Family Calendar & Concerts

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Sun. Aug 30, 2015 - Sat. Sep 5, 2015

Thu. Sep 3, 2015

Lewistown Junk in the Trunk (Thu. Sep 3, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Parking lot, County Market
518 S. Main St.
Lewistown, IL 61542
309.338.3452

Do you have a lot of junk? Load it up in your trunk and join us in the parking lot of the Lewistown County Market every Thursday evening from 5:00-7:00 p.m. through the end of September. Set-up begins at 4:30 p.m. It is free to be a vendor.

 

And if you like shopping at yard sales, come see the JUNK IN OUR TRUNKS! No entrance fees for this event.

Local Flavors 2015 Dinner at Edge by Chef Dustin (Thu. Sep 3, 2015 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Edge by Chef Dustin Allen, Junction City Shopping Center
5832 N Knoxville Ave
Peoria, IL 61614
217.528.1563
molly@ilstewards.org
http://www.buyfreshbuylocalcentralillinois.org/

Now you can find farm-fresh meals at your favorite restaurants during Local Flavors 2015! Participating restaurants will prepare a fresh, seasonal meal with produce sourced from local farmers. One lunch and one dinner will be held each month, June through October, at different restaurants across Peoria and the surrounding area. Fresh, Healthy, Delicious, Good for you, Good for the Community, and Good for the Environment. For more information, visit the website above or contact Molly Gleason at the number or email above.

 

 

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Sep 3, 2015 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheelscommunity.com/events/scheels-run-walk-bike-skate-club/

All levels of riders, walkers, runners and skaters welcome! This club meets every Thursday, starting March 26 and ending on October 5.

 

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS Club Member! Reminder that all skaters and bikers are required to wear helmets.

 

Visit the website above for more information.

Fri. Sep 4, 2015

Christian Center Baseball (Fri. Sep 4, 2015 8:00 am - 4:30 pm)

Contact Info:

The Christian Center
4100 N Brandywine Dr.
Peoria, IL 61614
309.685.4218
http://www.thechristiancenter.cc

Fall Baseball registration is currently underway. Minor League is ages 9-10 years old. Major League is 11-12 years old. (8 year olds can play if they will be enrolled in the Minor League (9-10 yrs) in the summer of 2016.)

 

The season runs August 29 – October 3 (Saturdays only).

 

The fee for fall Baseball is $45 with discounts for multiple participants from the same family.

 

Forms and league information are available online at the link above, (although we do not have online registration at this time). You may also register at The Christian Center offices, Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Call the number above with any questions.

Christian Center Soccer (Fri. Sep 4, 2015 8:00 am - 4:30 pm)

Contact Info:

The Christian Center
4100 N Brandywine Dr.
Peoria, IL 61614
309.685.4218
http://www.thechristiancenter.cc

Soccer registration is currently underway for ages 5–18 - coed.

 

The season runs August 24 – October 3. (This league meets 2 times per week - once during the week and once on Saturday.)

 

The fee is $60 per participant, with discounts for multiple participants from the same family.

 

Forms and league information are available online at the link above (although we do not have online registration at this time). You may also register at The Christian Center offices, Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Call the number above with any questions.

Celebrate Recovery (Fri. Sep 4, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Northwoods Community Church
10700 N. Allen Rd.
Peoria, IL 61615
309.243.1550
http://www.nwoods.org/peoria/content/connect/life-help/recovery/

The road to recovery is not meant to be traveled alone. Learn to walk with Jesus and with a church family. Experience Celebrate Recovery where you don’t have to journey alone.

 

Hundreds have experienced this powerful program to become free from life’s hurts and habits. By working through recovery principles found in the teachings of Jesus, you can and will change! Begin to experience true peace and you will no longer rely on dysfunctional, compulsive, or addictive behaviors as a temporary “fix” for your pain.

 

Free dinner and childcare provided. Meetings are every Friday.

New Mercies International: Evangelist special services (Fri. Sep 4, 2015 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

New Mercies International
2901 N. Prospect
Peoria, IL 61603
309.371.4784
sjbryan83@yahoo.com

Come worship with us! New Mercies International (Rev. Gary and Sandra Bryan) is hosting special services featuring the evangelist speakers, Ronnie and Becky Trammel.

 

Friday 7:00 p.m.

Saturday 7:00 p.m.

Sunday 10:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.

God Loves Marriage (Fri. Sep 4, 2015 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Quality Inn & Suites
4112 Brandywine Drive
Peoria, IL 61614 United States
815.796.2248
ndlopez@frontiernet.net
http://godlovesmarriage.org/event/marriage-encounter-peoria-il-2/

Looking for a way to include God in your marriage?

 

You'll discover how to do just that on a Lutheran Marriage Encounter Weekend. Join millions of couples who have learned how to keep their marriage vibrant and alive.

