VOL. 114 | NO. 217 | Monday, November 6, 2000
Calendar of events: June 5 11
Calendar of events: Nov. 6-Nov. 12
First Tennessee is offering a free Estate Planning 2001 seminar at First Tennessee Oak Court auditorium, 4385 Poplar Ave., next to Oak Court Mall. The one-hour seminar will be offered at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Call 681-2359, to reserve a space.
Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau European Marketing Training seminar from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. offers "how-to" workshops for beginning, intermediate and advanced levels. Call Regina or Sheri for more information, 543-5300.
Volunteer Center of Memphis presents its 14th annual Corporate Neighborhood Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. at the Memphis Botanic Garden, Hardin Hall, 750 Cherry Road. Larry Papasan, president of the orthopedic division at Smith and Nephew, is the speaker.
Rhodes College hosts Parker J. Palmer at 7:30 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom of the Bryan Campus Life Center. Palmer topic will be "The Company of Strangers: Education and the Renewal of Public Life."
Memphis Botanic Garden fall craft classes continue with "Fresh Food Harvest Arrangements" from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Registration is $12, or $10 for MBG members, which covers all supplies for the workshop.
The Federalist Society Memphis Lawyers Chapter presents an afternoon debate focusing on the constitutionality of a Tennessee income tax. The debate pits Lewis R. Donelson of Baker, Donelson, Bearman and Caldwell and Maclin P. Davis of Waller, Lansden, Dortch and Davis. Donald J. Pollen, dean of the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, will moderate the debate. The debate is set from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Room 248 and is open to the public. Reservations may be made by calling 526-0431, by Friday.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman and Caldwell is hosting a seminar addressing how health care employers can maintain union-free status. The two-day seminar is 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 15 and 8 a.m. to noon Nov. 16 at the Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Cost to attend is $495 per attendee or $395 for two or more from the same organization. For information, call Tonya Wells, 526-2000.
Business Network International will have visitors day from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Perkins restaurant, 1340 S. Germantown Road. The purpose of the chapter is to increase business referrals through a structured gathering. Self-employed and local companies are invited to attend. For information, call Mark Cardona, 867-8976.
The third annual Womens Heart Association Heart Conference is set from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Tennessee Ballroom at the Adams Mark hotel. The one-day event features lectures, a Spanish language session, health screenings, breakfast and lunch. Tickets are $5 and are available by calling the American Heart Association, 526-4616.
Nov. 30-Dec. 2
The Friends of the Library will host a book sale at the Cossitt Branch Library, 33 S. Front St., from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 30 through Dec. 2. On Dec. 1, all adult fiction books will be $1 each. Proceeds from the sale go toward the Friends of the Librarys $1 million commitment to Project: InfoHUB, now under construction at 3030 Poplar Ave.