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
26710 W. Nippersink Rd., Ingleside, IL, United States, 60041
September 12, 2015

We are excited to bring teenagers (ages 13-17) 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. The […]

Start: September 12, 2015 12:00 pm
End: October 10, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Central DuPage Hospital
25 N. Winfield Rd, LL Women's Conference Room 3, Winfield, IL, United States, 60190
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
2650 Ridge Ave., Evanston, IL, United States, 60602
November 7, 2015

Join us in Independence Grove in Libertyville for the all new Purple Shiver 5k! We’re so excited to be spreading epilepsy awareness during November Awareness Month so come join us! Registration will be available online September 11th.  For more information, please contact Gayle Deja-Schultz at or 312-939-8622 ext 209.

Start: November 7, 2015
End: November 7, 2015
Venue: Independence Grove
16400 Buckley Rd, Libertyville, IL, United States, 60048
November 8, 2015

The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago is grateful to be a part of the 2015 Naperville Marathon & Half Marathon Charity Program. This event will take place November 8, 2015 in Naperville Illinois and is a Boston Marathon qualifying race! Charity registration week runs from Monday, February 16 at 8:00 AM to Sunday, February 22 […]

Start: November 8, 2015
End: November 8, 2015
Venue: Naperville Marathon
Naperville, IL, United States
November 14, 2015

The Sixth Annual Epilepsy Consumer Conference will be taking place on Saturday, November 14, 2015 and is a FREE one-day event for individuals with epilepsy and their families regarding the latest issues facing the epilepsy community. For more information, contact Tracy Schultz at 312-939-8622 ext 224 or

Start: November 14, 2015
End: November 14, 2015
Venue: Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro Hotel
733 W. Madison St, Chicago, 60611