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VOL. 119 | NO. 75 | Monday, May 2, 2005

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MAAR Commercial Council Hosts Educational Session

May 3

The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at City Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786.

 

May 4

The Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council presents Avoiding Landmines in Build-to-Suit Lease Transactions from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the MAAR offices, 6393 Poplar Ave. Cost is free for members; $20 for non-members. Call 685-2100 to register.

 

The Center City Commission Design Review Board meets at 5 p.m. in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540.

 

The Memphis Regional Chamber and Humana sponsor a board mixer from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. For more information, contact Sally Minor Cook at 543-3546 or scook@memphischamber.com.

 

The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art and Memphis in May host an evening of Irish music, dance, food and fun from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. Admission is free for members; $5 for non-members. Call 544-6200.

 

May 5

The Association of Fundraising Professionals meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Montesi Room at Christian Brothers University, 650 East Parkway S. Dr. Hilliard L. Lackey, director of alumni affairs at Jackson State University, is the guest speaker. Cost is $15 for members; $25 for non-members. Call 255-1705 or visit www.afpmemphis.org/calendar.htm for reservations.

 

The Metropolitan Planning Organizations Engineering Technical Committee meets from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Regional Services office, 1075 Mullins Station Road. Call 576-6601.

 

The Mid-South Area Pulmonary Hypertension Support Group meets at 6 p.m. at Ryans Steak House in Bartlett, 6105 Stage Road. Contact Barbara Thompson at 266-0507 for more information.

 

Memphis Theological Seminary hosts Ghana theologian Mercy Oduyoye at 7 p.m. at Idlewild Presbyterian Church, 1750 Union Ave. Oduyoye presents a lecture that examines womens roles in Africa and how African women have helped one another find their voice in an oppressive culture. Call 458-8232.

 

May 6

The Grant Center presents Grant Writing 101 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday at the Assisi Foundation of Memphis, 515 Erin Drive. Cost is $75 for members; $99 for non-members. Call 684-6605.

 

The 47th annual Our Big Fat Greek Festival runs from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. through May 7 at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 573 N. Highland St. Tickets are $10 in advance and $14 the day of the event. Call 327-8177 or visit www.its-greek-to-me.org.

 

The Association for Women Attorneys presents Practice and Procedure in Civil Court from noon to 2 p.m. in the Supreme Court Room on the third floor of the Shelby County Courthouse, 140 Adams Ave. Lunch is provided for attendees who pay in advance. Cost is $60. For more information, contact Susan Wilson at 545-4022.

 

May 7

The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art present its Grand Auction 2005 at 5:30 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The auction wraps up the museums Art of Good Taste series of events. Cost is $125. Call 544-6209 for reservations.

 

The Memphis Symphony Orchestra and Celtic ensemble Cherish the Ladies present a concert at 8 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 225 N. Main St. Tickets run from $10 to $80 and can be purchased by calling the MSO box office at 324-3627 or visiting the office at 3100 Walnut Grove Road, Suite 501.

 

May 8

The South Main Association presents Celebrate Mothers Day at Sunday in South Main beginning at 11 a.m. Many South Main galleries and shops will feature special promotions and sidewalk sales. For more information, visit www.southmainmemphis.org.

 

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 0 331 19,904
MORTGAGES 0 391 23,305
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 83 8,387
BUILDING PERMITS 0 338 40,366
BANKRUPTCIES 1 232 13,336
BUSINESS LICENSES 0 76 6,213
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 0 125 13,120
MARRIAGE LICENSES 0 94 4,936

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