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September 13, 2001

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Abe & Jake's Landing

841-5855. 8 E. Sixth St. (limited parking in Lawrence Riverfront Plaza) Abe & Jake's Pub open Tuesdays-Fridays, 4 p.m.-2 a.m.; Saturdays noon-2 a.m.

  • Thursdays: DJ Randy Foster.
  • Sept. 14: Sellouts.
  • Sept. 15: Arthur Dodge.
  • Sept. 20: DJ Randy Foster.

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 Thursday-Sunday nights.

  • Sept. 13: Lance A. Fahy, 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

The Blue Moon

841-1533. 1910 Haskell Ave. Hours: 9 a.m.-2 a.m. Live music Friday nights.

The Bottleneck

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 mike night.
  • Sept. 13: Suplecs, Dixie Witch.
  • Sept. 14: Son Venezuela.
  • Sept. 15: Brent Berry and the Secondhands.
  • Sept. 18: Sight & Sound featuring World Famous Beat Junkies, Visionaries, Approach.
  • Sept. 19: Tony Furtado Band.
  • Sept. 20: Lake Trout, Money Mark.

Brown Bear Brewing Co.

331-4338. 729 Mass. Bands play 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. DJ Kilby, Monday and Friday nights. DJ JP, Wednesday and Saturday nights. Lawrence Musicians Network hosted by Lonnie Fisher, Tuesday nights. Carol Dressler's Acoustic Showcase, 5 p.m.-9 p.m. first Saturday of the month. Karaoke, first Thursday of ever month.

Cadillac Ranch

842-9845. 2515 W. 6th.

Circle S Ranch

and Country Inn

843-4124. 3325 Circle S Lane, north of Lawrence.

Coco Loco

842-1414. 943 Mass.

  • Sept. 13: Ghosty.

Coyotes

23rd Street and Haskell Ave.

Cross-town Tavern

1910 Haskell

  • Sept. 14: Big Slim's Full House Blues Band.
  • Sept 11: 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.

Eighth Street Taproom

801 N.H.

Flamingo Dance Academy

331-2227. 1117 Mass.

  • Fridays: Retro night dance party, 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, High Fidelity, 8 p.m.-midnight. Tuesdays. Live local music, Wednesdays. Retro dance party, Thursdays. Ladies Night, Fridays. Pump-all new dance night, Saturdays.

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.

  • Sept. 16: Lance A. Fahy and Robroy Mountjoy, 10 p.m.

Holiday Inn

841-7077. 200 McDonald Drive.

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.

Java Break

749-5282. 17 E. Seventh St.

Java Dive

843-3007. 10 E. Ninth St.

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.

  • Sept. 13: Reggae Cowboys.
  • Sept. 14: Lafayette, Holstein.
  • Sept. 15: Shaking Tree.
  • Sept. 19: Julia Peterson, No Lessons.
  • Sept. 20: Six Year Sophmore, Full Feature.

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.

Jerusalem Cafe

1021 Mass.

Jet Lag Lounge

842-0083. 610 Fla. Hours: 9 a.m.-2 a.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 10 a.m.-2 a.m. Sundays.

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.

  • Mondays: Lawrence Dart League.
  • Wednesdays: Live Action Trivia, 8 p.m.
  • Saturdays: Karaoke.
  • Sept. 13: Billy Ebeling, 7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.

King Arthur's

842-8225. 2228 Iowa. Hours: 9 a.m.-2 a.m. Nine billiard tables, dart league, big-screen television.

Knights of Columbus

2206 E. 23rd St.

Milton's

832-2330. 920 Mass.

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 Pirate House

300 W. 14th St.

  • Sept. 14: Breaking Pangaea.

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.

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.

  • Sept. 13: 90 Day Men.

Rick's Place

749-5067. 623 Vt. Hours: 11 a.m.-2 a.m. daily. Darts, pool and shuffleboard. Live music every Saturday.

Set-Em-Up-Jack's

Harper Market Square on East 23rd St.

  • Tuesdays: Open jam, 9 p.m.-midnight.

Shenago Lounge

2907 W. Sixth. Pool tables. Hours: 3 p.m.-2 a.m. Mondays-Fridays and noon to 2 a.m.-Saturdays Sundays.

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.
  • Sept. 14-15: Blue 88.

