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Brooke Basile, Millikin University 2018 Robert Crowder artist-in-residence, selects a chalk pastel while working on art to be exhibited during a show in August at the Blue Connection.

African-American Cultural and Genealogical Society, Decatur. 1:30 to 5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday. $.50-$2, members free. (217) 429-7458.

Art Farm, Decatur. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. (217) 330-9664.   Artwork of Jacob Manning.

Bicentennial Art Center, Paris. “The Beauty of Wood” by Deborah Ann Anderson. The display will remain until July 13.  

Blue Connection, 117 N. Water St. (217) 428-0112. Mixed media art of Brooke Brasile, Millikin University’s 2018 Robert Crowder Artist-in-Residence for July.

Chevrolet Hall of Fame Museum, Decatur. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Ages 13 and older, $9; ages 3-12, $3. (217) 791-5793.

Decatur Airport Gallery, 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. Judy Kimmons’s artwork will be displayed throughout July.

Decatur Public Library, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. (217) 424-2900. Upstairs Gallery: artwork of Beki Van Meter through July. History room 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Local history room will feature Decatur Parks 1960 to 1980, early railroads of Decatur, Macon Speedway - the first 20 years, random photos from the local history archives, vintage comic strips. For July vintage comic strips, Decatur Parks 1960 to 1980, early railroads in Decatur 1854 - 1910, Bicentennial Celebration, Decatur Gun Company, "The Morgue" and random photos from the Local History Archives.

Flourishes Gallery and Studios, downtown Shelbyville. (217) 827-5690. Hours by appointment. Jamie Hostetler paintings from images at Shawnee as well as a flycatcher exhibit by Cheryl Schrock, the Rembrandt Society pieces and exhibit of Shelbyville’s history. 

Gallery 510 Arts Guild, Decatur, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. (217) 422-1509. Artwork of wood-turner Jeremy Williams through July.  

Lincoln Art Institute, Lincoln. (217) 651-8355. Hours by appointment. Millikin University’s Blue Connection gallery will begin showing their works on July 12. The reception will be from 5 to 8 p.m.

Macon County History Museum and Prairie Village, Decatur. 1 to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. Adults, $2; ages 12 and younger, $1. Children free with paid adults (per child) on Wednesday. (217) 422-4919. Local sports teams and professional sports locals.

Madden Arts Center, Decatur, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. (217) 423-3189. International Arts Experience, African art.  

Perkinson Art Center, Kirkland Fine Arts Center (Millikin University), Decatur, noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. (217) 424-6318. 

Rock Springs Nature Center, Decatur, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. (217) 423-4913. North wing art gallery will display Sue Watts watercolors. South gallery: Kattina Williams’ photography and Robert Reed photography.

Tarble Arts Center (Eastern Illinois University), Charleston, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. (217) 581-2787. 

Wildflour Artisan Bakery and Café. 


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