VOL. 123 | NO. 97 | Friday, May 16, 2008
Askew Hargraves Harcourt & Associates (A2H) will host the opening reception for two exhibits by glasswork artist Teresa White and painter John Graubman today from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at A2H, 3009 Davies Plantation Road. To R.S.V.P., contact Nicole at 372-0404 or email@example.com.
Crye-Leike Realtors will host a Parking Lot Sale Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at its Whitehaven branch, 1396 E. Shelby Drive. Affiliate Broker Beulah Daniel is organizing the daylong sale and is encouraging fellow associates, clients and neighbors to drop off gently used or new household goods, items and merchandise for sale. All proceeds will benefit Habitat for Humanity.
U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., will host the second of two Town Hall meetings Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at the Orange Mound Community Center, 2590 Park Ave. Cohen is holding the meetings to listen to constituents’ concerns. For more information, contact Charlie Gerber at 202-225-3265 or Charlie.firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Oakland Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) will meet Saturday from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Oakland First Baptist Church, 8695 U.S. 64 in Oakland. The meeting is open to all mothers of children from birth to kindergarten. More information about MOPS is available at www.mops.org.
The Church Health Center will offer infant massage workshops Monday at 10:30 a.m. at Hope & Healing, 1115 Union Ave. Workshops are $10 for the public and free for Hope & Healing Members. For more information, call Heidi Leyshon at 259-4673 or visit www.churchhealthcenter.org.
The Engineers’ Club of Memphis will meet Monday at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. A representative from the Tennessee Department of Transportation will speak on “Update of TDOT Projects in the Memphis Area.” The cost is $12 and no reservations are required. For more information, e-mail email@example.com.
The city of Memphis will hold a public hearing Monday at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 125 N. Main St. The hearing will give business owners who have tried to contract with the city or a prime contractor working on behalf of the city in the past four years their own personal testimony about their experiences. This public hearing is part of a larger disparity study the city is holding to determine the state of the city’s procurement of goods and services. For special accommodations, call Carrie McCullough at 576-6545.