2016 Christian Summer Camp at Raleigh Community Church of Christ | 4748 New Allen Rd., 38128 | 901-335-0642
Dates: Now until Friday, August 5th
Daily Hours of Operation: 7 am to 6 pm, Monday – Friday
$40 registration fee (one time)/$25 per week
Summer reading with LEXIA, field trips & community service projects, sports & recreation, arts & crafts
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Don’t forget this Saturday is the Women’s Extravaganza “Just Breathe… No Matter What”. Please purchase your tickets at https://indomitablewomen.yapsody.com/event/book/22927/137121

All tickets purchased will be entered into many raffles including a vacation giveaway! Come enjoy complementary Mani’s and Pedi’s, food by Robinson Catering, and various vendors! Proceeds benefit families affected by incarceration!

Have a great work week!

Crystal DeBerry, LMSW – Executive Director

Indomitable Women of Incarcerated Men, Inc.

4821 American Way Ste 200G | Memphis, Tn 38118


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The Public is Invited: 
Cathedral of Faith Community Church,  2212 Jackson Av. extends an invitation to all young people to join us for food, fun, games and fellowship at our Hallelujah Fall Fest. Saturday, October 31, 2015 @ 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

For additional information see flyer or call 901-327-1616

Cathedral of Faith Hallelujah Fall Fest

2015 Mid-South Guide To The 4th of July

Here’s a list of Fourth of July celebrations around town. The events with fireworks are marked with (*).

Peabody Rooftop Party, July 2, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m., $15, 21 and up. Kick off the July 4th weekend on the rooftop of the Peabody with high-energy band 17th Floor and a “backyard barbecue” menu theme.

Patriotic Pops, Levitt Shell, July 2, 7:30 p.m., free, all ages. The usual Levitt Shell free concert series takes a patriotic turn this holiday with an American music sing-along.

*Bartlett Fireworks Extravaganza, Bobby K. Flaherty Municipal Center Bartlett , July 2, 6:30 p.m., free. Bartlett’s annual celebration is more than a fireworks bonanza. Starting at 6:30 p.m., there will be live music from the Bartlett Community Concert Band, a car show, face painting and games with fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Rec Room Independence Day Throwdown, Rec Room (3000 Broad Avenue), July 3 and 4, free to enter, all ages. Celebrate the USA at Binghampton’s bar arcade and game room on all day and night on Friday and Saturday. Play games (arcade, table tennis, beer pong, etc.), purchase food from the grill and drinks from the bar, watch USA soccer on the big screens, or rent out a “living room” for an additional fee. The Rec Room is kid-friendly during the day, but more appropriate for 21-and-up in the evenings. Go here for more info.

*Flag City Freedom Celebration, Navy Lake in Millington, July 3, 4 p.m., free (parking $5)
Millington knows how to throw down for Independence Day. The city and the Millington naval base are teaming up for the Flag City Freedom Celebration. Bring a picnic, cooler and lawn chair to Navy Lake for an impressive fireworks display.

*Memphis Redbirds Red, White, and BOOM, AutoZone Park, July 3, gates open at 4 p.m., $6 (advance) and up. Just like every Friday, the Redbirds host a pregame Block Party starting at 4 p.m. with $2 drafts and live music. First pitch is at 6:05 p.m., when the Rebirds take on the Oklahoma City Dodgers while wearing special red, white, and blue themed jerseys and hats. And of course, fireworks after the game.

*Collierville Independence Day Celebration, H.W. Cox Park, July 3, 6:30 p.m., free
Collierville’s Independence Day Celebration turns 30 this year. Head to H.W. Cox Park for live music and fun, and a fireworks show at 9:45 p.m.

*Stars and Stripes 5K, Tiger Lane, July 3, 7 p.m., $25 advance/$30 on race day
The annual Stars and Stripes 5K is a rare thing – a race that starts at 7 p.m. instead of 7 a.m. The race will start and finish at Tiger Lane, and they’ll have live music, free barbecue and free beer for participants, and fireworks after the race.

Cordova Fourth of July Parade, Cordova Community Center, July 4, 9:30 a.m., free
The annual Cordova Community Center 4th of July Parade has a particular kind of small town charm. Fun fact: it’s the only Independence Day parade in Memphis with a judging category for “Best Decorated Float, Wagon or Horse”.

