VOL. 124 | NO. 93 | Wednesday, May 13, 2009
The Shelby County Commission 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 “How to Best Prepare Your Home for Sale to Ensure a Successful and Profitable Outcome” 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 Bar Auxiliary to the Memphis Bar Association will host a fashion show today at noon at the Memphis Country Club, 600 Goodwyn St. Cost is $15 per person. To make reservations, call Misty Moss at 362-0933, Ext. 112.
The Memphis Bar Association will host a continuing legal education seminar titled “Narrowing the Generation Gaps” today from 1 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. at the Memphis Bar Association, 80 Monroe Ave., Suite 220. The seminar will be worth four hours of CLE credit. To register, visit www.memphisbar.org.
The Orpheum Theatre will host “Dinner on Stage” today at 6:30 p.m. at The Orpheum, 203 S. Main St. There will be a cocktail reception followed by a three-course meal. Cost is $65 per person. For reservations, call 525-3000.
Jackson Lewis LLP will lead a seminar discussing how the amendments to the Americans With Disabilities Act and revisions to the Family Medical and Leave Act regulations affect companies on Thursday from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the law firm, 999 Shady Grove Road. The seminar is for business owners, chief executive officers, human resource managers and other individuals responsible for personnel matters. Cost is $30 and includes breakfast. To register, call 462-2627 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will present a workshop titled “Nonprofit Finance 101” Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Alliance office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Beck Harrell will lead the workshop. Cost is $99 for members, $150 for nonmembers and $89 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
Memphis Bioworks Business Association will host Dr. Kenneth S. Robinson, the former commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Health, at its luncheon series Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fogelman Executive Center on the University of Memphis campus. Cost is $25 for online registration and $35 for onsite registration. Space is limited. To register, visit www.bioworksbusiness.com.
Westminster Academy will present author and motivational speaker Aron Ralston Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the school, 2500 Ridgeway Blvd. Ralston is the author of “Between a Rock and a Hard Place.” Tickets are $10 per person. Tickets can be reserved in advance by e-mailing email@example.com or can be purchased at the door. Attendance is limited to 150 people.