VOL. 130 | NO. 109 | Friday, June 5, 2015
Cooper Young Art Tour will be held Friday, June 5, at 6 p.m. in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Jay Etkin, owner of Jay Etkin gallery, creates art exhibitions at pop-up galleries at businesses throughout the neighborhood. Visit cooperyoung.com or call 901-550-0064.
Memphis BoyChoir, GirlChoir, Chamber Choir and members of the Memphis Symphony Orchestra will perform Friday, June 5, at 7:30 p.m. at Saint John’s Episcopal Church, 3245 Central Ave. Admission is a freewill offering. Visit memphisboychoir.org.
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will present “The Art of Video Games” Saturday, June 6, through Sept. 13 at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the exhibit explores the 40-year evolution of video games as an art form. Visit brooksmuseum.org.
Pink Palace Museum will host a grand opening of the “Wicked Plants” exhibit Saturday, June 6, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the museum, 3050 Central Ave. Amy Stewart, author of “Wicked Plants,” will be on hand for a meet and greet and book signing. The exhibit will be on display through Sept. 7. Visit memphismuseums.org.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis will dedicate homes built during its Spring 2015 Build in the Uptown neighborhood Saturday, June 6, at 11 a.m. at 583 N. Fourth St. Four new Habitat homeowners will receive keys to their own home. Visit memphishabitat.com.
T.O. Fuller State Park will host a National Trails Day hike Saturday, June 6, at 1 p.m. starting at the visitors center, 1500 W. Mitchell Road. The 2-mile hike along the Discovery Trail will be followed by a birds of prey program. Cost is free. For details, contact the park office at 901-543-7581 or email@example.com.
DeNeuville Learning Center will hold the second annual Brewville @ DeNeuville Saturday, June 6, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at DeNeuville, 190 S. Cooper St. The fundraiser will feature a homebrew competition, food, Memphis Made beer, live music and more. Tickets are $35 for individuals, $60 for couples and $20 for designated drivers. Visit deneuvillecenter.org.
Israel Fest will be held Sunday, June 7, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Audubon Park, location between Cancer Survivors Park and Memphis Botanic Garden. The event will include live music, education tent, children’s events, falafel-eating contest and more. Admission is free. Visit memphisfoi.org.