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PRO BASEBALL

Games start at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. "At' refers to the team batting in the bottom of each inning.
Friday, Sept. 13
Doosan Bears at Lotte Giants
Busan Sajik Stadium
Hyundai Unicorns at Hanhwa Eagles
Daejeon
Samsung Lions at LG Twins
Seoul Jamsil Stadium
Kia Tigers at SK Wyverns
Incheon
Saturday, Sept. 14
Hyundai Unicorns at Kia Tigers
Gwangju, 5 p.m.
LG Twins at Doosan Bears
Seoul Jamsil Stadium, 5 p.m.
SK Wyverns at Lotte Giants
Busan Sajik Stadium, 5 p.m.
Hanhwa Eagles at Samsung Lions
Daegu, 5 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 15
Hyundai Unicorns at Kia Tigers
Gwangju, 2 p.m.
LG Twins at Doosan Bears
Seoul Jamsil Stadium, 2 p.m.
SK Wyverns at Lotte Giants
Busan Sajik Stadium, 2 p.m.
Hanhwa Eagles at Samsung Lions
Daegu, 2 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 16
Hanhwa Eagles at Doosan Bears
Seoul Jamsil Stadium
Lotte Giants at Kia Tigers
Gwangju
Samsung Lions at SK Wyverns
Incheon
LG Twins at Hyundai Unicorns
Suwon
Wednesday, Sept. 17
Hanhwa Eagles at Doosan Bears
Seoul Jamsil Stadium
Lotte Giants at Kia Tigers
Gwangju
Samsung Lions at SK Wyverns
Incheon
LG Twins at Hyundai Unicorns
Doubleheader
Suwon, 3, 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 18
Lotte Giants at Doosan Bears
Seoul Jamsil Stadium
Samsung Lions at SK Wyverns
Incheon
LG Twins at Hyundai Unicorns
Suwon


PRO SOCCER
Games start at 7:30 p.m. unless otherwise
noted.
Saturday, Sept. 14
Busan Icons vs. Bucheon SK
Busan, 3 p.m.
Pohang Steelers vs. Anyang Cheetahs
Pohang, 3 p.m.
Seongnam Cheonma vs. Ulsan Tigers
Seongnam, 3 p.m.
Jeonnam Dragons vs. Suwon Blue
Wings
Gwangyang, 3 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 15
Jeonbuk Motors vs. Daejeon Citizen
Jeonju World Cup Stadium, 3 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 18
Ulsan Tigers vs. Pohang Steelers
Ulsan Munsu Stadium
Daejeon Citizen vs. Suwon Blue
Wings
Daejeon World Cup Stadium
Seongnam Cheonma vs. Jeonnam
Dragons
Seongnam
Anyang Cheetahs vs. Busan Icons
Anyang
Jeonbuk Motors vs. Bucheon SK
Jeonju World Cup Stadium


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Theme Parks




EVERLAND

Yongin, Gyeonggi province
The park presents its Magic Parade at 2 p.m. daily, Dance History 2002 show at noon and 4 p.m. daily, Moonlight Magic
Parade at 8 nightly, and its laser-light Multimedia Show at 9 nightly.
Open daily; hours vary by season and day. Phone: (031) 320-5000. Web site:
www.eng.everland.com.


DREAMLAND

Northern Seoul, Suyu Station (Line 4)
A day pass, providing access to most of
the park's attractions, costs 16,000 won
($13) for adults, 14,000 won for teens
and 12,000 won for children.
Open 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. daily. For more
information, visit the park's Web site:
www.dreamland.co.kr.


LOTTE WORLD

Eastern Seoul, Jamsil Station (Line 2)
The park is running a festival for college
students until Thursday, offering discounted
admission with valid IDs. Student
clubs will stage concerts at 7 p.m.
Friday and 5:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
through the month.
Magic-show contests are at 7 p.m. Sunday
through the end of the year. Magicians
perform at 1:30, 3, 4:30, 6 and 8
p.m. daily. The magic show costs 3,000
won for adults, 2,500 won for students
and 2,000 won for children. It is free for
day- and season-pass holders.
Open 9:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily. Phone:
(02) 411-2000 English Web site:
www.lotteworld.com/eng.


