Archive for Thursday, November 9, 2000


November 9, 2000




Abe & Jake's Landing

841-5855. 8 E. Sixth (access from top level of parking garage next to city hall). Live music, Fridays in The Landing.

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.

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 mic, Mondays.

Nov. 9: Fenix, TX/New Found Glory, Good Charlotte, Lefty.

Nov. 10: Anniversary, Ultimate Fakebook, Hot Rod City.

Nov. 11: JJ5, Random Happening.

Nov. 12: Old 97's, 34 Satellite.

Nov. 13: Chainsaw Kittens, Starlight Mints.

Nov. 14: Nile, Incantation, Esoteric.

Nov. 15: MU330, Ruskabank, Public Relations.

Nov. 16: The Gadjits, Sturgeon Mill, Jose PH, Subway Mind.

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.

Nov. 11: Urban Safari.

Nov. 16: New World Gypsies.

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 and swing lessons from 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

The Granada

842-1390. 1020 Mass. Ultra Groove-Funk, Soul & Disco Party, Saturdays. All New Men 101: The Subliminal Beat Project, Mondays. Acoustic Lounge, Tuesdays. Live local music, Wednesdays. Retro dance party, Thursdays. Ladies Night, Fridays. Pump-all new dance night, Saturdays.

Nov. 11: Dr. Zhivegas.

Nov. 12: Type O Negative, Spineshank, Simon Says.

Nov. 13: Ozric Tentacles.

Nov. 14: Deltron 3030 featuring Del the Funky Homosapien, Kid Koala, The Automator, Ugly Duckling, People Under the Stairs.

Nov. 15: Shaggy.

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.

Nov. 9: Yonder Mountain String Band.

Nov. 10: Javier Mendoza Band.

Nov. 11: Random Happenings.

Nov. 13: The Spanktones.

Nov. 15: The Sirens.

Nov. 16: Tim Mahoney and the Meanies.

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.

Nov. 11: Baby Jason & the Spankers.

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 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.

Kaspar's Public House

843-9621. 3115 W. Sixth. Darts.

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

Fridays: Comedy, Music, Variety Show, with Matt Buff, host, and music by Uncle Andy & Friends, 9 p.m. (To be part of the show, call 841-7864 or 749-1076.)

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 Friday 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.

Nov. 12: Rainer Maria, Mike Kinsella, 5-9 p.m.

Nov. 16: Satan's Jeweled Crown.

Rick's Place

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

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: Heads, Hands & Feat, 9 p.m.-midnight.

Nov. 11: Four on the Floor, 9 p.m.


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.


Beaumont Club

(816) 561-2560. 4050 Pa., Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 9: 2 Skinnee J's.

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.

Danny's Big Easy

1610 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 10-11: Billy Ebeling and The Late for Dinner Band, 8 p.m.-midnight.

Davey's Uptown Rambler's Club

(816) 753-1909. 3402 Main.

Nov. 9: Asylum Street Spankers.

Grand Emporium

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

Nov. 9: Phil Callier and Jhamm.

Nov. 10: Chris Duarte, Bernard Allison.

Nov. 11: Greg "Fingers" Taylor.

Nov. 13: Flatus, Last of the V8's Robico. John Hartford, 6 p.m.

Nov. 14: Sleepy Labeef, Grand Marquis, 8 p.m.

Nov. 15: Dred I Dread.

Nov. 16: The Band That Saved The World, 9 p.m.

Jazz Louisiana Kitchen

I-29 and Barry Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 9: Billy Ebeling and The Late for Dinner Band, 8 p.m.-midnight.

New Point Grille

44th and SW Trafficway, Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 9: David Basse, Greg Richter, Joe Cartwright, 7 p.m.-11 p.m.

Stanford and Sons

504 Westport Rd., Kansas City, Mo.

Mondays: Open mic 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

Nov. 10: "The Three B's," including Bach's "Magnificat" and Brahms' "Second Piano Concerto" with Sequeira Costa, piano, KU Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Choir, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center.

Nov. 11: "Mulatto Composers of Minas Gerais," collegium musicum, 7:30 p.m., St. John's Catholic Church.

Nov. 13: Concert Choir and University Singers, 7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 2415 Clinton Parkway.

KU Recitals

Recitals at 7:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 3:30 p.m. Sundays in Swarthout Recital Hall, unless otherwise noted.

Nov. 11: "Brazilian Litanies of the 18th Century," with Vocal Collegium Musicum, 7:30 p.m., St. John's Church, 1234 Ky.

