Eckankar - Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: What event do you suggest for a first timer?
A: All the events posted in the Illinois Calendar of Events are appropriate for anyone looking at the ECK teachings. However, the ECK Worship Service is a good choice. You will experience singing HU, hear an uplifting message, and hear others share how divine spirit helps them in their everyday lives.
Q: What is the Illinois Satsang Society?
A: The Illinois Satsang Society is the official Eckankar organization in the state of Illinois. It is registered with he state of Illinois as a chartered affiliate of Eckankar, Minneapolis, MN. It brings the ECK teachings to the state of Illinois through ECK centers, classes, worship services, and seminars. For more information about Eckankar, Religion of the Light and Sound of God, contact www.eckankar.org.
source: Eckankar FAQ - http://www.eck-illinois.org/FAQ.html