VOL. 126 | NO. 37 | Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Talk Shoppe will host a speed networking meeting Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call 482-0354.
Methodist North Hospital will host a free hip and knee replacement information class Wednesday from 11 a.m. to noon at Methodist North, 3960 New Covington Pike. Space is limited. For reservations, call 516-5639.
Indie Memphis and Shady Grove Presbyterian Church will present a free screening of the film “Hiding” Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Malco Theatre’s Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave. The documentary tells the story of North Korean refugees seeking freedom in the border region of China and North Korea. For more information, visit www.indiememphis.com.
Westminster Academy will host a mini open house for parents of prospective students Thursday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the school campus, 2500 Ridgeway Road. For more information, call 380-9192 or visit www.wamemphis.com.
The Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law at the University of Memphis will host a diversity outreach program Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Bluff Room, room 204, of the University Center on the main campus. The program will provide college undergraduates with information about the law school admissions process, financial aid and scholarships, the law school’s diversity access program and more. For more information, call 678-2528 or visit www.memphis.edu/law/
The Greater Memphis Paralegal Alliance will meet for a continuing legal education class Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University Club of Memphis 1346 Central Ave. The topic is “Growing Your Career Through Professional Development.” The cost is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. For reservations, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memphis Bioworks Business Association will hold a luncheon Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Steven J. Bares, president and executive director of Memphis Bioworks Foundation, will moderate a panel discussion titled “Growing Small Business in the Biosciences.” Cost is $25 for online registration and $35 for onsite registration. To register, visit www.bioworksbusiness.com.
Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital will host Baubles & Bordeaux Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Pink Palace Museum, 3050 Central Ave. Guests can drink wine and shop for shoes and accessories from local boutiques. The event will benefit Le Bonheur. Admission is $50 before the event, $65 at the door and $100 for VIP admission. For more information, call 287-6308 or visit www.lebonheur.org.