VOL. 126 | NO. 225 | Thursday, November 17, 2011
The Leadership Memphis In-Synk Book Club will meet to discuss “Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything” Thursday, Nov. 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Local Gastropub, 95 S. Main St. Registration is due Wednesday, Nov. 16. To register, visit lmwiki.eventbrite.com or call 278-0016.
Methodist South Hospital will present “Complications from Diabetes and How to Avoid Them” Thursday, Nov. 17, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in meeting rooms A and B, basement floor level, 1300 Wesley Drive. The event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. To register, call 888-777-5959.
Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Mid-South Roundtable will meet for a tour of Blues City Brewery LLC Thursday, Nov. 17, at 11:30 a.m. at the company’s newly renovated production and distribution facility, 5151 Raines Road. Cost is $30 for members and $35 for nonmembers. For more information or to register, visit www.cscmp.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memphis Talent Dividend will meet Friday, Nov. 18, from 8:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at the Neighborhood Christian Center, 785 Jackson Ave. The meeting will focus on promoting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Adam Essex and Katherine Coates from the U.S. Department of Education, Federal Student Aid office, will speak. The meeting is free and open to the public. To register, call 278-0016 by Thursday, Nov. 17, at noon.
The Memphis Bar Association Young Lawyers Division and the Tennessee Bar Association will present the annual “Transitional Legal Education” seminar for newly admitted attorneys Thursday, Nov. 17, from 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. in the Supreme Court Courtroom on the third floor of the Shelby County Courthouse, 140 Adams Ave. For more information or to register, visit www.memphisbar.org.
Sewing into Dreams, a dinner celebrating the arts, fashion and mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, will be held Thursday, Nov. 17, at the Clark Opera Memphis Center, 6745 Wolf River Parkway. A silent auction and reception will begin at 5 p.m., and the dinner and program will begin at 7 p.m. For more information or tickets, visit www.sewingintodreams.org.
The Memphis College of Art will hold its 62nd annual Holiday Bazaar art sale Thursday, Nov. 17, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, Nov. 18, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; and Saturday, Nov. 19, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Main and Lower Gallery of the college, 1930 Poplar Ave. Cost is $100 for Thursday’s preview party; admission Friday and Saturday is free. All proceeds will benefit MCA’s scholarship fund. For more, visit www.mca.edu.