VOL. 127 | NO. 44 | Monday, March 5, 2012
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, March 6, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Allen Godfrey, executive director of the Mississippi Gaming Commission, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Email Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
Cannon Wright Blount certified public accounting firm will continue its series of seminars about QuickBooks accounting software Wednesday, March 7, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the firm, 756 Ridge Lake Blvd. Each two-hour class costs $75. Seating is limited. To reserve a place, visit www.cannonwrightblount.com/resources, and for more information, call Debbie Bossé or Cathy Russell at 685-7500.
Talk Shoppe will present the seminar “Maximizing Your Tax Savings with Real Estate Investment Property” with attorney Wis Laughlin Wednesday, March 7, 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 15th annual YWCA benefit luncheon will be held Wednesday, March 7, at noon at The Memphis Marriott-East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Former NFL player and actor Victor Rivas Rivers will speak. Cost is $100 per person, and proceeds benefit YWCA Greater Memphis. To reserve a seat, visit www.memphisywca.org or call 320-6002.
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, March 7, from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Eddie Einhorn, co-owner and vice chair of the Chicago White Sox, will speak. Cost is $25 for guests.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold orientation Wednesday, March 7, from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the National Civil Rights Museum, 450 Mulberry St. Visitors will learn about the chamber and network with members and staff. The orientation is free. For more information, call 543-3500. From 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., the chamber will host a mixer. Cost is free for members and $20 for nonmembers. To register, contact Ericka Milford at email@example.com or 543-3518.
The Downtown Memphis Commission design review board will meet Wednesday, March 7, at 5 p.m. at 113 N. Main St.
Artspace Projects Inc. will host an event Wednesday, March 7, at 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Hyde Gallery at Memphis College of Art, 477 S. Main St. The meeting will allow the local arts community to give feedback on the live/workspace development in the former United Warehouse building.