VOL. 123 | NO. 168 | Wednesday, August 27, 2008
The Memphis Regional Chamber will hold a Breakfast Forum today from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. U of M basketball coach John Calipari will speak. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for prospective members. For reservations, contact Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners will hold a joint meeting of the Ad Hoc Committee on the Shelby County Charter Amendments and General Government Committee today at 9 a.m. in the first floor commission chambers, 160 N. Main St.
The Memphis Chapter of the National Association of Purchasing Management will host its Seventh Annual NAPM-Memphis Inc. Golf Tournament today at 8 a.m. at Tunica National Golf and Tennis Club, 1 Champions Lane, Tunica Resorts Mississippi. The entry fee is $140 per player, which includes green fees with cart, range balls and dinner. All proceeds go to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis. For more information, contact Gary Lemmons at 381-2219 or email@example.com.
Talk Shoppe will present “Using the Master Mind Principle to Propel Business to Success” today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 759-7808.
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet today at noon at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Chris Wallace, general manger and vice president of the Memphis Grizzlies, will speak. Cost is $12 at the door.
Rhodes College will hold its opening convocation today at 3:30 p.m. at Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St. Dr. Mary Miller, an associate professor in the department of biology, will address the entering class.
The Center City Commission board of directors will meet Thursday at noon at 114 N. Main St. For more information, call Eric Robertson at 575-0542.
The Memphis Advertising Federation will hold a luncheon Thursday at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Editorial cartoonist Marshall Ramsey will give a presentation titled “Creativity: It’s a Laughing Matter.” Cost is $25 for guests and free for members. Register online at www.memphisadfed.org.