Events

January 18, 2014

On Saturday, January 18, 2014, the next ParentLink, a free educational program for parents of children with epilepsy, will be taking place at the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital. This session will focus on Seizure Freedom: When to Wean and Ancillary Therapies and will be presented by Patti Ogden, APN, MSN, and Nurse [...]

Start: January 18, 2014 11:30 am
End: January 18, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: University of Chicago Medicine's Comer Children's Hospital
Address:
5721 S. Maryland Ave., Room K287, Chicago, IL, United States
December 14, 2013

Please join us for our Fourth Annual Family Holiday Party on Saturday, December 14, 2013! This is a free event for all ages, so be sure to get ready for some good times and holiday cheer. This event includes food, crafts, music, and much more! For more information and to register, please contact Kim Baker [...]

Start: December 14, 2013 11:30 am
End: December 14, 2013 2:00 pm
Venue: Armour Square Park
Phone: 312-939-8622
Address:
3309 S. Shields Ave., Chicago, IL, United States, 60616
December 12, 2013

You’re invited to the Shopping Works Wonders event at Bloomingdale’s in the Old Orchard Mall on Thursday, December 12th, 2013. This is a chance to catch some fashion packed savings while supporting the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago! You will receive a 15.00 bMoney card for almost every 150.00 you spend. And best of all, [...]

Start: December 12, 2013
End: December 12, 2013
Venue: Bloomingdale's at Old Orchard
Address:
4963 Old Orchard Center, Skokie, IL, United States, 60077
November 16, 2013

On Saturday, November 16, the Epilepsy Foundation will be hosting its fourth annual Epilepsy Consumer Conference at the Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro from 8:00 am – 2:45 pm. This is a free event for individuals with epilepsy, their families, and our community. Renowned epileptoligists and other medical professionals will cover a wide variety of topics, [...]

Start: November 16, 2013 8:00 am
End: November 16, 2013 2:45 pm
Venue: Crown Plaza Chicago Metro
Phone: 312-829-5000
Address:
733 W. Madison St., Chicago, 60661
November 15, 2013

Are you a young professional between the ages of 18 – 35? Come out and join us for the EFGC Peer Alliance’s Happy Hour Launch on Friday, November 15 at Kerryman Bar & Grill. This gathering will be a great opportunity for those interested in joining the Peer Alliance to meet group members and learn [...]

Start: November 15, 2013 6:00 pm
End: November 15, 2013 8:00 pm
Venue: Kerryman Bar & Restaurant
Phone: 312-939-8622
Address:
661 N. Clark, Chicago, IL, United States, 60654
Cost: $35
November 13, 2013

Come join us on Wednesday, November 13th from 6:00 to 7:00 pm for a dinner program regarding the current standard of care for seizure disorders at Cadence Health’s Danada House in Wheaton, IL. This program is offered free of charge and will be presented by Roy Sucholeiki, MD. Please RSVP by calling 630-933-4234 prior to [...]

Start: November 13, 2013 6:00 pm
End: November 13, 2013 7:00 pm
Venue: Danada House
Phone: 630-933-4234
Address:
3S501 Naperville Road, Wheaton, IL, United States, 60189
November 8, 2013

Click here to buy tickets! Need a little excitement and some chuckles in your life? Well, laughter is the best medicine…so why not come share some laughs with the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago and three of the funniest nationally known comedians.  Jonathan Kite of CBS’s smash comedy hit “Two Broke Girls”and special guests James Davis from Chelsea Lately and Pat McGann of the Chicago [...]

Start: November 8, 2013
End: November 8, 2013
Venue: Northern Illinois University
Address:
1120 East Diehl Road, Naperville, IL, United States, 60563
Cost: $75.00
November 2, 2013

You’ve seen Dodgeball the movie; now it’s your turn to collect your group of Average Joes and hit the dodgeball court to claim the title and support the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago! Doors open at 6:00 pmFirst game is at 6:30 pm This tournament is double elimination! Teams will be made up of 6-10 [...]

Start: November 2, 2013 6:00 pm
End: November 2, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Players Indoor Sports
Address:
Naperville, IL, United States
October 19, 2013

The next Managing Student with Seizures: Training for School Nurses will take place on Saturday, October 19th, 2013 from 8:00 am – 1:00 pm at NorthShore Evanston Hospital. This is a free event and 3.5 CEUs are available. Topics to be addressed include Concussion Management (signs and symptoms of concussions, supporting a safe return to [...]

Start: October 19, 2013 8:00 am
End: October 19, 2013 2:45 pm
Venue: NorthShore Evanston Hospital - Frank Auditorium
Address:
2650 Ridge Ave., Evanston, IL, United States, 60201
October 13, 2013

This fall the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago will be participating in both the Bank of America Chicago Marathon (October 13th) and the Inaugural Naperville Marathon and Half Marathon (November 10th) charity programs! You can become a member of Team EFGC and help us raise much needed funds to support the programs and services we [...]

Start: October 13, 2013
End: November 10, 2013
Address:
United States