Events & Activities

Urbana Free Library Hosts Shredding Event with Senator Scott Bennett

May 2, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

Please join Senator Scott Bennett and the Library for a shredding event.

Location: Parking lot on Cedar and Elm, just west of The Urbana Free Library
Limit: Two boxes per person. Residential shredding only (not for businesses)

Please plan to take empty boxes home with you.

Urbana High School Commencement

May 30, 2015 - 11:00am

The Commencement Ceremony of the 100th year graduating class of Urbana High School will take place on Saturday, May 30 at 11:00 am, but because of the threat of inclement weather, the ceremony will take place in the Urbana Middle School gymnasium, 1201 S. Vine St.

Urbana Middle School Students Perform Alice in Wonderland

April 16, 2015 - 7:00pm - April 18, 2015 - 2:00pm

Urbana Middle School students will perform "Alice in Wonderland" on Thursday, April 16th at 7:00 p.m. and on Saturday, April 18th at 2:00 p.m. The performance will take place at Urbana Middle School, 1201 S. Vine Street, Urbana.

Commemorative Event at The Knowlton & Bennett Drug Store Building

April 11, 2015 - 3:00pm - 3:30pm

Let's celebrate the history and culture of Urbana! The Knowlton & Bennett Drug Store Building at Race and Main Streets is a historic building designed by famed Illinois architect Joseph W. Royer. Please join us there on Saturday, April 11, for a commemorative plaque dedication and ribbon-cutting event.

Urbana Free Library's Eighth Annual Fairy Tale Ball

April 17, 2015 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Fairy tale lovers of all ages are invited to an evening of stories, crafts, dancing, games, and entertainment.

Memorial Day Holiday - City Offices and Landscape Recycling Center Closed

May 25, 2015

All City administrative offices and the Landscape Recycling center are closed to observe the holiday.

Rain Barrel and Compost Bin Sale

May 16, 2015 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

Urbana, Champaign, & UofI Extension will be hosting a Rain Barrel and Compost Bin Sale

SATURDAY, MAY 16, 2015 9AM - 3PM

Corner of S. Vine St. and E. Green St.

Watch the April edition of "It's All About U"

April 28, 2015 - 11:03am - April 29, 2015 - 11:03am

Join host Natalie KennyMarquez as she sees what's happening this month with the City of Urbana.

UMS SPLASH Program Produces Their Own Newscast

March 29, 2015

The Urbana Middle School's SPLASH (Students Playing and Learning After School) program  spent 8 weeks learning television production skills at Urbana Public Television.

UBA Middle Market at Lincoln Square

April 18, 2015

When the Holiday Market ends and there are months until Market at the Square begins, have no fear! The UBA has extended the market season year-round by bringing you the Middle Market.