VOL. 130 | NO. 189 | Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Memphis Botanic Garden will continue the 2015 Vine to Wine tasting series with “Aussie Wines” Tuesday, Sept. 29, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. Each event features eight wines or cocktails in and light hors d’oeuvres. Tickets are $25 for members or $35 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Sept. 30, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the University of Phoenix–Memphis campus, 65 Germantown Court, first floor. The topic is The MasterMind Principle, based on the book “Think and Grow Rich” by Napoleon Hill. Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
B.I.G. for Memphis will meet Wednesday, Sept. 30, from 9:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Phelps Security, 4932 Park Ave. Gary Patterson of the Center for Earthquake Research and Information and the West Tennessee Seismic Safety Commission will present an earthquake hazard update. Visit phelpssecurity.com.
Family Safety Center of Memphis and Shelby County will screen “Private Violence,” a documentary about domestic violence, Wednesday, Sept. 30, at 7 p.m. at Malco Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave. After the film, domestic violence survivors from VOICES will hold a brief Q&A about their experiences. Tickets are $10; all proceeds benefit FSC. Visit familysafetycenter.org.
Memphis chapter of the Urban Land Institute will host University of Memphis president David Rudd for a university “state of the union” Thursday, Oct. 1, at 8 a.m. at Baker Donelson, 165 Madison Ave., 20th floor. Cost is free for ULI members and $20 for nonmembers. Visit memphis.uli.org.
Sales & Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Thursday, Oct. 1, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Napa Cafe, 5101 Sanderlin, suite 122. Selena Silvestro of The Selling Agency will present “Digital Differentiation: A 5-Point Sales Strategy to Earn More Customers.” Tickets are $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
Wine Under Wings, hosted by the Memphis Council of the Navy League of the United States, will be held Thursday, Oct. 1, at 7 p.m. at Wilson Air Center, 2930 Winchester Road. The annual wine tasting and military appreciation night will feature live music, a silent auction and more. Tickets are $80; proceeds benefit Memphis Navy League activities and programs. Call 901-683-5350 for tickets.