Archive for Tuesday, November 1, 2005

Lawrence Datebook

November 1, 2005

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TODAY

Explore Evolution, the new multimedia exhibition at Kansas University Natural History Museum and Biodiversity Research Center. The exhibit will be on display for about two years. Hours, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday and noon to 5 p.m., Sunday. Free. For more information, visit: www.nhm.ku.edu.

Flu shots, sponsored by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m., First United Methodist Church, 402 Elmore St., Lecompton, $15 for babies and $20 for adults, 843-3060.

The Salvation Army dedication ceremony, celebrating the future location of The Salvation Army's Community Worship and Service Center, 11 a.m., on Haskell between Homewood and Lynn just north of 19th Street.

Screenings for people 60 and older by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m., Lecompton United Methodist Church, 402 Elmore St.

Immunization clinic by Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department (no flu shots), 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m., 200 Maine, 843-0721.

Musical Interludes, for all ages, 10:30 a.m., Lawrence Public Library Auditorium, 707 Vt., no registration required, 843-3833 ext. 121.

Dole Institute study group, with Paul Curcio, political advertising executive, 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive, free and open to the public, 864-4900.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County informational meeting, 5:15 p.m., 1525 W. Sixth St., Suite A, 843-7359.

Lawrence City Commission meeting, 6:35 p.m., City Hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets.

Forum on Medicare prescription drug coverage; 6:30-8:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library Auditorium, 707 Vt., 218-1358.

Lecture: "Insider's Perspective of How Bush Won," by Matthew Dowd, chief campaign strategist for Bush-Cheney 2004, 7:30 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive, free admission, 864-4900.

WEDNESDAY

Immunization clinic by the 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.

Health screenings for people 60 and older by Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 9 a.m.-11 a.m., Babcock Place, 1700 Mass.

Flu shots, sponsored by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Eudora City Hall, $15 for babies and $20 for adults, 843-3060.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County informational meeting, noon, 1525 W. Sixth St., Suite A, 843-7359.

Interagency Network for Aging Legislative Forum, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., registration 1:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library auditorium, 707 Vt., 843-3060.

Health Care Access' Eudora Outreach Clinic walk-in and appointment for uninsured Douglas County residents, 2 p.m.-4 p.m., Eudora Family Care, 101 W. 10th, Eudora, 841-5760.

Flu shots, sponsored by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 2:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m., Holcom Recreational Center, 2700 W. 27th St., $15 for babies and $20 for adults, 843-3060.

Young adult homework help, for ages 11 and older, 3 p.m.-6 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833 ext. 121.

Unicorn & Dragon Club, 3:30 p.m.-4:15 p.m., Lawrence Public Library gallery, 707 Vt., ages 7 and up, registration required for 10-week session, 843-3833 ext. 117.

Dole Institute study group, "A Community of Civil and Responsible Citizens," with state Rep. Barbara Ballard, 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive, free and open to the public, 864-4900.

Douglas County Commission meeting, 6:35 p.m., county courthouse, 1100 Mass.

Thursday

Immunization clinic by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department (no flu shots), 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.-7 p.m., 200 Maine, 843-0721.

Kansas Law Review Symposium, "Secrecy and Transparency in Dispute Resolution," 9 a.m., free admission, legal education credit available, 864-3463.

Dole Institute study group, with former U.S. Rep. Karen McCarthy and former state Sen. David Adkins, 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive, free and open to the public, 864-4900.

Farmers Market, 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m., 1000 block of Vermont Street.

Flu shots, sponsored by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 4 p.m.-7 p.m., Health Department, 200 Maine, $15 for babies and $20 for adults, 843-0672.

Film and discussion: "Sudanese Lost Boys," 4 p.m., Alderson Auditorium, Kansas Union, free, 864-3745.

Yu-Gi-Oh, Magick and other games, for kids ages 11 and older, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833 ext. 121.

Workshop: Advance Care Planning/Living Wills, by the Palliative Care Consult Team and Lawrence Coalition to Honor End of Life Choices, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital auditorium, free, 841-0770.

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

Lecture on world events, by Pakistan Senate Chairman Mohammedmian Soomro, 7:30 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive, free and open to the public, 864-4900.

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