VOL. 128 | NO. 158 | Wednesday, August 14, 2013
The Fayette County chapter of West Tennessee Home Builders Association will meet Wednesday, Aug. 14, at 11:30 a.m. at Somerville Bank & Trust, 16790 U.S. 64. U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher will discuss proposed government-sponsored enterprises reform bill. The meeting is open to the public. Cost is $10. Email email@example.com.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Aug. 14, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
The Project Management Institute Memphis chapter will meet Wednesday, Aug. 14, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at DoubleTree Hotel, 5069 Sanderlin Ave. Randy Richardson, executive director of the Memphis-Shelby County Port Commission, will discuss the Memphis multimodal expansion project. Cost is $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers. Register at pmimemphis.org.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will host a labor and employment law breakfast briefing Thursday, Aug. 15, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the firm, 165 Madison Ave., suite 2000. The topic is “ADA, FMLA and Workers’ Comp: Navigating the Bermuda Triangle and Coming Out Alive.” Breakfast and networking begin at 8 a.m. Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club will hold a female business leader lunch Thursday, Aug. 15, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Napa Cafe, 5101 Sanderlin Ave., suite 122. Female business leaders discuss various topics, including ways to cultivate programs for women in business. Lunch is Dutch treat. Email email@example.com.
Memphis Light, Gas & Water Division will hold a board meeting Thursday, Aug. 15, at 1:30 p.m. in the MLGW board room, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com.
Ballet Memphis and Crosstown Arts will host “spark: fashion,” part of the spark: conversations series, Thursday, Aug. 15, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Crosstown Arts, 430 N. Watkins St. Kendall G. Britt Jr., curator of Ballet Memphis’ En Pointe/En Vogue fashion show, will discuss trends and art in fashion. Cost is free. Visit balletmemphis.org.
Graceland will host the Elvis Week candlelight vigil Thursday, Aug. 15, at 8:30 p.m. at the gates of Graceland, 3717 Elvis Presley Blvd. Admission is free. Visit elvis.com/elvisweek for more information.
Eyewear Gallery will host free back-to-school vision screenings Friday, Aug. 16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the store, 428 Perkins Road Extended. R.S.V.P. to 763-2020.