VOL. 127 | NO. 119 | Tuesday, June 19, 2012
The Shelby County Board of Education will hold a work session Tuesday, June 19, at 5:30 p.m. at the Memphis City Schools Teaching & Learning Academy, 2485 Union Ave. The session will be followed by a meeting to discuss the employment contracts of Dr. Kriner Cash and John Aitken.
The Church Health Center/MIFA Farmers Market will be open Tuesday, June 19, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Church Health Center Wellness, 1115 Union Ave. Visit churchhealthcenter.org.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, June 19, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell will speak. Cost is $18 and reservations are required. Email Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memphis Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction will meet Tuesday, June 19, at 6 p.m. at Coletta’s Italian Restaurant, 2850 Appling Road. Contact Robin Moore at email@example.com or 462-3688.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, June 20, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Ave. Janet Cherry of SCORE will present “Brain Break: Good for the Body, Mind and Heart.” Cost is free. Call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
Sales & Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, June 20, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. U.S. Learning CEO and author Don Hutson will speak. Cost for nonmembers is $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
Memphis Botanic Garden will hold Farmers’ Market at the Garden Wednesday, June 20, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 750 Cherry Road. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Memphis Heritage will host an encore presentation of Vincent Astor’s “Memphis at the Movies” lecture Wednesday, June 20, at 6:30 p.m. at Howard Hall, 2282 Madison Ave. Cost is a suggested $15 donation, and reservations are required. Visit memphisheritage.org.
Literacy Mid-South and Hilton Worldwide will host Literatini Thursday, June 21, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The Booksellers at Laurelwood, 387 Perkins Road Extended. The fundraiser for Literacy Mid-South will feature martinis, live music and food. Cost is $35 per person or $50 per couple. Visit literacymidsouth.org for tickets.