VOL. 125 | NO. 152 | Friday, August 6, 2010
The Memphis chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council will hold an educational seminar on the residential green building program EcoBUILD Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bridges USA, 477 N. Fifth St. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Advance registration is required. For more information, contact Peter Warren at 278-6868 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Memphis Central Rotary Club will meet Friday from noon to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Former City Council Chairman Tom Marshall will speak about the Bass Pro Shops deal for The Pyramid Arena. Cost is $25 for guests. For reservations, call Karen Shea at 683-9099.
Gallery Fifty Six will host an opening reception for photographers Michael Whitaker, Jeanne Reynolds and Paul Clarke Friday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the gallery, 2256 Central Ave. Whitaker’s show “Turnmaloose” will run through Aug. 31. For more information, visit www.galleryfiftysix.com.
The Eclectic Eye will host an opening reception of artist Daniel Tacker’s “Transmissions and Connections” Friday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the store, 242 S. Cooper St. Tacker’s work will be on display through Sept. 22. For more information, call 276-3937.
The Highland Hundred will host the 2010 Highland Hundred Kick-Off Banquet Friday at 6 p.m. at the Memphis Hilton Hotel, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Admission is $40 per person. Memphis head football coach Larry Porter will speak. For more information, contact Mary Anne Giannini at email@example.com or Tom Fristick at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Bartlett Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its Bartlett a la Carte tasting Sunday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Appling Manor, 1755 Appling Road. The event will include restaurant tastings and a silent auction to benefit Youth Villages. Tickets are $40 per person or $75 per couple. Restaurants wanting to participant should call Maria McLendon at 372-9457.
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. Monica Fleming will speak on the topic “Success Over Stress: Managing the 21st Century.” For reservations, call Demetria Sturgis at 448-5529 or e-mail Jennifer Thornton at email@example.com. Cost is $20.