Family Calendar & Concerts

Events under 'Church/Ministry'

Back to School Blast (Wed. Aug 24, 2016 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Pawnee Assembly of God
1001 North 8th Street
Pawnee, Illinois 62558
217-625-2111
http://www.pawneeassembly.org

Children Pre-K through 5th grade & families join in the fun of Willy Wonka Games, Bounce Houses, Delightful Sweet Treats and a Great Hunt for a Golden Ticket!!

 

Backpacks and pencil boxes will be given out while supplies last.

 

This event is free with a light meal to enjoy.

 

For more information call the number, or visit the website, listed above.

Cursillo Day Of Renewal (Sat. Aug 27, 2016 8:30 am - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Pastoral Center
417 NE. Madison Street
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 676-5587

Peoria area Cursillo is sponsoring a Day of Renewal on Saturday, August 27, 2016. This day of reflection will be held at the Pastoral Center. The cost is $14.00 per person and includes lunch. The day begins with Mass at 8:30 a.m., and will end by 3 p.m. The day is open to anyone who has made a Cursillo in the past.

 

For reservations, call Jackie Skender at the Peoria Cursillo Center office at the number above.

Hot Dog Lunch & Classic Car Show (Sat. Aug 27, 2016 11:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Fellowship Bible Church
4006 N Sterling Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 688-6144
http://www.fbcpi.org

Fellowship Bible Church is hosting a free hot dog lunch and classic car show to reach out to our community just to let them know we care, and tell them the good news!

Shoes for Water (Sun. Aug 28, 2016 1:00 am)

Contact Info:

St. Ann Parish
1010 South Louisa Street
Peoria, IL 61605
(309) 263-4662
shoes@ionagroup.com
http://www.ionagroup.com/shoes

St. Ann's WATCH (We Are The Church) program has partnered with two local businesses, The Iona Group and Float, to host the fifth consecutive Shoes for Water event.

 

Shoes for Water is an annual shoe drive in Central Illinois that lasts through the month of August.  Anyone can participate by donating used shoes. This shoe drive benefits WaterStep, a Kentucky-based nonprofit, that works to provide safe drinking water to impoverished communities around the world. Donated shoes are used to fund water treatment systems offered by WaterStep.

 

ALL shoes, new or used, are accepted and can be dropped off at any of the volunteer locations found on the event website above. For more information, call or email.

Family Fun Fest (Sun. Aug 28, 2016 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Our Savior’s Lutheran Church
1209 Kingsbury Rd.
Washington, IL 61571
(309) 657-5506

 

Live entertainment, inflatables, food, games, and door prizes are all free at this event for the whole family!

New Hope Open House (Sun. Aug 28, 2016 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

New Hope Community Church
510 Woodland Knolls Rd.
Germantown Hills, IL 61548
309-367-4621

New Hope Community Church in Germantown Hills will hold an open house with free food and fun for the kids! 

Free Castle Tours (Sat. Sep 3, 2016 11:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Stronghold Camp & Retreat Center
1922 Illinois Route 2 North
Oregon, IL 61061
(815) 732-6111
chris@strongholdcenter.org
https://www.facebook.com/events/1788048151413191/

Stop by for free access to the Castle!

Pray for the Cure (Thu. Sep 8, 2016 6:30 pm)

Contact Info:

St. John's Lutheran Church
1617 E Emerson St.
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-6121
butlerlinda@sbcglobal.net
http://www.stjohnsbloomington.org/

This community prayer service is for survivors, their family, friends, and caregivers. Hear prayers, readings, and music that encourages the soul.

 

The feature speaker will be breast cancer survivor Melissa Shrader. It will also feature music by Sarah Brummitt and LoriLee Dunahee, and Amazon Women.

Foster Parent Classes (Sat. Sep 10, 2016 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

The Center for Youth and Family Solutions
2610 W Richwoods Blvd.
Peoria, IL 61604
309-676-2400
mrumbold@familycore.org
http://www.cfspeoria.org/

Do you and your family want to minister to children in the Peoria area but need something that fits in with your normal daily routine? You could make a lasting impact on the life of a child by becoming a foster parent and including them in your life.

 

If you can provide a child with a safe, nurturing, and stable environment, please call Marti or Stacy at the phone number above.

Foster Parent Classes (Sat. Sep 17, 2016 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

The Center for Youth and Family Solutions
2610 W Richwoods Blvd.
Peoria, IL 61604
309-676-2400
mrumbold@familycore.org
http://www.cfspeoria.org/

Do you and your family want to minister to children in the Peoria area but need something that fits in with your normal daily routine? You could make a lasting impact on the life of a child by becoming a foster parent and including them in your life.

 

If you can provide a child with a safe, nurturing, and stable environment, please call Marti or Stacy at the phone number above.

The Big Day Experience (Sun. Sep 18, 2016 9:00 am)

Contact Info:

Chillicothe Christian Church
510 W. Frances St.
Chillicothe, IL
309-274-4419
office@chillicothechristian.net
http://chillicothechristian.net

What is The Big Day Experience? It’s a day to experience Chillicothe Christian Church and discover what we have to offer you, your family and the community.

