VOL. 127 | NO. 159 | Wednesday, August 15, 2012
The Center City Development Corp. board will meet Wednesday, Aug. 15, at 9 a.m. in the DMC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Aug. 15, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Ave. George Lucas, co-author of “The One-Minute Negotiator,” will speak. Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Aug. 15, from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Documentary producer Cris Hardaway of WKNO will speak. Cost is $25 for nonmembers.
Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, Aug. 15, at noon at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Drive. Gary Smith of the Memphis Bar Association will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to Lee Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LaunchMemphis will announce its fall season lineup at a party Wednesday, Aug. 15, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Grawemeyer’s, 520 S. Main St. Buy tickets at launchmemphis.com.
Shelby County Trustee David Lenoir and the Shelby County Land Bank will hold a “real estate road show” forum for investors Thursday, Aug. 16, from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Memphis Area Association of Realtors, 6393 Poplar Ave. The forum will highlight county-owned properties marketed through the Land Bank. Cost is free, but space is limited. R.S.V.P. to 432-4884.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will hold a breakfast briefing titled “What’s New at the EEOC?” Thursday, Aug. 16, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Baker Donelson, 165 Madison Ave., suite 2000. Brent E. Siler will speak. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Cost is free. Email email@example.com.
The Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division board will meet Thursday, Aug. 16, at 1:30 p.m. at the MLGW administration building, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com for an agenda.
Attorney J. Anthony Bradley will present a Veterans Administration aid seminar titled “The Truth About the Aid & Attendance Pension Benefit for Our Wartime Veterans” Thursday, Aug. 16, at 6 p.m. in St. Joseph Hall, room 10, on the Christian Brothers University campus. Cost is free. Call Anthony McClyde at 321-4455.
Shelby County Board of Education will host a community meeting to discuss the school merger plan Thursday, Aug. 16, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Overton High School, 1770 Lanier Lane. Visit mcsk12.net.