Community Events

07/10/2015 (All day) - 04/29/2016 (All day)

The University of Illinois Sousa Archives and Center for American Music will hold the exhibit '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. Click Here to find out more.

08/18/2015 (All day) - 12/18/2015 (All day)

The U of I Library will host "Ed Ruscha in Series: A rotating exhibition of books" Agust 10th-December 18th. Ruscha is an American artists based in Los Angeles and is considered one of the foremost innovators of contemporary artists' books. Click Here to find out more.

09/11/2015 (All day) - 10/29/2015 (All day)

The Iriquois County Public Health Department has released their 2015 Flu Clinic Schedule. Cost is $35 per dose. Click Here to see full schedule.

09/17/2015 (All day) - 11/29/2015 (All day)

The Champaign City Government 101 Academy is free and open to Champaign residents 16 and older. Classes will meet 6pm at various locations on the following dates:

  • September 17th, 21st, 24th
  • October 5th, 8th, 15th, 26th
  • November 2nd, 5th, 16th and 29th

Call 355-2055 to register and to find out more.

09/30/2015 - 9:30am - 11/04/2015 - 11:30am

The U of I Spurlock Museum will have spcial 'Around the World Wednesdays' activity days September 30th-November 4th from 9:30am-11:30am. Kids can learn, create and play together with crafts and activites from around the world. A donation of $2 per family is requested. Call 244-5590 to find out more.

10/01/2015 (All day) - 10/11/2015 (All day)

Parkland College Theatre presents Neighborhood 3 October 1st-10th at 7:30pm and October 11th at 3pm. Tickets are $15 for adults and $13 for students and seniors. Call 351-2528 for more information.

10/06/2015 (All day) - 12/31/2015 (All day)

On October 6th the Spurlock Museum will open it's Fall exhibit Norht of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913-1917. Photopraphs, artifacts and documents will all be a part of the exhibit. This exhibit is free and open to the public during museum hours. Click Here to find out more.

10/07/2015 - 7:00am - 8:00am

The Ford-Iriquois U of I Extension Ag Breakfast will happen Wednesday October 7th at 7am. The breakfast is free and open to the public. Special guest Trent Walker will be speaking about vegetable crops as well as ornamental and landscape issues.  Reservations can be made by calling 815-268-4051.

10/09/2015 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Urbana High School Alumni Association will be holding a Homecoming Celebration Friday October 9th at Lincoln Square Mall beginning at 8pm. Ticekts are $10 (included entry in raffle) or $5 for event only. There will be food from Piato Cafe, Live Music, Raffle, Auction and more. Click Here to get complete details.

10/10/2015 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

The Prairielands Council Boy Scouts of America will host the inaugural Leap Frog Tournament in conjunction with Cub Scout Family Day on Saturday October 10th at West Side Park in Champaign. Event will happen from 10am-3pm. Adult team entry is $250. Scout Team entry is $100. Proceeds benefit the Prairielands Council Boy Scouts of America. Click Here to find out more.

10/17/2015 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

New Beginnings Lutheran Church in Mahomet will be holding a health fair and blood drive on Saturday October 17th from 10am-2pm. Call 217-590-0306 to find out more.

10/17/2015 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Students and dancers are invited to audiution for the Chicago Festival Ballet's production of the Nutcracker. Auditions will take place at hte Laureal School of Dance October 17th . 1-:30 dancers ages 7-10 will audition. 1:30-2 dancers ages 10 & up will audition. Audition fee is $5 per person. Call 217-443-5300 to find out more.

10/22/2015 - 9:00am - 10/25/2015 - 8:00pm

The Friends of the Mahomet Public Library Fall book sale will be held October 22nd-25th. Books, DVD's, and CD's will be available for sale. Hours of the sale are Thursday October 22nd 5-8pm, October 23rd 9am-6pm, October 24th 9am-5pm and October 25th 1-4pm. Click Here to find out more.

10/31/2015 - 2:00pm - 9:00pm

The U of I Spurlock Museum will host a day of Ghost Stories on Halloween Day. At 2pm there will be a ghost story concert for kids kindergarden-6th grade. At 7:30pm come out for 'Stories from the Other Side'. Call 244-3355 to find out more.

12/12/2015 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

The Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church will be holding it's annual Christmas Play "Inside the Outside Inn" on December 12th at 5pm. It is free to the public, but donations will be taken for Habitat for Humanity. For more information call (217)359-0196.