Staff & Facilities

Channing-Murray Staff

Building: 9am - 10pm daily (sometimes later for special events)

Office: 11:30a.m. - 3pm, Mon-Fri
, or by appointment
Restaurant: 11am - 3pm, Mon-Fri & 5 - 9pm, Thur-Sat
Coffeehouse: 9pm - ?, Friday & Saturday

Red Herring Vegetarian Restaurant 217.367.2340
One of Channing-Murray's most popular programs, our Red Herring Vegetarian Restaurant serves up tasty veggie delights. Open for lunch Monday - Friday from 11am - 3pm & Thursday - Saturday from 5 - 9pm. Plan to get here early for the planet's best cornbread. Have a question? Want to volunteer? Contact us at

Red Herring Coffeehouse
Love, coffee, and music on Friday and Saturday nights from 9pm - ? while school is in session. Interested in scheduling a performance or volunteering at the coffeehouse? Email Colton at

A Great Place to Study!
Students are welcome to study in Channing-Murray's Fireside Room, Peace Room, or Red Herring space during building hours. We have free wi-fi! Yay!

Parking Space Rental
Channing-Murray rents out parking spaces on a semesterly basis (Fall, Spring, and Summer). If you're interested in a piece of this prime real estate, please contact Sean at 217.344.1176 or

Event Scheduling
Channing-Murray is a great place to host your next class, performance, or special event! We have a variety of spaces available to suit your needs, including the Chapel, the Fireside Room, the Red Herring, and the Peace Room. Rates vary. For more information please contact Sean at 217.344.1176 or

Volunteers Always Welcome!
Channing-Murray Volunteers are worth their weight in gold, as they are a great source of energy, enthusiasm, and new ideas. If you have a special skill you'd like to contribute or want to sign up for notification of volunteering opportunities, contact Sean at 217.344.1176 or

How C-M Runs
We are a nonprofit religious foundation. Our Board of Governors meets monthly to oversee Channing-Murray programs and finances. The Foundation is supported by generous commitments of time and money from members and friends, parking and room reservation costs, grants, and special fundraising activities.

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