VOL. 116 | NO. 140 | Monday, July 22, 2002
Calendar of events Jan
Calendar of events July 22-July 28
The Memphis Bar Association is hosting another in its
Masters of the Law luncheon series at 12:15 p.m. Dorothy Pounders, a partner
with Pounders Coleman, will discuss Client Expectations: A Lawyers Nemesis.
Attendees can earn one hour of general continuing legal education credit. The
luncheon is in the MBA conference room, Suite 1050. The cost is $30 for MBA
members, $40 for non-members and $30 for non-attorneys or those who do not need
CLE credit. For information, call 527-3573.
Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women will host a seminar
on hormone replacement therapy at 6:30 p.m. in the lobby of the hospital at
6225 Humphreys Blvd., stemming from the National Institutes of Healths
position change on the treatment method. The seminar will feature a panel of
obstetricians/gynecologists, including one of the local physicians who
participated in the national hormone replacement therapy study, to answer
womens questions about hormone replacement therapy during menopause. The
seminar is free and open to the public. For Baptist Memorial Hospital for
Women, call 227-8478 or (800) 4BAPTIST.
The Memphis Bar Association hosts Summer School at
the University of Memphis from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. July 25 and Aug. 1 in Room 314
at the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. July 25, Professor David Patterson
will discuss ethics. The course offers two hours of ethics continuing legal
education credit. Professor David Case will discuss environmental law Aug. 1.
The course offers two hours of general CLE credit. The cost is $40 per session
for MBA members, $50 for non-MBA member and $20 for non-attorneys or those who
do need CLE credit.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors hosts its
second annual "Realtor Night with the Redbirds" for MAAR members at
AutoZone Park featuring a match-up between the Memphis Redbirds vs. Las Vegas
Dodgers. Refreshments will be served on the Third Base Party Deck from 6:05
p.m. until the end of the first inning.
The Union Planters IMAX feature film Space Station
documents the construction and assembly of the International Space Station
currently in Earths orbit. The film runs through Nov. 15 at the Pink Palace
Museum. Tickets are $6.50 for adults, $6 for seniors and $5 for children ages
3-12. For tickets or reservations, call 320-6362.
Memphis Area Association of Realtors is hosting Case
Studies in Real Estate Analysis from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Course
prerequisites include proficiency with the HP 10BII or 10B calculator,
background in financial investment concepts, terminology and calculations, and
completion of a commercial designation such as the Society of Industrial and
Office Realtors. Course cost for Memphis Metro certified commercial investment
members is $175. The course offers eight hours of Tennessee continuing education
The Memphis Area Technology Council is planning
committee alignment meetings for people interested in getting involved with
MATC. Meetings are 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 6 at the Memphis Regional Chamber,
2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 13 at the MRC, and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 14 at the
Crescent Center, Suite 500. For details, visit www.memphitech.com.
The Memphis Bar Association will host a
bring-your-own-lunch lecture from noon to 2 p.m. Speakers will be Minton
Mayer of Spicer Flynn & Rudstrom and Edward Bearman of Branson &
Bearman. Attendees can earn two hours of general continuing legal education
credit. The event is in the MBA conference room, Suite 1050. The cost is $30
for MBA members, $40 for non-members and $20 for non-attorneys or no CLE
credit. Pre-registration is recommended. For information, call 527-3573.
Consumer Credit Counseling Service is offering free
budget and credit workshops on how to develop and maintain a personal budget
and how to use credit cards wisely. Using credit and credit cards is 6 p.m. to
7:30 p.m. Aug. 26 and Sept. 23. Build Your Own Budget is 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Aug. 12 and Sept. 19. The seminars are at the CCCS main office, 2430 Poplar
Ave. Seating is limited. Call 323-4909, Ext. 1313 to reserve a seat.
Baron Hirsch Synagogue, 400
S. Yates Road, is hosting an event honoring Rabbi and Mrs. David Skopp at 6
p.m. For information, call 683-7485.
The Memphis Managers and Supervisors Conference,
hosted by SkillPath Seminars, is 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Radisson International
Airport, 2411Winchester Road. The seminar is designed to enhance leadership
skills and give techniques for management success. Enrollment is $199 per
person or $189 each for four or more. To enroll, call (800) 873-7545 or visit www.skillpath.com.
The American Society for Training and Development is
sponsoring Executives Behaving Badly from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Racquet
Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Fee is $20. Call 371-4140, for information. ASTD
representatives will discuss how to recognize and respond to negative
behaviors; how to determine if the behavior can be changed; how to address such
behavior positively; and what steps to take to be a behavior-change catalyst.
Speaker Jan Thomas is regional leadership specialist with Lee Hecht Harrison.