Archive for Wednesday, January 31, 2001


January 31, 2001


9 a.m.-noon: Flu shots for the public and health screenings for people 60 and older, Babcock Place, 1700 Mass. Fee charged.

Noon: Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Douglas County informational meeting, 211 E. Eighth St., Suite G, 843-7359.

1:30 p.m.: Jayhawk Area Agency on Aging public hearing on Older Americans Act for the FY-2002 Area Plan, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

4 p.m.-6 p.m.: "Homework Nights" free tutoring and homework assistance for sixth- through ninth-graders, Lawrence Public Library, The Zone, 707 Vt., 843-3833, Ext. 121.

6:35 p.m.: Douglas County Commission meeting, county courthouse, 1100 Mass.

7 p.m.: Former Mayor John Nalbandian leads a seminar on city government for Lawrence City Commission candidates, city hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets.

7 p.m.: Oread, Old West Lawrence Neighborhood Assn. joint general meeting, discussion of the Kansas Neighborhood Revitalization Act, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-6649.


8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.-7 p.m.: Flu shots, Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 200 Maine, 843-0721.

2 p.m.: "Nicodemus: Past, Present and Future" presentation by Angela Bates-Thompkins, Jayhawk Room, Kansas Union.

6:30 p.m.: Pre-inauguration banquet, Curtis Hall, Haskell Indian Nations University. 749-861. Reservations recommended.

7 p.m.: Lawrence Board of Zoning Appeals, city hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets.

7 p.m.-8 p.m.: SPaRK (Single Parents Raising Kids Support Group) meeting, First Southern Baptist Church, 4300 W. Sixth St. Child care is provided.


8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.: Flu shots, Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 200 Maine, 843-0721.

9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.: Immunization clinic and flu shots, Baldwin First United Methodist Church, 704 Eighth St. Fee charged.

10 a.m.: Inauguration ceremony for Haskell Indian Nations University President Karen Swisher, Coffin Sports Complex. Luncheons after at Stidham and Curtis halls.

2:30 p.m.: Groundbreaking ceremony for Haskell museum and cultural arts center, Barker and Pawnee avenues.

6:30 p.m.: Inauguration powwow, Haskell, Coffin Sports Complex.


9 a.m.-10 a.m.: Cohousing site tour, Delaware Street Commons, 1208 Del., 842-4913. A business meeting follows the tour from 11 a.m. to noon.

10:30 a.m.-11 a.m.: Storytime for children 3 years and older, Lawrence Public Library, 843-3833.

10:30 a.m.-11 a.m.: Storytime for toddlers 2 years old, Lawrence Public Library, 843-3833. Registration required.

Noon-4 p.m.: Lawrence Humane Society Adopt-a-Pet, Petco, 3115 Iowa, 843-6835.

7 p.m.-11 p.m.: Saturday Nite's Main Event youth lock-in for third- through sixth-graders only, East Lawrence Center, 1245 E. 15th St., 832-7950.

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