Events

We're committed to connecting leaders to leaders, leaders to information, and leaders to community. All the events we have listed are great opportunities for Memphians to connect and engage, and hopefully have fun. 

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  • Friday, March 3, 2017 - Friday, April 28, 2017 6 p.m.

    Fee($): FREE

    Location: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library 3030 Poplar Ave.

    Following last year’s performances, which welcomed hundreds of music lovers each night, organizers with Levitt Shell, Memphis Public Libraries and the Memphis Library Foundation teamed up again to bring another decorated show line-up. Doors open at 6 p.m. (A cash bar and food will be available each night also.)  March 3 – R...   

  • Friday, March 31, 2017 6-8 p.m.

    Fee($): FREE

    Location: Leadership Memphis Gallery 363 S. Main St. Memphis, TN 38103

    Stop by Gallery 363 and see the fabulous work of Beth Okeon during March's Trolley Night, curated by Art Village Gallery. 

    Artist Bio:
    A native Memphian, Beth started painting at a young age and later, expanded her art practice to include pottery. Her works have been displayed at select locale...    Continue Reading »

  • Sunday, April 2, 2017 - Monday, April 3, 2017

    Location: Downtown Memphis

    Sunday, April 2 Legacy Awards and Reception

    Monday, April 3 Diversity Memphis Bus Tour Includes Lunch and Tour of the National Civil Rights Museum

    Tour Begins and Ends at Temple Israel 1376 E Massey Rd, Memphis, TN 38120

    Tour Sites include: Islamic Center, LeMoyne Owen College and the Nationa...    Continue Reading »

  • Monday, April 3, 2017

    Location: Begins at Temple Israel 1376 Massey Rd.

    Monday, April 3 Diversity Memphis Bus Tour Includes Lunch and Tour of the National Civil Rights Museum

    Tour Begins and Ends at Temple Israel 1376 E Massey Rd, Memphis, TN 38120

    Tour Sites include: Islamic Center, LeMoyne Owen College and the National Civil Rights Museum

    Discussion Panels: :"E...    Continue Reading »

  • Friday, April 7, 2017 5 - 10 p.m.

    Location: Tiger Lane

    The City of Memphis - Division of Housing and Community Development will host A Taste of Memphis at Tiger Lane showcasing Memphis' amazing, cool and hip, historical, diverse and culturally rich neighborhoods. Meet new people or old friends..learn about each other's neighborhoods...eat..enjoy yourself at the 4th annual "A Taste of Memphis at Tige...    Continue Reading »

  • Friday, April 7, 2017

    Location: n/a

    Memphians Care has as one of its programs to demonstrate the kindness and generosity of Memphians a food donation program known as “A Simple Gesture.”  The simplicity of the program is what makes it a success.

    For those who wish to participate, Memphians Care provides a reusable green bag into which donors put non-perishab...    Continue Reading »

  • Thursday, April 20, 2017 - Saturday, April 22, 2017 Times vary each day.

    Location: Cordova Bowling Center 7945 Club Center Drive Cordova, TN 38016

    Big Brothers Big Sisters has officially kicked off our 2017

    Bowl for Kids’ Sake season! 

     

    Bowl for Kids’ Sake is a fun event where anyone in the community can take part…even if you can’t bowl a lick!  Every dollar raised will help children all over the Mid-South get back on the path...    Continue Reading »

  • Thursday, April 20, 2017 7 p.m.

    Fee($): $100 - $125

    Location: Holiday Inn University of Memphis 3700 Central Ave.

    On April 20, 2017, 7 PM, the Hooks Institute will hold its annual Join Hands for Change Gala at the Holiday Inn on the University of Memphis Campus. We are excited that this year's featured honoree will be Ambassador Andrew J. Young, civil rights pioneer, diplomat, two-time mayor of Atlanta, and friend of the late Benjamin L. Hooks.

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  • Saturday, April 29, 2017 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Location: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library 3030 Poplar Ave.

     Memphis Public Library’s largest author festival will return again for another year of carnival-style fun for the whole family! Bigger and better than last year, Bookstock 2017 will feature four (4) keynote authors – Lisa Wingate, Daniel Connolly, ReShonda Tate Billingsley, and Adrienne Berard – along with more than 40 lo...   

  • Saturday, April 29, 2017 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Location: Benjamin L. Hooks Public Library

    Memphis Public Library’s largest author festival, Bookstock 2017 will return again for another year of carnival-style fun for the whole family 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 29

      

  • Saturday, May 20, 2017 8 a.m.

    Location: Memphis

    Military Retirees Tri-State Area

    M.R.T.S.A was formed in 1974 when three men (Houston Traylor, Vercy Whitlow and Ed Thompson) decided, "We retired military personnel can help by channeling our diverse and varied experience into the betterment of our community"

    In 1983, M.R.T.S.A. purchased 280 Cynthia Place and it became the centerpi...    Continue Reading »

  • Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - Friday, June 9, 2017 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

    Fee($): $695-$1395

    Location: FedEx Institute of Technology

    The FedEx Institute Memphis Innovation Bootcamp is the most practical and impactful innovation training program in the Mid-South. Leveraging GoNimble by Lokion's real-life experience applying a wide variety of design thinking and iterative value delivery approaches, this hands-on immersive three-day introduction to the fundamentals of inno...    Continue Reading »

  • Friday, June 9, 2017

    Location: n/a

    Memphians Care has as one of its programs to demonstrate the kindness and generosity of Memphians a food donation program known as “A Simple Gesture.”  The simplicity of the program is what makes it a success.

    For those who wish to participate, Memphians Care provides a reusable green bag into which donors put non-perishab...    Continue Reading »

  • Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - Thursday, June 29, 2017

    Location: TBA

    The EDF is the intersection where Corporate Decision Makers,
    Minority/Women Owned & Small Businesses, Ecosystem/Strategic Partners 
    and Community Leaders CONVERGE!

      

  • Friday, August 11, 2017

    Location: n/a

    Memphians Care has as one of its programs to demonstrate the kindness and generosity of Memphians a food donation program known as “A Simple Gesture.”  The simplicity of the program is what makes it a success.

    For those who wish to participate, Memphians Care provides a reusable green bag into which donors put non-perishab...    Continue Reading »

  • Friday, October 13, 2017

    Location: n/a

    Memphians Care has as one of its programs to demonstrate the kindness and generosity of Memphians a food donation program known as “A Simple Gesture.”  The simplicity of the program is what makes it a success.

    For those who wish to participate, Memphians Care provides a reusable green bag into which donors put non-perishab...    Continue Reading »

  • Friday, December 8, 2017

    Location: n/a

    Memphians Care has as one of its programs to demonstrate the kindness and generosity of Memphians a food donation program known as “A Simple Gesture.”  The simplicity of the program is what makes it a success.

    For those who wish to participate, Memphians Care provides a reusable green bag into which donors put non-perishab...    Continue Reading »

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