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Calendar of events

calendar-of-events-logo2Looking for something interesting to do in Bartlett, Arlington or Lakeland, as well as the surrounding areas? You’re in the right place. You can add to the discussion, too. Submit your public events to this calendar of events page by emailing the editor with “Calendar of Events” in the subject line. See additional types of events in our other listings, including camps and church events.


APRIL


“Wheels in Motion” Lego classes: 5-6:30 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month, now through Aug. 15, at the International Harvester Clubhouse, 4523 Canada Road, Lakeland. For ages 5-13; cost: $100. Classes limited to first 25 registrants. Offered by Bricks 4 Kidz and Lakeland Lego Club.

South Memphis Glide Ride: 6-7 p.m. every Thursday in April and May; bike rides starting at South Memphis Farmers Market, 1400 Mississippi Blvd., Memphis.

Mustang car displays: 10-11:15 a.m. April 17 at AutoNation Ford, 9725 Stage Road in Bartlett (Wolfchase); 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. April 17 at Landers Ford, 2082 W. Poplar Ave. in Collierville; and 1:15-2:30 p.m. April 17 at Homer Skelton Ford, 9030 Highway 51 North in Millington. Hosted by the Mustangs of Memphis Car Club on the 54th anniversary of the Ford Mustang’s introduction.

Jewelry Making with Karen: 10 a.m.-noon April 17 at the Lakeland Senior Center, at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road, Lakeland. Class limited to 8; must RSVP to (901) 746-8195.

First Responders Luncheon: 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. April 17 at the Holiday Inn at the University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave., Memphis. Honoring the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office. Details: kim.cherry@cherrypr.co.

Freewheel slow rides: 6-8 p.m. April 18 and 25; bike rides beginning at 603 Monroe Ave., Memphis.

Annual Book Sale: April 18-22 in the banquet hall next door to the Bartlett Library. Books, audiobooks, videos and CDs will be on sale for no more than $2 each. April 18 is a preview offered free to Friends of the Library members and for $10 to all others. Hours: 4:30-7 p.m. April 18, noon-6 p.m. April 19-20, noon-4 p.m. April 21 and 1:30-4 p.m. April 22. Last three days are half-price day/Friday, $5 bag day/Saturday and $3 bag day/Sunday. Look for food trucks at 11 a.m. Thursday-Saturday.

Stand with Survivors: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. April 19 at Lemoyne-Owen College, 807 Walker Ave., Memphis. Topic: Sexual assault survival. Includes panel discussion, march, free lunch, speakers and a balloon release. Register: eventbrite.com.

Memphis 3.0 workshops: 5:30 p.m. April 19 and 24. Details: facebook.com/pg/Memphis3point0.

Peabody Rooftop Party with Star & Micey: 6-10 p.m. April 19 at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave., Memphis. Admission: $10-$15, with ladies admitted free before 7 p.m.; season passes available. Also featuring a snack buffet and drink specials.

“Women & Osteoarthritis — Restoring the Joy of Movement”: 6 p.m. April 19 in the library at Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis. Part of the Red Hot Mamas seminars. Opens with heavy hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 p.m. Registration: saintfrancishosp.com/red-hot-mamas-seminar-series or call (833) 249-5219.

Nature at Night: 6 p.m. April 19 at Memphis Botanical Gardens. Featuring an evening guided tour. Free with Garden admission.

Bartlett City Beautiful Commission 2018 Plant Sale: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. April 20-21 and 1-4 p.m. April 22 under the green-and-white tent in front of Holliday’s Flowers & Events Inc. (6779 Stage Rd.), Bartlett. Featuring bedding plants, shrubs, hanging baskets and ornamental trees for sale by knowledgeable volunteers. This event is the commission’s largest fundraiser to support their events and to help keep Bartlett a beautiful place to live. Cash, checks and debit cards accepted.

Staying Safe in the Home: 11:30 a.m. April 20 at the Lakeland Senior Center, at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road, Lakeland. Presenter: Kelly Inman with Next Day Access. She also will stick around to sponsor bingo at 12:30 p.m. She will be the caller of the day and present the big prize of the day.

