Events & Activities

Urbana Community Media Drupal Camp

July 30, 2012 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

The Grassroots Radio Conference is being hosted at the Independent Media Center in Urbana, Illinois from Thursday, July 26th - Sunday, July 29th.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

September 29, 2012 - 8:00am - 3:00pm

The Illinois EPA will conduct a one-day household hazardous waste (HHW) collection event in Champaign-Urbana on Saturday, September 29, from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

UC2B Fiber Optic Network Expansion Opportunity

July 31, 2012

The Champaign-Urbana community has entered a competition to continue building one of the fastest broadband Internet networks in the country.

Grassroots Radio Conference 2012: The Future of Community Radio

July 26, 2012 - 2:00pm - July 29, 2012 - 12:00pm
Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center
202 S.

One Summer Day 2012: Taking Steps to Fight Homelessness

June 30, 2012 - 9:00am - 11:00am

Take steps to fight homelessness with the C-U at Home One Summer Day grocery cart walk.

Home Run Food Mart Owners Surrender Liquor License

June 22, 2012 - 5:00pm

Representatives of the Home Run Food Mart in east Urbana voluntarily surrendered the convenience store's Class C liquor license Wednesday (June 20) at a local liquor control commission hearing.

Urbana School District's First STEM Enrichment Camp Begins June 4th

June 14, 2012 - 5:00pm

Urbana School District is excited to provide students with engaging and exciting math, science, and technology activities over the summer. The two-week program will offer educational activities, including several that have ties to Fine Arts, Social Sciences, and Writing.

The Public Works Department is Making Urbana Better

July 11, 2012 - 9:33am

Recently a crew from the Public Works Department cleared foliage from the roadways.  This made road signs visible to drivers and prevented vehicles from getting damaged by the overgrown brush. 

Pomp and Circumstance for GED Graduates

June 27, 2012 - 7:30pm

The Adult Education programs of Parkland College and Urbana School District 116 will host their annual GED Graduation Ceremony on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. in the Parkland College Theatre, 2400 W. Bradley Ave., Champaign.