VOL. 131 | NO. 121 | Friday, June 17, 2016
The Summer Spectacular Party benefiting Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis, will be held Friday, June 17, from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Enjoy live music, silent auction, and outdoor putting and chipping contests. Tickers are $50 per person or $75 for a pair ($25 higher at the door). Visit bgcm.org.
Big Wig Ball 2016, benefiting Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, will take place Friday, June 17, at 7 p.m. at Annesdale Mansion, 1325 Lamar Ave. The “all VIP” ball includes upscale food and cocktails, live music and more. Tickets are $100; cocktail attire and wig recommended. Visit events.lebonheur.org/BigWigBall for details.
The city of Germantown continues the “Reel” Family Time Outdoor Movie Series with a screening of “Paddington” (PG) on Friday, June 17, at 8:30 p.m. at the Kiwanis Pavilion at Municipal Park, 1900 S. Germantown Road. Spread out on a blanket or chair and enjoy a movie under the stars. Cost is free; concessions available for purchase. Visit germantown-tn.gov.
Soulsville Record Swap will take place Saturday, June 18, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, 926 E. McLemore Ave. Shop rare 45s, 78s and LPs, Memphis music and more. Dealers from throughout the South are planning to attend. The Stax Museum will be selling deeply discounted CDs, books, apparel, and souvenirs. Regular admission is $5 or free with museum ticket; early bird admission (10 a.m.) is $10. Visit staxmuseum.com.
HireLive will host a sales and management career fair Tuesday, June 21, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 5069 Sanderlin Ave. Email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and bring 10-15 resumes to the event. Visit hirelive.com for details.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, June 22, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the University of Phoenix–Memphis, 65 Germantown Court, first floor. Author and speaker Bradley Harris will present “‘Me Talk Real Good’: Confessions of a Toastmaster.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Susan Branch, author of “Martha’s Vineyard – Isle of Dreams,” for a discussion and signing Wednesday, June 22, at 6:30 p.m. at 387 Perkins Road Extended. Line tickets are required to meet the author and are free with purchase of the book. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.