Community Events

02/17/2015 (All day) - 08/01/2015 (All day)

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:

  • Tuesday: 12-5
  • Wed, Thurs, Fri: 9-5
  • Saturday:10-4
  • Sunday: 12-4
  • Closed on Mondays & University holidays


04/16/2015 - 6:00pm - 06/11/2015 - 7:30pm

The Danville YMCA will hold Dave Ramey's Financial Peace University April 16th-June 11th from 6-7:30pm at the Danville YMCA. Cost to participate is $99. Click Here to find out more.

05/01/2015 (All day) - 07/24/2015 (All day)

The Macon County Conservation District will be holding the following camps:

  • Earth Adventures June 8th-August 14th
  • Adventure Club Tuesday Mornings from 9am-12pm
  • Pioneer Adventure Camp June & July
  • X-treme Camp June 10th, July 10th, June 26th and July 24th
  • Mini Camps for ages 1-5

Click Here to find out more.

05/06/2015 - 5:00pm - 09/16/2015 - 7:00pm

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.

06/01/2015 (All day) - 06/28/2015 (All day)

The Danville YMCA will be holding a youth employment training program for ages 16-21 June 1st-28th at the Danville YMCA. For more information call 217-504-6832.

06/01/2015 (All day) - 08/14/2015 (All day)

Here is a list of Summer Camps at Community Center for the Arts:


  • June 1st-5th Playing The Piano
  • June 8th-12th Songwriting Camp, Production Camp, Cello Camp
  • June 15th-19th Beatles Week, Music Reading, Circus Camp
  • June 22nd-26th Circus Camp, Performing Music Camp
  • June 29th-July 3rd Jazz Band, Performing Magic
  • July 6th-10th Performing Magic, Creating Music
  • July 12th-18th String Band
  • July 20th-24th Orchestra Camp
  • July 27th-31st Rock Camp, Flow Arts Camp, Chamber Music Camp
  • August 3rd-7th Performance Workshop
  • August 10th-14th Variety Theater

Click Here to find out more.

06/03/2015 - 1:30pm - 3:00pm

East Central Illinois Low Vision Group will meet on Wednesday June 3rd from 1:30-3pm at PACE in Urbana. They will discuss the upcoming low vision fair as well as gardening and technology. Call 217-344-5433 to find out more.

06/04/2015 (All day) - 08/14/2015 (All day)

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.

06/06/2015 - 5:00pm - 10:00pm

The 2015 Thomasboro Stret Fest & Cook-Off will happen June 6th. There will be Chester's BBQ and Live Music from the Boat Drunks. Cook-Off is $15 per entry. Call 202-5668 for more info.

06/06/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Centerville United Methodist Church in White Heath will be holding their annual Chicken Fry on Saturday June 6th. Dinner begins at 5pm. Call 217-762-7891 to find out more.

06/08/2015 (All day) - 08/14/2015 (All day)

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.

06/15/2015 (All day) - 08/06/2015 (All day)

Giertz Gallery at Parkland College and 40 North present the exhibit 'Around the Block: Artists from Our Neighborhood' June 15th-August 6th. Click Here to find out more.

07/11/2015 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

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.