VOL. 129 | NO. 179 | Monday, September 15, 2014
Methodist Olive Branch Hospital will hold an educational seminar on surgical weight loss options with Dr. George Woodman and staff Monday, Sept. 15, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the hospital, 4250 Bethel Road. Call 516-0611.
Creative Aging will present the Aging Creatively Workshop Tuesday, Sept. 16, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at The Community Foundation, 1900 Union Ave. Attendees will learn how creativity can be used to help maximize cognitive, physical and emotional health as one ages. Registration is $25. Visit creativeagingmidsouth.org or call 272-3434.
Remington College Memphis campus will hold the 3 Lives blood drive, a national effort to recruit minority blood donors, Tuesday, Sept. 16, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Remington, 2710 Nonconnah Blvd. Visit 3lives.com.
United States Navy Band Country Current will perform in Memphis as part of its 2014 tour Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 6:30 p.m. in Handy Park, 200 Beale St. The seven-member ensemble performs a blend of modern country music and cutting-edge bluegrass. Cost is free. Visit www.navyband.navy.mil/national_tour.shtml.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host “The Language of Silence” author Peggy Webb for a discussion and book signing Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 6:30 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
Germantown Performing Arts Center and Indie Memphis will host a free screening of the documentary “Searching for Sugar Man” Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 7 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. Visit gpacweb.com.
The Orpheum Theatre will present “Black Angels Over Tuskegee,” a dramatic play about the Tuskegee Airmen, Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 7 p.m. at The Orpheum, 203 S. Main St. Buy tickets at orpheum-memphis.com.
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, Sept. 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Phil Trenary, president and CEO of the Greater Memphis Chamber, will present “Selling Memphis: locally, nationally and internationally.” Cost for nonmembers is $30 in advance or $35 at the door. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
AIA Memphis will host its Third Thursday Lecture on Local Design on Thursday, Sept. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.