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.
- Tuesdays: Singer-songwriter night.
- Wednesdays: Swing dance.
- Thursdays: DJ Randy Foster.
- June 29: Key West Jazz, 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. DJ George Acosta CD release party, 8 p.m.
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.
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 Thursday-Sunday nights.
- June 30: Mike Roberts, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.
841-5483. 737 N.H. Club with dance floor and live music, featuring local and out-of-town bands.
- Sundays: Smackdown Live Action Trivia, 8 p.m. Karaoke with Super Ton Ton, 11 p.m.
- Mondays: KJHK presents open-mic night.
- June 28: Mike Doughty of Soul Coughing, DJ J.J. Mesmer.
- June 29: Full Feature, New World Gypsies, Fatback.
- June 30: Guided By Voices, Oranger.
- July 1: Zao, Luti-Kris, Spitfire, Not Waving But Drowning.
- July 2: Fishbone, Ruskabank.
- July 3: Drowningman.
Brown Bear Brewing Co.
331-4338. 729 Mass. Bands play 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. DJ Kilby, Monday and Friday nights. Julia Peterson, Tuesday nights. Carol Dressler's Acoustic Showcase, 5 p.m.-9 p.m. first Saturday of the month.
- Thursdays: Karaoke.
842-1414. 943 Mass.
- June 28: Holstein, Good Advice.
- July 2: The Status, The Stretchmarks.
- July 5: Grand Champeen, Rex Hobart & the Misery Boys.
842-7030. Ramada Inn, 2222 W. Sixth St. Opens 4 p.m. daily.
- Tuesdays-Saturdays: Karaoke.
843-9690. 1803 W. Sixth St.
- Wednesdays and Fridays: Bingo, 7 p.m.
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.
842-1390. 1020 Mass. PUMP with DJ Scott Allen, Saturdays. Sub Surface, with DJ JJ Mesmer and Marcel Tempest, Mondays. Acoustic Lounge, High Fidelity, 8 p.m.-midnight. Tuesdays. Live local music, Wednesdays. Retro dance party, Thursdays. Ladies Night, Fridays. Pump-all new dance night, Saturdays.
- July 1: Rome CD release party.
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.
- July 1: Billy Ebeling, 10 p.m.-1 a.m.
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.
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.
- June 28: Jazz Urchin, Vamp Groove Effect
- June 29: Pocket Space, Embious Trio.
- June 30: Mamma Dig Down's Brass Band.
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.
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.
- Mondays: Lawrence Dart League.
- Wednesdays: Live Action Trivia, 8 p.m.
- Saturdays: Karaoke.
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.
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.
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.
- July 2: The Vida Blue, Proudentall, Mechanic for Captain.
749-5067. 623 Vt. Hours: 11 a.m.-2 a.m. daily. Darts, pool and shuffleboard. Live music every Saturday.
- Kosher Cowboys, 10 p.m.
Harper Market Square on East 23rd St.
- Tuesdays: Open jam, 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, Golden Tee 2002. Live music Friday and Saturday nights.
- First and third Wednesdays: Heads, Hands & Feat, 9 p.m.-midnight.
- Second Wednesdays: Eddie Haskell's Middle Finger.
843-2078. 138 Ala.
- Thursdays: Bingo/pull tabs, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.
(913) 631-2591. Fourth and Main streets. Alcohol- and smoke-free environment.
- Saturdays: Branson-style country music, 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m.
- June 30: 50s is how.
Bichelmeyer's Steakhouse Restaurant
(913) 369-2337. 427 E. Fourth St.
- Fridays: Tom Eversole on baby grand piano, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
- Saturdays: Live jazz, featuring Mr. Van's Jazz Band, 7 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
- June 29: Late For Dinner Band, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.
The Blue Note
- June 29: Billy Ebeling, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.
(816) 471-3339. 112 E. Mo., Kansas City, Mo.
- Wednesdays: Lonnie Ray Blues Jam, 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., Kansas City, Mo.
- June 28: Reagan National Crash Diet, Pillows, Venecava.
- June 29: Victor Stands.
- June 30: Split Lip Rayfield, Tijuana Crime Scene.
(816) 419-7278. 3101 E. Gillham, Kansas City, Mo.
- June 28: No Innocent Victim, The Deal, 18 Visions, Bleeding Through, Steadfast, 5 p.m.
- June 30: 2 Man Advantage, Shotgun Idols, Go Generation, King Size Braces, 7 p.m.
