VOL. 131 | NO. 125 | Thursday, June 23, 2016
A public meeting/open house on the Pinch District redevelopment plans will be held Thursday, June 23, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Balinese Ballroom, 330 N. Main St. City and county leaders invite residents, property owners and other community stakeholders to offer input on a vision for The Pinch. For more information, contact Brett Roler at firstname.lastname@example.org or 901-575-0540.
Methodist North Hospital will host a community forum to address violent crime in the greater Memphis and Methodist North area on Thursday, June 23, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the hospital, 3960 New Covington Pike, meeting rooms 1-2. The panel will include state Rep. Antonio Parkinson, U.S. Attorney Ed Stanton, Lifeline to Success executive director DeAndre Brown Sr., and G.A.N.G. Inc. founder Joe Hunter. The forum is free and open to the public. For more information, call 901-516-0619.
South Main Trolley Night will be held Friday, June 24, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. Enjoy art exhibitions, live music, and shopping as businesses, galleries, restaurants and shops stay open late. Visit gosouthmain.com/trolley-night.html for details.
The Orpheum Theatre Summer Movie Series will feature “When Harry Met Sally” on Friday, June 24, 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.
Central Defense Staffing will host an open house job fair at Helen of Troy on Saturday, June 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Helen of Troy’s distribution center, 3890 U.S. 51 N. in Southaven. Individuals can tour the facility, meet hiring managers, learn about light industrial job opportunities and apply for positions. Applicants must be 18 or older with a high school diploma or GED and be able to pass a background check and drug screening.
Du Bois Consortium of Charter Schools will host an enrollment fair for those interested in learning about the Du Bois Arts and Technology Schools on Saturday, June 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 817 Brownlee Road in Whitehaven. The event will include a free health fair with screenings and giveaways from 9 a.m. to noon as part of Church Health Center’s Men Fit for Life Challenge. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Visit duboiscsc.org.