Event Calendar

Bye Bye Birdie

From 7:00PM to n/a

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

From 7:00PM to n/a

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 tbroeker@usd116.org

Woodcock Walk

From 7:00PM to 8:00PM

Join us in a search for the elusive wood snipe, AKA the American woodcock, as the males perform their amazing courtship display at dusk. A short presentation will be followed by a hike to look for the sky dancers. Meet at the Buffalo Trace Prairie parking lot on Rt. 47 / N. Lombard across the street from the Museum of the Grand Prairie. $2 per person; children 2 and under are FREE. Registration required; (217) 896-2455 or cwalsh@ccfpd.org. Buffalo Trace Prairie, Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve, 775 N. Lombard St., Mahomet, 7 – 8 p.m.

Prairie Skies

From 7:00PM to 8:00PM

A live-narrated tour of the wonders of tonight's sky, accompanied by some of the legendary stories of the ancient sky. Find out what constellations and planets are visible tonight from your backyard. This show is updated seasonally and is intended for all ages. Our winter show gives way to spring on March 21. Tickets are $5 adults; $4 students, seniors, & kids, all sold at the door. Fridays through June 14 at the William M Staerkel Planetarium.