SEOULLAND

Gwacheon, Gyeonggi province
More than 100 items made out of paper
-- from dinosaurs and insects to airplanes
and cartoon characters -- are on
display until Feb. 23, 2003. Even the
backdrops for the exhibition are made
from paper.
The exhibition features models of European
cities and villages, as well as an
artist's conception of a future underwater
city, in its "Mini-Land" exhibition,
which runs until December.
Open daily from 9:30 a.m. Closing
times vary by season. Phone: (02) 504-
0011. English-language Web site:
eng.seoulland.co.kr/eng/main.asp.


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Live Music



BARAM, Hongdae

Live music by indie bands on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. (02) 422-8211. www.ssamnet.com.



BIRDLAND, Sinchon

Live jazz Mondays to Saturdays, 7-11 p.m. Eugene Park on Tuesdays at 8:30 p.m. (02) 312-7021.



BOBBY LONDON, Lotte Hotel, Myeongdong

British artists play live pop music from 8:40 p.m.-12:40 a.m. During happy hours (5-8 p.m.), you get 20 percent off for whiskey and 50 percent off for beers. (02) 317-7091.



CHUNNYUN DONGANDO, Daehangno

Live jazz daily from 6:50 p.m. to 2 a.m. Fridays, Red Band, Han Sang-won Band and Im In-geon Project. Saturdays, Taste of Jazz (beginning at 5:30 p.m.), Lee Jeong-sik Quartet and Wave. Sundays, Choi Se-jin Quintet (beginning at 5 p.m.), Sin Gwan-ung Big Band and Taste of Jazz. For more information, (02) 743-5555 or www.chunnyun.com.



DRUG, Hongdae

Many famous indie bands, including Crying Nut and No Brain, got their start here. Punk bands such as Lazy Bone, 18 Cruk, Sinnaz, and Pastel play regularly. Live music every Friday and Saturday, 6:30-10 p.m. Entrance costs 5,000 won ($4). For more information, call (02) 326-3085, or check out www.drugrecords.co.kr.



J&B BLUES, Itaewon

Live music on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 p.m. to midnight. A pool table is also available. Open 5 p.m.-2 a.m. (02) 796-3475.



JANUS, Cheongdam-dong

Live jazz twice a day, 8:30 and 10:30 p.m. (02) 546-9774.



JUST JAZZ, Bangbae-dong

Live piano recitals and other jazz performances. Open 3 p.m.-4 a.m. (02) 599-9864.



METALICA, Sillim-dong

Live performances by selected groups, like Rainy Sun and Odin, and regular concert by Hitel's Metal Club. Open 6 p.m.-midnight. (02) 878-8150.



ROCKER, Apgujeong-dong

Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 7 p.m., heavy metal bands perform live. Open 6 p.m.-midnight. (02) 518-7027.



SCHOENBRUNN BAR, Lotte Hotel, Myeong-dong

Live piano every day, except Sundays and national holidays, 7-8 p.m. and 9-10 p.m. A traditional, European bar on 35th floor. (02) 371-7185.


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Clubs



CLUB TOOL, Hongdae

DJ Rood and DJ Moon spin house and hip-hop weeknights. On Fridays and Saturdays, RollerCoaster's Jinu spins freestyle from midnight until 1:30 a.m. There are four more DJs at Club Tool. (02) 3141-0748



HODGE PODGE, Hongdae

A busy, dance-pop scene. Three resident DJs, Yang-in, Bin and Gyeong-jib, play a mixture of hip-hop, pop-rock and hardcore to 4 a.m. 016-259-2302.



JOKER RED, Hongdae

On Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Sunshine spins tribal house from 10 p.m. until 2 a.m. DJ Robby plays progressive house 2-3 a.m. DJ Penguin Deluxe spins house 3-4 a.m. 016-773-9196



MATMATA, Hongdae

Funky interior and house music all night long. Saturday, DJ YaongII spins from 9-10:30 p.m., DJ WooA plays 10:30 p.m.-midnight, DJ Bandi spins midnight-1:30 a.m. and 3-4 a.m., and DJ Yeongjun spins 1:30-3 a.m. and 4 a.m. to close. 016-394-6220



MI, Hongdae

Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Unkle spins techno, trance, house and jungle 1-3 a.m. DJ Dodo plays trance and house, DJs Kuma, Tak and Gojii spin house. (02) 3141-2046



MONGWHAN, Sinchon

Three floors, three different styles at this quirky bar. Downstairs is dance and techno, upstairs is more mellow.



