VOL. 131 | NO. 152 | Monday, August 1, 2016
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Coloring Between the Wines on Tuesday, Aug. 2, at 6 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Unwind and color adult coloring books from Thunder Bay Press while enjoying wine and snacks. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development’s mobile Career Coach will be at the Millington Public Library on Wednesday, Aug. 3, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at 4858 Navy Road. Career Coach staff will help people create resumes and register with jobs4tn.gov, where more than 200,000 jobs are available.
Metal Museum will host its Pokemon Go-themed Whet Thursday on Aug. 4 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 374 Metal Museum Drive. Attendees can enjoy free museum admission, food, live music and a hands-on activity while catching all the Pokemon they can find. Cost is free. Visit metalmuseum.org.
Memphis Botanic Garden will hold an opening reception for “plant & press & print,” monotypes by Caroline Coolidge Brown, on Thursday, Aug. 4, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Fratelli’s Cafe Gallery at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. The exhibition is on display through Aug. 30. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Cooper Young Festival kickoff party/poster unveiling will take place Thursday, Aug. 4, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at CoWork Memphis, 902 S. Cooper St. Coloring book author Jenean Morrison will be on hand to describe the process she used to come up with her original poster idea. Visit cooperyoungfestival.com.
David Lusk Gallery will hold an opening reception for its “Price is Right” exhibition Friday, Aug. 5, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at DLG, 97 Tillman St. Around 35 artists will display works priced at $1,000 or less at this exhibition, which runs through Aug. 27. Visit davidluskgallery.com.
Eclectic Eye will hold an opening reception for “Natural Abstractions” by Jamie Zanone Allen on Friday, Aug. 5, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in its Midtown showroom, 242 S. Cooper St. Visit eclectic-eye.com.
Memphis Botanic Garden will hold the Firefly Glow Party on Friday, Aug. 5, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. This family end-of-summer event will feature shining crafts to take home, luminescence experiments and dance party. Tickets are $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers. Reservations required; visit memphisbotanicgarden.com or call 901-636-4131.