Become a member of the Twin City Garden Club! The club is open to anyone interested in gardening, horticulture and floral design. This is a great way to meet others who share an interest in gardening, while also participating in fun and educating programs. Here at Clark-Lindsey, we also have a passion for gardening that can be seen through our beautifully manicured gardens. We also have a full-time landscape architect, garden plots, and a floral arranging committee.
This flagship educational outreach program offers educational programs to residents of all of Illinois’ 102 counties. The extension program provides effective education to help people build a better future. Programs include commercial agriculture, horticulture, energy and environment, local foods and small farms, consumer economics, nutrition and wellness, along with much more!
As a Clark-Lindsey resident, not only would you have access to our eclectic library, housing more than 7,000 pieces, but you would also have access to the University of Illinois libraries. Membership can be obtained with a UIUC Courtesy Borrower Type LH, or UIUC Courtesy Borrower Type LL, through an application along with acceptable photo identification and current address verification.
The Urbana Park District is dedicated to improving the quality of life of those within the community. They have a variety of programs, ranging from nature programs, to community programs such as monthly potlucks and community gardening classes.
This historic performing arts center is the perfect place to enjoy a show! This theatre hosts concerts, stage plays, dance, spoken word, children’s events, films, comedy, private parties, corporate events, and even the Roger Ebert’s Film Festival.
As the second largest dome in Illinois, at 50 feet, the Staerkel Planetarium offers state-of-the-art sound technology and projection in order to give you the ”full-dome” experience in entertainment and education.