VOL. 131 | NO. 145 | Thursday, July 21, 2016
The Orpheum Theatre Summer Movie Series will feature “10 Things I Hate About You” on Thursday, July 21, 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.
Copeland Coaching will host a Building Your Personal Brand Workshop on Friday, July 22, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Emerge Memphis, 516 Tennessee St. Topics will include resumes and cover letters, LinkedIn, business cards, networking and more. Cost is free. Visit facebook.com/copelandcoaching for details and to RSVP.
Memphis Botanic Garden will hold its Pirate Picnic in My Big Backyard on Friday, July 22, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. Kids can create their own pirate flag; go on a botanical treasure hunt; and celebrate the opening of this year’s Idea Garden, the Lost Boys Lagoon. Bring your own pirate picnic. Cost is $5 for members and $8 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com or call 901-636-4131.
L’Ecole Culinaire will host its “Spanish Flare” cooking class for amateur chefs Friday, July 22, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at L’Ecole, 1245 N. Germantown Parkway. Learn to create classic tapas and authentic paella. Cost is $95; includes instruction, three-course meal and Spanish wine. Register at lecole.edu.
Germantown CycleBar will hold a pop-up Ride Your Heart Out cycling event to benefit the American Heart Association on Saturday, July 23, at 1:30 p.m. and 2:15 p.m. at the Exeter Village Shopping Center, 7685 Farmington Blvd. Cost is $50, which includes a reserved seat, three free CycleBar rides and a tank top. Visit cyclebar.com/community/cyclenation to sign up.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host New York Times bestselling author Ace Atkins for a discussion and signing of his latest novel, “The Innocents,” on Monday, July 25, at 6:30 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
The Arc Mid-South and its supporters will celebrate the 26th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act by hosting a rally Tuesday, July 26, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Hall of Mayors at Memphis City Hall, 125 N. Main St. Speakers include U.S. Attorney Edward Stanton, state Rep. G.A. Hardaway, and Ashley Cloud of Transformation for Autism. For more information, call 901-327-2473 or visit thearcmidsouth.org.