Entertainment listings, Nov. 15-23

Entertainment listings, Nov. 15-23


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


This weekend

Festival of Trees. "Share the Joy," continues 3 to 9 p.m. Nov. 15; David S. Palmer Arena, Danville. Outdoor lighted display, themed trees and festival showcases, gallery of wreaths, stuffed animal tree, Elfin Gingerbread Village at the front entrance, I Sing the Body Electric Festival Showcase, children's area. Entertainment: Rick Randles, 4 p.m.; Joni Cundiff, 5 p.m.; Night of Lights parade, 6 p.m. Nov. 15, downtown; Westville Singing Tigers, 7 p.m.; Kimberly Montgomery, 7:30 p.m. Free admission with a nonperishable food donation. General admission, $2-$5; under age 2, free; family pack, $30. 442-6583.

Sarah Bush Lincoln annual Festival of Trees. Nov. 16 and 17, Lumpkin Family Center for Health Education at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, Mattoon. More than 30 beautifully decorated trees, wreaths and specialty items transform the Lumpkin Family Center for Health Education into a holiday wonderland. Net proceeds support Funding the Future Campaign. http://www.sarahbush.org/about/sbl-health-foundation/foundation-events/.

Lightworks. 5 p.m. daily, Nov. 16 through Dec. 26, Peterson Park, 500 Broadway Ave. Mattoon. Peterson Park lights up for the holidays, with many animated displays. Free, with donations accepted. http://www.mattoon.illinois.gov, 800-500-6286.

Holiday Market. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, Nov. 10 through Dec. 15, inside Lincoln Square Village, Urbana. Crafts and edibles from local vendors.

The Hobnob Market. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 17, The Beef House Banquet Center off State Route 63, Covington, Ind. Not your grandma's antique show. A pop-up market of fresh vintage and handmade finds. Christmas music playing and a sweets vendor. http://www.facebook.com/hobnobmarket.

Amish Country Christmas Kickoff/Lighted Christmas Parade. Nov. 17, downtown Arthur and surrounding countryside. Start your holiday celebrations all day in the Arthur area. Stay for the festive lighted parade. 800-722-6474, http://www.arthurfestivals.com.

38th annual Farmer City Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade. "An Americana Christmas," 2 p.m. Nov. 18, starting at the Farmer City Fairgrounds and proceeds down Main Street through the business district. One of the largest Christmas parades in central Illinois. Broadcast live by WWHP 98.3 FM.

Next week

Candlelight tours. "Images of Christmas," 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays, Nov. 23 to Dec. 28, C.H. Moore Homestead and DeWitt County Museum, 219 E. Woodlawn St., Clinton. The mansion will be decorated for the holidays. Entertainment during candlelight tours. People in period dress and demonstrations. Pictures in the barn with Santa on Nov. 23. Admission: $3, adults; $1, ages 12-18. Museum hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. 935-6066.

Paxton Christmas tree-lighting ceremony and story time. 7 p.m. Nov. 23, by the Christmas tree, corner of State and Market streets, downtown Paxton. Evening of music, crowning of Paxton Park District's Christmas holiday season prince and princess, presentation of essay contest winners by residents of Illinois Knights Templar Nursing Home, winners of Paxton IGA's coloring contest and The Golden Star award. Christmas tree lighting with story time following at The Vineyard Church. 379-4245.

Paxton Christmas Parade. 1:30 p.m. Nov. 24, Market Street, downtown Paxton. Children may visit with Santa immediately following the parade in downtown Paxton. 379-4245.

Downtown Parade of Lights. 6 p.m. Nov. 24, downtown Champaign. A marvelous display of electric lights. Head downtown before the parade and meet with Santa, who will be at Jos. Kuhn & Co. all day long. champaigncenterpartnership@gmail.com.

Future highlights

Junior League of Champaign-Urbana's 17th annual Festival of Trees. 1 to 6 p.m. Nov. 30, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 1, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 2; Hilton Garden Inn, 1501 S. Neil St., C. The tree room will glow with the lights of the numerous trees and wreaths. Public admission $3-$5; children 3 and younger, free. Admission can be purchased at the door.

