Family Calendar & Concerts

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Concerts

These Shining Lives (Thu. Feb 23, 2017 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bradley University Hartmann Center
1501 West Bradley Avenue
Peoria, IL 61606
309-677-2651
mburgeson@fsmail.bradley.edu
http://theatre.bradley.edu

Bradley University Theatre Presents, These Shining Lives, by Melanie Marnich.

 

This play celebrates the friendship and solidarity among four working women who discover their independence, and fight for the vindication that may not come in time.

 

Ticket prices are $14 for adults, $12 for faculty, staff and seniors, and $5 for students.

 

Tickets can be purchased at the Cultural Events Box Office located in the Hartmann Center, or by calling the number listed above. 

 

Group discounts are available for groups of ten or more.

Illinois Symphony Orchestra Concert (Fri. Feb 24, 2017 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Sangamon Auditorium, UIS
One University Dr.
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 206-6160
info@ilsymphony.org
http://www.ilsymphony.org

Bask in the beauty of Beethoven through his exuberant Prometheus Overture and lyrical Violin Concerto featuring the brilliantly expressive playing of Dutch violinist Simone Lamsma.

 

The heroic and charming Second Symphony of Sibelius concludes this uplifting evening. Meet guest conductor Ken Lam before the concert at Concert Comments at 6:30 PM in the Sangamon Auditorium.

 

Ticket prices range from $60 down to $5. Senior rates are also available.

 

There will be a post-concert reception in the lobby. Mingle, munch, and sip with guest conductor Ken Lam, ISO musicians, and other music enthusiasts.

 

Experience it for yourself by calling the number above or visiting the website listed above.

These Shining Lives (Fri. Feb 24, 2017 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bradley University Hartmann Center
1501 West Bradley Avenue
Peoria, IL 61606
309-677-2651
mburgeson@fsmail.bradley.edu
http://theatre.bradley.edu

Bradley University Theatre Presents, These Shining Lives, by Melanie Marnich.

 

This play celebrates the friendship and solidarity among four working women who discover their independence, and fight for the vindication that may not come in time.

 

Ticket prices are $14 for adults, $12 for faculty, staff and seniors, and $5 for students.

 

Tickets can be purchased at the Cultural Events Box Office located in the Hartmann Center, or by calling the number listed above. 

 

Group discounts are available for groups of ten or more.

Sportmans Dinner (Sat. Feb 25, 2017 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Evangelical Free Church
1300 E Chestnut
Canton, IL 61520
(309) 647-4278
office@cantonefree.com
http://cantonefc.com

Our 2nd Annual Sportsmans Dinner - The evening will include a catered dinner, door prizes ranging from hunting gear to gift cards, and a presentation from Jeremy Harrill, a North Carolina Wildlife Officer/Game Warden.

 

Jeremy is the founder of a Sportsman's Ministry called "Heart of a Sportsman," who have helped produce 3 hunting DVD's. Those DVD's have shared the Gospel with over 100,000 sportsmen around the world.

Head East (Sat. Feb 25, 2017 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Watseka Theatre
218 East Walnut Street
Watseka, IL 60970
(815) 993-6585
info@watsekatheatre.com
http://www.watsekatheatre.com

The legendary classic rock band Head East has long set the standard for authentic, full-vocal, goodtime rock harmonies that few bands can equal. Their high-energy shows are filled with superb vocals, flashy guitar work, and memorable keyboard melodies that continue to rock audiences of all ages. Their signature song, “THERE’S NEVER BEEN ANY REASON (Save My Life)" has long-been considered by many radio stations across the country as "The Rock & Roll National Anthem." For more than four decades, the band has brought classic rock to countless audiences all across North America. According to founding member and keyboardist Roger Boyd, Head East will continue to bring their brand of dance and shout, good-time rock and roll to audiences of all ages for many years to come. “As long as I can lift my synthesizer over my head and the audience goes wild, we’ll keep rockin’ on!”

 

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for dinner and full bar.

 

Watseka Theatre is a 1931 art deco 375-seat theatre located 92 miles south of Chicago.

 

Tickets $35 and are on sale at the theatre, charge by phone 815-993-6585, or watsekatheatre.com

Illinois Symphony Orchestra Concert (Sat. Feb 25, 2017 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
600 N East St
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 434-2777
info@ilsymphony.org
http://www.ilsymphony.org

Bask in the beauty of Beethoven through his exuberant Prometheus Overture and lyrical Violin Concerto featuring the brilliantly expressive playing of Dutch violinist Simone Lamsma.

 

The heroic and charming Second Symphony of Sibelius concludes this uplifting evening. Meet guest conductor Ken Lam before the concert at Concert Comments at 6:30 PM in the Sangamon Auditorium.

 

Ticket prices range from $60 down to $5. Senior rates are also available.

 

There will be a post-concert reception in the lobby. Mingle, munch, and sip with guest conductor Ken Lam, ISO musicians, and other music enthusiasts.

