ARTIST RECEPTION – Salvage
The CLTV (Collective) and Memphis in May present Memphis artists and their works featured in SALVAGE: Reclaiming Memphis' Black Aesthetic. The exhibit premieres original work from African-American artists including Amber George, Le Marquee La Flora, Lester Merriweather, Cheeto Ryan, Mia Saine, Siphne A. Sylve and Eso Tolson.
Ruby bridges Reading Festival
Meet civil rights & education advocate, Ruby Bridges Hall! Children pre-K through elementary school receive free books and enjoy storytelling and entertainment. Fun activities includes face painting, balloon animals, musical performances and food trucks.
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The true story of the Alice Marie Johnson whose life sentence for non-violent drug trafficking was commuted by President Donald Trump thanks to the efforts of Kim Kardashian West.
Night at the Lorraine
On June 8, Night at the Lorraine showcases the power of connection, purpose and history in one shining place–The Lorraine Motel. The evening sparkles with soulful music, rich food and lively dances of yesterday with a history that still resonate today.
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