VOL. 127 | NO. 40 | Tuesday, February 28, 2012
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Feb. 28, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Andy Cates of Colliers International will speak. Cost is $18 per person. For reservations, email Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
FireWolf Marketing and Networking will hold a community networking event for local community leaders and area business owners Tuesday, Feb. 28, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Jack Robinson Gallery, 44 Huling Ave. For more information, call Kelly Price at 451-2900.
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Feb. 29, from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Lori Turner-Wilson will speak about social media. Cost is $25 per person.
Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club will host a seminar titled “The Millennials are Coming” Thursday, March 1, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Lipscomb Pitts building, 2670 Union Ave. Extended, suite 200. The seminar will focus on the young American workforce known as the “millennials.” Cost is free. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will host Farmer Mixer Thursday, March 1, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The mixer will include a meet and greet with area farmers and locavores, food, drinks and live music. Cost is $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers. For tickets, call 544-6208.
Theatre Memphis will host a scotch tasting to benefit the theater Thursday, March 1, at 6 p.m. at the Clark Opera Memphis Center, 6745 Wolf River Parkway. Tickets are $150 per person. For tickets, call 682-8323 or visit www.theatrememphis.org.
Isabel Wilkerson, author of “The Warmth of Other Suns” and the first African-American woman to win the Pulitzer Prize, will speak Thursday, March 1, at 7 p.m. at the University of Memphis’ Fogelman Executive Conference Center, 330 Innovation Drive. The event is free but seating is limited. To R.S.V.P., visit www.facinghistory.org/communityconversations or call 425-1776, ext. 223.
Madison Line Records will hold a launch party Thursday, March 1, at 7:27 p.m. at Visible Music College, 200 Madison Ave. The launch party will celebrate Memphis’ newest full-service, nonprofit record label and will showcase six of the label’s artists. Tours of the Madison Line office will be available with live music from 7:27 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 287 Madison Ave. The event is free and open to the public.