Community Briefs

Community Briefs

February 2nd, 2013 by Susan Pierce in Life Entertainment


* James County Historical Society: Ooltewah United Methodist Church, 2:30 p.m., visitors welcome. Doug Roy will present program on the history of the Roy family. 238-5621, ext. 12.

* Make-a-Wish Football Party: IMAX Theater, 201 Chestnut St., 6 p.m., $125 per person, $750 table of eight, benefits Make-a-Wish Foundation. Wish Bowl IX offers live and silent auctions, dinner, drinks, watching Super Bowl on multiple big-screen TVs.


* Bradley County Democratic Party: Cleveland-Bradley County Public Library, 7 p.m., visitors welcome. Democratic voters interested in being nominated to serve on the executive board must attend this meeting and the next to be eligible. 336-1129.


* Veterans seminar: Creekside at Shallowford, 7511 Shallowford Road, 10:45 a.m., free but reservations requested due to complimentary lunch at 12:30 p.m. 485-9933.


* Craft'n'Crop: Heritage House in Heritage Park, 1428 Jenkins Road, 6-9 p.m. Ambi Artist hosts potluck dinner at event to work on projects while enjoying fellowship with other artists. 855-9474.


* College Information Day: Tennessee Wesleyan College, dining room of Sherman Fine Arts Building, Athens, Tenn., 6:30 p.m., free financial and admission information for prospective transfer, evening and graduate students with complimentary dinner. For reservations: 423-252-1114.

* Cultural lecture: Cleveland State Community College, Johnson Cultural Heritage Center, Cleveland, Tenn., 12:30 p.m., free. Susan King leads three-hour interactive workshop on working together, learning together in a diverse environment. 423-473-2341.

* Father-Daughter Dance: Chattanooga Convention Center, 1 Carter St., 6:30 p.m. photos, 7-10 p.m. dance. Annual dance sponsored by Hamilton County Parks and Recreation Department for dads and their daughters ages 3-18. Tickets $30 per person, includes hors d'oeuvres and dessert buffet. 842-6748.

* Ocoee Story Fest: Museum Center at Five Points, 200 E. Inman St., Cleveland, Tenn., 7 p.m., $5 per person or family maximum of $15. Cleveland Storytelling Guild presents Megan Hicks in 18th annual storytelling event. 479-7887.