VOL. 127 | NO. 115 | Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, June 13, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Ave. Anthony Bradley of The Bradley Law Firm PLLC will present “The Truth About the VA Aid & Attendance Pension Benefit.” Cost is free. Contact Jo Garner at 482-0354.
Cannon Wright Blount certified public accounting firm will hold a seminar about QuickBooks accounting software Wednesday, June 13, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the firm, 756 Ridge Lake Blvd. Cost is $75. Visit cannonwrightblount.com/resources or call Debbie Bossé or Cathy Russell at 685-7500.
Girls Inc. will hold its 22nd annual Celebration Luncheon Wednesday, June 13, at 11:30 a.m. at FedExForum, 191 Beale St. The event will recognize top girls and community honorees. Tickets are $100. Visit girlsincmemphis.org.
Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, June 13, at noon at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Drive. Rabbi Micah Greenstein will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to Lee Hughes at email@example.com.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, June 13, from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Larry Cox, president and CEO, Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority, will speak. Cost is $25 for nonmembers.
The Stax Museum of American Soul Music will hold an opening reception for “Wattstax: The Living Word – 40th Anniversary Exhibition” Wednesday, June 13, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the museum, 926 E. McLemore Ave. Cost is free. Call Tim Sampson at 485-8735.
Cooper-Young Community Farmers Market will hold the Full Circle CYCFM Benefit Dinner Wednesday, June 13, at 6 p.m. at Owen Brennan’s, 6150 Poplar Ave. Owen Brennan’s chef Jody Moyt will prepare a five-course, locally sourced dinner. Cost is $75. Visit cycfarmersmarket.org for details, and call Owen Brennan’s at 761-0990 for reservations.
The Memphis alumni chapter of LeMoyne-Owen College will kick off the Jerry C. Johnson Sports Weekend with a ceremony renaming the school’s gymnasium to the C. Arthur Bruce Hall/Jerry C. Johnson Gymnasium Thursday, June 14, at 10 a.m. at LOC, 807 Walker Ave. Call 435-1235.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will host a public forum about Memphis International Airport service issues Thursday, June 14, from 10:30 a.m to 11:30 a.m. at the Christian Brothers University theater, 650 E. Parkway South. Registration is required. Contact Donna Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org or 543-3558.