Monday, May 15, 2000

GET TO IT


A guide to help make your day

GOING OUT
        E. Lynn Harris: The best-selling author signs the final installment in the “Invisible Life” trilogy, Abide with Me, 7 p.m. today, Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Rookwood Pavilion, Norwood. 396-8960.

        Audubon program: “Birds, Coffee and Orchids” lecture is 7:30 p.m. today at Winton Centre, Winton Woods, Springfield Township. Free. 741-7926.

        Guitar workshop: “The History of Fingerstyle Guitar” is presented by guitarist and storyteller Richard Gilewitz, 7 p.m. todayat Midwest Music, 5024 Montgomery Road, Norwood. Free. 631-8318.

        Lewis Carroll exhibit: At Dayton Art Institute, Reflections in a Looking Glass: A Lewis Carroll Centenary Exhibition features a rare collection of more than 100 objects including vintage photographs, original manuscripts, more from the author of Alice in Wonderland. Through June 11. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. $3-$5. (937) 223-5277.

        Jazz: Zac Kreuz Trio plays tonight at Blue Wisp Jazz Club, 19 Garfield Place, downtown. 721-9801.

STAYING IN
        TV picks: Santana, Whitney Houston, Sarah McLachlan, Toni Braxton, Aretha Franklin, Kenny G, Alan Jackson, Boyz II Men, Dionne Warwick and Brooks & Dunn perform on 25 Years of No. 1 Hits: Arista Records' Anniversary Celebration (8-10 p.m., Channels 5, 22).

        • TV Critic John Kiesewetter says Laurie's dad (Kurtwood Smith) disapproves of his daughter's (Robin Kelly) new boyfriend on That '70s Show (8 p.m., Channels 19, 45).

WHAT'S IN STORES TODAY
        Long and lush: For women who want the look of long, lush separated lashes, L'Oreal introduces Feather Lash Softly Sweeping Mascara ($7.99). The new brush with silk-like fibers defines and separates the lashes with no pulling or tugging. Available in black, black-brown, true brown and auburn at mass market retailers and drug stores.

PLANNING AHEAD
        24 hours out: Eclectic singer/songwriter Michelle Shocked makes a rare local appearance 9 p.m. Tuesday at the BarrelHouse Brewing Co., 22 E. 12th St., Over-the-Rhine. Ms. Shocked, who has toured with swing and bluegrass musicians, will perform with a rock band. $18. 421-2337.

        48 hours out: Q102/Bud Party featuring free concert with Train (“Meet Virginia”) 5:30-10 p.m. Wednesday, Sawyer Point, downtown. Cash bar and pizza. 699-5029.

        72 hours 'til Thursday: Bob Costas discusses and signs Fair Ball: A Fan's Case for Baseball, 6:30 p.m., Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Rookwood Pavilion, Norwood. Event moderated by Cincinnati Reds radio announcer Marty Brennaman. 396-8960.

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