Here’s something different for your morning walk: head over to Bloomington for an active senior tour at the Miller Park Zoo. Active Senior Tours will make their 2021 debut at Miller Park Zoo in April. The tours happen each month on the second Wednesday of each month, and are targeted towards those 55+. Tours being […]
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KRANNERT CENTER PRESENTS SCOTT SILVEN’S THE JOURNEY, Feb. 2-7 Missing the feeling of a live event, and sharing that experience with friends? Although the doors of Krannert Center for the Performing Arts remain closed, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign’s arts center has has joined co-commissioners from around the globe to support and present a new work […]
Gardening in the Air is a virtual 18-session series about winter gardening activities, wildlife, food and nutrition, design, vegetables, fruits and herbs, and houseplants.
A free, virtual workshop that will introduce attendees to the importance of preserving fragile family books, papers, and photographs.
Bolstered by a training program, volunteers can become Money Mentors as part of a University of Illinois Extension program.
The Museum of the Grand Prairie’s 14th annual Lincoln Speaker series continues with a focus on the influential and complicated role of women in the fight for the abolition of slavery, as well as their own struggle in the right to vote.
The coronavirus pandemic shuttered some of Champaign-Urbana’s museums for a bit, but most are accepting in-person visitors now and at least one has special hours devoted to seniors.
Numerous topics about the pandemic will be covered in a weekly online course through Dec. 13.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Illinois is accepting memberships for its 2020 fall classes, all of which will be conducted via Zoom because of the coronavirus pandemic.
“We Got Next,” a series of conversations with Black artists about their work and how they address issues of race and inclusion, will launch a Black Arts Initiative by the College of Fine and Applied Arts.