buzz calendar 6/5

By Kylie Corral, Summer Managing Editor for Reporting

Queer Tango at The Literary

The Literary

122 N. Neil St., Champaign

June 5

7 to 11 p.m.

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The Literary creates a Pride Month safe space for learning how to tango dance.


The Rose Bowl Tavern’s Lit Open Mic

Rose Bowl Tavern

106 N. Race St. #1, Urbana

June 7

7:30 to 9 p.m. 

CU Poetry is holding an open mic night for storytellers, poets and artists at the Rose Bowl Tavern. 


Rendition of “Sister Act” at Champaign-Urbana Theatre Company

Parkland College Miner Theatre

2400 W. Bradley Ave., Champaign

June 9 to June 19

7 p.m., 2 p.m. on 06/19/2022

Tickets $6 to $8.50

The “Sister Act” will be on stage at Parkland’s Miner Theatre, a perfect event for summer fun with friends and family.


The Literary hosts Local Author Patricia Hruby Powell

The Literary

122 N. Neil St., Champaign

June 9

6 to 7:40 p.m. 

Patricia Hruby Powell will be reading from her acclaimed book “Life As You Climb,” a book about Ella Baker, a woman who fought for civil rights in a time before the civil rights movement.


Champaign-Urbana’s Astronomical Society Club at William M. Staerkel Planetarium

William M. Staerkel Planetarium at Parkland College

2400 W. Bradley Ave., Champaign

June 9

7 to 8:30 p.m. 

Talk about astronomical events, constellations and research at Champaign-Urbana’s Astronomical Society Club.