Editorial Results (free)
1. Memphis College of Art Set to Exit Downtown Memphis
- Wednesday, August 26, 2015
The Memphis College of Art appears set to move its graduate programs away from Downtown and back to its Overton Park campus.
The college’s graduate art education and master’s programs are currently housed in the Nesin Graduate School at 477 S. Main St. College president Ron Jones said that as a result of a “large-scale institutional review” over the past year that included the graduate programs, the college became convinced the graduate student experience would “vastly improve” by shifting things back to the main campus.
- Friday, January 30, 2015
Memphis Botanic Garden will host the Incognito Art Gala and Silent Auction Friday, Jan. 30, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the museum, 750 Cherry Road. Enjoy drinks, hors d’oeuvres and live entertainment while bidding on 100 original, anonymous works of art by Mid-South artists. Art and ticket sales benefit MBG’s outreach and education programs. Tickets are $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com or call 901-636-4131.
- Friday, July 25, 2014
UCAN of Memphis will hold its Dare 2 Dream teen conference Friday, July 25, and Saturday, July 26, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at BRIDGES, 477 N. Fifth St. The anti-bullying conference will include inspirational speaker presentations, workbooks, snacks and school supplies. Cost is $50; parents are encouraged to attend for no additional cost. Visit ucanofmemphis.org.
- Thursday, July 24, 2014
The Downtown Memphis Commission board will meet Thursday, July 24, at noon in the commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
- Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, July 23, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. LeMoyne-Owen College President Johnnie Watson will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
- Friday, July 18, 2014
Stage Door Productions will present a locally inspired production of “Godspell” Friday, July 18, to Sunday, July 20, and July 25-27 at the Kroc Center, 800 East Parkway. Buy tickets at stagedoormemphis.org.
- Saturday, May 31, 2014
The Circuit Playhouse will present the dark comedy “The Lyons” Friday, May 30, through June 22, at the theater, 51 S. Cooper St. Buy tickets at playhouseonthesquare.org.
- Saturday, February 01, 2014
The University of Memphis will host its Black History Month opening ceremony and presentation of the Authur S. Holmon Lifetime Achievement Award to Dr. James L. Netters Friday, Jan. 31, at 7 p.m. in the Michael D. Rose Theatre, 470 University St. Visit memphis.edu for a schedule of other Black History Month activities.
- Friday, January 31, 2014
Network of Memphis will meet Monday, Feb. 3, at 5:30 p.m. at Dixie Cafe, 4699 Poplar Ave. The women’s networking organization will host Mark Dean, executive director and CEO of Volunteer Mid-South. RSVP at networkmemphis.org by Friday, Jan. 31, at noon.
- Saturday, January 18, 2014
The Daily News and In-Synk will host a Leadership Lunch and Learn discussing Marcus Buckingham’s book “The One Thing You Need to Know” Friday, Jan. 17, from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in the Triumph Bank boardroom, 5699 Poplar Ave. Tickets are $20. Visit lnltheonething.eventbrite.com.
- Friday, January 17, 2014
The Daily News and In-Synk will host a Leadership Lunch and Learn discussing Marcus Buckingham’s book “The One Thing You Need to Know” Friday, Jan. 17, from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Triumph Bank, 5699 Poplar Ave. Attendees do not have to read the book to attend. Tickets are $20. Visit lnltheonething.eventbrite.com.
12. Mid-South Food Bank Buys Oakhaven Warehouse
- Tuesday, December 03, 2013
3834 Knight Road
Memphis, TN 38118
Sale Amount: $3.6 million
Sale Date: Nov. 18, 2013
Buyer: The Mid-South Food Bank
Seller: 198-6 Memphis Industrial Portfolio Holdings LLC
Details: Mid-South Food Bank has paid $3.6 million for the 122,496-square-foot warehouse at 3834 Knight Road in Oakhaven.
13. MCA to Begin More Interior Work on Downtown Campus
- Tuesday, November 26, 2013
The Memphis College of Art has filed a $1.5 million building permit with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement for interior work on its Downtown campus, 477 S. Main St.
