Chicagoland

Time Travelers VBS (Wed. Jul 1, 2015 9:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Resurrection Lutheran Church and School, 2567  W. Sullivan Road in Aurora, will host Time Travelers Vacation Bible School, Monday-Thursday, June 29th-July 2nd from 9am-3pm daily. Children 3 years through 6th grade are welcome to attend. The cost for this event is $40. For details please go online.

Day Camp (Wed. Jul 1, 2015 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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

Dickson Valley Camp, 8250 Finnie Rd in Newark, will host a Day Camp Monday-Friday, June 29th thru July 3rd from 9am-4pm. The camp is for children currently in Kindergarten through 4th grade. Please call or go online for registration or details. 

Sr. Equestrian Camp -Girls Only (Sun. Jul 5, 2015 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Polo, IL
8154936622
rrccoffice@gmail.com
http://www.rockrivercc.net

Rock River Christian Camp, 16486 W. IL. Route 64 in Polo, will host Senior Equestrian Camp-Girls Only Sunday-Friday, July 5th-10th. This camp is offered for those going into 7th grade in the fall to those who have just graduate and is limited to 18 campers. For details or registration please call or go online. The cost of this camp is $380.

Burlap to Cahmere/Jenny & Tyler/Justin McRoberts in concert (Sun. Jul 5, 2015 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Chicago, IL
708-691-6876
dave@radarradio.net
http://www.itickets.com/events/344989.html

Burlap to Cashmere, Jenny & Tyler and Justin McRoberts will be in concert at SummerStage 2015 on Sunday, July 5th beginning at 7pm at CrossWinds Church, 10835 S. Pulaski Rd in Chicago. All proceeds will go to benefit Under The Radar.  General admission and VIP tickets are available online. For details please call.

Rocks, Minerals and Me Nature Camp/VBS (Mon. Jul 6, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Sugar Grove, IL
630-906-9661
http://www.covofgrace.org/

Covenant of Grace Orthodox Presbyterian Church will host Rocks, Minerals and Me Camp, Monday-Friday, July 6th-10th from 9am-Noon. The church meets at John Shields Elementary School, 85 S. Main St in Sugar Grove. Please call or go online for details or to register.

Jr. High Camp (Mon. Jul 6, 2015 10:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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

Dickson Valley Camp, 8250 Finnie Rd in Newark, will host a Junior High Camp Monday-Friday, July 6th-10th. This a sleepover camp and it is for children who are currently in Junior High. Please call or go online for registration or details. 

Journey Off the Map VBS (Mon. Jul 6, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Mendota, IL
815-539-9081
jmill1209@yahoo.com
http://www.vbcmendota.com

Victory Baptist Church, 505 W. 7th St in Mendota, will host Journey Off the Map Vacation Bible School, Monday-Friday July 6th-10th from 6-8:30pm. The VBS is for children ages 5-11 or grades K-6th. Pre-registration is suggested and can be done online. Call for more details.

Rocks, Minerals and Me Nature Camp/VBS (Wed. Jul 8, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Sugar Grove, IL
630-906-9661
http://www.covofgrace.org/

Covenant of Grace Orthodox Presbyterian Church will host Rocks, Minerals and Me Camp, Monday-Friday, July 6th-10th from 9am-Noon. The church meets at John Shields Elementary School, 85 S. Main St in Sugar Grove. Please call or go online for details or to register.

Home School Band Instrument Fitting (Wed. Jul 8, 2015 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Wayne, IL
630-231-6155
director@wshsb.org

West Suburban Home School Band Instrument Fitting will take place on Wednesday, July 8th beginning at 4pm at Ressurrection Catholic Church, 30 W. 350 E Army Trail Rd in Wayne IL. At this event, interested home schooled students (and musically inclined home school parents) can try out a variety of woodwind instruments and see if they would be interested in playing these instruments with the West Suburban Home School Band. Sign up for a time to try these instruments by calling or emailing. , please contact Karen Borow at (630) 231-6155, or by email at director@wshsb.org. She can tell you more about this great band program, and give you location details.

Journey Off the Map VBS (Wed. Jul 8, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Mendota, IL
815-539-9081
jmill1209@yahoo.com
http://www.vbcmendota.com

Victory Baptist Church, 505 W. 7th St in Mendota, will host Journey Off the Map Vacation Bible School, Monday-Friday July 6th-10th from 6-8:30pm. The VBS is for children ages 5-11 or grades K-6th. Pre-registration is suggested and can be done online. Call for more details.

Teddy Bear Camp #2 (Fri. Jul 10, 2015 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Polo, IL
815-493-6622
rrccoffice@gmail.com
http://www.rockrivercc.net

Rock River Christian Camp, 16486 W. IL. Route 64 in Polo, will host  Teddy Bear Camp #2 Friday & Saturday, July 10th & 11th. This camp is offered for those going into 1st & 2nd grades in the fall. Each camper must bring a sam gender parent/guardian.For details or registration please call or go online. The cost is $81 which covers both camper and parent/guardian.

