Events

April 11, 2015

On Saturday, April 11, 2015, Comer Children’s Hospital at the University of Chicago Medicine and the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago will be hosting ParentLink, a FREE educational program that addresses a variety of issues for parents of children with epilepsy. This session will feature presentations from Sandra Alanis, LCSW from University of Chicago Medicine on Parent […]

Start: April 11, 2015
End: April 11, 2015
Venue: Comer Children's Hospital at the University of Chicago Medicine
Address:
5721 S. Maryland Ave., Room K287, Chicago, IL, United States
April 17, 2015

On Friday, April 17, 2015 from 7:15-8:15 pm, Stardust Yoga will be hosting a yoga benefit class with all proceeds going toward the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago (the cost to attend this class is whatever size donation the participants would like to make to EFGC). This is an All Levels Vinyasa class, which means […]

Start: April 17, 2015 7:15 pm
End: April 17, 2015 8:15 pm
Venue: Stardust Yoga
Address:
330 Washington Ave., La Grange, IL, United States
April 18, 2015

Join us to support Team Angela for Epilepsy Awareness on April 18, 2015 at the 525 Bar & Grill in Chicago Heights. This event will include an all you can eat buffet, cash bar, gift basket raffle, cake/bake sale, band and DJ entertainment. For more information contact Christina at 708-768-6735 or teamangela19@yahoo.com

Start: April 18, 2015 5:00 pm
End: April 18, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: 525 Bar & Grill
Address:
Chicago Heights, IL, United States

Peer Alliance, a support group of the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago, will be hosting its annual Casino Night fundraiser on Saturday, April 18. At this cocktail attire casino-themed night, guests enjoy an open bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres, live DJ, raffles, dancing and $150 of play money for games! Proceeds from Casino Night help provide […]

Start: April 18, 2015 6:00 pm
End: April 18, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Floating World Gallery
Address:
1925 N. Halsted St, Chicago, IL, United States
Cost: $75 individual / $135 couple
April 19, 2015

On Sunday, April 19th, “Exercise for Epilepsy Awareness” will be taking place at the Sachs Recreation Center in Deerfield, IL from 2:00 – 4:30 pm. This event is hosted by Debbie Siegel, the founder of Peace of Mind, an organization committed to using the power of education to eliminate the fear and mystery of epilepsy. […]

Start: April 19, 2015 2:00 pm
End: April 19, 2015 4:30 pm
Address:
United States
April 25, 2015

This spring, we’ll be hosting two 5K events in Wheaton (April 25), and Chicago’s Montrose Harbor (May 9). Participants of the Montrose Harbor event will have the option to be officially timed with a Chrono-Timed Chip! The 2015 5K Walk held in Wheaton on April 25th will be at Cantigny Park, known for its scenic walking trails and beautiful foliage.  On […]

Start: April 25, 2015 8:00 am
End: May 9, 2015 5:00 pm
Address:
United States
May 11, 2015

On Saturday, April 11, 2015, Comer Children’s Hospital at the University of Chicago Medicine and the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago will be hosting ParentLink, a FREE educational program that addresses a variety of issues for parents of children with epilepsy. This session will focus on Legal Advocacy Including 504s and IEPs and be presented […]

Start: May 11, 2015
End: May 11, 2015
Venue: Comer Children's Hospital at the University of Chicago Medicine
Address:
5721 S. Maryland Ave., Room K287, Chicago
June 6, 2015

The next Studio E: The Epilepsy Art Therapy Program will take place in June and is being offered to children (ages 8-12) with epilepsy. This is a four week art therapy program that gives participants the opportunity to work with art therapists and other children with epilepsy in a group setting to strengthen their artistic […]

Start: June 6, 2015 10:00 am
End: June 27, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Bueller YMCA
Address:
1400 W. Northwest Hwy., Palatine, IL, United States, 60067
September 17, 2015

On Saturday, September 17, 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 17, 2015 8:00 am
End: September 17, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: NorthShore Evanston Hospital - Frank Auditorium
Address:
2650 Ridge Ave., Evanston, IL, United States, 60602
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
Address:
Naperville, IL, United States