Library events, June 18-24, 2017

Library events, June 18-24, 2017

Champaign Public Library

Main Library, 200 W. Green St.

Douglass Branch, 504 E. Grove St.

At 7 p.m. Monday at the main library, listen to the adventures of "eclipse chaser" Andy Jones, who chases eclipses around the world, and learn about the upcoming solar eclipse on Aug.21. Part of The Sky's the Limit Summer Series.

Ever wanted to try yoga? At 10 a.m. Tuesday at the main library, Steve Willette from the Living Yoga Center will lead a workshop in seated yoga at this week's Fit & Fabulous activity. This is the kind of yoga anyone can do.

At 3 p.m. on Saturday at the main library, enjoy an interactive children's concert by Transit Brass at this month's Live! Music for Kids event. The octect performs jazz and classical music, as well as original compositions by group members.

For information about free events and lifelong resources at the library, visit

Urbana Free Library

210 W. Green St.

At 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Lewis Auditorium, children and their families are invited to a "Summer Solstice Celebration." It's all about the sun with stories, songs and a craft.

At 11 a.m. every Wednesday in June, meet new people and enjoy friendly, interesting conversations at the "English Conversation Group." Practice your English skills at this free event. No advance registration is required.

On Saturday, visit with UFL staff members when they venture out of the library. Find them at the Market at the Square from 8 a.m. to noon for "Read at the Market" and at King Park from noon to 2 p.m. at "Jettie Rhodes Day."

For information about programs and services at the library, visit

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