VOL. 131 | NO. 211 | Friday, October 21, 2016
Zoo Boo 2016 will be held Friday through Sunday, Oct. 21-23, and Oct. 27-31 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Memphis Zoo, 2000 Prentiss Place. Enjoy trick-or-treat stations, a not-so-haunted tour of Primate Canyon, Dracula’s Disco and more at this all-ages event. Advance tickets are $10 for members and $13 for nonmembers; day-of-event tickets are $2 more. Visit memphiszoo.org for details and tickets.
Wills for Heroes will be held Saturday, Oct. 22, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Part of a statewide series of clinics, Wills for Heroes will provide free wills, powers of attorney and advance directives for Tennessee’s firefighters, law enforcement officers and other emergency responders. Email Chasity Grice at cgrice@pgmlawyers for details.
David Lusk Gallery will hold an artist talk with Hans Schmitt-Matzen on Saturday, Oct. 22, at 11 a.m. at the gallery, 97 Tillman St. Schmitt-Matzen’s exhibition, “The Embodied Line,” will be on display through Nov. 12. Visit davidluskgallery.com.
Memphis Area Legal Services and Idlewild Presbyterian Church will host a Midtown legal clinic Saturday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to noon at Idlewild, 1750 Union Ave. Volunteer attorneys will be on hand to assist those in need for free with legal issues. This is a non-evangelical event; people of all beliefs are welcome. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County will host a volunteer orientation on Saturday, Oct. 22, at 10 a.m. at HSMSC, 935 Farm Road. The orientation is the first step to becoming a volunteer for the organization. Visit memphishumane.org or call 901-937-3900 for details.
Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host its seventh annual Art on Fire Saturday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. at Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. The fall party for the 21-and-older crowd will include a bonfire, live music, silent auction and more. Advance tickets are $60 for members and $75 for nonmembers; admission at the door is $75. Visit dixon.org for details.
Leadership Memphis will host its ninth annual Multicultural Breakfast on Wednesday, Oct. 26, from 7:45 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Kenneth S. Robinson, president and CEO of United Way of the Mid-South, will present the keynote. Tickets are $50 and can be purchased at eventbrite.com through Monday, Oct. 24.