VOL. 124 | NO. 246 | Wednesday, December 16, 2009
The Memphis Botanic Garden will host “Career Class: Finding a Job in a Challenging Economy” with Dr. Fred Dorn today from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Cost is $159 for members and $179 for nonmembers. Call 636-4128 to register.
The Shelby County Commission will hold committee meetings today at 8:30 a.m. at the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. For more information, call 545-4301.
The Center City Development Corp. board of directors will meet today at 9 a.m. in the Center City Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St.
The Memphis Bar Association will hold its annual John Dice Seminar today from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Cost is $200 for members and $220 for nonmembers.
The Memphis Business Xchange will hold a networking luncheon today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bonefish Grill, 1250 N. Germantown Parkway. Cost is $30 in advance and $35 onsite. To register, visit www.networktn.com.
The Memphis Bar Association will hold a continuing legal education seminar Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at the MBA office, 80 Monroe Ave., Suite 220. Teresa Bullington of the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Stephen Libby of The Libby Law Firm and Kevin Washburn of Allen Summers Simpson Lillie & Gresham will speak about workers compensation.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold its annual Chairman’s Luncheon Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Cost is $150 for members and $200 for nonmembers. For reservations, contact Tunga Lee at 543-3571 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Shelby County Beer Board will meet Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. The Memphis and Shelby County Metropolitan Government Charter Commission will meet at 4 p.m. For more information, call 545-4301.
The Center City Commission board of directors will meet Friday at noon in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
The University of Memphis will hold winter commencement ceremonies Saturday at FedExForum, 191 Beale St. The first ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. and the second at 2 p.m. Charles Burkett, president of banking for First Tennessee, will be the featured speaker.