VOL. 122 | NO. 247 | Friday, December 28, 2007
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) will hold its FCA Prayer Breakfast today at 7 a.m. at Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Tickets are $80. For more information, call the FCA's Memphis office at 683-3399.
The AutoZone Liberty Bowl Festival Association will hold its Liberty Bowl Parade today at 4 p.m. on Beale Street. The parade features marching bands from across the country. Admission is free. For more information, call the ticket office at 795-7700 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Madison/Grille 83 will transform into the 83 Lounge for an exclusive New Year's Eve party Monday at 8:30 p.m. at 83 Madison Ave. The restaurant will offer an ice-carved martini luge bar, gourmet hors d'oeuvres, live entertainment and a midnight champagne toast. Cost for the event is $83 per person, including tax and gratuity. Reservations are required and may be made by calling Grille 83 at 333-1224.
Jim's Place East will be serving signature dishes Monday for the New Year's holiday. The restaurant opens at 4 p.m. and is at 5560 Shelby Oaks Drive. For more information, call 388-7800, Ext. 4, or visit www.jimsplaceeast.com.
The Pink Palace Museum will be exhibiting its "Enchanted Forest Festival of Trees" through Monday at the museum, 3050 Central Ave. Festival times are Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. The meeting's topic is "Common Denominators of Success: Strategize, Prioritize and Realize Your Goals for 2008" with Jo Garner, mortgage loan officer from First Tennessee Bank. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Garner at 759-7808.
The Memphis Symphony Chorus will hold auditions for new members Thursday at 7 p.m. at Balmoral Presbyterian Church, 6413 Quince Road. Call Lisa Mendel at 756-0624 to schedule an audition time for all vocal parts. For more information, visit www.memphissymphonychorus.org.
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra (MSO) will join with Terry Mike Jeffrey and the TCB Band Jan. 5 at 8 p.m. at The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. The performance is in honor of Elvis Presley's birthday. Tickets range from $28 to $90 and may be purchased by phone, 537-2525, or by visiting www.memphissymphony.org.