Virtual Kids & Teens Club: Improv

Join us for a fun day of improv and acting! EFGC's Kids & Teens Club will be having a free online event that is open to children and teens living with epilepsy, ages 6-17. We will play games, do exercises and maybe even scenes! Scott Sawa will be the teacher for the session and most of the learning will be…

Virtual Chat with an Expert: Additional Therapies for Epilepsy

Our next Virtual Chat with an Expert with take place on Tuesday, May 25 at 6:00pm. Dr. Katie Bandt, a neurosurgeon from Northwestern Medicine will be discussing Additional Therapies for Epilepsy. This is a free event, but registration is required. Register at: https://bit.ly/3hBCt87

Virtual Monthly Seizure Recognition and First Aid Training Session

The education department, along with our ambassadors will be hosting a training every first Friday of each month at 1:00 pm CST. This training session is open to clients, and inclusive of their families. Topic: A monthly Seizure Recognition and First Aid Training session Requirements: Register by clicking on the Zoom link and Completing Pre-Test provided in Registration…

Virtual Camp Blackhawk

The 2021 Virtual Camp Blackhawk will be taking place July 26-30, 2021 from 11:45 am – 2:00 pm. Click here to register for this free event. We encourage kids ages 6-17 living with epilepsy to join us for an online week of fun with all of your Camp Blackhawk friends and counselors. Many fun and…

Picnic in the Park

Registration is open for our annual Picnic in the Park! Join us on August 7 at Bemis Woods (Grove 7, 1100 Ogden Ave., Westchester, IL, 60154) for this FREE event complete with games, food, and fun! Feel free to bring your own picnic activities and accessories (footballs, baseballs, lawn chairs, blankets, etc). Click here to…

Tee Off for Camp Blackhawk Golf Outing

Kemper Lakes Golf Club 24000 N. Old McHenry Rd., Kildeer, IL

The 21st Annual Tee Off for Camp Blackhawk will be taking place at the Kemper Lakes Golf Course in Kildeer, IL on August 23rd. The day includes 18 holes of golf with cart, on course games, auction, and more. Individual tickets are $300 and a foursome is $1,100. All proceeds benefit EFGC's Camp Blackhawk. Click…