Week of July 21-27

Friday

8 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Mattoon Farmers Market, Lytle Park & Pool, 500 32nd St., Mattoon, 217-254-7011

9 a.m., Arthur Produce Auction, 354 N. Co. Rd. 100 E., Arthur, 217-543-5100

10-11 a.m., Pete The Cat Day, ages 3-7, Mattoon Public Library, 1600 Charleston Ave., Mattoon, http://mattoonlibrary.org, 217-234-2621

10 a.m., Encore Story Time, Effingham Public Library, 200 N. Third, Effingham, www.effinghamlibrary.org, 217-342-2464

11 a.m.-1 p.m., Dine with a Doc, free lunch and wellness clinic, RSVP to 217-639-5150, www.dinewithadoc.com, LifeSpan Center, 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800 N., Charleston, www.colescouncilonaging.org

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Music & Lunch Series, Heritage Park, corner of 17th and Broadway Ave., Mattoon, www.facebook.com/celebratedowntownmattoon 

12:30-7 p.m., 12th Annual Lake Land College Livestock Judging Team Golf Outing, proceeds will go to the Lake Land College Livestock Judging Team, Fox Prairie Golf Course, 3035 County Highway 38, Windsor, www.lakelandcollege.edu/academic-divisions/agriculture-division, 217-234-5208, jrauch@lakelandcollege.edu

2-4 p.m., Free Movie & Popcorn, Lovington Public Library, 110 W. State St., Lovington, www.lovingtonpld.us, 217-873-4468, lovingtonpld@gmail.com

3:45-4:45 p.m., Adult Coloring Club, Lovington Public Library, 110 W. State St., Lovington, www.lovingtonpld.us, 217-873-4468, lovingtonpld@gmail.com

4:30-7:30 p.m., EIU High School Football Camp, registration required, open to anyone entering 9th-12th grade in Fall 2017, register online at http://www.eiupanthers.com/sports/2008/9/17/sidebar_sportscamps.aspx, EIU O'Brien Stadium, 4th St. & Grant Ave., Charleston, 217-581-8311

5-10 p.m., Paap Printing Friday Fun Night, Coles County Dragway, 4700 W. State St., Charleston, www.ccdragway.com, 217-345-7777, colescountydragway@gmail.com

5-8 p.m., Paint and Sip for Christmas Child Operation, reserve your seat by calling 217-609-7909, Strasburg Baptist Church, 109 N. First St., Strasburg, www.facebook.com/strasburgbaptistchurchil 

5-6:30 p.m., Opening Reception: Annual Midwest Photography Juried Exhibition, Bicentennial Art Center and Museum, 132 S. Central Ave., Paris, www.parisartcenter.com, 217-466-8130

5:30-8:30 p.m., Downtown Artisan Market & Outdoor Movie, Downtown Tuscola, 101 Sale St., www.point2tuscola.org, 217-253-2112

6-8 p.m., Beer & Booze Tasting, Rookies Sports Bar, 2012 Marshall Ave., Mattoon, www.facebook.com/RookiesMattoon, 217-234-6676

6-9 p.m., Ashmore Mentoring Program, Ashmore Community Center, 211 S. Illinois St., Ashmore, 217-382-5560, 217-349-8606, www.facebook.com/pages/Ashmore-Mentoring-Program-AMP/267027276725352

6-8 p.m., Mary Jo Curry performs, no cover charge, Willow Ridge Winery, Route 2 Box 343A, Co. Rd. 1800 N., Shelbyville, www.willowridgewinery.com, 217-738-2323

6:30-8:30 p.m., Christmas in July Family Game Night, Solid Rock Chapel, 1213 E. Jackson St., Sullivan, www.srchapel.org, 217-962-0525, jessijess23@yahoo.com

6:30-8:30 p.m., Movies Under the Stars, Vine Street Christian Church, 249 S. Vine St., Arthur, www.vinestreetcc.com, 217-543-2292

6:30-8:30 p.m., Canvas Pendant Class, Stang Arts, 112 W. Washington, Effingham, www.stangarts.com, 850-960-0106, jamie@stangarts.com

7-10 p.m., Movie Block Party: The Boss Baby, Festival Corner Gazebo, 214 N. Main St., Tuscola, www.tuscolalibrary.org, 217-253-3812

7-8 p.m., Family Night: Bingo, Opossum Creek Amphitheater, 1598 N. 2000 E. Rd., Shelbyville, 217-774-3951

