VOL. 113 | NO. 76 | Friday, April 16, 1999
The National Kidney Foundation of West Tennessee will conduct a free health screening for people at increased risk for kidney d
The National Kidney Foundation of West Tennessee will conduct a free health screening for people at increased risk for kidney disease from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Metropolitan Baptist Church, 767 Walker Ave. For more information, call 622-9010.
The Lichterman Nature Center will sponsor a plant sale from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday. The sale will offer a selection of more than 200 types of plants, most native to the Southeast. Admission is free. For more information, call 767-7322.
Christian Brothers University will host a slide lecture on the children of the Warsaw ghetto at 8 p.m. Sunday in Spain Auditorium. The speaker will be Dr. J. Michael Phayer, a professor at Marquette University. For more information, call 321-3240.
The Ave Maria Home will host a reception and dinner in honor of the Rev. J. Leonard Oglesby at 5:30 p.m. Sunday at the Memphis Area Home Builders Association, 776 N. Germantown Parkway. The event will kick off the homes capital campaign for the newly planned assisted living facility, adult day center and Alzheimer wing. The cost is $75. For more information, call 386-3211.
The fourth annual Executives for St. Jude Masters Golf Tournament will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at Ridgeway Country Club, 9800 Poplar Ave. The event is a fund-raiser benefiting St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital. Teams of four are $1,000. For more information, call 761-0428.
The Volunteer Center will hold its annual volunteer recognition luncheon at noon Thursday at the Peabody. Tickets are $25. For more information, call 458-3288.
The fifth annual Taste of the Nation will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. April 25 at the Peabody. More than 40 local chefs will participate in the tasting event that benefits the Food Bank. Tickets are $50 in advance. For more information, call 527-0841.
The American Cancer Society is seeking teams to participate in the 1999 Memphis Relay for Life. The relay will be held from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. June 4-5 at the Memphis University School, 6191 Park Ave. For more information, call 278-2091.