VOL. 129 | NO. 167 | Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Orion Federal Credit Union will hold a grand opening celebration for its newest branch Wednesday, Aug. 27, at 2 p.m. at 4805 American Way. Visit orionfcu.com.
Memphis Bar Association and the Association for Women Attorneys will host Tennessee Court of Appeals Judge Holly Kirby and Lang Wiseman of Wiseman Bray PLLC Wednesday, Aug. 27, at 4 p.m. at the Memphis Bar Association, 145 Court Ave., suite 301. Kirby and Wiseman will present “Understanding the Judicial Selection Amendment.” Visit memphisbar.org.
The Cooper-Young Business Association will hold a Red Hot Summer Music concert Wednesday, Aug. 27, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Cooper-Young gazebo at Cooper Street and Young Avenue. Loveland Duren will perform. Visit cooperyoung.biz.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis will hold free how-to clinics with Lowe’s and a kickoff of Habitat’s 2014 building season Thursday, Aug. 28, at Memphis Habitat, 7136 Winchester Road. Clinics will be held from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and will focus on painting and working with hardware and power tools. The short kickoff program will follow. Visit memphishabitat.com.
Shelby County Trustee David Lenoir and First Tennessee Bank will host a Project H.O.M.E. Financial Literacy Workshop Thursday, Aug. 28, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Glenview Community Center, 1141 S. Barksdale St. The workshop is open to delinquent taxpayers who would like payment plan arrangements for their county and city property taxes. Cost is free; registration is required. Sign up at shelbycountytrustee.com.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Ann B. Ross, author of “Etta Mae’s Worst Bad-Luck Day,” for a discussion and signing Thursday, Aug. 28, at 6:30 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
The Blues Foundation and Ardent Studios’ film department will present the world premiere of the 35th Blues Music Awards telecast Thursday, Aug. 28, at 7:30 p.m. at Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave. Cost is free; donations will be accepted. RSVP to email@example.com.
The South Main Art Trolley Tour will be held Friday, Aug. 29, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Chick-fil-A 5K walk/run benefiting Junior Achievement will be held Monday, Sept. 1, starting at AutoZone Park, 200 Union Ave. Opening ceremonies will begin at 8:30 a.m., and the race will start at 9 a.m. Register at chickfila5k.com.