VOL. 122 | NO. 227 | Thursday, November 29, 2007
The Memphis Regional Chamber will hold its monthly Breakfast Forum today from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at The Peabody Hotel, 149 Union Ave. Carolyn Hardy, owner of Chism Hardy Enterprises Inc., will be the speaker. For more information, contact Ericka Milford at firstname.lastname@example.org or 543-3518.
Motorola/Symbol and ADC Integrated Systems Inc. will present "Mobile Computing and Wireless Data Collection Solutions for the Warehousing and Manufacturing Industries" today from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Memphis Hilton hotel, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Lunch will be served at noon. Registration is required for lunch and can be made by calling 327-9946, Ext. 101, or e-mailing email@example.com.
The Center City Commission Traffic and Transportation Committee will meet today at 2 p.m. in the CCC offices, 114 N. Main St.
Family Services of the Mid-South will present an HIV/AIDS symposium Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Memphis Marriott East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., is the keynote speaker. The event is free and open to the public. To register, visit www.fsmidsouth.org.
Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region will offer free HIV testing and counseling in recognition of World AIDS Day Friday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Orange Mound Community Services Center, 2572 Park Ave.
The Memphis Bar Association will hold a continuing legal education seminar titled "Understanding Workplace Conflict" Friday from 1:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. at the MBA conference room, 80 Monroe Ave., Suite 220. Visit www.memphisbar.org for more information.
The Memphis Arts Collective will hold an opening night preview party for its "Made in Memphis Holiday Artist Market" Friday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 2151 Central Ave. The market will run Saturday through Dec. 24, Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 388-2871.
The Conservation Design Forum (CDF) will present "Design for Sustainable Systems" Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, 1934 Poplar Ave. The CDF is working in conjunction with the Mississippi River Corridor and Shelby County Government to present the public forum and lecture. The event is free and open to the public.
The Shelby Farms Park Conservancy will host a forum to collect community input from Memphis youth about the future of the park Saturday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Shelby Farms Park Visitors Center. For more information, call 767-PARK or visit www.shelbyfarmspark.org.
Rhodes College will host a display from the AIDS Memorial Quilt in recognition of World AIDS Day on Saturday. Twenty blocks of the quilt will be on display at Rhodes from noon to 4 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom of the Bryan Campus Life Center. For more information, visit www.aidsquilt.org.
The Animal Protection Association of Memphis will hold an animal-themed art auction and party, "Cattails and Houn d'oeuvres," Sunday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Balinese Ballroom at 330 N. Main St. Auction items will include oil paintings, wine baskets, hotel packages and other gifts. Auction party tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door, and can be purchased at www.spaymemphis.com. For more information, call Barbara Standing at 210-1328.