VOL. 126 | NO. 151 | Thursday, August 4, 2011
The Memphis and Shelby County Division of Planning and Development will hold an open house for those interested in developing brownfields along the Wolf River Thursday, Aug. 4, at 5:30 p.m. at Rhodes College, Frazier Jelke, auditorium C. For more information, contact Marion Jones at 576-7181 or email@example.com.
Samaritan’s Feet and the Lipscomb & Pitts Breakfast Club will team up Thursday, Aug. 4 to provide participants at Streets Ministries with new shoes and socks as well as a sack pack with school supplies. The event will be from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Streets Ministries, 430 Vance Ave. A donation of $10 will buy shoes, socks and school supplies. Donations and volunteers are welcome.
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 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.
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.