VOL. 131 | NO. 10 | Thursday, January 14, 2016
Beale Street Tourism Development Authority will meet Thursday, Jan. 14, at 4:30 p.m. in the second-floor conference room of the Memphis Grizzlies office in FedExForum, 191 Beale St. Visit shelbycountytn.gov for an agenda.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will present an introductory course titled “How to Start a Small Business” Thursday, Jan. 14, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Cost is free; registration required. Visit tsbdc.org/training for details.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis will host its 14th annual Tool Box Bash Friday, Jan. 15, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. The event will include live and silent auctions, entertainment, food and beverages, and more. Tickets are $60 online or at the door. Visit toolboxbash.com.
901 Evolution, National Black United Front and Memphis $15 will host a screening of “At the River I Stand” and panel discussion with past and present labor rights activists Saturday, Jan. 16, at 6 p.m. at Leadership Memphis, 365 S. Main St. Suggested donation is $5; proceeds will support the 901 Evolution mentorship program. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Association for Women Attorneys will host its 36th annual banquet and silent auction Thursday, Jan. 21, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Tower Center at Clark Tower, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 3300. Tickets are $60 for members, $70 for nonmembers and $30 for law students; deadline to order is Thursday, Jan. 14. Email email@example.com or call 423-413-0716.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis will host the 14th annual Valero Memphis Refinery Tool Box Bash on Friday, Jan. 15, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. The event will include live and silent auctions, whiskey tasting, live music and more. Tickets are $60 at toolboxbash.com or 901-322-3532.
Germantown Performing Arts Center will host jazz vocalist Dianne Reeves in concert Saturday, Jan. 16, at 8 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. Buy tickets at gpacweb.com.
The Mid-South Wedding Show & Bridal School will be held Sunday, Jan. 17, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Whispering Woods Hotel & Conference Center, 7300 Hacks Cross Road in Olive Branch. The event will feature fashion shows, vendors, bridal seminars, free engagement photos and more. Tickets are $15 at the door; complimentary tickets available from local merchants listed at midsouthweddingshow.com.