Archive for Thursday, September 28, 2000


September 28, 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. 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.

Sept. 30: Mike Roberts, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.

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 mike, Mondays.

Sept. 28: Jets to Brazil, Revolvers, Pen Ultimate, 8 p.m.

Sept. 29: Jose Ph, Jive Turkey.

Sept. 30: Low, Winter Blanket, Capsules, 8 p.m.

Oct. 5: Punk O'Rama, featuring Voodoo Glow Skulls, Agnostic Front, All, Straight-faced, 7 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.

Thursdays: Karaoke.

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.

Sept. 30: Dance with Crow Canyon, 9 p.m.

Flamingo Dance Academy

331-2227. 1117 Mass.

Sundays: Swing dance, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., with Latin 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.

Sept. 30: Jurassic 5, Dilated Peoples, Beat Junkies, MC Supernatural, 7 p.m.

Oct. 4: MTV's Lyricist Lounge Tour, with Mos Def, 7 p.m.

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.

Sept. 28: Mychicsaseal, college rock.

Sept. 29: Young Blood Brass Band, New Orleans street jams.

Sept. 30: Space Pocket, jam band.

Oct. 3: The Glamour Venus Music Tour, featuring Yve Adam and Virginwool.

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.

Sept. 30: Heads, Hands and Feat, with Billy Spears and Celeste, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

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.

Sept. 29: CD release party for Thegiter an A, Scottish music, 9 p.m.

Sept. 30: Import Ants.

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.

Knights of Columbus

2206 E. 23rd.

Sept. 30: Rural Route 4, 8 p.m.-midnight.


832-2330. 920 Mass.

Sept. 29: Lee McBee and Bill Dye, blues, 9 p.m.-midnight.

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.

Oct. 4: Har Mar Superstar.

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.

Sept. 29: Karaoke, 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, with blues jam 9 p.m.-1 a.m. on fourth Wednesday of the month.

Sept. 29: Continentals.

Sept. 30: The Kaw Daddies


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.

Sept. 29: Mike Roberts, 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.


Beaumont Club

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

Oct. 3: Soulfly, Downset, Primer 55, Slaves on Dope, 7 p.m.

El Torreon/Space

3101 E. Gillham, Kansas City, Mo.

Sept. 28: 7 Seconds, Death by Stereo, Union 13, 7 p.m.

Grand Emporium

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

Sept. 28: Bindlestiff Family Cirkus, 9 p.m.

Sept. 29: AJ Croce, Schwag.

Sept. 30: Rockin' Johnny Band, Vince Converse.

Oct. 2: Split Lip Rayfield, WyCo Low Riders.

Oct. 3: Domino Kings, Cowtown Playboys.

Oct. 4: CoCo Tea, Luie Culture, Magana, Culture Lion.

Oct. 5: Dave Alvin Acoustic Trio, Mike Ireland, Holler.



Kansas University

Oct. 4: Band Spectacular, 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.

Sept. 29: Linda and Larry Maxey, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 1: Organ recital, featuring music of Johann Sebastian Bach, 4:30 p.m., Bales Recital Hall.

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.

West Side Folk

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

Sept. 28: Beth Amsel, Bryan Kelley, Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread.

Oct. 3: Ellis Paul, Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread.

Oct. 5: Carolyn Cruso, Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread.



Sept. 30: Santana, 8 p.m., Sandstone Amphitheatre, Bonner Springs.

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. 1: "Space A Musical Odyssey"

Oct. 4-5: Itzhak Perlman, violin.

Folly Theater

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

Sept. 28: Brentano String Quartet, with pianist Ignat Solzhenitsyn, 7 p.m.

Municipal Auditorium

13th and Wyandotte, Kansas City, Mo.

Oct. 1: Barenaked Ladies, Guster.


Baker University

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

Oct. 2: Annual String Festival, 5 p.m.

First United Methodist Church

(785) 594-6612. 704 Eighth.

Oct. 5: Susan Buehler, soprano, 7:30 p.m.



Dale Easton Apple Valley Theater

(888) 634-4219 or (785) 876-2114. Near Lake Perry.

Saturdays: "The Olde Mill" and "Olio," a vaudeville musical production, 8:30 p.m., through Sept. 30.

Fridays: "Mail Order Bride" and "Olio," 8:30 p.m. through Sept. 29.

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.

"Inherit the Wind," through Oct. 8.

Lied Center

864-ARTS. West Campus, Kansas University.

Oct. 1: Gate Theatre in "Krapp's Last Tape," 7 p.m.

Oct. 2: Gate Theatre in "Waiting for Godot," 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.

"Deathtrap," through Oct. 22.

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," Oct. 3-Nov. 29.

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" and "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.

"Major Barbara," through Oct. 1.

Music Hall

(816) 931-3300. 301 W. 13th, Kansas City, Mo.

Oct. 5-8: "Bear in the Big Blue House Live's Surprise Party," 7 p.m. Oct. 5-6 and 10:30 a.m., 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Oct. 7-8.

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.