- Saturday, November 16, 2013
Ignite Memphis, Vol. 6, will be held Tuesday, Nov. 19, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Crosstown Arts, 430 N. Cleveland St. Twelve Memphians will enlighten attendees on a variety of topics via five-minute, 20-slide presentations. Cost is $15. Visit ignitememphis.com.
- Thursday, November 07, 2013
The Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division board will meet Thursday, Nov. 7, at 1:30 p.m. in the MLGW board room, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com.
- Wednesday, November 06, 2013
L’Ecole Culinaire will hold a food drive for the Mid-South Food Bank now through Dec. 6 at the school, 1245 Germantown Parkway. Nonperishable and canned goods will be accepted. Visit midsouthfoodbank.org.
- Tuesday, November 05, 2013
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Nov. 5, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Peter Letsou, dean of the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, will speak. Cost for nonmembers is $18. RSVP to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
- Saturday, August 31, 2013
The Center for Southern Folklore will present the Memphis Music & Heritage Festival Saturday, Aug. 31, and Sunday, Sept. 1, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Main Street between Peabody Place and Union Avenue. The event will include music, food, and arts and crafts vendors. Cost is free. Visit southernfolklore.org for a list of performers.
- Friday, August 30, 2013
Business and Professional Women of Tennessee members will meet Friday, Aug. 30, at 11:30 a.m. at Jason’s Deli, 3743 Poplar Ave., to discuss re-establishing a Memphis chapter. The state organization is an affiliate of the BPW Foundation, an advocate for women on work-life balance and workplace equity issues. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 489-5481.
20. Foreclosures Drop 17 Percent
- Thursday, April 18, 2013
Regulators and major lenders are still on the hot seat over flawed and sometimes abusive foreclosures that were carried out in recent years.
On Main Street, the ebbs and flows of foreclosure patterns – things like the public notice of a sale and the actual foreclosure transaction – still haven’t returned to a predictable or natural rhythm.
- Monday, November 12, 2012
LaunchMemphis will host Risk City: Global Entrepreneurship Week 2012 programs and networking events Monday, Nov. 12, through Friday, Nov. 16, at multiple Memphis locations. The global event connects entrepreneurs with potential resources and collaborators. Visit launchmemphis.com for a schedule.
- Tuesday, August 14, 2012
The National Association of Women Business Owners – Memphis will meet Tuesday, Aug. 14, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Napa Cafe, 5101 Sanderlin Ave., suite 122. Author and trainer Jodi Santangel will present “Cracking the Code to Connecting Powerfully With People.” Cost is $18 for members and $20 for nonmembers. Register at nawbomemphis.org.
- Monday, August 13, 2012
Shelby County Trustee David Lenoir will address the Collierville board of aldermen Monday, Aug. 13, at 6 p.m. at Collierville Town Hall, 500 Poplar View Parkway. The open forum will include an update on property tax revenue and future economic trends affecting the community. Visit shelbycountytrustee.com.
- Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, July 11, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Ave. Caroline Blatti of Hutchison will present “How Business Can Impact Youth.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
- Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Cannon Wright Blount certified public accounting firm will continue its series of seminars about QuickBooks accounting software Wednesday, March 7, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the firm, 756 Ridge Lake Blvd. Each two-hour class costs $75. Seating is limited. To reserve a place, visit www.cannonwrightblount.com/resources, and for more information, call Debbie Bossé or Cathy Russell at 685-7500.
- Tuesday, March 06, 2012
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, March 6, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Allen Godfrey, executive director of the Mississippi Gaming Commission, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Email Taylor Hughes at email@example.com for reservations.
- Monday, March 05, 2012
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, March 6, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Allen Godfrey, executive director of the Mississippi Gaming Commission, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Email Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
- Monday, January 30, 2012
The City of Memphis Division of Housing and Community Development will host a public meeting Monday, Jan. 30, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at BRIDGES, 477 N. Fifth St. The meeting will discuss the Triangle Noir Redevelopment Project.
