Healthy Shelby will launch its Safe Sleep initiative Monday, Dec. 9, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Saint Andrew AME Church community life center, 1472 Mississippi Blvd. Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell will speak. RSVP to

Luna Nova Music Ensemble will perform “An Evening a British Chamber Music” Monday, Dec. 9, at 7:30 p.m. at Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 1720 Peabody Ave. Cost is free. Visit

ULI Memphis, the local chapter of the Urban Land Institute, will host its 2013 Mid-South Real Estate Outlook Tuesday, Dec. 10, from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the Memphis Bioworks Foundation auditorium, 20 S. Dudley St. Cost is $65. Visit

Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Dec. 11, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave., sixth floor. Emily Baker of the Germantown Library will present “How to Sell on the Internet.” Cost is free. Visit

The Shelby County Trustee’s Office will host a “Home Sweet Home” workshop for seniors Wednesday, Dec. 11, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Orange Mound Senior Center, 2590 Park Ave. Trustee staff will provide information on senior property taxes and how to effectively pass property to heirs. Cost is free. Visit

National Hispanic Professional Organization-Memphis will hold its 2013 networking reception Thursday, Dec. 12, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Cost is free. RSVP to

Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will hold its 7th annual holiday “friend raiser” Tuesday, Dec. 12, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at LRoss Gallery, 5040 Sanderlin Ave. Cost in advance is $10 for members and $15 for nonmembers; cost at the door is $20. All attendees are also asked to donate a teddy bear. Visit

Ballet Memphis will present “Nutcracker,” featuring more than 100 dancers and 70 musicians, from Friday, Dec. 13, to Sunday, Dec. 15, at The Orpheum, 203 S. Main St. Buy tickets at