Hey you! It’s time to have some fun!
The Chicago Church of Christ is once again hosting a September Summer Shindig on Saturday, September 16th! The “Summer Shindig” will go from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will be filled with fun activities for everyone to enjoy! There will be inflatables, bingo, splash park, face painting, putt-putt golf, music, and prizes. Also, there will be an 8-on-8 co-ed soccer tournament, a 6-on-6 co-ed volleyball tournament, and of course the annual Jeff Balsom Memorial Softball Tournament. Freshman in high school and older can play. Please feel free to bring food (no grilling). There will also be a concession stand selling food and drinks as well.
Opening ceremonies begin at 8:45am for all team sports.
So far members from Chicago, Indianapolis, Quad Cities, Madison, Detroit, and Milwaukee will be joining us at the Jeff Balsom Memorial Softball Tourney!
Pie Contest! We will be having an Apple Pie and Sweet Potato Pie contest with sweet prizes for the best of each type! Drop off your submission at 1:00pm with judging happening at 1:30.
So, put it on your calendar and get ready to join us at the September Summer Shindig!
Schedule of Events
8:00am – Softball, Soccer and Volleyball teams Arrive and Warm-up
8:45am- All Athletes Meet at Concession Stand for Opening Ceremony
9:00am- National Anthem and SHINDIG STARTS
**9:00am- 3:00pm Kid’s Inflatables Open**
9:15am- Softball, Volleyball, and Soccer Games Begin
10:00am -Miniature Golf Opens
10:30am –12:00pm- Bingo Round 1
12:00pm –1:30pm Face Painting @ Concession Stand
1:00-1:15pm- Pie Contest Submission DROP-OFF
1:00-2:30pm- Bingo Round 2
1:30pm- Pie Contest Judging and Serving
3:00pm- SHINDIG ENDS
Suggestions on What to Bring
- Picnic Food (no grilling)
- Money for Concessions
- Cooler with Drinks
- Beach Towel for Splash Park
- Bathing Suits for Kids
- Lawn Chairs
- Shade Umbrella
- Your friends and family 🙂