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Winter Break Day Camp

Winter Break Day Camp

2017-01-02 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Decatur Indoor Sports Center (DISC)

When school is not in session, youth ages 5-14 enjoy rock climbing, volleyball, basketball, soccer, and great field trips! For a list of field trip locations, visit www.decatur-parks.org.

January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-02 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Monday Night Fun Run

Monday Night Fun Run

2017-01-02 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fleet Feet Sports

1- and 3-mile fun run/walk. Visibility gear required.

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Winter Break Day Camp

Winter Break Day Camp

2017-01-03 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Decatur Indoor Sports Center (DISC)

When school is not in session, youth ages 5-14 enjoy rock climbing, volleyball, basketball, soccer, and great field trips! For a list of field trip locations, visit www.decatur-parks.org.

January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-03 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Read, Play, Learn Playgroup

Read, Play, Learn Playgroup

2017-01-03 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Barclay Public Library

Unstructured playgroup for 2-5 year olds. Bring your little ones to enjoy our games, toys, and books!

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Chamber Business Breakfast

Chamber Business Breakfast

2017-01-04 7:00 am - 8:00 am
The Decatur Club

January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-04 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Exercise

Exercise

2017-01-04 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Maroa Public Library

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-05 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Storytime

Storytime

2017-01-05 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Maroa Public Library

Baby Talk Times

Baby Talk Times

2017-01-05 10:00 am - 11:00 am
DPL: Children’s Auditorium

Babies, toddlers and their parents/caregivers meet with a Baby TALK teacher for parenting conversations, playtime, stories, fingerplays & songs. (Birth to 3)

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-06 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Exercise

Exercise

2017-01-06 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Maroa Public Library

First Friday Gallery Walk

First Friday Gallery Walk

2017-01-06 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Various

Visit the three downtown Decatur galleries (Madden Arts Center, Blue Connection, Gallery 510) to see great art, enjoy live music, munch tasty hors d’oeuvres, and sip a complimentary beverage. Meet the artists, thrive on the energy!

 

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-07 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

DISC Open House

DISC Open House

2017-01-07 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Decatur Indoor Sports Center (DISC)

Save 15-50% on all full-facility annual passes. Health screenings, lacrosse demo, group fitness class demos, free Super Saturday Recess, and a chance to win a FREE membership!

Intro to Archery

Intro to Archery

2017-01-07 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Archers Alley

Whether you’re just starting to break into the world of archery or wanting to get back into the sport, this 3-week program is for you! Basic steps of shooting, build up confidence in hitting the target accurately and repeatedly.

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Bluegrass Music Jam

Bluegrass Music Jam

2017-01-08 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rock Springs Conservation Area

Enjoy live music during the Bluegrass Music Jam at Rock Springs Nature Center. Bring your instrument to play or just enjoy the music. For all ages.

Studebaker John Blues Band

Studebaker John Blues Band

2017-01-08 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Pop’s Place

Just Flicks

Just Flicks

2017-01-08 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Various

Refreshments provided. Discussion follows each film.

Zootopia | 2016| 1 hr 48 min
September 11, 2016 First Presbyterian Church

Voices | 2014 | 1 hr 8 min
October 9, 2016 Central Christian Church

99 Homes | 2014 | 1 hr 57 min
November 13, 2016 First Presbyterian Church

He Named Me Malala | 2015 | 1 hr 28min
December 11, 2016 Central Christian Church

Brassed Off | 1996 | 1 hr 43 min
January 8, 2017 Central Christian Church

Dear White People | 2014 | 1 hr 48 min
January 22, 2017 First Presbyterian Church

The Danish Girl | 2015 | 2 hrs
February 12, 2017 First Presbyterian Church

Sherpa | 2015 | 1 hr 36 min
March 12, 2017 Central Christian Church

Dream On | 2015 | 1 hr 41 min
April 9, 2017 First Presbyterian Church

The Good Lie | 2014 | 1 hrs 50 min
May 14, 2017 Central Christian Church

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-09 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Storybook Adventure Preschool Activity: The Cat in the Hat

Storybook Adventure Preschool Activity: The Cat in the Hat

2017-01-09 10:00 am - 10:40 am
Johns Hill Center

Children ages 2-5 listen to a story, then participate in art activities highlighting the book’s characters and events.

Monday Night Fun Run

Monday Night Fun Run

2017-01-09 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fleet Feet Sports

1- and 3-mile fun run/walk. Visibility gear required.

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-10 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Read, Play, Learn Playgroup

Read, Play, Learn Playgroup

2017-01-10 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Barclay Public Library

Unstructured playgroup for 2-5 year olds. Bring your little ones to enjoy our games, toys, and books!

