VOL. 127 | NO. 150 | Thursday, August 2, 2012
The Daily News will hold a sustainable energy seminar and panel discussion as part of its 2012 seminar series Thursday, Aug. 2, at 3:30 p.m. at Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, 1934 Poplar Ave. Cost is $25. Register at seminars.memphisdailynews.com.
The Women’s Theatre Festival of Memphis will be held Thursday, Aug. 2, through Saturday, Aug. 4, with awards, performances, workshops and forums at various locations. Visit womenstheatrefestivalofmemphis.org for a schedule.
The Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division board of commissioners will meet Thursday, Aug. 2, at 1:30 p.m. at the MLGW administration building, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com for an agenda.
Cooper Young Night Out will be held Thursday, Aug. 2, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at businesses in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Visit cooperyoung.biz for a list of activities.
Small Business Chamber will hold its 20 items: 20 minutes auction Thursday, Aug. 2, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Fox & Hound-Cordova, 819 Exocet Drive. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cooper Young Business Association will unveil the 25th annual Cooper-Young Festival poster, designed by Memphis College of Art professor Don DuMont, Thursday, Aug. 2, from 6 p.m. 8 p.m. at Cafe Ole, 959 S. Cooper St. Contact CYBA at email@example.com.
Shelby Farms Park will continue its Summer Fun Concert Series with a performance by Jeremy Shrader and the Hot Memphis Four Thursday, Aug. 2, at 6:30 p.m. at the park, 500 N. Pine Lake Drive. Cost is free; parking is $5. Visit shelbyfarmspark.org.
Madison Hotel will continue its 2012 Sunset Atop the Madison series Thursday, Aug. 2, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the hotel, 79 Madison Ave. Cost is $7. Call 333-1200.
The Tennessee 2012 Sales Tax Holiday will run from Friday, Aug. 3, through Sunday, Aug. 5. Visit tn.gov/revenue/salestaxholiday for a list of items that qualify as tax-free purchases.
Tennessee Commerce and Insurance Commissioner Julie Mix McPeak will hold an outreach meeting on health benefits Friday, Aug. 3, from 10 a.m. to noon in the Hamilton Eye Institute Freeman Auditorium, 930 Madison Ave., third floor. McPeak will gather input about health conditions that should be covered under essential health benefit categories. Visit tn.gov/commerce for details.
Indie Memphis will screen “Elvis on Tour” as part of its free concert film series Saturday, Aug. 4, at dusk at the Levitt Shell, 1930 Poplar Ave. Visit indiememphis.com.