Two handsome chaps in their caps celebrate Labor Day as great-grandad, Carl Burkhead, holds his 6-month-old great-grandson, Treson Carl Prue. Joyce Burkhead submitted the photo.
The Social Service League board of directors and staff give final a pose in their home of more than 150 years. The building will be empty for the next six to nine months as it goes through a series of repairs. In the meantime, the Lawrence community can find the League at 11th and New Hampshire. The league board and staff are, from left, Tricia Rock, Janet Cinelli, Meg Davis, MacKenzie Rose, Jan Stewart, Jenny O’Driscoll, Sara Rock, Jean Ann Pike and Kendra Davis. Janet Cinelli submitted the photo.
Cans for the Community board members presented Theatre Lawrence with a check for $1,000 on September 26 before attending the show “Footloose.” Pictured are members of the Footloose cast and members of Cans for the Community. Ethel Kruse took the photo. Linda Klinker submitted the photo.
Melody Gatti, educator at Woodlawn School, was honored as the 2013 Jayhawk Breakfast Rotary Teacher of the Year on Sept. 26. Gatti, center, was joined by Craig Penzler, coordinator of the selection committee; Ron Guerin, chair of the community service committee; Jeanne Fridell, principal of Woodlawn School; and Pat McCandless, president of the Jayhawk Breakfast Rotary Club.
Thomas Peterson, center, became the newest Eagle Scout for the Heart of America Council on Aug. 25. Thomas is in Lawrence Boy Scout Troop 52, sponsored by the Lawrence First United Methodist Church.
The newly elected 2013-14 officers for the University Womens Club at Kansas University celebrate. Chris Day submitted the photo.
Gracie, a three-month-old Bernese Mountain dog, beats the heat by placing her head on the air conditioning vent. She is one smart pup. Stephanie Gustave submitted the photo.
Carol Graham and her family gather to celebrate Barney Graham’s 60th birthday in Dallas on July 12. Carol Graham submitted the photo.
Children from the St. John’s Middle School theater class come to tour the new Theatre Lawrence facility on Oct. 2. Kay Traver submitted the photo.