VFW Post 5520 Ladies Auxiliary Christmas Bazaar. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 1, VFW Post 5520, 609 Edgebrook Drive, C. All vendors welcome. $10 registration fee. All donations go to the VA. 356-2984 or 390-4075.

Christmas in Homer. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 1, Village Hall, 500 E. Second St. and downtown Homer. Sponsored by Homer Community Improvement Association. Cookie walk, craft vendors, Christmas Tree Lane, lunch and visit Santa at the Village Hall. Then head downtown for a snack or to do some shopping. 714-1607.

Paxton Business Open House and Community Christmas Singalong. Dec. 2, downtown. Savings at businesses, holiday entertainment and refreshments, noon to 4 p.m. Children can talk to Santa. Community Christmas Singalong, 4 p.m., Market Street Theater. Refreshments. 379-4245.


This weekend

AsiaLENS Screening. 3 to 5 p.m. Nov. 18, Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green St. In the award-winning, independent film "Pinoy Sunday," director Wi Ding Ho tells the story of two Filipino migrant workers and their journey across Taipei. 333-9597.

Next week

Documentary. "Split Estate," 7 p.m. Nov. 20, Room C118, Parkland College, 2400 W. Bradley Ave., C. Emmy Award-winning documentary. Hosted by Parkland College's Sustainable Campus Committee. Open to the public. Free. http://www.splitestate.com.

Into the West Film Series. Episode VI: "Ghost Dance," 4 to 7 p.m. Nov. 25; Native American House, 1206 W. Nevada St., U. In celebration of the 2012 National Native American Heritage Month.


This weekend

The Beckman Institute's Thursdays at 12:20 Concert Series. Featuring Graduate Brass Quintet, 12:20 to 12:50 p.m. Nov. 15, atrium, Beckman Institute, 405 N. Mathews Ave., U. The series features performances by members of the UI School of Music: Jennifer Brown and Aaron Romm, trumpets; Sadie Glass, horn; David Day, trombone; and Kevin Raschen, tuba.

Krannert Uncorked with the Aduro Trio, classical. 5 p.m. Nov. 15, Stage 5, Krannert Center, Urbana. Select a wine sample and relax to classical string music. Free. 333-6280.

C4A Live. With Robin Kearton, fiddle, Tom Faux, banjo, and Sam Payne, guitar, 7 p.m. Nov. 15, Indi-Go Artist Co-op, 9 E. University Ave., C. Musicians from the Community Center for the Arts faculty. Free. 384-5150.

Sudden Sound Concert. Jazz avant garde concert series, featuring Thollem, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, Krannert Art Museum, Gelvin Noel Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, C. 333-1861.

Johannes Brahms' Instrumental Music with Piano: Ian Hobson, piano. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, Smith Memorial Hall, 805 S. Mathews Ave., U. Hobson, along with guests Andres Cardenes, violin, and Denise Djokic, cello, will perform. Tickets $5-$10. 333-6280, 244-4350.

Bach's Lunch Concerts. Featuring Don't Ask (klezmer music), noon to 1 p.m. Nov. 16, Springer Cultural Center, 301 N. Randolph St., C. Free concert series. Feel free to bring a lunch.

Bement Country Opry Band. Featuring guest, Leona Williams, 8 p.m. Nov. 16, Bement Country Opry building, 117 S. Macon St. Country and comedy show with house band and guest each week. Tickets $12.50-$15. 877-6499, http://www.bementcountryopry.com.

Global Sounds, Creative Rhythms. 2 to 2:45 p.m. Nov. 17, Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green St. A listening adventure awaits as percussionist Jason Finkelman presents a concert for families featuring a wide variety of African and Brazilian instruments, found objects and interactive improvisation.

American Idol's Bo Bice. 7 p.m. Nov. 17, Watseka Theatre, 218 E. Walnut St., Watseka. "American Idol" runner-up and Southern rock musician. Tickets reserved seating, $20. 815-993-6585, http://www.watsekatheatre.com.

UFLive! presents Black Coffee Fridays. 2 to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 18, the Urbana Free Library, 210 W. Green St. Acoustic string band in the bluegrass tradition.

