Family Calendar & Concerts

Events under 'Church/Ministry'

Bradford Area Gospel Revival (Wed. Jul 29, 2015 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

1st Baptist Church of Bradford
111 Bonita Ave
Bradford, IL 61421
309.883.2884
koga.pat09@gmail.com

First Baptist Church of Bradford, in coordination with other churches in Bradford, Toulon, Wyoming, Galva and Peoria is staging an area wide Gospel Revival. This event will take place under the big tent that will be behind Casey's in Bradford. There will be dynamic speakers, worshipful music and much more all day Saturday. Food will be provided free of charge. Come and join us!

Clothing and School Supply Drive (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 8:00 am)

Contact Info:

Elmridge Southern Missionary Baptist Church
737 Illinois Street
East Peoria IL 61611
309.267.4515

Distribution of gently used clothing and basic  school supplies

Free Clothing Giveaway (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 9:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Trinity Lutheran School
515 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62704
217.787.2323
parishactivities@trinity-lutheran.com
http://www.trinity-lutheran.com

Trinity Lutheran Church will host a free clothing giveaway at Trinity Lutheran School.

 

The public is invited to come in and browse a large selection of men's, women's, and children's clothing as well as other accessories like shoes, purses, belts, and other items.

 

This is a great way to stretch a limited clothing budget while getting the kids ready for back-to-school or to just update that wardrobe with a few "new-to-you" pieces. 

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Aug 1, 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.

Bethany Community Church Dedication Ceremony (Sun. Aug 2, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bethany Community Church, Five Points
27577 Dutch Lane
Washington , Il 61771
309.508.1755
info@bethanycommunitychurch.org
http://www.bethanycommunitychurch.org

Bethany Community Church invites you to the Dedication Ceremony. This new facility is located in Washington at the address above. An Uncle Bob’s ice cream social and tour will follow the ceremony.

Faith Baptist Christian School Registration for 2015-16 is Open! (Mon. Aug 3, 2015 9:00 am)

Contact Info:

Faith Baptist Church and Christian School
1501 Howard Ct.
Pekin, IL 61554
309.347.6178
school.secretary@faithchristianofpekin.org
http://www.faithchristianofpekin.org

Faith Baptist Christian School has ministered to the Pekin community and surrounding areas for 39 years. We are a Pre-school (3 year old) through 12th grade school in association with both the Illinois Association of Christian Schools and the American Association of Christian Schools.

 

 

Our mission is to “partner with families in educating students through a Bible-centered curriculum to foster academic excellence and spiritual growth in preparation for ongoing ministry and education.”

 

 

FBCS offers a traditional education using curriculum provided by quality Christian publishers who are not aligned in any way with the Common Core. Our students average over two years above Mean Grade Equivalent according to annual achievement testing.

 

 

We offer a safe environment in small classrooms with experienced teachers. Fine arts are a part of every grade level, and several interscholastic sports are offered for 4th grade on up.

 

 

Applications are now being accepted for all grade levels. Please contact our school office by phone or email to receive an application packet, or arrange a meeting and tour with our administrator. Please no calls on weekends or holidays.

Opening the School Year in Prayer (Mon. Aug 3, 2015 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Eastview Christian Church
North, 1500 Airport Rd.
Normal, IL 61761

It is time for our 17th annual Opening the School Year in Prayer Meeting in Bloomington/Normal. This year's meeting will be held at the address above. The meeting is open to the public. This prayer meeting originated in 1999 after the tragic shootings at the school in Littleton, Colorado. We pray for safety in our schools, for the students, teachers, administrators and all school employees.

Galesburg Christian School Fun Fest Open House (Thu. Aug 6, 2015 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Galesburg Christian School
746 Hawkinson Avenue
Galesburg, Illinois 61401
309.343.8008
talexander@galesburgchristian.org
http://www.galesburgchristian.org

Tour the campus & meet the teachers!

 

5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Preschool - 5th grade at 1881 E. Fremont Street.

 

7:00 - 8:00 p.m. 6th - 12th grade at 746 Hawkinson Avenue.

