VOL. 126 | NO. 192 | Monday, October 3, 2011
The University of Memphis will showcase green transportation at its annual Tiger Blue Goes Green Day Tuesday, Oct. 4, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Student Plaza. The event will encourage environmental awareness, inquiry and activism among students, faculty and staff. In a related event, Stephanie Cox, Tennessee area manager for ECOtality, will discuss electric vehicles and charging stations Monday, Oct. 3, at 7 p.m. in the University Center Fountain Room, room 350. For more information, contact Marian Levy at 678-4514 or email@example.com.
The Patriot Bank/Patriot Mortgage Golf Classic benefiting the Page Robbins Adult Day Care Center will be held Tuesday, Oct. 4, at Windyke Country Club, 8535 Winchester Road. Golfers can choose between 7:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. tee times. For more information or to register, call 854-1200 or visit www.pagerobbins.org.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Oct. 4, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Col. Brett Wyrick, surgeon general, National Guard Bureau, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. For reservations, email Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Madison Hotel will host a new rooftop music event, Autumn Music Fest Atop the Madison, Tuesday, Oct. 4, at 5:30 p.m. at the hotel, 79 Madison Ave. Karen Waldrup and Ashlee K. Thomas will perform. Admission is $7 at the door. For more information, call 333-1200 or visit www.madisonhotelmemphis.com.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a breakfast forum titled “WIN Works – We Keep Greater Memphis Working” Thursday, Oct. 6, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Memphis Marriott East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for prospective members. Registration is due Tuesday, Oct. 4. To register, contact Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or email@example.com.
Talk Shoppe will present the seminar “How to Effectively Downsize, Smaller is Better” Wednesday, Oct. 5, 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 Daily News Green Seminar will be Oct. 6 from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art auditorium, 1934 Poplar Ave. The seminar will focus on sustainable energy and how pubic and private initiatives are reshaping everything from economic development to real estate construction. Cost is $25. To register, visit www.memphisdailynews.com/seminar.