VOL. 120 | NO. 247 | Monday, December 12, 2005
This Week In Memphis
Economic Club Hosts 2006 Economic Outlook Breakfast
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors presents "Professional Standards: We've Got it; You Need It" from 9 a.m. to noon at MAAR, 6393 Poplar Ave. Cost is $30 for members; $50 for non-members. Visit www.maar.org to register.
The Grant Center presents "ABCs of the 501(c)(3)" from 9 a.m. to noon at the Assisi Foundation of Memphis, 515 Erin Drive. Visit www.grantcenter.org.
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. meets at 9 a.m. at the Center City Commission offices, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540.
The Memphis Bar Association presents a session on mediation from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the SunTrust Bank Building, One Commerce Square. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org to register.
The Grant Center presents "Understanding the 990 Tax Return for Nonprofits" from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Assisi Foundation of Memphis, 515 Erin Drive. Cost is $75 for members; $109 for non-members. Call 684-6605 or visit www.grantcenter.org for more information.
The Bartlett Area Chamber of Commerce hosts a holiday open house from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Bank of Bartlett, 6281 Stage Road. Call 372-9457.
The Memphis chapter of Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International hosts its annual Christmas luncheon at 11 a.m. at Doubletree Hotel, 5069 Sanderlin Ave. Cost is $25 for members; $30 for non-members. Contact Deborah Crawford at 508-0527 or email@example.com for reservations.
The Memphis chapter of the Public Relations Society of America meets from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the ballroom at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Joseph Lee III, president and CEO of Memphis Light, Gas & Water, is the guest speaker. Cost is $15 for student members; $25 for non-members. Call 409-0619.
Calvary Episcopal Church hosts the Christmas Pops with the Memphis Symphony Orchestra at 12:05 p.m. at the church, 102 N. Second St. The free concert is part of Calvary & The Arts 2005. 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.
The Memphis Bar Association presents "Living Ethically" from 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Bob Ash, founder of Life Lessons, presents the educational seminar. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org to register.
The Economic Club of Memphis hosts its 2006 Economic Outlook Breakfast at 7:15 a.m. at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Guest speakers include Dr. Gene Huang, chief economist at FedEx Corp., and Dr. Howard Wall, regional economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Cost is free for members; $25 for non-members. Contact Terry Adams at 678-2443 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Institute of Real Estate Management meets at noon at Elfo's Restaurant, 3092 Poplar Ave. Call 218-0782.
The Memphis Bar Association Criminal Law Section presents "Other Crimes Evidence 404(b)" from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Shelby County Courthouse, Criminal Court Division 8. Cost is $25. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org to register.
Ballet Memphis presents "The Nutcracker" through Dec. 18 at the Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main St. Call 737-7322, Ext. 302, or visit www.balletmemphis.org.
Delta Axis @ Marshall Arts presents a reception and studio open house for 639 Version 4.0, an exhibition featuring the work of artists working in studios in and around the gallery's 639 Marshall Ave. address. The event runs from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. through Jan. 21 at the gallery. Contact Jeanine Jablonski at 292-3176.