VOL. 127 | NO. 230 | Monday, November 26, 2012
Women’s Foundation for a Greater Memphis is accepting nominations for its 2013 Legends Award through Monday, Dec. 10. The awards honor women whose visionary and innovative work is paramount in their area of outreach. Visit wfgm.org for details and a nomination form.
The WRVR Toy Truck Drive benefiting Porter-Leath will be held Monday, Nov. 26, through Friday, Nov. 30, at Bud Davis Cadillac, 5433 Poplar Ave. Supporters can drop off toys, bikes, luggage and monetary donations to benefit children served by Porter-Leath, and Santa and live reindeer will be on hand for photographs for $5. Visit porterleath.org for details and a list of other drop-off locations.
The National Association of Parliamentarians Tennessee Beta Unit will meet Monday, Nov. 26, at 5:45 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station branch library, 5094 Poplar Ave. Call 324-5184.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a free diabetes management class Tuesday, Nov. 27, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the hospital’s Total Joint Center, 3960 New Covington Pike. Call 516-5038 to register.
Talk Shoppe and the Small Business Chamber will present “The Mastermind Principle: Based on the Book ‘Think & Grow Rich’ by Napoleon Hill” Wednesday, Nov. 28, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Ave. Cost is free. Visit smallbusinesschamber.com or talkshoppe.biz.
BIG for Memphis will host Memphis Police Department Director Toney Armstrong Wednesday, Nov. 28, 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 impact the community. Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, Nov. 28, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Christian Brothers University president John Smarrelli will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to Lee Hughes at email@example.com.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Nov. 28, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Dr. Glen Fenter of Mid-South Community College will speak. Cost is $25 for nonmembers.
Napa Cafe will host the Toast for Tots Wine Dinner and Charity Auction benefiting Special Kids & Families Thursday, Nov. 29, at 6 p.m. Tickets are $100. Visit skandf.org or contact Dynisha Woods at firstname.lastname@example.org or 683-8787.