Click “Mission Events” to see a calendar of upcoming ways you can serve in your community. Click “Community Events” to see other fellowship opportunities in our local churches.  

Do you have an event you would like to publicize on our calendar? Contact us here with your information!

Loading Events
Find Events

« All Events

Past Events

Events List Navigation

July 2015

Fair St. Louis

July 2, 2015 @ 8:00 am - July 4, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

Fair St. Louis July 2, 3, & 4 This year, Fair Saint Louis needs an army of volunteers to help with the continuous movement of traffic during the peak volumes of time for Fairgoers between the hours of 8pm to Midnight on July 2nd, 3rd, and 4th. Most of the work is between 8:30-11:30 each night.  We invite you to come early and enjoy the festivities and then show up for your volunteer shift! The volunteer role of Shuttle Zone…

Find out more »

Madison County Emergency Management Agency – July 21st and/or 23rd

July 21, 2015 @ 10:00 am - July 23, 2015 @ 4:00 pm
Madison County Emergency Management Agency, 101 East Edwardsville Road
Wood River, 62095 United States
+ Google Map

Wood River Active Shooter Exercise Tuesday July 21 – 10 AM – 4 PM Thursday July 23 – 10 AM – 4 PM Wood River will be conducting an exercise to simulate an active shooter in a school.  I need lots of volunteers for this exercise.  Feel free to invite any over the age of 18 to attend and pass this on to any groups that may want to help out also.  Anyone participating as a volunteer must attend a…

Find out more »
August 2015

E-cycling drive

August 29, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
St. John’s Church – Edwardsville, 7372 Marine Road
Edwardsville, IL 62025 United States
+ Google Map

Get rid of your junk, and help us raise money for mission projects! We are collecting used electronics and metals. (see attached list of acceptable items) Items may be brought to St. John's between 9 a.m. & noon on Aug 29th

Find out more »
September 2015

Second Annual International Food Festival – Habitat for Humanity

September 12, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Edwardsville City Park, 101 South Buchanan
Edwardsville, 62025
+ Google Map

We are planning the second annual International Food Festival to be held in Edwardsville City Park, Sept. 12, from Noon to 6 p.m. Global Brew Tap House will serve refreshments to accompany the many diverse foods that will be available.  We are looking for food vendors and entertainment! For more information about reserving a booth space, contact edglenintlfoodfestival@gmail.com.

Find out more »

CERT Training—Informational Meeting

September 17, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. John’s Church – Edwardsville, 7372 Marine Road
Edwardsville, IL 62025 United States
+ Google Map

Come learn about Community Emergency Response Team classes, at an information al meeting free & open to the public. CERT training is required by FEMA in order to be a "first-o-the-ground" responder in the event of natural disaster such as tornado. We are assessing whether there is enough interest in the community to host the classes(3 hrs a week for 8 wks) in the Edwardsville area. Please RSVP to the St. John's office, 656-1853.

Find out more »

CERT Training—Informational meeting

September 21, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. John’s United Methodist Church, 7372 Marine Road
Edwardsville,
+ Google Map

Learn about Community Emergency Response Training---CERT---at this informational meeting, free & open to the public. This training is required by FEMA in order to be a first-on-the-ground responder in the case of natural disaster. We are exploring whether there is enough interest to host this training---3 hrs a week for 8 wks---in the Edwardsville area in the coming year. RSVP to St. John's 618-656-1853

Find out more »

Christian Family Night at Edison’s

September 27, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Edison’s Entertainment Complex, 2477 S. State Rte 157
Edwardsville, IL,
+ Google Map

A fun family night out, and a portion of proceeds to Faith in Action. Enjoy UNLIMITED bowling/ laser tag/ arcade games, PLUS a snack & soda, all for $20 plus tax. Contemporary Christian Music all night. THIS EVENT WILL SELL OUT! RSVP TO BOOK YOUR GROUP!

