VOL. 125 | NO. 231 | Monday, November 29, 2010
The WRVR Toy Truck will collect new toys and gifts to benefit children served by Porter-Leath Monday through Dec. 3 from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Bud Davis Cadillac, 5433 Poplar Ave. For more information about the toy drive or how to donate, call 577-2500, ext. 1167, or visit www.porterleath.org.
The Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation will hold a green certification workshop Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Marriott Memphis Downtown, 250 N. Main St. The workshop will discuss a state green certification program for the tourism and travel industry. To register, contact Patricia Gray at 615-741-9004 or email@example.com.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Mark Keenum, president of Mississippi State University, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Advanced reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grill 83 will offer a three-course prix fixe dinner menu Tuesday through Dec. 5 at the restaurant, 83 Madison Ave. Patrons arriving between 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. who ask for the menu will have the three-course meal in one hour, providing time to attend the showings of “Dreamgirls” at the Orpheum Theatre. Reservations are recommended. For reservations, call 333-1224 or visit www.grill83.com.
The Memphis Claims Association will meet Tuesday at 5:15 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select Memphis East, 5795 Poplar Ave. The topic will be “Metal Component Roofing Systems.” Cost is $25 for members and $35 for guests.
Talk Shoppe will host Terri Murphy, who will give a talk titled “The Ultimate Power is Connecting People With People” Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call 482-0354.
The University of Memphis will offer an information program about estate planning titled “Know What You Have and Where It Will Go: Some Estate Planning Basics” Wednesday at noon in the Ned R. WcWherter Library, Room 225, on campus. For more information, call Tom Mendina at 678-4310.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will host a roundtable discussion with attorney Grady Garrison titled “The Application of ‘Entire Market Value Rule’ to Patent Damages Analysis” Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. at Baker Donelson’s office at 165 Madison Ave, 20th floor. For more information or to register, contact Brittany Meeker at 577-2275 or email@example.com.