VOL. 112 | NO. 45 | Monday, March 23, 1998
The League of Women Voters will meet at 7 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Public Library, 5094 Poplar Ave. The speaker will be Gay M. Johnston, executive director of the Memphis Literacy Council. For more information, call 327-6892.
The World Affairs Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Summit Club, 5100 Poplar Ave. The speaker will be Camille Becker, whose topic will be "The European Union: Europes Response to a New Era of Global Economics and Global Politics." The cost is $26 per person. For reservations, call 678-2038.
Construction Specifications Institute will host its annual product show in the Pipkin Building at the Mid-South Fairgrounds beginning at 4:30 p.m. Admission is free to construction industry members. Preceding the show, CSI will offer one six-hour and four two-hour seminars which can be applied to state licensing and AIA membership requirements. For more information, call Gary Cofer at 922-3122.
Women in Communications will meet at 11:45 a.m. at Bistro 122, 5101 Sanderlin Ave. The speaker will be Sarah Elizabeth Day of the Hunt-Phelan Home, whose topic will be communicating Memphis history. The cost is $14 for members, $18 for nonmembers and $10 for students. For more information, call Laverne Daley at 323-6983.
The International Television Association will meet at 11:30 a.m. at Consolidated Media Systems, 2853 Directors Cove. The topic will be advancements in digital technology, specifically Panasonics DVC50 line of equipment.
The Quality Center will offer a ISO 9000 quality system internal auditing workshop through March 26 at State Technical Institute. The cost is $350 per person. For more information, call Loretta Dale or Peggy Griffith at 543-3530.
The International Business Council will meet at noon at the Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The speaker will be Dr. Ting Ho, chief economist for Federal Express Corp. The cost is $30 for Chamber members and $40 for nonmembers. For more information, call Phil Johnson at 543-3563, Debbie Wilkins at 543-3547 or John Threadgill at 543-3544.
The Institute of Executive Education at the University of Memphis will sponsor a workshop on team building from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Adams Mark, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The speaker will be Dr. Warren Bennis, a business professor and writer. The cost ranges from $249 to $299. For more information, call 678-2800.
Mensa will meet at the Unicorn restaurant, 6524 Quince Road, at 7 p.m. The speakers will be Susan Moskop and Jean Williamson, volunteers for the Memphis Symphony League, whose topic will be "Talking Music." For more information, call Ike Kullman at 358-8128.
The Quality Center will sponsor a Memphis Best Practices Tour of Harrahs. The cost is $125. For more information, call Loretta Dale or Peggy Griffith at 543-3530.
The Service Corps of Retired Executives will offer a seminar from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Hilton-East on how to start and manage a small business. The speakers include Dr. George Lucas of U.S. Learning Inc., attorney Buddy Bernstein, accountant Mickey Ison, Wayne Rodgers of BankTennessee, and Tommy Thomas, a certified insurance counselor. The cost is $55. For more information, call 544-3588.
The Laurelwood Business and Professional Women will meet at Davis-Kidd Booksellers, 387 Perkins Road Ext. Dinner will start 5:30 p.m., and the meeting will start at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Jane McGoldrick at 685-0495.
The Centre for Global Enterprise at Christian Brothers University will sponsor a workshop for companies interested in entering international markets from 11:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. at CBU. The workshop will focus on international tax and legal issues. The instructors will be Grady M. Garrison and Oscar L. Thomas of Baker, Donelson, Bearman and Caldwell, and Dan Walker of Thompson Dunavant PLC. The cost is $150. For more information, call Peter Strombreg at 321-3325.