VOL. 122 | NO. 78 | Monday, April 30, 2007
The Engineers' Club of Memphis is holding its weekly meeting and lunch today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Greg Key of U.S. Pipe & Foundry Inc. will speak. The event is $12 and no reservations are required.
The City Council Committee biweekly meeting is held Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. at City Hall, 125 N. Main St. The City Council Chamber meeting is held at 3:30 p.m., also at City Hall.
Lifeblood is holding a public blood drive Tuesday from 9:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Shelby County Jury Commission, 157 Poplar Ave.
The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) holds its annual President's Luncheon Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The event is $25 for members and $30 for nonmembers. RSVP online at www.nawbomemphis.org or by calling 844-3738.
The Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South is hosting Talk Shoppe Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at its offices, 3693 Tyndale Drive. The topic is "Negotiating to Fruition: Winning the Right Way." The guest speaker is Daren Howard, managing partner in the Mid-South for Jerry Wilson & Associates LLC. For more information, call Jo Garner at 759-7808.
The Memphis Regional Chamber hosts a BioWorks Luncheon Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Dr. Miguel Sanjuan of the Department of Immunology at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, will speak on "Spanish Science Comes to Life in Memphis." Tickets are $25 for chamber members and $35 for nonmembers. To RSVP, call Brenda Montgomery at 543-3541.
The Design Review Board will hold a meeting Wednesday at 5 p.m. in the Center City Commission conference room at 114 N. Main St.
The Small Business Chamber hosts its monthly "Chamber in Action" open house event Thursday from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Velocity Sports, 7750 Trinity Road, Suite 110. New member orientation begins at 4:30 p.m. The event is free for members and $5 for guests. Call 259-1093 for more information.
MPACT Memphis holds its Community Involvement Committee Meeting Thursday from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Quetzal, 664 Union Ave. MPACT will plan its community service activities for the year. For more information or to RSVP, e-mail Audra Bares at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Memphis Farmers Market opens Saturday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pavilion at Central Station at G.E. Patterson Avenue and Front Street. Visit www.memphisfarmersmarket.org for more information.
The Small Business Chamber is hosting the Memphis Business Fair Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. at the Memphis Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The Business Expo, featuring 50 booths open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., is free and open to the public. The Membership Luncheon is from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and the Small Business Seminar will be held from 1 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. For information about cost and reserving booth space, call 259-1093 or visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com.