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DECEMBER


“The 12 Dates of Christmas”: Through Dec. 22 in the Memphian Room at The Circuit Playhouse, 51 S. Cooper St., Memphis. Featuring a one woman show toasting all the tropes associated with being single during the holidays. Hours: 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 7 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: Call 901-726-4656 or visit playhouseonthesquare.org.

Bartlett Art Association’s Artist Spotlight: Through Dec. 27 at Gallery Ten Ninety One at WKNO Studios, 7151 Cherry Farms Road, Cordova. A reception with appetizers and beverages and music by the Bartlett Chorus will be 2-4 p.m. Dec. 8. Artwork will be for sale with a percentage of proceeds going to support public broadcasting.

“Journey to Space”: Now through Jan. 5, 2020, at the Graceland Exhibition Center at Graceland, 3717 Elvis Presley Blvd., Memphis. Features the systems, tools and technologies developed for human space travel, as well as more than a dozen hands-on, interactive displays and artifacts from the past 50 years of space explorations. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily except major holidays. Tickets: 800-238-2000 or graceland.com.

“Expedition: Dinosaur”: Through Jan. 11, 2020, at the Graceland Exhibition Center at Graceland, 3717 Elvis Presley Blvd., Memphis. Features interactive experiences with life-size lifelike animatronic dinosaurs and excavation artifacts and fossils. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily except major holidays. Tickets: 800-238-2000 or graceland.com.

Ken Block and Drew Copeland from Sister Hazel: 8 p.m. Dec. 4 at Lafayette’s Music Room, 2119 Madison Ave., Memphis. Also featuring special guest Amanda Raye. Tickets: $25 at lafayettes.com/memphis/event-tickets.

Throwback Thursday movie, “Fargo”: Around 7 p.m. Dec. 5 at Studio on the Square in Midtown Memphis. Tickets: $6 at malco.com.

Ace Atkins’ book signing: 7 p.m. Dec. 5 at Barnes & Noble at Wolfchase Galleria, 2774 N. Germantown Parkway, Memphis. Featuring New York Times bestselling author Ace Atkins signing his new title, “Robert B. Parker’s Angel Eyes” (released Nov. 19).

City of Lakeland’s Christmas Festival: 6-8:30 p.m. Dec. 6 at the I.H. Clubhouse, 4523 Canada Road, Lakeland. Features a visit from Santa, an outdoor tree lighting, children’s time with Santa, hot chocolate, crafts, face painting and balloon magic. Lakeland children are invited to wear their PJs to the event. Parking available across the street at First Baptist Church of Lakeland. Details: Call 901-867-2717.

Singleton’s Christmas Tree Lighting: 6-8 p.m. Dec. 6 at Singleton Community Center, 7266 Third Road, Bartlett. Features entertainment by center’s preschool and Altruria Elementary’s “Fifth Notes” choir, tree lighting ceremony, Photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, and hot chocolate and refreshments. Free event. Details: Email pwright@cityofbartlett.org, call 901-385-5593 or visit cityofbartlett.org/549/Special-Events.

Christmas Craft Show: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Farmer’s Market at the Agricenter, 7777 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis.

2019 Arlington Christmas Parade: 3 p.m. Dec. 7 along Airline Road, between Arlington High and Arlington Elementary.

Bartlett Christmas Parade: 4 p.m. Dec. 7, starting on Stage Road at the traffic light in front of McDonald’s and then proceeding west to Shelby Street. Theme: “The Songs of Christmas. Details: cityofbartlett.org/629/Bartlett-Christmas-Parade.

Auditions for “Steel Magnolias”: 2-4 p.m. Dec. 8 or 6:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 9 at Bartlett Performing Arts & Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. No appointments or prepared monologues required; auditions will be cold readings of script. Bring a recent photo and theatrical résumé, if available. Seeking actresses 20-60; no roles have been pre-cast. Rehearsals begin mid-March; performances, May 1-3.

