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Communicate with Your Heart

Sun., Aug. 25, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Art Body Soul Studio 1024 South Yates, Memphis East Memphis

Buy Tickets$180

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During this workshop we will paint using the techniques of process art by tuning in and allowing a mystery to unfold on the canvas. We will work with the repressions that we discover along the way using the Dalian Method to discover how personal transformation impacts our canvas. 901-207-4161

Memphis Public Library's Events

Ongoing
Various locations See website for more information, Memphis East Memphis


For more information on classes, learning opportunities, meetings, and special workshops for children and adults, visit website.

"Colorcopia"

Ongoing

Buy TicketsFree

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Outreach program designed by communities, libraries, and other organizations to encourage creative thinking, self expression, and socialization for seniors. Materials included. For registration and class information visit website. 761-5250

Mosaics: Outreach Art Therapy Program for Seniors

Ongoing


Designed for care organizations serving seniors with dementia and early stages of Alzheimer’s. Participants will join in an interactive dialogue about specific art pieces in the Dixon's collection, followed by a therapeutic art activity. Pre-registration is required. To arrange an opportunity for your care organization to experience Mosaics, email 761-5250

Active Meditation Series

Mon., Aug. 26, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Mon., Sept. 9, 5:30-6:30 p.m. and Mon., Sept. 16, 5:30-6:45 p.m.
Art Body Soul Studio 1024 South Yates, Memphis East Memphis

Buy Tickets$48


Active meditation incorporates dance, movement, breath, expression, and the chakra system. Meditations are one hour long with active portions compromising most of the time. The silent sitting or lying down portions are 15-30 minutes in length. Class will not meet on Labor Day. 207-4161

Drawing Nature in Graphite and Colored Pencil

Mondays, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Continues through Sept. 23
Memphis Botanic Garden 750 Cherry, Memphis East Memphis

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This six-session class will use objects from nature, living plants, or flowers to capture realism and detail in graphite and/or colored pencil. The emphasis will be on observation, pencil technique, and composition. 636-4100

Job Corps Career Training Orientation

Mondays, 5:30-6:30 p.m. and Mondays, Tuesdays, 1:30-2:30 p.m.


Career technical training and earn your High School Diploma or GED through Job Corps. For eligible young adults who qualify, Job Corps provides the all-around skills needed to succeed in a career and in life. 901-525-4491

Painting Out Loud Class Series

Tue., Aug. 27, 6-9 p.m.
Art Body Soul Studio 1024 South Yates, Memphis East Memphis

Buy Tickets$114


Process art is an intuitive method of painting. The artist paints the internal landscape, capturing his or her energy and emotions in the experience. 207-4161

Y.A.S.S! Yoga to Accept and Strengthen Self

Tuesdays, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Continues through Sept. 10
Ferren Family Counseling 895 S. Cooper, Memphis Cooper-Young

Buy Tickets$250 for the full 6 week program, and pre-registration is required.

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For girls ages 12-16 this program will combine therapy work and yoga in order to improve confidence, self-esteem, and emotion regulation. 498-9126

Tai Chi

Tuesdays, Thursdays, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Church Health Center 1210 Peabody, Memphis Midtown


Free introduction to Qigong instruction each week this fall. Facilitated by Marjean Liggett, class is held Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Church Health Creative Movement Studio. 272-0010

Tarot Share

Wed., Aug. 28, 7-9 p.m.
The Broom Closet 546 S. Main, Memphis South Main

Buy TicketsFree


An evening of tarot practice, readings, learning, and fun. Bring a snack and drink if you like, and join other liked-minded folks as we learn how the Fool's journey through the tarot helps give us insight and guidance. Donations accepted. 497-9486

Intro to Hooping

Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m.
Shelby Farms 500 N. Pine Lake, Germantown Germantown


Combines fitness, fun, and dance using handmade hoops designed for adults of all sizes. 767-PARK

Walking Bible Study

Wednesdays, 12 p.m.
Church Health Center 1210 Peabody, Memphis Midtown


A program developed by Church Health to help you make small changes and simple lifestyle improvements in your health and to grow in faith. Please wear walking shoes. The Church Health Chapel is located on the first floor of Crosstown Concourse. 272-0010

​Self-Healing Techniques Morning Class Series

Thursdays, 10:15-11:30 a.m. Continues through Sept. 5
Art Body Soul Studio 1024 South Yates, Memphis East Memphis

Buy Tickets$70


​This class series is for individuals who want to enhance wellness in themselves and learn new techniques to support their health or facilitate their healing process. 207-4161

​Self-Healing Techniques Evening Class Series

Thursdays, 7-8:15 p.m. Continues through Sept. 5
Art Body Soul Studio 1024 South Yates, Memphis East Memphis

