VOL. 126 | NO. 85 | Monday, May 2, 2011
St. George’s Independent School will host the second session in its early-learning speakers series titled “The Amazing Adventure: Making the Most of the Parenting Experience” Monday at 6:30 p.m. at St. George’s Germantown campus, 8250 Poplar Ave. The session will feature St. George’s Director of Early Childhood Dr. Stewart Burgess and Dr. William Fesmire, board-certified pediatrician. The series is free and open to the public for parents and educators. For more information, call 261-2390 or visit www.sgis.org.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold new-member orientation Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Mirimichi Golf Course, 6195 Woodstock Cuba Road. The event is free. A networking event will follow at 5:30 p.m. and is free for the first four employees of a member company, $10 for each employee more than four, and $20 for prospective members. Registration deadline for both events is Monday. For reservations, contact Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will gain a broad knowledge of human resource systems, functions and issues in nonprofit organizations. Cost is $99 for members, $150 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 Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Bruce Sherr, chief executive officer of Informa Economics, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Advanced reservations are required. For reservations, email Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
The Memphis Metropolitan CCIM Chapter will meet for an after-hours social Tuesday from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Salsa Mexican Restaurant, 6150 Poplar Ave., suite 129. For reservations, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memphis Habitat’s Women Build Day will be held Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Trinity Park, 3477 Oak Side Drive. Women ages 16 and older are invited to attend and work alongside Habitat homeowners. RSVPs are required by Wednesday. To volunteer or donate, call Erica Gorman at 761-4771, ext. 217.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will gain knowledge of grant management policies and procedures. Cost is $60 for members, $110 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.