VOL. 123 | NO. 134 | Thursday, July 10, 2008
The Charter Commission of Memphis and Shelby County will meet today at 3 p.m. in the fifth floor conference room at City Hall, 125 N. Main St. For more information, call Bridgett Handy-Clay at 576-6511.
March of Dimes will host a Volunteers Recruitment Breakfast for the Signature Chefs Auction today from 7:45 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Homewood Suites, 3583 Hacks Cross Road. For reservations, call 385-8580.
The Tennessee Department of Revenue will host a free bimonthly new business workshop today from 9 a.m. to noon at the Renaissance Training Center, 555 Beale St. The workshop is designed to assist those encountering business-related taxes for the first time. Registration is available online at www.tennessee.gov or by calling 213-1400.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals will host a luncheon today at 11:30 a.m. at Christian Brothers University, 650 East Parkway S. Janet K. Ginn will speak. Cost is $15 for members and $25 for nonmembers. To attend, call 255-1705 or visit www.afpmemphis.org.
Merrill Lynch will host a complimentary program and happy hour for members of the Memphis Bar Association today from 5:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. at The Majestic Grille, 145 S. Main St. The program will cover “Media Hype and Intelligent Investing: Turning Uncertainty Into Opportunity.” For reservations, contact Jason Walters at 756-2165 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Art of Conscious Living Classes with Dr. Herb Smith will begin today and will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. at the Rhodes Meeman Center for Lifelong Learning, 2000 North Parkway. The Memphis Bar Association Wellness Committee, Access to Justice Committee and Rhodes College have joined with Smith to offer a class every Thursday night for eight consecutive weeks. The class is limited to 15 participants and will be offered on a first-come, first-serve basis. For reservations, call the MBA at 527-3573.
The Memphis Bar Association will host “How to Prove Your Case” Friday from noon to 2:15 p.m. The seminar will be held in the courtroom of David S. Kennedy, chief judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Tennessee, on the ninth floor at 200 Jefferson Ave. The seminar is worth two hours of continuing legal education credit. Registration will begin at 11:45 a.m. For more information, call the MBA at 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
The Theology & Arts Institute of Memphis Theological Seminary will host a conference Friday and Saturday at 8 a.m. at CONECT Inc., 256 N. Merton St. Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon will speak. Cost is $40 for the two-day conference. For more information, call Catharine Cummings at 334-5860.