Events & Activities

Barnes and Noble Book Fair to Benefit Urbana Middle School

April 6, 2013 - 9:00am - 10:00pm

Urbana Middle School (UMS) will host a BookFair at Barnes and Noble in Champaign on Saturday, April 6 from 9am to 10pm. The UMS orchestra, band, and chorus will perform throughout the day.

Walgreens Taking Back Unwanted Medication

April 27, 2013 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

Communities across central Illinois will have an opportunity to safely dispose of unwanted medications this month. Another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day will take place on Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Compost Bin and Rain Barrel Sale

May 25, 2013 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

The City of Urbana in parternship with the City of Champaign and the University of Illinois Extension will offer a ONE DAY ONLY compost bin and rain barrel sale.

Informational Meeting for Main Street Bike Lanes and Pedestrian Improvements

April 4, 2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The City of Urbana will hold an Informational Meeting concerning the proposed Main Street Resurfacing, Traffic Signal Upgrades, Bike Lanes and Pedestrian Improvements between Cedar Street and Dewey Street.

Electronics Recycling Collection Event

April 20, 2013 - 8:00am - 12:00pm

A countywide electronics recycling event will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2013, from 8 AM - 12 noon.

Urbana Prepares Water Plan While Globe Celebrates World Water Day

March 22, 2013

The City of Urbana’s Draft Sustainable Water Management Plan will be reviewed at the March 21st Plan Commission meeting

Urbana Public Arts Program Invites the Public to the 2013 Urbana Arts Grants Celebration

March 28, 2013 - 5:30pm

Event at Buvons Wine Bar on March 28, 2013 will recognize 2013 Urbana Arts Grants recipients.

Boneyard Creek Community Day

April 6, 2013 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

Make a difference in your own backyard!

  • Pick up litter
  • Mark storm drains
  • Remove invasive plants

FREE food for volunteers

Sat., April 6, 2013 9 am - Noon at Scott Park

Malawi Mixer IV

March 26, 2013 - 5:30pm - 9:00pm

You are invited to a celebration honoring Sister City visitors from Zomba, Malawi!

What: The Malawi Mixer IV

When: Tuesday, March 26, 2013 from 5:30-9 p.m.

Washington Street Resurfacing Project Public Open House

February 28, 2013 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The City of Urbana will hold a Public Open House on Thursday, February 28, 2013 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at the Living Hope Foursquare Church, located at 2101 East Washington Street, to provide information concerning the upcoming Washington Street Resurfacing Project.