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

Rhodes College will host Michael Robbins, senior adviser for nonprofit partnerships at the U.S. Department of Education, Wednesday, Sept. 4, at 5:30 p.m. in Blount Auditorium of Buckman Hall on campus, 2000 North Parkway. Robbins will discuss the importance of community partnerships with schools. Cost is free. 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. Gieselmann will discuss why salespeople struggle and strategies to increase margins and shorten the sales cycle. Cost is free. Call 654-7776.

The city of Germantown will host the Farm Park Farmers Market on Thursday, Sept. 5, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Farm Park, 2740 Cross Country Drive, near Germantown Elementary School. Email

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.

Memphis Botanic Garden will hold a meet-and-greet reception for Chantel Barber’s “Nature’s Portraits” art exhibit Thursday, Sept. 5, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Visitors Center gallery, 750 Cherry Road. Call 636-4100.

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

Germantown Performing Arts Center will present Diane Marino as part of the Jazz in the Box series Friday, Sept. 6, at 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. Buy tickets at