SBDC Webinar – Google Business Webinar – 02/ 7

Explore how to use Google Business Profile (formally Google My Business), a free tool from Google to optimize your presence online. This workshop will cover the best tips, tricks, and best practices for driving customer engagement. Control what information customers see when they search for your business, respond to reviews, view customer insights, and much …

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Love Fest @ City View – 02/11

CityView Banquet Center (Illinois Terminal Building) 45 E. University Ave., Champaign, IL

Last year's Love Fest was such a rousing success that Uniting Pride of Champaign County  just had to bring it back again! This year’s program will be on February 11 at City View and will feature delicious appetizers, dessert, and drinks from Dish Passionate Cuisine. It will include an incredible show filled with music, drag, …

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Sweets, Treats, and Lattes

Champaign Center Partnership 301 N. Neil St., Champaign, IL

Explore a wide selection of desserts and beverage items in Champaign’s downtown, midtown, and campustown! Our inaugural Sweets, Treats, and Lattes promotion runs Feb. 13-19 and features the best baked goods, caffeinated beverages, and bubble tea spots in the Champaign Center Partnership. Indulge in these featured items for a chance to win prizes!

CCP After Hours Social @ Martinelli’s Market

Martinelli's Market 500C N Walnut Street, Champaign, IL

The Champaign Center Partnership invites the Champaign Center business community to join us for our first After Hours Social of the season at Martinelli's Market! Come downtown to enjoy lively conversation, refreshments, and one drink on us.

Complimentary food and one drink voucher included for CCP Members & Supporters only. Cash bar for guests. Not a member? Become one! Join the Partnership. Visit www.champaigncenter.com/join/ for details.

Healing Frequencies @ Planted CU – 02/15

Planted CU 16 E Washington, Champaign, IL

Feeling out of Balance? Join us for another Sound Bath & Guided Meditation to help you feel centered and grounded through deep relaxation.

$40

Alexander Bowman and His 1858 Map of West Urbana @ CCHM – 02/16

Champaign County History Museum 102 E University, Chamaign, IL

Three decades after the founding of Champaign County, Alexander Bowman was working as an architect and surveyor in West Urbana at the height of a huge population boom. He'd come from New York several years earlier to change his fortunes and had already made one map of the community. Now in 1863, he would create …

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That’s What She Said @ The Virginia Theatre – 02/25

The Virginia Theatre 203 W. Park Avenue, Champaign, IL

That's What She Said is a one-night live event that raises women's voices through the power of storytelling. Join us in celebrating 10 years of women supporting women by sharing intimate, personal stories! Our TWSS23 Speakers are: --Sandra Ahten --Roaa Al-Heeti --Heidi Esther --Nicole Frydman --Adi Puckett --Shandra Summerville --Susan Toalson McGinty --Tessa Turner Stadnik …

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$40

How a List Became a Movement – Krannert Art Museum- 03/02

Krannert Art Museum 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL

Public Lecture by Clare Croft, Associate Professor of American Culture at the University of Michigan In queer spaces, we often use a list of letters to signal coalitional possibility. What does a list make possible? In this talk, I draw on the virtuosic listmaking deployed by dance critic and lesbian feminist activist Jill Johnston to …

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Kelli Morgan: Art, Whiteness and Empire: How We Got Here – Krannert Art Museum- 03/09

Krannert Art Museum 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL

Join us for a talk by Dr. Kelli Morgan, Professor of the Practice and inaugural Director of Curatorial Studies at Tufts University, presented as part of the Black on Black on Black on Black exhibition. In this lecture, Dr. Kelli Morgan examines the history of art collecting and the art museum by centering both squarely …

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