Chicagoland

MOPS (Thu. Apr 24, 2014 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

Contact Info:

Joliet, IL
815-314-0860
MessiahMOPS.joliet@gmail.com
http://www.mops.org

Mothers of children ages birth through kindergarten are invited to join our MOPS group to build friendships, be encouraged by each other, and gain practical parenting strategies. We meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays at Messiah Lutheran Church, corner of Jefferson and Houbolt in Joliet. Moms share brunch while their children are lovingly cared for in the Moppets program with age-appropriate activities and snacks. Please call, email or go online for details or to RSVP. 

Rockin' Round the Clock Rockathon (Thu. Apr 24, 2014 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Aurora, IL
630-898-7844
cecelia@sunnymere.com
http://www.sunnymere.com

Sunnymere Assisted Living, 925 Sixth Ave in Aurora, will be hosting a  “Rockin' Round the Clock Rockathon" on April 24th from 3:30 – 5:30pm.This fundraiser is to help fix the Antique Grandfather Clock at Sunnymere. We are asking those who participate to collect a minimum of $10 each. Please between the hours of 8am and 2pm to let us know if you can participate or for more infomation.

Open Door Faithtalk (Thu. Apr 24, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Minooka, IL
630-518-0476
mkscheele@hotmail.com
http://www.facebook.com/opendoorfaithtalk

Open Door Faithtalk, held at 121 E. McEvilly Road Minooka, IL, is a diverse discussion group. We encourage guests to come with whatever questions or topics they would like to discuss. If a person is interested in learning about and growing closer to God, but not quite interested in or ready for church this is an ideal setting. Please call or visit us the 4th Thursday evening of the month at 6:30pm.

Ladies Day with Lisa Harper & Meredith Andrews (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 9:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bourbonnais, IL
815-928-5791
nklein@olivet.edu
http://olivet.edu/Ladies_Day_2014.aspx

Join Shine.FM and Olivet Nazarene University as they present Ladies Day 2014 with Lisa Harper and Meredith Andrews on Saturday, April 26th from 9am-3pm at the Centennial Chapel on the campus of Olivet in Bourbonnais IL. Tickets are $35 per person (including lunch) For more information go online or call. 

Joliet Cares (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Ridgewood Baptist Church, 1968 Hillcrest Road, Joliet, IL
779-279-3090
sandy@jolietcares.org
http://www.jolietcares.org

Joliet Cares, a 501c3 non-profit corporation, is a free community event created to meet the physical, medical and spiritual needs of the underserved by providing free medical screenings, kids' dental screenings, chiropractic services, a food pantry, fresh fruits and vegetables, a clothes closet, haircuts, family portraits, a warm meal, kids' activities, kids' book give-away and prayer. This will be held Saturday, April 26th beginning at 10am at Ridgewood Baptist Church, 1968 Hillcrest Road, Joliet, IL. Please call or go online for details.

Caring Paws Pet Fair (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Yorkville, IL
630-553-1847
caringhandsshop@att.net
http://www.hiscross.org

On Saturday April 26, Caring Hands Thrift Shop, in coordination with Kendall County Animal Control, will be hosting a Pet Fair and Animal Adoption Day in the shop parking lot, 1002 S Bridge St in Yorkville IL, from 10am – 2pm. There will also be a “Stuffed Animal” adoption booth, complete with adoption certificates for those families that cannot have live pets. For more information please call.

Big Daddy Weave, Group One Crew and Tim Timmons in concert (Thu. May 1, 2014 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Kankakee, IL
815.939.4579
pberg@gracecrusaders.org
http://www.gracecrusaders.org

On Thursday, May 1st, Grace Christian Academy, 2499 Waldron Rd. in Kankakee IL, is proud to welcome “The Only Name” tour featuring Big Daddy Weave, Group 1 Crew, and Tim Timmons. A limited number of seats are available. Tickets are available at the Academy office, Love Bookstore in Kankakee, Aurelio’s of Bourbonnais, and online through iTickets. Tickets are just $20. Please call for details.

Hairspray the Musical presented (Fri. May 2, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Elmhurst, IL
847-516-2298.
Dupage@spotlight.org
http://www.spotlight.org

Spotlight theater, a Christian youth theater program, presents "Hairspray", the Broadway Musical beginning May 2nd thru May 10th at 7pm in Elmhurst at Timothy Christian School Huizenga Auditorium. For tickets please go online or call for more information.