*Germantown Fireworks Extravaganza, Municipal Park, July 4, 5 p.m., free. Make a whole day of your Germantown Fourth of July experience. Starting at 5 p.m., there will be moon bounces, games, crafts and food for sale, with the fireworks starting at 9:10 p.m.

*Southaven July 4th Celebration, Snowden Grove Amphitheatre, July 4, 6:30 p.m., free
Head just across the border to Southaven, Mississippi for the suburb’s annual Independence Day celebration. Doors at Snowden Grove Amphitheater open at 6:30 p.m. (picnics and coolers are welcome) and the fireworks start at 9 p.m.

*Olive Branch Independence Day Celebration, Olive Branch City Park, July 4, 7 p.m., free
Here’s another from across the border. The 16th annual Olive Branch Independence Day Celebration is a picnic-friendly celebration with fireworks at 9 p.m, plus food, vendors, and a KIds Zone.

*4th of July Celebration, Mud Island River Park/downtown, July 4, 10 a.m./fireworks at 9:30 p.m., free to watch. This is the one everyone’s asking about: the usual downtown fireworks will launch from the south tip of Mud Island at 9:30 p.m. on July 4. The best views will be from Tom Lee Park, Beale Street Landing, other spots along the river, or any downtown rooftops you manage to get access to. Mud Island will open to the public at 10 a.m. and festivities and live music begin at 6 p.m.

*Twilight Sky Terrace Party, Madison Hotel Rooftop, doors at 4 p.m., 21 and up, $20 cover
Have one of the best views of downtown’s fireworks at the Twilight Sky Terrace party with a live DJ and speciality cocktails.

*Fourth Party With Devil Train, Buccanneer Lounge, July 4, 9:30 p.m. – 3 a.m., 21 and up, cover TBD. Head to the Buc for their annual not-exactly-official fireworks display with a performance by Devil Train afterwards.

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Sixth Annual Frayser/Raleigh Christmas parade to be held on Saturday, December 7th at 12 Noon.

The parade will begin at Watkins Avenue and Burnham and proceed south until it reaches Frayser Boulevard.  It will then proceed east on Frayser and end at Overton Crossing.


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1st Annual HIV/AIDS Youth Awareness and Prevention Extravaganza!
Free!!!!!!! OPEN TO ALL YOUTH AGES 26 and younger

Activities are:  HIV education, Panel Discussion lead by youth leaders
Free HIV TESTING, Food – Fun – Entertainment, Free prizes for participation

When: April 17, 2012
Where: 2174 Lamar Memphis TN
Time: 4:00pm – 7:00pm

Contact: Ms. Elizabeth Anderson 901-315-2025

Live Music, Dancing, Basketball, Ping-Pong, Movies, and more~ for all who are interested please join us for an exciting, intriguing bible study class starting at 7:00 pm


GOT TECH 2012!  Theme:  GOT TECH Goes Green!

Who: Students Entering Grades 4-8 in the fall of 2012

What: A Summer Technology Camp

When: June 4 – 8, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Where: Hamilton MS, Riverwood ES, Hickory Ridge MS, and Kate Bond MS

Student Registration online at: http://goo.gl/FAyDM

Purpose & Description: The Memphis City Schools Summer Technology Camp offers students who will be entering grades 4 – 8 opportunities to explore the exciting world of technology. Using a project-based small group approach, students will participate in hands-on technology experiences and apply their learning in meaningful ways. Taught by teachers from the Memphis City Schools, this one-week course will engage students in the practical development of 21st century skills, with the goal of enhancing ongoing learning during the school year and helping to prepare students for successful futures. GOT TECH Summer Technology Camp hosts a culminating exhibition on Friday, June 8, 2012 from 1:30-3:00 p.m. Parents, district personnel, and community members are invited and encouraged to attend the Friday afternoon exhibition.

Memphis City Schools – Office of Instructional Technology

Cindy McMillion, Project Manager for GOT TECH

Technology Training Center
3772 Jackson Avenue
Memphis, TN 38108

Email: mcmillioncp@mcsk12.net
Ph. 901.416.3609