Lawrence and area events for Monday, Nov. 5

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Monday, Nov. 5

Dance Party for Littles (ages 0-4), 10-11 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Library Storytime (ages 3+) 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.

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.

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 & Rhyme Storytime, 6:30-7 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.


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Tuesday, Nov. 6

Lawrence Transit offering free rides to the polls, open 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

Red Dog’s Dog Days Fitness Program, 6 a.m. & 6 p.m., Haskell Indian Nations University, 155 E. Indian Ave.

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

Library Storytime (ages 3+), 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.

Cookie Grab Midterm Edition: Fundraiser for Planned Parenthood, 5-8 p.m., Essential Goods, 933 Massachusetts St.

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

Books & Babies Storytime (ages 0-23 mo.), 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.

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

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


Wednesday, Nov. 7

Don’t miss:

LJWorld Evening Job Fair, 4-7 p.m., East Lawrence Rec Center, 1245 E. 15th St.

Other events:

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

Books & Babies Storytime (ages 0-23 mo.), 9:30-10 a.m. & 10:30-11 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Welcome to Medicare, noon-1 p.m., Rm A, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

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

2018 Dole Leadership Prize: James A Baker III, 2 p.m., Dole Institute, 2350 Petefish Drive.

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

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

Junior Author Camp: Novel Writing with Laura Moriarty (ages 8-12), 4-5 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Superintendent Anthony Lewis: Listening and Learning Tour, 5-6:30 p.m., Southwest Middle School, 2511 Inverness Drive.

Toddler Storytime (ages 2+), 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.

Climate Change and the Tallgrass Prairie, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Elf the Musical, 7 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive.

INSIGHT Art Talk: Joelle Ford, 7-8 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St.


Thursday, Nov. 8

Red Dog’s Dog Days Fitness Program, 6 a.m. & 6 p.m., Haskell Indian Nations University, 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, Atrium Study Rm, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

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

Drum Circle with Emily Bachert, 11:30 a.m.-noon, The Toy Store, 936 Massachusetts St.

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

Lawrence Toastmasters, 12:05-12:55 p.m., Capitol Federal, 740 New Hampshire St.

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

Scrabble, 3:30-6:30 p.m., J&S Coffee, 4821 W. Sixth St.

LEGO Club (ages 5-11) 4-5 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

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

Talk to Transportation Planners & Bicycle Advisory Committee Members: Mobile Meeting, 4-6 p.m., Cottin’s Farmers Market, 1832 Massachusetts 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.

Junkyard Jazz Band, 6:45-8:15 p.m., American Legion Post, 2408 W. Sixth St.

Eudora Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m., 1310 Winchester Road, Eudora.

Library Storytime (ages 3+) 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, Nov. 9

Don’t miss:

United Healthcare Medicare Seminar, 2 p.m., Comfort Inn & Suites, 151 McDonald Drive.

Owl+Mouse Textile Design Pop-Up: Holiday Open House, 5-8 p.m., Essential Goods, Sparrow Gallery, 933 Massachusetts St.

Rethink: I Am a Veteran, 7 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St.

Other events:

Other Events:

KU Natural History Museum Event: Discovery Day: The Poles, 10 a.m.-noon, KU Natural History Museum, 1345 Jayhawk Blvd.

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

Kaw Valley Bridge Club: Open Pairs, 12:30 & 6:30 p.m., 1025 N. Third St., Suite 120.

KU East Asian Studies: Tea & Talk: Tea Exports and the Japanese Empire during WWII, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd.

Home School Book Club (ages 5-11), 2-3 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Teen Zone Cafe (grades 6-12), 4-5:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

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

Lawrence Brain Injury Support Group, 6:30-8 p.m., First Church of the Nazarene, 1470 North 1000 Road.

Story Slam: Journey, 7-9:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 707 Vermont St.

KU Wind Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive.


Saturday, Nov. 10

Don’t miss:

Rethink: I Am a Veteran, 3 & 7 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St.

Other events:

Red Dog’s Dog Days Fitness Program, 7:30 a.m., parking lot, Ninth and Vermont streets.

Lawrence Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m.-noon, 824 New Hampshire St.

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

Advanced Strategies for Genealogy Research, 10 a.m.-noon, Watkins Museum of History, 1047 Massachusetts St.

Mindful Crafting, 10 a.m.-noon, Meeting room C, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

KU Field Station Frolic: Mari Pesek Memorial Run, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., KU Field Station, 350 Wild Horse Road.

Social Service League Prom Dress Giveaway, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

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

Free State Brewing Company Tours of East Side Brewery, 2 p.m., 1927 Moodie Road.

Second Saturday Science, 2 & 4 p.m., The Toy Store, 936 Massachusetts St.

Magic Tree House Club (ages 5-8), 3:30-4:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

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.


Sunday, Nov. 11

Don’t miss:

Rethink: I Am a Veteran, 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.

Fall Fun Workday, 1-4 p.m., Hidden Valley Camp, 3420 Bob Billings Parkway.

Story time with Jazzy Gene, 1:30-2 p.m., The Toy Store, 936 Massachusetts St.

Teen Advisory Board, 2-3 p.m., Meeting room B, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Arts in Prison: Conceived in Liberty, Art Exhibit 3 p.m., Concert 4 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vermont St.

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

Fused Glass (grades 6-12), 4-5 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Tribute to Veterans Gala, 5-8:30 p.m., Dole Institute, 2350 Petefish Drive.

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

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