VOL. 126 | NO. 78 | Thursday, April 21, 2011
The Germantown Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a general membership luncheon Thursday at 11:15 a.m. at the Germantown Country Club, 1780 Kimbrough Road. Andrew Clarksenior of News Radio 600 WREC will speak. For reservations, call 755-1200.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will present “Beware the Cat’s Paw: The Dangers of Bad Supervisors,” Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. at the law firm’s office, 165 Madison Ave., 20th floor. The briefing will focus on the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling that makes it easier for employers to be liable for discrimination even if the employers’ decisions weren’t motivated by discriminatory intent. For more information or to register, contact Nicolette Thomas at 577-2328 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Madison Hotel will kick off its Sunset Atop the Madison series Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at the hotel, 79 Madison Ave. Elmo & The Shades will perform, and the evening will include drinks and a special menu. Admission is $7. Moonlight Atop the Madison will follow at 10:30 p.m. with DJ Tommy Austein. Admission is $5 at 10 p.m. For more information, call 333-1200.
The Peabody will hold its Rooftop Party Thursday from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the hotel, 149 Union Ave. Admission is $10 per person, which includes one drink. Ladies get in free until 7 p.m. Dr. Zarr’s Amazing Funk Monster will perform. For more information, call 529-4000.
GreenShoe at the Lake will be held Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at Patriot Lake in Shelby Farms Park. The fundraiser will be a cocktail party with food, drinks, music and dancing. Tickets are $75 each. For more information, visit www.earthweekmemphis.com.
The Small Business Chamber Breakfast Club will meet Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Office Suites Plus, 6000 Poplar Ave., suite 250. Cost is free to members and first-time guests and $10 for returning guests. For more information, call Melody Douglas at 261-5400.
The Memphis Gavel Club will meet Friday at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. June West, executive director of Memphis Heritage Inc., will speak. For more information, call Bob Gray at 290-5721.
The Eclectic Eye will host an opening reception of “Effects of Water” by photographer Valerie Rosenblatt Friday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Eclectic Eye, 242 S. Cooper St. The exhibit will run through June 8. For more information, call 276-3937.