Gluten Free Meeting Monthly Meeting Begins Feb. 13

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Crave Café and Bakery will be hosting a meeting for people with celiac or gluten sensitivity in the Chattanooga area once a month beginning Thursday, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m. in the food court level of Warehouse Row. Friends and family are also welcome.

Free parking is available in garage located behind Warehouse Row. For more information, email cravechattanooga@gmail.com.


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Roy Exum: The Magic Bank Account

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