VOL. 128 | NO. 90 | Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Business Over Coffee International will launch a six-part social media training class titled Weave Your Own Web on Thursday, May 9, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the group’s headquarters, 5865 Ridgeway Road, suite 300. Classes will continue on the second Thursday of each month. Cost is free for members and first-time guests, and $10 for returning guests. Visit businessovercoffee.biz or call 820-4469.
The American Payroll Association Memphis chapter will meet Thursday, May 9, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Philip Babin of CBIZ MHM Thompson Dunavant will discuss payroll accounting. Cost is $25 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Visit memphisapa.org.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host a food truck garden party Thursday, May 9, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Garden, 750 Cherry Road. The event will include food from the Memphis Food Truckers Alliance, music and a cash bar. Tickets are $5 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
The Peabody Rooftop Party will be held Thursday, May 9, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Kevin and Bethany Paige will perform. Tickets are $10. Visit peabodymemphis.com or call 529-4000.
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will host Vin-A-Que, part of the 2013 Memphis Wine + Food Series, Friday, May 10, at 7 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The event will include snout-to-tail barbecue, other dishes prepared by local chefs, specialty cocktails and wines, and live music. Tickets are $75 in advance and $100 at the door. Visit memphiswineandfoodseries.org.
The Orpheum Theatre will present “Rock of Ages” Friday, May 10, through Sunday, May 12 at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Visit orpheum-memphis.com for showtimes and tickets.
The Buckman Performing Arts Center at St. Mary’s School will present Grammy Award-winning bluegrass musician Dr. Ralph Stanley and His Clinch Mountain Boys Friday, May 10, at 8 p.m. at Buckman, 60 Perkins Road Extended. Buy tickets at buckmanartscenter.com.