Archive for Thursday, August 31, 2000


August 31, 2000




American Legion

842-3415. 3408 W. Sixth.

Mondays: Games, bingo and pull tabs, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.

Thursdays: John Weatherwax and the Junk Yard Jazz, 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Saturdays: Games, bingo and pull tabs, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.

Astros Billiards

749-7699. 601 Kasold Drive. Hours: 9 a.m.-2 a.m. daily. Ten pool tables, daily drink specials, Astros matches the pot for Sunday tournaments.

The Bottleneck

841-5483. 737 N.H. Club with dance floor and live music, featuring local and out-of-town bands including rock, reggae, jazz and blues. SmackdownLive Action Trivia, 8 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Sundays. Ready Steady Go Soul, Motown, Swing, old R&B;, Dance Hall, 10:30 p.m. Sundays. Open mike, Mondays.

Aug. 31: Sexareenos, Strong Avenue.

Sept. 1: The Get Up Kids, the Anniversary, Koufax.

Sept. 2: Band That Saved the World, Simon Wonder Brown.

Sept. 5: Slobberbone.

Sept. 6: Sister 7.

Sept. 7: Man or Astroman?, The Black Heart Procession.

Brown Bear Brewing Co.

331-4338. 729 Mass. Bands play 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. DJ Kilby, Monday and Friday nights. Celia, Tuesday nights. Carol Dressler's Acoustic Showcase, 5 p.m.-9 p.m. first Sunday of the month.

Thursdays: Karaoke.

Sept. 1: DJ Kilby.

Sept. 2: Sturgeon Mill.

Duffy's Tavern

842-7030. Ramada Inn, 2222 W. Sixth. Opens 4 p.m. daily.

Tuesdays-Saturdays: Karaoke.

Eagle's Lodge

843-9690. 1803 W. Sixth.

Wednesdays and Fridays: Bingo, 7 p.m.

Flamingo Dance Academy

331-2227. 1117 Mass.

Sundays: Swing dance, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., with Latin and swing lessons from 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Sept. 1: Son Venezuela, 9 p.m.

The Granada

842-1390. 1020 Mass. Ultra Groove-Funk, Soul & Disco Party, Saturdays. All New Men 101: Beer Babes and Bonding, Mondays. Club Babylon with Fernando Poo from KJHK, Wednesdays. Retro dance night, Thursdays. Ladies Night, Fridays.

Harbour Lights

841-1960. 1031 Mass. Hours: 2:30 p.m.-2 a.m. weekdays and 1:30 p.m.-2 a.m. weekends. Featuring live music Sundays and live jazz Wednesdays. Three pool tables.

Jack Flanigans Bar and Grill

749-HAWK. Just off 23rd Street behind McDonald's. Billiards, darts, foos-ball, NTN and TVs in every booth. DJ, Thursday-Saturday nights. Open 4 p.m. daily and 11 a.m. weekends. Soft Tip Dart League on Tuesdays. DM Goman's Dance Party on Thursdays, Flashback Fridays Retro Dance on Fridays, 105.9 Lazer Saturday Night Dance Party on Saturdays, Soprano Sundays.

The Jazzhaus

749-3320. 926 1/2 Mass. Live jazz, funk, electric blues and original rock. Hours: 4 p.m.-2 a.m. daily. Concert information, 749-1387. All shows start at 10 p.m.

Aug. 31: Breast cancer awareness show, featuring Space Pocket and Holstein.

Sept. 1: Stir Fried, featuring Buddy Cage, Vassar Clements and Bernie Worrell.

Sept. 2: Sugadaddies.

Sept. 4: The Spanktones

Sept. 6: Jazzhaus Poetry Slam, 10 p.m.

Sept. 7: Tim Mahoney and the Meenies.

J.B. Stout's Grill & Bar

843-0704. 721 Wakarusa Drive, Wakarusa Plaza. Billiards and 27 TVs. Hours: 11 a.m.-2 a.m. daily.

