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Girls Inc. farm in Memphis offers mix of jobs, skills

A week ago, Mattie Reese, 17, was afraid of ladybugs, and frankly, not all that crazy about the outdoors. Tuesday, as morning temperatures edged up to 90, she was building her first Florida Weave, a simple lattice to hold up a summer’s worth of production already in flower or fruit at the Girls Inc. Youth Farm off Dellwood in Frayser. “The ladybugs we put out last week are still over there on the plants,” Reese said, as the faintest of June breezes floated over the humidity.... Read More
Posted by Linden Wilson at Monday, June 15, 2015

Playback Memphis shows off their craft on Local 24 news

Playback Memphis visited the Local 24 news studio on June 4 to promote their upcoming Memphis Matters performance. Virginia Murphy and the ensemble members gave viewers a small taste of the Playback experience. Click the link below to watch: http://www.localmemphis.com/video/d/video/memphis-matters-virginia-murphy/5807140 For more information on Playback Memphis, including their work in the community and their next public performance, visit playbackmemphis.org Read More
Posted by Linden Wilson at Friday, June 5, 2015