BLESSING DAY (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 8:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Days of Grace Fellowship
273 E Queenwood Rd
Morton IL 61550
309.263.7899
daysofgracefellowship@yahoo.com
http://www.daysofgrace.org

Blessing Day is like a garage sale but EVERYTHING IS FREE! All sizes clothing, small appliances, home decor, dishes, electronics, books, some school supplies, etc. ALL FREE.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Aug 8, 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.

Health fair back to school event (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Living Waters Christian Ministries
1405 E. Laurel
Springfield, IL 62704
217.816.0002

Living Waters Christian Ministries will be having a Health and wellness fair, all are welcome.

 

There will be- free refreshments, music, games, prizes. Free school supplies (k-8), Wellness Screenings, a raffle for a State Fair Mega Pass. Police Academy Applications for those over 21 and much more. Please come out and enjoy the festivities with us

Faith Baptist Christian School Registration for 2015-16 is Open! (Mon. Aug 10, 2015 9:00 am)

Contact Info:

Faith Baptist Church and Christian School
1501 Howard Ct.
Pekin, IL 61554
309.347.6178
school.secretary@faithchristianofpekin.org
http://www.faithchristianofpekin.org

Faith Baptist Christian School has ministered to the Pekin community and surrounding areas for 39 years. We are a Pre-school (3 year old) through 12th grade school in association with both the Illinois Association of Christian Schools and the American Association of Christian Schools.

 

 

Our mission is to “partner with families in educating students through a Bible-centered curriculum to foster academic excellence and spiritual growth in preparation for ongoing ministry and education.”

 

 

FBCS offers a traditional education using curriculum provided by quality Christian publishers who are not aligned in any way with the Common Core. Our students average over two years above Mean Grade Equivalent according to annual achievement testing.

 

 

We offer a safe environment in small classrooms with experienced teachers. Fine arts are a part of every grade level, and several interscholastic sports are offered for 4th grade on up.

 

 

Applications are now being accepted for all grade levels. Please contact our school office by phone or email to receive an application packet, or arrange a meeting and tour with our administrator. Please no calls on weekends or holidays.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Aug 15, 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.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Aug 22, 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.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Aug 29, 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.

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRAYER WALK (formerly God belongs in My City Springfield Prayer Walk) (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 10:15 am)

Contact Info:

Comer Cox Park
18th St. & Capitol Avenue
Springfield, IL 62703
217.414.2435
blutchman2@comcast.net

STARTING POINT: 18th STREET & CAPITOL AVENUE ( AT COMER COX PARK) – MEET AT 10:15 A.M. FOR PRAYER POINTS AND PRAYER WALK DETAILS.

 

WALK COURSE: FROM STARTING POINT AT 18TH AND CAPITOL TO 2ND AND CAPITOL WHERE A WORSHIP SERVICE WILL BE HELD ON THE EAST STEPS OF THE STATE CAPITOL BY THE LINCOLN STATUE AT 11:15 A.M..

 

FEATURED SPEAKER: DARYL STRAWBERRY, FORMER MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL PLAYER (NY METS) & NOW PASTOR/EVANGELIST FROM ST. LOUIS, MO.

 

PRAYERS WILL BE LED BY LOCAL PASTORS/MINISTRY LEADERS.

 

MUSIC: MULTI CHURCH PRAISE BAND.

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL THE NUMBER ABOVE.

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.

Fire Museum Family Fun Day (Mon. Sep 7, 2015 11:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
311 3rd Ave.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

You are invited to an open house and family fun day at Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum. Fire truck rides, kids activities, tour the museum, and free lunch!

 

Come in and see the history displayed from the Sterling and Rock Falls area. Antique fire engines, historic pictures, firefighting tools, and more!

Family Archery Day @ LSCA camp (Sat. Sep 12, 2015 8:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Lake Springfield Christian Assembly
1674 Lick Creek Ln.
Chatham
217.529.2625
lsca@lscacamp.org
http://lscacamp.org/Retreats/LSCAHostedRetreats/ARCHERYRETREAT.aspx

We are holding our 3rd annual archery day at Lake Springfield Christian Assembly camp just outside of Springfield, IL. It will be a great time of target practice and shooting instruction, as well as some breakout sessions on various archery, and hunting topics. There will be a 3D target tournament and cookout in the late afternoon. Free time after lunch for swimming, fishing, conoeing, or just relaxing at the camp. See the camp website above for more information and to register.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Sep 12, 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.