Cheering third-graders react to a kickball single by a teammate as they attempt a comeback against a fourth-grade team. The youths were playing the game at the Boys and Girls Club of East Lawrence on the first day of their summer youth program.
John Geery shows a gun to a customer at Jayhawk Pawn and Jewelry, 1804 W. Sixth St., Monday, June 6, 2011.
Kirsten Bosnak has created a garden area in her North Lawrence home that offers a variety of medicinal plants as well as a selection of vegetables.
Tracy Sanson, left, of Phillipsburg, and Anne Brumbaugh, Overland Park, painted outdoor scenes near the Chancellor's residence Monday, June 6, 2011, on the Kansas University campus. Sanson and Brumbaugh were participating in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences' annual Mini College.
Caryl Hale, right, has a garden that provides plenty of fresh vegetables for her children including Miles, 2, and Allyson, 3. The Hale family garden is on this year's Lawrence Food Garden Tour.
Father's Day shoppers can learn a lot from the pros — like Nick Pedersen and John Humphrey — about what to get a grillin' dad for his special day.