VOL. 128 | NO. 175 | Monday, September 9, 2013
Stax Museum of American Soul Music will screen the U.S. premiere of BBC documentary “Otis Redding: Soul Ambassador” Monday, Sept. 9, at 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. at the museum, 926 E. McLemore Ave. Doors open at 5:45 p.m. Cost is free. Visit staxmuseum.com.
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. board will meet Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will host its September Lunch in the Know on Tuesday, Sept. 10, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis Medical Plaza B, 6027 Walnut Grove Road. Brian Stephens, CEO of Caissa Public Strategy, will present “How to Protect Your Reputation in a Crisis.” Cost is free for chamber members. Register at events.memphischamber.com.
The National Association of Women Business Owners, Memphis chapter, will meet Tuesday, Sept. 10, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Susan Stephenson, Independent Bank co-chairman and president, will present “Breaking the Glass Ceiling.” Cost in advance is $25 for members and $30 for nonmembers; cost at the door is $35. Visit nawbomemphis.org.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Sept. 10, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Art consultant John Weeden will offer advice for entering the art market. Cost for nonmembers is $18. RSVP to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a stroke support group meeting Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 2 p.m. in day room one at HealthSouth Rehabilitation, 4100 Austin Peay Highway. Carl Holland, Millington Police reserve officer, will present “Safety for Stroke Patients and Families.” Visit methodisthealth.org.
New Memphis Institute will host “Whatever It Takes: Creating World Class Public Education” on Wednesday, Sept. 11, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The discussion will feature Shelby County Schools superintendent Dorsey Hopson and Achievement School District superintendent Chris Barbic, and will be moderated by University of Memphis interim president Brad Martin. Tickets are $30. Visit newmemphis.org.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Sept. 11, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. George Little, chief administrative officer for the city of Memphis, will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.