Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

September 2018

Welcome!

September 17, 2018 - September 22, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Welcome to the Central Illinois Connection Center! Take a tour to see what we are all about and while you are here - Decorate a Cookie and enjoy! Monday - Wednesday 10a-5p Thursday - Saturday 10a-3p  

Find out more »

What’s the Buzz about?

September 24, 2018 - September 29, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

BEE Good at the Connection Center as we celebrate Honey Month! Enjoy honey, learn a bit about bees, and make your own paper bee. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p

Find out more »

October 2018

Woolly Worms are here!

October 1, 2018 - October 6, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Woolly Worms are at the Connection Center! Can these fuzzy fellows predict the weather?  We don't know, but he sure makes a fun Clothes Pin craft! Join us to make a Caterpillar Clothes Pins using pompoms. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

We’ve Gone Batty!

October 8, 2018 - October 13, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

We've Gone Batty at the Connection Center! Join us for Bat Appreciation Month to learn a bit about bats and make a Paper Hand Bat. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

Pumpkin Paintin’!

October 15, 2018 - October 20, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Paint Pumpkins at the Connection Center! Mini pumpkins and gourds to paint and decorate! Monday - Saturday 10a-3p Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

Farm-to-Fork Dinner Fundraiser

October 15, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Join us on Monday, October 15th at 6:30pm for a Farm-to-Fork Dinner Fundraiser (by free-will donation) at the Central Illinois Connection Center in Chatsworth, IL.  Here is the proposed menu!  Proceeds to benefit the United Way of Livingston County and the Community Connection. Click here to reserve your seat or call (815) 692-9711. Please leave the names of all attendees for whom you are calling & the communities in which they live. RSVP is required to attend.

Find out more »

Poppin’ Popcorn!

October 22, 2018 - October 27, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Popcorn is Popping at the  Connection Center! Did you know that October is Popcorn month and Popcorn is the State Snack of Illinois? Let's celebrate and enjoy popcorn while we make a popcorn ear of corn for decoration. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p

Find out more »

Farm to Fork Dinner Fundraiser

October 23, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Join the Central Illinois Connection for a Farm-to-Fork Dinner Fundraiser at the Center in Chatsworth on Tuesday, October 23rd at 6:30pm. Enjoy locally grown and prepared foods for dinner, plus meet local specialty farmers and producers.  Also, take a tour of the Connection Center and learn about an exciting vision for Central Illinois - agriculture coming together with youth and community. The Farm-to Fork Dinner Fundraiser is by Free-will Donation and everyone is invited.  Please call today to reserve your…

Find out more »

Branching Out

October 29, 2018 - November 3, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Make your own Autumn tree with gold, brown and red leaves!   Monday - Saturday 10a-3p Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p

Find out more »

November 2018

Central Illinois Connection Center Rocks!

November 5, 2018 - November 10, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

The Connection Center Rocks this week! Paint kindness rocks and share what you are thankful for. Bring your friends and ideas - we have the rocks and paint!   Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

What a Hoot!

November 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am - November 17, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

WHO wants to have fun?  We do! And you will too, making this Bean Owl mosaic.   Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p    

Find out more »

Turkey Time!

November 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - November 21, 2018 @ 3:00 pm

These little gobblers are as unique as your hand print!   Monday - Wednesday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p    

Find out more »

Happy Thanksgiving from Central Illinois Connection

November 22, 2018 @ 8:00 am - November 24, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

We will be closed 11/22 - 11/24

Find out more »

Hat’s Off to You!

November 26, 2018 - December 1, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

This Winter Hat is a fun keepsake or gift tag. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

December 2018

Paper Roll People!

December 3, 2018 - December 8, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Use your imagination to make these little characters! Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

Holiday Food Fest

December 3, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Sample delicious local creations on Monday, December 3rd from 5pm -8pm.  Any size donation is welcome and will go to community youth programs.  Plus, we are giving away a dozen turkeys!

Find out more »

Children’s Christmas Store!

December 5, 2018 - December 8, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Shop for Christmas at the Central Illinois Connection Center Wednesday, Dec. 5th                                       Saturday, Dec. 8th 5pm-7:30pm                                                     10am-2pm  

Find out more »

Cookie in a Jar!