Greater Decatur Toastmasters

Greater Decatur Toastmasters

2017-01-10 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Greater Decatur Chamber of Commerce

Toastmasters International provides a supportive and positive learning experience in which members and guests are empowered with communication and leaderships skills. Do you have a presentation to give?  How would you rate your self-confidence when asked to speak? Would leadership skills boost your promotional possibilities? Learn more through Toastmasters, where leaders are made.”

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-11 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Exercise

Exercise

2017-01-11 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Maroa Public Library

Movies at the Library

Movies at the Library

2017-01-11 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
DPL: Madden Auditorium

RomCom – Pride & Prejudice & Zombies (6p) 1.5
MysThrill – Gravity (5p) 1.11
HisDoc – Project Nim (1p) 1.20
FamTim – Pete’s Dragon (1p) 1.28
SciFiFan – Alice Through the Looking Glass (5:30p) 1.30

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-12 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Storytime

Storytime

2017-01-12 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Maroa Public Library

Baby Talk Times

Baby Talk Times

2017-01-12 10:00 am - 11:00 am
DPL: Children’s Auditorium

Babies, toddlers and their parents/caregivers meet with a Baby TALK teacher for parenting conversations, playtime, stories, fingerplays & songs. (Birth to 3)

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-13 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Exercise

Exercise

2017-01-13 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Maroa Public Library

As Time Goes By

As Time Goes By

2017-01-13 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Scovill Banquet Facility

Enjoy dinner and a concert by the Decatur Park District’s Greater Decatur Chorale! For reservations, call 422-5911 by January 4. Time: Fr/Sa Cash Bar (6p), dinner (6:30-7:15p), and concert  (7:30p). Su Lunch (12:30-1:30p), concert (2p)

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-14 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Lacrosse Winter Skills Camp

Lacrosse Winter Skills Camp

2017-01-14 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Decatur Indoor Sports Center (DISC)

5-week clinic, girls ages 8-18 and boys ages 8-16 learn passing, catching, shooting, cradling, and scooping, along with the basic rules of lacrosse. All necessary equipment provided. Participants will receive a long-sleeve tee.

Intro to Archery

Intro to Archery

2017-01-14 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Archers Alley

Whether you’re just starting to break into the world of archery or wanting to get back into the sport, this 3-week program is for you! Basic steps of shooting, build up confidence in hitting the target accurately and repeatedly.

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Frozen Oasis

Frozen Oasis

2017-01-15 2:00 pm - 10:00 am
Camp Warren

2 nights onsite, 5 meals and snacks. Great speaker(s) and worship, fun games, fun on ice, glow-in dark 9 square, sledding (weather permitting)

Elite Energy Competition Preview Show

Elite Energy Competition Preview Show

2017-01-15 3:00 am - 4:30 am
Eisenhower High School

Decatur area high school students, Elite Energy Show Choir, perform their competition show, Exodus. Featuring special guest, John’s Hill Xperience! and TJ Music Machine performing their competition shows.

As Time Goes By

As Time Goes By

2017-01-15 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Scovill Banquet Facility

Enjoy dinner and a concert by the Decatur Park District’s Greater Decatur Chorale! For reservations, call 422-5911 by January 4. Time: Fr/Sa Cash Bar (6p), dinner (6:30-7:15p), and concert  (7:30p). Su Lunch (12:30-1:30p), concert (2p)

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Frozen Oasis

Frozen Oasis

2017-01-16 2:00 pm - 10:00 am
Camp Warren

2 nights onsite, 5 meals and snacks. Great speaker(s) and worship, fun games, fun on ice, glow-in dark 9 square, sledding (weather permitting)

January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-16 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Calendar Kids Preschool Activity: Snowmen & Snowflakes

Calendar Kids Preschool Activity: Snowmen & Snowflakes

2017-01-16 10:00 am - 10:40 am
Johns Hill Center

Children ages 2-5 enjoy learning about different holidays and seasons through hands-on crafts, games, and snacks!

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-17 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Mini Camp: Prancing Deer

Mini Camp: Prancing Deer

2017-01-17 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Rock Springs Conservation Area

Get a close up look at deer fur and antlers as we learn about Illinois’ largest plant eater. Venture outside in search of deer tracks. Dress for the weather. For ages 1-5 with an adult buddy. Register online by January 16. Min/Max: 4/12.

Healthy Eating Through the Aisles

Healthy Eating Through the Aisles

2017-01-17 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
County Market

With all the food choices in stores, learn more about picking healthy options, reading labels, and planning meals as you move through the aisles.

