Lawrence and area events for Saturday, Dec. 1

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Today, Dec. 1

Red Dog Workout, 7:30 a.m., parking lot, Ninth and Vermont streets.

Haskell Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m., Tecumseh Hall, Choctaw Ave.

Oskaloosa Holiday Open House, 9 a.m., Oskaloosa Junior-Senior High School, Oskaloosa.

Community Visioning: East Ninth Input Session 1 of 3, 9 a.m.-noon, Sunrise Project, 1501 Learnard Ave.

Tails & Traditions Holiday Festival, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Watkins Museum of History, 1047 Massachusetts St.

Holiday Extravaganza, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane.

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

Discover with Dole, 10 a.m.-noon, Dole Institute, 2350 Petefish Drive.

Free Kiddie Candle Dipping, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Waxman Candles, 609 Massachusetts St.

150 Themed Trees, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Territorial Capital Museum, 640 E. Woodson Ave., Lecompton.

Lawrence Art Guild Holiday Art Fair, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St.

Multicultural Storytime: Nigeria, 10:30-11 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade, 11 a.m., Massachusetts Street.

Lawrence Community Handbell Choir Concert, 11:45 a.m., Watkins Museum of History, 1047 Massachusetts St.

Festival of Nativities, noon-4 p.m., Centenary United Methodist Church, 245 N. Fourth St.

Help Portrait, 1 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Gingerbread Festival Viewing, 1-4 p.m., Abe & Jakes, 8 E. Sixth St.

Adornment Sale, 1-5 p.m., Van Go, 715 New Jersey St.

Great Books Discussion Group: Ibsen: An Enemy of the People, 2-4 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Annie, 2:30 & 7:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 4660 Bauer Farm Drive.

Americana Music Academy: Holiday Show, Piano, Violin 4 p.m., Voice 5:30 p.m., Pickin’ & Strummin’ 7 p.m., Vintage Church, 1501 New Hampshire St.

Chess Club (ages 5-18), 4-5:30 p.m., Readers’ Theater, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Candy Cane Hunt, 4-6 p.m., Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 W. 27th St.

Ember Hope Benefit, meal 5 p.m., band 7 p.m., Vinland United Methodist Church, 1724 North 692 Road, Baldwin City.

Festival of Lights: Parade & Tree Light, 6 p.m., downtown Baldwin City.

Lawrence Bridge Club: Party Bridge, 6:30-9 p.m., 1025 N. Third St.

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


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Sunday, Dec. 2

Don’t Miss:

River Rat Skate Shop Grand Opening & Holiday Market, 3-8 p.m., Happy Shirt Printng, 608 N. Second St.

Other Events:

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

Festival of Trees Viewing, 10 a.m., Liberty Hall, 644 Massachusetts St.

Festival of Nativities, noon-4 p.m., Centenary United Methodist Church, 245 N. Fourth St.

KU Natural History Museum Event: Discovery Day: Wildlife Conservation, 1-3 p.m., KU Natural History Museum, 1345 Jayhawk Blvd.

Tail Wagging Readers (grades K-5), 1-2 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

KU Natural History Museum Event: Discovery Day: Wildlife Conservation, 1-3 p.m., KU Natural History Museum, 1345 Jayhawk Blvd.

Santa Visit, 1-3 p.m., The Toy Store, 936 Massachusetts St.

Adornment Sale, 1-5 p.m., Van Go, 715 New Jersey St.

150 Themed Trees, 1-5 p.m. Territorial Capital Museum, 640 E. Woodson Ave., Lecompton.

KU Pre-Vespers, 1:30 & 6:30 p.m., Bales Organ Recital Hall, 1600 Stewart Drive.

Christmas Vespers Concert, 2 p.m., Territorial Capital Museum, 640 E. Woodson, Lecompton.

Annie, 2:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 4660 Bauer Farm Drive.

KU Vespers, 2:30 & 7:30 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive.

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

Old Time Fiddle Tunes Potluck and Jam, 6-9 p.m., Steve Mason Luthiers and Violin Shop, 3809 W. 24th St.

OURS Dance, 6-9 p.m., East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 E. 15th St.

Monday, Dec. 3

150 Themed Trees, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Territorial Capital Museum, 640 E. Woodson Ave., Lecompton.

Adornment Sale, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Van Go, 715 New Jersey St.

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

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

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.

Story time with Jazzy Gene, 4:30 p.m., The Toy Store, 936 Massachusetts St.

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

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

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

Argentine Tango Práctica, 7-9 p.m., Signs of Life Bookstore and Art Gallery, 722 Massachusetts St.

Vincent Herrin Duo, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive.

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