Comedy films slated to be played at library
Two films by Satyajit Ray will be shown today at the Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.
"Jana Aranya (The Middleman)," a black comedy, will be shown at 1 p.m. and "Agantuk (The Stranger)," a comedy, will begin at 3:30 p.m.
Both films are in Bengali, with English subtitles.
The event is free and open to the public.
'Clutter coach' to give lectures
Cheryl Miller, who describes herself as a "clutter coach," will give two free lectures about how to reduce clutter and improve organization.
She will present "Clear the Clutter, Clear the Energy" from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. today at Borders, 700 N.H., and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 3 at Independence Inc., 2001 Haskell.
Miller also will offer a five-week series, "Clear the Clutter, Create Space in Your Life," from 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays, beginning Oct. 17. Class size is limited; cost is $100.
For more information, call Miller at 749-3510 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hospital to have infant massage class
Lawrence Memorial Hospital will offer three sessions of infant massage workshops for parents and their babies.
The workshops will run from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturdays, today to Oct. 7 and Oct. 21 to Nov. 4, and Tuesdays, Nov. 7 to Nov. 21.
Infant massage can improve an infant's sleep, offer relief from the discomfort of gas, colic or congestion, and stimulate a baby's growth and development, according to literature from the hospital.
The cost of each session is $25.
One or both parents may attend, and handouts and oil will be provided.
Participants should bring a blanket and diaper bag.
For more information or to enroll, call ConnectCare at 749-5800.
Artist's works address gender issues
"Chris Somers XXY: Androgyne Perspectives," an exhibit of new works by Somers, will be presented today and Sunday at 500 Locust Gallery, 500 Locust.
Somers works mainly with computer- or mixed-media-manipulated photography.
Hours are 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. today and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Somers, an androgynous-identifying artist from Perth, Australia, will be present each day.
Kansas University has announced the following final examinations:
Sarah Trane, clinical child psychology, "Content Analysis of Explanatory Style from Stories by Children with Sickle Cell Disease and Their Matched Comparison Peers," 2 p.m. Monday, 4014 Dole.
Kyung-Hoon Lee, chemistry, "Molecular Dynamics Simulations and Thermodynamic Studies of Hemoproteins and Their Model Compounds," 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, 359 Malott.