Charity Golf Outing (Fri. May 6, 2016 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm)
Friends For Life will host a Charity Golf Outing on Friday, May 6th at 1pm at Stone Creek Golf Club in Urbana. With no expenses, 100% of the monies raised, goes to the charity. For more information or to register please call or go online.
Coppélia presented (Fri. May 6, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
The Champaign Urbana Ballet will present Coppélia on Thursday May 6th at 7pm & Friday, May 7th at 11am & 4pm at the Virginia Theatre in downtown Champaign. Tickets are $24 adult, $12 student and youth Girl Scout Exclusive Promotion for the Saturday matinee is $12 adult, $8 Girl Scout. For more details please call or go online.
Ladies Night Out with Jill Savage (Fri. May 6, 2016 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
Windsor Road Christian Church, 2501 W. Windsor Rd in Champaign, will host a Ladies Night Out with Jill Savage on Friday, May 6th at 7pm and doors open at 6:30pm. Registration is available online for $15 or $20 at the door. Please specify a gluten free dessert if needed. Childcare is available for $5 per child with pre-registration due by April 30th. For more details please call or go online.
3rd C-U Aruna Run 5K (Sat. May 7, 2016 8:30 am - 11:30 am)
The 3rd annual Champaign Aruna Run 5K for Their Freedom will be held on Saturday, May 7th at 10am at the University of Illinois Arboretum. Registration on the day of the race will be 8:30am. This event will benefit the Aruna Project, an organization that brings and sustains freedom for the exploited in South Asia. The cost is $25 and registration is online. Please call or go online for more details.
Single Moms' Morning Out Volunteers (Sat. May 7, 2016 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)
First Christian Church Champaign, 3601 S. Staley Rd in Champaign, will host a Single Mom's Morning Out on Saturday, May 7th from 9am-1pm and are in need of volunteers to help out. 100+ volunteers are needed. No child care will also be offered for the volunteers for this event. For more details or to register as a volunteer please go online.
Bible Class presented (Wed. May 11, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
The Bible Education Center, Lincoln Square Mall in Urbana, will present the History of Jerusalem on Wednesday May 11th & 18th at 7pm. The class is free. Please cal, email or go online for details.
4th Anniversary Corriendo Con La Vision (Fri. May 13, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
El Shaddai Church, 2604 Curtis Rd in Champaign, will host the 4th Anniversary Corriendo Con La Vision Conference with Isreal Barreto on Friday & Saturday, May 13th & 14th at 7pm. For more information please call.
Not Your Average Joe 5K/5 Mile Race (Sat. May 14, 2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)
The 25th annual Human Kinetics Not Your Average Joe 5K/5Mile Race will take place on Saturday, May 14th at Crystal Lake Park in Urbana at 9am. All proceeds benefiting Crisis Nursery Programs and Services, the Transitional Initiatives and Men's Emergency Services (T.I.M.E.S) Center and the Courage Connection. The race features a 5K walk or run as well as a 5-mile run. Per person online preregistration (before April 15th) is $21 adults/$13 youth (18 or younger) with an event t-shirt. Online registration after April 15th is $23 adults/$15 youth with an event t-shirt. Participants may also register in person at Human Kinetics on Friday, May 13th from noon until 6pm or at Crystal Lake Park on race day from 7:30-8:45am. For more details please go online.
Joyful Noyz in concert (Sun. May 15, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Gibson City, IL
Joyful Noyz in concert on Sunday, May 15th at 10:45am & 6pm at First Baptist Church, 628 S. Church St in Gibson City. At 6pm there will be a meal provided. Please call or email for more details.
Fall Trip to Lancaster, Pennsylvania (Wed. May 18, 2016 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm)
Faith in Action of Piatt County is hosting a fall bus trip to Lancaster, PA September 18-24. Reservations for the trip must be made by Finalization of this trip will be made by May 18th. Please call, email or go online for reservations.
Homeschool Booksale (Sat. May 21, 2016 8:00 am - 11:30 am)
Christian Homeschool Connection will host the Annual Used Book Sale on Saturday May 21st from 8-11:30am at Stratford Park Bible Chapel, 2801 W Kirby Ave in Champaign. There is no charge to shop. Tables for selling can be reserved for $5 for a memeber and $10 for non members. Set up is Friday evening from 5-7pm. Please email for more information.
Benefit Garage Sale (Sat. May 21, 2016 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)
4Real Moms will host the 2nd Annual Garage Sale on Saturday, May 21st at 9am at Prairie Fields Park in Savoy. This event will benefit Courage Connection, a local shelter for homeless women and children. Opportunities range from volunteering, donating and more. Please call email or go online.
Chix in Training Bootcamp Orientation (Mon. May 23, 2016 5:00 am - 6:30 am)
Urbana Chix in Training will host Bootcamp Orientation on Monday, May 23rd at 5am at the First United Methodist Church, 304 S. Race St in Urbana. Women of all fitness levels are invited. Registration is online. The first class will start June 6th at 5am. Please call or email for more details.
Questapalooza (Mon. May 30, 2016 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm)
Quest Church, 2004 Philo Rd in Urbana, will host Questapalooza on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30th from 12-2pm. This is the Annual Family Festival with free food, music, games and more. Local Police and Fire Departments will host safety education for children. Please contact the church office for more details.
Promises Bible Study (Thu. Jun 2, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Bible Education Center, Lincoln Square Mall in Urbana, will host a Bible class Thursdays, June 2nd-30th at 7pm. The topic is Promises, Promises and the class is free. Please call, email or go online for more information.
City Wide Garage Sales (Fri. Jun 3, 2016 7:00 am - 4:00 pm)
The town of Paxton will host townwide Garage Sale on Friday & Saturday, June 3rd & 4th. Maps will be available at Casey's and Village Pantry in Paxton. For more information please email.
Playing it Safe! Family Safety Fair (Sat. Jun 4, 2016 9:30 am - 3:30 pm)
The Playing it Safe! Family Safety Fair will take place on Saturday, June 4th from 9:30am-2pm at the Champaign County Fairgrounds in Urbana. There will be child safety education, games, entertainment, child identification kits, prizes, inflatables and food. There is no cost to this event. For a complete list of participating agencies and topics, or to print a flyer for free transportation to and from the event please go online.
Moms Night Out (Sat. Jun 4, 2016 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm)
4Real Moms presents a Moms Night Out on Saturday, June 4th at 6:30pm at the I Hotel and Conference Center in Urbana. Topic for this evening is The Motherhood Race: Being Comfortable in Your Own Shoes. The cost for the evening is $15. Registration is online. Please call or go online for more details.
Tap In Leadership Academy (Mon. Jun 13, 2016 8:00 am - 3:30 pm)
The Tap In Leadership Academy Summer Enrichment Program will begin on Monday, June 13th from 8am-3:30pm at the Tap In Prep Academy, 1605 W. Kirby Ave in Champaign. This program is for children 4-6 years who have not attended Kindergarten. The cost is $700. Please call or go online for details.
Church Sports Camp (Mon. Jun 20, 2016 8:30 am - 2:30 pm)
Upper Room Bible Church, 455 W Orleans St in Paxton, will host a Sports Camp Monday-Wednesday, June 20th-22nd from 8:30am-2:30pm. The camp is open to children entering 5th-8th grades next school year and all ability levels are welcome. The cost of the camp is $30 per athlete. Registration and more information is online.