VOL. 126 | NO. 150 | Wednesday, August 3, 2011
Talk Shoppe will present “How to Buy at Auction and Benefit Auction for Make-A-Wish” Wednesday, Aug. 3, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
The Downtown Memphis Commission Design Review Board will meet Wednesday, Aug. 3, at 5 p.m. at 114 N. Main St.
The Madison Hotel will continue its Sunset Atop the Madison series Thursday, Aug. 4, at 5:30 p.m. at the hotel, 79 Madison Ave. Grace Askew will perform at 6 p.m. and the evening will include drinks and a special menu. Admission is $7. For more information, call 333-1200.
The Dixon Gallery & Gardens will host Forain After Dark Thursday, Aug. 4, at 6:30 p.m. at the Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. The evening will include a tour of the Jean-Louis Forain exhibit, food and live music. For more information, call 761-5250 or visit www.dixon.org.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a lunch and learn Tuesday, Aug. 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Tennessee – Ron Terry Center, 4385 Poplar Ave. Bridget DiCello, executive coach and author, will speak on “Time Management Made Simple: It’s All About Purposeful Interactions.” The event is free but space is limited. Registration is due Thursday, Aug. 4. To register, contact Nykesha Cole at 543-35189 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Network of Memphis will meet Monday, Aug. 8, at 5:30 p.m. for dinner and networking at Caritas Village, 2509 Harvard Ave. Reservations are due Thursday, Aug. 4. For reservations, email Tess Bear at email@example.com.
The Rotary Club of Memphis Central will meet Friday, Aug. 5, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Darrin Mullis will speak about the Holy Rosary Angel Program, an autism educational support service. Cost is $20 for nonmembers. For reservations, call Karen Shea at 683-9099.
Eclectic Eye will present the opening reception of the art exhibit “This is Really Happening…” by Scott Cooper Friday, Aug. 5, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Midtown location, 242 S. Cooper St. The art will be on display through Sept. 28. For more information, call 276-3937 or visit www.eclectic-eye.com.
WKNO/Channel 10 will hold an art opening for artist Lauren Beyer’s “Trains of Souls” Saturday, Aug. 6, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the WKNO Digital Media Center, 7151 Cherry Farms Road. The work will be on display through Aug. 29. For more information, call 458-2521.