Calendar of Events

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JUNE


Blood drive: 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. June 19 at Methodist North Hospital, 3960 New Covington Pike, Memphis. The Bloodmobile will be parked in front of the hospital. Declines in blood donation are occurring both locally and nationally as a result of the pandemic. Currently, there is a critical need for blood in our community. No appointment necessary. Details:Go to Vitalant.org and click on “Donate” and enter sponsor code of MH-N. Learn your COVID-19 antibody status when you donate.

Free COVID-19 testing: June 19-20 at multiple locations. Dates: 2-6 p.m. June 19 and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 20 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 60 S. Pkwy. East, Memphis; First Baptist Church-Broad at 2835 Broad Ave., Memphis (south lot next to Sam Cooper Boulevard); Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church, 70 N. Bellevue Blvd., Memphis; and Berean Missionary Baptist Church, 1666 E. Raines Road, Memphis. Also June 20: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Divine Faith, 7201 E. Shelby Dr., Memphis; and Orange Mound Senior Center, 2590 Park Ave., Memphis. Open to public; drive-through testing, no appointment required and no symptoms are necessary to get tested.

“Elder Scams and Flim Flams”: Virtual event from 9 a.m. until noon June 24. Nancy Crawford, community outreach director for the Memphis Better Business Bureau will lead the event. Fee is $15; registration # 6485. Register: Call 901-761-0810.
2 virtual races: Virtual event July 3-6 in Tennessee state parks. Includes the Red, White and Raptors virtual 5K ($15 fee) or 1 Miler (also $15 fee) that weekend. Also includes the Virtual Firecracker Glow Run on those dates. Virtual races can be run or walked from any location, such as a personal treadmill or a nearby sidewalk. This race has a $20 registration fee for the 5K. The Firecracker Glow Run is also for 5K ($25 fee) or 1 mile ($15 fee). Registration for this virtual race is at firecrackerglowrun.itsyourrace.com.

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


JULY


No events have been submitted to date for July 2020.

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


AUGUST


No events have been submitted to date for August 2020.

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


SEPTEMBER


No events have been submitted to date for September 2020.

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


OCTOBER


No events have been announced to date for October 2020. For events that happen every month, also see “Recurring Events” at the bottom of this page.


NOVEMBER


No events have been announced to date for November 2020.

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


DECEMBER


No events have been announced to date for December 2020.

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


JANUARY


No events have been submitted to date for January 2021.

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


FEBRUARY


No events have been submitted to date for February 2021.

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


MARCH


No events have been submitted yet for March 2021.

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


APRIL


No events have been submitted yet for April 2021.

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


MAY


No events have been submitted yet for May 2021.

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


RECURRING EVENTS


Recurring events are currently being updated to clarify whether they are still occurring during the coronavirus-related facility closures and reopenings. You’re encouraged to submit a new announcement via email to carolyn@magicvalleypublishing.com. Please include a phone number (not for publication) so we can clarify any questions we may have.