VOL. 125 | NO. 108 | Friday, June 4, 2010
Gallery Fifty Six will host an opening reception for artist JC Graham Friday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the gallery, 2256 Central Ave. Graham’s show, “One Room Schoolhouse,” will run through June 30. For more information, visit www.galleryfiftysix.com.
Theatre Memphis will present “Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat” Friday through June 27 at Theatre Memphis, 630 Perkins Extended. For tickets, call 682-8323 or visit www.theatrememphis.org.
The Cotton Museum will host Discover the History of Your Hometown, an all day history event, Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Cotton Museum, 65 Union Ave. The day will include a presentation by historians and guided walking tours of Downtown. For more information, visit www.memphiscottonmuseum.org.
Rum Boogie Café will host a 25th anniversary party Saturday at Rum Boogie, 182 Beale St. The party will include performances by John Lee Hooker Jr., James Govan and the Boogie Blues Band, Billy Gibson, Guy Venable Jr., and The Memphis Blues Society Band with special guests. The first band will start at 4 p.m. For tickets, visit www.rumboogie25.com.
The Center for Southern Folklore will present a performance by Blind Mississippi Morris and Brad Webb Saturday at 9 p.m. at the 123 S. Main St. Admission is $5. For more information, call 525-3655.
The Exceptional Foundation of West Tennessee will host an art show and reception Sunday at 6 p.m. at 1780 Moriah Woods Boulevard, Suite 4. For reservations, call 387-5002 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Madison Hotel will host Smoking Up High: High-Class, Low-Key, a monthly rooftop cigar event, Monday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on the rooftop of the hotel, 79 Madison Ave. The event will feature a selection of cigars from the Mix Cigar Emporium, a cash bar and tapas. For reservations, call 333-1224.
The Small Business Chamber will host a breakfast forum titled “Doing Business with City & County Government” Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. Guest speakers are Mayor A C Wharton and Mayor Joe Ford. Cost is $20.