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6 Must See Kansas Fall Festivals

With Kansas Fall Festivals there’s no shortage of ways to satisfy cravings for outdoor air, turkey legs, pumpkin donuts, or even live jousting! These events are sure to make fall memorable.

5 Reasons to Consider Lawrence Your Top Retirement Destination

Integrating into a new, vibrant community is the perfect time to reinvent. Explore what to look for in a retirement destination and discover how Lawrence fits the bill.

7 Must-See Lawrence Events and Festivals This Summer

The largest festival of street performers in the U.S., a farmer's market voted best in Lawrence, and a weeklong celebration of film, music, art and ideas are only a few local activities. Open your door to new possibilities in Lawrence this summer!

6 Reasons Why Gardening Is the Perfect Retirement Hobby

It’s important to look for a hobby that can be altered to fit your new lifestyle perfectly. Why should you consider gardening? Explore the health, mood, community involvement benefits, and more about this perfect retirement hobby.

Experience Holidays in Lawrence

While the weather outside could be frightful, Lawrence and its surrounding towns are always delightful. Use this article to navigate the myriad of events, shops, gifts, and activities for a memorable holiday outing perfect for family and friends.

Warm Up to Good Books in Lawrence

As cool autumn weather takes the place of warm summer days, it’s the perfect time to grab a cup of coffee and curl up with a book. Explore why reading is important, where to meet new books, and where to read while Living the Lawrence Life.

Experience the Variety of the Lawrence Music Scene

In Lawrence, the vibrant arts culture means you can find everything from classical to Irish to jazz to rock in a variety of music venues, clubs, and classrooms. Uncover the multi-faceted world of the Lawrence music scene!

Are Pets the Secret to a Happy Retirement?

Cheerful meows, loving barks- while these are common household sounds, could they also be the sound of a quality life? You may be surprised at the number of life-quality benefits pets can offer retirees of all ages.

Top 5 Reasons to Retire in a College Town

Baby Boomers facing retirement aren’t settling for just settling down. They’re looking for an active second chapter in their lives. If this sounds like you, here are 5 reasons you should retire in a college town.

Literary Lawrence

From famous authors of the past with a Lawrence connection and contemporary authors living right around the corner, to author events, writing classes, and great bookstores, you’ll find plenty of local opportunities to celebrate the written word.

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