Find out more »
October 2015

Free Movie 1pm – 4pm Saturday October 17th

October 17, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wesley Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church, 418 ALDRUP STREET
Edwardsville, United States
+ Google Map

FREE MOVIE MATINEE Saturday, October 17, 2015 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. “TRINITY GOODHEART” FEATURING Eric Benet’ and Erica Gluck COME FELLOWSHIP - MEET & GREET WESLEY CHAPEL’S NEW PASTOR – REV. BARBARA A. ROSS FREE POPCORN, COOKIES, SODA (DONATIONS WELCOME)  

Find out more »

Domestic Violence—an Informational Meeting

October 27, 2015 @ 12:00 am - 1:15 pm
Edison’s Entertainment Complex, 2477 S. State Rte 157
Edwardsville, IL,
+ Google Map

What can we do to help victims of domestic violence in our area? What services are already available? What are the gaps in our system of support services for this urgent need? COME TO A "Lunch and Learn" at Edison's to hear speakers form Oasis Women's Center, Land of Lincoln Legal Aid, & the Madison County State's Attorney's office. $9.25 payable at the door for soup/ salad/ sandwich buffet. RSVP to Edwardsville Township office 656-0292

Find out more »
November 2015

Craft Fair – First Baptist Church of Edwardsville

November 6, 2015 @ 10:00 am - November 7, 2015 @ 4:00 pm

$1 Admission or 2 cans of food for Glen Ed Food Pantry November 6th 10 - 8pm November 7th 10 - 4pm Also seeking crafters

Find out more »
January 2016

Open House – Habitat for Humanity

January 31, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Unnamed Venue, 922 Grand
Edwardsville, 62025
+ Google Map

The Faith Coalition - Edwardsville house at 922 Grand St may only be 1200 sq ft, but to us it's a REALLY BIG deal for several reasons: 1. It represents over 8,000 hours of work by hundreds of volunteers in our community! 2. The sale of the house will fund 2-3 new Habitat for Humanity houses for needy families in our community! 3. YOU (our customers, volunteers, & donors) have helped to fund this project! 4. Restore Decor will stage…

Find out more »
March 2016
$12

St. John’s UMC Trivia Night

March 12, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
St. John’s United Methodist Church, 7372 Marine Road
Edwardsville,
+ Google Map

Trivia Question: What can bring our community together to have fun and raise money to support mission work? Answer: The TRIVIA contest and Silent Auction Items at St. John's United Methodist Church in Edwardsville on Saturday, Mar. 12! Reserve your table(or individual seat) NOW by calling the church office 618-656-1853. Doors open at 6:30, Trivia contest starts at 7:00. $12 per person. Childcare provided. Popcorn & soda provided, or BYO.

Find out more »

Easter Sunrise Service

March 27, 2016 @ 6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Edwardsville Library City Park, 112 South Kansas Street
Edwardsville, IL 62025 United States
+ Google Map

Please join us in a community celebration at our third annual ecumenical Easter sunrise service Sunday March 27th from 6:00 - 7:00 a.m. at the Edwardsville Library City Park bandstand.  Services will be led by Rev. Steven Jackson of Mt. Joy Baptist church, with participation and support by several other area church families. In the event of inclement weather, services will be held indoors at Mt. Joy.Come be a part of a community united not divided as we celebrate in unity !

Find out more »
July 2016

The Covering House—Informational Meeting

July 18, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. John’s United Methodist Church, 7372 Marine Road
Edwardsville,
+ Google Map

Join us at St. John's United Methodist Church to hear about a much-needed ministry in our hurting world. The Covering House is the first facility in the state of Missouri for girls, between the ages of 13-17 years old, that have experienced sexual trafficking or exploitation in the U.S. The problem of sex trafficking is one that we would rather not think about, but as long as it exists, we should all educate ourselves to be able to offer effective solutions, which…

Find out more »

Shop ’til You Drop for The Covering House

July 30, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Reber Basement at The Journey Church, 4900 Reber Place
St. Louis, MO 63139 United States
+ Google Map

With admission, you will enjoy a morning of complimentary bagels, coffee and cupcakes while shopping for an unlimited number of items! Donated items may include clothing, housewares, jewelry, books, and accessories. Proceeds benefit The Covering House, a therapeutic shelter in St. Louis for girls rescued from sex trafficking. See Link for more info on this ministry. $30 admission fee; $40 for early birds before 10 a.m.

