Decatur Area

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

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-428-8839
http://lampstandpc.org

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. 

Parent's Day Out Preschool Program (Tue. Sep 1, 2015 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-877-5653
http://www.tbc.church

Tabernacle Baptist Church, 650 N. Wyckles Rd in Decatur, is starting a Parent's Day Out Preschool Program this fall that will run Tuesday & Thursday during the school year and begins August 25th. Registration is currently open. Please call or go online for details.

Ladies Bible Study (Wed. Sep 2, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Mt. Zion, IL
217-864-2052
reboyd77@yahoo.com

The First Baptist Church, 720 W. Main St in Mt. Zion,will host Karen Kingsbury's newest Bible study, The Family of Jesus beginning on Wednesday September 2nd at 6pm. For more details or to register, please call or email.

Saturday Produce Market (Sat. Sep 5, 2015 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-875-7211 x562
dmclaugh@richland.edu
https://facebook.com/RichlandStudentFarms

Richland Community College in Decatur will host Saturday Produce Market each Saturday until September 26th from 8am-Noon. The Produce Markets will be hosted by the Richland Student Farms. Please go online for details.

Ladies Bible Study (Wed. Sep 9, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Mt. Zion, IL
217-864-2052
reboyd77@yahoo.com

The First Baptist Church, 720 W. Main St in Mt. Zion,will host Karen Kingsbury's newest Bible study, The Family of Jesus beginning on Wednesday September 2nd at 6pm. For more details or to register, please call or email.

GriefShare (Wed. Sep 9, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-620-8086
tax1lady777@att.net

GriefShare grief recovery seminar and support group will meet Wednesday evenings at 6:30pm beginning September 9th at Maranatha Assembly of God Church, 555 W. Imboden Dr in Decatur. For more details please call or email. 

 

Matthew Smith and Indelible Grace in concert (Wed. Sep 9, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Sullivan, IL
217-620-5019
vanessapatient@gmail.com

Matthew Smith and Indelible Grace will be in concert on Wednesday, September 9th at 7pm at Elim Springs Church of Jesus Christ,1355 CR 550E in Sullivan IL. A love offering will be taken. Matthew will also give a seminar on hymns at 5:00 PM before the concert. For details please call or email.

Beth Moore Living Proof Live Simulcast (Sat. Sep 12, 2015 7:30 am - 4:30 pm)

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 1 Bachrach Court in Decatur, will be hosting the Beth Moore Living Proof Live Simulacast on Saturday, September 12th and doors will open for pancake breakfast from 7:30-9 am. The ticket price is $35 and includes breakfast and a boxed lunch. A portion of the ticket proceeds will be donated to support efforts against human trafficking. For details, please go online.

One Voice Trio in concert (Sat. Sep 12, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Mt. Zion, IL
217-864-5390

The One Voice Trio and the Jefson's will be in concert on Saturday, September 12th at 6pm at Mt. Zion Christian Church, 1125 Florian Ave in Mt. Zion. A soup and sandwich dinner will be provided after the concert. For more details, please call. 

The Great Romance/Nick Bifano & the Innocents/Point 5 Benefit concert (Sat. Sep 12, 2015 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

The Great Romance, Nick Bifano & the Innocents and Point 5 (Terrance Aye) will be in the Silas Martin Memorial Concert on Saturday, September 12th at 6:30pm at the Decatur Civic Center, 1 Gary Anderson Circle in Decatur. A portion of proceeds go to Alex's Lemonade Stand (to fund a cure for Pediatric Cancer) in memory of Silas Martin. Tickets go on sale August 1st and are $12 for Reserved Seating. Please call or go online for details.

Cruise 11 to Remember 9-11 (Sun. Sep 13, 2015 8:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-791-1385
aynproductions@yahoo.com
http://www.aynproductions.com

Cruise 11, a Car/bike show to Remember 911, will take place on Sunday, September 13th at 8am at Central Park in Decatur. The cost is an $11 entry fee for cars/bikes. All proceeds go the to American Legion Post 105 to purchase Christmas Gifts for Veterans in need in Central IL.

