VOL. 128 | NO. 94 | Tuesday, May 14, 2013
National Association of Women Business Owners Memphis chapter will meet Tuesday, May 14, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3935 Galloway Ave. Lori Turner-Wilson, co-founder of RedRover Sales & Marketing, will speak. Cost is $25 for NAWBO members, $30 for nonmembers and $35 at the door. Visit nawbomemphis.org.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, May 14, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Commercial Appeal sports columnist Geoff Calkins will speak. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a stroke support group meeting Tuesday, May 14, at 2 p.m. in day room one at HealthSouth Rehabilitation, 4100 Austin Peay Highway. Visit methodisthealth.org or call 516-5646.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, May 15, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave. Social media specialist Cheryl Hurley, founder of SQ Modern Media, will present “Blogging Made Simple.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
Families of Incarcerated Individuals Inc. will host a rebranding event Wednesday, May 15, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The organization will unveil its revamped programs and services. Call 726-6191.
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, May 15, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Mark von Stolk, owner of Calaveras Business Coaching, will present “Selling More With Metaphors.” Cost in advance is free for members and $25 for nonmembers; cost at the door is $30. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, May 15, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Derek Goldfarb, Memphis Redbirds assistant general manager and director of sales, will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
Cannon Wright Blount will present a QuickBooks introductory session for entrepreneurs and business owners Wednesday, May 15, from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the firm’s office, 756 Ridge Lake Blvd., suite 100. Cost is free. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 271-3126.
The Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest will be held Thursday, May 16, through Saturday, May 18, at Tom Lee Park, on Riverside Drive Downtown. Tickets are $8 in advance and $9 at the gate. Visit memphisinmay.org for a schedule.