VOL. 127 | NO. 46 | Wednesday, March 7, 2012
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 an 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.
The HIV/AIDS Network 2012 Conference will be held Thursday, March 8, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Friday, March 9, from 9 a.m. to noon at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Student Alumni Center, 800 Madison Ave. The topic is “Responding to Challenges in the Mid-South.” Pre-registration is $25 and onsite registration is $35. Visit www.hivmemphis.org for more information or to register.