VOL. 121 | NO. 243 | Monday, December 18, 2006
The Downtown Parking Authority board meets today from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Center City Commission's conference room, 114 N. Main St. The board will hear presentations from four proposals submitted in response to the request for proposals for the 100 S. Main St. property. Call 575-0540 for more information.
Fino Villa hosts a wine dinner featuring Todd Patrick with Athens Distributing Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at 875 W. Poplar Ave. Cost is $65 per person. Contact Heather or Tony at 861-2626 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Memphis office of the Tennessee Small Business Development Center hosts "Business Start-Up" Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon at Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. The free seminar will outline the first steps in starting a business. For information, call Yolanda Handy at 333-5085.
The Center City Development board of directors meets Thursday at noon in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540 for details.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Memphis holds a holiday skating party Friday from noon to 4 p.m. at the DeSoto Civic Center, 4560 Venture Drive. For more information, call 323-5440.
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra (MSO) and soprano Joanna Mongiardo present a romantic waltz Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Ballroom dancers from the Gallery Ballroom will demonstrate the waltz before the concert and join guest afterward to show them how to waltz. The musical program was designed with the Old World romance of New Year's in mind. Music by composers Johann Strauss, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Gioacchino Antonio Rossini will be featured. Tickets cost $60. Call the MSO box office at 537-2525 or visit the office at 585 S. Mendenhall Road for tickets.