VOL. 122 | NO. 39 | Thursday, March 1, 2007
The Friends of the Memphis Public Library presents its library book sale today through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Cossitt Branch Library, 33 S. Front St. For more information, call 415-2700.
InMotion Musculoskeletal Institute holds its open house today from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at InMotion's labs at 20 S. Dudley St., Suite 700. InMotion is a nonprofit laboratory that works to improve mobility for musculoskeletal patients. For more information, visit www.inmotionmemphis.org.
The Small Business Chamber hosts its monthly Chamber in Action event today from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Regions Bank, 6200 Poplar Ave. The event is designed to promote interaction and networking among small-business owners in the Mid-South. Admission is free for members and $5 for guests. Call 259-1093 or visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com.
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra presents "Around the World" with guitarist Lily Afshar Friday at 8 p.m. at the Buckman Performing & Fine Arts Center, 60 Perkins Extended. The concert in the Paul and Linnea Bert Chamber series features music influenced by African folk mythology, tango rhythms and Argentine folk music. For tickets, call 537-2525 or visit www.memphissymphony.org.
The Memphis Bar Association presents "The Law School for Journalists" Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, Rooms 248 and 250, 3715 Central Ave. This year's workshop will feature journalists, lawyers and judges in a role reversal mock court hearing. Following the proceedings, a panel discussion will be held, focusing on courtroom procedure and the law affecting journalists. For more information, call 527-3573.
The Tennessee Saves Fair about saving money will be held Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the third floor of the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The fair is held in honor of Tennessee Saves Week and America Saves Week. The event is free and open to the public.
Dr. David Gushee, University Fellow and Graves Professor of Moral Philosophy at Union University in Jackson, Tenn., will present "Evangelicals and the Environment: A Report From the Frontlines" Sunday at 7 p.m. in the Blount Auditorium at Rhodes College. Admission is free. For more information, call 843-3470.