Teller's

843-4111. 746 Mass.

Tremors

838-4623. 729 N.H. Hours: 8:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays.

VFW

843-2078. 138 Ala.

  • Thursdays: Bingo/pull tabs, 7 p.m.-10 p.m.

Yacht Club

842-9445, 530 Wis.

BALDWIN

Express Yourself

(785) 594-9909. 713 High St.

  • Sept. 14: Scott and Laurie Searl, Old English folk.

Good Times

203 First St.

PERRY

Perry Bar and Grill

EUDORA

The Eudora Pub

(913) 542-8731. 710 Main St.

DESOTO

Doc and Brutie's Pizza Q

(913) 583-1000. 33080B W. 83rd St.

Dew Drop Inn

The Silver Wheel

TONGANOXIE

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.

Glen's Opry

(913) 631-2591. Fourth and Main streets. Alcohol- and smoke-free environment.

  • Saturdays: Branson-style country music, 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m.

LINWOOD

Linwood Community Building

Third and Main streets.

KANSAS CITY

Aladdin Restaurant and Bar

Holiday Inn Citi Center, 1215 Wyandotte, Kansas City, Mo.

America's Pub

(816) 531-1313. 510 Westport Rd., Kansas City, Mo.

Atlantis

3954 Central, Kansas City, Mo.

Barlowe's Blues Cafe

333 Southwest Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

B.B.'s Lawnside Bar-B-Q

(816) 822-7427. 1205 E. 85th St., Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept. 13: John Paul's Flying Circus, 8:30 p.m.-midnight.
  • Sept. 14: Doug Macleod, 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m.
  • Sept. 15: Four Fried Chickens & a Coke.
  • Sept. 16: The Confessors, 8 p.m.-11 p.m.
  • Sept. 20: John Paul's Flying Circus, 8:30 p.m.-midnight.

The Beaumont Club

(816) 561-2668. 4050 Pa., Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept. 17: Ratt.

Big Daddy's Cajun Kitchen

(816) 471-3339. 112 E. Mo., Kansas City, Mo.

  • Wednesdays: Lonnie Ray Blues Jam, 8 p.m.-1 a.m.

Blayney's

(816) 561-3747. 415 Westport Road, Kansas City, Mo.

  • Saturdays: Lonnie Ray Blues Band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

The Blue Room

(816) 474-VINE. 18th and Vine, Kansas City, Mo.

Blues Emporium

Kansas City, Mo.

Boulevard Cafe

703 Southwest Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

Cactus Moon

Independence, Mo.

The Cave

3954 Central, Kansas City, Mo.

City Market

5th and Walnut Downton, Kansas City, Mo.

Club Mardi Gras

(816) 842-8463. 1600 E. 19th, Kansas City, Mo.

Contempo

Kansas City, Kan.

Danny's Big Easy

1610 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

Danny's Bar & Grill

(913) 345-9717. 13350 College Blvd., Overland Park.

  • Sept. 14: Full Feature, Fatback.

Davey's Uptown Rambler's Club

(816) 753-1909. 3402 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept. 14: Grand Fiasco.
  • Sept. 15: The Derailers, Rex Hobart & the Misery Boys.
  • Sept. 18: Jeff & Vida.
  • Sept. 19: American Healthcare.
  • Sept. 20: Grand Champeen, Filthy Jim.

Eden Alley Restaurant

707 W. 47th St., On the Plaza, Kansas City, Mo.

El Torreon

(816) 419-7278. 3101 E. Gillham, Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept. 13: Staggers, Roustabouts.
  • Sept. 15: Harkonen.
  • Sept. 16: No Motiv, Movie Life, Fairview.
  • Sept. 19: Thugs, Saintusingray.

Fedora

210 W. 47th St., Kansas City, Mo.

Filling Station

(816) 767-9999. 11515 Hickman Mills Dr., Kansas City, Mo.

  • Fridays: DJ 101 Mike Savage.

Fred P. Otts Plaza

(816) 753-2878. 4770 J.C. Nichols Parkway, Kansas City, Mo.

Funkytown

63rd Street and 350 Hwy.

The Fuse Box

4105 Troost, Kansas City, Mo.

The Gallery MMDCCCV

(816) 561-1881. 2805 Southwest Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

Gem Theatre

(816) 842-4538. 18th and Vine streets, Kansas City, Mo.

