VOL. 127 | NO. 194 | Thursday, October 4, 2012
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will host its 50th Year Anniversary Biomedical Symposium Thursday, Oct. 4, and Friday, Oct. 5, at the hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place. Speakers include some of the world’s leading cancer scientists. Visit stjude.org.
The Metal Museum will hold repair days Thursday, Oct. 4, through Sunday, Oct. 7, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the museum, 374 Metal Museum Drive. Metalsmiths from across the U.S. will repair, sharpen and remove dents from cookware, furniture and more. Estimates are free, and proceeds benefit the museum. Visit metalmuseum.org.
The Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division board will meet Thursday, Oct. 4, at 1:30 p.m. at the MLGW administration building, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com.
Cooper Young Night Out will be held Thursday, Oct. 4, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at businesses in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Visit cooperyoung.biz for a list of activities.
United Housing Inc. will host its 10th annual Evening at the Theatre, featuring “Zombies From the Beyond,” Thursday, Oct. 4, with a 5:30 p.m. reception and 7 p.m. curtain call at Circuit Playhouse, 51 S. Cooper St. Buy tickets at uhinc.org.
Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association (MIFA) will hold its fifth annual Feed the Soul fundraiser Thursday, Oct. 4, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at The Warehouse, 36 E. G.E. Patterson Ave. Cost is $40. Visit mifa.org.
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will hold a wine tasting as part of its Warm Up to Wine series Thursday, Oct. 4, at 6 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The theme is New World vs. Old World Wine. Cost is $30 for members and $35 for nonmembers. Visit brooksmuseum.org.
The Memphis Navy League will hold “Wine Under Wings” wine tasting and silent auction Thursday, Oct. 4, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Wilson Air Terminal at Memphis International Airport, 2941 Winchester Road. Buy tickets at navyleaguememphis.com.
The Germantown Symphony Orchestra will present its annual Young Artists Concert featuring Caroline Kinsey and Samuel Compton Friday, Oct. 5, at 8 p.m. at Germantown Performing Arts Centre, 1801 Exeter Road. Buy tickets at gpacweb.com.
Duncan-Williams Inc. Investment Bankers and Memphis Botanic Garden will present Bonnie Raitt as part of the Live at the Garden Concert Series Friday, Oct. 5, at 8:30 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Buy tickets at liveatthegarden.com.