VOL. 127 | NO. 193 | Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Talk Shoppe will host a free discussion by Lance and Terry Walker of Walker Auctions on how to buy at auction, followed by an auction to benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation Wednesday, Oct. 3, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Ave. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Oct. 3, from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Cost is $25 for nonmembers..
Downtown Memphis Commission design review board will meet Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 5 p.m. in the commission’s conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
Rhodes College will screen the Celine Sciamma film “Tomboy” as part of the Tournees French Film Festival Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 7 p.m. in Buckman Hall in the college’s Blount Auditorium. Visit rhodes.edu.
The Metal Museum will hold repair days Thursday, Oct. 4, through Sunday, Oct. 7, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the museum, 374 Metal Museum Drive. Metalsmiths from across the U.S. will repair, sharpen and remove dents from cookware, furniture and more. Estimates are free, and proceeds benefit the museum. Visit metalmuseum.org.
The Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division board of commissioners will meet Thursday, Oct. 4, at 1:30 p.m. at the MLGW administration building, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com for an agenda.
Cooper Young Night Out will be held Thursday, Oct. 4, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at businesses in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Visit cooperyoung.biz for a list of activities.
Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association (MIFA) will hold its fifth annual Feed the Soul fundraiser Thursday, Oct. 4, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at The Warehouse, 36 E. G.E. Patterson Ave. Cost is $40. Visit mifa.org.
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will hold a wine tasting as part of its Warm Up to Wine series Thursday, Oct. 4, at 6 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The theme is New World vs. Old World Wine. Cost is $30 for members and $35 for nonmembers. Visit brooksmuseum.org.
The Memphis Navy League will hold “Wine Under Wings” Thursday, Oct. 4, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Wilson Air Terminal at Memphis International Airport, 2941 Winchester Road. Attendees can interact with active-duty Navy personnel while enjoying wine, snacks and a silent auction. Tickets are $85. Visit navyleaguememphis.com.