G's Jamaican Cuisine

7940 Troost, Kansas City, Mo.

Grand Emporium

(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.
  • Sept. 13: KCBS Jam.
  • Sept. 14: Johnny Reno, Grand Marquis
  • Sept. 15: Johnny Reno, John Jordan.
  • Sept. 17: Blue October, Moaning Lisa.
  • Sept. 18: Karltens.
  • Sept. 19: Tarika.
  • Sept. 20: Walter Trout & the Radicals.

Harleywood's

5908 Outlook, Mission, Kan.

Harrah's Casino

Kansas City, Mo.

The Hurricane

(816) 753-0884. 4048 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept. 13: Roland.
  • Sept. 14: Rocket Fuel is the Key, Men of Porn, Wicketran.
  • Sept. 15: Zac Maloy, Save the Freak, Crunchy.
  • Sept. 16: Bowling For Soup, National Fire Theory, Junior.
  • Sept. 19: Ladonnas, Hellbenders, Action Is.
  • Sept. 20: Stuck on Evil, Dark Matter.

Jazz: A Louisiana Kitchen

(816) 525-1714. 29th and Barry Road, Kansas City Mo.

  • Sept. 15: Late For Dinner Band, 8 p.m.-midnight.

Jazz: A Louisiana Kitchen

(816) 561-5556. 39th and State Line Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Jerry's Bait Shop

13412 Santa Fe Drive, Lenexa.

Johnny's Tavern

119th Street and Metcalf Road, Overland Park.

John's Deck

928 Wyandotte, downtown, Kansas City, Mo.

Kashmir

(913) 561-2750. 2805 Southwest Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

The Levee

(816) 561-2821. 16 W. 43rd St., Kansas City, Mo.

  • Tuesdays: Round Midnite featuring Wes Blackman, 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.

Liquid Lounge

(816) 421-6888. 333 Southwest Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

McCoy's Public House

405 Pennsylvania, Westport, Kansas City, Mo.

Medlin's Colonial Inn

5100 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, Mo. Show times: 8:30 p.m.-1 a.m.

Missie B's

(816) 561-0625. 805 W. 39th.

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays: Karaoke.

New Point Grille

44th Street and Southwest Trafficway, Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept. 13: David Basse, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman.
  • Sept. 14: David Basse, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman, Sam Johnson.
  • Sept. 15: David Basse, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman, Sam Johnson.
  • Sept. 18: David Basse, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman.
  • Sept. 19: David Basse, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman.
  • Sept. 20: David Basse, Greg Richter, Matt Pittman.

Niener's Bar & Grill

815 N. Noland Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Night Moves

(816) 452-4393. 5110 N.E. Vivion Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Nowhere at the Uptown

(816) 753-8665. 3700 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.

O'Dowd's Little Dublin

(816) 561-2700. 4742 Pa., Kansas City, Mo.

Paddy O'Quigley's

119th and Roe streets, Kansas City, Kan.

The Peanut

(913) 648-4242. 7042 W. 76th St., Overland Park, Kan.

  • Tuesdays: Acoustic open mike.
  • Thursdays: Karaoke.
  • Saturdays: Karaoke.

The Phoenix

(816) 472-0001. 302 W. 8ths St., Kansas City, Mo.

Plaza III

(913) 753-0000. 4749 Pa., Kansas City, Mo.

The Point

(816) 531-9800. 917 W. 44th St., Kansas City, Mo. Music starts at 9 p.m.

The Pub

(816) 421-1634. 1727 McGee, Kansas City, Mo.

Roadhouse Rubys

(816) 455-1600. 5502 N.W. Antioch Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Roadhouse Rubys

(913) 829-8200. 11950 S. Strangline Road, Olathe.

The Roxy

(913) 236-6211. 7230 W. 75th St., Overland Park.

  • Tuesdays: Karaoke.
  • Wednesdays: Lucid Dream.
  • Thursdays: Phil Callier.
  • Sundays: Phil Callier.

Scoreboards

(913) 764-5777. 920 E. 56 Highway, Olathe.

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.
  • Sept. 13: Rickey Smiley, 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
  • Sept. 19-20: A.J. Johnson, 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.

Stanford & Sons Overland Park

(913) 385-3866. 106th and Metcalf, Overland Park.

