Cunningham Township

205 West Green Street, , Urbana, Illinois 61801
217.384.4144 | |

Events coming up around the township!

The Fun & Friendship Circus

Join our French guests Jai Mal Partout, Patch Adams & the Gesundheit! Institute, Cunningham Township, the Community Data Clinic & the Independent Media Center for the Fun & Friendship Circus on Saturday Nov. 18th at the Independent Media Center at 200 S. Broadway (enter through the south accessible entrance)


10am: Dress Up @ IMC

Put on costumes, paint your face, & learn clowning with Patch Adams and the Gesundheit! Institute.


10:30am: Clown Around!

We will head over to the Indoor Farmer’s Market at Lincoln Square. Join us to clown or watch. Bring an instrument!

Use your LINK card to turn $1 into $4 to buy fresh food at the Farmer’s Market.


11:30am: “Circo Infinito” Play

Juggling, acrobatics, aerial performances. Meet our friends Jai Mal Partout from France who do humanitarian clowning.


Free snacks, phone/internet sign ups, & assistance information is available throughout.

Accessible space. ASL Interpretation.

A flyer displaying this information is available below.

The Cunningham Township Art Contest

Cunningham Township is holding an art contest to select some new images to use for our thank you and congratulations cards!

Current and former township participants of all ages are welcome to participate. Submissions are due by December 31st, 2023.

The contest will have 5 winners, who will each receive $100 for rights to use their artwork on township materials, and 5 runners-up who will each receive $20.

Card designs can include the words "Thank you" or "Congratulations" or can be wordless. Photography, paintings, drawings, poetry, collage, and other mediums are welcome within a 5x7 format. Submit physical works in person or online.

To view submission requirements and submit your art online click the following link:

A flyer displaying this information is available below.