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VOL. 36 | NO. 43 | Friday, October 26, 2012

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Weekly Business Mastermind Luncheon. Join other small business owners and entrepreneurs each Wednesday in a peer-to-peer advisory session over lunch. Share your ideas, challenges and insights while you share a meal together. Group meets Wednesdays at 11:30 at Nero’s Grill. All business owners welcome, but advance registration required. Register: http://nashvillesuccesssummit.com/events-2/


Free Legal Seminars at People’s Law School

Class covers “Renters’ Rights: Students will learn their legal rights as a renter and how to assert them, what to look for in a lease, how to get their landlord to make repairs, how to get their security deposit back and other problems renters face.” Individuals can register for one or several classes through Nov. 15 on a variety of topics, including:

  • Nov. 8: Paying for Nursing Home and Home Care: This class provides information about how to get TennCare/Medicaid help for home and community-based services.
  • Nov. 15: Social Security Options: Instructors will review how to apply for and obtain Social Security retirement, disability, spouse and child benefits, Medicare health insurance and Supplemental Security Income Disability and old age benefits.

Registration, Information: nashville.gov/ce, FaceBook.com/NashvilleCEC, Twitter at @NashvilleCEC, 298-8050, cecinfo@nashville.gov.


Young Leaders Council 2012 Fall Leadership Luncheon

Damon T. Hininger, president and CEO of Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), will speak on “Leadership and Giving Back: Not as Scary as You May Think.” 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Nashville Renaissance Hotel, 611 Commerce Street. Information: ylcnashville.org.


Interactive Media Meet-up

Like-minded Nashville Area Chamber of Chamber members meet to discuss trends, challenges, ideas and thoughts. These topic-driven meetings give members the opportunity to develop connections with colleagues while learning about trends and applications in web and mobile technology. 8:30- 9:30 a.m., Goodwill Industries of Middle TN, Inc., 937 Herman Street, Lifsey Building, Room 120, Nashville. Information: nashvillechamber.com, 743-3115.


First Saturday Art Crawl

The monthly visual arts event is presented by 5th Avenue of the Arts and takes place in that historic entertainment district of downtown Nashville. On the first Saturday of every month, 6 p.m.-9 p.m., an alliance of art galleries and museums collectively invite the public to explore the vibrant Nashville downtown art scene. More than 20 art venues participate. Admission free. Information: nashvilledowntown.com/play/first-saturday-art-crawl.

Modern Homes Tour

Some of Nashville’s most meticulously designed contemporary homes will be on display in this first-time tour. Ingrid Spencer, former managing editor of Architectural Record, has curated the group of homes showcased. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tickets are $25 presale and $30 at the door. Information: nashville.modernhometours.com/tickets.

Free Legal Concerns Seminar for Seniors, Caregivers

The Council on Aging of Greater Nashville, the Lawyers’ Association for Women and the Legal Aid Society will be hosting this free session for seniors and their families at the Nashville School of Law, 4013 Armory Oaks Drive. 9-11:30 a.m. The session will begin with a panel of attorneys addressing the details of Medicare and Medicaid, how probate court works, what is involved in conservatorship, and what key legal documents are needed. Participants will then have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with an attorney. Informational materials will also be available. Information: 353-4235, info@coamidtn.org.

Health & Wellness EXPO

Nashville cardiologist Dr. Hal M. Roseman will be the featured speaker at the free event, which will feature health and wellness-related lectures, product demonstrations, and display tables. Professional health practitioners will offer gluten-free and organic foods, aromatherapy, healthy breathing sessions, essential oils, massages, books and other educational materials, Chakra energy clearings, ionic foot baths, iridology readings, mini-facials, skincare products, and chiropractic demonstrations. Attendees can visit exhibition booths for complimentary product samples, as well as insights on nutrition and herbal remedies, life coaching, and the environment. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Center for Spiritual Living Nashville, 6705 Charlotte Pike, Nashville. Information: CSLNashville.org.