VOL. 129 | NO. 29 | Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Feb. 12, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Steve Guinn, vice president of Highwoods Properties, will present “Real Estate Taxes: Memphis vs. Nashville.” Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
Hattiloo Theatre will present “Seven Guitars” Thursday, Feb. 13, to March 2 at the theater, 656 Marshall Ave. Visit hattiloo.org.
The Memphis chapter of the American Payroll Association will meet Thursday, Feb. 13, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Jennifer Kiesewetter of Kiesewetter Law Firm will present “Employee vs. Independent Contractor: Worker Misclassification.” Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Visit memphisapa.org.
Rhodes College will host Aram Goudsouzian for a Communities in Conversation lecture titled “Down to the Crossroads: Civil Rights, Black Power and the Meredith March Against Fear,” Thursday, Feb. 13, at 6 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom of the Bryan Campus Life Center on campus, 2000 North Parkway. Reception begins at 5:30 p.m. Cost is free. Visit rhodes.edu.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host “Whiskey, Wine & Chocolates” as part of the Cocktails in the Garden series Thursday, Feb. 13, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Chocolatier Phillip Ashley will pair his creations with beverages ranging from whiskey to champagne. Cost is $25 for members, or $35 for nonmembers; reservations are required. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Memphis Investors Group will meet Thursday, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m. at the Memphis Hilton, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. CPA Jimmy Luke will present “Tax Reduction and Tax Planning Strategies for Real Estate Investors.” Cost is free for members and first-time visitors, and $20 for repeat visitors. Visit memphisinvestorsgroup.com.
Tennessee Shakespeare Company will hold The Music of the Night, its fifth annual Valentine’s gala, Friday, Feb. 14, at 6 p.m. at the Germantown Performing Arts Center, 1801 Exeter Road. Howard McGillin, the longest-running Phantom in Broadway’s “Phantom of the Opera,” will headline. Tickets are $175. Visit tnshakespeare.org.
C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa will hold a volunteer day Saturday, Feb. 15, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the museum, 1987 Indian Village Drive. Volunteers help sort artifacts, landscape gardens and trails, and more. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 785-3160.