The Memphis Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals will hold its annual professional Development Conference today at 8 a.m. at the Memphis Marriott East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Cost is $89. Tracy Brown, president of Diversity Trends, will give the keynote presentation. For more information, contact Amanda Kohr at 272-0010, Ext. 1415, or

Southwest Tennessee Community College will host “the Ultimate Road Trip: Campus2Campus” today at 5 p.m. in Farris Auditorium on the Macon Cove Campus, 5983 Macon Cove. The free success presentation is for first-year college students and will be held again Friday at 9 a.m. For more information, contact Vanessa Dowdy at

LEAD Training Systems and Right Management Group will host the “Train the Trainer-Six Steps to Effective Presentations” seminar today from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Seating is limited to 20. Cost is $249 per person. For reservations or more information, call 761-5585.

The Clean & Green Committee of the Center City Commission board of directors will meet today at 2 p.m. at the Center City Commission office, 114 N. Main St. For more information, call Eric Robertson at 575-0542.

The Charter Commission of Memphis and Shelby County will meet today at 3 p.m. in the fifth floor conference room at City Hall, 125 N. Main St. For more information, call Bridgett Handy-Clay at 576-6511.

ArtsMemphis will host a Bravo Memphis Kickoff Party today from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Jay Etkin Gallery, 409 S. Main St. The event is free. For more information, call 578-2787 Ext. 208.

SCORE Memphis will hold a workshop today from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on the third floor of the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Mark Taylor of the Small Business Development Center will conduct the workshop titled “Small Business Start-Up: Laws and Taxes Workshop.” The event is free. For more information, call 544-3588 or visit

The Eclectic Eye will present new works by artist Amy Hutcheson Friday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at its Midtown location, 242 S. Cooper St. Hutcheson’s artwork will be on display until Oct. 8. For more information, call 276-3937.