The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. board will meet Tuesday, Jan. 14, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit

The National Association of Women Business Owners will meet Tuesday, Jan. 14, from 11:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Leila Todd of the Christian Psychological Center will discuss “Stress and the Working Woman: Strategies for Bringing Balance to Our Lives.” Cost at the door is $35. Visit

Methodist North Hospital will hold a stroke support group meeting Tuesday, Jan. 14, at 2 p.m. in day room one at HealthSouth Rehabilitation, 4100 Austin Peay Highway. The topic is “Moving Forward in 2014: Wellness plans for the new year.” Visit

Opera Memphis will present “The Mikado” Tuesday, Jan. 14, Friday, Jan. 17, and Saturday, Jan. 18, at 7:30 p.m. at Germantown Performing Arts Center, 1801 Exeter Road. A Japanese festival in collaboration with the Japanese American Society of Tennessee will be held Saturday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. The festival is free; visit for show prices.

Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Jan. 15, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave., sixth floor. Author Jay Myers will present “Hitting the Curve Ball.” Cost is free. Visit

Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, Jan. 15, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Howell Marketing Strategies CEO Amy Howell will present “Marketing Your Brand in the Future of Digital.” Cost for members is free; cost for nonmembers is $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Visit

Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will host a labor and employment law breakfast briefing Thursday, Jan. 16, from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Baker Donelson, 165 Madison Ave., suite 2000. The topic is “Twenty Years of FMLA: Successes, Failures and Lessons Learned.” Cost is free. RSVP to

AIA Memphis will present “Conceptualizing Public Spaces” as part of its Third Thursday series Thursday, Jan. 16, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Union Ave. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. RSVP to or 525-3818 by Tuesday, Jan. 14.