VOL. 127 | NO. 143 | Tuesday, July 24, 2012
The Church Health Center/MIFA Farmers Market will be open Tuesday, July 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Church Health Center Wellness, 1115 Union Ave. Visit churchhealthcenter.org.
Germantown Performing Arts Centre will train volunteer ushers for the 2012-2013 season Tuesday, July 24, at 7 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. Contact Kathy Lovett at firstname.lastname@example.org or 751-7670 for details on usher opportunities.
Talk Shoppe and the Small Business Chamber will host a talk Wednesday, July 25, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Ave. The topic is “The Mastermind Principle: Based on the Book ‘Think & Grow Rich’ by Napoleon Hill.” Cost is free. Visit smallbusinesschamber.com or talkshoppe.biz.
Southern College of Optometry will host presentations on infant eye and vision health and the InfantSEE program Wednesday, July 25, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at SCO, 1245 Madison Ave., second floor. Visit sco.edu
BIG for Memphis will meet Wednesday, July 25, from 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Phelps Security, 4932 Park Ave. BIG brings together Memphis Police Department colonels and business leaders to curb crime and impact the community. Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to email@example.com or 365-9728.
Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host an education program in conjunction with its seasonal edible garden Wednesday, July 25, at noon at the Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. Melissa Petersen, editor of Edible Memphis magazine, will present “New Ideas for Edible Ornamentals.” Cost is free for members. Visit dixon.org.
Memphis Botanic Garden will hold Farmers’ Market at the Garden Wednesday, July 25, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 750 Cherry Road. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Women Against MS will hold its sixth annual luncheon benefiting the National Multiple Sclerosis Society Thursday, July 26, from noon to 1 p.m. at Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cookbook author Ronda Giangreco will speak. Doors open at 11 a.m. Cost is $50 per person or $500 per table. Contact Sherry Bramucci at firstname.lastname@example.org or 755-0994.
The Memphis Lawyers’ Chapter of the Federalist Society will meet Thursday, July 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Madison Hotel, 79 Madison Ave. Raymond J. LaJeunesse, vice president and legal director of the National Right to Work Legal Defense Fund, will present “Union Organizing Made Easier: The Obama NLRB.” Cost is $25 for members and $30 for guests. R.S.V.P. to Greg Grisham at email@example.com or 462-2616.