The Urbana Plan Commission will hold a public hearing regarding the proposed zoning ordinance text amendment and zoning map amendments on Thursday, May 10, 2012, at 7:30 PM in the Urbana City Council Chambers (400 S. Vine St).
On Friday, April 27, 2012 at 10 a.m., students from Thomas Paine Elementary will gather in Lohmann Park to hear Urbana’s official Arbor Day Proclamation, read by Mayor Laurel Prussing. The students will hear a presentation about the significance of Arbor Day and the value of Urbana’s trees.
The Wild West comes to Central Illinois in the junior adaptation of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s beloved musical, Oklahoma! The action takes place in the early 1900s in the soon-to-become state of Oklahoma.
Yankee Ridge will conclude its 3rd year of Battle of the Books with a school-wide competition on Wednesday, April 11 at 2:00pm. Yankee Ridge’s program has grown each year and this year there are 70 students participating with 7 great teams.
Parents of students entering Kindergarten in the 2012-13 school year will have to opportunity to register their child early and receive a “fun bag” full of activities and materials to use with their child over the summer. Kindergarten pre-registration for Urbana School District will be held next Tuesday, April 3 at the Urbana Civic Center from 8:30 a.m.