VOL. 126 | NO. 251 | Monday, December 26, 2011
The Memphis Bar Association Young Lawyers Division will present “Legal Ethics in the Movies” with speaker Mike McLaren of Black McLaren Jones Ryland & Griffee PC and special guest U.S. Magistrate Judge Diane Vescovo Dec. 28 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the auditorium at Memphis Bioworks Foundation, 20 Dudley St. For more information or to register, visit www.memphisbar.org.
Celtic Crossing will hold a New Year’s Eve Midnight Masquerade party Dec. 31 at the restaurant, 903 S. Cooper St. DJ Tree will provide entertainment starting at 10 p.m. and the party will continue until 3 a.m. The party will benefit the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County. Attendees can choose from three price levels: $45 per person, which includes table seating, champagne and three-course dinner; $40 per couple, which includes table seating, appetizers and champagne; and $5, which includes entry and standard bar service. For more information or to reserve a spot, call 274-5151.
The New Year’s Eve Party at The Peabody 2011 will be held Dec. 31 from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. in the hotel’s grand ballroom, 149 Union Ave. Cost is $40 at the door and $30 in advance. For more information or tickets, call 529-4000 or visit www.peabodymemphis.com.
The Madison Hotel and eighty3 will host a New Year’s Eve dinner featuring a four-course meal Saturday, Dec. 31, from 5:30 p.m. to midnight at the restaurant, 83 Madison Ave. Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 333-1224. For more information about dinner, including a menu, visit www.eighty3memphis.com. Additionally, the hotel will offer a New Year’s Eve dinner and room package for overnight guests. For more information about the hotel or to reserve a room, call 333-1200 or visit www.madisonhotelmemphis.com.
Business Over Coffee, After Hours Chapter will host a click and connect event Jan. 3 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Fox and Hound, 819 Exocet Drive. The event will include an overview of Business Over Coffee followed by networking. For more information, email Peter Nathan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Downtown Memphis Commission Design Review Board will meet Jan. 4 at 5 p.m. in the DMC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Jan. 4 from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Jay Sieleman, executive director of The Blues Foundation, will speak. Cost is $25 per person.