Community Calendar
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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February 2018
 
  
 
 
Friday, February 16
--Junior Achievement Beach Ball (Lawrence) -- 6pm. Abe & Jake's Landing, 6th and New Hampshire, Downtown Lawrence. Silent and Live Auction, cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and the famous Seahorse Race. Proceeds supporting Junior Achievement of Lawrence. For tickets or more information, contact Debbie Harmon at 785-841-8245 or Debbie@kansasja.org
 
--Fish & Shrimp Supper (Nortonville) -- 5pm-7pm. St. Joseph's Church. Meal includes fried and baked fish, fried shrimp, potato, salad, roll, drink, dessert. Cost $10 ages 11 and up. Handicap Accessible. Proceeds benefit St. Joseph's Church. Fridays during Lent (no supper held on Good Friday 3/30)
 
--Lawrence Home Show (Lawrence) -- February 16-18, 2018. Crown Toyota Pavilion, 3430 S. Iowa. The Home Show is an event designed for homeowners--and future homeowners--in all stages of remodeling, landscaping, and decorating their homes. New products and expert advice from the professionals. Learn more at www.lawrencehomeshow.com
 
 
 
 
Saturday, February 17
--Lawrence Home Show (Lawrence) -- February 16-18, 2018. Crown Toyota Pavilion, 3430 S. Iowa. The Home Show is an event designed for homeowners--and future homeowners--in all stages of remodeling, landscaping, and decorating their homes. New products and expert advice from the professionals. Learn more at www.lawrencehomeshow.com
 
 
 
 
Sunday, February 18
--Bleeding Kansas Program Series (Lecompton) -- 2pm. Constitution Hall State Historic Site. A series of talks and dramatic interpretations on the violent territorial and civil war of Kansas and the nation, 1854-1865. Today's program: "The Bandit Rides Again, Jesse James, Whiskeyhead Ryan, and the Glendale Train Robbery". Suggested donation $3.
 
--Lawrence Home Show (Lawrence) -- February 16-18, 2018. Crown Toyota Pavilion, 3430 S. Iowa. The Home Show is an event designed for homeowners--and future homeowners--in all stages of remodeling, landscaping, and decorating their homes. New products and expert advice from the professionals. Learn more at www.lawrencehomeshow.com
 
 
 
 
Friday, February 23
--Fish & Shrimp Supper (Nortonville) -- 5pm-7pm. St. Joseph's Church. Meal includes fried and baked fish, fried shrimp, potato, salad, roll, drink, dessert. Cost $10 ages 11 and up. Handicap Accessible. Proceeds benefit St. Joseph's Church. Fridays during Lent (no supper held on Good Friday 3/30)
 
--Pilot Club of Lawrence Antique Show & Sale (Lawrence) -- 9am-5pm. Douglas County Fairgrounds, Building 21.
 
 
 
 
Saturday, February 24
--Pilot Club of Lawrence Antique Show & Sale (Lawrence) -- 9am-5pm. Douglas County Fairgrounds, Building 21.





Sunday, February 25
--Polar Plunge (Lawrence) -- 12pm. HERE Apartments on the KU Campus. Benefitting Special Olympics Kansas. More information at www.plungeks.org
 
--Bleeding Kansas Program Series (Lecompton) -- 2pm. Constitution Hall State Historic Site. A series of talks and dramatic interpretations on the violent territorial and civil war of Kansas and the nation, 1854-1865. Today's program: "The Wyandots, Quindaro, and other Immigrant Tribes of Bleeding and Civil War Kansas". Suggested donation $3.
 
 
 
 
Monday, February 26
--Alzheimer's Support Group (Lawrence) -- 3:30pm-5pm. West Side Presbyterian Church, 124 Kasold Drive. Meets the 4th Monday of each month.This is a hometown support experience where people gather in a safe environment and where support is provided in a round table way. Anyone who serves as a caregiver to a person with dementia, such as Alzheimer's, may attend. Contact Jeanne Reeder at 913-831-3888.
 
 
 
 
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March 2018
 
 
 
 
Friday, March 2
--Fish & Shrimp Supper (Nortonville) -- 5pm-7pm. St. Joseph's Church. Meal includes fried and baked fish, fried shrimp, potato, salad, roll, drink, dessert. Cost $10 ages 11 and up. Handicap Accessible. Proceeds benefit St. Joseph's Church. Fridays during Lent (no supper held on Good Friday 3/30)
 
 
 

Saturday, March 3
--Pancake Feed Fundraiser (Lawrence) -- 8am-10am. 4801 Bauer Farm Drive (Burgers by Biggs). Please help us support the Henderson family. Free State High coach, teacher and friend, Nolan Henderson and wife Laura's infant son has been diagnosed with cancer. Cost $8. All proceeds will benefit the Henderson family.
 
