ABOUT US: The Engineers' Club of Memphis, organized on May 8, 1914, is a nonsectarian, nonpolitical, and nonprofit society whose objectives and purposes are to promote the educational and professional improvement of its members, to advance the field of engineering in its several branches, to make available to the general public technical and scientific information and knowledge, and generally to aid in the solution of public questions involving engineering and scientific problems. In the furtherance of these goals, the Club strives through its various committees to develop and plan ongoing educational programs, seminars, symposiums, professional tours, and other technically oriented meetings, events and projects.
MISSION: It is the mission of the Engineers' Club to promote the educational, social and professional advancement of its members; to assist community leaders, civic organizations and public agencies by providing advice on and giving support to issues which benefit the Memphis community and to acting as liaison between the Club's many affiliated societies.
MEETINGS: Weekly luncheon meetings are held on Mondays at the Holiday Inn on Central at University of Memphis. The buffet line opens at 11:30 a.m. The meeting begins at 12:00 noon.
FUTURE PROGRAMS & UPCOMING EVENTS
2014 Centennial Fall Events
Fall Family Event on October 7, 2014: The tour of Fed Ex Forum hosted by Directors Brad Davis and JT Malasri was very interesting and well organized. If you started the tour hungry, you had a personal problem. It was amazing to see what you could get for only $90,000 a year! That place is BIG! Take a bow, guys.
Rescheduled - The Centennial Year 2014 Memphis Engineers' Golf Tournament will be Friday, October 17 (postponed due to rain)
- at Cherokee Valley Golf Club, 6635 Crumpler Blvd., Olive Branch, MS (phone 525-4653).
- First tee off is at 10:30 am, so try to arrive about 10 am to sign in.
- Cost for members will be $20 each, and non-members (guests) will be $40 each.
- Free lunch will be provided through the Club House Snack Bar, either at the turn or after play.
- There will be skill prizes galore, including a pre-play putting contest.
Please confirm your attendance with John Coleman (682-4046 or 489-7155) by Sept 10. Make checks payable to the Engineers' Club of Memphis or simply ECM with memo entry, Golf.
|October 2014||Program Chairman: Jerry Olds, PE|
|Oct. 6||Tracy James and Elizabeth Burks, USACOE||Water Supply in Eastern Arkansas (PDH)|
|Oct. 7||Centennial Fall Family Event||Tour of Fed Ex Forum See details above|
|Oct. 13||Rodger Aitken, PE, NSA||Navy in the Mid-South (PDH)|
|Oct. 17||Rescheduled Event||Centennial Year Golf Tournament at Cherokee Valley Golf Course.|
|Oct. 20||Club Member, Allen Cox, PE, DIPRA||Corrosion and its Control (PDH)|
|Oct. 21||Board Meeting||5:30 pm at the Reaves Firm offices, 6800 Poplar Ave., Suite 101 in Atrium 1.|
|Oct. 27||Lakeland Mayor Wyatt Bunker||Lakeland Developments|