Springfield Area

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Give Away Day (Sat. Jul 30, 2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Church of God
2800 Stevenson Dr.
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 529-1902
firstchurchspringfield@hotmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/events/855544164578875/

At back-to-school time, budgets are often stretched tight. We want to help. We are hosting a Give Away Day where you can come and "shop" for gently used clothing, housewares, home decor, and more for your family.

 

The best part is, everything is FREE!  

Woodlawn - Free Movie Night (Sat. Jul 30, 2016 6:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Springfield First Baptist Church
323 S. Grand Ave.
Springfield, IL 62704
(217) 523-7731

Woodlawn:

A true story of hatred, love, perseverance, reconciliation, and Jesus.

 

Free to the general public.

Movie Sponsored by B.M.I.C.

Common-Unity Worship Night (Sun. Jul 31, 2016 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Hope Church
3000 Lenhart Road
Springfield, IL. 62711
hop-springfield@live.com

A night of Community Worship bringing together the body of Christ for the single purpose of worship. Musicians and worship leaders from several area churches will lead an evening of worship.

Salisbury Baptist VBS (Mon. Aug 1, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Salisbury Baptist Church
Just off Rt 97 on Byron Street
Salisbury, IL 62677
544-3207

Come dive into VBS with Salisbury Baptist!

 

This year's VBS is Ocean Commotion themed. Find out what really happened with creation, Noah, the Ark and who got on the boat!

 

Ages 4 to teen are welcome. VBS runs from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. nightly from August 1st through August 5th.

 

If you have questions, you can call Pastor Kevin Curry at the phone number above.

SCHEELS Fashion Frenzy (Thu. Aug 4, 2016 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, Illinois 62711
(217) 726-6330
nmmonari@scheels.com
http://experience.scheels.com/event/21446/

Come enjoy a great event highlighting SCHEELS Fall Fashions. Live music from Radio Pro DJs, awesome register-to-win opportunities, and experts on hand to enhance your shopping adventure.  Special Hot Buy Sales during event hours only.  Live Gift Card giveaways between 4:00 and 7:00 PM, Gift Card Values from $25 – $500.  1/2 Price Starbucks coffee drinks in Ginna’s Cafe from 4 PM – 7 PM.  Live Mannequins featuring SCHEELS Fall Fashions. Grab your friends and come to SCHEELS for a fun Ladies Night Out.

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Aug 4, 2016 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheels.com/events

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS club member! 5:45PM departure from SE side of the front entrance. All levels of riders, walkers, runners, and skaters welcome!

Sponsored by: SCHEELS and UPS  

Every Thursday >> Dates: Mar. 31     Apr. 7,14,21,28     May 5,12,19,26     Jun. 2,9,16,23,30     Jul. 7,14,21,28     Aug. 4,11,18,25    Sept. 1,8,15,22,29     Oct. 6

Powerlight Abe Lincoln car show Spectacluar (Sat. Aug 6, 2016 8:00 am)

Contact Info:

Knights Action Park
1700 Recreation Dr.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.553.5271
powerlightkissfm@yahoo.com

All day car show at Knights Action Park. Event features several ground and air demos including a helicopter flyover and Hot air balloon demo. Several replica TV and movie cars, monster trucks & other demos will be present. This is a judged show. Registration from 8 A.M. to Noon. Judging starts at 11 A.M. Registration fee $15 Judged $10 display only. Over 150 trophies with numerous classes and special awards. There is a Best in show for car and truck. All makes/models/motorcycles and more welcome. This is a BEST OF THE BEST Brighton car show qualifier! There is also a preview night with the SUPERCRUISE and MOVIE NIGHT AT THE DRIVE IN (current releases) on Friday, August 5th. Cruise lineup 5-7 P.M. at the Fairhills Mall parking lot 1903 W. Monroe in Springfield. Cruise will depart at 7 P.M. southbound on Chatham Rd to Knights action park. Hot Air Balloon night glow, food AND the drive in!  Both events RAIN or SHINE Proceeds will benefit Powerlight Christian music fest.  

