Family Calendar & Concerts
Mahomet M.O.M.S. Meetings (Thu. Sep 21, 2017 9:00 am - 11:00 am)
M.O.M.S. (Moms Offering Moms Support) will meet on the 1st & 3rd Thursdays of the month from 9-11am at Grace Church, 800 W. Oak St in Mahomet. There is a hot breakfast each meeting and childcare is provided for children under 5 years. For more details please email or go online.
WOW Bible Study (Thu. Sep 21, 2017 9:00 am - 11:30 am)
Women of the Word will host the 2017 Bible Study beginning Thursday, September 21st at Waterman Presbyterian Church, 250 N. Cedar St in Waterman. There are 2 options Mornings from 9-11:30am or evenings from 6:45-9pm. There will be children's programing available only in the morning option. The registration fee is $25 and scholarships are available. This year's study is in the Ray Vander Laan's series: "Israel's-Mission-Becoming a Kingdom of Priests in a Prodical World". For more details please call or email.
Alpha (Thu. Sep 21, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm)
Vineyard Church, 1500 N. Lincoln Ave in Urbana, will host the Alpha Course on Thursdays, beginning September 14th from from 6-8:30pm. The purpose of the course is to explore the meaning of life, look at who Jesus is and how we can know him better. Childcare is $9 per evening and dinner is included. Pre-registration is required for childcare. Please call or go online for more details.
Women's Fall Retreat with Andrea Doughtery (Thu. Sep 21, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Rockville Christian Church, 292 W. U.S. Hwy 36 in Rockville IN, will host the Annual Women's Fall Retreat Thursday, September 21st at 6pm. Doors open at 5:15pm. The guest speaker is Andrea Dougherty. Tickets are $5 and include dinner, music and a message. For more details please call or email.
Grief Share (Fri. Sep 22, 2017 10:00 am - 11:30 am)
Crossbridge Community Church, 4161 Columbus St in Ottawa, will host GriefShare beginning Friday, September 22nd at 10am. For more details please call or email.
CANCELLED!!! Rekindle Women's Conference (Fri. Sep 22, 2017 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm)
This event has been rescheduled due to church emergency. The Rekindle Conference will be held Friday & Saturday, September 22nd & 23rd at Resurrection Life Church, 1085 W McKinley Ave in Decatur. The cost is $40 at the door or slightly less pre-conference. The cost includes lunch. Rekindle begins September 22nd with doors opening at 5:30pm and the event at 6:30pm. Registration is online. No childcare will be offered. For more details please call or go online.
Girlfriends' Event with Karen Abercrombie (Fri. Sep 22, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Calvary Church, 9 S 200 State Route 59 in Naperville, will host a Girlfriends' Event with Karen Abercrombie on Friday, September 22nd at 7pm. Karen Abercrombie is best know for her role as Miss Clara in the movie "War Room". Bridgette Hammers will sing. Tickets are $20 per adult and can be purchased online. There will be complimentary coffee and cupcakes available after event. For more details please call or go online.
22nd Annual Elim Dutch Festival (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 7:30 am - 4:00 pm)
The 22nd Annual Elim Dutch Festival will be held Saturday, September 23rd from 7:30am-4pm on the grounds of Elim Christian Services, 13020 S. Central Ave in Palos Heights. This event features food, shopping, entertainment and more. Admission is free and all proceeds from the event go directly to impact the children and adults of Elim. For details and more information please call or go online.
Single Moms & Widows Oil Change (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)
First Christian Church, 2106 South Main St in Jacksonville, will host a Free Single Moms & Widows Oil Change Event on Saturday, September 23rd from 8am-Noon. There are 30 spots are available. Please call the church to register for this free event.
