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Entertainment listings, May 29-June 5, 2014

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That's entertainment: Spotlighting events around the area, May 28, 2014

Street scene

URBANA — The Community Center for the Arts (C4A) will host its "Race Street Bash," a family friendly carnival, starting at 5 p.m. Sunday on Race Street between Main Street and Goose Alley.

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

Sorry, Roger

New exhibition at EIU

The exhibit "From Generation to Generation: Folk Arts of Illinois" is on view at through June 22 at the Tarble Arts Center on the Eastern Illinois University campus in Charleston.

The exhibit features work by 10 artists in a variety of traditions such as duck decoy carving, Irish fiddle, Mexican murals and African-American quilts.

Another PechaKucha Night on Saturday

PechaKucha Night C-U Volume 15 will take place from 7:45 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Saturday at Krannert Art Museum, 500 E. Peabody Drive, C.

The event will be emceed by Lindsey Gates-Markel and Andrew Schiver. Nine speakers will talk about their creative passions in a limited time format.

Urbana artist showing works

Self-taught Urbana artist Marilynn Dean Cleveland has a lot to say and a lot to share with the world.

She will do that from Thursday through Aug. 24 as the University YMCA presents "I Have Something To Say," featuring artwork by Cleveland, curated by Art @ the Y, an initiative of the University YMCA.

Billboards will display students' art

Some Champaign public school students will see their artwork on digital billboards around town, thanks to a collaboration between Adams Outdoor Advertising and Unit 4 schools.

Ask 'Mimi' May 25, 2014

Of all the performances coming up at Krannert Center in its next season, which one do you not want to miss?

Work underway on memorial mural for C-U's Chef Ra

CHAMPAIGN — Langston Allston didn't know James "Ra" Wilson Jr. personally. But his parents did. And so did many other people in Champaign-Urbana.

Entertainment listings, May 22-29, 2014

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

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