Champaign Area

Hometown Nazareth VBS (Sun. Aug 2, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Mahomet, IL
217-586-4786
lcmoffice@lcofm.org
http://www.lcofm.org

The Lutheran Church, 410 E. Andover in Mahomet, will host Hometown Nazareth Vacation Bible School, Sunday-Wednesday, August 2nd-5th from 6-8pm. To register please go online. Call for details.

Hometown Nazareth VBS (Tue. Aug 4, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Mahomet, IL
217-586-4786
lcmoffice@lcofm.org
http://www.lcofm.org

The Lutheran Church, 410 E. Andover in Mahomet, will host Hometown Nazareth Vacation Bible School, Sunday-Wednesday, August 2nd-5th from 6-8pm. To register please go online. Call for details.

Back to School Food and Clothing Drive (Thu. Aug 6, 2015 9:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-298-3202
jemcclure4@gmail.com
http://www.orphanstreasurebox.org/connect/

Orphans Treasure Box Bookstore, 826 Pioneer St in Champaign,  is partnering with Feeding our Kids and His Kid's Closet in a back to school food and clothing drive at the bookstore. New and gently used children's clothing and food donations will be accepted August 6th and 7th from 9am to 6pm, and August 8th from 9am to 3pm. Kona Ice will be on hand from 2-4pm on August 7th, and will donate 25% of their proceeds to these organizations. Donation details are online.

Global Leadership Summit (Thu. Aug 6, 2015 9:00 am - 5:00 pm)

The Global Leadership Summit will be held at the Vineyard Church, 1500 Lincoln Ave in Urbana, on Thursday & Friday, August 6th & 7th beginning at 9am. The cost of this event is $89-$189. Registration is now open and can be made online. For more details, please call or go online.

 

Back to School Food and Clothing Drive (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 9:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-298-3202
jemcclure4@gmail.com
http://www.orphanstreasurebox.org/connect/

Orphans Treasure Box Bookstore, 826 Pioneer St in Champaign,  is partnering with Feeding our Kids and His Kid's Closet in a back to school food and clothing drive at the bookstore. New and gently used children's clothing and food donations will be accepted August 6th and 7th from 9am to 6pm, and August 8th from 9am to 3pm. Kona Ice will be on hand from 2-4pm on August 7th, and will donate 25% of their proceeds to these organizations. Donation details are online.

Kids Funday Sunday (Sun. Aug 9, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-378-5278
unitybaptchamp@sbcglobal.net
http://www.unitybaptistchampaign.com

Unity Baptist Church, 404 S. Duncan Rd in Champaign, will host Kids Funday Sunday on August 9th from 5-7pm. Registration for our Patch the Pirate Club will be accepted that evening. The club begins Wednesday, September 9th at 6:15pm. The rain date is August 16th. Please call or go online for details.

Celebrate Recovery (Tue. Aug 11, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Rantoul, IL
217-892-4241
christianliferantoul@gmail.com
http://www.christianliferantoul

Christian Life Church, 300 N. Maplewood in Rantoul, will host Celebrate Recovery on Tuesdays from 6-8pm. Childcare is available upon request. Please call or go online for details.

Benefit Garage Sale (Thu. Aug 13, 2015 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-369-9344
cucanteenrun@gmail.com
http://www.cucanteenrun.org

Friends of the CU Canteen Run will host a garage sale on Thursday, August 13th at 3pm at 3701 W. Springfield in Champaign. All proceeds will benefit the Canteen Run, a faith based ministry to help the homeless and those who are living at or below poverty level. For more details or to donate please call or go online.

Backyard Bash (Sat. Aug 15, 2015 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-352-5895
Camille.orpheumkids@gmail.com
http://www.orpheumkids.net

Orpheum Children's Science Museum, 346 N. Neil St in Champaign, is having a Field Day with a Backyard Bash on Saturday, August 15th from 1-5pm. Join the museum as we celebrate summer on our final days before school starts. Community partners Dr. G's Brainworks and Scinch will be there. Cost for the event is covered with admission to the museum. Please call or go online for details.

The Taylors in concert (Sat. Aug 15, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

The Taylors will be in concert on Saturday, August 15th at 6pm at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 108 Church St in Gifford. The conference is free and a love offering will be collected to help defray the costs. For more information please call or go online.

Healing Rooms (Sun. Aug 16, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

The Vineyard Church, 1500 N. Lincoln Ave in Urbana, will host the Healing Rooms the 3rd Sunday of each month beginning at 6pm. Registration is not required. Please call or go online for details.

 

Monthly Hiring Event (Wed. Aug 19, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-278-5732

Worknet Center, 1307 N. Mattis Ave, will host the Monthly Hiring Event, on Wednesday August 19th at 10am. On site applications will be taken. Please call for details.

Annual Ice Cream Social (Fri. Aug 21, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Tolono, IL
217-485-3610
tolonomethodist@msn.com

United Methodist Church, 300 S. Bourne St in Tolono, will host the Annual Ice Cream Social on Friday, August 21st from 5-7pm. Free will donations to support missions will be accepted at the door. For more details please call or email.

