CHAMPAIGN — St. Luke CME Church's New Life Choir will present its annual "Taste of Heaven" gospel/jazz concert and catfish dinner on Friday.
The dinner service will begin at 5 p.m. in the lower level fellowship hall of the church at 809 N. Fifth St., C. Tickets are $8 each and may be purchased in advance from any member of the New Life Choir.
Images from rehearsals of Merry Widow in the Tryon Festival Theatre at Krannert Center. Music by Franz Lehar, libretto by Viktor Leon and Leo Stein. Conducted by Raphael Schluesselberg, directed by Stephen Fiol with choreography by Rebecca Nettl-Fiol. Feb. 26-28 at 7:30 pm and Sunday March 1 at 3 pm.
DANVILLE — When Larry Owen takes to the skies above Danville in his hot-air balloon, the local pilot sometimes lands in a yard or driveway, where, undoubtedly, the landowners tell him how fondly they remember the Balloon Classic.
When have you heard the words "pamper" and "library" in the same sentence? Well, now: The Urbana Free Library presents "Pamper Yourself at the Library" from 3 to 5 p.m. today for people who want to celebrate Valentine's Day a bit differently.
CHAMPAIGN — Children who won't have school on Monday because of Presidents Day are invited to two matinees at the William M. Staerkel Planetarium at Parkland College.
At 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday, the planetarium will premiere the new full-dome program "Back to the Moon for Good," directed by Max Crow and narrated by actor Tim Allen.