General Events

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Sunday, July 28, 2019

Monday, July 29, 2019

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Friday, August 2, 2019

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Monday, August 5, 2019

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Friday, August 9, 2019

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Monday, August 12, 2019

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Thursday, August 15, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

    This exhibition showcases a selection of paintings created by American artists who were employed as part of the New Deal Works Progress Administration. This art is on long term loan to Krannert Art Museum from the United States Government and is cared for as part of the museum collection.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

    The Bow and Trees Galleries, which have been freshly painted with new colors, feature thoughtful reinterpretations of KAM’s collection of European and American art from the 1300s to 1950.

    • 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
    • 515 Old Timber Road Monticello IL 61856

    Learn something new this summer with the beautiful Allerton grounds as your classroom and inspiration!

    • 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
    • U of I Stock Pavilion, 1402 W. Pennsylvania Ave. Urbana, IL 61801

    Dump and Run keeps over 20 tons of used, quality goods out of Champaign-Urbana’s dumpsters and landfills each year. This project reduces litter and consumer waste, saves space in landfills, lowers dumping costs for certified housing and apartments and provides inexpensive items for folks to purchase in the fall.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    From writing on parchment with quills, to paper and pens, and all the way to the processors of the digital world, writing is an integral part of cultural communication. On display in the Rare Book & Manuscript Library are the highlights of this progression, featuring the typewriters of Hugh Hefner and Roger Ebert.

    • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • South Side of Illini Union on the Main Quad

    The Sustainable Student Farm sells their produce at their farm stand on the Quad every Thursday, 11am to 4pm, from May to end of October.

    • 12:15 - 12:45 pm
    • 249 Bevier Hall (Bevier Commons), 905 South Goodwin Ave, Urbana

    Confidential weigh-in starts at noon, and the meeting runs from 12:15-12:45.

    • 4:00 pm   5:00 pm
    • 601 S Lincoln Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    Much has changed since the first students arrived on campus in 1868. But one thing has remained constant: students have always found innovative ways to let off steam. Join retired University of Illinois Alliance vice president Joe Rank for an entertaining presentation.

Friday, August 16, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

    This exhibition showcases a selection of paintings created by American artists who were employed as part of the New Deal Works Progress Administration. This art is on long term loan to Krannert Art Museum from the United States Government and is cared for as part of the museum collection.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

    The Bow and Trees Galleries, which have been freshly painted with new colors, feature thoughtful reinterpretations of KAM’s collection of European and American art from the 1300s to 1950.

    • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • U of I Stock Pavilion, 1402 W. Pennsylvania Ave. Urbana, IL 61801

    Dump and Run keeps over 20 tons of used, quality goods out of Champaign-Urbana’s dumpsters and landfills each year. This project reduces litter and consumer waste, saves space in landfills, lowers dumping costs for certified housing and apartments and provides inexpensive items for folks to purchase in the fall.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    From writing on parchment with quills, to paper and pens, and all the way to the processors of the digital world, writing is an integral part of cultural communication. On display in the Rare Book & Manuscript Library are the highlights of this progression, featuring the typewriters of Hugh Hefner and Roger Ebert.

    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • Lower Level, Hood Classroom, Krannert Art Museum

    A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga. Please bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing. Held in the Hood Classroom on the lower level of the museum. (No session Nov 29 or Dec 6)

Saturday, August 17, 2019

    • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Urbana's Market at the Square: Corner of Illinois and Vine St.

    This week, our popular "Ask a Scientist" booth features the UIUC Molecular and Cellular Biology Graduate Student Association. They will be looking at rainbow formations in milk.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

    This exhibition showcases a selection of paintings created by American artists who were employed as part of the New Deal Works Progress Administration. This art is on long term loan to Krannert Art Museum from the United States Government and is cared for as part of the museum collection.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

    The Bow and Trees Galleries, which have been freshly painted with new colors, feature thoughtful reinterpretations of KAM’s collection of European and American art from the 1300s to 1950.

    • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Dump and Run keeps over 20 tons of used, quality goods out of Champaign-Urbana’s dumpsters and landfills each year. This project reduces litter and consumer waste, saves space in landfills, lowers dumping costs for certified housing and apartments and provides inexpensive items for folks to purchase in the fall.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

Monday, August 19, 2019

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Friday, August 23, 2019

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Sunday, August 25, 2019

    • 11:00 am
    • U. of I. Stock Pavilion 1402 W. Pennsylvania Ave, Urbana, IL

    • 12:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Main Quad, University of Illinois

    • 12:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Main Quad

    Come out for a day of learning about any and every Registered Student Organization on the Illinois campus. Campus offices and local organizations will also be lining the Main Quad for you to get a taste of how diverse the university is and what it has to offer. The Illini Union vendors will be there, along with the Rec Room, so you can see what we are all about!

Monday, August 26, 2019

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Friday, August 30, 2019

Saturday, August 31, 2019