Holiday Heroes party: Dec. 11 at Youth Villages, 7410 Memphis Arlington Road, Bartlett. Time to be announced. The Bartlett Area Chamber of Commerce, Youth Villages and Kiwanis will celebrate Christmas with the children of Youth Villages-Bartlett campus. To participate, contact kcarl@bartlettchamber.org.

Sandi Patty: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 11 at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Sandi Patty is a winner of five Grammy Awards and Four Billboard Music Awards. Tickets: $40; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

Throwback Thursday movie, “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation”: Around 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at Studio on the Square in Midtown Memphis. Tickets: $6 at malco.com.

Live Nativity: 6-9 p.m. Dec. 13-14 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, , 2949 Davies Plantation Road, Lakeland. Featuring live animals, including camels.

 Seniors Christmas Dinner: 6 p.m. Dec. 13 at the I.H. Clubhouse, 4523 Canada Road, Lakeland. Featuring the Jim Mahannah Band and food by Pink Flamingo; event sponsored by Saint Francis Hospital-Bartlett. Tickets: $10 in advance only; buy at the center by Dec. 6. Details: 901-746-8195.

Holiday Concert Weekend: Dec. 13-14 at Graceland in Memphis. Features two concerts, mansion tours, caroling, holiday brunch and more. Tickets: 901-332-3322 or 800-238-2000. Details: visit Graceland.com.

Cookie sale: Dec. 14 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, 2949 Davies Plantation Road, Lakeland. Cost $10; select homemade cookies.

Gun & Knife Show: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 14 and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 15 at Agricenter International. Tickets: Adults/$12; children 12 and younger/$4. Details: rkshows.com.

“Angelina Ballerina — A Very Merry Holiday Musical”: 2:30 p.m. Dec. 14 at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Tickets: $10/youth, $15/adults; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

Art gallery’s Christmas open house: 2-4 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Mid-South Gallery, 2945 Shelby St., Bartlett (just down the street from Bartlett High School). Featuring area artists Nancy Adair, Daniel Rudolph, Becky Ross McRare, Marc Wheetley, Mike Moffitt, Lisa Street, Katie Lindsey, Jon Woodhams, Frederick Lyle Morris and more. Refreshments offered; art available to buy.

Movie day: Noon Dec. 17 at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Call for movie title. Popcorn provided, but you can bring your own snacks too. Senior Center Manager, Kim Odom, can be reached at 901-746-8195 or at City Hall, 901-867-2717.

New Neighbors Luncheon: Dec. 18 at Arlington Abbey, 6183 Quintard St., Arlington. Featuring a festive holiday program with the New Neighbors Choir and a carol sing-along. Members are asked to bring a teddy bear to donate to the Memphis Child Advocacy Center. Details: Contact Janice Volner at 901-490-9164.

BACC Holiday Open House: 4-6 p.m. Dec. 19 at the Bartlett Chamber of Commerce, 2969 Elmore Park Road, Bartlett. Featuring food from local restaurants, drinks and business after hours.

Throwback Thursday movie, “A Christmas Story”: Around 7 p.m. Dec. 19 at Studio on the Square in Midtown Memphis. Tickets: $6 at malco.com.

New Year’s Eve Potluck Lunch & Magic Show: 11 a.m. Dec. 31 at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Entertainment begins at 11:30 a.m., featuring magician Jeffery Day; chicken will be provided; guests are asked to bring a side dish or dessert (enough for 8-10 people). Must RSVP by calling Kim Odom at 901-746-8195.

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


JANUARY


“Journey to Space”: Now through Jan. 5, 2020, at the Graceland Exhibition Center at Graceland, 3717 Elvis Presley Blvd., Memphis. Features the systems, tools and technologies developed for human space travel, as well as more than a dozen hands-on, interactive displays and artifacts from the past 50 years of space explorations. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily except major holidays. Tickets: 800-238-2000 or graceland.com.

“Expedition: Dinosaur”: Through Jan. 11, 2020, at the Graceland Exhibition Center at Graceland, 3717 Elvis Presley Blvd., Memphis. Features interactive experiences with life-size lifelike animatronic dinosaurs and excavation artifacts and fossils. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily except major holidays. Tickets: 800-238-2000 or graceland.com.