Nov. 12: Organ recital, featuring music of Johann Sebastian Bach, 4:30 p.m., Bales Recital Hall.

Nov. 13: Choral Workshop, featuring Laurence Equilbey and Accentus, 9:30 a.m., site TBA.

Nov. 13: Faculty recital: Kansas Woodwinds.

Nov. 14: Jazz Ensembles II, III, and Combos.

Nov. 15: Undergraduate honor recital.


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

Nov. 12: Rick Bruner, contemporary acoustic folk, 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.

Nov. 14: Blues Revue 7.

Lied Center

864-ARTS. West Campus, Kansas University.

Nov. 12: Accentus, 3:30 p.m.

West Side Folk

865-FOLK. Information Web site: All shows begin at 7:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted.

Nov. 10: Peter Keane with Rick Bruner, Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread.

Nov. 16: Pete and Maura Kennedy, Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread.



Nov. 15: Finger Eleven with Creed, Kemper.

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

416 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 10: "1000: A Mass for the End of Time," Anonymous 4, 8 p.m.

UMKC Conservatory of Music

(816) 235-2700 (ticket office). Center for the Performing Arts, 50th and Cherry, Kansas City, Mo. Concerts at 7:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays in White Recital Hall, unless otherwise noted.

Nov. 16-19: Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss.

Johnson County Community College

(913) 469-4445. 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park. Performances at 8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays in Yardley Hall, unless otherwise noted.

Nov. 9-10: Doc Severinsen and his Big Band, 8 p.m., Yardley Hall.

Nov. 13: Ruel Joyce Recital series, Bach Aria Soloists, noon, Recital Hall.

Lyric Opera of Kansas City

1029 Central, Kansas City, Mo.

"Macbeth," 8 p.m. Nov. 10, 2 p.m. Nov. 12.

Marriott Hotel

Downtown Kansas City.

Nov. 13: Lynn Roberts, vocals, 7 p.m., 12th Street Rag Room.

Station Casino

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

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


Helen Hocker Center for the Performing Arts

700 S.W. Zoo Parkway.

"Sophisticated Ladies," featuring songs by Duke Ellington, 8 p.m. Nov. 10-11.

Old World Cafe

28th and Fairlawn.

Nov. 15: Dan Kozak Jazz Trio, 5 p.m.-10 p.m.

Baker University

(785) 594-6451 or (785) 594-2305. Rice Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.

Nov. 14: Music Forum, 11 a.m., McKibbin Recital Hall.

Nov. 16: Jazz Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., Rice Auditorium.

First United Methodist Church

(785) 594-6612. 704 Eighth.

Nov. 14: Fall Orchestra Concert, 7:30 p.m.


Ottawa Municipal Auditorium

(785) 242-8810. Third and Hickory. All shows at 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 11: Mario Manzini's Tribute to Houdini.

Nov. 14: Theatre for Young America - "The Ugly Duckling."



Nov. 16: Dixie Chicks with VIDA, 7:30 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.



Lied Center

864-ARTS. West Campus, Kansas University.

Nov. 14: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, 8 p.m.


Kansas City Ballet

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

Nov. 10-12: "In the Wings," choreography project, Carlsen Center, JCCC.



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.

"Call of the Wild," school performances at 1 p.m. Nov. 14-26 and public performances at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10-11 and 16-18, Crafton-Preyer Theatre.

Lied Center

864-ARTS. West Campus, Kansas University.

Nov. 9: "The King Stag," 8 p.m.

Nov. 16: "Show Boat," 8 p.m.


American Heartland Theatre Co.

(816) 842-9999. Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo. Performance times vary. Show times: 8 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays.

"1940's Radio Hour Christmas 1942," Nov. 1-Jan. 7.

Avila College

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

Nov. 16-19: "Desire Under the Elms," 8 p.m. Nov. 16-18 and 2 p.m. Nov. 19.

The Coterie

(816) 474-6552. 2450 Grand Blvd., Crown Center, Kansas City, Mo. Performances at 10 a.m. and noon Wednesdays-Fridays, 7 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays.

"Gatherings in Graveyards: Three Great Masterpieces of Horror and Imagination," through Nov. 29.

"Little House on the Prairie," Nov. 10-Dec. 29.

Johnson County Community College

(913) 469-4450. 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park.

Nov. 16-19: "Beyond Therapy," 8 p.m. Nov. 16-18, 2 p.m. Nov. 18-19, The Black Box, Carlsen Center.

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.

Lyric Opera of Kansas City

(816) 471-7344. 1029 Central, Kansas City, Mo. Performances at 7:30 p.m. Mondays-Wednesdays, 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 2 p.m Sundays.

