VOL. 126 | NO. 189 | Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Talk Shoppe will present “The Mastermind Principle: From the Book ‘Think and Grow Rich’ by Napoleon Hill” Wednesday, Sept. 28, 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.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a free hip- and knee-replacement class Wednesday, Sept. 28, from 11 a.m. to noon at the hospital, 3960 New Covington Pike. Attendees will learn about the procedure and what to expect during recovery. Space is limited. To reserve a seat, call 516-5639.
Methodist South Hospital will host a free seminar on knee and shoulder pain Wednesday, Sept. 28, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in meeting rooms A and B, basement floor level, 1300 Wesley Drive. Dr. Apurva Dalal of Tri-State Orthopaedics will speak. The event is free and open to the public, and seating is limited. To register, call 888-777-5959.
The Tennessee Small Business Development Centers and Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell will host a “Grow Your Business” seminar as part of the statewide “Grown Your Business Tour” Wednesday, Sept. 28, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Shelby Farms Conservancy Office, 500 N. Pine Lake Drive. The speaker is small-business coach Robert Staub. To register, visit www.tsbdc.org.
Rhodes College will host a talk by Charlie Cook, political analyst and publisher of the newsletter “The Cook Political Report,” Wednesday, Sept. 28, at 6 p.m. in Hardie Auditorium of Palmer Hall on campus. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 843-3888.
William S. Parks, an attorney with Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP, will conduct a seminar about the nation’s new patent law and how it will affect business and small entrepreneurs Friday, Sept. 30 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at International Paper, Tower 3, 6420 Poplar Ave. The seminar is free and open to the public. For attorneys seeking continuing legal education hours, attendance fees range from $45 to $55. For more information, contact Shelia Webster at 537-1000 or email@example.com.
The Daily News Green Seminar will be held Oct. 6 from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art auditorium, 1934 Poplar Ave. The seminar will focus on sustainable energy and how pubic and private initiatives are reshaping everything from economic development to real estate construction. Cost is $25. To register, visit www.memphisdailynews.com/seminar.