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Green Street: 100 years of the heart of Campustown

2019-09-28 13:00:00 2019-09-28 14:00:00 America/Chicago Green Street: 100 years of the heart of Campustown Urbana Free Library

Saturday, September 28
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-09-28 13:00:00 2019-09-28 14:00:00 America/Chicago Green Street: 100 years of the heart of Campustown See how C-U's iconic Green St. has changed over the years. Urbana Free Library

Urbana Free Library

The Lewis Auditorium

See how C-U's iconic Green St. has changed over the years.

Green Street in Campustown has been an enduring fascination for generations of Champaign-Urbana residents and students. Join Abby Bobrow as she talks about her recently published look at this iconic street and invites those in the audience to share their memories. 

Abigail Bobrow is an assistant director of storytelling at the University of Illinois where she works with a team creating campus-wide, in-depth storytelling for the university. Previously she was a journalist at newspapers in Ohio and Michigan. She received a bachelor’s in geography and studio art from Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts and a master’s in journalism from the University of Illinois.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Local History & Genealogy |

TAGS: | History |

Urbana Free Library

Phone: 217-367-4057

Hours
Mon, Oct 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 18 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 19 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Oct 20 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

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

Upcoming events

Sun, Oct 13, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Canceled
Sun, Oct 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Urbana Free Library

Sun, Oct 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Oct 14, 9:30am - 11:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Oct 14, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Oct 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Library

Tue, Oct 15, 10:00am - 10:25am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Oct 15, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Wed, Oct 16, 9:00am - 9:30am
Champaign Public Library

Wed, Oct 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Wed, Oct 16, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Satterthwaite Conference Room

Wed, Oct 16, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, Oct 17, 9:30am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library

Thu, Oct 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, Oct 17, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Fri, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, Oct 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, Oct 19, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Question Desk

Sun, Oct 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Busey Mills Reading Room

Sun, Oct 20, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Oct 21, 9:30am - 11:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Oct 21, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Oct 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Library

Tue, Oct 22, 10:00am - 10:25am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Oct 22, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Wed, Oct 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Wed, Oct 23, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, Oct 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, Oct 24, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Canceled
Thu, Oct 24, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Urbana Free Library

Fri, Oct 25, 1:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Question Desk

Sat, Oct 26, 8:00am - 12:00pm
Market at the Square

Sat, Oct 26, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Busey Mills Reading Room

Sat, Oct 26, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Urbana Free Library - MacFarlane-Hood Reading Room

Sat, Oct 26, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, Oct 26, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Question Desk

Sun, Oct 27, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Oct 28, 9:30am - 11:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Oct 28, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Oct 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Library

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 10:25am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Oct 29, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Wed, Oct 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

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

Wed, Oct 30, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Cherry Alley

Wed, Oct 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Thomas Paine Elementary School

Thu, Oct 31, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, Oct 31, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Fri, Nov 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, Nov 02, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Question Desk

Mon, Nov 04, 9:30am - 11:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Nov 04, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Nov 04, 3:00pm - 5:45pm
Dr. Preston L. Williams Jr. Elementary School

Mon, Nov 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Satterthwaite Conference Room

Mon, Nov 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Library

Tue, Nov 05, 10:00am - 10:25am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Nov 05, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Nov 05, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Busey Mills Reading Room

Wed, Nov 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Wed, Nov 06, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Satterthwaite Conference Room

Wed, Nov 06, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Wed, Nov 06, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School

Thu, Nov 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, Nov 07, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Brookdale Senior Living

Thu, Nov 07, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Thu, Nov 07, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Urbana Free Library - MacFarlane-Hood Reading Room

Sat, Nov 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, Nov 09, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Urbana Free Library - MacFarlane-Hood Reading Room

Sat, Nov 09, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Megan's Reading Room

Sat, Nov 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sat, Nov 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Busey Mills Reading Room

Sat, Nov 09, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Question Desk

Sun, Nov 10, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Sun, Nov 10, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Urbana Free Library - Busey Mills Reading Room

Sun, Nov 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

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

Mon, Nov 11, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Nov 11, 3:00pm - 5:45pm
Dr. Preston L. Williams Jr. Elementary School

Mon, Nov 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Satterthwaite Conference Room
Registration opens Monday, October 28 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Library

Tue, Nov 12, 10:00am - 10:25am
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Nov 12, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Nov 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Tue, Nov 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Jean Evans Archives Room