VOL. 123 | NO. 22 | Friday, February 1, 2008
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive today from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at ThyssenKrupp Elevators, 9280 Crestwyn Hills Drive. For more information, call the Red Cross at 501-614-4400.
The Lisa Kurts Gallery will host an opening reception for "Meanders" by Anita Huffington today from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the gallery, 766 S. White Station Road. The exhibit will run through March 29. Huffington is a sculptor, and the first comprehensive book of her work also will be introduced at the exhibit. For more information, contact the gallery at 683-6200 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Mid-South chapter of the American Red Cross will hold an Adult CPR/First Aid/Infant and Child CPR certification course Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Red Cross chapter office, 1400 Central Ave. The fee is between $45 and $60, depending on the components of the course taken. For registration information, visit www.midsouthredcross.org.
Push Pilates will host an open house to introduce the public to the benefits of Pilates and yoga Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the studio, 1882 Union Ave. The open house will offer free 30-minute mat classes and provide free postural assessments.
The Tennessee Child Care Facilities Corp. will host a Small Business Development seminar titled "How to Recruit and Interview for the Best Teachers" Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Quince Road Church of Christ, 6384 Quince Road. Pre-registration is required by calling 615-532-0936 or 888-413-CCFC. The cost is $15 per person.
The Engineers' Club of Memphis will meet Monday at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cost is $12 and no reservations are required. Tom Burgess, chief engineer for the Tennessee Aeronautics Division of the Tennessee Department of Transportation, will present "Aeronautics in Tennessee."
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon in the Steamboat Room of the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. A lunch buffet will be provided for $18. Shelby County Sherriff Mark Luttrell will speak on "What Citizens Can Do to Lower Crime." Reservations should be made to Taylor Hughes at 526-1318 or email@example.com.