Archive for Thursday, October 26, 2000


October 26, 2000




Abe & Jake's Landing

841-5855. 8 E. Sixth (access from top level of parking garage next to city hall). Bar hours: 4 p.m.-midnight Tuesdays-Thursdays and 4 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Fridays-Saturdays. Live music, Fridays in The Landing.

Oct. 26: Lee McBee.

Oct. 27-28: The Band That Saved the World.

Nov. 1: Billy Ebeling and the Late for Dinner Band.

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.

Oct. 26: Broadcast, Everest, 8 p.m.

Oct. 27: One Line Drawing, The Ugly Boyfriend, 5:30 p.m.; Shiner, Casket Lottery, Lafyette, 10 p.m.

Oct. 28: Son Venezuela, 8 p.m.

Oct. 30: DJ Logic Presents Project Logic with Baba Israel, 8 p.m.

Oct. 31: ekoostik hookah, Space Pocket, 8 p.m.

Nov. 1: Elliot, Jazz June, 8 p.m.

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.

Oct. 26: Karaoke.

Oct. 27: Lawrence Wright and the Outlets.

Nov. 1: Disco Dick.

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.

Saturday: Dance with Arnie Johnson, 8 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: 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.

Oct. 29: Julia Peterson with Brian Robinson.

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.

Oct. 26: A. J. Croce, piano boogie.

Oct. 27: Hosty Duo, original rock.

Oct. 28: Then Again, college rock.

Oct. 30: Spanktones, open jam.

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.

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. 2: Tristeza, 90 Day Men, 9 p.m.

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.

Oct. 28: Heads, Hands and 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.

Oct. 27: Lonnie Ray Blues Band.

Oct. 28: Halloween Party with Dru and the Geezers.


843-2078. 138 Ala.

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


Doc and Brutie's Pizza Q

(913) 583-1000. 33080B W. 83rd.

Oct. 27: Mike Roberts, 6:30 p.m.-9:30 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.

Oct. 29: Delbert McClinton, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 30: BooBash, 7:30 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.

Grand Emporium

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

Oct. 26: Kristie Stremel Band, Sugadaddies, 9 p.m.

Oct. 27: Roy Gaines, Blue City Band, 9 p.m.

Oct. 28: Rusty Zinn, James Harman, 9 p.m.

Oct. 30: The Bell Rays, Cretin 66, Electrophonic, 9 p.m.

Oct. 31: Rod Piazza and the Mighty Flyers, 9 p.m.

Nov. 1: Teddy Thompson, 9 p.m.

Nov. 2: Dale Peterson and the Rhythm Lords, 9 p.m.

Jazz State Line

39th and State Line, Kansas City, Mo.

Oct. 27: Billy Ebeling.

New Point Grille

44th and SW Trafficway, Kansas City, Mo.

Oct. 26: David Basse, Greg Richter, 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.




Oct. 26: Northern Harmony, 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 946 Vt.

Kansas University

Oct. 26: KU Jazz Singers and Vocal Jazz Choir, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center.

Oct. 30: Men's Glee Club and Women's Chorale, 7:30 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church.

Nov. 1: Konza Prairie Chamber Players, 7:30 p.m., Swarthout.

KU Recitals

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

Oct. 28: Eric Rosenblith, violin, Heng-Lin Park, piano, 6:30 p.m.

Oct. 29: Organ recital, featuring music of Johann Sebastian Bach, 4:30 p.m., Bales Recital Hall.

Oct. 29: Instrumental Collegium Musicum, 7:30 p.m., Spencer Research Library.

Oct. 30: Faculty recital: Scott Watson, tuba, 7:30 p.m., Swarthout Recital Hall.

Oct. 31: Brant Bayless, viola.

Nov. 1: Margaret Marco, oboe, and the Konza Prairie Chamber Players.

First United Methodist Church

946 Vt.

Oct. 26: Northern Harmony Choral, 7:30 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.

Lawrence High School

1901 La.

Oct. 22: "Family Fantasy," Lawrence Chamber Orchestra, 2 p.m.

Liberty Hall

644 Mass.

Oct. 27: Dark Star Orchestra, 8 p.m.

Oct. 28: Billy Spears 70th B'day Bash and Band Reunion, 8 p.m.

Oct. 29: K.U. Green Party's Creeping Tyranny Ball, with The Roundups, Stephanie Hewitt, Public Relation, Tank Farm and political satires, 5 p.m., Liberty Hall, 644 Mass.

Nov. 1: Dar Williams, Catie Curtis, 7 p.m.

Nov. 2: Greg Brown.

West Side Folk

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

Oct. 27: Kelley Hunt, solo acoustic show, 8 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt.

Nov. 1: Dar Williams, Catie Curtis, 8 p.m., Liberty Hall, 644 Mass.