Earth Day Family Campout: 5 p.m.-9 a.m. April 20-21 at Shelby Farms Park, Memphis. Includes guided night nature hike, sustainable arts and crafts, campfire cooking, an outdoor movie and more. Cot: $8-$10. Details: Monique Stitts at (901) 222-7272 or mstitts@shelbyfarmspark.org.

Ready. Set. Grow!: 6 p.m. April 20 at the Delta Blues Winery, Lakeland. Register for this 5K event at mylakelandchamber.org.

Jim Witter’s Fire & Rain: 7:30 p.m. April 20 at the Halloran Centre at the Orpheum, Memphis. Tickets $30 at tickemaster.com.

 Bartlett United Methodist Church 5K Run: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. April 21 at Bartlett United Methodist Church,  5676 Stage Road, Bartlett.

36th Annual YV 5K/10 Miler: 8 a.m.-noon April 21 at The Marsh Center, 1000 Ridgeway Loop Memphis. Benefits Youth Villages. support.youthvillages.org.

Free mulch giveaway: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. April 21-22 at Liberty Bowl Parking Lot. Provided by City of Memphis. Details: (901) 636-6500.

Power of Plants Youth Spring Workshop: 10 a.m.-noon April 21 at International Harvester Clubhouse, 4523 Canada Road, Lakeland. Includes presentation, seed planting and a take-home craft. For children in grades 1-4. Fee: $25; includes supplies and lunch. Register at lakelandtn.gov by April 14. Details: Call Kim odom or Kevin Rooney at (901) 867-2717.

“Chicken Little’s Eggcellent Adventure”: 3 p.m. April 21 at Poplar Pike Playhouse, Germantown High School, 7653 Poplar Pike, Germantown. Free public performance. Details: ppp.org.

Singer/songwriters’ spotlight: 7 p.m. April 21 at South Main Sounds, 550 South Main St., Memphis. Featuring singers/songwriters new to the Bartlett Songwriters’ Alliance. Details: bartlettsongwriters.com.

“Too Hot to Handel: The Jazz-Gospel Messiah”: 7:30 p.m. April 21 and 3 p.m. April 22 at the Orpheum, Memphis. Tickets: $29-$69 at ticketmaster.com.

Mid-South Wedding Show and Bridal School: April 22 at the Whispering Woods Hotel and Conference Center, 7300 Hacks Cross Road, Olive Branch, Miss. Tickets: $15. Details: midsouthweddingshow.com.

Earth Day at Memphis Botanic Gardens: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. April 22 at Memphis Botanic Gardens.

Everly Brothers Experience: 7:30 p.m. April 22 at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. The Bird Dogs bring a youthful Everly Brothers to life. When guitars became electric, the Everly Brothers bridged the gap between country, rock ’n’ roll and R&B. They created hits like “Hello Little Susie,” “All I Have to Do Is Dream,” “Cathy’s Clown” and “Bye Bye Love.” The Everly Brothers inspired bands like Buddy Holly, Simon & Garfunkel and the Beatles. Tickets: $35 at bpacc.org or call the Box Office at (901) 385-5588; hours: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. weekdays.

Card Making with Jodi: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. April 23 at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road, Lakeland. Registration: (901) 746-8195.

Art with Lois: 10 a.m.-noon April 24 at the Lakeland Senior Center, at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road, Lakeland. Class limited to 8. Supplies needed; call for details. RSVP by calling (901) 746-8195.

“Maks, Val & Peta Live On Tour: Confidential”: 8 p.m. April 24 at the Orpheum Theatre, Memphis. Featuring a dance show about true family life and love stories. Tickets: $34-$450 at ticketmaster.com.

Historic Talk by Jimmy Ogle: 10 a.m. April 25 at Lakeland Senior Center (may be moved to I.H. Clubhouse next door if needed). Learn about the Civil War and its impact on the Mid-South. Limited seating; RSVP by calling (901) 746-8195.

LACC April Membership Luncheon: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. April 25 at Stonebridge Golf Club, 3049 Davies Plantation Road, Lakeland. Speaker: Shelby County Commissioner Terry Roland. Food by Baby Jacks BBQ. Cost: $10 for members of Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce or $15 for non-members. RSVP by April 23 at mylakelandchamber.org or email brittney@mylakelandchamber.org.

