VOL. 119 | NO. 60 | Monday, April 4, 2005
Chamber, Technology Council Host Speed Meeting
The National Ornamental Metal Museum presents a
commemoration ceremony and candlelight vigil for the 37th anniversary of the
assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the
museum, 450 Mulberry St. Call 521-9699.
Mpact Memphis hosts Tap into Memphis at 6:30 p.m.
at Brookhaven Pub & Grill, 695 W. Brookhaven Circle. Contact Jenny Howard
The Millington Chamber of Commerce hosts its monthly
membership meeting from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Old Timers Restaurant, 7918
Centre St. Call 872-1486.
Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women hosts Pain, Pain
Go Away from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the hospital, 6225 Humphreys Blvd. Cost is
free. Call 227-8478 or (800) 4BAPTIST.
The University of Memphis River City Writers Series
welcomes author John Dufresne at 8 p.m. in Room 123
of the Fogelman Executive Center, 330 Innovation Drive. The event is free. Call
678-2651 or visit www.memphis.edu/rivercitywriters.
The Memphis Technology Council and Memphis
Regional Chamber present a speed meeting from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the
Cockeyed Camel, 6080 Primacy Parkway. Cost is $15 for members; $25 for
non-members. Contact Beverly Davis at 543-3547 or email@example.com.
The Building Owners and Managers Association of
Memphis meets at noon at the East Memphis Hilton, 5069 Sanderlin Ave. Shelby
County Mayor A C Wharton Jr. is the guest speaker. Cost is free for members;
$25 for non-members. Call 218-8221 for reservations.
The Germantown Area Chamber of Commerce board of
directors meets at 8 a.m. at the chamber, 2195 S. Germantown Road. Call
The University of Memphis
hosts Great Conversations at 5:30 p.m. at the University Club, 1346 Central
Ave. The event begins with a reception and is followed by dinner and discussion.
Participants can choose from among 26 topics. Cost is $75. Call 678-1335 or
e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art presents the third
annual Art of Good Taste at 6:30 p.m. at the Madison Hotel, 79 Madison Ave. The
event features a five-course dinner and a selection of fine wines. Tickets cost
$150. Call 544-6219 for reservations.
eWomenNetwork sponsors an
accelerated networking meeting from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Memphis Cook
Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Laura Campbell, president of the Womens
Show Series, is the guest speaker. Cost is $35 for members; $45 for
non-members. Call (704) 549-0665 or visit www.ewomennetwork.com to register.
The Grant Center presents A Look at Corporate
Funding at 9 a.m. at the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis,
1900 Union Ave. Presenters include Barnes & Noble, First Tennessee, Hilton
Hotels and SunTrust. Cost is $60 for members; $75 for non-members. Call
Sunday on South Main begins at 11 a.m. in the South
Main Arts District. Attendees can peruse shops and galleries and enjoy brunch
in restaurants along South Main Street. Admission is free. Visit www.southmainmemphis.org.
Opera Memphis presents soprano Kallen
Esperian in concert at 3 p.m. at the Clark Opera
Memphis Center, 6745 Wolf River Parkway. Admission is $30 per person; $50 per
couple. Call 257-3100 or visit www.operamemphis.org for ticket information.
The Building Owners and Managers Association presents
the 2005 Southern Region Conference through April 17 at The Peabody, 149 Union
Ave. For details, call 218-8221 or visit www.bomamemphis.com.