VOL. 123 | NO. 216 | Tuesday, November 4, 2008
The Center City Commission Diversity Outreach Committee will meet today at 5 p.m. at the CCC, 114 N. Main St. The committee will consider new proposals for an internship program and a mentorship program. For more information, call 575-0581.
PerfX will hold a Lunch & Learn Series on 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. Drew Mohler of Buckman Laboratories will speak. Cost is $7 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Reservations must be made by noon today. For reservations, contact Harriet Browning at firstname.lastname@example.org or 831-0230.
The Society of Entrepreneurs will hold its Small Business Seminar on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Holiday Inn–University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cost, which includes lunch, is $25 per person. Deadline for registration is today. For more information, call 682-9920.
Talk Shoppe will present “The Greening of the Mid-South: How You Can Help While Saving on Your Utility Bill” with environmental conditioning specialist Mark Cardona on Wednesday 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 Mid-South Area Business Travel Association will host Ron Carpenter as the speaker for its monthly luncheon Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar, 6245 Poplar Ave. Carpenter, the local president of the national Air Traffic Controllers Association, will speak on the topic “Air Traffic Procedures and Safety Measures.” Cost is $25 for members and $40 for guests. For more information and to make reservations, visit www.msabta.com.
The City Center Commission Design Review Board will meet Wednesday at 5 p.m. in the City Center Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St.
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners Ad Hoc Committee on Public Education Funding Solutions will meet Thursday at 3:30 p.m. in the commission chambers at 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.