VOL. 111 | NO. 228 | Monday, December 8, 1997
Women of Achievement will host its annual forum, Women in the Civil Rights Movement: Then and Now, at the Community Foundation, 1900 Union Ave., from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The panel will include Frances Dancy Hooks, a 1997 Women of Achievement award winner; Rosemary Hill and Fayth Hill Washington, a mother and daughter who helped integrate Hoxie, Ark., in 1955; Alzada Clark, a 1988 Women of Achievement award winner; Teresa Rae Dowdy, director of administrative services for the Shelby County Criminal Clerks Office and a 1992 Women of Achievement award winner; and students Kaletta Mennis and Roxy Alicea. The forum is free and open to the public. For more information, call Ruth Knight Allen at 767-1440 or 685-8135.
The Delta Area Agency of Aging and the American Association of Retired Persons will sponsor the Memphis-Delta Long Term Care Forum from 8:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at Union Avenue Baptist Church, 2181 Union Ave. Speakers include Mary Anne Queen from the state comptroller of the treasurys office, Ray Stomer of the American Association of Retired Persons, state Sen. Roscoe Dixon and state Rep. Carol Chumney. Admission is free. For more information, call the Senior Link hot line at 324-3399.
The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce and Bean & Ison PLLC, Certified Public Accountants & Consultants, will sponsor an update on the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Radisson at Memphis International Airport. The cost is $30 for Chamber members and $45 for nonmembers. For more information, call Janelle Robinson at 543-3532.
The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor an A.M. Club meeting at 7:15 a.m. at the Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The speaker will be the Steve Earhart of the Liberty Bowl and a head football coach for a participating team in the 1997 Liberty Bowl Classic. The cost is $15. For more information, call 543-3518.
The Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants will sponsor a seminar titled "Advanced Cash Management: Maximizing Your Cash Flows" from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Marriott. Topics include national banking reform, electronic tools for improving cash management and non-bank borrowing. The course leader will be Clint Monts de Oca of Harris Trust Co. in Sarasota, Fla. The cost is $265 for members and $295 for nonmembers. For more information, call (800) 762-0272.
Dutch Treat Luncheon will meet from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Midway Cafe, 3378 Poplar Ave. The speaker will be City Council member Brent Taylor.
The American Business Womens Association, Cotton Belles chapter, will meet at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Networking begins at 5:45 p.m., and dinner will be served at 6:15 p.m. The program will include the Dixie Cotton Boll Quartet. The cost is $18.50 For more information, call Judy Linnerman at 763-6307 or Kathy Byer at 763-6299.
The Financial Executive Institute will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Frank Grisantis restaurant in the Embassy Suites Hotel, 1022 S. Shady Grove. Cocktails will be served at 6 p.m. The speaker will be Dr. Scott Morris, executive director of the Church Health Center. For more information or reservations, call 367-0888, ext. 1404.
The Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants will sponsor a seminar from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Marriott. The topic will be compensation planning for the retired or out-placed executive. The course discussion leader will be Andrea L. Dyer, a Dallas consultant and certified public accountant. The cost is $205 for TSCPA members and $235 for nonmembers. For more information, call (800) 762-0272.
Laurelwood Business and Professional Women will meet at Davis-Kidd Bookstore, 387 Perkins Road. Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m., and the meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. The speaker will be Judge Ann Pugh.
Keye Productivity Center, a division of the American Management Association, will present a seminar titled "Todays OSHA: A Compliance Update" from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Peabody. Tuition is $159 per person. For more information, call (800) 821-3919.