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Sounds of the Connie Link Amphitheatre
Now - Sep. 21, 2014 , Varied
May 10 The Old Men Boys 6:00 pm May 18 Marc Boon & Unknown Legends 4:00 pm May 22 Dangerous Gentlemen 5:30 pm May 28 Adam Larson Quintet 5:30 pm May 30 Biscuits-n-Gravy 6:00 pm June 5 Denise La Grassa 5:30 pm June 8 Heartland Jazz Orchestra 3:30 pm June 26 Jim Markum Swing Band 5:30...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Connie Link Amphitheatre
621 S. Linden Street
Normal,, IL 61761
309-454-9540
Dress Up Movie Nights
Now - Sep. 6, 2014 , Varied
This summer, going to the movies takes on a whole new meaning when you attend Normal Parks and Recreations Dress-Up Movie Nights at the Connie Link Amphitheatre located at 611 S. Linden St. Come dressed-up as your favorite movie character or bring your favorite movie prop from that evenings show. Each night bef...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Connie Link Amphitheatre
621 S. Linden Street
Normal,, IL 61761
309-454-9540
Free Outdoor Yoga
Now - Sep. 28, 2014 , Sunday mornings 10:30-11:30
The OM Tribe is happy to offer free, family friendly, outdoor yoga all Summer long! Mats are available for use. All levels are welcome! Every Sunday, beginning on May 18, 2014  September 28, 2014 Franklin Park in Bloomington 10:30 am  11:30 am In case of rain, we meet at Western Avenue Community Center...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Recreation
Franklin Park
Corner of Walnut and McLean
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.830.9341
Trailside Market
Now - Sep. 16, 2014 , 3:30pm-6:00pm
Looking for something to do on Tuesdays from 3:30-6 in the summer? Well Uptown has just the thing for you! Come out to the Trailside Farmers Market every Tuesday between June and September....More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
Uptown Normal
11 Uptown Circle
Normal, IL 61761
309-454-9557
Heartland Community College Boot Camp
Now - Oct. 1, 2014 , Mondays & Wednesdays 6am-7am
Boot Camp RECREATN 1361, Course Code: 2899 This 45-minute moderate-to-high-intensity workout will get your blood pumping, metabolism going and muscles revved. You'll combine a cardiovascular and muscle-building workout using partner work, agility drills, plyometrics and lots of fun to get your day started right. Wh...More Info
Cost: $115 Event Type: Recreation
Heartland Community College Fitness and Recreation Center Room 1020
1500 W. Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
309-268-8191
Girls Lacrosse Clinic
Now - Sep. 24, 2014 , 4:45-6:00pm
Open to ALL girls in grades 4th thru 12th. No experience needed! Come out to learn girls lacrosse! The fastest growing sport for girls!...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Sports
Heartland Community Church
1811 N Linden
Normal, IL 61761
309.532.1322
Concert in the Vineyard- Brushville
Aug. 22, 2014 - Aug. 22, 2014 , 8-11pm
Whatever you think a country band is&forget it! Brushville isnt a typical stand-behind-the-mic and sing band. They are a young and ENERGETIC band that plays upbeat, ROCKIN country a la Jason Aldean and Bon Jovi!! Thats right, rockin country mixed with upbeat rock. Brushville blends five extremely talented musicians...More Info
Cost: To be announced Event Type: Performing Arts
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard & Winery
33633 State Route 9
Mackinaw, IL 61755
309-359-9463
Bruegala Beer Festival
Aug. 22, 2014 - Aug. 23, 2014 , Friday: 6-11pm; Saturday: 5-11p,
The Bloomington-Normal Jaycees late-summer beer festival successfully combines good beers for good causes year after year. Baron Aronsul Byron Claypigeon von Bruëgala has participated in the annual event for the past several years, primarily appearing in their advertising and somewhat harder to spot in his actual mup...More Info
Cost: $15; must be 21 Event Type: Festival
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
Bloomington, IL
Barn Quilt Heritage Trail - McLean County 2014 Opening Event
Aug. 23, 2014 - Aug. 23, 2014 , 10:00 am - Noon
The 2014 kick-off event for the Barn Quilt Heritage Trail - McLean County will be held form 10:00 am to noon at the David Davis Mansion in Bloomington. This marks the third year for the project, which features McLean County area barns and farm buildings decorated with 8x8-foot quilt squares painted on plywood. Acti...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