 

It starts with worship at 9:00am and 10:30am followed by a potluck lunch at noon. Play some yard games, tour our building, meet our church team leaders and have lots of fun. There will be inflatables and fun activities for the kids and live entertainment for the whole family by men's quartet, “Set Apart”. We will be collecting winter coats, hats and gloves that are new or in very good used condition to be distributed to the students at IVCHS.

 

Everything is free! Bring your family and friends!

Family Camp (Fri. Sep 23, 2016 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Lake Springfield Christian Assembly
1674 Lick Creek Lane
Chatham, IL 62629
(217) 529-2625
lsca@lscacamp.org
http://lscacamp.org/lsca-events/

Come on out and enjoy camp as a whole family.  Everything from hay rides and camp fire songs to canoeing and worship.  This is an evening and day that you won’t want to miss.  The price is $20 per person with an $80 family max.  It includes dinner on Friday, breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday, staying the night on the grounds  of Lake Springfield Christian Assembly.

Forever Faithful (Sat. Sep 24, 2016 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Heavens View Christian Fellowship
602 Richmond Ave
Peoria, IL 61606
309-682-2360
heavensview.cfc@gmail.com

Heavens View Women's Minisrtry presents our lastest Restoring Broken Pieces Seminar " Forever Faithful". Our speakers will be Cheryl Parks of Peoria Jobs Partnership and Minnie Alexander of Heavens View.

 

Breakfast begins at 8 a.m. and the seminar begins at 9 with praise and worship featuring the Strasma Family. After our speakers, we will have healing prayer. We will finish by noon so you can enjoy the rest of your day.

 

There is no change for our seminars.

 

1 Cor. 10:13 "Temptations that come into your life are no different from what others experience. And God is Faithful. He will keep the temptation from becoming so strong that you can't stand up against it. When you are tempted, He will show you a way out so that you will not give in to it."

 

Call the number above to reserve your place today. Bring a friend to share in how God keeps you strong in your weakness!

Foster Parent Classes (Sat. Sep 24, 2016 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

The Center for Youth and Family Solutions
2610 W Richwoods Blvd.
Peoria, IL 61604
309-676-2400
mrumbold@familycore.org
http://www.cfspeoria.org/

Do you and your family want to minister to children in the Peoria area but need something that fits in with your normal daily routine? You could make a lasting impact on the life of a child by becoming a foster parent and including them in your life.

 

If you can provide a child with a safe, nurturing, and stable environment, please call Marti or Stacy at the phone number above.

Family Camp (Sat. Sep 24, 2016 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Lake Springfield Christian Assembly
1674 Lick Creek Lane
Chatham, IL 62629
(217) 529-2625
lsca@lscacamp.org
http://lscacamp.org/lsca-events/

Come on out and enjoy camp as a whole family.  Everything from hay rides and camp fire songs to canoeing and worship.  This is an evening and day that you won’t want to miss.  The price is $20 per person with an $80 family max.  It includes dinner on Friday, breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday, staying the night on the grounds  of Lake Springfield Christian Assembly.

Foster Parent Classes (Sat. Oct 1, 2016 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

The Center for Youth and Family Solutions
2610 W Richwoods Blvd.
Peoria, IL 61604
309-676-2400
mrumbold@familycore.org
http://www.cfspeoria.org/

Do you and your family want to minister to children in the Peoria area but need something that fits in with your normal daily routine? You could make a lasting impact on the life of a child by becoming a foster parent and including them in your life.

 

If you can provide a child with a safe, nurturing, and stable environment, please call Marti or Stacy at the phone number above.

Peoria Life Chain (Sun. Oct 2, 2016 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

University Street
Corner of University and Northmoor, Peoria
Peoria, IL 61614
309-691-3611
http://www.lifechain.net

The Peoria-area Life Chain will stand as a peaceful and prayerful public witness of pro-life Americans standing for one hour, praying for our nation and an end to abortion.

Foster Parent Classes (Sat. Oct 8, 2016 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

The Center for Youth and Family Solutions
2610 W Richwoods Blvd.
Peoria, IL 61604
309-676-2400
mrumbold@familycore.org
http://www.cfspeoria.org/

Do you and your family want to minister to children in the Peoria area but need something that fits in with your normal daily routine? You could make a lasting impact on the life of a child by becoming a foster parent and including them in your life.

 

If you can provide a child with a safe, nurturing, and stable environment, please call Marti or Stacy at the phone number above.

Foster Parent Classes (Sat. Oct 15, 2016 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

The Center for Youth and Family Solutions
2610 W Richwoods Blvd.
Peoria, IL 61604
309-676-2400
mrumbold@familycore.org
http://www.cfspeoria.org/

Do you and your family want to minister to children in the Peoria area but need something that fits in with your normal daily routine? You could make a lasting impact on the life of a child by becoming a foster parent and including them in your life.

 

If you can provide a child with a safe, nurturing, and stable environment, please call Marti or Stacy at the phone number above.

Foster Parent Classes (Sat. Oct 22, 2016 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

The Center for Youth and Family Solutions
2610 W Richwoods Blvd.
Peoria, IL 61604
309-676-2400
mrumbold@familycore.org
http://www.cfspeoria.org/

Do you and your family want to minister to children in the Peoria area but need something that fits in with your normal daily routine? You could make a lasting impact on the life of a child by becoming a foster parent and including them in your life.

 

If you can provide a child with a safe, nurturing, and stable environment, please call Marti or Stacy at the phone number above.