The Daily News’ offices will be closed Monday, Sept. 2, in observance of Labor Day. Offices will reopen Tuesday, Sept. 3, at 8:30 a.m. and remain open during regular business hours.

Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Sept. 4, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave., sixth floor. Credit expert Craig Cline will present “How to Improve Your Credit Score.” Cost is free. Visit or call 482-0354.

Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Sept. 4, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Shelby County Trustee David Lenoir will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.

Memphis Light, Gas & Water Division will hold a board meeting Wednesday, Sept. 4, at 1:30 p.m. in the MLGW board room, 220 S. Main St. Visit

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

Andrew Gieselmann of Sandler Training by Capstone Sales Performance will host an executives briefing Thursday, Sept. 5, from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at his office, 2650 Thousand Oaks Blvd., suite 3110. The workshop is structured for owners, CEOs and sales leaders, and will discuss why salespeople struggle and strategies to increase margins and shorten the sales cycle. Cost is free. Call 654-7776.

Cooper Young Night Out will be held Thursday, Sept. 5, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at businesses in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Visit for a list of activities.

The Mid-South Area Pulmonary Hypertension Support Group will meet Thursday, Sept. 5, at 6 p.m. at Logan’s Roadhouse, 2710 N. Germantown Parkway. Timothy Ballard will present “Insights on Exercise Testing and Exercise in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension” at 7 p.m. RSVP to or 463-8688.

In-Synk and The Daily News will host a Leadership Lunch & Learn book review and discussion on Sheryl Sandberg’s “Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead” Friday, Sept. 6, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Triumph Bank board room, 5699 Poplar Ave. Cost is $20. Visit

The Orpheum will screen “King Kong,” part of the Pat’s Picks classic movie series, Friday, Sept. 6, at 7 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Visit