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May 1–31
Chili’s Fundraiser (every day in May)
15% of proceeds support general operations at Elim
10 locations
Illinois: Orland Park, Chicago Ridge, New Lenox, Homewood, Homer Glen, Bolingbrook, Naperville, Calumet City
Indiana: Dyer, Southlake (Merrillville)
Click here for coupon – must use!


Monday, May 29
Memorial Day
Agency closed

Thursday, June 1
High School graduation
Location and time to be announced

Tuesday, June 6
Middle School graduation
Location and time to be announced

Friday, June 9
Summer break begins, Adult Services In-Service
School closed, Adult Services closed

Saturday, June 24
Elim Car Shows

Schepel Buick/GMC/Cadillac Car Show – Add to calendar
3201 W Lincoln Highway, Merrillville, Indiana
8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Scott’s Garage Car Show – Add to calendar
Elim West Campus – Palos Heights, Illinois
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Monday, July 3
Independence Day break
School closed

Tuesday, July 4
Independence Day
Agency closed

Friday, August 4
Adult Services Client Picnic
9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Friday, August 11
Adult Services In-service Professional Development
Adult Services closed

Saturday, August 26
Elim Team TRI at the Chicago Triathlon

Montrose Harbor – Chicago, Illinois
7:00 – 11:00 am

Thursday, August 31
School year begins
School open

Saturday, September 23
Elim Dutch Festival

Elim West Campus – Palos Heights, Illinois
7:30 am – 4:00 pm

Wednesday, November 22
Thanksgiving Break
School Closed

Thursday, November 23
Agency Closed

Friday, November 24
Thanksgiving Break
Agency Closed

Tuesday, November 28


12:00 am – 11:59 pm


Hostess Supper – Crete Protestant Reformed Church
Crete, Illinois
6:30 pm

Monday, January 15
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
School closed

Friday, March 30
Good Friday
Agency closed

Monday, April 2 – Friday, April 6
Spring Break
School closed

May, 2018
Elim Health & Wellness Fair
Elim West Campus – Palos Heights, Illinois
10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Saturday, May 19
Elim Eagles’ Wings 5K Run, Walk & Roll
Elim West Campus – Palos Heights, Illinois
9:00 am

Sunday, May 21
Worship Team
Immanuel Christian Reformed Church
8302 Normandy Ave, Burbank, Illinois
9:00 am




* Event not open to the public.


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