VOL. 133 | NO. 33 | Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Feb. 14, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Pinot’s Palette, 8225 Dexter Road, suite 103. Shelley Baur of Integrity Based Communications will present “Workplace Relationships: Keeping Your Company Out of the News.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.com.
Shen Yun Performing Arts will perform in Memphis Wednesday, Feb. 14, at 7:30 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. The performance explores traditional Chinese culture and legends through a blend of classical dance and orchestral music. Tickets start at $80. Visit shenyun.com or call 888-974-3698.
Calvary Episcopal Church’s 2018 Lenten Preaching Series and Waffle Shop opens Thursday, Feb. 15, at Calvary, 102 N. Second St., and continues Tuesdays through Fridays through March 27. The Waffle Shop is open from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the preaching series takes place from 12:05 p.m. to 12:40 p.m. The evening series, Lent After Dark, is Wednesdays, with dinner from 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. and a speaker at 6:30 p.m. Visit calvarymemphis.org/lentenpreaching for the Waffle Shop menu and speaker schedule.
PizzaRev will hold a “Pizzas for a Purpose” fundraiser for Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital Thursday, Feb. 15, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. at PizzaRev’s new Cordova location, 765 N. Germantown Parkway. Guests are invited to pay what they want for their first custom-built, personal-sized pizza, with all proceeds going to Le Bonheur.
The Morris and Mollye Fogelman International Jewish Film Festival continues with a screening of “Fever at Dawn” Thursday, Feb. 15, at 7:30 p.m. in the Memphis Jewish Community Center’s Belz Theatre, 6560 Poplar Ave. The festival, which features award-winning Jewish-themed films, continues throughout February. Screenings are $5 for MJCC members and $7 for the community. Visit jccmemphis.org/film for tickets and a schedule.
Ballet Memphis will present “Small Places,” the third and final installment in its new mixed- repertory series, Friday through Sunday, Feb. 16-18, at Playhouse on the Square, 66 S. Cooper St. The show includes three new original works by choreographers Stephanie Martinez, Brian McSween and Julie Marie Niekrasz. Visit balletmemphis.org for show times and tickets.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host a Signs of Spring Walk with master gardener Judith Hammond on Sunday, Feb. 18, at 1:30 p.m. at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. Free to members or with paid MBG admission; no reservations needed. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.