7-10 p.m., Backroom Spirits performs, Village Wine & Gifts, 109 S. Banker, Effingham, http://effinghamvillagewine.com, 217-347-0477

7 p.m., Flashlight Scavenger Hunt, for kids and adults, bring your own flashlight, Concession Stand, Mill Creek Park, 20482 N. Park Entrance Rd., Marshall, www.clarkcountyparkdistrict.com, 217-889-3901, jwilliamson@ccparkdistrict.com

7 p.m., Slay in the USA: Drag Show Beach Party, ages 18+, Infusion Bar & Banquet Center, 2882 N. Dineen St., Decatur, http://infusiondecatur.com, 217-875-2416, nichole@infusiondecatur.com

7:30 p.m., Gatherings at Linn Park, Linn Park Amphitheater, Intersection of Mill and Cumberland, Martinsville, www.martinsvillelinnparkamphitheater.com, 217-232-3232, mville62442@gmail.com

8-9 p.m., Marshall City Band performs, Marshall Band Stand, 501 Archer Ave., Marshall, www.marshall-il.com

8:30-9:15 p.m., Owls of Illinois, Coon Creek Amphitheater, 1633 N. 2075 East Rd., Shelbyville, 217-774-3951

9 p.m., Sawyer Bros. Band performs, The Castle, 1828 Olive Ave., Mattoon, www.facebook.com/CastlePubGaming, 217-235-4841, castleinnlounge@gmail.com

9 p.m., Shovelhead Band performs, Sweepers Restaurant & Bar, 126 N. Oak St., Arcola, www.facebook.com/sweepersbar1, 217-268-6211, sweepersrandb@consolidated.net

Saturday

6:30 a.m., Run for the Bagel 2017, Mattoon YMCA, 221 N. 16th St., Mattoon, www.mattoonymca.org, 217-234-9494, sdowell@mattoonymca.org

8 a.m., Stacks & Packs Car, Truck, & Motorcycle Show, proceeds benefit the Children's Advocacy Center of East Central Illinois, Coles County Fairgrounds, 603 W. Madison, Charleston, www.colescountyfair.com, 217-254-8409, eciafec_secretary@yahoo.com

8 a.m.-noon, 18th Street Farmer's Market, Coles County Dept. of Human Services, 825 18th St., Charleston, 217-345-4700, homeagain1@consolidated.net

8 a.m.-noon, Effingham Farmer's Market, Effingham County Courthouse Square, 100 E. Jefferson St., Effingham, http://facebook.com/effinghamfarmersmarket, 217-663-2234

10 a.m.-noon, Superhero Training, ages 4-8, Austin Manor, 1007 S. Fourth St., Effingham, www.walnutstreetweddings.com, 217-994-2073, billilou@walnutstreetweddings.com

10:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Kids' Make And Take, Charleston Carnegie Public Library, 712 Sixth St., Charleston, www.charlestonlibrary.org, 217-345-1514

11 a.m.-noon, Master Gardening with Kids, ages 6-12, please register, Douglas-Hart Nature Center, 2204 E. DeWitt Ave., Mattoon, www.dhnature.org, 217-235-4644

11 a.m.-5 p.m., Pinky's Summer Challenge 2017, ages 21+, pre-registration required, Pinky's, 8724 E. Marine Rd., Effingham, 217-821-3842

11 a.m., Tops Off For Lance, jeep and bike run to benefit Lance Bloemer's family, register at Truckers Pub, 1707 Avenue of Mid-America, Effingham, finish and live music at Orchard Inn, 800 N. Third St., Effingham, pre-register by calling Sherree Oliver at 217-663-8354 or Penny Dowds at 217-821-3378 

Noon-9:30 p.m., Drag Racing - Summit ET Race #13 and Heads Up Series Race#4, Coles County Dragway, 4700 W. State St., Charleston, www.ccdragway.com, 217-345-7777, colescountydragway@gmail.com

12:30 p.m., EIU Music Camp Concerts, EIU Doudna Fine Arts Center, 1860 Seventh St., Charleston, www.eiu.edu/music, 217-581-3010, acheetham@eiu.edu

1 p.m., Mollie's War: Letters of a WWII WAC, Douglas County Museum, 700 S. Main St., Tuscola, www.douglascountymuseum.org, 217-253-2535

