VOL. 6 | NO. 3 | Saturday, January 12, 2013
The Circuit Playhouse and Hattiloo Theatre will present “The Mountaintop” Friday, Jan. 18, through Feb. 10 at Circuit, 51 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.
Rhodes College and Christian Brothers University will host a day of service, part of the 2013 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration series, Saturday, Jan. 12, from 9 a.m. at 1 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom at Rhodes College, 2000 North Parkway. Visit rhodes.edu or cbu.edu.
Memphis Cash Mob will host its monthly cash mob Saturday, Jan. 12, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at The Booksellers at Laurelwood, 387 Perkins Road Extended. The program drives customers to a locally owned small business, and attendees are asked to spend about $20. The bookstore will donate a portion of proceeds to Project Green Fork. Visit memphiscashmob.org.
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law and the Russian Cultural Center of Memphis will host a two-day law workshop on prospects and challenges for Russian-American bilateral trade and cultural exchange Sunday, Jan. 13, at the cultural center, 509 S. Main St., and Monday, Jan. 14, at the law school, 1 N. Front St. The event aims to bring together American and Russian academics, policymakers and business leaders. Visit memphis.edu/law for details.
The Memphis Chapter International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet Monday, Jan. 14, at 6 p.m. at Memphis Marriott East, 5795 Poplar Ave. Pamela D. Pitts, financial adviser with Waddell & Reed Inc., will discuss financial planning and investments. Cost is $22. R.S.V.P. to Sharon Gardner at firstname.lastname@example.org or 752-6213.
Rhodes College and Christian Brothers University will host a free forum on the ideals of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Monday, Jan. 14, at 7 p.m. in Barret Library 051 at Rhodes College, 2000 North Parkway.
Rhodes College and Christian Brothers University will host King’s Living Memorial, part of the free 2013 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration series, Tuesday, Jan. 15, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Rhodes College Lynx Lair, 2000 North Parkway. Rhodes community members will read from King’s works.
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, Jan. 16, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Kim Cherry, executive vice president of corporate communications at First Horizon National Corp., will present “The Importance of Integrated Messages Throughout a Company.” Cost for nonmembers is $25 online and $30 at the door. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
The Association for Women Attorneys will hold its annual banquet and silent auction Thursday, Jan. 17, at 5:30 p.m. at Tower Center at Clark Tower, 5100 Poplar Ave. Auction proceeds benefit scholarships to the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. Cost is $60 for AWA members, $70 for nonmembers and $40 for law students. Contact Keating Lowery at email@example.com or 844-4438.
Christian Brothers University will host an opening reception for the Mid-South Woodturners Guild’s woodturning collection Friday, Jan. 11, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Beverly & Sam Ross Gallery in Plough Memorial Library on the CBU campus, 650 East Parkway S. The exhibit runs through Feb. 3. Visit cbu.edu or midsouthwoodturners.com.
Eclectic Eye will host an opening reception for Faces by Cornelius Carter Friday, Jan. 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in its showroom, 242 S. Cooper St. Carter’s impressionistic paintings depict 19th and 20th century pop and music icons. The exhibit runs through Feb. 27. Visit eclectic-eye.com.
Germantown Performing Arts Centre will hold an opening reception for “Landscape & Wax” by Kerry Peeples and “Angel” by Pam Santirojprapai Friday, Jan. 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the GPAC lobby gallery, 1801 Exeter Road. Visit gpacweb.com.
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will screen the British Arrows Awards Friday, Jan. 11, at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. at the museum, 1930 Poplar Ave. Tickets, which include admission to Brooks’ Mod Party from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., are $25 for members of the museum or the Memphis Advertising Federation and $30 for nonmembers. Additional screenings are Saturday, Jan. 12, and Sunday, Jan. 13, at 2 p.m. Cost is $6 for members and $8 for nonmembers. Visit brooksmuseum.org.