VOL. 132 | NO. 192 | Wednesday, September 27, 2017
PizzaRev Taproom will host a “pay-what-you-want” fundraiser benefiting Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County Wednesday, Sept. 27, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at PizzaRev’s new Wolfchase-area location, 2825 N. Germantown Parkway. Guests are invited to pay what they want for their first custom-built, personal-sized pizza, with all proceeds going to the humane society.
Indie Memphis will screen “Free to Rock” as part of the Indie Wednesday film series Wednesday, Sept. 27, at 7 p.m. at Malco Ridgeway Cinema Grill, 5853 Ridgeway Center Parkway. The film details how rock ‘n’ roll contributed to the collapse of the Soviet Union and helped end the Cold War. General admission is $10; Indie Memphis members get in free. Visit indiememphis.com for tickets and a series schedule.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will present an introductory course titled “How to Start a Small Business” Thursday, Sept. 28, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at at the TSBDC office in Southwest Tennessee Community College’s Maxine A. Smith Center, 8800 East Shelby Drive, suite 112. The session helps aspiring entrepreneurs assess their abilities to lead a company and evaluate market potential for their products/services. Cost is free; registration required. Visit tsbdc.org/training for details.
The Mid-South Association for Financial Professionals will meet Thursday, Sept. 28, at 11:30 a.m. at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. Learn about the history and mission of Crosstown Concourse and Church Health. RSVP at midsouthafp.org.
Baptist Memorial Health Care will host a free seminar titled “Reading Between the Labels” on Thursday, Sept. 28, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave., in meeting room A. The interactive seminar will discuss portion and serving sizes, nutritional values and commonly used nutrition terms to help attendees learn how to read and understand food labels. Registration closes Tuesday, Sept. 26; light dinner provided for attendees who register in advance. Visit baptistonline.org or call 901-227-3519.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold the 2017 Move It Memphis 4-Mile Race Thursday, Sept. 28, at 6:30 p.m. starting and ending at Loflin Yard, 7 W. Carolina Ave. New this year is a Memphis Spirit Contest, a costume contest where runners can show their Memphis spirit and be judged for their creativity. Cost is $30 in advance or $35 on race day. Visit memphischamber.com.