- Monday, November 21, 2011
The Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Memphis will host “Lunch with an Entrepreneur” Monday, Nov. 21, at noon at the FedEx Institute of Technology, 365 Innovation Blvd. Jason Gillum, president and founder of Millennium Search, will speak. For more information or to register, visit lunchwithanentrepreneur1121.eventbrite.com.
- Tuesday, September 13, 2011
The local chapters of The National Association of Women Business Owners, Commercial Real Estate Women and Women’s Business Enterprise Council South will hold Great Women Great Things 2011, an education seminar, luncheon and trade show, Tuesday, Sept. 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Seating is limited. Cost is $45. For a full schedule, a complete list of speakers or to register, visit www.wbecsouth.org/gwgt2011.
- Monday, September 12, 2011
The Memphis Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet Monday, Sept. 12, at 6 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Officer Brian Hanson of the Bartlett Police Department will speak about violence in the workplace. Cost is $20. For reservations, contact Sharon Gardner at 752-6213 or email@example.com.
- Thursday, August 18, 2011
The Downtown Memphis Commission will hold a public-sector focus group meeting as part of the Downtown Memphis Design Guidelines and Sign Code update Thursday, Aug.18, at noon in the DMC conference room, 114 N. Main St. For more information, call 575-0540.
- Wednesday, August 17, 2011
The Center City Development Corp. board of directors will meet Wednesday, Aug. 17, at 9 a.m. in the DMC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
- Tuesday, August 16, 2011
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Aug. 16, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Kevin Kane, president and CEO of the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Advanced reservations are required. For reservations, email Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
35. Planners Discuss Future of Uptown West
- Monday, July 04, 2011
Butterflies to jobs to fountains. Those were among the one-word suggestions for the Uptown West area Thursday, June 30, at the first of three public hearings held by a steering committee to guide future development of the area.
36. Friday Events Target Interns
- Friday, June 24, 2011
Two events catering to students and young workers in the Memphis area who want to learn more about the community and connect with peers are scheduled for Friday, June 24, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., coinciding with the South Main Art Trolley Tour.
- Monday, March 07, 2011
The Orpheum Theatre will unveil the 2011-2012 Broadway Series Monday at 2 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. The announcement will include a special sneak peek video presentation of the new season and an exclusive performance by two cast members of “Memphis the Musical.” A Q&A session will follow. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 529-4289.
- Friday, January 21, 2011
The Rotary Club of Memphis Central will meet Friday from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Deborah Clubb, executive director of the Memphis Women’s Council, will speak. Cost is $25 for guests. For reservations, call Karen Shea at 683-9099.
- Thursday, January 20, 2011
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will gain a better understanding of how to prepare IRS Form 990. Cost is $60 for members, $110 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
40. IRIS Orchestra to Hold Fundraiser
- Monday, January 03, 2011
The IRIS Orchestra will hold a fundraiser and silent auction Jan. 21 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Memphis College of Art, Downtown Campus, 477 S. Main St.
- Friday, October 29, 2010
The Small Business Chamber Breakfast Club will meet Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Office Suites Plus, 6000 Poplar Ave., suite 250. The meeting will include a costume contest. For more information, visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com.
- Thursday, October 28, 2010
The Memphis Lawyers’ Chapter and University of Memphis Law Student Chapter of the Federalist Society will present a lecture by Wall Street Journal columnist and author John Fund titled “A Visitor’s Guide to an Alien Planet: Washington, D.C.” Wednesday from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in Wade Auditorium at the law school, 1 N. Front St. The event is free and open to the public.
43. Art Party
- Friday, October 22, 2010
More, bigger and better.
That’s the idea behind this year’s RiverArtsFest, which is set to bring music, food, close to 200 fine artists and tens of thousands of visitors to the streets of the South Main Historic Arts District this weekend.
- Thursday, October 21, 2010
Saint Francis Hospital Center for Surgical Weight Loss will host a free information seminar on bariatric surgery Thursday at noon at the hospital, 5959 Park Ave. Seating is limited. To reserve a seat, call 765-1849.
