VOL. 117 | NO. 149 | Friday, August 22, 2003
The National Arbor Day Foundation is giving 10 free white flowering
dogwood trees to each person who joins the organization du
The National Arbor Day Foundation is giving 10 free white
flowering dogwood trees to each person who joins the organization during August
as part of the Trees for America campaign.
The trees will be shipped postage-paid with planting
instructions during planting season, between Oct. 15 and Dec. 10. They are guaranteed
to grow or will be replaced free.
Membership is $10. Visit www.arborday.org.
Baptist Pediatric Care hosts the At Home in Memphis Kids
Expo from noon to 9 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday at Wolfchase
Galleria, located on Germantown Parkway at Interstate 240.
Germantown Baptist Churchs Building Lives Outside of Church
and Candace Cole Productions of Marina Del Ray, Calif., host a weekend benefit
for Families of Incarcerated Individuals Inc.
At 7 p.m. today, Germantown Baptist hosts music and
recreation for children and youth affected by the incarceration of a parent or
family member. The event, at the church at 9450 Poplar Ave., is free and open
to the public.
Candace Cole Productions presents No More Drama, Please!
at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255
N. Main St. Tickets to the fund-raiser are $28 through Ticketmaster or the
WEVL-FM 90 presents Robert Wolfman Belfour, Daddy Mack
Blues Band and Blind Mississippi Morris & The Pocket Rockets as part of the
Blues on the Bluff series at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the National Ornamental
Metal Museum, 374 Metal Museum Drive.
Admission is $10. For information, visit www.wevl.org.
Shelby Residential and Vocational Services Inc. hosts the fifth
annual Spirit of SRVS: A Wine Tasting and Silent Auction from 7:30 p.m. to
10:30 p.m. Saturday at the Park Vista Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd.
Attendees can taste wines from the United States and around
the world. Food from area restaurants and live entertainment also will be
Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door. Call Melinda
Rodgers at 869-9207.
The 20th annual Ostrander Awards will be presented to
members of the Memphis theater community from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday at the
Memphis Botanic Gardens Hardin Hall.
The event is free and open to the public.