Calendar of events

Looking 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.


SEPTEMBER


Memphis Area Modern Quilt Guild Showcase and Sale: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. through Sept. 28 at WKNO Studio, 7151 Cherry Farms, Cordova. Artists’ reception 1-4 p.m. Sept. 9.

Free zumba class: 5-6 p.m. Sept. 18 at Universal Parenting Place (UPP), 990 College Park Drive, Suite 104, Memphis. Details: (901) 207-3694.

Résumé workshop, job fair orientation and Community Job Fair: Sept. 18, Southwest Tennessee Community College, Macon Cove campus. Résumé workshop and job fair orientation, 9-10:30 a.m. in the Southwest Burt Bornblum Library; job fair, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Farris Building’s first-floor hallway. Bring copies of résumé and dress in business attire. Details: Contact Memphis Urban League at (9010 272-2491 or sdallas@memul.org.

New Neighbors monthly luncheon: 11:15 a.m. Sept. 19 at Memphis Botanic Gardens, 750 Cherry Road, Memphis. Register by Sept. 12. Includes tour of gardens for a small additional fee. Donations for the Dorothy Day House will be accepted at the door. Details: Email Dorris Snow at dsnow1243@aol.com.

Mid-South Fair: Sept. 20-30 at the Landers Center, 4560 Venture Dr, Southaven, Miss. Details: midsouthfair.com.

Countywide Juvenile Justice Consortium: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 20 at the Whitehaven Library, 4120 Millbranch Road, Memphis. Event is a public forum to get feedback from parents and youth about their experiences with the Memphis/Shelby County Juvenile Court.

Bartlett Area Chorus: First rehearsal at 7 p.m. Sept. 20 at St. Elisabeth Episcopal Church, 6033 Old Brownsville Road, Bartlett. Open to anyone who enjoys singing; no audition required. Music is varied, including sacred and secular traditional holiday music, jazz pieces, classical music, spirituals and other genres. Questions: Contact Al Hayes at thechoircat@gmail.com.

John Popper of Blues Traveler: 7 p.m. Sept. 20 at the Buckman Arts Center at St. Mary’s School, 60 Perkins Extended, Memphis. Acoustic show. Tickets $37; box office: (901) 537-1483. Details: buckmanartscenter.com.

Chimes Square Movie Night: 7 p.m. Sept. 20 on an outdoor screen in Chimes Square at Trimble Street, Memphis. Featuring “Wonder Woman” (PG-13, 2017). Bring blankets and folding chairs; no outside alcohol or coolers.

Golf/tennis tournament: Sept. 21 at Windyke Country Club, 8535 Winchester Road, Memphis. Benefits the Memphis Area Association of Realtors’ Benevolent Fund. Features a golf scramble and doubles tennis. Cost: Golf teams, $700; doubles tennis teams, $150. Lunch and door prizes included. Register: Contact O’Hara Keszler at ohara.keszler@maar.org or (901) 818-2421.

Aaron Tippin: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Barlett. Season’s premiere for BPACC, featuring a country music great. Opening act is Tanner Lee. Tickets: $50. More information, (901) 385-6440; box office, (901) 385-5588.

JJ Grey & Mofro: Sept. 21 at Minglewood Hall, 1555 Madison Ave., Memphis. Tickets: $30-$35. Details: minglewoodhall.com/event/1697881-jj-grey-mofro-memphis.

Emergency training: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sept. 22 and 29 at 1075 Mullins Station Road, Memphis. This Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) two-day class teaches citizens how to safely and responsibly respond to hazards and threats. Register: staysafeshelby.us or (901) 222-6706.

Chrysler Cars 4 Classrooms fundraiser: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 22 at Wolfchase Chrysler Dodge Jeep, 8170 U.S. 64, Bartlett. Benefits students at Brighton Elementary. There will be a donation of $10 to the school for every person who takes a brief test drive of the new Chrysler Pacifica or Pacifica Hybrid.