 

Please call Norm & Deb Lopez at the number above to register for the October 2-4, 2015 weekend in Peoria, or check out our website above for more detailed information.

 

Registration deadline is September 1, 2015, however, late registrations will be taken if space is available.

 

A weekend of discovery. . . a lifetime of love.

Sat. Sep 5, 2015

Creation Evidence Expo (Sat. Sep 5, 2015 9:00 am)

Contact Info:

Faith Baptist Church
1501 Howard Ct.
Pekin IL 61554
309.347.6178
church.secretary@faithbaptistofpekin.org
http://www.faithbaptistofpekin.org

Creation Evidence Expo Ministries of Indianapolis, IN will be coming to Faith Baptist Church of Pekin, IL on September 5th and 6th for a Bible Conference.

 

The title for the conference is "In Search of the Truth" will be led by three speakers from that ministry.

 

The public is invited. No admission charge. We will be taking a free will offering for the speakers.

1st Annual Northern Illinois Autumn Fest (Sat. Sep 5, 2015 9:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL
815.625.1957
wandalee2004@yahoo.com
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?fref=ts

This is going to be a day filled with fun! This event is for all ages, as there will be activities for kids and gospel music and vendors for the adults. Food will also be available for purchase. Bring lawn chairs! We hope everyone comes and enjoys a day out!

Vendors, bounce houses, gospel singing, crafts, concessions, face painting.

Vendors:
Avon, Mary Kay, Perfectly Posh, Jamberry Nails, Paparazzi, Pink Zebra, Make-Up Eraser, Jewelry In Candles, Scentsy, and more!

 

Gospel singing:
Stony & Crystal, Jerry Dittmar, Saved by Grace, Funderberg Family, Randy Planthaber, Jerry Echebarria, Gone Fishin', Joyful Noyz, Francie Bond, Altered Lives, Acceptable, Mark and Pam Fisher

 

In case of rain, event will move indoors.

 

Any questions, just give the church office a call, or you can email Wanda Peterson.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Sep 5, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
403 W. 2nd St.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum will be open for tours each Saturday from May 2 through the end of October.  Bring the family or a friend and tour the museum!

 

Displayed are antique local fire engines, historic pictures, antiques, and firefighting tools and memorabilia.  Kids young and old will enjoy the history!

 

Admission is free. Donations are accepted. For more information, please visit the website or call the number above.

Hot Rods for Heart House (Sat. Sep 5, 2015 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Car Show
Main St
Roanoke, Il 61516
309.467.6101
blaine@heartlineandhearthouse.org
https://heartlineandhearthouseorg.squarespace.com/events-1/

This will be the 1st annual Car Show for Heartline and Heart house. There will be awards for best of show, mayor's choice, Heart House choice, firemans choice, and young blood for under 25. Also a 50/50 raffle, pork chop dinner, and kids bike show. Registration will be at the link above.

AWANA Club (Sat. Sep 5, 2015 5:50 pm - 7:40 pm)

Contact Info:

Highview Christian Church
403 James Pkwy
Washington, Il 61571
309.745.8291
jenny.I.sellers@gmail.com
http://awana.highviewchristian.org/

Join us for AWANA Club. Opened for ages 2 - High School. Adult Bible Studies also available. Wednesday Nights, Aug 19th - April 27, 2016. For more information visit the website above or email Jenny Sellers at the email above.

 

There will be an early registration on Saturday Aug 15th, 12 p.m. -2 p.m. at the address above.

New Mercies International: Evangelist special services (Sat. Sep 5, 2015 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

New Mercies International
2901 N. Prospect
Peoria, IL 61603
309.371.4784
sjbryan83@yahoo.com

Come worship with us! New Mercies International (Rev. Gary and Sandra Bryan) is hosting special services featuring the evangelist speakers, Ronnie and Becky Trammel.

 

Friday 7:00 p.m.

Saturday 7:00 p.m.

Sunday 10:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.

God Loves Marriage (Sat. Sep 5, 2015 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Quality Inn & Suites
4112 Brandywine Drive
Peoria, IL 61614 United States
815.796.2248
ndlopez@frontiernet.net
http://godlovesmarriage.org/event/marriage-encounter-peoria-il-2/

Looking for a way to include God in your marriage?

 

You'll discover how to do just that on a Lutheran Marriage Encounter Weekend. Join millions of couples who have learned how to keep their marriage vibrant and alive.

 

Please call Norm & Deb Lopez at the number above to register for the October 2-4, 2015 weekend in Peoria, or check out our website above for more detailed information.

 

Registration deadline is September 1, 2015, however, late registrations will be taken if space is available.

 

A weekend of discovery. . . a lifetime of love.