1 p.m., Saturday Matinee, Arthur Public Library District, 225 S. Walnut St., Arthur, www.arthurlibrary.org, 217-543-2037, apld@arthurlibrary.org

3 p.m., Benefit for John Veach, for more info contact Michael Carlen at 217-923-1050, Village Event Center, 119 S. Kentucky St., Greenup, www.facebook.com/villageeventcenter, villageeventcenter@hotmail.com

3 p.m., Jessica's Angels Benefit, proceeds to benefit the family of Jessica Willenborg, Country Haven Event Center, 8560 E. 1400th Ave., Effingham, www.facebook.com/events/474961809503354/, 217-821-4091, erik@countryhaveneventcenter.com

3:30-8 p.m., Sunshine Palooza Mini-Golf Tournament, proceeds support Crisis Nursery of Effingham County, Evergreen Mini Golf, 1202 N. Maple St., Effingham, www.crisisnurseryofeffingham.com, 217-342-3000, crisisnurseryeffingham@gmail.com

6-9 p.m., General Dacey Trail Fundraiser, Shelbyville Event Center, 316 W. S. Sixth St., Shelbyville, http://daceytrail.org, 217-774-4001

6:30 p.m., Gatherings at Linn Park, Linn Park Amphitheater, Intersection of Mill and Cumberland, Martinsville, www.martinsvillelinnparkamphitheater.com, 217-232-3232, mville62442@gmail.com

7 p.m., Big Blue Mountain performs, Jackson Avenue Coffee, 708 Jackson Ave., Charleston, www.jacksonavenuecoffee.com, 217-345-5283, dan@jacksonavenuecoffee.com

7 p.m., Russ Howard performs, Holiday Inn/TK Grille, 1301 Avenue of Mid-America, Effingham, www.facebook.com/HolidayInnEffingham, 217-540-7777

8 p.m., Identity Crisis performs, The Hall, 1501 W. Fayette, Effingham, 217-342-6565

8 p.m., Summer Movies: Finding Dory, Culver's, 1510 W. Fayette Ave., Effingham, www.culvers.com/restaurants/effingham, 217-347-4986

8:30 p.m., X-Krush performs, The Castle, 1828 Olive Ave., Mattoon, www.facebook.com/CastlePubGaming, 217-235-4841, castleinnlounge@gmail.com

8:45-9:15 p.m., Moon Masters, Coon Creek Amphitheater, 1633 N. 2075 East Rd., Shelbyville, 217-774-3951

9 p.m., Torn Labels perform, Mother's Bar, 506 Monroe Ave., Charleston, www.facebook.com/Mothers-Bar-136334796415450/, 217-348-7698

9-10:30 p.m., Movie: Dennis the Menace, Bo Wood Amphitheater, 1060 C.R. 1025 N., Sullivan, 217-774-3951

Sunday

1-4 p.m., Graveyards and Gravestone Art, Five Mile House, South of Charleston on Route 130, www.fivemilehouse.org, 217-348-8603, info@fivemilehouse.org

1-3:30 p.m., Beauty & The Beast Stained Glass Class, ages 5 and up, Stang Arts, 112 W. Washington, Effingham, www.stangarts.com, 850-960-0106, jamie@stangarts.com

1:15-2:15 p.m., Vineyard Softball, Wyman Park, 2 W. Harrison St., Sullivan, www.thevineyardchurch.us, 217-728-4574, karen.goss@thevineyardchurch.us

1:30-3:30 p.m., Do You Want to Build a Shoebox?, for Operation Christmas Child, The Crossover Church, 1111 Broadway Ave., Mattoon, www.thecrossover.org, 217-258-7874

4-6 p.m., Fairy Garden Tea for Two, ages 4 and up, please register, Artsy Chic Studio & Boutique, 1520 Broadway Ave., Mattoon, www.artsychicstudio.com, 217-218-6272, artsychicboutique@gmail.com

6-8 p.m., Fresh Anointing performs, Effingham Bible Church, 710 W. Jefferson Ave., Effingham, www.effinghambiblechurch.org, 217-342-9671

7:30 p.m., Baroque Artists Performance: Music for Royalty, St. John's Catholic Chapel, 604 E. Armory, Champaign, www.baroqueartists.org, 217-378-6802, info@baroqueartists.org

Monday

8-11 a.m., Hay and Livestock Auction, Arthur Sale Barn, 1204 Vine St., Arthur, 217-543-3255

