VOL. 131 | NO. 212 | Monday, October 24, 2016
Stax Museum of American Soul Music will continue its Motown Film Series with a screening of “The Mack” on Monday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. at the museum, 926 E. McLemore Ave. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; admission is pay-what-you-can at the door. Visit staxmuseum.com for details and a film series schedule.
The Orpheum Theatre will present “Jersey Boys,” the story of Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons, Tuesday through Sunday, Oct. 25-30, at 203 S. Main St. Visit orpheum-memphis.com for show times and tickets.
Memphis Botanic Garden will wrap up the 2016 Vine to Wine series with a “Spooky Spirits” themed tasting on Tuesday, Oct. 25, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. Each event features eight wines, beers or cocktails and light hors d’oeuvres. Tickets are $30 for members and $45 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Marisa Baggett, author of “Vegetarian Sushi Secrets: 101 Healthy and Delicious Recipes,” for a discussion and signing Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 6:30 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
Geeked Memphis will host the Memphis screening of “She Started It,” a new and empowering documentary following five female entrepreneurs, Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 7:30 p.m. at Malco Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the film’s producer and director, Nora Poggi, and Thuy Truong and Sheena Allen, whose stories are featured in the film. Tickets are $10; discounts available for groups of 10 or more. Visit geekedmemphis.co/shestartedit 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.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Oct. 26, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the University of Phoenix’s Memphis campus, 65 Germantown Court, first floor. The topic is The MasterMind Principle, based on the book “Think and Grow Rich” by Napoleon Hill. Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 901-482-0354.