VOL. 117 | NO. 150 | Monday, August 25, 2003
Calendar of Events August 25-31
Calendar of Events August 25-31
The Society of Entrepreneurs offers a lunch and
discussion with Dr. Scott Morris at noon at the Hope and Healing Center, 1111
Union Ave. Cost is $20. Call 682-9920 or visit www.societyofentrepreneurs.com.
The Memphis Bar Association hosts Tell Me About
Workers Comp: A Second Bite of the Apple, from noon to 1 p.m. in the MBA
conference room, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050. Registration begins at 11:45
a.m. Speaker is Angela Merideth. Cost is $30 for MBA members, $40 for
non-members and $20 for non-attorneys or those who dont need continuing legal
education credit. Call 527-3573.
Lick the Toad hosts a Toad Educational Seminar from 6
p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Hartwell Center for Bioinformatics and Biotechnology at
St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 332 N. Parkway. Visit www.thetoad.org
The Memphis Regional Chamber offers a chamber
orientation from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at its office, 22 N. Front St., Suite 200.
The event is open to new and existing members. Call Tunga Lee at 543-3571.
The Memphis Regional Chamber hosts a breakfast forum
from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave.
Guest speaker is Shelby County Sheriff Mark Luttrell. Cost is $15 for chamber
members and $25 for non-members. Call Tunga Lee at 543-3571, or register online
at www.memphischamber.com through Aug. 25.
The Memphis-Shelby County Public Library offers a
landscaping seminar, Designing Around Obstacles, from 11 a.m. to noon at the
Cossitt Branch, 33 S. Front St. The class covers gardening in an urban
environment. Cost is free. Call 526-1712.
The Collierville Chamber of Commerce hosts the third
annual Willard Ewing Golf Classic at 1 p.m. at Windyke Country Club, 8535
Winchester Road. Lunch and registration begin at 11 a.m. Cost is $125 per
person or $500 per foursome. Proceeds benefit Collierville Alzheimers Day Care
Center. Call 854-1200.
Viking Culinary Arts Center presents a hands-on
class, Dinner for a Dozen, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at its facility, 119 S. Main
St., Suite 600. The theme is Italian food, including artichoke lasagna and
Italian cream torte. Cost is $99. Call 578-5822.
The South Main Association hosts its monthly Art
Trolley Tour from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Visitors can enjoy free trolley rides,
refreshments and entertainment and visit shops and galleries along South Main
Street. Visit www.southmainmemphis.org.
The Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main St., presents Gone
With the Wind at 7:15 p.m. as part of the 2003 Bank of America Summer Classic
Movie Series. A trivia contest, classic cartoon and organ concert will precede
the movie. Cost is $6 for adults and $5 for children and seniors. Call 525-7800
or visit www.orpheum-memphis.com.
The Ground Water Institute of the University of
Memphis hosts a discussion about Mid-South water resources at 3 p.m. in Room
226 of the Ned R. McWherter Library on the U of M campus. Discussion topics
include the development of the Memphis water supply since the 1800s, geology
and water treatment. The event is free. Call Dr. Brian Waldron at 678-3913 or
Dr. Stephanie Ivey at 678-4055.
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art presents In the
Spirit of Martin: The Living Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through Nov.
9. Admission is free for members and children 6 and under, $6 for adults, $5
for seniors over 65 and $2 for students. Call 544-6200.
The Daily News offices will be closed Sept. 1 for the
Labor Day holiday. We will reopen Sept. 2 during normal business hours, 8:30
a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tennessee Small Business Development
Centers-International Trade Center hosts session one of the Passport to
International Trade Seminar Series 2003 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 4 at
the Memphis Regional Chamber, 22 N. Front St., Suite 200. On-site registration
begins at 8 a.m. A second session will be held Sept. 11. Cost for each session
is $100; cost for both is $195. Call Phil Johnson at 543-3563 or the ITC at
678-4174, or visit www.itc-tsbdc.org.
The Memphis Zoo hosts Zoo Rendezvous from 7 p.m. to
11 p.m. at its facility, 2000 Prentiss Place. The theme is Come Party In Our
Neck of the Woods. The event is open to zoo members over age 21 only. Cost is
$200 per person. Call 333-6757 or visit www.memphiszoo.org.