Lawrence and area events for Friday, Sept. 21

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Today, Sept. 21

Don’t Miss:

Pilot Club Antique Show, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Building 21, Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2120 Harper St.

Other events:

Library Storytime, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Community Resource Clinic, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Meeting Room B, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

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

Tween Club: Perler Beads (grades 3-5), 3:30-5 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

FSHS Homecoming, parade 4-5:30 p.m., game 7 p.m., Free State High School, 4700 Overland Drive.

Teen Zone Cafe, 4-5:30 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.

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

American Heart: An Interfaith Perspective,with Author Laura Moriarty, 7 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vermont St.

Free State Festival:

Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St.:

Art: Mind Expanding VR Experience. Luke DuBois, 3 p.m. Friday – 9 p.m. Saturday.

Ideas: Red Hot Research: 4-6 p.m.

Film: The Price of Everything, 5-7 p.m.

Art: Johanna Winters: The Middle Tell, 7:30-8 p.m.

Haskell Indian Nations University, 155 Indian Ave.:

Partner Event: Keeping Legends Alive, 10 a.m. Friday – 7 p.m. Saturday.

Film: Mankiller, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Other events:

Ideas: When Women Wrote Hollywood: Book Talk & Signing with Laura Kirk, 2-3:30 p.m., Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd.

Atlas Obscura: Kansas Edition, 8:30-9:30 p.m., Liberty Hall, 644 Massachusetts St.

Pass-Holder Reception: Late Night at The Burger Stand, 9-11 p.m., 803 Massachusetts St.

The Watkins Building: 130 Years Young, 5 p.m., 1047 Massachusetts St.


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Saturday, Sept. 22

Don’t Miss:

Pilot Club Antique Show, Fri & Sat. 9-5, bldg 21, 2120 Harper St.

More Events:

Red Dog’s Haskell 2 mile run, 7:30 a.m., Cross Country Course, Haskell University, 155 E. Indian Ave.

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

Community Workshops Open House, 8 a.m.-noon, Premier Martial Arts, 3201 Clinton Parkway Court.

Monarch Watch: Tagging Event, 8 a.m.-noon, Baker Wetlands Discovery Center, 1365 North 1250 Road.

Divide and Multiply: Seed Collection, Plant Propagation and Winter Garden Prep, 9 a.m., KU Native Medicinal Plant Research Garden, 1865 East 1600 Road.

Jayhawk Model Masters: “Big Bird” Fly-In, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Clinton International Model Airport, 3.1 m w. of Hwy 59 on rd 458.

Keeping Legends Alive, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Haskell Indian Nations University, 155 Indian Ave.

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

Cuentacuentos: Spanish Storytime (all ages), 10:30-11 a.m. Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Free Concert: Rockabilly Music Fest, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

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

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

Trevor Noah, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive.

FSHS Homecoming Dance: Ancient Greece, 8-11 p.m., Free State High School, 4700 Overland Drive.

Free State Festival:

Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St.:

Film: The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales, 10-11:30 a.m.

Film: Sadie, noon-2 p.m.

Film: Burden, 6-8:30 p.m.

Music: Fantastic Negrito, 9-11 p.m.

Other events:

Partner Event: Rev It Up! Hot Rod Hullabaloo, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

Ideas: Enemy of the People? Newspaper Reporting in the era of #FakeNews, noon-1:30 p.m., Watkins Museum of History, 1047 Massachusetts St.

Art: Synthesizer Performance: Luke DuBois, 2 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

Film: William Allen White: What’s the Matter with Kansas, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Liberty Hall, 644 Massachusetts St.

Pass-Holder Reception: Happy Hour, 4-5:30 p.m., Crystals Spot, 704 Massachusetts St.


Sunday, Sept. 23

Don’t Miss:

Family Promise Auction Party, 5-8 p.m., Oread Hotel, 1200 Oread Ave.

More Events:

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

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

LEGO Club (ages 5-11), 1-2 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

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

LATTE Lawrence Anti-Trafficking Taskforce & Education, 2-4 p.m., mtg rm C, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St.

KU Natural History Museum Event: SUA’s Campus Carnival, 4-7 p.m., parking lot, Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive.

League of Women Voters Lawrence-Douglas County: Meet the Candidates Picnic and “Speed-Dating”, 5-7:30 p.m., Centennial Park East Shelter, 600 Rockledge Rd.

O.U.R.S. Dance, 5-9 p.m., Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 W. 27th St.

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

Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the 14th Amendment, 7 p.m., Dole Institute, 2350 Petefish Drive.

Free State Festival:

Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St.:

Film: Short Film Showcase, 1-2 p.m.

Film: Outreach Short Film Showcase, 2-3 p.m.

Film: Student Shorts, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Other events:

Film: Dragtivists & Transformations, 3-4:30 p.m., Liberty Hall, 644 Massachusetts St.

Ideas: Critics & Cranberries, 5-6 p.m. Alchemy Coffee & Bake House, 816 Massachusetts St.

Art: Echoes Through a Greenspace, 6-9 p.m., South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

Music: After Party with JC Brooks Band, 9-11 p.m., Bottleneck, 737 New Hampshire St.

Don’t Miss on Monday:

Family Promise Golf Tournament, lunch noon, shotgun start 1 p.m., Lawrence Country Club, 400 Country Club Terr.

Don’t Miss on Tuesday:

Douglas County Democrats: A Conversation with Charles Branson, 6 p.m., Kanwaka Township Hall, 776 Highway 40.

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