VOL. 128 | NO. 23 | Monday, February 4, 2013
The University of Memphis will screen “Duty of the Hour,” a documentary about Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Monday, Feb. 4, at 5:30 p.m. in the Michael D. Rose Theatre on campus, 470 University St. Cost is free. Visit memphis.edu.
Memphis Farmers Market will host a five-course Farm to Fork dinner featuring locally grown foods Monday, Feb. 4, at 6 p.m. at Amerigo Restaurant, 1239 Ridgeway Road. Cost is $40. R.S.V.P. to 848-4009.
The Circuit Playhouse will host New Colony Theatre of Chicago’s “The Warriors for Newtown,” Monday, Feb. 4, at 7 p.m. at the theater, 51 S. Cooper St. Half of proceeds will go to the Sandy Hook School Support Fund and half to the Memphis Gun Down Program. Suggested donation is $10. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org.
IHOP will hold National Pancake Day events to benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Tuesday, Feb. 5, from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. at restaurants across the U.S. Guests will receive a complimentary stack of pancakes and are asked to make a voluntary donation to the charity. Visit ihoppancakeday.com.
The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Mid-South Regional Roundtable will hold its Memphis Intermodal Shippers Lunch & Learn and bus tour of the new Norfolk Southern facility in Rossville, Tenn., Tuesday, Feb. 5, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., meeting at the Collierville Chamber of Commerce, 485 Halle Park Drive. Cost is $25. Online registration at http://goo.gl/iMxo4 is required.
Church Health Center will hold a volunteer expo Tuesday, Feb. 5, at 11:30 a.m. at Church Health Center Wellness, 1115 Union Ave. Contact Jennie Dickerson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 701-2097.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Feb. 5, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Troy Keeping, president and general manager of Southland Gaming and Racing, will speak. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital will host a stroke survivor group meeting Tuesday, Feb. 5, at 4 p.m. in Medical Office Building A, suite 250, 7655 Poplar Ave. Physical therapist Toni Graziosi will discuss current trends in stroke care. Call Angela Mensi at 516-6929.
The Orpheum Theatre will present “Billy Elliot the Musical” Tuesday, Feb. 5, through Feb. 10 at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Visit orpheum-memphis.com or call 525-3000 for showtimes and tickets.