VOL. 7 | NO. 21 | Saturday, May 17, 2014
Bikesploitation 4 will be held Saturday, May 17, at 2 p.m. at the Metal Museum, 374 Metal Museum Drive. The event will include a live bicycle sculpture, photo booth, live music, film screenings and more. A bike parade and slow ride jam will begin at 11:50 a.m. at six starting points across Memphis. Visit bikesploitation.com for a schedule.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present “Rebirth of the Dream,” a concert inspired by the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Friday, May 16, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Tickets start at $15. Visit memphissymphony.org.
Memphis College of Art will present “Best in Class 2013/2014,” an exhibition of the best undergraduate artwork from the past academic year, Saturday, May 17, through July 11 in the Rust Hall main gallery, 1930 Poplar Ave. Visit mca.edu.
C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa will hold a volunteer day Saturday, May 17, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the museum, 1987 Indian Village Drive. Volunteers help sort artifacts, landscape gardens and trails, and more. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 785-3160.
Crosstown Arts will host a show for the first installment of Catherine Erb’s botanical series Saturday, May 17, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 18, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Crosstown Arts, 430 N. Cleveland St. Visit crosstownarts.org.
Gallery Ten Ninety One will hold a reception for “Celebrating Memphis in May: Art by Denise Rikard” Sunday, May 18, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the WKNO Digital Media Center, 7151 Cherry Farms Road. Art and jewelry will be on display through May 30. Call 458-2521.
The Memphis and Shelby County Office of Sustainability will hold an open house about the Mid-South Regional Greenprint and Sustainability Plan Tuesday, May 20, from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the North End Terminal, 444 N. Main St. Visit midsouthgreenprint.org.
Greater Memphis Chamber will present the Workforce Leadership Series lecture Wednesday, May 21, from 7:30 a.m. to noon at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The guest speaker is Cliff Yager, founder and managing partner of The Straight Skinny. Cost is $60 for members and $80 for nonmembers. RSVP to email@example.com or 543-3547.
The Memphis Challenge will continue the Power Lunch Series, Wednesday, May 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at EmergeMemphis, 516 Tennessee St. Christian Brothers University professor Bevalee Vitali will present “Maintaining Mindfulness: Well-Being and Your Career.” Tickets are $25. Visit memphischallenge.org.