VOL. 128 | NO. 231 | Tuesday, November 26, 2013
B.I.G. for Memphis, a business interest group that brings together Memphis Police colonels and business leaders, will meet Tuesday, Nov. 26, from 9:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Phelps Security, 4932 Park Ave. Rev. Rick Carr, executive director of JIFF (Juvenile Intervention and Faith-based Follow-up), will speak. Visit phelpssecurity.com.
WinterArts Memphis, featuring artwork and gifts by more than 30 local artists, will be held Friday, Nov. 29, through Dec. 24 at The Shops of Saddle Creek South, 2055 West St. Visit winterartsmemphis.com for hours and other information.
Snowy Nights in My Big Backyard will be held Fridays and Saturdays Nov. 29 to Dec. 14 and daily Dec. 17 to Dec. 30, except for Dec. 24-25, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Activities include winter crafts, games, campfire pits, a light show and more. Tickets are $7 for MBG members and $10 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Starry Nights will be held Friday, Nov. 29 to Dec. 27 at Shelby Farms Park. Hours are 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays, and 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. The light show and festival includes 1.5 million lights, plus shopping, live music and activities in Mistletoe Village. Mondays are Run, Walk, Ride Nights, and are closed to cars. Visit shelbyfarmspark.org/starrynights for more information.
The South Main Art Trolley Tour will be held Friday, Nov. 29, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Small Business Saturday will be held Saturday, Nov. 30, at participating small businesses across Memphis. The nationwide event includes retailers, restaurants, museums, entertainment venues and more. Visit shopsmall.com for a list of participating businesses.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host the Holly Hike self-guided tour, featuring its extensive holly collection, Sunday, Dec. 1, to Dec. 31 at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Maps are available at the front desk. Cost is free with admission during regular hours. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
The Shelby County Trustee’s Office will host a “Home Sweet Home” workshop for seniors Thursday, Dec. 5, from 10 a.m. to noon at the McWherter Senior Center, 1355 Estate Drive. Trustee staff will provide information on senior property taxes and how to effectively pass property to heirs. Cost is free. Visit shelbycountytrustee.com.