Archive for Thursday, February 1, 2001


February 1, 2001




Abe & Jake's Landing
841-5855 8 E. Sixth St. (parking in Lawrence Riverfront Plaza) Riverside
Coffee, Soda Fountain, Candy Shoppe & Art Gallery open noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Abe & Jake's Pub open Tuesdays-Saturdays.
Feb. 2: The Band That Saved the World.
Feb. 3: DJ.

American Legion
842-3415. 3408 W. Sixth St.
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. 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.

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.
Feb. 1: Transforming Apollo, Deathray Davies.
Feb. 2: Mi6, Dragqueen, National Fire Theory.
Feb. 3: Shiner, Lafayette, Strong Ave.
Feb. 4: Smackdown.
Feb. 5: Open mike.
Feb. 6: Guy Forsyth, The Flood.
Feb. 7: Monte Montgomery, Holstein.
Feb. 8: Ton Ton and Perri's Outrageous Karaoke.

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 Saturday of the month.
Thursdays: Karaoke.

Duffy's Tavern
842-7030. Ramada Inn, 2222 W. Sixth St. Opens 4 p.m. daily.
Tuesdays-Saturdays: Karaoke.

Eagle's Lodge
843-9690. 1803 W. Sixth St.
Wednesdays and Fridays: Bingo, 7 p.m.

Dance Academy
331-2227. 1117 Mass.
Fridays: Latin and ballroom dance, with DJ, all ages, 8 p.m.-midnight.
Sundays: Swing dance, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., with salsa and swing lessons from 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

The Granada
842-1390. 1020 Mass. Ultra Groove-Funk, Soul & Disco Party, Saturdays. All New Men 101: The Subliminal Beat Project, Mondays. Acoustic Lounge, Tuesdays. Live local music, Wednesdays. Retro dance party, Thursdays. Ladies Night, Fridays. Pump-all new dance night, Saturdays.
Feb. 7: The Daybirds, The Rosenburgs, Toast.

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.
Feb. 1: Mustard Couch, Velvet Freeze, funk/pop rock.
Feb. 2: Phat Phunktion, funk.
Feb. 3: The Draft, college rock.
Feb. 5: The Spanktones, open jam.
Feb. 7: The Jazzhaus Poetry Slam.
Feb. 8: Jazz Discharge, Hostein, jazz, funk, rock.

J.B. Stout's Grill & Bar
843-0704. 721 Wakarusa, in Wakarusa Plaza. Billiards and 27 TVs. Hours: 11 a.m.-2 a.m. daily.

Kaspars Public House
843-9621. 3115 W. Sixth St. Darts.
Wednesdays: Knowledge Live Action Trivia, 8 p.m.
Fridays: Kaspar's Comedy Show, with host Matt Buff, featuring area comedians, 9 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 St. 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.

Raoul's Velvet Room
842-8200. 815 N.H.
Wednesdays: DJ Kirby.

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.

Rick's Place
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.
First and third Wednesdays: Heads, Hands & Feat, 9 p.m.-midnight.
Feb. 2: Blue 88.
Feb. 3: Second Anniversary Party, with Blue Condition.

843-2078. 138 Ala.
Thursdays: Bingo/pull tabs, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.


Glen's Opry
(913) 631-2591. Fourth and Main streets. 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.
Indigenous, Chris Duarte, 7 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 Road, Kansas City, Mo.
Saturdays: Lonnie Ray Blues Band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

Davey's Uptown Rambler's Club
(816) 753-1909. 3402 Main St.
Feb. 1: Idle Time.
Feb. 2: DJ Superwolf, DJ Memphis Black.
Feb. 3: The Daybirds, Rosenbergs, Moaning lisa.
Feb. 6: Stephanie Hewitt, Lance Fahy.

Grand Emporium
(816) 531-1504. 3832 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 1: Tina, Kristie Stremel.
Feb. 2: Brave Combo, BCR, Don Lipovac.
Feb. 3: Carl Weathersby.
Feb. 5: Shudderbug, Overstep, Mike Penner.
Feb. 6 Monte Montgomery, Joe Roberts, Betsy Ellis.
Feb. 7: Bob Marley Tribute, with Az One, Green Card, and more.
Feb. 8: Guy Forsyth.

