VOL. 10 | NO. 8 | Saturday, March 08, 2014
Memphis Botanic Garden will hold the eighth annual Daffodil Dash 3-Miler and 1-mile Family Fun Run Saturday, March 8, at 10 a.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Race-day registration is $25; children 12 and younger are $10 (family fun run only). Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
The Kroc Center will hold a seminar on nutrition to help prevent and control diabetes and heart diseases Saturday, March 8, at 10 a.m. at the center, 800 East Parkway S. Cost is $2; open to the public. Visit krocmemphis.org.
UCAN (You Can Make a Difference) of Memphis will present anti-bullying play “You Can’t Hold Me Down” Saturday, March 8, at 2 p.m. at The Little Theater, 807 Walker Ave. The play offers answers to bullying and anger issues through healing and resources. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at ucanofmemphis.org.
PRIZM Ensemble will present “Mostly Memphis” Saturday, March 8, at 7:30 p.m. at Shady Grove Presbyterian Church, 5530 Shady Grove Road. The concert includes works written by four local composers, as well as a performance by PRIZM Chamber Music Festival student alumni. Tickets are $10 at the door. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 361-6454.
The Mississippi River Corridor, West Tennessee Historical Society and WKNO will present a sneak-peek screening of the five-part documentary “Civil War: The Untold Story” Sunday, March 9, at 2 p.m. in the Rhodes College Blount Auditorium, 2000 North Parkway. The screening will feature episode three, “River of Death,” and will be followed by a Q&A with filmmaker Chris Wheeler. Call 278-8459 for more information.
The Germantown Symphony Orchestra will perform its spring concert, featuring pianist Agnes Wan, Sunday, March 9, at 3 p.m. at the Germantown Performing Arts Center, 1801 Exeter Road. Visit gpacweb.com.
Methodist South Hospital will host a stroke support group meeting for survivors and caregivers Monday, March 10, in the outpatient rehabilitation center, 1251 Wesley Drive, suite 141. The topic is “Advanced care directives: Making your health care wishes known.” Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a stroke support group meeting for survivors and caregivers Tuesday, March 11, at 2 p.m. in day room one at HealthSouth Rehabilitation, 4100 Austin Peay Highway. The topic is neuro telemedicine. Visit methodisthealth.org or call Connie Holland at 516-5947.