Neighborhood Block Party At The Lantern at Morning Pointe - Collegedale May 3

Friday, April 19, 2019
The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence, Collegedale, 9300 Messinger Lane in Ooltewah, is hosting a neighborhood block party for everyone in the community on Friday, May 3 from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. 

"We want to invite our neighbors to stop by our community for complimentary BBQ with all the sides, drinks and desserts. We can't wait to see you. Come and go as you please," organizers said.
 
The event is sponsored by Piece-a-Cake Bakery.

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