VOL. 129 | NO. 48 | Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Calvary Episcopal Church will hold its 2014 Lenten Preaching Series and Waffle Shop weekdays through April 11 at the church, 102 N. Second St. Speakers from various faiths will speak from 12:05 p.m. to 12:40 p.m.; the Waffle Shop will be open from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Visit calvarymemphis.org for a list of speakers.
Methodist North Hospital will hold a stroke support group meeting for survivors and caregivers Tuesday, March 11, at 2 p.m. in day room one at HealthSouth Rehabilitation, 4100 Austin Peay Highway. The topic is neuro telemedicine. Visit methodisthealth.org or call Connie Holland at 516-5947.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, March 12, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave., sixth floor. Rita Connally of YMCA at Schilling Farms will present “Your Personal Fitness at Home and at Work: The Fastest Way Across the Finish Line.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
Lifeblood and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center will host a community blood drive Wednesday, March 12, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at UTHSC, 800 Madison Ave., rooms B201-B204. Visit lifeblood.org or call 529-6320 for eligibility guidelines and appointments.
The Memphis chapter of the American Payroll Association will meet Thursday, March 13, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Siskind Susser attorney Bruce Buchanan will present “E Verify and the I-9.” Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Register at memphisapa.org.
The Memphis chapter of AIGA will host a screening of “Design & Thinking,” a documentary on the design thinking approach to solving problems, Thursday, March 13, at 7 p.m. at Crosstown Arts, 438 N. Cleveland St. The screening will be followed by a Q&A and panel discussion. Cost is free. Visit memphis.aiga.org.
Playhouse on the Square will present “The Diary of Anne Frank” Friday, March 14, through March 30 at Playhouse, 66 S. Cooper St. Buy tickets at playhouseonthesquare.org.
David Lusk Gallery will host an opening reception for Hamlett Dobbins’ “the attendant” Friday, March 14, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the gallery, 4540 Poplar Ave. The exhibition runs through April 19. Visit davidluskgallery.com.
IRIS Orchestra will present “The Company We Keep” Saturday, March 15, at 8 p.m. at Germantown Performing Arts Center, 1801 Exeter Road. Tickets are $65. Visit irisorchestra.org.