- July 2: The Eyeliners, Tsunami Bomb, 7 p.m.
(816) 531-1504. 3832 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.
- Mondays: Brother Ike's Rural Grit Happy Hour, 6 p.m.
- Wednesdays: Caribbean Nights, 6 p.m - midnight.
- Fridays: Brody Buster's Rush-Hour Rendezvous, 5:30 p.m.
- Saturdays: Royal Blue Matinee with Millage Gilbert, 4 p.m.
- June 28: Ida McBeth, Steve Reid's Bamboo Forest, Maxine Nightengale.
- June 29: Curtis Salgado.
- June 30: Rockin' Johnny Band.
- July 2: Klammies showcase.
- July 3: Tommy Malone.
- July 5: Pomeroy, Ruskabank.
(816) 753-0884. 4048 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.
- June 29: Fern, Just Add Water, Javier Mendoza.
- June 30: Parlay, Cherry Valance, The Burning Brides.
- July 1: Dave Stephens and his Continental Affair.
928 Wyandotte, downtown, Kansas City, Mo.
- July 3: Billy Ebeling, 7 p.m.-11 p.m.
(816) 561-2821. 16 W. 43rd St., Kansas City, Mo.
- Mondays & Tuesdays: The 43rd Street Combo, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.
- Wednesdays & Thursdays: Simplexity, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.
- Fridays: Scott Newcomer 5 p.m. - 8 p.m., Groove Agency, 10 p.m.-2 a.m.
- Saturdays: Camp Harlow 5 p.m. - 8 p.m., Groove Agency, 10 p.m.-2 a.m.
McCoy's Public House
405 Pennsylvania, Westport, Kansas City, Mo.
- June 30: Billy Ebeling, 10 p.m.-2 a.m.
(816) 561-0625. 805 W. 39th.
- Tuesdays and Thursdays: Karaoke.
New Point Grille
44th Street and Southwest Trafficway, Kansas City, Mo.
- June 28: David Basse, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman, 7 p.m.-11 p.m.
- June 29: David Basse, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman, Sam Johnson, 7 p.m.-close.
- June 30: Lightfoot Saunders, 7 p.m.-close.
O'Dowd's Little Dublin
(816) 561-2700. 4742 Pa., Kansas City, Mo.
- June 30: Beihl & Hedman.
(913) 648-4242. 7042 W. 76th St., Overland Park, Kan.
- Tuesdays: Acoustic open mic.
- Thursdays: Karaoke.
- Saturdays: Karaoke.
(816) 421-1634. 1727 McGee, Kansas City, Mo.
- June 29: Parlay, Victorstands.
- June 30: Wally Leighton, Amy Ferrand.
The Pyro Room
(816) 221-7976. 1809 Grand, Kansas City, Mo.
- June 28: Carissas Weird, The Six Parts Seven.
- June 29: TJ Dovebelly, Sky Burial.
- June 30: Moaning Lisa, Colony.
Stanford and Sons
(816) 753-5653. 504 Westport Road, Kansas City, Mo.
- Mondays: Open mike night, 8:30 p.m.
- Tuesdays: Best of Kansas City, 8:30 p.m.
- June 28: Harland Williams, 8:30 p.m.
- June 29-30: Harland Williams, 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m.
Stanford & Sons Overland Park
(913) 385-3866. 106th and Metcalf, Overland Park, Kan.
- June 28: Frank Caliendo, 8 p.m.
- June 29-30: Frank Caliendo, 7p.m. & 9:30 p.m.
(816) 753-0555 47th and Pennsylvania streets, Kansas City, Mo.
- Thursdays: Lonnie Ray Blues Band, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.
7438 Wornall Rd., Kansas City, Mo.
- Fridays: Velvet Freeze.
534 N. Kansas, in Historic North Topeka. Wednesdays: Golden Oldies with 99.3FM' Louie-Louie, Thursdays: Blues night, with local blues bands, Fridays: Classic Country-local country bands, Saturdays: Latin night, local Mexican bands, Sundays: Teen night.
- June 28: Thursday Live! Meet Me Downtown!
Old World Cafe
(785) 271-5910. 5217 SW 28th Court.
- Fridays: Dan Kozak Saxophonia.
- Saturdays: Dan Kozak Jazz Trio.
Remington's Nite Club
(785) 271-8700. 1155 Wanamaker Road.
