VOL. 10 | NO. 30 | Saturday, July 22, 2017
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 exhibition features jewelry created as gifts for close family members. Visit metalmuseum.org.
The African Jazz Ensemble will wrap up Stax Museum’s Live in Studio A summer concert series Tuesday, July 25, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at 926 E. McLemore Ave. The concert is free for Shelby County residents (who get free museum admission with ID on Tuesday afternoons), and free with paid admission for out-of-towners. Visit staxmuseum.com.
Memphis Botanic Garden continues its 2017 Vine to Wine wine-tasting series with “It’s Wine-Thirty Somewhere!” Tuesday, July 25, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. Take your tastebuds on a tour around the world with wines from some of the hottest (and coolest) vacation spots. Tickets are $30 for members and $45 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com/winetastings for details.
Twilight Tuesday, Beale Street Landing’s free outdoor movie series, wraps up with a screening of “The Karate Kid” (original version) Tuesday, July 25, at 8:30 p.m. on the landing, 251 Riverside Drive. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and grab a spot on the landing’s sloping rooftop, with movies projected on a 24-foot screen at the bottom. Visit downtownmemphis.com for details.
Memphis Black Arts Alliance will present “Annie: The Musical” Thursday through Saturday, July 27-29, at the Kroc Center, 800 East Parkway S. Visit mbaafirehouse.org for details and tickets.