David Davis Mansion
1000 Monroe Dr.
Bloomington, IL
309.824.5883
Bloomington Jaycee Criterium
Aug. 23, 2014 - Aug. 23, 2014 , 12:00 - 7:00 pm
The Bloomington Jaycee Criterium will bring a high energy racing atmosphere for families and spectators of all ages to the streets of downtown Bloomington. The race will consist of nine high-speed pro bike races and two free races for kids. With the help of the local biking community and our amazing sponsors, the BN Ja...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Sports
Downtown Bloomington
Bloomington, IL 61701
Concert in the Vineyard- United Groove Theory
Aug. 23, 2014 - Aug. 23, 2014 , 7-11pm
United Groove Theory is a four piece variety/pop/rock band formed in 2005 with need for a truly diverse dance and variety band in mind. UGT specializes in playing remakes of anthems, smash hits and mash-ups from today's number one artists of rock, pop, country and funk and span back 3 decades to provide something for e...More Info
Cost: $5 pp, 12 and under free Event Type: Performing Arts
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard & Winery
33633 State Route 9
Mackinaw, IL 61755
309-359-9463
Day of the Dozer
Aug. 23, 2014 - Aug. 23, 2014 , 10:00am - 4:00pm
On Saturday, August 23, McLean County will have its very own theme park! For one day only, a construction site will become "Dozer Land," a place for kids and their families to explore the fascinating world of heavy construction equipment. Kids can stare a bulldozer or dump truck in the face, crawl all over a backhoe a...More Info
Cost: $5 in advance, $7 on Aug. 23, suggested $5 adult donation Event Type: Family Friendly
McLean County Fairgrounds
Route 9 West
Bloomington, IL 61705
309-451-8500
Kite Festival
Aug. 23, 2014 - Aug. 23, 2014 , 11 AM - 6 PM
Event Date: Saturday August 23, 2014, 11 am  6 pm Location: Grove Elementary, 1101 Airport Rd, Normal, IL - 61761 Admission: $25 Ticket per Family (Provides you one Kite at the event and ample entertainment) Early bird discount: Purchase your ticket for $22 before August 15th Group discount: Purchase 5 or more t...More Info
Cost: $ 25 Event Type: Festival
Grove Elementary
1101 Airport Rd
Normal, IL 61761
309.434.0101
Wish Bone at Kruger Adoption Event
Aug. 23, 2014 - Aug. 23, 2014 , 9 am - Noon
Wish Bone adoptable dog are hanging out at Kruger Animal Hospital's lawns to meet you. Different sizes, lots of ages, all are eager to find their best friends and loving homes! See what all the tail wagging is about. Meet our adoption specialists and talk with them about the kind of dog that's best for you. Adopt...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Kruger Animal Hospital
1824 W. Hovey Avenue
Normal, IL 61761
309.808-4477
Sweet Corn Blues Festival
Aug. 23, 2014 - Aug. 24, 2014 , Sat 10-4, Sun 11-4
Do you enjoy corn, whether it be corn on the cob, kettle corn, or corn dogs? Well, Uptown Normal has the event for you. August 23th and 24th Uptown will be holding the annual Sweet Corn Blues Festival. On Saturday the festival will go from 10 am to 4 pm (or till the corn runs out.) And on Sunday the festival will be c...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Festival
Uptown Normal
11 Uptown Circle
Normal, IL 61761
309-454-9557
Bloomington-Normal's Got Talent Event to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Bloomington-Normal
Aug. 24, 2014 - Aug. 24, 2014 , 5pm-8pm
Please join us for the first annual Bloomington-Normals Got Talent event to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Bloomington-Normal. The event will be held August 24, 2014 at the DoubleTree Hotel and Conference Center and will begin at 5:00pm. This entertaining evening will feature a variety of distinguished local talen...More Info
Cost: Early Bird $55 until July 31st - $60 starting August 1st Event Type: Other
DoubleTree by Hilton
10 Brickyard Drive
Bloomington, IL 61701
708-217-5052
Music in the Vineyard with Motown Junkies
Aug. 24, 2014 - Aug. 24, 2014 , 2 pm - 4 pm
If you haven't heard the Motown Junkies, then now is the time! They'll be performing you favorite Motown hits we have all learned to love and cherish. You DO NOT want to miss this lively and fun-filled very talented group of musicians! Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs as seating is limited. Snacks are availa...More Info
Cost: $5.00 Event Type: Family Friendly
White Oak Vineyards
8644 E. 2100 North Road
Carlock, IL 61725
3093763027
Holes for Habitat Golf Outing
Aug. 25, 2014 - Aug. 25, 2014 , Check in at 11:30pm, Lunch at 12noon, Shotgun start @ 12:30pm
Join us for our 2nd Annual Holes for Habitat golf outing! Price includes sandwich bar for lunch and post-golf pizza from Joe's Station House. There will be a silent auction. Proceeds benefit the building of a Habitat for Humanity of McLean County home right here in the local community! Sponsorship opportunities ava...More Info
Cost: $125 per person/$500 per foursome Event Type: Family Friendly
Lakeside Country Club
1201 Croxton Ave
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.827.3931
Grain Safety Conference for Farmers
Aug. 26, 2014 - Aug. 27, 2014 , 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
COUNTRY Financial and the Grain Handling Safety Coalition will host the inaugural Grain Safety Conference for Farmers on Aug. 26 and 27. The event will be held at the Asmark Agricenter (14171 Carole Dr., Bloomington) from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and feature a simulated grain bin rescue, auger entanglement, grain dust ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Other
