January Third Thursday: Public Art and Built Environment

Submitted by Laura Gray McCann on Thu, 01/09/2020 - 21:01
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University Club of Memphis
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1346 Central Avenue
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Memphis
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TN
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38104
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http://aia-memphis.square.site
Contact Email
lgmccann@aiamemphis.org
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AIA Memphis January Third Thursday
Overview
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Speakers
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Sponsors
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