General Events

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    • All Day
      11/21/2019 - 2/29/2020
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

    • All Day
      12/5/2019
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

    • All Day
      12/5/2019
    • Krannert Art Museum

    For the thirtieth anniversary of Day With(out) Art, Visual AIDS presents seven new videos responding to the ongoing urgencies of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. These videos will be shown at Krannert Art Museum during the month of December.

    • All Day
      12/5/2019
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • All Day
      12/5/2019

    The Urbana Arts and Culture Program, The Urbana Free Library, and Spurlock Museum of World Cultures are proud to present the latest installment of the City of Urbana’s Artist of the Corridor exhibition series. BELONGING(S) is a collection of photography and short stories from local immigrants exploring identity, artifact, memory, and the meaning of home.

    • All Day
      12/5/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/5/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/5/2019
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
      12/5/2019
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 10:00 - 11:30 am
    • Champaign County Extension Auditorium, 801 N Country Fair Dr, Champaign

    KEYS FOR EMBRACING AGING is a free 11-part series designed to help adults develop strategies for taking care of themselves in order to age more gracefully. Register for one or as many classes as you plan to attend.

    • 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
      12/5/2019
    • Bevier Commons, 249 Bevier Hall (905 South Goodwin Avenue, Urbana)

    Looking for a convenient weight management program during the noon hour? Weight Watchers has a weekly meeting on campus. Anyone on campus can attend.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
      12/5/2019
    • La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada St.

    Join OIIR for a noontime discussion, and learn something new.

    • 12:00 - 12:50 pm
      12/5/2019
    • Illini Union Bookstore Building, 4th Floor Lobby

    Please note: Registration is required to join this program. Go with Gratitude is a unique program that will help you discover how to enhance your overall quality of life through cultivating an attitude of gratitude.

    • 12:00 pm
      12/5/2019
    • 101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St, Champaign, IL 61820

    • 2:00 - 4:00 pm
      12/5/2019
    • Coble Hall (1st FL reception) 801 S Wright St

    FREE coffee and treats. You're invited to bring a friend, stop by and take a break!

    • 3:00 - 4:00 pm
      12/5/2019
    • Japan House

    Join us for Ryūrei, a traditional table-style Japanese tea ceremony!

    • 4:00 - 5:30 pm
      12/5/2019
    • Latzer Hall, YMCA - 1001 S. Wright St.

    Illinois staff, students, and faculty are doing great things to make campus the greenest and most sustainable it can be. You are invited to participate! Our event will take place in Latzer Hall, at the University YMCA on Wright Street.

    • 5:00 pm
      12/5/2019
    • Stage 5

    At Krannert Uncorked, Stage 5 is the crossroads to gather, make connections, and try a new wine.

    • 5:30 pm
      12/5/2019
    • Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Join us for a discussion on Art Since 1948 exhibition with KAM, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Amy L. Powell.

    • 5:30 pm
      12/5/2019
    • KAM Auditorium

    Andrew Shea, designer, writer, and educator, is assistant professor of Integrated Design at Parsons School of Design. He is also the author of Designing for Social Change: Strategies for Community-Based Design.

    • 7:30 pm
      12/5/2019
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    A festive holiday gathering is transformed by a simple gift in this enchanting production that’s become a local tradition.

    • 7:30 pm
      12/5/2019
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    The versatile musicians of the UI Philharmonia Orchestra play works ranging from new experimental pieces to classics of the literature.

    • 7:30 pm
      12/5/2019
    • Studio Theatre

    This group from the University of Illinois specializes in tunes from the Big Band era.

    • All Day
      12/6/2019
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

    • All Day
      12/6/2019
    • Krannert Art Museum

    For the thirtieth anniversary of Day With(out) Art, Visual AIDS presents seven new videos responding to the ongoing urgencies of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. These videos will be shown at Krannert Art Museum during the month of December.

    • All Day
      12/6/2019
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • All Day
      12/6/2019

    The Urbana Arts and Culture Program, The Urbana Free Library, and Spurlock Museum of World Cultures are proud to present the latest installment of the City of Urbana’s Artist of the Corridor exhibition series. BELONGING(S) is a collection of photography and short stories from local immigrants exploring identity, artifact, memory, and the meaning of home.

    • All Day
      12/6/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/6/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/6/2019
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
      12/6/2019
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
      12/6/2019
    • Levis Faculty Center; 2nd Floor; 919 W. Illinois St.; Urbana

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      12/6/2019
    • Campus Bike Center - 608 E Pennsylvania Ave., Champaign, IL

    Don’t know to fix your bicycle’s flat tire? This is the event for you. No need to bring a bike, as this is a demonstration on how to fix a flat bicycle tire.

