Saturday, July 22, 2000

GET TO IT


A guide to help make your day

GOING OUT
        Reds: Second game in series with Arizona, 1:15 p.m. today at Cinergy Field. $5-$21. 421-7337.

        Disney Channel: Free “PremEARS in the Park” event with Disney Channel-themed activities, live musical acts, character appearances plus showing of Disney Channel original movie Quints beginning 6 p.m. today at Riverbend Music Center ($2.50 parking). 232-6220.

        Ska-punk: Florida-based Less than Jake brings its modern rock act to Bogart's, 8:30 p.m. today, 2621 Vine St., Corryville. $10-$12. 562-4949.

        Art opening: Oils on panel and metal plus works on paper are featured in a new exhibit by artist Lisa Schare entitled Women's Work, opening 2-5 p.m. today at Linda Schwartz Gallery, 315 W. Fourth St., downtown. 241-4202.

        Acoustic: Local singer/songwriter Zack Thomas plays 7:30-10:30 p.m. today at Dilly Deli Wine and Gourmet, 6818 Wooster Pike, Mariemont. 561-5233.

STAYING IN
        TV picks: And this weekend belongs to the Reds, with a Channel 5 special at 8 p.m. today and a Channel 9 special at 5 p.m. Sunday for the Baseball Hall of Fame induction of Tony Perez, Marty Brennaman and Sparky Anderson. ESPN will telecast the induction ceremony, which will begin at 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

       

  • Enquirer TV Critic John Kiesewetter says his kids will be watching the Charlotte's Web cartoon (7 p.m., Cartoon Network), while other kids are tuned to Disney's Mulan (7:30 p.m., Disney).

            Web site of the day: Feeling undervalued? Click on Salary Wizard at www.salary.com to find out the salary range for people doing your job in your area. The Philadelphia Inquirer, for example, found a job category for “Web surfer,” paying about $37,500 in that region.

    BRAND SPANKING NEW
            Double duty: Decorate your yard and water it, too, with the Rainmaker, a combination copper statue-sprinkler-gazing ball, $49. The ball comes in blue or green. The Rainmaker will be available at all Lowe's Home Improvement Warehouses in August.

    PLANNING AHEAD
            24 hours out: Second of four Viennafest concerts presented by Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra features pianist Katia Skanavi and conductor Jesus Lopez-Cobos, 8:30 p.m. Sunday at Riverbend. $16-$32. 381-3300.

            48 hours out: Clermont County Fair kicks off Monday at the Clermont County Fairgrounds on U.S. 50 in Owensville. 732-5350.

            72 hours 'til Tuesday: The Allman Brothers Band play 7 p.m. at Riverbend Music Center. $16-$28. 562-4949.

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