VOL. 115 | NO. 200 | Monday, November 26, 2001
Calendar of events Nov
Calendar of events Nov.
Flying Colors Cancer
Resource Center, 1068 Cresthaven,
Suite 550, hosts Movement Without, Movement Within at 12:30 p.m. Jean
Sullivan leads a 30-minute session focused on slow, deep breathing and gentle
movement and will help participants explore ways to release tension, improve
circulation, strengthen bones, improve respiratory and cardiovascular function,
stimulate digestive processes and enhance the immune system. The program is
free with no reservations required. For
information, call 682-3916.
The Memphis Brooks Museum
of Art displays the Art of Warner
Bros. Cartoons, an exhibition of original artwork from the world of Looney
Tunes and Merry Melodies through Jan. 13. Visitors will see drawings, paintings
and cels used in making some of the classic Warner shorts from 1930 to the
early 1960s. The Brooks is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, 10
a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. For exhibition
information, call 544-6200.
Memphis Rotary Club hosts
Shelby County Mayor Jim Rout who will issue his State of the County address.
The meetings take place at noon at the Cook Convention Center.
The Memphis and Shelby
County Local Emergency Planning Committee and the Mid-South Chapter of
Certified Hazardous Materials Managers
host a one-day conference at the Marriott. The event will focus on incident
prevention, emergency preparedness and offer assistance to local businesses in
learning what is needed to prevent and respond to emergencies. The cost to
attend is $75, with a discount for government employees. To register, call
Cindy Lewis, 381-5225.
The Memphis Bar Association
shows the annual fall Employee
Benefits Law and Practice Update by tape delay at noon at One Commerce Square.
Topics to be discussed include new 401(k) planning issues, new comparability
regulations, a Treasury update and how to avoid the Egelhoff problem. The cost
is $175 and can be sent to American Law Institute-American Bar Association,
4025 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, Pa., 19104-3099.
The Memphis Bar
Association presents a seminar on
changes in family law from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the MBA Conference Room in One
Commerce Square. The speaker is Amy Amundsen of Rice Amundsen Caperton &
Khumalo. The course is approved for two hours of general continuing legal
education credit. Course cost is $40 for MBA members, $50 for non-members and
$20 for non-attorneys or those who do not need CLE credit.
Shelby County Libertarian
Party hosts attorney Hal Rounds at 7
p.m. at Panchos restaurant in the Cloverleaf Shopping Center at Summer Avenue
and White Station Road.
Weintraub, Stock &
Grisham PC hosts The American
Workplace After Sept. 11: Balancing Security Concerns with Workers Rights, a
half-day program to prepare employers for a post-Sept. 11 world, from 8:30 a.m.
to noon at the East Memphis Hilton, 5069 Sanderlin Ave. Jeff Weintraub, James
H. Stock Jr. and J. Gregory Grisham are the speakers. The cost is $75 per
person. Group discounts are available.
Belz Factory Mall, 3536 Canada Road, hosts Quality Collectors Shows
Inc. through Dec. 2. Show hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and
1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
The Jingle Bell Ball, a childrens holiday gala sponsored by the Memphis
Charitable Foundation, begins with a childrens cookie party at 2:30 p.m. at
the Peabody hotel. This years proceeds go to the International Heart
Foundation, St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, Variety Childrens Charities
and Porter-Leath Childrens Center. Tickets are $20 and available at Cotton
Tails, 4560 Poplar Ave.
The West Tennessee Chapter
of Associated Builders and Contractors Christmas
party is 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Woodland Hills Country Club, 1111 N. Houston
Levee Road. The event is $40 for singles and
$70 for couples.