Throwback Thursday movie, “Back to the Future”: Around 7 p.m. Jan. 2, 2020, at Studio on the Square in Midtown Memphis. Tickets: $6 at malco.com.

Throwback Thursday movie, “Gladiator”: Around 7 p.m. Jan. 9, 2020, at Studio on the Square in Midtown Memphis. Tickets: $6 at malco.com.

Throwback Thursday movie, “E.T. The Extraterrestrial”: Around 7 p.m. Jan. 16, 2020, at Studio on the Square in Midtown Memphis. Tickets: $6 at malco.com.

Merle Haggard Tribute: 7:30 p.m. Jan. 17, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Marty Haggard pays tribute to his father by performing his songs. Tickets: $35; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

Throwback Thursday movie, “Some Like It Hot” (1959): Around 7 p.m. Jan. 23, 2020, at Studio on the Square in Midtown Memphis. Tickets: $6 at malco.com.

Throwback Thursday movie, “North by Northwest” (1959): Around 7 p.m. Jan. 30, 2020, at Studio on the Square in Midtown Memphis. Tickets: $6 at malco.com.

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


FEBRUARY


Jim Croce Tribute: 7:30 Feb. 1, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. A.J. Croce, who has charted 17 top 20 singles, performs the songs of his late father. Tickets: $35; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

Throwback Thursday movie, “Back to the Future 2”: Around 7 p.m. Feb. 6, 2020, at Studio on the Square in Midtown Memphis. Tickets: $6 at malco.com.

Robin Williams Impersonation: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 8, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Featuring Roger Kabler. Tickets: $35; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

Harriet Tubman Tribute: 2:30 p.m. Feb. 9, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Performed by Janice Curtis. Tickets: $10/youth, $15/adults; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

Umphrey’s McGee: 8 p.m. Feb. 12, 2020, at the Soundstage at Graceland, Memphis. Tickets: gracelandlive.com or 877-777-0606. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Shawn Mullins: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Mullins is a Grammy-nominated artist. Tickets: $35; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

Gaelic Storm: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 27, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Details: (901) 385-6440. Tickets: (901) 385-5588.

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


MARCH


Keller Williams: 8 p.m. March 12, 2020, at Lafayette’s Music Room, 2119 Madison Ave., Memphis. Featuring the well-known looping artist. Details: kellerwilliams.net. Tickets: $30 at lafayettes.com/memphis/event-tickets.

“Bye Bye Birdie”: 7:30 p.m. March 13-15, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. The youth theater performs this rock ’n’ roll-filled musical. Tickets: $10/youth, $15/adult; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

Bartlett Community Concert Band: 7:30 p.m. March 27, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Tickets: $10; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

Trudy Lynn: 7:30 p.m. March 28, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Tickets: $35; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

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


APRIL


Rodney Crowell: 7:30 p.m. April 3, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Crowell has won a CMA and two Grammy Awards. Tickets: $35; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

Elton John Tribute: 7:30 p.m. April 17, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Craig Meyer performs this impersonation. Tickets: $40; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

Red Molly: 7:30 p.m. April 25, 2020, at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center, 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. This group of three songwriters perform vocal blends of bluegrass, country, blues and folk. Tickets: $35; (901) 385-5588. Details: (901) 385-6440.

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


MAY


No events have been announced yet for May 2020.

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


JUNE


No events have been submitted to date for June 2020.

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


St. Jude Ironman 70.3 Memphis: Oct. 3, 2020, beginning and ending at Shelby Farms Park, Memphis. Featuring a 70.3-mile course (a 1.2-mile swim, a 13.1 mile run inside the park, and a 56-mile bike ride). General registration opens Dec. 10; early St. Jude Heroes registration. Details: ironman.com/im703-memphis and facebook.com/Ironman703Memphis.

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.



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.

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.

Jammin’: 2 p.m. Mondays at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

Bunco: 11 a.m. on the first and third Mondays of the month at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

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.

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.

Weekly painting social: Noon Tuesdays at the Lakeland Senior Center, 4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

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.

