VOL. 132 | NO. 91 | Monday, May 8, 2017
IRIS Orchestra will present a screening of “Born in Chicago” Monday, May 8, at 7 p.m. at Malco’s Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave. Live music from the Memphis Blues Society starts in the lobby at 6:30 p.m.; a Q&A and meet-and-greet with Chicago blues legend Corky Siegel will follow the screening. Admission is $15. Call 901-751-7669 to order tickets.
Chicago blues legend Corky Siegel will perform with musicians from IRIS Orchestra and the Memphis Blues Society Tuesday, May 9, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Lafayette’s Music Room, 2119 Madison Ave. Enjoy dinner and drinks while taking in Siegel’s full-length “Chamber Blues” show. Cover is $5. Visit irisorchestra.org.
Fisher Phillips’ Memphis office, in partnership with SHRM Memphis, will present its annual Labor & Employment Law Seminar, “Workplace Law Developments Under the Trump Administration,” Thursday, May 11, from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The seminar is appropriate for HR professionals, business owners and anyone who handles employee complaints, manages employees or makes decisions impacting the workplace. Seating is limited; buy tickets at fisherphillips.com.
PRSA Memphis will meet Thursday, May 11, at 11:30 a.m. at the University Club, 1346 Central Ave. Memphis Music Initiative executive director Darren Isom will talk about how MMI has used community engagement strategies to inform its work. Cost is free for members and $25 for nonmembers. Register at eventbrite.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, May 10.
Cooper-Young Pup Crawl, benefiting the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County, will take place Thursday, May 11, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Twelve Cooper-Young restaurants will offer special canine-themed drinks for the evening and will donate 10 percent of sales from Pup Crawlers to HSMSC. Participants should first stop at the gazebo at Cooper Street and Young Avenue for a free wristband to ensure their drink sales are counted. Visit memphishumane.org.
Memphis Area Legal Services, the Memphis Bar Association and the Access to Justice Committee will host a free legal advice and counsel clinic Saturday, May 13, 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.