VOL. 129 | NO. 31 | Friday, February 14, 2014
The Mid-South Sports and Boat Show will be held Friday, Feb. 14, through Sunday, Feb. 16, at Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road. The event will include boat and tackle vendors, and seminars for both children and adults. Visit midsouthboatshow.com for hours and ticket prices.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra and Shelby County Schools will host the Young People’s Concert Friday, Feb. 14, at 10 a.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. The concert is the culmination of educational curriculum for third- through sixth-graders. Tickets are open to the public for $5. Visit memphissymphony.org.
Tennessee Shakespeare Company will hold The Music of the Night, its fifth annual Valentine’s gala, Friday, Feb. 14, at 6 p.m. at the Germantown Performing Arts Center, 1801 Exeter Road. Howard McGillin, the longest-running Phantom in Broadway’s “Phantom of the Opera,” will headline. Tickets are $175. Visit tnshakespeare.org.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold the Move It Memphis 5K/10K Saturday, Feb. 15, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at FedExForum, 191 Beale St. Visit moveitmemphis.racesonline.com for entry fees and registration.
Friends of the Germantown Animal Shelter will host its second annual silent auction benefiting the shelter Saturday, Feb. 15, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Pickering Center, 7771 Poplar Pike. Auction items include restaurant gift certificates, household items, local artwork and more. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door. Call 826-7123.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present “Wicked Divas,” featuring Broadway stars Emily Rozek and Nicole Parker from “Wicked,” Saturday, Feb. 15, at 7:30 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. The program includes Broadway, musical theater and opera favorites. Buy tickets at memphissymphony.org.
SHRM-Memphis will host a wine-and-cheese networking and Q&A session with Kari Strobel, director of HR competency for the Society of Human Resources Management, Monday, Feb. 17, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Fogelman Executive Center, 330 Innovation Drive.
SHRM-Memphis will hold two meetings Tuesday, Feb. 18, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Memphis Bioworks Foundation, 20 Dudley St., and from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Fogelman Executive Center, 330 Innovation Drive. The topic is “The HR Professional Competency Model: A Road Map for Success.” RSVP at shrm-memphis.org.