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Larry Schumacher, CEO of Memorial, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, March 2, noon at the Convention Center.

Stacy Lightfoot, PEF, at Downtown Chamber Council Meeting, Thursday, March 2, 7:30-9 a.m. at Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E M L King Blvd. Cost is $15.

Deborah LeVine, on "Going Southern: How to Help Newcomers and Internationals Adapt," at East Ridge Chamber Council Meeting, Thursday, March 2, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at East Ridge Community Center, 1517 Tombras Ave. Cost is $10.

Coach Tom Arth, UTC football coach, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, March 3, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

The Unity Group of Chattanooga, Sunday, March 5, 5 p.m. at Eastdale Community United Methodist Church, 1403 Tunnel Blvd. Issues for discussion: March 7 voting; affordable housing; and economic summit. For more information, contact Mr. Sherman Matthews at 423-364-3501 or Pastor Charlotte S. Williams at 404-944-6680.

Scott McKenzie, of March Adams, at Chattanooga Engineers Club, Monday, March 6, noon-1 p.m. at Doubletree Hotel, 407 Chestnut St. Free parking available beginning at 11 a.m. All attendees welcome for lunch before the meeting, cost is $16.

Troy Kemp with National Center for the Development of Boys, at the Kiwanis Club of Chattanooga.  Tuesday, March 7, noon at the Mountain City Club. 

Larry Henry, circuit court clerk, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, March 6, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Steve Robinson, long-time resident of Signal Mountain and society member, on that person family historians fear most – The Black Sheep of the Family, at The Signal Mountain Genealogical Society, Tuesday, March 7, 1 p.m. at the Walden Town Hall, 1836 Taft Hwy. Meeting begins at 1 p.m. with refreshments, followed by the business meeting and program at 1:30 p.m. Visitors are welcome. For more information, visit www.smgsonline.org.

Dr. Blaise Baxter, Erlanger Stroke Center, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, March 8, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Roundtable discussion with board on "Choices and Directions, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, March, 10, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Ruthie Thompson, on Thrive 2055 Transportation Updates, at Chattanooga Engineers Club, Monday, March 13, noon-1 p.m. at Doubletree Hotel, 407 Chestnut St. Free parking available beginning at 11 a.m. All attendees welcome for lunch before the meeting, cost is $16.

District Attorney General Neal Pinkston, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, March 13, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Saxon Henry, local author of "Stranded on the Road to Promise: A Remembrance," at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, March 17, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Rob McCabe with Pinnacle Financial at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, March 23, noon at the Convention Center.

Toni Weisskopf, president and CEO of Baen Publishing, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, March 24, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Judge Rob Philyaw, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, March 27, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Valoria Armstrong with Tennessee American Water at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, March 30, noon at the Convention Center.

Juvenile Court Clerk Gary Behler, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, April 3, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

David Parker, CEO of Covenant Transport, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, April 6, noon at the Convention Center.

Abby Garrison with Causeway at the Kiwanis Club of Chattanooga.  Tuesday, April 25, noon at the Mountain City Club. 

 



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