There is no shortage of ways to be entertained in Champaign. One can enjoy the events at the University of Illinois, explore the great outdoors or scope out the latest in cultural art.
With one Stake in the Champaign area, LDS Members make up .84% of the population.
Physically weak from months of imprisonment in Missouri, Joseph Smith and other leaders were permitted to escape from prison in Missouri. They rejoined the Latter Day Saints in Commerce by May 1839. He renamed the town “Nauvoo”, meaning “to be beautiful.” Latter Day Saints often referred to Nauvoo as “the city beautiful,” or “the city of Joseph.”