VOL. 129 | NO. 32 | Monday, February 17, 2014
SHRM-Memphis will host a networking and Q&A session with Kari Strobel, director of HR competency for the Society of Human Resources Management, Monday, Feb. 17, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Fogelman Executive Center, 330 Innovation Drive.
SHRM-Memphis will hold meetings Tuesday, Feb. 18, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Memphis Bioworks Foundation, 20 Dudley St., and from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Fogelman Executive Center, 330 Innovation Drive. The topic is “The HR Professional Competency Model: A Road Map for Success.” RSVP at shrm-memphis.org.
LeMoyne-Owen College will host “A Discussion of Africans in Israel,” featuring LeMoyne-Owen faculty, Tuesday, Feb. 18, from 9:45 a.m. to 10:50 a.m. in the Little Theater on campus, 807 Walker Ave. Call 435-1427.
Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis will host Zumba demonstration classes Tuesday, Feb. 18, and Feb. 25 from 3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. and 4:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. in the hospital’s cafe, 5959 Park Ave. Visit saintfrancishosp.com.
The University of Tennessee at Martin will present a retirement planning workshop Tuesday, Feb. 18, and Feb. 25 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 5865 Ridgeway Center Parkway. Topics include assessing retirement costs, evaluating income sources, investing and more. Cost is $59 for two people and includes both sessions. RSVP at utm.edu/departments/ecos/nondegree.php or 731-881-7082.
The University of Memphis will host a panel discussion titled “Race and Labor in Memphis, 1968-Present” on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m. in the University Center Bluff Room, 499 University St. Cost is free. Visit memphis.edu/multiculturalaffairs for a schedule of Black History Month events.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Feb. 19, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave., sixth floor. Attorney Craig Beard will present “How to Properly Evict Problem Tenants.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
The Center City Development Corp. will meet Wednesday, Feb. 19, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, Feb. 19, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Susan S. Stephenson, co-founder, co-chairman and president of Independent Bank, will present “Make it Work Marketing: Sending a Message That Matters.” Cost for nonmembers is $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Visit sms-midsouth.org.