Family Calendar & Concerts

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Sun. 7 Feb, 2016 - Sat. 13 Feb, 2016
Week 7

Fri. Feb 12, 2016

K of C Fish Fry (Fri. Feb 12, 2016 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St Jude Church Social Hall
10811 North Knoxville Ave.
Peoria, IL 61615

Lenten Fish Fry All U Can Eat Hand-Breaded Fish

Baked Tilapia - $10

Add Jumbo Butterfly Shrimp -3/$2

Kid’s Meal - $5 (Mac & Cheese or fish)

***NEW THIS YEAR Fried seafood platter (clams, shrimp, fish) - $14


All meals include french fries, salad, coleslaw, mac & cheese, bread, and drinks.  

Serving Time 5:30 – 7 p.m.; Carryout Available 5-7



Sponsored by K of C       

St. Clement Council #12407

Sat. Feb 13, 2016

The Art of Marriage DVD Conference Event (Sat. Feb 13, 2016 8:30 am)

Contact Info:

Glad Tidings Assembly of God
2201 E. Washington St
East Peoria, IL 61611

The Art of Marriage DVD Conference Event (by FamilyLife) will be hosted by Glad Tidings Assembly of God's Marriage Matters Sunday School class. Doors will open at 7:30 a.m.


The Art of Marriage weaves together expert teaching, real-life stories, humorous vignettes, and more to portray the challenges and the beauty of God's design for marriage. Six engaging video sessions are interspersed with projects for couples to complete in our Saturday schedule.


The cost will be $50 per couple. This must be paid in advance. Registration will include your conference books/material, snacks, and lunch (catered by Chick-fil-A. A gluten-free option may be requested at the time of registration).


Please plan ahead for your own babysitters. NO CHILDCARE AVAILABLE.


To register online (or to find more information), please visit our website listed above. Deadline: 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, February 10th.

Why Not You Today Women's Conference with Sonya Jones (Sat. Feb 13, 2016 9:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Calvary Church
501 West Hazel Dell Rd
Springfield, IL 62711

A one-day Women's Conference with Sonya Jones, Season 16 Finalist on NBC's "The Biggest Loser", that will motivate, inspire and encourage you to be the best version of you that you can be! $25 - Lunch Included. Tickets available at  More info at: 

AWANA Club (Sat. Feb 13, 2016 5:50 pm - 7:40 pm)

Contact Info:

Highview Christian Church
403 James Pkwy
Washington, Il 61571

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.

Single and Parenting (Sat. Feb 13, 2016 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Trinity Lutheran School
515 South MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62704

Single and Parenting is a 13 week help seminar and weekly group for single parents. Each week participants will watch a video, have group discussions, and complete take home Hopework exercises. Single & Parenting features nationally recognized experts on topics important to single parents. Seminar sessions include "Your Children & Your Fears," "Tired & Overwhelmed" and "Conflict & Resolution." There is a $20 registration fee which includes the required workbook, however, scholarships are available. Child care and snacks will be provided.

Mel Tillis @ Watseka Theatre Watseka IL (Sat. Feb 13, 2016 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Watseka Theatre
218 East Walnut Street
Watseka, IL 60970

Country Music Icon, MEL TILLIS headlines Valentines Day Weekend at Watseka Theatre Watseka IL.


His milestones include being inducted into the Grand Ole Opry & Country Music Hall Of Fame. In 2012, President Barack Obama awarded Tillis the National Medal of Arts for his contributions to country music. He also has won the CMA Awards' most coveted award, "Entertainer of the Year". Sixty hit records including the multi million selling classics; "Ruby Don't Take Your Guns To Town" (which he wrote for Kenny Rogers), "I Ain't Never", "Crazy Wild Desire", "Steppin Out", "These Lonely Hands of Mine", "She'll Be Hanging Around Somewhere" , "Heart Over Mind," "Heaven Everyday", "Commercial Affection", "Arms of a Fool" , "Take My Hand","Brand New Mister Me" "Neon Rose,""Sawmill," "Midnight, Me and the Blues" "Stomp Them Grapes", "Memory Maker" , "Woman in the Back of My Mind" , "Mental Revenge" "Good Woman Blues" , "Heart Healer","I Believe In You" and "Coca-Cola Cowboy".


No seat is further than 50 ft from the stage. All Ages. Doors open 5:30 p.m. for dinner. Showtime 7:00 p.m. Tickets are on sale at the theatre, charge by phone or the website above.

Larry Olson in concert (Sat. Feb 13, 2016 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Salem Lutheran Church
1700 W. War Memorial Dr.
Peoria, IL 61614

Larry Olson and his wife, Karol Baer, will be in concert at Salem Lutheran Church. Larry Olson is a singer/songwriter/guitarist who co-founded Dakota Road Music, a publishing and performance company that specializes in original music. Larry has recorded numerous CDs, and written and published hundreds of songs that come alive with stories of his rural roots, ponderings of parenthood, stirrings from our global family and journeys of faith. No cost, but please bring a canned food item.

Valentines Ball (Sat. Feb 13, 2016 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Knights of Columbus Hall
217 Limit St.
Lincoln, IL 62656

The churches of Jefferson Street Christian Church and Lincoln Christian Church are holding a Valentines Ball with a Live Swing Band to help raise funds for short term mission trips to Haiti and the Dominican Republic.  Desserts, Dancing, Photo Booth and Raffles.   Tickets are $15.00 in advance, $20.00 at the door.  Tickets can be purchased by visiting our website. Doors open at 6:30; Dance 7 -10 pm