 

Experience it for yourself by calling the number above or visiting the website listed above.

These Shining Lives (Sat. Feb 25, 2017 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bradley University Hartmann Center
1501 West Bradley Avenue
Peoria, IL 61606
309-677-2651
mburgeson@fsmail.bradley.edu
http://theatre.bradley.edu

Bradley University Theatre Presents, These Shining Lives, by Melanie Marnich.

 

This play celebrates the friendship and solidarity among four working women who discover their independence, and fight for the vindication that may not come in time.

 

Ticket prices are $14 for adults, $12 for faculty, staff and seniors, and $5 for students.

 

Tickets can be purchased at the Cultural Events Box Office located in the Hartmann Center, or by calling the number listed above. 

 

Group discounts are available for groups of ten or more.

These Shining Lives (Sun. Feb 26, 2017 2:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Bradley University Hartmann Center
1501 West Bradley Avenue
Peoria, IL 61606
309-677-2651
mburgeson@fsmail.bradley.edu
http://theatre.bradley.edu

Bradley University Theatre Presents, These Shining Lives, by Melanie Marnich.

 

This play celebrates the friendship and solidarity among four working women who discover their independence, and fight for the vindication that may not come in time.

 

Ticket prices are $14 for adults, $12 for faculty, staff and seniors, and $5 for students.

 

Tickets can be purchased at the Cultural Events Box Office located in the Hartmann Center, or by calling the number listed above. 

 

Group discounts are available for groups of ten or more.

Jazz Vespers (Sun. Feb 26, 2017 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Westminster Presbyterian Church
1420 W. Moss Avenue
Peoria
3096738501
wpc@westminsterpeoria.org
http://westminsterpeoria.org/music-arts/jazz-vesper-service/

The Westminster Jazz Vespers service brings together amazing musicianship and holy inspiration weekly, from the second Sunday in September through Pentecost, June 4, for a service of prayer, meditation and music.

 

Weekly, our sanctuary is blessed by the jazz sounds of David Hoffman. The trumpet/flugelhorn soloist and composer/arranger with the Ray Charles Orchestra leads worship along with (most weeks) Dan Leahy, Piano, Mike Nellas, Bass, Jason Brannon, Drums, Jamika Russell, Vocals, along with Rev. Denise Clark-Jones leading the service.

 

Jazz Vespers are held in the church on Sunday afternoons at 4:00 p.m. We gather in the intimacy of the sanctuary for an extraordinary experience of jazz.

 

No charge to join us (free-will offering taken) and no reservations are required. Join us for an extraordinary celebration of joy.

 

For more information, please contact us through the info listed above. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

These Shining Lives (Thu. Mar 2, 2017 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bradley University Hartmann Center
1501 West Bradley Avenue
Peoria, IL 61606
309-677-2651
mburgeson@fsmail.bradley.edu
http://theatre.bradley.edu

Bradley University Theatre Presents, These Shining Lives, by Melanie Marnich.

 

This play celebrates the friendship and solidarity among four working women who discover their independence, and fight for the vindication that may not come in time.

 

Ticket prices are $14 for adults, $12 for faculty, staff and seniors, and $5 for students.

 

Tickets can be purchased at the Cultural Events Box Office located in the Hartmann Center, or by calling the number listed above. 

 

Group discounts are available for groups of ten or more.

These Shining Lives (Fri. Mar 3, 2017 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bradley University Hartmann Center
1501 West Bradley Avenue
Peoria, IL 61606
309-677-2651
mburgeson@fsmail.bradley.edu
http://theatre.bradley.edu

Bradley University Theatre Presents, These Shining Lives, by Melanie Marnich.

 

This play celebrates the friendship and solidarity among four working women who discover their independence, and fight for the vindication that may not come in time.

 

Ticket prices are $14 for adults, $12 for faculty, staff and seniors, and $5 for students.

 

Tickets can be purchased at the Cultural Events Box Office located in the Hartmann Center, or by calling the number listed above. 

 

Group discounts are available for groups of ten or more.

These Shining Lives (Sat. Mar 4, 2017 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bradley University Hartmann Center
1501 West Bradley Avenue
Peoria, IL 61606
309-677-2651
mburgeson@fsmail.bradley.edu
http://theatre.bradley.edu

Bradley University Theatre Presents, These Shining Lives, by Melanie Marnich.

 

This play celebrates the friendship and solidarity among four working women who discover their independence, and fight for the vindication that may not come in time.

 

Ticket prices are $14 for adults, $12 for faculty, staff and seniors, and $5 for students.

 

Tickets can be purchased at the Cultural Events Box Office located in the Hartmann Center, or by calling the number listed above. 

 

Group discounts are available for groups of ten or more.

These Shining Lives (Sun. Mar 5, 2017 2:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Bradley University Hartmann Center
1501 West Bradley Avenue
Peoria, IL 61606
309-677-2651
mburgeson@fsmail.bradley.edu
http://theatre.bradley.edu

Bradley University Theatre Presents, These Shining Lives, by Melanie Marnich.

