Events

July 29, 2013

Have you ever been hurt by a stigma beyond your control? Felt you couldn’t participate in something and had to sit on the sidelines? Come join us for this 3 day FREE basketball camp for boys and girls, ages 8-17 with epilepsy. This energy-filled day camp is led by Mighty Mike Simmel of the world [...]

Start: July 29, 2013 9:30 am
End: July 31, 2013 12:00 pm
Venue: Niles North High School Field House
Address:
9800 Lawler Ave, Skokie, IL, United States, 60077
July 27, 2013

Join us on July 27th for a fundraising event for Liliana Garcia “Lily Pad” and the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago. It will be a day and evening of Lily inspired art, poetry, music, and food and drinks at Cobalt Studio from 3pm -10pm. All ages are welcome. For more information, visit the Letters to [...]

Start: July 27, 2013 3:00 pm
End: July 27, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Cobalt Studio
Address:
1950 W. 21st St, Chicago, IL, United States, 60608
June 6, 2013

Managing Students with Seizures, a program designed to teach school nurses about epilepsy, with take place Thursday, June 6, 2013. The program will include two sessions. The first session will focus on appropriate first aid, current treatment options, side effects, the impact of seizures and behavior, and more. The second session will focus on concussion [...]

Start: June 6, 2013 8:00 am
End: June 6, 2013 1:00 pm
Venue: The Baby Fold at the Hammitt School Training and Consultation Center
Address:
612 Oglesby, Normal, IL, United States, 61761
June 1, 2013

The next Studio E: The Epilepsy Art Therapy Program will be taking place in June and is for kids 8 – 12 years old! Participants will work with art therapists in a group setting to create artistic pieces through a variety of activities, and learn from others in an open welcoming environment. The group will [...]

Start: June 1, 2013 10:00 am
End: June 29, 2013 11:30 pm
Venue: A community center in Palatine, IL
Address:
United States
May 11, 2013

This May, we’ll be hosting three 5K events in Libertyville and Wheaton (May 11), and Chicago’s Montrose Harbor (May 18). Participants of the Montrose Harbor and Libertyville events will have the option to be officially timed with a Chrono-Timed Chip! The 2013 5K Walk held in Wheaton on May 11th will be at a new location -Cantigny Park, known for its scenic walking [...]

Start: May 11, 2013
End: May 18, 2013
Venue: Cantigny Park in Wheaton, Old School Forest Preserve in Libertyville, Montrose Harbor in Chicago
Address:
IL, United States
April 27, 2013

Managing Students with Seizures, a program designed to teach school nurses about epilepsy, with take place Saturday, April 27, 2013. The program will include two sessions. The first session will focus on appropriate first aid, current treatment options, side effects, the impact of seizures and behavior, and more. The second session will focus on concussion [...]

Start: April 27, 2013 8:00 am
End: April 27, 2013 1:00 pm
Venue: Flossmoor School District 161
Address:
41 E. Elmwood Dr., Chicago Heights, IL, United States, 60411
April 13, 2013

Hey Teen Groupers!  Come on out and join us on April 13th to make some pizza at The Kids Table in Chicago. Be sure to mark your calendars and register with Tracy at 312-939-8622 ext 224 or tschultz@epilepsychicago.org. 

Start: April 13, 2013 3:30 pm
End: April 13, 2013 4:30 pm
Venue: The Kids Table
Address:
2337 W. North Ave., Chicago, IL, United States, 60647
April 3, 2013

Join us on April 3rd for “Epilepsy in the Community,” a free educational event held at the St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet. Presentations will be made by epilepsy specialists Surendra Gulati, MD, Mark Fehr, MD and Tamir Hersonskey, MD. Topics to be discussed include refractory epilepsy, new treatments, among others and will conclude with [...]

Start: April 3, 2013 6:00 pm
End: April 3, 2013 8:00 pm
Venue: St. Joseph Medical Center
Address:
333 N. Madison St., Joliet, IL, United States, 60435
March 28, 2013

Join us Thursday, March 28 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm at Mad River Bar and Grille for a fun night in support of a great cause! Tickets cost $30 and include an open bar, a stacked raffle table, and the chance to help the 130,000 people living with epilepsy in the Chicagoland area. For more information [...]

Start: March 28, 2013 6:00 pm
End: March 28, 2013 9:00 pm
Venue: Mad River Bar and Grille
Address:
2909 N. Sheffield Ave., Chicago, IL, United States
Cost: $ 30
March 22, 2013

Join us on Friday, March 22nd for Stand Up for Epilepsy – A Night of Comedy to benefit the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago! Three of Chicago’s funniest comedians, Pat McGann, Patti Vasquez, and Sydney Adeniyi, will be performing at the Snuggery in Edison Park. The evening begins at 7:00 with appetizers and cocktails (cash [...]

Start: March 22, 2013 7:00 pm
End: March 22, 2013 11:00 pm
Venue: The Snuggery
Address:
6733 N. Olmsted, Chicago, IL, United States, 60631
Cost: $ 45