America’s Wetland Foundation will hold The Big River Thrives Leadership Forum Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Ducks Unlimited, 1 Waterfront Way. The forum brings together leaders and experts from diverse Mississippi River interests to identify critical habitat and ecosystem issues. Visit americaswetland.com.
The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Mid-South Regional Roundtable will host a tour of the new ASICS facility in Collierville Wednesday, Oct. 17 at 10 a.m. at the facility, 549 Wingo Road. Check-in begins at 9:30 a.m. Cost is $25; space is limited. Register at cscmp.org or email email@example.com.
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Steele Ford, senior director of sports marketing for ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, will present “Leveraging Partnerships to Further Your Mission.” Cost for nonmembers is $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
The Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, Oct. 17, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Mayor A C Wharton Jr. will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to Lee Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Oct. 17, from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Cost is $25 for nonmembers.
Rhodes College’s Memphis Center will present a lecture by Dr. Charles Hughes titled “Got What I Got the Hard Way: Rethinking the Memphis Sound” Wednesday, Oct. 17, at 6:30 p.m. in the Barret Library 300 Lobby on the Rhodes campus. Cost is free. Contact Dr. Milton Moreland at email@example.com or 843-3831.
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law will host the “Lawyers as Problem-Solvers: New Directions. New Voices” conference Thursday, Oct. 18, and Friday, Oct. 19, at the law school, 1 N. Front St. Law professionals will learn about the “creative problem-solving court” movement and other innovative approaches to legal practice. Visit memphis.edu/law for registration information.