VOL. 127 | NO. 104 | Monday, May 28, 2012
The Daily News’ offices will be closed Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day. Offices reopen at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 29, and will remain open during normal business hours.
The Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs will host a Memorial Day service Monday, May 28, at 11 a.m. at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, 4000 Forest Hill-Irene Road. Visit tn.gov/veteran for details.
The Church Health Center/MIFA Farmers Market will be open Tuesday, May 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Church Health Center Wellness, 1115 Union Ave. Visit churchhealthcenter.org or call Esther Wills at 250-4673, ext. 1604.
Talk Shoppe and the Small Business Chamber will present “Speed Networking at Supersonic Speeds: Build Relationships With Other Top Business People” Wednesday, May 30, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. Call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
BIG for Memphis will meet Wednesday, May 30, from 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Phelps Security, 4932 Park Ave. BIG brings together Memphis Police Department colonels and business leaders to collaborate on curbing crime and impacting the community. MPD Lt. Dennis Toll of the Economic Crimes Bureau will discuss identity theft, fraud and scams. Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to email@example.com or 365-9728.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will hold a labor and employment breakfast briefing Thursday, May 31, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Holiday Inn, 280 Marathon Way in Southaven. Brent E. Siler and Robert Williams will present “Top Ten Employer Mistakes in Employee Leave Issues.” Registration begins at 8 a.m. Cost is free. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Networking in Memphis will meet Wednesday, May 30, at 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Jack Robinson Gallery, 44 Huling Ave. The event will focus on small businesses in honor of National Small Business Week. Cost is $10. Visit kellyprice.biz.
The Family Action Council of Tennessee will hold a FACT Forum Thursday, May 31, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Bartlett Station Municipal Center, 5868 Stage Road. Nate Kellum, chief counsel for the Center for Religious Expression in Memphis, will speak. Cost is free. Visit factn.org or call 615-591-2090.
The Levitt Shell will continue its free concert series with a performance by Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars Thursday, May 31, at 7:30 p.m. at the shell, 1930 Poplar Ave. in Overton Park. Visit levittshell.org for details.