Events

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
March 20, 2016

Join us on Sunday, March 20, 2016 at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL for the Chicago Wolves hockey game! This gathering is meant for August Camp Blackhawk and Blackhawk Family Retreat alumni, as well as for future campers. Included with your ticket will be a pizza party during the first intermission in the Party […]

Start: March 20, 2016 3:00 pm
End: March 20, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Allstate Arena
Address:
United States
March 19, 2016

This session of ParentLink, a free educational program for parents of children with epilepsy, will focus on Epilepsy Syndromes. It will be presented by Chalongchai Phitsanuwong, 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 Tracy at […]

Start: March 19, 2016 11:30 am
End: March 19, 2016 1:30 pm
Venue: The University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital
Address:
5721 S. Maryland Ave., Room K287, Chicago, United States, 60637
March 18, 2016

When your child receives a diagnosis of epilepsy, it can be a scary and overwhelming experience. Join us for a Mom’s Coffee Hour for an opportunity to build friendships, share stories, and gain support related to caring for a child with epilepsy. All moms are welcome to join us for great conversation, coffee and pastries. […]

Start: March 18, 2016 9:30 am
End: March 18, 2016 10:30 am
Venue: Panera Bread
Address:
108 West North Avenue E-102, Elmhurst, IL, United States
March 15, 2016

On Tuesday, March 15, the Chicago Wolves will be hosting a wine tasting at Harry Caray’s in Rosemont, IL. Guests will enjoy a variety of wines and appetizers, an auction and raffle, as well as the chance to mingle with Wolves players. Proceeds benefit Chicago Wolves Charities, including the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago. Tickets […]

Start: March 15, 2016
End: March 15, 2016
Venue: Harry Caray's
Phone: 847-832-1954
Address:
10233 W. Higgins Rd., Rosemont, IL, United States
Cost: 65