VOL. 126 | NO. 107 | Thursday, June 2, 2011
The Delta – Everything Southern! Conference will be held this weekend. It begins with a tour of the city Thursday, June 2, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday features eight speakers from 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Michael D. Rose Theatre Lecture Hall on the University of Memphis campus. A two-day tour of the Mississippi Delta will be held Saturday, June 4, and Sunday, June 5. For more information or to register, visit www.memphis.edu/deltaconference/register.php.
The Mid-South Area Business Travelers Association will discuss industry topics Thursday, June 2, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select Downtown Memphis, 160 Union Ave. John Brehm of Travel Leaders Corporate, Alexander Houston of AirPlus International and Will Tate of Management Alternatives will speak. To register, visit www.msabta.org.
The Small Business Chamber will present a Chamber in Action/Open House Thursday, June 2, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Optimal Health Chiropractic, 2879 Poplar Ave. The event is free to members and first-time guests. Returning guests pay $10. For more information, call Eric Meyers at 212-7424.
The Mid-South Area Pulmonary Hypertension Support Group will meet Thursday, June 2, at 6 p.m. at Logan’s Roadhouse, 2710 N. Germantown Parkway. To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 251-1023.
Ballet Memphis will present Interiorworks 12 Thursday, June 2, through Saturday, June 4, at 8 p.m. at Ballet Memphis, 7950 Trinity Road. A donation will be taken. Proceeds will benefit the company’s Artists’ Resource Fund. For more information, call 737-7322 or visit www.balletmemphis.org.
The Rotary Club of Memphis Central will meet Friday, June 3, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Dana Baker, counselor at Whitehaven High School, will speak about “What every senior needs to know before applying for college.” Cost is $20 for nonmembers. For reservations, call Karen Shea, 683-9099.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will host a roundtable discussion titled “Viacom v. YouTube/Google” Friday, June 3, from noon to 1 p.m. at the firm’s office, 165 Madison Ave., 20th floor. Grady Garrison will lead the discussion. To register, contact Brittany Meeker at 577-2275 or email@example.com.
The Memphis Potters’ Guild will hold a silent auction of its members’ work Friday, June 3, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Central Ave. Admission is free. All proceeds will benefit the Harwood Center for children with developmental difficulties.