VOL. 129 | NO. 112 | Tuesday, June 10, 2014
The Memphis and Shelby County Office of Sustainability will hold an open house about the Mid-South Regional Greenprint and Sustainability Plan Tuesday, June 10, from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the American Way Transit Center, 3921 American Way. Visit midsouthgreenprint.org.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host a Food Truck Garden Party Tuesday, June 10, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Cost is $5 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, June 11, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the YMCA corporate office, 6373 Quail Hollow Road, second floor. Sally Baker of The Source Unlimited will present “How Organizing Your World Can Change Your Life.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
Greater Memphis Chamber and the New Memphis Institute will hold a Celebrate What’s Right lunch Wednesday, June 11, at noon at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Chamber President and CEO Phil Trenary and members of the Chairman’s Circle will discuss the chamber’s five “moon mission” initiatives. Tickets are $30. Visit newmemphis.org.
The inaugural Green Matters for Women of Shelby County meeting, a networking opportunity for women in the environmental field or who have an interest in green topics, will be held Wednesday, June 11, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Shelby Farms Visitors Center, 500 N. Pine Lake Drive. Bring your own lunch; no RSVP needed. Visit bit.ly/SenLVw for details.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, June 11, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. John Mozeliak, general manager of the St. Louis Cardinals, will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
Church Health Center and Wings Cancer Foundation will host Dr. Joseph T. Santosa for a presentation on weight loss and cancer Wednesday, June 11, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Church Health Center Wellness, 1115 Union Ave. Cost is free. Call Valerie Matthews at 322-0447.
The Memphis chapter of the American Payroll Association will meet Thursday, June 12, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. An attorney from FordHarrison will discuss FLSA-exempt and nonexempt employees. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Register at memphisapa.org/events.html.