Events

February 21, 2014

Join us for a fabulous evening to celebrate our heroes at the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago’s Annual Heroes Night Gala on Friday, February 21st, 2014. This year we will be honoring Susan Axelrod, the Founding Chair of Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy, with the 2014 Richard N. Rovner Hero Award. The event will [...]

Start: February 21, 2014
End: February 21, 2014
Venue: Museum of Science and Industry
Address:
Chicago, IL, United States
February 8, 2014

On Saturday, February 8th, the next “Managing Students with Seizures: A Training for School Nurses” will be taking place at the Epilepsy Resource Center of Central Illinois in Springfield. This is a free event for school nurses and will give participants 3.2 Contact Hours. Topics to be covered include appropriate first aid, treatment options and [...]

Start: February 8, 2014 8:00 am
End: February 8, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Epilepsy Resource Center of Central Illinois
Phone: 312-939-8622
Address:
232 Bruns Lane, Springfield, IL, United States, 62702
February 1, 2014

Join us on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL for the Chicago Wolves vs. Iowa Wild hockey game!  This gathering is meant for Camp Blackhawk alumni, as well as for future campers. Included with your ticket will be a pizza party during the first intermission in the Party Room! Please [...]

Start: February 1, 2014 7:00 pm
End: February 1, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Allstate Arena
Address:
6920 N. Mannheim Rd., Rosemont, 60018

The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago’s latest Interpretations Writing Program will start on Saturday, February 1st! This FREE workshop will hold four sessions on February 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd. Interpretations is designed to help those living with epilepsy who are having difficulty openly addressing their condition. It enables participants struggling to vocally express their [...]

Start: February 1, 2014 11:00 am
End: February 22, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago
Phone: 312-939-8622
Address:
17 N. State St., Suite 650, Chicago, IL, United States, 60602
January 25, 2014

EFGC is partnering with Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble to provide a very special Teen Group event on January 25, 2014! Participants will be creating their very own super hero complete with a super power! They will be writing a story about their super powers and creating their own costumes. Afterwards, they will receive their very own [...]

Start: January 25, 2014 10:00 am
End: January 25, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble's Fulton Street Collective location
Address:
2000 W. Fulton, Chicago, IL, United States
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