Black Girls Code presents Memphis Robot Expo: Sept. 22 at Memphis Business Academy, 3306 Overton Crossing St., Memphis. Designed for all girls ages 7-17. Features hands-on experience learning about robots, live demos and more. Free new Engineering Barbie. Fee: $35; scholarships and opportunities to sponsor girls are available. Check-in at 9 a.m.; event is 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Laptops not needed; lunch provided. Register: bit.ly/bgcmemrobot18 and complete forms online at blackgirlscode.com/parents.html.

Open house: 5-7 p.m. Sept. 22 at Lakeland Senior Center. Event precedes the evening of live music at the Lakeland Amphitheater. Crafts will be handmade by participants of the senior center, with art by Bobbi Cornett. The City of Lakeland/Lakeland Senior Center Christmas ornament will be available for purchase for $10. Refreshments will be served. Details: (901) 746-8195.

Bluff City Bandits: 7-10 p.m. Sept. 22 concert at the Lakeland Amphitheater at I.H. Park, 4527 Canada Road, Lakeland. Free, family-friendly event. Includes food trucks and children’s entertainment.

Dancing for Alzheimers: 2-4 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Cordova Community Center, 1017 N. Sanga Road, Cordova. Featuring door prizes, silent auction and square/line dancing for beginners. All proceeds go to the Alzheimer’s Association. Details: Call (901) 484-4059 or email gweaver413@gmail.com.

Nine Inch Nails: Sept. 24 at the Orpheum Theatre, Memphis. Featuring support The Jesus and Mary Chain and newly announced openers Tobacco. Tickets: https://orpheum-memphis.com/event/nine-inch-nails# or nin.com/tickets2018.

Jewelry making for beginners: 10 a.m. Sept. 25 and Oct. 23 at Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road, Lakeland. Supplies needed. Limited enrollment of eight per class. RSVP to (901) 746-8195.

Historic Talk by Jimmy Ogle: 10 a.m. Sept. 26 at I.H. Clubhouse, 4527 Canada Road, Lakeland. Topic: “Women of Achievement.” Limited seating. Registered: Call Kim Odom at (901) 746-8195.

Lakeland Chamber’s Luncheon: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 26 at Stonebridge Golf Course, 3049 Davies Plantation Road, Lakeland. Featured speaker: Lakeland Mayor Wyatt Bunker, presenting the State of the City address. Cost: $10/members, $15 for non-members.

Thrive!: 1 p.m. Sept. 26 at Church Health Community Room, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. This is a free monthly gathering of stroke survivors and their families. Offered by Church Health Physical Rehabilitation. Light refreshments. Register: Call Kevin Gibson at (901) 701-2294 or go to ChurchHealth.org/Event/ThriveSeptember.

Scarf Block Printing Workshop: 4-7 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Memphis Jewish Community Center, 6560 Poplar Ave., Memphis. Hosted by Memphis College of Arts for ages 16+. Equipment/supplies provided. Register: jccmemphis.org/culture/cultural-arts-classes. Details: Email commed@mca.edu or call (901) 272-5116.

Memphis Walk a Mile in Her Shoes:6 p.m. Sept. 27, starting at the Ramesses II statue on Central Avenue at the University of Memphis. Registration opens at 5:30 p.m. and costs $10. Suggested student donation is $5 and University of Memphis students are free with ID. Details: memphiswomen.org.

Depression lecture (in Spanish): 6 p.m. Sept. 27 in the Church Health Community Room, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Designed for people with depression and their families. Free and open to the public; recommended for adults only. The Community Room is in the hallway between the West and Central Atria at Crosstown Concourse.

Mindful body conditioning: 6 p.m. Sept. 27 in Church Health’s Creative Movement Studio, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. For ages 13 and older. Led by professional dancer and choreographer Tamara Parrish. Log on to ChurchHealth.org/Events to register.

