VOL. 128 | NO. 173 | Thursday, September 5, 2013
The city of Germantown will host the Farm Park Farmers Market on Thursday, Sept. 5, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Farm Park, 2740 Cross Country Drive, near Germantown Elementary School. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cooper Young Night Out will be held Thursday, Sept. 5, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at businesses in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Visit cooperyoung.biz for a list of activities.
Memphis Botanic Garden will hold a meet-and-greet reception for Chantel Barber’s “Nature’s Portraits” exhibit Thursday, Sept. 5, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Visitors Center gallery, 750 Cherry Road. Call 636-4100.
In-Synk and The Daily News will host a Leadership Lunch & Learn book review and discussion on Sheryl Sandberg’s “Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead” Friday, Sept. 6, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Triumph Bank board room, 5699 Poplar Ave. Cost is $20. Visit seminars.memphisdailynews.com.
Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host its Art on Tap beer-tasting Friday, Sept. 6, at 6 p.m. at Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. The event will include live music, food from Memphis restaurants, and local, national and homebrew beers. Cost in advance is $30 for members and $40 for nonmembers; cost at the door is $40. Visit dixon.org.
The Orpheum will screen “King Kong,” part of the Pat’s Picks classic movie series, Friday, Sept. 6, at 7 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
The 42nd annual Germantown Festival will be held Saturday, Sept. 7, from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 8, from noon to 6 p.m. in C.O. Franklin Park, 7725 Poplar Pike. The event will include arts and crafts vendors, children’s activities, entertainment and more. Visit germantownfest.com.
The Memphis Zoo will host Zoo Rendezvous Saturday, Sept. 7, from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the zoo, 2000 Prentiss Place. The zoo’s largest annual fundraiser will include live music, and food and drinks from more than 80 restaurants and bars. Tickets are $200. Visit memphiszoo.org.
The Exceptional Foundation of West Tennessee will host its An Exceptional Night fundraiser Saturday, Sept. 7, at 7 p.m. at Minglewood Hall, 1555 Madison Ave. Jessica Ray will headline the event; opening acts include Jcksn Ave and Marco A. Tickets are $20. Visit minglewoodhall.com.