VOL. 124 | NO. 151 | Tuesday, August 4, 2009
JMS Strategies will hold a business education and development series titled “The Compass Series” beginning today from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Clark Tower, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 2700. Classes will be on the first Tuesday of each month through July. Tuition for the 12-class series is $2,080 per person. To register, call 786-3400 or visit www.jmsstrategies.com.
Phillip Johnson and Tom Merriam of Argyle Benefits Consultants will present a health care reform seminar today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Erling Jensen, 1044 S. Yates Road. Lunch will be served. The event is free, but space is limited to 25 attendees. For reservations, contact Tyler Merriam at email@example.com or 761-9602.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Tommy West, head football coach of the University of Memphis, will speak. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visible School will host a “Sneak Peek Drop By Event” today from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at its future Downtown location, 200 Madison Ave. The event will be an opportunity to see the new Visible School building, renderings of the planned renovations and listen to music by students who attend the school. For more information, visit www.visibleschool.com.
“Lonely Street,” a crime-comedy film featuring Jay Mohr, Robert Patrick, Joe Mantegna, Katt Williams and Nikki Cox, will hold its premiere today at 7:30 p.m. at the Malco Paradiso Theatre, 584 S. Mendenhall Road.
Disney’s Christmas Carol Train Tour will arrive today at the Memphis Central Station, 545 S. Main St. The stop is part of a 40-city train tour to promote “Disney’s A Christmas Carol,” starring Jim Carrey and directed by Robert Zemeckis. For more information, visit www.christmascaroltraintour.com.
Talk Shoppe will present “Getting Started Right in Real Estate Investment” 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 482-0354.
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday at noon at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Patricia Pitsch of BNSF Railway will speak. Cost is $15 at the door.