VOL. 119 | NO. 137 | Tuesday, August 2, 2005
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. today at City Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786.
Project Management Institute of Memphis meets from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today in the Thomas Center at Christian Brothers University, 650 East Parkway S. Brian Athow, manager of FedEx Services, is the guest speaker. Cost is $5. Visit www.pmimemphis.org.
The Center City Commission Design Review Board meets at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540.
The Greater Memphis Arts Council presents a free grant workshop for applicants interested in Arts Build Communities cultural project funding at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Arts Council office at 8 S. Third St., Suite 300. Contact Emily Patterson at 578-2787, Ext. 250, or epatterson@mem
BankTennessee and the Memphis area legal community sponsor "Get the Words Out," an event aimed at providing new dictionaries for Memphis City Schools students, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at BankTennessee branches at 150 Court Ave. and 5540 Poplar Ave. During those times, donations of dictionaries will be accepted for students in the MCS system. Dr. Carol Johnson, MCS superintendent, will attend the Downtown event and school board president Wanda Halbert and board vice president Sara Lewis will attend the Poplar event. The dictionaries will be presented to students on the first day of school. Call 316-2180 for details.