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June 29, 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 Dr. Hours: 9 a.m.-2 a.m. daily. Ten pool tables, daily drink specials, Astros matches the pot for Sunday tournaments.

Bambino's Italian Cafe

832-8800. 1801 Mass. Music by acoustic singer-songwriters on Thursday-Sunday nights.

  • July 1: Mike Roberts, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.

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. Smackdown --Live 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.

  • June 29: Boogin Fest, with Killswitch, Esoteric, 8 degrees, The Feds, Truth.
  • June 30: Overcome, Figure Four, Esoteric, Steadfast, Layfayette, Aeriulux, Elevator Division.
  • July 1: Reflector, Kill Creek, Casket Lottery, Stepleader.
  • July 3: Spaceheads.
  • July 5: All, All Wretch Like Me Pavers.
  • July 6: Kottonmouth Kings, Corporate Avenger, Zebrahead, Pimpadelic.

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.

  • Every other Wednesday: Karaoke.
  • June 29: Greencard.
  • June 30: DJ Kilby.

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 salsa lessons from 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
  • June 30: Swing 39 Band, 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 Showtime 8 p.m. 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.

  • June 29: Trucker, original rock.
  • June 30: Holstein, original rock.
  • July 1: The Band That Saved the World, funk.
  • July 3: Mudslinger Blues Jam.
  • July 6: Jazzhaus Poetry Slam.

J.B. Stout's Grill & Bar

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

  • July 1: Wags.

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. First Friday and Saturday night of each month, Billy Spears Band.

Johnny's Tavern

842-0377. 401 N. Second, across the Kansas 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.

King Arthur's

842-8225. 2228 Iowa. Hours: 9 a.m.-2 a.m. Nine billiard tables, dart league, big-screen television.

The Laughing Dog Saloon

841-1533. 1910 Haskell Ave. Hours: 9 a.m.-2 a.m. Live music Saturday nights.

Pat's Blue Rib'N Barbecue

865-1618. 1618 W. 23rd. Live music every Friday night. Hours: 10 a.m. to 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.

  • June 29: Royal Trux, Penultimate.
  • July 1: Megalomania 7, with Cody Bennett, Calvin Bennett, Amy and Sue, Eric Mardis, Sean McEniry, John Cutler, Kavanagh Sisters, Kris Harris, Ryan Johnson, Lance Fahy, Joshua Upshaw, Rebecca and Claire and Melvin Litton, 4 p.m.
  • July 2: Of Montreal.

Rick's Place

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

Set -Em-Up-Jack's

Harper Market Square on East 23rd.

  • June 30: Bob and Mike, 7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.

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.
  • June 30: Flight 19.


843-2078. 138 Ala. Breakfast, 8 a.m.-11 a.m. Saturdays.

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

  • June 29: Roomful of Blues, Chubby Carrier.
  • June 30-July 1: Buckwheat Zydeco.

Tom Fooleries

47th and Pennsylvania, Kansas City, Mo.

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


P.T.'s Caffe Espresso

4025 S.W. 10th.

  • June 29: Rick Bruner, acoustic folk, 7 p.m.




  • July 5: Lawrence City Band, "Our Own 4th of July Concert," 8 p.m., South Park, 11th and Massachusetts.


331-3226. 700 N.H. Hours: 9 a.m.-11 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.

  • July 1: Jonathan Wenski, Irish music, 8 p.m.
  • July 2: Maggie Pruitt, strolling violinist, 2 p.m.

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.

Liberty Hall

644 Mass.

  • July 2: Blues Traveler.
  • July 3: The Deftones, Glassjaw.



  • June 30: Blink 182, Bad Religion, Fenix TX, 7 p.m., Kemper Arena, 1800 Genessee, Kansas City, Mo.
  • July 1: Yes, Kansas, 7:30 p.m., Sandstone Amphitheatre, Bonner Springs.

City Market

Fifth and Walnut, Kansas City, Mo.

  • June 30: George Clinton and P. Funk, 7 p.m.

Station Casino

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

  • Sundays: Swing dance, with Dave Stephens, 2 p.m.
  • June 30: Roy Clark, 8 p.m.
  • July 1: Howie Mandel, 8 p.m.

Uptown Theater

3700 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.

  • July 2-4: World Music Reggae Festival.


"Thursday Live! - Meet Me Downtown" concert series

9th and Kansas, downtown Topeka, 5 p.m.-8 p.m.

  • June 29: Brothers From Different Mothers.



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.

  • "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown," 8 p.m. July 6, 8, 14, 16, 20 and 22, Crafton-Preyer 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.

Summer Youth Theatre

843-2787. Lawrence Arts Center, 200 W. Ninth.

  • "Grease!," 7:30 p.m. June 29-July 1 and 2 p.m. July 1-2.


The Coterie

(816) 474-6552. 2550 Grand Ave., Crown Center, Kansas City, Mo. Performances at 10 a.m. and noon Wednesdays-Fridays, 7 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays.

  • "Little Women," through July 30.

Heart of America Shakespeare Festival

Southmoreland Park, 47th and Oak, Kansas City, Mo.

