General Events

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Sunday, January 27, 2019

    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Prairie Zen Center (515 S. Prospect, Champaign)

    The Meditation Student Organization (MSO) is a peer-led group offering students, faculty, and staff at the University of Illinois an open and non-judgmental space to practice meditation.

    • 1:00 - 3:30 pm
    • Spurlock Museum

    Join us for the opening celebration of Champaign-Urbana's 2019 NEA Big Read community reading program! We are reading The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri. NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. Visit go.illinois.edu/TheNamesake for the complete schedule of Big Read events across campus and Champaign-Urbana.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana

    Praised for playing with “supreme melodic control and total authority” and “decided dramatic impact,” the Argus Quartet has quickly emerged as one of today’s most dynamic and versatile young ensembles. Its core mission is to connect with and build up a community of engaged listeners.

Monday, January 28, 2019

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Sunday, February 3, 2019

    • All Day
    • ECEB

    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Prairie Zen Center (515 S. Prospect, Champaign)

    The Meditation Student Organization (MSO) is a peer-led group offering students, faculty, and staff at the University of Illinois an open and non-judgmental space to practice meditation.

    • 1:00 - 3:30 pm
    • Spurlock Museum

    Pack your bag for a trip to India! On Sundays Feb– Mar 10, we’re visiting sites across India and Indians living throughout the world as we explore some of the environments, histories, and cultures that make up this diverse modern nation. We’ll start in Bengal in the east and travel the length and breadth of the country before visiting centers in the global diaspora.

Monday, February 4, 2019

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Friday, February 8, 2019

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Sunday, February 10, 2019

    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Prairie Zen Center (515 S. Prospect, Champaign)

    The Meditation Student Organization (MSO) is a peer-led group offering students, faculty, and staff at the University of Illinois an open and non-judgmental space to practice meditation.

    • 1:00 - 3:30 pm
    • Spurlock Museum

    Pack your bag for a trip to India! On Sundays Feb– Mar 10, we’re visiting sites across India and Indians living throughout the world as we explore some of the environments, histories, and cultures that make up this diverse modern nation. We’ll start in Bengal in the east and travel the length and breadth of the country before visiting centers in the global diaspora.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

    The Stonewall Riots, started during a police raid on the Stonewall Inn in New York City in June 1969, are mythologized as the beginning of the contemporary gay rights movement. Playwright Ike Holter reimagines that night, bringing desire and frustration to sweaty, messy, sexy life.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana

    Praised for her engaging stage presence and performances that are technically and musically brilliant, Hanzhi Wang is the first accordionist to join the roster of Young Concert Artists in its 57-year history of discovering extraordinary musicians.

Monday, February 11, 2019

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Friday, February 15, 2019

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Monday, February 18, 2019

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Friday, February 22, 2019

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Sunday, February 24, 2019

    • All Day

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The Museum is pleased to open a new exhibit exploring themes from the The Namesake (by Jhumpa Lahiri, 2003), the cornerstone of our National Endowment for the Arts Big Read in 2019. With Guest Community Curator Dr. Koeli Goel, this exhibit features objects and photographs loaned by members of campus and Champaign-Urbana South Asian and South Asian-American communities.

    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Prairie Zen Center (515 S. Prospect, Champaign)

    The Meditation Student Organization (MSO) is a peer-led group offering students, faculty, and staff at the University of Illinois an open and non-judgmental space to practice meditation.

    • 12:00 pm   3:00 PM
    • Friends Conference Room in Champaign Public Library

    The Bike Project Vision Quest will be at the Friends Conference Room in Champaign Public Library on Sunday, February 24th, 12:00 - 3:00 pm.

    • 1:00 - 3:30 pm
    • Spurlock Museum

    Drop in any time between 1:00 pm and 3:30 pm for family-friendly activities for all ages. 2:45 pm Rajasthani fusion dance and Maratha skit by Spirit of India (children's arts group)

    • 3:00 pm
    • Foellinger Auditorium, 709 S. Mathews Avenue, Urbana

    SOUSA ARCHIVES SPONSORS PREMIER OF HISTORIC 1930 “BORDERLINE” SILENT MOVIE WITH LIVE ORCHESTRA PERFORMANCE

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

    In Benjamin Britten’s 1946 chamber opera set in ancient Rome, a woman is a pawn in a power struggle between men and pays the ultimate price. Department of Theatre Head Kirsten Pullen and Lyric Theatre Co-Director Julie Gunn lead a female production team to explore how sexual violence resonates across the centuries.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Friday, March 1, 2019

Saturday, March 2, 2019