Buy Tickets$70


​This class series is for individuals who want to enhance wellness in themselves and learn new techniques to support their health or facilitate their healing process. 207-4161

Self-Healing Techniques - Mornings

Thursdays, 10:15-11:30 a.m.
Art Body Soul Studio 1024 South Yates, Memphis East Memphis

Buy Tickets$70 for the series


This four-class series is for individuals who want to enhance wellness in themselves and learn new techniques to support their health or facilitate their healing process. (901) 207-4161

Third Thursday: Lectures On Local Design

Every third Thursday, 11:30 a.m.
University Club of Memphis 1346 Central, Memphis Midtown


Hosted by local architects and designers as they share their knowledge and experience with projects in the Mid-South and beyond. (901) 722-3700

Chapel Service

Thursdays, 12 p.m.
Church Health Center 1210 Peabody, Memphis Midtown


Weekly chapel service and contemplative break. All are welcome. The Church Health Meditation Chapel is located on the first floor of Crosstown Concourse. 272-0010

Addiction Recovery

Thursdays, 5:30 p.m.
Church Health Center 1210 Peabody, Memphis Midtown


This meditation group is designed especially for individuals in recovery and is open to people with any addiction. Church Health hosts 12 Step Sangha meetings lead by Robert Baldwin each Thursday in the Church Health Meditation Chapel. 272-0010

Open Studio

Fridays, 4-5 p.m.


This summer the Dixon offers open studio time in the gardens! Bring your sketchbook and supplies, and the Dixon will provide an instructor to help advance your skills. Folding stools available. Walk-in program — Free with regular admission. Ages 15 and up. 761-5250

Guided Meditation

Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.
Church Health Center 1210 Peabody, Memphis Midtown


This guided meditation is facilitated by Greg Graber, Rob Dove or Eric Gottlieb each Saturday in the Church Health Meditation Chapel 272-0010

2016 Modern Irish Language Class

Saturdays, 10 a.m.
Various locations Call for information, Memphis Collierville


All adults and children of middle-school age and older are eligible to attend. For more information, see website or email

Environmental Sketching

Saturdays, 4-6:30 p.m.
Shelby Farms 500 N. Pine Lake, Germantown Germantown

Buy Tickets$25 members, $35 nonmembers


Learn the fundamentals of sketching including depth, shadow, and curvature. Classes will take place in the Yurt, next to the Woodland Discovery Playground. 767-PARK

First Impressions Public Training

Tue., Sept. 3, 10-11 a.m.
Hattiloo Theatre 37 S. Cooper, Memphis Overton Square


Join us at Hattiloo Theatre the first Tuesday of every month to learn about the essential customer service skills in the Welcome to Memphis culture. Have fun, learn tips that you can use in your daily interactions with visitors. Pick up valuable Memphis "Insider" knowledge and delve into some role-playing. 502-3486

Diabetes Class

Every third Tuesday, 3 p.m.
Methodist North Hospital 3960 New Covington Pike, Memphis Bartlett


Held in Day Room One, the class offers tips on nutrition, medication, monitoring, exercise and coping skills for diabetics. 901-213-5400

A Day of Tasters

Sat., Sept. 7, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Metal Museum 374 Metal Museum Dr., Memphis Downtown

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What does it feel like to work with metal? These “tasters” are 90-minute workshops designed to give guests an introduction to the metalworking processes of welding, blacksmithing, casting, and enameling. 774-6380

First Impressions Public Training

Mon., Sept. 9, 3-4 p.m.
Vernon's Smokehouse 1126 Craft Road, Memphis Whitehaven/Airport

Buy Tickets$0-25


Join us the first Monday of every month at Vernon's Smokehouse to learn about the essential customer service skills in the Welcome to Memphis culture. Have fun, learn tips that you can use in your daily interactions with visitors. Pick up valuable Memphis "Insider" knowledge and delve into some role-playing.

Drawing Basics with Melissa Dunn

Mondays, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Continues through Sept. 23
Flicker Street Studio 74 Flicker, Memphis Midtown

Buy Tickets$150+$25 materials fee

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Are you new to drawing, or do your drawings turn out differently than you’d like? Observational drawing can be less intimidating by learning a few foundational techniques like how line, shape, and shading work together, as well as the basics of strong composition. 3 sessions. 901-431-1455 or 901-767-2999

First Impressions Public Training

Tue., Sept. 10, 10-11 a.m. & 2-3 p.m.
Memphis Tourism 47 Union Avenue, Memphis Downtown


Join us to learn about the essential customer service skills in the Welcome to Memphis culture. Have fun, learn tips that you can use in your daily interactions with visitors. Pick up valuable Memphis "Insider" knowledge and delve into some role-playing.
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