VOL. 128 | NO. 127 | Monday, July 1, 2013
Downtown Memphis Commission, Victorian Village Inc. and the Association for the Preservation of Tennessee Antiquities will host a launch party for the James Lee House renovation Monday, July 1, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the house, 690 Adams Ave. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
West Tennessee Historical Society will meet Monday, July 1, at 7 p.m. in the Wunderlich Auditorium at Memphis University School, 6191 Park Ave. “Map Man” Murray Hudson will present a portion of his collection, including maps of West Tennessee. Visit wths-tn.org.
Memphis Area Legal Services, AutoZone Inc. and Bass, Berry & Sims PLC will hold the fifth annual pro bono legal clinic for Memphis-area seniors Tuesday, July 2, from 10 a.m. to noon at Orange Mound Senior Center, 2590 Park Ave. The free clinic offers seniors legal advice and helps in the preparation of wills, advanced care plans and more. Call Linda Warren Seely at 523-8822.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, July 2, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Jim Strickland, chairman of the Memphis City Council budget committee, will speak. Cost for nonmembers is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
The Downtown Memphis Commission design review board will meet Wednesday, July 3, at 4 p.m. in the commission’s conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
The Cooper-Young Business Association will feature Standby for Mars as part of the Red Hot Summer concert series Wednesday, July 3, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the gazebo at Cooper Street and Young Avenue. Cost is free. Visit cooperyoung.biz.
Mud Island River Park will host its annual Fourth of July celebration and fireworks display Thursday, July 4, at the park, 125 N. Front St. Gates open at 10 a.m., and the fireworks show starts at 9:45 p.m. Visit mudisland.com.
The city of Germantown will hold a Fireworks Extravaganza Thursday, July 4, in Municipal Park on Exeter Road. Live music, games and crafts begin at 5 p.m., and the fireworks show starts at 9:10 p.m. Visit germantown-tn.gov.
The Rebel on Beale summer country music concert series will present Mark Chesnutt Thursday, July 4, at 6 p.m. in W.C. Handy Park at Beale and South Third streets. Cost is free. Visit rebel953.com.