VOL. 126 | NO. 245 | Friday, December 16, 2011
Literacy Mid-South will host a holiday open house and book drive Friday, Dec. 16, from noon to 3 p.m. at its office, 902 S. Cooper St. Guests can bring new children’s books to donate to the book drive, which will serve children across the city. For more information, call 327-6000 or visit www.literacymidsouth.org.
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present its “Home for the Holidays” concert Saturday, Dec. 17, at 8 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Tickets start at $15 for adults and $5 for students. For more information or tickets, call 537-2525 or visit www.memphissymphony.org.
A Family Christmas Concert with John Angotti & Friends will be held Sunday, Dec. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Tickets range from $15 to $50. For more information or tickets, call 722-4750.
The Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South will continue its breakfast series with its Holiday Open House & Networking Party Tuesday, Dec. 20, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the BBB, 3693 Tyndale Drive. The party will include breakfast and informal networking. For reservations, contact Susan Harris at 757-8617 or email@example.com.
The Orpheum Theatre will hold a two-day holiday open house Tuesday, Dec. 20, and Wednesday, Dec. 21, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at The Orpheum, 203 S. Main St. Tickets for the remaining 2011-2012 season shows will be on sale in person only. The gift show will be open as well. For more information, visit www.orpheum-memphis.com.
The Memphis Bar Association will present a seminar titled “How to Manage Receivables in Today’s Economy” Tuesday, Dec. 20, from noon to 1 p.m. at the MBA office, 80 Monroe Ave., suite 220. David Mendelson of Mendelson Law Firm will speak. Cost is $30 for members and $40 for nonmembers who register before Friday, Dec. 16, and $40 and $50 for members and nonmembers, respectively, after Friday. To register, call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org/cle.
The Memphis Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction will meet Tuesday, Dec. 20, at 6 p.m. at Coletta’s Italian Restaurant, 2850 Appling Road. Dinner costs between $15 and $25. For more information, contact Robin Moore at 462-3688 or firstname.lastname@example.org.