- Friday, October 08, 2010
The University of Memphis Department of Psychology will host the 2010 Spindel Conference Thursday through Saturday on the U of M campus. Stephen Darwall of Yale University of will deliver the opening address. The Emerging Scholar Prize Essay will be delivered Friday. For a complete list of speakers, times and locations, call 678-3352 or visit www.memphis.edu/philosophy/spindel_2010.php.
46. Into the Future
- Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Memphis College of Art has undergone big changes in recent weeks, and the newest one has changed the face of the South Main Historic Arts District as well.
The college’s graduate school, formerly housed in and near MCA’s main campus at 1930 Poplar Ave., is now open in a converted warehouse space at 477 S. Main St. The college purchased the 49,025-square-foot space in late January for $400,000 and immediately set to work with Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects on the architectural design of the space, said Ken Strickland, MCA interim president.
- Wednesday, August 04, 2010
Talk Shoppe will present “Impact Your Bottom Line by Energizing Your Front Line Employees” Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call 482-0354.
- Tuesday, August 03, 2010
Small Biz Memphis will host the Cordova/Bartlett and East Memphis/Midtown Business Builders Circle meetings Tuesday and Wednesday respectively from 7:45 a.m. to 9 a.m. at 1661 International Drive, suite 400. The Germantown/Collierville meeting will be Thursday at 7:45 a.m. at 2176 West St., suite 110. For more information, call 205-9303.
- Monday, August 02, 2010
City Auto will host a Lifeblood blood drive Monday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its location, 4932 Elmore Road. Giveaways will be provided to those who donate.
50. Trestle Capital Steps Into Downtown
- Wednesday, June 16, 2010
A new investment management and consulting firm is preparing to set up shop Downtown after considering spaces in Midtown and in East Memphis’ Ridgeway Center.
Trestle Capital Partners, which will specialize in marketing hedge fund investments to high net-worth investors, has signed a letter of intent to enter into a five-year lease for 890 square feet of commercial space in The Washburn, a mixed-use building at 60 S. Main St.
51. Memphis College of Art Files Permit for South Main Building Renovation
- Tuesday, April 13, 2010
477 S. Main St.
Memphis, TN 38103
Permit Amount: $2.2 Million
Project Cost: $3 million
Permit Date: Applied April 2010
Completion: Fall 2010 (Phase I)
Owner: Memphis College of Art
Tenant: Memphis College of Art
Contractor: Montgomery Martin Contractors LLC
Architect: Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects
52. MCA Files Permit For South Main Building
- Friday, April 09, 2010
The Memphis College of Art has filed a $2.2 million permit with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement to renovate its newly acquired 49,025-square-foot building at 477 S. Main St. in the South Main Historic Arts District, where the college will house its graduate school.
53. Memphis College of Art Buys South Main Building
- Tuesday, February 23, 2010
477 S. Main St.
Memphis, TN 38103
Sale Amount: $400,000
Sale Date: Feb. 12, 2010
Buyer: Memphis College of Art
Seller: Southeastern LSC Holding Corp., formally known as Lewis Supply Co. Inc.
Loan Amount: $1.5 million
Loan Date: Feb. 15, 2010
Maturity Date: March 1, 2013
Lender: J.R. Hyde III Family Foundation
54. MCA Buys South Main Building for Grad School
- Tuesday, February 16, 2010
The Memphis College of Art has bought the 49,025-square-foot warehouse at 477 S. Main St. in the South Main Arts District, where it will house its graduate school.
55. AIA-Memphis Returns To Downtown
- Thursday, February 04, 2010
The Memphis chapter of the American Institute of Architects is joining a growing list of institutions with plans to relocate or expand Downtown.
AIA-Memphis at the end of March is leaving the temporary Midtown space it shares with Memphis Heritage Inc. to move into a storefront in Downtown’s South Main Historic Arts District. The new digs will put the chapter in a bustling retail and commercial corridor where it hopes to grab a piece of the area’s foot traffic.
