VOL. 131 | NO. 29 | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Central Defense Staffing will host a recruitment event Wednesday, Feb. 10, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 6084 Apple Tree Drive, suite 10. CDS is seeking to fill positions for all shifts at various accounts in Memphis and North Mississippi. Applicants must bring two forms of ID and be able to pass drug screening and background checks. Visit centraldefensestaffing.com or call 901-473-6385, ext. 400.
Fellowship of Christian Athletes will host a breakfast with coach Gene Stallings on Thursday, Feb. 11, from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the Landers Center, 4650 Venture Drive in Southaven. Individual tickets are $100; all proceeds benefit FCA. Register at d2fca.org.
JETS Memphis will meet Thursday, Feb. 11, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., suite 909. Michael Kenney of Universal Asset Management will discuss “The Aviation Aftermarket Sector and its Future Trends Based on the Current Economy.” Cost is $25; seating is limited Visit team.aero.
Memphis Chapter of the American Payroll Association will meet Thursday, Feb. 11, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. John T. Crews Jr. of Burleigh Consulting Group will discuss qualified retirement plans. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Register at memphisapa.org.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will present an introductory course titled “How to Start a Small Business” Thursday, Feb. 11, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Cost is free; registration required. Visit tsbdc.org/training for details.
National Black MBA Association will meet for a membership info session Thursday, Feb. 11, from 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in International Paper Tower 3, room 400, 6210 Poplar Ave. “Connect, reconnect and engage” while learning more about the association and its mission. Visit nbmbaamemphis.org for details.
Buckman Performing & Fine Arts Center will host Ana Gasteyer for an evening of cabaret and comedy Thursday, Feb. 11, at 7 p.m. at Buckman, 60 Perkins Road Extended. Buy tickets at buckmanartscenter.com.
Memphis Fashion Week will host model auditions Friday, Feb. 12, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Ballet Memphis, 7950 Trinity Road. Fashion Week events are scheduled for April 4-9. Visit memphisfashionweek.org for audition details and requirements.