VOL. 129 | NO. 149 | Friday, August 1, 2014
Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host Food Truck Friday on Aug. 1 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. Admission to the gardens is free during food truck hours. The lunch event continues every Friday through September. Visit dixon.org for a schedule.
In-Synk will host a Leadership Lunch and Learn discussing Soren Kaplan’s book “Leapfrogging: Harness the Power of Surprise for Business Breakthroughs” Friday, Aug. 1, from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in the Triumph Bank boardroom, 5699 Poplar Ave. Tickets are $20. Visit in-synk.com.
Methodist University Hospital heart disease support group Heart to Heart will discuss Hands On CPR Friday, Aug. 1, at 1 p.m. in the hospital’s Center of Excellence in Faith and Health, 1265 Union Ave. Call 516-7435.
Eclectic Eye will hold an opening reception for Maggie Russell’s “An Awkward Pose” Friday, Aug. 1, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at its Midtown boutique, 242 S. Cooper St. The exhibition will be on display through Sept. 17. Visit eclectic-eye.com.
The Cotton Museum will host the opening of “Parting Shots & a look back,” an exhibit of paintings and sculptures by Dolph Smith on Friday, Aug. 1, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the museum, 65 Union Ave. The exhibition will be on view through Aug. 31. Visit memphiscottonmuseum.org.
David Lusk Gallery will hold an opening reception for “price is right,” in which all artwork is less than $1,000, Friday, Aug. 1, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the gallery, 4540 Poplar Ave. The show runs through Aug. 30. Visit davidluskgallery.com.
Memphis Jams on Beale Friday night concert series will feature Nancy Apple’s Rhythm and Roots Revival Friday, Aug. 1, at 6:30 p.m. in Handy Park, at Beale and Third streets. Cost is free. Visit bealestreet.com/memphisjams for a series schedule.
The Orpheum Theatre Summer Movie Series will feature “The Princess Bride” Friday, Aug. 1, at 7 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Tickets are $7. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
Memphis Botanic Garden will present Jennifer Nettles as part of the 2014 Live at the Garden series Friday, Aug. 1, at 8:30 p.m. at 750 Cherry Road. Tickets are $40. Visit liveatthegarden.com.
Memphis Farmers Market will be open Saturday, Aug. 2, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Central Station, at the corner of South Front Street and West G.E. Patterson Avenue. Visit memphisfarmersmarket.org.