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4:28pm

Tue June 23, 2015
Happenings

WTCI to Stream Live Interview With Crispin Glover 6/24 8 PM

Crispin Glover has been taking chances as an actor for over thirty years with filmmakers like David Lynch, Tim Burton, Robert Zemeckis, and Gus Van Sant. Whether you know him from Back to the Future, his infamous appearances with David Letterman, or from the challenging films he’s directed, you will learn something new about Crispin Glover. He’ll sit down for a live interview with Alison Lebovitz on Wednesday, June 24th at 8 PM.  Visit wtciTV.org to watch the interview streaming live from the WTCI studios in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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12:40pm

Thu June 18, 2015
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So Lit Book Club discusses 'Bringing It to the Table' by Wendell Berry

The Southern Lit Alliance and Harvested Here Food Hub will host a So Lit Book Club discussion on Bringing It To the Table, a collection of essays by renowned agrarian writer Wendell Berry. The conversation will take place on Tuesday, June 23rd at 212 Market.

An urban farmer, a local chef, and a booklover will lead this fascinating discussion on the farm-to-table movement, its role in Chattanooga, and the significance of agrarian literature. Participants are encouraged to read Wendell Berry’s collection and join us in the conversation.

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3:11pm

Fri June 12, 2015
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SQL Saturday Chattanooga Happens 6/27

From a media release:

We are pleased to announce the inaugural SQL Saturday Chattanooga.

This free educational event will be held in the Engineering, Math and Computer Science Building at UT Chattanooga on June 27. This latest in the very popular series of events will attract hundreds of enthusiastic SQL Server DBAs, software developers, business intelligence specialists, IT managers, and other technology professionals to Chattanooga for a day full of presentations by industry leaders on Microsoft SQL Server technologies.

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12:01pm

Fri June 5, 2015
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Southern Lit Alliance Hosts “Books & Brews” Book Swap Event

Back by popular demand, the Southern Lit Alliance will host “Books & Brews,” on Tuesday,
June 9 th at 6 PM at Heaven & Ale.

For this book swap event, guests are asked to bring a copy of a book they have read to be
traded with that of another guest. This is a fun, casual event to support the outreach programs
of the Southern Lit Alliance. Drinks will be available for purchase at Heaven & Ale. Guests
should remember to bring a valid state ID for the purchase of alcohol.

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5:46pm

Fri May 29, 2015
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Brainerd United Methodist Church Hosts Tabernacle Concert 6/7

From a media release:

The Tabernacle Symphony of Praise Orchestra (SOP) will be giving their summer concert in the sanctuary of Brainerd United Methodist Church in Chattanooga, TN on Sunday, June 7 at 5:00 PM. The concert will feature a variety of classical, contemporary Christian, and other orchestral works, including Ottorino Respighi's Ancient Airs and Dances, Michael W. Smith's Prayer for Taylor, and music from the 1950's documentary Victory at Sea.

Admission is free and open to the public.

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1:06pm

Thu May 21, 2015

11:19am

Tue May 12, 2015
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Blood Assurance Supports National Park Nite

From a media release:

From May 25 to June 1, Blood Assurance will give donors to the Fort Oglethorpe location 2 tickets each for the June 1 Chattanooga Lookouts baseball game, in support of National Park Nite. Tickets are while supplies last. National Park Nite celebrates the beauty and history of Tennessee’s and Georgia’s national parks and monuments such as Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and supports Friends of the Park.

Special activities will be taking place at National Park Nite, including:

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5:04pm

Wed May 6, 2015
Happenings

Local Artists Selected for M.L. King District Mural

From a media release:

Public Art Chattanooga is pleased to announce the local artists who have been selected to work as apprentices on a monumental mural in the M.L. King District, which will revitalize the neighborhood and illustrate its important story and history. Nationally recognized muralist Meg Saligman, who has been commissioned to create the mural, has selected 7 local artists to assist her with the project.

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5:03pm

Wed May 6, 2015
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Cherokee Bluegrass Festival Set for June 4, 5 & 6, Cherokee, NC

From a media release:

Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announced that the Cherokee Bluegrass Festival will be held at Happy Holiday RV Village and Campground at 1553 Wolfetown Road, Cherokee, NC., June 4 to 6.
 
The three-day event begins Thursday, June 4 at 12:00 noon and goes until 11:00 p.m. daily.  Open Stage daily from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon. 

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12:10pm

Thu April 30, 2015
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Alzheimer's Association Hosts Workshops in May, June

From a media release:

Alzheimer's Association Family Caregiver Workshop

Thursday May 14, 2015

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Calhoun Seventh Day Adventist Church

1411 Rome Road (Highway 53), Calhoun

Topics - The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer's Disease; Effective Communication Strategies; Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior; and Community Resources

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12:07pm

Thu April 30, 2015
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Ruby Falls Becomes Deepest “Smart Cave” With Internet Access

From a media release:

Ruby Falls is excited to announce phase one of the first-ever Wi-Fi connection 1,120 feet within Lookout Mountain, making it the deepest commercial cave with internet capability! Partnering with EPB and InfoSystems, this is a first-time installation of its kind for Chattanooga.

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12:04pm

Thu April 30, 2015
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No Nuts Moms Group Hosts Free Children's Concert on 5/2

On Saturday, May 2nd, 2015, the No Nuts Moms Group of Dalton, GA will host a free community concert featuring Kyle Dine. Mr. Dine is a musician that specializes in raising food allergy awareness through fun, upbeat songs and puppet shows. He has performed in over 200 schools across the US and Canada.

1:56pm

Fri April 24, 2015
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Confederate Railroad Headlines 2015 Valley Fest

What:      Valley Fest 2015

When:          May 2nd, 9am-9pm, May 3rd, noon-5pm (All Times Central)

Where:         Dunlap, TN, downtown and outdoors

Cost:            Adult tickets $8/day, Children tickets $2/day

Wristbands (advance sale $10 both days at local banks, businesses, & Chamber of Commerce); Reserved Seating $30, $45 both days (purchase at Chamber of Commerce)

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12:17pm

Thu April 16, 2015
Happenings

Write Your Part in Story Drop

Story Drop Chattanooga begins on April 16th and offers a chance to write part of a story being created by a community. 

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12:03pm

Thu April 16, 2015
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Raise the Roof With Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga

Credit Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga is hosting their annual Spring Dinner, Raise the Roof, at the Marriott Hotel on Friday April 17th beginning at 5:30. 

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