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Out and About

This group is a collection of events and happenings around Central Illinois that get you involved in your community. Each post should include a detailed description and a link or contact information.

Events for June/July by Carletta

It’s Going On!  What’s Going On?
Champaign-Urbana Area Events/Meetings
*= Flyer/Information Available Upon Request (carlettadonaldson0713@gmail.com)
**Deadline to submit events for June 18? Wednesday, June 13, 2012**
**Deadline to submit events for July 2, 2012?  Wednesday, June 27, 2012**
 
Now – Tuesday, August 21 - Free Breakfast, Snack and Lunch
8:30am – 10:30am – Breakfast served at the Champaign Urbana Public Health District (201 W. Kenyon Rd., Ch., off North Neil St., headed towards Market Place Mall just before Interstate 74).  There may be games, arts and crafts activities during the meal times with the most participation.

Events for May by Carletta Donaldson

Below find the May 21st "It's Going On! What's Going On?" bi-weekly update through June 3.  The deadline to submit events/meetings for the June 4 update is Wednesday, May 30.  A reminder:  "Shared Knowledge is Power" (Brother Hub) so share this email update with others.  Memorial Day is May 28 - "We remember and we will not forget."  Be Blessed!.

Events for April by Carletta Donaldson

Events this month from Carletta J. Donaldson. Deadilne to submit events for May is May 7. Contact her at carlettadonaldson0713@gmail.com

ALL WEEK through Friday, April 13 - 6th Grade Registration for Stratton & Washington 5th Grade students at Family Information Center (1103 N. Neil St., Ch.).

Events by Carletta Donaldson for March 12 - March 24

Events this week from Carletta J. Donaldson. Contact her at carlettadonaldson0713@gmail.com

Monday, March 12

5:30pm – 7:30pm – FREE VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE (VITA) at Salem Baptist Church (500 E. Church St., C.).  Monday, Friday & Saturday through April 21.

6:00pm - Champaign Unit 4 School Board Meeting

7:00pm – Urbana City Council Meeting

 

Tuesday, March 13

LAST DAY - Grace Period Voting at the Brookens Building (1776 E. Washington, U.) for those who need to register to vote and/or change their name or address.*

Events this week by Carletta

Events this week from Carletta J. Donaldson. Contact her at carlettadonaldson0713@gmail.com

Monday, February 13

ALL DAY – NAAPID (National African American Parent Involvement Day) –Check area schools’ events for the day.  And be there!  You don’t have a child/school to visit?  Visit Booker T. Washington STEM Academy to read to and/or with a child OR visit a child at Urbana High School.  Urbana Middle School will have an evening program   The Youth need YOU!  NOT JUST TODAY, BUT EVERYDAY!*

Events for week of Jan. 9 by Carletta Donaldson

Events this week from Carletta J. Donaldson. Contact her at carlettadonaldson0713@gmail.com

Monday

UC2B Neighborhoods meeting

November/December events by Carletta

Below is a list of upcoming community events and important dates for November, December and January.  Submit your event to Carletta Donaldson at cjdonald713@yahoo.com

Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Community Celebration Choir Rehearsals at Salem Baptist Church (500 E. Park St., Champaign) at 2:00 p.m. on the following Saturdays:  December 3, 10, and 17; January 7 and 14. The Community Celebration will be at 5:00pm on Sunday, January 15, 2012 at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts located at 500 S. Goodwin, Urbana.

October Events by Carletta

Champaign-Urbana Area Events/Meetings
*= Flyer/Information Available Upon Request (cjdonald713@yahoo.com)

eBlack C-U Community Technology News: Oct. 4

This e-mail contains some news and updates on community technology in Champaign-Urbana. Please send news items to nlenstr2@illinois.edu for distribution.

1. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Epsilon Epsilon Omega Chapter Present Workshop on Microsoft Office Basics at Champaign Public Library - Friday, October 7

2. Central Illinois Broadband Summit - October 12

3. Volo and Parkland offer refurbished computers for $125

4. Digital Divide Lecture Series - Fall 2011

eBlack C-U Community Technology News: Sept. 26

This e-mail contains some news and updates on public computing in
Champaign-Urbana. Please send news items to nlenstr2@illinois.edu for
distribution.

1. UC2B Employment Opportunities and Assistance Filling out
Applications - Monday, September 26 and Tuesday, September 27

2. 4th Annual Digital Divide Lecture Series: Open to all!

3. Unity in Action Magazine re-launch October 15

4. Free Digital Community Newsletter from Carletta Donaldson

5. UC-IMC Public Hours

6. Douglass Branch Library Launches Week-Nightly Computer Help Desk

7. Volo and Parkland offer refurbished computers for $125