VOL. 129 | NO. 113 | Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Greater Memphis Chamber and the New Memphis Institute will hold a Celebrate What’s Right lunch Wednesday, June 11, at noon at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Chamber President and CEO Phil Trenary and members of the Chairman’s Circle will discuss the chamber’s five “moon mission” initiatives. Tickets are $30. Visit newmemphis.org.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, June 11, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. John Mozeliak, general manager of the St. Louis Cardinals, will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
Church Health Center and Wings Cancer Foundation will host Dr. Joseph T. Santosa for a presentation on weight loss and cancer Wednesday, June 11, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Church Health Center Wellness, 1115 Union Ave. Cost is free. Call Valerie Matthews at 322-0447.
The Memphis chapter of the American Payroll Association will meet Thursday, June 12, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. An attorney from FordHarrison will discuss FLSA-exempt and nonexempt employees. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Register at memphisapa.org/events.html.
National Hispanic Professional Organization – Memphis will meet Thursday, June 12, from noon to 1 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell and Sheriff Bill Oldham will speak. On-site registration begins at 11:30 a.m. Cost is free for members and $20 for nonmembers. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host a discussion and signing with Tom Franklin and Beth Ann Fennelly, authors of “The Tilted World,” Thursday, June 12, at 6 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
The Orpheum Theatre Summer Movie Series will screen “Father of the Bride” and “Bridesmaids” Thursday, June 12, at 7 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Tickets are $7. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
The Levitt Shell will present Davina and the Vagabonds as part of its 2014 free concert series Thursday, June 12, at 7:30 p.m. at the shell, 1928 Poplar Ave. Visit levittshell.org.
Methodist South Hospital will hold a grand opening of its Diabetes Wellness and Prevention Center Friday, June 13, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the medical office complex, 1251 Wesley Drive, suite 151. Tours will be available. Visit methodisthealth.org or call 297-0929.