VOL. 132 | NO. 156 | Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Aug. 9, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. in NovaCopy’s conference room, 7251 Appling Farms Parkway. Nancy Crawford from Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South will present “Latest Business Scams You Need to Know About.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.com.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will host Chamber Lunch in the Know: “Harnessing the Power of Digital” Wednesday, Aug. 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis, Medical Plaza 2, 6027 Walnut Grove Road. Cost is free for members; space is limited. Register at memphischamber.com or email email@example.com.
Indie Memphis will screen “Berlin Syndrome” as part of the Indie Wednesday film series Wednesday, Aug. 9, at 7 p.m. at Malco Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave. General admission is $10; Indie Memphis members get in free. Visit indiememphis.com to buy tickets and view an Indie Wednesday series schedule.
Elvis Week Highlights Elvis Week 2017 runs Friday, Aug. 11, through Saturday, Aug. 19, and will feature more than 40 events taking place at Graceland and other Memphis locations. Here are a few of the highlights:
Friday, Aug. 11: Elvis Fan Reunion, 2 p.m., Graceland Soundstage A (at Elvis Presley’s Memphis)
Saturday, Aug. 12: Elvis Presley 5K Run Benefiting Livitup, 8 a.m., gates of Graceland; The Auction at Graceland, auction of more than 300 Graceland-authenticated artifacts from private collectors, 12:30 p.m., Guest House at Graceland; The Gospel Music of Elvis Presley Celebration Concert, 8 p.m., Graceland Soundstage A
Sunday, Aug. 13: George Klein’s Elvis Mafia Reunion, 5 p.m., Alfred’s (197 Beale St.); A Salute to Sun Records hosted by John Paul Keith, 8 p.m., Graceland Soundstage A
Monday, Aug. 14: A Band of Legends Remembers Elvis, 8 p.m., Graceland Soundstage A
Tuesday, Aug. 15: Candlelight Vigil, quiet procession that usually lasts into the early morning hours as fans walk to Elvis’ gravesite and back in quiet remembrance, 8:30 p.m., gates of Graceland
Wednesday, Aug. 16: ELVIS: Live in Concert, a 40th anniversary celebration concert with full symphony orchestra, 8 p.m., FedExForum
Friday, Aug. 18: Inside the Archives, look inside the Graceland Archives to learn how artifacts are protected and see some of the unique and prized items it holds, 3 p.m., The Guest House at Graceland
For a complete list of events and ticket information, visit elvisweekmemphis.com.