Peabody Rooftop Party with DJ Night with DJ Epic: 6-10 p.m. April 26 at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave., Memphis. Admission: $10-$15, with ladies admitted free before 7 p.m.; season passes available. Also featuring a snack buffet and drink specials.

Fayette Cares charity golf tournament: April 26 at Fair Oaks Golf Club in Oakland. Register at fayettecares.org/golf or call (901) 465-3802, Ext. 223.

Sporting Clays Tournament: 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. April 27 at the Memphis Sport Shooting Association, 9428 Old Brownsville Road, Lakeland. Fee: $100/person; $500/five-person team. Limited to first 60 shooters. Includes a round of sporting clays (100 shots) and lunch. Hosted by Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce.

“The Graduating Artists’ Final Farewell”: Now-April 27 at Poplar Pike Playhouse (Germantown High School) at 7653 Poplar Pike, Germantown. Featuring the senior art show for students graduating from Germantown High School. Details: (901) 755-7775.

“An Evening of All Stars”: 6 p.m. April 27 at the Germantown Country Club, celebrating Germantown Community Theatre. Features food, entertainment and honors for inaugural class of Leading Luminaries. Tickets: $75 at eventbrite.com.

94.1 Songwriter Fest: 6:30 p.m. April 27 at the Halloran Centre at the Orpheum Theatre, Memphis. Hear the stories behind the music from hit country music songwriters themselves in an intimate acoustic performance. Tickets: $15-$35 at ticketmaster.com.

First Baptist of Ivy Gap: 7:30 p.m. April 27-28 and 2:30 p.m. April 29 at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. First and foremost a comedy, this is the touching story of six women gathering to roll WWII bandages, plan the church’s anniversary and gossip about their joys and worries. Twenty-five years later, during the Vietnam War, the “First Baptist Six” gather again. Characters include Edith, the pastor’s wisecracking wife; Luby, whose son is fighting in the Pacific; Mae Ellen, the church’s rebellious organist; Olene, who dreams of a career in Hollywood; Vera, a well-to-do and influential member; and Sammy, a shy newcomer. Tickets: $20 at bpacc.org or call the Box Office at (901) 385-5588; hours: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. weekdays.

Black Violin: 7:30 p.m. April 27 at the Orpheum Theatre, Memphis. Featuring a strings duo. Tickets: $30-$40 at ticketmaster.com.

Spring Birding Paddle: 6:30 a.m.-2 p.m. April 28 on the Ghost Section of the Wolf River. From Yager Drive Access to Bateman Road River Exit. Features 8-mile paddling through five ecosystems. Must register by 3 p.m. April 26 at wolfriver.org. Free and open to public. Details: Jim Gafford, director of outreach, at (901) 573-2353.

Healthy Tennessee Free Health Fair: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 28 at Raleigh Assembly of God Church, 3683 Austin Peay Hwy., Memphis. Includes vendor booths, health screenings, foods and more. Both inquiries: (615) 898-1496 or myhealthytennessee.com.

SugaShack Presents: 8 p.m. April 28 at the Halloran Centre at the Orpheum Theatre, Memphis. Pays homage to soul icons Maze and Frankie Beverly as well as Earth, Wind & Fire. Tickets: $35-$45 at ticketmaster.com.

Celtic Woman: 7:30 p.m. April 28 at the Orpheum Theatre, Memphis. Tickets: $42-$72 at ticketmaster.com.

For events that happen every month, also see Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


MAY


Foo Fighters: May 3 at the FedEx Forum in Memphis. Tickets and details: ticketmaster.com or (800) 745-3000.

Peabody Rooftop Party with Almost Famous: 6-10 p.m. May 3 at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave., Memphis. Admission: $10-$15, with ladies admitted free before 7 p.m.; season passes available. Also featuring a snack buffet and drink specials.

BCCB concert: 7 p.m. May 4 at White Station Middle School, 5465 Mason Rd, Memphis. Featuring the Bartlett Community Concert Band. Details: bartlettcommunityband.org.

