VOL. 128 | NO. 241 | Wednesday, December 11, 2013
The Shelby County Trustee’s Office will host a “Home Sweet Home” workshop for seniors Thursday, Dec. 12, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Frayser/Raleigh Senior Center, 3985 Egypt Central Road, and Friday, Dec. 13, from 10 a.m. to noon at the J.K. Lewis Senior Center, 1188 North Parkway. Trustee staff will provide information on senior property taxes and how to effectively pass property to heirs. Cost is free. Visit shelbycountytrustee.com.
National Hispanic Professional Organization-Memphis will hold its 2013 networking reception Thursday, Dec. 12, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Cost is free. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will hold its 7th annual holiday “friend raiser” Thursday, Dec. 12, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at LRoss Gallery, 5040 Sanderlin Ave. Cost in advance is $10 for members and $15 for nonmembers; cost at the door is $20. All attendees are also asked to donate a teddy bear. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
Ballet Memphis will present “Nutcracker,” featuring more than 100 dancers and 70 musicians, from Friday, Dec. 13, to Sunday, Dec. 15, at The Orpheum, 203 S. Main St. Buy tickets at balletmemphis.org.
ANF Architects will hold an opening reception for Sally Hughes Smith’s “fire in the bones” Friday, Dec. 13, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at its offices, 1500 Union Ave. The show runs through Jan. 10. Visit anfa.com.
Literacy Mid-South will hold its Art of Reading fundraiser and Book Sale Preview Party Friday, Dec. 13, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Germantown Community Theatre, 3037 Forest Hill-Irene Road. The book sale will be Saturday, Dec. 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the theater. Tickets for Art of Reading and the preview party are $25 in advance or $35 at the door. Visit literacymidsouth.org.
The Access to Justice Committee will host a free Saturday legal clinic Saturday, Dec. 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Volunteer attorneys provide free legal assistance on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit memphisbar.org.
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will hold its Holiday Artist Market Sunday, Dec. 15, from noon to 5 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. Admission is free and includes access to Brooks’ galleries. Visit brooksmuseum.org.