VOL. 122 | NO. 228 | Friday, November 30, 2007
The Memphis Bar Association will hold a continuing legal education seminar titled "Understanding Workplace Conflict" today from 1:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. at the MBA conference room, 80 Monroe Ave., Suite 220. Visit www.memphisbar.org for more information.
Family Services of the Mid-South will present an HIV/AIDS symposium today from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Memphis Marriott East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., is the keynote speaker. The event is free and open to the public. To register, visit www.fsmidsouth.org.
Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region will offer free HIV testing and counseling in recognition of World AIDS Day today from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Orange Mound Community Services Center, 2572 Park Ave.
The Memphis Arts Collective will hold an opening night preview party for its "Made in Memphis Holiday Artist Market" today from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 2151 Central Ave. The market will run Saturday through Dec. 24, Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 388-2871.
The Buckman Arts Center at St. Mary's School will host the Huber Marionettes today at 7 p.m. at 60 Perkins Extended. Phillip Huber is an internationally recognized marionette virtuoso whose work is most widely known from the film "Being John Malkovich." Tickets are $20 for adults and $18 for students and seniors.
For more information or to purchase tickets, call 537-1483 or e-mail email@example.com.
The Conservation Design Forum (CDF) will present "Design for Sustainable Systems" Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, 1934 Poplar Ave. The CDF is working in conjunction with the Mississippi River Corridor and Shelby County Government to present the public forum and lecture. The event is free and open to the public.
The Shelby Farms Park Conservancy will host a forum to collect community input from Memphis youth about the future of the park Saturday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Shelby Farms Park Visitors Center. For more information, call 767-PARK or visit www.shelbyfarmspark.org.
Rhodes College will host a display from the AIDS Memorial Quilt in recognition of World AIDS Day on Saturday. Twenty blocks of the quilt will be on display at Rhodes from noon to 4 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom of the Bryan Campus Life Center. For more information, visit
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present its annual concert of Holiday Pops classics with soprano Veronica Chapman-Smith Saturday at 8 p.m. at The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Tickets are $15 to $78 and can be purchased at the MSO box office at 585 S. Mendenhall Road or by calling 537-2525.
Corrections and Clarifications
The Nov. 29 Events and Announcements incorrectly listed the time for a Shelby Farms Park Conservancy youth forum. The time has changed to Saturday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Lee J. Chase III was misidentified in a picture in the Nov. 28 issue. The Daily News regrets the error.