Thursday, September 28, 2000

Get to it


A guide to help make your day

Going out

        Oklahoma!: The Rodgers and Hammerstein musical celebration of frontier life is the season opener for Northern Kentucky University Theater, 8 p.m. today in NKU's Corbett Theater. $5-$9. (859) 572-5464.

        Kitchen and Bath Show: More than 125 exhibitors at the Cincinnati Kitchen, Bath and Remodeling Show will open exhibits 5-9 p.m today at the Albert B. Sabin Cincinnati Convention Center, downtown. Continues through Sunday. $2.50-$6. 281-0022.

        Joy Fielding: The best-selling author of books such as Don't Cry Now and Good Intentions, introduces her latest, The First Time,7:30 p.m. today at Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Rookwood Pavilion, Norwood. 396-8960.

        At Bogart's: Fuel plays 8 p.m. today at the Corryville club. $12-$14. 562-4949.

Staying In

        TV picks: The gold medal for reruns tonight is a tie between Everybody Loves Raymond for the May flashback about Robert's (Brad Garrett) divorce (8:30 p.m., Channels 12, 7), and the conclusion of The American Experience's George Wallace biography (8 p.m., Channel 14).

        • TV Critic John Kiesewetter says you'll love seeing Rudy Boesch mutter “I don't know” on the immunity challenge on Survivor (9 p.m., Channels 12, 7).

The Goods (What's in stores today)

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        More mermaids:
Relief is at hand for parents whose tots watch The Little Mermaid until the tape falls off the reels. The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea is the direct-to-video (and DVD) sequel, featuring Ariel's daughter Melody and Ursula's nasty sister Morgana. Returning voice-cast members include Buddy Hackett as Scuttle and Samuel E. Wright as Sebastian.

Planning Ahead

        24 hours out: Final Friday open house at the Pendleton Arts Center, 7-10 p.m. Friday, Pendleton Street and Reading Road, Over-the-Rhine. 852-2766.
       48 hours out: Apple Butter Festival takes over the Pioneer Farm on Brown Road at south edge of Hueston Woods State Park, near Oxford. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. (513) 523-2546.
       72 hours 'til Sunday: Final Tri-State Antique Market of the season, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. at Lawrenceburg Fairgrounds, Argosy Parkway and U.S. 50. $2. 738-7256.

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