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VOL. 6 | NO. 14 | Saturday, March 30, 2013


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Tennessee Shakespeare Co. will present “Hamlet” Wednesday, April 3, through Sunday, April 14, at the Dixon Gallery and Gardens Winegardner Auditorium, 4339 Park Ave. Visit tnshakespeare.org for times and tickets.

Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club and the University of Memphis will host a Professional Connection Lunch Friday, March 29, from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. in the University Center Shelby Room, 499 University St. The series connects students with business and community leaders for discussions and leadership exercises. Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to Jon Campbell at jcmpbll3@memphis.edu or 678-1781.

Lindenwood Christian Church will hold its Good Friday service Friday, March 29, at 5:30 p.m. at the church, 2400 Union Ave. The Lindenwood Chancel Choir, chamber orchestra and soloists will perform John Rutter’s “Requiem,” and seven area clergy will speak. Cost is free; no tickets are needed. Visit lindenwoodcc.com.

Memphis Botanic Garden will hold a family egg hunt, featuring prizes from local restaurants, shops and salons, Saturday, March 1, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Children’s age-specific hunts will be held at designated times. Tickets in advance are $6 for members and $8 for nonmembers; admission at the gate is $10. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.

Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, April 2, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Jack Sammons, chairman of the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority, will speak. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at taylor@memphisrotary.org.

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis will host the 42nd annual Steak ‘n’ Burger Dinner, featuring a keynote by former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden, Tuesday, April 2, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Minglewood Hall, 1555 Madison Ave. Boys & Girls Club members eat steaks while adults eat burgers at the annual fundraiser. Tickets: $200. Visit bgcm.org.

Flying Saucer Draught Emporium and Yazoo Brewing Co. will host a brewery night benefiting The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation West Tennessee chapter Wednesday, April 3, at Flying Saucer Memphis, 130 Peabody Place, and Flying Saucer Cordova, 1400 N. Germantown Parkway. Glass sales start at 7 p.m., and all proceeds benefit the organization. Visit beerknurd.com.

Church Health Center will host its Healthy Communities, Communities of Faith conference Thursday, April 4, through Sunday, April 7, at Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St., and Marriott-Memphis Downtown hotel, 250 N. Main St. The conference is aimed at individuals interested in addressing health and wellness issues within their church or community. Visit churchhealthcenter.org for registration details and a list of speakers.

The South Main Art Trolley Tour will be held Friday, March 29, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. Email info@southmainmemphis.net.

Leadership Memphis Gallery 363 will hold an opening reception for photography by Willy Bearden Friday, March 29, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the gallery, 363 S. Main St. The show can also been seen by appointment. Call 452-8033.

The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Michelle Bush and Amy May as part of its Winter Bistro Music Series Saturday, March 30, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.

Playhouse on the Square will present “Angels in America Part One: Millennium Approaches and Part Two: Perestroika” through March 31 at Playhouse, 66 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.

Theatre Memphis will present “A Chorus Line” through March 30 on the theater’s Lohrey Stage, 630 Perkins Road Extended. Buy tickets at theatrememphis.org.

Eclectic Eye presents Lindsey Penn’s “technicolor lunacy” at its Midtown boutique, 282 S. Cooper St., through April 17. Visit eclectic-eye.com.

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