VOL. 126 | NO. 20 | Monday, January 31, 2011
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Stephen Zack, American Bar Association president, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Advanced reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will host an orientation meeting Thursday from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at its office, 22 N. Front St., suite 200. The event is open to all members and prospective members. For reservations, contact Nykesha Cole by Tuesday at 543-3519 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Talk Shoppe will present “Tips on Tennessee Landlord-Tenant Laws” Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call 482-0354.
The Center City Commission Design Review Board will meet Wednesday at 5 p.m. in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will become familiar with the basic principles of grant writing and the tools needed for a successful proposal. 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.
The Mid South Area Business Travelers Association will meet Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Westin Memphis Beale Street, 170 Lt. George W. Lee Ave. Bridget DiCello will talk about time management made simple. For more information, visit www.msabta.org.
The First Thursday Night Out will be held Thursday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. The evening will include discounts on dining, shopping and free music at the businesses of Cooper-Young.
Lowe’s will hold a special fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis as part of its store opening Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the new store, 425 New Byhalia Road. All Lowe’s gift cards purchased will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $5,000.