Archive for Monday, September 18, 2006

Lawrence Datebook

September 18, 2006

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TODAY

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

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.

Lecture: "Supersymmetry, Dark Matter and Collider Physics," by Howard Baer, 4 p.m., Malott Hall, room 3005, free, 864-1225.

City and Kansas University public transit information meeting, 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., City Hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets.

Lawrence-Douglas County Health Board meeting, 5:30 p.m., Community Health Facility, 200 Maine.

Health care for all Kansans, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

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

Lecture: "Japan-China Relations in the 21st Century," by Takao Shibata, 7:30 p.m., Kansas Union's Malott Room, free, 864-3849.

Tuesday

Dog Days fall workout, 6 a.m. and 6 p.m., Memorial Stadium, free.

Immunization clinic by Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 9:30 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 requested, 9:30 a.m. or 10:30 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, ext. 117.

Storytime for all ages, 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m., Lawrence Public Library's Children's Room, 707 Vt., no registration required.

Lecture: "Atmospheric Effects of the September 1859 Solar Superflare," by Brian Thomas, 11:30 a.m., Malott Hall, room 1089, free, 864-1225.

Lecture: "St. Petersburg, Russia, Media Update: Building Communities," by Tom Volek, noon, Bailey Hall, room 318, free, 864-4248.

City and Kansas University public transit information meeting, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., Kansas Room, Kansas Union.

Lawrence Farmers Market, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., 1020 Vt.

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

"Understanding Advance Care Planning," by the Lawrence Area Coalition to Honor End-of-Life Choices and Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library auditorium, 707 Vt., 841-0770.

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

Civil Air Patrol informational meeting, 7 p.m.-9:30 p.m., Kansas National Guard Armory, 200 Iowa, 841-0752.

Wednesday

Immunization clinic by the 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.

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

Lawrence Memorial Hospital board meeting, 9 a.m., LMH auditorium, 325 Maine.

Books & Babies Storytime, for 8- to 23-month-olds with parent, 9:30 a.m., 10 a.m. or 10:30 a.m., Lawrence Public Library auditorium, 707 Vt., no registration required.

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

Engineering and Computer Science Career Fair, noon, Kansas Union Ballroom, 864-3891.

Lecture: "Experiences in Malaria Research," by Ujamaa Brownbag, noon, Kansas Union's Alcove G, 864-3745.

Lecture: "Teaching Evolution in Public High Schools," by David Reber, noon, Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread Ave., optional lunch $3-$5.50, 843-4933.

Political Power Hour study group, first session with Dole Fellow Ed Quick, "The Culture of Congress," 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, Kansas University's west campus.

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

Parks and Recreation neighborhood meeting about proposed greenbelt park, 7 p.m., Langston Hughes School, 1101 George Williams Way.

Discussion: Programming of the Mental Health Association of the Heartland, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

Seminar: "Understanding the Rich History, Culture and Business Issues in India," 7 p.m., 1515 St. Andrews Drive, 864-5823.

Lecture by Freedom Tower architect Daniel Libeskind, 7:30 p.m., Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas University, free, 864-SHOW.

Thursday

Dog Days fall workout, 6 a.m. and 6 p.m., Memorial Stadium, free.

City compost giveaway, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., 1420 E. 11th St.

Immunization clinic by the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.-7 p.m., 200 Maine, 843-0721.

Lawrence Farmers Market, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., 1020 Vt.

Lawrence High School 40th reunion float preparation party, 5:30 p.m.-10 p.m., Kennedy Glass, 730 N.J., more events at www.lhs1966.net.

Historic Resources Commission meeting, 7 p.m., City Hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets.

Thursday Evening Storytime, for all ages, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library's Children's Room, 707 Vt., no registration required.

Constitution Day forum: "Judicial Independence," 7:30 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, Kansas University's west campus.

Friday

City compost giveaway, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., 1420 E. 11th St.

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.

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