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Archive for Thursday, October 4, 2001

Thursday datebook

October 4, 2001

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9:30 a.m.: "Alzheimer's Disease: From Genes to Drugs in this Decade," lecture by Rudy Tanzi of Harvard University, Kansas University, Budig Hall, 864-3591.

10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Volunteer fair for KU students, Kansas Union, fourth floor, 864-3624.

Noon: "The Crisis in Nicaraguan Higher Education," lecture by Greg Douros, 318 Bailey Hall, KU, 864-4213.

4 p.m.-6:30 p.m.: Lawrence Farmers Market, Vermont Street between 10th and 11th streets, 842-3883 or 838-4726.

5 p.m.-7 p.m.: "Homework Nights" free tutoring and homework assistance for 11- to 18-year-olds, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, Ext. 121.

5 p.m.-9 p.m.: Friends of the Lawrence Public Library annual book sale, members night, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

6:30 p.m.: Lawrence Board of Zoning Appeals meeting, City Hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets.

7 p.m.: SPUnK (Special Parents; UNique Kids), group for families that include a child with a disability, meeting on IEP/IFSP best practices, Independence Inc., 2001 Haskell Ave., 841-0333.

7:30 p.m.: Kanwaka Township Board meeting, Kanwaka Township Hall, off U.S. Highway 40.

FRIDAY

9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.: Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department immunization clinic, Baldwin First United Methodist Church, 704 Eighth St.

10 a.m.: Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) open house, Centenary United Methodist Church, Fourth and Elm streets, 843-2036.

10:30 a.m.-11 a.m.: Storytime for 2-year-olds and an accompanying adult, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, Ext. 117. Registration required.

10:30 a.m.-11 a.m.: Storytime for children 3 years and older, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, Ext. 117.

10 a.m.-8 p.m.: Friends of the Lawrence Public Library annual book sale, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt..

Noon: PEO Chapter FZ meeting, home of Mona Bell.

3 p.m.-7 p.m.: Tenants to Homeowners Inc. open houses, 1713, 1801 and 1825 Atherton Court, 842-5494.

5:30 p.m.: "Decoding Darkness: The Search for the Genetic Causes of Alzheimer's Disease," lecture by Rudy Tanzi of Harvard University, Kansas Union, Alderson Auditorium, 864-3591.

SATURDAY

All day: All-University Open House, Kansas University, 864-2341.

7:30 a.m.: Lawrence Farmers Market, Vermont Street between 10th and 11th streets, 842-3883 or 838-4726.

9 a.m.-10 a.m.: Cohousing site tour, Delaware Street Commons, 1208 Del. Business meeting, 10 a.m.-noon.

10 a.m.-noon: Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department walk-in immunization clinic, Health Department, 200 Maine, 843-0721.

10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Communitywide Yard Sale to benefit Homeless Concerns, First Regular Missionary Baptist Church, 1646 Vt., 843-5811.

10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Historic Old West Lawrence fall homes tour, seven homes and the Ninth Street Baptist Church, 841-1483 or 865-4499. Fee charged. Tickets required.

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Friends of the Lawrence Public Library annual book sale, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

2 p.m.: Animal Outreach of Kansas free showing of "The Witness," Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 832-1648.

4:30 p.m.-10 p.m.: Fifth annual St. John's Oktoberfest, St. John the Evangelist Church, 1229 Vt.

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

SUNDAY

Noon-4 p.m.: Historic Old West Lawrence fall homes tour, seven homes and the Ninth Street Baptist Church, 841-1483 or 865-4499. Fee charged. Tickets required.

1 p.m.-5 p.m.: Friends of the Lawrence Public Library annual book sale, half-price day, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

2 p.m.: Animal Outreach of Kansas free showing of "The Witness," Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 832-1648.

3:30 p.m.-3:50 p.m.: Family Storytime for all ages, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, Ext. 117.

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