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- Thursday, October 6, 2016
ANF Architects will host an opening reception for the 2016 RiverArtsFest Invitational Exhibit on Friday, Oct. 7, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in ANF’s gallery, 1500 Union Ave. RiverArtsFest posters will be available for purchase for $35. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
- Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Mid South Area Business Travel Association will meet Thursday, Oct. 6, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Courtyard Memphis East, 6015 Park Ave. Brian De Leon of Chrome River Technologies will present “‘What Were They Thinking?’: Expense Report Fraud.” Cost is $25 for members and $40 for nonmembers. Visit msabta.org.
- Wednesday, October 14, 2015
The Center City Development Corp. board will meet Wednesday, Oct. 14, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
- Tuesday, October 13, 2015
The Orpheum Theatre will present Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” Tuesday, Oct. 13, through Oct. 18 at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Buy tickets at orpheum-memphis.com.
5. Junior Achievement Adds Business Savvy to Education
- Saturday, September 28, 2013
For Kim Cherry, executive vice president of corporate communications for First Horizon National Corp., a panel discussion with Kemmons Wilson Jr. and Pitt Hyde drove home the rich history of the city’s entrepreneurial spirit.
- Friday, November 9, 2012
Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division will host the 14th annual Business of Service Conference Friday, Nov. 9, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the MLGW training center, 4949 Raleigh LaGrange Road. The conference provides training and networking for grassroots community leaders. Cost is $5. Register at mlgw.com/serviceleaders or 528-4820.
7. JA Turns Students Into Entrepreneurs
- Tuesday, May 22, 2012
A group of Germantown High School students recently harnessed the power of entrepreneurship to make a positive impact on the lives of children thousands of miles away.
The students, participants of Junior Achievement’s Company program, teamed up with Nations Member Church’s Project 101, a program dedicated to saving the lives of young children in Africa who are suffering from acute malnutrition.
8. JA BizTown Shows Biz Ropes to Area Students
- Tuesday, June 14, 2011
So what would really happen if kids ruled the world? It happens all the time at Junior Achievement of Memphis and the Mid-South Inc.’s JA BizTown where elementary and middle school students tackle the basics of running a business in a widget-free environment.
- Friday, September 18, 2009
Methodist University Hospital will sponsor a pre-hospital-care stroke symposium today at 8:15 a.m. at the FedEx Institute of Technology, 3720 Alumni Ave. The symposium for EMTs, paramedics, emergency responders and hospital staff is free, but preregistration is required. For more information, call 1-888-777-5959.
- Monday, July 6, 2009
The Alzheimer’s Awareness Tour will stop in Memphis for a breakfast event today from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 1022 S. Shady Grove Road. The breakfast is free and will include information about the latest research and clinical studies. Space is limited. For reservations, call 877-307-8839 or e-mail email@example.com.
- Friday, July 3, 2009
Memphis Mary’s will host performances by Don Valentine & The Hollywood Allstars, Willie Covington, Tonya Dyson, Nate Dogg and Joyce Henderson Saturday at Memphis Mary’s, 345 Madison Ave. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the first band will play at 10 p.m. Cost is $10 in advance and $15 at the door. For tickets, visit www.boomhaus.com or Shangri-La Records, 1916 Madison Ave.
- Thursday, July 2, 2009
The Tennessee Department of Revenue will hold its next free bimonthly new business workshop today from 9 a.m. to noon at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. To register, call 213-1400 or visit www.tn.gov/revenue.
- Wednesday, July 1, 2009
The Mid-South Real Estate Investors Association Inc. will hold a roundtable discussion today from 10:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at Germantown Athletic Club, 1801 Exeter Road. To register, call 751-7101 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Thursday, October 23, 2008
The Memphis Regional Chamber will hold a Breakfast Forum today from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. in the Skyway Ballroom of The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. C.H. “Bud” Albright Jr., Department of Energy undersecretary, will speak on the topic “An Energy Plan for Our Future.” Cost is $20 for members and $30 for prospective members. Make reservations with Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or email@example.com.
- 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.
17. Anti-Predatory Lending Advocates Target Auto Title Loans
- Friday, November 10, 2006
Tennessee's next legislative session begins anew in a matter of weeks, which is why the push to get lawmakers involved in reforming the state's auto title lending industry is starting to accelerate.
- Wednesday, December 7, 2005
The Memphis Bar Association presents "The Paperless Law Office - Not Just a Myth Anymore" from 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. today at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
19. Small Business Chamber Hosts Annual Meeting
- Monday, December 5, 2005
The Memphis Bar Association presents a Memphis Law Review from 8:30 a.m. to 4:10 p.m. in the auditorium of the SunTrust Bank Building, One Commerce Square. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
20. Retired Teacher Continues Work With Children
- Friday, December 2, 2005
Dr. Lirah Sabir believes it is her purpose in life to work with children.
It's no surprise, therefore, that after retiring from a 30-year career with Memphis City Schools in 2003, Sabir has assumed the position of director of Exchange City.
21. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, December 6, 2004
Society of Entrepreneurs Hosts Networking Breakfast
Society of Entrepreneurs Hosts Networking Breakfast
The Society of Entrepreneurs hosts a roundtable networking breakfast at 7:30 a.m. at Junior Achievement, 307 Madison Ave. Partici...
22. Archived Article: Events
- Friday, December 3, 2004
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society presents the annual holiday potluck gala from 11:30 a
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society presents its annual holiday potluck gala from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Park Avenue Church of Chri...
23. Archived Article: Events
- Tuesday, October 26, 2004
Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton hosts a town hall meeting from 6 p
Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton Jr. hosts a town hall meeting from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at Bush Grove Baptist Church, 4549 Brunswick Road. Contact Kevin Gallagher at 545-4588 fo...
24. Archived Article: Events
- Monday, October 25, 2004
The Memphis Regional Chamber presents Financial Management for the local chamber from 8 a
Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton Jr. hosts a town hall meeting from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Bush Grove Baptist Church, 4549 Brunswick Road. Contact Kevin...
25. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, December 8, 2003
Society of Entrepreneurs Hosts Networking Breakfast Dec. 8
Downtown Elementary School hosts an open house highlighting its optional program from noon to 1 p.m. at the school, 10 N. Fourth St. Visitors can tour the facilities and talk ...
26. Archived Article: Ja (lead)
- Tuesday, March 12, 2002
Junior Achievement Madison Avenue site for miniature city By MARY DANDO The Daily News Fifth graders in public and private schools in Shelby County; Olive Branch, Miss.; and West Memphis, Ark., will soon get to experience the real world for a day wh...