VOL. 122 | NO. 15 | Thursday, January 25, 2007
eWomenNetwork holds an accelerated networking meeting today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. Susan Kyles, executive director for Dress for Success, is the guest speaker. Marybeth Conley, host of News Channel 3 Live @ 9, is the guest hostess. Admission is $55. Call 210-9582 for more information.
The Memphis Public Library and Information Center presents "E-Commerce for Small Business Owners" today at 7 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The workshop will be conducted by accountant Barry Reifler, retired chief financial officer of MicroTel International Inc., who will discuss how to expand businesses through electronic commerce. Call 415-2700 for details.
The Regions Bank Small Business Resource Center offers a "Pre-Business Planning Workshop" today from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Regions Bank, 6200 Poplar Ave. The free workshop will cover all the steps in starting or buying a business. Space is limited. Call Matthew Shirley at 580-5410 for reservations.
The Art Museum of the University of Memphis holds an opening reception for the 24th Annual Juried Student Exhibition Friday from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 142 Communication and Fine Arts Building. Call 678-2224 or visit www.amum.org for more details.
The National Kidney Foundation of West Tennessee presents its annual Chocolate Fantasy event Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Oak Court Mall. Tickets are $16 in advance and can be purchased at Chick-fil-A, TCBY and Dinstuhl's. Tickets are $18 on the day of the event. Call 683-6185 for more information.
Colors Model Agency Inc. is holding a model search Saturday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Laurelwood Shopping Center on Poplar Avenue between Grove Park Road and Perkins Road Extended. Colors Agency seeks models with a serious interest in modeling in Memphis, as well as in national and international markets for its New Faces division. The search is open to any anyone between the ages of 13 and 60. Applicants should bring two recent photos that do not need to be returned. The agency also is looking for actors and asks candidates to bring headshots and resumes. For more information, call Jo Bracey at 726-9300.