Find out more »
August 2016

Masters Voice Choral Concert to benefit Good Samaritan House

August 12, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Unity Baptist Church, 2500 St. Clair Ave
Granite City, IL 62024 United States
+ Google Map

Come and hear a great local interdenominational choir, singing to benefit the Good Samaritan House. A freewill donation will be taken to support Good Samaritan, a local shelter in Granite City that houses women with children, and helps mothers with job training and placement to lift their families out of poverty & homelessness.

Find out more »
September 2016

Race for Refuge(for The Covering House)

September 3, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tower Grove Park, 4256 Magnolia Drive
St. Louis, MO 63110 United States
+ Google Map

The Sixth Annual Race For Refuge 10K/5K Run/Walk is scheduled for September 3, 2016 at 8:00 AM in the St. Louis Tower Grove Park – Sons of Rest Pavilion. Registration begins at 7:00 AM. This popular event generates funding for The Covering House, a therapeutic shelter in St. Louis which provides refuge and restoration to girls who have experienced sexual exploitation or sexual trafficking. This race is for all ages, families and friends, with more than 550 participants last year.…

Find out more »
March 2018

Painting Thursday Evenings at Restore Décor

March 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day
Restore Décor, 223 N. Main Street
Edwardsville, IL 62025 United States
+ Google Map

Help us paint and finish furniture that we sell at Restore Décor. Find us on facebook for important updates on times. Painting will be at 223 N. Main Street.

Find out more »

Mobile Market

March 6 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 3.5 hour(s) with no end date
Trinity United Methodist Church, 2542 E 25th St.
Granite City, IL,
+ Google Map

Help unpack and distribute surplus produce and other items to the needy in Granite City. Just show up, or email for questions: twigsforkids@gmail.com

Find out more »

Painting Thursday Evenings at Restore Décor

March 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day
Restore Décor, 223 N. Main Street
Edwardsville, IL 62025 United States
+ Google Map

Help us paint and finish furniture that we sell at Restore Décor. Find us on facebook for important updates on times. Painting will be at 223 N. Main Street.

Find out more »

Painting Thursday Evenings at Restore Décor

March 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day
Restore Décor, 223 N. Main Street
Edwardsville, IL 62025 United States
+ Google Map

Help us paint and finish furniture that we sell at Restore Décor. Find us on facebook for important updates on times. Painting will be at 223 N. Main Street.

Find out more »
April 2018

Mobile Market

April 3 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 3.5 hour(s) with no end date
Trinity United Methodist Church, 2542 E 25th St.
Granite City, IL,
+ Google Map

Help unpack and distribute surplus produce and other items to the needy in Granite City. Just show up, or email for questions: twigsforkids@gmail.com

Find out more »

Painting Thursday Evenings at Restore Décor

April 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day
Restore Décor, 223 N. Main Street
Edwardsville, IL 62025 United States
+ Google Map

Help us paint and finish furniture that we sell at Restore Décor. Find us on facebook for important updates on times. Painting will be at 223 N. Main Street.

Find out more »

Painting Thursday Evenings at Restore Décor

April 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day
Restore Décor, 223 N. Main Street
Edwardsville, IL 62025 United States
+ Google Map

Help us paint and finish furniture that we sell at Restore Décor. Find us on facebook for important updates on times. Painting will be at 223 N. Main Street.

Find out more »

Painting Thursday Evenings at Restore Décor

April 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day
Restore Décor, 223 N. Main Street
Edwardsville, IL 62025 United States
+ Google Map

Help us paint and finish furniture that we sell at Restore Décor. Find us on facebook for important updates on times. Painting will be at 223 N. Main Street.

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events