VOL. 129 | NO. 238 | Monday, December 8, 2014
Luna Nova Music will hold its winter concert Monday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m. at Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 1720 Peabody Ave. Admission is free. Visit lunanova.org or call 493-0958
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Dec. 10, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the YMCA Nuber Center, 5885 Quince Road. CPA Garrett Surles will present “It’s Not Too Late – Year-End Tax Tips.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
University of Tennessee Procurement Technical Assistance Center will be in Memphis to advise small-business owners how to successfully compete for government contracts Thursday, Dec. 11, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. Space is limited; registration is required. RSVP at 526-9300.
Black Business Association of Memphis will host a lunch and learn Wednesday, Dec. 10, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. H&R Block tax professionals will talk about simple steps to lower a tax bill. Cost is free; a light lunch will be served. RSVP at bbamemphis.com.
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will hold its 10th annual Holiday Friend Raiser Thursday, Dec. 11, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at LRoss Gallery, 5040 Sanderlin Ave. The event will include food, drinks, live music and door prizes. Cost in advance is $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers; cost for walk-ups is $25. Everyone is asked to bring a new, unwrapped teddy bear to donate. RSVP at sms-midsouth.org.
National Civil Rights Museum will host an Evening With the Curator event Thursday, Dec. 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the museum, 450 Mulberry St. Barbara Andrews, director of education and interpretation, will discuss how the education and collections department’s programs, exhibitions and archives are central to the museum’s mission. Cost is free for members and $10 for nonmembers. Visit civilrightsmuseum.org.
The Access to Justice Committee will host a free Saturday legal clinic Saturday, Dec. 13, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Volunteer attorneys provide free legal assistance on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit memphisbar.org.