VOL. 126 | NO. 113 | Friday, June 10, 2011
The Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library will host a two-day book sale Friday, June 10, and Saturday, June 11, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the library, 3030 Poplar Ave. More than 15,000 books and materials will be on sale. For more information, call 415-2840.
The Rotary Club of Memphis Central will meet Friday, June 10, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Dr. Jann Sherman, chair of the University of Memphis Department of History, will speak. Cost is $20 for nonmembers. For reservations, call Karen Shea at 683-9099.
Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects will host an art reception for Dawn Hamm and Judy Vandergrift Friday, June 10, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the firm, 1500 Union Ave. The show will run through July 7.
The Eclectic Eye will host an opening reception of “Where To Go Next” by artist Melody Gross Kratz Friday, June 10, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Eclectic Eye, 242 S. Cooper St. The exhibit will run through Wednesday, Aug. 3. For more information, call 276-3937.
The Levitt Shell will hold free concerts as part of its summer concert series Friday, June 10, Saturday, June 11, and Sunday, June 12, at 7:30 p.m. at the Levitt Shell in Overton Park, 1930 Poplar Ave. Thalia Sanchez will perform Friday. Di Anne Price will perform Saturday and Tab Benoit will perform Sunday.
The Memphis Chapter of the Executive Women International will meet Thursday, June 16, at 5:30 p.m. at the Tower Room Executive Suites, 5100 Poplar Ave., 33rd floor. Summer Owens, author of “Life After Birth,” will speak. Cost is $35 per person. Reservations are due Friday, June 10. For reservations, contact Deborah Vaughn at 726-3498, 373-6081 or email@example.com.
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare’s Perinatal Services will offer one-day babysitting classes for boys and girls ages 11 through 15 on Fridays, June 10, June 17, June 24, July 8 and July 29 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Dogwood Manor on the campus of Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital, 7691 Poplar Ave. Cost is $50 per child. To register, call 516-6645.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a luncheon featuring Michael Heisley as speaker Wednesday, June 22, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. Registration is due Monday, June 20. To register, contact Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit events.memphischamber.com for a $5 discount.