The Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, Aug. 7, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Stanton Thomas, curator of the Carroll Cloar exhibit at Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to

Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Aug. 7, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Tom Beazley, executive director of Promise Academy, will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.

The Downtown Memphis Commission design review board will meet Wednesday, Aug. 7, at 4 p.m. in the commission’s conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit

The Greater Memphis Chamber Small Business Council will host its “Inspired Greatness: Memphis Success Stories” breakfast panel Thursday, Aug. 8, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Memphis Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Guest speakers are Ben Bryant Jr., executive-in-residence at the FedEx Institute of Technology, and Spence Wilson, Jr., vice president of Kemmons Wilson Inc. Cost is $25 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Visit

The Memphis chapter of the American Payroll Association will meet Thursday, Aug. 8, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Glenn Hopper of ADP will discuss tax compliance. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Visit

National Hispanic Professional Organization-Memphis will meet Thursday, Aug. 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Sally Pace, senior vice president of First Tennessee Financial and president of Junior League of Memphis, will speak. Cost is $20 for nonmembers. R.S.V.P. to

The Daily News will host its HR Rules and Ramifications Seminar Thursday, Aug. 8, at 3:30 p.m. in the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art auditorium, 1934 Poplar Ave. The seminar will include an overview of changing employment laws and dealing with workplace issues. Paul Patten of Jackson Lewis LLP will present the keynote. Cost is $25. Visit

The Daily News and In-Synk will host a Leadership Lunch & Learn about Liz Wiseman’s book “Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter” Friday, Aug. 9, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Triumph Bank board room, 5699 Poplar Ave. Cost is $20. Visit