VOL. 118 | NO. 178 | Monday, October 4, 2004
MBA Presents the Irving Younger Video Series
Shelby County Mayor Hosts Town Hall Meeting
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors Multi-Million Dollar
Club sponsors Professional Standards in the 21st Century from 9 a.m. to
noon at Germantown Performing Arts Centre, 1801 Exeter Road. The course is free
for MMDC members; $30 for non-members. Visit www.maar.org/ce/schedule.asp.
The Memphis Bar Association presents Credibility and
Cross Examination as a part of the Irving Younger video continuing legal
education seminars from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in the MBA conference room, One
Commerce Square, Suite 1050, in the NBC Bank Building. Cost is $90 for members,
$120 for non-members and $60 for non-attorneys and attendees not earning CLE
credit. Call 527-3573.
The Memphis Home Furnishing Association presents the
14th annual MIFA Classic Golf Tournament at 1:30 p.m. at Stonebridge Golf
Course, 3049 S. Davies Plantation Road. Cost is $95 per player; $380 per team.
Proceeds benefit MIFA. Call Kristen Posey at 529-4576.
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at City
Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786.
Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton Jr.
hosts a town hall meeting for Cordova from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Hope
Presbyterian Church, 8500 Walnut Grove Road. Contact Kevin Gallagher at
The University of Memphis Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music
hosts the University of Memphis Symphony Band at 7:30 p.m. at Harris Concert
Hall in the music building, 3775 Central Ave. Cost is $8, or $5 for senior
citizens and free for U of M students with ID. Call 678-2541.
The Greater Memphis Salvation Army Womens Auxiliary
presents its fall fund-raiser luncheon at 11 a.m. at Holiday Inn-University of
Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. A silent auction at 10:30 precedes the luncheon,
fashion show and program. Nancy Veldman is the featured
speaker. Cost is $35 per person; $350 for tables of 10. Call 543-8586.
The Memphis Bar Association presents Qualified
Domestic Relations Order: How to Avoid the Major Pitfalls from noon to 1 p.m.
at Waddell & Associates Inc., 5188 Wheelis Drive.
Kathy Williams, Waddell & Associates vice president and chief compliance
officer, is the guest speaker. Cost is $35 for MBA members; $45 for non-members;
and $25 for attendees not earning continuing legal education credit. Call
The Center City Commission Design Review Board meets
at 5 p.m. in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0555.
Friends for our Riverfront hosts a public meeting at
6:30 p.m. at the Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Contact Virginia McLean at
452-6833 for details.
The University of Memphis hosts Putting Race on the
Table: Equity in Education from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Holiday Inn-University of
Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The program led by Enid Lee, an internationally
known authority on the subject of equity in education, is designed to aid
teachers and administrators in developing skills to create and maintain equity-centered
classrooms. Registration is $35 per person and includes dinner. Call 678-5646
Rhodes College and Christian Brothers University
host the first Gandhi Nonviolence Conference through Oct. 9. The two-day event
is titled Teaching to Practice Gandhian Nonviolence:
Perspectives from Academics and Activists. The Rev. James Lawson Jr.,
architect in the struggle for equal rights during the 1950s and 1960s and a Gandhian nonviolence practitioner, is the keynote speaker.
Call 458-6701 for more information.
The Dutch Treat Luncheon begins at 12:30 p.m. at
Piccadilly Cafeteria, 5272 Mt. Moriah View Road. Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton Jr. is the guest speaker. Call 452-0345.