VOL. 123 | NO. 67 | Friday, April 4, 2008
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center will host its seventh annual Dean's Symposium today from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Dr. Marion Dugdale, professor of hematology, and Dr. Gabor Tigyi, professor of physiology, will be featured speakers.
The Court Appointed Special Advocates of Memphis will hold "Kickin' it for CASA," a kickball event to raise money for CASA in honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month, Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Willow Park, 4971 Willow Road. For more information, contact Keisha Walker at 522-0200 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Memphis will host its 17th annual Foreign Language Fair Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Psychology Auditorium and in Dunn Hall on the U of M campus. For more information, contact Fatima Nogueira at 678-3047 or email@example.com.
The Memphis Bar Association Access to Justice Committee will hold its monthly free Saturday Legal Clinic Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at First Congregational Church, 1000 S. Cooper St. To volunteer as an attorney for the clinic or to find out more information for attendees, e-mail Linda Seely at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Memphis Botanic Garden's Daffodil Dash 5K Family Fun Run will be held Sunday with registration at noon and the race at 2 p.m. For more information, call Gina Harris at 636-4110 or e-mail email@example.com.
The Cultural Development Foundation of Memphis will present Grammy Award-winning jazz vocalist Nancy Wilson to kick off "Breaking Bread, Breaking Barriers," an event honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Saturday at 8 p.m. at The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Tickets are $35 to $70, plus service charges, and are available through Ticketmaster at www.ticketmaster.com, or by calling 576-1269 or 743-ARTS.
The Engineers' Club of Memphis Inc. will meet Monday at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The cost is $12 and no reservations are required. Joseph M. Spain, Tennessee regional manager of Contech Bridge Solutions, will speak on "Prefabricated Bridge Solutions."
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors will host a workshop titled "Navigating the Changing Mortgage Landscape" Wednesday at 11:45 a.m. at The Esplanade Memphis, 901 Cordova Station Ave. Reservations are due today by 5 p.m. and are available at www.maar.org or by calling 818-2444.