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Entertainment listings, March 26-April 2, 2015

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are instructions for submitting entries.

Special events

This weekend

WCIA 3 LANZ HEATING COOLING & PLUMBING HOME & GARDEN EXPO

Studio Visit: Dalal Browne

Studio Visit is a Q&A with a local artist. Champaign resident Dalal Browne, 61, an artist and jewelry designer, recently chatted with The News-Gazette’s Melissa Merli.

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

Art museum not taking break

Here's what's happening on the art scene

Nature photos on display at Kennekuk

Nature photographs by David Hale are on view through March and April at Kennekuk County Park's Environmental Education Center, with the artist's reception from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday.

"Life on the Middle Fork" shows Hale's love for the wildlife along the nationally scenic river, including bald eagles that nest along the river.

Ask 'Mimi,' March 22, 2015

Did the state recently honor native son Dan Fogelberg?

Female engineer statue coming to campus

URBANA — Move over, Mars. Venus is on the way.

A life-size statue representing a female engineer will be installed on the University of Illinois engineering campus, courtesy of Texas Instruments.

Entertainment listings, March 19-26, 2015

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are instructions for submitting entries.

Special events

This weekend

GIBSON CITY ROTARY CLUB BEACH BALL

That's entertainment: Spotlighting events around the area

New works by Rubel on display

URBANA — New paintings, drawings and prints by Sasha Rubel of Urbana are on display through April 25 at Amara Yoga & Arts at Lincoln Square. Rubel will be at the gallery from noon to 3 p.m. April 11 as part of the Boneyard Arts Festival.

Future Five: Entertainment for the week ahead

TUESDAY

C-U history lessons via lenses

URBANA — In his varied career as a photographer, Robert McCandless took countless photographs of celebrities, presidents and ordinary people, first in the military and then as a newspaper and portrait photographer.

He also photographed babies for Carle.