Nov. 2: Greg Brown, Louise Taylor, 8 p.m., Liberty Hall, 644 Mass.


American Royal

Kemper Arena, 1800 Genessee, Kansas City, Mo.

Oct. 27: Toby Keith, 7:30 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.

Oct. 27: Fall Choral Showcase.

Hillcrest Christian Church

11411 Quivira Road, Overland Park.

Oct. 26: Fine Arts Chorale, 7:30 p.m.

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.

Oct. 27: "What Makes It Great?" Rob Kapilow with the Miami String Quartet, 8 p.m., Yardley Hall.

Oct. 28: Joshua Rifkin and the Bach Ensemble, 8 p.m.

Oct. 29: Brown and Gold Halloween Concert, 6 p.m., Yardley; Scott Watkins, piano, 7 p.m., Recital Hall.

Oct. 30: Ruel Joyce Recital series, Keith Benjamin, trumpet and electronic music, noon, Recital Hall.

Oct. 31: Jazz series, Four Bass Hits, noon, Recital 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.

Oct. 26-28: "Classical Mystery TourA Tribute to the Beatles," 7 p.m. Oct. 26, 8 p.m. Oct. 27-28, Music Hall.

Unity Temple on the Plaza

707 W. 47th, Kansas City, Mo.

Nov. 1: Jazz Mass, with Tim Whitmer, 7 p.m.



Barnes and Noble

6130 S.W. 17th.

Oct. 29: Pamela Bruner, Celtic harpist, 2 p.m.


Baker University

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

Oct. 31: Music Forum, 11 a.m.



aha! dance theatre

(816) 523-6732. 5828 Charlotte, Kansas City, Mo.

Oct. 27: "Planes," 5:45 p.m.-7:45 p.m., Terminals A-C, Kansas City International Airport.

Johnson County Community College

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

Oct. 26-27: "Victoria," with Dulcinea Langfelder & Co.



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.

"How I Learned to Drive," 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26-31 and Nov. 1-4, Inge Theatre.

Lawrence Arts Center

200 W. Ninth.

Oct. 27: "Cats & Bats," 9:30 a.m., "The Witch of Lok Island," 7 p.m.

Oct. 28: "Cats & Bats," 10:30 a.m., "The Witch of Lok Island," 1:30 p.m.

Oct. 29: "The Witch of Lok Island," 1:30 p.m.

Lied Center

864-ARTS. West Campus, Kansas University.

Nov. 2: "Dracula: The Music and Film," 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.

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.

Englewood Theatre

Independence, Mo.

Oct. 28: "Nosferatu," 7 p.m.

The Lighten Up Playhouse

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

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

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

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

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.

"The Phantom Menace of the Opera" plus original vaudeville revue, "Campaigns, Candidates and Confetti!" through Nov. 5.

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.

"Song of Singapore," with Loretta Swit, through Nov. 5.

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 Ugly Duckling," through Oct. 27.

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," Oct. 20-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.

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

Topeka Performing Arts Center

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

Oct. 26-31: The Phantom's Haunted House.



Douglas County 4-H


21st and Harper.

Oct. 27-29: Pilot Club of Lawrence Antique Show and Sale, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 27-28 and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 29.

Farmer's Market

842-3883. 11th and Vermont.

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

Hall Center Lecture Series

Nov. 1: "Poetry and the Police in 18th-century Paris," with Robert Darnton, 8 p.m., location to be announced.

Kansas University

Oct. 31: Jubilee Cafe benefit, 7 p.m., Kansas Union ballroom.

Oct. 31 and Nov. 1-4: "Big Trouble in Little China," 7 p.m.

Oct. 31 and Nov. 1-4: "X-Men," 9 p.m. Oct. 31-Nov. 4 and midnight Nov. 3-4.

Nov. 1: "Poetry and the Plice in 18th-Century Paris," lecture by Robert Darnton, 8 p.m, Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union.

Kansas University football

Memorial Stadium, Kansas University.

Oct. 28: Texas Tech , 1 p.m.

Lawrence ArtWalk

Oct. 28-29: Self-guided tour of art studios and galleries, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 28 and noon-5 p.m. Oct. 29.

Lawrence Arts Center

843-ARTS. Ninth and Vermont.

Oct. 31: BooFest, 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Lawrence Public Library

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

Oct. 26: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Gathering, 10 a.m.-noon. Registration required.

Oct. 27: Hitchcock film series, 7 p.m.

Oct. 30: Hitchcock film series, 7 p.m.

United Way Center

2518 Ridge Ct.

Oct. 31: Youth United Way Halloween Fun Night, 5 p.m.-7 p.m.

University Forum

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

Nov. 1: "Groundwater and Livestock Waste Management," Greg Foley, Kansas Department of Health and Environment.


Crown Center

2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

Oct. 27-29: The Jetsons' Open House, noon-7 p.m. Oct. 27, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 28-29.

