VOL. 127 | NO. 51 | Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Talk Shoppe will present the seminar “Tips to Getting the Right Flooring at the Right Price” with Gwen Christensen of Builders Floors and Interiors Wednesday, March 14, 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.
Temple Israel Sisterhood will host an evening of conversation and music with IRIS principal orchestra conductor Michael Stern and violinist Vadim Gluzman Wednesday, March 14, at 7 p.m. at Temple Israel, 1376 E. Massey Road. The event is free and open to the public.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will present a labor and employment breakfast briefing titled “Managing the Challenging Employee and Reducing Legal Risk” Thursday, March 15, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Baker Donelson, 165 Madison Ave., suite 2000. The program and breakfast are free. Email email@example.com to register.
Eighty3 will host ladies night Thursday, March 15, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the restaurant, 83 Madison Ave. Dinner will include a four-course menu using chocolate in every course. Cost is $59. For more information or reservations, call 333-1224.
The University of Memphis will host a lecture by Nigel Strudwick, U of M art history professor and former curator in the Department of Ancient Egypt and Sudan at the British Museum in London, Thursday, March 15, at 7 p.m. in the University Center Fountain View Suite, room 350. The lecture is titled “Capturing Ancient Egyptian Art: Norman and Nina de Garis Davies.” The lecture is free and open to the public. A reception will be held at 6:30 p.m.
Muslims in Memphis will hold a health fair and legal seminar Saturday, March 17, at 10 a.m. at Kate Sexton Community Center, 1235 Brown Ave. For more information, call 576-7070.
The Oakland Regional Chamber of Commerce will host Gala 2012 Saturday, March 17, from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Carahills II, 1960 U.S. 70. The evening will include wine, dinner, community awards and a silent auction. Cost is $35 per person and $280 for a table of eight. For more information or tickets, call 466-0286.
An Evening with Rick Steves will be held Saturday, March 17, at 7 p.m. at The Buckman Performing Arts Center at St. Mary’s Episcopal School, 60 Perkins Road Extended. Steves will offer tips on planning a European vacation. For tickets, call WKNO at 325-6565.