VOL. 129 | NO. 138 | Thursday, July 17, 2014
AIA Memphis will host its Third Thursday Lecture on Local Design on Thursday, July 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers; RSVP required. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memphis Light, Gas and Water board will meet Thursday, July 17, at 1:30 p.m. in the MLGW administration building 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com.
The city of Germantown will hold the Farm Park Farmers’ Market Thursday, July 17, from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in Farm Park, 2660 Cross Country Drive. Visit germantown-tn.gov.
Church Health Center Wellness and Bring It Food Hub will hold a Bring It, Cook It, Take It cooking class Thursday, July 17, at 5:30 p.m. at 1115 Union Ave. The class will include cooking demonstrations using fresh produce, plus tastings and recipes. Cost is $5 and includes a bag of produce. Visit churchhealthcenter.org.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host an opening reception for Christine Best Thursday, July 17, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the visitors center gallery, 750 Cherry Road. Best’s artwork is on display through July 31. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
The Levitt Shell will present Lucero as part of its 2014 free concert series Thursday, July 17, at 7:30 p.m. at the shell, 1928 Poplar Ave. Visit levittshell.org.
Hattiloo Theatre will present “Once on This Island” Friday, July 18, through Aug. 3 at the theater, 37 S. Cooper St. Buy tickets at hattiloo.org.
University of Memphis Fogelman College of Business & Economics and Jackson Lewis PC will present a workshop titled “Early Entry Talent Programs: Structure and Legal Considerations for Successful Recruiting and Retention” Friday, July 18, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the college, 3675 Central Ave. Cost is free; registration is required. RSVP at memphis.edu/professional/forum_reg.php or 678-4740.
Tart Memphis will hold an opening for its inaugural art installation, featuring works by Michelle Duckworth, Friday, July 18, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Tart, 820 S. Cooper St. Light refreshments will be served. Visit tartmemphis.com.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host the Mighty Mississippi Book Blast, a seven-city book tour featuring eight young-adult genre authors, Friday, July 18, at 6 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. The event will feature readings, signings, discussions and prizes. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.