9-11:30 a.m., Wiggles & Giggles: Circus Fun, Ron Diehl Center, 1906 S. Fourth St., Effingham, www.effinghamparkdistrict.org, 217-342-4415

9:30-11:30 a.m., Monday Morning Quilters, Elizabeth Titus Memorial Library, 2 W. Water St., Sullivan, www.sullivanil.us/library/library.html, 217-728-7221

10 a.m., Printmaking for Kids, register by calling 217-253-3812, Tuscola Public Library, 112 E. Sale St., Tuscola, www.tuscolalibrary.org 

10:30 a.m., 1:15 p.m., or 5:30 p.m., Pre-school Story Time, ages 3-5, free program, open to the public, Charleston Carnegie Public Library, 712 Sixth St., Charleston, www.charlestonlibrary.org, 217-345-1514

10:30-11:30 a.m., Knot Just Knitting with Jan Voss, Lovington Public Library, 110 W. State St., Lovington, www.lovingtonpld.us, 217-873-4468, lovingtonpld@gmail.com

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Beauty & The Beast Stained Glass Class, ages 5 and up, Stang Arts, 112 W. Washington, Effingham, www.stangarts.com, 850-960-0106, jamie@stangarts.com

1-2:30 p.m., Wits Fitness Brain Exercise, please call to register, Mid-Illinois Senior Center Services, Inc., 114 E. Jefferson St., Sullivan, http://engage.illinois.edu/, 217-728-8521

1-3 p.m., Fishin' at the Pond, poles and bait provided, Ballard Nature Center, 5253 E. U.S. Highway 40, Altamont, www.ballardnaturecenter.org, 618-483-6856, ballardnc@frontiernet.net

Tuesday

10-11 a.m., Wheel of Fortune, LifeSpan Center, 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800 N., Charleston, www.colescouncilonaging.org, 217-639-5150

10 a.m., Summer Birthday Bash and Story Time, Tuscola Public Library, 112 E. Sale St., Tuscola, www.tuscolalibrary.org, 217-253-3812

10 a.m., Arthur Produce Auction, 354 N. Co. Rd. 100 E., Arthur, 217-543-5100

10 a.m., Story Time, Effingham Public Library, 200 N. Third, Effingham, www.effinghamlibrary.org, 217-342-2464

10:30 a.m., Toddler Time With Mother Goose, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, www.marshallillibrary.com, 217-826-2535

1:30 p.m., Grow Your Own Backyard Tree Fruit, register at http://web.extension.illinois.edu/hmrs/rseasons/ or by calling 217-877-6042, Decatur Public Library, 130 N. Franklin St., Decatur, www.decaturlibrary.org

3-5:30 p.m., Shelbyville Farmers Market, Johnstowne Mall Parking Lot, W. Route 16, Shelbyville, 217-774-2244

4 p.m., Book Club, Martinsville Public Library, 120 E. Cumberland St., Martinsville, www.martinsvilleil.com, 217-382-4113

4:30 p.m., Bingo, Moultrie County Beacon, 401 W. Water St., Sullivan, www.mcbeacon.org, 217-728-7396

5-8 p.m., Open Mic Night, Common Grounds, 1612 Charleston Ave., Mattoon, www.mattooncommongrounds.com, 217-235-2877

5-7 p.m., HCE Annual Pork Chop Dinner, funds to benefit 4-H in Shelby County, Shelby County Fairgrounds, N. Route 128, Shelbyville, www.lakeshelbyville.com/events, 217-682-3216, k2pig@yahoo.com

5-6 p.m., Coloring for Adults, Tuscola Public Library, 112 E. Sale St., Tuscola, www.tuscolalibrary.org, 217-253-3812

6-7 p.m., Ukulele group, Mattoon Train Depot, 1718 Broadway, Mattoon, www.mattoonartscouncil.org, 217-258-6286

6-7:30 p.m., Bird Club, Douglas-Hart Nature Center, 2204 E. DeWitt Ave., Mattoon, www.dhnature.org, 217-235-4644 or 217-218-6262

6 p.m., Game Night, Jackson Avenue Coffee, 708 Jackson Ave., Charleston, www.jacksonavenuecoffee.com, 217-345-5283, dan@jacksonavenuecoffee.com

