VOL. 132 | NO. 143 | Thursday, July 20, 2017
The Metal Museum will host the “Cu in Summer: Inspirations” opening reception and sale Thursday, July 20, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 374 Metal Museum Drive. The exhibition features works created by students ages 14-17 who participated in the museum’s six-week summer program. All proceeds go directly to the students. Visit metalmuseum.org.
Church Health will offer its Living Well class, a free two-hour session that addresses the fitness and nutrition needs of those with chronic health conditions, Thursday, July 20, at 5:30 p.m. at Church Health, 1350 Concourse Ave., suite 142. Preregistration is not required. Contact Erica Perkins at firstname.lastname@example.org or 901-701-2231 with questions.
Morris Auction Group will facilitate auction of surplus Shelby County Schools assets Friday, July 21, at 9 a.m. at 1384 Farmville Road. More than 1,100 item are for sale, including custodial and janitorial equipment; food services equipment; lawnmowers and weed trimmers; two Ford vans; and more. Open to the public; no cost to bid or register. Visit morrisauctiongroup.com for details.
The Carpenter Art Garden will host an art show to celebrate its fifth anniversary Friday, July 21, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 295 Carpenter St. The show will feature artwork for sale by children from Binghampton and the artists who’ve taught them. Attendees also will be able to tour Carpenter Art Garden properties. Admission is $20 at the door; proceeds benefit the Carpenter Art Garden.
Church Health will host a Saturday Morning Unwind Session on July 22 at 9:30 a.m. in its meditation chapel at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. Unwind and refocus with mindfulness expert Greg Graber. Free and open to the public. Visit churchhealth.org/events for details.
The Metal Museum will hold an opening reception and gallery talk for L. Brent Kington’s “With Love, From Brent” exhibition Sunday, July 23 from noon to 2 p.m. at 374 Metal Museum Drive. The show features jewelry created for close family members. Visit metalmuseum.org.
Germantown Community Library will wrap up its Egyptology 101 series for adults and teens 13 and older with “Egyptology 101: How to Write Like an Egyptian,” Monday, July 24, at 6:30 p.m. at the library, 1925 Exeter Road. Speakers from the University of Memphis’ Institute of Egyptian Art and Archaeology will lead the talk. Pre-registration required. Visit the library or call 901-757-7323.