VOL. 130 | NO. 27 | Tuesday, February 10, 2015
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. will meet Tuesday, Feb. 10, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
Teach901 will host its third annual teacher job fair Tuesday, Feb. 10, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Central BBQ Downtown, 1247 Butler Ave. Candidates interested in pursuing a career as an educator in the Memphis area are invited. More than 20 organizations will be seeking hires. Visit teach901.com/job-fair to register.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Feb. 11, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the YMCA Nuber Center, 5885 Quince Road. Troy and Lynn McDonald of Allstate Insurance will present “Raise Your Flood Insurance IQ: What Real Estate Professionals Need to Know.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 901-482-0354.
The Tennessee Small Business Development Center and Waller Lansden Dortch and Davis LLP will kick off the “Protecting Your Intellectual Property” series Thursday, Feb. 12, from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. Participants will learn more about patents, copyrights, trademarks, nondisclosure agreements and more to protect their business. Visit tsbdc.org/swtcc or call 901-333-5085 to register.
The Memphis Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America will honor Loeb Properties president Bob Loeb, the chapter’s 2014 Communicator of the Year, at its monthly luncheon Thursday, Feb. 12, at 11:45 at the University Club, 1346 Central Ave. Cost is free for members and $25 for nonmembers. Visit prsamemphis.org.
The Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change will host Daniel Matlin, a history lecturer at King’s College London and co-winner of the Hooks Institute National Book Award, Thursday, Feb. 12, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the University Center Bluff Room, 499 University St., room 308. Matlin will discuss his book “On the Corner: African American Intellectuals and the Urban Crisis.” Cost is free. Visit memphis.edu/benhooks for details.
Memphis Theological Seminary will host the 28th annual Dr. Henry Logan Starks Scholarship Dinner and Awards Ceremony Thursday, Feb. 12, at 7 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The event honors individuals and groups for contributions consistent with the legacy of Henry Logan Starks, the first African-American professor at MTS. Tickets are $100. Contact Roz Nichols at firstname.lastname@example.org or 901-334-5808.