56. CCDC to Consider Downtown College of Art
- Wednesday, January 20, 2010
At today’s Center City Development Corp. meeting, board members are scheduled to take action on a request by Memphis College of Art for financial incentives associated with the college’s relocation of its graduate program to 477 S. Main St.
- Thursday, January 14, 2010
The Department of Planning & Development Land Use Control Board will meet today at 10 a.m. at City Hall, 125 N. Main St. For more information, call 576-6619.
- Monday, November 16, 2009
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a chamber breakfast forum Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. State Sen. Mark Norris, R-Collierville, will speak. Cost is $20 for members. Reservations are due today. For reservations, contact Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or email@example.com.
- Thursday, January 22, 2009
The U.S. Community Health Partnership will hold a workshop today from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Bridges, 477 N. Fifth St. The event will feature a health-focused media workshop covering challenges of linking patients to community health resources, important local health statistics and detailed information about the most prevalent diseases in the Memphis community. For reservations, call 516-377-6146 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Friday, July 25, 2008
Girls Inc. of Memphis will recognize winners of its annual Strong, Smart and Bold Awards at the 18th Anniversary Celebration Luncheon today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bridges, 477 N. Fifth St. For reservations, contact Meghan Cloud at email@example.com or 523-0217.
- Thursday, July 24, 2008
Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis Music City Walk and Festival will be held today from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Shelby Farms Park & Conservancy. Take Steps is the nation’s largest event dedicated to finding a cure for digestive diseases. For more information, call Nicole or Drew at 615-356-0444 or visit www.cctakesteps.org.
- Wednesday, July 23, 2008
Talk Shoppe will present “How to Buy Bank-Owned Real Estate Property” with Rob Stone today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 759-7808.
- Wednesday, April 30, 2008
The Rotary Club of Memphis will hold the fifth annual Bobby Dunavant Public Servant Awards today at 11:45 a.m. in the Grand Ballroom of The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour will be the featured speaker. For more information, call Lee Hughes at 754-1615.
- Tuesday, April 29, 2008
The University of Memphis will host Edwin Brock, a renowned Egyptologist, today at 7 p.m. in the Mitchell Hall Auditorium. Brock will present "Protecting the Valley of the Kings." A reception will precede the lecture at 6:15 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 678-2555.
- Monday, April 28, 2008
The Engineers’ Club of Memphis Inc. will meet today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The cost is $12 and no reservations are required. David L. Richardson, Tensar Specialist II with Contec Earth Stabilization Solutions Inc. will discuss "Pavement Reinforcement for the Bottom Up - Geogrid."
66. South Main Classic Car Gallery Seeks LUCB Approval
- Friday, November 02, 2007
Plans for a new art gallery have been proposed for the South Main Arts District, which already is home to a bohemian mix of galleries, boutique shops and restaurants.
But what's different about this gallery that will be housed in a two-story brick garage building at 477 S. Front St. is it also includes something new for the area: a vintage automobile storage facility.
- Tuesday, August 07, 2007
The Memphis Rotary Club will hold a meeting today at noon in Ballroom A of the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Terry Boston, executive vice president of system operations at the Tennessee Valley Authority, will speak. Cost is $18 and reservations can be made by calling 526-1318 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Monday, August 06, 2007
The Engineers' Club of Memphis will hold a meeting today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cost is $12 and no reservations are required. Frank Navarra, director of Patient Advocacy at Smith & Nephew, will speak on "Using Ultrasound Signals for Fracture Healing."
69. Rhodes College Singers Perform at Calvary and the Arts
- Monday, November 27, 2006
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) offers a free tax preparer seminar from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Public Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Attendees will hear from speakers from the IRS, the U.S Department of Treasury and the Social Security Administration. For more information, visit www.irs.gov.
70. Local AdFed Hosts Marketing Director Of Louisiana Tourism Office
- Monday, November 20, 2006
The Memphis and Shelby County Community Redevelopment Agency's Finance Committee meets at 4 p.m. at Memphis City Hall, 125 N. Main St., fourth floor, Room B. Call 576-6610 for more information.
