VOL. 126 | NO. 110 | Tuesday, June 7, 2011
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Tuesday, June 7, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will learn the principles and practices of an effective internal control system. 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.
The Orpheum Theatre will present Dinner on Stage Tuesday, June 7, at 6 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. The dinner will include a cocktail reception in the lobby, backstage tour, three-course meal paired with wine, Broadway trivia, Orpheum history film screening, and a question-and-answer session. Tickets are $75 per person or $550 per table of eight. Seating is limited. For tickets, call 525-3000.
Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital will hold a weight-loss seminar Tuesday, June 7, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. in classroom 1, first floor of the Women’s and Children’s Pavilion, 7691 Poplar Ave. The seminar is free and open to the public.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a breakfast forum focusing on economic growth Thursday, June 9, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Joseph DeVivo, chairman of the Greater Memphis Chamber, will speak. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. Reservations are due Tuesday, June 7. For reservations, contact Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or email@example.com.
Talk Shoppe will present “Recognizing Behavioral Styles in Selling” Wednesday, June 8, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
The National Hispanic Association will meet Thursday, June 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Rakesh Kochhar, associate director of research for the Pew Hispanic Center in Washington, will speak about the growth of Tennessee’s Hispanic population. Cost is free for members and $25 for nonmembers. For reservations, call Ashley Hardin at 466-6476.
The Memphis Investors Group will meet Thursday, June 9, at 6 p.m. at the Memphis Hilton, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Vena Jones-Cox, will speak on “How to Find More Great Deals Than You Can Handle.” Admission is free for first-time visitors and members. Repeat visitors pay $20. For more information, visit www.memphisinvestorsgroup.com.