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 2331 South Cedar , Ottawa, KS, US, 66067

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Kansas Jayhawks Womens Basketball
Allen FieldhouseMarch 02, 2015 7:00 PM
1651 Naismith Drive
Lawrence, KS 66045
The Jayhawks represents the athletic programs and intercollegiate teams of the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas. As a member of the NCAA's Division I, the university competes in the Big 12 Conference. Kansas is probably best known for its men's basketball program which has won multiple national titles, including a victory over Memphis in the 2008 NCAA Tournament final. The university also supports a wide range of other men's and women's programs in sports such as baseball, football, golf, cross country, tennis, soccer, softball and volleyball. Notable Kansas alumni include Wilt Chamberlain (NBA), Paul Pierce (NBA) and Gale Sayers (NFL).
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Houndmouth
The BottleneckMarch 02, 2015 9:00 PM
737 New Hampshire Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
Houndmouth is an indie band from New Albany, Indiana, that creates an accessible fusion of folk and rock elements. Though the band started out in 2011 as the project of Katie Toupin and Matt Myers, the duo quickly evolved into a four-piece outfit and released its eponymous debut EP in 2012. With an infectious sound powered by dual female-male vocals and buoyant, half-time beats, Houndmouth dropped its debut full-length album,From the Hills Below the City, in 2013.
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Free Sneak Preview - The Raising Of America: Early Childhood and The Future Of Our Nation
Liberty HallMarch 02, 2015 7:00 PM
644 Massachusetts Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
Across America, numerous communities are joining together over Raising of America screenings to understand and foster informed discussion on the importance of early childhood and how early investments generate large returns.This screening also features three panelists to provide perspectives from the health, business, and policy sectors. These include:Dr. Dennis Cooley, a highly experienced pediatrician from the Topeka area with over 30 years of practice in the field. Dr. John Vandewalle, the CEO of Lumen Touch and a member of the Board of Directors for the Alliance for Childhood Education (ACE), both of which serve to create and improve educational opportunities for children. Janice Suzanne Smith, the Director of the Kansas Children's Cabinet and Trust Fund, who has played a main role in the developing the Kansas Blueprint for Early Childhood, which emphasizes community partnerships and engaging non-traditional stakeholders. Doors open at 6:30 and the screening will start at 7:00. Learn more about The Raising of America and connect with our Facebook Event
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Whitechapel
Aftershock Bar & GrillMarch 02, 2015 7:00 PM
5240 Merriam Drive
Shawnee, KS 66203-2120
Named after the district in central London famous for being the prowling grounds of Jack the Ripper, Whitechapel is a deathcore band from Knoxville, Tennessee. Formed in 2006, the six-piece band is noted for its love of producing concept albums revolving around a single theme, as well as its complex, triple-guitar assault. Singer Phil Bozeman's deep, gut-wrenching howl is the music's sonic anchor, providing Whitechapel both its sonic and emotional center.
