Family Calendar & Concerts

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Concerts

First Fridays at The Foster Gallery for Christianity and the Fine Arts (Sun. Aug 2, 2015 8:30 am)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church
116 NE Perry Ave
Peoria, Il 61603
309.673.3641
info@fumcpeoria.org
http://www.fumcpeoria.org/about-us/foster-gallery/

July 12 - August 16

 

(In) Visible Men: Examining Stereotypes Through Art.

 

Exhibit featuring the work of Ricardo Andre Lewis, an associate dean in Illinois State's Dean of Students Office exploring the crossroads of race and identity.

 

The Foster Gallery is located at the address above.

In Concert: The Woodsmen Quartet (Sun. Aug 2, 2015 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Clementine Memorial Church
2075 N. 11th
Springfield, IL 62702
217.638.1648

The Woodsmen Quartet, from Batesville, Indiana, will be in concert!

 

A love offering will be received.

 

Public is invited to this event!

 

For more information, call Pastor Dan Wilson at the number above, or Jim Peek at 217.787.7312.

Rhapsody in Bloom at Luthy Botanical Garden (Sun. Aug 2, 2015 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Luthy Botanical Garden
2520 N. Prospect Rd.
Peoria, IL 61603
309.681.3506

Join us at Luthy Botanical Garden for "Rhapsody in Bloom" on August 1 and August 2!

 

This event is a celebration of art, music, food, and bloom. Come see the inspired works of a diverse selection of local artists, listen to talented musicians and singers, and enjoy culinary creations from some of Peoria's best eateries.

 

Kids can enjoy activities in our Children's Garden!

 

Cost is $3 per person. Children 12 and under are free.

 

For more information, please call Luthy Botanical Garden at the number above.

DRAMA - 'Til Night Becomes Day (Sun. Aug 2, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Faith Baptist Church
1501 Howard Ct.
Pekin
309.347.6178
shawn.haynie@faithchristianofpekin.org
http://www.faithbaptistofpekin.org

Faith Baptist Church of Pekin is hosting the Academy of Arts Ministries and their dramatic presentation "'Til Night Becomes Day: The True Account of George Muller of Bristol" George Muller was a 19th century minister whose orphanage and church became a shining example of the power of prayer.

 

The drama will begin in the church's sanctuary. Faith Baptist Church is located at the corner of Koch St. and Howard Ct. in Pekin.

 

The Academy of Arts is in its 45th year of ministry and is well-known throughout the United States for their professional sacred dramas and music. They are a non-profit faith ministry based out of Taylors, SC, whose motto is "Making the Bible Come Alive."

 

The team coming to Faith consists of 6 single young ladies, 6 single young men, and a married couple. They are all either part of the staff of the ministry, students in their conservatory, or handpicked from the numerous drama seminars they do throughout the country during the school year.

 

Admission is free. A love offering for the team will be taken at the end of the service.

First Fridays at The Foster Gallery for Christianity and the Fine Arts (Mon. Aug 3, 2015 8:30 am)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church
116 NE Perry Ave
Peoria, Il 61603
309.673.3641
info@fumcpeoria.org
http://www.fumcpeoria.org/about-us/foster-gallery/

July 12 - August 16

 

(In) Visible Men: Examining Stereotypes Through Art.

 

Exhibit featuring the work of Ricardo Andre Lewis, an associate dean in Illinois State's Dean of Students Office exploring the crossroads of race and identity.

 

The Foster Gallery is located at the address above.

First Fridays at The Foster Gallery for Christianity and the Fine Arts (Tue. Aug 4, 2015 8:30 am)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church
116 NE Perry Ave
Peoria, Il 61603
309.673.3641
info@fumcpeoria.org
http://www.fumcpeoria.org/about-us/foster-gallery/

July 12 - August 16

 

(In) Visible Men: Examining Stereotypes Through Art.

 

Exhibit featuring the work of Ricardo Andre Lewis, an associate dean in Illinois State's Dean of Students Office exploring the crossroads of race and identity.

 

The Foster Gallery is located at the address above.

