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Events for June/July by Carletta

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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.
10:30am – 11:30am - Snack 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.
1:00pm – 3:00pm -  Lunch 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.
 
 
Monday, June 4 – Thursday, June 28 – Free Breakfast and Lunch
9:00am – 9:15am – Breakfast served at Urbana High School.
11:45am – 12noon – Lunch served at Urbana High School.
 
Monday, June 4 – Tuesday, July 3 – Free Breakfast and Lunch
9:10am – 9:30am – Breakfast served at Urbana Middle School.
12:15pm – 12:30pm – Lunch served at Urbana Middle School.
 
Monday, June 4 – Friday, July 13 – Free Breakfast and Lunch

7:30am – 8:00am – Breakfast served at Stratton Elementary School (902 N. Randolph, Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger. Enter through the northeast door.  Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
12noon – 1:00pm – Lunch served at Stratton Elementary School (902 N. Randolph, Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger. Enter through the northeast door.  Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
 
Monday, June 4 – Friday, July 20 – Free Breakfast

8:15am – 9:15am – Breakfast served at Central High School (610 W. University, Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger. Enter through the gated area off New Street, down the ramp to the cafeteria.  Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
 
Monday, June 4 – Friday, July 27 – Free Breakfast and Lunch

8:00am – 9:00am – Breakfast served at the Don Moyer Boys and Girls Club (201 E. Park St., Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger.  Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
11:00am – 1:00pm – Lunch served at the Don Moyer Boys and Girls Club (201 E. Park St., Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger. Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
 
Monday, June 4 – Friday, August 3 – Free Breakfast and Lunch
7:30am – 8:00am - Breakfast served at Douglass Center (512 E. Grove St., Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger.  Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
11:30am – 12:30pm – Lunch served at Douglass Center (512 E. Grove St., Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger.  Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
 
 
Monday, June 11 – Friday, June 15 – Vacation Bible School

5:30pm – 8:00pm - Bethel A.M.E. Church
6:00pm – 8:00pm - Jericho Missionary Baptist Church
6:00pm – 8:00pm - Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church
 
Monday, June 11 – Saturday, June 16
9:00am – 12noon – Mo’Betta Music’s Developing Artists’ Camp features small group lessons in guitar, winds, strings, and keyboard for students with less than two years playing experience.  Camp registration fee is $125.00 (some scholarships are available).  Contact Nathaniel Banks at nathlbanks@gmail.com for more information.
 
Monday,  June 11 – Friday,  July 20 – Free Breakfast and Lunch

7:30am – 8:00am –Breakfast served at Academic Academy (815 N. Randolph St., Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger. Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
11:30am – 12:30pm – Lunch served at Academic Academy (815 N. Randolph St., Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger. Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
 
Monday,  June 11 – Friday,  July 20

Canaan Academy Summer Enrichment Program (for Pre-K - Grade 5).  For more information, email Principal Bryant Tatum at jaytatum@canaanacademy.org, call 217-367-6590 or go to the Academy office at 207 N. Central, Urbana.
 
Monday, June 11 – Friday, August 3

7:45am – 8:45am – Breakfast served at Garden Hills Elementary School (2001 Garden Hills Dr., Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger. Closed on Wednesday, July 4.  Enter through the north cafeteria doors.
11:00am – 12:30pm – Lunch served at Garden Hills Elementary School (2001 Garden Hills Dr., Ch.) for youth up to 18 years old. Lunch ends at 12 noon on Monday, June 11.  Enter through the north cafeteria doors.  Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
 
Monday, June 11
6:00pm – 8:00pm - Going On Against Life's Struggles (GOALS) is having its 2nd Annual Career Fair at the Champaign Public Library in Robeson Rooms A & B.  Dinner for teen parents starting at 6 pm and after dinner the teen parents will have the opportunity to go around and speak with the professionals regarding their profession. There will be Graphic Designers, Chemists, Head Start Professionals, Hair Stylists, Military Personnel, Teachers, CNAs, Nurses and many more.  Attached is a copy of the flier. For more information, to reserve a childcare spot and/or RSVP for the career fair and/or dinner, call 217-979-0201.*
7:00pm – Urbana City Council Meeting
 
Tuesday, June 12 – Friday, July 13 – Free Breakfast and Lunch  - No Mondays
8:15am – 8:45am - Breakfast served at Bottenfield Elementary School (1801 S. Prospect, Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger. Only Tuesdays – Fridays – NO MONDAYS.   Enter through the gym door.  Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
11:15am – 11:45am – Lunch served at Bottenfield Elementary School (1801 S. Prospect, Ch.) for youth 18 years old and younger. Only Tuesdays – Fridays – NO MONDAYS.   Enter through the gym door.  Closed on Wednesday, July 4.
 
