In-Synk and The Daily News will host a Leadership Lunch & Learn book review and discussion on Sheryl Sandberg’s “Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead” Friday, Sept. 6, 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.
Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host its Art on Tap beer-tasting Friday, Sept. 6, at 6 p.m. at Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. The event will include live music, food from Memphis restaurants and local, national and homebrew beers. Cost in advance is $30 for members and $40 for nonmembers; cost at the door is $40. Visit dixon.org.
David Lusk Gallery will host opening receptions for Wayne Edge’s “River of Stars” and Leslie Holt’s “Help Yourself” Friday, Sept. 6, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the gallery, 4540 Poplar Ave. Both exhibits will be on display through Oct. 12. Visit davidluskgallery.com.
The Orpheum will screen “King Kong,” part of the Pat’s Picks classic movie series, Friday, Sept. 6, at 7 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
The 42nd annual Germantown Festival will be held Saturday, Sept. 7, from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 8, from noon to 6 p.m. in C.O. Franklin Park, 7725 Poplar Pike. The event will include arts and crafts vendors, children’s activities, entertainment and more. Admission is free. Visit germantownfest.com.
The Exceptional Foundation of West Tennessee will host its An Exceptional Night fundraiser Saturday, Sept. 7, at 7 p.m. at Minglewood Hall, 1555 Madison Ave. Jessica Ray will headline the event; opening acts include Jcksn Ave and Marco A. Tickets are $20. Visit minglewoodhall.com.
Tennessee Shakespeare Company will present “Unto the Breach! The Un-Common Courage of William Shakespeare” Saturday, Sept. 7, at 7:30 p.m. and Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m. at Germantown Performing Arts Center, 1801 Exeter Road. Buy tickets at tnshakespeare.org or 759-0604.
Ballet Memphis will present “En Pointe/En Vogue” Saturday, Sept. 7, at 8 p.m. at its studios, 7950 Trinity Road. The runway event combines dance with fashion, design and beauty. Doors open at 7 p.m. Cost is $35 in advance or $40 at the door. Visit balletmemphis.org.