VOL. 121 | NO. 43 | Tuesday, February 21, 2006
The Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis presents "Empower Your Future with Financial Planning" today from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Community Foundation, 1900 Union Ave. Cost is $25, which includes lunch. Visit www.wfgm.org or contact Teresa Cheeks at 578-9346 to register.
Talk Shoppe presents "Staging a Home for Living or Leaving" Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, Myers Educational Center, 3693 Tyndale Road. The free seminar presented by Joan Johnston offers attendees advice on how to get top dollar when selling their homes. For more information, contact Jo Garner at 759-7808.
The Memphis BioWorks Development Council meets Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the University of Memphis Fogelman Executive Center, 330 Innovation Drive. Jim Phillips, president and CEO of Luminetx, is the guest speaker. Cost is $20. Contact Mike Demster at 543-3570.
The Memphis Regional Chamber holds a breakfast forum Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. University of Memphis president Dr. Shirley Raines is the guest speaker. Cost is $15 for members and $25 for non-members. Contact Tunga Lee at 543-3571 for more information.
Memphis City Council member Rickey Peete hosts a town hall meeting Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Ed Rice Community Center, 2907 N. Watkins St. Peete will address residents' concerns about fire, crime, traffic, code enforcement, parks, Environmental Court, the Memphis Area Transit Authority and the status of community projects and services. Call 574-6786 for more information.