Topeka Civic Theatre

Box office, (785) 357-5211. Gage and S.W. Eighth.

"Songs for a New World," through Oct. 7.

Topeka Performing Arts Center

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

Sept. 30: Classic Rock All-Stars.



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

Sept. 28: "Steve Allen Tonight," 7:30 p.m., Lied Center.

Harvest of Arts

749-0470 or 749-2787.

Sept. 30: The Art Cornerstone Preshow, 9 a.m.-dusk, Centennial Park, west of Ninth and Iowa.

Oct. 1: Dances at the River, noon, Kansas River Sandbar. Opening Ceremonies, 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Burcham Park, Second and Indiana. Hip-Hop Skate Demo, 3 p.m.-10 p.m., Centennial Park. Classic Stage, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 200 W. Ninth. Piano Stage, 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center.

Oct. 2: Art in the Storefront Windows, downtown. Flashlight Walking Tour, sundown, Jayhawker in the Eldridge Hotel.

Oct. 3: Music in Mural Alley, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., 700 block of Massachusetts. Drum Circle, 6 p.m., South Park, 11th and Massachusetts. Poetry Jam, 7 p.m., Milton's Cafe, 920 Mass.

Oct. 4: Singer-Songwriter's Showcase, 6 p.m., Ragtime Music Stage, 8 p.m., Jazz Stage, 10 p.m., Liberty Hall, 644 Mass. Harvest of Arts/Cottonwood Review Poetry Reading, 7:30 p.m., Fields Gallery, 712 Mass. Prairie Wind Dancers, 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center.

Oct. 5: Middle Eastern Hafla, 8 pm., Aladdin Cafe, xx Mass. Cows, Toilets and More Cows, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Mural Alley.

Independence Inc.

2001 Haskell Ave.

Oct. 3: Talk by clutter coach Cheryl Miller, 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Kansas University

Sept. 30: "Don't throw it away, it might be history!" workshop, 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Kansas Collection, Kenneth Spencer Research Library.

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.

Second Sundays of the month: Family Dances, 4 p.m.

Sept. 30: Wedding Celebration Dance, 7:30 p.m., Stony Point Barn.

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.

Sept. 29: "Faith in Fiction-World Faiths," book group, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 3: "Freedom to Worship: Native American Perspectives," 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 5-10: Lawrence Public Library Friend's Annual Book Sale, 5 p.m.-9 p.m. Oct. 5 for members only; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Oct. 6; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 7; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 8; half-price sale from noon-9 p.m. Oct. 9; $5/bag night from 5 p.m.-9 p.m. Oct. 10.

Oct. 6: Hitchcock film series, "Rebecca," 7 p.m.

Liberty Hall

749-1972. 644 Mass.

Sept. 29: Pawsible Dream Auction, benefit for Lawrence Humane Society, silent auction, 6 p.m., live auction, 7:30 p.m.

The Raven Bookstore

749-3300. 6 E. Seventh.

Sept. 28: Reading and book signing by Jack Ozegovic, author of "Northern Spirits Distilled," 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

University Forum

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

Oct. 4: "Museums, Monkey Trials and Science Education," by Leonard Krishtalka.


Crown Center

2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

Sept. 30-Oct. 8: "24th annual Heart of America Quilt Show."

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," "Wild California," "Michael Jordan to the Max."

"Nocturnal Safaris," through Sept. 30.

"HalloWeekends," 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sept. 30 and Oct. 1,7, 8, 14, 15, 21 and 22.

Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun

4545 Worlds of Fun Ave., Kansas City, Mo.

"HalloWeekends," Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, 7-8, 14-15 and 21-22.


Kansas City Renaissance Festival

Hours: 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Tickets: (888) 849-6552.

Sept. 30-Oct. 1: Carnivale de France.

National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame

(913) 721-1075. 630 Hall of Fame Dr.

Sept. 28: Ag Hall Golf Classic.

Sept. 30: Sheep Fest 2000 and National Lamb-BQ Championship, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.


Heartland Park

(785) 262-4500. 1805 S.W. 71st.

Sept. 28-Oct. 1: NHRA Nationals.

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.



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.


"Artists in Exile," through Oct. 1.

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

"American Indian Traditions Transformed," through Oct. 22.

Programs, lectures, films and events

Sept. 28: "The Age of Innocence," film, 7 p.m.

Oct. 5: "Washington Square," film, 7 p.m.

Hallmark Symposium

Oct. 2: Armando Milani, graphic designer, 6 p.m., auditorium.


Oct. 1: "French Dances for Court and Chamber," featuring Spencer Consort, 2:30 p.m.

Tours du Jour

Sept. 28: "Art from the '60's," by Wesley Jessup, 12:15 p.m..

Oct. 5: "The Gilded Age," by Susan Earle, 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).

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.

Sept. 30: "Flint Hills Day Trip," 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Oct. 1: "Talking 'bout Turnips," all ages, 1:30 p.m.-3 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.

"12th Annual Lawrence Indian Arts Show," through Oct. 22.

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.

"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.

"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.

"Mennonite Household Arts," through Sept. 29.