Asmark Agricenter
14171 Carole Dr.
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-821-4324
Downs Village Market
Aug. 27, 2014 - Aug. 27, 2014 , 4:00pm-6:00pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 12th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available to answer your gardening questions. Weekly music/entertainment. Wednesdays 4-6 pm June 4th thro...More Info
Cost: free to customers Event Type: Family Friendly
Southwest Edge of Downs just off I-74
West Franklin Street
Downs, IL 61736
309.378.4396
Concert in the Vineyard- Sister Groove & the CTJ
Aug. 30, 2014 - Aug. 30, 2014 , 7-11pm
Sister Groove and the Cross Town Jam are one of the funnest bands around their mix of classic rock, disco, Motown and just great sounds get everyone dancing. Find them on the web at www.sistergroove.com . $5pp band cover, under 12 free. Bring a lawn chair to enjoy lawn seating or call to reserve deck seating for an add...More Info
Cost: $5 pp, 12 and under free Event Type: Performing Arts
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard & Winery
33633 State Route 9
Mackinaw, IL 61755
309-359-9463
Free Real Estate Education Event - Developed by Scott Yancey star of A&E's Flipping Vegas
Aug. 30, 2014 - Aug. 30, 2014
Come learn how expert real estate investors make successful investments in the real estate industry. This live preview event developed by TV star Scott Yancey, from the hit show Flipping Vegas on A&E, can help you discover how to: · Get started as an investor · Learn how to chose the right area of real esta...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Other
Bloomington - Normal Marriott Hotel
201 Broadway Street
Normal, UT 61761
8883261864
Hummingbird Festival & Pollination Celebration
Aug. 30, 2014 - Aug. 30, 2014 , 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Enjoy hummingbird banding, monarch tagging, and honey bee hive tours. All ages are invited to this fun and educational event to learn about pollination and pollinator migration from local experts during seminars, guided hikes, and garden tours. Special children's activities include puppet shows, nature crafts, and ov...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Sugar Grove Nature Center in Funks Grove
4532 N 725 East Road
McLean, IL 61754
309.874.2174
Live music! City Mouth, Ocean Glass, The Hill, & Call Me In The Morning
Aug. 30, 2014 - Aug. 30, 2014 , 9:00 PM
Join us for a night of music and fun as pop rock bands City Mouth, Ocean Glass, The Hill, and Call Me In The Morning bring their unique energies to the stage for another great event at Firehouse Pizza!...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Firehouse Pizza and Pub
107 E Beaufort St.
Normal, IL 61761
708-705-7742
McLean County Missfits Roller Derby 2014 Home Season Opener
Aug. 30, 2014 - Aug. 30, 2014 , Doors open at 6pm and the bout starts at 7pm
The home season is upon us! Our first bout will be against the CoMo Derby Dames from Columbia, MO! Saturday August 30 - Doors open at 6pm and the bout starts at 7pm! Our beneficiary will be the Boys and Girls Club of B-N, a youth enhancement program that provides both summer and after-school activities. These ac...More Info
Cost: $10 pre-sale/$15 at the door Event Type: Family Friendly
Interstate Center
2301 W Market St
Bloomington, IL 61705
815-370-8849
Rt. 66 Mid-City Hotel Ghost Walk
Aug. 30, 2014 - Aug. 30, 2014 , 7pm-830pm
Join the Spirits of Bloomington for a walk through the haunted closed down hotel and a short walk of downtown....Who still roams the streets of historic Bloomington? Who has never checked out of the closed down Mid-City Hotel? Reservations required. Covered toed shoes required. ...More Info
Cost: $20 each adult/18 and over only Event Type: Other
Downtown Bloomington
Doorway to Mid-City Hotel, 312 N. Main St.
