VOL. 121 | NO. 150 | Monday, July 31, 2006
This Week In Memphis
MBA Offers Behind-the-Scenes Look At Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
The Memphis Bar Association presents "The Life & Law of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg" from 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. in the MBA conference room at Brinkley Plaza, 80 Monroe Ave. Attendees will have the chance to learn more about Ginsburg from Trevor Morrison, a former law clerk to the U.S. Supreme Court justice. Ginsburg is scheduled to speak at The Peabody Hotel at noon Sept. 11. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org to register. .
The Policy Review Committee of the Center City Development Corp. meets at 9 a.m. in the Center City Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540 for details.
Talk Shoppe presents the free seminar "Your Image: Making First Impressions Lasting Impressions" from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale St. For more information, call Jo Garner at 759-7808.
The Center City Commission's Design Review Board meets at 5 p.m. in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540 for more information.
The Collierville Chamber of Commerce offers small business counseling at 11 a.m. at the chamber, 101 Walnut St. Call 853-1949 to schedule an appointment.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors hosts an ambassadors luncheon at noon in the Martin Edwards Jr. Education Center, 6393 Poplar Ave. For more information, contact Kathryn Schurch at 818-2434 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Small Business Chamber holds a "Chamber in Action" meeting from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Regions Bank, 6200 Poplar Ave. Visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com for more information.
The Memphis Public Library & Information Center hosts a book signing for Imogene Joyner, author of "A Life of Many Tales" at 6 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. For more information, call 415-2854.
The St. Benedict at Auburndale Alumni Association hosts the fourth annual Eagle Classic Golf Tournament at 11 a.m. at Quail Ridge Golf Course, 4055 Altruria Road. The tournament benefits the Sister Ruth Ann Catholic School Program for special needs students and those with Down syndrome. Call 260-2877 for costs and more information.
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art hosts a fund-raising benefit concert for Alzheimer's Day Services of Memphis from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. Garage Band Reunion 2006 will feature local bands that performed in the 1960s and '70s. For more information, call 372-4585.
The Tennessee Realtors Land Institute holds its monthly meeting at 11 a.m. in the Martin Edwards Jr. Education Center at the Memphis Area Association of Realtors, 6393 Poplar Ave. E-mail email@example.com for reservations.
The Bartlett Area Chamber of Commerce meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Colonial Country Club, 2736 Countrywood Parkway. Ted Fox, director of Shelby County Public Works, is the guest speaker. Cost is $15. Call 372-9457 for more information.
The National Association of Women in Construction meets at 6 p.m. at Fox Ridge Pizza, 1769 N. Germantown Parkway. Call Jill Rayman at 550-0487 for more information.
The South Main Association holds its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the Center for Southern Folklore, 119 S. Main St. The meeting is open to all Downtown residents and guests. Call 578-7262 or visit www.southmainmemphis.org for more information.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence (ANE) presents "Researching Grant Funding" from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 606 S. Mendenhall St., Ste. 108. Cost is $65 for members and $99 for non-members. Visit www.npexcellence.org to register.
The Public Relations Society of America, Memphis chapter, meets at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. A disaster clinic will be offered that features panelists from the media, emergency services and more. Cost is free for members, $25 for non-members, and $15 for students. Contact Jamie Wilson Coggins at 754-9035 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.