VOL. 119 | NO. 189 | Monday, October 17, 2005
This Week In Memphis
Mpact Memphis Hosts Forum on Government Ethics
The Grant Center presents "Understanding Census Data" from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Parrish Library computer lab at Southwest Tennessee Community College, 737 Union Ave. Visit www.grantcenter.org.
Two University of Memphis law students sponsor a Hurricane Katrina benefit luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the University Club, 1346 Central Ave. The event raises money for members of the legal communities affected by the disaster. Cost is $40. Contact Irwin Alice Magevney at 335-3892 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Memphis Area Home Builders Association presents the annual BUILDPAC reception from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at MAHBA, 776 N. Germantown Parkway. Cost is $250. For more information, call 756-4500.
Memphis City Council member Carol Chumney hosts a town hall meeting at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of the Memphis City Schools Board of Education, 2597 Avery Ave. Topic of the meeting is "Back to School Matters, Parents Voice their Concerns." For more information, contact Sandy Rutherford at 576-6795.
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South meets to discuss effective hiring practices at 11:45 a.m. at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Cost is $25. Contact Samantha Jernigan at email@example.com or Joe Pipkin at firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
The Memphis Technology Council presents TechMixer v5.0 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Power House, 45 E. G.E. Patterson Ave. Cost is $10 in advance; $15 at the door. For more information, call 543-3547.
The Service Corps of Retired Executives presents "How to Successfully Operate a Small Business" from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Cost is $75. Call 544-3588 or visit www.scorememphis.org.
Business Network International presents a Business Builders chapter meeting from 8:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. at Crescent City Beignets, 1315 Ridgeway Road. Contact Suzan B. Corder at 359-0831.
The Construction Specifications Institute hosts a general membership meeting at 5:30 p.m. at Anna's Steakhouse, 6963 U.S. Highway 70 in Bartlett. Cost is $20 for members; $10 for student/affiliate members. Contact Pam at 261-4671 by Tuesday for reservations.
Mpact Memphis hosts "For the Love of Money," a public forum on government ethics and accountability, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Neighborhood Christian Center, 785 Jackson Ave. Call 312-7760 or visit www.mpactmemphis.org.
The Downtown Neighborhood Association meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Fire Museum of Memphis, 118 Adams Ave. Call 527-DNA1 or visit www.memphisdna.org.
The Grant Center presents a workshop on organizational credibility from 9 a.m. to noon at The Assisi Foundation of Memphis, 515 Erin Drive. Visit www.grantcenter.org.
The Memphis Bar Association presents the annual John Dice Seminar 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.
The Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants offers free money management sessions from 10 a.m. to noon at Wellworx Sporting Club, 6161 Shelby Oaks Drive. Contact Sadie Hall at 528-7669.
Friends of Shelby Farms Park hosts the second annual "Gotta Have Park" festival from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Shelby Farms. Cost is $8 for adults; $5 for children. Call 767-PARK.
The Downtown Neighborhood Association presents the 2005 Downtown Home Tour from noon to 6 p.m. The tour extends from South Bluffs to Harbor Town. Call 527-DNA1 or visit memphisdna.org.