Archive for Thursday, November 16, 2000


November 16, 2000




Abe & Jake's Landing

841-5855. 8 E. Sixth (access from top level of parking garage next to city hall). Hours: 4 p.m.-midnight Tuesdays-Thursdays and 4 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Fridays-Saturdays.

Nov. 16: Lee McBee, 9 p.m., pub.

No. 17: Harry Miller and Gerald Spaits, 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m., pub; The Majestics, 10 p.m.-1:30 a.m., main room.

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.

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

Nov. 17: (6 p.m.-10 p.m.) Mock Orange, Proudentall, Haloshifter; (10 p.m.) Downset, The Schwag.

Nov. 18: Band That Saved The World, Frisbee.

Nov. 19: Ruskabank, Warsaw, Brothers from Different Mothers, Smackdown.

Nov. 20: Blueground Undergrass.

Nov. 21: Podstar, Crazy Town.

Nov. 22: Blonde Redhead, The Need, No.

Nov. 23: Closed.

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. 16: New World Gypsies.

Nov. 18: Latin Dance Party.

Nov. 22: Mr. Fieldtrip.

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.

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. 16: Tim Mahoney and the Meanies.

Nov. 17: The Draft.

Nov. 18: Left Undone.

Nov. 20: The Spanktones.

Nov. 22: New World Gypsies.

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.

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.

Kaspars Public House

843-9621. 3115 W. Sixth. Darts.

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

Friday: Comedy, Music, Variety Show, Matt Buff, host, and music by Uncle Andy & Friends, 9 p.m. (Be part of the show by calling 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.-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. 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.


Harper Market Square on East 23rd.

Nov. 17: Heads, Hands & Feat, 9 p.m.-midnight.

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.


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 Rd., Kansas City, Mo.

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

Eden Alley Restaurant

707 W. 47th, On the Plaza, Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 17: Mark Gottschall.

Grand Emporium

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

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

Nov. 17: Jimmy Thackery and the Drivers.

Nov. 18: Bugs Henderson.

Nov. 19: Marcia Ball

Nov. 21: Domino Kings.

Nov. 22: Blue Riddim.

Nov. 23 The Schwag.

The Hurricane

(816) 753-0884. 4048 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 16: Lunar Beat Theory, One Million Tiny Tiny Jesuses, DJ Roland.

Nov. 17: Cretin 66, Electrophonic Foundation, Grand Punk Railroad.

Nov. 18: Season To Risk, Captured By Robots, National Fire Theory.

Nov. 20: Melt Banana

Nov. 23: Shiner

Jazz Louisiana Kitchen

511 Melody Lane, Lee's Summit, Mo.

Nov. 18: Billy Ebeling and The Late for Dinner Band, 8 p.m.-midnight.

New Point Grille

44th and SW Trafficway, Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 17: David Basse, Greg Richter, Joe Cartwright.

Nov. 18: Greg Richter, Joe Cartwright.

Nov. 20: Carl Peterson live radio show with David Basse, Greg Richter, Craig Akin.

Nov. 21: Dan Bliss, Jim Decker.

Nov. 22: Bob Bowman, Paul Smith.

Nov. 23: Closed.

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. 20: Jazz Concert, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center.

KU Recitals

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

Nov. 17: KU Tuba-Euphonium Consort.

Nov. 20: KU Horn Ensemble.

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.

Free State High School

4700 Overland Dr.

Nov. 19: "Cabaret 2000," fund raising musical benefit for Lawrence Habitat for Humanity, 2 p.m.

Liberty Hall

644 Mass.

Nov. 17: Marcia Ball.

Nov. 18: The Roots with Rah Digga, Talib Kweli, Dead Prez, Slum Village, Bahamadia and Jaguar, 8 p.m.

Nov. 19: Maura O'Connell, Connie Dover.

West Side Folk

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

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

Nov. 18: Connie Dover, Roger Landes, Maria Anthony and Megan Hurt, St. Margaret's Episcopal, 964 U.S. Highway 40.



Nov. 17: Sammy Hagar, 8 p.m., Memorial Hall.

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.

Nov. 18: "Grow An Opera Lover," Conservatory Kids Club, 10 a.m.

Nov. 20: Keith Benjamin, trumpet.

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. 19: Rossetti String Quartet, 7 p.m., The Theatre.

Kansas City Symphony

(816) 471-0400. Lyric Theatre, 11th and Central, Kansas City, Mo. Performances at 8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays, unless otherwise noted.

Nov. 17-19: The Hudson Shad Vocal Ensemble and Emily Golden, soprano.

Folly Theater

(816) 842-5500. 12th and Central, Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 17: Ethos Percussion Group, 8 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.


Grace Episcopal Cathedral

701 S.W. Eighth.

Nov. 17: "Jazz at Grace," semi-annual fund-raiser concert, 7 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. 17-18 and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 19.

Old World Cafe

28th and Fairlawn.

Nov. 16: Grand Opening with Dan Kozak and John Lomas, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.


Baker University

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

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

Nov. 17: Marci Malone, soprano, 7:30 p.m., McKibbin Recital Hall.

Nov. 21: Third Annual Invitational Jazz Festival, 8 a.m., Rice Auditorium.



Johnson County Community College

(913) 469-4455. 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park.

Nov. 17-18: "Peter Pan," Atlanta Ballet, 8 p.m., Yardley Hall.



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. 16-18 and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 19, Crafton-Preyer Theatre.

Haskell Indian Nations University

Hiawatha Hall.

Nov. 16-18: "Strength of Indian Women," 8 p.m.

Lawrence Arts Center

200 W. Ninth.

Nov. 17: City Youth Theatre, 7:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m.

Lied Center

864-ARTS. West Campus, Kansas University.

