VOL. 128 | NO. 57 | Friday, March 22, 2013
The University of Memphis Law Review will hold its annual symposium Friday, March 22, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 1 N. Front St. This year’s theme is “Breaking the Silence: Legal Voices in the Fight Against Human Trafficking.” Visit memphis.edu/law for a list of speakers.
Memphis Area Master Gardeners will host its Spring Fling garden expo Friday, March 22, and Saturday, March 23, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road. Visit memphisareamastergardeners.org.
The Downtown Memphis Commission board will meet Friday, March 22, at noon in the DMC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
The Orpheum Theatre will announce the 2013-2014 Harrah’s Broadway Season Friday, March 22, at 6 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Doors open at 5 p.m. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will host Brooks Uncorked, part of the 2013 Memphis Wine + Food Series, Friday, March 22, at 7 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The event will include more than 50 wines paired with dishes prepared by local chefs, plus live entertainment and a silent auction. Tickets are $125 at the door. Visit memphiswineandfoodseries.org.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis’ Youth United chapter will hold its annual yard sale Saturday, March 23, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 8185 Pine Valley Lane. Proceeds help build a Habitat home. Visit facebook.com/memphisyouthunitedyardsale or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A2H Inc. will host an opening reception for “Against the Grain: The Art of Edward H. Perry” Saturday, March 23, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the A2H office, 3009 Davies Plantation Road. Cost is free. Visit a2h.com.
BRIDGES will host the second annual Screen on the Green Gala, “The Wizard’s Ball,” Saturday, March 23, at 7 p.m. at BRIDGES, 277 N. Fifth St. The event will include a buffet, dancing, and performances by Ballet Memphis and Alexis Grace. Tickets at $75. Visit bridgesusa.org.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host its Spring Bloom Celebration Sunday, March 24, from noon to 3 p.m. in the Japanese Garden at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. The event will highlight Japanese music, culture, nature and art. Cost is $10 for members and $12 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.