VOL. 124 | NO. 218 | Thursday, November 5, 2009
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop today from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Judith Millesen, associate professor at Ohio University, will speak. Cost is $99 for members, $125 for nonmembers and $89 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
The Memphis Lawyers’ Chapter and University of Memphis Law School Student Chapter of the Federalist Society will hold a seminar today from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 3715 Central Ave. Raymond J. LaJeunesse will present “The Employee Free Choice Act: No Choice or Free Choice.” To register, call Greg Grisham at 527-0214.
Rhodes College will host a lecture by Auburn University economist Roger Garrison today at 7 p.m. in Room 051 of Barret Hall on campus. Garrison will discuss “Business Cycles and the Great Depression.” The lecture is free and open to the public.
The Memphis BioImaging Symposium will be held today and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. at the Fogelman Executive Conference Center on the University of Memphis campus. To register, visit www.membis.org.
Westminster Academy will host an open house today at 6:30 p.m. and Friday at 9 a.m. at 2500 Ridgeway Road. For more information, call 380-9192 or visit www.wamemphis.com.
Dr. Adrian Blotner will present a seminar titled “Achieving Healthy Balance: Caring for Yourself & Those You Love” Friday at 7:30 a.m. at 6401 Poplar Ave., Suite 316.Cost is $30. For reservations, call 761-3255, Ext. 302, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Adoption Support Center and Agape Family Services will hold an adoption conference Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Memphis Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. To register, call 327-6650 or visit www.theadoptioncenter.org.
Theatre Memphis will celebrate its 90th year of continuous theater Friday at the theater, 630 Perkins Road Extended. The first event, “90 Years Young,” will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and feature a cocktail buffet, live music and a one-man performance by Robert Glazier. The second event, “Club 90,” will begin at 9:30 p.m. and feature deejay Glenn Miller playing dance music on the Lohrey Stage. The third event, “Party on 90,” is a children’s celebration and will be held Saturday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. For more information or tickets, call 682-8323.