The Memphis Chapter of the American Council of Engineering Cos. Of Tennessee will meet Thursday, April 26, at 7 p.m. at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 511 Sanderlin Ave. The speaker is Reid Dulberger, president and CEO of the Economic Development Growth Engine (EDGE) board. Cost is $30. R.S.V.P. to Beverly Marmon at 374-9109 or firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, April 16.
The Better Business Bureau will hold its breakfast series Tuesday, April 17, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the BBB, 3693 Tyndale Drive. Janet Cherry of SCORE Memphis will discuss “The Power of Listening.” Cost is free for BBB-accredited businesses and $10 for guests. Contact Nancy Crawford at email@example.com or 757-8627 to register.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a lunch and learn Tuesday, April 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Baptist Memphis Education & Conference Center, 6027 Walnut Grove Road. Leadership Academy President and CEO Nancy Coffee will present “Effective Leadership, Effective Management.” Cost is free for members. Contact Amanda Edmundson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 543-3511.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, April 17, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Justin Fuente, head football coach of the University of Memphis, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Email Taylor Hughes at email@example.com for reservations.
St. George’s Independent School will host a Parenting Roadmap Series event Tuesday, April 17, at 5:30 p.m. at its Germantown campus, 8250 Poplar Ave. The topic is “The Tale of Two Brains: From Toddlers to Teenagers, What Parents Should Know About Current Brain Research.” Contact the school at 261-2300 or sgis.org for details or to register.
The Women’s Foundation for a Greater Memphis will hold its Legends Award reception Tuesday, April 17, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at The Columns at One Commerce Square, 40 S. Main St. The 2012 Legends Awards recipients will be honored and the Legends Award art unveiled. Tickets are $50. Contact the foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org, wfgm.com or 578-9346.
The Orpheum Theatre will present “Human Nature: The Motown Experience” Tuesday, April 17, at 7:30 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. For tickets, visit www.orpheum-memphis.com or call 525-3000.