VOL. 121 | NO. 60 | Thursday, March 16, 2006
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors presents "GRI 2: Smart Marketing" today through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at MAAR, 6393 Poplar Ave. Cost is $195 for members and $225 for non-members. Call 685-2100 or visit www.maar.org for more information.
The Memphis Public Library and Information Center offers "How to Start and Finance a Small Business" today at 6:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The Small Business Administration's assistant district director Saundra A. Jackson will discuss the finer points of starting a business, writing a business plan and obtaining financing. Call 415-2700 for more information.
The Downtown Neighborhood Association holds its general membership meeting today at 6:30 p.m. in the second floor Heritage Ballroom of the Downtown Marriott, 250 N. Main St. Rey Flemings, president of the Memphis Music Foundation, is the guest speaker. Call 527-DNA1.
National Seminars Group presents "Design and Page Layout Skills" Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Radisson Inn Airport, 2411 Winchester Road. Attendees will learn tips, tricks and shortcuts for creating better-looking documents. Cost is $199. Call (800) 258-7246 or visit www.nationalseminarstraining.com for details or to register.
The Center for Southern Folklore holds a fund-raising concert featuring folk performers Robin and Linda Williams Sunday at 7 p.m. at the center, 119 S. Main St. Tickets are $15 in advance and $18 the day of the show. Golden Circle tickets, which cost $25, are the best seats in the house. Call 525-3655 or visit www.southernfolklore.com for reservations or more information.