The U of I Spurlock Museum will open it's Spring Exhibit 'South Asian Seams' a celebration of quiltmaking in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh February 17th-August 1st. The display is free and open to the public during regular museum hours:
Homer Farmer's Market is happening every Wednesday May6th-September 16th from 5-7pm at the gazebo in downtown Homer. Come out for locally grown produce, homeade baked goods and more. Click Here to find out more.
Community Blood Services of Illinois is giving everyone who donates blood this summer the chance to win a 2015 Jeep Patriot! Donate blood between Friday May 22nd and Saturday September 5th to get registered. To schedule an appointment to donate blood, call (217)367-2202. The 2015 Jeep Patriot, provided with support from Ron's Toy Box.
Sign your child up for youth summer camps at the University of Illinois. Kids in Kindergarden through High School can attend camps in Architecture, Math, Engineering, Aerospace, Music, Media, Sports & More. Click Here to find out more.
The Danville YMCA will participate in the Summer Food Service Program for children ages 18 and younger. To find out if you qualify and to get more information call 217-442-0563 extension 18. Meals are provided June 8th-August 14th.
Giertz Gallery at Parkland College will hold 'Around The Block: Artists from Our Neighborhood' June 15th-August 6th. Exhibit is a collaboration with 40 North, Champaign County Arts Council. Click Here to find out more.
CRIS will be offering a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program starting Monday June 22nd. Classes will be held at Immanuel Senior Residence in Danville. Class will be held 1-3:30pm each week for six weeks. Call 443-2999 to find out more.
Camp Invention will be happening at Booker T. Washington STEM Academy June 29th-Julu 3rd and July 6th-10th. Cost is $220 per child for the week. Scholarships are available. Call 351-3901 for more information.
The Champaign County Freedom Celebration on July 4th will begin with the fun run/walk 5k. Youth Run begins at 8:30am. 5k Race/Walk begins at 9:05am. Parade will begin at 11:05am with eventing programming beginning at 7pm. It all wraps up with Fireworks at 9:15pm. Find out more here!
The Village of Potomac will hold their Independence Day Celebration Parade on Saturday July 11th beginning at 11am. Parade begins at Potomac Grade School and ends at the Millie Curtis Park. Registration begins at 9:30am. Call 217-987-6900 to find out more.
The Champaign Parks Foundation is currently selling raffle tickets for $20, or 3 for $50 for your chance to win a 2015 Nissan Altima, Subaru Forrester, Ford Fusion or GMC Terrain. Winner will be chosen at the Taste of Champaign August 22nd. Purchase tickets here or at any Worden Martin location.