VOL. 124 | NO. 178 | Thursday, September 10, 2009
The Tennessee Department of Revenue will hold its next free bimonthly new business workshop today from 9 a.m. to noon at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. The workshop will be held in the Memphis Training Room. To register, call 213-1400 or visit www.tn.gov/revenue.
The Memphis Investors Group will host Robyn Thompson, an expert on buying, renovating and selling homes, today at 7 p.m. at Appling Manor, 1755 Appling Road. Admission is free for first-time visitors and members and $20 for repeat visitors.
Dr. Adrian Blotner will present a seminar titled “Achieving Healthy Balance: Caring for Yourself & Those You Love” Friday at 7:30 a.m. at 6401 Poplar Ave., Suite 316. Cost is $30. For reservations, call 761-3255, Ext. 302, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Center for Southern Folklore will host a free performance by Josh Shoe Friday at noon at the center, 123 S. Main St. For more information, call 525-3655.
The Memphis Bar Association will host a continuing legal education seminar titled “Navigating the ERISA Mine Field” Friday from 1 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. at the MBA office, 80 Monroe Ave., Suite 220. Eric L. Buchanan will speak. To register, visit www.memphisbar.org.
The Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host Art On Tap Friday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. More than 100 domestic and imported beers will be available. For more information, call 761-5250.
Germantown Community Theatre will present the new Mark Twain comedy “Is He Dead?” Friday through Sept. 27 at Germantown Community Theatre, 3037 Forest Hill-Irene Road. For more information, call 755-7038 or visit www.germantowncommunitytheatre.com.
The Fourth Annual Law School for Journalists forum will be held Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. The forum will discuss how technology is changing the way journalism is practiced and how the law and legal system are struggling to adapt. Brooke Gladstone, co-host of NPR’s “On the Media,” will moderate. For more information, call the Memphis Bar Association at 527-3573.
The Memphis Bar Association’s Access to Justice Committee will hold a legal clinic Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave.
The Wolf River Conservancy will sponsor a daylong series of activities to engage the community and highlight the benefits of the Wolf River Greenway corridor Saturday at 10 a.m. at the V&E Greenline at the intersection of Tutwiler Avenue and Avalon Street. There will be food, drinks, music, demonstrations, exhibits and more. For more information, visit www.wolfriver.org.