VOL. 128 | NO. 155 | Friday, August 09, 2013
The Daily News and In-Synk will host a Leadership Lunch & Learn about Liz Wiseman’s book “Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter” Friday, Aug. 9, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Triumph Bank board room, 5699 Poplar Ave. Cost is $20. Visit seminars.memphisdailynews.com.
The Buckman Arts Center at St. Mary’s School will host an opening reception for “Thought=Art,” Friday, Aug. 9, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Levy Gallery, 60 Perkins Road Extended. The exhibit runs through Sept. 13. Visit buckmanartscenter.com.
The Access to Justice Committee will host a free Saturday legal clinic Saturday, Aug. 10, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Volunteer attorneys provide free legal assistance on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit memphisbar.org.
The Democratic Women of Shelby County will meet Saturday, Aug. 10, at noon at Piccadilly Cafeteria, 5272 Mt. Moriah View. Nancy Crawford of the Better Business Bureau will discuss scams and ways to prevent identity theft. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shelby Farms Park Conservancy will host Park + Pajamas at Shelby Farms Park, an annual family sleepover with nature hike, stargazing, and breakfast with the buffalo, Friday, Aug. 10, at 7 p.m. to Saturday, Aug. 11, at 9:30 a.m. Cost is $45 for members and $55 for nonmembers, and includes one adult, one child and breakfast. Visit shelbyfarmspark.org.
The Indie Memphis Concert Film Series at the Levitt Shell will feature The Rolling Stones’ “Rock & Roll Circus” and “Some Girls Live in Texas ’78” Saturday, Aug. 10, at dusk at the shell, 1928 Poplar Ave. in Overton Park. Cost is free. Visit indiememphis.com.
The Orpheum Theatre will host its 19th annual art sale Sunday, Aug. 11, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Artists will be at the event to discuss their works with attendees. A portion of proceeds goes to The Orpheum’s new Centre for Performing Arts & Leadership. Tickets are $10. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
Backbeat Tours will host its Hound Dog Tour: A Musical City Tour Celebrating Elvis on Sunday, Aug. 11, at 2:30 p.m. starting at the Backbeat window outside Blues City Cafe, 140 Beale St. The 90-minute sightseeing tour includes Elvis hits performed live on the bus. For ticket prices, visit backbeattours.com.