VOL. 129 | NO. 43 | Tuesday, March 4, 2014
The Shelby County Trustee’s office will hold a Project H.O.M.E. (Home Ownership Made Easier) Financial Literacy workshop Tuesday, March 4, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Whitehaven Community Center, 4318 Graceland Drive. Visit shelbycountytrustee.com.
Leadership Memphis will host its 10th annual Community Leadership Awards luncheon Thursday, March 6, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Nancy L. Zimpher, chairman of CEOs for Cities and chancellor of the State University of New York, will present the keynote. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com, or call 278-0016.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals will meet Thursday, March 6, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Children’s Museum of Memphis education barn, 2525 Central Ave. Museum CEO Dick Hackett will present “Success Breeds Success.” Cost is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. Visit afpmemphis.org.
Memphis Pink Palace Museum will host a lecture by Dr. Pablo Davis titled “Mid-South Racial Future: A Latino Perspective” Thursday, March 6, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the museum, 3050 Central Ave. Visit memphismuseums.org.
Cooper Young Night Out will be held Thursday, March 6, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at businesses in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Visit cooperyoung.biz for a list of activities.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host an opening reception for the Memphis 10 art exhibit Thursday, March 6, from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Rhodes College will present “Respect Yourself: A Celebration of Stax Records” as part of the Memphis Centered series Thursday, March 6, at 6 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom on campus, 2000 North Parkway. The event will include informal performances and discussions with four former Stax artists and producers. Cost is free. Visit rhodes.edu.
Ballet Memphis, Crosstown Arts and Literacy Mid-South will present “spark: censorship and the arts,” part of the spark: conversation series, Thursday, March 6, at 6:30 p.m. at Crosstown Arts, 430 N. Watkins St. The discussion will tackle censorship in all forms of artistic expression. Cost is free. Visit balletmemphis.org.
The Daily News and In-Synk will host a Leadership Lunch and Learn discussing George Anders’ book “The Rare Find: How Great Talent Stands Out” Friday, March 7, from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in the Triumph Bank boardroom, 5699 Poplar Ave. Tickets are $20. Visit seminars.memphisdailynews.com.