VOL. 129 | NO. 245 | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
The Center City Development Corp. board will meet Wednesday, Dec. 17, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
National Civil Rights Museum will host a lunch and learn titled “The Civil Rights Movement: A Cultural Revolution” Wednesday, Dec. 17, at noon in the NCRM Links Education Center. Speakers are Daphene McFerren and Nathaniel Ball, producers of documentary “Music, Fashion & Culture of the Movement.” Cost is free; bring your own lunch. Visit civilrightsmuseum.org.
AIA Memphis will host its Third Thursday Lecture on Local Design on Thursday, Dec. 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers; RSVP required. Email email@example.com.
AARP Cordova Chapter will hold its holiday luncheon and inauguration of 2015 officers Thursday, Dec. 18, at 11:30 a.m. at Cheddar’s Restaurant, 2147 S. Germantown Road. Guests are welcome.
Memphis Light, Gas and Water board will meet Thursday, Dec. 18, at 1:30 p.m. in the MLGW administration building, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com.
American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Saturday, Dec. 20, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bumpus Harley Davidson, 325 S. Byhalia Road. Visit redcrossblood.org or call 800-REDCROSS for eligibility requirements and appointments.
“Blues & Brews: An Evening With …” concert series will feature Ghost Town Blues Band with opening act Christone “Kingfish” Ingram Saturday, Dec. 20, at 9 p.m. at Young Avenue Deli, 2119 Young Ave. Doors open at 8 p.m. Visit youngavenuedeli.com.
The South Main Art Trolley Tour will be held Friday, Dec. 26, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
SRVS will hold free dance and movement classes for adults with disabilities Wednesday, Dec. 31, at 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at the SRVS Learning Center, 3971 Knight Arnold Road. Register email@example.com to register or visit srvs.org.
The Cotton Museum is holding a children’s coat drive for students at Memphis Grizzlies Preparatory Charter School and Lester Preparatory Middle School through Dec. 31. Coats and monetary donations can be dropped off at the museum gift shop, 65 Union Ave., through Dec. 30. For more information, visit memphiscottonmuseum.org.