Bloomington, IL 61701
309 846 4306
Spirits of Bloomington Family Friendly Ghost Walk
Aug. 30, 2014 - Aug. 30, 2014 , 5pm-545pm
Join the Spirits of Bloomington for a family friendly version of our historic ghost-walk. What little girl ghost haunts the streets of Bloomington? Does she have friends? 8 & up; Reservations required. Outdoors; short walk ...More Info
Cost: $10 each adult/$5 each children-8 and up Event Type: Family Friendly
Downtown Bloomington
Doorway to Mid-City Hotel, 312 N. Main St.
Bloomington, IL 61701
309 846 4306
Grape Stomp and Harvest Festival
Aug. 31, 2014 - Aug. 31, 2014 , 12pm to 6pm
The grape stomp is for those who have the desire to emulate Lucy and get their "feet wet in the wine. Bring your cameras to preserve the moment and have proof of your endeavors in "wine making. There will be wine tasting all day, food by The Catering Company and live music from The Shake performing throughout the day...More Info
Cost: $5 pp, 12 and under free Event Type: Family Friendly
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard & Winery
33633 State Route 9
Mackinaw, IL 61755
309-359-9463
Music in the Vineyard with Oh Solo Trio
Aug. 31, 2014 - Aug. 31, 2014 , 2 pm - 4 pm
"Oh Solo Trio" with Marc Boone is sure to keep you dreaming on this last August Sunday afternoon. Guests are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs and may bring their own snacks. ALL beverages must be purchased at the winery. For more info please call the winery....More Info
Cost: $5.00 Event Type: Family Friendly
White Oak Vineyards
8644 E. 2100 North Road
Carlock, IL 61725
309 376 3027
Local Flavors Lunch at Kelly's Bakery
Sep. 2, 2014 - Sep. 2, 2014 , Lunch Hours
Now you can find farm-fresh meals at your favorite restaurants during Local Flavors 2014! Participating restaurants will prepare a fresh, seasonal meal with produce sourced from local farmers. One lunch and one dinner will be held each month, June through October, at different restaurants across Bloomington-Normal. Fr...More Info
Cost: TBA Event Type: Other
Kelly's Bakery
113 N Center St
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 820-1200
Downs Village Market
Sep. 3, 2014 - Sep. 3, 2014 , 4:00pm-6:00pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 12th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available to answer your gardening questions. Weekly music/entertainment. Wednesdays 4-6 pm June 4th thro...More Info
Cost: free to customers Event Type: Family Friendly
Southwest Edge of Downs just off I-74
West Franklin Street
Downs, IL 61736
309.378.4396
Allied Health Careers Preview Night
Sep. 4, 2014 - Sep. 4, 2014 , 6-8 pm
Meet our instructors, receive detailed information and attend short presentations to hear all about our allied health care career courses offered through Community Education. Courses include Medical Billing and Coding, Phlebotomy Technician, Medical Office Assistant, Pharmacy Technician and Clinical Medical Assistant. ...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Heartland Community College WDC Atrium
Heartland Community College Work Force Development Center 1500 W Raab Rd, Normal, IL 61761
Normal, IL 61761
309.268.8202
ISU Part-Time Job Fair
Sep. 4, 2014 - Sep. 4, 2014 , 1-4pm
The Part-Time Fair connects Illinois State students seeking part-time employment near campus with employers seeking to fill part-time positions. Businesses and employers seeking to hire ISU students for their part-time positions are invited to attend free of charge, but employers MUST pre-register....More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Other
Bone Student Center
100 N. University Street
Bloomington, IL 6179-
309-438-2200
Nonfiction Book Club
Sep. 4, 2014 - Sep. 4, 2014 , 7pm
The Nonfiction Book Club will meet at 7pm in the Bloomington Public Library Quiet Reading Room to discuss Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes by Maria Konnikova....More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6093
Deon Cole
Sep. 5, 2014 - Sep. 5, 2014 , 7:30 pm
Deon Cole's charismatic personality and original style make him one of the most popular performers in the comedy scene today. Deon was a staff writer for The Tonight Show, and as a standup, has been featured on The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien, John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show, Laffapalooza and Mash Up along wit...More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
600 N East St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.434.2777
Concert in the Vineyard- Patrick & Swayze
Sep. 6, 2014 - Sep. 6, 2014 , 7-11pm
Patrick n Swayze is quickly becoming one of the region's "good time" band. The group is made of 2 lead singers, a rhythm section that is second to none. Whether it's an all-time favorite or the latest craze, they will give you note perfect covers and an enthusiastic performance every time .$5pp band cover, under 12 fre...More Info
Cost: $5 pp, 12 and under free Event Type: Performing Arts
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard & Winery
33633 State Route 9
Mackinaw, IL 61755
309-359-9463
Cruise-In at the Mansion
Sep. 6, 2014 - Sep. 6, 2014 , Noon to 4 p.m.
