VOL. 8 | NO. 25 | Saturday, June 13, 2015
Luna Nova Ensemble will present the ninth annual Belvedere Chamber Music Festival Wednesday, June 17, through Saturday, June 20. Evening concerts are at 7:30 p.m. each night at Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 1750 Peabody Ave. Afternoon concerts are Friday and Saturday at 3:30 p.m. at the Beethoven Club, 263 S. McLean Blvd. Admission is free. Visit lunanova.org.
City South Ventures will host Another Evening With Friends of the Fort on Saturday, June 13, from 5 p.m. to midnight at the historic U.S. Marine Hospital, 360 Metal Museum Drive. The event will include live music, craft beer and barbecue, and guided tours of the hospital every 30 minutes from 5:30 to 7:30. Tickets are $25. Visit facebook.com/frenchfortmemphis for details.
AIA Memphis will host its Design Auction Saturday, June 13, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 409 S. Main St. The auction features a curated collection of original works and authorized reproductions from iconic designers. Tickets are $35. Visit aiamemphis.org.
“Ride for Life” Bike-a-thon for Organ & Tissue Donation Awareness will be held Sunday, June 14, at 7 a.m. at Memorial Park, 5668 Poplar Ave. The cycling event includes a 25-mile ride, 1-mile kids fun ride, and post-ride entertainment and breakfast. Register at midsouthtransplantrfl.racesonline.com.
Ballet on Wheels Dance School & Company will present Disney’s “The Princess and the Frog” Saturday, June 13, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, June 14, at 2:30 p.m. at The Kroc Center, 800 East Parkway. Tickets are $20. Visit balletonwheels.org.
The Metal Museum will host a gallery talk and opening reception for “Tributaries: Seth Gould” Sunday, June 14, at the museum, 374 Metal Museum Drive. The gallery talk begins at 1:30 p.m.; the reception runs from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Visit metalmuseum.org.
Page Robbins Adult Day Center will host a free dementia care presentation Monday, June 15, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. or 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Germantown Presbyterian Church, 2363 Germantown Road S. David Troxel, co-founder of the Best Friends Approach, will speak followed by a Q&A. Cost is free. Visit pagerobbins.org.
Memphis Blues Society and Overton Square will host a Bluesday Tuesday concert featuring Darren Jay Fallas with guest Papa Don McMinn Tuesday, June 16, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Tower Courtyard, 2101 Madison Ave. Cost is free. Visit overtonsquare.com.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Hampton Sides, author of “In the Kingdom of Ice,” for a discussion and signing Thursday, June 18, at 6:30 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.