VOL. 123 | NO. 254 | Tuesday, December 30, 2008
The Desoto Athletic Club will host the first DAC New Year’s Eve 10K race Wednesday at DAC’s Collierville location, 440 W. Powell Road. Registration is available from 7 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. The race will benefit the Page Robbins Adult Day Care Center. Members and nonmembers are eligible to participate. To register, visit www.racesonline.com.
The Children’s Museum of Memphis will host “New Year’s at Noon” Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the museum, 2525 Central Ave. The party will include dancing, traditions and customs from other countries, karaoke and a “goody toss.” For more information, call 458-2678 or visit www.cmom.com.
Playhouse on the Square will host its Fifth Annual New Year’s Eve Gala Wednesday at 6 p.m. at Playhouse, 51 S. Cooper St. Complimentary food and beverages will be provided before a showing of “Seussical” followed by games and prizes. All proceeds will benefit Theatre For Youth. For reservations, visit www.playhouseonthesquare.org or call 726-4656.
YogaFit will hold Level 1 Teacher Training workshops Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Eccentric Studios, 2810 Bartlett Road, Suite 1. Sign-up is $399. To register, visit www.yogafit.com. For more information, call Rachael Vint at 282-5504.
The Memphis Symphony Chorus will hold auditions to find new voices for the 2009-2010 season Sunday at 3 p.m. at Balmoral Presbyterian Church, 6413 Quince Road. Call 537-2500 to schedule an audition time.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Jan. 6 at noon in Ballroom B of the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. U.S. Rep. Jim Kyle will speak. Lunch is $18 per person, payable at the door. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Talk Shoppe will present “Plan for Small Business Success in 2009” Jan. 7 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. Business coach Mark van Stolk of Calaveras Business Coaching LLC will speak. The event is free. For more information, call 753-3753.
Glenda Glover is the dean of the school of business at Jackson State University in Jackson, Miss. She was misidentified in Monday’s edition. The Daily News regrets the error.