Community Briefs

Community Briefs

December 15th, 2012 by Susan Pierce in Life Entertainment


* Catoosa County Democratic Party: Caffeine Addicts Coffee Shop, 7819 Nashville St., Ringgold, Ga., 9 a.m., visitors welcome. Program includes Secret Santa project, election of officers. 770-826-8644.

* Winterfest: Miller-Motte Technical College, 6020 Shallowford Road, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., free. College celebrates 10th anniversary by creating winter wonderland of snow in which to play. Family event includes music, visit from Santa, giveaways. 510-9675.


* Dance open house: Barking Legs Theater, 1307 Dodds Ave., 3-5 p.m. New modern dance group, Chattanooga Dance Projects, holds open house for prospective youth and adult students. Classes start in January.

* Toy run: Departs The Vineyard subdivision, 600 Gentry Road in Ringgold, Ga., and concludes at Seven Lakes subdivision on Ooltewah-Georgetown Road, 1 p.m. Entry fee is one new, unwrapped toy for donation to Forgotten Child Fund. 355-0231.


* Baylor School concert: Alumni Chapel on campus, 7 p.m., free holiday concert by Baylor School student and faculty choirs. Catch shuttle to chapel from campus parking lot adjacent to Worsham Arena. 267-8505.

* Bradley County Democratic Party: Christmas dinner at The Catch Bar and Grill, 227 E. Inman St., Cleveland, Tenn., 7 p.m., reservations not required. Parking available in First Street lot. 423-336-1129.

* Foreign Policy Supper Club: Jewish Cultural Center, 5461 N. Terrace Road, 6 p.m., $10. Discussion with Chattanooga mayoral candidate Andy Berke on "Local Policy: Law and Order." Reservations required for dinner. For space availability, email


* Voices of Hope Concert: Bessie Smith Cultural Center, 200 M.L. King Blvd., 6 p.m. Admission is new, unwrapped toy or cash donation to the Urban League of Greater Chattanooga Young Professionals Association to provide Christmas for families in need.


* Greek Meet and Greet: The Church on Main, 1601 Rossville Ave., 1:30-2:30 p.m. Chattanooga Alumnae Panhellenic invites all Chattanooga sorority women from any college to holiday event. Wear Greek letters. chatt


* Pictures with Santa: Rehab South Physical Therapy, 9721 Dayton Pike, Suite E, Soddy-Daisy, 3:30-6:30 p.m., free photos with Santa. 877-4599.