VOL. 114 | NO. 221 | Monday, November 13, 2000
Calendar of events: June 5 11
Calendar of events: Nov. 13-Nov. 19
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.
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.
The Robert Woods Johnson Foundation and eight of the nations top health care, business and labor organizations host a regional conference in Memphis to focus on the problem of the uninsured from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Adams Mark hotel. For more information, visit www.rwjf.org/events.
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 19th annual Memphis Potters Guild holiday show and sale is Nov. 17-19 at Grace-St. Lukes Church, at Peabody and Belvedere. The opening reception is 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 17. Show hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 18 and noon to 5 p.m. Nov. 19. Admission is free.
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.