Wednesday, Oct. 12
CABLE Super Marketplace and luncheon, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Gaylord Entertainment Center, 501 Broadway. The women's business organization holds a shopping and networking event with more than 55 exhibitors showcasing their products and services. Members $25; guests $35. Contact: 255-9119 or www.nashvillecable.org .
The Nashville Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month, 5:30 p.m., La Hacienda Restaurant, 1100 Hillsboro Road, Franklin. Contact: 332-9777.
Thursday, Oct. 13
Premier Financial Educators presents "Retirement Planning Today," a two-part course for adults, 6-9 p.m., Belmont University Cool Springs campus, 117 Seaboard Lane, Franklin. $49. Registration required. Part two of the course will be held Oct. 18. Contact: 469-0249.
Association of Information Technology Professionals dinner meeting, 5:30-8 p.m., Holiday Inn Select, 2613 West End Ave. The speaker is Seavy Jennings, director of enterprise performance management for ComFrame Software of Birmingham. Members $25; guests $30; student chapter members $20. Contact: 367-8083 or email@example.com .
Saturday, Oct. 15
Greater Nashville Business and Professional Women's annual fashion show, luncheon and silent auction, noon, Radisson Hotel Nashville Airport, 1112 Airport Center Drive. $27, or $30 at door. Contact: 837-9443 or 585-3319.
Monday Oct. 17
Nashville State Community College Foundation, Third Annual Golf Classic presented by Skanska USA Building Inc. to raise money for student scholarships. Registration and lunch at 11 a.m., Temple Hills Club, 6376 Temple Road, Franklin. For sponsorship information or to register, call 353-3743 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
Society for Marketing Professional Services luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Tennessee Engineering Center at the Adventure Science Center, 800 Fort Negley Blvd. Kevin Penney, deputy director of the Mayor's Office of Emergency Management will speak on "Disaster Readiness in Middle Tennessee." Members $15; guests $30. RSVP by noon on Thursday to Wilson Brim, 385-2101 or email@example.com .
Career Transition Support Group, 6:30 p.m., Brentwood United Methodist Church, 309 Franklin Road, Brentwood. Free. Topic: Getting over interview stage fright. Contact: Matt LeBlanc at 477-5651 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Tuesday, Oct. 18
Center for Nonprofit Management "Meet the Funders," 8-9:30 a.m., 44 Vantage Way, Suite 230. This is a great opportunity to meet several of Middle Tennessee's most prominent foundations and funding sources. Instructor: Lewis Lavine, president, CNM. Free for members; guests $35. www.cnm.org  for more information.
Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, "Cool School: A Guide to Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent in Nashville," 8:30-10:45 a.m., Tennessee Performing Arts Center's Johnson Theater, 505 Deaderick St. Members $20; guests $60. Contact: 743-3052.
The Business Calendar is compiled by Matt LeBlanc. To join his Tennessee Networking listserve, or to submit your organization's events, contact him at email@example.com.