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Archive for Friday, October 12, 2007

Lawrence Datebook

October 12, 2007

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12 Friday

Late Night in the Phog, Allen Fieldhouse, Kansas University, (800) 344-2957.

KU: Fall break

"Woman to Woman : Celebrating You!" by Douglas County Family and Community Education, 9:30 a.m., Deal Six Auditorium, Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, 2110 Harper St. 843-7058.

Jazz Film Series: "The Jazz Age and the Harlem Renaissance," 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833.

Concert: Kansas City Chorale, 8 p.m., Bales Organ Recital Hall, 864-3436.

13 Saturday

Ride the 'T' for free, part of the Home Energy Conservation Fair, 312-7054, www.lawrencetransit.org.

Downtown Farmers Market, 7 a.m.-11 a.m., 824 N.H.

Li'l All-Stars Cheerleading Camp, for 3- to 12-year-olds, by the Haskell Indian Nations University co-ed cheerleading squad, 8 a.m.-9:30 a.m., Coffin Sports Complex, Haskell, $10 registration, 832-2962.

Home Energy Conservation Fair and Sustainable Homes Tour, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Free State High School, 4706 Overland Drive, fair admission free, homes tour $6 for adults, $2 for children, 832-3030, www.lawrencerecycles.org.

Fall Foliage Motorcycle Tour, a benefit for the Lawrence Humane Society, 9 a.m. registration, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. tour, starting at Checkers, 2300 La., 766-6969, strekell@sunflower.com.

Reading and book signing: David Kamrar, "The Jayhawk: Fact or Myth - A Story for All Ages," 9 a.m.-11 a.m., Oread Books, Kansas Union.

Dole Archive White Glove Tour, 10:30 a.m., Dole Institute of Politics, KU's West Campus, 864-1420.

Black Jack Battlefield tours, 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., starting at Robert Hall Pearson Memorial Park at North 175 and East 2000 roads, three miles southeast of Baldwin City, free, www.blackjackbattlefield.org.

Bookworms Unite! for 8- to 12-year-olds, 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library Gallery, 707 Vt., registration requested, 843-3833, ext. 117.

Lawrence Chamber Orchestra in "Showcase!" 7 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H., 843-2787.

14 Sunday

River City Reading Festival, with keynote speaker Jim Lehrer, host of "The NewsHour" on PBS, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H., 843-2787.

Black Jack Battlefield tours, 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., starting at Robert Hall Pearson Memorial Park at North 175 and East 2000 roads, three miles southeast of Baldwin City, free, www.blackjackbattlefield.org.

Concert: Jonathan Maracle and the Brokenwalls, 6:30 p.m., Haskell Indian Nations University auditorium, 155 Indian Ave.

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