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Worship service with ASL signing

Immanuel Lutheran Church

8:00am – 9:00am

Lawrence, KS Faith

Stitch N' Bitch

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3:00pm

Art

Stitch N' Bitch

Varies-see Facebook group for this week's location.

3:00pm

Art

Stitch N' Bitch

Varies-see Facebook group for this week's location.

3:00pm

Art

Smackdown!

The Bottleneck

7:00pm

Lawrence, KS Community

Smackdown!

The Bottleneck

7:00pm

Lawrence, KS Community

Smackdown!

The Bottleneck

7:00pm

Lawrence, KS Community

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Country crooner Chuck Mead, hundreds of hot rods to descend upon South Park for annual car show

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Organizer, vendors expecting good weather, attendance at Sunday's Fall Arts and Crafts Festival

Patrick and Kris Manning will be part of a Sunday “weekend warriors” invasion of South Park. The Lawrence couple will have on one of the more than 150 booths at the 37th annual Fall Arts and Crafts Festival from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

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Lawrence jeweler and metalsmith gets national recognition

The chance of hearing a jeweler talk about the beauty of cement, coal or industrial latex within a conversation about engagement rings is just about as likely as hearing a construction foreman asking for more diamonds, gold or silver in the concrete mix. That being said, Lawrence jeweler and metalsmith Cate Richards, who was recently named to American Craft Week’s list of “30 Exceptional Craftspeople Under the Age of 30,” is garnering some attention for melding what many believe are seemingly incongruous materials into her own fine art.

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LOOK: In the yoga world, some like it even hotter

On a day when the National Weather Service had issued an excessive heat warning for over half of the state, most in Lawrence didn’t dare set a foot outside to dip even as much as a big toe in a pool. However, on July 22, one place in town, specifically 1405 Massachusetts, had their heaters going with temperatures hovering between 100 and 110 degrees for over an hour and nobody seemed to mind.

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