VOL. 131 | NO. 45 | Thursday, March 3, 2016
Company d Dancers will perform “LOCAL, Dancing through time … places in Memphis” on Thursday and Friday, March 3-4, at 7 p.m. at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Road. This collaboration unites some of Memphis’ most talented artists with Company d’s dancers, all of whom are young adults with Down syndrome. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Visit facebook.com/companyddancers for details and tickets.
David Lusk Gallery will host an artist talk by Jared Small, who created this year’s Memphis in May poster honoring Canada, on Thursday, March 3, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at DLG’s new location, 97 Tillman St. Visit davidluskgallery.com.
Shelby County Schools will host informational meetings about 2016-2017 rezoning plans on Thursday, March 3, at 6 p.m. at Chimneyrock Elementary, 8601 Chimney Rock Blvd., and Kate Bond Elementary, 2727 Kate Bond Road. The meetings pertain to rezoning plans already confirmed for 2016-17. Visit scsk12.org.
Marcus Orr Center for the Humanities at the University of Memphis will open its spring lecture series with the Simco Lecture on Thursday, March 3, at 6 p.m. (reception 5:30 p.m.) in the University Center Theater, 499 University St. MIT philosopher Sally Haslanger will present “Beyond Belief: Racism and Social Critique.” Cost is free. Visit memphis.edu/moch for details.
City of Germantown will celebrate Arbor Day on Friday, March 4, with a dogwood tree giveaway from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the Germantown Crossing shopping center (Farmington Boulevard at Germantown Road), followed by the Farm Park fruit tree sale from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Bobby Lanier Farm Park, 2660 Cross Country Drive. Rain date is March 5. Contact Joni Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
University of Tennessee Health Science Center will host Food Truck Day at UTHSC on Friday, March 4, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 930 Madison Ave. Visit uthsc.edu.
Gallery Ten Ninety One will host a reception for “New Works by Tim Andrew and Joel Hilgenberg” on Friday, March 4, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the WKNO Digital Media Center, 7151 Cherry Farms Road. Call 901-458-2521.
Ballet on Wheels, Cordova High School Orchestra and special guest PRIZM Ensemble will perform a community concert Friday, March 4, at 7 p.m. at Buckman Performing & Fine Arts Center, 60 Perkins Road Extended. Cost is free; online registration required. Visit balletonwheels.org.