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.
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.
The U of I Sousa Archives and Center for American Music will continute the display World War 1 with America's March King. This exhibit explores Sousa’s musical contributions to America’s war effort and how this music reflected the era. Exhibit runs March 17th 2014-May 6th 2015. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8:30am-5pm and Wednesday 10am-5pm. Closed during the noon hour. Click Here to find out more.
Urbana's Market at the Square is happening now-Novmber 1st from 7am-Noon at the corner of Illinois and Vine in Downtown Urbana. Shop for fresh produce, meat and dairy products as well as flowers, jewlery candles and more. Click Here to find out more.
On September 16th the Spurlock Museum will open it's Fall Exhibit 'Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala. This exhibit of over 90 textiles celebrates the artistry of the Maya weaving tradition. The exhibit will be on display through January 25th and is free during Museum Hours. Click Here to find out more.
The Giertz Gallery at Parkland College will show the group exhibit 'Salvage' September 29th-November 8th. Exhibit consists of artists who use natural materials and/or concepts to create their artwork. Click Here to find out more.
The Boy Scouts are currently selling pop corn in the community. There are 13 types to chose from including Movie Theatre Butter, Cheese, Kettle Corn and more. Sales go through October 31st. Any questions call 356-7291 ext 6448.
'Around The World Wednesdays' at the U of I Spurlock Museum are back. Children and their parents can participate in culture based crafts and activities in the Zahn Learning Center. Five sessions will be held between October 8th and November 5th from 9:30am-Noon. A $2 donation to participate is requested. For further info call 265-0474.
Join the Danville YMCA for classes this fall. Members and non-members may sign up for classes. For the kids there is Kindergarden and Itty Bitty Basketball as well as Girls Hoop Clinic. There is also District Basketball League and YBA. Or take classes in Yoga, Pilates, Personal Training, Fit Blast and more. Click Here to find out more.
The C-U Elks are accepting new and gently used kids coats now thru October 26th. They are looking for kids sizes 4-16 and will also accept monetary donations. Make a donation during normal business hours 3-8pm. All coats will be distributed to local children in need. The C-U Elks Lodge is located at 903 N Dunlap in Savoy.
Parkland College is holding free workshops this fall for residents who plan to enroll at Parkland and take the required reading, math and writing placement tests. Compss is a untimed computerize test that helps the college place students into cources . Attend a free two-hour Compass Test Prep Course any Monday or Wednesday from 3-5pm now through December 10th.
The DLO will hold performances of the musical Guys and Dolls October 24th-October 26th at Danville High School Dick Van Dyke Auditorium. Cost is $15-$19 for Adults, $7-$10 for Students. Click Here to find out more.
The Mahomet Seymour Junior High Cross Country and Track & Field programs will be sponsoring the Bulldog 5K Race and Fun Walk on Saturday October 25th at Mahomet Seymour Junior High School. Race Starts at 8:30am. Click Here to find out more.