VOL. 132 | NO. 147 | Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, July 26, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. in NovaCopy’s conference room, 7251 Appling Farms Parkway. The topic is The MasterMind Principle, based on the book “Think and Grow Rich” by Napoleon Hill. Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.com.
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.
The Greater Memphis Chamber and Greater Memphis IT Council will host a free mini-seminar titled Tech 101 Friday, July 28, from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, 1900 Union Ave. Local industry experts will address five topics to educate and improve your company’s IT efficiency. A light breakfast and lunch will be served for all attendees. Space is limited; register at events.memphischamber.com.
The Pink Palace Museum will host Family Science Night: Astronomy Friday, July 28, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the museum, 3050 Central Ave. Stargaze through a telescope on the mansion lawn with help from the Memphis Astronomical Society, explore outer space from the Sharpe Planetarium, participate in hands-on experiments, go on a “celestial scavenger hunt,” and more. Tickets are $10. Visit memphismuseums.org or call 901-636-2362.
Carriage Crossing’s Movie Mania series continues with a screening of “The Wild Life” Friday, July 28, at dusk in Central Park at the mall, 4674 Merchants Park Circle. Visitors are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs. Cost is free. Visit shopcarriagecrossing.com.
The Campbell Clinic Youth Sports Injury Prevention Symposium will be held Saturday, July 29, from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Bryan Campus Life Center at Rhodes College, 2000 North Parkway. Geared toward coaches, trainers, parents and others who work with youth in organized sports, the course will cover topics such as injury prevention, recognition and management of injuries when they happen, and guidelines for safely returning to sports. Memphis Grizzlies general manager Chris Wallace will present the keynote. Cost is free; lunch included. RSVP to 901-759-5490 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Church Health will host a Living Life Deliberately: Mindfulness Meditation in Daily Life class Monday, July 31, at noon in the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave. Rob Dove from Rhodes College Counseling will discuss how to practice meditation in ways that foster the ability to live deliberately. Email email@example.com with questions.