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Bal­let Mem­phis hosts its an­nual “Nutcracker Tea”: 2 p.m. Sun­day at The Pe­abody Ho­tel, 149 Union Ave. Tick­ets $45. In­cludes valet park­ing, food and bev­er­ages plus gra­tu­ity, crafts, games, ap­pear­ances by Bal­let Mem­phis dancers, photo op­por­tu­ni­ties, plus a do­na­tion to Bal­let Mem­phis School for schol­ar­ships. Call 901-737-7322 or bal­let­mem­ “The Car Show”: Paint­ings, dig­i­tal videos, pho­tog­ra­phy, sculp­ture. Each art­work is some­how “car” themed. 6-9 p.m. Fri­day at World of Mouth De­tail­ing, 7585 U.S. 64 (be­tween Kate Bond & Ap­pling roads). Free and open to the pub­lic. Call 901628-8438. Christ­mas Ex­trav­a­ganza: Ex­cerpts from the Nutcracker Bal­let pre­sented by Col­lierville Bal­let. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Satur­day. Ad­mis­sion $15 ($5 for mem­bers). Pose for pic­tures with the Mouse King and the Su­gar Plum Fairy, while Drosselmeyer per­forms his mag­i­cal tricks. The Chil­dren’s Mu­seum of Mem­phis, 2525 Cen­tral. 901-458-2678. Funny Bone Com­edy Club: At Har­rah’s Casino, Tu­nica, Miss. Call 662-3574242. Ages 21 and older. fun­ny­bone­tu­ Girls’ Night Out: 6-9 p.m. Fri­day at Mem­phis Botanic Gar­den. $25 ($20 MBG mem­bers). A fes­tive evening of fun at the gar­den. Cre­ate your own cus­tom wine glass, charms; learn a new dance move; shop a unique se­lec­tion of gift items, and Se­cret Ser­vice Sal­son demon­strate hol­i­day hair styles. Call 901636-4131. The Habi­tat For Hope Thanks­giv­ing Trea­sure Hunt — “The Hunt For Hope!”: Through Tues­day: Reg­is­ter for tips, clues, and more in­for­ma­tion at mem­phiswe­ trea­sure-hunt-reg­is­tra­tion. Call 901-451-9508. Hol­i­day Lighting Cer­e­mony at Elvis Pres­ley’s Grace­land: 6 p.m. Fri­day at Grace­land Plaza, Elvis Pres­ley Blvd. 901-333-3322. Home Com­ing Sto­ries: Sto­ries shared by 12 men who are ex-felons in Mem­phis. 8 p.m. Satur­day at Union Grove Bap­tist Church, 2285 Frayser Blvd. Free. Java Ca­bana Cel­e­brates 20 Years in Cooper-Young: Show­ings of old footage of Elvis im­per­son­ator wed­dings and in­ter­views with Rev. Tommy Fos­ter, a Java Ca­bana short di­rected by James Buchanan. Mu­sic starts 7 p.m. Satur­day with Star & Micey, and Mark Allen. At 2170 Young Ave. Call 901-272-7210. Mem­phis Brooks Mu­seum of Art: “The Bril­liance of Tif­fany: Lamps from the Neustadt Col­lec­tion,” on view through Jan. 13. Cel­e­brat­ing “Louis Com­fort Tif­fany’s (1848-1933) rev­o­lu­tion­ary con­tri­bu­tions to mod­ern dec­o­ra­tive lighting.” Also, “The Taste for Tif­fany,” in­clud­ing Tif­fany items from lo­cal col­lec­tors. Call 901-5446200. brooksmu­ Mem­phis Pink Palace Mu­seum: At 3050 Cen­tral. Call 901-636-2362. mem­phis­mu­se­ “En­chanted For­est Fes­ti­val of Trees”: Opens Satur­day through Dec. 31. Cost $6; $5 se­nior cit­i­zens, chil­dren age 3-12. Pic­tures with Santa $10 (avail­able only un­til Dec. 24). Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon­day through Satur­day, and noon-5 p.m. Sun­day. Mem­phis Zoo on Ice: 5,400 square feet of real ice in an out­door tent. Fri­day through Dec. 30 at the Mem­phis Zoo in Over­ton Park. 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily, and 5:30-9 nightly. $5 in­cludes skate rental (not in­cluded in gen­eral Zoo ad­mis­sion or Zoo Lights ad­mis­sion). Call 901-3336500. mem­phis­ The 11th an­nual Methodist Health­care Foun­da­tion Can­cer Cen­ter Lun­cheon:


Grace­land’s tra­di­tional blue Christ­mas will light it up Fri­day at 6 p.m. at Grace­land Plaza.

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