March 21st, 2013 in Local Regional News

ACOUSTIC GOSPEL JAM -- Brainerd United Methodist Church, McFerrin Chapel, 4315 Brainerd Road. Jam session, 5-6 p.m. each Sunday. After 6 p.m. play anything. 423-698-5928.

CHARLES & MYRTLE'S COFFEEHOUSE -- Christ Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road. Singer Jeanne Jolley combines modern jazz and Appalachian Americana, 8 p.m. Saturday, March 23. $10 donation. 423-892-4960,

CHATTANOOGA STATE -- Humanities Theatre, Chattanooga State Community College, 4501 Amnicola Highway. Recital featuring mezzo-soprano Dr. Jennifer Arbogast and pianist Alan Nichols, 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 25. 423-697-3383.

COWBOY JUBILEE -- Cleveland Cowboy Church, 3040 Blythe Road, Cleveland, Tenn. Gospel singing featuring Stronger For It, 7 p.m. Friday, March 22. 423-476-7936.

CSO STRING QUINTET -- Warehouse Row, 1110 Market St. Free lunchtime concert by Chattanooga Symphony & Opera ensemble, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. today, March 21. 423-267-1129.

DENNIS PALMER TRIBUTE -- Barking Legs Theater, 1307 Dodds Ave. Ever-Loving Astral Etheric Weekend for Dennis Palmer, music and video tributes from 25 artists to honor the late avant garde artistic luminary, March 29-30. $10 Friday, $15 Saturday, $20 both nights. Proceeds will help fund publication of Palmer's in-process albums and archival material. 423-624-5347,

FLAG BENEFIT -- American Legion Hall, 5956 Highway 41, Ringgold, Ga. Jeff Hullender Family, Pipeline Quartet and Chuck Robinson perform, 7 p.m. March 28. $5 per couple. Proceeds purchase flags for city of Ringgold to honor veterans. 423-899-7852.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. -- Bimbo's Restaurant, 7606 Rhea County Highway. The Couriers featured, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 26. 423-240-7210.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. -- McDonald's, 130 Able Drive. Mountain Cove Bluegrass Band, 6 p.m. today, March 21. 423-775-1529.

GOSPEL, EAST RIDGE -- East Ridge Christian Church, 1514 Rebecca Drive. Under Grace, The Gospel 3 and Marcellus Scott featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, March 21. 706-866-1987.

GOSPEL, FORT OGLETHORPE -- Cloud Springs Deli, 4097 Cloud Springs Road. Ron Samples and Rhett Ouzts featured, 6 p.m. Monday, March 25.

GOSPEL, HIXSON -- Dairy Queen, 5433 Highway 153. Kindred Spirits Vocal Band featured, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 26. 423-867-7217.

GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH -- Wendy's, 6009 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road. Heritage Quartet, Annette Hood and Luther Griggs featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 26. 423-645-9955.

GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH -- Rafael's Italian Restaurant, 5032 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road. Sam Sampson and Deanna Runion featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, March 25. 423-260-6820.

GOSPEL ORCHESTRA -- Galilee Missionary Baptist Church, 2000 Jackson St. Chattanooga Gospel Orchestra performs, 5 p.m. Sunday, March 24.

GOSPEL, RINGGOLD, GA. -- Philadelphia Baptist Church, 1065 Pine Grove Road. The Jeff Hullender Family and David Crittendon featured, 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 22. 706-861-9885.

GOSPEL, TRENTON, GA. -- American Legion Post 106, 13205 N. Main St. (Highway 11), Trenton, Ga. Dana Russell, Darlene Johnson and Christy Dykes featured, 7-8:30 p.m. Monday, March 25. 423-942-6597.

LADIES OF LEE -- Lee University Chapel, Cleveland, Tenn. Women's ensemble sings arrangements of Indian and African music, spiritual pieces and selections by women composers, 7:30 p.m. today, March 21. Free. 423-614-8240,

LENTEN CANTATA -- Brainerd Baptist Church, 300 Brookfield Ave. The Roueche Chorale and Orchestra present "Colors of Grace," 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 26. Free. 423-855-2981,

MOUNTAIN OPRY -- Walden's Ridge Civic Center, 2501 Fairmount Pike, Signal Mountain. Bluegrass and mountain music, 8-11 p.m. each Friday. Free. 423-886-3252.

PICKIN' AT THE POST -- American Legion Post 106, 13205 N. Main St. (Highway 11), Trenton, Ga. Weekly concert by bluegrass bands, 7 p.m. today, March 21. Doors open at 5 p.m. for open jam. Free. 423-260-6264,

RED BANK BLUEGRASS JAM -- Grace Nazarene Church, 6310 Dayton Blvd. Jam session for all levels of bluegrass and country musicians, 6:30-9 p.m. each Thursday. 423-877-9948.

RED CLAY PICKIN' BARN -- Intersection of Weatherly Switch and Old Lead Mine Valley Road on state Highway 317 near Red Clay Park, Cleveland, Tenn. Family entertainment, 7-11 p.m. each Saturday. $5 donation. 423-240-3439.

SACRED MUSIC -- Bryan College, Dayton, Tenn. Bryan Chorale, Chamber singers and Women's Chorus present concert from classic, contemporary and spiritual literature, 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 22. 423-775-2041.

SENIORS DANCE -- Teamsters Union Hall, 4431 Bonny Oaks Drive. Band plays line dance, slow country and '50s rock music, 7-10 p.m. each Saturday. $5 donation. 423-867-7185.

SODDY-DAISY JAMBOREE -- Soddy-Daisy Community Center, 190 Depot St. Pickers and listeners gather, 7-10 p.m. today, March 21. 423-332-4901.

U-CHURCH -- Lee University, Conn Center, Cleveland, Tenn. Student-led service with music and Communion, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 24; For free child care, email 423-614-8347.