Happenings

McKamey Animal Center Taking In More Hurricane Evacuees

McKamey Animal Center staff and volunteers are headed to Nashville on Sunday to meet up with the Humane Society of the United States and pick-up shelter animals from evacuated areas due to Hurricane Sally. This is the second round of evacuees MAC is rescuing and this hurricane season continues to be very active with more storms brewing off the coasts. Hurricane animals are typically not available to foster or adopt immediately, ... (click for more)

Inga Fricke, of Pennsylvania, has been named the new executive director at the McKamey Animal Center
Inga Fricke, of Pennsylvania, has been named the new executive director at the McKamey Animal Center

McKamey Animal Center Announces Inga Fricke As New Executive Director

Collision 2020 By Jeff Delude New Featured Artist Show At Area 61 Gallery


The board of directors of McKamey Animal Center announced that Inga Fricke of Reading, Pa., will assume the position of executive director at McKamey on Nov. 2. Ms. Fricke is one of the premier animal shelter experts in the country, and brings to the position over nine years of experience ... (click for more)

Area 61 Gallery opened a new featured artist show by north Georgia pop-surrealism artist, Jeff Delude. His current body of work named "Collision 2020", was created during the 2020 global Coronavirus pandemic - COVID-19 - and many visual elements of the year's social, cultural and civil unrest ... (click for more)



Tennessee YMCAs Extend Free Child Care For Essential Workers

Master Gardeners Of Hamilton County Offering Online Classes

MainStreet Cruise-In Set For Sept 26


The YMCA of Metropolitan Chattanooga has been operating Essential Worker Childcare efforts since March in response to COVID-19. Announced last week by the Tennessee DHS, these efforts will continue ... (click for more)

The Master Gardeners of Hamilton County, in association with the University of Tennessee Extension, continue their public gardening classes online via Zoom during the current pandemic. On Saturday ... (click for more)

The Mainstreet Cruise-In will be held on Saturday, Sept. 26, from 1-6 p.m. in historic downtown Cleveland around the Courthouse Square. The open-air event offers plenty of space for social ... (click for more)


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