Events

July 29, 2015

On Wednesday, July 29th, the Lou Malnati’s locations in Schaumburg and Palatine will be donating 20% of their sales to the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago. This includes dine-in, carry out, and delivery! This offer must be mentioned when placing order and the flyer must printed or shown on a mobile device.  For more information, […]

Start: July 29, 2015
End: July 29, 2015
Venue: Lou Malnati's in Schaumburg and Palatine
Address:
United States
July 30, 2015

Join us for a rally Thursday, July 30 at 11 a.m. at the Thompson Center’s outside plaza in Chicago to show Governor Rauner that Illinois supports medical cannabis for patients. Check in will be at 10:00am outside in the plaza between Randolph and Clark.  It’s been nearly two years since the legalization of medical cannabis and NOT […]

Start: July 30, 2015 11:00 am
End: July 30, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: James R. Thompson Center
Address:
100 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL, United States, 60602
August 2, 2015

The second session of the 2015 Camp Blackhawk will take place August 2 – 7, 2015 at the Red Leaf Village in Ingleside, IL. At Camp Blackhawk, kids ages 6-17 living with epilepsy, get to come together to enjoy the fun and friendships that come with a trip to camp AT NO COST. At Red Leaf Village’s […]

Start: August 2, 2015
End: August 7, 2015
Venue: Red Leaf Village
Address:
26710 W. Nippersink Rd., Ingleside, IL, United States
August 6, 2015

The Employment Workshop is heading to the Franklin Park Savers Thrift Store on Thursday, August 6 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. Participants will get a store tour and exclusive discounts on interview clothing and professional attire. A brief presentation will be made prior to shopping and there will be personal shopping assistants available to […]

Start: August 6, 2015 11:00 am
End: August 6, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: Franklin Park Savers Thrift Store
Address:
10205 W, Grand Ave., Franklin Park, IL, United States, 60131
August 12, 2015

Please join us for the Medical Cannabis and Epilepsy: The Future of Treating Severe Seizure Disorders in a Safe and Natural Way Seminar on August 12th. The goal is to educate epilepsy patients, their families and the Illinois community about the potential therapeutic benefits of cannabinoids for seizure disorders. The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago has teamed up […]

Start: August 12, 2015 4:00 pm
End: August 12, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: The Healing Clinic
Address:
1443 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago, IL, United States, 60657
August 15, 2015

Join us on Saturday, August 15th at Chicago’s Douglas Park for our annual Picnic in the Park. This FREE event will include a picnic lunch and will be complete with fun, food, and games! Please RSVP to Maria Sultemeier by August 10th at msultemeier@epilepsychicago.org or 312-939-8622 ext 211.

Start: August 15, 2015 11:00 am
End: August 15, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Douglas Park (Grove 3)
Address:
1401 S. Sacramento Dr., Chicago, United States, 60623
August 24, 2015

The Epilepsy Foundation’s annual Tee Off for Camp Blackhawk will be held at the Kemper Lakes Golf Club in Kildeer, IL on Monday, August 24, 2015. The day includes 18 holes of scramble format golf and a box lunch, followed by dinner and a silent auction. Registration opens at 11:00 am and the tournament begins […]

Start: August 24, 2015 11:00 am
End: August 24, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Kemper Lakes Golf Club
Address:
24000 N. Old Henry Road, Kildeer, IL, United States
September 11, 2015

The Camp Blackhawk Family Retreat Weekend is fun for the whole family and FREE! This is an opportunity for you to come out to camp to see what the kids experience for a week in the summer. Come enjoy a fun-filled weekend where kids can zipline, rock climb and play in the lake – and […]

Start: September 11, 2015 5:30 pm
End: September 13, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Blackhawk Family Retreat
Address:
26710 W. Nippersink Rd., Ingleside, IL, United States, 60041
September 12, 2015

We are excited to bring teenagers (ages 13-17) living with epilepsy the opportunity to express themselves through art as a part of Studio E, a five-week art therapy program. They will work with art therapists and other people with epilepsy in a group setting to strengthen their artistic voice in a safe, welcoming environment. The […]

Start: September 12, 2015
End: October 10, 2015
Venue: Central DuPage Hospital
Address:
25 N. Winfield Rd, LL Women's Conference Room 3, Winfield, IL, United States, 60190
September 19, 2015

On Saturday, September 19, 2015, EFGC and NorthShore Neurological Institute will host the latest Managing Students with Seizures, a training for school nurses at the NorthShore Evanston Hospital. A continental breakfast and lunch with be provided, as well as free 3.2 Contact Hours. For more information, please contact Tracy Schultz at 312-939-8622 ext 224 or […]

Start: September 19, 2015 8:00 am
End: September 19, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: NorthShore Evanston Hospital - Frank Auditorium
Address:
2650 Ridge Ave., Evanston, IL, United States, 60602