Ladies Bible Study (Wed. Sep 16, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Mt. Zion, IL
217-864-2052
reboyd77@yahoo.com

The First Baptist Church, 720 W. Main St in Mt. Zion,will host Karen Kingsbury's newest Bible study, The Family of Jesus beginning on Wednesday September 2nd at 6pm. For more details or to register, please call or email.

GriefShare (Wed. Sep 16, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-620-8086
tax1lady777@att.net

GriefShare grief recovery seminar and support group will meet Wednesday evenings at 6:30pm beginning September 9th at Maranatha Assembly of God Church, 555 W. Imboden Dr in Decatur. For more details please call or email. 

 

Finders Market (Fri. Sep 25, 2015 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Finders Market 4 times per year at Progress City, next to Richland Community College in Decatur. The next market is Friday and Saturday, Sept 25th and 26th. The Sunset Party is from 3-7pm on Friday, Sept 25th. This is an early bird shopping event with Live music, demonstrations, lots of giveaways and more. Tickets for the Sunset party are $5 when purchased from the website in advance or $8 at the gate. The Market is on Saturday from 9am-3pm with free admission. Please go online for details.

Radio Station Kick Off (Sat. Sep 26, 2015 11:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-358-9852
https://www.facebook.com/lovelifecommunityradio

Love Life Community Radio will host its new Station Kickoff on Saturday, September 26th from 11am-6pm at Christ Tabernacle Church, 401 W. Prairie Ave in Decatur. There is no admission charge. There will be local performers, giveaways, speakers and much more. Please call or go online for details.

Brew Ha Ha (Sat. Sep 26, 2015 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

The Decatur Arts Council will host Brew Ha Ha 2015, a social fundraising tent party celebrating Bavarian culture, on Saturday, September 26th at 6pm in a tent at Madden Arts Center in Decatur. All proceeds raised benefit the Arts Council. For more details, please go online.

 

Diabetes Self-Management Program Classes to be Held Starting October 6, 2015 (Tue. Oct 6, 2015 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-423-6988 x1130
mmoomey@maconcountyhealth.org

The Macon County Health Department will offer an evidence-based Diabetes Self-Management Program at the SIU School of Medicine Family Physicians Office, 250 W. Kenwood Ave in Decatur, beginning Tuesday, October 6th at 2:30pm. Classes are two and a half hours once a week for six weeks, are free and open to all those affected by diabetes, including family members and caregivers. Please call or email for registration or more details.

Downton Abbey Tea (Sat. Oct 10, 2015 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-422-8909
johnsoncarol564@gmail.com

A Downton Abbey Tea will be presented on Saturday, October 10th at 1pm at the Country Club, 135 N. Country Club Rd in Decatur. The tea will be presented by P.E.O. Chapter BW. A $35 pre-paid reservation is required. Proceeds to benefit scholarship programs for women. Tickets are available by calling or email.

Diabetes Self-Management Program Classes to be Held Starting October 6, 2015 (Tue. Oct 13, 2015 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-423-6988 x1130
mmoomey@maconcountyhealth.org

The Macon County Health Department will offer an evidence-based Diabetes Self-Management Program at the SIU School of Medicine Family Physicians Office, 250 W. Kenwood Ave in Decatur, beginning Tuesday, October 6th at 2:30pm. Classes are two and a half hours once a week for six weeks, are free and open to all those affected by diabetes, including family members and caregivers. Please call or email for registration or more details.

Finders Market (Fri. Oct 23, 2015 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Finders Market 4 times per year at Progress City, next to Richland Community College in Decatur. The next market is Friday and Saturday, October 23rd & 24th. The Sunset Party is from 3-7pm on Friday the 23rd. This is an early bird shopping event with Live music, demonstrations, lots of giveaways and more. Tickets for the Sunset party are $5 when purchased from the website in advance or $8 at the gate. The Market is on Saturday from 9am-3pm with free admission. Please go online for details.

The Afters/Chris August/Unspoken/Among the Thirsty in concert (Sun. Oct 25, 2015 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

The Afters, Chris August, Unspoken, and Among the Thirsty will be in concert on Sunday, October 25th at 6pm at the First Christian Church,100 N Jackson St in Clinton. Tickets are $10-20 and on sale on line. Please call for more details.