VOL. 129 | NO. 134 | Friday, July 11, 2014
Playhouse on the Square will present the regional premiere of “4000 Miles” Friday, July 11, through Aug. 3 at TheatreWorks, 2085 Monroe Ave. Buy tickets at playhouseonthesquare.com.
David Lusk Gallery will hold an opening reception for Tim Crowder’s “play the game” Friday, July 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the gallery, 4540 Poplar Ave. The show runs through July 26. Visit davidluskgallery.com.
Crosstown Arts will host the opening of St. Francis Elevator Ride’s “Fabric of Paradise” Friday, July 11, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 430 N. Cleveland St. and the opening of Lester Julian Merriweather’s “Colossus: New Collage Works” from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 422 N. Cleveland St. Visit crosstownarts.org.
The Access to Justice Committee will host a free Saturday legal clinic Saturday, July 12, 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.
The Cotton Museum will host a free summer family day Saturday, July 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the museum, 65 Union Ave. The event will feature free admission for children and accompanying adults, plus cotton crafts, seed planting, scavenger hunt and more. Visit memphiscottonmuseum.org.
Eclectic Eye will host a Stylish Saturday Pop-Up Shop Saturday, July 12, from noon to 4 p.m. at its Midtown boutique, 242 S. Cooper St. The event will feature Wink Wink eyewear, the Henny Penny mobile boutique and The Kitsch’n food truck. Visit eclectic-eye.com.
Barnes & Noble Booksellers will hold a local author signing and panel featuring 10 Memphis-area authors Saturday, July 12, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Wolfchase Barnes & Noble, 2774 N. Germantown Parkway. Visit bn.com or call 386-2468 for more information.
Memphis Botanic Garden will present Goo Goo Dolls and Daughtry with special guests the Plain White T’s as part of the 2014 Live at the Garden series Saturday, July 12, at 7:30 p.m. at 750 Cherry Road. Tickets are $40. Visit liveatthegarden.com.
Lindenwood Christian Church resident artists Ryan Anthony and Gary Beard will present “American Salute” Sunday, July 13, at 4 p.m. at the church, 2400 Union Ave. Cost is free; no tickets required. Visit lindenwoodcc.com.