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-18 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Exercise

Exercise

2017-01-18 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Maroa Public Library

Mini Camp: Prancing Deer

Mini Camp: Prancing Deer

2017-01-18 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Rock Springs Conservation Area

Get a close up look at deer fur and antlers as we learn about Illinois’ largest plant eater. Venture outside in search of deer tracks. Dress for the weather. For ages 3-5 with an adult buddy. Register online by January 16. Min/Max: 4/12.

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-19 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Storytime

Storytime

2017-01-19 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Maroa Public Library

Baby Talk Times

Baby Talk Times

2017-01-19 10:00 am - 11:00 am
DPL: Children’s Auditorium

Babies, toddlers and their parents/caregivers meet with a Baby TALK teacher for parenting conversations, playtime, stories, fingerplays & songs. (Birth to 3)

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-20 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Exercise

Exercise

2017-01-20 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Maroa Public Library

Music at the Museum

Music at the Museum

2017-01-20 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Children’s Museum of Illinois

Join Michael, Zach, and Museum Educators in this interactive and musical program! Spend the first 30 minutes dancing, singing, and learning about beat, tempo, and rhythm. The second part of the program is focused on making instruments to create music at home!

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Pancake & Sausage Breakfast

Pancake & Sausage Breakfast

2017-01-21 6:00 am - 12:00 pm
Maroa Firehouse

January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-21 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Mt Zion Swingsations Invitational

Mt Zion Swingsations Invitational

2017-01-21 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mt Zion High School

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Preschool Peepers: Owls

Preschool Peepers: Owls

2017-01-22 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Rock Springs Conservation Area

Children ages 3-5 with an adult buddy will learn about owls. See mounted specimens and learn how to tell raptors apart from other birds. For ages 3-5 with an adult buddy. Register online by January 20. Min/Max: 5/25.

Tas Cru Blues Band

Tas Cru Blues Band

2017-01-22 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Pop’s Place

Joe May Trio

Joe May Trio

2017-01-22 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Private: Bottoms Up

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-23 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Monday Night Fun Run

Monday Night Fun Run

2017-01-23 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fleet Feet Sports

1- and 3-mile fun run/walk. Visibility gear required.

MidState Indoor Little Kritters Soccer

MidState Indoor Little Kritters Soccer

2017-01-23 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Decatur Indoor Sports Center (DISC)

5-week program designed for preschool players. A story book is provided, which highlights 11 animal characters who possess unique soccer skills. MidState Soccer Club coaches help participants learn these soccer skills through fun activities. 4:30-5p or 5-5:30p session.

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-24 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Read, Play, Learn Playgroup

Read, Play, Learn Playgroup

2017-01-24 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Barclay Public Library

Unstructured playgroup for 2-5 year olds. Bring your little ones to enjoy our games, toys, and books!

Greater Decatur Toastmasters

Greater Decatur Toastmasters

2017-01-24 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Greater Decatur Chamber of Commerce

Toastmasters International provides a supportive and positive learning experience in which members and guests are empowered with communication and leaderships skills. Do you have a presentation to give?  How would you rate your self-confidence when asked to speak? Would leadership skills boost your promotional possibilities? Learn more through Toastmasters, where leaders are made.”

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-25 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Exercise

Exercise

2017-01-25 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Maroa Public Library

Decatur Quilters Guild Trunk Show

Decatur Quilters Guild Trunk Show

2017-01-25 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Primrose Retirement Communities

A selection of favorites from local quilters

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-26 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Kindermusik Begins

Kindermusik Begins

2017-01-26 9:30 am - 7:30 pm
Baby TALK

Includes singing, instrument play, rhythm, dance, and new friends! Take home materials include CD, picture book, and activity book. 9:30a or 5:30p (Birth to 18 mo), 10:30a or 6:30p (18mo-3 1/2 years)

Storytime

Storytime

2017-01-26 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Maroa Public Library

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-27 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Exercise

Exercise

2017-01-27 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Maroa Public Library

Early Explorers Preschool Activity: Safari Adventure

Early Explorers Preschool Activity: Safari Adventure

2017-01-27 10:00 am - 10:40 am
Johns Hill Center

Youth ages 2-5 dive into a world of exploration for hands-on learning and fun. Designed to stimulate a child’s interests in art, science, and culture while engaging the 5 senses.

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Pancake & Sausage Breakfast

Pancake & Sausage Breakfast

2017-01-28 7:00 am - 10:00 am
First Baptist Church (Mt Zion)

January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-28 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Lacrosse Winter Skills Camp

Lacrosse Winter Skills Camp

2017-01-28 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Decatur Indoor Sports Center (DISC)

5-week clinic, girls ages 8-18 and boys ages 8-16 learn passing, catching, shooting, cradling, and scooping, along with the basic rules of lacrosse. All necessary equipment provided. Participants will receive a long-sleeve tee.

