VOL. 128 | NO. 72 | Friday, April 12, 2013
New Ballet Ensemble will present Springloaded Friday, April 12, through Sunday, April 14, at Playhouse on the Square, 66 S. Cooper St. The annual event fuses ballet, contemporary and urban dance, with works by local and guest choreographers. Visit nbespringloaded13.eventbrite.com for times and tickets.
Women’s Council of Realtors will host its West Tennessee Fair Housing Celebration Friday, April 12, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Wade Auditorium, 1 N. Front St. Sessions will cover fair housing enforcement, sustainability planning and accessibility. Cost is $25 per session. Visit maar.org/fairhousingmonth to register.
Greater Memphis Chamber will hold its 175th anniversary celebration Friday, April 12, at 7 p.m. at Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, 1934 Poplar Ave. Tickets are $75 for members and $100 for nonmembers. R.S.V.P. to Tunga Lee at email@example.com or 543-3571.
The Access to Justice Committee will host a free Saturday legal clinic Saturday, April 13, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Volunteer attorneys provide free legal assistance on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit memphisbar.org.
The 18th annual Overton Square Crawfish Festival will be held Saturday, April 13, from noon to 6 p.m. through Overton Square and down Madison Avenue from Cooper to Morrison streets. The event will include Cajun food, live music and a regional artists market. Admission is free; proceeds benefit LivItUp.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis’ Youth United chapter and Carriage Crossing will host the fourth annual Battle of the Bands Saturday, April 13, at 3 p.m. at Carriage Crossing, 4674 Merchants Park Circle. Middle school, high school and college bands will play family-friendly music to raise money for Habitat. Cost is free. Visit memphishabitat.com or shopcarriagecrossing.com.
The Society of Entrepreneurs will host the 21st annual Entrepreneur Awards presentation and dinner Saturday, April 13, at 6 p.m. at Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Tickets are $200. Visit 2013soedinner.eventbrite.com.
Germantown Performing Arts Centre will hold its 2013 gala, A New York State of Mind, Saturday, April 13, at 6:30 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. The event will include New York-themed dinner, music by The Manhattans, and live and silent auctions. Tickets are $150. Visit gpacweb.com.