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Library Staff @ Monarch & Pollinator Fair

2024-03-02 13:00:00 2024-03-02 16:00:00 America/Chicago Library Staff @ Monarch & Pollinator Fair McKinley Foundation -

Saturday, March 02
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-03-02 13:00:00 2024-03-02 16:00:00 America/Chicago Library Staff @ Monarch & Pollinator Fair Library staff will share information about The Urbana Free Library Seed Exchange and information on growing your own pollinator plants. McKinley Foundation -

Library staff will share information about The Urbana Free Library Seed Exchange and information on growing your own pollinator plants.

Join Library staff on March 2, 1 to 4 p.m., at the McKinley Foundation to learn about Monarch butterflies and how to help them thrive in Illinois. The McKinley Foundation in partnership with the Sierra Club Prairie Group are hosting this fun and informative event. We’ll plant milkweed seeds to raise at home, do kid-friendly crafts and games, see butterfly art and movies, and more. Learn about the Route 66 Flyway, the Illinois Monarch Project, and how to map your sightings of bees with BeeSpotter!

Participating organizations include Anita Purves Nature Center, Champaign County Forest Preserve, Champaign County Soil & Water Conservation District, Faith In Place, Grand Prairie Friends, Pollinatarium, Prairie Rivers Network, Urbana Free Library Seed Exchange, Urbana Park District, Vermilion County Soil and Water Conservation District

Parking: Look for nearby street parking
Entrance: Come to the McKinley south doors facing Daniel St.

AGE GROUP: | Families | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Outreach |

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McKinley Foundation

Phone: 217-367-4057

Hours
Mon, Apr 08 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 09 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 10 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 11 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 12 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 13 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Apr 14 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Conveniently located at the corner of Race and Green in downtown Urbana.

Upcoming events

Sat, Apr 13, All day
Urbana Free Library - Library

Sat, Apr 13, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium
Registration is now closed

Sat, Apr 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, Apr 13, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Children's Area

Sat, Apr 13, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sun, Apr 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Urbana Free Library - MacFarlane-Hood Reading Room

Mon, Apr 15, 9:30am - 11:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Apr 16, 10:00am - 10:25am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Apr 16, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Apr 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Wed, Apr 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Satterthwaite Conference Room

Wed, Apr 17, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Wed, Apr 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Online

Thu, Apr 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, Apr 18, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, Apr 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Fri, Apr 19, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Library

Sat, Apr 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, Apr 20, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Children's Area

Sun, Apr 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sun, Apr 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Busey-Mills Reading Room

Sun, Apr 21, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Urbana Free Library - Megan's Reading Room,Children's Area

Mon, Apr 22, 9:30am - 11:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Apr 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Apr 23, 10:00am - 10:25am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Apr 23, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 5:30pm
Lincoln Square Mall

Wed, Apr 24, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, Apr 25, 9:00am - 11:00am
Chesterbrook Academy

Thu, Apr 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, Apr 25, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Fri, Apr 26, 9:00am - 11:00am
Chesterbrook Academy

Fri, Apr 26, 11:00am - 1:00pm
I-Hotel

Sat, Apr 27, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Children's Area

Mon, Apr 29, 9:30am - 11:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Apr 30, 10:00am - 10:25am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Apr 30, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Apr 30, 6:15pm - 7:30pm
Leal Elementary School

Wed, May 01, All day
Urbana Free Library - Children's Area

Wed, May 01, 9:00am - 11:00am
Bradley Learning Center

Wed, May 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Satterthwaite Conference Room

Wed, May 01, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Wed, May 01, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Urbana High School

Wed, May 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Busey-Mills Reading Room

Thu, May 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, May 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Priarie Winds of Urbana

Thu, May 02, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, May 04, All day
Urbana Free Library - Library

Sat, May 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Cherry Alley

Sat, May 04, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Urbana Free Library - Busey-Mills Reading Room

Sat, May 04, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Children's Area

Sun, May 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Busey-Mills Reading Room

Mon, May 06, 9:30am - 11:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, May 07, 10:00am - 10:25am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, May 07, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, May 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Online

Wed, May 08, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, May 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, May 09, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, May 11, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Children's Area

Mon, May 13, 9:30am - 11:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium