VOL. 125 | NO. 113 | Friday, June 11, 2010
Friends of the Library will hold a two-day book sale Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. More than 15,000 books and materials will be on sale. For more information, call 415-2700.
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners will meet Friday at 1:30 p.m. in the Commission Chambers, first floor, 160 N. Main St. For more information, call 545-4301.
ArtsMemphis will host “Shell Out for the Arts” Friday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Levitt Shell in Overton Park. The evening will include beer, wine and dinner from The Bar-B-Q Shop. Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears will perform. Cost is $20 per person. For tickets, call 578-2787.
The Eclectic Eye will host an opening reception for the exhibit “Moving Forward: You Are Memphis” by Amber Reagan Friday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the midtown store, 242 S. Cooper St. Reagan’s work will be on display through August 4. For more information, call 276-3937.
Civitan’s 13th Annual 5K Run will be held Saturday at 8 a.m. at Shelby Farms. To register or for more information, visit www.memphiscivitan5K.racesonline.com.
The Church Health Center will host a Men’s Health Summit Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Church Health Center, 1115 Union Ave. The summit will include free screenings, giveaways, breakfast and lunch. To register, call 830-9886.
The Center for Southern Folklore will present a performance by Blind Mississippi Morris and Brad Web Saturday at 9 p.m. at the 123 S. Main St. Admission is $8. For more information, call 525-3655.
The Memphis Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet Monday at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select East Memphis, 5795 Poplar Ave. The meeting will include new member orientation, an awards banquet and installation ceremony. Cost is $20. For reservations, contact Dianne Cordaro at 287-6009 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society will present “New Treatments, No Tricks,” a free seminar on minority participation in clinical trails, Tuesay from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the UT Student-Alumni Center, 800 Madison Ave. To register, call 448-1938.