VOL. 121 | NO. 62 | Monday, March 20, 2006
This Week In Memphis
Expo to Cover All Things Baby
The Institute of Real Estate Management presents "Successful Site Management (RES201)" through Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Memphis Area Association of Realtors, 6393 Poplar Ave. Registration is $555 for members and $715 for non-members. Visit www.irem-memphis.org.
The Memphis Bar Association's Bankruptcy Section presents "Bankruptcy Attorneys Go Wireless" from 11 a.m. to noon at 200 Jefferson Ave., sixth floor. Matt Burgess from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court Clerk's office is the guest speaker. Cost is $15. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
Memphis Heritage presents "The Little Flower, the God of Abraham and the Confederate General: Three Historic Churches in VECA" as part of its 2006 Preservation Series from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Trinity Methodist Church, 447 N. Evergreen St. Series cost is $60. Call 529-9828.
The Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis presents "Work/Life Balance" from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Community Foundation, 1900 Union Ave. Call 578-9346 for more information.
Rhodes College hosts Dr. Carl R. Holladay, professor of New Testament studies at Emory University, for a presentation titled "Albert Schweitzer's Jesus: Crushed by the Wheel of Fate?" at 7:30 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom of the Bryan Campus Life Center at Rhodes, 2000 N. Parkway. The lecture is the first in the new Batey Lecture Series. Call 843-3470.
The Memphis Advertising Federation holds its monthly membership luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Matt Thornhill of the Boomer Project shares rules for marketing to baby boomers. Admission is free for members, $25 for guests and $10 for students. Call 726-0384 or visit www.memphisadfed.org to register.
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art hosts Macallan Brand Ambassador Caspar MacRae as part of "The Art of Good Taste" series at 6 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. MacRae will conduct a wine tasting that will include five single malts from Macallan, universally recognized as one of the world's greatest scotch whiskies. Cost is $100 per person and includes food from The Brushmark Restaurant. Call Samantha Smith at 544-6209 or visit www.brooksmuseum.org for tickets.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors' Multi-Million Dollar Club holds its awards gala "Puttin' on the Ritz" at 6 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 5069 Sanderlin Ave. Admission is free to MMDC members and $50 for guests. Visit www.maar.org for more information.
The Grant Center presents "Using Prospect Research to Make More Money" from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Assisi Foundation of Memphis, 515 Erin Drive. Cost is $120 for members and $175 for non-members. Call 684-6616 for more information.
The Memphis Bar Association presents "Limited Liability Entities - 2006" from noon to 4 p.m. in the MBA conference room, SunTrust Building, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050. Cost is $99 for newly admitted lawyers and retired senior attorneys; $199 for all others. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects holds a reception for an exhibition by Paul Edelstein, Tiffany Pounders and Marjorie Liebman from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at 1500 Union Ave. The artists' works will be on display through April 21.
The third annual Mid-South Baby Expo is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road. The expo, which will feature information for new and expecting parents, is sponsored by Memphis-area Baptist and Methodist hospitals, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, the Regional Medical Center and Babies "R" Us. Cost is $5. For more information, call Cathy Akin at 516-6907 or Pam Sere at 227-9873.
The Tennessee Child Care Facilities Corp. conducts a small business development seminar from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Norris Road Church of Christ, 1055 Norris Road. The class focuses on all aspects of starting and running a child care business. Attendance fee is $25. Call (888) 413-2232.