Archive for Thursday, February 15, 2001


February 15, 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. 16: Fear and Whiskey, Ricky Dean Sinatra, The Eudoras.
Feb. 17: Fuzz.
Feb. 19: ekoostik hookah.

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. Smackdown Live Action Trivia, 8 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Sundays. Open mike, Mondays.
Feb. 15: Sister 7.
Feb. 16: Flogging Molly, Blue Meanies, River City High.
Feb. 17: Pomeroy, Shudderbug.
Feb. 18: Smackdown, Karaoke.
Feb. 19: ekoostik hookah.
Feb. 20: Dispatch, Llama.
Feb. 21: DVS Mindz, The Zou, D.B.L. Rhyme Family.
Feb. 22: Sturgeon Mill, Musico, Orange.

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.
Feb. 21: Random Happenings.

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. PUMP with DJ Scott Allen, Saturdays. Sub Surface, with DJ JJ Mesmer and Marcel Tempest, Mondays. Acoustic Lounge, Tuesdays. Live local music, Wednesdays. Retro dance party, Thursdays. Ladies Night, Fridays. Pump-all new dance night, Saturdays.
Feb. 17: Dr. Zhivegas.
Feb. 20: Mike Maher, Kevin Burnstein, Scot Stone.
Feb. 21: Face to Face, Snapcase, H2O, The Explosion.

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. 15: Stephanie Hewitt and friends, singer/songwriter.
Feb. 16: The Band That Saved the World, funk rock.
Feb. 17: Majestics Rhythm Revue, blues/funk/dance.
Feb. 19: Spanktones, open jam.
Feb. 22: Jive, Chicago funk.

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.

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 St., 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 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.
Feb. 18: Adult Rodeo, The Goners, 11 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.

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.
Second Wednesdays: Eddie Haskell's Middle Finger.
Feb. 17: The Old Goat Band, R&B;, retro, dance music, 9 p.m.

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.
Feb. 19: Tesla.
Feb. 21: Orgy, Cold, SpineShank, Alient Ant Farm.

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. 15: Raindogs, Adult Rodeo.
Feb. 16: Dave Crawford, Morning 40 Federation, Electrophonic Foundation.
Feb. 17: Victorstands, Welterweights, Snakebite Orphans.

Grand Emporium
(816) 531-1504. 3832 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 15: Corey Stevens.
Feb. 16: Hadden Sayers.
Feb. 17: Walter" Wolfman" Washington.
Feb. 19: Onward Crispin Glover, El Fontain, The Egomaniacs.
Feb. 20: Brian Parton and the Nashville Rebels.
Feb.21: Monique Danielle.
Feb. 22: Tony Furtado Band.

The Hurricane
(816) 753-0884. 4048 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 15: DJ Roland, 2-4-1 Corona.
Feb. 16: The Nadas.
Feb. 17: The Amazing Crowns, Grand Marquis, The Silvermen.
Feb. 18: The Filter, Morgan McKay.
Feb. 19: DJ Roland, Monta, DJ Phase.
Feb. 20: Cross Country Felons, Bulldog Front.
Feb. 21: Overstep, T.K. Webb, Snowden.
Feb. 22: DJ Roland.

Jazz Louisiana Kitchen
39th Street and State Line Road, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 23: Billy Ebeling.

New Point Grille
44th Street and Southwest Trafficway, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 16: Angela Hagenbach, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman, Sam Johnson, 7 p.m.-1 a.m.
Feb. 17: David Basse, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman, 7 p.m.-1 a.m.
Feb. 20-22: Greg Richter, Matt PIttman, 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.



Kansas University
Feb. 16: Kansas Brass Quintet, Harvey Pittel Saxophone Quartet, KU Symphonic Band, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center.
Feb. 17: KU Percussion Ensemble, U.S. Marine Band Woodwind Quintet, Harvey Pittel Saxophone Quartet, Swarthout Recital Hall, Murphy Hall.
Feb. 18: "For Valentines," with Concert Choir, Men's Glee, University Singers and Women's Chorale, 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church.
Feb. 21: Brown Bag Classic, pianist Jack Winerock, 12:30 p.m., Alderson Auditorium, Kansas Union.
Feb. 22: Women's Chorale, 7:30 p.m., St. John the Evangelist Church.