Tuesday, June 12
7:00pm – Champaign City Council Meeting - Study Session
 
Wednesday, June 13

5:30pm – Urbana Human Relations Meeting
 
Thursday, June 14
3:00pm – 7:00pm – North First Street Farmers’ Market (located in the parking lot on 1st Street, just north of University Ave., Ch.).    For more information, call 217-840-1387 or email north1st.farmersmarket@gmail.com.*
 
Friday, June 15
6:00pm – 10:00pm - Daily Bread Soup Kitchen Annual Benefit Party & Fundraiser at Alto Vineyards (4210 N. Duncan Rd., Ch.).  Dinner served at 6:00pm with dancing under the stars with Candy Foster and Shades of Blue Band starting at 7:00pm.  Donation: $25.00.  Contact Audrey Johnson at 217-356-7474 for more information or to buy tickets.  Go to www.dailybreadsoupkitchen.com for Daily Bread Soup Kitchen information.*
 
Saturday, June 16

7:00am – 12noon – Urbana’s (Farmers’) Market At the (Lincoln) Square (Mall)
8:00am – 10:00am – Listen LIVE to Higher Ground on WEFT/90.1FM Radio or on-line at WEFT.org, hosted by Aaron & Carol Ammons.  Listen in and/or call in to 217-359-5483 or 217-359-6545 for comments and/or questions.
9:00am – 10:30am - 1000 Families Praying in the Park!! (Douglass Park at 5th and Grove Streets, Ch.).  For more information, contact Herbert Burnett at (915)276-0045, Reggie Jones (217)390-1019 or Vince Elam (217)766-6464.
10:00am – 12noon – St. Luke C.M.E. Church Food Pantry – 809 N. Fifth St., Ch.
12noon – 4:00pm –  Champaign Public Library and the Champaign Park District’s Juneteenth Celebration at Douglass Park (5th & Grove Streets, Ch.).  Activities, performances, and more.  For more information:  www.champaign.org.  FREE
12:30pm – Third Annual Customer, Community and Fathers’ Day Celebration hosted by Rose & Taylor Barber & Beauty Shop (124 N. First St., Ch.).  Food, games, vendors, face painting, music, dominos/cards.  For more information or to enter 2nd Annual BBQ Contest, call 217-398-9689, go to www.roseandtaylor.com or email at roseandtaylor@hotmail.com.  Scholarship participants will be chosen at this event.*
7:00pm – “Saturday Night Live” 3rd Saturday Worship Service at Kingdom Connection Outreach Center (801 Killarney, Urbana).
8:00pm - American Legion Post 559 presents “Grown Folks’ Groove” with Special Guest Delivery Point Band and Javon Watson.  For more info, contact Manager Robert Sallee or Commander Charles Bond at 217-398-4227.  Cover charge: $8.00.*
9:00pm – 30 & Over Jazz Saturdays in the new addition of the Arrowhead Bowling Lanes (1401 N. McKinley, Ch.).  Grown Folks Affair (for those 30 and older).  DJ Master Blaster playing R & B, Old School, Jazz and Steppin’ Music.  Cost: $5.00.*
 
Sunday, June 17 – Happy Fathers’ Day
 
Sunday, June 17 – Happy Fathers’ Day
2:30pm – 5:00pm - Free Community Feast with Our Father at Douglass Park on Father’s Day, in the park and inside the Douglass Annex, sponsored by Sunday Action.  Register at http://sundayaction.eventbrite.com or call 217-232-1969.*
 
 
Monday, June 18 – Friday, June 22 – Vacation Bible School
6:00pm – 8:00pm – Salem Baptist Church
6:00pm – 8:00pm – St. Luke C.M.E. Church
 
Monday, June 18
7:00pm – Urbana City Council Meeting
 
Tuesday, June 19
7:00pm – Champaign City Council Meeting
7:30pm – Urbana School District #116 Board Meeting – Study Session
 
Thursday, June 21
3:00pm – 7:00pm – North First Street Farmers’ Market (located in the parking lot on 1st Street, just north of University Ave., Ch.).    For more information, call 217-840-1387 or email north1st.farmersmarket@gmail.com.*
5:00pm – 7:30pm – Wesley Evening Food Pantry Distribution at 1203 W. Green St., Urbana.  Email info@wesleypantry.org for information or volunteer opportunities.
7:00pm – Champaign County Board Meeting
 
Friday, June 22
– Sunday, June 24 – Taste of CU in Westside Park
 
Saturday, June 23
7:00am – 12noon – Urbana’s (Farmers’) Market At the (Lincoln) Square (Mall)
9:00pm – 30 & Over Jazz Saturdays in the new addition of the Arrowhead Bowling Lanes (1401 N. McKinley, Ch.).  Grown Folks Affair (for those 30 and older).  DJ Master Blaster playing R & B, Old School, Jazz and Steppin’ Music.  Cost: $5.00.*
 
Sunday, June 24
3:00pm – Bethel A.M.E. Church Annual Men’s Day.  Guest Speaker:  Champaign Police Chief Anthony Cobb.
3:30pm – New Life Choir Annual Day at St. Luke C.M.E. Church featuring Pastor Deron Johnson of Calvary C.M.E. Church in Pasadena, CA.
 