First Fridays at The Foster Gallery for Christianity and the Fine Arts (Wed. Aug 5, 2015 8:30 am)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church
116 NE Perry Ave
Peoria, Il 61603
309.673.3641
info@fumcpeoria.org
http://www.fumcpeoria.org/about-us/foster-gallery/

July 12 - August 16

 

(In) Visible Men: Examining Stereotypes Through Art.

 

Exhibit featuring the work of Ricardo Andre Lewis, an associate dean in Illinois State's Dean of Students Office exploring the crossroads of race and identity.

 

The Foster Gallery is located at the address above.

First Fridays at The Foster Gallery for Christianity and the Fine Arts (Thu. Aug 6, 2015 8:30 am)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church
116 NE Perry Ave
Peoria, Il 61603
309.673.3641
info@fumcpeoria.org
http://www.fumcpeoria.org/about-us/foster-gallery/

July 12 - August 16

 

(In) Visible Men: Examining Stereotypes Through Art.

 

Exhibit featuring the work of Ricardo Andre Lewis, an associate dean in Illinois State's Dean of Students Office exploring the crossroads of race and identity.

 

The Foster Gallery is located at the address above.

Tot Time (Thu. Aug 6, 2015 9:30 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Dickson Mounds Museum
10956 N. Dickson Mounds Rd
Lewistown, IL 61542
309.547.3721
info-dmm@museum.state.il.us
http://experienceemiquon.com/content/dickson-mounds-museum-2

Adults and their tots will have fun exploring, discovering, and learning on the first Thursday of the month in the Museum’s Discovery Center. Spend quality time with your tot, while each of you makes new friends.

 

A different topic and craft will be featured each month. Participants will enjoy light refreshments.

 

Registration is not required and admission is free.

Summer Concert of Gospel Music (Thu. Aug 6, 2015 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First United Mehtodist Church
Kellogg & Ferris Streets
Galesburg, IL 61401
309.343.4151
grmws@39centurylink.net
http://www.galesburgrescuemission.org/calendar.html

A benefit for and sponsored by The Galesburg Rescue Mission & Women's Shelter.

 

Featuring: The Heritage Singers from Maranatha Baptist University.

 

FREE ADMISSION!!

First Fridays at The Foster Gallery for Christianity and the Fine Arts (Fri. Aug 7, 2015 8:30 am)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church
116 NE Perry Ave
Peoria, Il 61603
309.673.3641
info@fumcpeoria.org
http://www.fumcpeoria.org/about-us/foster-gallery/

July 12 - August 16

 

(In) Visible Men: Examining Stereotypes Through Art.

 

Exhibit featuring the work of Ricardo Andre Lewis, an associate dean in Illinois State's Dean of Students Office exploring the crossroads of race and identity.

 

The Foster Gallery is located at the address above.

FREE Seventh Day Slumber Concert (Fri. Aug 7, 2015 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Jefferson Street Christian Church in Lincoln, IL
1700 North Jefferson Street
Lincoln, IL 62656 US
217.671.9814
etsfree7@gmail.com
http://www.itickets.com/events/345169.html

His Hands Outreach presents Seventh Day Slumber live in Concert.

 

This is a free event-everyone is welcome!

 

Doors open @ 6:30 p.m.

First Fridays at The Foster Gallery for Christianity and the Fine Arts (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 8:30 am)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church
116 NE Perry Ave
Peoria, Il 61603
309.673.3641
info@fumcpeoria.org
http://www.fumcpeoria.org/about-us/foster-gallery/

July 12 - August 16

 

(In) Visible Men: Examining Stereotypes Through Art.

 

Exhibit featuring the work of Ricardo Andre Lewis, an associate dean in Illinois State's Dean of Students Office exploring the crossroads of race and identity.

 

The Foster Gallery is located at the address above.

Open Gospel Sing (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Town and Country Baptist Church
18443 IL. Rt. 9
Pekin, IL
309.346.3215
tcbc.pastor01@gmail.com
http://Townandcountrychurch.org

Town and Country Baptist Church will host an Gospel sing, open mic style. If you sing or have a group who sings Gospel music, come and sing. Or if you just love to listen, come and enjoy.

 

Second Saturday of the month through August.