Youth spring tennis clinic: May 6-June 10, Winward Slopes Park Courts, 9822 Beverle Rivera Drive, Lakeland. Ages 5-10 at 1-1:30 p.m., $85; ages 11-18 at 1:30-2:30 p.m., $99. Register by May 5 at lakelandtn.gov/leagues. Details: (901) 412-9068.

Peabody Rooftop Party with Waker: 6-10 p.m. May 10 at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave., Memphis. Admission: $10-$15, with ladies admitted free before 7 p.m.; season passes available. Also featuring a snack buffet and drink specials.

Ed McCain: 7:30 p.m. May 10 at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Edwin’s been called the “great American romantic.” His hit songs, spirit and sense of humor keep fans coming back for nights that feel more like parties with old friends than rock concerts. He recorded two of the biggest love songs in the history of pop music, “I’ll Be” and “I Could Not Ask for More.” Tickets: $35-50 at bpacc.org or call the Box Office at (901) 385-5588; hours: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. weekdays.

14th annual Kiwanis Club of Bartlett Golf Tournament: 1 p.m. shotgun start on May 11 at Quail Ridge Golf Club, 4055 Altruria Road, Bartlett. First 32 teams accepted; four-person scramble format. Fee: $100/person. Lunch, registration and practice range at 11:30 a.m.; after play will be dinner and awards. Deadline: May 8. Cash prizes. All proceeds benefit Bartlett Kiwanis Youth Programs and Key Clubs in memory of Stephen Lowe and J.C. Ray. To donate or sponsor, call Holly Linder at (901) 489-7305 or Lesley Williams at (901) 213-9900.

Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour: 6 p.m. May  11 at the Orpheum Theatre, Memphis. Tickets: $29-$159+ at ticketmaster.com.

The Writer’s Block Literary Pop-up Shop: Noon-5 p.m. May 12 at Singleton Community Center
7266 3rd Rd, Bartlett. Book signing, networking, meet-and-greet with regional authors, artists and entrepreneurs. Free and open to public.

An Evening with Chicago: May 15 at the Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main St., Memphis. Details: orpheum-memphis.com.

Peabody Rooftop Party with Ghost Town Blues Band: 6-10 p.m. May 17 at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave., Memphis. Admission: $10-$15, with ladies admitted free before 7 p.m.; season passes available. Also featuring a snack buffet and drink specials.

“Incontinence and Constipation”: 6 p.m. May 17 in the Magnolia Room at Saint Francis Hospital-Bartlett. Part of the Red Hot Mamas seminars. Opens with heavy hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 p.m. Registration: saintfrancishosp.com/red-hot-mamas-seminar-series or call (833) 249-5219.

Bartlett Station Farmer’s Market: 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 19-Sept. 22 at Freeman Park, 2629 Bartlett Blvd., Bartlett (toward the back of the park). Featuring fresh local fruits and vegetables, eggs, meat and more. Details: bartlettstationfarmersmarket.org.

Children’s Fishing Rodeo: 8 a.m. May 19 at IH Managerial Park Lake on Canada Road, Lakeland. For ages 4-12 accompanied by an adult; bring your pole and bait. Features seven 15-minute sessions with prizes. Parking at First Baptist Church of Lakeland. On-site registration: 7:15-7:55 a.m. or preregister; get form from kodom@lakelandt.org, online at LakelandTN.gov/events or at City Hall, 10001 U.S. 70, Lakeland.

Gary Morris: Rescheduled to 7:30 p.m. May 19 at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. (Original Jan. 27 event was cancelled because of illness. Original tickets and seats will be honored, or see bpacc.com for details on ticket refunds. Refund deadline: Feb. 28.) This headliner spans country, adult contemporary and Broadway music. Tickets: $40-50 at bpacc.org or call the Box Office at (901) 385-5588; hours: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. weekdays.

Peabody Rooftop Party with Walrus: 6-10 p.m. May 24 at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave., Memphis. Admission: $10-$15, with ladies admitted free before 7 p.m.; season passes available. Also featuring a snack buffet and drink specials.

Ballet On Wheels presents “Annie, The “Dance-sical”: 7 p.m. May 26 and 2:30 p.m. May 27 at the Halloran Center at the Orpheum Theatre, Memphis. Tickets $22-$24+ at tickemaster.com.

