Archive for Friday, February 11, 2005

Lawrence Datebook

February 11, 2005

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Today

Immunization clinic by Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m., 200 Maine, 843-0721.

Toddler storytime for 2-year-olds and an accompanying adult, preregistration for the six-week session requested, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, ext. 117.

A Douglas County Family and Community Education program, "ACWW Papua, New Guinea," 9:30 a.m. Friday, Deal Six Auditorium, Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, 2110 Harper St.

Storytime geared toward children 3 and older, no registration required, 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, ext. 117.

William Allen White lecture, by Gerald Seib of the Wall Street Journal, 1:30 p.m., Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union, KU, 864-4755.

Faculty Hall of Fame induction ceremony, 3:30 p.m., Collins House, Baker University, Baldwin.

Saturday

Bookworms Unite! Book Club for 8- to 12-year-olds, preregistration requested for a six-week session, 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, ext. 117.

Clinton Lake Historical Society annual meeting, 6 p.m., Clinton Township Hall.

Sunday

Kaw River Carnival, hosted by Delta Chi and Kappa Kappa Gamma, 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Abe and Jake's Landing, 8 E. Sixth St.

Young Adult Advisory Board's Chocolate Festival for 11- to 18-year-olds, 2 p.m.-4 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, ext. 121.

"Franklin Pierce and the Coming of the Civil War" by Bleeding Kansas '05, a series of talks and interpretations on the conflict about slavery in Kansas Territory in 1854 through 1861, 2 p.m., 319 Elmore St., Lecompton.

College Goal Sunday, financial aid help for high school seniors, 2 p.m.-4p.m., Dole Institute of Politics.

Faculty recital by Susan Buehler, soprano, 3:30 p.m., Collins House, Baker University, Baldwin.

Monday

Immunization clinic by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 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.

Student Activities Council Valentine Open House, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Harter Union, Baker University, Baldwin.

Hallmark Symposium lecture, by metalsmith Myra Mimlitsch-Gray, 6 p.m., Spencer Museum of Art auditorium, 864-4710.

Lawrence school board meeting, district headquarters, 7 p.m., 110 McDonald Drive.

Lecompton City Council meeting, 7 p.m., Lecompton City Hall, 327 Elmore St.

Read Across Lawrence book discussion led by Michael Yellow Bird, director of Center for Indigenous Nations Studies, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

North Lawrence Improvement Assn. meeting, 7 p.m., Seventh and Lincoln streets, 842-7232.

Eudora City Council meeting, 7:30 p.m., Eudora City Hall, 4 E. Seventh St.

Valentine's Day Open House, sponsored by Student Union Activities at KU, 10 p.m., Traditions Area, Kansas Union, 864-SHOW.

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