December 10, 2018 - December 15, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Cookie mix in a mason jar is fun to make and makes a delicious gift! Plus, we will have some baked up to taste. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

Cookie Extravaganza!

December 15, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map
Find out more »

Let’s Build a Snowman!

December 17, 2018 - December 22, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

These cute snowmen are fun and festive! Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

Merry Christmas from Central Illinois Connection Center

December 24, 2018 - December 29, 2018
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

We will be closed this week.

Find out more »

January 2019

Milkweed Baby New Year!

January 2, 2019 - January 5, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Celebrate the New Year with this sweet little baby acorn wrapped in a Milkweed pod. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

Soup’s On!

January 7, 2019 - January 12, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Celebrate National Soup Month with a soup mix that is fun to make plus warm and delicious! Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

Sparkling Snowflakes!

January 14, 2019 - January 19, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

No two snowflakes are the same!  These snowflakes are fun to hang around the house. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

Barn Quilts!

January 21, 2019 - January 26, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Follow a pattern or design your own mini Barn Quilt. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p    

Find out more »

Food. Family. Farm. Expo! 1/26/19

January 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sample delicious food, explore home and business services, and discover agriculture products at the Food. Family. Farm. Expo!  This exciting FREE expo is Saturday, January 26, from 10am -2pm, at Central Illinois Connection Center, American Legion, and Bluebird Hall, all in Chatsworth. Bring the kids, there will be a ton of activities just for them! Donations of any size will go toward kid’s activities at Central Illinois Connection. .sp-logo { display:inline-block; text-align:center; margin:6px; min-width:34%; vertical-align:top; }

Find out more »

February 2019

Groundhog Day – All Week!

February 4, 2019 - February 9, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

This Groundhog Puppet pops-up looking for his shadow! Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

Valentine Hearts & Flowers!

February 11, 2019 - February 16, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Decorate Valentine hearts that are packets of wild flower seeds to bloom in Spring. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p    

Find out more »

Friendship Rocks!

February 18, 2019 - February 23, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Let your friends know how special they are with a painted rock. This month is International Friendship Month. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

We Love Prairie Central-Area Communities Event!

February 18, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Walton Centre Fairbury, 61739 + Google Map
Find out more »

For the Birds!

February 25, 2019 - March 2, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Take care of our backyard friends during Bird Feeder Month. Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p    

Find out more »

Women Landowner Soil Health Learning Circle

February 27, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map
Find out more »

March 2019

Paper Pinwheels!

March 4, 2019 - March 9, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

As fun to make as it is to watch spin in the wind! Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p    

Find out more »

Let it Grow!

March 11, 2019 - March 16, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Paint a can, plant the seed and let it grow! Plant a Flower day is on the 12th and March is Tin Can Month!     Monday - Saturday 10a-3p Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p    

Find out more »

Farm to Fork Tasting Event!

March 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

MENU: Bacon Jam (Kempton) Chicken Salad (Paxton) Spence Farm Crackers (Fairbury) Deviled Eggs (Saunemin) Honey (Chestnut) Mini - Cinnamon Rolls (Fairbury) Fresh Salad Mix (Strawn) Cheesy Italian Sausage Bake (Fairbury) Yellow Cornmeal Polenta (Fairbury) Green beans with bacon & onions (Bacon - Fairbury) Garlic Bread (Garlic - Fairbury) Creme Brulee (Fairbury) Fudge (Gilman) Fine Chocolates (Bloomington)

Find out more »

National Bubble Week!

March 18, 2019 - March 23, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

Celebrate Spring with a cheerful masterpiece made with paint bubbles! Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »

After-Hours Get Together

March 20, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map
Find out more »

In Like a Lamb!

March 25, 2019 - March 30, 2019
Central Illinois Connection Center, 404 E Locust
Chatsworth, IL 60921 United States
+ Google Map

March comes in like a lion and out like this little fuzzy lamb!     Monday - Saturday 10a-3p            Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p    

Find out more »

April 2019

Funny Bunny!

April 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - April 6, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

Make some-bunny special with this hoppy rabbit!   Monday - Saturday 10a-3p Family Fun Hour - Wednesday 4p-5p  

Find out more »
+ Export Events