VOL. 125 | NO. 225 | Thursday, November 18, 2010
The Center City Commission Board of Directors will meet Thursday at noon at 114 N. Main St. For more information, call 575-0540.
The University of Memphis’ Executive MBA program will hold an information session Thursday from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Fogelman College of Business and Economics on campus. For more information, call 678-4866 or e-mail email@example.com.
The Herff College of Engineering at the University of Memphis will hold an open house Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the college, located on Central Avenue near the Zach Curlin intersection. The open house is geared to middle school, high school and community college students and will provide the opportunity to meet faculty, staff, students and alumni and take guided tours. To register, call 678-4933 or visit www.memphis.edu/herff/eday/index.php.
The Mid-South Minority Business Council will hold its annual Robert R. Church Sr. Achievement Awards Luncheon Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Joseph DeVivo, president of Smith & Nephew, will speak. Tickets are $50 per person. For more information, contact Doris Gordon at 525-6512 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Memphis Gavel Club will meet Friday at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Jimmy Ogle will speak on the History of Modern Memphis. For more information, call Bob Gray at 494-8639.
The Rotary Club of Memphis Central will meet Friday from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Rev. Marise Tuttle, director of Jacob’s Ladder Community Development Corp., will speak. Cost is $25 for guests. For reservations, call Karen Shea at 683-9099.
The Eclectic Eye will present the exhibit “Flea Market Finds” by artist Julie Nouwen Friday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at its store, 242 S. Cooper St. Nouwen’s work will be on display though Jan. 12. For more information, call 276-3937 or visit www.eclectic-eye.com.
The Memphis Potters’ Guild will hold its 30th Annual Holiday Show and Sale Friday through Sunday at the Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. The holiday show will be open from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is free. For more information, call 576-4100 or visit www.thememphispottersguild.com.