VOL. 121 | NO. 229 | Tuesday, November 28, 2006
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) offers a free tax preparer seminar today from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Public Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Attendees will hear from speakers from the IRS, the U.S Department of Treasury and the Social Security Administration. For more information, visit www.irs.gov.
Talk Shoppe presents "Tips for Home & Personal Security During the Holidays" Wednesday at 9 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale St. Drew Trapnell, president of National Certified Alarms (NCA) USA Inc., and Joanne Nichols, local representative for NCA USA, are the guest speakers. For more information, call Talk Shoppe sponsor Jo Garner at 759-7808.
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners Ad Hoc Committees will meet Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Shelby County Administration Building, 4th floor conference room at 160 N. Main St. For specific times for each committee, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence (ANE) offers "Researching Grant Funding" Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 606 S. Mendenhall Road, Ste. 108. Cost is $65 for members and $99 for non-members. Call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
The Friends of the Memphis Public Library will hold a discard book sale Thursday through Dec. 2 at the Cossitt Branch Library, 33 S. Front St. Paperback books will be sold for as little as 25 cents and hardback books will go for $2. Proceeds from the sale benefit the Memphis Public Library & Information Center. For more information, call 415-2700.
The Memphis Landmarks Commission meets Thursday at 5 p.m. in council chambers at City Hall, 125 N. Main St. For an agenda or more information, call 576-7191.