ST. LOUIS/DEC. 15
The 98th Advertising Club Holiday Party at the Chase Park Plaza is from noon to 3 p.m., with an "after party" in the same hotel. the event benefits the Torry Holt Foundation, a cancer awareness program. For info call (314) 231-4185.
Chicago Financial Advertisers hosts "The Smart Card Revolution/Big MAC Comes to Town," with Stephen Cole of Cast Station, at the Union League Club. For info call Melissa Majure at (312) 461-6764.
The Chicago Association of Direct Marketing holds its DM Days & Expo 2001 at the Chicago Hilton and Towers, 720 S. Michigan Ave. For info call (312) 670-2236.