Jet Lag Lounge

842-0083. 610 Fla. Hours: 9 a.m.-2 a.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 10 a.m.-2 a.m. Sundays. Live bands on Fridays and Saturdays.

Johnny's Tavern

842-0377. 401 N. Second, across the Kansas River bridge. Hours: 9 a.m.-2 a.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sundays. Cajun night every first and third Wednesdays of the month.

Kaspars Public House

843-9621. 3115 W. Sixth. Darts.

Wednesdays: Knowledge Live Action Trivia, 8 p.m.

Saturdays: Karaoke, 9 p.m.

Pat's Blue Rib'N Barbecue

865-1618. 1618 W. 23Road Live music every Friday night. Hours: 10 a.m.-2 a.m. every day. NTN trivia.

The Pool Room

749-5039. Hillcrest Shopping Center, 925 Iowa. Hours: 11 a.m.-2 a.m. daily. Twenty-two billiard tables, seven TVs, videos. Weekly 8- 9- and 3-ball tournaments.

Red Lyon

832-8228. 944 Mass. Darts, pool table, big-screen TVs. Celtic Jam Pub Night, 7 p.m. first Wednesday of every month. Hours: 4 p.m.-2 a.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Sundays.

Replay Lounge

749-7676. 946 Mass. Pinball, video games, beer garden and occasional live music. Hours: 3 p.m.-2 a.m. Mondays-Fridays and 4 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturday-Sundays.

Aug. 31: Bob Log III.

Rick's Place

749-5067. 623 Vt. Hours: 11 a.m.-2 a.m. daily. Darts, pool and shuffleboaRoad Live music every Saturday.


Harper Market Square on East 23 Road

Sept. 2, 9-12: Heads, Hands & Feet.

Stu's Midtown Tavern

749-1666. 925 Iowa. Hours: 10 a.m.-2 a.m. daily. Two pool tables, four dart boards. Live music Friday and Saturday nights.

Wednesdays: Mike and Bob from Blue Condition, 9 p.m.-midnight.


843-2078. 138 Ala.

Thursdays: Bingo/pull tabs, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.


Glen's Opry

(913) 631-2591. Fourth and Main. Alcohol- and smoke-free environment.

Saturdays: Branson-style country music, 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.


Big Daddies

112 E. Mo., Kansas City, Mo.

Wednesdays: Jam session with Lonnie Ray Blues Band, 8 p.m.-1 a.m.


(816) 561-3747. 415 Westport Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Saturdays: Lonnie Ray Blues Band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

Grand Emporium

(816) 531-1504. 3832 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

Aug. 31: Superknot.

Sept. 1-2: Rod Piazza and the Mighty Flyers.

Sept. 3: Mark Hummel.

Sept. 4: Buddy Lush, Johnny Black and The Assassians, 4th Floor View.

Sept. 6: The Ark Band.

Sept. 7: Tina, Kristie Stremel.

Stanford and Sons

504 Westport Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Mondays: Open mike night, 8:30 p.m.

Tuesdays: Best of Kansas City, 8:30 p.m.

Tom Fooleries

47th and Pennsylvania, Kansas City, Mo.

Thursdays: Lonnie Ray Blues Band, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.



Kansas University

Aug. 29: Linda Maxey, 7:30 p.m., Swarthout Recital Hall.

Eldridge Hotel's garden

701 Mass. Entertainment in the garden area.

Sept. 1: 8 p.m., group to be announced

Sept. 2: 8 p.m., Floyd the Barber.

KU Carillon

Memorial Drive, Kansas University.

Recitals are at 3 p.m. Sundays and 7 p.m. Wednesdays, except holidays and when KU classes are not in session.



Sept. 3: AC/DC, 7:30 p.m., Kemper Arena, 1800 Genessee, Kansas City, Mo.

Station Casino

(816) 414-7000. 8201 N.E. Birmingham Road, North Kansas City, Mo.

Sundays: Swing dance with Dave Stephens, 2 p.m.

Theatre in Shawnee Mission Park

17501 Midland Drive, Shawnee.

Sept. 4: Kansas City Symphony, 7 p.m.

