VOL. 125 | NO. 14 | Friday, January 22, 2010
The Lipscomb & Pitts Breakfast Club will meet today at 7:30 a.m. at the Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Andy Andrews, author of “The Traveler’s Gift: Seven Decisions that Determine Personal Success,” will speak. For more information, call 321-1020.
The Small Business Chamber Breakfast Club will meet today from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Parmasters, 888 S. White Station Road. For more information, call 818-3130.
The Real Estate Success Center will continue its Social Media Series with a “Twitter Workshop” featuring Joe Spake today from 10 a.m. to noon in the third floor seminar room at 5865 Ridgeway Center Parkway. For more information, call Sheila Hensley at 373-3167.
The Memphis Gavel Club will meet today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. For more information, call 683-6802.
The University of Memphis will host a lecture by Columbia University Professor Samuel Moyn titled “Why Anti-Colonialism Wasn’t a Human Rights Movement” today at 3 p.m. in the Rose Theatre entertainment lobby on campus. The event is free and open to the public.
WKNO will present “The Stars of the Lawrence Welk Show in Concert” Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Germantown Performing Arts Centre, 1801 Exeter Road. Tickets are $30 for WKNO members and $35 for nonmembers. For tickets, call 751-7500 or visit www.gpacweb.com.
The Tennessee Beta Unit of Parliamentarians will hold its monthly meeting and educational program Monday at 6 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Branch Library, 5094 Poplar Ave.
The League of Women Voters will meet Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave., Room C. The topic of the meeting will be “Visions for 2010 and Beyond.” Van Turner, chairman of the local Democratic Executive Committee, and Lang Wiseman, chairman of the Shelby County Republican Party, will speak.
The Downtown Neighborhood Association will meet Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at Earnestine & Hazel’s, 531 S. Main St. Terrance Fluker of the United States Census Bureau will speak. A social will precede the meeting at 6 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by Tori Norton.