 

This play celebrates the friendship and solidarity among four working women who discover their independence, and fight for the vindication that may not come in time.

 

Ticket prices are $14 for adults, $12 for faculty, staff and seniors, and $5 for students.

 

Tickets can be purchased at the Cultural Events Box Office located in the Hartmann Center, or by calling the number listed above. 

 

Group discounts are available for groups of ten or more.

Jazz Vespers (Sun. Mar 5, 2017 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Westminster Presbyterian Church
1420 W. Moss Avenue
Peoria
3096738501
wpc@westminsterpeoria.org
http://westminsterpeoria.org/music-arts/jazz-vesper-service/

The Westminster Jazz Vespers service brings together amazing musicianship and holy inspiration weekly, from the second Sunday in September through Pentecost, June 4, for a service of prayer, meditation and music.

 

Weekly, our sanctuary is blessed by the jazz sounds of David Hoffman. The trumpet/flugelhorn soloist and composer/arranger with the Ray Charles Orchestra leads worship along with (most weeks) Dan Leahy, Piano, Mike Nellas, Bass, Jason Brannon, Drums, Jamika Russell, Vocals, along with Rev. Denise Clark-Jones leading the service.

 

Jazz Vespers are held in the church on Sunday afternoons at 4:00 p.m. We gather in the intimacy of the sanctuary for an extraordinary experience of jazz.

 

No charge to join us (free-will offering taken) and no reservations are required. Join us for an extraordinary celebration of joy.

 

For more information, please contact us through the info listed above. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Reach Worship Night (Fri. Mar 10, 2017 6:15 pm)

Contact Info:

Normal West High School
501 N Parkside Rd
Normal, IL 61761
309-825-9451
anaiah.ladybug1@gmail.com

There will be a worship night to share the Gospel with fellow high school students and anyone else who would like to attend.

 

There will be a live band, sharing of testimonies, and a drama.

 

The night is free and open to anyone and everyone! 

Big Daddy Weave Concert (Fri. Mar 10, 2017 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church
2941 S Koke Mill Rd
Springfield, IL 62711
http://www.ticketfly.com/event/1415975

Come out to see one of the top artists in Christian music!

 

The Set Free Tour is featuring We Are Messengers and Zach Williams.

 

Tickets ranging from $15-$50. Doors open at 6 PM.

 

For more information, please visit the website listed above.

Sound of Illinois 75th Anniversary Show (Sat. Mar 11, 2017 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

BCPA
Mulberry Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-846-4613
info@soundofillinois.org
http://www.soundofillinois.org

Watch as one of the top 25 barbershop choruses in the world perform the 75th Anniversary show.  

 

Guest artist is the University of Illinois Mens Glee Club. 

 

Order tickets at www.artsblooming.org. 

Sound of Illinois 75th Anniversary Show (Sat. Mar 11, 2017 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

BCPA
Mulberry Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-846-4613
info@soundofillinois.org
http://www.soundofillinois.org

Watch as one of the top 25 barbershop choruses in the world perform the 75th Anniversary show.  

 

Guest artist is the University of Illinois Mens Glee Club. 

 

Order tickets at www.artsblooming.org. 

Jazz Vespers (Sun. Mar 12, 2017 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Westminster Presbyterian Church
1420 W. Moss Avenue
Peoria
3096738501
wpc@westminsterpeoria.org
http://westminsterpeoria.org/music-arts/jazz-vesper-service/

The Westminster Jazz Vespers service brings together amazing musicianship and holy inspiration weekly, from the second Sunday in September through Pentecost, June 4, for a service of prayer, meditation and music.

 

Weekly, our sanctuary is blessed by the jazz sounds of David Hoffman. The trumpet/flugelhorn soloist and composer/arranger with the Ray Charles Orchestra leads worship along with (most weeks) Dan Leahy, Piano, Mike Nellas, Bass, Jason Brannon, Drums, Jamika Russell, Vocals, along with Rev. Denise Clark-Jones leading the service.

 

Jazz Vespers are held in the church on Sunday afternoons at 4:00 p.m. We gather in the intimacy of the sanctuary for an extraordinary experience of jazz.

 

No charge to join us (free-will offering taken) and no reservations are required. Join us for an extraordinary celebration of joy.

 

For more information, please contact us through the info listed above. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Gospel Fest (Sun. Mar 12, 2017 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Church of the Living God
2815 W. Lake Ave
Peoria, IL 61614
309-922-1089
brownjoyce@att.net

Come join us for our 170th annual Gospel Fest Musical. This musical features choirs, praise dancers, soloists, rappers, poets, and many more.

 

There will be a free will offering, and proceeds will be used to help high school students attend college visits during spring break.

 

For more information, or to make a donation call, please contact Mrs. Brown at the number listed above.