Have you seen the latest issue of Shelby Living magazine? There is a great feature, titled “The students of the opera,” about the University of Montevallo opera program. Check it out on area newsstands, or view online at http://shelbyliving.com/ .
Members of the Montevallo branch of AAUW invite all interested individuals to attend a reception for prospective and returning members, to be held Thursday, Sept. 27, at 6:30 p.m., in the Mary Lee Garrett Brown Alumni Center in Reynolds Hall. For more information about AAUW, contact Sandra Lott at 665-2127 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, Mary Jo Buff at 665-6289 or via e-mail at email@example.com, or Kelsey Dobyne at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Shelby County Drug Enforcement Task Force, Pelham Police Department and Shelby County Drug-Free Coalition will host a take-back day to collect any unused or expired over-the-counter or prescription medications for proper disposal. Individuals with drugs to discard may bring them for free disposal. No information is required at drop-off. The event will take place Saturday, Sept. 29, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at a variety of locations throughout Shelby County, including the University of Montevallo Department of Public Safety (station 6155). For more information, contact the department at Ext. 6155 or the Shelby County Drug Enforcement Task Force at 670-0436.
The annual Midnight Madness event will take place Tuesday, Oct. 9, beginning at 7:30 p.m., in the BankTrust Arena of the McChesney Student Activity Center. Students will have the opportunity to meet the athletes who comprise the 2012-2013 men’s and women’s basketball teams, as well as this year’s cheerleading squad. Games and activities are planned for those in attendance, and students will have an opportunity to win a variety of prizes, including $400 worth of his or her books paid for for the spring semester. For more information, contact Student Life at Ext. 6565.
Mark your calendars! Founders’ Day will take place Thursday, Oct. 11. Complete information will be included in the next issue of Wednesday Memo.