Events

October 17, 2015

Join us Saturday, October 17, 2015 in Washington Park (Springfield, IL) from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. as we walk for epilepsy awareness.   For more information call the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago-Springfield: 1.800.273.6027  

Start: October 17, 2015 9:00 am
End: October 17, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Washington Park
Address:
Springfield, IL, United States

We are excited to bring adults (ages 18 and up) 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. […]

Start: October 17, 2015
End: November 14, 2015
Address:
Chicago, IL, United States
October 9, 2015

EMPLOYMENT WORKSHOP Join the Job Club as they head to the LinkedIn facilities for a special event about utilizing technology for employment purposes.  Topics include: An Introduction to Epilepsy Panel of Discussion An introduction to LinkedIn Tour of the Facilities Build Your Profile Interviewing Tips October 9th from 10am-12pm RSVP required to Casey at 312.939.8622 x […]

Start: October 9, 2015 10:00 am
End: October 9, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: LinkedIN Facilities
Address:
525 W Monroe, Chicago, IL, United States
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
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
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
August 21, 2015

Show your support for medical cannabis in Rogers Park Township on Friday, August 21st! There will be a Zoning Board of Appeals Hearing on whether a dispensary will be allowed in that ward. Join us and the Green Gate Compassion Center to let politicians know how important medical cannabis can be for people with epilepsy. […]

Start: August 21, 2015 2:00 pm
End: August 21, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: City Hall Chambers
Address:
121 N. Lasalle St., Room 200, Chicago, IL, United States
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 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 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