Cruise-In at the mansion fund raiser for the David Davis Mansion Foundation. Registration is from 11 am to 1 pm and the show hours are noon to 4 pm. Everyone is welcome to arrive and depart as their schedule permits. The David Davis Mansion is a beautiful venue as vehicles park on Clover Lawn. There is no entry...More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
David Davis Mansion
1000 Monroe Drive
Bloominton, IL 61701
309-378-4391
Get Your 6.6 on Route 66!
Sep. 6, 2014 - Sep. 6, 2014 , 8-9:30 am registration, 10 am start
Get Your 6.6 on Route 66! 6.6k run/walk from Funks Grove to McLean, IL on Route 66 On Saturday, September 6, 2014, CORE of McLean, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, is holding a 6.6k (4.1-mile) run/walk to benefit the community of McLean, IL. All proceeds will go to local projects, with the focus on restoring the e...More Info
Cost: $30 to run/walk; free to attend Event Type: Family Friendly
Route 66, Funks Grove to McLean
5257 Old Route 66
Shirley, IL 61772
630.202.8177
Mothers of Multiples Fall/Winter Garage Sale
Sep. 6, 2014 - Sep. 6, 2014 , 8am-noon
Don't miss the largest sale of it's kind in Bloomington/Normal, with over 60 families selling! Gently used... Children's Clothing (Newborn - Teen), Juniors Clothing, Baby Equipment, Furniture, Maternity, Toys, Games, Books....More Info
Cost: $2 Event Type: Other
Interstate Center
1106 Interstate Drive
Bloomington, IL 61705
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2nd Monday Story Club
Sep. 8, 2014 - Sep. 8, 2014 , 6:30pm
Kids in grades 1-4 can join our club and listen to stories for The Big Kids at 6:30pm in the Story Room. Fun crafts follow the stories. On September 8, our theme will be Coolest School....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Family Friendly
Bloomington Public Library Story Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6094
MCCA's 'Palm Trees & Sand Traps' Golf Outing
Sep. 8, 2014 - Sep. 8, 2014 , 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
MCCA will host 'Palm Trees & Sand Traps' Golf Outing at Crestwicke Country Club on Monday, September 8, 2014. Proceeds from the outing will benefit Neville House and Mayors Manor. Registration includes: 18 holes of golf, lunch, dinner and 2 drink tickets Guests will enjoy Caribbean fave during dinner with...More Info
Cost: Registration Fees Event Type: Recreation
Crestwicke Country Club
1301 W Washington St
Bloomington, IL 61701
3098349254
Anime Now
Sep. 9, 2014 - Sep. 9, 2014 , 4pm
This group for adults will meet on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 4pm in the Community Room. Stop in to watch all kinds of Japanese animated cartoons....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library Community Room
205 E Olive ST
Bloomington, IL 61701
828-6093
Mystery Book Club
Sep. 9, 2014 - Sep. 9, 2014 , 7pm
The Mystery Book Club will meet at 7pm in the Librarys Quiet Reading Room to discuss The Gods of Gotham by Lyndsay Faye....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library Quiet Reading Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6093
Downs Village Market
Sep. 10, 2014 - Sep. 10, 2014 , 4:00pm-6:00pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 12th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available to answer your gardening questions. Weekly music/entertainment. Wednesdays 4-6 pm June 4th thro...More Info
Cost: free to customrs Event Type: Family Friendly
Southwest Edge of Downs just off of I-74
West Franklin Street
Downs, IL 61736
309.378.4396
Preschool Story Time
Sep. 10, 2014 - Sep. 10, 2014 , 10am
Help your child build independent listening skills while also learning and having fun. This interactive program features longer stories, flannel boards, music, puppets, and activities which help get your pre-readers ready for school. This program is recommended for those age 3-5 years and meets at 10am in the Story Roo...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Family Friendly
Bloomington Public Library Story Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6094
Second Wednesday Classic Movie Series
Sep. 10, 2014 - Sep. 10, 2014 , 2pm
Enjoy a classic movie each month in the Community Room at 2pm. Contact the library at 828-6093 for movie titles....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library Community Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6093
Beginning Readers Club
Sep. 11, 2014 - Sep. 11, 2014 , 6pm
