VOL. 128 | NO. 34 | Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Feb. 19, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Dr. Roland Gray, medical director of the Tennessee Medical Foundation, will discuss prescription drug abuse. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis will host “Young at Heart … New Advances in Heart Care,” presented by Dr. Haris Zafarullah, Tuesday, Feb. 19, at noon at the hospital, 5959 Park Ave. Visit saintfrancishosp.com.
Volunteer Mid-South will hold a volunteer expo Tuesday, Feb. 19, from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Oak Court Mall, 4465 Poplar Ave. More than 75 nonprofit organizations will showcase their programs and volunteer opportunities. Visit volunteermidsouth.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Mid-South Regional Greenprint and Sustainability Plan open house and community meeting will be held Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 5:30 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. The greenprint is a guide and plan for using greenspace to build regional connections through parks, bike lanes, walking paths and more.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host author Cory Doctorow, author of “Homeland,” Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 6 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Feb. 20, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Ave. Sandy Wright of WrightEdge Solutions will present “Getting Organized.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
Greater Memphis Chamber and Duncan-Williams Inc. will host Job Fuel: 2013 Conference on Job Creation Wednesday, Feb. 20, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Jim Clifton, chairman and CEO of Gallup, and Dr. Gene Huang, chief economist and vice president at FedEx, will discuss what leaders need to know about the future of job creation. Cost is $50 per person or $450 per table of 10. Visit memphischamber.com.
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, Feb. 20, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Crescent Club, ninth floor, 6075 Poplar Ave. Kate Armitage of Memphis International Raceway will present “The Biggest Industry No One Considers and How It Affects Your Bottom Line.” Cost is $30 at the door. Visit sms-midsouth.org.