  • Sept. 13: Dean Haglund, 8 p.m.
  • Sept. 14-15: Dean Haglund, 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
  • Sept. 19-20: Pablo Francisco, 8 p.m.

The Tavern and Top Deck

(816) 561-2700. 4742 Pa., Kansas City, Mo.

Tomfooleries

(816) 753-0555 47th and Pennsylvania streets, Kansas City, Mo.

  • Thursdays: Lonnie Ray Blues Band, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.

19th and Baltimore Gallery

(816) 471-8253. 103 W. 19th St., Kansas City, Mo.

Velvet Dog

(816) 753-9990. 400 E. 31st. Kansas City, Mo.

Waldo Bar

7438 Wornall Rd., Kansas City, Mo.

  • Fridays: Velvet Freeze.

Westport Coffeehouse

4010 Pa., Kansas City, Mo.

Westport Flea Market

and Grill

817 Westport Road, Kansas City, Mo.

WJ McBride's

(913) 451-3100. 12030 Blue Valley Pkwy., Overland Park.

  • Tuesdays: Bob Reeder.

TOPEKA

Barnes and Noble Bookstore

6130 SW 17th.

Barley's Brewhaus

801 S. Kansas Ave.

Blind Tiger

417 S.W. 37th St.

Centerstage

3249 S. Topeka Blvd.

Chasers Nightclub

6700 South Topeka Blvd.

Classic Bean

628 S. Kansas Ave.

Club Rio

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.

Clyde Arthur's

(785) 273-9052. 2833 W. 29th St.

Downtown Topeka

Gators

(785) 273-5252. 4014 Huntoon.

Get Away

1023 W. Sixth St.

Joe's Sandbar

(785) 266-5637. 3839 S. Topeka Ave.

The Matinee Club

(785) 234-6808. 611 S.E. Carnahan.

Old World Cafe

(785) 271-5910. 5217 SW 28th Court.

  • Fridays: Dan Kozak Saxophonia.
  • Saturdays: Dan Kozak Jazz Trio.

Picassos

5243 S.W. 28th St.

Por'e Richard's

(785) 233-4276. 705 S. Kansas Ave.

P.T.'s Caffe Espresso

4025 S.W. 10th St.

Remington's Nite Club

(785) 271-8700. 1155 Wanamaker Road. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., Wed.-Sat.

  • Wednesdays: Free Dance Lessons, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays: V100 Rock Night, free pool, 9 p.m.-11 p.m. Thursday Night at the Fights, live boxing.
  • Fridays: Ladies Night.
  • Saturdays: 2 Steppin' and Line Dancin'.

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.

The Tap Room

(785) 232-5300. 1419 Lane.

Theatrix

(785) 2373-5252. Gage Village Shopping Center, 4014 S.W. Huntoon.

VFW

Huntoon and Oakley.

OSAWATAMIE

Outer Limits

  • Sept. 14: Late For Dinner Band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

MUSIC MUSIC

LAWRENCE

Concerts

Kansas University

  • Sept. 16: Elizabeth Berghout, 7 p.m., Memorial Campanile.
  • Sept. 19: Peilien Wu, piano, 12:30 p.m.-1 p.m., Alderson Auditorium.
  • Sept. 19: Elizabeth Berghout, 5 p.m., Memorial Campanile.
  • Sept. 20: Susan Andrade, 7:30 p.m., Swarthout Recital Hall.

KU Recitals

  • Sept. 13: Tod Kerstetter, clarinetist, 7:30 p.m., Swarthout Recital Hall.

First United Methodist Church

946 Vt.

  • Sept. 16: Diane Bish, organist, 3 p.m.

Lied Center

864-ARTS. West Campus, Kansas University.

  • Sept. 13: The Kobushi Taiko Group from Hiratsuka, 7:30 p.m.
  • Sept. 16: KUSO Undergraduate Concert Readings, 7:30 p.m.
  • Sept. 18: Koto, Japanese Zither, Recital by two Ladies from Suwa City, Nagano Prefecture, 7:30 p.m.

KANSAS CITY

Concerts

Ameristar Casino Hotel

(816) 414-7700. 8201 N.E. Birmingham Road, North Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept. 15: Merle Haggard.

Borders

9108 Metcalf, Overland Park.

  • Sept. 14: Candace Evans, jazz, 8 p.m.-10 p.m.

