VOL. 131 | NO. 140 | Thursday, July 14, 2016
Morton Museum of Collierville History will hold a lunch and learn Thursday, July 14, at 11 a.m. at 196 Main St. in Collierville. Judith Johnson will talk about the research and process involved with placing the Davis Porter House on the National Register of Historic Places. Call 901-457-2650.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Sybil MacBeth, author of spiritual coloring book “Pray and Color,” for a discussion and signing Thursday, July 14, at 6:30 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
The Orpheum Theatre Summer Movie Series will feature “Tootsie” on Thursday, July 14, at 7 p.m. at The Halloran Centre, 225 S. Main St. Adult tickets are $8; children 12 and younger are $6. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
Eclectic Eye will host a trunk show for Belgian brand theo eyewear and French brand Anne et Valentin on Friday July 15, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at its Collierville store, 3670 S. Houston Levee Road, suite 102, and Saturday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at its Midtown store, 242 S. Cooper St. Visit eclectic-eye.com.
The Orpheum Theatre Summer Movie Series will feature two movies on Friday, July 15: a matinee of “Muppet Treasure Island” at 2 p.m. and “North by Northwest” at 7 p.m., both at The Halloran Centre, 225 S. Main St. Adult tickets are $8 for each movie; children 12 and younger are $6. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
L’Ecole Culinaire will host its “Cooking in Season” cooking class for amateur chefs Friday, July 15, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at L’Ecole, 1245 N. Germantown Parkway. Learn to make bold dishes and a delectable dessert with ingredients you can find at the farmers market. Cost is $95; includes instruction, three-course meal and wine. Register at lecole.edu.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Cathryn J. Prince, discussing and signing “American Daredevil: The Extraordinary Life of Richard Halliburton, the World’s First Celebrity Travel Writer,” Saturday, July 16, at 2 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host a Garden Lit meeting to discuss David George Haskell’s “The Forest Unseen” on Monday, July 18, from 11 a.m. to noon at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. Meet fellow readers and discuss nature-based books at this series led by a certified Tennessee naturalist. Free with garden admission. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.