Events

June 11, 2016

On Saturday, June 11, 2016, the Ann Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital and the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago will be hosting ParentLink, a FREE educational program that addresses a variety of issues for parents of children with epilepsy. This session, “The Epilepsy Name Game: How your Doctor uses History, Exam, and Diagnostic Tests to […]

Start: June 11, 2016 10:30 am
End: June 11, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital
Address:
225 E. Chicago Ave., Conference Room 15107, Chicago, 60611

   Come discover the benefits of medical cannabis at this free educational event! Learn how to get registered for the Illinois State Program.  Call 630.359.3213 to RSVP   Saturday, June 11th1pm to 2pm Plainfield Community Center15014 South Des Plaines St. Plainfield, IL 60544  

Start: June 11, 2016 1:00 am
End: June 11, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Plainfield Community Center
Address:
15014 South Des Plaines St., Plainfield, IL, United States, 60544
June 4, 2016

The West Suburban Community Action Board (CAB) is hosting the next Teen Group at the Funway Ultimate Entertainment Center in Batavia, IL on Saturday, June 4th from 10am-12pm. Teen Groupers will be playing miniature golf and enjoying ice cream.! There is no cost to attend this event. For more information and to RSVP contact Tracy […]

Start: June 4, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 4, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Funway Ultimate Entertainment Center
Address:
1335 S. River St. (Rte 25, Batavia, IL, United States, 60510

The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago is excited to bring kids, ages 8 – 12, the opportunity to express themselves through art at a FREE four week art therapy program that will meet on a weekly basis beginning June 4, 2016. Participants will work with art therapists and other kids living with epilepsy and use […]

Start: June 4, 2016
End: June 25, 2016
Venue: Community Center
Address:
Palatine, IL, United States
May 7, 2016

This year, the Greater Chicago Epilepsy 5K will be held in two locations: Cantigny Park in Wheaton, IL on May 7th (fun run/walk) Montrose Harbor in Chicago on May 21st (walk and includes an officially chipped timed run option) Registration for both events opens at 8:00 am with with the 5K starting at 10:00 am.  Rates: Adult […]

Start: May 7, 2016 8:00 am
End: May 21, 2016 12:00 pm
Address:
United States
May 4, 2016

Join us on May 4th, 2016 when we head on down to Springfield to advocate for people impacted by epilepsy. The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago will be meeting with our State Representatives and Senators to address the need for programs and services to be provided to people with epilepsy, which are at risk due […]

Start: May 4, 2016 11:00 am
End: May 4, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Illinois State Capitol
Address:
Springfield, IL, United States
May 1, 2016

The Arlington Toyota Scion in Palatine, IL will host its first spring community bicycle clinic on May 1st, 2016 with all proceeds donated to the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago.  Featured guests: Ryan & Jacqui Giuliano  – 2015 Ironman World Championships – 3rd in AG Presented by: EGO p/b Sammy’s Bikes Racing TeamEGC Power & […]

Start: May 1, 2016 11:00 am
End: May 1, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Arlington Toyota Scion
Address:
2095 N. Rand Rd., Palatine, IL, United States, 60074
April 30, 2016

The next teen group will be taking place at the Enchanted Castle in Lombard, IL on Saturday, April 30th. Join us for games, karaoke, attractions, and pizza! This is a free event. Please RSVP to Tracy by Friday, April 22nd at tschultz@epilepsychicago.org or 312-939-8622 ext 224.

Start: April 30, 2016 10:00 am
End: April 30, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: The Enchanted Castle
Phone: 312-939-8622
Address:
1103 S. Main St., Lombard, IL, United States, 60148
April 9, 2016

This session of ParentLink, a free educational program for parents of children with epilepsy, will focus on Anxiety, Stress, and PNES. It will be presented by Charles Marcuccilli, MD, University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital. Lunch will be provided and parking is available at 58th and Maryland. For more information and to RSVP contact […]

Start: April 9, 2016 11:30 am
End: April 9, 2016 1:30 pm
Venue: The University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital
Address:
5721 S. Maryland Ave., Room K287, IL, United States, 60637
April 2, 2016

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

Start: April 2, 2016 1:00 pm
End: May 14, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: EFGC office building
Address:
17 N. State St., Suite 820, Chicago, IL, United States