VOL. 124 | NO. 95 | Friday, May 15, 2009
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will present a workshop titled “Writing for Government Grants” Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Alliance office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Cathy Marcinko will lead the workshop. Cost is $99 for members, $150 for nonmembers and $89 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. Reservations are due today. For reservations, call 684-6605 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fourth Annual Ride for Agape will be Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Bartlett Woods Church of Christ, 7800 Old Brownsville Road. Cost is $20 for a single rider and $35 for a double. There will be food and door prizes from local bike and cycle dealers, local restaurants and a local car wash. For more information, contact Mike Pratt at 870-7223 or Todd Ferrell at 382-7609.
The New Dutch Treat Luncheon will be Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. at Jason’s Deli, 3473 Poplar Ave., Suite 102. Memphis City Council member William C. Boyd will speak.
Midtown Acupuncture & Natural Apothecary will host a meet and greet for its new massage therapist, Tammy Jo O’Neal, Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. at its clinic, 917 S. Cooper St. The event will feature free chair massages from O’Neal and special rates on massage packages. For more information, call 272-2600.
The Tennessee Beta Unit of Parliamentarians will hold its monthly meeting Monday at 6 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Branch Library, 5094 Poplar Ave. Anyone interested in expanding their knowledge of parliamentary law and “Robert’s Rules of Order” is invited to attend. For more information, call 324-5184.
The Salvation Army’s Annual Dinner will be Monday at 7 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Willard Scott, NBC’s “The Today Show” centenarian birthday announcer, will be the keynote speaker. Cost is $125 per person and $1,250 to reserve a table for 10. For more information, contact Elizabeth Duncan at 260-9130 email@example.com.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Marshall Gramm of Rhodes College will speak. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MPACT Memphis will hold an introductory meet-up for new and potential members Tuesday at 6 p.m. at LeChardonnay, 2105 Madison Ave. For reservations, contact Joy Turner at email@example.com or 528-8340.