VOL. 118 | NO. 170 | Monday, September 20, 2004
MATCU Drives Down Illiteracy
Mpact Memphis Offers Mpact 101 Course
Memphis Area Teachers Credit Union sponsors a golf
tournament to drive down illiteracy rates in the Memphis area at 7:30 a.m. at
the Germantown Country Club, 1780 Kimbrough Road. Proceeds from the benefit go
to the Memphis Literacy Council. The entry fee is $100. Call 385-5200.
The Memphis Area
Association of Realtors presents AI Seminar: Evaluating Commercial
Construction from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. through Sept. 21 at the MAAR offices,
6393 Poplar Ave. The seminar offers an introduction to site and building
improvements for commercial buildings. Cost is $350 for AI members; $400 for
non-members. Call 218-0782 to register.
The Bartlett Area Chamber of Commerce presents Coffee
with the Ambassadors from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Guava Natural Market and
Deli, 1890 Berryhill Road. Admission is free. Call 372-9457.
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at City
Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786.
Mpact Memphis presents Mpact 101 from 6 p.m. to 8
p.m. at EmergeMemphis, 516 Tennessee St. The event
provides a crash course on what Mpact Memphis has to offer. Call 312-7760.
The Memphis Regional Chamber presents a chamber
orientation meeting from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the chamber offices, 22 N.
Front St, Suite 200. Contact Tunga Lee at 543-3571.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors presents
Tempo Fundamentals from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the MAAR offices, 6393 Poplar
Ave. Call 818-2455.
The Center City Commission board of directors meets
at noon in the CCC boardroom, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0542.
The Memphis Advertising Federation meets at 11:30
a.m. at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Roxanne Cooper,
director of sales and marketing for the Association of Alternative Weeklies, is
the guest speaker. Cooper will discuss the impact of influentials, or agenda setters, on the print and
broadcast media. Admission is free for AdFed members; $25 for non-members. Call
725-6231 for reservations.
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art and
Memphis Symphony Orchestra present Music in the Galleries at 6:30 p.m. at
the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. An Impressionist Eye: Painting and Sculpture from
the Philip and Janice Levin Foundation will be on exhibit. Cost is $20 for
members; $25 for non-members. Contact Theresa McCarthy at 544-6219 for
The International Phoenix Group hosts Dr. William Glasser from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Conference
Center, 2490 Mt. Moriah Road. Glasser, known for his
choice theory, discusses his thinking on reality therapy and choice theory.
Cost is $95 and includes lunch. Call (866) 429-6884 to register.
The Memphis Bar Association presents a Federal
Practice Seminar from 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. in the Hernando DeSoto Room at The
Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Registration begins at 1:15 p.m. Cost is $90 for
members; $120 for non-members. Call 527-3573.
Cinema Memphis presents The Magic and Humanity: A
Celebration of the Amazing Films of Powell and Pressburger
through Sept. 26 at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St.
Fully restored 35mm film prints of films from Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger will be shown.
Call 496-5433 or visit www.cinemamemphis.org.
The American Diabetes Association sponsors the Walk
for Diabetes at 9 a.m. at Poplar Plaza. Call (888) DIABETES or visit
www.diabetes.org/walk for more information.
The University of Memphis Rudi E. Sheidt
School of Music presents Fundamentally French at 4 p.m. at Idlewild Presbyterian Church, 1750 Union Ave. Admission is
free. Call 678-3766.