Blood Drive and Bake Sale (Sat. Aug 6, 2016 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Concordia Lutheran Church-School-Preschool
2300 Wilshire Rd (Laketown Area)
Springfield, Illinois 62703
217-529-3307
church@concordiaspfld.org
http://www.concordiacares.org

The Bloodmobile from the Central Illinois Blood Center will be at Concordia Lutheran! Please consider coming out to give blood. It is a great way to help your community!

 

There will be a bake sale with all items under $1.00.

 

Lunches consisting of a hot dog, chips and a bottle of water will be on sale for just $1!

 

Weather permitting, there may be some games for kids on the lawn, such as a water balloon toss.    

SCHEELS Kids Klub - Back To School Bash (Mon. Aug 8, 2016 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd
Springfield, Illinois 62711
(217) 726-6330
nmmonari@scheels.com
http://experience.scheels.com/event/kids-klub-back-to-school-bash/

Join SCHEELS for the BEST Back to School Bash!  Create a fun back to school project, genHkids will join us to make a healthy after school snack.  Learn valuable tips on back to school safety.  Register to win 1 of 10 Adidas backpacks filled with school supplies.  Fun giveaways all night! This is one Back to School Bash you don’t want to miss.

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Aug 11, 2016 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheels.com/events

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS club member! 5:45PM departure from SE side of the front entrance. All levels of riders, walkers, runners, and skaters welcome!

Sponsored by: SCHEELS and UPS  

Every Thursday >> Dates: Mar. 31     Apr. 7,14,21,28     May 5,12,19,26     Jun. 2,9,16,23,30     Jul. 7,14,21,28     Aug. 4,11,18,25    Sept. 1,8,15,22,29     Oct. 6

FREE CLOTHING GIVEAWAY (Sat. Aug 13, 2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Trinity Lutheran School
515 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62704
217.787-2323
kathy.radtke@att.net
http://www.trinity-lutheran.com/new_church/

Trinity Lutheran Church and School is hosting its 4th Annual Free Clothing Giveaway in Springfield. Men's, women's and children's clothing in a variety of sizes will be available. No outfit is complete without accessories such as shoes, belts, or coats. Refresh your wardrobe or start or supplement those new clothes for back-to-school.  

Back to School Ice Cream Social and Open House (Mon. Aug 15, 2016 6:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Concordia Lutheran Church-School-Preschool
2300 Wilshire Rd.
Springfield, IL 62703
217-529-3307
school@concordiaspfld.org
http://concordiacares.org

Back to school Night Ice Cream Social and Open house.

 

Everyone can come (both new and returning students) and find your classroom, meet your teacher, drop off school supplies, EAT ICE CREAM ...or just see what Concordia may have to offer your student!

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Aug 18, 2016 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheels.com/events

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS club member! 5:45PM departure from SE side of the front entrance. All levels of riders, walkers, runners, and skaters welcome!

Sponsored by: SCHEELS and UPS  

Every Thursday >> Dates: Mar. 31     Apr. 7,14,21,28     May 5,12,19,26     Jun. 2,9,16,23,30     Jul. 7,14,21,28     Aug. 4,11,18,25    Sept. 1,8,15,22,29     Oct. 6

Powerlight Christian music fest (Sun. Aug 21, 2016 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Illinois State Fair Lincoln stage
801 E Sangamon
Springfield, IL 62701
217.553.5271
powerlightkissfm@yahoo.com

An all-day FREE Christian music fest on the last day of the Illinois State Fair at the Lincoln stage.

 

The fest starts with a praise and worship service followed by the Mighty Crush Power Team and several local artists prior to the national lineup featuring two-time GRAMMY award winners for KING & COUNTRY and Jordan Feliz and more!

 

No tickets needed. You will need to pay $5 admission at the fair gate.

 

This is the 25th anniversary of the fest! This is an intimate concert experience with a very up-close setting. Standing room in front of the stage, some bleacher seating, or bring your own lawn chairs!