"MacBeth," Nov. 4, 6, 8, 10 and 12.

Missouri Repertory Theatre

(816) 235-2700. Center for the Performing Arts, 50th and Cherry, Kansas City, Mo. Performances at 7 p.m. Tuesdays-Wednesdays, 8 p.m. Thursdays-Fridays, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sundays.

"Sisters Matsumoto," Oct. 13-Nov. 5.

The New Theatre Restaurant

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

"The Sanders Family," Nov. 9-Feb. 4.

Rockhurst University

1100 Rockhurst Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 16-19: "Scenes From an Execution," 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday.

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.

"The Cat Who Had No Friends," Nov. 4-17.

UMKC Theatre Department

(816) 235-2700. 52nd and Holmes, Kansas City, Mo. Performances at 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays.

Nov. 9 and 16-18: "An Enemy of the People."

Nov. 15, 17 and18: "A Midsummer Night's Dream."

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.

"Art," through Nov. 12.


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.

Oct. 20-Nov. 11: "Dangerous Obsession," drama.

Topeka Performing Arts Center

(785) 297-9000. 214 S.E. Eighth.

Nov. 9-12: Gingerbread homes for the holidays.

Nov. 11: Gospel Explosion 2000.

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.

"Sophisticated Ladies," Nov. 10-12.

Washburn University Theatre

(785)-231-1010 ext. 1639. Andrew J. and Georgia Neese Gray Theatre, Garvey Fine Arts Building. Show times: 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

"What the Butler Saw," Nov. 10-11.


Baker University

(785) 594-6451. Rice Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.

"Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9-11.




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., children's amphitheater; Chess Club, 7 p.m. Mondays.

Nov. 11: Book signing with Frank Lingo, author of "Earth Vote," 1-3 p.m.

Kansas University

Nov. 10: "Kate Hansen and American Missionary Women in East Asia," KU Continuing Education symposium, 2:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m., 1515 St. Andrews Drive.

Kansas University football

Memorial Stadium, Kansas University. Home games with asterisk.

Nov. 11: Texas, *1 p.m.

Lawrence Barn Dance Assn.

749-1356. Lawrence Arts Center Dance Annex, Eighth and Vermont. Dance 7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted.

Nov. 12: Family Barn Dance, 4 p.m., dance and potluck dinner, Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread.

Lawrence Humane Society

Nov. 11: Adopt-A-Pet, community service project, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Wheatridge Middle School, 318 E. Washington, Gardner.

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.

Nov. 15: Lawrence Sesquicentennial Commission, 4 p.m., Auditorium.

University Forum

Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread. Noon-1 p.m.; lunch at 11:30 a.m.

Nov. 15: "The Global Economy and the Marketization of the States," Kurt Thurmaier.


Crown Center

2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

Ice skating, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays and 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, November and December.

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."

"Michael Jordan to the Max," through Jan. 31.

Municipal Auditorium

13th and Wyandotte, Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 16-19: Ararat Shrine Circus 2000, 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16-17, 10 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18, 2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. Nov. 19.

Powell Gardens

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

"Trains Across Rural America," through Jan. 6.

Rockhurst College

(816) 501-4151.1100 Rockhurst Rd., Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 16: Mass, lunch and card party, 12:05 p.m., Massman Chapel.


Topeka Performing Arts Center

(785) 297-9000 or (800) 949-TPAC. 214 S.E. Eighth.

Nov. 10-12: Gingerbread Homes for the Holidays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Nov. 10-11, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 12.

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.


Ottawa Municipal Auditorium

(785) 242-8810. Third and Hickory.

Nov. 11: "Tribute to Houdini," magic show by magician Mario Manzini, 7:30 p.m.



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.


"Images of Culture," through Nov. 21.

"The Gilded Age: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum," through Nov. 19.

"Introduction to Sociology," through Nov. 21.

"Contemporary Photographs: Rethinking the Genres," Oct. 15-Jan. 21.

"A Writer's Vision: Prints and Drawings by Gunter Grass," Nov. 4-Dec. 30.

Programs, lectures, films and events

Nov. 9: "City Mysteries of the Gilded Age," lecture by Alan Trachtenberg and Neil Gray Jr., 7 p.m., Auditorium.

Hallmark Symposium

Nov. 13: Whitney Sherman, illustrator from Baltimore, Md, 6 p.m., Auditorium.


Nov. 12: Flint Hills Trio, 2 p.m., Central Court.

