VOL. 123 | NO. 73 | Monday, April 14, 2008
The Engineers' Club of Memphis Inc. will meet today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The cost is $12 and no reservations are required. Mike Glasgow, regional engineer at Uni-Bell PVC Pipe Association, will speak about "Deep Burial of PVC Gravity Sewer."
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive today from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Job Corp Services Memphis, 1555 McAlister Drive.
The Memphis chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet today at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select East, Poplar Avenue at Interstate 240. The cost is $20. Reservations should be made to Sharon Gardner at 752-6213 or email@example.com.
The Eclectic Eye will hold its annual sale today through Saturday at its Midtown boutique, 242 S. Cooper St. A portion of all proceeds will benefit Central High School.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon in the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Dr. Pat Wall, chancellor of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, is the featured speaker. The cost is $18 per person and reservations can be made by contacting Taylor Hughes at 526-1318 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Memphis chapter of Financial Executives International will hold its monthly dinner Tuesday at 6 p.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. William E. Troutt, president of Rhodes College, will be the featured speaker. Reservations are required. For more information, contact thomas Branyon at 433-8074 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. Julia Barreda Willhite of GoBilingual.com will present "How to do Business in the Latino Market." The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Jo Garner at 759-7808.
The Memphis Bar Association will hold a Legal Technology Show Wednesday beginning at 10 a.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, 185 Union Ave. The seminar offers 2.25 hours of continuing legal education credit. For registration information, visit www.memphisbar.org. For more information, call the MBA at 527-3673.
The Performance Excellence Association of the Mid-South Lunch and Learn Series will be held Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Meritan, 4700 Poplar Ave. Jerry Collins, president and CEO of Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division, will present "Workforce Management: Simple Rules to Improve Performance." Lunch is $7 for members and $10 for nonmembers. For reservations, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message at 831-0230.
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will present "Strategic Investment in the Arkansas Delta" with Dr. Glen Fenter, president of Mid-South Community College, Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select, Poplar Avenue at Interstate 240. The event is free for members, $25 for guests and $15 for students and includes lunch. Reservations can be made at www.sms-midsouth.org or by calling 937-5532.
The Memphis Regional Chamber will launch the Memphis International Business Council and hold the premiere of the China Town Hall webcast Thursday from 4:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. at FedEx World Headquarters, Building G, 3670 Hacks Cross Road. Registration begins at 4 p.m. R.S.V.P. to Brenda Montgomery at 543-3541 or email@example.com.