VOL. 127 | NO. 124 | Tuesday, June 26, 2012
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, June 26, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. James Rogers, director of Memphis Animal Services, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Email Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
ServiceMaster University will host an Accounting for Leases seminar Tuesday, June 26, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at The ServiceMaster Co. National Training Center, 3839 Forest Hill-Irene Road. The course will cover changes in lease accounting rules and their effects. Cost is $50. Visit cbiz.com/thompsondunavant for details.
Duncan-Williams Dragon Boat Demo Day will be held Tuesday, June 26, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Mud Island River Park, 125 N. Front St. Attendees can get details about the Sept. 22 dragon boat race sponsored by Duncan-Williams Inc. investment firm and benefiting the Tennessee Clean Water Network. Visit memphis.dragonboatraces.com.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a free diabetes class Tuesday, June 26, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the hospital’s Total Joint Center, 3960 New Covington Pike. Call 516-5038 to register.
The Shelby County Trustee’s Office will host a Project H.O.M.E. (Home Ownership Made Easier) Workshop for delinquent taxpayers Tuesday, June 26, at 6 p.m. at Charles Powell-Westwood Community Center, 810 Western Park. Call Terica Lamb at 432-4882 to register.
Talk Shoppe and the Small Business Chamber will host a talk Wednesday, June 27, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Ave. The topic is “Mastermind Principle: Based on the Book ‘Think & Grow Rich’ by Napoleon Hill.” Cost is free. Contact Jo Garner at 482-0354.
BIG for Memphis will meet Wednesday, June 27, from 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Phelps Security, 4932 Park Ave. BIG brings together Memphis Police Department colonels and business leaders to curb crime and impact the community. Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to email@example.com or 365-9728.
Second Presbyterian Church will host the annual Patriotic Pops concert Wednesday, June 27, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the church, 4055 Poplar Ave. The concert will include members of the Memphis Symphony Orchestra, the church’s chancel choir and guest bass soloist Jonathan Blanchard. Visit 2pc.org.
The Memphis National Black MBA Association Inc. will hold “social.connected: Professionals Correlated” Thursday, June 28, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Bleu Restaurant, 221 S. Third St. Visit nbmbaamemphis.org.