VOL. 131 | NO. 118 | Tuesday, June 14, 2016
The Orpheum Theatre will present a new production of “The Wizard of Oz” Tuesday through Sunday, June 14-19, at 203 S. Main St. Visit orpheum-memphis.com for showtimes and tickets.
Remington College will hold its 3 Lives Blood Drive on Tuesday, June 14, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at its Memphis campus, 2710 Nonconnah Blvd. The drive is part of a national effort to recruit minority blood donors and help supply local hospitals; Remington’s partner for the event is LifeBlood. Visit 3lives.com.
Sky Zone Memphis will host the local qualifier for the 2016 Ultimate Dodgeball Championship on Tuesday, June 14, at 5:30 p.m. at 5355 Distriplex Farms Drive, suite 102. Five- to eight-person teams will compete for a chance to travel to Las Vegas, where the eight best teams in the world will compete for $50,000. Teams can visit skyzone.com/udc to register in advance.
Tenth annual Belvedere Chamber Music Festival will take place Wednesday through Saturday, June 15-18, at Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 1720 Peabody Ave. Concerts start at 7:30 each night; Thursday will also include a 3 p.m. concert. Visit belvederefestival.org for details.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, June 15, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the University of Phoenix–Memphis campus, 65 Germantown Court, first floor. Sally Baker of The Source (home/garage organization and estate sales) will present “The Source Does It All: We Change Your Life.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
The Center City Development Corp. board will meet Wednesday, June 15, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
Alzheimer’s Association will host its fifth annual Caregiver’s Conference, “Becoming an Empowered Caregiver,” on Thursday, June 16, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis (Garrett Auditorium), 6027 Walnut Grove Road. Cost is free; space is limited. Call 800-272-3900 or visit act.alz.org.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will host a workshop on government contracting Thursday, June 16, 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.