Lawrence and area events for Saturday, Dec. 15

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Today, Dec. 15

Don’t Miss:

The Nutcracker: A Kansas Ballet, 2 & 7 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St.

Other Events:

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

Decorating cookies with Mrs. Claus and face painting from Fairy Fox Design, 10 a.m.-noon, E Barn Farm Bakery & Market, 18 E. Eighth St.

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

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

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

Santa Splash, noon-12:45 p.m., Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive.

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

Mural Ribbon Cutting and Celebration, 1 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont.

Super Smash Bros Tournament, 1-3 p.m., Readers’ Theater, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Adornment Sale and public reception for Van Go’s retiring founder and executive director, Lynne Green, 1-5 p.m., Van Go, 715 New Jersey St.

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

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

Kaw Council December Walkabout-Talkabout, 4:30 pm, 527 Lake St.

Douglas County Democratic Party Solstice Celebration, 5 p.m., 1602 River Ridge Road.

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. 16

Don’t Miss:

The Nutcracker: A Kansas Ballet, 3 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St.

Other Events:

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

Music of the Season, 8:30 & 11 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 2415 Clinton Parkway.

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

Family Yoga, 1-2 p.m., Lawrence Public Library Auditorium, 707 Vermont St.

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

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

Lawrence Anti-Trafficking Taskforce & Education meeting, 2-4 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, Meeting Room C, 707 Vermont St.

Clara & the Land of Sweets: A Nutcracker Story, 2 p.m., Sunflower State Dance, Suite 4, 104 W. 20th St., Eudora.

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

Community Caroling with Steve Mason, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Sissy & Earl’s Cattail Holler CD Release Party, 4-7 p.m., Ryan’s Public House, 622 E. Fourth St., Tonganoxie.

Almost There, A Christmas Musical by the Celebration Singers, 6 p.m., Lawrence Free Methodist Church, 3001 Lawrence Ave.

Old Time Fiddle Tunes Potluck & Jam, 6-9 p.m., Americana Music Academy, 1419 Massachusetts St.

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


Monday, Dec. 17

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.

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.

Transient Guest Tax Grant Program Advisory Board meeting, 3 p.m., City Hall, City Commission room, 6 E. Sixth St.

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

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.

Lawrence Douglas County Planning Commission meeting, 6:30 p.m., City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St.

Food Policy Council meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m.. Baldwin City Public Library, 800 Seventh St., Baldwin City.

Kaw Valley Quilters Guild, 7 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 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.


Tuesday, Dec. 18

Red Dog Workout, 6 a.m., Community Building, 115 W. 11th St.

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

Kaw Valley Quilters Guild, 9:30 a.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vermont St.

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.

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

Vinland Chapter of FCE, 1:30 p.m., Vinland Methodist Church, 1724 North 692 Road, Baldwin City.

Parkinson’s Support Group, 2-3:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 2415 Clinton Parkway.

Stroke Support Group, 4 p.m., Meeting Room D-South, Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine St.

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

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

Just Cook, 6-7:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library Auditorium, 707 Vermont St.

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

Huntington’s Disease Support Group, 7 p.m., Conference Room D South, Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine St.


Wednesday, Dec. 19

Red Dog Workout, 6 a.m., Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane.

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

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.

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

Teen Zone Expanded: Candy Construction, 2-5 p.m., Auditorium, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Festival of Nativities, 2-7 p.m., Centenary United Methodist Church, 245 N. Fourth St.

Story Time with Singing Sarah, 3:30-4 p.m., The Toy Store, 936 Massachusetts St.

Candy Construction (ages 5-18), 4-5 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Genealogy and Local History Drop-In, 4-5 p.m., Lawrence Public Library Local History Room, 707 Vermont St.

Green Drinks Lawrence: Environmental Network, 5-7 p.m., Merchants Pub and Plate, 746 Massachusetts St.

Community Dinner: Chili & Hotdogs, 5:30-7 p.m., Centenary United Methodist Church, 245 N. Fourth St.

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

Lawrence Douglas County Planning Commission meeting, 6:30 p.m., City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St.

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

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