Family Calendar & Concerts

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Concerts

Illinois Chamber Music Festival (Sun. Jul 26, 2015 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Illinois Wesleyan School of Music
1201 N. Park St.
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.556.3547
ilchambermusicfestival@gmail.com
http://www.ilchambermusicfestival.com

For the past thirteen years, the Illinois Chamber Music Festival has been offering a superior chamber music experience to high school and college students, coupled with world-class performances by faculty and guest artists. Join us this year as we continue to grow and present the highest quality of chamber music to Central Illinois.

 

The Illinois Chamber Music Festival for strings, piano, woodwinds, brass, and harp will be held July 12 - August 1, in Bloomington, IL at Illinois Wesleyan University. Over 14 performances by faculty, guest artists, and students will be offered in historic Presser Hall on IWU's campus. All concerts are FREE OF CHARGE! The Illinois Chamber Music Festival is a non-profit organization whose  primary missions are the promotion of a top-quality classical music experience and the development of young musicians through intensive chamber music training.

 

Please visit our website for more information about our concert series.

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.

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

Contact Info:

Jefferson Street Christian Church
1700 North Jefferson Street
Lincoln, IL 62656
Tickets, 1.800.965.9324
hhoinc@yahoo.com
http://www.itickets.com/events/345169.html

His Hands Outreach presents Seventh Day Slumber live in Concert.

 

Tickets are $10 for General Admission, buy 10 or more for $9 each and receive 1 free!

 

Meet and Greet/Early Admission/Choice Seats are $25 each, buy 10 or more for $23 each and receive one free.

 

Tickets at link above or by phone.

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.

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!

"Beyond the Farthest Star" Christian Film (Mon. Aug 10, 2015 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Town Theatre
1029 N 2nd St
Chillicothe IL 61523
309.253.6947
Rich@MenofAIM.org
http://www.tinyurl.com/btfspia

One night screening of "Beyond the Farthest Star" at Town Theatre in Chillicothe.

Tickets $9  ($8 + $1 service fee)
www.gathr.us/screening/12552

 Men of AIM / HOI Christian Movie Central is looking to book MULTIPLE one night screenings at all theaters in the Peoria area for this film - with key themes to relate to men, women, and youth.

ALL Peoria area events for this film willl be communicated at
www.tinyurl.com/btfspia

Movie website
www.beyondthefartheststar.com

Senior Jam (Sat. Aug 22, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.1957
firstopenbible@comcast.net
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?sk=timeline&ref=page_internal

Open to anyone! Bring your instruments, gather 'round, and play music together. Senior Jam happens on the 4th Saturday of each month.

Powerlight Christian music fest (Sun. Aug 23, 2015 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Illinois State Fair- Lincoln Stage
801 E Sangamon Ave
Springfield,Illinois 62703
217.416.5042
powerlightkissfm@yahoo.com

There will be an all day FREE Christian music fest on the final day of the Illinois State fair at the Lincoln stage.

 

This music fest will feature FAMILY FORCE 5, HAWK NELSON, AND RAPTURE RUCKUS. The fest starts off with a Praise and Worship service followed by several local artist prior to the National artist.

Josh Wilson Free Outdoor Concert (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Tower Park
Prospect Road
Peoria Heights, IL 61616
309.685.7649
churchadmin@sbcglobal.net
https://www.facebook.com/events/1438849376424940/

Peoria Heights Congregational Church presents "Carry Me" and "Pushing Back the Dark" artist, Josh Wilson.

 

A FREE outdoor concert.

 

It all starts at 5 p.m. with the church praise band, followed by the music of Josh Wilson!

 

Bring your lawn chair or blanket and join us at Tower Park across from the church.

 

A free-will offering will be collected during the concert. Food and drink will be available for purchase, too!

Back to School Concert (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Calvary Baptist Church
1017 N School St
Normal, IL 61761
309.452.4479
calvaryoffice@cbcnormal.org
http://cbcnormal.org/event/735360-2015-08-29-andrew-peterson-concert/

Calvary Baptist Ministries presents author and singer Andrew Peterson! Join us for worship with a Saturday night concert (suggested donation of $5) and then again on Sunday for more music and a special Q&A with Andrew as he discusses writing music and authoring books.

Josh Wilson in concert at Sterling High School (Sun. Aug 30, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Centennial Auditorium, Sterling High School
1608 4th Ave
Sterling, IL 61081
815.622.3248
http://centennialauditorium.org/

88.7 WCIC presents Josh Wilson in concert at Centennial Auditorium/Sterling High School! An affordable evening wraps up WCIC's "Summer of Hope."

 

Tickets $12

(Tickets go on sale beginning July 17th.)

 

Doors open at 5:00 p.m.

 

Josh sings, "I Refuse," "Pushing Back the Dark," "Carry Me," and "Before the Morning."

sidewalk prophets @ canton friendship festival (Thu. Sep 17, 2015 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Canton Friendship Festival
890 oak st.
Canton, IL 61520
309.647.6878
bhendrick3@gmail.com

We will have community unity presenting a free concert at the Canton Friendship Festival with "About A Mile" and "Sidewalk Prophets". There will be food, rides, games and amazing music. Please bring a lawn chair or blanket as seating is limited. 

Senior Jam (Sat. Sep 26, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.1957
firstopenbible@comcast.net
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?sk=timeline&ref=page_internal

Open to anyone! Bring your instruments, gather 'round, and play music together. Senior Jam happens on the 4th Saturday of each month.

Steve Green Concert (Sat. Oct 10, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Grace Presbyterian Church
8607 N State Rt 91
Peoria, IL 61615
309.688.9699
cefofcentral@sbcglobal.net
http://cefofillinois.com/CEF/Steve_Green.html

Celebration of Praise Night!

Child Evangelism Fellowship Annual Fundraiser

Goal: $30,000

 

Adult Tickets: $15

High School and Under (Free)

All General Admision Seating

 

For more Info or to Purchase Tickets, go to the website listed above.

Senior Jam (Sat. Oct 24, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.1957
firstopenbible@comcast.net
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?sk=timeline&ref=page_internal

Open to anyone! Bring your instruments, gather 'round, and play music together. Senior Jam happens on the 4th Saturday of each month.

Newsboys in concert (Sat. Nov 7, 2015 6:00 pm)

Newsboys' "We Believe...God's Not Dead" Fall 2015 Tour is coming to Peoria with special guests Hawk Nelson and Ryan Stevenson!

 

Hawk Nelson is the band behind the songs, "Words," "Faithful," and "Drops in the Ocean." Ryan Stevenson is known for the song, "Holding Nothing Back."

 

Tickets go on sale August 14th.

 

Welcomed by WCIC!

Senior Jam (Sat. Nov 28, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.1957
firstopenbible@comcast.net
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?sk=timeline&ref=page_internal

Open to anyone! Bring your instruments, gather 'round, and play music together. Senior Jam happens on the 4th Saturday of each month.

Senior Jam (Sat. Dec 26, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.1957
firstopenbible@comcast.net
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?sk=timeline&ref=page_internal

Open to anyone! Bring your instruments, gather 'round, and play music together. Senior Jam happens on the 4th Saturday of each month.

Senior Jam (Sat. Jan 23, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.1957
firstopenbible@comcast.net
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?sk=timeline&ref=page_internal

Open to anyone! Bring your instruments, gather 'round, and play music together. Senior Jam happens on the 4th Saturday of each month.