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      12/6/2019
    • Activities and Recreation Center- 201 E. Peabody Dr. Champaign IL 61820

    Don’t know to fix your bicycle’s flat tire? This is the event for you. No need to bring a bike, as this is a demonstration on how to fix a flat bicycle tire.

    • 1:30 pm
      12/6/2019
    • 819 Psychology

    • 5:00 - 7:00 pm
      12/6/2019
    • 1207 W. Oregon, Urbana, room 133, Urbana

    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
      12/6/2019
    • Illini Union Room 406

    De-stress and energize your mind and body with 1-hour of Yoga and Meditation. *Yoga mats will be provided. *No experience necessary ;)

    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
      12/6/2019
    • Illini Union Room 406

    De-stress and energize your mind and body with 1-hour of Yoga and Meditation. *Yoga mats will be provided. *No experience necessary ;)

    • 7:30 pm
      12/6/2019
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    A festive holiday gathering is transformed by a simple gift in this enchanting production that’s become a local tradition.

    • 7:30 pm
      12/6/2019
    • Studio Theatre

    The classic jazz ensemble, UI Concert Jazz Band, is led by Chip McNeill—a performer with Arturo Sandoval, Nat Adderley, Maynard Ferguson, and the Woody Herman Orchestra.

    • 7:30 pm
      12/6/2019
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    First established in 1965, the Clarinet Choir enjoys a long and storied history as both an integral part of the UI band program as well as a catalyst for the creation of hundreds of arrangements for this unique ensemble.

    • All Day
      12/7/2019
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

    • All Day
      12/7/2019
    • Krannert Art Museum

    For the thirtieth anniversary of Day With(out) Art, Visual AIDS presents seven new videos responding to the ongoing urgencies of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. These videos will be shown at Krannert Art Museum during the month of December.

    • All Day
      12/7/2019
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • All Day
      12/7/2019

    The Urbana Arts and Culture Program, The Urbana Free Library, and Spurlock Museum of World Cultures are proud to present the latest installment of the City of Urbana’s Artist of the Corridor exhibition series. BELONGING(S) is a collection of photography and short stories from local immigrants exploring identity, artifact, memory, and the meaning of home.

    • All Day
      12/7/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/7/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/7/2019
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • 10:15 am
      12/7/2019
    • 141 Loomis Laboratory

    Prof. Paul Selvin, renowned biophysicist is working at the intersection of physics and biology, to explore the physics of a living cell, specifically the cell's highway system, and the processes that allow for the movement of cellular cargo.

    • 12:30 - 3:30 pm
      12/7/2019
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    Enjoy an afternoon of Tango dancing in the galleries with live music by Tangotta. Tango at KAM is free and open to dancers of all abilities, with or without a dance partner. Everyone is welcome.

    • 12:30 - 3:30 pm
      12/7/2019
    • Main Level, East Gallery - 500 East Peabody Drive

    Enjoy an afternoon of Tango dancing in the galleries with live music by Tangotta.

    • 2:00 pm
      12/7/2019
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    A festive holiday gathering is transformed by a simple gift in this enchanting production that’s become a local tradition.

    • 3:00 pm
      12/7/2019
    • Studio Theatre

    This group from the University of Illinois specializes in tunes from the Big Band era.

    • 7:30 pm
      12/7/2019
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    A festive holiday gathering is transformed by a simple gift in this enchanting production that’s become a local tradition.

    • 7:30 pm
      12/7/2019
    • Studio Theatre

    The UI Latin Jazz Ensemble performs works with South American, Caribbean, Afro-Cuban, and traditional jazz influences.

    • All Day
      12/8/2019
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • All Day
      12/8/2019

    The Urbana Arts and Culture Program, The Urbana Free Library, and Spurlock Museum of World Cultures are proud to present the latest installment of the City of Urbana’s Artist of the Corridor exhibition series. BELONGING(S) is a collection of photography and short stories from local immigrants exploring identity, artifact, memory, and the meaning of home.

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
      12/8/2019
    • Japan House

    Join Professor Emeritus Shozo Sato for a Sunday afternoon class on Sumi-e, or Japanese Black Ink Painting. Explore the practice of sumi-e as part of Rinzai Zen philosophy, and learn about black ink painting from the vision of a Tea Master.

    • 2:00 pm
      12/8/2019
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    A festive holiday gathering is transformed by a simple gift in this enchanting production that’s become a local tradition.

    • 3:00 pm
      12/8/2019
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    A festive tradition, this concert joins choruses, instrumentalists, and audience members in a celebration of the winter season.

    • 3:00 pm
      12/8/2019
    • Studio Theatre

    Reeds and strings take the lead when these student jazz ensembles head into the Studio Theatre.

    • 6:00 pm
      12/8/2019
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    A festive holiday gathering is transformed by a simple gift in this enchanting production that’s become a local tradition.

