VOL. 125 | NO. 166 | Thursday, August 26, 2010
The Center City Commission Board of Directors will meet Thursday at noon in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
The Madison Hotel will host Sunset Atop the Madison Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. on the hotel’s rooftop, 79 Madison Ave. The after-work event will include a live performance by Elmo & the Shades, a cash bar and a rooftop terrace menu. Admission is $7. For more information, call 333-1200.
The Ronald McDonald House of Memphis will hold the Buddy Up Fore Kids Golf Tournament Friday from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Links of Cottonwoods in Tunica. All proceeds will benefit Ronald McDonald House. Cost is $125 per player and $500 per group. For more information, contact Buddy Ritchey at 409-3787 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The U.S. Green Building Council Memphis Chapter will host two seminars Friday at Trane Memphis, 1775 Pyramid Place. “The Business Case for Sustainability” seminar will be held at 8 a.m. The “LEED for Construction Managers” seminar will be held at 1 p.m. For more information or to register, e-mail Peter Warren at email@example.com.
The Gavel Club will meet Friday at 11:30 a.m. for a Dutch treat lunch at the Holiday Inn–University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Larry Abramson of the Memphis Zoo will speak. For more information, call Bob Gray at 494-8639.
The Memphis Central Rotary Club will meet Friday from noon to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Dr. Janann Sherman, chair of the history department at the University of Memphis, will speak. Cost is $25 for guest. For reservations, call Karen Shea at 683-9099.
Visible Media Group will hold a worship and album release party Friday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Lifelink Memphis, 1015 S. Cooper St. “The Invitation” is a full-length compilation of tunes featuring VMG artists, Visible School staff and alumni. For more information, call 292-9579.
Shelby Residential and Vocational Services will present “Spirit of SRVS: A Taste of the Good Life” Saturday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The evening will include a live and silent auction, wine tastings, food from local restaurants and live music. Tickets are $65 at the door. For more information, call 869-7787.