March 2012 - Please join Illinois home educators in Springfield to meet your State Legislators and urge them to support home schooling freedoms. Annually, Illinois Christian Home Educators (ICHE) schedules a time for Illinois home educators to join together to have a voice and presence at the State Capitol in Springfield. All home educators are welcome!
All pies should be registered between 9:30 and 11:30 in the Hall of Flags in the Howlett Building on the corner of Edwards and 2nd next to the Capitol Building. A Welcome Event will be at 1:00 in the Howlett Auditorium following the group patriotic singing in the Capitol Rotunda at 12:00. New this year, there will be a Homeschool Exhibit area in the Capitol South Hall from 9:00-4:00. For more information, please visit ICHE's Legislative Days Tab. You are cordially invited to visit the snack and hospitality room from 4:30-9:30 at the Route 66 Hotel and Conference Center. Tours and events are scheduled through Friday. A schedule is available on ICHE's website.
Please know the names of your Illinois State Senator and Congressman (find your representatives).