KU Recitals
Recitals at 7:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 3:30 p.m. Sundays in Swarthout Recital Hall, unless otherwise noted.
Feb. 21: Doctoral choral recital: Mitos Cox and KU Women's Chorale, 7:30 p.m., Swarthout 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.

Lawrence Chamber Orchestra
Feb. 18: "Sensational Strings," 2 p.m., Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 6001 W. 15th St.
Liberty Hall
644 Mass.
Feb. 22: "1964" The Tribute.
Feb. 23: Karla Bonoff.

Lied Center
864-ARTS. West Campus, Kansas University.
Feb. 20: Kodo Drummers, 8 p.m.

West Side Folk
865-FOLK. Information Web site: All shows begin at 7:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
Feb. 17: Nerissa and Katryna Nields, Christine Kane, Burge Union, KU campus.


Feb. 16: Pantera, Soulfly and Morbid Angel, Hale Arena.

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. 16: Prazak Quartet.

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.
Feb. 16: "The Dame and the Duke," Cleo Laine with the Duke Ellington Orchestra, 8 p.m.
Feb. 17: Leo Kottke, guitar, 8 p.m.
Feb. 18: Berlin Radio Choir, 2 p.m.; preconcert talk by Luke Howard, 1 p.m.
Feb. 19: John Boulton, flute, and Alice Downs, piano, noon.

Marriott Hotel
Downtown Kansas City.
Feb. 19: Red Holloway, alto-sax, John Allred, trombone, 7 p.m., 12th Street Rag Room.


Brown Bag Concert Series
Concerts from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., south side of the State Capitol.
Feb. 21: Jack Winerock, piano.

Washburn University
19th and Washburn streets, White Concert Hall.
Feb. 15: Drummer Matt Wilson and Andrew d'Angelo, 7:30 p.m.


Baker University
(785) 594-6451 or (785) 594-2305. Rice Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.
Feb. 20: "Touring Sensational Strings," Lawrence Chamber Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., McKibbin Hall.
Feb. 20: Honor Band Festival.


Ottawa Municipal Auditorium
(785) 242-8810. Third and Hickory streets. All shows at 7:30 p.m.
Feb. 20: Kelly & Diana Wertz, Feb. 21.

Carnegie Cultural Center
501 S. Main.
Feb. 17: Jazz Coffee House, featuring blue guitarist Eugene Smiley and harmonica player Brody Buster, 4 p.m.-8 p.m.



Lawrence Arts Center
843-2787. 200 W. Ninth St.
Feb. 16-17: "LAC Dancers Present .," featuring the Lawrence Ballet Ensemble, Tap Performance Workshop, Eighth Street Jazz Dance Company and Pistachio Company, 7:30 p.m.


Kansas City Ballet
Midland Theatre, 1228 Main, Kansas City, Mo., unless otherwise noted. Ticket office, (816) 931-3330; information, (816) 931-2232.
Feb. 15-18: "Agon," "Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux," "Donizetti Variations," and "Renard," 7:30 p.m. Feb. 15, 8 p.m. Feb. 16-17 and 2 p.m. Feb. 18, Lyric Theatre, 11th and Central, Kansas City, Mo.



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.
"Chamber Repertory Theatre," 7:30 p.m. Feb. 15-18 and 20-24, Inge Theatre.

February Sisters Assn.
Feb. 15-17: "The Vagina Monologues," fundraiser for WTCS and RVSS, Feb. 15-16 at Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread, and Feb. 17 at Hashinger Hall. Activities begin at 7 p.m. and production at 8 p.m.

Lawrence Arts Center
200 W. Ninth St.
Feb. 22-23: Special performance by Kapoot.

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.
Feb. 22: Audition Workshop, 7 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," through Feb. 25.

Avila College
(816) 942-8400. 11901 Wornall Road, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 22-25: "Pride's Crossing," 8 p.m. Feb. 22-24 and 2 p.m. Feb. 25.

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," through 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," through Feb. 18.

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

Rockhurst University
1100 Rockhurst Road, Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 22-25: "A Midsummer Night's Dream," 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Mabee Theater.

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 Tale of Benjamin Bunny," Feb. 17-April 6.

UMKC Theatre Department
(816) 235-2700. 52nd and Holmes streets, Kansas City, Mo. Performances at 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays.
Feb. 14-18: "Off to the Country."


