VOL. 127 | NO. 121 | Thursday, June 21, 2012
Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) Memphis will begin a free workshop series to answer entrepreneurs’ questions Thursday, June 21. Visit scorememphis.org or call 544-3588 for a schedule.
Talk of the Town Toastmasters Club will host Memphis City Council member Edmund Ford Jr. at its annual homecoming day for former club members Thursday, June 21, at 1 p.m. at the Assisi Foundation, 515 Erin Drive. Visit memphistm.com.
The Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division board of commissioners will meet Thursday, June 21, at 1:30 p.m. at the MLGW administration building, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com for an agenda.
The Memphis Young Professionals Network of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors will host a bowling night Thursday, June 21, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Cordova Bowling Center, 7945 Club Center Drive. Email email@example.com.
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. Buy tickets at literacymidsouth.org.
The Madison Hotel will continue its 2012 Sunset Atop the Madison series Thursday, June 21, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the hotel, 79 Madison Ave. Elmo & the Shades will perform. Cost is $7. Call 333-1200.
WKNO-TV premieres the locally produced documentary “New Madrid: The Earthquakes of 1811-1812” Thursday, June 21, at 7:30 p.m. on WKNO/Channel 10. Visit wkno.org.
The Levitt Shell will continue its free concert series with a performance by Celtic band Troen Thursday, June 21, at 7:30 p.m. at the Shell, 1930 Poplar Ave. in Overton Park. Visit levittshell.org.
Black Business Association of Memphis will meet Friday, June 22, at 9 a.m. at BBA, 555 Beale St. Andre Fowlkes of Launch Your City will speak. Visit bbamemphis.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Orpheum Theatre will present “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” as part of its summer classic movie series Friday, June 22, at 7:15 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Visit orpheum-memphis.com or call 525-3000 for tickets.
Shelby Farms Park Conservancy will host its Shelby Farms Pickwick Lake 2012 Bass Classic fundraiser for the Shelby Farms Park and Greenline Saturday, June 23, and Sunday, June 24, at Pickwick Lake. Register at shelbyfarmspark.org.