VOL. 6 | NO. 38 | Saturday, September 14, 2013
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Sept. 18, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. William Rodney of Medicos will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
The Cooper Young Business Association will hold the Cooper-Young Festival Saturday, Sept. 14, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Cooper-Young district. The festival will include art by more than 425 artists, three music stages and a children’s area. Admission is free. Visit cooperyoungfestival.com.
The Access to Justice Committee will host a free Saturday legal clinic Saturday, Sept. 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Volunteer attorneys will provide free legal assistance on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit memphisbar.org.
The city of Germantown will host its Pops in the Park concert Saturday, Sept. 14, at 5:30 p.m. in the Kiwanis pavilion at Municipal Park on Exeter Road. The Germantown Symphony Orchestra and Germantown and Houston high school choirs will perform. Cost is free. Visit germantown-tn.gov.
The West Tennessee Historical Society will meet Sunday, Sept. 15, at 1 p.m. at Davies Manor Plantation, 3570 Davieshire Drive. Robert P. Connolly, associate professor at The University of Memphis and director of Chicalissa Museum, will discuss pop-up museums. Visit wths-tn.org.
Winestock III, a benefit for the Church Health Center, will be held Sunday, Sept. 15, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Old Millington Winery, 6748 Old Millington Road. Call 873-4114 for details.
FedEx will host the 34th annual fashion show and auction benefiting The Baddour Center on Monday, Sept. 16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Registration begins at 10 a.m.; the luncheon and program begin at 11 a.m. Tickets are $40. Visit baddour.org or call 662-366-6930.
The League of Women Voters will meet Monday, Sept. 16, at 6 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Dr. James E. Bailey, a professor of general internal medicine at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, will speak. Cost is free. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 490-0050.
CREW Memphis, the local chapter of Commercial Real Estate Women, will present “State of the Market Report: How 2013 is Shaping Up” Thursday, Sept. 19, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Cost is $25 for CREW members, $35 for members of the Building Owners & Managers Association, and $45 for nonmembers. Visit crewmemphis.org.
The Daily News will host its 2013 Health Care: The State of the Industry seminar Thursday, Sept. 19, at 3 p.m. in the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art auditorium, 1934 Poplar Ave. Dr. Reginald W. Coopwood, president and CEO of The Regional Medical Center at Memphis, will present the keynote. Cost is $25. Visit seminars.memphisdailynews.com.
The USA Dance Charity Ball benefiting Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital’s Child Life program will be held Saturday, Sept. 14, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Covenant United Methodist Church, 8350 Walnut Grove Road. The ball will showcase ballroom music by the Edd Jones Orchestra. Tickets are $25; black tie optional. Visit usadancememphis.com.
Collage dance Collective will present “Soul Suites” Saturday, Sept. 14, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 15, at 2:30 p.m. at The Kroc Center, 800 East Parkway S. The program features collaborations between the company and local musicians, and showcases the music of Memphis soul legends. Buy tickets at collagedance.org.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present Symphony in the Gardens on Sunday, Sept. 15, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Dixon Gallery and Gardens, 4339 Park Ave. Tickets are $20 for adults and $5 for children. Visit memphissymphony.org.
The Levitt Shell will present Willie Sugarcapps as part of its 2013 free concert series on Sunday, Sept. 15, at 7:30 p.m. at the shell, 1930 Poplar Ave. in Overton Park. Visit levittshell.org.
Advance Memphis will host the Art for Jobs art sale and auction Thursday, Sept. 19, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at its offices, 769 Vance Ave. Proceeds benefit job readiness, employment and financial literacy programs in South Memphis. RSVP to email@example.com or 543-8525, ext. 202.