Cannon Wright Blount will hold a QuickBooks seminar Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at its office, 756 Ridge Lake Blvd. The session will cover setting up payroll items and employees, time tracking, and paying employees and tax liabilities. Cost is $75. Visit to register.

The Memphis chapter of the Public Relations Society of America will hold two media training seminars Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. The event is geared toward anyone who may serve as a spokesperson with television media. Register for one or both sessions at

The Center City Development Corp. board will meet Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit

Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave., sixth floor. Paul Westby of Brown Exterminating will present “Are You Bugged?” Cost is free. Visit or call Jo Garner at 482-0354.

Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Sam Goff, who hosts the radio show “House Calls-All Things About Mortgages” will present “Separation in a Crowded Field: How Do You Stand Out?” Cost for nonmembers is $20 in advance or $30 at the door. Visit

Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host a Munch and Learn lecture titled “Chateau Noir: The Final Days of Paul Cezanne” Wednesday, Oct. 16, from noon to 1 p.m. at Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. Cost is free with regular admission. Visit

The Project Management Institute Memphis chapter will meet Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Collierville Learning Center, 920 W. Poplar Ave. Scott Barnes will present an Agile overview. Cost is $50. Register at

The Greater Memphis Chamber Small Business Council will hold a breakfast seminar and expert panel titled “Everything You Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act” Thursday, Oct. 17, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Hotel Memphis, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Cost is $25 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Visit