March 14, 2013
"Spring Break Edition"


March 14….Pi Day at the Science Spectrum
Take a bite of fun this spring break and celebrate Pi Day at the museum! This exciting new event will give everyone an opportunity to not only revisit the old trusty 3.14 formula for calculating circumference, but will also explore where else in nature and science we can find this math at work. Besides hands-on activities, we’ll of course have Pi Bites generously provided by the Choc'late Mousse Pie Bar available while supplies last! Be sure not to miss this tasty new treat on our spring calendar! For more information call 806.742.2525 or visit Science Spectrum & OMNI Theater, 2579 South Loop 289; 1 – 4 p.m)

March 14 – 16….Lubbock Just Between Friends Spring 2013 Children's & Maternity Consignment Sale
- Just Between Friends hosts these events in clean, well-organized venues where shoppers can find all they need for their family at substantial savings--usually 50 to 90% off retail prices! Merchandise is inspected to insure only high quality items will be sold. At a typical Just Between Friends event, you can find clothing, toys, baby equipment, strollers, high chairs, cribs, joggers, nursery gear, maternity wear, baby carriers, play yards, play sets, coats, shoes...well, you can see the list of items just goes on and on! And so do the savings! Trinity Christian School, 6701 University Ave; Thursday: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., Friday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Saturday:(1/2 Price Sale) from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Special Presale on Thursday, March 14 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Special entry restrictions apply; Check online at to see if you qualify!)

March 15 (Opening Day...exhibit runs through May 31)….I Have Come to You Again
- An exhibit that will honor the life of Pope John Paul II - Lubbock is the first city in the U.S. that has been chosen by the Vatican to host an exhibit honoring one of the world’s most influential leaders, Pope John Paul II. The exhibit will feature more than 130 of Pope John Paul II’s personal artifacts and memorabilia. Items on display will come from the Vatican Collections, located in Rome, as well as from the Pope John Paul II Center in Krakow, Poland. These artifacts will include personal belongings Blessed Pope John Paul II collected during his lifetime as well as gifts, pictures and documents he received while he served as a world leader. To purchase tickets and view hours of operation, visit or National Exhibits Association is offering a limited number of souvenir medallions on its website. Catholic Renewal Center of the Diocese of Lubbock, 4620 4th Street.

March 16….Pinterest on the Road
- This event allows small businesses the opportunity to showcase their products. Individuals will be selling their innovative creations. The audiences will visually share items of interest and purpose they find on the internet. Tickets will be $5 at the door. Children 12 and under are free. All proceeds from booth rental and entrance fee benefits Sondra's Song, a local non profit that assists foster kids transition into adulthood. For more info visit or www. Legacy Event Center, 1500 14th Street; 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.

March 16….Landmark After Dark Night Hike - Join guides at dusk for this year's first opportunity to explore the Landmark after dark! Gather at the Robert A. Nash Interpretive Center at 6:30 p.m., to begin the adventure. Be sure to wear comfortable, sturdy, closed-toed shoes and bring a bottle of water. Night hikes are always held, weather permitting. For more information and exact times contact the Lubbock Lake Landmark at 806.742.1116 or visit Lubbock Lake Landmark, 2401 Landmark Drive; 6:30 p.m.

March 16 - 17….South Plains Coin and Collectables ShowCome and see coins, currency and sports cards. Hourly door prizes will be given. Admission $2 (Children under 12 are free). Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, 1501 Mac Davis Lane; Saturday: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. and Sunday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

March 16 -17….Repticon Lubbock Reptile and Exotic Animal Show
- This marks Repticon's first show in West Texas, and this new event will fill the Knights of Columbus Hall in Lubbock with many reptiles, amphibians, and exotics. Top vendors will be offering the best of the best in animals, and a bevy of supplies, caging and other merchandise. Repticon will be bringing educational live animal seminars, and do not miss the raffles with amazing prizes. One day tickets are only available at the door (adults $10, children (5-12) $5 and 4 and under are Free) Visit For details about two-day and VIP tickets. Knights of Columbus Hall, 4702 130th St; 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.

"Happy St. Patrick's Day!"

March 17....Roan Inish Dahmsa Ceili - Celebrate St. Patty's in true, authentic style as the traditional music and dance of Ireland are on display in this special Sunday afternoon concert. No admission charge for this special offering of live music. Enjoy tasty treats and good eats while the music fills the air! Step-dancing, jigs and reels will be on display. Audience participation invited! Holly Hop Ice Cream Shoppe, 3404-34th Street; 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

March 17….Bon Jovi in Concert - After ushering in the era of pop-metal with their 1986 record Slippery When Wet and its hit singles "You Give Love a Bad Name", "Wanted Dead or Alive" and "Living on a Prayer"...Bon Jovi wound up transcending the big-haired 80s, withstanding in style and sound to become one of the biggest American rock bands of their time, selling over 120 million albums worldwide, and sustaining their popularity well into the new millennium. 100-level seats were just released for Bon Jovi's show and are on sale for $50 + fees!
Click here for more info! The band's return to the road in 2013 will cap an incredible run which has secured Bon Jovi's status as the essential live rock band - having performed more than 2,700 concerts in over 50 countries for more than 35 million fans and earning the number one grossing worldwide tour twice in just three years. 'Because We Can - The Tour' will also debut brand new songs from new album What About Now, due out in Spring 2013, loading even more ammunition into the band's huge arsenal of hits. United Spirit Arena, 1701 Indiana Ave; 7 p.m.

Looking at Next Week & Beyond...

March 22….Cactus: Night of Miraculous One Hit Wonders
March 23….Buddy Holly Center Workshop
March 23….Lubbock Preparedness Fair 2013
March 23….“Annie’s Chat and Chew”
March 23….Cactus Theater: Woodstock Revisited Encore
March 29….Cactus Theater: Butch Hancock Unplugged
April 5-6…..Lubbock Moonlight Musicals: Damn Yankees
April 5-7…..Lubbock Community Theatre: Trip to Bountiful
April 20-21…55th Annual Gem and Mineral Show and Sale

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