Next week

Bement Country Opry Band. Featuring guest Heather Riley, 8 p.m. Nov. 23, Bement Country Opry building, 117 S. Macon St. Country and comedy show with house band and guest each week. Tickets $5-$10. 877-6499, http://www.bementcountryopry.com.

Illinois Country Music Association Country Christmas Spectacular Show. 6:30 p.m. Nov. 24, Mount Hope Community Hall, on the square, McLean. Also, a spaghetti meal at 5 p.m. with country music performed during the meal by ICMA entertainers. Meal by donation. 50/50 drawing, cake raffle, door prizes, Christmas items raffle. Admission: ICMA member adults $6, children 4-12 $3; nonmember adults $7, children 4-12 $4. Children under 3, free.

Bellflower Country Opry.7 p.m. Nov. 24, Bellflower Community Center, gymnasium, 202 Center St. Featuring the regular band members, along with guests Missy Vail, Chrissy Rigsby, keys, and Mike Brake, drums. Tickets $10, adults; 12 and younger, free. 898-7493, 309-722-3497.


This weekend

Swing Society weekly dance. 9:30 to 11:30 p.m. every Thursday, through Dec. 13, Illini Union, Room 314, 1401 W. Green St., U. Except Nov. 22. Swing-era dances such as East Coast Swing, Lindy Hop and Charleston. Usually DJ'd by a local dancer. No special shoes or dress required. Free. http://www.cu-swing.org/dances, questions@cu-swing.org.

Regent Ballroom public dance. Social ballroom dancing, 8 to 11 p.m. every Friday, through Dec. 14, Regent Ballroom, 1406 Regency Drive West, Savoy. Mix of ballroom and Latin music. Singles and couples welcome. $9 at the door. 359-5333, http://www.regentballroom.com.

Urbana Country Dancers contra dance. 8 to 11 p.m. Nov. 16, Phillips Recreation Center, 505 W. Stoughton St., U. Music by Big Bluestem. Meg Dedolph, caller. No partner, costume or experience necessary. Waltz workshop led by Miriam Larson, 6:45 p.m. Learn the basics of waltzing. Bring soft-soled, nonstreet shoes. $5; students and seniors, $4. http://www.urbana-contra.org.

Country dancing. 7:30 to 11 p.m. every Saturday, Eagles Lodge, 605 Edgebrook Drive, C. Music by country bands. Public welcome.

Next week

Country dancing. 7:30 to 10 p.m. Nov. 24, Sidney Town Hall, Sidney. Line and couples, singles welcome. Fourth Saturday of each month. Admission $5. 351-4110.

Performing arts

This weekend

Zoo Improv. 8 p.m. Fridays, through Nov. 30, SoDo Theatre, 114 S. Neil St., C. Improv comedy. Participate or watch. $3. 356-7805, http://www.zooimprov.com, contact@zooimprov.com.

Ventriloquist David Pendleton. 4 and 7 p.m. Nov. 17, Onarga Theater, 103 W. Seminary St., Onarga. A portion of proceeds will help the theater stay open. Tickets: matinee, $15; evening, $18. artupclose@yahoo.com, 815-457-3070, 815-383-5987.


This weekend

'Annie Jr.' Champaign Urbana Theatre Company Broadway Beginners, 1:30 p.m. Nov. 17 and 18; Unity High School, auditorium, Tolono. Tickets online at http://www.cutc.org, at CUTC office (608 N. Cunningham Ave., U, inside the Country Financial Building) or at the door.

'Charlotte's Web.' 7 p.m. Nov. 16; The Little Theatre on the Square, 16 E. Harrison St., Sullivan. Tickets $10.40. 728-7375, http://www.thelittletheatre.org.

'Hamlet.' The Celebration Company, continues 8 p.m. Nov. 15-17; Station Theatre, 223 N. Broadway Ave., U. Tickets $10-$15. 384-4000.

'Home for the Holidays.' 6 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and noon Sunday, Nov. 15 to 30; 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and noon Sunday, Dec. 1 to 31; Conklin's Barn II dinner theater, Goodfield. Adult comedy. Tickets $32-$36. 309-965-2545, http://www.barn2.com.

'Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind' and 'The Actor's Nightmare.' Parkland Theatre, continues 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, 16 and 17 and 3 p.m. Nov. 18; Parkland College Theatre, 2400 W. Bradley Ave., C. "Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind" is 30 plays in 60 minutes. Tickets $8-$14. http://www.parkland.edu/theatre, 351-2528.

'Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus!' Rantoul Theatre Group, continues 8 p.m. Nov. 16 and 17 and 2 p.m. Nov. 18; Grissom Hall Theatre, 914 Arends Blvd., Rantoul. Tickets $7-$10. 892-1121, http://www.rtgonline.org.

Next week

'Christmas Adventure.' Watseka Theatre Drama Club Holiday Musical, 7 p.m. Nov. 23 and 2 p.m. Nov. 25, Watseka Theatre, 218 E. Walnut St. Tickets $5-$10. Lunch available for purchase starting at 12:30 p.m. Nov. 25. 815-993-6585.

Future highlights

'Annie Jr.' Champaign Park District Youth Theatre, 7 p.m. Nov. 29 and 30, and 2 and 7 p.m. Dec. 1; Clif Aldridge Auditorium, Centennial High School, 913 Crescent Drive, C. Tickets $8; available at Bresnan Meeting Center, 706 Kenwood Road, C, or http://www.thevirginia.org.

'Independence.' The Celebration Company, 8 p.m. Nov. 29 to Dec. 2, Dec. 5 to 9, 12 to 15; Station Theatre, 223 N. Broadway Ave., U. Tickets $10-$15. 384-4000.

'Twas the Night Before Christmas.' Holiday puppet show, 7 p.m. Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 and 2 p.m. Dec. 2; Charleston Alley Theatre, 718 Monroe Ave., Charleston. 345-2287, http://www.charlestonalleytheatre.com.

'White Christmas.' ACT Theater Company, 7 p.m. Dec. 14 and 15; Father Kirk Memorial Hall, 520 N. Wood St., Gibson City. Seating is limited. Tickets $10. 641-3000, http://www.acttheatreco.org.

OUTDOORS / nature

This weekend

Nature Tales and Trails. 10 to 10:45 a.m. Nov. 16, Anita Purves Nature Center, 1505 N. Broadway, U. Ages 2-6 with adult. Bring your child to nature story time. Each month, staff members will read a story about a different nature-related topic and bring it to life on a guided nature hike. Discover the latest in nature books for children. 367-1544.

Sandhill crane migration. 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Nov. 17, meet at Anita Purves Nature Center, 1505 N. Broadway Ave., U. Champaign County Audubon Society board member and expert birder Helen Parker will lead a trip to Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area near Medaryville, Ind. Bring binoculars, camera and lunch. Restaurant stop on the return trip. http://www.champaigncountyaudubon.org/.

Next week

Second Wind Running Club Winter Fun Runs. 6 p.m. Tuesdays. Indoor group uses the UI Armory Track. There is a fee to use this facility. The outdoor group runs 1 to 6 miles around campus. Meet at the southwest entrance (corner of Gregory Drive and Fourth Street). All abilities are encouraged to attend and participate at the pace and distance desired. http://www.secondwindrunningclub.org.

Nordic Walking Group. 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Race Street parking lot, Meadowbrook Park, Urbana. Weekly group. A 4-mile route around Meadowbrook Park. All Nordic walkers welcome. Walk in all seasons. No charge. lynnwachtel@sbcglobal.net, 649-6861.

Turkey Trot. 9 a.m. Nov. 24, Crystal Lake Park, Urbana. Check-in, 8 a.m. at Lake House. One-mile run and walk. Donations accepted for the district's Youth Scholarship Fund. Free hot chocolate and Lite Rock 97.5 will raffle off prizes and turkeys for those present after the trot. Purchase a long-sleeved T-shirt at Phillips Recreation Center between now and Nov. 19 and save $2 off event-day price. 367-1544.


