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2017 Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Fair

March 3, 2017 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

Event Flyer modified for webPlease join Urbana’s Market at the Square and The Land Connection for the Third Annual Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Fair on Friday, March 3rd from 4-7 p.m. at the Urbana Civic Center, located at 108 East Water Street in Urbana. 

At the Third Annual CSA Fair, customers will have the opportunity to meet local farmers and businesses that offer CSA programs and buying clubs, learn about their farms or businesses, and select a share or club that best meets their needs!  There will also be educational information about local food, free samples and recipes, free activities for children, music, and more. 

Get the scoop by clicking here.


December First Fridays

December 2, 2016 - 4:30pm to 11:59pm

December First Fridays Poster

Join Imbibe Urbana and the City of Urbana for the December First Fridays event.

What you’ll find: fantastic cuisine and culture in downtown Urbana.
Who you’ll meet: the most energetic, adventure seekers in town.
Where you’ll play: in downtown Urbana and its businesses.
When it will happen: Friday, December 2nd from 4:30 p.m. to midnight.

Grab a map at participating downtown Urbana businesses or by visiting the First Fridays Facebook page.

For more information click here.

Maximize Your Credit Score Open House

November 3, 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

The Community Reinvestment Group is proud to present the Maximize your Credit Score Open House! The event will be held on Thursday, November 3, 2016 from 5:30pm - 7:30pm at Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County (119 E. University Ave., Champaign, IL). This event is free and open for anyone to attend. Meet with specialists one-on-one to learn specific techniques to improve your credit score. Credit reports can be obtained during the event. Call Maurice Bouslog at 217-351-7100 if you have additional questions.

Urbana First Fridays

November 4, 2016 - 4:00pm

Imbibe Urbana presents Urbana First Fridays!

Bring your friends and family to Urbana First Fridays, with the next event scheduled for Friday, November 4th from 4-11 p.m. Over 30 events and happenings to take place during the afternoon and evening in downtown Urbana.

To learn more visit Imbibe Urbana's website or their Facebook page.

Curtis Road Corridor Study Public Meeting

October 13, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Curtis RoadJoin us for an overview of the Curtis Road Corridor Study and provide input:

  • How do you use Curtis Road?
  • What are its current strengths and weaknesses?

The Curtis Road Corridor Study inlcudes 4.6 miles of Curtis Road from Neil Street/US 45 to High Cross Road/IL 130.  The goal of this study is to identify infrastructure that facilitates mobility within and between the surrounding jurisdictions as well as supports and protects the disparate surrounding land uses, including the University of Illinois agricultural research and educational fields known as the South Farms.

WHERE:  Church of Christ, 2601 Philo Road, Urbana (NW corner of Philo and Windsor)