VOL. 126 | NO. 111 | Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Talk Shoppe will present “Recognizing Behavioral Styles in Selling” Wednesday, June 8, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
The National Hispanic Association will meet Thursday, June 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Rakesh Kochhar, associate director of research for the Pew Hispanic Center in Washington, will speak about the growth of Tennessee’s Hispanic Population. Cost is free for members and $25 for nonmembers. For reservations, call Ashley Hardin at 466-6476.
The Memphis Investors Group will meet Thursday, June 9, at 6 p.m. at the Memphis Hilton, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Vena Jones-Cox, will speak on “How to Find More Great Deals Than You Can Handle.” Admission is free for first-time visitors and members. Repeat visitors pay $20. For more information, visit www.memphisinvestorsgroup.com.
David Allan Coe will perform Thursday, June 9, at 7 p.m. at Handy Park. Brad Kessler will open the show. Cost is $10.
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will present screenings of the animated film “Gravity Was Everywhere Back Then” Thursday, June 9, at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. For more information or tickets, call 544-6208.
The National Association of Women Business Owners Memphis will hold the “Strut to Success” mixer and dinner June 14 at 5:30 p.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Patricia Wesson, president of Contracts for Women Inc. and past president of NAWBO Memphis, will speak. Cost is $34 before Friday, June 10, and $39 after. To register, visit nawbomemphis06142011.eventbrite.com. For more information, call Natasha Bowen at 647-3922 or Nita Black at 413-1315.
The Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library will host a two-day book sale Friday, June 10, and Saturday, June 11, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the library, 3030 Poplar Ave. More than 15,000 books and materials will be on sale. For more information, call 415-2840.
Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects will host an art reception for Down Hamm and Judy Vandergrift Friday, June 10, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the firm, 1500 Union Ave. The show will run through July 7.
The Memphis Chapter of Executive Women International will meet June 16 at 5:30 p.m. at the Tower Room Executive Suites, 5100 Poplar Ave., 33rd floor. Summer Owens, author of “Life After Birth,” will speak. Cost is $35 per person. Reservations are due Friday, June 10. For reservations, contact Deborah Vaughn at 726-3498, 373-6081 or firstname.lastname@example.org.