Kids in grades K-2 are encouraged to jump on board the reading train! Well practice reading skills through books, poems, songs and games at 6pm in the Story Room....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Family Friendly
Bloomington Public Library Story Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
828-6094
Lunch and Learn - For Love of Neighbor: One Campus and One with Rev. Elyse Winger
Sep. 11, 2014 - Sep. 11, 2014 , 12:10 AM-12:40 PM
September 11th, 2014 at 12:10pm In this post 9-11 era, how does the community respond to a multicultural environment? Join us, Collaborative Solutions, IWU and the Bloomington Public Library for this thoughtful discussion with IWU chaplain Rev. Elyse Winger, in the library's community room from 12:10  12:40 p.m. T...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
Teen Manga/Anime Club
Sep. 11, 2014 - Sep. 11, 2014 , 4:30pm
If youre a teen who likes reading Manga and watching Anime, check out our Manga/Anime Club for Teens where we will watch Japanese animated cartoons and discuss our favorite Manga series. This group of teens will meet on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at 4:30pm in the Community Room....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library Community Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6093
3rd Annual First Book  McLean County Children's Literacy Motorcyle Run
Sep. 13, 2014 - Sep. 13, 2014 , Registration begins at 9 am; ride begin at 10 am
Launching from Chucks Harley-Davidson for a scenic ride through Central IL Countryside and ending at the Holiday Inn & Suites " Coffee/snacks provided by Winnie at Chucks! " Picnic-style lunch by Baxters American Grille (YUM!) " Lunch entertainment provided courtesy of Brite Black " Free T-Shirt while supplies...More Info
Event Type: Other
Chuck's Harley Davidson
Concert in the Vineyard- Bubblegum Jack
Sep. 13, 2014 - Sep. 13, 2014 , 7-11pm
Bubblegum Jack plays todays best music and hits from the 80's and 90's too-Come join in on all the fun! or visit them on the web at www.bubblegumjack.com $5pp band cover, under 12 free. Bring a lawn chair to enjoy lawn seating or call to reserve deck seating for an additional $5pp. You may bring your own foods just no...More Info
Cost: $5 pp, 12 and under free Event Type: Performing Arts
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard & Winery
33633 State Route 9
Mackinaw, IL 61755
309-359-9463
McLean County Barn Keepers 9th Annual Tour
Sep. 13, 2014 - Sep. 13, 2014 , 9 a.m.-4 p.m. ...More Info
Cost: $20.00 per carload Event Type: Family Friendly
To be determined
McLean Co.
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-378-2406
Singing, Swinging 2nd Saturday Story Time
Sep. 13, 2014 - Sep. 13, 2014 , 11am
This story time is perfect for the entire family and meets at 11am in the Story Room. Families will have fun together with books, rhymes, movement activities, and music  often accompanied by an acoustic guitar! A parent or caregiver needs to accompany children....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Family Friendly
Bloomington Public Library Story Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6094
Saturday Creative Arts
Sep. 13, 2014 - Oct. 11, 2014 , 9:00 am - 10:50 am
Visual Arts: Join us as we creatively express individual thoughts and ideas using a variety of art materials and processes as well as learn about art and artists from various countries and cultures. During the last art class on October 11th, parents and friends are invited to observe and/or participate. Art works creat...More Info
Cost: $60 Event Type: Performing Arts
Illinois State University Center for the Visual Arts
Campus Box 4000
Normal, IL 61790
309-438-2160
Singing, Swinging 3rd Monday Story Time
Sep. 15, 2014 - Sep. 15, 2014 , 6:30pm
This story time is perfect for the entire family and meets at 6:30pm in the Story Room. Families will have fun together with books, rhymes, movement activities, and music  often accompanied by an acoustic guitar! A parent or caregiver needs to accompany children....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Family Friendly
Bloomington Public Library Story Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6094
Fiction Book Club
Sep. 16, 2014 - Sep. 16, 2014 , 7pm
The Fiction Book Club will meet at 7pm in the Community Room to discuss 1984 by George Orwell. ...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library Community Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6093
Downs Village Market
