VOL. 124 | NO. 88 | Wednesday, May 6, 2009
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners will hold committee meetings today beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the fourth floor committee room of the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
Talk Shoppe will present “Make the Most of Your Connections” 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 482-0354.
The Mid-South Real Estate Investors Association will hold a meeting today from 10:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. in the Great Hall of the Germantown Athletic Club, 1801 Exeter Road. The meeting is free. For more information, call 751-7101.
The Memphis Bar Association will hold a luncheon today at 11:45 a.m. at Tsunami Restaurant, 928 S. Cooper St. Eric Barnes, publisher of The Daily News Publishing Co., will present an overview of the Memphis and Shelby County real estate market, including foreclosure trends and property tax reappraisals. The luncheon is worth one hour of general continuing legal education credit. To register, call the MBA office at 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will present a workshop titled “Capital Campaigns” Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Alliance office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. David Lindstrom will lead the workshop. Cost is $65 for members, $125 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals will hold its monthly luncheon Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Christian Brothers University, 650 East Parkway. Nick Scully, vice president of The Compass Group, will speak on the topic “There’s No Money in the Office.” To register, visit www.afpmemphis.org.
The Mid South Area Business Travel Association will hold its Third Annual Golf Scramble Thursday at 1 p.m. at Quail Ridge Golf Course, 4055 Altruria Road. Cost is $100 per person or $400 per team. Proceeds will benefit the MSABTA Scholarship Fund. For more information, visit www.msabta.com.
The Memphis chapters of the American Institute of Graphic Arts, the American Advertising Federation and the Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will hold a networking event Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Raffe’s Beer Garden, 84 S. Reese St. Attendance is free and open to members of the organizations.