Justin Timberlake: May 30 at the FedEx Forum, Memphis. Tickets: ticketmaster.com or call (800) 745-3000.

Peabody Rooftop Party with Voodoo Gumbo: 6-10 p.m. May 31 at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave., Memphis. Admission: $10-$15, with ladies admitted free before 7 p.m.; season passes available. Also featuring a snack buffet and drink specials.

Mindi Abair and The Boneshakers concert: May 31 at Levitt Shell at Overton Park, Memphis.

For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


JUNE


SugaShack Presents: 8 p.m. June 1 at the Halloran Centre at the Orpheum Theatre, Memphis. Pays homage to silky soul singers such as Maxwell and Sade. Tickets: $35-$55 at ticketmaster.com.

Mini Kids and Juniors Tennis Camp: June 4, 6 and 8 at Winward Slopes Park courts, 9822 Beverle Rivera Drive, Lakeland. Ages 5-10 at 9-10 a.m., $60; ages 11-18 at 10-11:30 a.m., $85. Register at lakelandtn.gov/leagues by June 3.

Summer middle and high school tennis team practices: 5:15-6:30 p.m. June 5, 7, 12, 14, 26 and 28, with matches on June 16 and 30, at Winward Slopes Park court, 9822 Beverle Rivera Drive, Lakeland. For ages 12-18. Fee: $120. Register by June 4 at lakelandtn.gov/leagues.

Peabody Rooftop Party with Party Planet: 6-10 p.m. June 7 at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave., Memphis. Admission: $10-$15, with ladies admitted free before 7 p.m.; season passes available. Also featuring a snack buffet and drink specials.

Peabody Rooftop Party with Seeing Red: 6-10 p.m. June 14 at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave., Memphis. Admission: $10-$15, with ladies admitted free before 7 p.m.; season passes available. Also featuring a snack buffet and drink specials.

Joe Biden: 8 p.m. June 15, the Orpheum, 203 S. Main St., Memphis. Tickets: $96 and up. Details: orpheum-theatre.tickets-center.com.

Youth spring tennis clinic: June 17-July 22, Winward Slopes Park Courts, 9822 Beverle Rivera Drive, Lakeland. Ages 5-10 at 1-1:30 p.m., $85; ages 11-18 at 1:30-2:30 p.m., $99. Register by June 16 at lakelandtn.gov/leagues. Details: (901) 412-9068.

“Menopause & Weight Management — Staying Fit, Strong, and Fabulous”: 6 p.m. June 21 in the library at Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis. Part of the Red Hot Mamas seminars. Opens with heavy hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 p.m. Registration: saintfrancishosp.com/red-hot-mamas-seminar-series or call (833) 249-5219.

Widespread Panic: 7:30 p.m. June 29-30 at Mud Island Amphitheatre in Memphis. Tickets: ticketmaster.com or (800) 745-3000.

For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


JULY


Modest Mouse: 8 p.m. July 14 at the Orpheum Theatre, Memphis. Tickets: $42-$185 at ticketmaster.com.

Alison Krauss: 8 p.m. July 14 at the Mud Island Amphitheatre, Memphis. Tickets: #18-$128 at ticketmaster.com or (800) 745-3000.

Mini Kids and Juniors Tennis Camp: July 16, 18 and 20 at Winward Slopes Park courts, 9822 Beverle Rivera Drive, Lakeland. Ages 5-10 at 9-10 a.m., $60; ages 11-18 at 10-11:30 a.m., $85. Register at lakelandtn.gov/leagues by July 15.

Trade and career fair: July 18 at the  Collierville campus of the University of Memphis, 215 Poplar Ave., Collierville. Hosted by Collierville Literacy Council and UM. Event will highlight non-traditional educational opportunities and skilled labor jobs. To host a free both or inquire about corporate sponsorship, contact Penny Aronson at p.aronson@colliervilleliteracy.org.

Mini Kids and Juniors Tennis Camp: July 23, 25 and 27 at Winward Slopes Park courts, 9822 Beverle Rivera Drive, Lakeland. Ages 5-10 at 9-10 a.m., $60; ages 11-18 at 10-11:30 a.m., $85. Register at lakelandtn.gov/leagues by July 22.

