VOL. 131 | NO. 226 | Friday, November 11, 2016
Youth Ballet Memphis will present its fall mixed repertory show, “Escapades,” Friday through Sunday, Nov. 11-13, at the Ballet Memphis studios, 7950 Trinity Road. The performance will feature six new works created by Ballet Memphis company members, Youth Ballet Memphis director Janet Parke, and members of the youth ballet company. Tickets are $10 and $15 at balletmemphis.org, by phone at 901-737-7322 and at the door (if available).
HeartLight 2016, benefiting Agape Child & Family Services, will be held Friday, Nov. 11, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at New Direction Church, 6120 Winchester Road. Actress and human right activist Cicely Tyson, best known for her roles in “Fried Green Tomatoes,” “Sounder” and “The Help,” will be the keynote speaker. Tickets are $30. Visit agapemeanslove.org/hl16 for details.
Emory University and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center will hold a holistic health fair for Emory Cares International Service Day Saturday, Nov. 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Church Health Wellness, 1115 Union Ave. Free and open to the public, the fair will include health screenings, flu vaccines, living will legal aid, and other services to address the financial, spiritual and legal needs of the community.
Memphis Bar Association and Memphis Area Legal Services will host a free legal clinic on Saturday, Nov. 12, 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.
Germantown Performing Arts Center will host the John Hiatt Trio in concert Saturday, Nov. 12, at 8 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. Buy tickets at gpacweb.com.
Mid-South Coalition for Comfort Care and Bioethics will hold a consumer education presentation Sunday, Nov. 13, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave., meeting room A. Topics include strategies for communicating more clearly with your doctor, plus your rights to clear and understandable health information. Contact Emily Fox-Hill at firstname.lastname@example.org or 901-626-4233 for details.-
The Metal Museum will hold and opening reception for Tributaries: Cozette Phillips Sunday, Nov. 13, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the museum, 374 Metal Museum Drive. Phillips, a former Metal Museum artist in residence, will discuss her process and work at a 2 p.m. gallery talk in the Keeler and Sturm Galleries. Visit metalmuseum.org.