VOL. 133 | NO. 123 | Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Creative Aging’s Senior Arts Series continues Wednesday, June 20, at 1:30 p.m. at Theatre Memphis, 630 Perkins Road Extended. The performance features Creative Aging jazz and blues artist Deborah Swiney and highlights from Theatre Memphis’ “42nd Street.” Tickets available online or at the door for a minimum donation of $5 (cash or check). Visit creativeagingmidsouth.org.
NAWBO Memphis celebrates its 20th anniversary Wednesday, June 20, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. atop Clark Tower, 5100 Poplar Ave. Join friends and colleagues for wine and hors d’oeuvres as the organization celebrates this milestone. Tickets are $20. Register at nawbomemphis.org.
Luna Nova Music presents the 12th annual Belvedere Chamber Music Festival Wednesday through Saturday, June 20-23, at Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 1720 Peabody Ave. Concerts start at 7:30 each night; Thursday and Friday also feature a 3:30 p.m. concert. Concerts are free and open to the public. Visit belvederefestival.org.
94.1 The Wolf presents Wolf at the Garden, featuring Midland with special guest Trent Harmon, winner of American Idol season 15, Wednesday, June 20, at 7:30 p.m. (gates at 6 p.m.) and Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Guests may bring lawn chairs; no outside food or drink allowed. Tickets are $22. Visit liveatthegarden.com.
Woodruff-Fontaine House Museum hosts a preview of the museum year to support its June membership drive Thursday, June 21, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Stroll the halls as museum staff and volunteers share a sneak peek of the upcoming exhibition season by staging each room a different way. Admission is $15. Current members of the Association for the Preservation of Tennessee Antiquities get in free; new members can apply the $15 toward their 2018-19 dues. Visit woodruff-fontaine.org.
The Shelby County Real Estate Road Show, co-sponsored by the Shelby County Trustee’s Office and Chandler Reports, is Thursday, June 21, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. (registration 5 p.m.) at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Learn about the county’s tax sale process and anti-blight initiative, plus how to buy properties through Shelby County Land Bank. Cost is free. Register at rersmemphis621.eventbrite.com.
Memphis Botanic Garden hosts 30 Thursdays: Nature at Night Thursday, June 21, at 6 p.m. at 750 Cherry Road. Join an MBG staff member on an evening guided tour of the gardens. Free with garden admission. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com/30thursdays for details.