Nov. 16: KU music students, 7 p.m., Central Court.

Tours du Jour

Nov. 9: "A Writer's Vision: Prints and Drawings by Gunter Grass," Cori Sherman, 12:15 p.m., White Gallery.

Nov. 16: "Contemporary Photo: Rethinking the Genres," Rachel Epp Buller, 12:15 p.m., North Balcony Gallery.

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).

"Early Maps of New England," Main Gallery.

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.

Programs for children; to register, call 864-4173.

Nov. 12: "Feed the Birds," ages 4-6, 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Nov. 12: "Ups and Downs," ages 7-10, 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

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.

"Los Dias de Los Muertos (The Days of the Dead)," Oct. 26-Nov. 26.

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.

"Woman Who Pulls Teeth: Dr. Lucy Hobbs Taylor, First woman Doctor of Dental Surgery," opens Oct. 14.

"Underground Railroad in Douglas County, Kansas."

"The Basketball Man: Dr. James Naismith."

Nov. 15: "Know Your Antiques," Collectible Political Buttons, Phyllis Tiffany.

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.

Washburn Art Faculty Exhibit Bi-Annual show, Oct. 21-Dec. 22.



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.

Nov. 5-Nov. 10: "Fleshy Pursuits," figurative sculpture by students of John Hachmeister. Opening reception, 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 5.

Nov. 12-Nov. 24: Stafford University, England, faculty exhibition.

Nov. 13: Whitney Sherman, illustrator, Hallmark Symposium.

The Art Cornerstone

843-4750. 925 Iowa.

"Putting the Pieces Together," mosaics by Linda Baranski, Oct. 17-Nov. 17.

Works by Steve Elder, November-December.

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.

Back to the Garden

1017 Mass. (second location). Works by Celestial Ironworks and other unique art for house and garden.


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.


Cafe Espresso, 700 N.H. Hours: 9 a.m.-11 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.

The Bourgeois Pig

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

Photographs by Scott Indermauer, through Nov. 11.


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, S. Teicher, Lisa and John Ross, Chuck and Murf Dixon, Terry Miller, Albo Glass, Bob Gent and Hartzell Grey.

Nov. 11: Matt Jones reception, 5-7 p.m.

Celia Smith Studio

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

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

Creative Hand Studio

832-9413. 2504 Westdale Road. Call for an appointment.

Original art by Barbara Jarvis, including paintings, collages, wall designs, borders, art arrangement and hanging.

Kristin Dempsey Portraiture and Fine Art Studio

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

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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 John Anderson, Jodi Brown, Adam Kleine, Kim Kern, Paula Hauser Leffel, Tom Russell, Colette Bangert, Ryan Paget.

Works by Tom Russell, Nov. 3-24. Opening reception, 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

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.

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.

Oil paintings by Elaine Matt, through Dec. 31.

The Jazzhaus

926 1/2 Mass.

Figurative and ceramic sculptures by Tanya McNeely, thru Nov. 19.

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.

Karla Nathan Home Studio

832-2835. 1754 E 1200 Road. Open by appointment.

Hand-painted antique furniture, floral and landscape watercolors, murals and faux finishes.

Kansas Union Gallery

Level 4. Hours: 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. Sundays.

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.

"Studio Pilar," abstract painting, November.

Lawrence Public Library

Seventh and Vermont.

"Landscape Photography" by Carolyn Young, November, entrances.

"Mixed Media Collage" by Karen Wiley, November, lower level.

Visiting Nurses Association tabletop exhibit, south entrance.

"Elementary School Art," Nov.1-Nov. 16, gallery, display cases.

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.

Out of Nature into Paper

865-1404. By appointment.

Handmade paper, book arts, printmaking and collage by Lori Hinrichsen.

Paradise Cafe

728 Mass.

Works by Karen Jacks, November-December.

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.

Paintings of Kansas artist Robert Sudlow (1940-present), Oct. 20-Nov. 20, also during First Fridays Gallery Walk.

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.

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. Classes for October: Body and Ke Tuning; Schakra Healing; Reiki I and II; Brave Wave for Kids; Art of Delivery; Vision I Performance Works; Bridge of Light Works; Sensitive Self-Defense; Didigiredoo; Bonsai: Basic Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced; Fundamentals of Drumming.

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.

Works by Mary Anne Gravino Askew, through Dec. 3.

Works by Sally Pillar, Dec. 3-Feb. 4.

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.

Z's Divine Espresso

842-7651. 1800 E. 23rd, Suite A. Hours: 6:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays; 6:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays; and 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays.


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