VOL. 129 | NO. 85 | Thursday, May 1, 2014
The Downtown Alive concert series continues Thursday, May 1, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Court Square. Earl “The Pearl” Banks and The Memphis Dawls will perform. The free series, produced by the Downtown Memphis Commission and Memphis Music Foundation, continues Thursdays through June 26. Visit downtownmemphis.com for a schedule.
Cooper Young Night Out will be held Thursday, May 1, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at businesses in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Visit cooperyoung.biz for a list of activities.
Overton Square will hold a Thursdays Squared concert Thursday, May 1, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. in the Tower Courtyard at Trimble Place and Florence Street. Ghost Town Blues Band and Mighty Souls Brass Band will perform. The series continues through Aug. 28. Visit thursdayssquared.com for a schedule.
The Peabody will host a rooftop party Thursday, May 1, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Aquanet will perform. Tickets are $10. The series continues Thursdays through Aug. 14. Visit peabodymemphis.com for a schedule.
Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host Food Truck Friday on May 2 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 Fridays through September. Visit dixon.org for a schedule.
In-Synk will host a Leadership Lunch and Learn discussing Daniel Kahneman’s book “Thinking, Fast and Slow” Friday, May 2, 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 will hold a Heart to Heart heart disease support group meeting Friday, May 2, at 1 p.m. in the hospital’s Center of Excellence in Faith and Health, 1265 Union Ave. The topic is “EMS Your Partner and Saving Lives.” Call 516-7435.
Church Health Center will host an opening reception for Jeanne Reynolds’ “Renew” Friday, May 2, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Church Health Center Wellness gallery, 1115 Union Ave. Visit churchhealthcenter.org.