Topeka Civic Theatre
Box office, (785) 357-5211. Dinner and non-dinner seating. Box office, Gage and S.W. Eighth streets. 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.
Feb. 16-17: Laughing Matters, 8 p.m., Sheffel Theatre.

Topeka Performing Arts Center
(785) 297-9000. 214 S.E. Eighth St.
Feb. 20, 2001: Charlotte's Web, 10 a.m.


Baker University
(785) 594-6451. Rice Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.
Feb. 15-17: "To Be Young, Gifted and Black, 7:30 p.m.



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.

International Film Series
Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union. Shown at 7 p.m., otherwise noted.
Feb. 19: "La Nouvelle Eve," France.

Kansas University Libraries
Feb. 17: "Net Gain: Company and Industry Research on the Internet," 10:30 a.m., Clark Instruction Center, Watson Library.

Kansas University men's basketball
Allen Fieldhouse, Kansas University. Home games with asterisk. Dates and time central and subject to change.
Feb. 17: Iowa State, noon.
Feb. 21: Colorado, 7 p.m.*

Kansas University women's basketball
Allen Fieldhouse, Kansas University. Home games with asterisk. Dates and time central and subject to change.
Feb. 17: Iowa State, 3 p.m.*
Feb. 21: Nebraska, 7:05 p.m.

Lawrence Art Guild
Feb. 19: "Growing a Small Art Business," with Dick Rector of Free State Glass and Suzanne Perry of Waste-Nots, 7 p.m., with LAG business meeting at 6:30 p.m., Java Dive, 10 E. Ninth.

Lawrence Barn Dance Assn.
749-1356. Lawrence Arts Center Dance Annex, Eighth Street and Vermont. Dance 7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
Feb. 17: Dance with caller Seth Tepfer, music by Merriweather.

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.
"Feed Your Mind: Rea," mini-reading program , through March 31.
Story times for children 3 years and older, 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Fridays.
Toddler story time for 2-year-olds, 9:30 a.m.-10 a.m. Tuesdays and 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Fridays.
Books and Babies for children 8 months to 23 months, 11:10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays.
Feb. 15: "Horsing Around," Reading Connection book group, 7 p.m.-8 p.m.
Feb. 18: Young Adult Chocolate Festival for ages 11-18, 2 p.m.-4 p.m.
Feb. 21: "That's Funny," book group, 7:30 p.m.

Liberty Hall
749-1972. 644 Mass.
Feb. 17: "Imagination Workshop," 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.

The Raven Bookstore
749-3300. 6 E. Seventh St.
Feb. 20: Book signing and talk by Tom Ratliffe, co-author of "Matty's War" and "Blue Creek Farm," 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Square De-Lites
843-2422. Building 1, Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, 21st Street and Harper.
Feb. 15: Dance with caller Bill Roles and rounds with Wally and Jeanette Kelly, 7:30 p.m.


Bartle Hall
301 W. 13th St., Kansas City, Mo.
Feb. 16-18: Carquest World of Wheels, 5 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Feb. 16, 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m. Feb. 17 and 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Feb. 18.

Crown Center
2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.
Ice skating, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. daily, through March.
Wild Science, interactive science displays, through April 1.
"Cow-eidoscope" exhibit, May 15-Aug.27.

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.
Feb. 16: "The Ringed Wonder," astronomy program, 7 p.m.

Tivoli Cinemas
4050 Pa.
Feb. 15: Indie Film Showcase, 7:30 p.m.


Washburn University
(785) 235-9413. Shows at 7:30 p.m., White Concert Hall.
Feb. 16: "C.S. Lewis: Recollections," lecture by Claude Rawson, 4 p.m.


Baker University
Rice Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.
Feb. 20: University Forum, English professor Lucy Price, 11 a.m., Audio-Visual Room, Owens Musical Arts Building.
Feb. 22: Founders Day Convocation, 11 a.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.
"Contemporary Art from Cuba: Irony and Survival on the Utopian Island," through March 18.
"Ming Painting: Through the Eyes of Connoisseurs," through March 4.
"Women Artists and the Space of Femininty ca. 1700-1900," through May 20.

Programs, lectures, films and events
Feb. 15: "Strawberry and Chocolate," film, 7 p.m.
Feb. 16: "Out of Line: Writing on the Situation of Postcolonial Cutlure," lecture by artist Coco Fusco, 7 p.m.
Feb. 17: "Korean 'True-View' Landscape," lecture by Yi Song-mi, 7 p.m.
Feb. 22: Mixed-media artist Alexis Smith, 2 p.m.

