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.
Nov. 24: Exceptions, 9 p.m.-midnight.
Nov. 30: Lee McBee, 8 p.m.-11 p.m.
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.
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.
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. 23: closed.
Nov. 24: Mock Orange, 6 p.m.; Local Hip Hop Show, 10 p.m.
Nov. 25: Fastball, John Wesley Harding, The SuperNauts.
Nov. 26: A.F.I., Distillers, Smackdown.
Nov. 27: Camden, Elevator Division.
Nov. 28: Meat Puppets.
Nov. 29: Big Sandy and His Fly-Rite Boys, Hadacol.
Nov. 30: Podstar, Touchdowns, Tanka Ray, Musico.
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.
Nov. 25: DJ Tsunami.
Nov. 30: ESSA Benefit.
842-7030. Ramada Inn, 2222 W. Sixth. Opens 4 p.m. daily.
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.
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. 28: Corrosion of Conformity, Clutch.
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.
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. 25: Brody Buster.
Nov. 26: The Spanktones.
Nov. 29: Sturgeon Mill.
Nov. 30: Full Feature.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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. 24: Flight 19, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
Nov. 25: Billy Spears, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
843-2078. 138 Ala.
Thursdays: Bingo/pull tabs, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.
(913) 631-2591. Fourth and Main. Smoke-free environment.
Saturdays: Branson-style country music, 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
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.
(816) 753-1909. 3402 Main, Kansas City, Mo.
Nov. 23: Irish Ramblers Association.
Nov. 24: Col. J.D. and the Shake Shakers, Chris Scruggs.
Nov. 25: Tares, Parlay.
Nov. 28 Ian, Bill Belzer.
(816) 531-1504. 3832 Main, Kansas City, Mo.
Nov. 23: The Schwag.
Nov. 24: The Morells, The Elders.
Nov. 25: Bel Airs.
Nov. 27: The Capsules, Brannock Device, Q.
Nov. 28: Big Sandy and His Fly-Rite Boys.
Nov. 29: Shayar, Krooshal Force.
Nov. 30: Old Number 8's.
(816) 753-0884. 4048 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.
Nov. 23: Shiner, Houston.
Nov. 24: Shaking Tree, Kristie Stremel Band.
Nov. 25: Molly McGuire, Train Dodge.
New Point Grille
44th and SW Trafficway, Kansas City, Mo.
Nov. 23: Closed.
Nov. 24: David Basse, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman.
Nov. 25: David Basse, Greg Richter, Joe Cartwright.
Nov. 27: Carl Peterson live radio show with David Basse, Greg Richter and Craig Akin.
Nov. 28: Closed.
Nov. 29: Bob Bowman, Rod Fleeman.
Nov. 30: David Basse, Greg Richter, Joe Cartwright.
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.
47th and Pennsylvania, Kansas City, Mo.
Thursdays: Lonnie Ray Blues Band, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.
Nov. 28: KU Symphonic Wind Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center.
Nov. 29: Brown Bag Classics, trumpet ensemble, 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m., Alderson Auditorium, Kansas Union.
Nov. 30: KU Jazz Ensemble I, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center, and World AIDS Day Band Benefit, 8 p.m.-11 p.m., Hashinger Hall.
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.
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. 25: "Harp Music for the Holidays," final Lawrence performance by Pamela Bruner, 2:30 p.m., public library's auditorium.
Swarthout Recital Hall, Murphy Hall, unless otherwise noted.
Nov. 30 and Dec. 1-3: "The Bear," by William Walton, and "Gianni Schicchi" by Puccini, 7:30 p.m. nightly except for 2:30 p.m. Dec. 3; Black Box Theatre, Murphy Hall.
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. 25: Vienna Boys Choir, 8 p.m., Yardley Hall.
Nov. 30: "Instrumental Gala," 7:30 p.m., Yardley Hall.