- Sundays: Sing-a-long with Lamont; DJ Marc, 8 p.m.-midnight.
- Sundays: Boogie night.
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.
St. Gregory's Bar
635 Harrison St.
- June 29: Mark T. Gottschall.
- June 28: Brown Bag Concert, with Paul Gray Gaslite Gang, noon, Mercantile Bank, 900 Mass.
- July 4: Lawrence City Band, 8 p.m., William Kelly Bandstand, South Park, "An All-American 4th of July Concert."
- July 5: Brown Bag Concert, with Tommy Johnson Experiment, noon, Mercantile Bank, 900 Mass.
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.
- July 1: The Embius Trio, 2 p.m.
(816) 931-3330. Fifth and Walnut streets, Kansas City, Mo.
- June 29: Nelly Furtado, Sister Hazel, The Front.
- July 4: Jonny Lang, Brody Buster, 5 p.m.
(816) 931-3330. 600 N. Seventh St., Kansas City, Kan.
- July 5: Aaron Carter, A Teens, Leslie Carter, 7:30 p.m.
633 N 130th St, Bonner Springs, Kan.
- July 1: Tommy James, The Turtles, The Grass Roots, Gary Puckett, The Buckinghams, 6 p.m.
- July 3: Lynyrd Skynyrd, Deep Purple, Ted Nugent.
(816) 471-8600. 3700 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.
- June 28: The Cult, Monster Magnet, Stabbing Westward.
- July 5: Everclear, American Hi-Fi, Mayfield Four, 7:30 p.m.
- June 28: Suzuki Institute Final Concert, 7 p.m.
(888) 356-2844. On-site camping, free firewood, river floating.
June 29 - July 1: SalmonFest featuring Leftover Salmon, Keller Williams, The North Mississippi Allstars, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, The Big Wu, John Cowan, Col. Bruce Hampton, Juice, Spit Lip Rayfield, Blueground Undergrass, Larry, Celia, Smokehouse Allstars, Moses Guest, Still on the Hill, Vitamen A, Madahoochi, Big Smith, Spookie Daly, Bob Case, Flying Mules.
Kansas State University
- June 28: Prairie Wind Dancers, 7 p.m., Manhattan Arts Center.
Dale Easton Apple Valley
(888) 634-4219 or (785) 876-2114. Near Lake Perry.
- Fridays: "Toby Saves The Farm," 8:30 p.m., through Sept. 14.
- Saturdays: "The Drunkard," 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, unless otherwise noted.
- "Hello Dolly!" through July 1.
Summer Youth Theatre
843-2787. Lawrence Arts Center, 200 W. Ninth St.
- June 28-30 and July 1: "Carnival!" 7:30 p.m. June 28-30 and 2 p.m. June 3-July 1.
Civic Opera Theater
(913) 262-6688. Show times at 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, unless otherwise noted.
- "A Little Night Music," 8 p.m., June 29-30; 2 p.m., July 1, Folly Theater, 12th and Central, Kansas City.
(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.
- "A Little Princess: The Story of Orphan Sara Crewe," June 28-July 29, 2001.
Heart of America Shakespeare Festival
Southmoreland Park, 47th and Oak streets, Kansas City, Mo.
- "The Tempest" and "Twelfth Night," June 28-July 15.
Johnson County Community College
(913) 469-4450. 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park.
- June 30: Cinderella, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., June 30.
Theatre in Shawnee Mission Park
(913) 831-3355. 17501 Midland Drive, Shawnee. Performances at 8:30 p.m, unless otherwise noted. Gates open at 6:30 p.m.
- "Mame," June 29-July 1.
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.
The New Theatre Restaurant
(913) 649-SHOW. 9229 Foster, Overland Park. Meals begin at 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon Sundays.
- "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," June 28-Sept. 2.
(816) 531-PLAY, ext. 10. 3828 Main St., Kansas City, Mo. Shows begin at 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays.
- "The Gene Pool," through July 1.
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.
- June 30: The Senior Class, improvisational comedy.
(785)-231-1010 ext. 1639. Andrew J. and Georgia Neese Gray Theatre, Garvey Fine Arts Building. Show times: 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
- "Rocky Horror Show," 8 p.m., June 28-30.
The Columbian Theatre,
Museum and Art Center
(785) 456-2029 or (800) 899-1893. 521 Lincoln Ave. Performances at 7:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays, unless otherwise noted. Meals served prior to some performances.
- The Wizard of Oz, 7:30 p.m. through July 1.
