New Mentor Training
MENTOR Memphis Grizzlies’ Training Institute provides best-in-class training to mentors and mentor programs so that they are equipped to improve student outcomes. This new mentor training starts the process to prepare mentors with the needed tools and skills to mentor and work with the youth within our youth mentoring network. This training is open to anyone interested in becoming a volunteer youth mentor. After completing training, MENTOR Memphis Grizzlies will connect you to a quality youth mentoring program.
WHEN: Thursday, March 7 at 5 p.m.
YPN Memphis March Mixer
YPN is a real estate centric organization that is member-driven and committed to encouraging young professionals excel in their careers by providing networking, education, and encouragement. This is a free event with light appetizers provided and a cash bar.
WHEN: Thursday, March 7 at 6 p.m
WHERE: The Bluff
Memphis Boat Expo + The Good Life Expo
The Memphis Boat Expo will be joining forces with THE GOOD LIFE EXPO and cover the Memphis Cook Convention Center Main Hall. This will be the outdoor lover’s indoor playground! Experience the Biggest Boat Sell In the Mid South, ride the zip line and experience the Thrill Zone! Plus, you could win a boat or an RV! Shop for boats, seadoos, RV’s, ATV’s, and almost everything you can imaging to live the good life – outdoors!
WHEN: Friday, March 8 – Sunday, March 10 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
WHERE: Cook Convention Center
5 Fridays of Jazz
Jump into Spring with a lively series of free Jazz concerts at the Benjamin L Hooks Central Library, sponsored by the Levitt Shell. Open to all age groups. This week the performance will be Lisa Nobumoto and her Sizzling Six.
WHEN: Friday, March 8 at 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Grind City Coffee Expo
Come be part of the inaugural Grind City Coffee Expo. As in its name, it is centered around Memphis coffee. From the roasters to the shops, the Expo will highlight the amazing coffee community we have available in our wonderful city.
WHEN: Saturday, March 9 at 10 a.m.
WHERE: Memphis College of Art and Community Education
This exciting annual, family friendly event will help local artists transform the Brooks plaza into a colorful canvas! Invite your friends and bring the whole family for a fun day of live performances, food trucks, hands-on art-making, games, gallery exploration, and more! And it’s completely FREE!
WHEN: Saturday, March 9 at 10 a.m.
WHERE: Brooks Museum
Low Cut Connie w/ The Klitz & Louise Page at 1884 Lounge
According to Low Cut Lonnie, “If an alien landed and asked what rock ‘n’ roll is, you could start here.”
WHEN: Saturday, March 9 at 8 p.m.
WHERE: 1884 Lounge at Minglewood Hall
Love Light Orchestra
The Love Light Orchestra is a ten-piece band of veteran Bluff City musicians. The band consists of John Nemeth on vocals, Joe Restivo on guitar, Tim Goodwin on bass, Earl Lowe on drums, Gerald Stephens on keys, and a five piece horn section that includes Marc Franklin, Scott Thompson, Art Edmaist Jason Yasinksy, and Kirk Smothers.
WHEN: Saturday, March 9 at 9 p.m.
National Mario Day!
National Mario Day is observed each year on March 10th and honors Mario from the popular Nintendo game. This gamer holiday is celebrated on March 10 because of the way the date appears, when abbreviated (March 10). Rec Room will have free-to-play games, themed drinks, and more to celebrate! Cosplay encouraged!
WHEN: Sunday, March 10 at 7 p.m.
WHERE: Rec Room