Sep. 17, 2014 - Sep. 17, 2014 , 4:00pm-6:00pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 12th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available to answer your gardening questions. Weekly music/entertainment. Wednesdays 4-6 pm June 4th thro...More Info
Cost: free to customers Event Type: Family Friendly
Southwest Edge of Downs just off I-74
West Franklin Street
Downs, IL 61736
309.378.4396
Local Flavors Dinner at Reality Bites
Sep. 18, 2014 - Sep. 18, 2014 , Dinner Hours
Now you can find farm-fresh meals at your favorite restaurants during Local Flavors 2014! Participating restaurants will prepare a fresh, seasonal meal with produce sourced from local farmers. One lunch and one dinner will be held each month, June through October, at different restaurants across Bloomington-Normal. Fr...More Info
Cost: TBA Event Type: Other
Reality Bites
414 N Main St
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 828-1300
International Talk Like a Pirate Day
Sep. 19, 2014 - Sep. 19, 2014 , 10am-2:30pm
Ahoy Mateys! Today is Talk Like a Pirate Day at the Library! Well read treasured tales at 10am in the Story Room with crafts and activities to follow in the Childrens Department from 10:30am-2:30pm. Learn how to talk like a pirate, make a feathered parrot friend, decorate a mini pirate ship, dig for buried treasure a...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Family Friendly
Bloomington Public Library Children's Department
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6094
Cyclingforkids - Stop the Cycle of Abuse Ride
Sep. 19, 2014 - Sep. 21, 2014 , 0730 registration
Three day cycling event benefiting the McLean County Child Protection Network. Please see our website for further information ...More Info
Cost: Registration and fundraising minimum required Event Type: Family Friendly
Moores Mill
3262 North 150 East Rd
McLean , IL 60002
8155756374
Collaborating for Results
Sep. 19, 2014 - Oct. 3, 2014 , Fridays 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Change and improvement are constants in today's organizations. Leaders who can foster collaboration are integral to making change efforts meaningful. How can you harness the power of partners to maximize your change and improvement projects? The Collaboration for Organizational Improvement series will assist you in ans...More Info
Cost: $140 Event Type: Family Friendly
HCC ACEC Room 2102
1500 W Raab Rd
Normal, IL 61761
309.268.8193
Concert in the Vineyard- Spring Creek Station
Sep. 20, 2014 - Sep. 20, 2014 , 7-11pm
Spring Creek Station is comprised of six talented professional musicians bringing you some of the best Top-40 Country Hits, great Country Classics, and Modern Country favorites to your neck of the woods. Combining a winning vocalist, a banjo champion, great harmonies, over 100 years of playing experience and incredible...More Info
Cost: $5 pp, 12 and under free Event Type: Performing Arts
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard & Winery
33633 State Route 9
Mackinaw, IL 61755
309-359-9463
Mitsubishi Owners Day 2014 (MOD14)
Sep. 20, 2014 - Sep. 20, 2014 , 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Welcome Home Mitsubishi owners! Come to the MMNA manufacturing plant and show off your vehicles, enjoy good food, listen to live music, tour the plant, visit various displays, view an auto extrication and participate in prize giveaways. ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
MMNA Manufacturing Division Plant
100 N. Mitsubishi Motorway
Bloomington, IL 61761
309-664-6958
Open Cockpit Day
Sep. 20, 2014 - Sep. 20, 2014 , 10 am to 4 pm
This family friendly event provides opportunities for visitors to see inside the cockpit of airplanes, visit with pilots who flew the planes and visit our displays inside. In addition to many exhibits in the museum, we have 7 airplanes and 3 helicopters on display in the Air Park. The local EAA Chapter 129 will provid...More Info
Cost: Adults $5 Children (6-11) $5 Children (5 and under) donation accepted Event Type: Family Friendly
Prairie Aviation Musuem
2929 East Empire Street
Bloomington, IL 61704
309.663.7632
State Farm Illinois Collegiate Softball Championship
Sep. 20, 2014 - Sep. 21, 2014 ...More Info
Event Type: Sports
Champion Fields
Normal, IL
3rd Sunday Market
Sep. 21, 2014 - Sep. 21, 2014 , 8:00 am-4:00 pm
From May to October, thousands of Midwestern collectors clear their calendars to shop the 3rd Sunday Market, an event devoted exclusively to the finest in antiques, collectibles, crafts, and garden. A Bloomington tradition since 1988, the indoor/outdoor sale features more than 450 top dealers, representing 17 states. W...More Info
