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Archive for Saturday, October 23, 1999

LAWRENCE DATEBOOK FOR SATURDAY

October 23, 1999

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TODAY

7:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.: Farmers' Market, city parking lot in the 1000 block of Vermont.

9 a.m.-noon: Jayhawk Audubon Society's fall bird seed sale, Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt.

10 a.m.-noon: Volunteer orientation session, conducted by the Community Drop-In Center Inc., East Gallery, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. The drop-in center provides services to people who are homeless.

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

10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Flu immunization clinic, Hy-Vee, Clinton Parkway and Kasold Drive, sponsored by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department.

10 a.m.-6 p.m.: Lawrence ArtWalk '99, a self-guided tour of artists' studios and galleries. Guide maps available in advance at the Lawrence Arts Center, 200 W. Ninth, or at any site included in the walk.

SUNDAY

Noon-5 p.m.: Lawrence ArtWalk '99, a self-guided tour of artists' studios and galleries. Guide maps available in advance at the Lawrence Arts Center, 200 W. Ninth, or at any site included in the walk.

1 p.m.-4 p.m.: Lawrence Red Ribbon Coalition's community festival, South Park. Information on drug-free lifestyles and performances by Lawrence area groups.

MONDAY

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

7 p.m.: Lawrence school board meeting, school district service center, 3705 Clinton Pkwy.

7:30 p.m.: Talk on "Nonsense, Non-science and Science: From Aliens to Creationism," by Lawrence Krauss, professor at Case Western Reserve University, physicist and author of "The Physics of Star Trek," at Central Junior High School auditorium, 1400 Mass. Sponsored by Kansas University department of physics and astronomy and the chancellor's office.

Lawrence Public Library Bookmobile: 9 a.m.-10 a.m. at Prairie Commons, 5121 Congressional; 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. at Babcock Place, 1700 Mass.

TUESDAY

10:30 a.m.: Storytime for toddlers and preschool children, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Registration required for toddlers.

3 p.m.-6 p.m.: Flu immunization clinic, Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 W. 27th, sponsored by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department.

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, Edgewood Homes, 1600 Haskell.

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

Lawrence Public Library Bookmobile: 9 a.m.-10 a.m. at Adult Learning Center, 1919 Del.; 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. at Vermont Towers, 1101 Vt.; 1 p.m.-1:30 p.m. at Brandon Woods Assisted Care, 1501 Inverness Drive; 2 p.m.-3 p.m. at Peterson Acres, 2930 Peterson Road.

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.

10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.: Flu immunization clinic, Lawrence Senior Center, Eighth and Vermont streets, sponsored by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department.

Noon-1 p.m.: University Forum, Ecumenical Christian Ministries building, 1204 Oread. Speaker: Betty Lu Duncan, coordinator of Kansas SOS (Save Outdoor Sculpture), on "Save Outdoor Sculpture."

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.-10 a.m. at Brandon Woods, 1501 Inverness Drive; 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. at Presbyterian Manor, 1429 Kasold Drive; 1 p.m.-2 p.m. at Drury Place, 1510 St. Andrews Drive.

-- 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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