The Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South will present a breakfast series session titled “Classifying & Paying Your Employees” today from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For reservations, contact Nancy Crawford at 757-8627 or

The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Jerry Collins, president and chief executive office of Memphis Light, Gas and Water, will speak. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at

The University of Memphis will host a graduate and professional school recruitment fair today from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Rose Theatre on campus. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 678-4212.

Councilman Shea Flinn will hold a public meeting today at 4 p.m. in the Memphis City Council Chambers, 125 N. Main St. Flinn will discuss possible mandatory spay/neuter laws and alternatives. The meeting audio will also be streamed live and archived on the Memphis City Council Web site.

The Memphis Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction will meet today at 6 p.m. at Coletta’s Italian Restaurant, 2850 Appling Road. For more information, contact Robin Moore at 462-3688 or

The University of Memphis will host guest speaker Edward J. Larson today at 7 p.m. in the Rose Theatre Entertainment Lobby. The lecture will be based on Larson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book, “Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America’s Continuing Debate Over Science and Religion.”

The Center City Development Corporation Board of Directors will meet Wednesday at 9 a.m. in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St.

Talk Shoppe will present “Tips and Tricks From the Experts on Renovating Real Estate” Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call 482-0354.

The Memphis Business Xchange will hold a networking luncheon Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bonefish Grill, 1250 N. Germantown Parkway. Cost is $30 in advance and $35 onsite. To register, visit