Cost: $6.00 Event Type: Other
Interstate Center
2301 W. Market St.
Bloomington, IL 61705-5147
217-202-2847
Anime Now
Sep. 23, 2014 - Sep. 23, 2014 , 4pm
This group for adults will meet on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 4pm in the Community Room. Stop in to watch all kinds of Japanese animated cartoons....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library Community Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6093
Science Fiction Movie/Book Club
Sep. 23, 2014 - Sep. 23, 2014 , 6pm movie; 8pm discussion
The Science Fiction Book Club will meet at 6pm in the Librarys Community Room. This book club will meet on the fourth Tuesday of every other month and will follow a movie viewing/book discussion format. In September, we will discuss Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton. (Movie begins at 6pm; book discussion begins at 8pm...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library Community Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6093
Downs Village Market
Sep. 24, 2014 - Sep. 24, 2014 , 4:00pm-6:00pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 12th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available to answer your gardening questions. Weekly music/entertainment. Wednesdays 4-6 pm June 4th thro...More Info
Cost: free to customers Event Type: Family Friendly
Southwest Edge of Downs just off I-74
West Franklin Street
Downs, IL 61736
309.378.4396
Heartland Harvest 5K run/walk
Sep. 25, 2014 - Sep. 25, 2014 , 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Join us for the Heartland Harvest 5K run/walk on Oct. 18,2014! The registration fee is $25 if you register before October 1, 2014 and $30 on race day. Register by October 1st to guarantee your t-shirt! The race starts at 9:00 a.m. with registration and packet pick-up starting at 7:30 a.m. the registration form is on th...More Info
Cost: $25.00 Event Type: Family Friendly
Heatland Community College Campus
1500 W. Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
309-268-8110
Teen Manga/Anime Club
Sep. 25, 2014 - Sep. 25, 2014 , 4:30pm
If youre a teen who likes reading Manga and watching Anime, check out our Manga/Anime Club for Teens where we will watch Japanese animated cartoons and discuss our favorite Manga series. This group of teens will meet on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at 4:30pm in the Community Room....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library Community Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6093
Illinois Elementary School Association (IESA) Girls Softball State Finals
Sep. 26, 2014 - Sep. 27, 2014 ...More Info
Event Type: Sports
Champion Fields
Normal, IL
Beginning Reader Club
Sep. 27, 2014 - Sep. 27, 2014 , 6pm
Kids in grades K-2 are encouraged to jump on board the reading train! Well practice reading skills through books, poems, songs and games at 6pm in the Story Room....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Family Friendly
Bloomington Public Library Story Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
828-6094
Buddy Walk
Sep. 27, 2014 - Sep. 27, 2014 , 10:30 - 12;00pm
The Buddy Walk is a 1 mile walk to promote acceptance and inclusion of people with Down Syndrome. Entertainment, food, and raffle will begin at 9am along with on site registration. 90% of funds raised stay in the community to support those touched by Down syndrome....More Info
Cost: $5.00 per person/ 5 years and under free Event Type: Family Friendly
Carden Park and Prairieland Elementary
1300 E. Raab Rd.
Normal, IL 61761
309.452.3264
Concert in the Vineyard- Jury's Out
Sep. 27, 2014 - Sep. 27, 2014 , 7-11pm
Jury's Out covers diverse music that spans from Styx to Motley Crue, from Journey to Velvet Revolver, and from ZZ Top to Cheap Trick plus some Scorps, Ozzy, Hagar, and Kiss thrown in for good measure. Great chemistry between the band and audience at every show guarantees that the good times are shared by everyone. $5pp...More Info
Cost: $5 pp, 12 and under free Event Type: Performing Arts
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard & Winery
33633 State Route 9
Mackinaw, IL 61755
309-359-9463
Dale Evans Presents Silly Songs and Outrageous Instruments
Sep. 27, 2014 - Sep. 27, 2014 , 11am
The amazing music of local artist Dale Evans will delight children of all ages at 11am in the Childrens Department. This program will be a toe-tapping, hand-clapping good time featuring instruments that Dale has crafted himself....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Family Friendly
Bloomington Public Library Children's Department
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6094
Uptown Block Party
Sep. 27, 2014 - Sep. 28, 2014
Saturday, September 27th, look forward to an even bigger Uptown Block Party as nearly 50 vendors take over Beaufort Street to provide scads of exciting PLAY activities! Consider riding your bikes to participate in the Bike Rodeo, and be sure to wear your sneakers to participate in many playful yet active activities the...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Uptown Normal
11 Uptown Circle
Normal, IL 61761
309-454-9557
IWU Girls Lacrosse Clinic
Sep. 28, 2014 - Oct. 26, 2014
Learn the skills of women's lacrosse from staff and players of the Illinois Wesleyan Women's Lacrosse team. Beginners and advanced levels are welcome!...More Info
Cost: $30/$50 Event Type: Sports
IWU Tucci Stadium
302 E. Emerson St
Bloomington, IL 61702
5183663679
Retirement Planning
Sep. 29, 2014 - Sep. 29, 2014 , 6pm
Whether youre at the beginning of your career or nearing its end, planning for retirement is always important. A speaker from the Foundation for Financial Education will help you successfully run the retirement marathon starting at 6pm in the Community Room....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library Community Room
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-828-6093