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Night at the Lincoln Theater

Night at the Lincoln Theater

2017-01-29 8:00 pm - 5:00 am
Lincoln Square Theatre

Come along for another intense investigation of this supernaturally charged theater! We’ll spend the night looking for the theater’s ghosts and we’ll also include a history and tour of the theater as well. Is it really as haunted as many claim? Find out for yourself during what may be one of the scariest nights of your life!

Valentine Pins

Valentine Pins

2017-01-29 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fletcher Park: Recreation Center

“Stuff You Love” Valentine heart pins (or pendants). Use textures and mica powders with black polymer clay to create unique, layered pieces. Ages 10 and up. Ages 5 to 9 many attend with an adult “assistant”.

The Guardian Live Action Show

The Guardian Live Action Show

2017-01-29 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Decatur Civic Center

Come see why we are the best traveling live action shown the Country as our Top Black Belt Performers deliver exciting, edge of your seat weaponry skills, flipping, kicking, stunts, and more! This show delivers a great anti bullying awareness message that all of our fans are raving about! From infants to adults, our show is appropriate for any age! Come meet your favorites heroes, get their signatures, get an autographed shirt, front row seating and more! Tickets sell fast, so be sure to get yours now!

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-30 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Monday Night Fun Run

Monday Night Fun Run

2017-01-30 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fleet Feet Sports

1- and 3-mile fun run/walk. Visibility gear required.

MidState Indoor Little Kritters Soccer

MidState Indoor Little Kritters Soccer

2017-01-30 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Decatur Indoor Sports Center (DISC)

5-week program designed for preschool players. A story book is provided, which highlights 11 animal characters who possess unique soccer skills. MidState Soccer Club coaches help participants learn these soccer skills through fun activities. 4:30-5p or 5-5:30p session.

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January Art in Decatur

January Art in Decatur

2017-01-31 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • Carol Kessler
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (1.5-1.30)
    • Young Artists Showcase (5th-8th grade)
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Barn Colony Artists
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • Gallery 510 Group Show
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • Jane Eckles
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Other Art Installations Include:

  • Scovill Sculpture Park
    • 71 S Country Club Rd, Decatur
  • Steven Decatur Commodore Mural
    • 145 S Water St, Decatur
  • Decatur Staley & Chicago Bears Mural
    • 111 E Main St, Decatur
  • Bob Marley Mural
    • 702 Eldorado St, Decatur

Essential Oils 101

Essential Oils 101

2017-01-31 8:30 am - 8:30 am
The Perfect Pair

Receive quick reference materials and a small binder to build your very own essential oils index. Includes a make-and-take feature to use with essential oils. All supplies provided. Call 672-8822 to register.
September: Peppermint and Eucalyptus
October: Thieves blend
November: Frankincense
January: PanAway blend and Cool Azul cream/gel
February: Purification blend
March: R.C. blend
April: Citrus Oils
May: Citronella and Cedarwood

Read, Play, Learn Playgroup

Read, Play, Learn Playgroup

2017-01-31 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Barclay Public Library

Unstructured playgroup for 2-5 year olds. Bring your little ones to enjoy our games, toys, and books!

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Chamber Business Breakfast

Chamber Business Breakfast

2017-02-01 7:00 am - 8:00 am
The Decatur Club

February Art in Decatur

February Art in Decatur

2017-02-01 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (2.3-2.27)
    • Kathy Locke creates a beautiful and moving portrait of the love and warmth between children and caretakers served by Baby Talk. The exhibit celebrates 30 years of Baby Talk impacting families throughout the Decatur area and beyond.
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Mike Delaney (Watercolor)
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Exercise

Exercise

2017-02-01 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Maroa Public Library

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Free Tax Help

Free Tax Help

2017-02-02 4:30 am - 7:30 pm
Decatur Public Library

 

Get help filing your State and Federal Taxes at the Decatur Public Library. Free electronic filing of state and federal tax forms for families with $50,000 or less in total income and individuals with $25,000 or less in total income.

Please note that times and dates of tax prep can vary due to bad weather, staff availability, and other unforeseen circumstances.

      What to Bring with You:

  • All W-2s, W2G, and 1099s (if any) for the year involved
  • Social Security cards or Individual Taxpayer Identification Numbers (ITINs) for all family members
  • Valid photo ID for all family members
  • Copies of previous year’s federal & state (2014) tax returns
  • Proof of bank account number and routing number if you choose to direct deposit your tax refund
  • Total paid for day care and necessary ID numbers
  • Property tax bill
  • Amount spent on college expenses

This free service is provided by Millikin University. The Decatur Public Library is only the host facility.

