VOL. 126 | NO. 40 | Monday, February 28, 2011
The Tennessee Beta Unit of Parliamentarians will hold a meeting and educational program Monday at 6 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Branch Library, 5094 Poplar Ave.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will discuss complex accounting and financial reporting issues with a CPA specializing in the nonprofit sector. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
The Arc of the Mid-South will host its March Madness Kickoff Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church, 4488 Poplar Ave. The day will include food, dance performances, and Miracles Encore from The Baddour Center. For more information, call 327-2473.
The University of Memphis Graduate and Professional Schools will hold a recruitment fair Tuesday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Michael D. Rose Theatre on campus. The fair will offer information abut the U of M’s 24 doctoral degrees, 55 master’s degrees, 19 graduate certificates, the education specialist degree and the juris doctorate degree. For more information, call 678-4212 or visit www.memphis.edu/truebluefuture.
Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital will host a stroke survivor group meeting Tuesday at 4 p.m. in Medical Office Building A of the hospital, 7655 Poplar Ave., suite 250. The movie “Brain Freeze,” starring comedian and stroke survivor John Kawie, will be screened. For more information, call Angela Mensi at 516-6929.
Opera Memphis will hold general auditions for the 2011-2012 season Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Clark Opera Memphis Center, 6745 Wolf River Parkway. Auditions are by appointment only, and those auditioning should come prepared to perform one foreign language aria and one operetta/musical theatre selection in English. To schedule an appointment, send a request, headshot and resume to Jonathan Ealy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Loeb Properties Inc. will hold a public meeting to reveal its redevelopment plans for Overton Square Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at Memphis Heritage, 2282 Madison Ave. Anyone interested in renderings and site plans is encouraged to attend and give feedback.
Metamorphoses Inc. will hold a community event to draw attention to new programs designed to help troubled youth Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Ridgeway Assembly of God Church Family Life Center, 3150 Ridgeway Road. The event will highlight a three-month pilot program conducted in cooperation with Memphis City Schools set to launch March 23. For more information, call 552-3260.