VOL. 130 | NO. 185 | Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Metal Museum will host Repair Days Weekend Thursday, Sept. 24, through Sunday, Sept. 27, at the museum, 374 Metal Museum Drive. Metalsmiths from around the country will be on hand to repair broken metal objects; all proceeds benefit the museum. Visit metalmuseum.org for a schedule of activities.
The Daily News will present a free breakfast seminar demonstrating The Daily News Online’s tools and features Thursday, Sept. 24, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the Germantown Conference Center, 1900 S. Germantown Road. Attendees receive a free five-day trial subscription to The Daily News Online. Email email@example.com to register.
Downtown Memphis Commission will present the 2015 Downtown Vision Awards during the South Main Street Party Thursday, Sept. 24, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at The Chisca on Main, 272 S. Main St. The event will include live entertainment, beer and food-truck fare, and the awards presentation at 5:30 p.m. Admission is free. Visit downtownmemphis.com.
Vaco Memphis will present GRID Happy Hour, a gathering of young public accounting professionals, Thursday, Sept. 24, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Schweinhaus, 2110 Madison Ave. Cost is free. Visit vaco.com/memphis for details.
AIA Memphis will host “From Silence to Light,” a sanctioned Architecture Month lecture, Thursday, Sept. 24, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. in Buckman Hall at Rhodes College, 2000 North Parkway. University of Memphis professor James F. Williamson will discuss Louis I. Kahn’s teaching legacy for arts education. Admission is free. Visit aiamemphis.org.
Art for a Smart Start will be held Thursday, Sept. 24, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Crosstown Arts, 430 N. Cleveland St. A portion of proceeds from sales will directly support Books from Birth. For details, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 901-820-4503.
The Orpheum Theatre will recognize longtime president and CEO Pat Halloran with a roast Thursday, Sept. 24, at 6:30 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Tickets are $250; proceeds benefit the Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
Carriage Crossing will screen “The Lego Movie” as part of its eighth annual Movie Mania series Friday, Sept. 25, at dusk in Central Park at the mall, 4674 Merchants Park Circle. Visitors are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs. Cost is free. Visit shopcarriagecrossing.com.