:30 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Aurora, IL
630-499-0542
info@newsongchurch.net
http://www.newsongchurch.net

Join the New Song Community Church, 2858 Hafenrichter Rd in Aurora IL, for the Go Fish Shine Vacation Bible School, Monday-Friday, August 4th-8th from 9:30-11:30am. Everyone is welcome and everything is free. View us online or call us.

Go Fish Shine VBS (Wed. Aug 6, 2014 9:30 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Aurora, IL
630-499-0542
info@newsongchurch.net
http://www.newsongchurch.net

Join the New Song Community Church, 2858 Hafenrichter Rd in Aurora IL, for the Go Fish Shine Vacation Bible School, Monday-Friday, August 4th-8th from 9:30-11:30am. Everyone is welcome and everything is free. View us online or call us.

Collecting Toys for Giftmart (Wed. Aug 13, 2014 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Geneva, IL
630-232-8811
info@communitygiftmart.org
http://www.communitychristian.org.

The Kane County Cougars are collecting New, Unwrapped toys for Giftmart. Giftmart then makes these gifts available to low income families at a modest cost for the Christmas season. Each donation between now and July 11th donated at the Kane County Cougars main office at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark, 34W002 Cherry Lane in Geneva, IL, will earn the donor a free, undated ticket for the 2014 season. For questions regarding Christmas in July, please contact the Kane County Cougars by phone. For questions about Giftmart, please email.

Family Horse Fun Show (Sat. Aug 16, 2014 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Spirit Horse Farm is having a family show on Saturday, August 16th 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 the YARN Foundation.

Parenting Seminar (Fri. Aug 22, 2014 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm)

Join Dr. Scott Turansky and Joanne Miller for a Parenting Seminar entitled "Dealing with Anger and Bad Attitudes in Children, Teens and their Parents". The seminar will be held at the Pathway Christian Church, 19954 NW Frontage Road in Shorewood IL, on Friday, August 22nd 6:30-9pm. The seminar is open to the community. The cost for the seminar is $20 per person or $30 per family. Pathway Christian Fellowship is offering a complete children's program for Preschool through fifth grade.  Register for the seminar online. Please call or email for more information. 

Collecting Toys for Giftmart (Wed. Aug 27, 2014 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Geneva, IL
630-232-8811
info@communitygiftmart.org
http://www.communitychristian.org.

The Kane County Cougars are collecting New, Unwrapped toys for Giftmart. Giftmart then makes these gifts available to low income families at a modest cost for the Christmas season. Each donation between now and July 11th donated at the Kane County Cougars main office at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark, 34W002 Cherry Lane in Geneva, IL, will earn the donor a free, undated ticket for the 2014 season. For questions regarding Christmas in July, please contact the Kane County Cougars by phone. For questions about Giftmart, please email.

Collecting Toys for Giftmart (Wed. Sep 10, 2014 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Geneva, IL
630-232-8811
info@communitygiftmart.org
http://www.communitychristian.org.

The Kane County Cougars are collecting New, Unwrapped toys for Giftmart. Giftmart then makes these gifts available to low income families at a modest cost for the Christmas season. Each donation between now and July 11th donated at the Kane County Cougars main office at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark, 34W002 Cherry Lane in Geneva, IL, will earn the donor a free, undated ticket for the 2014 season. For questions regarding Christmas in July, please contact the Kane County Cougars by phone. For questions about Giftmart, please email.

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. 

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.