Friday, February 13, 2015 - 6:00pm
Insitute 4 Creativity, 111 S. Walnut St (2nd floor), Champaign, IL

Join us for a Friday the 13th Happy Hour with an Opening Reception for a photography exhibit by talented naturalist and photographer Lance Merry (www.

Enjoy a photographic journey examining natural treasures off the beaten path. Within this 30+ image exhibit, you can dive underwater to witness fish interactions rarely seen, wade through bogs to see the best of orchid flora, and discover the complicated lives of salamanders. The exhibit will run through the end of the month.

Free admission. All ages.
Beverages will be available for donation.

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts is located at 500 South Goodwin Avenue in Urbana, IL

The public is cordially invited to attend the Orpheum Wine Gala presented by Art Mart to be held on Friday, January 30th at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana, IL from 5pm-8pm. Cozy up with the warmth of good friends, spectacular surroundings, and samplings from a variety of vendors representing select vineyards from around the world. $20 for general admission gets you access to all samplings and a commemorative wine glass.

The Krannert Center for the Performing Arts is located at 500 South Goodwin Avenue in Urbana, IL. More information is available online at, or by calling (217) 352-5895. You can purchase your tickets at the Orpheum, Art Mart, by calling (217) 352-5895, or online at All proceeds including a percentage of wine sales directly benefit our community through funding programs at the Orpheum Children’s Science Museum. Must be 21 years or older to enter.

Friday, January 23, 2015 - 7:00pm
Centennial High School

Friday, January 23rd—7:00 pm
Saturday, January 24th—10:30 am & 2:00 pm
Sunday, January 25th—2:00 pm

Centennial High School
Aldridge Auditorium
913 S. Crescent Drive, Champaign

Pre-Sale Tickets will be on sale
December 2, 2014 through January 21, 2015 at:
America’s Best Contacts & Eyeglasses
located next to Target in Champaign

Schnucks Supermarket locations in
Champaign, Urbana, and Savoy
Groups of 10 or more may reserve seating/tickets by completing a Group
Reservation form, available only on our website:
The deadline for receipt of these forms is Jan 21, 2015.

C-U Junior Woman’s Club is a not-for-profit organization. Proceeds from this event will support various community agencies & projects in Champaign County. For information, call 217-353-5005.

Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 7:30pm
Unitarian Universalist Church, 309 W. Green, Urbana, IL

This storytelling concert is a benefit for the Daily Bread Soup Kitchen. $10 suggested donation. Tellers: Elaine Bearden, Camille Born, Kath Brinkmann, Linda Dust, Dan Keding, Judy Reynolds, Sue Searing, and Kim Sheahan. Co-sponsored by the Social Action Committee of the Unitarian Universalist Church. For more information, contact Kim Sheahan at

Saturday, December 6, 2014 (All day) to Sunday, December 21, 2014 (All day)
346 N. Neil, Champaign, IL

Orpheum Children’s Science Museum
Snow Globe 2014
Opening Night: Nov 29, after The Parade of Lights from about 7:00-9:00pm.
Come join us for some holiday fun during our annual Snow Globe Event! Warm up with us following the annual Parade of Lights Celebration at our Opening Night! Parade attendees and the public are invited to join us in our theatre for opening night festivities such as a visit from Santa in addition to our Snow Globe wonderland! Admission is FREE for Orpheum Members and $5 for Non-Orpheum members.

December 6th, 13th, 20th from 1:00-5:00pm
Can't make it opening night? Come join us for some holiday fun the first three Saturdays in December! Our theatre will be transformed into a winter wonderland featuring: sledding, ice fishing, a photo booth, crafts galore, and winter-themed science activities every Snow Globe Saturday.
Admission is $6 for Orpheum Members and $8 for Non-Orpheum members, or a family 4-pack for $28. Watch for updates on our website ( and Facebook!

Any questions feel free to call at (217) 352-5895 or email at


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