Bands sought for block party

The annual Lawrence Community Shelter block party will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, on 10th Street between Kentucky and Vermont streets.

The event, which promotes fellowship and provides refreshments, is free and open to anyone.

Organizers are seeking three or four bands to provide entertainment.

They also need a sound system.

To volunteer or for more information, contact Herman Leon at 843-0579 or e-mail