“Messiah” Sing-along: First Seventh-day Adventist Church, 7450 Standifer Gap Road, 3 p.m., free but offering will be taken to benefit a local nonprofit. Bring your own score and join the chorus to sing Handel’s “Messiah.” Dr. Lonnie McCalister will conduct; soloists will be Cynthia Johnson, Andrea Dismukes, James Frost and Tony Deaton. 605-2468.
Senior Adult Seminar: Life Care of Hixson, 5798 Hixson Home Place, 6 p.m., free session by Lori Dove, physical therapist and assistant volleyball coach at Hixson Middle School, on how to read labels on boxes, bottles and cans to become more knowledgable about what you are eating. 842-0049.
Meet ’n’ Greek: The Church on Main, 1601 Rossville Ave., 4-5 p.m., open house for all Chattanooga collegians in a sorority at UTC or out-of-town; wear letter shirts; sponsored by Chattanooga Alumnae Panhellenic. ChattPanhellenic@gmail.com.
Susan Palmer Pierce is a reporter and columnist in the Life department. She began her journalism career as a summer employee 1972 for the News Free Press, typing bridal announcements and photo captions. She became a full-time employee in 1980, working her way up to feature writer, then special sections editor, then Lifestyle editor in 1995 until the merge of the NFP and Times in 1999. She was honored with the 2007 Chattanooga Woman of ...