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. 24-25: "Club Swing" with Five by Design, 8 p.m., Music Hall, 13th and Central.
Nov. 26: "A Spirit for the Holidays," with Magic Circle Mime Company, 2 p.m. Music Hall, 13th and Central.
(913) 371-7555. 600 N. 7th, Kansas City, Kan.
Nov. 25: BB Mak, Jessica Riddle, 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. 29: Conservatory Chamber Orchestra.
(785) 594-6451 or (785) 594-2305. Rice Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.
Nov. 28: Music Forum, 11 a.m., McKibbin Recital Hall.
University Dance Company
Nov. 29-30: New Dance/Theatre/Music, 7:30 p.m., Elizabeth Sherbon Dance Theatre, Robinson Center.
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.
First United Methodist Church
10th and Vermont.
Nov. 30: World AIDS Day Service of Prayer and Remembrance, 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 30: "From the Short Story to the Novel," lecture by Simone Zelitch, 2:30 p.m., 204 Bailey Hall.
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. 29: Make Your Own Gingerbread House, 2 p.m.-4 p.m., Auditorium.
Lawrence Jewish Community Center
Nov. 30: Reading by Simone Zelitch, author of "Louisa," followed by reception and book signing, 7:30 p.m.
749-1972. 644 Mass.
Nov. 25: KANU Imagination Workshop, 5 p.m. and 8 p.m..
Nov. 27-30: Festival of Trees, 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Nov. 27, 29-30 and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 28.
Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread. Noon-1 p.m.; lunch at 11:30 a.m.
Nov. 29: "Women and Islam," Fatima Harrak.
Nov. 27: Book signing by Maggie Glezer, author of "Artisan Baking Across America" and bread baking demonstration by Thom Leonard, baker at Wheatfield's, 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.
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.
Nov. 24: Mayor's Christmas Tree lighting ceremony, 5:30 p.m., Crown Center Square.
Nov. 24-Dec. 31: Santa at Crayola Christmas Land, through Dec. 24.
2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.
Dec. 2: Special appearance by master ornament artist Keith Stefan, noon-4 p.m.
Heritage Homespun Holidays Christmas Package
Nov. 24-Dec. 30: Holiday events, tours and displays at the Bingham-Waggoner Estate, the Vaile Victorian Mansion and 1859 Marshal's Home, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturdays, 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Sundays.
Kansas City Zoo
(816) 513-5700. Call (816) 513-IMAX for theater information. Open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
"The IMAX Nutcracker," through Dec. 31.
"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, through Dec. 31.
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.
(785) 235-1986. 17th and Topeka Boulevard.
Festival of Trees, Nov. 30-Dec. 3, Ag Hall.
Rice Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.
Nov. 29: Student Activities Council Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, 8 p.m., Harter Union.
Lawrence Community Theatre
843-7469. 1501 N.H. Performances at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 2:30 p.m. Sundays.
"Nuncrackers," Nov. 24-Dec. 10.
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.
(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.
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.
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.
"A Christmas Carol," Nov. 25-Dec. 27.
Stone Lion Puppet Theatre
(913) 894-9701. Fine Arts Theater, 5909 Johnson Dr., Mission. Performances at 10 a.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m. Sundays.
"King Frost," Nov. 24-Dec. 10.
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 Best Christmas Pageant Ever," Nov. 25-Dec. 22.
(816) 531-PLAY, ext. 10. 3828 Main St., Kansas City, Mo. Shows begin at 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays.
"Hedwig and the Angry Inch," Nov. 29-Dec. 31.
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. 25: The Senior Class, improvisational comedy.
(785) 594-6451. Rice Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.
"The Eight: Reindeer Monologues," 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30-Dec. 2, Darby-Hope Theater.
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.
"Contemporary Photographs: Rethinking the Genres," through Jan. 21.
"A Writer's Vision: Prints and Drawings by Gunter Grass," through Dec. 30.
