VOL. 126 | NO. 228 | Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Talk Shoppe will present “Open Microphone Discussing Hot Business Topics” Wednesday, Nov. 23, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
The Peabody hotel will host a Thanksgiving Day brunch Thursday, Nov. 24, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on the mezzanine at the hotel, 149 Union Ave. Cost is $55 for adults and $20 for children. For reservations, call 529-3668. Thanksgiving Day dinner at the Capriccio Grill is from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Cost is $40 for adults and $15 for children. For reservations, call 529-4199. Thanksgiving Day dinner at Chez Philippe is $70 per person and includes a four-course menu. For reservations, call 529-4188. A Christmas tree-lighting ceremony will be held Friday, Nov. 25, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the hotel. The ceremony is free and open to the public.
WinterArts 2011 will hold a gala reception Friday, Nov. 25, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Shops of Saddle Creek, 2055 West St. The festivities will mark the opening of the artists’ market. The market will be open daily from Saturday, Nov. 26, through Dec. 24. For more information, visit www.winterartsmemphis.com.
The Mid-South Ice House will host Have a White Christmas at the Ice House – where guests can skate with Santa, meet a polar bear, build a snowman and more – Friday, Nov. 25, through Dec. 24 at the Mid-South Ice House, 10705 Ridgeway Industrial Road. The Ice House will be a collection site for the Mid-South Food Bank Dec. 17 through Dec. 24, and visitors who donate a can of food will receive $1 off admission. For more information, visit www.midsouthicehouse.com.
The Tennessee Beta Unit of Parliamentarians will hold its monthly meeting and educational program Monday, Nov. 28, at 5:45 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Branch Library, 5094 Poplar Ave.
The University of Memphis Papasan Policy Institute will present a CEO Energy Summit titled “Memphis 2025 Energy and Alternative Energy: How Do We Become Sustainable?” Tuesday, Nov. 29, from 9 a.m. to noon in the Michael D. Rose Theatre on the U of M campus. Presenting partners include FedEx Corp.; Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division; the Tennessee Valley Authority; and more. The event is free. To register, email email@example.com or visit www.memphis.edu/ifti.
Talk Shoppe will present “The Mastermind Principle: Based on the book ‘Think and Grow Rich’ by Napoleon Hill” Nov. 30 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.