VOL. 128 | NO. 148 | Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, July 31, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Frank Gianotti of Tetra Tech will discuss extending the Shelby Farms Greenline. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
The Cooper-Young Business Association will feature Blues City Brass as part of the Red Hot Summer concert series Wednesday, July 31, 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.
Memphis Light, Gas & Water Division will hold a board meeting Thursday, Aug. 1, at 1:30 p.m. in the MLGW board room, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com.
Our Children. Our Success., a coalition of nonprofits and businesses, will hold a community forum to answer questions about the consolidated schools system Thursday, Aug. 1, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Bellevue Baptist Church, 2000 Appling Road. Visit ourchildrenoursuccess.com.
Cooper Young Night Out and the Cooper Young Festival kickoff/poster party will be held Thursday, Aug. 1, in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. The kickoff party will be at Haizlip Studio, 2125 Central Ave., from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Other events will be held at Cooper-Young businesses from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Visit cooperyoung.biz.
The Orpheum Theatre summer movie series will feature “Dirty Dancing” Thursday, Aug. 1, at 7 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Tickets are $7. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
The Tennessee 2013 Sales Tax Holiday will run from Friday, Aug. 2, through Sunday, Aug. 4. Visit tn.gov/revenue/salestaxholiday for a list of items that qualify as tax-free purchases.
The University of Memphis and Intern Bridge Inc. will host an internship program best practices workshop Friday, Aug. 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Fogelman Executive Conference Center, 330 Innovation Drive. Attendees will learn how to build an internship and entry-talent program. Visit internbridgeprograms.com/memphis for cost and details.
Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club will host a Samaritan’s Feet shoe distribution, which provides socks and shoes to Memphis children, Friday, Aug. 2, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Streets Ministries, 1304 N. Graham St. Setup will begin at 9 a.m. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Orpheum Theatre summer movie series will feature “The Big Lebowski” Friday, Aug. 2, at 7 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Tickets are $7. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.