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Thai Massage Practitioner Level 60 Hours Course
Unity Temple on the PlazaMarch 02, 2015 10:00 AM
707 West 47th Street
Kansas City, MO 64112
Become a skillful Thai Massage therapist with our 10 Day (60 hours) practitioner Thai Massage Training. The course will teach you Thai Massage with the right blend between old world personalized teaching and modern anatomical understanding of the human body. In this course you will discover the correct movements, breath and healing principles to ensure a long and satisfying career as a Thai Therapist. This Thai Massage course is divided into two segments: - Basic and Intermediate of 30 hours each. Each segment is a 5 day 6 hours course to deliver a deeply satisfying Thai Massage on a client lying in different positions. Each segment can be taken independently however it is recommended that the Basic and Intermediate course be done together for better retention and skill development. The Intermediate course specifically covers Thai meridians (SEN) and techniques for the back/hips and is critical for those planning to offer a full body experience to their clients in a professional context.  Course Fees: $395 for individual Level 1 or 2. $745 ($50 off) if when applying for both together. To maintain the highest quality of instruction we accept on six students to the course. Enrollment is open now. Course Timings: May vary slightly on some days. For more details visit this link Course Details The objective of this Thai Massage course is to bring the student to a level of skillful play with Thai massage in the Supine/ Side/Seated and Prone position with more than 100 massage techniques delivered in this position. You will learn the basics of correct posture, breathing and rhythm while giving a massage. You will also be able to creatively use and play with various techniques while maintaining rhythm and flow with the massage. The massage course is beneficial for Therapist, Bodyworkers, Yoga practitioners/ teachers, and people interested in alternative healing or Buddhist meditation. Upon completion students will be able to perform an effective 1 - 1 ½ hour Thai Massage.:- Basic Level 1 Course Content 1Thai massage history followed by benefits, safety and contra-indications.  (One Hour)            2Theory of Thai SEN (Energy Lines) from the anatomical perspective. The course will delve into parallels between Thai Massage and other healing modalities like trigger point therapy and structural integration.3How to use various tools like palms, finger, thumbs while using gravity, rythym and breath to achive the maximum effect with minimum efforts. (30 minutes)4Techniques to work on the feet including Reflexology. (2 hours)5Principles of Thai SEN (Meridians) and mapping them over the legs followed by practical techniques for owrking on them. (2.5 hours)6Single Leg Exercise7Inversion exercises (2 Hours)8Working on the abdominal and chest areas. (one hour)9Arms (2 hours)10Neck and shoulders ( 1 hours)11Face and head (2 hours)12Practice ( 3 Hours Day four II half)13Practice and examination (Day five 6 hours)Intermediate Level 2 Course Content 1Understanding and experiencing the Anatomy of the Spine, Hip and Pelvis (Day one)2Advanced Techniques in Prone Position (Day One)3Advanced Techniques in Side Position- (Day Two)4Advanced Techniques Seated Position- (Day Three)5Learning to combine Level 1 and Level 2 techniques6Practice ( Day Four 4 Hours)6Practice and Examination ( Day Five 6 Hours)Frequently Asked Questions 1Refund Policy75% refund till 15 days prior to start of event. 50% refund from 14 days to 7 days to the start of the event No refund past that. However under humanitarian conditions we may consider transferring your participation to another schedule if and where possible To request a refund please write to us a cyriac@schoolofthaimassage.com2How can i prepare for the course? Once you confirm your participation for the course we will mail you videos and links to study material that we will like you to read through. Most of the this material is on modern anatomy and will be helpful in your analyzing your experiences during the course.3Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event? Yes you must be at least 18 years and above to attend this course4What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? There is a free parking garage behind Unity Temple on the Plaza. Spots however are limited please come early so you can get a parking spot.5What can/can't I bring to the event? You need to dress in full lenght loose fitting clothing made from natural fibers like what you may wear during martial arts or a yoga class. We will also provide you Thai Fisherman pants if required.6What arrangments are there for lunch or accommodation? The course fees does not include lunch or accommodation costs. The venue has a vegetarian restaurant called Eden Alley. Of course the Plaza had plenty of eating options. If you bring your own lunch the venue can offer you a small place where you can sit and eat however there are no facilities for refrigerating or heating food. We also request that you return to the class at the designated time so you do not miss out or anything and instructor does not have repeat himself. Accommodation facilties are plentiful in the mid town area. If you do require accommodation then please write in to us with your requirement and we will send you some recommendations.7How can I refresh my learning? Course can be repeated for FREE wherever they are being held around the world. We also offer about 90% of the course material for Level 1, 2 and Introduction a online videos on youtube so you can refresh your memory at home. You can write to teacher when you have specific doubts8Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? Please write to cyriac@schoolofthaimassage.com9Are there any pre-requisites to participate in this course?         Must speak and understand English         Able to do basic movements and will require kneeling/ sitting on the floor9Is my ticket tansferable?     No
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Paint Nite
Record BarMarch 02, 2015 7:00 PM
1020 Westport Road
Kansas City, MO 64111
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