VOL. 131 | NO. 115 | Thursday, June 9, 2016
Beale Street Tourism Development Authority will meet Thursday, June 9, at 4:30 p.m. in the second-floor conference room of the Memphis Grizzlies office in FedExForum, 191 Beale St. Visit shelbycountytn.gov for an agenda.
The Sisterhood Showcase kicks off with Cocktails & Conversations on Thursday, June 9, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Halloran Centre, 203 S. Main St. The evening will feature successful small-business owners and local social media influencers sharing their entrepreneurial stories. Tickets are $10, or free with a two-day Sisterhood Showcase pass. Visit thesisterhoodshowcase.com.
The Orpheum Theatre Summer Movie Series will feature “The Sound of Music” on Thursday, June 9, at 7 p.m. at The Orpheum, 203 S. Main St. Adult tickets are $8; children 12 and younger are $6. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
West Tennessee Home Builders Association will bring back the Mid-South Parade of Homes on select days from Friday, June 10, through June 26. Twenty-two homes across the Mid-South will be showcased. Tickets are free at Siano Appliance Distributors and Regions Bank locations, Visit midsouthparade.com.
Memphis Potters’ Guild will hold its annual spring show and sale Friday through Sunday, June 10-12, at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Items include porcelain, stoneware and earthenware works by local artisans. Admission is free. Visit thememphispottersguild.com for hours and details.
Literacy Mid-South will host its Literatini benefit on Friday, June 10, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at The Booksellers at Laurelwood, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Enjoy live music and a “martini death match” as you sample cocktails and food from local bars and restaurants. Tickets are $50 for individuals and $75 for couples. Visit literacymidsouth.org.
The city of Germantown continues the “Reel” Family Time Outdoor Movie Series with a screening of “Hotel Transylvania 2” (PG) on Friday, June 10, at 8:15 p.m. at the Kiwanis Pavilion at Municipal Park, 1900 S. Germantown Road. Spread out on the lawn with a comfy blanket or chair and enjoy a movie under the stars. Cost is free; concessions available for purchase. Visit germantown-tn.gov.
Live at the Garden summer concert series will kick off with Heart on Friday, June 10, at 8:30 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road., Gates open at 6:30 p.m. General admission lawn seating is $40. Visit liveatthegarden.com or call 901-636-4107.