Events & Activities

May is Building Safety Month

May 31, 2014

"Building Safety: Maximizing Resilience, Minimizing Risks"

The month of May marks Building Safety Month!  Sponsored by the International Code Council, the purpose of Building Safety Month is to raise awareness of the importance of building safety and resilient construction including fire prevention, disaster mitigation, energy efficiency and to recognize that count

Public Open House Concerning Windsor Road Improvements

May 15, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The City of Urbana will hold a Public Open House Thursday, May 15, 2014 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at the Philo Road Church of Christ, 2601 South Philo Road to provide information concerning the upcoming Windsor Road Improvement Project.

The Open House will be conducted on an informal basis; no formal presentation is planned.

Urbana School District #116 to host a Twitter Chat

May 22, 2014 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Urbana High School Principal Matthew Stark and Urbana School District #116 Superintendent Donald Owen will participate in Urbana School’s first Twitter chat on Thursday, May 22, from 4:30pm to 5:30pm.

Leal Elementary Students to Host "Heroes and Dreamers" Film Premiere

May 16, 2014 - 10:00am

The Leal Elementary third and fourth grade students of teachers Greg Ballweg and Molly Headtke will host the premiere of the film, “Heroes and Dreamers” by Ken Paxton, on Friday, May 16, 2014 at 10:00 am in the Leal School Gymnasium, 312 W. Oregon St., Urbana.

UPTV Wins Five Awards at the Midwest Video Fest

June 16, 2014 - June 17, 2014

The City of Urbana is pleased to announce that Urbana Public Television won five awards at the 2nd Annual Best of the Midwest Invitational Video Fest and Awards Banquet.

City Launches Monthly Talk Show

June 16, 2014

It's All About U keeps you connected to the exciting events and services the City of Urbana has to offer.

Uncork Urbana Wine Festival

June 14, 2014 - 1:00pm - 9:00pm

Uncork Urbana Wine Festival is a brand-new festival coming to downtown Urbana.

Pomp and Circumstance for Urbana Adult Education Graduates

June 1, 2014 - 3:00pm

Members of the Urbana Adult Education graduating class of 2014 who have earned their Urbana High School Diploma will celebrate their accomplishment on Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. at the Urbana High School Auditorium.

Pomp and Circumstance for GED Graduates

June 4, 2014 - 7:30pm

The Adult Education programs of Parkland College and Urbana School District 116 will host their annual GED Graduation Ceremony on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 7:30p.m. in the Parkland College Theatre, 2400 W. Bradley Ave., Champaign.

14th Annual Housing Fair

May 3, 2014 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

Please join us at the 14th Annual Housing Fair hosted by the Community Reinvestment Group!

WHEN: Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 9 a.m. to noon