 

Schedule:

NOON - 1245 Praise & worship with The Crossing (Quincy)

1pm - 140pm Mighty Crush Power Team

1:50 - 2:30pm Hip hop JAM featuring Zach Ayappa, Brandon Austin and Rodderick Lamar

2:45 - 3:25pm Nicole Jones "Coley"

3:40 - 4:30pm Look up

5:00 - 6:00pm The Great Romance

630 - 7:30pm Jordan Feliz

8:00 - 9:00pm FOR KING & COUNTRY

 

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Aug 25, 2016 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheels.com/events

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS club member! 5:45PM departure from SE side of the front entrance. All levels of riders, walkers, runners, and skaters welcome!

Sponsored by: SCHEELS and UPS  

Every Thursday >> Dates: Mar. 31     Apr. 7,14,21,28     May 5,12,19,26     Jun. 2,9,16,23,30     Jul. 7,14,21,28     Aug. 4,11,18,25    Sept. 1,8,15,22,29     Oct. 6

Sangamon River Music Festival (Sat. Aug 27, 2016 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Sangamon River Music Fest
Main Street
Mahommet, IL
(217) 586-3165
srmfestival@gmail.com
sangamonrivermusicfestival.com

I AM THEY will be playing at the Sangamon River Music Festival.

GRIEFSHARE FALL SESSION (Tue. Aug 30, 2016 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Trinity Lutheran School
515 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62704
217-899-9418
Trinitygriefshare@yahoo.com
http://www.trinity-lutheran.com

The Fall session for the GriefShare support group will begin on Tuesday, August 30 at 6:30 pm at Trinity Lutheran School in Springfield.

 

Grief is the cost of loving someone. It is inevitable that during such a loss, one would be deeply wounded or shocked by it. Grief is the process in which one works through this loss. This 14-week grief recovery seminar and support group is build around a video seminar, support group and a workbook. This program provides tools to guide participants in sorting through their thoughts and emotions and in learning what the BIble says about grief-related topics. Each weekly session lasts approximately two hours.  

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Sep 1, 2016 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheels.com/events

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS club member! 5:45PM departure from SE side of the front entrance. All levels of riders, walkers, runners, and skaters welcome!

Sponsored by: SCHEELS and UPS  

Every Thursday >> Dates: Mar. 31     Apr. 7,14,21,28     May 5,12,19,26     Jun. 2,9,16,23,30     Jul. 7,14,21,28     Aug. 4,11,18,25    Sept. 1,8,15,22,29     Oct. 6

GRIEFSHARE FALL SESSION (Thu. Sep 1, 2016 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Trinity Lutheran School
515 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62704
217-899-9418
Trinitygriefshare@yahoo.com
http://www.trinity-lutheran.com

The Fall session for the GriefShare support group will begin on Tuesday, August 30 at 6:30 pm at Trinity Lutheran School in Springfield.

 

Grief is the cost of loving someone. It is inevitable that during such a loss, one would be deeply wounded or shocked by it. Grief is the process in which one works through this loss. This 14-week grief recovery seminar and support group is build around a video seminar, support group and a workbook. This program provides tools to guide participants in sorting through their thoughts and emotions and in learning what the BIble says about grief-related topics. Each weekly session lasts approximately two hours.  

GRIEFSHARE FALL SESSION (Tue. Sep 6, 2016 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Trinity Lutheran School
515 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62704
217-899-9418
Trinitygriefshare@yahoo.com
http://www.trinity-lutheran.com

The Fall session for the GriefShare support group will begin on Tuesday, August 30 at 6:30 pm at Trinity Lutheran School in Springfield.

 

Grief is the cost of loving someone. It is inevitable that during such a loss, one would be deeply wounded or shocked by it. Grief is the process in which one works through this loss. This 14-week grief recovery seminar and support group is build around a video seminar, support group and a workbook. This program provides tools to guide participants in sorting through their thoughts and emotions and in learning what the BIble says about grief-related topics. Each weekly session lasts approximately two hours.