Tennessee Genealogical Society will hold its annual spring seminar, featuring certified genealogist Diane Giannini, Saturday, May 3, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Pickering Center, 7771 Poplar Pike. Cost is $30 for members and $35 for nonmembers; RSVP required. Visit tngs.org.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present Beethoven’s “Pastorale” and “Symphony No. 5” Saturday, May 3, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Buy tickets at memphissymphony.org.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host an opening reception for Bayberry Shah’s art exhibit Sunday, May 4, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the visitors center gallery, 750 Cherry Road. The exhibit will be on display through May 31. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present Beethoven’s “Pastorale” and “Symphony No. 5” Sunday, May 4, from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Germantown Performing Arts Center, 1801 Exeter Road. Buy tickets at memphissymphony.org.
ArtsMemphis will host the Audiences Everywhere Workshop Tuesday, May 6, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Sedgwick CMS training offices, 1100 Ridgeway Loop. Attendees will learn strategic ideas about how to grow their audiences, develop new donors and raise public awareness. Cost is free. Register at artsmemphis.org/events or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
AIA Memphis will host the Memphis in May Architects of the World lecture, “The Architecture of Panama: Past, Present and Future” Tuesday, May 6, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Cost is $20; RSVP required. Email email@example.com.
The Memphis and Shelby County Office of Sustainability will hold a public meeting about the Mid-South Regional Greenprint and Sustainability Plan Tuesday, May 6, at Riverview Community Center, 1891 Kansas St. Drop by for 10 minutes during the open house, 3 p.m to 5:30 p.m., or attend the presentation and Q&A from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Visit midsouthgreenprint.org.
Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital will hold a stroke survivor group meeting Tuesday, May 6, at 4 p.m. in Medical Office Building A, 7655 Poplar Ave, suite 250. The topic is “Future of stroke recovery and how you can start now.” Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 516-6929.
Greater Memphis Chamber will host Lunch in the Know: 2014 Game-Changing Sales Trends, presented by RedRover’s Lori Turner-Wilson and Ilenia Buggy, Wednesday, May 7, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Baptist Memorial Health Care Medical Plaza 1 and 2, 6027 Walnut Grove Road. Cost is free for members. RSVP to email@example.com or 543-3511.