Intro to Qigong: 1:30-2:30 p.m. each Tuesday and Thursday this fall in the Church Health Creative Movement Studio, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Qigong is a Chinese system of physical exercises and breathing control related to tai chi. Details: ChurchHealth.org/Events/Mindfulness.

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.

Guided Meditation-Tuesdays: Noon Tuesdays at the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Free and open to the public. Details: churchhealth.org/Events/Mindfulness.

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/.

Tai Chi introduction: 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays in the Church Health Creative Movement Studio, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Free and open to the public. Details: church-health.org/Events/Mindfulness.

Knitting/crochet: 10 a.m. on the first, third and fifth Tuesdays of the month at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

Diamond stitch: 10 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

Movie day: Noon on the third Tuesday of each month at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

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.

Encore Storytime for Children: 11 a.m. Tuesdays at Barnes & Noble Wolfchase Galleria, 2774 N. Germantown Pkwy., Memphis.

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.
The Mystic: 7 p.m. on the last Tuesday of each month at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Event is a monthly gathering to find connection through music, story and dialogue. Hosted by Micah Greenstein, John Kilzer, Chris Miner, Scott Morris and Kirk Whalum.

Lit Laff & Karoake Wednesday: Every Wednesday at Chuckles Comedy House, Germantown Parkway and Dexter, Cordova. Doors open at 7 p.m.; showtime at 8 p.m. Hosted by Derec Sleezy Evans and The Karoake King, Tim Bachus. Free admission. Details: chucklescomedyhouse.com or (901) 421-5905.

Pinochle: 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

Billiards: 9 a.m. Wednesdays at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

Book Club: 1 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

Cancer support group: Every second Wednesday of each month from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Bartlett Hills Baptist Church, 4641 Ellendale Road, Bartlett. Details: 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.

Lit Laff & Karoake Wednesday: Every Wednesday at Chuckles Comedy House, Germantown Parkway and Dexter, Cordova. Doors open at 7 p.m.; showtime at 8 p.m. Hosted by Derec Sleezy Evans and The Karoake King, Tim Bachus. Free admission. Details: chucklescomedyhouse.com or (901) 421-5905.

Free for All: 10 a.m. Thursdays at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

Mah jong: 12:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

Watercolor: 1 p.m. Thursdays at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

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.

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. Fridays at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

Mexican Train: 10 a.m. on the second Friday of the month Bible study: 10 a.m. Fridays at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

Bingo: 12:30 p.m. on the first and third Fridays of the month at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

Hand/Foot/Rummikub: 10 a.m. on the fourth Friday of the month at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

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.

Guided meditation-Saturdays: 9:30 a.m. Saturdays in the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Free and open to the public. Details: churchhealth.org/Events/Mindfulness.

Bridge: 10 a.m. Saturdays at the Lakeland Senior Center, C4527 Canada Road (next to the I.H. Clubhouse), Lakeland. Details: Call 901-746-8915.

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.

Diabetes education: 9 a.m.-noon on the second Saturday of each month at 1350 Concourse Ave., Memphis. Hosted by Church Health. Call (901) 701-2220 to register. 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.

Old Forest Nature Hike: 10-11:30 a.m. on the second Saturday and last Sunday of each month, Overton Park, 1914 Poplar Ave., Memphis. Citizens to Preserve Overton Park offer a free guided 1.5-mile nature hike through the Old Forest State Natural Area. Walks happen rain or shine; children are welcome. Details: naomi@spiny.com or (901) 278-2396.

Children’s Storytime: 11 a.m. Saturdays at Barnes & Noble Wolfchase Galleria, 2774 N. Germantown Pkwy., Memphis.

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.

Family Fun Hike: 2 p.m. on the second Sunday of each month at Shelby Farms, Memphis. Hike is led by a Shelby Farms Park interpretive docent. Donations appreciated. Wear walking shoes and appropriate outdoor clothing, and bring water bottles. No pets. Meet at Shelby Farms Park Visitor Center, 6903 Great View Drive North, Memphis. Details: Contact Natalie Wilson at nwilson@shelbyfarmspark.org or (901) 222-7267.

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.

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