Unity Temple on the Plaza

707 W. 47th St., Kansas City, Mo.

Sept. 6: "Spirituality and All That Jazz," with saxophonist-flutist Kim Park and Tim Whitmer Consort Band, 7 p.m.



"Thursday Live! - Meet Me Downtown" concert series

Ninth and Kansas.

Aug. 31: Buzz, 5 p.m.-8 p.m.

Sept. 7: Solo Hogs, 5 p.m.-8 p.m.

Classic Bean

628 S. Kansas.

Sept. 2: Rick Bruner, 8:30 p.m.



Kansas City Ballet

Midland Theatre, 1228 Main St., Kansas City, Mo., unless otherwise noted. Ticket office, (816) 931-3330; information, (816) 931-2232.

Sept. 1: Ballet in the Park, Gladstone.

Sept. 2: Ballet in the Park, noon at RLDS Auditorium and Crown Center, 6:30 p.m. at Powell Gardens.

Sept. 5: Ballet in the Park, 6:30 p.m. at Loose Park, Rose Garden.



Kansas University

Ticket information, Murphy Hall Box Office, 864-3982, or the Lied Center Box Office, 864-2787. Performances at 8 p.m., unless noted otherwise.

Aug. 31: "Janice Perry's Cabaret in the Context of Contemporary Feminist Performance," by Angelika Czekay, 4:30 p.m., Inge Theatre.

Sept. 1-2: "Holy Sh*t! Stories from Heaven and Hell," solo performance by Janice Perry, 7:30 p.m., Inge Theatre.

Dale Easton Apple Valley Theater

(888) 634-4219 or (785) 876-2114. Near Lake Perry.

Saturdays: "The Olde Mill" and "Olio," a vaudeville musical production, 8:30 p.m. through Sept. 30.

Fridays: "Mail Order Bride" and "Olio," 8:30 p.m. through Sept. 29.

English Alternative Theatre

For ticket reservations, call 864-3642. Show times: 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 2:30 p.m. Sundays.

Sept. 4: "Labor Day Special," eight 10-minute plays from Actors Theatre of Louisville, 8 p.m., Swarthout Recital Hall, Murphy Hall.

Lied Center

864-ARTS. West Campus, Kansas University.

Aug. 31: "Kwaidan: Three Japanese Ghost Stories," 8 p.m.


Avila College

(816) 942-8400. 11901 Wornall Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Sept. 2: "Shades of Gray," 7 p.m.

Theatre in Shawnee Mission Park

17501 Midland Drive, Shawnee. Performances at 8:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Gates open at 6:30 p.m.

Sept. 4: Kansas City Symphony, 7 p.m.

The Lighten Up Playhouse

(816) 474-4386. 323 W. Eighth in Lucas Place, Kansas City, Mo.

"Play it By Ear!" 7:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays.

"Ultimate Yard Sale," 10 p.m. Fridays.

"Outside the Lines," 10 p.m. Saturdays.

The New Theatre Restaurant

(913) 649-SHOW. 9229 Foster, Overland Park. Meals begin at 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon Sundays.

"The Music Man," through Sept. 3.

"Song of Singapore," with Loretta Swit, Sept. 7-Nov. 5.

Unicorn Theatre

(816) 531-PLAY, ext. 10. 3828 Main St., Kansas City, Mo. Shows begin at 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays.

"Hot 'N' Throbbing," through Sept. 24.




331-3226. 700 N.H. Hours: 9 a.m.-11 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays. Thursday Stories, 10:30 a.m., and Saturday Stories, 11 a.m., in the children's amphitheater. Chess Club, 7 p.m. Mondays.

Civil War on the Western Frontier

"Voices of the Civil War," Civil War exhibit, through Sept. 23, Watkins Community Museum of History, 1047 Mass.

"Widow, Orphans and Other Survivors of Quantrill's Raid," exhibit of Quantrill raid artifacts, through Sept. 25, Eldridge Hotel, 701 Mass.

"Free State Fortress," film, through Sept. 25, Lawrence Visitor Information Center, Second and Locust.

Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds

21st and Harper.

Sept. 2: Culpepper and Merriweather Circus, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Square De-Lites

843-2422. Building 21, Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, 21st and Harper.

The club will not meet Sept. 2. The club has moved its meeting dates to the third Saturday of each month.

Farmer's Market

842-3883. 11th and Vermont.

Homegrown and baked foods, 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 6:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Saturdays.

Kansas University football

Memorial Stadium, Kansas University. Dates and times subject to change.

Sept. 2: Southern Methodist, 6 p.m.

Lawrence Public Library

843-3833. 707 Vt. Open 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Sundays.

Sept. 1: First Friday Gallery Walk, 6 p.m.

Sept. 1-30: Black and white photography by James Nedresky. Open reception from 6-9 p.m. Sept. 1.


Crown Center

2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

"Wonderful World of Puppetry," 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Wednesdays and Saturdays; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursdays-Fridays; and noon-5 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 4.

Kansas City Zoo

(816) 513-5700. Call (816) 513-IMAX for theater information. Open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

"Dolphins," "T-Rex Back to the Creataceous" and "Wild California."

"Winged Wonders Bird Show," through Sept. 4.

"Nocturnal Safaris," through Sept. 30.

"Michael Jordan to the Max," Sept. 1-Jan. 31.

Sept. 1: Kansas City Symphony, Tropical Asia Field, 7 p.m.

Powell Gardens

(816) 697-2600. Located east of Lone Jack, Mo., on U.S. Highway 50.

Sept. 2: Kansas City Ballet, 6:30 p.m.


Kansas City Renaissance Festival

Hours: 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Tickets: (888) 849-6552.

Sept. 2-4: Irish Blarney.


Forbes Field

Topeka Air Industrial Park, 6700 S.W. Topeka Blvd.

Sept. 4: Railroad Days, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Topeka Barn Dance

(785) 354-8773. Reynolds Lodge, Lake Shawnee. 7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. the fourth Saturday of the month, unless otherwise noted. Newcomers group at 7 p.m.; potluck at 6 p.m.

Kansas Expocentre

(785) 235-1986. 17th and Topeka Boulevard.

Sept. 3: Golden Age Games.

Topeka Railroad Days

Sept. 1-4: Train rides to Osage City, DeSoto and Lawrence.

Topeka Zoo

(785) 272-5821. 635 S.W. Gage Blvd. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.

Mini train and carousel, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays.


Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center

(316) 662-2305. 1100 N. Plum.

"Dolphins," "To Be An Astronaut," "Everest" and "Wild California," ongoing.

"Night Sky Live!" and "Voyage to the Planets," ongoing at Justice Planetarium.

"Laser Fun," "Backstreet Boys/'N Sync" and "The Beatles," laser shows, ongoing.

Restoration of the Liberty Bell 7, ongoing.



Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art

864-4710. On Mississippi Street west of the Kansas Union on the Kansas University campus. Comprehensive museum with paintings, sculpture, graphics and textiles. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursdays; and noon-5 p.m. Sundays. Closed Mondays.


"Brushed Voices: Calligraphy in Contemporary China," through Sept. 3.

"Artists in Exile," Sept. 2-Oct. 1.

Programs, lectures, films and events

Aug. 31: "Hearts and Hands," film, 7 p.m.

Kenneth Spencer Research Library

Behind Strong Hall on Poplar Lane, KU campus. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, and noon-4 p.m. Sundays (Kansas Collection and Special Collections only).

"Achievement Against the Odds: Sumner High School, Kansas City, Kan., 1905-1978," through mid-September.

Kansas University Natural History Museum

864-4540 or 864-4450. On Jayhawk Boulevard on KU campus. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays.

Museum of Anthropology

864-4245. Spooner Hall on KU campus. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.

Clyde W. Tombaugh Observatory

864-3166. 500 Lindley Hall. Open to the public for observations on the second and fourth Sunday nights of each month, if skies are clear, 8 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Watkins Community Museum of History

841-4109. 1047 Mass. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 1:30 p.m.-4 p.m. Sundays. Hands-on history room for children, call for hours.

