VOL. 9 | NO. 7 | Saturday, February 13, 2016
Memphis Jewish Community Center will kick off the third annual Morris and Mollye Fogelman International Jewish Film Festival with a screening of “Dough” Tuesday, Feb. 16, at 7:30 p.m. at Malco Paradiso, 584 S. Mendenhall Road. Tickets are $7 for the community; $5 for MJCC and Indie Memphis members. Other screenings continue through Feb. 28. Visit jccmemphis.org/film for a schedule.
Memphis pianist Steve Katz and clarinetist Graham Warr will perform a Valentine’s Day concert honoring MIFA on Sunday, Feb. 14, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Amro Music auditorium, 2918 Poplar Ave. Donations to MIFA are welcome but not required. Call 901-529-4544 for details.
Teach901, in conjunction with Teacher Town USA, will hold a job fair Tuesday, Feb. 16, 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.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Feb. 17, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the University of Phoenix–Memphis campus, 65 Germantown Court, first floor. Jana Cardona, regional director of Business Networking International, will present “How to Get Results When Networking.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will host a workshop on government contracting Thursday, Feb. 18, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. The University of Tennessee’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center will teach small-business owners how to successfully compete for government contracts. Cost is free; registration required. Visit tsbdc.org/training for details.
A public meeting on the Overton Park parking and traffic plan will be held Thursday, Feb. 18, at 6 p.m. at the Brooks Museum of Art, 1934 Poplar Ave. Consultants will present a menu of design concepts for evaluation. Visit overtonpark.org/plan for details.
SCORE Memphis will host a workshop titled “Crowdfunding 101” Thursday, Feb. 18, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave., third floor. Cost is free; pre-registration required. Visit scorememphis.org.
Luna Nova Music will perform a “Shakespeare in Love” concert, featuring works inspired by William Shakespeare, Thursday, Feb. 18, at 6:30 p.m. at Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 1720 Peabody Ave. Visit lunanova.org for details; call the church at 901-272-7425 to purchase tickets by Feb. 16.
Germantown Community Library will host a black-tie “Casablanca” screening party Saturday, Feb. 20, at 2 p.m. at 1925 Exeter Road. Enjoy trivia and a costume runway, then share hors d’oeuvres (bring a dish to share) during the screening. Fancy dress recommended; pre-registration required. Visit the library or call 901-757-7323.