VOL. 119 | NO. 112 | Monday, June 27, 2005
SBA Presents Community Express Loan Workshops
SBA Offers Community Express Loan Workshops
The U.S. Small Business Administration and Service
Corps of Retired Executives, or SCORE, present
Community Express Loan Workshops at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. at the Renaissance
Center, 555 Beale St. The free workshops offer information on how to
effectively finance a new or existing business. Anyone interested in applying
for a loan must provide a copy of his or her drivers license, Social Security
number, evidence of LPRA status if not a U.S. citizen and federal tax
identification number, as well as a business checkbook. Call (615) 736-5881,
Ext. 247 or 232, for reservations or more information.
The Stax Museum of American Soul Music hosts
National Black Music Month: Ann Peebles from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the museum,
located at 926 E. McLemore Ave. Admission is free for members; $20 for
non-members. Call 942-7685 for more information.
The Memphis chapter of the Southern Christian Leadership
Conference presents a TennCare unity rally and informational meeting at 7
p.m. at Annesdale Cherokee Missionary Baptist Church, 2960 Kimball Ave. The
purpose of the meeting is to provide an update on the status of the TennCare
program and to assist enrollees in filling out applications for the state-run
health care program. Contact Dr. Dwight R. Montgomery or Johnny Williams at
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council
hosts a Designations Forum from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the MAAR offices at
6393 Poplar Ave. The forum, Commercial Designations-Are They Really Worth It?
features representatives from the Appraisal Institute, Certified Commercial
Investment Members and the Institute of Real Estate Management. For more
information, call 818-2428.
The Memphis Bar Association presents The Attorney
Client Fee Agreement-Why Put It in Writing at 11:45 a.m. in the MBA conference
room of the SunTrust Bank Building, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050. Call
527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
The Memphis Public Library and Information Center
presents Experience Southern Writing with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Rick
Bragg at 7 p.m. at the Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Bragg won the
Pulitzer while working as a reporter for the New York Times. The program is
free. Call 415-2700 for more information.
Main Street Collierville hosts Mercedes Knights in
the Sunset on the Square Summer Concert Series from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on
Colliervilles historic town square. Mercedes Knights is a 17-piece big band
with a varied repertoire, including standards, swing, jump n jive, and big
band jazz. The event is free. For more information, call 853-1666 or visit
Miss Cordelias, a neighborhood grocery in Harbor
Town, hosts a grand opening celebration from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 737 Harbor
Bend Road. Samples of freshly baked goods, grilled meats and sweet treats from
the stores bakery will be offered at the event. For more information, call
AutoZone Park hosts legendary musicians Bob Dylan and
Willie Nelson in a concert to benefit the Memphis Redbirds Baseball Foundation
at 5:30 p.m. at the ballpark, located at Third Street and Union Avenue. The
Green Cards are the opening act. Cost is $49.50. Call 721-6050 or visit
www.memphisredbirds.com for ticket information.
Libertyland hosts its 30th anniversary celebration
from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. through July 4 at the theme park, located at 940 Early
Maxwell Blvd. Special anniversary admission is $10 for unlimited rides and
entertainment. Visit www.libertyland.com for more information.
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at City
Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786.