  • "As You Like It," June 30 and July 2, 6, 8, 12, 14 and 16.
  • "King Lear," June 29 and July 1, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13 and 15.

Theatre in Shawnee Mission Park

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

  • "1776," June 29-July 2.

Martin City Melodrama and Vaudeville Co.

(816) 942-7576. 13440 Holmes, Kansas City, Mo. Performances at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Fridays, 4:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays.

  • "A Day in Hollywood, A Night in the Ukraine," through Aug. 27.

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.

Starlight Theatre

(816) 333-9481. 4600 Starlight Rd., Kansas City, Mo. Performances at 8:30 p.m.

  • "Miss Saigon," June 29-July 9.

Theatre for Young America

(913) 831-1400. Mission Center Mall, 4881 Johnson Dr., Mission. Show times are 10 a.m. Tuesdays-Wednesdays, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Thursdays-Fridays and 2 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays.

  • "Dick Whittington and His Cat," through July 2.

Unicorn Theatre

(816) 531-PLAY, ext. 10. 3820 Main St., Kansas City, Mo. Shows begin at 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays.

  • "Side Man," through July 2.


Topeka Civic Theatre

Box office, (785) 357-5211. Dinner and non-dinner seating. Box office, Gage and S.W. Eighth. Performance times are 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Wednesdays; 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, with dinner starting at 6 p.m.; and 2 p.m. Sundays.

  • June 29: The Senior Class, improvisational comedy.

Helen Hocker Center for the Performing Arts

(785) 273-1191. 215 S.E. Seventh. Performances at 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 2:30 p.m. Sundays.

  • "Winnie the Pooh," June 29-July 1.



Burcham Park

Second and Indiana.

  • July 4: Lawrence Jaycees fireworks display, 9:45 p.m., with family activities and entertainment beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Farmers 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.

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.

  • Tuesday Toddler Storytime, 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m., through July 25.
  • Tuesday Storytime, 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m., through July 25.
  • Thursday Cliff-hangers, 1 p.m.-1:30 p.m., through July 27.
  • June 29: The Reading Connection, "The Wind in the Willows," 7 p.m.
  • June 30: "Fun and Games," young adult event with board games and refreshments, 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
  • July 5: Edge of Adventure Summer Reading Program, "Comic Capers," K-grade 5, 1:30 p.m.; sixth-graders and older, 3 p.m.

The Raven Bookstore

749-3300. 6 E. Seventh.

  • June 29: Book signing and reading by Wayne Johnson, author of "Six Crooked Highways" and "Don't Think Twice," 7:30 p.m.-9 p.m.


  • July 4: Fourth of July celebration, with fireworks at 10 p.m., Lake Perry.


Kansas City Zoo

(816) 513-5700. Call (816) 513-IMAX for theater information. Open daily 9 a.m. to 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.
  • Animal Prints Photo Contest, through Aug. 31.
  • "Sunset Safaris," through Aug. 31.

Powell Gardens

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

  • July 1: Cafe Thyme, 10 a.m.
  • July 2: Angela Hagenbach and Musa Nova, 3 p.m.; Missouri Symphony Pops' Blooms and Booms concert, 7:30 p.m.; fireworks, dark.

Station Casino

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

  • July 1: Comedian Howie Mandel, 8 p.m.

Uptown Theater

3700 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.

  • June 30: ECW Wrestling, 8 p.m.

Worlds of Fun and Oceans

of Fun

4545 Worlds of Fun Ave., Kansas City, Mo.

  • July 4: Worlds of Fun Celebrates America.


Forbes Field

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

  • July 3-6: Experimental Aircraft Assn. B-17 tour.

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.

White Lakes Center

37th and Topeka Boulevard.

  • July 1-2: Heritage Show of Antiques, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.


  • July 4: Fireworks display, dusk, Forest Park.


  • July 4: Baldwin Jaycees Fourth of July celebration, begins at 5 p.m. with fireworks at 9 p.m., Baldwin High School ballfields.


  • July 4: Fourth of July celebration, with fireworks at dusk, Eudora High School.


Amelia Earhart Stadium

(913) 367-0754.

  • July 4: Fourth of July Celebration.


RLDS Temple

Lexington and River.

  • July 4: Independence Day celebration, music by Lowe Family at 7:30 p.m., fireworks at 9:30 p.m.


Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center

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

  • "Dolphins," "Mysteries of Egypt," "To Be An Astronaut," "Maximum Velocity," "Everest," 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.


  • "40,000 Years of American Art: The Works of Jaune Quick-to-See Smith," through Aug. 27.
  • "December 1, 1999," through summer.

Programs, lectures, films and events

  • June 29: "40,000 Years of American Art: The Work of Jaune Quick-to-See Smith," gallery talk by intern Joni Murphy, 7 p.m.

Kenneth Spencer Research Library

Behind Strong Hall on Poplar Lane, KU campus. Hours: 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays (the Kansas Collection and University Archives close at 5 p.m.); 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays (University Archives closed).

