VOL. 126 | NO. 64 | Friday, April 1, 2011
The Lipscomb & Pitts Breakfast Club will hold a happy hour mixer Friday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Napa Cafe, 5101 Sanderlin Ave., suite 122. No reservations are required.
Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects will present artwork by Annette Fournet and Lauren Coulson Friday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the ANF, 1500 Union Ave. The show will run through April 27.
Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association will hold its annual Day of Reflection and Service Saturday at 10 a.m. at its office, 910 Vance Ave. The hour-long ceremony will pay tribute to volunteers, groups, staff, supporters of the organization and the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Visible School’s Professional Development Seminar Series will continue Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with Media Interview Makeover with Mike Remmer at 1015 S. Cooper St. The seminar is free and open to the public. All-you-can-eat pancakes will be served for $5 at 8:30 a.m. For more information, visit www.visible.edu.
The Exchange Club Family Center will hold its “Hands of Hope” auction party Saturday at 7 p.m. at Minglewood Hall, 1555 Madison Ave. The evening will include live and silent auctions, live music provided by Party Planet, dancing, gourmet food stations, cash bar and a coffee-liqueur bar. Individual tickets are $85 and couples are $150. For tickets, contact Karen Ratcliff at 276-2200 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Eighth Annual Ali Mills 5K to Benefit Ali’s Way will be held Sunday at 1 p.m. at St. George’s Independent School, 1880 Wolf River Blvd. For more information or to register, visit www.alimills5k.com or contact Meredith Compton at 624-9477 or email@example.com.
The April 4th Foundation will hold its 11th Annual Commemorative Awards Banquet Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Civil rights activist Charles Patrick will receive the Open Door Award. The I Am A Man award recipient and keynote speaker will be Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Wright. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 859-3364.
The Greater Memphis Chamber holds a Small Business Council Breakfast, part of the “Together We Thrive in 2011” series, Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. The topic is “Hiring and Keeping the Best Employees.” Featured speakers are Brad Federman, president of Performancepoint LLC, and Henry Evans, principal at The Centre Group. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. Reservations must be made by Friday. RSVP by calling 543-3518 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.