The Hurricane
(816) 753-0884. 4048 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 1: Blue October, Cyclomatic, Track 10.
Feb. 2: Flipp, National Fire Theory.
Feb. 3: Manplanet, TRS-80, Oscar Polk and Friends.
Feb. 4: The Filter.
Feb. 5: DJ Roland, Monta, DJ Phase.
Feb. 6: Dust of Life, Tantric.
Feb. 7: Proudentall, Glory for Champion, The Shut-ins.
Feb. 8: DJ Roland, 2-4-1 Corona.

Jazz Louisiana Kitchen
I-29 and Barry Road, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 1: Billy Ebeling.

Jazz Louisiana Kitchen
39th Street and State Line Road, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 3: Billy Ebeling.

New Point Grille
44th Street and Southwest Trafficway, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 1: David Basse, Greg Richter, Joe Cartwright, 7 p.m.-11 p.m.
Feb. 2: Angela Hagenbach, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman, Sam Johnson, 7 p.m.-1 a.m.
Feb. 3: David Basse, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman, 7 p.m.-1 a.m.
Feb. 6: Jon Pointer, Brian Hicks, 7 p.m.-11 p.m.
Feb. 7: Allen Monroe, Trelicious, 7 p.m.-11 p.m.
Feb. 8: David Basse, Greg Richter, Joe Cartwright, 7 p.m.-11 p.m.

Stanford and Sons
504 Westport Road, Kansas City, Mo.
Mondays: Open mike night, 8:30 p.m.
Tuesdays: Best of Kansas City, 8:30 p.m.

Tom Fooleries
47th and Pennsylvania streets, Kansas City, Mo.
Thursdays: Lonnie Ray Blues Band, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.


Old World Cafe
(785) 271-5910. 5217 SW 28th Court.
Fridays: Dan Kozak Saxophonia.
Saturdays: Dan Kozak Jazz Trio.

P.T.'s Caffe Espresso
4025 S.W. 10th St.
Feb. 3: Mark T. Gottschall, 8 p.m.-10 p.m.
Shakers Night Club
(785) 232-3300. 124 S.W. Eighth.
Mondays: Male Elite Dancers, 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Tuesdays: Live music, 7 pm.-9 p.m.
Wednesdays: Karaoke, 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
Thursdays: Jam session, with John Henderson and friends.
Fridays: Big John 39th Street Blues Band.

Huntoon and Oakley.
Feb. 4: Kings of Swing, 2 p.m.-5 p.m.



Kansas University
Feb. 4: Piano Concerto Readings Concert, with KU Symphony Orchestra and graduate piano students, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center.
Feb. 7: Brown Bag Classic, Ed Laut, cello, and Toni-Marie Montgomery, piano.

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.

331-3226. 700 N.H. Hours: 9 a.m.-11 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.
Feb. 3: Rowan, traditional Celtic, 8 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.
Feb. 4: B-Groove Jazz Trio, 2:30 p.m.

Liberty Hall
644 Mass.
Feb. 3: River City Revue, 8 p.m.

West Side Folk
865-FOLK. Information Web site: All shows begin at 7:30 p.m.
Feb. 2: Still on the Hill, Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread.


Ameristar Casino Hotel
(816) 414-7000. 8201 N.E. Birmingham Road, North Kansas City, Mo.
Sundays: Swing dance, with Dave Stephens, 2 p.m.
UMKC Conservatory of Music
(816) 235-2700 (ticket office). Center for the Performing Arts, 50th and Cherry streets, Kansas City, Mo. Concerts at 7:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays in White Recital Hall, unless otherwise noted.
Feb. 1: "Stravinsky's Relationship to Earlier Composers," lecture by Glenn Watkins, 4 p.m., Grant Hall.
Feb. 3: "The Gentle Giant," Conservatory Kids Club, 10 a.m., St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 40th and Main streets.
Feb. 5: "Stravinsky Unplugged."

Kansas City Symphony
(816) 471-0400. Lyric Theatre, 11th and Central streets, Kansas City, Mo. Performances at 8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays, unless otherwise noted.
Feb. 2-4: "The Nightingale" and "Oedipus Rex."

