VOL. 126 | NO. 14 | Friday, January 21, 2011
The Rotary Club of Memphis Central will meet Friday from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Deborah Clubb, executive director of the Memphis Women’s Council, will speak. Cost is $25 for guests. For reservations, call Karen Shea at 683-9099.
IRIS Orchestra will hold a fundraiser and silent auction Friday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Memphis College of Art, Downtown Campus, 477 S. Main St. Guests will be treated to an advance preview of “Time for Three,” and the artwork of Jill Wissmiller will be featured. Tickets are $40 in advance and $50 at the door. For tickets, call Kara Craig at 275-8347 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Germantown Performing Arts Centre will host a performance by pianist Tamir Hendelman Friday at 8:30 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. Tickets are $25. For tickets, call 751-7500 or visit www.gpacweb.com.
Opera Memphis will present Michael Ching’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Opera A Cappella” Friday through Feb. 13 at Playhouse on the Square, 66 S. Cooper St. For show times or tickets, call 257-3100 or visit www.operamemphis.org.
The IRIS Orchestra will perform with “Time for Three” Saturday at 8 p.m. at the Germantown Performing Arts Centre, 1801 Exeter Road. Tickets are $55. For more information, call the Germantown Performing Arts Centre at 751-7500.
The Tennessee Beta Unit of Parliamentarians will hold its monthly meeting and educational program Monday at 6 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Branch Library, 5094 Poplar Ave.
The International Business Council of the Greater Memphis Chamber will host a forum titled “China – The New Frontier for Export” Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Panelists will provide an understanding of the market and business language/culture in China, the demand for goods to be imported into China and how to access the markets. For reservations, contact Brenda Montgomery at 543-3541 or email@example.com.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will develop basic familiarity with the principles of nonprofit finance. 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.