Archive for Thursday, July 31, 2003

Recreation calendar

July 31, 2003


Lawrence Bicycle Club

(Through Sept. 30)

Tuesday -- Smell the Roses ride at 6 p.m. from Constant Park, 15- to 20-mile ride. Bring wider tires for Smell the Gravel option. Social pace.

Wednesday -- Pasta Ride, a moderate-pace 20-mile ride, starts at 6 p.m. at Bambino's Restaurant.

Thursday -- Comet Ride, a 22-mile loop from Broken Arrow Park to Vinland, Sibleyville and back. Ride begins at 6 p.m. Social ride also offered.

Saturday -- Muffin Ride departs 8 a.m. from Broken Arrow Park for Lone Star Lake, 35-mile ride.

Sunday -- Show-n-Go, a longer tour with varying destinations, begins at 8:30 a.m. in South Park.

For information or suggestions about rides, call Paul Corcoran at 842-5273 or e-mail

Lawrence Parks and Recreation

Leisure activity brochures for are available at all city recreation centers, the public library and City Hall. To rent city park shelters or other city facilities, call 832-7920.

Bhaktivana yoga

Monday -- Advanced beginner class meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Bhaktivana Yoga Center, 1204 N. 200 Road, Baldwin. Class also offered at 9:30 a.m. Saturdays at the center.

Tuesday -- Gentle yoga class meets at 9:30 a.m. and beginner class at 4 p.m. at the center. Beginner class at 4 p.m. Thursdays at the center.

Wednesday -- All-levels class meets at 6:30 p.m. at Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread Ave.

Friday -- Intermediate class meets at 9 a.m. at the center. Call (785) 979-1639.

Lawrence Aquahawks Swim Team

Monday through Saturday -- Practice times vary according to ability and age. Call coach Mike Soderling at 841-8891.

Lawrence Masters Swimming Club

Monday through Saturday -- Swimmers of all levels of ability and interest ages 18 and older are welcome. Morning and evening practice schedules. Call Daniel Fisher, 841-5167.

Yoga Center of Lawrence

Introduction to Yoga, Prenatal Yoga, and Continuing Level classes. Call 830-9642, or visit


The Sandrats running club meets weekly for training runs at 6 p.m. in the parking lot east of the Lawrence High track. All ability levels are welcome. Call Steve Riley at 842-4351 or e-mail to

Table tennis

Thursday -- The Lawrence Table Tennis Assn. meets for play and practice at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1245 N.H.


Lawrence Multisport Club provides education, information and other resources about individual and multisport endurance events. E-mail Kent McDonald at

Kuk Sool Won

Comprehensive traditional martial art, 1410 Kasold. Lunch workout noon-1 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Classes 5 p.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Friday. Call 865-5169 or visit

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