When: Thursday, March 6, 2014 — Israel Wayne, Guest Speaker
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm (free admission)
Where — New Song Community Church
2858 Hafenrichter Road (One half mile east of Eola Rd.)
Aurora IL 60503
Who: Israel Wayne is an author and conference speaker who has a passion for defending the Christian faith and promoting a Biblical worldview. He is the author of the books Homeschooling from a Biblical Worldview, Full-Time Parenting: A Guide to Family-Based Discipleship, and The Questions God Asks. He is a homeschooled graduate and father of eight. He serves as the Director of Family Renewal, and is the site editor for ChristianWorldview.net.
What: “Revival in the Home” – Families in America are under attack. Teenage rebellion, divorce, juvenile delinquency, emotional disorders, and relational dysfunction are way too common, even among church goers.
How can you have a Godly family in the midst of such a worldly culture? Israel will provide practical and Biblical answers. Learn how you can
effectively disciple your children to know, love and serve God.
All are welcome! (Childcare available for children under 5 years of age.
Children are welcome to sit quietly during presentation.)
Information for participating (and attending):
Each year we invite a wide variety of organizations to display their offerings for the homeschool community. From co-ops to museums, specialty classes to park district events, support groups to clubs.
We would love to have you join us for this event which will be held Tuesday evening, April 23 at the Elk Grove Village Public Library from 7-9pm.
Vendors: For a nominal $5 fee you will receive a reserved spot and table space at the fair and be part of our contact list which will be distributed to all participants of the event. To register, please click here. You will be contacted within a few days with a confirmation.
We hope that you will join us this year. Feel free to contact me with any questions you may have. We look forward to another successful event!
Beacon Homeschool Support Group
**please note that curriculum will not be sold at this event. Our curriculum sale will be held in May.
For homeschoolers – check out what’s new!!
Home School Resource Fair
Monday, March 11
Riverside Community Church
in St. Charles at Randall & Crane Roads
Area homeschoolers are invited to attend a Resource Fair featuring organizations offering services to the Fox Valley home school community.
Come, discover local co-ops, support groups, sports opportunities, private lesson instructors, tutors and more! Representatives from each organization will be on hand to answer questions about their services.
Take home a directory listing each organization and their contact information for future reference, free of charge!
For more information, please email email@example.com
Thursday, March 7, 2013 — Israel Wayne, Guest Speaker
What: “Revival in the Home”
When: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Details: Families in America are under attack. Teenage rebellion, divorce, juvenile delinquency, emotional disorders, and relational dysfunction are way too common, even among church goers.
How can you have a Godly family in the midst of such a worldly culture? Israel will provide practical and Biblical answers. Learn how you can effectively disciple your children to know, love and serve God.
Israel Wayne is a popular keynote speaker, author, and director at Wisdom’s Gate Publishing.
All are welcome! (Childcare available for children under 5 years of age. Children are welcome to sit quietly during presentation.)
Where: Village Bible Church
847 Illinois 47, Sugar Grove, IL
(just north of Bliss Rd)
Sponsored by: Christian Home Educators of SW Chicago
Where: Trinity Lutheran Church
9701 Brandt Avenue
Oak Lawn, IL
When: Sat., Aug. 4, 2012, 10:30 am – Noon
In this free informational workshop we will discuss
the many aspects of homeschooling:
- Why homeschool?
- Illinois Homeschooling law
- Learning styles
- Teaching methods
- Questions and Answers with veteran homeschooling parents and teens
Please RSVP by July 31st to Patty at 815-534-0913
to reserve your spot and workshop packet.
Light refreshments will be served.
Big sale coming at the Beacon Homeschool Group.
They have over 20 different families selling their used curriculum. Loads of things to choose from for less than new cost!!!
Bring small bills to making paying easier. 5’s, 1’s, and quarters!!
When: Tuesday, April 27 7:00-9:00pm
Where : Elk Grove Village Public Library
Everyone is invited to come out and see the great finds!
For more details, check their website. www.beaconhomeschool.org
Beacon is a non-denominational Christian support group for parents who home educate their children. Their membership is open to any home schooling family for support. The goals of Beacon are to provide fellowship, encouragement, field trips, workshops, and resources for our members to benefit from.
Check out this great opportunity open to the homeschool community to drink in some encouragement as we quickly approach the summer months:
Teaching Homes for Christ invites you to join them for an evening of encouragement with Jackie Wellwood, author and veteran homeschooler. Jackie will share stories from her experiences—dealing with life’s challenges and finding joy and purpose in the journey. An experienced public speaker and entrepreneur, Jackie is the author of The Busy Mom’s Guide to Simple Living and two books of devotions for homeschool moms. She has been homeschooling for nearly twenty years and is the mother of seven.
Date and time: Monday, April 26th from 7:15 to 9 p.m.
Glen Arbor Community Church
204 Church Street
West Chicago, IL 60185
RSVP to Nancy McGinn, firstname.lastname@example.org
(appreciated but not required)