"Voices of the Civil War," Civil War exhibit, through Sept. 23.

"Underground Railroad in Douglas County, Kansas."

"The Basketball Man: Drive James Naismith."

Kaw Valley Quilters' Hall of Fame Show, Sept. 5-17.

Clinton Lake Museum

(785) 748-0800. Route 5. Hours: 1 p.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, 1 p.m.-6 p.m. Sundays, 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays and by appointment.

"Clinton Lake Communities: The First 20 Years, 1854-1874."


"The Underground Railroad."

"The J.C. Steele House."


Kansas Museum of History

(785) 272-8681. 6425 S.W. Sixth. Hours: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Sundays.

Kansas History Center Nature Trail, 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

"From Gems to Gimcracks, The Discovery Place," hands-on gallery for children, 1 p.m.-4 p.m. daily.

"Wheat People: Celebrating Kansas Harvest," through November.

Mulvane Art Museum

(785) 231-1124. 17th and Jewell on the Washburn University campus. Hours: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesdays-Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursdays-Fridays and 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays.

Outdoor Art Exhibition.

"Mennonite Household Arts," through Sept. 29.


Territorial Capitol Lane Museum

(913) 887-6148. Near downtown Lecompton. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.

"The Gathering Storm," Civil War projects by Indian Hills Middle School eighth-graders, through Sept. 4.

Constitution Hall State Historic Site

(913) 887-6520. 319 Elmore. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays. Displays on territorial Kansas. Free.


Coal Creek Library

Eight miles south of Lawrence on Douglas County Road 1055, east on Douglas County Road 460. Established Nov. 22, 1859. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Sundays, April through October. Area historical information. For appointment, call (913) 594-3960.


Old Jefferson Town

(785) 863-2070. Hours: 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and 1:30 p.m.-5 p.m. Sunday and Monday evenings through November. Collection of vintage buildings, including John Steuart Curry boyhood home, a bow string bridge, wind wagon sculpture, windmill, bell tower and five acres of native grass and wildflowers. Group tours by appointment.


Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

(816) 561-4000. 4525 Oak, Kansas City, Mo. Comprehensive art museum. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.


"Drawing and Painting," through Feb. 18.

"The Architecture of Reassurance: Designing the Disney Theme Parks," through Sept. 3.

The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art

4420 Warwick Blvd., Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.

Works by John Bisbee and Robert Therrien, through Sept. 3.


Sept. 3: "Before They Could Talk: The Language of the 'Silent' Cinema," "Pandora's Box," 2 p.m.

Kansas City Museum

(816) 483-8300. 3218 Gladstone Blvd., Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon-4:30 p.m. Sundays. Exhibits also at Town Pavilion, 1111 Main St.

"Sherlock Holmes and the Clocktower Mystery," through Sept. 3.


"Summer Skies," 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon-4:30 p.m. Sunday, through Sept. 10.

Fridays-Sundays: "The Truth Is Out There," ongoing.

Hallmark Visitors Center

(816) 274-3613. Crown Center, 25th and McGee, Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays; 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturdays and most holidays. Free admission, wheelchair accessible. Reservations required for groups of 10 or more.

Creative and Hallmark Keepsake Ornament exhibit.

Toy and Miniature Museum

(816) 333-9328. 5235 Oak, Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Sundays.

Saturdays: "The Great Mystery" puppet shows, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

"The Doll: Explorations in Doll Making," through Oct. 28.

Union Station-Science City

Pershing Road and Main Street, Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, with extended hours to 8 p.m. Thursdays.

"Mysteries of Egypt," "Encounter in the Third Dimension," "Mark Twain's America," "Sky Quest."

"Pink Floyd's The Wall," 10:15 p.m., 11 p.m. and 11:45 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays.

Laser Shows, "Laser Magic," 5:30 p.m.; "Laser Retro," 7 p.m.; Laser Hipnotica," 8:30 p.m.; "Laseropolis," 10 p.m., Friday and Saturday; "Laser Metallica," 10:45 p.m., Friday and Saturday.