Monday, June 25
7:00pm – Urbana City Council Meeting
 
Tuesday, June 26
12noon – U of I Women’s Basketball/Courtsiders’ Golf Outing at the Urbana Country Club.  Meet Coach Matt Bollant and his staff.  Hole sponsorships are $100.00; entry fee per golfer is $100.00 which includes a box lunch, goodie bag, green fees golf cart rental and dinner.  Non-golfers - $20.00 for dinner and auction at 5:00pm. For more information, contact Dave Chestnut at kiwaniandave@aol.com.
7:00pm – Champaign City Council Meeting - Study Session
 
Wednesday, June 27 – Friday, June 29
7:00pm - City Wide Revival sponsored by the Ministerial Alliance of the Church of the Apostolic Authority (400 W. Bradley, Ch.).
 
Thursday, June 28

3:00pm – 7:00pm – North First Street Farmers’ Market (located in the parking lot on 1st Street, just north of University Ave., Ch.).  For more information, call 217-840-1387 or email north1st.farmersmarket@gmail.com.*
 
Friday, June 29

1:00pm - Champaign Central Football  Booster Club Golf Outing..  $10,000 Hole–in-One contest.  Complete the registration form on facebook at  https://www.facebook.com/events/355770797793458 and fax to 217-351-4255.*
 
Saturday, June 30
7:00am – 12noon – Urbana’s (Farmers’) Market At the (Lincoln) Square (Mall)
8:00am – 10:00am – Listen LIVE to Higher Ground on WEFT/90.1FM Radio or on-line at WEFT.org, hosted by Aaron & Carol Ammons.  Listen in and/or call in to 217-359-5483 or 217-359-6545 for comments and/or questions.
9:00am – 12noon – Church of the Living God presents The Love Clinic at the TLC Annex (310 E. Bradley.  Cholesterol & diabetes screenings, health assessment survey, temporary prescription refills (bring medication bottles/no pain medication).  For more information, call 359-6920.
1:00pm – “Young Women of Strength and Beauty Luncheon” at New Generation Christian Fellowship Church.  Wear pink for unity if you are attending.  Please RSVP for lunch count.  Sister Courtney McDowell will be the speaker with an open panel for questions.  All ladies age 15 and older are invited.  FREE but freewill offering accepted and you must RSVP to angelawilson480@gmail.com.  
9:00pm – 30 & Over Jazz Saturdays in the new addition of the Arrowhead Bowling Lanes (1401 N. McKinley, Ch.).  Grown Folks Affair (for those 30 and older).  DJ Master Blaster playing R & B, Old School, Jazz and Steppin’ Music.  Cost: $5.00.*
 
Monday, July 2

5:30pm – Champaign Human Relations Commission Meeting
7:00pm – Urbana City Council Meeting
 
Tuesday, July 3
7:00pm – Champaign City Council Meeting
 
Wednesday, July 4 – Fourth of July
1:05pm –Fourth of July Freedom Celebration Parade
DUSK – Fourth of July Freedom Celebration Fireworks at Parkland College
 
Thursday, July 5
3:00pm – 7:00pm – North First Street Farmers’ Market (located in the parking lot on 1st Street, just north of University Ave., Ch.).    For more information, call 217-840-1387 or email north1st.farmersmarket@gmail.com.*
7:15pm – Champaign County NAACP Meeting at the Champaign Public Library, Robeson Pavilion Room B.
 
Friday, July 6
9:00pm - FIRST FRIDAYS at Arrowhead Lanes (1401 N. McKinley, Ch.).  $8.00 admission.  FREE FOOD from 9:30pm - 10:30pm.* 
 
Saturday, July 7
7:00am – 12noon – Urbana’s (Farmers’) Market At the (Lincoln) Square (Mall)
9:00pm – 30 & Over Jazz Saturdays in the new addition of the Arrowhead Bowling Lanes (1401 N. McKinley, Ch.).  Grown Folks Affair (for those 30 and older).  DJ Master Blaster playing R & B, Old School, Jazz and Steppin’ Music.  Cost: $5.00.*
 
Sunday, July 8 – Thursday, July 12
TBA – Fellowship Baptist District Association Annual Session at Mt. Olive Baptist Church
 
Monday, July 9 – Guess Who is 50 today - MAE?
7:00pm – Urbana City Council Meeting
 
Tuesday, July 10
7:00pm – Champaign City Council Meeting - Study Session
 
Wednesday, July 11
5:30pm – Urbana Human Relations Commission Meeting
 
Thursday, July 12

3:00pm – 7:00pm – North First Street Farmers’ Market (located in the parking lot on 1st Street, just north of University Ave., Ch.).  LINK card and WIC coupons accepted, and up to $20.00 of produce for only $10.00.  For more information, call 217-840-1387 or email north1st.farmersmarket@gmail.com.*
 
Friday, July 13 - 50? 50!
 
Saturday, July 14
7:00am – 12noon – Urbana’s (Farmers’) Market At the (Lincoln) Square (Mall)
7:00pm - Second Saturday Men Choirs’ Fellowship – Location to be determined
9:00pm –30 & Over Jazz Saturdays in the new addition of the Arrowhead Bowling Lanes (1401 N. McKinley, Ch.).  Grown Folks Affair (for those 30 and older).  DJ Master Blaster playing R & B, Old School, Jazz and Steppin’ Music.  Cost:  $5.00.*
 

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