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VOL. 131 | NO. 75 | Thursday, April 14, 2016

Events

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Teach901 will hold a job fair Thursday, April 14, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Salvation Army Kroc Center, 800 East Parkway S. More than 30 school operators are hiring for more than 200 available positions for the 2016-2017 academic year. For details and to register, visit teach901.com.

Hard Rock Cafe Memphis and MIFA will host the Lip Sync Plus Grand Championship on Thursday, April 14, at 6 p.m. at Hard Rock, 126 Beale St. Finalists from MIFA’s online lip-syncing contest will compete against Memphis notables in this benefit for the MIFA Emergency Services program. Cost is $50, which include food and first drink. Buy advance tickets at mifa.org.

Memphis Botanic Garden will hold the Spring’s Best Plant Sale on Friday and Saturday, April 15-16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 750 Cherry Road. MBG’s largest sale of the year features a wide assortment of plants plus specialty garden items by local artisans. Admission is free. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.

New Memphis Institute will host a free “Memphis 101” class Friday at 11:30 a.m. at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. The seminar is a crash course in Memphis culture and draws conclusions between Memphis’ history and the city’s current state. Lunch is provided; RSVP is required. Visit newmemphis.org.

Memphis Public Libraries in partnership with Levitt Shell will host the Stax Music Academy sextet & vocalist as part of the 5 Fridays of Jazz series on Friday, April 15, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Admission is free. For details, visit twitter.com/memphislibrary or call 901-415-2846.

The Booksellers at Laurelwood and Christian Brothers University will host a Memphis Reads event with author Erik Larson on Friday, April 15, at 7 p.m. in the CBU Theater, 650 East Parkway S. Single and couples tickets are $15 and include a copy of “Dead Wake,” Larson’s book about the sinking of the Lusitania; students get in free with student ID. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.

Buckman Performing & Fine Arts Center will host Sierra Leone’s Refugee All-Stars on Saturday, April 16, at 8 p.m. at Buckman, 60 Perkins Road Extended. The band consists of musicians who met in Guinea refugee camps while fleeing attacks in Sierra Leone. Buy tickets at buckmanartscenter.com.

RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 0 133 1,342
MORTGAGES 0 131 1,047
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 20 39 190
BUILDING PERMITS 0 305 3,056
BANKRUPTCIES 17 135 753
BUSINESS LICENSES 0 53 329
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 0 0 0
MARRIAGE LICENSES 0 0 0