I Am They in concert (Fri. Jul 10, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Bolingbrook, IL
217-359-8232
http://www.thepromenadebolingbrook.com/

I Am They will be in a WBGL"No Ticket Required" free show on Friday July 10th at 6:30pm at the Promenade, 631 E Boughton Rd in Bolingbrook. The stage will be close to Ted's Montana Grill at the mall and the cost is free. If it rains,meet behind the iPic movie Theather under the roof. Please call or go online for more details.

Thailand Trek VBS (Mon. Jul 13, 2015 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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

Cross Lutheran Church, 8535 South Rd 47 in Yorkville, will host Thailand Trek Vacation Bible School, Monday-Thursday July 13th-16th from 8am-Noon. Please register in advance by going online. For more details, please call.

 

SonRock Kids Camp (Mon. Jul 13, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Monee Community will host SonRock Kids Camp, Monday-Friday, July 13th-17th from 9am-Noon at Fireman's Park in Monee. Children, PreK-6th grade are welcome to attend. A $5 registration fee is requested per child or $15 per family. Please register online.

G-Force VBS (Mon. Jul 13, 2015 9:00 am - 11:45 am)

Grace United Methodist Church, 300 E. Gartner Rd in Naperville, will host G-Force Vacation Bible School, Monday-Friday, July 13th-17th from 9-11:45am. Children ages 2 years through 4th grade are welcome to attend. Registration and more information are online. 

Backstage with the Bible VBS (Mon. Jul 13, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bourbonnais, IL
815-933-7353
jill@gdrw.org
http://www.gdrw.org

River Valley Christian Fellowship, 800 Cardinal Drive in Bourbonnais, will host Backstage with the Bible Vacation Bible School Monday-Friday, July 13th-17th at 6pm. All children ages 3 years old through 6th grade are welcome. Please call or go online for details.

Selah Conference (Wed. Jul 15, 2015 8:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Tinley Park, IL
708-481-8830
info@selahworshipconference.com
http://www.selahworshipconference.com

The 10th Annual Selah Worship Conference will be held July Wednesday-Friday, the 15th-17th at Christian Life Center, 6363 W, 183rd St in Tinley Park. This three day conference is focused on equipping worship leaders, artists & the everyday worshiper with the tools. Conference Guest Artists include: Bethel Music Worship Artists- Steffany Frizzell-Gretzinger and William Matthews. Please call or go online for details.

 

Thailand Trek VBS (Wed. Jul 15, 2015 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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

Cross Lutheran Church, 8535 South Rd 47 in Yorkville, will host Thailand Trek Vacation Bible School, Monday-Thursday July 13th-16th from 8am-Noon. Please register in advance by going online. For more details, please call.

 

SonRock Kids Camp (Wed. Jul 15, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Monee Community will host SonRock Kids Camp, Monday-Friday, July 13th-17th from 9am-Noon at Fireman's Park in Monee. Children, PreK-6th grade are welcome to attend. A $5 registration fee is requested per child or $15 per family. Please register online.

G-Force VBS (Wed. Jul 15, 2015 9:00 am - 11:45 am)

Grace United Methodist Church, 300 E. Gartner Rd in Naperville, will host G-Force Vacation Bible School, Monday-Friday, July 13th-17th from 9-11:45am. Children ages 2 years through 4th grade are welcome to attend. Registration and more information are online. 

Selah Worship Conference (Wed. Jul 15, 2015 9:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Tinley Park, IL
630-429-7729
http://www.selahworshipconference.com/

The 11th Annual Selah Worship Conference will be held Wednesday-Friday, July 15th-17th at in Christian Life Center, 6363 W 183rd St in Tinley Park. This 3 day conference is focused on equipping worship leaders, artists & the everyday worshiper. There will be concerts with Steffany Frizzell-Gretzinger, William Matthews and more. Registration before June 30th are $119. Please go online for details.

 

Backstage with the Bible VBS (Wed. Jul 15, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bourbonnais, IL
815-933-7353
jill@gdrw.org
http://www.gdrw.org

River Valley Christian Fellowship, 800 Cardinal Drive in Bourbonnais, will host Backstage with the Bible Vacation Bible School Monday-Friday, July 13th-17th at 6pm. All children ages 3 years old through 6th grade are welcome. Please call or go online for details.

Rockin For the Troops (Sat. Jul 18, 2015 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Wheaton, IL
630-971-1150
Info@osotamerica.org
http://osotamerica.wix.com/rockin2015

Operation Support Our Troops America will host the Rockin' For the Troops Fundraiser on Saturday, July 18th beginning at Noon at Canitgny Park, 1S151 N Winfield Rd in Wheaton. Tickets are $25 and all proceeds go to OSOT America to send care packages to the troops and serve families. For details please call or go online.

Day Camp (Mon. Jul 20, 2015 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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

Dickson Valley Camp, 8250 Finnie Rd in Newark, will host a Day Camp Monday-Friday, July 20th-24th from 9am-4pm. The camp is for children currently in Kindergarten through 4th grade. Please call or go online for registration or details. 

