VOL. 119 | NO. 167 | Thursday, September 15, 2005
Seedco presents "Benefits for Businesses," a free event for Memphis business owners and their employees, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today in Court Square. Attendees will learn about assistance available to businesses in Memphis and Shelby County. Light refreshments will be served. Call 528-1205 or visit www.earnbenefits.org for details.
The Parkview Retirement Community hosts a wine and cheese fund-raising event to benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Mid-South from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the Parkview, 1914 Poplar Ave. Cost is $50. Contact Patrick Wyatt at 725-4606.
The Downtown Neighborhood Association meets at 6:30 p.m. today at Harbor Landing inside Mud Island River Park. Riverfront Development Corp. President Benny Lendermon will provide an update on the RDC's plans and efforts. Call 527-DNA1 or visit www.mem
phisdna.org for more information.
The eighth annual American Institute of Architects Memphis scavenger hunt begins at noon Friday at Jay Etkin Gallery, 409 S. Main St. Teams of four will attempt to identify photos associated with Downtown architecture and history. Cost per team is $50. The event is part of Architecture Month 2005. Call 525-3818 for details.
Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects hosts a 30th anniversary celebration from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday at its offices, located at 1500 Union Ave. A retrospective of the company's art collection will be on display during the event. Call 278-6868 for more information.