Folly Theater
(816) 842-5500. 12th and Central streets, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 2: Kalichstein Laredo Robinson Trio, 8 p.m.
Feb. 3: Jimmy McGriff Quartet, 8 p.m.

Lyric Theatre
11th and Central, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 2-4: Stravinksy Festival 2000, 8 p.m. Feb. 2-3 and 2 p.m. Feb. 4.


Brown Bag Concert Series
Concerts from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., south side of the State Capitol.
Feb. 7: Ed Laut, cello, Toni-Marie Montgomery, piano.


Baker University
(785) 594-6451 or (785) 594-2305. Rice Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.
Feb. 3: Kansas High School Activities Assn. Regional Piano Festival.



Lied Center
864-ARTS. West Campus, Kansas University.
Feb. 3: "Giselle," featuring Moscow Festival Ballet, 8 p.m.


Music Hall
301 W. 13th St., Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 4: "Don Quixote," performed by the Moscow Festival Ballet, 3 p.m.



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.
"Dinosaurus," school performances at 1 p.m. Feb. 5-9 and public performance at 7 p.m. Feb. 10, Crafton-Preyer Theatre

Lawrence Arts Center
200 W. Ninth St.
Feb. 3: River City Review.

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.
"The Last Night of Ballyhoo," Jan. 19-Feb. 4.
Tuesdays: Beginning improvisation classes, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. begins Jan. 30.
Wednesdays: "Improv This!," advanced improvisation classes, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. begins Jan. 31.

Lied Center
864-ARTS. West Campus, Kansas University.
Feb. 2: "Chicago," 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.
"Maybe Baby, It's You," Jan. 12-Feb. 25.

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.
"Great Expectations," through Feb. 9.

Johnson County Community College
(913) 469-4450. 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park.
Feb. 2-3: "The Diary of Anne Frank," The Montana Rep, 8 p.m.

The Lighten Up Playhouse
(816) 474-4386. 323 W. Eighth St. 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 Three Musketeers," Feb. 1-May 6.

Missouri Repertory Theatre
(816) 235-2700. Center for the Performing Arts, 50th and Cherry streets, 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.
"Machinal," Jan. 26-Feb. 18.

The New Theatre Restaurant
(913) 649-SHOW. 9229 Foster, Overland Park. Meals begin at 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon Sundays.
"The Sanders Family," through Feb. 4.
"Norman, Is That You?," with Don Knotts, Feb. 7-April 15.

Theatre for Young America
(913) 831-1400. Mission Center Mall, 4881 Johnson Drive, 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 Beauty Queen of Leenan," drama, Jan. 26-Feb. 4.



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.

Kansas University
Feb. 1: "Nicodemus: Past, Present and Future," by Angela Bates-Thompkins, 2 p.m., Jayhawk Room, Kansas Union.
Feb. 6: Lecture by Anne Waldman, co-founder of the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at the Naropa Institute in Boulder, Colo., 4:30 p.m., Kenneth Spencer Research Library.

Kansas University men's basketball
Allen Fieldhouse, Kansas University. Home games with asterisk. Dates and time central and subject to change.
Feb. 3: Texas, noon.*
Feb. 5: Iowa State, 8 p.m.*

Kansas University women's basketball
Allen Fieldhouse, Kansas University. Home games with asterisk. Dates and time central and subject to change.
Feb. 3: Texas, 7 p.m.
Feb. 7: Colorado, 7:05 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.
Wednesdays: "Homework Nights," 4 p.m.-6 p.m.
Feb. 7: "That's Funny," book group, 7:30 p.m.
Feb. 8: Read Across Lawrence, 7 p.m.


Crown Center
2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.
Ice skating, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. daily, through March.

Johnson County Community College
12345 College Blvd., Overland Park.
Feb. 6: "Bavaria and the Black Forest," travelogue.

Kansas City Marriott Downtown
Muehlebach Tower, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 2: "Building a Tradition Hawk by Hawk," Rock Chalk Ball.

Kansas City Zoo
(816) 513-5700. Call (816) 513-IMAX for theater information. Open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
"Dolphins," "Wild California." "Michael Jordan to the Max" and "Solarmax."