Volunteer Adult Literacy Tutor Training (Mon. Jul 20, 2015 9:30 am - 3:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Elgin, IL
847-742-6565
info@elginliteracy.org
http://www.elginliteracy.org

The Literacy Connection will host Adult Literacy Tutor Training on Monday July 20th and 27th at 9:30am at Gail Borden Public Library, 270 N. Grove Ave in Elgin. The 12 hours of training will cost $25. Please call or go online to register or for details.

Hillsong United/Jesus Culture/Passion Band and more in concert (Fri. Jul 24, 2015 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm)

OUTCRY, a praise and worship experience with bands like Hillsong United, Jesus Culture, Passion Band and more, will be held on Friday, July 24th at 7pm at FirstMerit Bank Pavilion, 1521 S Linn White Dr in Chicago. Tickets and information are online.

Summer Matinee Music (Sun. Jul 26, 2015 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Chicago, IL

Summer Matinee Music Featuring Flute and Clarinet with Dalia Chin and Yuen Yee Richardson will be held on Sunday, July 26th at 2pm at Sulzer Regional Library, 4455 N Lincoln Ave in Chicago. 

Journey Off the Map VBS (Sun. Jul 26, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Lemont, IL
630-257-8484
michael@ebclemont.com
http://www.ebclemont.com

Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1195 McCarthy Rd in Lemont, will host Journey Off the Map Vacation Bible School, Sunday-Thursday, July 26th-30th beginning at 6:30pm. Please call or go online for details or pre-registration.

 

Day Camp (Mon. Jul 27, 2015 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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

Dickson Valley Camp, 8250 Finnie Rd in Newark, will host a Day Camp Monday-Friday, July 27th-31st from 9am-4pm. The camp is for children currently in Kindergarten through 4th grade. Please call or go online for registration or details. 

Journey Off the Map VBS (Tue. Jul 28, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Lemont, IL
630-257-8484
michael@ebclemont.com
http://www.ebclemont.com

Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1195 McCarthy Rd in Lemont, will host Journey Off the Map Vacation Bible School, Sunday-Thursday, July 26th-30th beginning at 6:30pm. Please call or go online for details or pre-registration.

 

Day Camp (Wed. Jul 29, 2015 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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

Dickson Valley Camp, 8250 Finnie Rd in Newark, will host a Day Camp Monday-Friday, July 27th-31st from 9am-4pm. The camp is for children currently in Kindergarten through 4th grade. Please call or go online for registration or details. 

Day Camp (Mon. Aug 3, 2015 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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

Dickson Valley Camp, 8250 Finnie Rd in Newark, will host a Day Camp Monday-Friday, August 3rd-7th from 9am-4pm. The camp is for children currently in Kindergarten through 4th grade. Please call or go online for registration or details.

Day Camp (Wed. Aug 5, 2015 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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

Dickson Valley Camp, 8250 Finnie Rd in Newark, will host a Day Camp Monday-Friday, August 3rd-7th from 9am-4pm. The camp is for children currently in Kindergarten through 4th grade. Please call or go online for registration or details.

Hillsong Nights (Fri. Sep 25, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Hillsong Nights will take place on Friday, September 25th at 7pm at Willow Creek Community Church, 67 E. Algonguin Rd in South Barrington. Tickets are $25- $30 and are available online.

2nd Annual Foodie 5K Will County (Sat. Oct 3, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Joliet, IL
630-443-6910 x159
happ@northernilfoodbank.org
http://www.SolveHungerToday.org/Foodie5K

The 2nd Annual Foodie 5K for the Northern Illinois Food Bank will take place Saturday, October 3rd at 9am at Chicagoland Speedway, 500 Speedway Boulevard in Joliet. There will be a post-run festival with entertainment, food trucks and activities for kids. All funds benefit Northern Illinois Food Bank. Please call or go online for details.

World Leaders Forum with Nick Vujicic (Mon. Oct 12, 2015 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm)

Contact Info:

Elgin, IL
847-628-2089
jessica.bunn@judsonu.edu
http://www.judsonu.edu

The World Leaders Forum Inspirational Series will take place on Monday, October 12th at 6:45pm at Judson University, 1151 N. State St in Elgin. Nick Vujicic will be speaking. For details on tickets or other information, please call, email or go online.

Inspiration Series with Nick Vujicic (Mon. Oct 12, 2015 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm)

The World Leaders Forum Inspirational Series with Nick Vujicic will be held at Judson University, 1151 N. State St in Elgin, on Monday, October 12th at 6:45pm. General admission is $50 and priority seating is $100. VIP tickets are also available for $500 and include priority seating. Please go online for details.

Toby Mac/Britt Nicole/ Colton Dixon in concert (Fri. Oct 23, 2015 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Hoffman Estates, IL
844-381-4751
http://www.getgrouptickets.com

Toby Mac, Britt Nicole, Colton Dixon and Hollyn will be in concert on Friday, October 23rd at 7:30pm at the Sears Center, 5333 Prairie Stone Pkwy in Hoffman Estates. Tickets are $15-$75 and can be obtained online or by phone. For more details please go online.