VOL. 127 | NO. 63 | Friday, March 30, 2012
Memphis Fashion Week benefiting ArtsMemphis will hold events at 7 p.m. Friday, March 30, at the Jack Robinson Gallery, 44 Huling Ave., and Saturday, March 31, at A. Schwab, 163 Beale St. The events will include designers, drinks, music and models wearing local and national designers. Visit memphisfashionweekend-eorg.eventbrite.com to register.
The Memphis Bar Association will accept applications for the 2012 High School Summer Law Intern Program through Friday, March 30. Applications are available at www.memphisbar.org or by calling the MBA office at 527-3573. Students will work at least 60 hours June 4-29 and will receive a $500 stipend at the completion of the program. Interns will get experience at private firms, corporate law divisions and government law offices.
The third annual River City Brewers Festival will be held Saturday, March 31, with the first session from noon to 4 p.m. and the second session from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Handy Park on Beale Street. Cost is $30. Visit www.rivercitybrewersfestival.com for more information, including a list of participating breweries. Visit www.eatdrinkboogie.com/rivercitybrewersfestival for tickets.
Victory Bicycle Studio and The Brass Door will hold a viewing of the Tour of Flanders Sunday, April 1, at 7:30 a.m. at the bar, 152 Madison Ave. The viewing party will feature a raffle to win bike gear, Belgium waffles and Belgium beer. Visit www.victorybicyclestudio.com for more information.
The West Tennessee Historical Society will meet Monday, April 2, at 7 p.m. in the Wunderlich Auditorium on the Memphis University School campus, 6191 Park Ave. The meeting will trace the hunt for James Earl Ray starting with the morning of April 3, 1968, when Martin Luther King Jr. arrived in Memphis. The meeting is free and open to the public.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, April 3, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. David Kemme, professor of economics at the University of Memphis and executive director of the Economic Club, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Email Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
Saint Francis Center for Surgical Weight Loss will host a free information seminar on bariatric surgery Tuesday, April 3, at 7 p.m. at the hospital, 5959 Park Ave. Seating is limited. Call 765-1849 to reserve a seat.
Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, April 4, at noon at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Drive. Congressman Stephen Fincher will speak. Cost is $17. Email Lee Hughes at email@example.com for reservations.