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

Talk Shoppe will present “Tips on How to Save Money on Insurance” Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call 482-0354.

The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will hold a luncheon Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select Memphis East, 5795 Poplar Ave. Karl Schledwitz, chief executive officer of Monogram Food Solutions, will speak on the topic “Due Diligence – Decision Points for Making an Acquisition.” Cost is free for members and $25 for nonmembers. For more information, call 866-290-4241 or visit

The University of Memphis Career Services and the College of Education will hold the 2011 Education Career Fair Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the University Center Ballroom on campus. The fair is free to all students and alumni seeking employment. Attendees should bring copies of their resume and wear business attire. For more information, visit

Lipscomb & Pitts Breakfast Club will hold its HR Lunch Bytes Series with Kiesewetter Wise Wednesday from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Kiesewetter Wise, 3725 Champion Hills Drive, suite 3000. The topic is titled “Strange New World: Employer’s Do’s and Don’ts for the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act.” For reservations, contact Jeremy Park at 321-1020 or

Davis-Kidd Booksellers will host a discussion and book signing with Michael Oher, author of “I Beat the Odds: From Homelessness to ‘The Blind Side’ and Beyond,” Wednesday at 6 p.m. at Davis-Kidd, 387 Perkins Road Extended.

The University of Memphis Department of Theatre & Dance and the Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music will present “Phantom of the Opera” Wednesday through Feb. 25 at the Mainstage Theatre on campus. For more information, visit

Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will host a breakfast briefing forum titled “Hiring: Starting the Employment Relationship Off on the Right Note” Thursday from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Baker Donelson’s office on the 20th floor, 165 Madison Ave. For more information or to register, contact Nicolette Thomas at 577-2328 or