Talk Shoppe and the Small Business Chamber will present “The Mastermind Principle: Based on the Book ‘Think & Grow Rich’ by Napoleon Hill” Wednesday, Nov. 28, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Ave. Cost is free. Visit smallbusinesschamber.com or talkshoppe.biz.
BIG for Memphis will host Memphis Police Department Director Toney Armstrong Wednesday, Nov. 28, 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 impact the community. Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, Nov. 28, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Christian Brothers University President John Smarrelli will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to Lee Hughes at email@example.com.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Nov. 28, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Dr. Glen Fenter of Mid-South Community College will speak. Cost is $25 for nonmembers.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will host a labor and employment breakfast briefing Thursday, Nov. 29, from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Holiday Inn, 280 Marathon Way in Southaven. The topic is “Preparing for 2013: A Look Back at Significant Employment Law Developments Over the Past Year and What to Expect in the New Year.” Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Napa Cafe will host the Toast for Tots Wine Dinner and Charity Auction benefiting Special Kids & Families Thursday, Nov. 29, at 6 p.m. Tickets are $100. Visit skandf.org or contact Dynisha Woods at email@example.com or 683-8787.
Theatre Memphis will present “A Christmas Carol” Friday, Nov. 30, through Dec. 23 at the theater, 630 Perkins Road Extended. Visit theatrememphis.org for times and tickets.
The Circuit Playhouse will present “The Santaland Diaries” Friday, Nov. 30, through Dec. 23 in Circuit’s Memphian Room, 51 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.
Ballet Memphis will present “Nutcracker” Friday, Nov. 30, through Sunday, Dec. 2, at The Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main St. Visit balletmemphis.org for times and tickets.
Germantown Community Theatre will present “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” Nov. 30 through Dec. 16 at the theater, 3037 Forest Hill-Irene Road. Visit germantowncommunitytheatre.org for times and tickets.