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October 17, 2014
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MACELI'S

Lawrence Meals on Wheels “Signature Settings” Charity Auction

Start: October 17, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: MACELI'S
Address:
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1031 New Hampshire, Lawrence, KS, United States, 66044
Cost: $50

Lawrence Meals on Wheels is hosting their annual “Signature Settings” Charity Auction on October 17th, 6-9pm, at Maceli’s.

 

Tickets are $50 and include an appetizer buffet, wine & beer, silent and live auctions. We have something for everyone including gift baskets, gift certificates, purses, jewelry an outdoor playhouse and Kansas City and Vegas getaways. All proceeds raised will help feed our Lawrence neighbors in need.

 

October 11, 2014
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Natural History Museum

Sci Sat: Earth Science Week

Start: October 11, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Natural History Museum
Address:
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1345 Jayhawk Blvd.
Cost: Free

Come to the KU Natural History Museum to explore activities and demonstrations about the overlapping systems of Earth: air, water, and geology. Go from the tiny world of microbes in soil to the most atmospheric – weather!

October 4, 2014
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Haskell Indian Nations University

Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence 10th Annual Red Dog Run

Start: October 4, 2014 7:00 am
Venue: Haskell Indian Nations University
Address:
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155 Indian Ave P, Lawrence, United States
Cost: In advance (until October 3rd) 5K = $25 10K = $35 Day of race (October 4th) 5K = $30 10K = $40 Fun Run/Walk (Including a Club race) = $20 for up to 4 people (includes 1 t-shirt, additional shirts $5)

You’re invited to join the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence for the 10th Annual Red Dog Run on Saturday, October 4th – 7:00 a.m. at Haskell Indian Nations University.

September 28, 2014
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Natural History Museum

Art & Science Museum Day: Perspective, Big & Small, Near & Far

Start: September 28, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Natural History Museum
Address:
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1345 Jayhawk Blvd.
Cost: Free

Art & Science Family Day with the Spencer Museum of Art, where there will be activities focused on perspective.

September 23, 2014
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Free State Brewing Company

Science on Tap: The Evolution of Galaxies, with Greg Rudnick

Start: September 23, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Free State Brewing Company
Phone: (785) 843- 4555
Address:
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636 Massachusetts St., Lawrence, KS, United States, 66044
Cost: Free

Greg Rudnick associate professor of physics and astronomy will discuss how do astronomers study galaxies billions of light years away and billions of years in the past. He will talk about what a galaxy is, how scientists observe them, and how to study their evolution, even though the scale of time is far beyond a human lifetime.

September 13, 2014
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Natural History Museum

Science Saturday: Skulls & Bones

Start: September 13, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Natural History Museum
Address:
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1345 Jayhawk Blvd.
Cost: Free

Bones and skulls are the “hard bits” in vertebrates that give bodies a frame, and they are the parts most likely to be found as fossils. Come to Science Saturday to learn all about the cells, minerals and proteins that make up bone, put together a human skeleton, and explore bone fossils with our paleontology students.

September 11, 2014
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Natural History Museum

“Is this real life?”

Start: September 11, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: Natural History Museum
Address:
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1345 Jayhawk Blvd.
Cost: Free

Students are invited to explore the 2014-15 KU Common Book— “The Center of Everything,” by Laura Moriarty — at “Is This Real Life?”

Inspiration for “Is This Real Life?” is drawn from the book’s protagonist, Evelyn Bucknow. There will be activities at both the Natural History Museum, which Evelyn visits in the novel, and the Spencer Museum of Art.

For more information check-out: http://biodiversity.ku.edu/visit/events/is-this-real-life

 

June 25, 2014
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Clinical Recruitment Fair

Start: June 25, 2014 5:00 pm
Cost: Free

Clinical Recruitment are seeking talented, committed Medical Assistants, LPNs, RNs, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants. Come and tour the Medical Office Building, meet one-on-one with clinic managers, and learn about the different opportunities at The University of Kansas Physicians.

 

Please contact Human Resources at 913-945-8857 to RSVP.

May 19, 2014
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Screening of “Years of Living Dangerously” episode featuring Kansas Wind Farm

Start: May 19, 2014 7:00 pm
Cost: 0

The Climate + Energy Project is hosting a screening of the sixth segment, “Against the Wind”, during the Showtime debut, Monday, May 19th at 7:00 pm at Liberty Hall Theater in Lawrence. This segment features Kansas rancher, Pete Ferrell. Ferrell’s ranch in south-central Kansas is also home to one of the state’s first wind farms, the Elk River Wind Farm. The screening is presented at no charge. 

The public screening of the documentary will be followed by a panel discussion. Panelists will include: Pete Ferrell, Elk River Wind Farm; Kimberly Gencur Svaty, the Wind Coalition; and Dr. Johannes Feddema, KU Geography and contributor to International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Reports. Cynthia Haines, KCUR Film Critic, will serve as moderator.

 

May 4, 2014
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South Park

53rd Annual Art in the Park

Start: May 4, 2014 10:00 am
Venue: South Park
Address:
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Lawrence, KS, United States, 66044
Cost: 0

Join us for this year’s 53rd Annual Art in the Park Exhibition! Art in the Park, the annual juried outdoor exhibition of fine art and fine craft, is Lawrence’s premiere Arts event and is sponsored by the Lawrence Art Guild. Featuring the highest quality work by many area artists and craftspeople, as well as continuous musical entertainment, food vendors, and family fun.  Art in the Park serves as the Lawrence Art Guild’s primary fund-raising event.  More than 10,000 people typically attend Art in the Park.

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