Greater Chattanooga area good-cause calendar and upcoming fundraisers

Greater Chattanooga area good-cause calendar and upcoming fundraisers

November 10th, 2013 by Susan Pierce in Life Entertainment

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Calendar: Email items to Karen Nazor Hill at and Susan Pierce at by Monday before the Sunday it appears. Include event name, date, hours, location, ticket price and phone.

Photo layouts: Email four to six photos with left to right identifications to spierce@timesfree Include event name, location and who fundraiser benefited. Contact: Susan Pierce at 757-6284.


14 Three Blind Wines, Stratton Hall, 3146 Broad St., 6 p.m. reception and silent auction, 7 p.m. tasting, $75 per couple, each guest brings two bottles of wine for tasting, 10 p.m. wine cellar awarded, benefits Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

16 Junior League Tour du Jour Kitchen Tours, six homes in Fort Wood, downtown and Black Creek, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.. Tickets are $20 and $30, depending on package of either Nov. 15 cocktail party or Nov. 17 wrap-up party.

16 Legacy Ball, Sheraton Read House, Silver Ballroom, 6:3o-11 p.m., $75 per person, semi-formal dinner with live and silent auctions and dancing to benefit Ballet Tennessee. 423-821-2055.

19 National Philanthropy Day Luncheon, The Chattanoogan, Broad St., 11:30 a.m., $40 per person, $400 table of eight. Southeast Tennessee chapter of Association of Fundraising Professionals honors Jim and Amy Jo Osborn, Dr. Bill Stacy, Zan Guerry, Pete Cooper, Anna Carroll and the Chattanooga Times Free Press.

22 Loose Cannon Studio, 1800-A Rossville Ave., 9 p.m., either $10 or five canned goods for donation to Chattanooga Area Food Bank, hors d'oeuvres, cash bar and disc jockey at "Arabian Nights ... An Egyptian Escapade," sponsored by the Prince Hall Shriners. 423-505-5985.

22-23 I Smell Smoke, Rivermont Presbyterian Church, 3319 Hixson Pike, benefits Chattanooga Breakfast Rotary Club. Rotarians will smoke 300 Boston butts, $30 each, and spiral-cut hams, $50 each, overnight on Nov. 22 at the church, with distribution on Nov. 23 from 8 to 10:30 a.m. Pre-orders required by Wednesday. Download order form at

23 Prince Hall Shriners' black-tie charity ball, Chattanooga Convention Center, 1100 Carter St., 9 p.m., gala includes music by Sol Factor Band of Atlanta and DJ Mixx, benefits the Reuben Strickland Memorial Scholarship Fund and other Shrine charities. For tickets: 423-653-5555

30 A Song for Children, Tivoli Theater, 709 Broad St., 8 p.m., $35 and $50 general admission, $175 VIP seating. Annual Vince Gill concert to benefit Children's Advocacy Center of Hamilton County, Dale Ann Bradley is opening act. 423-266-6918.