VOL. 8 | NO. 47 | Saturday, November 14, 2015
Chick-fil-A will host its fourth annual Daddy-Daughter Date Night on Thursday, Nov. 19, at 5 p.m. at the Memphis Zoo, 2000 Prentiss Place. The evening will include dinner, ice skating, a Zoo Lights sneak peek and more. Chick-fil-A will donate $5,000 from ticket sales to Make-A-Wish Mid-South. Buy tickets at chickfilamemphis.com.
Memphis Heritage will hold its Adapt-A-Door 7 fundraiser Saturday, Nov. 14, at 7 p.m. at Howard Hall, 2282 Madison Ave. Enjoy food from local restaurants and bid on works of art made from repurposed doors and windows. Tickets are $50 at the door. Visit memphisheritage.org or call 901-272-2727.
Memphis Jewish Home & Rehab will present “Your Eyes After Age 60,” a free interactive info session, Monday, Nov. 16, at 1:30 p.m. at MHJR, 36 Bazeberry Road. The session will include demonstrations and resources for finding the right eye care. Call Christine Weinreich at 901-722-3311 for details.
A Memphis Disparity Study hearing will be held Monday, Nov. 16, at 6 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Minority and women entrepreneurs and business owners are invited to share their experiences and perceptions of doing business and/or bidding on business with Memphis and Shelby County government. Visit memphisdisparitystudy2016.com.
The inaugural Savor the Seasons Distinguished Chefs Dinner, hosted by the University of Memphis Kemmons Wilson School of Hospitality and Resort Management as part of Kemmons Wilson Week, will be held Thursday, Nov. 19, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Holiday Inn U of M, 3700 Central Ave. Tickets are $60. Visit quick.crowdtorch.com/117092 for details.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Nov. 18, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Robert Machen, chief information officer for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, will speak. Lunch fee is $20. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ninth annual Tony Yeargin Fundraising Dinner, benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, will be held Wednesday, Nov. 18, from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Propcellar, 2585 Summer Ave. Tickets for the dinner and auction begin at $35. Visit stjude.org/yearginfundraisingdinner for details.
Stax Museum of American Soul Music will host Craig Werner and Doug Bradley, authors of “We Gotta Get Out of This Place: The Soundtrack of the Vietnam War,” for a conversation and book signing Wednesday, Nov. 18, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 926 E. McLemore Ave. Visit staxmuseum.com.
Night at the Brewery, United Housing Inc.’s 21st anniversary party, will be held Thursday, Nov. 19, at 5 p.m. at High Cotton Brewing, 598 Monroe Ave. All beer proceeds and 10 percent of sales from the Gourmade food truck will benefit UHI. Call 901-272-1122 for more information.