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," through 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," through 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.

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.

Nov. 17-Jan. 1: "A Christmas Bette 2000."

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," through 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," through Nov. 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. 16-18: "An Enemy of the People."

Nov. 17-18: "A Midsummer Night's Dream."


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.

Nov. 17-18: Laughing Matters, 8 p.m., Sheffel Theatre.

Nov. 25: The Senior Class, improvisational comedy.

Topeka Performing Arts Center

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

Nov. 17: David Clayton-Thomas, Blood, Sweat and Tears, 8 p.m.

Nov. 18: Confederate Railroad.

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. 17-19.

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. 17-19.




10th and Mass.

Nov. 18: Pet Caricatures by Kristin Dempsey, noon-5 p.m.

Kansas University

Nov. 16: Floating Jewelry Performance, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Potter Lake.

Nov. 18: KU Friends of the Library Annual Fall Meeting, 5:50 p.m., Spencer Research Library.

Kansas University football

Memorial Stadium, Kansas University. Home games with asterisk. Dates and times subject to change.

Nov. 18: Iowa State.

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. 17-19: Pilgrim's Progression 2000, November Dance Weekend. Larry Edelman, caller, music by Queen City Bulldogs.

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. 18: Ride Into History performance, Dr. Joyce Thierer portrays Calamity Jane, 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m., Auditorium.

Nov. 19: "Our Town on the Plains: J. J. Pennell's Photographs of Junction City, Kansas 1893-1922," book talk and slide presentation by author Dr. James Shortridge, 3 p.m., Auditorium.

Nov. 21: "Women of Mystery" book discussion group, 7:30 p.m.

Square De-Lites

843-2422. Building 1, Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, 21st and Harper.

Nov. 18: Bill Roles, Caller, and Rounds with Wally and Jeanette Kelly, 7:30 p.m.


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.-5 p.m.

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

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

"WildLights!" 5:30 p.m.-9 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, Nov. 17-Dec. 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.

Unity Temple on the Plaza

(816) 561-1627. Country Club Plaza, 707 W. 47th, Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 20: "There's A Spiritual Solution to Every Problem," lecture by Wayne Dyer, Ph.D., 7:30 p.m.


Benedictine College

(913) 367-5340, ext. 2427.

Nov. 19: Community Orchestra fall concert, auditorium.



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.

Programs, lectures, films and events

Nov. 18: Friends of the Art Museum High Tea for "The Gilded Age."


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

Nov. 19: Camerata Lawrence, 2:30 p.m., Central Court.

Tours du Jour

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. 19: "Nature Lover's Tree Trimmings," all ages, 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)," through 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."

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, through Dec. 22.


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.

"Tempus Fugit: Time Flies," through Dec. 31.

"Snake Cult Goddesses of Ancient India," through Jan. 7.

"Art Part," Elizabeth Murray, beginning Nov. 12, Kirkwood Hall.


Nov. 18: Reel Time: "Time Machine," 1 p.m.


Nov. 19: "American Art," 2 p.m., and "Tempus Fugit: Time Flies," 3 p.m.

Nov. 22: "Tempus Fugit: Time Flies," 1 p.m.


Nov. 17: "Keeping Time: Jazz," 7 p.m., Atkins Auditorium.


Nov. 16: "Irish Furniture and Interiors during the Georgian Age," Desmond FitzGerald, 6 p.m.


Nov. 17: Friday Unwind: The On-Going Sketchbook, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.


Nov. 17: Skip Hawkins, 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Rozzelle Court Restaurant.


Nov. 17: Creative Arts Center Workshops for Families, 6:30 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.

"Donald Sultan: In the Still Life Tradition," through Dec. 3.


Nov. 18: Casual Classical guitar concert, 2 p.m.


Nov. 17: New Members/New Wines, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Reservations required.

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.

"Storybook Garden Exhibit," through Dec. 31.


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.

J.C. Hall Christmas Trees, year-round.

Exhibit of the 40 year partnership of "Peanuts" creator Charles Schulz and Hallmark, through Dec. 31.

Lanesfield School Historic Site

(913) 893-6645. 18745 S. Dillie Road, Edgerton.

Dec. 16: A Country School Christmas, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Dec. 17: Christmas Storytelling with Jackie Rozine, 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

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. River and Prairie Storyweavers, 1 p.m.

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.

"Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets," 11:15 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 6:45 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

"Remember the Children: Daniel's Story" exhibit, through March 18.

"Challenger Learning Center's Rendezvous With a Comet," Family Missions, 11 a.m., 12:15 p.m., 2:15 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., Wednesday-Sunday.

"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., 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. Friday, 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., Saturday 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 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.


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.



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

The Art Cornerstone

843-4750. 925 Iowa.

"Putting the Pieces Together," mosaics by Linda Baranski, through 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.

Art Whore Gallery

832-1633. Suite B, 512 E. Ninth.

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.

Lawrence Photo Alliance Show, November through December.

The Bourgeois Pig

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


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.

Photographs by James Nedresky, Nov. 18-Dec. 2.

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.

The Dance Academy

1117 Mass.

Nov. 26: Red Ribbon Art Auction, dessert and preview at 6:30 p.m., live auction at 7:30 p.m.

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

Works by Tom Russell, through Nov. 24.

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.

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, through 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," through Nov. 16, gallery, display cases.

"Junior High Art, Nov. 17-Dec. 4, gallery, cases.

"Downtown Tuesday Painters," Nov. 21-December, entrances, gallery, lower level and cases.

Nunemaker Center

1506 Engel Rd., Kansas University campus. Hours: 8 a.m.-11 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Fridays and 5 p.m.-11 p.m. Sundays.

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.

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