KU Perspectives
Feb. 21: "Contemporary Art from Cuba: Irony and Survival on the Utopian Island," Maria Velasco, art, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Tours du Jour
Feb. 15: African-American women artist installation, with intern Beth Harris, 12:15 p.m.
Feb. 22: "Contemporary Art from Cuba: Irony and Survival on the Utopian Island," with curator Susan Earle, 12:15 p.m.

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."
Feb. 21: "Know Your Antiques," Antique Hollowware and Silverware, Glenn Wolfe, 2 p.m.

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.
"An Integration of the Arts: Lawrence High School Industrial Design," student exhibition, through Feb. 16.
Feb. 18-Feb. 23: graduate 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.

Art Whore Gallery
832-1633. Suite B, 512 E. Ninth St.

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.

The Bourgeois Pig
843-1001. 6 E. Ninth St. Hours: 7 a.m.-2 a.m. daily.
Mixed-media assemblages by Kendra Herring, through April 1. Opening reception, 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Feb. 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, 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.

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.
Works by: Patrick T. Aistrup, abstract painting; Michael E. Wallace, nonabstract paintings; Robert Hickerson, photography.

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.

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.

The Jazzhaus
926 1/2 Mass.
Works by John Dedecker, through Feb. 18.
Works by Matt Shepherd, Feb. 18-March 18.

JGladman Gallery
15 E. Seventh St.
Fine art portraits.

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.

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.

Lawrence Arts Center
843-ARTS. 200 W. Ninth St.
Lawrence Art Guild All-Member Show.

Lawrence Public Library
Seventh Street and Vermont.
"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.

Prairie Fire Restaurant
724 Mass.
Paintings by Louis Copt.

Redfield's Stained Glass Studio
843-4039. 2050 E. 1550 Road. Hours: By appointment.
Custom stained and beveled glass.

Roy's Gallery and Framing
842-1554. 15th Street and Kasold. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays. Featuring glassworks, ceramics and original artwork by artists including J. Brothers, J. Gaumnitz, L. Copt, R. Sudlow, B. Opelka, J.G. Brown, J. Orr, J. Whitenight, C. Krallman, Free State Glass, V. Brejcha and R. Zerwekh.

Silver Works and More
842-1460. 715 Mass. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursdays. Featuring stoneware by Jeffrey Kleckner, jewelry by Jim Connelly, hand-blown glass by Don Gonzalez, ceramics by Diana Thomas and furniture by Avner Zabari.

Southwest and More
843-0141. 727 Mass. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, with extended hours to 8 p.m. Thursdays, and noon-5 p.m. Sundays. Specializing in American Indian jewelry and fine arts, Mexican imports and western style.

Van Gogh's Ear Studio and Gallery
842-4899. 1017 Mass. Recycled art, painted furniture and murals by David Montgomery, stained glass by Sarah Teague Johnson, and various works by area artists.

Vibrations Studio and Vision's Performance Art Company
840-0450. 920 Del. Gallery, rehearsal and performance space, metaphysical reading room. Available for rental. Olive Eater's Teahouse, noon-2 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. Call for private showing of artwork.

Vormehr and Youngquist Gallery
749-0744. 914 Mass. Hours: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Wednesdays and Fridays, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursdays, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays. Artwork by Gail Youngquist and Vicki Vormehr.
Watercolor paintings, prints, personalized Valentine items, note cards, jewelry, metalworks, wood and leather chairs, wood and glass tables and KU and other university designs.

Wheatfield's Bakery & Cafe
841-5553. 904 Vt. Hours: 6:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays.
Oil paintings by Jane Fortun, through March.

Whitebird Studio
P. O. Box 4188.
Online gallery featuring watercolor prints by Sherry Slaymaker.

Z's Divine Espresso
842-7651. 1800 E. 23rd St., 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.
Photographs by Leslie Carson, through March 31.


Collective Art Gallery
(785) 232-4254. 3121 S.W. Huntoon. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays.
"Associate Member Show," works by Larry Peters, Bobbie Rieger and Mary Dorsey Wanless.

Grace Episcopal Cathedral
(785) 235-3457. 701 S.W. Eighth St. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays.
"The Kansas Countryside in Acrylics," by Jewell Willhite, through Feb. 28.

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