VOL. 128 | NO. 160 | Friday, August 16, 2013
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.
Shelby Farms Park Conservancy and Memphis Area Master Gardeners will host a Greenline Gardens workshop for adults Saturday, Aug. 17, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the Greenline Gardens, at the corner of Farm and Mullins Station roads. The topic is “Bees, Butterflies and Hummingbirds.” Cost is free for park members and $5 for nonmembers. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Emma Webb as part of its Summer Bistro Music Series Saturday, Aug. 17, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
The Indie Memphis Concert Film Series at the Levitt Shell will feature Paul McCartney & Wings’ “Rockshow” Saturday, Aug. 17, at dusk at the shell, 1928 Poplar Ave. in Overton Park. Cost is free. Visit indiememphis.com.
Playhouse on the Square will host a performance of “Les Miserables” to benefit the Memphis Child Advocacy Center Saturday, Aug. 17, at 8 p.m. at Playhouse, 66 S. Cooper St. A reception and silent auction begin at 6 p.m. Tickets are $60. Call 888-4342.
Playhouse on the Square will present a Great Wine Performances wine tasting and trivia contest Tuesday, Aug. 20, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Playhouse, 66 S. Cooper St. Characters from “Les Miserables” will serve French wines and tests attendees’ knowledge of the musical for prizes. Cost is $50 in advance or $65 at the door. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org.