Luna Nova presents the Robert Patterson Memorial Concert Monday, Jan. 28, at 7 p.m. in the Hardie Auditorium of Palmer Hall at Rhodes College, 2000 North Parkway. The program includes a new work titled “Mountain Paths” as well as works by several well-known composers. Cost is free. Visit rhodes.edu/music for details.
The Blues Foundation will host the 29th annual International Blues Challenge Tuesday, Jan. 29, through Saturday, Feb. 2, in Beale Street venues and other Downtown locations. Visit blues.org for a schedule and tickets.
NEXUS will hold its annual Leadership Luncheon Tuesday, Jan. 29, at noon at Second Presbyterian Church, 4055 Poplar Ave. Entrepreneur Bill Courtney, the former coach featured in Academy Award-winning documentary “Undefeated,” will present the keynote, and the winners of the NEXUS Mentoring Awards will be announced. Tickets are $30. Visit nexusleaders.org.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Jan. 29, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Ryan Dalton of Operation Broken Silence will discuss human trafficking. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com
Methodist North Hospital will hold a free diabetes-management class Tuesday, Jan. 29, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the hospital’s Total Joint Center, 3960 New Covington Pike. Call 516-5038 for details or to register.
BIG for Memphis will host meet Wednesday, Jan. 30, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Phelps Security, 4932 Park Ave. BIG brings together Memphis Police Department colonels and business leaders to impact the community. Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, Jan. 30, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. WMC-TV weatherman Dave Brown will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to Lee Hughes at email@example.com.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Jan. 30, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Frank Davis of The Eliminate Project will speak, and Kiwanian of the Year will be announced. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
Literacy is Key: A Book & Author Affair, a Literacy Mid-South benefit luncheon hosted by the Memphis Alumnae Association of Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity, will be held Thursday, Jan. 31, at 11 a.m. at Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Tickets are $45. Visit memphiskkg.org.