Family Calendar & Concerts

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Concerts

First Fridays at The Foster Gallery for Christianity and the Fine Arts (Fri. Jul 31, 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.

Heaven is for Real--Live featuring Todd & Colton Burpo (Fri. Jul 31, 2015 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Taylorville First Church of the Nazarene
300 S Shumway
Taylorville, IL 62568
217.824.2506
https://www.facebook.com/events/1611089495835595/

There will be 2 worship services lead by Todd Burpo (the author of "Heaven is For Real") as well as his son, Colton (whom the book is about). The services will be held on Friday, July 31st from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and from 6:30-8:30 p.m., with doors opening 30 minutes prior to service start times. Merchandise will be available, and there will be a book signing after each service.

 

**This is a ticketed event, and there will be free tickets available for pick up in the Fellowship Hall starting at 4:00 p.m. on July 26th with a 4 ticket limit per person**

Heaven is for Real--Live featuring Todd & Colton Burpo (Fri. Jul 31, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Taylorville First Church of the Nazarene
300 S Shumway
Taylorville, IL 62568
217.824.2506
https://www.facebook.com/events/1611089495835595/

There will be 2 worship services lead by Todd Burpo (the author of "Heaven is For Real") as well as his son, Colton (whom the book is about). The services will be held on Friday, July 31st from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and from 6:30-8:30 p.m., with doors opening 30 minutes prior to service start times. Merchandise will be available, and there will be a book signing after each service.

 

**This is a ticketed event, and there will be free tickets available for pick up in the Fellowship Hall starting at 4:00 p.m. on July 26th with a 4 ticket limit per person**

First Fridays at The Foster Gallery for Christianity and the Fine Arts (Sat. Aug 1, 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.

Rhapsody in Bloom at Luthy Botanical Garden (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 10:00 am - 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.

Family Workshop: Shadow Puppets (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
2218 N. Prospect Rd.
Peoria, IL 61603
309.323.6900
http://www.peoriaplayhouse.org/event/family-workshop-shadow-puppets/?instance_id=53

How do we communicate without words? Think about this through the tradition of shadow puppets, which have been used in Asia for thousands of years! Make a puppet of your own, and put on a family puppet show!

 

These Saturday morning workshops engage children ages 4-10 years and grownups of all ages in exploration and hands-on making.

 

Cost is $15 per pair (one child and one adult). $10 for PlayHouse members. $5 per each additional family member.

THE GLORYWAY QUARTET CONCERT (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Salisbury Baptist Church
Off 97 on Byron st
Salisbury, IL 62677
217.544.3207
kevin_curry2000@yahoo.com

Gospel singing and sandwiches. Sandwiches at 5 p.m. and singing at 6:30 p.m.. We are located just off 97 IN SALISBURY ON BYRON STREET. A love offering will be taken. Country gospel music at its best. Any questions please call the number above.

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.