CHAMPAIGN – A virtual bedtime story event, hosted by, will take place Thursday, March 26 and feature State Senator Scott booksBennett (D-Champaign) as the celebrity reader.
Despite all the changes to people’s everyday lives, they are finding new opportunities to keep children entertained. In this time of social distancing, some have found time to catch up on reading, which includes story time with their children.

“The coronavirus is changing how we live our daily lives,” Bennett said. “You’re live streaming your services and your studies — so why not bedtime stories?”

The bedtime story event, Good Night #Chambana, features Champaign-Urbana celebrities at 7 p.m. on Facebook each night through March 27, giving kids the chance to listen to a new person read them a story.

“It’s still important that we stay connected while we’re home,” Bennett said. “Mark your calendar and tune in as a family for a bedtime story.”

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