Community Events

07/10/2015 (All day) - 09/23/2016 (All day)

Upcoming Events with the Sousa Archives and Center for American Music at the U of I:

  • 'Transient Journeys: The Life and Music of Harry Partch' July 10th 2015-April 29th 2016. Harry Partch was a composer, music theorist, instrument maker and performer.
  • Convergent Perspectives through the lens of David Nolan December 1st 2015-September 23rd 2016 Harding Band Building
  • From the Illiac Suite to the Sal-Mar Construction: Illinois Pioneering Experimental Music Studio November 1st-December 31st Harding Band Building
  • Capturing the Blues of 1990's Urbana Champaign with Jack Van Camp October 12th 2015-May 2nd 2016 Harding Band Building
  • Pierre Louis Gautrot's Sarrusophone: A Maverick of the Woodwind Family September 28th 2015-August 29th 2016 Harding Band Building
  • James Beauchamp and the Harmonic Tone Generator September 22nd 2015-May 27th 2016 Harding Band Building
11/01/2015 (All day) - 03/01/2016 (All day)

Cunningham Township, 205 W. Greenstreet Urbana is currently collecting new and gently used winter items such as coats, sweatshirts, hats, gloves, scaraves, boots & throw blankets. You can make donations Monday-Friday from 8:30am-12:pm and 1-4pm. You can drop off donations now through March 1st 2016.

01/12/2016 - 4:00pm - 05/17/2016 - 8:00pm

Champaign Unit 4 Schools will be holding Free Youth Mental Health First Aid Training the following dates:

  • January 12th & 13th from 4-8pm
  • February 2nd & 9th 4-8pm
  • March 3rd & 10th 4-8pm
  • April 13th & 14th 4-8pm
  • May 10th & 17th 4-8pm

Sessions will be held at the Family Information Center 1103 N Neil Champaign Room 33. Call 351-0252 to find out more.

01/23/2016 (All day) - 03/31/2016 (All day)

The U of I Extension Office 'Bringing Back The Basics Seminar':

  • January 23rd-Home Brewing 1
  • January 30th Cheese Making
  • February 6th-Home Brewing 2
  • February 18th-Making Sauerkraut
  • February 27th-Backyard Beekeeping
  • March 5th-Small Ruminants
  • March 9th-Growing Great Tomatoes
  • March 16th-Composting Year Round
  • March 23rd-Smal Space Gardening
  • March 31st Simple Sauce

Click Here to find out more.

01/30/2016 - 9:00am - 03/05/2016 - 11:30am

Continuing Education Institute of Illinois is holding the seminar Understanding and Treating Trauma January 30th, February 6th, February 14th, February 20th, February 27th and March 5th. Seminar will be held at Champaign County Chamber of Commerce. Click Here to find out more.

02/27/2016 (All day) - 05/07/2016 (All day)

The U of I Extension will be holding the following classes:

  • February 27th Bringing Nature Home at Richland Community College 9am-4pm
  • March 19th Gumshoe Gardeners Monticelle Community Building 9am-12:30pm
  • May 7th 2016 Plant Sale 9am-2pm Macon County Fairgrounds
03/12/2016 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

The Illinois Great Rivers Confrence Chapter of the Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship Arts will hold it's 28th Annual Handbell Festival on Saturday March 12th at the First United Methodist Church in Springfield. Ringing starts at 9am and ends at 3pm. Registration is $30 per ringer for member churches. Call 309-825-5397 for more information.