“Hysterectomy — Everything You Need to Know”: 6 p.m. July 26 in the Magnolia Room at Saint Francis Hospital-Bartlett. Part of the Red Hot Mamas seminars. Opens with heavy hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 p.m. Registration: saintfrancishosp.com/red-hot-mamas-seminar-series or call (833) 249-5219.

For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


AUGUST


NeedToBreathe: 7 p.m. Aug. 12 at the Mud Island Amphitheatre, Memphis. Tickets $36-$397.50 at ticketmaster.com.

“Menopause & Headaches”: 6 p.m. Aug. 16 in the library at Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis. Part of the Red Hot Mamas seminars. Opens with heavy hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 p.m. Registration: saintfrancishosp.com/red-hot-mamas-seminar-series or call (833) 249-5219.

For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


SEPTEMBER


“The Changing V-Zone at Menopause — Vaginal Dryness and Vaginal Atrophy”: 6 p.m. Sept. 27 in the Magnolia Room at Saint Francis Hospital-Bartlett. Part of the Red Hot Mamas seminars. Opens with heavy hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 p.m. Registration: saintfrancishosp.com/red-hot-mamas-seminar-series or call (833) 249-5219.

For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


OCTOBER


“Breast Health During Menopause”: 6 p.m. Oct. 18 in the library at Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis. Part of the Red Hot Mamas seminars. Opens with heavy hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 p.m. Registration: saintfrancishosp.com/red-hot-mamas-seminar-series or call (833) 249-5219.

For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


NOVEMBER


No events have been submitted yet for November 2018.

For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


DECEMBER


No events have been submitted yet for December 2018.

For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


JANUARY


Justin Timberlake: Jan. 12, 2019, at the FedEx Forum, Memphis. Tickets: ticketmaster.com or call (800) 745-3000.

For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


FEBRUARY


No events have been submitted for February 2019.

For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


MARCH


No events have been submitted for March 2019.

For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


FARMERS MARKETS


Overton Park Community Farmers Market: 3-7 p.m. Thursdays, April-October at Overton Park, East Parkway Pavilion, Memphis. Accepts SNAP/EBT.

Bartlett Station Farmers Market: 8 a.m.-noon May 19-Sept. 22 at W.J. Freeman Park, 2629 Bartlett Blvd., Bartlett. Details: bartlettstationfarmersmarket.org.


RECURRING EVENTS


Tutor training: Hosted each month by Collierville Literacy Council to train volunteers for High School Equivalency and ESL (English as a Second Language) Training. For details or to register, call (901) 854-0288 or email Dawn at d.eichhorn@colliervilleliteracy.org.

Women’s Bike Chat: 2 p.m. on the third Sunday of each month at the Revolutions Bicycle Cooperative (First Congregational Church UCC, 1000 S. Cooper St. 
Memphis). Attendees are invited to bring their bikes for a short ride afterward. See chat topics online. For more information, email info@revolutionsmemphis.com or call (901) 726-6409.

Lakeland Fitness: 8:30-9:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at the International Harvester (I.H.) Clubhouse, 4523 Canada Road, Lakeland. This low-impact class is accessible for all fitness levels and combines several fitness disciplines such as yoga, Pilates, dance, general aerobics and calisthenics. The second half of class is similar to Zumba gold or aerobics. The class age range has been from 35-79 but is suitable for anyone that strives to get in shape and wants to stay in shape. The first class is free and each additional is $5, or attendees can buy a one-class card for $30. Attendees will need a mat for the second half of the class. For more information, call her at (901) 867-2345 or email sagrusa@aol.com. See the Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/LakelandFitness.

Holy Smoke! Cigar Aficionado Club: 7 p.m. on the first Monday of the month in Bartlett. For men; includes a faith-based discussion. For location and other details, contact Ed McNamara at HSCAC2014@gmail.com.

