VOL. 122 | NO. 239 | Monday, December 17, 2007
The Memphis Bar Foundation's Annual Benjamin L. Hooks Luncheon will be held today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of The Peabody Hotel, 149 Union Ave. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia will be the featured speaker and will receive the Benjamin L. Hooks Award. R.S.V.P. to Anne Fritz at 527-3573 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Engineers' Club of Memphis will meet today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Patrick Smith of SSR Inc. will speak about "The Walnut Grove Roadway Project." The event is $20 and no reservations are required.
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners will meet today at 1:30 p.m. in the first-floor chambers of the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon in Ballroom B of the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Lunch is $18 per person, and reservations are required. This week's topic is the Liberty Bowl program. Contact Taylor Hughes at 526-1318 or email@example.com.
INSOUTH Bank will host Charlie Fewell, president of Charlie Fewell & Associates Inc., who will present a Stress Reduction Workshop Tuesday from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at INSOUTH Bank, 5299 Poplar Ave. The workshop is designed to improve skills in connecting and communicating with others in a business environment. To register, call Fewell's office at 662-895-1171 or 262-1962.
The Black Business Association of Memphis will host its Holiday Open House and monthly membership meeting Tuesday at 6 p.m. at 555 Beale St. For more information or to R.S.V.P., call Roby Williams at 526-9300 or visit www.bbamemphis.org.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold an Alliance Member Orientation Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the alliance offices, 606 S. Mendenhall Road, Suite 108. The event is free. For additional information, contact April DeBerry at 684-6605 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Center City Development Corp. will meet Wednesday at 9 a.m. at the Center City Commission offices, 114 N. Main St. The Center City Development Corp. Policy Review Committee also will meet immediately following the CCDC meeting. For more information, contact Dawn Vinson at 575-0555 or email@example.com.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. The topic is "Tax Savings Tips for 2007 & 2008" with Mark McBryde. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Jo Garner at 759-7808.