Thursday, August 12, 1999
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Rockin' Bogart's: It's Fear Factory, Static X and DOPE, 8 p.m. today, at the Corryville nightspot. $15. 562-4949.
Summer music: The Coffee Cup Concert Series presents Panachetoday at Covington's Behringer-Crawford Museum. 7-9 p.m. $10. 491-4003.
Songs by the fire: Gather at Heritage Village Museum in Sharonville for a Campfire sing-a-Long, 7-9 p.m. today. 563-9484.
For singles: Cincinnati FunRaisers offers its monthly party, 6-9 p.m. today at Tickets in Covington. $10, $7 members. 636-8900.
Bengals camp: Practice, 7:30-9:30 p.m. today, Georgetown College, Georgetown, Ky. $5 to park, $25 buses.
Opening night: Downtown Theatre Classic's Nunsense opens 8 p.m. today at Jarson-Kaplan Theatre, Aronoff Center, downtown. Continues through Aug. 29. $25, $20 students and seniors. 241-7469.
Kettering concert: Grammy award-winning pianist Bruce Hornsby plays Kettering's Fraze Pavilion, with guest Nina Storey. 8:30 p.m. today. $17.50.-$27.50. 562-4949.
TV picks: Britney Spears, 'N Sync, and Blink 182 perform at the 1999 Teen Choice Awards ceremony taped last week in Los Angeles (8-10 p.m., Channels 19, 45). Teens voted via magazine and Internet ballots.
TV Critic John Kiesewetter also says NBC repeats the Frasier from last season when former Lebanon resident Woody Harrelson reprises his Woody Boyd character from Cheers (9 p.m., Channels 5, 22).
Web site of the day: A selection of animated demos has been added to the Home Improvement Encyclopedia, a great site to pick up pointers. There's also a selection of Project Calculators to help you estimate amounts of paint, drywall, lumber, etc. Check out www.bhglive.com/homeimp
What's in stores today
Pokemon explosion:Pokemon's popularity now extends beyond card and video games to CDs and cassettes. Pokemon 2.B.A. Master features music from the hit kids TV show plus 10 new songs. Suggested price is $10.98 for the cassette and $16.98 for the CD; the CD booklet folds out to a four-color poster.
A Day Away: Children's nirvana at All About Kids Expo, noon-6 p.m. Friday at the Albert B. Sabin Convention Center, downtown. Continues through Sunday. $7, $3 children, under 2 free. 684-0501, Ext. 18.
48 Hours Out: Become acquainted with Art Deco decadence on Cincinnati Preservation Society's tours of F&W Publication headquarters on Dana Avenue in Evanston, the former Coca-Cola bottling plant. Tours 1:15 and 2 p.m. Saturday., $10, $5 society members. 721-4506.
72 hours 'til Sunday: Founder and former member of Pink Floyd, Roger Waters, performs 8 p.m. at Schottenstein Center in Columbus. $35. 562-4949.
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