Health presentation: 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. Topic: “The Changing V-Zone at Menopause — Vaginal Dryness and Vaginal Atrophy.” Registration: saintfrancishosp.com/red-hot-mamas-seminar-series or call (833) 249-5219.

Chimes Square Movie Night: 7 p.m. Sept. 27 on an outdoor screen in Chimes Square at Trimble Street, Memphis. Featuring “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” (PG-13, 1986). Bring blankets and folding chairs; no outside alcohol or coolers.

Bartlett Festival: Sept. 28-29 at W.C. Freeman Park, Bartlett. Featuring vendors, carnival rides, live music, barbecue competition, car show, children’s activities, 5K event and more. Details: cityofbartlett.org/628/Bartlett-Festival-BBQ-Contest-Car-Show.

Southern Junkers Vintage Market: 9 a.m. Sept. 28-6:30 p.m. Sept. 29 at Agricenter International, 777 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis.

13th annual Block Party and Picnic for Peace: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sept. 28-30 at 3385 Austin Peay Highway in Raleigh, next to McDonalds and Car Wash USA. (Note the location change.) Features music, food, fun, and programming. Details: visit BlockPartyForPeace.com or call (901) 379-9101.

Shakespeare Shout-Out Series: 6 p.m. Sept. 28 at International Harvester Managerial Park, 4523 Canada Road in Lakeland. Featuring the comedy, “The Two Gentlemen of Verona.” No tickets or reservations needed. Patrons are encouraged to come early for available seating; picnickers welcomed.

Paint Memphis 2018: Noon-6 p.m. Sept. 29 at Linden Yard, 711 Martin Luther King Ave., Memphis. Featuring more than 100 artists working on a collaborative mural to honor Martin Luther King Jr. and the artists’ visions of dreaming even bigger. Free and open to the public. Details: paintmemphis.org.

Military Service Academy Day: 2-4 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Arlington Visitor’s Center, 12036 Arlington Trail, Arlington. Event hosted by Congressman David Kustoff (TN-08) to give interested high school students and parents the opportunity to learn about the nomination process for U.S. military service academies. Representatives from the following service academies will be in attendance: U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Coast Guard Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, U.S. Military Academy (West Point), U.S. Naval Academy, and Army and Airforce ROTC. Requirements: bit.ly/MilitaryDay2018.

Rock ‘n’ Roar 5K and Family Fun Run/Walk: 4-7 p.m. Sept. 29 at Lakeland Elementary School, 10050 Oakseed Lane, Lakeland. Benefits Lakeland Education Foundation. Schedule: 4 p.m., 5K; 5:15 p.m., Fun Run/Walk. Features middle school band, a post-race party with live music and more. Cost: $25 (increases after Sept. 23). Details: runsignup.com or supportlakelandschools.org.

Artrageous: 7 p.m. Sept. 30 at Buckman Arts Center at St. Mary’s School, 60 Perkins Extended, Memphis. A blend of live music, painting, dance, audience participation and more. Tickets: $35, adults; $25, students; (901 537-1483.

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


OCTOBER


2018 Golf Tournament: Oct. 1 at Stonebridge Golf Course, 3049 Davies Plantation Road, Lakeland. Check-in at 11 a.m., tee-off at 12:30 p.m. Benefits Lakeland School System. Details: mylakelandchamber.org.

Creative Works Conference: Oct. 4-6 at the Halloran Centre for Performing Arts, 203 S. Main St., Memphis. Details: conference.creativeworks.co.

Writer’s Block of Tennessee: Oct. 12-14 at the Wolfchase Galleria, 2760 N. Germantown Parkway, Memphis. Featuring book tours and showcased products. Registration and details: yvonnejames.com/events-1.

“CaribbeanCuisine” Art of Dinner: 6 p.m. Oct. 12 in the Church Health Nutrition Hub, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Featuring orange and olive salad with cilantro vinaigrette, pan-roasted salmon with mango salsa and jasmine rice, grilled vegetables with herbs, and flourless chocolate cake with cayenne and berries. Tickets: $65; event benefits Church Health’s nutrition programming. Register at ArtofDinnerOct.Eventbrite.com.

