VOL. 6 | NO. 45 | Saturday, November 2, 2013
Mid-South Spay & Neuter Services will hold the seventh annual SPAYtacular Gala and Silent Auction Sunday, Nov. 3, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Jack Robinson Gallery, 44 Huling Ave. The event will include brunch, drinks, live music and an auction, with all proceeds benefiting the organization. Tickets are $40. Visit spaymemphis.org.
GEEKmemphis will host the TechCamp Memphis 2013 technology, social and online marketing conference Saturday, Nov. 2, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Southwest Tennessee Community College, 5983 Macon Cove. Admission is pay what you can. Register at techcampmemphis.com.
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will hold its Day of the Dead Fiesta Saturday, Nov. 2, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Brooks, 1934 Poplar Ave. The event will include music, Latin cuisine, and art demonstrations. Tickets are $50 for Brooks members and $55 for nonmembers. Visit brooksmuseum.org.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Nov. 5, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Peter Letsou, dean of the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, will speak. Cost for nonmembers is $18. RSVP to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
Memphis Botanic Garden will open its new Asian Garden Tuesday, Nov. 5, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. The Asian Garden is the result of restructuring the original Japanese maple grove. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will host A Conversation With … Dr. William E. Evans, director and CEO of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Wednesday, Nov. 6, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Cost is $35 for members and $40 for nonmembers. Register at memphischamber.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The A2H Concert Series will present Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Richard Leigh Saturday, Nov. 2, from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. in the A2H art gallery, 3009 Davies Plantation Road. Suggested donation is $15. Call 372-0404.
Lindenwood Christian Church will present “‘Curtain Up!’ with Chris and Friends,” a benefit concert for the Church Health Center, Sunday, Nov. 3, at 4 p.m. in the Lindenwood sanctuary, 2400 Union Ave. Lindenwood organist Chris Nemec and Memphis actors and singers will perform Broadway hits. Tickets are $15. Visit lindenwoodcc.com.
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra and Rhodes MasterSingers Chorale will present Benjamin Britten’s “War Requiem” Sunday, Nov. 3, at 3:30 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. The Memphis BoyChoir, Memphis GirlChoir, Germantown Chorus and Bartlett High Chorale will also perform. Tickets are $23. Visit memphissymphony.org.