VOL. 129 | NO. 156 | Tuesday, August 12, 2014
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. will meet Tuesday, Aug. 12, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Aug. 12, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Cost is $20 at the door. University of Memphis President David Rudd will speak. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a stroke support group meeting Tuesday, Aug. 12, at 2 p.m. at HealthSouth Rehabilitation, 4100 Austin Peay Highway, day room one. The topic is “Preparing stroke patients & families for natural disasters.” Visit methodisthealth.org.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host a Food Truck Garden Party Tuesday, Aug. 12, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 750 Cherry Road. The event will include local food trucks, live music and a cash bar. Cost is $5 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
The Memphis Chapter of the American Payroll Association will host its 2014 statewide conference Wednesday, Aug. 13, to Friday, Aug. 15, at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The theme is “Payroll – Always on My Mind.” Cost is $215 for chapter members and $285 for nonmembers. Register at tswb-apa.net.
Rizzo’s Diner and the Memphis Crisis Center will hold a “Less to Wine About Wednesday” fundraiser Wednesday, Aug. 13, at the restaurant, 106 G.E. Patterson Ave. Rizzo’s will donate 25 percent of the day’s profits to the crisis center. Visit rizzosdiner.com.
RecruitMilitary will hold a job fair for veterans Wednesday, Aug. 13, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Visit recruitmilitary.com.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals will hold its 2014 conference, “A Whole Lota Fundraisin’ Goin’ On,” Thursday, Aug. 14, at the University of Memphis University Center, 499 University St. The conference is open to AFP members and nonmembers and will feature networking and educational sessions. Visit afpmemphis.org for registration information.
The University of Tennessee at Martin will present a retirement planning workshop for those interested in learning about estate planning Thursday, Aug. 14, and Aug. 21 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Germantown Great Hall, 1900 S. Germantown Road. Cost is $59 for two people and includes both sessions and instructional materials. RSVP at utm.edu/departments/ecos/nondegree.php or 731-881-7082.