VOL. 128 | NO. 225 | Monday, November 18, 2013
The Shelby County Trustee’s Office will host a “Home Sweet Home” workshop for seniors Monday, Nov. 18, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Goodwill Senior Center, 163 W. Raines Road. Trustee staff will provide information on senior property taxes and how to effectively pass property to heirs. Cost is free. Visit shelbycountytrustee.com.
Napa Cafe will host Heart Full of Soul, a six-course dinner benefiting Stax Music Academy, Sunday, Nov. 17, and Monday, Nov. 18, at 6 p.m. at the cafe, 5101 Sanderlin Ave., suite 122. The event will feature a silent auction and live music by Stax Music Academy students. Tickets are $145. Visit napacafe.com.
Ignite Memphis, Vol. 6, will be held Tuesday, Nov. 19, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Crosstown Arts, 430 N. Cleveland St. Twelve Memphians will enlighten attendees on a variety of topics via five-minute, 20-slide presentations. Cost is $15. Visit ignitememphis.com.
Tennessee Shakespeare Co. will present “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Life Radio Play” Wednesday, Nov. 20, through Dec. 8 in the Dixon Gallery and Gardens Winegardner Auditorium, 4339 Park Ave. Visit tnshakespeare.org.
Cannon Wright Blount will hold a free QuickBooks seminar titled “What’s New in QuickBooks 2014?” Wednesday, Nov. 20, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at its office, 756 Ridge Lake Blvd. The session will look at new features in next year’s software. Visit cannonwrightblount.com/resources to register.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Nov. 20, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Shelby County Assessor of Property Cheyenne Johnson will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
The Memphis Center at Rhodes College will host a Memphis Centered lecture titled “Why Elvis Presley Still Matters” Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 5 p.m. in the Barret Library on the Rhodes campus, 2000 North Parkway. Cost is free. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Douglas & Associates will host “The Repeal of DOMA and You” on Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 6:15 p.m. at the DoubleTree hotel, 5069 Sanderlin Ave. The presentation and panel discussion will discuss key changes in the Defense of Marriage Act. Cost is free. RSVP at douglasandassociates.eventbrite.com.
AARP Cordova chapter will meet Thursday, Nov. 21, at 11:30 a.m. at the Cordova branch library, 8457 Trinity Road. Nominations for 2014 officers will be taken. The event is open to the public.