VOL. 127 | NO. 133 | Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Attorneys from AutoZone Inc., Bass, Berry & Sims PLC and Memphis Area Legal Services will hold the fourth annual free legal clinic for Memphis-area seniors Tuesday, July 10, from 10 a.m. to noon at Orange Mound Senior Center, 2590 Park Ave. The pro bono clinic offers seniors essential legal advice and helps in the preparation of wills, advanced care plans and more. Call Linda Warren Seely of MALS at 523-8822.
The Shelby County Transition Planning Commission will hold regional town hall meetings Tuesday, July 10, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Houston High School, 9755 Wolf River Blvd., and Wednesday, July 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Greater Community Temple Church of God in Christ, 5151 Winchester Road. The TPC will educate attendees on the core components of the plan. Visit ourvoiceourschools.org.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will hold a discussion and signing with Dr. R. Scott Anderson, author of “The Uncommon Thread,” Tuesday, July 10, at 6 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
South Main Association will meet Tuesday, July 10, at 6:30 p.m. at The Brass Door, 152 Madison Ave. Jeffrey Krida, CEO of American Queen Steamboat Co., will speak. A social begins at 6 p.m. Call 572-1813.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, July 11, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Ave. Caroline Blatti of Hutchison will present “How Business Can Impact Youth.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
Memphis Botanic Garden will hold Farmers’ Market at the Garden Wednesday, July 11, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 750 Cherry Road. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
The Downtown Memphis Commission design review board will meet Wednesday, July 11, at 5 p.m. in the DMC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
The Women’s Council of Realtors Memphis chapter will meet Thursday, July 12, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the DoubleTree Memphis hotel, 185 Union Ave. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Lauren Criswell at email@example.com or 260-4780.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals will meet Thursday, July 12, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Thomas Center at Christian Brothers University, 650 E. Parkway South. The topic is “Has America’s Charitable Giving Climbed Out of its Great Recession-Fueled Trough?” Cost is $15 for members and $25 for nonmembers. Register at afpmemphis.org.