VOL. 127 | NO. 75 | Tuesday, April 17, 2012
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a lunch and learn Tuesday, April 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Baptist Memphis Education & Conference Center, 6027 Walnut Grove Road. Leadership Academy President and CEO Nancy Coffee will present “Effective Leadership, Effective Management.” Contact Amanda Edmundson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 543-3511.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, April 17, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Justin Fuente, head football coach of the University of Memphis, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Email Taylor Hughes at email@example.com for reservations.
The Women’s Foundation for a Greater Memphis will hold its Legends Award reception Tuesday, April 17, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at The Columns at One Commerce Square, 40 S. Main St. Tickets are $50. Contact the foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org, wfgm.com or 578-9346.
The Orpheum Theatre will present “Human Nature: The Motown Experience” Tuesday, April 17, at 7:30 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. For tickets, visit www.orpheum-memphis.com or call 525-3000.
The Sales & Marketing Society of the Mid-South will hold its monthly meeting Wednesday, April 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Jay Myers, founder and president of InterActive Solutions Inc., will present “Overcoming Adversity: The Day My Business Almost Died.” Cost is free for SMS members; nonmembers pay $25 online or $30 at the door. Visit sms-midsouth to register.
Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, April 18, at noon at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Drive. Steve Ehrhart, executive director of the AutoZone Liberty Bowl, will speak. Cost is $17. Email Lee Hughes at email@example.com for reservations.
The Center for Southern Folklore will host the John Wood Community College Concert Choir, Vocal Show Ensemble and Jazz Band Wednesday, April 18, at noon at the center, 119 S. Main St. The concert is free and open to the public. For details, contact Judy Peiser at 525-3655 or 359-1712, or visit southernfolklore.com.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will hold its weekly lunch meeting Wednesday, April 18, from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Former NBA player Elliot Perry will speak. Cost for nonmembers is $25.
The Downtown Parking Authority will meet April 18 at 4 p.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St.