VOL. 127 | NO. 208 | Wednesday, October 24, 2012
The Healthy Memphis Common Table and the Shelby County Health Department will host the Let’s CHANGE Summit Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis, 5959 Park Ave. Let’s CHANGE is a partnership of nearly 40 businesses, government and community organizations dedicated to fighting childhood and family obesity.
Networking in Memphis will hold a networking event Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Jack Robinson Gallery, 44 Huling Ave. First Tennessee Bank representatives will brief attendees on how to qualify for a small-business loan. Visit kellyprice.biz.
Sales & Marketing Society of the Mid-South will hold a roundtable with RedRover Co. account manager Melanie Thomson titled “Get More Bang for Your Marketing Buck Through Generational Marketing” Thursday, Oct. 25, from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Panera Bread, 4530 Poplar Ave., suite 101. Tickets at the door are $20. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
St. George’s Independent School will hold an admissions open house for its Collierville campus (sixth through 12th grades) Thursday, Oct. 25, at 8:30 a.m. at 1880 Wolf River Blvd. Visit sgis.org or call 261-2300.
Black Business Association of Memphis will meet Thursday, Oct. 25, at 8 a.m. at Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. Al Cousins, business development and diversity manager with Allen & Hoshall, will present “The ABCs for Business Growth and Development.” R.S.V.P. to 526-9300.
Erase Domestic Crime Collaborative will hold a workshop titled “Violence at Home. Victims at Work. Employers Confront Domestic Violence” Thursday, Oct. 25, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, 1900 Union Ave. The workshop is geared toward employers in all sectors. Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Jewish Family Service Senior Resource Fair will be held Thursday, Oct. 25, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. The event will include speakers, more than 50 vendors, health screenings and more. Cost is free. Call 767-8511.
Downtown Memphis Commission board of directors will meet Thursday, Oct. 25, at noon in the commission’s conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphis.com.
Memphis Landmarks Commission will meet Thursday, Oct. 25, at 5 p.m. in conference room A of city hall, 125 N. Main St. Call 756-7191.