Jenny & Tyler in concert (Sun. May 4, 2014 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm)

Contact Info:

NewLife Lincoln Park, 1110 W. Lill Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
773-348-9049
http://www.songkick.com/concerts/19664379-levi-weaver-at-new-life-lincoln-park

Jenny & Tyler with Levi Weaver and special guest Vanita Joines will be in concert in the For Freedom Tour on Sunday, May 4th at 7:30pm at the NewLife Lincoln Park, 1110 W. Lill Ave, Chicago, IL. Tickets are available online. Please call for details.

Hairspray the Musical presented (Mon. May 5, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Elmhurst, IL
847-516-2298.
Dupage@spotlight.org
http://www.spotlight.org

Spotlight theater, a Christian youth theater program, presents "Hairspray", the Broadway Musical beginning May 2nd thru May 10th at 7pm in Elmhurst at Timothy Christian School Huizenga Auditorium. For tickets please go online or call for more information.

Racham Classical Ballet (Fri. May 9, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Oswego, IL
708-329-8773
asanderson@ballet58.org
http://www.ballet58.org

Ballet 5:8 School of the Arts presents Racham on Friday, May 9th at 7pm at Lincoln-Way North High School Performing Arts Center in Frankfort IL. For more information please call or go online. Tickets are available online.

Alpha Childbirth Preparation Classes (Thu. May 15, 2014 7:15 pm - 9:15 pm)

Alpha Childbirth Classes are being offerend Thursday evenings, May 15th-June 12th at 7:15. Join the Journey Pregnancy and Life Hub as an ICEA (International Childbirth Education Association) Certified Childbirth Educator  will teach the classes. Course fee includes a 180 page student workbook. For more details please call, email or go online. 

Rare Breed Show (Sun. May 18, 2014 11:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

LaFox, IL
630-584-8485
http://www.garfieldfarm.org

Join the Garfield Farm Museum for their 28th Annual Rare Breed show on Sunday May 18th from 11am-4pm. The show highlights the need preserve rare domesticated animals from extinction. The is a $6 donation for adults and $3 for children 12 years and younger. Garfield Farm Museum is 5 miles west of Geneva IL on Rt 38. Please call or go online for details.

Chris August in concert (Wed. May 21, 2014 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Arlington Hgts, IL
847-577-2121
http://www.chrisaugustmusic.com/tour/

Chris August will be in concert on Wednesday May 21st at 7:30PM at the Metropolis Preforming Arts 111 W Campbell St Arlington Heights, IL the tickets are $20 general admission and $35 for VIP. Contact the box office Tues-Sat: 10-6. They are closed Sun & Mon and will open 1 hour before showtime. Please call for more details. Tickets go on sale March 11th.

MOPS (Thu. May 22, 2014 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

Contact Info:

Joliet, IL
815-314-0860
MessiahMOPS.joliet@gmail.com
http://www.mops.org

Mothers of children ages birth through kindergarten are invited to join our MOPS group to build friendships, be encouraged by each other, and gain practical parenting strategies. We meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays at Messiah Lutheran Church, corner of Jefferson and Houbolt in Joliet. Moms share brunch while their children are lovingly cared for in the Moppets program with age-appropriate activities and snacks. Please call, email or go online for details or to RSVP. 

Correctional Ministry Summit (Thu. May 29, 2014 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Join others at Wheaton College, 501 College Avenue in Wheaton, IL, for the Correctional Ministry Summit 2014. The summit will include plenary sessions and over 40 workshops tracks for chaplains, church leaders, jail/prison ministry, correctional administration, juvenile justice, and reentry specialists. The Summit will be Thursday-Saturday, May 29th-31st. Registration is online. Please call or go online for details.

Write to Publish Conference (Wed. Jun 4, 2014 8:15 am - 12:15 pm)

Contact Info:

Wheaton, IL
847-296-3964
lin@writetopublish.com
http://www.writetopublish.com/index.htm

The Word Pro Write to Publish Conference will be held Wednesday-Saturday, June 4th-7th at Wheaton College in Wheaton IL. This conference is focused on helping refine and sell their writing. For more infomation please go online. 

Weird Animals VBS (Mon. Jun 16, 2014 9:00 am - 11:45 am)

Contact Info:

Orland Park, IL
708-532-4900
denise@opcrc.org
http://www.orlandchurch.com

The Orland Park Christian Reformed Church, 7500 W. Sycamore Dr in Orland Park, IL is hosting children entering Kindergarten through 6th grade to our “Weird Animals” Vacation Bible School on June 16-20 from 9:00-11:45 a.m. There is no charge to attend VBS, and registration will begin online on May 16. Please call or go online for details.

 

Jr.High Camp (Mon. Jun 16, 2014 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Newark, IL
630-553-6233
waden@dicksonvalley.com
http://www.dicksonvalley.com/daycamp

Dickson Valley’s Jr. High Camp will be happening Monday-Friday, June 16th-20th at the Dickson Valley Camp and Retreat Center, 8250 Finnie Rd. in Newark IL. To learn more about the camp or to apply, please go online for details.

