VOL. 121 | NO. 238 | Monday, December 11, 2006
Main Street Collierville and M & F Bank present "Dinner With Dickens" today at 6 p.m. at Washington Street Bistro, 170 Washington St. The evening will feature a four-course meal with wines and an interpretive reading of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" performed by Marques Brown of Theatre Memphis. Cost is $60 per person. Seating is limited to 86 people. Call 853-1666 or visit www.mainstreetcollierville.org for more information.
The Memphis Public Library and Information Center presents "Le Grand Voyage" as part of its Wider Angle Film Series Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. "Le Grand Voyage" is in Arabic and French with English subtitles. The showing is free, and children younger than 17 will not be admitted without a parent or guardian. For information, call the library's humanities department at 415-2726.
The Economic Club of Memphis holds the 2007 Economic Outlook Breakfast Thursday at 7 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The program will begin with FedEx Corp. chief economist Dr. Gene Huang discussing the national economic outlook. Researchers from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and the University of Memphis' Sparks Bureau of Business and Economic Research will discuss the regional and local economy. Admission is $25. Contact Terry Adams at 678-2443 or email@example.com for reservations.
Leadership Memphis holds a community forum, "Memphis By the Numbers," Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Le Bonheur Children's Research Hospital, 50 N. Dunlap St. Call 278-0016 by Tuesday to register.
The Memphis Lawyers' chapter of the Federalist Society presents "Judicial Selection in Tennessee: Past, Present and Future" Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Grille 83, 83 Madison Ave. Panelists will include Circuit Court Judge D'Army Bailey and Tennessee State Sen. Mark S. Norris, R-Collierville. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Contact Greg Grisham at 526-0431 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Erika Cain was misidentified in Wednesday's Daily Digest. Cain is director of communications for Crichton College. The Daily News regrets the error.