VOL. 130 | NO. 134 | Monday, July 13, 2015
The Orpheum Theatre will present “Motown: The Musical” Tuesday, July 14, through July 19 at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Buy tickets at orpheum-memphis.com.
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. will meet Tuesday, July 14, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
West Tennessee Home Builders Association will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony to dedicate its new Memphis headquarters Tuesday, July 14, at 5 p.m. at 5400 Poplar Ave. Visit westtnhba.com or call 901-756-4500.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host a Food Truck Garden Party Tuesday, July 14, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. The event will feature live music, cash bar and food trucks, plus the new Memphis Parent Play Zone, featuring activities for families and kids. Tickets are $5 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
On Location: Memphis Shorts Festival will continue with screenings of short animated films Tuesday, July 14, at 7 p.m. at Hard Rock Café, 126 Beale St. The audience will give on-the-spot reviews to determine which is screened in the OL:M International Film and Music Festival in September. Cost is free. Visit onlocationmemphis.org.
Twilight Tuesday, Beale Street Landing’s free outdoor movie series, will feature “Star Trek: The Future Begins” Tuesday, July 14, at 8:30 p.m. on the roof of Beale Street Landing, 251 Riverside Drive. Bring a blanket and enjoy a to-go order from Riverfront Bar & Grill or a nearby food truck. Visit memphisriverfront.com.
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, July 15, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. will speak. Cost for nonmembers is $35. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
Black Business Association of Memphis will host a Business Owners Coaching Circle event Thursday, July 16, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. Ricky Tucker, BBA director of business services, will discuss “The 10 Biggest Challenges Facing Small Businesses.” RSVP at 901-526-9300.
The Pink Palace will host Young Professionals Beer/Wine and a Movie Night on Thursday, July 16, at 6 p.m. at the museum, 3050 Central Ave. Tickets are $15 and include food, drinks and a screening of “Groundhog Day.” Visit memphismuseums.org or call 901-636-2362.