VOL. 127 | NO. 207 | Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Oct. 23, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Bill Seely of Varsity Brands will discuss cheering as an NCAA sport. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
Renasant Bank will hold a breakfast seminar titled “Business Fraud: Prevention, Detection and Correction” Wednesday, Oct. 24, at 7:30 a.m. at the bank, 5240 Poplar Ave. Cost is free. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Executive coach Bridget DiCello will host a breakfast reception, presentation and book-signing for her new book, “How, Not If, to Navigate Difficult Conversations,” Wednesday, Oct. 24, at 7:30 a.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., ninth floor. R.S.V.P. to bridget@bridgetdicello or 628-3207.
Talk Shoppe will present a free talk titled “Foundation Settlement Issues: How They Affect Your Home” Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Ave. Clint Cooper of Redeemers Group will speak. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Student Bar Association will kick off its 2012-2013 speaker series with former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales Wednesday, Oct. 24, at noon at the law school, 1 N. Front St. Visit memphis.edu/law for details.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Oct. 24, from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Todd Richardson will speak about the Sears Crosstown project. Cost is $25 for nonmembers.
Greater Memphis Chamber Small Business Council will hold an “In the Mix” networking event Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Malco Ridgeway Theatre, 5851 Ridgeway Center Parkway. Cost is free for members and $20 for nonmembers. R.S.V.P. to Tunga Lee at email@example.com.
Downtown Memphis Commission will meet with Main Street residents and businesses about planned infrastructure improvements Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the One Commerce Square auditorium. The improvements are part of the Main to Main Multimodal Connector Project. Email Mike Carpenter at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Memphis Institute for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership, The Community Foundation of Greater Memphis and United Way of the Mid-South will hold a 2013 grant cycle interest meeting Wednesday, Oct. 24, at 5:30 p.m. at Community Foundation’s office, 1900 Union Ave. Applications for capacity-building and small grants are due Jan. 31. Visit memphis.edu/scgrants for details.