Events & Activities

Urbana School District Kindergarten Registration

April 16, 2013 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Kindergarten registration for all Urbana District #116 schools will take place Tuesday, April 16, 2013 from 12noon to 6pm at the Urbana Civic Center, 108 E. Water St., Urbana. Students registering during the event will receive a “fun bag” full of activities and materials to use during the summer.

Urbana Invites the Public to Exhibition of Paintings by Distinguished Chinese Artist Liu Jungang

April 20, 2013 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Liu JungangThe City of Urbana invites the public to a special exhibition of traditional Chinese landscape paintings by artist Liu Jungang of the city of Shenzen, Gaungdong Province, China. 

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