VOL. 119 | NO. 204 | Monday, November 7, 2005
This Week In Memphis
Community Groups Host Small Business Credit Discussion
The American Society for Quality, Greater Memphis Association for Quality and Tennessee Association for Healthcare Quality Region 1 present the Mid-South Regional Quality Conference from 7:30 a.m. to 3:40 p.m. at the Memphis Marriott East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Call 545-3080.
The Appraisal Institute presents "Professional's Guide to the URAR" from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Memphis Area Association of Realtors, 6393 Poplar Ave. Cost is $125 for members; $150 for non-members. Call 218-0782.
The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development, Tennessee Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Tennessee Valley Authority and University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services present the state's first manufacturing summit from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Downtown Sheraton Hotel in Nashville. Cost is $90. Call (615) 256-5141 or visit www.tnchamber.org.
The Small Business Chamber, Mpact Memphis, the MemphisDEBT Collaborative and Consumer Credit Counseling Services host a small business credit discussion panel from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the C Wing of Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road. Call 312-7760.
The Tennessee Department of Transportation conducts a National Environmental Policy Act public hearing on the proposed Interstate 69 project from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Mid-South Conference Center in the Pat Thompson Building, 5700 Attu St. in Millington. Contact Valarie Chapman at 872-6252 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Appraisal Institute presents "Supporting Sales Comparison Grid Adjustments for Residential Properties" from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Memphis Area Association of Realtors, 6393 Poplar Ave. Cost is $200 for members; $250 for non-members. Call 218-0782.
The Apartment Association of Greater Memphis hosts its second annual Maintenance Olympics at 10 a.m. at Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road. The fund-raising event benefits the Ronald McDonald House. Call 351-0849.
The Memphis Technology Council hosts a speed meeting from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Tower Room at Clark Tower, 5100 Poplar Ave. Cost is $15 for Memphis Technology Council or Memphis Regional Chamber members; $25 for non-members. Contact Beverly Davis at 543-3547 or visit www.memphischamber.com to register.
Calvary Episcopal Church hosts James Austin of The Platters 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 seafood gumbo 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 a 35th anniversary reception for Memphis Area Legal Services from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Cadre Building, 149 Monroe Ave. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
The Tennessee Department of Revenue hosts a free new business workshop from 9 a.m. to noon at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. Call 213-1400.
Our Children-Our Future offers a training session for elementary, middle and high school math and reading tutors from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Teaching and Learning Academy, 2485 Union Ave. Call 416-5732.
Rhodes College hosts economist and international relations specialist Dr. Todd Sandler at 7 p.m. in Room 501 of the Paul Barret Jr. Library at Rhodes, 2000 North Parkway. Sandler presents "Terrorism: A Game-Theoretic Approach." Call 452-0683.
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation presents the second annual "Memphis Wine Opener" from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Memphis Area Home Builders Association, 776 N. Germantown Parkway. Cost is $55. Call 818-9090.