The Memphis chapter of the American Payroll Association will meet Thursday, Aug. 8, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Glenn Hopper of ADP will discuss tax compliance. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Visit memphisapa.org.
The Daily News will host its HR Rules and Ramifications Seminar and panel discussion Thursday, Aug. 8, at 3:30 p.m. in the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art auditorium, 1934 Poplar Ave. The seminar will include an overview of changing employment laws and advice on dealing with real-life workplace issues. Paul Patten of Jackson Lewis LLP will present the keynote. Cost is $25. Visit seminars.memphisdailynews.com.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host Cocktails in the Garden: Myrtles and Moonshine on Thursday, Aug. 8, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Tickets, which include one specialty drink, are $5 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
The Daily News and In-Synk will host a Leadership Lunch & Learn about Liz Wiseman’s book “Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter” Friday, Aug. 9, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Triumph Bank board room, 5699 Poplar Ave. Cost is $20. Visit seminars.memphisdailynews.com.
The Access to Justice Committee will host a free Saturday legal clinic Saturday, Aug. 10, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Volunteer attorneys provide free legal assistance on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit memphisbar.org.
BlackGirlsCODE will host a mobile-app development workshop for girls ages 10 to 12 Saturday, Aug. 10, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The event will also feature tech chats with women mobile developers. Cost is $35. Visit blackgirlscode.com.
The Democratic Women of Shelby County will meet Saturday, Aug. 10, at noon at Piccadilly Cafeteria, 5272 Mt. Moriah View. Nancy Crawford of the Better Business Bureau will present information on scams and ways to prevent identity theft. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spirit of Service Counseling and Ervin Hypnosis Center will host a demonstration of treating trauma using EDMR techniques and hypnosis Saturday, Aug. 10, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the center, 2865 Summer Oaks Drive, suite 100. Cost is $5; reservations are required. Visit ervinhypnosiscenter.com or call 489-5481.