Programs, lectures, films and events
Nov. 29: "Borderless Village," lecture by Enrique Chagoya, artist, 7 p.m., Auditorium.
Nov. 30: "Luis Barragan and the Making of Modern Mexican Architecture," lecture by Keith L. Eggener, 7 p.m., Auditorium.
Nov. 27: May Tveit and Bhakti Ziek, 6 p.m., Auditorium.
Tours du Jour
Nov. 30: "Prints and Popular Culture," Eric McNeal, 12:15 p.m., Asian 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.
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."
"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. 26: "Ancient and Classical Art," 2 p.m., and "Tempus Fugit: Time Flies," 3 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.
"Sandra Scolnik: Self Portraits," through Jan. 7.
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.
Nov. 25-Dec. 30: Christmas at Lanesfield.
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.
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.
Nov. 26-Dec. 1: Professor Emeritus Carlyle Smith, jewelry exhibition.
Nov. 27: May Tvelt, Hallmark Symposium.
The Art Cornerstone
843-4750. 925 Iowa.
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.
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. www.carmesi.com. 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, through 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
Nov. 26: Red Ribbon Art Auction to benefit the Douglas County AIDS Project, 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: www.dempseyportraits.com; www.kristindempsey.com.
Pencil, charcoal and oil portraiture, including pets; oil paintings; limited prints, note cards, commercial illustration.
841-2254. 416 E. Ninth.
Private collection of Marty Olsen.
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.
Iveth Jalinsky Studio
749-4801 or 550-9530. By appointment only. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Paintings by Iveth Jalinsky.
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.
15 E. Seventh.
Fine art portraits.
Jennifer Immel Oldridge Home Studio
331-3090. 112 W. 15th. By appointment only. Web site: www.sunflower.com/~dojo.
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.
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.
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 Arts Center
843-ARTS. 200 W. Ninth.
Nov. 25: Bizarre Bazaar, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
"Portraits of Trees," art quilts by Chris Wolf Edmonds, through Nov. 30.
Lawrence Community Theatre
Works by Jewell Willhite, Nov. 24-Dec. 10, Gladys Six Green Room.
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.
"Junior High Art, through Dec. 4, gallery, cases.
"Downtown Tuesday Painters," through December, entrances, gallery, lower level and cases.
"Homeless Views of Lawrence," photos, December, entrances..
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.
Works by Karen Jacks, December-January.
Paul Penny Home Studio
843-6700. 638 Ohio. Oil paintings of local scenes and the Midwest. By appointment only.
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.
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 stoneware by Jeffrey Kleckner, jewelry by Jim Connelly, hand blown glass by Don Gonzalez, ceramics by Diana Thomas and furniture by Avner Zabari.
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.
Van Go Mobile Arts Inc. Gallery
Nov. 25: Adornment Chez Van Go!, second annual holiday show and sale, 7 p.m.-10 p.m., featuring works by Dan Hermreck, David Van Hee, Nan Renbarger and Sarah Oblinger.
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.-8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays.
Works by Mary Anne Gravino Askew, through Dec. 3.
P. O. Box 4188. www.whitebirdstudio.com.
Online gallery featuring watercolor prints by Sherry Slaymaker.
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.
Collective Art Gallery
(785) 232-4254. 3121 S.W. Huntoon. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays.
"Associate Member Show," works by Larry Peters, Bobbie Rieger and Mary Dorsey Wanless.
Grace Episcopal Cathedral
(785) 235-3457. 701 S.W. Eighth. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays.
Watercolors on paper and silk by Diane Lawrence, through November.
The Aardvark Gallery
(785) 594-3980. 111 Sixth St. Hours: 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays and by appointment. An eclectic collection by local and regional artists, including painting, photographs and fiber art.
(785) 594-7470. 622 High. Hours: 4 p.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays and 2 p.m.-6 p.m. third Saturday of each month. Sculpture, photography, paintings a