VOL. 123 | NO. 103 | Tuesday, May 27, 2008
The Memphis Botanic Garden will host “Tuesdays on the Terrace: Wine Tasting at the Garden” today from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Hors d’oeuvres by Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse will be offered, along with a wine bar. The cost is $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. Reservations are required and may be made by calling 636-4131.
The Engineers’ Club of Memphis board will meet today at 5:30 p.m. at 5880 Ridge Bend Road. For more information, e-mail email@example.com.
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners will meet Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. in the first floor commission chamber in the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Chief Administrator Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. This week will be “Open Microphone” week. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Jo Garner at 759-7808.
The Memphis Regional Chamber will host a Breakfast Forum Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at The Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Jerry Collins, president and CEO of Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division, will speak about “EmPowering the City.” The event is $20 for chamber members and $30 for nonmembers. R.S.V.P. by e-mailing Ericka Milford at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Women on the Move will present “Daiquiris and Daisies” networking event Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. Drinks and gourmet hors d’oeuvres will be offered, and live and silent auctions will be held. Tickets are $45. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 684-1010.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will host “Researching Grant Funding” Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Alliance, 606 S. Mendenhall Road, Suite 108. The cost to attend is $65 for Alliance members, $55 for participants in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence and $150 for nonmembers. For more information or to register, contact April DeBerry at 684-6605 or email@example.com.
The Memphis Potters’ Guild will host an opening reception for its Annual Spring Show & Sale Friday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. The show and sale will be held Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call Agnes Stark at 458-2354 or the Memphis Botanic Garden at 636-4100.