7 p.m., Super Raffle Tuesday, American Legion Post 88, 1903 Maple Ave., Mattoon, www.legionpost88.com, 217-234-7155

Wednesday

6:30-10:30 a.m., Charleston Farmers Market, Courthouse Square, 561 Jackson, Charleston, 217-345-8018

7:30-9 a.m., Protecting Your Business Against Cybercrime and Ransomware, contact Charleston Chamber of Commerce to register, City Hall, 520 Jackson Ave., Charleston, www.charlestonchamber.com, 217-345-7041, cacc@charlestonchamber.com

8-9:30 a.m., Senior Bingo, County Market, W. Rt 16, Shelbyville, www.mycountymarket.com, 217-774-5555

9-11:30 a.m., Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body, LifeSpan Center, 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800 N., Charleston, www.colescouncilonaging.org, 217-639-5150

10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Nutrition on a Budget, Salvation Army, 1300 Richmond Ave., Mattoon, www.tsamattoon.org, 217-234-3915 ext. 226

10 a.m.-noon, Ask the Attorney General, make an appointment by calling 217-639-5150, LifeSpan Center, 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800 N., Charleston, www.colescouncilonaging.org, sherrip@colescouncilonaging.org

10 a.m., Story Time, Elizabeth Titus Memorial Library, 2 West Water St., Sullivan, www.sullivanil.us/library, 217-728-7221 

10:30-11:30 a.m., Little Wheels Play Date, Charleston Carnegie Public Library, 712 Sixth St., Charleston, www.charlestonlibrary.org, 217-345-1514

Noon, S-S Area Seasoned Citizens Christmas in July, Strasburg Community Center, 105 E. Commercial St., Strasburg, www.strasburgil.com

1 p.m., Your Safety Matters, register by calling 217-639-5150, LifeSpan Center, 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800 N., Charleston, www.colescouncilonaging.org

1-3 p.m., Ladies game of pool for all ages at the LifeSpan Center, 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800 N., Charleston, 217-639-5150, visit www.colescouncilonaging.org

1 p.m. and 6 p.m., Exploring the Trades: Apprenticeship Information Session, Decatur Public Library, 130 N. Franklin St., Decatur, www.decaturlibrary.org, 217-424-2900

2-3 p.m., Qi Gong, LifeSpan Center, 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800 N., Charleston, www.colescouncilonaging.org, 217-639-5150

4-6 p.m., Teens Create Your Own Journal, Charleston Carnegie Public Library, 712 Sixth St., Charleston, www.charlestonlibrary.org, 217-345-1514

6 p.m., Music Discussion, Tuscola Public Library, 112 E. Sale St., Tuscola, www.tuscolalibrary.org, 217-253-3812

6-8:30 p.m., Mank N Sass performs, Sweepers Restaurant & Bar, 126 N. Oak St., Arcola, www.facebook.com/sweepersbar1/, 217-268-6211, sweepersrandb@consolidated.net

7-8:30 p.m., 2017 Charleston Trojans Volleyball Alumni Match, Charleston High School, 1615 Lincoln Ave., Charleston, www.charleston.k12.il.us/chs/, 217-639-5000

7-10 p.m., Songwriter Open Mic Night, Village Wine & Gifts, 109 S. Banker, Effingham, http://effinghamvillagewine.com, 217-347-0477

July 27

8:30 a.m., Alzheimer's Association Brain Health Presentation, registration required by calling 217-639-5150, LifeSpan Center, 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800 N., Charleston, www.colescouncilonaging.org

9-10:30 a.m., Free Play Group, Moultrie County Beacon Bright Start, 203 S. Graham, Sullivan, www.mcbeacon.org/brightstart.html, 217-728-7396

9-11:30 a.m., Wild About Nature Series, pre-registration required at 217-774-3951 ext. 2, Lake Shelbyville Visitor Center, 1989 State Highway 16, Shelbyville, www.lakeshelbyville.com/calendar.htm, 217-774-3951

10 a.m., TOPS 50th Anniversary Open House, St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 921 Madison Ave., Charleston, www.tops.org, Mary Alice Walker 217-232-3758, Vicky Tucker 217-348-5088

10:30 a.m., Summer Toddler Time, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, www.marshallillibrary.com, 217-826-2535

Noon-1:30 p.m., Charleston-Mattoon Christian Women's Club, contact Rita 217-234-8604 or Sue 217-345-4176 to make your reservation, LifeSpan Center, 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800 N., Charleston, www.colescouncilonaging.org

