Events Calendar

Jun 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am Lawrence Public Library
Babies can enjoy stories, fingerplays and songs, paced just for them. You will go home with a sheet of songs and ideas to keep the good times going. Books & Babies is also offered at[...]
Jun 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 pm Prairie Park Nature Center
Specific Ages: 7-13 Bring your own fishing pole or use one of PPNC’s poles for a morning of fishing fun at Mary’s Lake. Learn to use different bait and lures. Visit the website
Jun 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Lawrence Public Library
Babies can enjoy stories, fingerplays and songs, paced just for them. You will go home with a sheet of songs and ideas to keep the good times going. Books & Babies is also offered at[...]
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Lawrence Public Library
Heroes, prepare to play! Michael Bradley will lead kids and parents in playing group games that encourage cooperation, creativity, and self-expression. We will explore art and science every Wednesday in June and July. Register at[...]
Jun 3 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Lawrence Public Library
Our pals from Home Depot will be here to help us build a comic book style light-up READ sign to decorate the teen zone. Come and try your hand with a hammer or paint brush!Visit[...]
Jun 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Prairie Park Nature Center
  Specific Ages: 7-13 Get outside and into the garden. Classes will include indoor and outdoor hands-on garden investigation. Dress prepared to go outdoors and get messy. Visit the website
Jun 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Lawrence City Band
The Lawrence City Band will present this annual concert series at 8 p.m. Wednesdays throughout the summer at the William Kelly Bandstand in historic South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St. Free and open to the public.[...]
Jun 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Prairie Park Nature Center
  Specific Ages: 7-16 Learn the basic Olympic-style archery using Genesis compound bows. Taught by certified instructors. Visit the website
Jun 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am Lawrence Public Library
Sit with your 2 year old and take in the stories, songs and poems! Older and younger siblings are welcome.Visit the website
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Prairie Park Nature Center
  Specific Ages: 1-4. For children who enjoy both stories and animals, there will be morning story time for preschool age children every Thursday at 10 a.m. Each week will feature a story and a live[...]
Jun 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Lawrence Public Library
Sit with your 2 year old and take in the stories, songs and poems! Older and younger siblings are welcome.Visit the website
Jun 4 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am Lawrence Public Library
Reggie Regg the Magic Man is an award winning entertainer- magician, juggler, balloon artist, host, and motivational speaker… He just can’t make his mind up! Come be a part of an action-packed show including magic,[...]
Jun 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Downtown Lawrence
Throughout the summer every Thursday at noon bands play at the corner of 9th and Massachusetts Streets. Visit the Website
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department
A walk-in clinic for kids  ages 6 mos to 18 years who are uninsured or on KanCare.  Walk-in to get fluoride varnish applied to their teeth by a hygienist from the Douglas County Dental Clinic.   [...]
Jun 4 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Prairie Park Nature Center
Specific Ages: 6-12 Explore the mysteries of different animal groups. Each week we will investigate what makes each class of animals unique and their importance in the environment. Outdoor exploration, indoor investigation, games, videos and[...]
Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm Lawrence Public Library
Reggie Regg the Magic Man is an award winning entertainer- magician, juggler, balloon artist, host, and motivational speaker… He just can’t make his mind up! Come be a part of an action-packed show including magic,[...]
Jun 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm Cottin's Hardware
Located in the back parking lot we will have live music, hot food, Free State Brewing beer and 24+ local vendors weekly with fresh produce, baked goods, meats and more!  May – August we will[...]
Jun 4 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm Downtown Lawrence, Inc.
  7:30pm – Dinner & drinks available from local Downtown food vendors and live entertainment 9:00pm – Movie starts! Free popcorn from Downtown Lawrence, Inc. and door prizes! Bring a chair or blanket and your[...]
Jun 4 @ 7:30 pm – 8:15 pm Lawrence Public Library
Reggie Regg the Magic Man is an award winning entertainer- magician, juggler, balloon artist, host, and motivational speaker… He just can’t make his mind up! Come be a part of an action-packed show including magic,[...]
Jun 5 @ 9:30 am – 3:45 pm Midland Railway
Peep! Peep! Thomas the Tank Engine is celebrating friendship at Day Out With Thomas: The Celebration Tour 2015, and families across North America are invited aboard! Little engineers everywhere are invited to join Thomas on[...]
Jun 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am Lawrence Public Library
Join the crowd of children and parents for stories, followed by a simple craft that all ages can enjoy.Visit the website
Jun 5 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Lawrence Public Library
A club just for tweens in grades 3-5, or ages 8-11! Meet us in the Readers’ Theater to hang out, play some games and craft with your friends.Visit the website
Jun 6 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am Lawrence Farmers' Market
Our vendors have provided the community with a wide variety of fresh and local vegetables, fruits, meat, eggs honey, wine(!), prepared foods, and much, much more. We host 100+ local vendors every week. Visit the[...]
Jun 6 @ 9:30 am – 3:45 pm Midland Railway
Peep! Peep! Thomas the Tank Engine is celebrating friendship at Day Out With Thomas: The Celebration Tour 2015, and families across North America are invited aboard! Little engineers everywhere are invited to join Thomas on[...]
Jun 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Spencer Museum of Art
Specific Ages: 5-8 SMA instructor Scott Barber will lead this class on abstract art. Create your own splatter painting to take home. No registration necessary. This class will take place on the plaza located on[...]
Jun 6 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Lawrence Public Library
Get started on your Superhero or Villain Costume with this most essential piece. We’ll provide everything you need to make your own personalized mask. Come to all of our costume programs! T-Shirts: Wed., June 17,[...]
Jun 6 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Lawrence Public Library
Everything is awesome at Lego Club! Create something with our theme of the day or build whatever you like. Register at the children’s desk or call 785-843-3833.Visit the website
Jun 7 @ 9:30 am – 3:45 pm Midland Railway
Peep! Peep! Thomas the Tank Engine is celebrating friendship at Day Out With Thomas: The Celebration Tour 2015, and families across North America are invited aboard! Little engineers everywhere are invited to join Thomas on[...]
Jun 7 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Lawrence Public Library
All ages are welcome to this musical storytime. Hear great stories, sing, clap, and move your feet!Visit the website
Jun 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am Lawrence Public Library
Sit with your 2 year old and take in the stories, songs and poems! Older and younger siblings are welcome.Visit the website