VOL. 128 | NO. 13 | Friday, January 18, 2013
Memphis International Auto Show will be held Friday, Jan. 18, through Sunday, Jan. 20, at Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Visit memphis-autoshow.com for times and tickets.
Center City Development Corp. board of directors will hold a rescheduled meeting Friday, Jan. 18, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphis.com.
Greater Memphis Chamber Small Business Council will host its 2013 program launch luncheon Friday, Jan. 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Memphis Marriott East, 5795 Poplar Ave. Dr. Martin Regalia, senior vice president of economic and tax policy and chief economist at the United States Chamber of Commerce, will speak. Cost is $35 for chamber members and $40 for nonmembers. Visit memphischamber.com.
Buckman Performing Arts Center will present Philadanco Friday, Jan. 18, at 8 p.m. at Buckman, 60 Perkins Road Extended. The dance company will premiere a piece by choreographer Rennie Harris in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. Buy tickets at buckmanartscenter.com.
Germantown Performing Arts Centre will present the Pamela York Trio as part of its Jazz in the Box series Friday, Jan. 18, at 8:30 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. Buy tickets at gpacweb.com.
WKNO-TV and Tennessee Shakespeare Co. will host a documentary screening and opening reception for “The Apparel Oft Proclaims the Man”: A “Shakespeare Uncovered” Costume Exhibit on Sunday, Jan. 20, at 2 p.m. in the WKNO Digital Media Center, 7151 Cherry Farms Road. Cost is free; R.S.V.P. at wkno.org.
The Daily News and Chandler Reports will be closed Monday, Jan. 21, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Offices will reopen Tuesday, Jan. 22, at 8:30 a.m. and will remain open during normal business hours.
Lifeblood will hold a Martin Luther King Jr. Day mobile blood drive Monday, Jan. 21, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at National Civil Rights Museum, 450 Mulberry St. Donors will receive a museum admission voucher for themselves and three family members. Visit lifeblood.org.
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception will hold its Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer and Praise Celebration Monday, Jan. 21, at 9 a.m. at the church, 1695 Central Ave. The theme is “Continuing the Legacy, Living the Faith.” Visit iccathedral.org.