VOL. 127 | NO. 182 | Tuesday, September 18, 2012
The Orpheum Theatre will present “Billy Elliot the Musical” Tuesday, Sept. 18, through Sept. 23 at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Visit orpheum-memphis.com for showtimes and tickets.
Shelby County Trustee David Lenoir and the Shelby County Land Bank will hold a free “real estate road show” forum for investors Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 10:30 a.m. at The Urban Child Institute, 600 Jefferson Ave. The event will showcase county-owned and Land Bank properties. R.S.V.P. to email@example.com or 432-4884.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Sept. 18, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Marty Petrusek, Rotary District 6800 governor, will speak. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Tennessee Bar Association and University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law will host a public forum about free speech and civility in public policy debates Tuesday, Sept. 18, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the law school’s Wade Auditorium, 1 N. Front St. Contact Stacey Shrader at email@example.com.
Memphis Bioworks Business Association, the U.S. Small Business Administration and The University of Tennessee Institute for Public Service will host Memphis Bioworks SBA Fast Conference: Growing Your Bioscience Business Wednesday, Sept. 19, and Thursday, Sept. 20, at the association’s conference center, 20 S. Dudley St., first floor. Visit bioworksbusiness.com.
The Center City Development Corp. board will meet Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Sept. 19, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Alvord executive offices, 6465 Quail Hollow Road, suite 200. Executive business coach Bridget DiCello will present “How to Handle Difficult Conversations With Customers.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, Sept. 19, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Michael Drake, chairman and CEO of masterIT, will present “Building a Business, Delivering a Brand Promise.” Cost is $30 for guests and $20 for students. Visit sms-midsouth.org or call 866-290-4241.
Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, Sept. 19, at noon at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Drive. Dr. Reginald Coopwood of The Regional Medical Center will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to Lee Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.