Weird Animals VBS (Wed. Jun 18, 2014 9:00 am - 11:45 am)

Contact Info:

Orland Park, IL
708-532-4900
denise@opcrc.org
http://www.orlandchurch.com

The Orland Park Christian Reformed Church, 7500 W. Sycamore Dr in Orland Park, IL is hosting children entering Kindergarten through 6th grade to our “Weird Animals” Vacation Bible School on June 16-20 from 9:00-11:45 a.m. There is no charge to attend VBS, and registration will begin online on May 16. Please call or go online for details.

 

Jr.High Camp (Wed. Jun 18, 2014 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Newark, IL
630-553-6233
waden@dicksonvalley.com
http://www.dicksonvalley.com/daycamp

Dickson Valley’s Jr. High Camp will be happening Monday-Friday, June 16th-20th at the Dickson Valley Camp and Retreat Center, 8250 Finnie Rd. in Newark IL. To learn more about the camp or to apply, please go online for details.

Tim Zimmerman and the King's Brass in concert (Wed. Jun 18, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Joliet, IL
(815) 726-3222
info@ridgewoodbaptist.org
http://www.RidgewoodBaptist.org

Join Tim Zimmerman and The King's Brass for a concert on Wednesday, June 18th at 7pm at the Ridgewood Baptist Church, 1968 Hillcrest Rd in Joliet, IL. Please call or go online for details.

Day Camp (Mon. Jun 23, 2014 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Newark, Il
630-553-6233
waden@dicksonvalley.com
http://www.dicksonvalley.com/daycamp

Dickson Valley’s Day Camp is for kids Kindergarten thru 5th grade will be happening Monday-Friday, June 23rd-27th from 9am to 4pm at the Dickson Valley Camp and Retreat Center, 8250 Finnie Rd. in Newark IL. To learn more about the camp or to apply, please go online for details. Dickson Valley offers bus transportation with various pick up stations located in Oswego, Yorkville, and Plano.

Day Camp (Wed. Jun 25, 2014 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Newark, Il
630-553-6233
waden@dicksonvalley.com
http://www.dicksonvalley.com/daycamp

Dickson Valley’s Day Camp is for kids Kindergarten thru 5th grade will be happening Monday-Friday, June 23rd-27th from 9am to 4pm at the Dickson Valley Camp and Retreat Center, 8250 Finnie Rd. in Newark IL. To learn more about the camp or to apply, please go online for details. Dickson Valley offers bus transportation with various pick up stations located in Oswego, Yorkville, and Plano.

Day Camp (Mon. Jul 28, 2014 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Newark, IL
630-553-6233
waden@dicksonvalley.com
http://www.dicksonvalley.com/daycamp

Dickson Valley Day Camp  will be happening Monday-Friday, July 28th- August 1 from 9am-4pm for children kindergarten thru 5th grade at the Dickson Valley Camp and Retreat Center, 8250 Finnie Rd. in Newark IL. To learn more about the camp or to apply, please go online for details. Dickson Valley offers bus transportation with various pick up stations located in Oswego, Yorkville, and Plano.

Day Camp (Wed. Jul 30, 2014 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Newark, IL
630-553-6233
waden@dicksonvalley.com
http://www.dicksonvalley.com/daycamp

Dickson Valley Day Camp  will be happening Monday-Friday, July 28th- August 1 from 9am-4pm for children kindergarten thru 5th grade at the Dickson Valley Camp and Retreat Center, 8250 Finnie Rd. in Newark IL. To learn more about the camp or to apply, please go online for details. Dickson Valley offers bus transportation with various pick up stations located in Oswego, Yorkville, and Plano.

Jr.High Camp (Mon. Aug 4, 2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Newark, IL
(630) 553-6233
waden@dicksonvalley.com
http://www.dicksonvalley.com/daycamp

Dickson Valley’s Jr. High Camp will be happening Monday-Friday, August 4th-8th at the Dickson Valley Camp and Retreat Center, 8250 Finnie Rd. in Newark IL. To learn more about the camp or to apply, please go online for details.

Jr.High Camp (Wed. Aug 6, 2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Newark, IL
(630) 553-6233
waden@dicksonvalley.com
http://www.dicksonvalley.com/daycamp

Dickson Valley’s Jr. High Camp will be happening Monday-Friday, August 4th-8th at the Dickson Valley Camp and Retreat Center, 8250 Finnie Rd. in Newark IL. To learn more about the camp or to apply, please go online for details.