VOL. 126 | NO. 18 | Thursday, January 27, 2011
The Buckman Arts Center at St. Mary’s School will present a performance by Leon Redbone Thursday at 7 p.m. at Buckman, 60 Perkins Road Extended. Tickets are $35 for adults and $31.50 for students and seniors. For more information or tickets, call 537-1483 or visit www.buckmanartscenter.com.
Saint Francis Hospital Center for Surgical Weight Loss will host a free information seminar on bariatric surgery Thursday at noon at the hospital, 5959 Park Ave. Seating is limited. To reserve a seat, call 765-1849.
The University of Memphis will host a symposium titled “Natural and Unnatural Disasters” Thursday from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the University Center on campus. The symposium will discuss the science behind the New Madrid earthquakes and other natural disasters. The symposium is free and open to the public. For more information, call 488-7475.
The Young Lawyers Division of the Memphis Bar Association will hold a happy hour meet-up Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Bar None, 119 S. Main St. For more information, visit www.memphisbar.org.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a small business breakfast Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Jane Applegate, small business consultant for Bloomberg TV and author of “201 Great Ideas for Your Small Business,” will speak. For reservations, contact Tunga Lee by Thursday at 543-3571 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Memphis Gavel Club will meet Friday at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. For more information, call Bob Gray at 494-8639.
LaunchMemphis will host its fourth annual 48 Hour Launch Friday at 5 p.m. to Sunday at 7 p.m. at EmergeMemphis, 516 Tennessee St. The entrepreneurship program will allow participants to pitch their ideas to other professionals. To register or for more information, visit www.launchmemphis.com.
The Circuit Playhouse will host the opening reception of “Jackie Ware Remembered,” an exhibit and sale of pottery by Jackie Ware, Friday from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Circuit, 51 S. Cooper St. The exhibit will run through Feb. 20. For more information or reservations, call 725-0776.