MRO Season Finale Concert on May 17th
Apr28

MRO Season Finale Concert on May 17th

EVENT TITLE: Memphis Repertory Orchestra Season Finale with Mary Wilson VENUE: Buckman Performing Arts Center, 60 Perkins Extd, Memphis, Tn 38117 DATE: Saturday, May 17, 2014 TIME: 8:00 PM TICKET PRICE: Free PHONE NUMBER FOR MORE INFORMATION: 901.921.8490 WEBSITE: http://memphisreporchestra.com The Memphis Repertory Orchestra’s season finale celebrates the blossoming rebirth into new life that is spring! Celebrating their...

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“Respect Yourself: A Celebration of Stax Records” Panel Discussion
Mar04

“Respect Yourself: A Celebration of Stax Records” Panel Discussion

WHAT: “Respect Yourself: A Celebration of Stax Records” Panel Discussion WHERE: Rhodes College McCallum Ballroom, Bryan Campus Life Center WHEN: Thursday, March 6, 2014, 6 pm ADMISSION: FREE PANELISTS: Author Robert Gordon and Stax legends Bettye Crutcher, Willie Hall, Marvell Thomas, Don...

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Memphis Made March Madness at the Flying Saucer
Mar04

Memphis Made March Madness at the Flying Saucer

From Memphis Made Brewing Co: At Memphis Made Brewing Co., we love us some basketball, especially in the spring. To prove it, we’re teaming up with our old friends at the Flying Saucer for a month of new beers and specials to go with March Madness. Memphis Made March Madness will feature four debut and limited edition beers at both Memphis-area Flying Saucer locations, culminating in a beer dinner in April. Each Monday in March,...

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All are welcome to Java Cabana open mic tradition
Mar01

All are welcome to Java Cabana open mic tradition

When I heard there was a coffee shop opening in Cooper-Young back in 1992, I was excited but skeptical. I had heard talk from others about their pursuit of opening a coffee shop that didn’t come to anything. And when I drove down Young Avenue to check things out, it didn’t look like much was going on. Back then, I was hosting poetry readings once a month on Sunday evening at Deliberate Literate Bookstore, which resided next to Cafe...

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Painted Planet Artspace ReOpening

Painted Planet Artspace, now located at 1015 S. Cooper (at Walker) will be spotlighting the amazing art work of Anne Enoch’s in her current opening, Anne’s World. Painted Planet’s Grand ReOpening will be this Friday Night, January 31, 2014 from 6-9 PM. LIVE Music will be provided by The Delta Project. Admission is free and everyone is welcome! Lots of free parking on Walker, across from and behind building.

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Cooper-Young/Peabody PTA Chili Cook-off heats up Feb. 8
Jan17

Cooper-Young/Peabody PTA Chili Cook-off heats up Feb. 8

  It’s chili weather again! It’s February, and that means it’s time for the Seventh Annual Cooper-Young/Peabody PTA Chili Cook-off! If you cook, find your best recipe. If you taste, grab five bucks, stretch out your taste buds and meet us at noon on Feb. 8. Over the past six years, we’ve raised close to $10,000 toward beautification on and around the Peabody Elementary campus. We’ve installed new play equipment, new landscaping,...

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