VOL. 124 | NO. 194 | Friday, October 2, 2009
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a Small Business Council summit Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Memphis Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Featured speakers will include Don Hutson, Austin Baker, Amy Howell and Dr. George Deitz. Cost is $50 for members and $100 for nonmembers. Deadline for reservations is today. For reservations, contact Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or email@example.com.
Ameriprise Financial will host a presentation by financial adviser Christopher Kauker titled “The Retirement Summit” Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at 138 Timber Creek Drive. Spouses, partners, friends and work associates are welcome to attend. For reservations, call 312-5060.
The Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host the Dixon Fall Plant Sale Saturday at the Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. The Dixon will be open for members from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. and for the general public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 761-5250.
The Visible School will host a concert and lawn party fundraiser Saturday from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the home of Mark Giannini, 11800 Old Meadow Road. The party will include live music and special guests Al Kapone and Autumn Fox. Owen Brennan’s will cater. For reservations, contact Crystal Bergman at 292-9579 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Main Street Collierville will present the 17th Annual Mardi Gras on Main Street Saturday from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. on the Historic Town Square. There will be live music, food and live and silent auctions. Cost is $50 per person and $475 for a table of 10. Tickets are available at the Main Street Collierville office, 125 N. Rowlett St.
The Germantown Performing Arts Centre will present “IRIS Orchestra – Midori Returns!” Saturday at 8 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. Cost is $45. For tickets, call 751-7500 or visit www.gpacweb.com.
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present “Music as Muse: An Artist’s Inspiration” Saturday at 8 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. The concert will feature filmmaker Craig Brewer. For more information, call 537-2525.
The Jurex Center for Legal Nurse Consulting will hold a professional legal nurse consultant certification course Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select East, 5795 Poplar Ave. Cost is $749 for early registration and $799 at the door. To register, visit www.jurexnurse.com or call 496-5447.
Hannah Phillips of Give Yoga Memphis will welcome Ana Brett and Ravi Singh Saturday and Sunday to her studio, 627 S. Mendenhall Road. Brett and Singh have worked with numerous actors, athletes and musicians and will teach Kundalini yoga. The first class will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday and 9:30 a.m. Sunday. To sign up for a spot, call 846-5070.