Family Calendar & Concerts

Mon. Jul 6, 2015

Everest VBS "Conquering Challenges with God's Mighty Power" (Thu. Jul 2, 2015 6:00 pm - Mon. Jul 6, 2015 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Crosspoint Community Church
951 CR 1625 East
Eureka
309.467.4968
holly@divahen.com
http://www.crosspointcc.org

Join us for engaging Bible lessons, outdoor games, cool crafts, rockin' music, and of course, tasty snacks! 6-8:30pm. Ages 3yrs - entering 5th grade are welcome to register for this free event at the link below.

 

"God did not give us a spirit of fear...but Power, Love, and Self-Discipline" 2nd Timothy 1:7

Lake Springfield Baptist Camp - Junior High Camp (Sun. Jul 5, 2015 4:00 pm - Sat. Jul 11, 2015 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Lake Springfield Baptist Camp
5878 Iron Bridge Road
Chatham, IL 62620
217.670.2356
lsbconline@gmail.com
http://www.lsbconline.com/

Lake Springfield Baptist Camp is holding a summer camp for junior high students July 5 -11.  The camp theme is "The Gift:  God's Amazing Gift of Salvation."  The cost is $260.  Find more information or register online.

ICC Summer Explorers Camp (Mon. Jul 6, 2015 6:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Illinois Central College
1 College Drive
East Peoria, IL 61635
309.694.5116
mfleming@icc.edu
http://icc.edu/around-campus/child-care/summer-explorer-camp/

Summer Camp for children 6-12 years old (must have finished Kindergarten)  Located on the East Peoria ICC Campus, we engage your child through fun and learning activities, games, creativity, field trips and more!  Nutritious lunches and snacks are provided. Monday through Friday, 6:45am-5:00pm. For registration information, go to the website listed above.

Open Registration St. Mark's Child Care and Preschool (Mon. Jul 6, 2015 7:00 am)

Contact Info:

St. Mark's
200 S. Main
Washington IL 61571
309.444.4686
stmarkschildcareandpreschool@gmail.com
http://stmarkswashington.org/childcarepreschool/

St. Mark's Childcare and Preschool is accepting registration for 3 and 4 year old preschool. Space is limited so call today to reserve your spot! Childcare openings are also available in our 2 and 3 year old daycare classrooms. Contact our Director today! 

Our Savior’s Summer Day Camp (Mon. Jul 6, 2015 7:30 am - 5:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Our Savior's Lutheran School
2645 Old Jacksonville Rd.
Springfield, IL 62704
217.546.4531
http://oursaviors-school.org/summer-camp

Mission:  Providing a safe and loving environment for children to share the love and Word of God.  Our Summer Camp runs from June 1 – July 31 with flexible hours.

 

Ages: 3 - 6 years

 

Registration: Available online

Christian Center Soccer (Mon. Jul 6, 2015 8:00 am - 4:30 pm)

Contact Info:

The Christian Center
4100 N Brandywine Dr.
Peoria, IL 61614
309.685.4218
http://www.thechristiancenter.cc

Soccer registration is currently underway. Ages 5 – 18; Coed. Season Runs August 24 – October 3 (this league meets 2 times per week; once during the week and once on Saturday). The fee is $50 per participants, with discounts for multiple participants from the same family.

 

Fees go up to $60 per participant after July 29 – so register now! Forms and league information are available online at the link above, (although we do not have online registration at this time). You may also register at The Christian Center offices, Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.. Call the number above with any questions.

Anniversary/Fundraiser (Mon. Jul 6, 2015 9:00 am)

Contact Info:

Words of Wisdom Christian Books & Gifts
1021 4th Street
Fulton IL 61252
815.589.2998
http://wordsofwisdomfulton.com/

Words of Wisdom Christian Books & Gifts of Fulton, Illinois is giving back to the community in appreciation for your support over the last 20 years by giving a portion of our sales to the following organizations during their week.

 

July 6-11 Victory Center Rescue Mission.

 

July 13-18 Pregnancy Center.

 

July 20-25 Anti-Trafficking Committee.

 

July 24-Aug 1 Friends for Charity.

 

We invite the community to participate by bringing in a canned food, baby item or monetary donation and getting 5%-30% off your purchase. Also free gifts and weekly drawing for great prizes. Begins July 6 and ends August 1.

Faith Baptist Christian School Registration for 2015-16 is Open! (Mon. Jul 6, 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.

Read to the Rhythm summer reading program (Mon. Jul 6, 2015 9:30 am)

Contact Info:

Prairie Skies Public Library District
125 West Editro
Ashland, IL 62612
217.626.1553
prairie.skies.library@gmail.com
http://www.pspld.com/#!summer-reading-program/c20zx

Starting on June 8 we have the Pulse of Peoria Drumline to get the rhythm going.

 

June 15th brings “Thunder Medicine”, a Native American drummer, dancer, & storyteller from the Northern Cheyenne Nation.

 

Get your rhythms on June 22 with African drumming by FONZIBZ DRUMS!

 

Come see Clothespin Puppets on June 29 to see the rhythm of books.

 

“Rhythms, Rhymes, & Raps” by Bobby Norfolk will be on July 6.

 

Dale Evans presents Silly Songs and Outrageous Instruments on July 13th.

 

Mike Anderson (the Dulcimer Guy) is at the library on July 20 to show off his rhythms.    

Read to the Rhythm summer reading program (Mon. Jul 6, 2015 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Prairie Skies Public Library District Branch
555 Buckeye Road
Pleasant Plains, IL 62677
217.626.1553
prairie.skies.library@gmail.com
http://www.pspld.com/#!summer-reading-program/c20zx

Starting on June 8 we have the Pulse of Peoria Drumline to get the rhythm going.

 

June 15th brings “Thunder Medicine”, a Native American drummer, dancer, & storyteller from the Northern Cheyenne Nation.

 

Get your rhythms on June 22 with African drumming by FONZIBZ DRUMS!

 

Come see Clothespin Puppets on June 29 to see the rhythm of books.

 

“Rhythms, Rhymes, & Raps” by Bobby Norfolk will be on July 6.

 

Dale Evans presents Silly Songs and Outrageous Instruments on July 13th.

 

Mike Anderson (the Dulcimer Guy) is at the library on July 20 to show off his rhythms.    

FREE FOOTBALL CAMP (Mon. Jul 6, 2015 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Peoria Heights High School
508 W Glen Ave.
Peoria Heights, IL 61616
309.264.1975
risingstars309@gmail.com
http://www.risingstars309.com

Rising Stars Football Camps is a free faith based football camp open to anyone that wants to attend ages 5 - 18 yrs of age. This camp is 100% free with games, prizes, awards, shirts, drinks, & instruction all included for nothing. If interested, please register at the link provided above.