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We would love to hear from you! Whether you have questions about registering, donating or questions about our organization in general, you can reach our office at:

Phone: 309-685-4218
Fax: 309-687-2704
Bowling Center: 309-685-4217 ext. 107
Athletic Hotline: 309-685-4218 (when the operator answers press 4)

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm
Offices are closed Saturday & Sunday


If you would prefer to register your child for one of our teams in-person, you can visit our office during regular business hours.

Room Rentals

Are you looking for a place to hold your next family reunion, baby shower, church gathering, or committee meeting? The Christian Center has a room available to rent that may be perfect for your event.

  • The Dining Room and Kitchen on the upper level seats 70 at tables or 100 when using only chairs.
  • The room measures 26′ x 38.5′. The use of the kitchen is included in the rental rate.
  • The room is available from 8:00am – 10:00pm Monday though Saturday.

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The Christian Center began its ministry on July 1, 1948 under the direction of founder Dan Demmin in an old house located at the corner of Perry and Hamilton in downtown Peoria, IL. The dream was to provide a place where Christians could grow and the lost could find Christ.

After just one year at this first location, the Center was relocated to a more spacious home at 2000 N. Knoxville Ave. and was opened to the public on October 7, 1949.

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