VOL. 129 | NO. 152 | Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Aug. 6, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Michelle Fowlkes of the Memphis Crime Commission will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
Memphis Light, Gas and Water board will meet Thursday, Aug. 7, at 1:30 p.m. in the MLGW administration building 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com.
Cooper Young Night Out will be held Thursday, Aug. 7, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at businesses in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Visit cooperyoung.biz.
The Cooper Young Business Association will hold a Cooper Young Festival poster unveiling party Thursday, Aug. 7, at 6 p.m. at Haizlip Studio, 2125 Central Ave. Memphis artist Jan Hankins designed the poster for the 27th annual event, to be held Sept. 13. Visit cooperyoung.biz.
L’Ecole Culinaire will host a back-to-school beach party open house Friday, Aug. 8, from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the school, 1245 N. Germantown Parkway. The event will include food samples from coastal regions, hands-on activities and information about the school and culinary careers. Cost is free. Email email@example.com or call 314-264-1812.
Open Arms Care will host its third annual Jazz and Wine event Friday, Aug. 8, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Christian Brothers University De La Salle Hall theater, 650 East Parkway S. The event will include a wine reception and silent auction from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., and music performances by Ruby Wilson and saxophonist Mark Baker at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25. Visit oacjazzandwine2014.eventbrite.com.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host “In the Kingdom of Ice” author Hampton Sides for a discussion and signing Friday, Aug. 8, at 7 p.m. at 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
The Access to Justice Committee will host a free Saturday legal clinic Saturday, Aug. 9, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Volunteer attorneys provide free legal assistance on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit memphisbar.org.
Culpepper Place of Collierville will hold its Veterans Appreciation Day Saturday, Aug. 9, from 10:30 a.m. to noon at 601 Wolf River Blvd. The event will include guided tours, and attorney J.Anthony Bradley will present “The Truth About the VA Aid & Attendance Improved Pension.” RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or 854-6590.