April 19, 2015

On Sunday, April 19th, “Exercise for Epilepsy Awareness” will be taking place at the Sachs Recreation Center in Deerfield, IL from 2:00 – 4:30 pm. This event is hosted by Debbie Siegel, the founder of Peace of Mind, an organization committed to using the power of education to eliminate the fear and mystery of epilepsy. […]

Start: April 19, 2015 2:00 pm
End: April 19, 2015 4:30 pm
United States
April 18, 2015

Peer Alliance, a support group of the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago, will be hosting its annual Casino Night fundraiser on Saturday, April 18. At this cocktail attire casino-themed night, guests enjoy an open bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres, live DJ, raffles, dancing and $150 of play money for games! Proceeds from Casino Night help provide […]

Start: April 18, 2015 6:00 pm
End: April 18, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Floating World Gallery
1925 N. Halsted St, Chicago, IL, United States
Cost: $65 individual / $75 supporter / $120 couple

Join us to support Team Angela for Epilepsy Awareness on April 18, 2015 at the 525 Bar & Grill in Chicago Heights. This event will include an all you can eat buffet, cash bar, gift basket raffle, cake/bake sale, band and DJ entertainment. For more information contact Christina at 708-768-6735 or

Start: April 18, 2015 5:00 pm
End: April 18, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: 525 Bar & Grill
Chicago Heights, IL, United States
April 17, 2015

On Friday, April 17, 2015 from 7:15-8:15 pm, Stardust Yoga will be hosting a yoga benefit class with all proceeds going toward the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago (the cost to attend this class is whatever size donation the participants would like to make to EFGC). This is an All Levels Vinyasa class, which means […]

Start: April 17, 2015 7:15 pm
End: April 17, 2015 8:15 pm
Venue: Stardust Yoga
330 Washington Ave., La Grange, IL, United States
April 11, 2015

On Saturday, April 11, 2015, Comer Children’s Hospital at the University of Chicago Medicine 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 will feature presentations from Sandra Alanis, LCSW from University of Chicago Medicine on Parent […]

Start: April 11, 2015
End: April 11, 2015
Venue: Comer Children's Hospital at the University of Chicago Medicine
5721 S. Maryland Ave., Room K287, Chicago, IL, United States
March 26, 2015

Join us on THURSDAY, MARCH 26TH when we head down to Springfield, IL to advocate for people impacted by epilepsy. Together with our fellow Epilepsy Foundation affiliates from Southern Illinois and Rockford, we will be meeting with our State Representatives and Senators to urge our legislators to allocate funding for programs and services for people with epilepsy. […]

Start: March 26, 2015 10:30 am
End: March 26, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: The Illinois State Capitol
Springfield, IL, United States
March 14, 2015

Join us on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL for the Chicago Wolves vs. Utica Comets 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 Room! […]

Start: March 14, 2015 8:00 am
End: March 14, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Allstate Arena
6920 N. Mannheim, Rosemont
March 11, 2015

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 11, 2015 10:00 am
End: March 11, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Corner Bakery
39 N La Grange Rd, La Grange, IL, United States, 60525
March 7, 2015

Experience the work of Natalia Piegat in her first gallery exhibit “Awakening the Senses,” on Saturday March 7th from 2:00pm-6:00pm. Natalia’s paintings represent her personal struggle with Epilepsy through the use of color and contrast. Explore her collection of oil, pastel and acrylic work, evoking the energy that we all bottle up inside. Her exhibit will […]

Start: March 7, 2015 2:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Positive Strokes Art Gallery
125 W Colfax St., Palatine, IL, United States, 60067

The Spring 2015 session of Studio E begins March 7. Classes meet from 1:00 – 4:00 pm for eight consecutive Saturdays. This session is offered only to young adults with epilepsy (ages 21-35). Throughout this multi-week program, art therapists and other people with epilepsy work in a group setting to create artistic pieces using a […]

Start: March 7, 2015 1:00 pm
End: March 15, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Genesis Art Supplies
2525 N. Elston, Chicago, IL, United States, 60647