VOL. 127 | NO. 59 | Monday, March 26, 2012
The Tennessee Solar Institute will offer a free course in the basics of solar installation and photovoltaic technology Monday, March 26, through Friday, March 30, at the University of Memphis Fogelman Conference Center, 330 Innovation Drive. The 40-hour course will be held each day from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and lunch will be provided. At the conclusion of the course, an entry-level certificate of knowledge exam will be given. For more information, contact Patricia Wells at firstname.lastname@example.org or 615-253-6371.
Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club will host an executive lunch with Doug McGowen Tuesday, March 27, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Napa Café, 5101 Sanderlin Ave., suite 122. McGowen will discuss starting new businesses, growing existing businesses and how to use commercial blight as an opportunity. Email Jeremy Park at email@example.com for reservations.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, March 27, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Major Mark Woodcock of the Salvation Army Kroc Center will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Email Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
The Memphis Botanic Garden will present Asian Fusion Wine Tasting for its Tuesdays on the Terrace Wine Tasting Tuesday, March 27, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. For reservations, call 636-4131.
The University of Memphis student government association will host a discussion with Howard Dean and Fred Thompson Tuesday, March 27, at 7 p.m. in the Michael D. Rose Theatre on campus. Dean and Thompson will chat about the upcoming election and other political issues. The event is free and open to the public.
Talk Shoppe will present the seminar “Mastermind Principle: Based on the Book Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill” Wednesday, March 28, 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.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a hip and knee replacement class Wednesday, March 28, from 11 a.m. to noon in Methodist North’s Total Joint Center, 3960 New Covington Pike. For more information or to register, call Connie Holland at 516-5639.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, March 28, from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Karen Campbell of Apperson Crump PLC will speak. Cost is $25 per person.