VOL. 117 | NO. 93 | Monday, May 12, 2003
Calendar of events May 12-18
Calendar of events May 12-18
Network of Memphis meets at 5:30 p.m. at the Hilton,
5069 Sanderlin Ave. Dinner is $21.
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. meets at 9 a.m.
at the Crump Building, 114 N. Main St.
As part of the Dr. Sam P. Patterson Library Seminar
Series at Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women, 6225 Humphreys Blvd., Dr.
Manoj Jain of BMH-Memphis will discuss research conducted
nationally to determine if praying, going to church or participating in
spiritual activities improves the health of patients undergoing heart bypass
surgery. The event runs from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Reservations can be made
24 hours a day at 227-8478. Space is limited.
The Memphis Credit & Bankruptcy Collaborative
quarterly meeting begins at 3 p.m. at The Community Foundation, 1900 Union Ave.
The event is sponsored by the RISE (Responsibility, Initiative, Solutions,
Empowerment) Foundation. For information, call coordinator David Williams,
The Memphis-Shelby County Public Librarys Adult
Enrichment Series continues this month with a discussion by Arun Gandhi and
Rhodes College professor Daniel Cullen on the origins of conflict. The lecture
begins at 6:30 p.m. in the meeting rooms at the Central Library, 3030 Poplar
Ave. Refreshments are included in the $10 admission. For information, call
415-2842 or visit www.memphislibrary.org.
ResortQuest Internationals annual meeting begins at
9 a.m. at Embassy Suites, 1022 S. Shady Grove Road. Shareholders will elect
directors to serve on the board until the next annual meeting and appoint the
company's auditors for the next year.
Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants technical lunch meeting
is 11:45 a.m. at Napa Cafe, 5101 Sanderlin Ave. Rita Sparks of Sparks Cos. Inc.
is the guest speaker. The cost is $20 for members and guests.
The Poplar-Ridgeway Kiwanis Club sponsors its $1
Million Hole-In-One Shootout Club May 15-17 at Bogeys Golf & Family
Entertainment Center, 7600 Fischer Steel Road. Presented by Union Planters
Bank, the event raises money for Hope House, which serves children affected by
HIV and AIDS. For information, call 757-2649.
The Arts Bridges Spring Garden Show and Sale opening
reception runs from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750
Cherry Road. Show hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. through May 18. Proceeds benefit
Arts Bridge, a Bridges youth program. For details, call 452-5600.
The Memphis Area Technology Council and Christian
Brothers University host the Memphis Area Engineering and Sciences
Conference from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at CBU. Discussion topics include Memphis
opportunity to become a biomedical center. Registration postmarked by May 9 is
$200. Late registration is $250. For information, visit
The BellSouth/FedEx Golf Classic begins at 8 a.m. and
1 p.m. at Ridgeway Country Club, 9800 Poplar Ave. This years hole-in-one prize
is a new car from Chuck Hutton Chevrolet. The entry fee is $150 per person or
$600 per team. For information on playing or sponsorships, call the
Collierville Chamber of Commerce, 853-1949.
The 16th annual Girls Inc. Celebration Luncheon
honoring outstanding women and girls in the community runs from 11:30 a.m. to
1:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. This
years She Knows Where Shes Going award honorees are Dr. Lisa Jennings,
Gayle Powelson and LaVerne Francis Reid.
The 17th annual Risk and Insurance Management Society
Inc.s golf tournament at Southwind is limited to the first 120 paid
registrants. Golfers will receive a box lunch. A reception and awards dinner
will follow the tournament.