Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, April 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Mignonne Wright, president of Macadvantage, will present “Think Big. Make Love.” Cost in advance is free for members and $25 for nonmembers; cost at the door is $30. Visit

The Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, April 17, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. University of Memphis football coach Justin Fuente will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to Lee Hughes at

Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, April 17, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Douglas McGowen, member of the Mayor’s Innovation Delivery Team, will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.

Fair Housing Alliance of Greater Memphis will present its 13th annual fair housing conference, Scams, Shams and Flim Flams, Wednesday, April 17, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Cost is free. Visit for sessions and speakers.

Rhodes College will host a lecture by musician Kirk Whalum as part of its Memphis Centered series Wednesday, April 17, at 5:30 p.m. in Blount Auditorium of Buckman Hall on campus, 2000 North Parkway. Whalum’s talk is titled “The Spirit of the City: Kirk Whalum’s Journey From Memphis to the World and Back.” Cost is free. Visit

The Memphis Lawyers’ Chapter and University of Memphis Law Students’ Chapter of the Federalist Society will host a panel titled “Current Proposals to Change the Electoral College System” Thursday, April 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 1 N. Front St. Cost is free. Email or call 462-2616.

Traffic Club of Memphis will host its Band and Bayou Party Thursday, April 18, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at High Point Pub, 477 High Point Terrace. Cost is $25 and includes crawfish, sausage, corn and potatoes. R.S.V.P. at

The Memphis chapter of Executive Women International will meet Thursday, April 18, at 5:30 p.m. at Memphis Marriott East, 5795 Poplar Ave. Kimberly Medlock is the guest speaker. Cost is $35. R.S.V.P. to