2-3 p.m., Read to Fanny the Dog, Arcola Public Library District, 407 E. Main St., Arcola, www.arcola.lib.il.us, 217-268-4477, arcolaapl@consolidated.org

4:30-6:30 p.m., Strasburg Farmers Market, Strasburg Community Center, 105 E. Commercial St., Strasburg, www.strasburgil.com, 217-644-2667

5-7 p.m., Mattoon Emerging Leaders Evening Social Networking, Buffalo Wild Wings, 124 Dettro Dr., Mattoon, www.facebook.com/MattoonEmergingLeaders/, mattoonemergingleaders@gmail.com

5-7 p.m., Law Enforcement Appreciation Night, 10% of all proceeds will go to "Shop with a Cop," law enforcement officers eat free, Dairy Queen, 1600 W. Main St., Shelbyville, 217-774-3632

5 p.m., Travel Club: Memphis, Tenn., Tuscola Public Library, 112 E. Sale St., Tuscola, www.tuscolalibrary.org, 217-253-3812

6-8 p.m., Motherlode performs, Macs' Uptowner, 623 Monroe Ave., Charleston, www.facebook.com/macs.uptowner, 217-345-4622

6 p.m., Bingo, American Legion, 8 E. Strain St., Sullivan, 217-728-4612

6-7 p.m., Families Cook, kids grades 3rd-6th with adults, call to register, Arthur Public Library District, 225 S. Walnut St., Arthur, www.arthurlibrary.org, 217-543-2037, apld@arthurlibrary.org

6 p.m., Frank Lloyd Wright Presentation, registration required, Effingham Public Library, 200 N. Third, Effingham, www.effinghamlibrary.org, 217-342-2464

6-8 p.m., Britt Black performs, Riggs Beer Company, 1901 S. High Cross Rd., Urbana, www.riggsbeer.com, 217-718-5345, gail@riggsbeer.com

6:30-8:30 p.m., The Live Jukebox performs, Houlihan's, 1900 S. First St., Champaign, http://stayatthei.com/houlihans, 217-819-5005

7 p.m., Open Mic Night, Jackson Avenue Coffee, 708 Jackson Ave., Charleston, www.jacksonavenuecoffee.com, 217-345-5283

7:30 p.m., Ted Nugent performs, Effingham Performance Center, 1325 W. Outer Belt, Effingham, http://the-epc.org, 217-540-2788

Theatre

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, July 19-30, The Little Theatre On The Square, 16 E. Harrison, Sullivan, www.thelittletheatre.org, 217-728-7375

Adam & Eve Go to Marriage Counseling, through July 26, Green Mill Village Theatre, 917 Green Mill Rd., Arcola, http://gmvtheatre.com, 217-268-4400, info@gmvtheatre.com

Auditions for The Odd Couple, July 25-26, Hendelmeyer Park, 1906 S. Fourth St., Effingham, www.effinghamface.com, 217-342-2458, info@effinghamface.com

Seussical: The Musical, July 20-23, Parkland Theatre, 2400 W. Bradley Ave., Champaign, www.urbanaparks.org/events/july-20-seussical-the-musical-performance-/, 217-367-1544

Marjorie Prime, July 27-Aug. 12, Station Theatre, 223 N. Broadway, Urbana, www.stationtheatre.com, 217-384-4000

Ongoing 

19th Annual ECIA Farm Equipment Club Summer Show, July 20-22, Coles County Fairgrounds, 603 W. Madison, Charleston, www.facebook.com/EastCentralIlAntiqueFarmEquipClub, 217-232-7858, eciafec_secretary@yahoo.com

Mattoon Bagelfest, July 18-22, Peterson Park, 500 Broadway Ave., Mattoon, www.mattoonbagelfest.com, 217-258-6286

Arts Camp, July 24-28, 1st-6th grades, Mattoon YMCA, 221 N. 16th St., Mattoon, www.mattoonymca.org, 217-234-9494

Future Superstars Co-Ed Basketball Camp, July 26-28, for ages 6-17, to register contact Roger DeLeon at 217-663-7724 or roger.deleon70@yahoo.com, Mattoon YMCA, 221 N. 16th St., Mattoon, www.mattoonymca.org

Pioneer Day Camp, July 25-29, grades 3-4, Lincoln Log Cabin State Historic Site, 420 S. Lincoln Hwy., Lerna, www.lincolnlogcabin.org, 217-345-1845

