VOL. 127 | NO. 36 | Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Cannon Wright Blount certified public accounting firm will continue its series of seminars about QuickBooks accounting software Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the firm, 756 Ridge Lake Blvd. Each two-hour class costs $75. Seating is limited. To reserve a place, visit www.cannonwrightblount.com/resources, and for more information, call Debbie Bossé or Cathy Russell at 685-7500.
Methodist North Hospital will offer a free hip and knee replacement class Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 11 a.m. to noon at the hospital’s Total Joint Center, 3960 New Covington Pike. Space is limited. To reserve a seat, call 516-5639.
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Feb. 22, from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell will speak. Cost is $25 for guests.
CSI Memphis Chapter will meet Thursday, Feb. 23, at the Agricenter International Banquet Hall, 7777 Walnut Grove Road. The social will begin at 5:30 p.m., dinner will be from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., and the program will start at 7 p.m. Greg Maxted, executive director of the Harahan Bridge Project, will speak. Cost is $25. For reservations, contact Charlotte Cooper at email@example.com or 377-8063.
The National Civil Rights Museum will present Watch and Listen Thursday, Feb. 23, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the museum, 450 Mulberry St. The evening will include spoken poetry and a photography exhibition. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call James Bowman at 833-8520.
Literacy Mid-South Night will be held Thursday, Feb. 23, at 7 p.m. at Germantown Community Theatre, 3037 S. Forest Hill-Irene Road. The theater will present “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,” with proceeds benefiting Literacy Mid-South. Tickets are $21 for adults; $15 for seniors and students; and $10 for children 12 and younger. For more information, call 937-3023.
FAcademics will hold an opening celebration Friday, Feb. 24, at 9 a.m. at its location, 2182 West St. FAcademics is a tutoring and learning company specializing in academic services for all ages, grades and subjects. For more information, visit www.facademics.com or call 755-7797.
The Downtown Memphis Commission board of directors will meet Friday, Feb. 24, at noon at 114 N. Main St.
The Germantown Performing Arts Centre will present a performance by pianist and Van Cliburn Silver Medalist Yeol eum Son Friday, Feb. 24, at 8 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. For more information or tickets, visit www.gpacweb.com.