Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, May 7, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Jeremy Park, director of the Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club, will discuss corporate philanthropy and community building. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, May 8, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave. Duane McCrory of Top Quality Service Heating & Air will present “Getting the Best Benefits From Your Heating/Air System.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, May 8, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Gary Smith, past president of the Memphis Bar Association, will discuss rules of law. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
The Mid-South Association of Contingency Planners will meet Wednesday, May 8, at noon in Fountain Room 350 in The University of Memphis University Center, 499 University St. U.S. Attorney Edward Stanton will present “Fighting Domestic and International Acts of Terrorism.” Networking begins at 11:30 a.m. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Project Management Institute Memphis chapter will meet Wednesday, May 8, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at DoubleTree Hotel, 5069 Sanderlin Ave. The topic is The Feats Behind the Fete (Memphis in May). Registration, which includes dinner, begins at 5:45 p.m. Cost is $15 in advance or $20 at the door. Register at pmimemphis.org.
National Hispanic Professional Organization-Memphis will meet Thursday, May 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Larry Jensen, president and CEO of Commercial Advisors LLC, will speak. Cost is free for members and $20 for nonmembers. R.S.V.P. to email@example.com or 466-6476.
The American Payroll Association Memphis chapter will meet Thursday, May 9, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Philip Babin of CBIZ MHM Thompson Dunavant will discuss payroll accounting. Cost is $25 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Visit memphisapa.org.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host a food truck garden party Thursday, May 9, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Garden, 750 Cherry Road. The event will include food from the Memphis Food Truckers Alliance, music and a cash bar. Tickets are $5 for members.