VOL. 123 | NO. 155 | Friday, August 8, 2008
Les Passees will host its second Family Night event today from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Golf & Games Family Park, 5484 Summer Ave. A portion of the wristband sales will go to Les Passees, which provides advocacy and support to children and families in Memphis. Les Passees wristbands are available for the pre-sale price of $15 and can be bought at Les Passees headquarters, 5489 Murray Road or at Cheer Station, 7740 Trinity Road, No. B, Suite 126. The rain date will be Aug. 15.
The Tennessee Health Campaign will hold an information meeting today from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Memphis Center for Independent Living, 1633 Madison Ave. The program is free and is for TennCare patients and family members, social workers and health care providers who want to learn about the new private duty nursing cuts by TennCare Managed Care Plans. For more information, contact Tony Garr at 615-430-8329 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Engineers’ Club of Memphis Inc. will hold its weekly luncheon Monday at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Bob Sweeney will speak on the topic “Greece, Origin of the Olympics.” Cost is $12.
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners will meet Monday at 1:30 p.m. in the first floor Commission Chamber, 160 N. Main St.
The Memphis Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet Monday at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select East, 5795 Poplar Ave. The program is titled “A Guide to a Great Interview.” Cost is $20 to attend. For reservations, contact Dianne Cordaro at 287-6009 or email@example.com.
The Memphis Center City Revenue Finance Corp. will meet Tuesday at 9 a.m. at the Center City Commission office, 114 N. Main St. For more information, call Andy Kitsinger at 575-0540.
The Law Alumni Dinner will be held Aug. 16 at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., will be the keynote speaker when the University of Memphis’ Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Alumni Chapter honors four of the legal community’s “Pillars of Excellence.” Seats are $75 per person, $600 for a table of eight and $35 for members of the class of 2008. Deadline for reservations is Monday. To make reservations, call 678-1562.
The Elvis Film Festival will be held Tuesday at Malco’s Studio on the Square, 2105 Court St. Fans can choose from the line-up of “King Creole,” “G.I. Blues,” “Blue Hawaii,” “Girls!Girls!Girls!” and “Paradise, Hawaiian Style.” Tickets are $5 per film. To buy tickets and view show times, visit www.malco.com.
Talk Shoppe will present “Don’t Fall Victim to Business and Real Estate Scams” Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 759-7808.
The Memphis Regional Chamber will host a Lunch & Learn Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the chamber offices, 22 N. Front St. The event is free, though space is limited. For reservations, contact Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or firstname.lastname@example.org.