VOL. 112 | NO. 130 | Friday, July 24, 1998
The Africa Travel Association will sponsor a reception for Ivory Coast tourism officials Kindo Bouadi and Edmond Deshby from 5 p
The Africa Travel Association will sponsor a reception for Ivory Coast tourism officials Kindo Bouadi and Edmond Deshby from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Radisson Hotel, 2411 Winchester Road. The reception will promote a tourism and leisure show in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, on Nov. 3-8. For reservations, call 523-1851.
The Memphis Shelby County Public Library & Information Center will host a job fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday at the Main Library, 1850 Peabody Ave. Employers will answer questions and distribute applications for employment. For more information, call 725-8895.
The Mental Health Association of the Mid-South will sponsor "Spirituality and Your Mental Health" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 4841 Park Ave. The speakers are social workers Elaine Heroux and Karen Mason Riss and Chaplain Joe Ranager. The cost is $5. For more information, call 323-0633
The Memphis Cancer Foundation, Flying Colors and Diagnostic Imaging P.C. will host the touring photography exhibit, A Tribe of Warrior Women, through Thursday. The exhibition is a pictorial essay of cancer survivors. For more information, call 682-3916.
Tax preparers and others wanting to represent clients before the Internal Revenue Service must apply by Friday to take the IRS Special Enrollment Examination, the first step toward becoming an enrolled agent. Only certified public accountants, attorneys and enrolled agents may practice before the IRS. Applications are available by calling (800) 829-3676 or at any IRS walk-in office.
American Indian Affairs of Tennessee will sponsor a Choctaw Indian Festival Saturday and Sunday at Chucalissa Museum from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for senior citizens and children over 4. For more information, call 785-3160.
The consumer price index for all urban consumers for the South increased 0.2 percent in June. For the 12-month period ended in June, the index increased 1.3 percent . Nationally, the index increased 0.1 percent over the month and 1.7 percent over the 12-month period.