December 17th, 2011 in Life Entertainment


  • Book Signing: 108-B Scott St., old downtown Tellico Plains, Tenn., 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Joe Shumock signs " A Letter To Die For." 253-3183.

  • Breakfast With Santa: Elks Lodge, 1211 Dodds Ave., 10 a.m.-1 p.m., community party for children ages 1-11. 364-3108.

  • Pancake Breakfast: Applebee's, 2342 Shallowford Village Road, 8-11 a.m., $5, all-you-can-eat breakfast benefits pep squad of Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences. 544-1597.

  • Trail of Lights Tour: Red Clay State Park, Cleveland, Tenn., 5-8 p.m., $3 adults, $1 children, park paths lined in luminarias for self-guided walks (bring own flashlight), hot cider, bluegrass band plays carols, storytelling and visit from Santa.


  • Mission Oaks Candlelighting: Mission Oaks Subdivision in East Ridge, 6 p.m., free but donations will be accepted by the East Ridge Fire and Police Department for the Forgotten Child Fund. 521-4620.

-- Compiled by Susan Pierce