VOL. 127 | NO. 134 | Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, July 11, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Ave. Caroline Blatti of Hutchison will present “How Business Can Impact Youth.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host a Munch and Learn lecture Wednesday, July 11, from noon to 1 p.m. at Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. Cost is free with regular admission. Visit dixon.org.
The Downtown Memphis Commission design review board will meet Wednesday, July 11, at 5 p.m. in the DMC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
The Shelby County Transition Planning Commission will hold regional town hall meetings Wednesday, July 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Greater Community Temple Church of God in Christ, 5151 Winchester Road, and Thursday, July 12, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at BRIDGES, 477 N. Fifth St. The TPC will educate attendees on the core components of the plan. Visit ourvoiceourschools.org.
The Women’s Council of Realtors Memphis chapter will meet Thursday, July 12, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the DoubleTree Memphis hotel, 185 Union Ave. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Lauren Criswell at email@example.com or 260-4780.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals will meet Thursday, July 12, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Thomas Center at Christian Brothers University, 650 E. Parkway South. The topic is “Has America’s Charitable Giving Climbed Out of its Great Recession-Fueled Trough?” Cost is $15 for members and $25 for nonmembers. Register at afpmemphis.org.
The Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division board of commissioners will meet Thursday, July 12, at 1:30 p.m. at the MLGW administration building, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com for an agenda.
The Germantown Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Group will hold a mixer Thursday, July 12, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Germantown Performing Arts Centre grand lobby, 1801 Exeter Road. Cost is free. Contact Anne Trebil at firstname.lastname@example.org or 751-7501.
Black Business Association of Memphis will host the BENNY (Black Entrepreneurship and Networking Needs You) Awards Dinner & Gala Thursday, July 12, at 7 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Small Business Administration regional administrator Cassius Butts will speak. Buy tickets at BBA, 555 Beale St., or by calling 526-9300.