VOL. 126 | NO. 41 | Tuesday, March 1, 2011
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will discuss accounting and financial reporting issues with a CPA specializing in the nonprofit sector. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
The Arc of the Mid-South will host its March Madness Kickoff Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church, 4488 Poplar Ave. The day will include food, dance performances and Miracles Encore from The Baddour Center. For more information, call 327-2473.
The University of Memphis Graduate and Professional Schools will hold a recruitment fair Tuesday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Michael D. Rose Theatre on campus. The fair will offer information abut the U of M’s 24 doctoral degrees, 55 master’s degrees, 19 graduate certificates, the education specialist degree and the juris doctorate. For more information, call 678-4212 or visit www.memphis.edu/truebluefuture.
Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital will host a stroke survivor group meeting Tuesday at 4 p.m. in Medical Office Building A of the hospital, 7655 Poplar Ave., suite 250. The movie “Brain Freeze” will be screened. For more information, call Angela Mensi at 516-6929.
Opera Memphis will hold general auditions for the 2011-2012 season Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Clark Opera Memphis Center, 6745 Wolf River Parkway. Auditions are by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, send a request and headshot and resume to Jonathan Ealy at email@example.com.
Loeb Properties Inc. will hold a public meeting to reveal its redevelopment plans for Overton Square Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at Memphis Heritage, 2282 Madison Ave. Anyone interested in current renderings and site plans is encouraged to attend and give feedback.
The University of Memphis Herff College of Engineering will honor John A. Pafford as its 2011 Outstanding Alumnus at its annual awards dinner Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Tickets are $35 per person. For more information, call 678-4306.
IHOP will serve free pancakes as part of the company’s philanthropic National Pancake Day Tuesday from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. at restaurants throughout the United States. Guests are invited to donate what they would have paid for the free pancakes to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, a charity that raises funds for children’s hospitals, including Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital. For a list of IHOP restaurants in Memphis, visit www.ihoppancakeday.com.