February Art in Decatur

February Art in Decatur

2017-02-02 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (2.3-2.27)
    • Kathy Locke creates a beautiful and moving portrait of the love and warmth between children and caretakers served by Baby Talk. The exhibit celebrates 30 years of Baby Talk impacting families throughout the Decatur area and beyond.
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Mike Delaney (Watercolor)
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

March Madness: Tournament of Books

March Madness: Tournament of Books

2017-02-02 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Decatur Public Library

Beginning February 1, DPL is conducting a Tournament of Books! 32 books/series “competing” for your vote over 5 weeks. Your votes decide the weekly winners, and which titles move on. Best part? You fill out a bracket with your predictions as to who wins, for the chance to earn prizes!

Brackets will be available for pick up at the Reference desk or on the library’s website starting February 1st, and must be returned by February 25th to be eligible to win. Prizes go to those who turned in the bracket closest to the actually outcome. 5 age divisions; 13-18, 19-30, 30-50, 50-65, 65 & over.

Voting to will start February 27th, and run weekly Monday through Friday for 5 weeks. You may vote in person at the library or online. Winners announced April 3rd, after the tournament concludes. Visit decaturlibrary.org or our Facebook page for more details.

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February Art in Decatur

February Art in Decatur

2017-02-03 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (2.3-2.27)
    • Kathy Locke creates a beautiful and moving portrait of the love and warmth between children and caretakers served by Baby Talk. The exhibit celebrates 30 years of Baby Talk impacting families throughout the Decatur area and beyond.
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Mike Delaney (Watercolor)
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)

Exercise

Exercise

2017-02-03 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Maroa Public Library

Piano Teaching Presentation

Piano Teaching Presentation

2017-02-03 10:00 am - 11:00 am
MU: Perkinson Music Center

Decatur Area Music Teachers Association presents guest speaker pianist Mark Valenti with the presentation “Teaching in the Positive.” Open to the public.

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Art of Marriage Event

Art of Marriage Event

2017-02-04 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Lampstand Presbyterian Church

When you recited your marriage vows, did you have any idea that marriage would be so complex? Family Life missionaries, Cliff and Kelly Hollon lead us through this 6-session marriage event that allows you to experience God’s design for marriage. This event is for newlyweds, seasoned couples…and any in-between!

Ray’s Chilli Chilly Run

Ray’s Chilli Chilly Run

2017-02-04 7:00 am - 9:00 am
South Side Country Club

Distances marked with turn-arounds at the 1.5 mile, 2.5 mile and 5 mile marks for a 3, 5 or 10 mile total run, respectively. Food and beverages to follow in the country club.

February Art in Decatur

February Art in Decatur

2017-02-04 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Various

Each location with a unique art exhibit. Specific dates and times to be determined by each location.

  • Decatur Airport
    • 910 S Airport Rd, Decatur
    • 217.428.2423
  • Decatur Area Arts Council (2.3-2.27)
    • Kathy Locke creates a beautiful and moving portrait of the love and warmth between children and caretakers served by Baby Talk. The exhibit celebrates 30 years of Baby Talk impacting families throughout the Decatur area and beyond.
    • 125 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.423.3189
    • 8:30a-5:30p (Mo-Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • Decatur Public Library
    • Mike Delaney (Watercolor)
    • 130 N Franklin St, Decatur
    • 9a-7p (Mo, We, Th), 10a-8p (Tu), 9a-5:30p (Fr, Sa)
  • Gallery 510
    • 160 E Main St, Decatur
    • 217.422.1509
    • www.gallery510.org
    • 11a-5p (Tu-Fr), 11a-3p (Sa)
  • MU: Blue Connection
    • 117 N Water St, Decatur
    • 217.428.0112
    • 12-2p (We), 12-3p (Th), 12-5p (Fr), 10a-4p (Sa)
  • MU: Perkinson Gallery (1.20-2.24)
    • Peace Love Posters
    • 1184 W Main St, Decatur
    • 217.424.6318
    • 12-5p (Mo-Fr)
  • RCC: Erlanson Gallery
    • One College Park, Decatur
    • 217.875.7200
  • Rock Springs Nature Center
    • 3939 Nearing Ln, Decatur
    • 217.423.7708
    •  8a-5p (Mo-We, Fr), 8a-8p (Th), 9a-5p (Sa), 1-5p (Su)
  • Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Cafe
    • 256 W Main, Decatur
    • 217.422.3300
    • 8a-4p (Tu-Sa)