VOL. 7 | NO. 8 | Saturday, February 15, 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.
The American Red Cross will host a blood drive Friday, Feb. 14, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at ServiceMaster, 3839 Forest Hill-Irene Road. Visit redcross.org for eligibility guidelines and appointments.
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.
C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa will hold a volunteer day Saturday, Feb. 15, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the museum, 1987 Indian Village Drive. Volunteers help sort artifacts, landscape gardens and trails, and more. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 785-3160.
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 the 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 door. Call 826-7123.
The Kroc Center will hold a nutrition seminar titled “Nutrition & Athletic Performance” Saturday, Feb. 15, at 5:30 p.m. at the center, 800 East Parkway S. Cost is $2; open to the public. Visit krocmemphis.org.