Events

April 2, 2016

  We are excited to bring adults living with epilepsy the opportunity to express themselves through art as a part of Studio E, a seven-week art therapy program. They will work with art and writing therapists and other people with epilepsy in a group setting to strengthen their artistic voice in a safe, welcoming environment. The […]

Start: April 2, 2016 1:00 pm
End: May 14, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: EFGC office building
Address:
17 N. State St., Suite 820, Chicago, IL, United States
May 4, 2016

Join us on May 4th, 2016 when we head on down to Springfield to advocate for people impacted by epilepsy. The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago will be meeting with our State Representatives and Senators to address the need for programs and services to be provided to people with epilepsy, which are at risk due […]

Start: May 4, 2016 11:00 am
End: May 4, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Illinois State Capitol
Address:
Springfield, IL, United States
May 7, 2016

This year, the Greater Chicago Epilepsy 5K will be held in two locations: Cantigny Park in Wheaton, IL on May 7th (fun run/walk) Montrose Harbor in Chicago on May 21st (walk and includes an officially chipped timed run option) Registration for both events opens at 8:00 am with with the 5K starting at 9:00 am.  Rates: Adult […]

Start: May 7, 2016 8:00 am
End: May 21, 2016 12:00 pm
Address:
United States
June 4, 2016

The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago is excited to bring kids, ages 8 – 12, the opportunity to express themselves through art at a FREE four week art therapy program that will meet on a weekly basis beginning June 4, 2016. Participants will work with art therapists and other kids living with epilepsy and use […]

Start: June 4, 2016
End: June 25, 2016
Venue: Community Center
Address:
Palatine, IL, United States
June 11, 2016

On Saturday, June 11, 2016, the Ann Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital 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, “The Epilepsy Name Game: How your Doctor uses History, Exam, and Diagnostic Tests to […]

Start: June 11, 2016 10:30 am
End: June 11, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital
Address:
225 E. Chicago Ave., Conference Room 15107, Chicago, 60611
July 10, 2016

The first session of the 2016 Camp Blackhawk will take place July 10 – 15, 2016 at the Red Leaf Village in Ingleside, IL. At Camp Blackhawk, kids ages 6-17 living with epilepsy, get to come together to enjoy the fun and friendships that come with a trip to camp AT NO COST. At Red Leaf […]

Start: July 10, 2016
End: July 15, 2016
Venue: Red Leaf Village
Address:
26710 W. Nippersink Rd., Ingleside, United States
July 31, 2016

The second session of the 2016 Camp Blackhawk will take place July 31 – August 5, 2016 at the Red Leaf Village in Ingleside, IL. At Camp Blackhawk, kids ages 6-17 living with epilepsy, get to come together to enjoy the fun and friendships that come with a trip to camp AT NO COST. At Red Leaf Village’s safe […]

Start: July 31, 2016
End: August 5, 2016
Venue: Red Leaf Village
Address:
26710 W. Nippersink Rd., Ingleside, IL, United States
August 22, 2016

On Monday, August 22, join golfers of all levels for an exciting day of golf at Kemper Lakes Golf Club in Kildeer, IL. The day includes 18 holes of golf with a cart, a cocktail reception, dinner, and silent auction. Golfers recieve a box lunch, as well as door prizes with their registration. All proceeds […]

Start: August 22, 2016 11:00 am
End: August 22, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Kemper Lakes Golf Club
Address:
24000 N. Old Country Road, Kildeer, IL, United States