Family Calendar & Concerts
Events under 'Community'
Slavery in Our Community (Fri. Sep 29, 2017 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm)
Cornerstone Fellowship Church will host Slavery in Our Community on Friday, September 29th at 2:30pm at The Urbana Free Library, 210 W. Green St in Urbana. This event will focus attention to the issue of modern day slavery, as well as introduce the community to local organizations that serve the most vulnerable. For more details please email.
Clays for Camp Power (Sat. Sep 30, 2017 8:00 am - 2:00 pm)
The City of DeKalb Police Department and the Aurora Sportsmen’s Club, Rueff Rd in Waterman, will host a Sporting Clays Tournament and Shoot on Saturday, September 30th at 8am. All proceeds raised will support Camp Power. Along with the sporting clays event there will be a picnic lunch, silent auction, side challenges and more. For more details or registration, please call or go online.
Running with the Dogs 5K Fundraiser (Sat. Sep 30, 2017 8:00 am - 11:00 am)
Running With The Dogs 5K will be held on Saturday, September 30th at 8am at Junction City Shopping Center; 5901 Prospect Rd in Peoria. This race allows participant with a canine friend. There will be local animal rescues and pet related vendors. All money raised benefits Paws Giving Independence. For registration or details please go online.
Blessing of Pets (Sun. Oct 1, 2017 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Emmanuel Memorial Episcopal Church, 208 E. University Ave in Champaign, Sunday, October 1st at 5pm. Please bring pets in carriers and on leashes for a brief, casual outdoor service. This event is open to all kinds of people and all kinds of pets (including stuffed animal friends and photos of pets who may be especially feisty.) For more details please call or go online.
21st Annual Wabash Valley Race for the Cure® (Sat. Oct 7, 2017 7:00 am - 11:00 am)
The 21st Annual Wabash Valley Race for the Cure will be held on Saturday, October 7th at 7am at Meadows Shopping Center, 25th and Poplar in Terre Haute. The adult race begins at 9am. Registration is online. For more information please email or go online.
Rock Painting Event (Sat. Oct 7, 2017 9:30 am - 10:30 am)
West Frankfort, IL
A Rock Painting Event will take place on Saturday, October 7th from 9:30-10:30am at the Coffeehouse, 1000 Factory Outlet Dr in West Frankfort. This is sponsored by Morthland College. This is a free event and please wear "paint friendly" clothing. For more details please call or go online.
Harvest Celebration BBQ & Hootenanny (Sat. Oct 7, 2017 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN
A Harvest Celebration BBQ & Hootenanny will take place on Saturday, October 7th from 4-9pm at White Violet Center garden,mSaint Mary-of-the-Woods. The cost is $25 and children 3 and under are free. Pre-registration required.
Benefit for Gina (Sat. Oct 7, 2017 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Friends of Gina Ilbery will host a Benefit for her on Saturday, October 7th from 4-9pm at Field Community Consolidated School, 21075 N Hails Lane in Texico. Ms. Ilbery is Superintendent at Field School and was recently diagnosed with Cancer. There will be live music with The Prodigal Sons and The Gospel Messengers, a meal, live auction and more. The cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children. Tickets are available at the Field School office. For more details please call or email.
Hooves of Hope Rodeo Round Up (Sat. Oct 7, 2017 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Hooves of Hope, 7757 US Route 136 in Potomac, will host the Rodeo Round Up on Saturday, October 7th beginning at 4pm. There will be live music with the Marvin Lee Band, games, food trucks, meet the herd and more. There is no cost for admission to this event. There is a $5 cost for unlimited rodeo games. This is the annual fundraising event for Hooves of Hope. For more details please go online.
CU's Got Talent (Wed. Oct 11, 2017 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)
Auditions for CU's Got Talent will be held on Wednesday, October 11th beginning at 4pm at the Second Stage Theatre at Parkland College in Champaign. Registration for auditions are online. Finalists perform at CU's Got Talent hosted by Champaign West Rotary on Saturday, February 3rd at 7pm at The Refinery in Champaign. For more details or to register, please go online.
19th Annual Rally & March Against Abuse (Thu. Oct 12, 2017 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm)
Citizens Against Abuse will host the 19th Annual Rally & March Against Abuse on Thursday, October 12th at 5:30pm at the Levi Senior Center, 2019 W. Lawrence Ave in Chicago. This year's topic is "Bullying in Today's Society" and the keynote speaker is Patrick Dati. For more details please go online.
Mentors 4 Kids Benefit (Fri. Oct 13, 2017 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
Mt. Vernon, IL
Mentors 4 Kids, Inc. will host a Benefit on Friday, October 13th at 6pm at 207 N. Centralia Road in Mt. Vernon. The benefit will include The Fun Pianos Show, a Chili Cook Off, Silent Auction and more. Tickets are $30 and are available online. Mentors 4 Kids to provide children in need with a caring, volunteer adult role model to befriend them and spend quality time with them. For more details please call or go online.
3rd Annual Holiday Boutique (Sat. Oct 21, 2017 9:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Mount Pleasant United Church, 3050 E Davis Dr in Terre Haute, will host the 3rd Annual Holiday Boutique on Saturday, October 21st from 9am-2pm. There will be over 30 vendors with homemade crafts, antiques and more. Admission is free to this event. Proceeds will be used for the local women's ministry. For more details please call or go online.
Basics of Vegetable Fermentation (Sat. Oct 21, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN
A Basics of Vegetable Fermentation Class will take place on Saturday, October 21st from 1-3pm at the White Violet Center, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Registration is needed by October 18th and is $35. For more details please call or go online.
Charity Dinner and Auction Fundraiser (Sat. Oct 21, 2017 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm)
Just One Drop Charity Dinner and Auction Fundraiser will be held Saturday, October 21st at 5:30pm at the Wabash Valley Banquet Center, 3901 S US 41 in Terre Haute. There will be a full service dinner with live entertainment, silent auction and Live Auction. All proceeds will benefit Senior Education Ministries, Inc. Tickets are $25 for one or $200 for a table of 8. For tickets or more details please call or go online.
Dinner & Reverse Raffle Fundraiser (Sat. Nov 4, 2017 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm)
The Village of Mt. Zion will host a Dinner & Reverse Raffle Fundraiser on Saturday, November 4th from 6-11pm at the Mt. Zion Convention Center, in Mt. Zion. Proceeds will go towards a Splashpad at Fletcher Park. The cost is $100 per couple and include a dinner and more. For more details please call or go online.
Book Signing (Sat. Nov 18, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)
The Open Door Christian Book Store, 3125 3rd Place in Terre Haute, will host a Book Signing Event and Presentation of The Immanuel Quilt on Saturday, November 18th from 1-5pm. This is a true story by Joni Wolf and the quilt will also be there. For more information please call or email.