Lawrence and area events for Wednesday, June 27

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Today, June 27

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

1 Million Cups, 9-10 a.m., Cider Gallery, 810 Pennsylvania St.

Books and Babies Storytime (ages 0-2), 9:30-10 and 10:30-11 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

KU Natural History Museum: Discovery Day: Bug Blitz Insect Photography, 10 a.m.-noon, South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

Fuel Up 4 Summer: Free lunch for kids and inflatable obstacle course for ages 5-plus, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 E. 15th St.

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

Kidsapalooza: Dance Off (ages 5 and 6), 2-3 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Douglas County Commission meeting, 4 p.m., Douglas County Courthouse, 1100 Massachusetts St.

Summer Tutoring (grades 1-12), 4-7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Farmers Market, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Clinton Parkway Nursery, 4900 Clinton Parkway.

Toddler Storytime (ages 2 and 3), 6-6:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

National Alliance on Mental Illness-Douglas County support group, 6-7 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vermont St.

American Legion Bingo, 6:45 p.m., American Legion Post 14, 3408 W. Sixth St.

Lawrence City Band Summer Concert: Children’s Concert, 8 p.m., South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.


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Coming up this week:

Thursday, June 28

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 a.m.-noon, 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.

Draw Along with Kyle Tiernan (ages 5-12), 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 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: Coal Creek Band, 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.

Leonard Krishtalka Book Event: “The Bone Field,” 3:30-5 p.m., KU Bookstore, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd.

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.

Community Development Advisory meeting, 5:30-7 p.m., City Commission Room in Lawrence City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St.

Signers of Faith, 6:30-7 p.m., Immanual Lutheran Church, 2104 Bob Billings Parkway.

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

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


Friday, June 29

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

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

Screen Printing with Leslie Kay, 1-4 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt, 2-3 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Perry Lecompton Farmers Market, 4-6:30 p.m., 24 Highway and Ferguson Road.

AB’s Fried Chicken, 5-7 p.m., VFW Post 852, 1801 Massachusetts St.

Live On Mass: The Wailers, 6 p.m., 1000 block of Massachusetts Street.

Kaw Valley Bridge Club: Casual Bridge, 6:30 p.m., 1025 N. Third St., Suite 120.

FINAL FRIDAY

Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St., Xu, Gaumnitz, German & German.

Percolator, 913 Rhode Island (in alley), 10th Anniversary Food, Music and Art from former and current board memebers.

Watkins Museum of History, 1047 Massachusetts St., Rolling Revolution: How Bicycles Changed Lawrence, 5-8 p.m.


Saturday, June 30

Don’t Miss:

Meet & Greet: Leslie Soden, candidate for Douglas County Commission, 4-5:30 p.m., 705 Mississippi St.

Other Events:

Red Dog Summer Run, 7 a.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive.

Lawrence Farmers’ Market, 7-11 a.m., 824 New Hampshire St.

Overeaters Anonymous, 10 a.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine St.

You Are Local History, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Meeting Room B, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Diverse Dialogues: Steve Harvey, Emmett Till and the KC Public Library, 2-3 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

American Legion Bingo, 6:45 p.m., American Legion Post 14, 3408 W. Sixth St.

Girls Rock! Lawrence 2018 Showcase, 7-10:30 p.m., Liberty Hall, 644 Massachusetts St.


Sunday, July 1

AB’s Crepes and Buffet, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., VFW Post 852, 1801 Massachusetts St.

Sunday Storytime, 3:30-4 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

O.U.R.S. Dance, 6-9 p.m., The Eagle’s Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth St.


Don’t miss on Monday:

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

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