Independence, Mo. Annual Halloween Parade

Historic Square, Independence, Mo.

Oct. 16-26: Pumpkin Contest, Chamber office.

Oct. 28: Trick-or-Treating, noon-2 p.m., parade at 2 p.m.

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 Cretaceous" and "Wild California."

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

Oct. 28: Boo at the Zoo, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Metcalf South Mall

95th and Metcalf, Overland Park.

Oct. 28-29: 27th Annual Fall Woodcarving Show, "Artistry in Wood," 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Oct. 28 and noon-5:30 p.m. Oct. 29.

Rockhurst College

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

Nov. 2: Steven Benson, lecture, 8 p.m., Mabee Theater.


Barnes & Noble

(785) 273-9600. 6130 S.W. 17th.

Wednesday and Saturday Storytime and Craft Hour, 10 a.m.

Oct. 28: Book Fair and book signing by Roy Bird, author of "Topeka: An Illustrated History of the Kansas Capital" and "Kansas: Day by Day," 1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Topeka Barn Dance

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



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.


"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. 26-Dec. 12.

Programs, lectures, films and events

Oct. 26: "American Visions: The Gilded Age" and "John Singer Sargent: Outside the Frame," 7 p.m., Auditorium.

Nov. 1: "Architecture and the Love of Life," by Michael Benedikt, 4 p.m., auditorium.

Nov. 2: "The Lowdown on High Art: American Painters and the Press, 1870-1900," lecture by Sarah Burns and Ruth N. Halls, 7 p.m., Auditorium.

Hallmark Symposium

Oct. 30: David Buss, photographer, 6 p.m., Auditorium.

KU Perspectives

Nov. 1: "The Gilded Age: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum," Ann Schofield, professor of women's studies, 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m., Kress Gallery.


Oct. 29: Chamber music by KU music students, 2 p.m., Central Court.

Tours du Jour

Oct. 26: "Contemporary art: Provocative or reactive? A discussion of John Coplan's 'Self Portrait'," intern Beth Harris, 12:15 p.m.

Nov. 2: Roberta Woods, 12:15 p.m.

Kenneth Spencer Research Library

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

"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.

Oct. 27: "Dark at the Top of the Hill," all ages, 7 p.m.-9:15 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.

"Postcards from the Past: Preserving the Built Environment," through Nov. 5.

"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."



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.

Oct. 30: David Buss, photographer, Hallmark Symposium.

The Art Cornerstone

843-4750. 925 Iowa.

"Putting the Pieces Together," mosaics by Linda Baranski, Oct. 26-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.

The Bay Leaf

725 Mass.

Oct. 27-28: "The Beauty of Wild Fibres," works by Fran Cheney and Kirsten Christianson, 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.


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.

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.

Celia Smith Studio

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

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

Oct. 28-29: Open Studio, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 28, noon-5 p.m. Oct. 29.

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. Web sites:;

Do's Deluxe

841-2254. 416 E. Ninth.

Private collection of Marty Olsen.

Douglas County Senior Center

745 Vt.

Oct. 28: Tuesday Painters open house, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

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, Jerry Lubensky, 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.

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.

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 Arts Center

843-ARTS. 200 W. Ninth.

"Designs in Wood," handbuilt furniture by Marty Miller, Will Orvedal and Rick Stein, through Nov. 1.

Lawrence Public Library

Seventh and Vermont.

"Downtown Tuesday Painters," sponsored by the Lawrence Art Guild, through October.

"Foster Care in our Community," sponsored by The Shelter, through October.

"Photo Landscapes" by Carolyn Young, November, entrances.

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

"Elementary School Art," November, gallery, display cases.

Nancy Christy-Moore Studio

3806 W. 14th Court.

Oct. 28-29: Open house, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 28 and noon-5 p.m. Oct. 29.

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 Craig Cochran, through October.

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.

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.

Oct. 28: The Autumn Brave Festival, benefit for Bridge of Lights Scholarship program, 6 p.m. Artists Robert Longyear and Lance M. Johnson talk about works in progress, 7 p.m.-8 p.m. Dinner and videos of vision works and movement art, 8 p.m.-9 p.m. Stars Dream, movement art by Jan Wiens, Lance M. Johnson and Lance Yoder, 9 p.m.-10 p.m. Dance and desserts, 10 p.m.-11 p.m. Body painting all day long.

Oct. 29: Autumn Brave Festival II, gallery opens with party foods, 2 p.m. Natalie Cox, guitarist, 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Art talk with Lance M. Johnson and Robert Longyear, 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Stars Dream for Kids, special humor for the ageless, 5 p.m. Mini-dance and drum, 6 p.m.-bedtime. Face painting all day long.

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.

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.

Works by the Lawrence Art Guild, through Oct. 21.

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