"Rendezvous with a Comet," 11 a.m., 12:15 a.m., 2:15 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., Wednesday-Sunday.

"Magic of Flight," 11:15 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4:45 p.m. and 6:45 p.m.

"PopMania," 12:15 p.m., 3:15 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 7:45 p.m. and 9:15 p.m.

"Union Station Stories," 11 a.m., 12:45 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 4:15 p.m. Mondays-Tuesdays, 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturdays, 3:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Sundays.

"Science City Live!," 11 a.m., 12:45 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 4:15 p.m. Wednesdays-Thursdays; 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. Fridays; 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., Saturdays; 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Sundays.

"Under the Clock KCUR," radio program, 11 a.m. Fridays.

"If These Walls Could Talk," 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays.

Union Station tours, 10 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 1 p.m., 2:15 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 4:45 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 11:15 a.m., 11:45 a.m., 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:15 p.m., 2:45 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 4:45 p.m. and 5:15 Fridays and Saturdays, and 12:30 p.m., 1 p.m., 2:15 p.m., 2:45 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 4:45 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. Sundays.


Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art

2818 Frederick Blvd. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Sundays.

Wood and bronze sculptures by Brent Collins, through Sept. 3.

Landscape paintings by Charles Gruppe and Western illustrations by John Falter, through Sept. 3.


Old Depot Museum

(785) 242-1250. 135 W. Tecumseh. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Sundays.

"Rails, Trails and Prairie Tales," plus H-O model trains and period rooms, ongoing.

"Ottawa Newsreels 1937-1938-1939," films.


The Columbian Museum

(785) 456-2029. 521 Lincoln. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.

Works by Mary Sue Foster, Marjorie Schick, Moira Scott and Elisa Stalker, through Sept. 24.


Wichita Art Museum

(316) 268-4921. 619 Stackman Drive Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays.

"British Watercolors and Decorative Arts from the WAM Collection," through Nov. 12.

"An Air of Refinement," through Nov. 5.

Wichita State University Edwin A. Ulrich Museum

(316) 978-3664. WSU campus. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays.

Photographs by Gordon Parks.

"Richard Loftis," through Oct. 15.

"Chromaform: Color in Contemporary Sculpture," through Oct. 22.

"William Bailey," through Oct. 27.


Harry S. Truman Library

(816) 833-1400. U.S. Highway 24 and Delaware Street.

Exhibition of Truman's high school theme books.


Beach Museum of Art

(785) 532-7718. On the Kansas State University campus. Hours: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, with extended hours to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, and 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays.

"Dear Friends: Views of the American West from the Collection of R.D. and Joan Dale Hubbard," through Sept. 3.



Art and Design Gallery

Art and Design Building, KU campus. Hours: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mondays-Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursdays, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Fridays, 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Sundays. Closed Saturdays and holidays.

Basic Studies Scholarship Exhibition, through Sept. 8.

The Art Cornerstone

843-4750. 925 Iowa.

Works by Kimberly Ruttinger and Anna Oyler, through Sept. 17.

Artframes Gallery and Artforms Sculpture Garden

842-1991. 912 Ill. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays or by appointment.

Back to the Garden

749-3109. 619 N. Second, one block north of Kansas River bridge. Works by Celestial Ironworks and other unique art for house and garden.


1017 1/2 Mass. 865-4181.

Beadwork by Melba Whatley and split-loomed necklace and bear fetish collection of Brenda Eubanks.


749-0200. 820 Mass. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, with extended hours to 8 p.m. on Thursdays; 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.

Contemporary fine crafts by national and local artists, including ceramics, metal, wood, jewelry and furniture.


865-0502. 1012 Mass. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Wednesdays and Fridays-Saturdays; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursdays; and noon-5 p.m. Sundays.

