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Archive for Friday, July 23, 1999

FRIDAY DATEBOOK

July 23, 1999

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TODAY

10:30 a.m.: "Music for Learning," by guitarist Melody Snowden, for children ages 1 through 6 and their parents, Lawrence Public Library auditorium, 707 Vt.

7 p.m.: Minnelli Musical Masterpiece film, Lawrence Public Library auditorium, 707 Vt. Call the library, 843-3833, for film scheduled.

SATURDAY

6:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.: Farmers' Market, city parking lot in the 1000 block of Vermont.

10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Parks and Recreation Department's brush and tree branch collection site open, 1110 Haskell.

11 a.m.: Brunch with Ridley Pearson, national best-selling detective mystery writer, including reading from his newest book, "The First Victim," book-signing and talk on how he investigates and plans his writing, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

MONDAY

9 a.m.: Douglas County Commission, county courthouse, 11th and Massachusetts.

7 p.m.: Lawrence school board meeting, approval of budget for publication, school district service center, 3705 Clinton Pkwy.

Lawrence Public Library bookmobile: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Broken Arrow Park, 31st and Louisiana streets; 10:30 am. to 11:30 a.m. at "Dad" Perry Park, Harvard Road and Monterey Way; 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Holcom Park, 27th Street and Lawrence Avenue; and 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Pine Tree Townhouses, 149 Pinecone Dr.

TUESDAY

10:30 a.m.-11 a.m.: Storytime for 3-year-olds through elementary-school-age, Paretsky Children's Room, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Storytime for 2-year-olds, library auditorium. Registration required for 2-year-olds.

4 p.m.-6:30 p.m.: Farmers' Market, city parking lot in the 1000 block of Vermont.

5:30 p.m.: Lawrence Housing Authority board, Babcock Place, 1700 Mass.

6:35 p.m.: Lawrence City Commission, city hall, Sixth and Massachusetts.

Lawrence Public Library bookmobile: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Quail Run Park, east of Wakarusa and Inverness drives; 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Deerfield Park, west of Lawrence Avenue and Princeton Boulevard; 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Edgewood Park, 1245 E. 15th; and 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Woodcreek Townhouses, 255 N. Mich.

WEDNESDAY

9 a.m.-noon: Health screening for people 60 and older, Babcock Place, 1700 Mass. A fee will be charged. Sponsored by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department.

6:30 p.m.: Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Commission, city hall, Sixth and Massachusetts.

6:35 p.m.: Douglas County Commission, county courthouse, 11th and Massachusetts.

Lawrence Public Library bookmobile: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Brandon Woods, 1501 Inverness; 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Vermont Towers, 11th and Vermont; 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Drury Place, 1512 St. Andrews Dr.

THURSDAY

Noon: Brown Bag concert, Eldridge Hotel garden area, 701 Mass., Swing 39.

4 p.m.-6:30 p.m.: Farmers' Market, city parking lot in the 1000 block of Vermont.

Lawrence Public Library bookmobile: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Prairie Park, 29th Street and Whitmore Drive; 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at John Taylor Park, North Seventh and Walnut streets; 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at South Park, south of 11th and Massachusetts streets; 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Clinton Park, Fifth and Illinois streets.

-- To submit items for consideration in Datebook, call 832-7148, or write to Datebook, P.O. Box 888, Lawrence 66044. Datebook's e-mail address is datebook@ljworld.com.

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