Monday, May 24, 2004

Going Out

David Bowie

7:30 p.m. today, Veterans Memorial Auditorium, 300 W. Broad St., Columbus. $76, $56 advance. (614) 288-5421.

A Walk Through the Decades

Monthly discussion series topic is the era of jazz, fad dances, the "flapper," peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, Rin Tin Tin and King Tut. 7 p.m. today, Goshen Branch Library, 6678 Ohio 132. Free, reservations required. 722-1221.

Gallery Hop

Exhibits closing soon:

• Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture, multimedia art and design. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. daily through next Monday, Contemporary Arts Center, 44 E. Sixth St., downtown. $6.50, $5.50 seniors age 65 and up, $4.50 students, $3.50 ages 3-13. 345-8400.

• David Hartz's self-titled exhibit features works in oil and acrylic, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily through Friday, Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center, 1028 Scott Blvd., Covington. Free. (859) 491-2030.

• Precious Life, paintings by Gilda Horn, Stephen Jenkins, Kate Lackman, Dave Laug, William Rybolt and Trish Weeks. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. daily through next Monday, Ran Gallery, 3668 Erie Ave., Hyde Park. Free. 871-5604.

Planning Ahead

24 hours out

Charles Osgood discusses and signs Defending Baltimore Against Enemy Attack: A Boyhood Year During World War II, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Books & Co., Town & Country Shopping Center, 350 E. Stroop Road, Kettering. Free. (937) 298-6540.

48 hours out

Jim Beam's great-grandson Fred Noe tells family stories and more 10 a.m. Wednesday, Spirits of Madeira, 6917 Miami Ave., and 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, Nicholson's Tavern and Pub, 625 E. Walnut St., downtown.

—Shauna Scott Rhone

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