VOL. 130 | NO. 26 | Monday, February 9, 2015
Morris Auction Group will host a free seminar for potential property sellers to learn about the real estate auction marketing method Monday, Feb. 9, at 6 p.m. at the Morris Auction Group offices, 2687 Mount Moriah Terrace. Visit morrisauctiongroup.com for details.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Feb. 10, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. will present a State of the City update. Cost is $20 at the door. Advance RSVP is required to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.