Soul'd Out Gospel Quartet (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Westfair Baptist Church
1815 W Lafayette St
Jacksonville, IL
217.243.5429
pastorrhea@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Westfair-Baptist-Church/142443719120500?ref=hl

Soul'd Out Gospel Quartet Free Concert at the location above.

First Fridays at The Foster Gallery for Christianity and the Fine Arts (Sun. Aug 9, 2015 8:30 am)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church
116 NE Perry Ave
Peoria, Il 61603
309.673.3641
info@fumcpeoria.org
http://www.fumcpeoria.org/about-us/foster-gallery/

July 12 - August 16

 

(In) Visible Men: Examining Stereotypes Through Art.

 

Exhibit featuring the work of Ricardo Andre Lewis, an associate dean in Illinois State's Dean of Students Office exploring the crossroads of race and identity.

 

The Foster Gallery is located at the address above.

Transformation Event: Cardboard World (Sun. Aug 9, 2015 10:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
2218 N. Prospect Rd.
Peoria, IL 61603
309.323.6900
http://www.peoriaplayhouse.org/event/transformation-event-cardboard-world/?instance_id=41

What can you make with a cardboard box? How can you transform the space around you? Create an outdoor play space using "stuff" that others might mistake for trash!

 

We look forward to working with the PlayHouse community to create collaborative, large-scale projects. At Transformation Events, we will invite visitors to drop in and join us in creating. After visiting the PlayHouse and exploring Glen Oak Park, visitors can return to the PlayHouse to see how the project has grown and changed over time!

 

Free with Museum admission.

More Than A Concert-An Evening With Michael English and Special Guests The Hoppers (Sun. Aug 9, 2015 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Warsaw Performing Arts Center
1 Tiger Lane
Warsaw, IN 46580
574.457.6875
kosgosfest@gmail.com
http://www.kosgosfest.wordpress.com

The Greater Warsaw Ministerial Association Invites you to join us on Sunday for An Evening with Multi Grammy & Dove Award Winning Gospel Singer Michael English & Special Guests, “America’s Favorite Family”, The Hoppers. Doors will open at 5:00 p.m.. The Concert will begin at 6:00 p.m.. Tickets are available through the following options:

 

Contact Wende Roberts at the number above for Printed Tickets.

 

Order Online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com or call their Customer Service Department to order at 1.800.838.3006

 

Tickets prices are: $35.00-Limited Seating Artist Circle

 

$20.00-General Admission

 

This will be a powerful night of praise & testimony you won’t want to miss!!

 

Calling All Singers- A Community Choir is currently being organized. This choir will have the opportunity to sing on Sunday, August 9th at The Warsaw Performing Arts Center at 6:00 p.m. The Greater Warsaw Ministerial Association invites the community to attend, "More Than A Concert"- An Evening with Multiple Grammy and Dove Award Winning Christian Gospel Singer, Michael English.

 

Michael is also well known for being the Former Lead Singer of the Legendary Gaither Vocal Band. Special Guests for the evening will be, "America's Favorite Family", The Hoppers. Tickets are now available. The doors open at 5:00 pm. Please contact Wende Roberts at the email or number above to purchase tickets or for more information.

Free Concert ft. "About a Mile" (Sun. Aug 9, 2015 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Glad Tidings Assembly of God
2201 East Washington Street
East Peoria, IL 61611
309.694.4433
http://www.gtagep.org

Come and Rock your summer with a free concert featuring About A Mile!

An Evening With Mitch McVicker (Sun. Aug 9, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bertha Frank Auditorium
350 N. Illinois
Morton, IL 61550
Tickets: 1.800.965.9324
http://www.itickets.com/events/344428/Morton_IL/An_Evening_with_Mitch_McVicker.html

Hey Mitch McVicker fans! Mark your calendar now for a great evening of family fun and spiritual entertainment. Mitch McVicker will be recording his live DVD at the Morton High School Bertha Frank Auditorium located at the address above.

 

Mitch will be featuring some of his new music from his most recent CD "The Grey, when black & white fade" along with favorites from "Underneath" and his other great albums. Order your tickets online from i-Tickets or call toll free at the number and link above. There will be a limited number of seats available so call or order NOW!