VOL. 118 | NO. 156 | Monday, August 30, 2004
Memphis Regional Chamber Hosts Speaker Series
Jack Belz Speaks to Chamber Leaders
The Memphis Regional Chamber presents a board
leadership luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pink Palace Museum, 3050
Central Ave. Jack Belz, chairman and chief executive officer of Belz
Enterprises, is the guest speaker. For more information, contact Tunga Lee at
The Mid-South Investors Association meets from 7 p.m.
to 8:30 p.m. in meeting room C of the Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Contact
Deborah Murdock at 861-6556.
Ten Memphis arts organizations calling themselves The ARTeries (Were So Vein) host a community blood drive
from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Opera Memphis, 6745 Wolf River Parkway. The event
includes live musical performances. Call 529-6341.
The Germantown Area Chamber of Commerce hosts
Business After Hours from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at French
Riviera Spa, 2005 Exeter. Contact Judy Simerson at
755-1200 for more information.
The Health, Educational and Housing Facility Board
meets at noon in the HEHFB conference room, 65 Union Ave., Suite 1120. Contact
John Baker at 527-6400 for details.
The Greater Memphis Arts Council and other area arts
organizations recognize Memphis state legislators for funds the General
Assembly provides to the Tennessee Arts Commission from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
at Opera Memphis, 6745 Wolf River Parkway. Activities include performances by
Ballet Memphis, Playhouse on the Square, Opera Memphis and the Memphis
Symphony. Call 578-ARTS for more information.
The Center City Commission Design Review Board meets
at 5 p.m. in the commissions conference room, 114 N.
Main Street. Call 575-0555 for more information.
Mpact Memphis hosts a Toastmasters meeting at 6 p.m.
at EmergeMemphis, 516 Tennessee St. Call 312-7760.
The Memphis Regional Chamber presents the Passport to
Export Series from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the FedEx Chamber boardroom, 22 N. Front
St., Suite 200. Workshop covers export marketing, legal considerations, government
resources and more. Cost is $100 for
members; $125 for non-members. Contact Phil Johnson or Beverly Davis at
543-3547 for more information.
The Germantown Area Chamber of Commerce Board of
Directors meets at 8 a.m. at the chamber offices, 2195 S. Germantown Road. Call
755-1200 for more information.
The Memphis Regional Chamber hosts a campaign rewards
session from noon to 1 p.m. at DoubleTree Hotel, 5069
Sanderlin Ave. Contact Tunga Lee at 543-3571 for details.
The Riverfront Walking Club meets at 5:30 p.m. in the
second parking lot of Greenbelt Park on Island Drive. A qualified instructor
will be on hand to monitor walkers performance and improvement. This event is
free. Call 576-7237 for more information.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors hosts
Reversing the Dreaded Termination: Making the Most of the Worst Situations
from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at MAAR offices, 6393 Poplar Ave. Call 218-8221.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
hosts the Latina Memphis Fiesta from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at AutoZone Park, 200
Union Ave. There will be music, dance, a parade of Latin American nations and
food from several regions. Call 366-5882 for more information.
The second annual Chick-Fil-A
5K begins at 9 a.m. in front of the AutoZone Inc. headquarters, 123 S.
Front St. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. in the entry plaza of AutoZone Park.
Proceeds from the race benefit Junior Achievement. Call 366-7800.