VOL. 128 | NO. 159 | Thursday, August 15, 2013
Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club will hold a female business leader lunch Thursday, Aug. 15, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Napa Cafe, 5101 Sanderlin Ave., suite 122. Female business leaders will discuss various topics, including ways to cultivate programs for women in business. Lunch is Dutch treat. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memphis Light, Gas & Water Division will hold a board meeting Thursday, Aug. 15, at 1:30 p.m. in the MLGW board room, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com.
Ballet Memphis and Crosstown Arts will host “spark: fashion,” part of the spark: conversations series, Thursday, Aug. 15, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Crosstown Arts, 430 N. Watkins St. Kendall G. Britt Jr., curator of Ballet Memphis’ En Pointe/En Vogue fashion show, will discuss trends and art in fashion. Cost is free. Visit balletmemphis.org.
Graceland will host the Elvis Week candlelight vigil Thursday, Aug. 15, at 8:30 p.m. at the gates of Graceland, 3717 Elvis Presley Blvd. Admission is free. Visit elvis.com/elvisweek for more information.
Theatre Memphis will present “The Royal Family” Friday, Aug. 16, through Sept. 1 on the Lohrey Stage, 630 Perkins Road Extended. Buy tickets at theatrememphis.org.
Playhouse on the Square will present “Les Miserables” Friday, Aug. 16, through Sept. 15 at Playhouse, 66 S. Cooper St. Buy tickets at playhouseonthesquare.org.
Eclectic Eye will host a Starck Eyes trunk show Friday, Aug. 16, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at its Collierville boutique, 3670 S. Houston Levee Road, suite 102, and an l.a. Eyeworks trunk show Saturday, Aug. 17, from noon to 4 p.m. at its Midtown boutique, 242 S. Cooper St. Visit eclectic-eye.com.
Memphis Police Foundation will host a Fallen Officer Memorial fundraising night at the Memphis Redbirds game Friday, Aug. 16. Gates open at 5 p.m. for live music and beer specials; first pitch is at 7:05 p.m. Dugout tickets are $20, with $6 donated to the project. Visit memphispolicefoundation.org.
The Orpheum Theatre will present the “Aloha from Hawaii” 40th anniversary enhanced screening, part of Elvis Week events, Friday, Aug. 16, at 7:30 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Tickets are $35; VIP tickets, which include a reception at Graceland from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., are $89. Visit ticketmaster.com.