VOL. 125 | NO. 79 | Friday, April 23, 2010
The Small Business Chamber Breakfast Club will meet Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Parmasters, 888 S. White Station Road. For more information, call 867-7171.
The Memphis Gavel Club will hold a luncheon Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Jackie Nichols, executive producer and founder of Playhouse on the Square, will speak. For more information, call 754-3569.
The Center City Commission Board of Directors will meet Friday at noon in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
The University of Memphis Alumni Association will honor five alumni Friday at 6:30 p.m. at the Memphis Zoo, 2000 Prentiss Place. Ron Hart, Theopolis Holeman, Tre Hargett, Rita Sparks and Bobby Wharton will be honored. For reservations, call 678-2333 or visit www.memphis.edu/alumni.
The Memphis Business Group on Health will hold its awards luncheon April 28 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Barrett Library on Rhodes Campus. Leah Binder, chief executive officer of The Leapfrog Group, will speak. Registration is due Friday. To register, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Orphanos Foundation will hold its third annual golf tournament Monday at noon at Spring Creek Ranch, 149 Chinquapin Drive. Prepaid registration cost is $1,300 per four-person team. Day of the event costs are $1,400 for a team and $350 per person. Prepaid reservations are due Friday. To register, call 458-9500.
The Mid-South Hydrangea Society will host a presentation and book signing with former University of Georgia Head Football Coach and Athletic Director Vince Dooley Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Dixon Gallery and Gardens, 4339 Park Ave. Seating is limited. To register, call 761-5250.
Volunteers will sell Memphis Citipass coupon books to raise funds for a kidney transplant for Rick Brakefield Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the April festival at Arlington Depot Square. To order books, contact Kristen Carver at email@example.com or 487-7826. Donations can be made in Brakefield’s name at www.transplants.org under the “Patients We Help” option.
The WKNO Action Auction will be held Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. live on WKNO-TV/Channel 10 and online at www.wkno.org.