AMC Summer Movie Camp, Mondays and Wednesdays, June 5-Aug. 2, get a ticket to a family-favorite film and an AMC KidsPack for $4 all summer long, AMC Showplace 10, 2509 Hurst Dr., Mattoon, www.amctheatres.com/summer-movie-camp, 217-234-8898

Volunteer at Friendship Garden, Mondays and Thursdays, Friendship Garden, 1698 Lafayette Ave., Mattoon, www.dhnature.org, 217-235-4644, douglashartnc@consolidated.net

Volunteer at the Nature Center, Monday-Thursday, Douglas-Hart Nature Center, 2204 E. DeWitt Ave., Mattoon, 217-235-4644, www.dhnature.org/calendar.html

EIU English Studies Camp, July 23-29, for high school students, Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Ave., Charleston, www.eiu.edu, 877-581-2348

Ridge Lake Open for Fishing, weekends through Sep. 3, Fox Ridge State Park, 18175 State Park Rd., Charleston, 217-345-6490

First Annual Steam Threshing Show, July 21-22, for more info call Wilmer Otto at 217-721-9266 or Bob Doan at 217-543-2232, Illinois Amish Heritage Center, 284 E. Illinois 133, Arthur, https://tom-vance-fyrc.squarespace.com, 217-543-2232, cdc@arthurillinois.us

Aikman Wildlife Adventures, open Fridays-Mondays, 125 N. Co. Rd. 425 E., Arcola, www.aikmanwildlife.com, 217-259-9603, james@aikmanwildlife.com

Shelby County 4-H & Junior Fair 2017, July 10-27, Shelby County Fairgrounds, N. Route 128, Shelbyville, http://web.extension.illinois.edu/ccdms/shelby4h/2348.html, 217-774-9546

Free Tours of the Dam, Saturdays and Sundays through Sep. 3, Lake Shelbyville Visitor Center, 1989 State Highway 16, Shelbyville, www.lakeshelbyville.com, 217-774-3951

Mill Road Threshermans Association 36th Annual Show, July 21-23, Effingham County Fairgrounds, 722 E. Cumberland Rd., Altamont, www.millroadthresherman.org, 217-821-1426

Itty Bitty Playground, Tuesdays and Thursdays through Aug. 3, ages 4-5; 3 Year Old Playground, Wednesdays through Aug. 3; participants must wear an orange shirt available for purchase at the Park District Office; Hendelmeyer Park, 1906 S. Fourth St., Effingham, www.effinghamparkdistrict.org, 217-342-4415

Duplicate Bridge, Wednesdays; Duplicate Bridge Intermediates, Thursdays; Ron Diehl Center, 1906 S. Fourth St., Effingham, www.effinghamparkdistrict.org, 217-342-4415

Clark County 4-H Show, through July 27, Martinsville Fairgrounds, 620 S. York St., Martinsville, http://web.extension.illinois.edu/cce/clark4h/, 217-826-5422

Reading By Design, Tuesdays and Thursdays through Aug. 3, Martinsville Public Library, 120 E Cumberland St., Martinsville, www.martinsvilleil.com, 217-382-4113

Edgar County Fair, July 22-29, Edgar County Fairgrounds, 1104 N. Main St., Paris, http://edgarcountyfair.com, 217-465-8585

Oglesby Mansion Open House, Wednesdays and Saturdays through Aug., 421 W. William St., Decatur, http://oglesbymansion.org, 217-963-1960

Garden Club, Tuesdays and Thursdays June-Aug.; Make Space Challenge, Fridays-Sundays; Children's Museum of Illinois, 55 S. Country Club Rd., Decatur, www.cmofil.org, 217-423-5437, akoester@cmofil.org

The Little Star That Could, Tuesdays and Thursdays through July; Coyote Explores the Earth, Moon, & Sun, Tuesdays and Thursdays through July; Seeing, Fridays through July 28; Prairie Skies, Fridays through Aug. 25; William M. Staerkel Planetarium, 2400 W. Bradley Ave., Champaign, www2.parkland.edu/planetarium, 217-351-2568

2017 Champaign County Fair, July 21-29, Champaign County Fair Association, 1302 N. Coler Ave., Urbana, http://champaigncountyfair.cc, 217-367-8461

