VOL. 123 | NO. 118 | Tuesday, June 17, 2008
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon in Ballroom B of the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. The featured speaker will be Betty Ann Wilson, who will speak on international efforts for water purification. The cost is $18 per person. Reservations are required and can be made to Taylor Hughes at 526-1318 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MPACT Memphis will host its Issue Forum on Education, titled “Which Way Up? Elevating Education in Memphis for the 21st Century” today at 6 p.m. at Hope & Healing, 1115 Union Ave. at Interstate 240. To R.S.V.P. or for more information, e-mail Frank Langston at email@example.com or Andre Gibson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Performance Excellence Association of the Mid-South (PerfX) will host its Lunch and Learn Series Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Shelby County Training Auditorium of the Peggy Edmiston Building, 1075 Mullins Station Road. The cost is $7 for PerfX members and $10 for nonmembers. For reservations, e-mail Harriet Browning at email@example.com or leave a voice mail at 831-0230. The deadline for reservations is today at noon.
The Center City Development Corp. board of directors will meet Wednesday at 9 a.m. in the Center City Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. For more information, contact Dawn Vinson at 575-0555 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Shelby County Administration Homeland Security Ad Hoc Committee will meet Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the fourth floor conference room of the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Chief Administrator Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
Lorman Education Services will sponsor a continuing education seminar Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The topic will be “Medical Records Law in Tennessee: Practical Solutions for Dealing with a Myriad of Murky Confidentiality and Disclosure Issues.” An agenda and registration is available at www.lorman.com, seminar number 380162, or by calling 474-6132. Registration also is available on the day of the seminar.
The Memphis Business XChange, hosted by Strategic Business Network LLC and The Daily News, will be held Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bonefish Grill, 1250 N. Germantown Parkway. The price is $30 in advance or $35 at the door, including lunch. For more information, call 615-319-9393.
The Urban Land Institute of Memphis will host “Infrastructure 2008: A Competitive Advantage” Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn–University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Registration is available online at www.uli.org/register.
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to noon at the Holiday Inn Select, Poplar Avenue at Interstate 240. The cost is free for members, $25 for guests and $15 for students, with lunch included. Guests can pay at the door, while reservations can be made by calling 937-5532, e-mailing email@example.com or visiting www.sms-midsouth.org.
The First Tennessee Foundation will hold its “Celebrate What’s Right” Luncheon Series Thursday from noon to 1:15 p.m. at AutoZone Park, 200 Union Ave. The deadline to register is 10 a.m. Tuesday. “Champions for Children: Impacting a City, One Kid at a Time” is the topic. The cost is $16 and reservations may be made by contacting Didi Crandall at 527-4625, Ext. 10, or firstname.lastname@example.org.