The Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, Feb. 5, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Business consultant Lane Carrick will speak. Cost is $17. RSVP at Lee Hughes at

Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Feb. 5, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Andy Ashby of Memphis Made Brewing Co. will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.

The Association of Fundraising Professionals will meet Thursday, Feb. 6, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Christian Brothers University’s Sabbatini Lounge, 650 East Parkway S. Jeremy Park, president of the Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club, will discuss his new book, “Giving Back With Purpose.” Cost is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. Visit

The Memphis Library Foundation will host an appreciation luncheon honoring seven long-standing board members Thursday, Feb. 6, at 11:30 a.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Tickets are $60. Visit

The Memphis Lawyers’ Chapter and University of Memphis Law Student Chapter of the Federalist Society will host a panel discussion titled “The Overcriminalization of Federal Law” Thursday, Feb. 6, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 1 N. Front St. Cost is free. RSVP to or 462-2616.

Cooper Young Night Out will be held Thursday, Feb. 6, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at businesses in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Visit for a list of activities.

Rhodes College will host physicist and author Alan Lightman for a lecture on science and religion Thursday, Feb. 6, at 7:30 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom of the Bryan Campus Life Center at Rhodes, 2000 North Parkway. Cost is free. Visit

The Daily News and In-Synk will host a Leadership Lunch and Learn discussing Gary Keller and Jay Papasan’s book “The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results” Friday, Feb. 7, from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in the Triumph Bank boardroom, 5699 Poplar Ave. Tickets are $20. Visit

David Lusk Gallery will host an opening reception for Anne Siems’ “trees” and Carlyle Wolfe’s “until the day breathes …” Friday, Feb. 7, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the gallery, 4540 Poplar Ave. Visit