MIXED BAG

The Commercial Appeal - Go Memphis - - Go Eat -

Arnez J: Co­me­dian. 8 p.m. Satur­day at Fitz Casino, 711 Lucky Lane in Robin­sonville, Miss. $20-$25 plus ser­vice fee. (662) 363-5825. Funny Bone Com­edy Club: At Har­rah’s Casino, Tu­nica, Miss. Call (662) 357-4242. Ages 21 and older. fun­ny­bone­tu­nica.com

John Mor­gan: 8 and 10:30 tonight ($13/$18); 7, 9:10 and 11:30 p.m. Satur­day ($13/$18); 7:30 p.m. Sun­day ($8).

Dan O’sul­li­van: 7:30 p.m. Tues­day, Wed­nes­day, Thurs­day ($8).

Bill Bel­lamy: 8 and 10:30 p.m. June 1; 7, 9:30 p.m., mid­night June 2; 7:30 p.m. June 3. Tick­ets: $25 in ad­vance, $30 day of show. “Icons in Trans­for­ma­tion”: A dra­matic 120-piece trav­el­ing ex­hibit that in­cludes con­tem­po­rary work by Rus­sian ab­stract ex­pres­sion­ist Lud­mila Pawlowska, along with tra­di­tional Rus­sian icons from the Vas­silevsky Monastery/suz­dal. Do­cent-guided tours avail­able 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tues­day through Fri­day, through June 22 at Cal­vary Epis­co­pal Church, 102 N. Sec­ond. (901) 525-6602. cal­varymem­phis.org Mcgruff the Crime Dog on Na­tional Miss­ing Chil­dren’s Day: 2-4 p.m. to­day. Chil­dren’s Mu­seum of Mem­phis, 2525 Cen­tral. Hang out with Mcgruff and real fire­fight­ers and po­lice of­fi­cers as you ex­plore a real fire truck and po­lice mo­tor­cy­cles. Chil­dren also can get an ID badge, fin­ger­print kits, their face painted, and make a picture frame.. All ac­tiv­i­ties in­cluded with mu­seum ad­mis­sion. The first 100 guests re­ceive free ad­mis­sion. (901) 458-2678. Mem­phis Pink Palace Mu­seum at 3050 Cen­tral. Call (901) 636-2362. mem­phis­mu­se­ums.org.

“Women of Strength, Women of Color,” through Oct. 14. The eighth in­stall­ment of Con­nec­tions Ex­hibit Se­ries. This se­ries fo­cuses on African-amer­i­can women who have had a last­ing im­pact on Mem­phis. Mem­phis Zom­bie Mas­sacre: Sixth-an­nual. Step off 6:30 tonight at GE Pat­ter­son and South Main; col­lect­ing non­per­ish­able food items as well as cash and check do­na­tions for Mid-south Food Bank. mem­phis­zom­bies.com for full de­tails. Munch and Learn Lec­ture: 12-1 p.m. Wed­nes­day at Dixon Gallery & Gar­dens. “Amer­i­can Art and Amer­ica’s Mu­sic: Jazz” by Jack Cooper, as­so­ci­ate pro­fes­sor and Jazz and Stu­dio Mu­sic Area Co­or­di­na­tor, Rudi E. Scheidt School of Mu­sic, Univer­sity of Mem­phis. (901) 761-5250. dixon.org Na­tional Civil Rights Mu­seum: 450 Mul­berry. (901) 521-9699, ext. 292. civil­rightsmu­seum.org

“For All the World to See: Vis­ual Cul­ture and the Strug­gle for Civil Rights,” through Aug. 20. Rochelle Stevens In­vi­ta­tional Track Meet Olympic Day Cel­e­bra­tion 2012: Satur­day at Col­lierville El­e­men­tary School, 590 Peter­son Lake Road, Col­lierville. On-site reg­is­tra­tion ($10) 8 a.m.; event starts 9 a.m. Open to the public (age 2 to 65). Tues­day Tours: Dis­cover the his­tory, art and ar­chi­tec­ture of Mem­phis with his­to­rian Jimmy Ogle as your guide. 11:45 a.m. Tues­days. Free. jim­myo­gle.com

Tues­day: Union Ave. man­hole cover/his­tory tour (Union/front).

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.