VOL. 131 | NO. 126 | Friday, June 24, 2016
David Lusk Gallery will host an opening reception for Tim Crowder’s “Accumulator” and Kelly S. Williams’ “The Playbook” on Friday, June 24, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the gallery, 97 Tillman St. Visit davidluskgallery.com.
Central Defense Staffing will hold 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. Job seekers can tour the facility, meet hiring managers, and apply for light industrial 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.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host “100 Things to Do in Memphis Before You Die” author Samantha Crespo for a discussion and signing, along with the kickoff of Booksellers’ 100 Things in the 901 Contest, on Saturday, June 25, at 2 p.m. at 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com for details.
Overton Square will host the Chalk the Courtyard, a kid-friendly art event, on Sunday, June 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Tower Courtyard at Overton Square, 2101 Madison Ave. Pick up provided chalk and claim your art space with The Art Project Memphis, with pizza giveaways from Memphis Pizza Cafe. Cost is free; advanced registration not required. Visit overtonsquare.com.
Memphis Public Library will host a Beatles lecture with musicologist Dulais Rhys on Sunday, June 26, from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Cost is free. Visit memphislibrary.org.
Live at the Garden summer concert series will feature Gregg Allman on Sunday, June 26, at 8 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road., Gates open at 6 p.m. General admission lawn seating is $40. Visit liveatthegarden.com or call 901-636-4107.