VOL. 130 | NO. 67 | Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Talbots of Saddle Creek will host a shopping extravaganza benefiting Le Bonheur Club Tuesday, April 7, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 2055 West St., suite 1. A donation will be given on all purchases, with proceeds going toward the purchase of toys for Le Bonheur Children's Hospital's Bunny Lane. The event will also feature refreshments, goody bags and Le Bonheur's new pediatric ambulance.
Autobahn Indoor Speedway will hold a grand opening event benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Tuesday, April 7, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 6399 Shelby View Drive. All proceeds from races will be donated to St. Jude. A ribbon cutting will be held at 1 p.m. Visit autobahnspeed.com.
Shelby County will host a business community meeting about the county’s Legal Analysis and Disparity Study Tuesday, April 7, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the County Commission chambers, 160 N. Main St. Call 901-339-2035 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-register.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, April 8, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the University of Phoenix–Memphis Campus, 65 Germantown Court, first floor. Carolyn Bendall and Marva Ballard will present “Business Casual: What it is and what it isn’t.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
ArtsMemphis will hold a free grant workshop for organizations seeking funding for artistic and cultural projects Wednesday, April 8, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Hattiloo Theatre, 37 S. Cooper St. The state-funded Arts Build Communities grants range from $500 to $2,000 and are available to nonprofit or government entities. For more information, visit artsmemphis.org.
The Federalist Society will meet Wednesday, April 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Madison Hotel, 79 Madison Ave. Vanderbilt University professor James Blumstein will present “Federalism and the ACA: King v. Burwell and its Potential Impact.” Cost, including lunch, is $25 for members, $30 for nonmembers, and $12 for students. RSVP to email@example.com or 901-680-7201.
The Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, April 8, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Craig Unger, general manager of the Memphis Redbirds, will speak. Cost is $17. RSVP to Lee Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memphis Child Advocacy Center will hold its annual children’s memorial flag-raising Wednesday, April 8, at noon at Civic Center Plaza in front of City Hall, 125 N. Main St. The ceremony memorializes children lost to child abuse. Visit memphiscac.org.
Shelby County Schools will hold its Adopt-A-School Signing Day for local businesses Thursday, April 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Business leaders can meet with school representatives about partnerships for the 2015-2016 year. RSVP at adopt-a-school.eventbrite.com or 901-416-0242.