This weekend brings many of us the start of spring break and we’re ready to have some fun
Unplug the chromebooks, hang up the backpacks and let’s get ready to kick off spring break for Champaign-Urbana area families
Whatever school is looking like for your family currently, it’s time to take a break… spring break! And unlike the uncertainty of last year’s spring break, we’re planning on having some fun for 2021 spring break in Champaign-Urbana. When you’re looking for things to do as a family while you “break” in town this week, we have a whole list of options for you… more than fifty of them! Click here to read about 50+ things to do over spring break in Champaign-Urbana, including what is open and what is closed, and see if any of them surprise you!
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Featured Event – Facebook Live Chat with Carle: Pregnancy and Covid
Thursday, March 11, 8-9 p.m. on Facebook
We also discuss ways we, as a community, can support our friends and family who are expecting.
Dr. Dillard is a legend in the Champaign-Urbana area. She specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology and is always recommended when we ask our readers about their pregnancy experience. Find the event on Facebook here.
Don’t forget Daylight Savings Time this weekend – and set your clocks ahead one hour before bed on Saturday!
A few events to check out this weekend
Our event calendar is full of exciting community events for your family to enjoy. You’ll find virtual events, in-person events and some events where you’ll drive through for supplies and join a virtual experience to put them to use! There is something for everyone and we’re so grateful to our community for bringing us so many creative options.
Friday, March 12, 2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A Shamrockin' Light Walk
at Allerton Park and Retreat Center, Monticello IL
I-Power offers safe, private, super-fun birthday parties for kids! Check out their options for preschool, school age, ninja, and themed parties.
Champaign-Urbana Little League is back – and Registration is still open! After being closed in 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic, Little League will resume this summer.
Kids aged 5-13 can play! They have 5 divisions:
- 4-5 years old (Champaign only) t-ball division
- Ages 6-8 Peanut division (Machine Pitch)
- Ages 9-10 Farm division (Player Pitch)
- Ages 11-12 Suited division (Player Pitch)
- Age 13 -13U division (new this year)
Practice will begin March 29th and games on April 19th. There are four leagues: Champaign East, Champaign West, First String and Urbana. Which league you are in depends on little league boundaries. Registration information is available at CULittleLeague.com. Participants will be following state and local health department Covid-19 guidelines.
For more events, as always, check our Champaign-Urbana family-friendly events calendar, presented by CIBM Bank.