  • "'Of this garden thou mayest freely ear': Books to delight the gardener," main exhibit gallery, through June.
  • "Carrie Watson: KU Library Pioneer," Kansas Collection.
  • "Bailey Hall and its inhabitants," University Archives, through June.

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.

  • "Women's Works 2000: From Our Past to Our Future," through Aug. 6.
  • "Migration: From China to Kansas," photography by Pok-Chi Lau, through Aug. 6.
  • "The 4 Elements," installation by the F.A.N., through Aug. 6.

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.

  • "The Basketball Man: Dr. James Naismith."
  • "Homemakers Remember 1924-1999," through Aug. 31.

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."
  • "Religion."
  • "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.

Heritage Camp 2000

  • July 3-7: "Holiday Traditions."

Museum Mornings, 9 a.m.-noon, call (785) 272-8681, extension 264 for more information.

  • July 5-7: "Kansas Celebrations."

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.
  • "20th Century Abstraction from the Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery," through July 30.


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 Labor Day weekend.

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. 19.
  • "The Architecture of Reassurance: Designing the Disney Theme Parks," through Sept. 3.


  • July 2: Chinese art, 2 p.m.


  • June 30: "Learning from the Theme Park: Reassurance and 'Disneyfication' in Contemporary American Architecture," 7 p.m.


  • June 30: Milt Abel, 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

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.

  • "Deborah Willis: Tied to Memory," through July 16.
  • Works by John Bisbee and Robert Therrien, through Sept. 3. Opening reception, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. June 30.


  • June 30: Talk by John Bisbee, 6:30 p.m.


  • June 29-30: Adult workshop with John Bisbee, 1 p.m.-3 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," 1:30 p.m. Fridays and 1 p.m., 1:45 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 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.
  • "Take Me Out to the Ballgame," through Aug. 26.
  • "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.

  • "Star Leap," 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. daily through June 30.
  • "Mysteries of Egypt," "Encounter in the Third Dimension," "Mark Twain's America."
  • "Pink Floyd's The Wall," 10:15 p.m., 11 p.m. and 11:45 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays.
  • "Laser Metallica," 1 p.m. and 10:45 p.m., beginning July 1.
  • "PopMania," 6:15 p.m., 8:30 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, 6:30 p.m., 7:45 p.m. and 9 p.m. Wednesdays-Thursdays, and 3 p.m., 4 p.m., 6 p.m., 7:15 p.m., 8:30 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. Fridays-Sundays.
  • "Science City Live!," 11 a.m., 12:45 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 4:15 p.m. Wednesdays-Thursdays, 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. Fridays-Sundays.
  • "Under the Clock KCUR," radio program, 11 a.m. Fridays.
  • "If These Walls Could Talk," 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon to 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.
  • "A Photographic Narrative: The Indians of Kansas," through July 5.


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

  • Exhibition of Truman's high school theme books.

Vaile Mansion

1500 N. Liberty.

  • "Antique Clock Exhibit," through June 30.


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.
  • July 6: Opening reception for "Walking Through a Weather Wonderland: Images of Weather from the Collection of the Beach Museum of Art," 7 p.m.



The Art Cornerstone

843-4750. 925 Iowa.

  • Prints and photographs by John Marconette and John Gladman, through July 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.

The Bourgeois Pig

843-1001. 6 E. Ninth. Hours: 7 a.m.-2 a.m. daily.

  • Painted mural installation by Dave Loewenstein, through July 8.

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, 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. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, with extended hours to 8 p.m. Thursdays, and 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sundays.

  • Oil paintings by Aaron Brown, Kim Kern, Jodi Brown, Paula Hauser-Leffel and Tom Russell.
    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.

Hobbs Building

1427 W. Ninth.

  • Works by Jason Hackenwerth, R.T. Ladzinski, Nan Leiter, Lonnie Robinson, Douglas Schwietert, Terry Swafford, Rebecca Wilkinson and Antonia, through July 31.
  • Miniature portrait prints by Dean Mitchell, through July 31.

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 note cards.

Kellas Studio

843-7749. 18711 Jefferson Hills Dr. 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.

  • Lawrence Arts Center Faculty Show, through July 26.

Lawrence Public Library

Seventh and Vermont.

  • "Mike Yoder Photographs: Stories 1/250th of a Second," through June.
  • "Summerscapes: A Collection of Paintings," by artists at Cottonwood Retirement Center, through June.
  • Lawrence Art Guild member show, July, gallery, entrances, lower level.
  • Youth Services Summer Reading Program, July, display cases.

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 Rd. 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, 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.

  • Paintings by Lee Mann.
  • Watercolors and drawings by Don Dane, through July.

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. New classes in Primitive Printmaking, Protective Measures, Body Caretaking, Art of Movement and children's drawing and WAVE classes begin July 16; for information, call 840-0450.

  • Sundays: Photography and textiles by Carolina Farwell, through June.
  • July 2: Young Poets Series, 4 p.m.-5 p.m.
  • Sundays: Works by a variety of Lawrence artists, 2 p.m.-6 p.m., through July.

Vormehr and Youngquist Gallery

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. to 8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays.

  • Oil paintings by Elaine Matt, through Aug. 6.

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