Original ceramics, glass works, jewelry and artwork by Thomas Hart Benton, D. Brown, D. Dunkley, K. Campbell, Free State Glass, M. Jones, J.G. Kellas, E. Lerner, B. Maurland, C. Schaffer, P. Shopen and S. Teicher.

Celia Smith Studio

843-8417. 907 W. 27th Terrace. Hours: By appointment only.

Symbolic and narrative paintings; holistic portraits, prints and cards.

Kristin Dempsey Portraiture and Fine Art Studio

749-3368 or (800) 640-1230, code 01. 1804 Ill. Call for appointment. Web sites:;

Pencil, charcoal and oil portraiture, including pets, oil paintings, limited prints, note cards and commercial illustration.

Do's Deluxe

841-2254. 416 E. Ninth.

Private collection of Marty Olsen.

Ethnofacts Gallery

749-0430. 625 Walnut. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Imported African and Asian art. Call before visiting.

500 Locust Gallery

832-9867. 500 Locust. Gallery open by appointment or by calling 841-6138 or 842-5328.

Recent figurative works by Askew, Dunkley, Graham, Haller, Jackson, Johnson, Piller, Sudlow, Underwood, L. Ramberg and Tyner.

The Fields Gallery

842-7187. 712 Mass. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, with extended hours to 8 p.m. Thursdays, and 12:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Sundays.

Oil paintings by Kim Kern, Jodi Brown, Paula Hauser-Leffel, Tom Russell, Adam Kelne and John Anderson.

Free State Glass Gallery

840-0900. 1021 Mass. Hand-blown glass and sculpture. Hours: noon-5 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays.


842-2770. 723 Mass. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.

Works by national and international artists, including jewelry designs by Peter Zacharias and enamels by Faulker Fusaiy.

Haskell Indian Nations University

749-8417. 155 Indian Ave.

Exhibit of photos from the Rinehart Collection, library.

Hernly Architects

920 Mass., suite 2. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays.

Acrylics, pastels and drawings by Bill Bowerman, dye-painted wall hangings by Mick Braa, bronze sculpture by Catherine Hale Robins and photographs by John Wysocki, Sept. 1-15. Opening reception, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Sept. 1.

Iveth Jalinsky Studio

749-4801 or 550-9530. By appointment only.

Paintings by Iveth Jalinsky.

Java Dive

10 E. Ninth. Hours: 7 a.m.-11 p.m. Mondays-Wednesdays, 7 a.m.-midnight Thursdays-Saturdays and 8 a.m.-10 p.m. Sundays.

Works by Mary Ann King and Nick Vacarro.

JGladman Gallery

15 E. Seventh.

Fine art portraits.

Jennifer Immel Oldridge Home Studio

331-3090. 112 W. 15th. By appointment only. Web site:

Pastel drawings, portraits, note cards and oil and acrylic paintings.

Julie Hammer Home Studio

841-1191 or 841-1800, by appointment only.

Watercolor paintings, prints and notecards.

Kellas Studio

843-7749. 18711 Jefferson Hills Drive Hours: 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. Call for an appointment.

Paintings and original prints.

Lawrence Chamber of Commerce

865-4411. 734 Vt.

"The Many Moods of Pastels," works by Erika Binns.

Lawrence Arts Center

843-ARTS. 200 W. Ninth.

Works by Navajo artist Anthony Emerson, Sept. 8-Oct. 6.

Lawrence Public Library

Seventh and Vermont.

Civil War widow's bonnet, gloves and other artifacts of mourning, through August.

"Inner Visions: Water Media and Mixed Media," works by Nancy Christy Moore, through August.

"Art in Special Places in Douglas County,"works by Lawrence Photo Alliance, through August.

"Pelathe Youth Photography Workshops," photographs by Lawrence youths, through August.

"Architectural Details of Lawrence," photos by Jim Nedresky, through September.

Drawings by Tony Frentrop, lower level, through September.

"Molten Memoirs Montserrat Volcano," photos by Gary Mark Smith, through September.

"Silent Auction Books, Friends of the Library," through September.

Odyssey Design Studio

842-8759. 2730 Belle Haven Drive. By appointment only.

