VOL. 128 | NO. 129 | Wednesday, July 3, 2013
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 its 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.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Jeff Hulett as part of its Summer Bistro Music Series Saturday, July 6, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
The Memphis Chapter International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet Monday, July 8, at 6 p.m. at Memphis Marriott East, 5795 Poplar Ave. Monica Everrett, training coordinator for human resources at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, will present “Dressing Smart.” Cost is $22. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org or 419-4818.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host the Eating Greek Wine & Food Tasting Tuesday, July 9, at 6:30 p.m. at The Booksellers Bistro, 387 Perkins Road Extended. The meal will include traditional Greek foods paired with wines. Cost is $25; space is limited. R.S.V.P. to 374-0881.
The Mid-South Association of Contingency Planners will meet Wednesday, July 10, at 2 p.m. in the University of Memphis defense audit building on the Park Avenue campus, 4075 Park Ave. Guest speakers are Steve Shular, public affairs officer with the Shelby County Public Affairs Office, and Sean Lester, director of investigations and technical services for the West Tennessee Regional Forensic Center, Office of the Medical Examiner. R.S.V.P. at msacp.org by Monday, July 8.