VOL. 131 | NO. 95 | Thursday, May 12, 2016
‘Cooper-Young Pup Crawl, benefiting the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County, is scheduled for Thursday, May 12, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Ten Cooper-Young restaurants will offer canine-themed drinks for the evening and will donate 10 percent of sales from Pup Crawlers. Participants should first stop at the gazebo at Cooper Street and Young Avenue for a free wristband to ensure their sales are counted. Visit memphishumane.org.
Fisher & Phillips and HR Professionals Magazine will present the “One Day, Many Solutions” seminar on Friday, May 13, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The event will present practical solutions to problems for anyone who manages employees or makes decisions impacting the workplace. Cost is $125, which includes breakfast and lunch; two or more attendees from the same company are $95 each. Visit laborlawyers.com/2016-memphis-one-day to register.
Memphis College of Art will host the annual Digital Media Senior Showcase on Friday, May 13, at 6 p.m. in Rust Hall’s Callicott Auditorium, 1930 Poplar Ave. The free event will showcase eight films created by seniors in the digital media and animation programs. Visit mca.edu.
A2H will host Grace Askew in concert Friday, May 13, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the A2H Art Gallery, 3009 Davies Plantation Road. Suggested donation is $20; all proceeds go to the artist. Reservations are required. Visit a2h.com/concert-art-events/grace-askew to RSVP.
Buckman Performing & Fine Arts Center closes its 19th season with acoustic guitar legend Leo Kottke on Friday, May 13, at 8 p.m. at Buckman, 60 Perkins Road Extended. Buy tickets at buckmanartscenter.com.
Memphis Bar Association and Memphis Area Legal Services will host a free legal clinic on Saturday, May 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Volunteer attorneys provide free legal assistance on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit memphisbar.org.
The River Series, a concert series benefiting Maria Montessori School, will host the original lineup of Greg Cartwright’s Reigning Sound, performing for the first time in 10 years, along with Robby Grant and DJ Hot Tub Eric on Saturday, May 14, at 7 p.m. in the Harbor Town Amphitheater, 740 Harbor Bend Road. Minimum donation of $5 per person is requested at the door. Visit bit.ly/RiverSeries for details.