VOL. 126 | NO. 36 | Tuesday, February 22, 2011
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Ned Canty, general director of Opera Memphis, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Advanced reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Memphis Claims Association will meet Tuesday at 5:15 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select Memphis East, 5795 Poplar Ave. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for guests.
The Memphis Botanic Garden will host its Tuesdays on the Terrace Wine Tasting Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Attendees will celebrate Fat Tuesday with Dixieland jazz, wine, and New Orleans cuisine. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. For more information, call 636-4131.
MPACT Memphis will meet for a programs and events planning session Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at MPACT Memphis, 506 S. Main St., suite 101. For more information, visit www.mpactmemphis.org.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Participants will gain a better understanding of their role and responsibilities as the executive director and begin to develop strategies for success. Cost is $99 for members, $150 for nonmembers and $89 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
Talk Shoppe will host a speed networking meeting Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call 482-0354.
Methodist North will host a free hip and knee replacement information class Wednesday from 11 a.m. to noon at Methodist North, 3960 New Covington Pike. Space is limited. For reservations, call 516-5639.
Indie Memphis and Shady Grove Presbyterian Church will present a free screening of the film “Hiding” Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Malco Theatre’s Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave. The documentary tells the story of North Koreans refugees seeking freedom n the border region of China and North Korea. For more information, visit www.indiememphis.com.
Westminster Academy will host a mini open house for parents of prospective students Thursday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the schools campus, 2500 Ridgeway Road. For more information, call 380-9192 or visit www.wamemphis.com.