"Romancing the Stones" - Memphis's Stormy Relationship with our Cobblestone Landing

Oct. 18, 2009 (Sunday)
3 pm
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library (3030 Poplar)

The Cobblestone Landing has been in continuous use for 150 years and is on the National Register of Historic Places. The landing has been neglected, and there is money available for its restoration. The proposed design is controversial; in fact it will shut-down the landing for future boat use.

Come get the facts and share your ideas. Co-sponsored by Public Issues Forum and Friends for Our Riverfront.

Note: The 1984 romantic action adventure, "Romancing the Stone" starred Michel Douglas and Kathleen Turner. The treasure was an emerald - valuable, historic, and worth fighting for. For fun, click "read more" below to see a trailer.