VOL. 131 | NO. 188 | Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Remington College will hold the 3 Lives blood drive for Lifeblood on Tuesday, Sept. 20, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at its Memphis campus, 2710 Nonconnah Blvd. The drive is part of a national effort to recruit minority blood donors and help supply local hospitals. Visit 3lives.com.
Patrick Accounting & Patrick Payroll will hold an open house and ribbon cutting at its new office Tuesday, Sept. 20, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 5570 Murray Ave. The ribbon cutting will take place at 11:30 a.m. Visit patrickaccounting.com or patrickpayroll.com.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the University of Phoenix’s Memphis campus, 65 Germantown Court, first floor. Juanita Hamilton of the city of Memphis will discuss the city’s down payment assistance programs. Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 901-482-0354.
Memphis Medical District Collaborative will hold a Freewheel district-wide group bicycle ride Wednesday, Sept. 21, at 6 p.m., departing from 600 Monroe Ave. The casual rides are free, and people are invited to bring their own bikes or reserve one from MMDC’s fleet. Visit facebook.com/wefreewheel for details.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will host a workshop titled “A Blueprint for Using Facebook to Grow Your Business” on Thursday, Sept. 22, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. Cost is free; registration required. Visit tsbdc.org/training for details.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host “Stalking Jack the Ripper” author Kerri Maniscalco for a discussion and book signing Thursday, Sept. 22, at 6:30 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
Live at the Garden summer concert series will wrap up its 2016 season with Sheryl Crow on Friday, Sept. 23, at 8:30 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Gates open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets start at $40. Visit liveatthegarden.com or call 901-636-4107.
Market on the Square will be held Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 24-25, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., on Trimble Place at Overton Square. Browse antiques, vintage goods, collectibles, jewelry, unique art and more in the open-air market, and enjoy live music and performances on the Tower Courtyard Stage. Entry is free. Visit overtonsquare.com for details.