VOL. 118 | NO. 198 | Monday, November 1, 2004
Mpact Memphis hosts networking event
Mpact Memphis Hosts Networking Event
Mpact Memphis presents Tap into Memphis at 6:30
p.m. at Brookhaven Pub & Grill, 695 W. Brookhaven Circle. The event is a
networking opportunity for college students and young professionals looking to
get tapped into Memphis job market and culture. Contact Jenny Howard at
Calvary Episcopal Church hosts Joyce Cobb with Cool
Heat 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 chicken a la king 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 Brooks Museum of Art hosts a
post-election party at 6 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The Living in
America party includes American art, contemporary film, hip-hop dance
demonstrations and a martini tasting. Call 544-6200.
The University of Memphis hosts Bioinformatics:
Today and Tomorrow at 5 p.m. at the FedEx Institute of Technology, 365
Innovation Drive. A reception precedes the lecture at 4 p.m. in the lobby. Dr.
Jim Cavalcoli, assistant director of the
bioinformatics group at Pfizer Global Research and Development, presents the
lecture. Call 678-2843.
Memphis City Council member Carol Chumney
hosts Coffee with Carol Chumney at 6 p.m. in the
meeting area at Galloway Golf Course, 3815 Walnut Grove Road. Call 576-6786.
The Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry hosts
its 2004 Tennessee Business Tax Seminar from 8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Thursday at
the Millennium Maxwell House Hotel, 2025 Metrocenter
Blvd. in Nashville. Topics to be covered include streamlined sales and use tax,
business tax and 2004 legislative updates, and recent court decisions that
affect tax administration. Cost is $199 for Tennessee Chamber members; $245 for
non-members. Visit www.tennessee.gov/revenue/chamber.pdf
or call (615) 256-5141 to register.
The University of Mississippi Center
for Continuing Legal Education presents the Mid-South Conference on
Estate Planning from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin
Ave. Cost is $235, or $75 for materials only. Call (662) 915-7283.
The National Kidney Foundation presents the 10th
annual Sip around the World Wine Tasting from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Memphis
Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Guests can sample more than 200 wines from 60
wineries around the world. Tickets are $50 in advance; $55 at the door. Call
WKNO presents its 14th annual Arts & Antiques
Auction from noon to 11 p.m. through Nov. 7 on WKNO/Channel 10. More than 500
pieces of art, antiques and collectibles will be included in the auction. For details,
The West Clinic presents Milestones: 25 Years
of Heroes at 7:30 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N.
Main St. The 25th anniversary event honors successes and survivors in the fight
against cancer. Admission is free, but reservations are required. Call
683-0055, Ext. 1241.
The Memphis Shelby County Public Library and Information
Center presents Boogie in the Books from 8 p.m. to midnight at the
Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The fund-raising event features food from
Memphis-area restaurants, live music, games and a silent auction. Cost is $50
per person. Call 415-2834 for more information.
The 5K Race for Education takes place at 12:30 p.m.
at Cameron Brown Park in Germantown. Cost is $20 per entrant and includes a
T-shirt. Memphis Runners Track Club members receive a $1 discount. Parents,
students and other runners can register at www.scs.k12.tn.us. Call Randy Baker