Leadership Memphis is accepting applications for its 2013 Grassroots Leadership Program through Saturday, Sept. 29. The program, which teaches leadership skills and techniques to implement community change, includes 11 sessions between October and March. Visit leadershipmemphis.org.
The Tennessee Beta Unit of Parliamentarians will meet Monday, Sept. 24, at 5:45 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Branch Library, 5094 Poplar Ave. Contact Jennifer Thompson at 324-5184.
Schmieding Home Caregiver Training will hold a caregiver workshop Tuesday, Sept. 25, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Germantown United Methodist Church, 2331 S. Germantown Road. R.S.V.P. to email@example.com or 755-1244.
The Prosperity Series Memphis will host “The Kindness Revolution” author Ed Horrell Tuesday, Sept. 25, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:50 a.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Cost is free for Prosperity Series members and $149 for nonmembers. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org or 767-0000.
The Church Health Center/MIFA Farmers Market will be open Tuesday, Sept. 25, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Church Health Center Wellness, 1115 Union Ave. For details, visit churchhealthcenter.org or call Esther Wills at 250-4673, ext. 1604.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Sept. 25, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Courtney Upshaw Travis, CEO of Memphis Business Group on Health, will present “Transparency in Health Care Charges.” Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a free diabetes management class Tuesday, Sept. 25, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the hospital’s Total Joint Center, 3960 New Covington Pike. R.S.V.P. to 516-5038.
Vatterott College in Appling Farms will hold an open house and information session Tuesday, Sept. 25, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 6991 Appling Farms Parkway. Visit vatterott.edu.
Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis will hold the free Play Hard … Live Well prostate-cancer screening event Tuesday, Sept. 25, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the hospital, 5959 Park Ave. The event, part of the American Urological Association Foundation’s Know Your Stats campaign, will also include food, a motivational speaker and a demo of the da Vinci surgical robot. Visit knowyourstats.org.