Territorial Capitol Lane Museum

(913) 887-6148. Near downtown Lecompton. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.

Constitution Hall State Historic Site

(913) 887-6520. 319 Elmore. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays. Displays on territorial Kansas. Free.


Coal Creek Library

Eight miles south of Lawrence on Douglas County Road 1055, east on Douglas County Road 460. Established Nov. 22, 1859. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Sundays, April through October. Area historical information. For appointment, call (913) 594-3960.


Old Jefferson Town

(785) 863-2070. Hours: 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and 1:30 p.m.-5 p.m. Sunday and Monday evenings through November. Collection of vintage buildings, including John Steuart Curry boyhood home, a bow string bridge, wind wagon sculpture, windmill, bell tower and five acres of native grass and wildflowers. Group tours by appointment.


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.

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.

"Permanent Collection Works," through Oct. 8.

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

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.

"35mm Action Film Fest," through Sept. 30.

"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.

"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.


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.

Lenox Dunbar, Scottish printmaker, through Sept. 29.

Oct.1-Oct. 13: Design department faculty exhibition.

The Art Cornerstone

843-4750. 925 Iowa.

Paintings by Kathleen Mosher and Sherry Kay and sculptures by Jiri Lonsky, through Oct. 17.

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.


1017 1/2 Mass. 865-4181.

Beadwork by Melba Whatley and split-loomed necklace and bear fetish collection of Brenda Eubanks.


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, Oct. 1-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.

Sept. 30: Harvest of Arts reception for Diana Dunkley, 5 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Celia Smith Studio

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

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

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. 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 Kim Kern, Jodi Brown, Paula Hauser-Leffel, Tom Russell, Adam Kelne and John Anderson.

Exhibition of works by Gerry Lubensky and silent auction to benefit the Lawrence Arts Center, Sept. 30-Oct. 7. Reception, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Oct. 7.

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.

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 notecards.

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.

"Assignment Rescue: The Story of Varian Fry and the Emergency Rescue Committee," 9 a.m.-4 p.m. through Sept. 29.

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.

Lawrence Arts Center

843-ARTS. 200 W. Ninth.

Works by Navajo artist Anthony Emerson, through Oct. 3.

Lawrence Community Theatre

1501 N.H.

Paintings by Iveth Jalinsky, through Oct. 8.

Lawrence Presbyterian Manor

1429 Kasold.

Sept. 28-Oct. 20: "Art of the Ages: Celebrating the Creativity of Senior Kansans."

Lawrence Public Library

Seventh and Vermont.

"Architectural Details of Lawrence," photos by Jim Nedresky, through September.

"Shades and Shapes," drawings by Tony Frentrop, lower level, through September.

"From Molten Memoirs to Washington Square," photos by Gary Mark Smith, through September.

"Silent Auction Books, Friends of the Library," through September.

"Art of the Ages: Celebrating the Creativity of Senior Kansans," by the Kansas Association for Homes and Services for the Aging, through Oct. 20.

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

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.

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.

"In Focus," works by Brian Slawson and Robert Zerwekh, through Oct. 1.

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. Gallery hours: 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Sundays. Poetry reading and open mike, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., third Wednesday of each month. Drum circle, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., fourth Wednesday of each month. For information on ongoing classes, call 840-0450.

Works by painter-poet Tina Koetkemeyer, through September.

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.

Photo exhibit by Shakura Jackson, through Oct. 8.

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.


Hilliard Gallery

(816) 561-2958. 4646 Belleview, Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.

Works by Laura Harrison and Janice Hancock, Roberts, Buffet, Pradzynski, Morris and Nieman.

Kansas City Art Institute

(816) 561-4852. 4415 Warwick Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

Michelle Dreher's "The Michael Perry Show," through Oct. 7.

Leopold Gallery

(816) 333-3111. 327 E. 55th (55th and Brookside), Kansas City, Mo.

Paintings by Phil Epp. Reception, 6 p.m.-10 p.m. Oct. 13.

Morgan Gallery

(816) 842-8755. 412 Del., suite A, Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays.

"Steven Sorman: New Works," through Oct. 28.

Society for Contemporary Photography

(816) 471-2115. 2012 Baltimore, Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and by appointment.

"Thinner Air: Minimalism in Photography," works by Tim Davis, Michael Flomen, Steve Frailey, Richard Misrach, Orit Raff, Iain Stewart, Beatrice Valdez Paz, Randy West and Bing Wright, through Oct. 8.


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.

Phoenix Gallery Topeka

(785) 272-3999, 2900-F Oakley, Brookwood Center. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays and by appointment. Paintings, sculpture, ceramics and fine craft by more than 150 local, regional and national artists.

Works by Charles Waldman, through Oct. 15.


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, sculpture, pottery and fiber art.

Art Affair

(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 and other artworks by regional artists.

Glass art and paintings by Vernon Brejcha and Louis Copt, through Oct. 13.


Carnegie Cultural Center

501 S. Main. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays.

"Butterflies of Kansas," paintings by Bill Howe, through Oct. 8.

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