Featuring murals, trompe l'oeil, faux fashions, furniture, floor cloths and restorations by Nancy Ness.

Paradise Cafe

728 Mass.

Contemporary mixed media by Don Beaulieu and original artworks for auction by the Serra Club, through Sept. 26.

Paul Penny Home Studio

843-6700. 638 Ohio. Oil paintings of local scenes and the Midwest. By appointment only.

Phoenix Gallery

843-0080. 919 Mass. Hours: 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays. Works by regional artisans in clay, fiber, glass, wood and more.

Mixed-media Zen paintings by Mike Moses.

"Colors of Summer," acrylic paintings and collages by Celia Heintz.

Redfield's Stained Glass Studio

843-4039. 2050 E. 1550 Road Hours: By appointment.

Custom stained and beveled glass.

Roy's Gallery and Framing

842-1554. 15th and Kasold Drive. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays. Featuring glassworks, ceramics and original artwork by artists including J. Brothers, J. Gaumnitz, L. Copt, R. Sudlow, B. Opelka, J.G. Brown, J. Orr, J. Whitenight, C. Krallman, Free State Glass, V. Brejcha and R. Zerwekh.

"Kansas Symphony: A Collection of New Paintings," by Louis Copt.

Silver Works and More

842-1460. 715 Mass. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursdays. Featuring fine jewelry and crafts by Ron Hinton, Julie Koebbe and Kathleen Clark.

Southwest and More

843-0141. 727 Mass. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, with extended hours to 8 p.m. Thursdays, and noon-5 p.m. Sundays. Specializing in American Indian jewelry and fine arts, Mexican imports and western style.

Van Gogh's Ear Studio and Gallery

842-4899. 1017 Mass. Recycled art, painted furniture and murals by David Montgomery, stained glass by Sarah Teague Johnson, and various works by area artists.

Vibrations Studio and Vision's Performance Art Company

840-0450. 920 Del. Gallery, rehearsal and performance space. Available for rental. Gallery hours: 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Sundays. Poetry reading and open mike, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., third Wednesday of each month. Drum circle, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., fourth Wednesday of each month. For information on ongoing classes, call 840-0450.

Works by painter-poet Tina Koetkemeyer, through September.

Vormehr and Youngquist


749-0744. 914 Mass. Hours: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Wednesdays and Fridays, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursdays, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays. Artwork by Gail Youngquist and Vicki Vormehr.

Watercolor paintings, prints, personalized Valentine items, note cards, jewelry, metalworks, wood and leather chairs, wood and glass tables and KU and other university designs.

Wheatfield's Bakery & Cafe

841-5553. 904 Vt. Hours: 6:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays.

Photo exhibit by Shakura Jackson, through Oct. 8.

Whitebird Studio

P. O. Box 4188.

Online gallery featuring watercolor prints by Sherry Slaymaker.

Wildcat Studio

841-5140 or 842-3154, by appointment. Realistic, figurative murals and paintings; specializing in portraits and commissions.


Hilliard Gallery

(816) 561-2958. 4646 Belleview, Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.

Works by Laura Harrison and Janice Hancock, Roberts, Buffet, Pradzynski, Morris and Nieman.

Kansas City Artists Coalition

(816) 421-5222. 201 Wyandotte, Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays.

"Gods, Bones, Redheads," works by David Goodrich; "Eric Nichols: Ceramic Sculpture;" and "Hot Metal/Cool Lights," works by Randy Marks and Gael Sloop, through Sept. 9.

Kansas City Art Institute

(816) 561-4852. 4415 Warwick Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.


"Project Wall: Vik Muniz," through August.

Kansas City, Kan., Public Library

(913) 551-3280. 625 Minn., Kansas City, Kan. Hours: 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.

Kansas Library Assn. Centennial Exhibit, through Sept. 8.

Kansas City, Kan., Public Library, Argentine Branch

2800 Metropolitan Ave., Kansas City, Kan. Hours: 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.

"Imagination," works by Todd Grable, through Sept. 24.


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