Hale Arena

1800 Genessee, Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept. 18: Snoop Dogg, Kurupt, Daz, Doggy's Angels, Tha Liks, Soopafly, Butch Cassidy.

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.

  • Sept. 15: "The French Connection, Part I," Rosetti String Quartet.

Kansas City Music Hall

(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.

  • Sept. 14-15: Count Basie Orchestra.

The Madrid Theatre

(816) 753-8880. 3810 and Main, Kansas City, Mo.

  • Fridays: ballroom and salsa dancing.
  • Sept. 19: Robin Trower.

Municipal Auditorium

13th and Wyandotte streets, Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept 14: Joe Diffie.
  • Sept. 16: Cameron Carpenter, organ, 3 p.m.

Sandstone Amphitheatre

(913) 721-3400. 633 N. 130th St., Bonner Springs

  • Sept. 16: Matchbox Twenty, Train.

Starlight Theatre

(816) 931-3330. 4600 Starlight Road, Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept. 15: KC and the Sunshine Band, Village People.

Uptown Theatre

(816) 471-8600. 3700 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept. 15: Elvis: The Las Vegas Years.
  • Sept. 19: 311.

BALDWIN

Baker University

(785) 594-6451 or (785) 594-2305. Rice Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.

  • Sept. 18: "The Affairs of Race in America," 7:30 p.m.

LEASBURG, Mo.

Bagnell Dam

(800) 888-0023. On-site camping, hiking trails, canoeing, rafting, swimming.

  • Sept. 14-15: Schwagstock 11.

MANHATTAN

Manhattan Arts Center

1520 Poyntz Ave.

  • Sept. 14, Ann Zimmerman, 8 p.m.

OTTAWA

Ottawa Municipal Auditorium

(785) 242-8810. Third and Hickory streets. All shows at 7:30 p.m.

  • Sept. 14: Joe Diffie, 7:30 p.m.

PRAIRIE VILLAGE

Village Presbyterian Church

(816) 761-3811. 6641 Mission Rd.

  • Sept. 17: Cameron Carpenter, organ, 7:30 p.m.

St. JOSEPH, Mo.

Civic Arena

(816) 233-1142. 100 N. 4th St.

  • Sept. 15: "Blue Jeans and Barbecue," St. Joseph Symphony, 7 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. concert.

TOPEKA

Concerts

Topeka Performing Arts Center

(785) 297-9000. 214 S.E. Eighth St. Performances start at 8 p.m., unless otherwise noted.

  • Sept. 15: Sonces De Mexico Ensemble.

DANCE DANCE

LAWRENCE

University Dance Company

864-4264.

  • Sept 15: Dance Day, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Robinson Center.

THEATER THEATER

LAWRENCE

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.

  • Sept. 20-23 and 25-28: "Butterfly Kiss," Inge Theatre, Murphy Hall.

Dale Easton Apple Valley

Theater

(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.

Seem-To-Be Players Children's Theatre

843-5067. Lawrence Arts Center, 200 W. Ninth St., unless otherwise noted.

  • The Run-A-Way Orchestra, American Tall Tales, through Nov. 6.

KANSAS CITY

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.

  • "Solitary Confinement," through Oct. 21.

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.

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.

  • Sept. 13-30: "The Philadelphia Story."

The New Theatre Restaurant

(913) 649-SHOW. 9229 Foster, Overland Park. Meals begin at 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon Sundays.

  • "Social Security," Sept. 13, 6 p.m.; Sept. 14, 6 p.m.; Sept. 16, noon.

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.

  • Sept. 17-28: "Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse."

Unicorn Theatre

(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 Laramie Project," through Sept. 16.

TOPEKA

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.

  • "The Odd Couple," through Sept. 22.

Helen Hocker Center for the Performing Arts

(785) 273-1191. 215 S.E. Seventh St. Performances at 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 2:30 p.m. Sundays.

  • Once On This Island, Sept. 14,15, 21, 22, at 8 p.m.; Sept. 9, 16, 23, at 2:30 p.m.

OTTAWA

Municipal Auditorium

(785) 242-8810. Third and Hickory streets.

  • Sept. 14: Joe Diffie.

ATCHISON

Theatre Atchison, (913) 367-1647.

