Five Things that Make Dr. Julius Erving the Greatest of all Time

Posted on | Winston Baccus

1. Though Dr. J (Julius Erving) is best known as a Philadelphia 76ers all-time great, he once scored 63 points in a game as a member of the New York Nets.

2. He can still dunk at age 63 (he is 65 now)

3. He won the first-ever slam dunk competition.

4. His work with the Salvation Army: In fact, this is why he is in the Bluff City right now… The First Tennessee Foundation and the Salvation Army of Memphis are hosting the 2015 Hardin Annual Dinner at the Botanic Gardens tonight featuring the legendary Hall of Famer.

5. He was nice enough to drop by PDS, courtesy of our good friend Brad Martin  to meet with a couple classes of PDS boys. He answered a bunch of questions and talked a bit about responsibility, growing up and the Salvation Army and the Kroc Center.

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Thursday, December 1 4:30 pm -5:30 pm

Bring your son and join us for an afternoon of exploration in the Early Childhood classrooms.


For more information, please contact Lyndsey Kelley, Interim Director of Admission at 901-842-4695

Wednesday, December 7 9:30 am -10:15 am

For Ages: 2-year-olds 3-year-olds 4-year-olds

Christmas is near! Bring your toddler and get in the spirit with some of our Early Childhood teachers. We will read stories and make crafts. Open to boys and girls 2 to 4 years old. Space is limited so please register!

Presbyterian Day School’s Toddler Time events are geared towards boys and girls ages 2 to 4. These free educational opportunities are offered a number of times throughout the year, These events fill up fast so register your kids today.

Presbyterian Day School (PDS) is a private, Christian preschool and elementary school serving boys from 2-years-old through 6th grade for almost 75 years.

With our mission of striving to glorify God by developing boys in wisdom and stature and favor with God and man, we take a holistic approach to education, nurturing the heart, soul, mind, and body of each boy.

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Memphis, TN 38111


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