Lawrence and area events for Monday, July 2

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Today, July 2

Don’t Miss:

14th Annual Heartland Art Guild Miniature Paintings and Sculptures Art Show Opening, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Miami County Historical Museum, 12 E. Peoria St., Paola.

Other Events:

Summer Red Dog Workout, 6 a.m. and 6 p.m., Haskell Indian Nations University stadium, 155 E. Indian Ave.

Toddler Storytime (ages 2 and 3), 10:30-11 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Kaw Valley Bridge Club: Open Pairs, 12:30 p.m., 1025 N. Third St., Suite 120.

Scrabble Club, 1-4 p.m., Clinton Place Apartments, 2125 Clinton Place.

Orientation for the CHAMPSS meal program, 2 p.m., Lawrence Public Library Auditorium, 707 Vermont St.

Exploratorium: Martial Arts Day (ages 7-11), 2-3 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Caregiver Support Group, 2:15 p.m., Senior Resource Center, 2920 Haskell Ave.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS), 5:30 p.m., 2712 Pebble Lane.

Sing and Rhyme Storytime, 6:30-7 p.m. Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Beginners’ Bike Ride, 6:30-8:30 p.m., SpringHill Suites by Marriott, 1 Riverfront Plaza.

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

KU Jazz Ensemble I-European Tour with vocalist Deborah Brown, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive.

Argentine Tango Práctica, 8-10 p.m., Signs of Life Bookstore and Art Gallery, 722 Massachusetts St.


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Coming up this week:

Tuesday, July 3

Summer Red Dog Workout, 6 a.m. and 6 p.m., Haskell Indian Nations University stadium, 155 E. Indian Ave.

Lawrence Breakfast Optimist Club, 7 a.m., Brandon Woods, Smith Center, 1501 Inverness Drive.

Library Storytime (ages 3 and up), 10:30-11:15 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Lions Club, noon-1 p.m., Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth St.

Lawrence Farmers’ Market, 4-6 p.m., Lawrence Public Library parking garage, 707 Vermont St.

Lawrence City Commission meeting, 5:45 p.m., City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St.

Books and Babies Storytime (ages 0-2), 6-6:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Kaw Valley Bridge Club: Open Pairs, 6:15 p.m., 1025 N. Third St., Suite 120.

Live On Mass: Split Lip Rayfield, 6 p.m., 1000 block of Massachusetts Street.

Agape Puppet Show: Chalk, Art, Drama, Illusion, 6:30 p.m., Cornerstone Southern Baptist Church, 802 W. 22nd Terrace.

Lawrence All British Car Club, 6:30 p.m., Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth St.

Maker Meet-Up, 6:30 p.m., Lawrence Creates Makerspace, 512 E. Ninth St.

Baldwin City Council meeting, 7 p.m., Baldwin Public Library, 800 Seventh St., Baldwin City.


Wednesday, July 4

City offices and recreation centers will be closed. Parking will be free in downtown Lawrence. The city transit system will not operate. Solid waste collection will run as usual. More information is available on the city’s website at lawrenceks.org/news.

Lawrence Go Fourth: 4th of July Festival on the River, 5-10 p.m., Burcham Park, 200 Indiana St.

Lawrence City Band Summer Concert: An Independence Day Celebration, 8 p.m., South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.


Thursday, July 5

Summer Red Dog Workout, 6 a.m. and 6 p.m., Haskell Indian Nations University stadium, 155 E. Indian Ave.

Kaw Valley Bridge Club, lessons 8:30 a.m., mentor game 9:30 a.m., 1025 N. Third St., Suite 120.

Willow Drop-In, 9-noon, Atrium Study Room, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Toddler Storytime (ages 2 and 3), 9:30-10 a.m. and 10:30-11 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Mesner Puppet Theater: The Cat Came Back (ages 5-12), 11 a.m.-noon & 2-3 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Kiwanis Club of Lawrence, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m., Maceli’s, 1031 New Hampshire St.

Brown Bag Concerts: KC Blue Kitty & the Kewl Katz, noon, 900 Massachusetts St.

Lawrence Toastmasters, 12:05-12:55 p.m., Capital City Bank, 740 New Hampshire St.

Behind the Bricks: Informal Watkins Tour, 2-2:30 p.m., Watkins Museum of History, 1047 New Hampshire St.

Teen Zone Cafe, 4-5:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Cottin’s Outdoor Farmers Market, 4-6:30 p.m., 1832 Massachusetts St.

Lawrence Board of Zoning Appeals meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Lawrence City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St.

Library Storytime (ages 3 and up), 7-7:45 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Write Club, 7-8:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, Meeting Room B, 707 Vermont St.

Weekly Tango Lessons and Dancing, 7:30-10:30 p.m., English Room, Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd.

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