VOL. 133 | NO. 13 | Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Jan. 17, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Pinot’s Palette, 8225 Dexter Road, suite 103. Jeff Armour of Armour’s Home Inspections LLC will present “What You Need to Know About Home Inspections.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.com.
AARP Cordova Chapter will meet Thursday, Jan. 18, at 11:30 a.m. at the Bert Ferguson Community Center, 8505 Trinity Road. Cedric Walker of Well Care will address how Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s words still resonate today, and also will share info about Medicare rights.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will present “The Hustle & Flow of Business Ownership” Thursday, Jan. 18, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. This class is targeted to entrepreneurs/hobbyists who want to explore full business ownership. Cost is free; registration required. Visit tsbdc.org/training for details.
Novel will host Perre Coleman Magness, author of “The Southern Sympathy Cookbook: Funeral Food with a Twist” for a discussion and book signing Thursday, Jan. 18, at 6 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit novelmemphis.com.
Playhouse on the Square will present the regional premiere of “Once” Friday, Jan. 19, through Feb. 11 at 66 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis will host the 2018 Tool Box Bash Friday, Jan. 19, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. The event will include live and silent auctions, entertainment, food and beverages, and more. Tickets are $75 online or $100 at the door. Visit toolboxbash.com or call 901-322-3535.
Mandy Gonzalez, current star of the Broadway hit “Hamilton,” will perform as part of the Orpheum Theatre’s 2017-18 On Stage at the Halloran series Friday, Jan. 19, at 7:30 p.m. at the Halloran, 225 S. Main St. Tickets are $35. Visit orpheum-memphis.com for tickets and a series schedule.
The Yard will recycle Christmas trees free of charge through Jan. 29 at its recycling and composting facility, 1735 Thomas Road. Hours are Mondays through Fridays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. If you mention Memphis Botanic Garden when dropping off a tree, The Yard will donate $5 to MBG. Call 901-833-9273 for details.