VOL. 132 | NO. 75 | Friday, April 14, 2017
SRVS Kids & Families will host the 21st annual 5K Bunny Run and 1-mile Family Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, April 15, at 9 a.m. at Independent Presbyterian Church, 4738 Walnut Grove Road. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The event includes a visit by the Easter bunny, egg hunt, music, food trucks and more. Visit bunnyrun.racesonline.com for registration fees and information.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host its annual family egg hunt on Saturday, April 15, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. The event will include age-divided egg hunts for children 10 and younger, magic show, live music, crafts and more. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com/familyegghunt for details and advance tickets.
Crosstown Concourse restaurant Mama Gaia will donate 25 percent of all sales made Monday, April 17, to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The restaurant is open from 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and is located at 1350 Concourse Ave., suite 137. Visit mamagaia.net for details.
Shelby County Real Estate Road Show, co-sponsored by Shelby County Trustee David Lenoir and Chandler Reports, will be held Monday, April 17, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Learn about the county’s tax sale process and anti-blight initiative, as well as how to bid on commercial, industrial and residential properties through the Civic Source online system. Cost is free. Register at rersmemphis42017.eventbrite.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christian Brothers University and The Rotary Club of Memphis East will host the 2017 CBU-Dunavant Public Service Symposium Tuesday, April 18, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. in the Montesi Executive Center at CBU, 650 East Parkway S. Hear from this year’s Dunavant Public Servant Award winners, Stan Joyner and Keenon McCloy, why a career in public service matters. Free and open to the public. RSVP to email@example.com.
The 14th annual Dunavant Public Servant Awards luncheon, co-sponsored by The Rotary Club of Memphis East and The Daily News, will be held Tuesday, April 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Awards will be presented to Collierville Mayor Stan Joyner and Memphis Public Library & Information Center director Keenon McCloy, and U.S. Sen. Bob Corker will give the keynote. Tickets are $50 each or $400 for a table of 10. Call 901-754-1615 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.