VOL. 127 | NO. 247 | Wednesday, December 19, 2012
The Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, Dec. 19, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Ambassadorial scholar Nathan Ramira will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to Lee Hughes at email@example.com.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Dec. 19, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Swingtime Explosion will perform. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors will hold its annual honors and awards luncheon Wednesday, Dec. 19, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. MAAR will honor its 2012 committee chairmen and announce the Realtor of the Year, Realtor-Associate of the Year and Affiliate of the Year. Contact Katie Shotts at firstname.lastname@example.org or 818-2435.
The Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division board meet Thursday, Dec. 20, at 1:30 p.m. at the MLGW administration building, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com.
The Figure Skating Club of Memphis will present “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” Saturday, Dec. 22, at 7 p.m. at Mid-South Ice House, 10705 Ridgeway Industrial Road in Olive Branch. Tickets are $5. Visit midsouthicehouse.com.
Chez Philippe will host a Christmas Eve dinner Monday, Dec. 24, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the restaurant, 149 Union Ave. in The Peabody. Cost is $85, plus $30 for wine pairing. Call 529-4188 for reservations.
WKNO-TV will premiere “A Memphis Boychoir Christmas with Kallen Esperian” Monday, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m. on WKNO Channel 10. The concert features the Memphis Boychoir, Memphis Girlchoir, Memphis Chamber Choir and opera soprano Kallen Esperian. Visit wkno.org for a schedule of other air dates.
The 54th AutoZone Liberty Bowl Football Classic, featuring Iowa State University vs. University of Tulsa, will be held Dec. 31 at 2:30 p.m. at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, 335 S. Hollywood St. For a list of bowl week events, visit autozonelibertybowl.org.
Seedco Mid-South is accepting applicants for Operation JumpStart: First Step, a national program that teaches entrepreneurs small-business planning and preparation skills, through Dec. 31. Participants can choose from two sessions: Jan. 8 to Feb. 14 or Jan. 18 to April 3. Cost is $375; a limited number of scholarships are available. Contact Genarda Wright at email@example.com or 255-2955.