VOL. 118 | NO. 188 | Monday, October 18, 2004
Small Business Empowerment Association Hosts Forum
Small Business Group Hosts Forum
The Small Business Empowerment Association presents Business
@ the Next Level at 6:30 p.m. at the University of Memphis
FedEx Institute of Technology, 365 Innovation Drive. Topics include securing
start-up money, finding operating capital and managing cash flow. Admission is
free, but seating is limited. Call 546-0607.
The Society for Human Resource Management meets at
11:30 a.m. at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Speakers include
John Vines, Larry Cox, Susan Stephenson and David Stevens. Call 537-8022.
The Memphis Bar Association presents Collection of
Attorney Fees from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. at 6750 Poplar Ave., Room 517.
Registration begins at noon. Call 527-3573.
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at City
Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786.
The National Association of Women in Construction
meets at 6 p.m. at Andertons Restaurant, 1901 Madison
Ave. Cost is $20. Contact Marie Kohn at 372-7502 for reservations.
The American Red Cross presents a community health
and safety training course from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Tennessee Technology
Center at Covington, 1600 U.S. Highway 51 South. The course covers adult CPR
and first aid. Cost is $45. To register, contact the American Red Cross at
Calvary Episcopal Church hosts Di
Anne Price and Her Boyfriends at 12:05 p.m. at the church, 102 N. Second St. The
free concert is part of Calvary and the Arts 2004. A lunch of beef stroganoff
prepared by Calvary executive chef Emmett Bell follows the concert for $6. Lunch tickets are available at the door. Call
525-6602, Ext. 102.
The Memphis Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society
presents a lunchtime discussion titled Property Rights and Public Uses: The
Possible Implications of Kelo V. City New London and
Local Perspectives on Riverfront Development from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at
Buckleys Restaurant, 117 Union Ave. Call 526-0431 for reservations.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors presents a Tempo
Mapping class from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the MAAR offices,
6393 Poplar Ave. Admission is free for MAAR members. Call 818-2455 to register.
The Downtown Neighborhood Association meets at 6:30
p.m. at Bridges, 477 N. Fifth St. Jim Boyd, executive director of Bridges, is
the guest speaker. For more information, call 527-DNA1 or visit
The Grant Center hosts Dr. Craig Russon,
evaluation manager for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at
Mid-South Independent Electrical Contractors, 2814 Stage Center Drive. Cost is
$75 for Grant Center members; $99 for non-members. Call 684-6605 or visit
The University of Memphis marks the opening of the
Center for the Study of Rhetoric and Applied Communications with a
mini-conference from 9:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Room 123 of the Fogelman Executive
Center, 330 Innovation Drive. Call 678-2565.
The Susan G. Komen Breast
Cancer Foundations 2004 Memphis Mid-South Race for the Cure 5K co-ed
run/walk takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. at The Shops of Saddle Creek
at Poplar Avenue and Farmington Boulevard in Germantown. Proceeds support the
foundations mission to eradicate breast cancer as a life threatening disease.
The Memphis Shelby County Public Library &
Information Center presents Meet Mr. Crump from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the
Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The Crump Symposium is being held in
conjunction with the opening of the E.H. Crump Collection at the library. Call