Monday, November 1, 2004, Vol. 118, No. 198

Mpact Memphis hosts networking event

Mpact Memphis Hosts Networking Event

Nov. 2

Mpact Memphis presents Tap into Memphis at 6:30 p.m. at Brookhaven Pub & Grill, 695 W. Brookhaven Circle. The event is a networking opportunity for college students and young professionals looking to get tapped into Memphis job market and culture. Contact Jenny Howard at 461-8758. Nov. 3

Calvary Episcopal Church hosts Joyce Cobb with Cool Heat at 12:05 p.m. at the church, 102 N. Second St. The free concert is part of Calvary and the Arts 2004. A lunch of chicken a la king prepared by Calvary executive chef Emmett Bell follows the concert for $6. Lunch tickets are available at the door. Call 525-6602, Ext. 102. The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art hosts a post-election party at 6 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The Living in America party includes American art, contemporary film, hip-hop dance demonstrations and a martini tasting. Call 544-6200. Nov. 4

The University of Memphis hosts Bioinformatics: Today and Tomorrow at 5 p.m. at the FedEx Institute of Technology, 365 Innovation Drive. A reception precedes the lecture at 4 p.m. in the lobby. Dr. Jim Cavalcoli, assistant director of the bioinformatics group at Pfizer Global Research and Development, presents the lecture. Call 678-2843. Memphis City Council member Carol Chumney hosts Coffee with Carol Chumney at 6 p.m. in the meeting area at Galloway Golf Course, 3815 Walnut Grove Road. Call 576-6786. The Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry hosts its 2004 Tennessee Business Tax Seminar from 8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Thursday at the Millennium Maxwell House Hotel, 2025 Metrocenter Blvd. in Nashville. Topics to be covered include streamlined sales and use tax, business tax and 2004 legislative updates, and recent court decisions that affect tax administration. Cost is $199 for Tennessee Chamber members; $245 for non-members. Visit or call (615) 256-5141 to register. Nov. 5

The University of Mississippi Center for Continuing Legal Education presents the Mid-South Conference on Estate Planning from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Cost is $235, or $75 for materials only. Call (662) 915-7283. The National Kidney Foundation presents the 10th annual Sip around the World Wine Tasting from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Guests can sample more than 200 wines from 60 wineries around the world. Tickets are $50 in advance; $55 at the door. Call 683-6185. Nov. 6

WKNO presents its 14th annual Arts & Antiques Auction from noon to 11 p.m. through Nov. 7 on WKNO/Channel 10. More than 500 pieces of art, antiques and collectibles will be included in the auction. For details, visit The West Clinic presents Milestones: 25 Years of Heroes at 7:30 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. The 25th anniversary event honors successes and survivors in the fight against cancer. Admission is free, but reservations are required. Call 683-0055, Ext. 1241. The Memphis Shelby County Public Library and Information Center presents Boogie in the Books from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The fund-raising event features food from Memphis-area restaurants, live music, games and a silent auction. Cost is $50 per person. Call 415-2834 for more information. Nov. 7

The 5K Race for Education takes place at 12:30 p.m. at Cameron Brown Park in Germantown. Cost is $20 per entrant and includes a T-shirt. Memphis Runners Track Club members receive a $1 discount. Parents, students and other runners can register at Call Randy Baker at 321-2594.