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a community driven website and mobile app about the arts, culture, and history of Champaign-Urbana
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ExploreCU Jul 19
Bring the kids to Lake House in Crystal Lake Park tomorrow from 12-2 pm for "All Around This World" interactive music program! More info from and here:
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ExploreCU Jul 17
was started in 2007 and is Champaign-Urbana's culture magazine. Stories are written by “community contributors that range widely in age and background due to the transient Champaign-Urbana population.“
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ExploreCU Jul 15
is hosting a new film series highlighting films set in Illinois! Check out "Stories from the City, Stories from the State: An Illinois Filmmaker Showcase". For more info:
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ExploreCU Jul 14
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ExploreCU Jul 12
Art at the Market! Yet another reason to check out the Urbana's Market at the Square this Saturday! Learn and view Mexican folk art craft! Info here:
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ExploreCU Jul 10
The Champaign-Urbana Courier, originally the Champaign County Herald, published from 1877 to 1979. You might know the Courier Cafe! Well the cafe is the former location of the Champaign-Urbana Courier office! Check out , and to learn more!
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ExploreCU Jul 8
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Oops! *Sunday! Guess we want one more weekend day! 😅
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ExploreCU Jul 8
Ahh, hope y'all are having a great weekend and a relaxing Saturday!
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ExploreCU Jul 5
Gaze at the beautiful night sky this Saturday! Join the Champaign-Urbana Astronomical Society at North Waterfowl Management Area for a night of stargazing! Info here:
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ExploreCU Jul 3
has been the University of Illinois’ independent student newspaper since 1871! Due to a storm in 1977,Daily Illini failed to publish on December 10th. Learn more here about the Daily Illini here:
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ExploreCU Jul 3
Check out our Facebook page for our July theme!
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ExploreCU Jul 1
With the Fourth of July approaching, make sure to check out upcoming events in Champaign County at here:
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ExploreCU Jun 28
While you're on or near campus, stop by the to see Summer Exhibition “Art + Books”! Explore artists’ books, prints, and tarot cards. It'll be on display until Aug. 15th!
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ExploreCU Jun 26
Native Illinois plants mainly consisted of grasses and wildflowers. Learn how to identify native Illinois plants, benefits of native plants and how you can incorporate them into your local landscaping here:
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ExploreCU Jun 24
Do you love full moons and hiking? has Full Moon Hikes and the next one is this upcoming Wednesday! Info here:
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ExploreCU Jun 21
Spend the weekend outside by going to the Urbana's Market at the Square on Saturday! Great produce, flowers, homemade goodies and more! Info here:
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ExploreCU Jun 19
CU and surrounding area was once all prairie. Prairie is a diverse grassland community made up of grasses and can see remenaces of restored prairie in Meadowbrook Park and . Info about prescribed burns here:
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ExploreCU Jun 17
Why do bananas use sunscreen? Answer: Because they peel!
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ExploreCU Jun 17
Why do bananas use sunscreen? Watch for an answer at 6 pm!
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Krannert Art Museum Jun 13
Area families! Have you discovered the University of Illinois Pollinatarium, off Windsor between Lincoln and Race in Urbana? The Bee-zaar is a perfect way to discover it with your bug-loving kids!
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