Galesburg Area

Galesburg Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Illinois (Sun. Mar 1, 2015 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Lake Storey
1572 Machen Drive
Galesburg, IL 61401
309.734.5903
cbetar@soill.org
http://soill.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=508

The Polar Plunge, presented by Law Enforcement Torch Run and GEICO, is a unique opportunity to support Special Olympics athletes by taking a flying leap – a leap into the frigid waters of Lake Storey.

 

Participants must raise $75 in donations from friends, family and co-workers in exchange for jumping into the icy waters. Be bold and get cold! Check-in time is at 1:00 p.m. 

 

Register or support a plunger online at the website above. Questions may be directed to Cathy at the phone number given above.

GCS Auction & Fiesta (Fri. Mar 20, 2015 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Knights of Columbus
1556 E. Fremont Street
Galesburg, IL, 61401
309.343.8008
cmoberg@galesburgchristian.org
http://www.galesburgchristian.org/calendar

Food & Kid Activities, Silent Auction, Live Auction, $50,000 Raffle Chance! We'll pick up & you pick 'til you win!

 

For a $10 raffle ticket, your name could be drawn to win: $500 Carnival Cruise Voucher, $1000 Hy-Vee Gift Card or $50,000!! Winner for the drawing must be present to win the opportunity to make prize bag selections.

 

 For more information, call the phone number listed above or visit the website above.

Heartseekers Women's Weekend Retreat (Fri. Mar 20, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bethel Baptist Church
1196 N. Academy St.
Galesburg, IL 61401
3093515353
heartseekers.inc@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/heartseekersgalesburg

The 21st annual Heartseekers Women’s Weekend Retreat will feature speaker Lisa Harper, a gifted communicator and author of 10 books.  Lisa previously served as Director of Women’s Ministries for Focus on the Family, and has been a featured speaker on the Women of Faith tours and at many multi-denominational events.  

 

Worship will be led by Christian Music Artist, Laura Cooksey.  Laura has appeared on TBN and has provided backing vocals on several award-winning albums, and to sang with numerous recording artists, including Mandisa, Natalie Grant, and Nicole C. Mullen.

 

Early Bird registration is available through March 1.  For more information, contact Heartseekers at the e-mail address above or visit us on Facebook at the website above.

    

 *Early Bird:  Weekend Retreat - $45 - Fri. & Sat. (includes Fri. dessert);  Friday Only - $25 (includes dessert);  Saturday Only - $30

 

Registration - After March 1, 2014  -  Weekend Retreat - $55 - Fri. & Sat. (includes Fri. dessert); Friday Only - $30.00 [includes dessert]; Saturday Only - $35.00

 

*Special Rates For Teens 13-18

Teens age 13-18 can attend the event for a flat rate of $20 with a paid adult registration. (Includes Friday only, Saturday only, or entire Weekend registrations.)

 

Heartseekers Women's Weekend Retreat (Sat. Mar 21, 2015 6:00 pm - 3:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Bethel Baptist Church
1196 N. Academy St.
Galesburg, IL 61401
3093515353
heartseekers.inc@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/heartseekersgalesburg

The 21st annual Heartseekers Women’s Weekend Retreat will feature speaker Lisa Harper, a gifted communicator and author of 10 books.  Lisa previously served as Director of Women’s Ministries for Focus on the Family, and has been a featured speaker on the Women of Faith tours and at many multi-denominational events.  

 

Worship will be led by Christian Music Artist, Laura Cooksey.  Laura has appeared on TBN and has provided backing vocals on several award-winning albums, and to sang with numerous recording artists, including Mandisa, Natalie Grant, and Nicole C. Mullen.

 

Early Bird registration is available through March 1.  For more information, contact Heartseekers at the e-mail address above or visit us on Facebook at the website above.

    

 *Early Bird:  Weekend Retreat - $45 - Fri. & Sat. (includes Fri. dessert);  Friday Only - $25 (includes dessert);  Saturday Only - $30

 

Registration - After March 1, 2014  -  Weekend Retreat - $55 - Fri. & Sat. (includes Fri. dessert); Friday Only - $30.00 [includes dessert]; Saturday Only - $35.00

 

*Special Rates For Teens 13-18

Teens age 13-18 can attend the event for a flat rate of $20 with a paid adult registration. (Includes Friday only, Saturday only, or entire Weekend registrations.)