All Community Events Content

All Community Events Content

Entertainment listings, Feb. 28-March 7

A listing of events, provided by the venues. In case of an error, please click here to email online editor Mike Howie.

Hatch -- a creative-reuse arts fest -- is born

CHAMPAIGN — A festival called Hatch, described as something big and green, will take place this weekend in Champaign after having incubated for months at The IDEA Store, Champaign-Urbana's creative-reuse marketplace.

Believed to be the area's first creative-reuse art festival, Hatch will open Friday evening and run through Sunday, featuring:

Entertainment listings, Feb. 21-28

A listing of events, provided by the venues. In case of an error, please click here to email online editor Mike Howie.

Schreiber's passion at forefront as Common Ground kitchen is dedicated

URBANA — Dan Schreiber was all about getting others to think about their passion. And he was well into the pursuit of his own in the form of food when the University of Illinois graduate student died in July 2010 at age 24.

Entertainment listings, Feb. 14-21

A listing of events, provided by the venues. In case of an error, please click here to email online editor Mike Howie.

New lessons on old Mesopotamia at Spurlock

URBANA — These priceless objects from the cradle of civilization have survived thousands of years, so maybe it's about time you saw them.

The University of Illinois Spurlock Museum is opening an interactive display that can teach kids what the symbols mean on 2,500-year-old cylinder seals that come from the site of modern-day Iraq and Iran.

Entertainment listings, Feb. 7-14

A listing of events, provided by the venues. In case of an error, please click here to email online editor Mike Howie.

Signature image selected for 2013 Boneyard Arts Festival

CHAMPAIGN — 40 North 88 West, Champaign County's Arts Council, has selected an image created by Leif Olson as the signature image for the 2013 Boneyard Arts Festival on April 11-14.

Choreographer Bebe Miller to present duet performance

URBANA — Many artists are focusing increasingly on revealing to audiences the process behind making a work.

UI to show slave-trade documentary tonight on campus

URBANA — The University of Illinois Department of African American Studies will present this evening a provocative documentary that explores the slave trade in the world and in U.S. history.