Trowbridge Commons

Exhibits in American Cultures

Blues Dancing and its African American Roots. Recurring Event from Tuesday, March 3, 2020 – Tuesday, May 31, 2022, All Day, Spurlock Museum.

Sewn in Memory: AIDS Quilt Panels from Central Illinois. Recurring Event from Tuesday, November 2, 2021 to July 7, 2022, All Day, Spurlock Museum.

The Imperfect Saxophone: Not Just a Clown’s Instrument. Recurring Event from Monday, December 13, 2021 – Friday, December 9, 2022, All Day, 240 Harding Band Building, Champaign, IL.

Upcoming Events in American Cultures

Blues…Elixir for the Soul. Saturday, May 21, 2022, 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm, The Rose Bowl Tavern, Urbana, IL.

Faculty Freedom Today: A Presentation by Matthew W. Finkin. Tuesday, May 10, 2022, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm, Zoom.

Acquired Taste Celebration. Saturday, May 21, 2022, 7:00 pm, Siebel Center for Design, Champaign, IL.

The 29th Central Association of Teachers of Japanese Conference (CATJ 29) “Preparing for Post-Covid Japanese Language Education: Leveraging What We Learned.” Saturday, May 21, 2022 – Sunday, May 22, 2022, All Day, Zoom.

Guided Tour of Sewn in Memory with Mike Benner. Sunday, June 5, 2022, 1:30 pm, Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum, Urbana, IL.

Gwendolyn Brooks’ Birthday Open House. Tuesday, June 7, 2022, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, 346 Main Library, Urbana, IL.

AIDS in Central Illinois: The Response and Those Lost. Saturday, June 11, 2022, 1:30 pm, Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, Urbana IL.

Sun Ra Arkestra Concert. Time and Date TBD (postponed), Virginia Theatre, Champaign, IL.

Saidiya Hartman – Lecture and Seminar. Thursday – Friday, November 3-4, 2022, Location TBD.