MYUNGWOLGWAN, Hongdae

An after-after-hours place. Thursdays to Sundays. DJ Kyu spins funky house and deep house 4 a.m.-closing. DJ Devil spins tribal house after midnight, Dave Benz spins progressive house after midnight. 017-7332-9026.



NB, Hongdae

Hip-hop and funk keep this club packed from Wednesday through Sunday nights. DJs Murf, JC,Yang Hwun-suk, Ujin, Needle and Kid-B in two separate lounges. 011-716-1716



SAAB, Hongdae

Saab plays a variety of pop, hip-hop and house. DJ Smood spins hip-hop, DJ Superfly plays house, DJ Noa spins hip-hop. One can see the popular Korean hip-hop artist Joosuc from 2-3 a.m. every Friday and Saturday. (02) 324-6929


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Tours and Events


Many tours sell out quickly. Others that
are undersubscribed may be canceled.
We suggest that you call as early as possible
to inquire about availability.



ROYAL ASIATIC SOCIETY: BEACH TOUR

Saturday. Take a one-day trip to the
west coast and its pristine coastline.
Tour includes lunch at South
Chungcheong province's Mallipo Beach
and a visit to an arboretum in a national
park. Depart: 7:30 a.m. Return: 9 p.m.
Cost: 54,000 won ($45), includes all
entrance fees. Call: (02) 763-9483.



USO: PANMUNJEOM (DMZ)

Saturday, Monday and Thursday. Tours
to the Demilitarized Zone tend to sell out
quickly. Payment should be made at
least a week in advance or reservations
may be canceled. Korean citizens are
not allowed on this tour. Foreigners
must bring valid identification in order
to participate. Depart 7:30 a.m. Return
1:30 p.m. Cost: $30. Call: (02) 795-3028.
USO: SEOUL CITY NIGHT TOUR
Sunday. Take a 60-minute cruise on the
Han River ferry. Dinner at the 63 Building
followed by a tour of Namsan Tower.
Depart: 4:40 p.m. Return 10 p.m.
Cost: $45. Call: (02) 795-3028.



STARTRAVEL: TAEKWONDO

Daily. Agency offers a three-hour beginner뭩
course in taekwondo. Between
9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Cost: 65,000 won.
Call: (02) 569-8114.




STARTRAVEL: KOREA HOUSE TOUR

Daily, except Sundays. Traditional dinner
followed by traditional performances.
Choose a buffet or full-course meal,
or just watch the show. Minimum two
persons. Depart: 6:30 p.m. Return: 10
p.m. Cost for two persons: 95,000 won
for buffet, 105,000 won for full-course
meal, 55,000 won for show only. Call:
(02) 569-8114.


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Books



Here are some new English-language
titles available at downtown Seoul's
Kyobo Book Center. (02) 397-3507.


FICTION

WILD by Lori Foster, Jove, 10,080 won
($8.50)
BAD BOY by Olivia Goldsmith, Signet,
10,080 won
THE DEATH OF VISHNU by Manil Suri,
Harper, 20,290 won

THE MOTHMAN PROPHECIES
by John A. Keel, Tor, 10,950 won
LORD OF THE SILENT
by Elizabeth Peters, Avon, 10,950 won



NONFICTION


SYDNEY OMARR'S ASTROLOGICAL
GUIDE FOR YOU IN 2003,
Signet, 10,080 won

CONVERSATIONS WITH GOD FOR
TEENS by Alanis Morissette, et al.,
Scholastic, 11,550 won
CHASING TIGER: THE TIGER WOODS
READER by Glenn Stout, Da Capo,
22,780 won

A SINGLE SQUARE PICTURE: A KOREAN
ADOPTEE'S SEARCH FOR HER
ROOTS by Katy Robinson, Berkley,
20,780 won
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