    • 7:30 pm
      12/8/2019
    • Studio Theatre

    Jazz vocalists can perform a cappella, create their own vocal percussion, become entire orchestras unto themselves, or sing dense arrangements backed by rhythm musicians.

    • 7:30 pm
      12/8/2019
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    This bands performs large ensemble works specifically focused on a variety of quality repertoire, unique/untraditional repertoire, and non-traditional collaborations.

    • All Day
      12/9/2019
    • Krannert Art Museum

    For the thirtieth anniversary of Day With(out) Art, Visual AIDS presents seven new videos responding to the ongoing urgencies of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. These videos will be shown at Krannert Art Museum during the month of December.

    • All Day
      12/9/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/9/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/9/2019
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
      12/9/2019
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
      12/9/2019
    • Women's Resources Center (WRC) - 616 E. Green St. Suite 202

    Join OIIR for a noontime discussion, and learn something new.

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
      12/9/2019
    • Grainger Library, Rm 404

    Schedule your study break to stop by and enjoy a relaxation technique facilitated by McKinley's Stress Management Peers. Pick up some stress related materials and resources.

    • All Day
      12/10/2019
    • Krannert Art Museum

    For the thirtieth anniversary of Day With(out) Art, Visual AIDS presents seven new videos responding to the ongoing urgencies of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. These videos will be shown at Krannert Art Museum during the month of December.

    • All Day
      12/10/2019
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • All Day
      12/10/2019

    The Urbana Arts and Culture Program, The Urbana Free Library, and Spurlock Museum of World Cultures are proud to present the latest installment of the City of Urbana’s Artist of the Corridor exhibition series. BELONGING(S) is a collection of photography and short stories from local immigrants exploring identity, artifact, memory, and the meaning of home.

    • All Day
      12/10/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/10/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/10/2019
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
      12/10/2019
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 12:00 pm
      12/10/2019
    • 612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

    "SOMAmers and SOMAscan: How Broad Proteomics Can Lead to More Understanding of Human Biology" Larry Gold, PhD Founder and Chairman of the Board, and former CEO of SomaLogic

    • 7:30 pm
      12/10/2019
    • Studio Theatre

    This group from the University of Illinois specializes in tunes from the Big Band era.

    • All Day
      12/11/2019

    • All Day
      12/11/2019
    • Krannert Art Museum

    For the thirtieth anniversary of Day With(out) Art, Visual AIDS presents seven new videos responding to the ongoing urgencies of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. These videos will be shown at Krannert Art Museum during the month of December.

    • All Day
      12/11/2019
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • All Day
      12/11/2019

    The Urbana Arts and Culture Program, The Urbana Free Library, and Spurlock Museum of World Cultures are proud to present the latest installment of the City of Urbana’s Artist of the Corridor exhibition series. BELONGING(S) is a collection of photography and short stories from local immigrants exploring identity, artifact, memory, and the meaning of home.

    • All Day
      12/11/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/11/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
      12/11/2019
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
      12/11/2019
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 5:00 - 6:00 pm
      12/11/2019
    • La Casa Cultural Latina

    • 5:00 - 7:00 pm
      12/11/2019
    • Grainger Library, 4th Floor

    Take a study break to refresh and refocus. Pick up some nutrition education materials and resources.

    • 5:30 - 6:30 pm
      12/11/2019
    • Japan House

    Join us for a traditional Japanese tea ceremony!

    • 6:30 - 7:30 pm
      12/11/2019
    • Allerton Park - The Library

    Allerton provides the perfect setting to relax and unwind, while strengthening your mind, body, and spirit. All levels are welcome for this donation-based class, focusing on waking up the body. Instructor Josie Heck from Yoga Off the Square will lead students through strength poses that can be done at their own level, and end with cooling postures for the nervous system.

    • 7:30 pm
      12/11/2019
    • Studio Theatre

    Students in these small jazz combos have the opportunity to hone their technique and work on tight arrangements.

    • 7:30 pm
      12/11/2019
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    The premier orchestra at the University of Illinois will perform a variety of pieces conducted by Donald Schleicher.

    • 8:00 pm
      12/11/2019
    • State Farm Center

    • All Day
      12/12/2019

    • All Day
      12/12/2019
    • Krannert Art Museum

    For the thirtieth anniversary of Day With(out) Art, Visual AIDS presents seven new videos responding to the ongoing urgencies of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. These videos will be shown at Krannert Art Museum during the month of December.

    • All Day
      12/12/2019
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • All Day
      12/12/2019

    The Urbana Arts and Culture Program, The Urbana Free Library, and Spurlock Museum of World Cultures are proud to present the latest installment of the City of Urbana’s Artist of the Corridor exhibition series. BELONGING(S) is a collection of photography and short stories from local immigrants exploring identity, artifact, memory, and the meaning of home.

    • All Day
      12/12/2019
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.