  • The Cemetery Club, Sept. 14-16 and 21-23, Fri. and Sat., 8 p.m., Sunday Matinee, 2 p.m.

MISC MISC

LAWRENCE

Borders

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.

  • Sept. 14: William Coleman, author, 1 p.m.

Civil War on the Western Frontier

  • "Reflections of the War: Women and Their Civil War Quilts," through October, Watkins Community Museum of History, 1047 Mass.
  • "Lawrence: Free State Fortress," a docu-drama about Lawrence's history, through October, Lawrence Visitor Center, Union Pacific Depot, 401 N. Second. Free.

Community Drop In Center

214 W. 10th

  • Sept. 13: Barbecue, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Ecumenical Christian

Ministries

843-4933. 1204 Oread Ave.

  • Sept. 19: The Moral Obligation to Resist Oppression.

Farmer's Market

842-3883. 11th Street and Vermont.

  • Homegrown and baked foods, 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 6:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Saturdays.

Hastings Books Music and Video

832-0719. 1900 W. 23rd St.

  • Mondays: Pokemon League, 7 p.m.
  • Saturdays: Story times.

Kansas University Student

Union Activities

864-3477.

  • Wednesdays: "Brown Bag Classics" recitals, 12: 30 p.m.-1 p.m., Alderson Auditorium, Kansas Union.
  • Fridays: "Tunes at Noon," noon-1 p.m., plaza in front of Kansas Union, through Oct. 12.

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.

  • Tuesdays:" Bookworms Unite!" book club for 8- to 12-year-olds, 4 p.m.-5 p.m.
  • Sept. 14: First Friday Gallery Walk.
  • Sept. 17: "Hispanic Heritage: Mothers, Sisters and Daughters," 7:30 p.m.

Mt. Oread Book Shop

864-4431. Kansas Union.

  • Sept. 13: Thomas Fox Averill, booksigning, 4 p.m.-5 p.m.

KANSAS CITY

Ameristar Casino Hotel

(816) 414-7000. 8201 N.E. Birmingham Road, North Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sundays: Swing dance, with Dave Stephens, 2 p.m.

Antioch Library

8700 Shawnee Mission Pkwy., Merriam.

  • Kids' Book Sale, Sept. 6, 4 p.m.-8:30 p.m.; Sept. 7, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sept. 8, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Sept. 15: e-Bay: Selling for Fun and Profit, 11 a.m.
  • Sept. 16: Korea -- General Ridgeway takes Command of the Eighth Army, 2 p.m.

Blue Valley Library

(913) 495-3850. 900 W. 151st St., Overland Park.

  • Sept. 13: Home School Night, 7:30 p.m.

Borders

(913) 642-3883. 9108 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park.

  • Sept. 15: Voices at Wounded Knee, William Coleman, 2 p.m.
  • Sept. 15: "Trails & Treks of Missouri and Northern Arkansas," slideshow, 2 p.m.

Central Resource Library

9875 W. 87th St., Overland Park.

  • Sept. 13: Internet Instruction, 7 p.m.
  • Sept. 15: An Intro to Zines, 2 p.m.-4 p.m.
  • The Writer's Place Poetry Reading Series, Sept. 18, 7 p.m.
  • Great Books Reading and Discussion Program, Sept. 13, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

The City Market

20 E. 5th St., Kansas City, Mo.

  • Sept. 14-15: Guinness Oyster Festival, 6 p.m.-11:30 p.m.

Crown Center

2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

  • CowParade, through Sept. 14.
  • Sept. 14-15: Fall Fashion Show, noon.

Fine Arts Theatre

5909 Johnson Drive, Kansas City, Kan.

  • Sept. 15: Latin American Film Festival: "Entre El Atardecer Y La Noche" ("Between the Evening and Night").

Kansas City Public Libraries

Aregentine Branch, 2800 Metroplitan Ave., Kansas City , Kan., (913) 722-7400, Main Branch, 625 Minnesota Ave., Kansas City, Kan., (913) 551-3280, West Wyandotte Branch, 1737 N. 82nd St., Kansas City, Kan., (913) 596-5800.

  • Sept. 18: "King Kong," film, 6 p.m., main branch.

