Community Events

11/06/2013 (All day) - 12/31/2014 (All day)

If you experiencing finacial troubles or money management problems, the Money Mentors at the U of I Extension Office can help. Recieve education and support with money management by signing up for the Money Mentors program. Click Here to find out more.

01/07/2014 (All day) - 12/30/2014 (All day)

A Converstational English Class (English as a Second Language) will be held at First United Methodist Church in Urbana Every Mondays 6-8:30pm and Thursdays 10-11:30am. These classes offer assistance in better understanding the English Language through conversation. Click Here to find out more.

02/18/2014 (All day) - 05/03/2014 (All day)

Urbana's Market at the Square is currently accepting applications for the 2014 season. Urbana Market at the Square happens every Saturday May 3rd-November 1st at the corner of Illinois and Vine in Urbana. Vendors and Community Groups may sign up by clicking here.

03/04/2014 (All day) - 05/04/2014 (All day)

The City of Urbana invites you to view the latest Artist of the Corridor exhibit featruing Urbana artist Jason Patterson. This exhibit is free and open to the public in the City Building lobby at 400 S Vine Street in Urbana during normal business hours through May 4th. Click Here to find out more.

04/01/2014 (All day) - 05/31/2014 (All day)

The Danville YMCA and Mayor Scott Eisenhauer have teamed up for 'Movin' With The Mayor' Monday April 14th-May 31st at the Danville YMCA. Mayor Eisenhauer will lead two activies a week and on Mondays at 5:30pm YMCA Staff along with the Mayor will take a walk through area neighborhoods with a starting location of the YMCA. Thursdays the Mayor will lead a group activity at the YMCA. for more information call 422-0563 ext 20.

04/07/2014 (All day) - 05/15/2014 (All day)

Here is a list of upcoming events at the Urbana Bible Education Center

 

  • English as a Second Language Mondays 7-8:30pm
  • Womens Bible Study Tuesdays 12:15pm
  • Exodus Round Table Tuesdays 7pm
  • Online Bible Study Resource Wednesdays April 2nd-23rd
  • Study on Micah Wednesdays April 30th-May 7th
  • The Gospel of Peter Thursdays April 3rd-May 15th

Click Here to find out more about these and other events!

04/12/2014 (All day) - 10/04/2014 (All day)

Join the Urbana Park District every Saturday from 8am and 9am for Running Club at Meadowbrook Park. Meet at the hammers statue near the parking lot on Windsor and Race adjacent to PrairiePlay playground. Beginner/Novice runners meet at 7:55am to depart at 8am. Intermediate/Advanced runners meet at 8:55am for 9am departure. Call 367-1544 ext 204 for more details. Group is free and meets every Saturday April 12th-October 4th.

04/14/2014 (All day) - 06/06/2014 (All day)

The Danville YMCA is accepting applications from youth , grades K-8th, for it's Flag Football League that runs from April 14th-June 6th. Participants learn basic football skills, sportsmanship and teamwork. Call 442-0563 to get registered.

04/14/2014 (All day) - 05/03/2014 (All day)

The Parkland College Art and Design Department will hold it's Juried Exhibition April 14th-May 3rd. On display will be two-dimensional designs, digital photogrophy, drawings, ceramics, three-dimensional design and more. Click Here to find out more.

04/23/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Join the Girl Scouts of Central Illinois for their annual Women of Distinction Celebration Wednesday April 23rd at the Hilton Garden Inn, Champaign. Cost is $50 attend. Proceeds benefit Girl Scouts of Central Illinois. Click Here to find out more.

04/24/2014 - 9:00am - 04/27/2014 - 8:00pm

Friends of the Mahomet Public Library will be having a book sale beginning with a preview night April 24th from 5-8pm. Regular Book Sale will happen April 25th from 9am-6pm, Saturday April 26th 9am-3pm and Sunday April 27th 2-4pm. Call 586-2611 for more information.

04/24/2014 - 9:00am - 04/28/2014 - 8:30pm

Friends of the Urbana Free Public Library will be holding their spring book sale April 24th-28th in Lewis Auditorium. Special pre sale for members will happen Thursday April 24th from 5-8:30pm. Sale will continue Friday & Saturday 9am-5:30pm, Sunday 1-4:30pm and Monday 9am-1pm. Click Here to find out more.

04/25/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

The Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra present 'Russian Festival' Friday April 25th at 7:30pm at the Krannert Center. Tickets are $35 for adults, $31 for seniors and $5 for students. Call 333-6280 for more information.

04/26/2014 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

The Vermillion County Rape Crisis Center will hold it's 2nd Annual Walk A Mile In Her Shoes on Saturday April 26th. Registration begins at 9:30am with the event beginning at 11am at The Vermillion County Rape Crisis Center located at 1630 Georgetown Rd in Tilton. Cost to participate is $20 if you pre-register, $25 day of the event.

04/26/2014 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm

The Danville Symphony Orchestra presents 'Two Times The Fun' with Pianists Charles Webb and Steven Mann on Saturday April 26th, 7:30pm at Dick Van Dyke Auditorium at Danville High School. Tickets are $10. Call 443-5300 for more information.

04/27/2014 - 7:30am - 6:00pm

The Mahomet Area Chamber of Commerce presents the Kelly Miller Circus Sunday April 27th at the Mahomet High School Grounds with two shows-one at 2pm and another at 5pm. This years show features Elephants, Tigers, horses and more. Activities begin at 7:30am. Big Top will be up at 9am.

05/01/2014 (All day) - 06/30/2014 (All day)

Parkland College will hold it's College for Kids beginning June 16th. Students grades 3rd-8th can study subjects like Science, Math, Visual & Performing Arts, Technology and more. Registration opens May 1st. Cost is $135 per class. Call 353-2055 for more information.

05/03/2014 (All day) - 11/01/2014 (All day)

Urbana's Art at the Market is now accepting applications to participate in a art workshop leader or performer for the 2014 season. The season runs every Saturday May 3rd-November 1st. Dates for this years art workshops and performances are May 10th, June 14th, July 12th, August 9th and September 13th.

05/03/2014 - 9:30am - 2:00pm

PACE Inc will be hosting it's 6th annual Wheelathon on Saturday May 3rd from 9:30am-2pm at Meadowbrook Park in Urbana. Proceeds will benefit PACE Inc who provides supoort to people with disabilities in Piatt, Vermillion, Douglas, Edgar and Champaign Counties. To sign up or sponsor the event call 344-5433.

05/03/2014 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Join the Junior League of Champaign Urbana for 'Juleps & Junior League' at Jupiters at the Crossing on Saturday May 3rd from 4-7pm. Events will include a silent auction, off track betting, Kentucky Derby signature drinks and more. Tickets may be purchased for $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Click Here to find out more.