Powell Gardens
(816) 697-2600. Located east of Lone Jack, Mo., on U.S. Highway 50.
Spring Conservatory Show, through March 4.

Rockhurst College
(816) 501-4151.1100 Rockhurst Road, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 1: Dorianne Laux, Midwest Poets Series, 7:30 p.m., Mabee Theater.


Baldwin High School
Feb. 4: Baldwin Community Arts Council Chocolate Auction, 2 p.m.-4 p.m.


Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center
(316) 662-2305. 1100 N. Plum.
"Michael Jordan to the MAX" and "Wild California," Carey IMAX.
"Night Sky Live!" and "Voyage to the Planets," Justice Planetarium.
"Laser Fun II," "Backstreet Boys/'N Sync," "Metallica" and "Rich Mullins," laser shows.



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 Art from Cuba: Irony and Survival on the Utopian Island," Jan. 13-March 18.
"Ming Painting: Through the Eyes of Connoisseurs," Jan. 20-March 4.
"Women Artists and the Space of Femininty ca. 1700-1900," Feb. 3-May 20.

Programs, lectures, films and events
Feb. 1: "One Way or Another," film, 7 p.m.
Feb. 4: "Loves of a Blonde," film, 2 p.m.
Feb. 8: "Contemporary Art from Cuba," with rtist Luis Camnitzer, 7 p.m.

KU Perspectives
Feb. 7: "Contemporary Art from Cuba: Irony and Survival on the Utopian Island," with history professor Anton Rosenthal, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Tours du Jour
Feb. 1: "Ming Painting through the Eyes of Connoisseurs," with Marsha Hauflter, 12:15 p.m.
Feb. 8: "A Fourteenth-Century Korean Illustrated Sutra from the Collection of the KU Spencer Research Library," with art history graduate student Kyungwon Choe, 12:15 p.m.

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

Watson and Anschutz Libraries
Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. Closed Saturdays and Sundays with the exception of 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 13-14.

Kansas University Natural History Museum
864-4540 or 864-4450. On Jayhawk Blvd. 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.
"Rock Art," through April 1.

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 St. 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.

Mulvane Art Museum
(785) 231-1124. 17th and Jewell streets 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.
"Installations: Art by Diane Henk and Carol Ann Carter, with contributions by Jamie Pawlus," through March 4.


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.
"Art Part," Elizabeth Murray, Kirkwood Hall.

Feb. 2: Electromediascope: "City at Night," by Gerard Holthuis, "Phoenix Tapes," by Matthias Muller," and "Fire of Time," by Adam Cohen, 7 p.m.
Feb. 3: "Revisiting 20th-Century Art The Late Years: Postmodern Critique and Beyond," adult lecture class, 10 a.m.-11 a.m.
Feb. 3: "Seeking the Self Amid Mountains and Waters: The Expressive Dimension of Landscape in Chinese Painting," 2 p.m.

Feb. 2: "Nefertiti's Sisters: Images of Women in Antiquity," adult gallery class, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Feb. 3: "Nefertiti's Sisters: Images of Women in Antiquity," adult gallery class, 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Feb. 2: Duo Lorca, 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
4420 Warwick Blvd., Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.
"Color and Fire: Defining Moments in Studio Ceramics, 1950-2000," through March 4.
Paintings by Kojo Griffin, Jan. 12-April 8.

Feb. 4: "A Century of Ceramics on Film and Video," 1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Johnson County Museum of History
(913) 631-6709. 6305 Lackman, Shawnee. Hours: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Sundays. Free admission.
"2001: A Quilt Odyssey," through March 11.
Hallmark Visitors Center
(816) 274-3613. Crown Center, 25th and McGee streets, 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.

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 and 1 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Sunday.
"Remember the Children: Daniel's Story" exhibit, through March 18.
"True Colors," 10 a.m., 10:45 a.m., 12:15 p.m., 1 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:15 p.m. , 4:45 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday and noon, 12:45 p.m., 2:15 p.m., 3 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. Sunday.
"Good Vibrations," 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Monday-Thursday and Saturday, 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday.
"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., Fridays -Saturdays; "Laser Metallica," 10:45 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays.
"Rendezvous with a Comet," 11 a.m., 12:15 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 3:30 p.m., Wednesdays-Sundays.
"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. Fridays, 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. Fridays; 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Saturdays; 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Sundays.
Feb. 2: "Under the Clock KCUR," re-creation of jazzjam session, 11 a.m. Fridays.
"If These Walls Could Talk," 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon-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-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.
Feb. 4-Feb. 16: An Integration of the Arts: Lawrence High School Industrial Design student exhibition.

