The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Ned Canty, general director of Opera Memphis, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Advanced reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at

The Memphis Claims Association will meet Tuesday at 5:15 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select Memphis East, 5795 Poplar Ave. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for guests.

The Memphis Botanic Garden will host its Tuesdays on the Terrace Wine Tasting Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Attendees will celebrate Fat Tuesday with Dixieland jazz, wine, and New Orleans cuisine. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. For more information, call 636-4131.

MPACT Memphis will meet for a programs and events planning session Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at MPACT Memphis, 506 S. Main St., suite 101. For more information, visit

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 a better understanding of their role and responsibilities as the executive director and begin to develop strategies for success. 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

Talk Shoppe will host a speed networking meeting Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call 482-0354.

Methodist North will host a free hip and knee replacement information class Wednesday from 11 a.m. to noon at Methodist North, 3960 New Covington Pike. Space is limited. For reservations, call 516-5639.

Indie Memphis and Shady Grove Presbyterian Church will present a free screening of the film “Hiding” Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Malco Theatre’s Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave. The documentary tells the story of North Koreans refugees seeking freedom n the border region of China and North Korea. For more information, visit

Westminster Academy will host a mini open house for parents of prospective students Thursday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the schools campus, 2500 Ridgeway Road. For more information, call 380-9192 or visit