Weekly ham radio meeting: The Shelby County Office of Preparedness invites all licensed amateur “ham” radio operators to check into the net weekly at 6 p.m. Mondays, on the SCOoPERNET (Shelby County Office of Preparedness Emergency Ham Radio Net). Attendees can dial their radios to 147.090 107.2 (VHF) and check in. The net will also be activated during inclement weather events. For more information on the Shelby County Office of Preparedness, call (901) 515-2525, see the Facebook page or the Twitter page.

Bunco: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on first and third Mondays of the month at the Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. For details, call Bobbi Cornett at (901) 372-3244.

Jamming at the Senior Center: 2-4 p.m. Mondays at the Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Seniors are invited to gather and play acoustic music (no microphones or amplifiers), including spiritual, country, blues and bluegrass. Instruments include guitar, dobro, mandolin, fiddle, and vocals.

Memphis Agricultural Club: Noon on the fourth Monday of each month in the C Wing of the Agricenter Expo Building. Lunch is $10; all are welcome. All are welcome to attend. Details: memphisagclub@gmail.com.

Biking: The Memphis Hightailers Bike Club offers a Bartlett ride at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, leaving from the Baskin-Robbins parking lot (5788 Stage Road, Bartlett). Led by a trained ride leader, this is a no-drop ride at an intermediate/social pace, ideal for those who are new to riding or want to improve their speed and road skills. The route is through Bartlett neighborhoods for about 15 miles. Participants will need a helmet and bike light, as ride usually ends just after dusk. For more information, visit memphishightailers.com.

Women’s tennis: 9-11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays (weather permitting) at Windward Slopes Park, 9822 Beverle Rivera Dr., Lakeland. For start times, contact Peggy Young at peggyyoung7@comcast.net or (901) 606-8269.

YMCA Silver Sneakers (exercise & strength-building): 10-11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the International Harvester (I.H.) Clubhouse, 4523 Canada Road, Lakeland. Led by YMCA-Millington. First class is free. Cost for those not covered by insurance is $4 per class; bring insurance card. See more details at http://www.silversneakers.com/.

Ladies Bunco: 6:30-8:30 p.m. on first Tuesdays of the month at the Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. For details, call Bobbi Cornett at (901) 372-3244.

Stroke support group: 2 p.m. on  second Tuesdays of the month in Day Room One, Health South Rehabilitation, 4100 Austin Peay Highway. This group is designed for stroke survivors and their caregivers. Offered by Methodist North Hospital. For details, contact Connie Holland at (901) 516-5947 or visit their website. Note: The Nov. 11 meeting will be a Thanksgiving celebration with music, food and fellowship.

Bartlett WWII Club: 9 a.m. on second Tuesdays of the month at Singleton Community Center, Bartlett. Visitors are welcomed. For information, call Henry Boyd Sr., (901) 388-3514.

Uncommon Threads Quilt Guild: 6:15-9 p.m. on the fourth Tuesdays of the month at Germantown United Methodist Church, 2331 S. Germantown Road. The first two meetings are free to prospective members and a yearly membership is $25. Meetings include a lecture, snacks, a time to display and talk about completed projects, and “meet and greet” time. People at all skill levels are welcome, from new and want-to-be quilters to advanced quilters. Participants can learn how to make a quilt in one year with meetings that include basic how-to lessons now through next spring. The guild currently has more than 100 members. For more information, contact Pat Deekenor at (901) 853-6921 or email utquiltguild@gmail.com.

CPR certification training: First Tuesday of every month at National College in Bartlett, offered by Corpro CPR. For more information, call (901) 569-2929 or email rickblack@corprocpr.com.

Pinochle: 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Come out to sharpen your pinochle skills and catch up with a group of friendly people. It’s a fun way to increase intellectual stimulation. Knowledge of this card game isn’t mandatory; the players invite shadowing to learn. Women pinochle players are welcome, too.

Book club: 1 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at the Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. The person that makes the final decision of the book to read for the next month will act as the host/hostess for the discussion. For more information, contact Jeannine Dillard at (901) 331-2839 or jdillard@bigriver.net.

Cancer support group: Bartlett Hills Baptist Church (4641 Ellendale Road, Bartlett) has a cancer support group that meets every second Wednesday of each month from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. For more information, visit the church’s website.