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 St., 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.
Feb. 2: First Friday Gallery Walk, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.

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, G. Carmody, D. Dunkley, K. Campbell, Free State Glass, L. Hinrichsen, M. Jones, J.G. Kellas, C. Ledeker, E. Lerner, B. Maurland, J. Nedresky, C. Schaffer, P. Shopen, S. Teicher, Lisa and John Ross, R. Taylor, Chuck and Murf Dixon, Terry Miller, Albo Glass, Bob Gent and Hartzell Grey.
Paintings by Cathy Ledeker, through February.
Feb. 2: First Friday Gallery Walk, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.

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.

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 St.
Private collection of Marty Olson.

Downtown Upstairs Art Group
(785) 218-7507. 824 1/2 Mass.
Feb. 2: First Friday Gallery Walk, featuring abstract paintings by Patrick Aistrup, nonabstract paintings by Michael Wallace and photography by Robert Hickerson, 6 p.m.-9 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.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, with extended hours to 8 p.m. Thursdays, and 12:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Sundays.
Paintings by Jodi Brown, Laurette Hendricks-Backus, Adam Kleine, Kim Kern, Paula Hauser Leffel and Tom Russell; mixed-media on paper by Colette Bangert; stoneware sculptured by Ryan Paget; photography by Jeff Barnett; and paintings and drawings by Sheila Wilkins.
Feb. 2: First Friday Gallery Walk, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.

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 St. 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.
Works by John Dedecker, through Feb. 18.

JGladman Gallery
15 E. Seventh St.
Fine art portraits.
Feb. 2: First Friday Gallery Walk, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Jennifer Immel Oldridge Home Studio
331-3090. 112 W. 15th St. 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 Drive. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. Call for an appointment.
Paintings and original prints.

Laura's Fine Art Studio
843-3969. 824 Mass. Original artwork by owner/artist Laura Torres Porter. Specializing in portraiture, customized artwork for murals, furniture, ceramics, logo design and more.
Feb. 2: First Friday Gallery Walk, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Lawrence Chamber of Commerce
865-4411. 734 Vt.
"The Many Moods of Pastels," works by Erika Binns.
Watercolors and mixed media by Kaye Abbott, February.
Pet portraitures by Christine Dempsey, March.

Lawrence Arts Center
843-ARTS. 200 W. Ninth St.
"Saturdays and Sundays," drawings and photographs by Hobart Jackson, through Feb. 2.
Feb. 2: First Friday Gallery Walk, with artist's reception for Hobert Jackson, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
"Southeast Asian Traditions from the Homelands," through February.
"Winter to Spring," paintings by Celia Heintz, Namrata Singh and Madhuri Srivastava, through February.
"Paper Vessels and Chinese New Year Origami," by Nancy Bjorge, through February.
Centennial quilt honoring Wayne Mayo, Helen Osma and Mary Paretsky, through February.
Gems and minerals, through February.

Lawrence Community Theatre
1501 N.H.
Works by Beverly Willis, Jan. 19-Feb. 4.

Lawrence Public Library
Seventh Street and Vermont.
Feb. 2: First Friday Gallery Walk, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
"Southeast Asian Traditions from the Homelands," photos, Gallery, February.
KLA Centennial Quilt, February.
"Paper Vessels," origami paper display by Nancy Bjorge, display cases, February.
"KLA Centennial Quilt," South entrance, February.
Paintings and collages by Celia Heintz, East entrance, February.

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.

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.
Feb. 2: First Friday Gallery Walk, featuring demonstration on turned wood bowls and vessels in native woods by Wayne Terhune, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Prairie Fire Restaurant
724 Mass.
Paintings by Louis Copt.

Redfield's Stained Glass Studio
843-4039. 2050 E. 1550 Road. Hours: By appoint

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