Theatre Atchison, (913) 367-1647.
- Annie, June 29-30, 8 p.m. and June 17, 24 and July 1, 2 p.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.
- "Charles Marshall: Artist on Site," through Sept. 9.
- "Sum of the Parts: Recent Works on Paper," June 30-Sept. 2.
Programs, lectures, films and events
- June 21: Gallery talk on Charles Marshall by curatorial assistant in prints and drawings Cori Sherman, 7 p.m.
- "Collage Relief Prints," 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., June 26-27; 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., June 28-29.
- June 28: "Within the Reach of All: Charles Marshall and the Kansas State Federation of Art," lecture by Bill North, senior curator at the Beach Museum of Art at Kansas State University, 7 p.m.
Children's programs; pre-registration required.
- June 26-27: "Collage Relief Prints," art appreciation class for children in grades 1-3, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
- June 28-29: "Collage Relief Prints," art appreciation class for children in grades 4-6, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.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).
- "Young American Readers."
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.
- "Blackbear Bosin: Artist and Collector," through Aug. 5.
- "Plains Indian Beadwork," through Aug. 5.
Clyde W. Tombaugh
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."
- Lawrence Photo Alliance exhibit, through August.
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.
- "Marching Toward Justice," through June 30.
- Bear claw necklace display.
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.
- Topeka Competition 23.
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.
- "Gold of the Nomads: Scythian Treasures from Ancient Ukraine," through Aug. 19.
- July 1: Masters of Modern Art, Part 1: The Pioneers, 2 p.m.-3 p.m.
- June 29: Don Accurso, 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.
- "Margo Maggi: Global Myopia," through July 8.
Kansas City Museum
(816) 483-8300. 3218 Gladstone Blvd., Kansas City, Mo. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon-4:30 p.m. Sundays. Exhibits also at Town Pavilion, 1111 Main St.
- Fridays-Sundays: "The Truth Is Out There," ongoing.
Johnson County Museum
(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.
- June 30: Red, White and Blue BBQ, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.
- Independence Day -- 1904 Style, June 30-July 8., Lansfield School Historic Site, 187th and Dillie Rd., between Gardner and Edgerton.
- "Cold War: Promise and Fear in the 1950s," through Dec. 30.
- "Seeking the Good Life" and "1950s All-Electric House," ongoing.
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.
- PEZ container exhibition, through Aug. 4.
- Snoopy and Peanuts memorabilia on display June 21 - Oct. 27
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.
- "Titanic," through Sept. 9.
- "Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure," film.
- "Oasis in Space,"1:45 p.m., 3:15 p.m. and 4:45 p.m. Mondays-Wednesdays and Sundays and 10:45 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 3:15 p.m. and 4:45 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays.
- "After Hours," with the McFadden Brothers, 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays.
- "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.
- "Sky Quest," 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, 12:15 p.m. Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays, and 11:30 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Fridays.
- "Good Vibrations," 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday.
- "Mark Twain's America," 10 a.m., 1:15 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m.a nd 5:15 p.m. Sundays.
- "Encounter the Third Dimension," 5:30 p.m. Saturdays.
- "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," "Laser Retro," "Laser Beatles," "Laseropolis."
- "Rendezvous with a Comet," 11 a.m., 12:15 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 3:30 p.m., Wednesdays-Sundays.
- "Magic of Flight," 12:15 a.m., 3:30 p.m., 7:45 p.m.Mondays-Thursdays, 12:15 p.m. and 3:30 p.m Fridays-Saturdays, noon, 3:15 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sundays.
- "PopMania," 6:15 p.m. daily.
- "Union Station Stories" exhibit, 6 a.m.-midnight daily, show 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Fridays, 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Saturdays and 3:30 p.m. and 4:30 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., 2:15 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 4:45 p.m. Sundays.
ST. JOSEPH, Mo.
2818 Frederick Blvd. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Sundays.
- Works of Bill and Susan Tinker, through Sept. 9.
- Works of Kelly Johnson and Shirley Harryman, through Sept. 9.
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.
- "From Far Away Russia: Russian-Germans in Kansas," through July 11.
Atchison County Historical Museum
(913) 367-2427. Santa Fe Depot, 220 S. 10th St. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Sundays.
- "Lewis and Clark in Kansas: 'A high butiful Prarie,'" through July 14.
Wichita Art Museum
(316) 268-4921. 619 Stackman Drive. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays.
