VOL. 114 | NO. 197 | Monday, October 9, 2000
Calendar of events: June 5 11
Calendar of events: Oct. 9-Oct. 15
"Europe 2000" is 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the mezzanine of the Peabody, 149 Union Ave. The seminar and exhibition features guests from Austria, Germany, Italy, Belgium, the United Kingdom and The Netherlands. International Commerce Day is a daylong event devoted to international trade and investment in the Mid-South. For more information, call Philip Johnson at the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce, 543-3563.
Calvary and the Arts concert series continues with concert pianist David Francis at 12:05 p.m. at Calvary Episcopal Church, 102 N. Second St. Lunch is $5 and will be created by Calvary chef Emmett Bell.
The Greater Memphis Association for Quality Mid-South Regional Fall Quality Conference continues through Thursday at the Fogelman Executive Conference Center. University of Memphis mens basketball coach John Calipari and WREG co-anchor Pam McKelvy will be the keynote speakers. For more information, call Jim Lippy, GMAQ executive director, at 678-4268 or e-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A benefit for Porter-Leath Childrens Center PaLs is 8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. at Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects, 1500 Union Ave. The event features Tumblin Sneakers, The Midnighters, Blind Mississippi Morris and Ashley Wieronski and will go on rain or shine. The cover is $15. For more information, call ANFA at 278-6868.
The Memphis Bar Association will present "Advance Mediation Training" from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the MBA Conference Center, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050. Alexander Polsky, principal and founder of JAMS, will be the principal trainer. The cost is $200 for MBA members and $250 for non-MBA members. To register, send payment to MBA, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050, Memphis, Tenn., 38103. For more information, call 527-3573 or Hayden Lait at 527-7701, ext. 123.
The Building Owners and Managers Association, Memphis, lunch meeting begins at noon at the Crescent Club in the Crescent Center. Tom Word with Memphis Light, Gas and Water will discuss energy solutions. Cost is $20 payable at the door. For reservations, call 766-4284 by Oct. 13.
Temple Israel Brotherhoods "Taste of New York" auction and extravaganza begins at 7 p.m. at Temple Israel, 1376 E. Massey Road. Admission is $12.50, which includes dinner, drinks, and dessert. For information, call Jeff Lewis at 684-0507 or Jeff Wallace at 844-2684.