Starting a Small Business Workshop
The Starting a Small Business workshop provides an overview of the steps needed to open a business. The course includes help with defining your business, conducting an analysis of the competition, marketing, understanding cash flow, as well as numerous tips to be successful in a small business startup. A workbook is provided. All workshops are held at the Champaign County Chamber of Commerce, 303 West Kirby Avenue, Champaign, IL 61820 (next to Jarling's Custard Cup). Cost per workshop is $25. For more East Central Illinois SCORE information or to register for workshops,log on to eci-score.org or call 217-359-1791. Email questions to email@example.com.
Livers of the Rivers: Freshwater Mussels of IL
How is a mollusk like a liver? Itâ€™s no riddle â€“ freshwater mussels are living filters that help to clean our waters and play many vital roles in a healthy ecosystem. Their unique life histories are bizarre and incredible, but their populations are declining at alarming rates. Guest presenter Alison Stodola, Mussel Field Biologist for the Illinois Natural History Survey, will guide our exploration into the secret lives of these fascinating and understated animals. $2 per person. Registration required; (217) 896-2455 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Salt Fork Center, Homer Lake Forest Preserve, 2573 S Homer Lake Rd. Homer, 6 â€“ 7 p.m.
Bye Bye Birdie
St. Thomas More musical "Bye Bye Birdie" at the High School of St. Thomas More located at 3901 N. Mattis Ave in Champaign. Doors open at 6:30pm, tickets are $7-$10 with children under 5 with free admission. For more information call 819-5721
Disney's Beauty and the Beast
Urbana High School Theatre presents Disney's Beauty and the Beast at the Urbana High School's Cobb Auditorium located at 1002 S. Race St. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children under 12. For more information, contact email@example.com
Sudden Sound Concert Series
Thursday, March 13 at 7:30 pm Krannert Art Museum will present a Sudden Sound Concert featuring the NGO Nakatani Gong Orchestra. The Sudden Sound Concert series presents leading artists in the fields of improvised music and the jazz avant-garde, establishing the museum as a destination for enthusiasts of today's most progressive music from the U.S. and abroad. For more information visit kam.illinois.edu
Every other Thursday Night Champaign-Urbana Comedy allows you a chance to get on stage and try your hand at Stand Up Comedy. Perform along side feature acts from Comedy Clubs across the Midwest, as well as local performers and even first timers (that could be you!) Only so many spots a show, so sign ups are done in advance. This is an Open Mic, so anyone can sign up. Want to get on stage and tell some jokes or a funny story? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to find out availability. For more information visit www.theclarkbar.com/