Krannert Art Museum. 500 E. Peabody Drive, C. "Encounters: The Arts of Africa," "Rising Dragon: Contemporary Chinese Photography," "Fields of Indigo: Installation by Rowland Ricketts with Sound by Norbert Herber," "Fashioning Traditions of Japan," "Expressions in Color: Selections from the Museum's 20th-Century Collection" and "Egungun! Power Concealed." All through Dec. 30. Regular hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Closed Nov. 22 and 23. Admission free, but $3 donation suggested. 333-1860, http://www.kam.illinois.edu.

Spurlock Museum. 600 S. Gregory St., U "A World of Shoes," through Feb. 10, 2013. "John Philip Sousa's 1912 Victor Recording Sessions," through July 15, 2013. "A Divided Musical Affair: Arthur Endres Kraeckmann's Love Letters to Mabel Roeher," through July 29, 2013. Five permanent galleries, featuring the cultures of the world. Regular hours: noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. Closed Mondays, holidays. Free, suggested donation $3. 333-2360, http://www.spurlock.illinois.edu.


Bicentennial Art Center and Museum. 132 S. Central Ave., Paris, Ill. "Works by the Effingham Art Guild," Nov. 20 to Dec. 28. Opening reception, 5 to 6:30 p.m. Nov. 30. Regular hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday or by appointment. 466-8130, http://www.parisartcenter.com.

Douglas County Museum. 700 S. Main St., Tuscola. "Music! Music! Music!" through Dec. 31. Regular hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday; and by appointment. Closed Dec. 24 to 26. 253-2535, http://www.docomuseum.org.

Ford County Historical Society Water Tower Museum.Located in the remodeled city water tower and pump house, corner of Market and Center streets, Paxton. Books written and published by members of the Ford County Historical Society and books written in Swedish, on display through Dec. 12. Open 2 to 4 p.m. the fourth Sunday of the month, November-April; and by appointment. 379-3723, 379-4111 or 379-3217.

Museum of the Grand Prairie. Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve, 600 N. Lombard St., Mahomet. "100 Discoveries: The Nature of the Grand Prairie," through Dec. 31. Permanent exhibits include "Prairie Stories," "Blacksmithing on the Prairie" and "Champaign County's Lincoln." Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Free. 586-2612.

Orpheum Children's Science Museum 346 N. Neil St., C. Opening night of Snow Globe, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 24 (after the Parade of Lights). A winter wonderland inside the theater's own snow globe, featuring indoor sledding, snowman making, candy cane ice hockey, snowball throwing, ice fishing and more. Bring a wish list for Santa. Hot chocolate, treats and crafts. $5 admission starting at 6:30 p.m. 352-5895.

Sousa Archives and Center for American Music. Harding Band Building, 1103 S. Sixth St., C. "The Forgotten Musicians of the Sousa Band," through June 3, 2013. "A British Tar: John Philip Sousa's Anglo-American Connections," through June 28, 2013. "The Musical Crossroads of John Jacob Mountz," through Sept. 9, 2013. "America and Sousa's Band Through the Photographic Lens of Charles Strothkamp," through Sept. 16, 2013. "John Philip Sousa's Jazz America," through Oct. 14, 2013. Regular hours: 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday. Closed weekends and some holidays. Free, but donations accepted. For guided tours: 244-9309 or email sousa@uiuc.edu.

For a longer list of museums in East Central Illinois, go to http://www.news-gazette.com/calendar.


William M. Staerkel Planetarium. Parkland College, 2400 W. Bradley Ave., C. Admission $3-$5. 351-2568, 351-2446. — Sky show: "Fall Prairie Skies," 7 p.m. Fridays, Nov. 16 through 30. — Main features: "Odyssey," 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, through Nov. 17. "Season of Light" opens Nov. 23; 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Dec. 15. — Children's feature: "Santa's Secret Star," 7 p.m. Saturdays, Nov. 17 to Dec. 7.


Alice Campbell Alumni Center. 601 S. Lincoln Ave., U. "Inside India" by Larry Kanfer, through Dec. 20. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Additional photographs of this collection can also be viewed at the Larry Kanfer Gallery, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday to Saturday. 398-2000, 800-852-6337, http://www.kanfer.com.

