At a Glance for Oct. 15, 2015

BPACC to host a one-woman comedy Oct. 30

BPACC-logoTheater-goers can enjoy two performances Oct. 30 at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center.

“Barbara’s Blue Kitchen” will have performances at 2:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Set in a small Tennessee town, this slice-of-life comedy with music has a proprietor, Barbara Jean, trying to figure out, “When is it just plain crazy to hang onto love?” The cafe customers are all played by Lori Fischer.

Tickets are $25 and available from the Box Office at (901) 385-6440. Sponsors are Dr. Timothy Hacker Implant and Family Dentistry and Brother.

Teal Pumpkin Project helps allergic children

PrintFor the 6 million children with food allergies, trick-or-treating is a dangerous risk.

Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) is encouraging families to participate in the Teal Pumpkin Project.

This national campaign encourages parents to offer non-food treats for children with food allergies. Participants put a teal-colored pumpkin in their yard, informing trick-or-treaters they have non-food Halloween handouts.

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