- "Southwest Impressions."
Wichita State University Edwin A. Ulrich Museum
(316) 978-3664. WSU campus. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays.
- Photographs by Gordon Parks.
Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum
(316) 265-9314. 204 S. Main. Hours; 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays.
- "Glamour Gowns -- Very Velvet."
Harry S. Truman Library
(816) 833-1400. U.S. Highway 24 and Delaware Street.
- Exhibition of Truman's high school theme books.
- Exhibition, "Restoring the White House, 1948-1952: Photographs by Abbie Rowe.
Beach Museum of Art
(785) 532-7718. On the Kansas State University campus. Hours: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, with extended hours to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, and 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays.
- "Taking Root: The Art of Patricia Duncan," through Sept. 16.
- Works from the permanent collection, through Sept. 23.
Dane G. Hansen Memorial
(785) 689-4846. 110 W. Main. Hours: 9 a.m.-noon and 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays.
- "Out of the Woods," works by Smith Kramer and Kristine Posson, through July15.
The Denver Art Museum
(303) 640-4433 through March. 100 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy.
- "Sunken Treasures: Ming Dynasty Ceramics from a Chinese Shipwreck," through Nov. 18.
- "Giants of Melanesia: Monumental Art from the South Pacific,"through June.
- "Seven-Point Perspective: Photography from The Denver Salon," through Sept. 2.
- "American Design, 1975-2000," through July 29.
- "Between the Lines: Works by Roland Bernier," through Aug. 12.
- "Preserving Patterns: The Quilts of Charlotte Jane Whitehill," June 30-Dec. 9.
- "European Masterpieces: Six Centures of Paintings from the National Gallery of Victoria, Australia," June 23-Sept. 9.
Joslyn Art Museum
(402) 342-3300. 2200 Dodge St.
- "Treasures of Chinese Scholar, through Aug. 26.
- "Painter/etcher: the American painter-etcher Movement," through Sept. 30.
- "The watercolors and sketches of Thomas Moran," June 30-Sept. 23.
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.
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.
Blackbird Trading Post
841-1498. 1011 1/2 Mass. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. six days a week, except closed on Tuesdays. Art, antiques, unusual treasures.
- Works by Gotfred Beardshear.
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.
- Paintings by Steven Stewart, through Aug. 4.
865-0502. 1012 Mass. www.carmesi.com. 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.
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: www.dempseyportraits.com; www.kristindempsey.com.
- Pencil, charcoal and oil portraiture, including pets; oil paintings; limited prints, note cards, commercial illustration.
841-2254. 416 E. Ninth St.
- Private collection of Marty Olson.
749-0430. 625 Walnut. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Imported African and Asian art. Call before visiting.
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.
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
749-8417. 155 Indian Ave.
- Exhibit of photos from the Rinehart Collection, library.
331-3511. 11 East Eighth St. Hours: Sunday and Monday, 5 p.m.-2 a.m.; Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.-2 a.m.
- Oil paintings by Aaron Marable, photographs by Brant Mimatson.
Iveth Jalinsky Studio
749-4801 or 550-9530. By appointment only. email@example.com.
- Paintings by Iveth Jalinsky.
15 E. Seventh St.
- Fine art portraits.
Jennifer Immel Oldridge Home Studio
331-3090. 112 W. 15th St. By appointment only. Web site: www.sunflower.com/~dojo.
- 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.
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.
865-4411. 734 Vt.
- Mixed media by Toni Brou, June.
Lawrence Arts Center
843-ARTS. 200 W. Ninth St.
- Kansas/KC Camera 2001, through July 20.
Lawrence Community Theatre
- June 28-30: Works by Karla Nathan.
Lawrence Public Library
Seventh Street and Vermont.
- Oil paintings by Kathleen Mosher and Sherry Kay, through June.
- "The Clinton Collection: Land, Water and Skyscapes," photography by D.W. Gates, lower level and entrances, through June.
- Collage Art, Rachel Freeman, through Aug. 15.
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.
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.
PrairieFire: An American Bistro
724 Mass. Hours: lunch 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday, dinner beginning at 5 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday.
- Paintings by Louis Copt, Sam Farnsworth, Brian Slawson, Z. Allison.
Pam Carvalho Prairie Found Studio
843-4350. 859 E. 1500 Road. By appointment only. Classes and lectures.
- Works from dried materials, custom works from prairie plants, original dolls.
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, F