Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will present “Social Media Update” Thursday, Dec. 15, from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Holiday Inn Memphis – Southaven, 280 Marathon Way in Southaven. Registration for the free event begins at 7:30 a.m. The briefing will address issues related to the National Labor Relations Act, including whether a company’s social media policy violates the act. To register, visit or email

The Downtown Memphis Commission board of directors will meet Thursday, Dec. 15, at noon in the DMC conference room, 114 N. Main St.

The Memphis Black Arts Alliance will present its first Jazz-A-F!RE Holiday Cabaret Thursday, Dec. 15, at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. The fundraiser begins with a reception and silent art auction at 5:30 p.m. followed by cabaret-style entertainment from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tickets are $40 for MBAA members and $50 for nonmembers. For more information or tickets, call 948-9522.

The Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present its “Home for the Holidays” concert Saturday, Dec. 17, at 8 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Tickets start at $15 for adults and $5 for students. For more information or tickets, call 537-2525 or visit

A Family Christmas Concert with John Angotti & Friends will be held Sunday, Dec. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Tickets range from $15 to $50. For more information or tickets, call 722-4750.

The Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South will continue its breakfast series with its Holiday Open House & Networking Party Tuesday, Dec. 20, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the BBB, 3693 Tyndale Drive. The party will include breakfast and informal networking. For reservations, contact Susan Harris at 757-8617 or

The Memphis Bar Association will present a seminar titled “How to Manage Receivables in Today’s Economy” Tuesday, Dec. 20, from noon to 1 p.m. at the MBA office, 80 Monroe Ave., suite 220. David Mendelson of Mendelson Law Firm will speak. Cost is $30 for members and $40 for nonmembers who register before Friday, Dec. 16, and $40 and $50 for members and nonmembers, respectively, after Friday. To register, call 527-3573 or visit