COMMUNITY · There will be a private estate sale at 118 Graham Circle in Rock Spring Friday, Feb. 17, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday, Feb. 18, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The sale will include contents of the home and outbuild-ing.
ENTERTAINMENT · Come see the movie “Courageous” Sunday, Feb. 19, at 6 p.m. at Fairview Baptist Church, 108 Junkins Road in Rossville. The movie is free and childcare will be provided. For more information, contact the church office at 706 866 5744
COMMUNITY · Highland Presbyterian Church in LaFayette is offering free childcare for couples wishing to go out on Valentine’s weekend. The church will offer childcare for children (infant to 12 years old) on Friday, Feb. 17, from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m., and Saturday, Feb. 18, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The church is at 1211 W. North Main Street. Childcare must be scheduled in advance. Call 706-638-8940.
COMMUNITY · The next meeting of the Georgia Highway 27 Association will be on Feb. 24 at 11 a.m. at Columbus Technical College in the Carl Patrick Hall in the Student Center. Please see http://www.columbustech.edu/about/location/ for a map and directions. Our host and sponsor for this meeting will be Walker County. Please RSVP no later than Feb. 17 to email@example.com to let Virgil know if you will be attending the meeting.
ENTERTAINMENT · Four Points, Inc., is sponsoring its fifth annual Father Daughter Dance at the Walker County Civic Center Friday, Feb. 17, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Light hors d’oeuvres, beverages, corsages, portraits, music and dancing will be available. Dress up or dress down—just come! This event will provide a memorable night for you and your daughter, granddaughter, stepdaughter or foster daughter. Cost is $5 per person. Proceeds from the event will go to support Four Points, Inc., a non-profit organization that serves the needs of the family unit in Walker, Dade, Catoosa, Chattooga and Hamilton counties. For more information on the Father Daughter Dance or to pur-chase tickets, call 706-638-1555. Tickets will also be available for purchase on the nightof the event.
ENTERTAINMENT · “Seniors of the Sahara” will be performed live on stage at The Colonnade in Ringgold Feb. 17, 18, 24 and 25 at 7:30 p.m., and Feb. 25 at 1 p.m. Ticket prices are: $11 adults, $9 seniors (age 55 and older), $9 students, $8 for groups of 15 or more. Call 706-935-9000, ext. 103 for more information or visit www.colonnadecenter.org.
Saturday, Feb. 18
ENTERTAINMENT · Sue Gray and the Billy Gray Quartet will perform at New Bethel Baptist Church Saturday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m. The church is located at 1635 Salem Valley Road in Ringgold. Everyone is welcome.
ENTERTAINMENT · Award-winning Elvis tribute artist Matt Cordell will give a concert Saturday, Feb. 18, at 7:30 p.m. at the Walker County Civic Center. Desserts and coffee are included. Tickets sold in advance are $15. For more information, call 706-375-7705
ENTERTAINMENT · A “One Day at a Time” celebration will be held in the Tiger Creek Elementary School audi-torium Saturday, Feb. 18, at 6 p.m. Love offerings will be accepted to benefit Holly Stockburger, who is battling can-cer. Performers include the Jeff Hullender Family, Junior and Thelma Hullender, Terry Moore, and Gene Lowrey and Pipeline. There is also a fund for Holly Stockburger set up at Gateway Bank and Trust.
COMMUNITY · Origin Church and partners are excited to announce our Valentine’s Big Give tornado relief event on Saturday, Feb. 18th at 1 p.m. at Ringgold High School. In October, $110,000 in free supplies were given away to Ringgold tornado victims and we’re excited to have another truckload of supplies. While supplies last, free tornado relief supplies will be available to all local Ringgold, Cleveland, Trenton and metro Chattanooga area residents with written proof of tornado damage.
COMMUNITY · The Chattanooga Arboretum and Nature Center will hold a program entitled “S-S-Snakes Alive!” Saturday, Feb. 18, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Join CA&NC naturalist Kyle Waggener for an introduction to our resident snakes. How can a snake climb a tree? What do snakes eat? Find out the answers to these and other slithery ques-tions. The stars of this program include the corn snake, king snake, garter snake, and the pine snake. Snake skins, reptile eggs, and other artifacts will be available for viewing. Guests are welcome to spend the rest of the day ex-ploring the CA&NC property. The program is free for CA&NC members and free with paid admission for non-members. Call 423-821-1160 ext. 0 to reserve your space.