VOL. 129 | NO. 78 | Tuesday, April 22, 2014
The Orpheum Theatre will present “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” Tuesday, April 22, through Sunday, April 27, at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Buy tickets at orpheum-memphis.com.
The Memphis and Shelby County Office of Sustainability will hold a public meeting about the Mid-South Regional Greenprint and Sustainability Plan Tuesday, April 22, at Baker Community Center, 7942 Church St. in Millington. Drop by for 10 minutes during the open house, 3 p.m to 5:30 p.m., or attend the presentation and Q&A from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Visit midsouthgreenprint.org.
Tennessee Shakespeare Company will present “The Taming of the Shrew” Wednesday, April 23, through May 4 at Dixon Gallery and Gardens, 4339 Park Ave. Buy tickets at tnshakespeare.org.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, April 23, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave., sixth floor. Melody Rose of Trade Partners will present “Barter as a Business Strategy.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
Lost Pizza Co. will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Greater Memphis Chamber Wednesday, April 23, at 10:30 a.m. at 2855 Poplar Ave. Visit lostpizza.com.
The Memphis Challenge will continue its Power Lunch Series, which connects young professionals with peers and industry leaders, Wednesday, April 23, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at EmergeMemphis, 516 Tennessee St. Monice Hagler and Kevin Bruce of Hagler Bruce Turner Law will present “Ethical Leadership: Moral Compass in the Workplace.” Tickets are $25. Visit memphischallenge.org.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, April 23, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Shelby County Schools superintendent Dorsey Hopson will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
Rhodes College and Start Co. will present “Celebrating Innovation and Entrepreneurship” Wednesday, April 23, from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Barret Library at Rhodes, 2000 North Parkway. The event will include a panel discussion on entrepreneurship in Memphis and a business plan competition. Cost is free; seating is limited. Register at alumni.rhodes.edu/rhodesstartco or call 843-3847.
Memphis Botanic Garden and the Little Garden Club will hold a grand opening celebration for the new Sensory Garden Wednesday, April 23, at 5 p.m. at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. The renovated garden includes new design elements and plantings. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.