Tuesday, October 26, 1999

GET TO IT


A guide to help make your day

       

GOING OUT
        • Today at Bogart's: My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult takes the stage at 8 p.m. in Corryville. $14. 562-4949.

        • Author tour: Today, Iyanla Vanzant, author of In the Meantime and One Day My Soul Just Opened Up, speaks at Procter & Gamble Hall at the Aronoff Center, 6:30 p.m. $39.50. 562-4949.

        • Music Cafe: At the Fitton Center in Hamilton, with Celtic Aire, Rick Lewis and Cecil Day, Bruce Rich, Zak Morgan, Jerry Gillespie and Middle of the Land, 7 p.m. today. 863-8873.

        • Music Live with Lunch: With Beth Porter, soprano, and Ernie Hoffman, pianist, 12:10 p.m. today , Christ Church Cathedral, downtown. 621-1817.

        • Cincinnati Club Travelers: The first dinner meeting of the season, with a movie travelog on Italy, is 6 p.m. today at the Phoenix, downtown. $32 if you're a first-time guest. 528-1919.

        • Lucy Ann event: Get free personalization and enter to win a Lucy Ann toggle bracelet (Lucy Ann is personalized sterling silver jewelry), 6-8 p.m. today, Sally Huss Gallery, Hyde Park. 321-5750.

        STAYING IN

        • TV picks: Get into the Halloween spirit when That '70s Show gang goes to see the Texas Chainsaw Massacre, then visits their old grade school site (8:30 p.m., Channels 19, 45).

        TV Critic John Kiesewetter says that Judging Amy fans should check out Sela Ward's Once and Again drama on ABC (10 p.m., Channels 9, 2), since CBS pre-empts Amy against the World Series tonight.

        THE GOODS

        (What's in stores today)

        • Video picks: Razor sharp performances by Tim Robbins, Jeff Bridges and Joan Cusack are good reasons to catch up with the terrorist thriller Arlington Road, says Enquirer film critic Margaret A. McGurk. Also out today, a winner for the tots: Muppets in Space.

        BRAND SPANKIN' NEW

        • 2,001 Things That Won't Make It Into the Next Century is a new book out (Career Press; $8.99) with laugh-out-loud lists of products, advertising slogans, television personalities and trends all too quickly forgotten about in our accelerated times. For example: “Ring around the collar,” flash cubes, carbon paper, chunky candy bars, L'eggs egg containers. Heed warning on back of book: “Discussing this book with members of a younger generation may cause shock and anxiety.”

        PLANNING AHEAD

        • A day away: Blues/rock guitarist Walter Trout plays Gilly's in Dayton, 9 p.m. Wednesday. $10. (937) 228-8414.

        • 48 hours out: Register for an inspirational workshop, “The Power of Kindness,” 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday, Mercy Health and Wellness Center in Fairfield (or 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, Mercy's Anderson location). 241-7745.

        • 72 hours 'til Friday: TLC, Destiny's Child and K-Ci & Jo-Jo play Dayton's Nutter Center, 8 p.m. $40.50 and $30.50. 562-4949.

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