VOL. 125 | NO. 200 | Thursday, October 14, 2010
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Melissa Hanson, director of grants and research at Christian Brothers University will speak on the topic “Research Grants.” Cost is $60 for members, $110 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
Palladio Antiques & Art will host a fall art show Thursday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Palladio, 2169 Central Ave. The Upton Grocer in Palladio will hold a grand opening Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. For more information, call 276-3808.
The Memphis Investors Group will host a discussion about investing in real estate Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Memphis Hilton, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. An early bird session will be held at 6 p.m. Admission is free for first-time visitors. For more information, call 414-2729.
The Leadership Academy will continue its 2010 Celebrate What’s Right Luncheon series Tuesday from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Gayle Rose, chief executive officer and co-founder of Electronic Vaulting Services, will speak. Reservations are due Thursday. For tickets, visit www.leadershipacademy.org/article-14029.
The Center for Information Assurance at the University of Memphis will host its third annual Cyber Security Expo, titled “Online Fraud, Inside Threat, and Cyber Crime” Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the FedEx Institute of Technology, 365 Innovation Drive. For more information or to register, visit cyberexpo.memphis.edu.
The Memphis Central Rotary Club will meet Friday from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Retired Air Force Col. Elmer Follis will speak. Cost is $25 for guests. For reservations, call Karen Shea at 683-9099.
The North Mississippi Chapter of the American Payroll Association will host a fall payroll forum Friday from noon to 5 p.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. Forum topics will include “Consumer Driven Healthcare 101” and “Common Employment Law Myths.” Cost is $75 for members and $100 for nonmembers. For more information or to register, visit www.northmsapa.com.
Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects will host an art exhibition for Ruth Morris and Kay Spruill Friday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the ANF Gallery, 1500 Union Ave. For more information, call 278-6868.