VOL. 131 | NO. 22 | Monday, February 1, 2016
Greater Memphis IT Council will host a Tech Tuesday event on Tuesday, Feb. 2, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, 1900 Union Ave. Mark Stephens of First Horizon Corp. will present “Dashboards & Data Analytics.” Register at memphisitcouncil.com.
Radian Partners will present a retirement planning workshop for those interested in learning about estate planning Tuesday, Feb. 2, and Feb. 9 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Bartlett Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road. The course is sponsored by UT Martin. Cost is $59 for two people and includes both sessions and instructional materials. RSVP at 731-881-7082 or visit utm.edu.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will present an introductory course titled “How to Start a Small Business” Thursday, Feb. 4, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. Cost is free; registration required. Visit tsbdc.org/training for details.
Ballet Memphis and The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host An Evening with Ballet Memphis: “Places” on Thursday, Feb. 4, at 7 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Enjoy a night of drinks, discussion and dance with the minds behind Ballet Memphis’ latest show. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
Buckman Performing & Fine Arts Center will host Street Beat on Friday, Feb. 5, at 7 p.m. at Buckman, 60 Perkins Road Extended. The theatrical ensemble fuses high-energy acrobatics, urban dance, audience participation and percussive everyday-objects-turned-instruments. Buy tickets at buckmanartscenter.com.
The Pink Palace Museum will exhibit “Nature Unleashed: Inside Natural Disasters” Saturday, Feb. 6, through May 1 at the museum, 3050 Central Ave. The exhibit explores the science behind earthquakes, tornadoes and other natural phenomena and highlights their impact on human lives. Visit memphismuseums.org.
The Orpheum Theatre will present 2014 Tony Award winner “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder” Tuesday, Feb. 9, through Feb. 14 at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Buy tickets at orpheum-memphis.com.
Cadence Bank and MIFA will hold a Cadence Community Connection @ MIFA session on credit recovery Wednesday, Feb. 10, from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at the MIFA Family Center, 910 Vance Ave. The session will cover how to take charge of your credit. Cost is free. Visit mifa.org.