VOL. 132 | NO. 182 | Wednesday, September 13, 2017
The Project Management Institute Memphis Chapter will meet Wednesday, Sept. 13, at 6 p.m. at the Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., suite 909. Luke Pruett, recruiting director for City Leadership, will present “Why Millennials Believe in Memphis.” Visit pmimemphis.org.
Indie Memphis will screen “The Lure” as part of the Indie Wednesday film series Wednesday, Sept 13, at 7 p.m. at Malco Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave. General admission is $10; Indie Memphis members get in free. Visit indiememphis.com.
The Construction Specifications Institute-Memphis will meet Thursday, Sept. 14, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Jeff Haltom of Haltom Engineering will present “Engineering Shelby Farms Park: Using Geothermal Heat Recovery.” Tickets are $20 for members and guests, and $12.50 for CSI students. RSVP at csimemphis.org or email email@example.com.
The Daily News’ 2017 Small Business Seminar will take place Thursday, Sept. 14, at 3:30 p.m. at the Brooks Museum, 1930 Poplar Ave. Key players in the local food and beverage industry will discuss opportunities and challenges they’ve faced and offer tips and advice for all small-business owners. Wine-and-cheese reception will follow. Visit seminars.memphisdailynews.com for details.
The 2017 Cooper Young Art Invitational will be held Thursday, Sept. 14, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at CoWork Memphis, 902 S. Cooper St. The free event celebrates the artists who live and work in Cooper-Young, allowing them the opportunity to showcase their work in a gallery setting. The evening also will feature silent auction, complimentary wine/beer, refreshments and live music. Admission is free. Visit cooperyoungfestival.com.
The Memphis 3.0 comprehensive planning process enters its third phase with public workshops to consider growth scenarios through 2040. The first workshop is Thursday, Sept. 14, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Raleigh Community Center, 3678 Powers Road. Participants will go through an exercise to identify which values are most important to drive future development in Memphis, then select and amend a preferred scenario based on those values. Visit memphis3point0.com for a list of upcoming workshops.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will present a workshop titled “Developing a Winning Business Plan” Thursday, Sept. 14, 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.