Cooper-Young Pup Crawl benefits Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County
May08

Cooper-Young Pup Crawl benefits Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County

Cooper-Young is going to the dogs for one night at least. From 6-9 p.m. on Thursday. May 12th , the historic district will host the 3rd annual Cooper-Young Pup Crawl benefitting the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County. Ten popular Cooper-Young restaurants and bars will offer special canine-themed drinks for the evening and will donate 10 percent of sales from Pup Crawlers. Participants should first stop at the gazebo at...

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Chick-fil-a hosts Peabody Spirit Night
Apr04

Chick-fil-a hosts Peabody Spirit Night

A staple of Peabody Elementary School fundraising efforts since 2011, Spirit Night returns Tuesday, April 12th from 4-7 p.m. at Chick-fil-a at 1980 Union in Midtown Memphis. Held at area restaurants throughout the year, Spirit Nights allow Peabody students, family, faculty, and supporters to come together over a meal and raise money, with participating restaurants donating a portion of the sales for the night to the school. So come...

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CYCA 5-year planning kicks off with a bang
Mar02

CYCA 5-year planning kicks off with a bang

Our 5 Year Plan is off to a great start, and it’s all thanks to you! On Saturday, February 13th, we hosted our first event of the planning process, and boy did we have a wonderful turn out. Over 25 people from all over the neighborhood came out to share their thoughts on Cooper-Young. Attendees were a good mix of new faces and old, renters and property owners, long-time residents and brand new community members; it was truly a treat...

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Cooper-Young Garden Club blossoms with full calendar of green activities
Mar02

Cooper-Young Garden Club blossoms with full calendar of green activities

As spring approaches, the Cooper-Young Garden Club is blooming with an unprecedented level of activity. First up, to share with the neighborhood all the big things they are doing, the Garden Club is taking over the Cooper-Young Community Association monthly meeting on March 8th. The meeting will be at our office at 2298 Young and will begin with a social half hour from 6 to 6:30 p.m. with speakers from the Garden Club to follow. The...

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Find your tribe: No matter your interests, Cooper-Young  Has A way for you to get Out & Get involved
Mar02

Find your tribe: No matter your interests, Cooper-Young Has A way for you to get Out & Get involved

By Kim Halyak Whether you’re a longtime resident of Cooper-Young or new to the neighborhood, there are many groups and organizations that welcome your membership, ideas, and participation. Resolve to get more involved in your community while actively pursuing your passions. Key: (FB=Facebook page; ND= Nextdoor event; MU=Meet-up Memphis, join through http://www.meetup.com/cities/us/tn/memphis/. (Call ahead to confirm meeting)....

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Bottoms Up: CY’s signature beer event is back bigger — and sudsier — than ever
Oct22

Bottoms Up: CY’s signature beer event is back bigger — and sudsier — than ever

Although it has shortened its name, the neighborhood’s beer festival is coming back bigger and better than ever. The Cooper-Young Beerfest will celebrate its sixth year with around 32 breweries and brewpubs as well as two local home brew clubs. The festival will take place in a single session on Saturday, Oct. 17th, 1-5 p.m. at Midtown Autowerks. Previously known as the Cooper-Young Regional Beerfest, the festival has dropped...

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