Parkland Art Gallery. 2400 W. Bradley Ave., C. "Shift: Contemporary Photography Exhibition" by Bruce Checefsky, Dana Fritz, Richard Gray, Christa Kreeger Bowden, Joyce Lopez, Michael Sherwin, S. Gayle Stevens and Sonja Thomsen, through Feb. 2, 2013. Opening reception, 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 15; curatorial talk at 7 p.m. and music by the Parkland Guitar Ensemble. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday; and noon to 2 p.m. Saturday. Closed from 5 p.m. Nov. 21 through Nov. 25, Dec. 22 to Jan. 6, and Jan. 21. 351-2485, http://artgallery.parkland.edu.

Springer Cultural Center. 301 N. Randolph St., C. "Branching Out" by Artisans 10+, a group of women artists including Sandra Batzli, Lisle Casper, Judy Jones, Jamie Kruidenier, Jana Mason, Ann McDowell, Mary McDonald, Dot Replinger, Ann Rund and Bonnie Switzer, through Nov. 21. Hours: 8 am. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. 398-2376.

Tarble Arts Center. South Ninth Street at Cleveland Avenue, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston. "Carmon Colangelo: iM here," ends Nov. 18; presented in cooperation with Bruno David Gallery, St. Louis. "2012 Art Faculty Exhibition," through Dec. 2, Main Galleries. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Closed Mondays, holidays. 581-2787.

UI Library. 1408 W. Gregory Drive, U. "Veterans Day 2012 Library Exhibit," through Nov. 30, Main Library's north-south corridor (first floor). "Theatre of the Air: Chicago's WGN Radio Series 1940-1956," through Nov. 30, Marshall Gallery, Main Library. Main Library building hours: 8:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; 1 to 11 p.m. Sunday. "Wealth of Notions: Economists in Conflict," through Dec. 14, Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. 333-3777, http://www.library.illinois.edu/rbx/.

University YMCA. Murphy Gallery, 1001 S. Wright St., C. "Art for Empowerment: Healing Through Art," through Dec. 14. Hours: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. http://www.universityymca.org/art.

Urbana City Building. Lobby, 400 S. Vine St. Urbana Public Arts Program's November to January "Artist of the Corridor" exhibit, "Recent Work" by William Lawrence Deverell, through Jan. 31, 2013. Hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. 384-2311, http://www.urbanaillinois.us/arts.


Alley Gallery. 113 N. Vermilion St., Danville. "Intimate Treasures" by Steve Ingram of St. Joseph. Reception, 2 to 5 p.m. Nov. 25; Ingram will demonstrate and talk about his creative process and, weather permitting, will make individual portraits for sale. Ongoing. Regular gallery hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday, 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday and noon to 4 p.m. Thursday. 497-2286.

Amara Yoga and Arts. Suite 156B, Lincoln Square Village, Vine Street, Urbana. "Handmade Paper + Work" by Robert Chapman, Steve Kostell and Charles Wisseman, ends Nov. 15. Hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. 417-2591, info@amarayoga.com.

Cinema Gallery. 120 W. Main St., U. "Flights of Fancy," studio furniture by Urbana artist Thomas Skaggs; paintings by St. Louis artists Grace Lin and James Wu; through Nov. 24. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. 367-3711 http://www.cinemagallery.cc.

Indi Go Artist Co-Op. 9 E. University Ave., C. "A Bespoke Generation," explores historical costumes from the UI, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts collection, through Nov. 21. Hours: 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Wednesday; 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday; 4 to 7 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday; and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. http://www.indi-go-art.com.

Kalarte Gallery. Inside Heartland Gallery, 112 W. Main St., U. "Masks V," fifth annual exhibit and sale of masks from around the world, through Nov. 24. The exhibit also includes figures related to the Mexican Day of the Dead festival of Nov. 2. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. http://kalarte.com or email kalarte2@kalarte.com.

Larry Kanfer Gallery. 2503 S. Neil St., C. "Positive — Negative" by Larry Kanfer on display during the Holiday Open House, Nov. 15 to 18. Discounts on purchases. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday; noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. 398-2000, gallery@kanfer.com.

Red House Gallery. 315 W. Washington, Monticello. Featuring photographs by Michael Holtz. Other artists periodically. Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. first and third Saturdays of each month or by appointment. 762-8248. http://www.redhousegallery.net.


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