VOL. 126 | NO. 38 | Thursday, February 24, 2011
Westminster Academy will host a mini open house for parents of prospective students Thursday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at its campus, 2500 Ridgeway Road. For more information, call 380-9192 or visit www.wamemphis.com.
The Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law at the University of Memphis will host a diversity outreach program Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Bluff Room, Room 204 of University Center on the main campus. The program will provide college undergraduates with information about the law school admissions process, financial aid and scholarships, the law school’s diversity access program and more. For more information, call 678-2528 or visit www.memphis.edu/law/
The Greater Memphis Paralegal Alliance will meet for a continuing legal education class Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University Club of Memphis 1346 Central Ave. The topic is “Growing Your Career Through Professional Development.” The cost is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. For reservations, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memphis Bioworks Business Association will hold a luncheon Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Steven J. Bares, president and executive director of Memphis Bioworks Foundation, will moderate a panel discussion titled “Growing Small Business in the Biosciences.” Cost is $25 for online registration and $35 for onsite registration. To register, visit www.bioworksbusiness.com.
Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital will host Baubles & Bordeaux Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Pink Palace Museum, 3050 Central Ave. Guests can drink wine and shop for shoes and accessories from local boutiques. The event will benefit Le Bonheur. Admission is $50 before the event, $65 at the door and $100 for a VIP ticket. For more information, call 287-6308 or visit www.lebonheur.org.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors will hold a real estate forum Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bartlett City Hall, 6400 Stage Road. Real estate professionals and representatives from the City of Bartlett’s planning department will speak and answer questions. To submit a question prior to the event, e-mail email@example.com or post on MAAR’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/memphisrealtors.
Friends of Scouting Dinner will feature guest speaker Lou Holtz Thursday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. The event is the annual fundraising dinner for the Boy Scouts. Cost is $300 per seat or $3,000 for a table of 10. For more information, contact Phil Shipley at 327-4193 or firstname.lastname@example.org.