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VOL. 6 | NO. 11 | Saturday, March 9, 2013


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The Brew Movement Against Multiple Sclerosis will hold the fourth annual Beauty in the Eye of the Beer Holder fundraiser for the Mid South Chapter of the National MS Society Thursday, March 14, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Memphis Pink Palace Museum, 3050 Central Ave. Attendees can sample unique homebrews created for the event, craft beers and microbrews. Tickets are $30. Visit msbrewmovement.org.

The Southern Women’s Show will be held Friday, March 8, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, March 9, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday, March 10, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road. Tickets at the door are $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 6 to 12. Visit southernwomensshow.com.

Robinwood Resort Lifestyle Communities will host Veterans Appreciation Day Saturday, March 9, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at its Bartlett facility, 2795 Kirby-Whitten Road. Speakers include attorney J. Anthony Bradley and Shelby County Office of Veterans’ Affairs administrator Joseph Kyles. Guided tours will also be available. R.S.V.P. to rwpmkgt2@rlcommunities.com or call 381-8949.

The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Patrick O’Daniel, author of “When the Levee Breaks: Memphis and the Mississippi Valley Flood of 1927,” Saturday, March 9, at 2 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.

The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Mark Edgar Stuart as part of its Winter Bistro Music Series Saturday, March 9, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.

The Memphis Chapter International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet Monday, March 11, at 6 p.m. at Memphis Marriott East, 5795 Poplar Ave. IAAP past president Jane Bratton, executive assistant at Smith & Nephew, will present “The Multi-Manager Admin: Tips for Working for Multiple Executives.” Cost is $22. R.S.V.P. to sharon.gardner@asentinel.com or 752-6213.

Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, March 12, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Tennessee Ornithological Society president Dick Preston will speak. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at taylor@memphisrotary.org.

The Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, March 13, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Meri Armour, president and CEO of Le Bonheur Children’s Medical Center, will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to Lee Hughes at lmhughes@bellsouth.net.

The Prosperity Series Memphis and U.S. Learning will host Chris Crouch, author and CEO of DME Training and Consulting, Thursday, March 14, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:50 a.m. in the Memphis Botanic Garden Goldsmith Room, 750 Cherry Road. Crouch will present “March Madness for High-Performing Business Professionals.” Cost is free for members and $149 for nonmembers. Visit prosperityseriesmemphis.info.

The Memphis chapter of the American Payroll Association will meet Thursday, March 14, at 11:30 a.m. at Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Poplar Ave. Roger Littlejohn of the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development will discuss work opportunity tax credits. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Register at memphisapa.org.

Theatre Memphis will hold an opening night gala for “A Chorus Line” Friday, March 8, at 6 p.m. at the theater, 630 Perkins Road Extended. The event will feature a cocktail buffet, live auction and pre-show presentation by Tony Award winner Donna McKechnie. Tickets are $75 for members and $100 for nonmembers. R.S.V.P. to 682-8323.

Theatre Memphis will present “A Chorus Line” Friday, March 8, through March 30 on the theater’s Lohrey Stage, 630 Perkins Road Extended. Buy tickets at theatrememphis.org.

The Circuit Playhouse presents “Debbie Does Dallas” through March 24 at Circuit, 51 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org.

Eclectic Eye presents Lindsey Penn’s “technicolor lunacy” at its Midtown boutique, 282 S. Cooper St., through April 17. Visit eclectic-eye.com.

Germantown Community Theatre presents the musical “Quilters” through March 10 at the theater, 3037 Forest Hill-Irene Road. For more information, visit germantowncommunitytheatre.org or call 754-2680.

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