Archive for Tuesday, November 8, 2005

Lawrence Datebook

November 8, 2005

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TODAY

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.

Flu shots, sponsored by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, 2110 Harper St., $15 for babies and $20 for adults, 843-0672.

Storytime, 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m., Lawrence Public Library's Children's Room, 843-3833 ext. 117.

Lecture: "Ascent and Descent: The Philosopher's Regret in Plato's 'Republic,'" Allan Silverman, philosophy professor, Ohio State University, 7:30 p.m., Centennial Room, Kansas Union, Kansas University.

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.

Lawrence Interfaith Initiative, meeting on Nov. 12 Faith in Action event, noon-1:30 p.m., First Christian Church, 1000 Ky.

Coalition on Homeless Concerns, 3 p.m.-5 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

Dole Institute study group on political advertising, with Paul Curcio and guest speaker Peter Fenn, Democratic consultant, 4 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive.

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

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

"Respecting the Sacred": 5:30 p.m. screening of "Snowbowl Effect," 6:30 p.m. panel discussion on endangered sacred lands, 7 p.m. Indian taco sale, 8 p.m. Blackfire concert, Haskell Indian Nations University auditorium, 23rd and Haskell streets.

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

Wakarusa Township Board meeting, 7 p.m., 300 W. 31st St.

Kanwaka Township Board meeting, 7:30 p.m., Kanwaka Township Hall, off U.S. Highway 40.

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.

City Commission study session on Northwest area development, 9 a.m., City Hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets.

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

Books & Babies storytime for 8- to 23-month-olds and an accompanying adult, preregistration for the six-week session is requested, 9:30 a.m., 10 a.m. or 10:30 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, ext. 117.

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

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, 843-0672.

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.

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.

Dole Institute study group, "A Community of Civil & Responsible Citizens," with State Rep. Barbara Ballard and guest speaker Peggy Kuhr, 4 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive.

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

Presentation: "Capote in Kansas," by author Ande Parks, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library auditorium, 707 Vt.

Brook Creek Neighborhood Assn. meeting, 7 p.m., East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 E. 15th St., 843-6151.

Lecture by Dan Glickman, Motion Picture Assn. president, "Politics and the Movie Industry at the Dawn of the Digital Age," 7:30 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive, 864-4900.

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