VOL. 11 | NO. 3 | Saturday, January 20, 2018
Memphis Animal Services and Memphis Public Libraries will present the Helping Hands + Helping Paws Volunteer & Support Fair Tuesday, Jan. 23, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., in Meeting Room C at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Attendees can speak one-on-one with local animal rescues, shelters, advocacy groups and other nonprofits about opportunities to support local animals. Cost is free. Visit memphislibraries.org.
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.
David Lusk Gallery will host an artist talk with Jared Small Saturday, Jan. 20, at 11 a.m, at DLG, 97 Tillman St. Small’s exhibition, “Dimension” is on display through Feb. 3. Visit davidluskgallery.com.
Barnes & Noble Wolfchase will host a book signing with Dr. Christopher Knott-Craig, a pediatric cardiac surgeon and author of the children’s picture book “The Weird Animal Club,” Saturday, Jan. 20, at 11 a.m. at 2774 N. Germantown Parkway. The book lets children know scars are reminders they are special and that these difference don’t matter when making friends. For more information, call 901-386-9445.
Temple Israel presents Robert Klein: An Evening of Laughter and Music Saturday, Jan. 20, at 8 p.m. at the Halloran Centre, 225 S. Main St. This special fundraiser features comedy legend Robert Klein, a founding father of modern stand-up comedy. Tickets start at $75. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
WKNO Gallery Ten Ninety One will host an artists reception for The Memphis Camera Club’s “Street Talk” exhibition Sunday, Jan. 21, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the WKNO Digital Media Center, 7151 Cherry Farms Road. The exhibition is on display through Feb. 14. Call 901-458-2521 or visit wkno.org.
The Voices of the South Writing Cabaret will meet Monday, Jan. 22, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at TheatreSouth, 1000 S. Cooper St. (in the First Congregational Church basement). Participants receive a writing prompt and write for an hour, then everyone is given the opportunity to share what they have written. Cost is free; one drink minimum. Visit voicesofthesouth.org.
The Orpheum Theatre presents “Finding Neverland” Tuesday through Sunday, Jan. 23-28, at the theater, 203 S. Main St. The Broadway musical tells the story behind on of the world’s most beloved characters, Peter Pan. Buy tickets at orpheum-memphis.com.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Jan. 24, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Pinot’s Palette, 8225 Dexter Road, suite 103. Shana Woods from TVA will present “Conserve Energy in Your Home Through Weatherization.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.com.
Circuit Playhouse will present the regional premiere of “Perfect Arrangement” Friday, Jan. 26, through Feb. 18 at 51 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.
The Memphis Grizzlies host a Grizzlies Beer Tasting Night Friday, Jan. 26, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. before the Grizz play the Los Angeles Clippers at FedExForum, 191 Beale St. Packages, which start at $42, include a game ticket, pregame sampling of microbrews and commemorative pint glass. Buy tickets at grizzlies.com by Thursday, Jan. 25.