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Archive for Friday, August 5, 2005

Lawrence Datebook

August 5, 2005

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TODAY

Immunization Clinic by Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department (no flu shots), 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m., 200 Maine, 843-0721.

Storytime Special Event: film, discussion and activities: "Fair is Fair," presented by Nicole McHenry, Brown v. Topeka Board of Education National Historical Site, 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m., Auditorium, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, ext. 117.

Hora de cuentos en espanol y en ingles/Storytime in Spanish and English, 3 p.m.-3:30 p.m., Children's Room, Children's Room, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, ext. 117.

Fair, Demolition Derby, 7 p.m., Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, rodeo area, $10 tickets.

Sunset at The Point, 7 p.m.-9 p.m., South Lawrence Trafficway to Clinton Parkway exit to Clinton Dam, follow signs, www.sunflower.com/~thepoint.

SATURDAY

Rolling Prairie Learning Lab: Prairie Insects," 10 a.m.-1 p.m., grassy area behind Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, ext. 117.

Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m., 1000 block of Vermont Street.

Annual Vigil to remember the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, 60th anniversary, noon-1 p.m., Ninth and Massachusetts streets, 841-3026. Organized by the Lawrence Coalition for Peace and Justice.

Fair, Missouri State Tractor Pullers Assn., hot rod and tractor pull, 6 p.m., Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, rodeo arena, tickets $10 for adults, $5 Children 11 and younger.

Sunset at The Point, 7 p.m.-9 p.m., South Lawrence Trafficway to Clinton Parkway exit to Clinton Dam, follow signs, www.sunflower.com/~thepoint.

SUNDAY

Fair, 4-H awards, 3 p.m., Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, Community Building.

Family Storytime, 3:30 p.m.-3:50 p.m., Children's Room, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, ext. 117.

Parenting the Second Time Around, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group, 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m., Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2700 N. Lawrence Ave., 841-2488.

Fair, 4-H, FFA Livestock Auction, 4:30 p.m., Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, Community Building.

Sunset at The Point, 7 p.m.-9 p.m., South Lawrence Trafficway to Clinton Parkway exit to Clinton Dam, follow signs, www.sunflower.com/~thepoint.

MONDAY

Immunization clinic by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department (no flu shots), 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.-8 p.m., 200 Maine, 843-0721.

Douglas County Commission meeting, 8:30 a.m., county courthouse, 1100 Mass.

Hablemos Espanol, a week of fun Spanish classes for 8-12 year olds, 3 p.m.-4 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, ext. 117. Limited space. Pre-registration requested. EndsFriday with Festival Espanol!

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