- Tuesday, October 03, 2006
The Sole/Small Firm Section of the Memphis Bar Association presents "Identity Theft" today from noon to 1 p.m. in the MBA conference room at 80 Monroe St., Ste. 220. Cost is free for section members, $30 for non-section members and $40 for non-MBA members. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org to register.
72. Memphis Carriages on Exhibit At Rivertown Gallery
- Monday, October 02, 2006
Rivertown Gallery presents "Memphis Carriages" through Oct. 31 at 119 S. Main St. The exhibition will feature paintings depicting horses and carriages, as well as local scenes. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 527-7573 or visit www.rivertowngallery.net.
- Friday, September 29, 2006
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra presents "Misbehavin' Nightly With Byron Stripling" Saturday at 8 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. The trumpeter's concert is part of the Bank of America Pops Series. For information and tickets, visit www.memphissymphony.org or call the symphony box office at 454-6774.
- Tuesday, April 11, 2006
Mpact Memphis hosts a luncheon with U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at BRIDGES Inc., 477 N. Fifth St. Blackburn will discuss the situation in Iraq and the state of homeland security. Cost to attend is $10 and includes a brown bag lunch. For more information, call 312-7760.
75. Church to Defend Veracity of Jesus' Existence Saturday
- Monday, April 10, 2006
Mpact Memphis hosts a luncheon with U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn,R-Tenn., from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at BRIDGES Inc., 477 N. Fifth St. Blackburn will discuss the situation in Iraq and the state of homeland security. Cost to attend is $10 and includes a brown bag lunch. For more information, call 312-7760.
76. Youth Voting Rights Takes Center Stage at Forum Today
- Monday, April 03, 2006
The Mid-South Peace & Justice Center and the April 4th Foundation hold a youth voting rights forum from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at BRIDGES Inc., 477 N. Fifth St. A number of interactive activities designed to reinforce the importance and meaning of voting will be available. Speakers include Election Commissioner O.C. Pleasant and Calvin Anderson, a member of the Tennessee Election Commission. Call 725-4990 or visit www.midsouthpeace.org.
- Friday, February 24, 2006
The Center City Commission's Board of Directors meets today at noon in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540.
The Memphis Bar Association presents "Advanced Estate Planning Practice Update-2006" today from noon to 3:15 p.m. in the MBA Conference Room of the SunTrust Building, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050. Registration fee is $189; $99 for newly admitted lawyers and retired senior attorneys. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org for more information.
- Wednesday, December 21, 2005
The Center City Development Corp. meets at 9 a.m. today in the Center City Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540.
Bridges Inc. hosts an open house from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the Bridges Center, 477 N. Fifth Ave. Refreshments will be served. Visit www.bridgesusa.org for details.
- Tuesday, December 20, 2005
The Memphis Bar Association presents "Long Term Care: Making Informed Decisions" from noon to 1 p.m. today in the MBA conference room at the SunTrust Bank Building, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
80. Memphis Advertising Federation Hosts 2006 ADDY Briefing
- Monday, December 19, 2005
The Memphis Bar Association Criminal Law Section presents a session on criminal appeals from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Shelby County Courthouse, Criminal Court Division 8. Cost is $25. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org to register.
81. Architecture Month Wraps Up With Lecture
- Monday, October 10, 2005
When the Architecture Month series of events was launched last year by Memphis Heritage Inc. and the Memphis chapter of the American Institute of Architects, its aim was to celebrate the profession while educating the public about the positive aspects of the field of architecture.
- Tuesday, September 20, 2005
The Memphis Bar Association presents a "Collaborative Law Seminar" from 8:30 a.m. to noon today in the auditorium of the SunTrust Bank Building, One Commerce Square. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org for more information....
The Shelby County Conservation Board meets at 8 a.m. Wednesday in the Shelby Farms Visitors Center conference room, 500 N. Pine Lake Drive. Call 454-5265.