Mid-South Renaissance Faire: Oct. 13-14 and 20-21 at USA Baseball Stadium and Park, Millington. Tickets: $12/adults ($10 for seniors, students and military), $6/children 6-12, and free for ages 0-5. Free parking. Details: midsouthrenfaire.com.

“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.

Car show: 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Jimmy Naifeh Center in Tipton County, Dyersburg. Hosted by Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at Dyersburg State Community College. Details: Contact Emily Camp at (901) 562-3048 or ecamp1@my.dscc.edu, or Brigham Scallion at (901) 475-3119 or scallion@dscc.edu.

Second annual Run with the Bruins: 9 a.m. Oct. 27 at Bon Lin Elementary School, 3940 N. Germantown Road, Bartlett. Family-friendly 5K followed by carnival until 1 p.m., including vendor booths, carnival games, entertainment, silent auction and concessions. Event raises funds for BLES technology.

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


NOVEMBER


Writer’s Block of Tennessee: Nov. 23-25at the Wolfchase Galleria, 2760 N. Germantown Parkway, Memphis. Featuring book tours and showcased products. Registration and details: yvonnejames.com/events-1.

Moscow Ballet – “Great Russian Nutcracker”: 7 p.m. Nov. 29 at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N Main St, Memphis. Tickets go on sale May 25 in Memphis; call (800) 745-3000 or visit nutcracker.com.

Holiday party: 7:30-10 p.m. Nov. 30 at Visible Music College, 200 Madison Ave., Memphis. Hosted by Indomitable women of Incarcerated Men Inc. Vendors now being accepted; email indomitablewomen@gmail.com for registration form or call Crystal Deberry at (901) 417-7297.

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


DECEMBER


Writer’s Block of Tennessee: Dec. 21-23 at the Wolfchase Galleria, 2760 N. Germantown Parkway, Memphis. Featuring book tours and showcased products. Registration and details: yvonnejames.com/events-1. https://www.yvonnejames.com/events-1.

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.


APRIL


No events have been submitted for April 2019.

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


MAY


No events have been submitted for May 2019.

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


JUNE


No events have been submitted yet for June 2019.

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


JULY


No events have been submitted yet for July 2019.


AUGUST


No events have been submitted yet for August 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 through October at Overton Park, East Parkway Pavilion, Memphis. Accepts SNAP/EBT.

Bartlett Station Farmers Market: 8 a.m.-noon through 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.

Church Health’s free Diabetes Education Class: 9 a.m.-noon on the second Sunday of each month at 1350 Concourse Ave. Call (901) 701-2220 to register. Event teaches the basics of diabetes, its role in the body, diabetes medication, chronic disease management and nutrition for diabetics. Anyone may attend this class without registration, but a small snack will be provided for those who preregister. Class also offered in Spanish. Esta clase también se ofrece en español el mismo dia y hora. Para más información llame a (901) 701-2220.

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.

Mindfulness meditation: Noon every Monday in the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Guided meditations are led by Rob Dove from Rhodes College Counseling. Free and open to the public. Details: ChurchHealth.org/Events.

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.

Guided meditation: Noon every Tuesday in the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Free and open to the public. Details: ChurchHealth.org/Events.

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.

12-Step Sangha meetings: 5:30 p.m. each Thursday in the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Designed for people in recovery; is open to people with any addiction. Questions: Contact Robert Baldwin at baldwin_rl@yahoo.com.

Weekly chapel service and contemplative break: Noon every Thursday at The Church Health Meditation Chapel, first floor of Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis.

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.

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.

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).

Saturday Morning Unwind Sessions: 9:30 a.m. each Saturday in the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Facilitated by Greg Graber and Rob Dove. Free and open to the public. Details: ChurchHealth.org/Events.

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.