VOL. 126 | NO. 73 | Thursday, April 14, 2011
The Downtown Parking Authority will meet Thursday at 9 a.m. in the Center City Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St.
The Tennessee Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration will hold a conference Thursday and Friday at the Doubletree Hotel, 185 Union Ave. Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. will speak at 9:30 a.m. Thursday and Lisa May, vice president of resource and development at Memphis-based Data Facts, will discuss “Social Networks and Employment Screening – Treasure or Trouble” at 11 a.m. For more information, visit www.tshhra.org.
The National Hispanic Professional Organization will hold a power networking event on Thursday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Cost is free for members, $20 for non-members. For reservations, call Ashley Harding at 466-6476.
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will present Art and a Movie Thursday at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The event will include making art from recycled material at 6 p.m. and a screening of the Oscar-nominated “Waste Land” at 7 p.m. For more information or tickets, call 544-6208.
The University of Memphis will hold an information session for the general public about the renovation of its Central Avenue parking lot Thursday at 6 p.m. in the University Center’s Fountain View Room on campus.
The Crescent Club Growth Strategies Group will meet Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. Philip Johnson and Tom Merriam, partners at Argyle Benefits Consultants, will speak. Cost is $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers. For reservations, call 684-1010.
The Rotary Club of Memphis Central will meet Friday from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. The meeting will include the annual character achievement awards honoring local teens who have overcome adversity. Cost is free for members and $25 for nonmembers. For reservations, call Karen Shea at 683-9099.
The Brooks Museum of Memphis will host Brooks Uncorked Friday at 7 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The evening will include food from local restaurants, more than 60 wines, a silent auction and live musical entertainment from DJ Raiford. For more information, call 544-6209.