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South hosts its monthly meeting in conjunction with the Small Business Chamber at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cost is $20 for SBC members; $25 for non-members. Contact Samantha Jernigan at 409-0619 or email@example.com.
The Memphis chapter of the American Institute of Architects, Memphis Heritage Inc. and Friends for Our Riverfront present "Designing a Great 21st Century City" at noon Wednesday at Bridges Inc., 477 N. Fifth St. Joseph P. Riley Jr., mayor of Charleston, S.C., is the featured speaker. Call 529-9828 for details.
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis meets at noon Wednesday in the Skyway at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Seth Chandler, who is responsible for starting, staffing and handling the overhead for two hospitals in South America, is the guest speaker. For reservations, contact Harold D. Dickson at 227-4125.
The Center City Commission board of directors meets at noon Thursday in the CCC boardroom, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540.
83. Charleston Mayor to Speak at Architecture Month Event
- Monday, September 19, 2005
The City of Memphis Department of Public Works presents a discussion on the importance of keeping our water clean from 7 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. at the Memphis Police Department Downtown Precinct, 545 S. Main St. Contact Sharon Gordon at 299-4265.
- Monday, August 01, 2005
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786.
The Collierville Chamber of Commerce offers small business counseling from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday at the chamber, 101 Walnut St. Mark Taylor, business counselor with the Tennessee Small Business Development Center, offers advice on a range of business issues. Call 853-1949 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
- Friday, July 22, 2005
Memphis City Council member Carol Chumney hosts Coffee with Carol Chumney at 11 a.m. Saturday at Formosa Restaurant, 3735 Summer Ave. For details, call 576-6795.
The Mississippi River Commission presents a low-water inspection meeting at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Mud Island River Park Landing. Commission members will examine locks, dam and navigation facilities and meet with local residents to hear concerns and ideas. The meeting is open to the public. Visit www.mvd.usace.army.mil/mrc/index.php for details.
- Thursday, July 21, 2005
The Memphis Advertising Federation hosts the Seventh District Leadership Conference today through Sunday at the Doubletree Hotel, 5069 Sanderlin Ave. The conference theme is, "Where Leaders Become Stars." Call 725-6231 for more information.
- Wednesday, July 20, 2005
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis meets at noon today in the Skyway at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Matt Weber, vice president of Protective Life Insurance Co., is the guest speaker. For reservations, contact Harold D. Dickson at 227-4125.
88. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, April 25, 2005
SBA and SCORE Host Loan Workshop
SBA and SCORE Host Business Loan Workshop
The Small Business Administration and Service Corps of Retired Executives of Memphis host free community loan workshops at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. at the Rena...
89. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, October 18, 2004
Small Business Empowerment Association Hosts Forum
Small Business Group Hosts Forum
The Small Business Empowerment Association presents Business @ the Next Level at 6:30 p.m. at the University of Memphis FedEx Institute of Technolog...
90. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, April 05, 2002
Memphis Heritage will host the 2002 Architectural Auction tomorrow night at the Tennessee Brewery, 477 Tennessee Ave Memphis Heritage will host the 2002 Architectural Auction Saturday night at the Tennessee Brewery, 477 Tennessee St. Auction items i...
91. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, March 29, 2002
Yvonne Matlock, director of the Memphis Shelby County Health Department will be the guest speaker at Tuesdays meeting of the Yvonne Matlock, city-county Health Department director, is speaker at the Tuesday meeting of the Downtown Memphis Rotary Clu...
92. Archived Article: Prime Prop
- Tuesday, May 12, 1998
By SUZANNE THOMPSON 477 S. Main For sale The building at 477 S. Main is for sale. With a total of 49,025 square feet, the building contains 8,075 square feet per floor. The five-story building, which was built in 1913, also has a basement. Currently...
93. Archived Article: Prime Properties
- Tuesday, October 08, 1996
477 S. Main St. 477 S. Main St. For sale A 50,000-square-foot warehouse and office building on South Main Street is for sale. Built in 1913, the five-story building has a list price of $300,000. The first floor currently is used for office space, wi...