Kansas City Zoo

(816) 513-5700. Call (816) 513-IMAX for theater information. Open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

  • "Nocturnal Safaris," through Sept. 29.
  • "White Alligators," through Sept. 30, IMAX.
  • "Journey Into Amazing Caves," through Dec. 31, IMAX.
  • "China: The Panda Adventure," through Dec. 31, IMAX.

Powell Gardens

(816) 697-2600. Located east of Lone Jack, Mo., on U.S. Highway 50.

  • Sept. 16: Ten Ways to Share your Garden, 4 p.m.

Union Station

30 W. Pershing Road; located at the corner of Pershing Road and Main Street, Kansas City, Mo., (816) 460-2020.

  • "Racecar: Science of Speed," through Oct. 14.
  • Kansas City's Cow Parade, through Sept. 14.

National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame

(913) 721-1075. 630 Hall of Fame Drive.

  • Sept. 20: Ag Hall of Fame Golf Classic.

TOPEKA

Topeka Zoo

(785) 272-5821. 635 S.W. Gage Blvd. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.

  • Mini train and carousel, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays.

Ole' Marias River Run Car Show and Cruise Night

  • Sept. 15-16:

LEAVENWORTH

Leavenworth River Fest '02

  • Sept. 14-15: Leavenworth Main Street.

WICHITA

Botanica: The Wichita Gardens

(316) 264-0448. 701 Amidon.

  • Teacher Workshop: Kids in Nature, Sept. 11, 18, 25, 6 p.m.-10 p.m.
  • Sept. 13: Mennonite Heritage Field Trip.
  • Sept. 13: Concerts in the Gardens: Rudy Love and the Love Family, 7:30 p.m.
  • Sept. 15: For Brownie Girl Scouts: Colors and Shapes and Senses, 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
  • Monarch Week, Sept. 17-19 and 21.

The Kansas Coliseum

1229 E. 85th Street North.

  • Sept. 15: Wichita Area Team Penning, 10 a.m.

HUTCHINSON

Kansas State Fair

2000 North Poplar.

  • Sept. 14: Lee Ann Womack, Keith Urban, 7:30 p.m.
  • Sept. 15: Styx, Survivor, 7:30 p.m.

WINFIELD

Walnut Valley Association,

(620) 221-3250.

  • Sept. 13-16: Walnut Valley Festival.

MUSEUMS MUSEUMS

LAWRENCE

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.

Exhibits

  • "American Indian Art," through Nov. 3.

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).

  • "John Gould: Birds and Beasts," through early October.

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.

  • 13th Annual Lawrence Indian Arts Show, through Oct. 21.

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."
  • "Religion."
  • "The Underground Railroad."
  • "The J.C. Steele House."

TOPEKA

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.
  • Bear claw necklace display.

Weekend craft demonstrations, call (785) 272-8681, extension 428 to register

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.
  • "Different Realities," Robert Brawley, Randall Exon, John Kuhn, through Sept. 30.

Heartland Orthodox Christian Museum

(785) 234-5993. 523 SW Van Buren.

  • Spiritual Treasures of Czarist Russia: Holy Russian Icons, 1660-1917, through Oct. 31.

KANSAS CITY

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.

Exhibits

  • "Mirror with a Memory: The American Daguerreotype," Oct. 13-Jan. 6.
  • "Carrie Mae Weems: The Hampton Project," Oct. 13-Jan. 6.

Events

  • Sept. 14: Electromediascope, 7 p.m., Atkins Auditorium. Films include: "Godiva," "Makeover," "Cinderella 2001," "The Apparent Trap," "Crush" and "Planetarium."
  • Sept. 21: Electromediascope, 7 p.m., Atkins Auditorium. Films include: "Tabu V" and "Panic Bodies,"

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.

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.

  • "Cold War: Promise and Fear in the 1950s," through Dec. 30.
  • "Seeking the Good Life" and "1950s All-Electric House," ongoing.

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.

  • Sept. 15: "Reflections -- Contemporary Art Night," 7 p.m.-10 p.m.
  • Sept. 16: Opening reception and artist talk, featuring Ken Aptekar, 1 p.m.-3 p.m.
  • Works from the permanent collection, through Oct. 7.
  • "Picture This: Permanent Collect Photography," through Oct. 7.
  • "Ken Aptekar: Painting Between the Lines, 1990-2000," Sept. 16-Dec. 2.

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.
  • Snoopy and Peanuts memorabilia, through 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.
  • "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:

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