Lead Conference (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 8:30 am - 4:30 pm)
Windsor Road Christian Church, 2502 S. Windsor Rd in Champaign, will host the Lead 2017 Conference on Saturday, September 23rd at 8:30am. The cost is $30 per adult and lunch is included. Childcare will be provided for $5 for 1 child and $10 for 2 or more. The main speaker will be Dr. Soong Chan Rah, a professor, and author from Chicago. There will also be workshops by a variety of leaders in our community on equipping for practical leadership. Registration is online. For more details please call or go online.
Intentional Parenting Workshop (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 9:00 am - 3:00 pm)
Terre Haute, IN
Mount Pleasant Church, 3050 E. Davis Dr in Terre Haute, will host an Intentional Parenting Workshop on Saturday, September 23rd from 9am-3pm. Childcare and lunch are included in this free workshop. Doug and Cathy Fields will be the video speakers for this workshop. Please register for this free event by September 20th by calling or going online. While lunch is provided for adults, children will need to bring a sack lunch. For more details please call.
Adoption and Foster Care Informational Gathering (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)
Redeemer Church, 202 W Illinois St in Urbana, will host an Adoption and Foster Care Informational Gathering on Saturday, September 23rd from 9am-1pm. There will be information about international & domestic adoption and foster care. Free childcare will be provided for the first 30 children to register. For registration or more information please call or email.
The Name of God is Love and Mercy (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 9:30 am - 3:00 pm)
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN
The conference The Name of God is Love and Mercy will take place on Saturday, September 23rd at 9:30am at the Providence Hall Conference Room, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Registration is due by September 18th and is $45. Please call or go online for more details.
A Walk In Their Shoes (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Cup of Cold Water Ministries will present A Walk in Their Shoes on Saturday, September 23rd from 10am-2pm at Pine Ridge Christian Center, 2580 N. 3653rd Rd in Sheridan. This event presents an opportunity to engage in an interactive workshop leading to understanding of life in a developing country. Registration is required and attendees must be 13 years old or accompanied by an adult. Registration is online. For more details please call or go online.
Dare 2 Share Live (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 11:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Dare 2 Share Live simulcast will take place on Saturday, September 23rd at 11am at New Life Church, 1502 Cooks Mills Rd in Sullivan. This is a teen led movement of inspiration, training and practical outreach. The cost is $20 and registration is available online. On site lunch is available for preorder. For tickets or details please go online.
Walcamp Fall Fest (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Walcamp Outdoor Ministries and Retreat Center, 32653 Five Points Rd in Kingston, will host the Fall Fest on Saturday, September 23rd from Noon-6pm. The cost is $10 and there will be a variety of family friendly activities. For more details please call or go online.
Love Ignites Chicagoland (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Pray Naperville will present Love Ignites Chicagoland on Saturday, September 23rd from 4-6pm at the Riverwalk Grand Pavilion, 912 Sindt Memorial Ct in Naperville. This will be a time of prayer and worship and music. For more details please go online.
Benefit Dinner Auction (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
LifeSpring will host a Benefit Dinner Auction on Saturday, September 23rd at 5pm at the Pipefitters Banquet Hall in Aurora. Tickets are $75 and are available online. The event will include a dinner, live and silent auctions. LifeSpring is a ministry of Wayside Cross Ministries.
Michael W Smith/Grayson-Reed in concert (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm)
Michael W. Smith and Grayson/Reed will be in concert on Saturday, September 23rd at 7pm at the ISU Braden Auditorium, 100 N University in Normal. Advance tickets are $17.50, $22.50, and $32.50. Proceeds will benefit the Midwest Food Bank. Tickets are available at the box office or online. For more details please call or go online.
2nd Annual Comedy Night with Jeremy Nunes (Sat. Sep 23, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
The 2nd Annual Comedy Night with Jeremy Nunes will take place on Saturday, September 23rd at 7pm at the CenterPointe Church, 1616 Veterans Ave in Vandalia. This event is a benefit for Lighthouse Pregnancy & Health Services in Vandalia. Admission is free, but a love offering will be taken. Opening will be de la croiX, a family worship band. Doors open at 6:30pm. Please call or go online for more details.