VOL. 132 | NO. 133 | Thursday, July 6, 2017
The Metal Museum will host Whet Thursday: Young Professionals on Thursday, July 6, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 374 Metal Museum Drive. Enjoy the museum and grounds for free while networking with other young professionals and enjoying food trucks and live music. Cost is free. Visit metalmuseum.org.
POTS@TheWorks will present the world premiere of “Victory Blues,” a winner of the 2015 NewWorks@TheWorks playwriting competition, Friday, July 7, through July 30 at TheatreWorks, 2085 Monroe Ave. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.
Church Health, UT Health Science Center and Le Bonheur will present The Art of Dinner Friday, July 7, at 6 p.m. in Church Health’s teaching kitchen at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. Chef Joshua House of L’Ecole Culinaire will guide participants through new, delicious dishes in this interactive cooking class. Bring your favorite wine or beer. Tickets are $50; proceeds benefit community nutrition programming at the Church Health Nutrition Hub. Visit churchhealth.org/events for tickets.
Girls Inc. of Memphis will host a Google ‘Made With Code’ coding party for girls ages 13-18 Saturday, July 8, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Girls Inc.’s administrative offices, 910 Vance Ave. Videos and activities will highlight the importance of coding and how it connects with girls’ everyday lives. Register at madewithcodememphis.eventbrite.com or call Girls Inc. at 901-523-0217 for more information.
Church Health will host a Saturday Morning Unwind Session on July 8 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.
Memphis Area Legal Services, the Memphis Bar Association and the Access to Justice Committee will host a free legal advice and counsel clinic Saturday, July 8, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Volunteer attorneys provide free legal assistance on a first-come, first-served basis the second Saturday of each month. Visit malsi.org.
Germantown Community Library will continue its Egyptology 101 series for adults and teens 13 and older with “Egyptology 101: Egyptian Mummies,” Monday, July 10, at 6:30 p.m. at the library, 1925 Exeter Road. Each introductory talk in the series is led by speakers from the University of Memphis’ Institute of Egyptian Art and Archaeology. Pre-registration required. Visit the library or call 901-757-7323.