VOL. 129 | NO. 27 | Monday, February 10, 2014
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis will host An Evening With Fred Davis Tuesday, Feb. 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the organization’s Technical Training Center, 903 Walker Ave. Davis served as the first black chairman of the Memphis City Council and opened one of the South’s first African-American-owned insurance agencies. Tickets are $100. Visit bgcm.org.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a stroke support group meeting Tuesday, Feb. 11, at 2 p.m. in day room one at HealthSouth Rehabilitation, 4100 Austin Peay Highway. The topic is “Light at the End of the Tunnel: How seasonal depressive disorders affect stroke patients.” Visit methodisthealth.org or call 516-5947.
The Kroc Center will hold a nutrition seminar titled “Nutrition & Athletic Performance” Tuesday, Feb. 11, at 5:30 p.m. at the center, 800 East Parkway S. Cost is $2; open to the public. Visit krocmemphis.org.
The Shelby County Trustee’s office will hold a Project H.O.M.E. (Home Ownership Made Easier) Financial Literacy workshop Tuesday, Feb. 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Glenview Community Center, 1141 S. Barksdale St. Visit shelbycountytrustee.com.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Feb. 12, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave., sixth floor. Terri Murphy, president of Terri Murphy Communication and chief information officer for U.S. Learning, will present “Relationships & Romance: Both Require an ‘E’ Factor.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Feb. 12, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Steve Guinn, vice president of Highwoods Properties, will present “Real Estate Taxes: Memphis vs. Nashville.” Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
The Memphis chapter of the American Payroll Association will meet Thursday, Feb. 13, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Jennifer Kiesewetter of Kiesewetter Law Firm will present “Employee vs. Independent Contractor: Worker Misclassification.” Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Visit memphisapa.org.
Memphis Investors Group will meet Thursday, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m. at the Memphis Hilton, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. CPA Jimmy Luke will present “Tax Reduction and Tax Planning Strategies for Real Estate Investors.” Cost is free for members and first-time visitors, and $20 for repeat visitors. Visit memphisinvestorsgroup.com.