VOL. 131 | NO. 87 | Monday, May 2, 2016
Memphis Branch NAACP, Ben F. Jones Chapter of the National Bar Association and the National Park Service will hold a public forum Monday, May 2, from 1:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. at the National Civil Rights Museum, 450 Mulberry St. The forum and panel discussion is part of the commemoration of the 1866 Memphis Massacre. Visit naacpmemphis.org for details and a schedule of related events.
AIA Memphis will host Canadian architect Bruce Kuwabara for the Distinguished Architects of the World Series lecture on Tuesday, May 3, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. The annual lecture is presented in conjunction with the Memphis In May International Festival to celebrate the honored country’s architecture and design. Cost is $20; RSVP required. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis will host the 45th annual Steak n’ Burger Dinner, featuring a keynote by Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway, on Tuesday, May 3, at 6 p.m. at Minglewood Hall, 1555 Madison Ave. Kids can enjoy a pre-event games area before sitting down to enjoy a meal where adults eat burgers and kids eat steak. Tickets are $200; proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Clubs. Visit bgcm.org for details.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will present the “Sales & Use Tax” workshop Thursday, May 5, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. Learn how to prepare a sales and use tax return, report exempt sales and more. Cost is free; registration required. Visit tsbdc.org/training for details.
Morris Marketing Group will celebrate Cinco de Mayo at its monthly happy hour Thursday, May 5, from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Bar 456, 456 Tennessee St., suite 102. Drinks and light hors d’oeuvres provided. RSVP to email@example.com.