VOL. 117 | NO. 4 | Monday, January 6, 2003
Calendar of events Jan. 6-Jan. 12
The Memphis Jewish Community Center presents artwork
by Memphians Ken Boettcher and Bill Bailey through Jan. 26 in the Shainberg
Gallery, 6560 Poplar Ave. The gallery is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through
A one-day Microsoft Excel workshop is 9 a.m. to 4
p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select, 160 Union Ave. The seminar is designed for
people who know Excel fundamentals and are ready to become advanced users. The
cost is $139 per person. Visit www.natsem.com
The Association of Fundraising Professionals monthly
luncheon meeting begins at noon in the Montesi Room of Buckman Hall at
Christian Brothers University. Kristin Croone, Community Foundation of
Greater Memphis director of planning and giving, will discuss how to meet donor
demands. Call Larry Brooks, 458-8232, to make reservations. The cost is $15 for
AFP members and $25 for non-members.
Womens Council of Realtors 2003 kick-off meeting
and luncheon is 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Youth Villages School, Boys Town of
Memphis-Youth Villages, 7410 Memphis-Arlington Road. The cost is $15. Call
818-2444 for reservations.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors inaugural
reception is 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Gibson Beale Street Showcase, 145 Lt.
George W. Lee Ave. MAARs 2003 president and board of directors will be
Edward Jones representative Steve Hefner
hosts a satellite broadcast of Pension and IRA Update at his 1862 Poplar
Crest Cove office at 1 p.m. The broadcast is designed for area certified public
accountants and attorneys. For information, call 762-0062.
The Dutch Treat Luncheon begins at 12:30 p.m. at
Willinghams BBQ Restaurant, 2750 S. Perkins Road. Guests include candidates
for the Shelby County Republican Party chairmans post. The luncheon is
scheduled for the second Saturday each month.
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra will perform its
fourth Lincoln Masterworks Series Jan. 11-12 as pianist Horacio Gutierrez joins
the symphony for two concerts. The Jan. 11 concert begins at 8 p.m. in Eudora
Auditorium, 4684 Poplar Ave. The Jan. 12 performance begins at 2:30 p.m. at the
Germantown Performing Arts Centre, 1801 Exeter Road. The fourth Lincoln
Masterworks concert highlights Tchaikovsky's Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor for
Piano and Orchestra. Tickets are $25 to $40 and can be purchased at the MSO box
office, 3100 Walnut Grove Road.
The International Association for Administrative
Professionals Memphis chapter has its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. at the
Holiday Inn-East, 5795 Poplar Ave. For information about the program, call
Charlotte Doyle, 213-1998, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. To make
reservations, call Kay Cullen, 473-6315, Ext. 100, or e-mail
Memphis Chapter of Women in Communications hosts Memphis writer Debra
Dixon, BelleBooks president and chief executive officer, at 11:45 a.m. at
Anderton's restaurant, 1901 Madison Ave. Cost is $13 for members, $16 for
non-members and $10 for students. Reservations are required. Call 373-1723 or
e-mail email@example.com for information.
The UrbanArt Commission hosts Workshop on Proposals
Part I Responding to RFPs and Applying to Public Art Projects at Universal
Art Gallery, 111 G.E. Patterson Ave. Arnold Thompson and Carol DeForest, both
of whom have been selected by project review committees for UAC projects, will
lead the workshop.
The Grant Center hosts a foundation forum featuring
Anna Kay Frueauff-Grace from the Charles A. Frueauff Foundation in Little Rock,
Ark. Frueauff-Grace will describe the foundations application process and
introduce participants to the foundations current programs and funding
opportunities. The workshop is 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Memphis Botanic
Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Cost is $60 for Grant Center members and $75 for
non-members. To register, visit www.grantcenter.org.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors luncheon
will take place at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The
speaker for the luncheon is Pat Halloran, Orpheum Theatre president. To
register, call 818-2444 at least 48 hours in advance. No-shows and walk-ups
will be charged $15.