Need more information about area goings on? Check out gomemphis.com/ events bike culture. Films screen from 7 to 8:30 p.m., and the lineup includes a half-dozen locally produced shorts, along with short bike-themed films from Sweden, France, Italy, South Africa, the United Kingdom, New Zealand and elsewhere. 6-11 p.m. The Warehouse, 36 E. G.E. Patterson. Visit livefrommemphis.com.
“Paws For Art,” an auction of animal-themed art by more than 40 local artists, will donate all its proceeds to the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County. The artists’ reception at Gallery Fifty Six is followed by an auction Thursday at WaterWorks. Reception: 6-8 p.m. at Gallery Fifty Six, 2256 Central. Free. Auction: 6-8 p.m. Thursday at WaterWorks, 741 Cox. Tickets $25; call 937-3903, or go to memphishumane.org.
COOKIN’ IT UP
Metal artistry, live music, an iron pour and barbecue all can be found at the opening reception for the 4th annual Art Cooker show, “Taste/See,” on the
Amy LaVere joins Memphis Symphony Orchestra musicians tonight at Premiere Palace as part of the Opus One series.