Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation

Entertainment listings, Jan. 10-17, 2019

EVENTS

This weekend

JEFF DUNHAM

What: Comedian and ventriloquist on his "Passively Aggressive" Tour.

When: 5 p.m. Jan. 12.

Where: State Farm Center, 1800 S. First St., C.

Cost: $45.50 plus fees.

More info: Call 866-455-4641 or statefarmcenter.com.

Next week

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY CELEBRATES LEGACY OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.

Entertainment listings, Jan. 3-10, 2019

EVENTS

This weekend

ILLINI FARM TOY SHOW AND AUCTION

What: Hosted by Champaign County and Vermillion County Farm Bureau Young Ag Leaders. Lots of farm toy vendors and collectible items with a live consignment auction.

When: 4 to 8 p.m. Jan. 4 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 5. Auction, 10:30 a.m. Jan. 5.

Where: Wyndham Garden Hotel, 1001 W. Killarney St., U.

Allerton garden to bear nature photographer's name

MONTICELLO — One of the last things Barry Brehm did before he died was to give each of his sisters a framed photo that he took.

To Dana, he gave a photo from a Vancouver vacation they took together shortly after he retired as an accountant at Carle Foundation Hospital. It was a vibrant black and red photo of an Indian mask, framed beautifully in typical Barry style.

The Great Outdoors, Dec. 30, 2018

On Sundays, staff writer Tracy Crane shows her wildlife side. Email tips to tcrane@news-gazette.com.

Entertainment listings, Dec. 27, 2018, to Jan. 3, 2019

EVENTS

This weekend

HOOPESTON'S 'LIGHT UP McFERREN PARK'

What: Annual Christmas display of lights in the park.

When: 5 to 11 p.m. daily through Dec. 31.

Where: McFerren Park, Hoopeston.

Cost: Free.

The Great Outdoors, Dec. 23, 2018

On Sundays, staff writer Tracy Crane shows her wildlife side. Email her ideas at tcrane@news-gazette.com

'Remarkable' angler

Entertainment listings, Dec. 20-27, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

HOLIDAY MAGIC SNOW SHOW

What: "Snow" will fall over the holiday tree at Center Court while three holiday songs are playing. Also, visit Santa and get a photo taken with him, make a reservation.

When: 12:25, 3:25 and 6:25 p.m. Dec. 20-24.

Where: Market Place Shopping Center, 2000 N. Neil St., C.

Preservation issues guide Urbana council's votes on solar farm, rezoning

URBANA — In their last meeting of the year, members of the Urbana City Council voted on ordinances that — as so often happens in Urbana — brought up concerns around preservation.

Environmental Almanac | Include wildlife in your holiday conversations

'Tis the season to find yourself standing awkwardly among people you may not see often, balancing food and drink in your hands, maintaining a smile and racking your brain for agreeable things to talk about.

Entertainment listings, Dec. 13-20, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

HOLIDAY MAGIC SNOW SHOW

What: "Snow" will fall over the holiday tree at Center Court while three holiday songs are playing. Also, visit Santa and get a photo taken with him. Special events — ugly sweater day, Dec. 13; pet night, 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 17.

When: 12:25, 3:25 and 6:25 p.m. Dec. 13-24.

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