Lakeland roadside litter pickup: 8-10 a.m. the second Wednesday of each month, organized by Keep Lakeland Beautiful. Volunteers needed. If it is actively raining, the event will be cancelled. Volunteers will take turns as project leader. Contact Rhonda Fink at (901) 867-2717 or rfink@lakelandtn.org for more information.

Support group for gunshot victims: Noon on the first and third Thursday of every month at the Shelby County Crime Victims’ Center, 1750 Madison Ave., Memphis, in the first floor conference room. Details: Call Anna Whalley at the center at (901) 222-3950.

Tennessee Lyme Disease Support Network: 7 p.m. the first Thursday of the month in Room 140 of Faith Baptist Church, 3755 N. Germantown Road, Bartlett, Room 140. For more information, visit the network’s Facebook page.

Mah-Jong: 12:30 p.m. on Thursdays at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Similar to the card game rummy, Mah-Jong is a game of skill, strategy and calculation that involves a certain degree of chance. The game is played with tiles, not cards. Beginners to experienced players are welcome to join in every Thursday.

Join the Bartlett Area Chorus: 7-9 p.m. on Thursdays at St. Elisabeth Episcopal Church, 6033 Old Brownsville Road, Bartlett. Non-audition group open to all ages 16-96+. Directed by James and Ed Riddick. Details: Visit facebook.com/bartlett.areachorus or call (901) 386-3717.

Bible Study: 10 a.m. on Fridays at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. For more information about the senior center, call (901) 746-8195 or City Hall at (901) 867-2717).

Bridge club: 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturdays at the Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Participants will play party bridge pairs, so anyone coming to play should bring a partner with him or her. If a partner is needed, call Sue or Ron Brandon at (901) 387-1204 to find out if a partner is available.

Lakeland roadside litter pickup: 8-10 a.m. the second Saturday of each month, organized by Keep Lakeland Beautiful. Volunteers needed. If it is actively raining, the event will be cancelled. Volunteers will take turns as project leader. Contact Rhonda Fink at (901) 867-2717 or rfink@lakelandtn.org for more information.

Lakeland Dance: 7-10:30 p.m. monthly on the second Saturday of each month at the I.H. Clubhouse, 4523 Canada Road, Lakeland. Sponsored by the River City Boppers and open to all ages. Music will include bop, shag and West Coast swing. Dance lessons are available. Admission is $4 for members and Lakeland residents, and it’s $7 for non-members. Each dance has a food theme and participants bring a food dish to share. Food themes: October, chili; November, potluck and December, Christmas Party (club provides ham or turkey dish; bring or any side dish or dessert). for more information, contact Jo Reynolds at joreyn44@aol.com or (662) 536-2077.

Weather spotters: The Shelby County Office of Preparedness has announced the availability of a free online course in SKYWARN Spotter Training. See the site for more information.

New Neighbors: Founded in 1972, New Neighbors is a nonprofit organization of “neighbors meeting neighbors through social activities and community service.” Members are from the greater Memphis, Tenn., metropolitan area, including Germantown, Collierville, Memphis and other locations. Social activities may include sports, reading, games, movies and more, and they serve their communities in volunteering and fundraising. For more information, use the following contact information: Call (901) 759-8520; email information@newneighbors.org, visit the website at newneighbors.org; visit the Facebook page at facebook.com/NewNeighborsTN; or write a letter to New Neighbors, Attn: Information Request, 9245 Poplar Ave., Suite 5, PMB #210, Germantown, TN 38138. See meeting details at the group’s website.

Girl Scout summer residential camps: June and July at Kamp Kiwani in Middleton, Tenn., and Camp Tik-A-Witha in Van Vleet, Miss. Featuring canoeing, kayaking, challenge rope courses, hiking, backpacking and more. Average cost: $400/week. Open to Girl Scouts and non-Girl Scouts in grades 1-12. Details: girlscoutshs.org/outdoors/outdoors.html.

“Disappointed” exhibit: Now through July 30 in the Alumni Gallery at Rust Hall, Memphis College of Art, 1930 Poplar Avenue, Overton Park, Memphis. Featuring photographic collages by Joshua Strydom, a Zimbabwean artist. Hours 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and noon-4 p.m. Sundays. Free and open to the public.

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