VOL. 126 | NO. 252 | Wednesday, December 28, 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 Wednesday, 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 Saturday, 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. Cost is $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 Saturday, 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. For reservations, call 333-1224. For more information about dinner including a menu, visit www.eighty3memphis.com. Additionally, the hotel will offer a special 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.