VOL. 6 | NO. 21 | Saturday, May 18, 2013
The Black Business Association of Memphis will meet Thursday, May 23, at 8 a.m. at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. Jack Sammons, chairman of the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority, will discuss what new developments at the airport mean for small businesses. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seedco Mid-South will host the Listening to Your Business workshop Friday, May 17, from 8 a.m. to noon at Seedco, 22 N. Front St., suite 900. The workshop helps existing business owners establish a three-year vision. Cost is $100. Register at seedco.affiliate.fasttrac.org.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will host free tours of the St. Jude Dream Home Saturday, May 18, and Sunday, May 19, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 45 Dalton Cove in Eads. The house will be raffled June 23; tickets are $100. Visit dreamhome.org.
The Lupus Foundation of America Memphis-area chapter will host the Virginia Davis Memorial Walk for Lupus Saturday, May 18, at 8 a.m. at the Levitt Shell, 1930 Poplar Ave. in Overton Park. Event-day registration is $35. Visit lupusmemphis.org.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Brennan Whalen as part of its Spring Bistro Music Series Saturday, May 18, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, May 21, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Tim Brown, president of Kroger’s Delta Division, will speak. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a hip- and knee-replacement information class Wednesday, May 22, from 11 a.m. to noon at the hospital’s Total Joint Center, 3960 New Covington Pike. Cost is free. Call 516-5639 to register.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, May 22, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Ben Brantley of EnSafe will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
Red Rover Sales & Marketing will present “Empowering Your Sales Through Persuasive Questioning” Wednesday, May 22, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Red Rover, 415 S. Front St., suite 121. Ty Skinner, director of client service, will discuss how to speak to decision-makers and uncover how decisions are made. Cost is $199; space is limited. Visit redrovercompany.com.
The Peabody Rooftop Party will be held Thursday, May 23, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Gary Escoe’s Atomic Dance Machine will perform. Tickets are $10. Visit peabodymemphis.com or call 529-4000.
The Levitt Shell will present The North Mississippi Allstars as part of its free summer concert series on Thursday, May 23, at 7:30 p.m. at the shell, 1930 Poplar Ave. in Overton Park. Visit levittshell.org.
Germantown Community Theatre will present the musical “Ruthless” May 17 to June 2 at the theater, 3037 Forest Hill-Irene Road. For more information, visit germantowncommunitytheatre.org or call 754-2680.
Germantown Performing Arts Center will present Bryan Adams – Solo and Acoustic Wednesday, May 22, at 8 p.m. in the Duncan-Williams Performance Hall, 1801 Exeter Road. Tickets start at $77. Visit gpacweb.com.
Playhouse on the Square will present “Miss Saigon” through June 2 at Playhouse, 66 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.