Toddler Tuesday, Tuesdays; Animal Encounters, Wednesdays and Fridays; DIY: Weekend Wizards, Saturdays; Orpheum Children's Museum, 346 N. Neil, Champaign, www.orpheumkids.com, 217-352-5895

Exhibits

Quilts by Jamie Willis, through July, Common Grounds, 1612 Charleston Ave., Mattoon, www.mattoonartscouncil.org, 217-258-6286, beth@mattoonartscouncil.org

Call for Entries: Mattoon Arts Council's Second Photography Show, receiving art through July 28, Mattoon Arts Council, 1718 Broadway Ave., Mattoon, www.mattoonartscouncil.org, 217-258-6286, arts@mattoonillinois.org

Coles County 1917 Tornado, through Sep. 29, Museum at the Depot, 1718 Broadway Ave., Mattoon, www.coleshistory.net, 217-666-9735, coleshistory@consolidated.net

A Question of History, through July 31, EIU Booth Library, 600 Lincoln Ave., Charleston, www.library.eiu.edu/exhibits/questionofhistory, 217-581-6064, emheldebrandt@eiu.edu

Cultivating Creativity 2016-2017: Consolidated Communications Children's Art Exhibition, July 18-Aug. 6, Charleston Carnegie Public Library, 712 Sixth St., Charleston, www.eiu.edu/tarble, 217-581-2787, tarble@eiu.edu

Annual Midwest Photography Juried Exhibition, July 21-Aug. 25, Bicentennial Art Center and Museum, 132 S. Central Ave., Paris, www.parisartcenter.com, 217-466-8130

Frank Bell's "Retirement Art," July 15-Aug. 12, Gaslight Art Colony, 516 Archer Ave., Marshall, www.gaslightartcolony.com, 217-293-1050, gaslightartcolony@gmail.com

On the Big Screen

Listings for July 21-27

MATTOON

AMC Showplace 10, 2509 Hurst Dr., Mattoon; 217-234-8898, 217-348-8884, 888-AMC-4FUN; "Baby Driver" (R); "The Big Sick" (R); "Despicable Me 3" (PG); "Dunkirk" (PG-13); "Girls Trip" (R); "Spider-Man: Homecoming" (PG-13); "Valerian" (PG-13); "War For the Planet of the Apes" (PG-13); "Wish Upon" (PG-13); "Wonder Woman" (PG-13); view updates and showtimes at www.amctheatres.com.

CHARLESTON

LifeSpan Center, 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800 N., Charleston; free movies w/ popcorn and lemonade; Friday, "The Trip to Italy" (NR); Tuesday, "Mountain Men" (TV-MA); Wednesday, "Johnny English Reborn" (PG); Thursday, "Marvel's Hulk: Where Monsters Dwell" (PG); Call 217-639-5150 or visit www.colescouncilonaging.org for more information.

CHAMPAIGN-URBANA

The Art Theater, Church and Neil, Champaign, 800-237-8752; "The Big Sick" (R); "The Kid (1921)" (NR); "The Little Hours" (R); "Zarafa" (PG); visit www.arttheater.coop/ for showtimes.

DECATUR

Avon Theatre, 426 N. Water, 217-422-8151; schedule not yet available; view updates and show times at www.theavon.com.

EFFINGHAM

RMC Cinemas, Village Square Mall, S. U.S. Route 45; "The Big Sick" (R); "Despicable Me 3" (PG); "Dunkirk" (PG-13); "Girls Trip" (R); "Spider-Man: Homecoming" (PG-13); "Valerian" (PG-13); "War For the Planet of the Apes" (PG-13); "Wish Upon" (PG-13); view updates and showtimes at www.rmccinemas.com

NEWTON

Drive-N Theatre, 16045 E. Hwy. 33, Newton, 618-455-3100; "Baby Driver" (R); "Spider-Man: Homecoming" (PG-13); view updates and showtimes at www.driventheatre.com.

PARIS

The Paris Theater, 119 N. Central Ave., Paris, 217-465-6048; "Spider-Man: Homecoming" (PG-13); "War For the Planet of the Apes" (PG-13); view updates and showtimes at kjbtheaters.com/ParisTheater.

SHELBYVILLE

Boarman’s Roxy, 149 E. Main St., all shows $4: "Despicable Me 3" (PG); receive updates and showtimes at 217-774-ROXY (7699), www.boarmansroxytheatre.com.

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