• Spring For Life Family Festival: Camp Jordan, East Ridge, 3-6 p.m., $50 walk/run registration. Fundraiser for Choices Pregnancy Resource Center includes Walk for Life, 5K run, bike race, family activities, live music. 892-0803.
• Documentary screening: Jewish Cultural Center, 5461 North Terrace, 7 p.m., free but reservations requested to ensure seating. Dessert reception and screening of "From Silence to Recognition: Confronting Discrimination in Emory's Dental School History." Chattanooga native Dr. Perry Brickman will tell his story of discrimination at the school when he introduces the film.
• Chattanooga Stamp Club: Hickory Valley Christian Church, 6605 Shallowford Road, 6:30 p.m. doors open, 7:30 p.m. meeting with stamp auction. Visitors welcome to bid. 344-7849.
• Community forum: Cloudland Canyon State Park, 122 Cloudland Canyon Road, Rising Fawn, Ga., 7 p.m., public meeting to discuss the future of Cloudland Canyon State Park and its impact on the community, parking fee will be waived for meeting guests. 706-657-4050.
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 ...