VOL. 132 | NO. 100 | Friday, May 19, 2017
Germantown Community Theatre will present Ken Ludwig’s murder mystery “The Game’s Afoot” Friday, May 19, through June 4 at GCT, 3037 Forest Hill-Irene Road. Visit gctcomeplay.org for show times and tickets.
Carriage Crossing’s Movie Mania series continues with a screening of “Finding Dory” Friday, May 19, 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 Cooper-Young Garden Walk 2017 will take place Saturday and Sunday, May 20-21, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tour more than 75 Cooper-Young gardens; visit educational booths and art studios; hear from keynote speaker Lisa Orgler of Paper Garden Workshop (3:30 p.m. each day); and enjoy discounts at many Cooper-Young businesses. Tickets are $20. Visit cygardenwalk.eventsmart.com.
Germantown Community Library will present the How-To Fest Saturday, May 20, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the library, 1925 Exeter Road. DIY enthusiasts can learn from experts hosting demonstrations in dozens of topics, from raising backyard chickens to jewelry making, woodworking and more. Cost is free. Call 901-757-READ.
The Arc Mid-South’s annual International Tea will be held Saturday, May 20, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Kroc Center, 800 East Parkway S. Emceed by Amy Speropoulos, host of “Local Memphis Live,” the event will feature international foods, fashion, dance and music. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at thearcmidsouth.org/tea or at the door.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host the four-legged-friendly Dog Day at the Garden Sunday, May 21, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. Enter contests, keep cool in the Hot Diggity Dog Kiddie Pool and visit the Doggie Expo for resources on raising a happy, healthy pup. Tickets are $5 for members and $10 for nonmembers at the gate. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com for details.
River Series, a concert series benefiting Maria Montessori School, will host Tobin Sprout & Elf Power with DJ Hot Tub Eric on Sunday, May 21, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Harbor Town Amphitheater, 740 Harbor Bend Road. Admission is $5. Visit bit.ly/RiverSeries for details.
Germantown Community Library will hold an Estate Planning Basics workshop Tuesday, May 23, at 6:30 p.m. at 1925 Exeter Road. Explore the fundamentals of successful estate planning from Lansky Law Firm. Pre-registration required; call 901-757-7323.