Vendor Fair Fundraiser (Sat. Aug 22, 2015 5:00 am - 11:00 am)

The First Church of God Women's Ministry will host a Vendor Fair on Saturday, August 22nd from 9-3pm at the Community Building in Tuscola. This event is open to everyone and there is no admission cost. The event is being held to help with the missionary work done throughout Douglas county. Please call or go online for details.

Church Open House (Sat. Aug 22, 2015 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-352-9827
emec@ameritech.net
http://www.emmanuelmemorialepiscopal.org/

Emmanuel Church, 102 N. State St in Champaign, will host a family friendly Open House on Saturday, August 22nd from 1-3pm during Taste of Champaign in West Side Park. This event is free. Please call or go online for details.

Ivan Parker in concert (Sat. Aug 22, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Atwood, IL
217-621-3470
http://www.firstbaptistatwood.org/

Ivan Parker will be in concert on Saturday August 22nd at 6pm at the First Baptist Church, 231 N. Illinois St in Atwood. Reserved Seating is available and advanced tickets are $13 per person. Tickets at the door will be $16 per person. Please call for more information. 

Celebrate Recovery (Tue. Aug 25, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Rantoul, IL
217-892-4241
christianliferantoul@gmail.com
http://www.christianliferantoul

Christian Life Church, 300 N. Maplewood in Rantoul, will host Celebrate Recovery on Tuesdays from 6-8pm. Childcare is available upon request. Please call or go online for details.

Do Something 5K (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 8:00 am - 10:00 am)

The Do Something 5K will take place on Saturday, August 29th beginning at 8am at Crystal Lake Park in Urbana. This event will benefit a ministry for the church in Liberia. Brackets are divided into 5 years by gender. Please call or go online to signup or for details.

Leadership Event with Jill Savage (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Windsor Road Christian Church, 2501 W. Windsor Rd in Champaign, will host a Leadership Event on Saturday, August 29th beginning at 9am. Jill Savage will speak at the conference entitled "Turn Your Mess Into Your Message". The cost is $15 per person and includes lunch. Registration is available online as well as details.

Beth Moore Living Proof Simulcast (Sat. Sep 12, 2015 9:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-359-2122
btennill@windsorroad.org
http://www.windsorroad.org/women

Windsor Road Christian Church, 2501 W. Windsor Rd in Champaign, will host the Beth Moore Living Proof Simulcast on Saturday, September 12th at 9am. The cost is $20 and a box lunch is $10. Registration can be made online before September 8th. Walk ins will also be accepted the day of the event. For more information, please call or email.

100 Year Church Anniversary (Fri. Sep 18, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-328-3497
wscc.church@yahoo.com
http://www.webberstreetcc.org

Webber Street Christian Church, 107 S. Webber St in Urbana, will the celebrate the 100 Year Church Anniversary Friday-Sunday, September 18th-20st. There will be a tent revival across from our church building Friday and Saturday. Sunday will be a final celebration. 

Wellness and Brain Fitness Fair (Sat. Sep 19, 2015 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-766-1526
aynproductions@yahoo.com
http://www.wellnessfair2015.org

The Wellness and Brain Fitness Fair will take place on Saturday, September 19th at 9am at Lincoln Square Mall in Urbana. This event will feature over 80 exhibit booths with fun and education in mind. For details, or to sponsor this event, please call or go online. 

 

Questapalooza (Sat. Sep 19, 2015 10:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-328-1445
office@questumc.org
http://questwired.com

Quest Church, 2004 Philo Rd in Urbana, will host the Annual Questapalooza on Saturday, September 19th from 10am-1pm at the church. There will be bounce houses, touch a truck, games and much more. For more information on the event, please call or email.

Calling Glory in concert (Sat. Sep 19, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Mahomet, IL
217-586-3095
jeff@mahometchristian.org
http://www.mahometchristian.org

Calling Glory will be in concert at the Mahomet Christian Church, 908 N. Lake of the Wood Rd in Mahomet, on Saturday, September 19th at 7pm. For more details please call or go online.

Women of Faith Simulcast (Fri. Oct 2, 2015 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-356-9078
LovedSimulcast@champaignfumc.org
http://champaignfumc.org

First United Methodist Church, 210 W. Church St in Champaign, will host the simulcast of the Women of Faith 2015 Farewell Tour with featured speakers including Patsy Clairmont, Mary Graham, Sheila Walsh and many more. Music will be by Sandi Patty and Building 429. This event will take place Friday October 2nd from 7-10:30pm and Saturday October 3rd from 9am-5pm. The cost is $30 for both days. Single day option is available. Lunch is extra. For details please call or go online.

Run 4 Babies 5K Race (Sat. Oct 17, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

The Run 4 Babies 5K will take place on Saturday, October 17th at 9am at Crystal Lake Park in Urbana. This event will support of Living Alternatives. There will be a fun run for children before the 5K starts at 9am. The race is the first in the Love Never Fails Circuit. Registration is $25 before October 15th. Families who register together can get another $5 discount per entrant. For more information, call or email.