--18th Annual Severe Weather Symposium (Lawrence) -- 7:30am-4pm. DoubleTree by Hilton, 200 McDonald Drive. This day of training is designed to provide instruction in advanced storm development, the latest tricks and tools, spotter safety, and the importance of spotter reports. Videos and case studies; experts in the field from the public and private sectors will take part in a panel discussion. Fee is $15. More information at https://www.douglascountyks.org/severe-weather-symposium/about
 
--Couture for Cancer (Topeka) -- Capitol Plaza Sunflower Ballroom. A unique women's event combining compassion with fashion. A joint effort between the American Cancer Society, local retailers, and national and world fashion designers to provide an opportunity to fight one of the most dreaded diseases of our time. Runway show and splendid over-the-top live auction packages, featuring the latest in women's fashion, jewelry and more! Learn more at https://acstks.ejoinme.org/topekacoutureforcancer
 
 


Sunday, March 4
--Bleeding Kansas Program Series (Lecompton) -- 2pm. Constitution Hall State Historic Site. A series of talks and dramatic interpretations on the violent territorial and civil war of Kansas and the nation, 1854-1865. Today's program: "Black Civil War Veterans Build a Church in 1867". Suggested donation $3.
 
 
 
 
Monday, March 5
--NWS Severe Weather Safety Talk (Topeka) -- 7pm. Washburn University Memorial Union. Presented by the National Weather Service. Talks will focus on severe storm safety, preparedness, and awareness. Free and open to the public.
 
 
 
 
Friday, March 9
--Fish & Shrimp Supper (Nortonville) -- 5pm-7pm. St. Joseph's Church. Meal includes fried and baked fish, fried shrimp, potato, salad, roll, drink, dessert. Cost $10 ages 11 and up. Handicap Accessible. Proceeds benefit St. Joseph's Church. Fridays during Lent (no supper held on Good Friday 3/30)
 
 
 
 
Saturday, March 10
--Annual Chili Supper and Silent Auction (Williamstown) -- 5pm-8pm. At the Fire Station in Williamstown. Presented by Jefferson County Fire District #3 Ladies Auxiliary. Free will donation.
 
 
 
 
Friday, March 16
--Fish & Shrimp Supper (Nortonville) -- 5pm-7pm. St. Joseph's Church. Meal includes fried and baked fish, fried shrimp, potato, salad, roll, drink, dessert. Cost $10 ages 11 and up. Handicap Accessible. Proceeds benefit St. Joseph's Church. Fridays during Lent (no supper held on Good Friday 3/30)
 
 
 
 
Friday, March 23
--Fish & Shrimp Supper (Nortonville) -- 5pm-7pm. St. Joseph's Church. Meal includes fried and baked fish, fried shrimp, potato, salad, roll, drink, dessert. Cost $10 ages 11 and up. Handicap Accessible. Proceeds benefit St. Joseph's Church. Fridays during Lent (no supper held on Good Friday 3/30)
 
 
 
 
Monday, March 26
--Alzheimer's Support Group (Lawrence) -- 3:30pm-5pm. West Side Presbyterian Church, 124 Kasold Drive. Meets the 4th Monday of each month.This is a hometown support experience where people gather in a safe environment and where support is provided in a round table way. Anyone who serves as a caregiver to a person with dementia, such as Alzheimer's, may attend. Contact Jeanne Reeder at 913-831-3888.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday, March 28
--Weather 101 (Lawrence) -- 7pm-8:30pm. Lawrence Arts Center. This course is free and will cover information about severe thunderstorm development, identification of important features, and severe weather safety and preparedness. Presented by Douglas County Emergency Management and the Topeka National Weather Service office.
 
 
 
 
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April 2018
 
 
 
Monday, April 23
--Alzheimer's Support Group (Lawrence) -- 3:30pm-5pm. West Side Presbyterian Church, 124 Kasold Drive. Meets the 4th Monday of each month.This is a hometown support experience where people gather in a safe environment and where support is provided in a round table way. Anyone who serves as a caregiver to a person with dementia, such as Alzheimer's, may attend. Contact Jeanne Reeder at 913-831-3888.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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May 2018
 
 
 
Monday, May 28
--5K Home Run (Lawrence) -- 8:30am. South Park Gazebo, 11th and Massachusetts. Join us this Memorial Day for the 6th annual family-friendly 5K Home Run that supports Family Promise of Lawrence, an organization serving families experiencing homelessness. Certified course. There will also be a supply drive for ongoing needs. Register here: https://www.active.com/lawrence-ks/running/distance-running-races/5k-home-run-2018?int=72-3-A2
 
 
 
 
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June 2018
 
 
 
Friday, June 8
--Relay for Life of Douglas County (Lawrence) -- 6pm-12am. Rock Chalk Park, Outside Track. Benefitting the American Cancer Society. Start a fundraising team, join an existing team, make a donation or volunteer. More information at www.relayforlife.org/douglasks
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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