VOL. 126 | NO. 167 | Friday, August 26, 2011
The Gavel Club of Memphis will meet Friday, Aug. 26, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Hank Newman of Brother International will speak. For more information, call Bob Gray at 290-5721.
Headley Menzies Interior Design will hold an interior designer moving sale with all merchandise discounted 40 percent to 70 percent Friday, Aug. 26, and Saturday, Aug. 27, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Laurelwood Center store, 416 S. Grove Park Road. For more information, call 761-3161.
The Third Annual Strategic Financial Partners 5K benefiting Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital will be held Saturday, Aug. 27, at 8:30 a.m. in the Ridgeway Loop. Early packet pick-up will be Friday, Aug. 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Strategic Financial Partners’ office, 795 Ridge Lake Blvd., suite 200. For more information or to register, visit www.sfp5k.com.
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center will host its first “Determined to be a Doctor Someday Symposium” Saturday, Aug. 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 800 Madison Ave. Dr. Raymond Gist, president of the American Dental Association, will speak from 10:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. For more information, visit www.determinedtobeadoctor.org or call Dr. Christina Rosenthal at 758-2127.
FuelFilm: Memphis will hold its “Filmmakers Media Expo” Saturday, Aug. 27, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at The Skye Grill, 668 Union Ave. The expo will include casting calls for actors, hands-on demonstrations and workshops, guest speakers, crew and production assistant networking opportunities and hourly prize giveaways. Admission is $10. For more information or to register, visit www.fuelfilm.org.
The C.H. Nash Museum at the Chucalissa Archaeological Site will host a volunteer dinner and exhibit opening Saturday, Aug. 27, at 5 p.m. at the museum, 1987 Indian Village Drive. The barbecue dinner and presentations on museum activities is open to all. The new exhibit will feature stone-tool artifacts from the Robert Ford collection. For more information, visit www.memphis.edu/chucalissa.
Memphis Heritage Inc. will hold its third annual Adapt-A-Door Auction Party Saturday, Aug. 27, at 7 p.m. at Howard Hall, 2282 Madison Ave. Tickets are $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. All proceeds support Memphis Heritage. For more information or tickets, call 272-2727 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.