Wednesday, May 30
EDUCATION · The Tennessee Aquarium Summer Family Pass will be available for purchase at Chattanooga-, Cleveland- and Daltonarea Food City locations through May 31. This $90 pass provides unlimited daily admission to the Aquarium for two adults and up to five children (ages 18 or younger) through Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 3. To purchase the Tennessee Aquarium Summer Family Pass, present your ValuCard at the register of any local Food City store. For questions, call the Tennessee Aquarium’s membership department at 423-267-FISH (3474 or visit tnaqua. org/summer-family-pass.
COMMUNITY · It is onion time at the Chattanooga Valley Lions Club. Vidalia onions are being sold in 5, 10, and 25 pound bags for $5, $10 and $25 — $1 per pound. To order these freshly harvested vidalias call Leon Ellis, 706-931-2551, or LeBron Carden, 706-820-9452.
Saturday, June 2
CHURCH · First Baptist Church of Fort Oglethorpe will hold its Annual Women’s Ministry Luncheon from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 2. Keynote speaker will be Christie Musso Bruce with Hope Knows Your Name Ministries, telling her story of HOPE. You are invited to join the Women’s Ministry for a delicious luncheon, an inspirational message by Christie Musso Bruce, and the music of recording artist Aimee Garner Wilson. The luncheon will be held at First Baptist, 2645 LaFayette Road, Fort Oglethorpe. Tickets are $15 per person and can be purchased by contacting the church office at 706-866-0232 or Laura Jones at 423605-1816.
COMMUNITY · The Friends of the Gordon-Lee Mansion offers tours of the historic Mansion in Chickamauga from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturdays, beginning June 2 and ending on Labor Day. Admission is $5 adults and $1 for 12 and under. All proceeds go to preservation of the mansion.
Sunday, June 3
CHURCH · Center Grove Baptist Church, at 68 Center Grove Church Road, Rock Spring, will hold its vacation bible school, “Game On” on June 11-15 from 6:30-9:00. Registration begins June 3.
Tuesday, June 5
ENTERTAINMENT · The Rossville Public Library has a full schedule of summer reading activities on Tuesdays during June and July. Beating’ Path Rhythm will be featured at 10:30 p.m. on June 5, Tennessee Aquarium staff will offer a special program at 10:30 a.m. on June 12, magician extraordinaire Ken Scott will dazzle and amaze at 2 p.m. on June 19 and “Karaoke Jam” will be happening from 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. on June 26. A movie marathon (from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.) is scheduled for July 3 and Rock City will be featured on July 10.
Sunday, June 10
CHURCH · On Sunday June 10 at 11 a.m., Testimony Quartet is singing at Keith Baptist Church, 1573 Keith Road in the Ringgold/Tunnel Hill area, during their Homecoming Service. The concert is free, but a love offering will be received. Following the service, the church will serve a pot luck lunch in the Fellowship Hall.
Saturday, June 16
CHURCH · New Bethel Baptist Church, 1635 Salem Valley Road, Ringgold, at 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 16, will hold a singing. The Webb Sisters, from Jasper, Tenn., will be featured.
COMMUNITY · Camp New Dawn is accepting applications for six weeks of summer camp at our website: www. campnewdawnga.org or by calling 706-539-2235. We are a camp for all ages, grades 1-12 and offer traditional camp weeks, adventure camps sports camp and Civil War Camp. Scholarships are available for children who are living with grandparents and from low income families.
CHURCH · Lee’s Chapel Community Church located at 3253 Catoosa Parkway, Tunnel Hill, is holding Sunday services at 2 p.m. in the fellowship hall. The church is holding a monthly singing to raise the money to repair the church. Singings will be the second Saturday of the month.
COMMUNITY · The Friends of the Gordon-Lee Mansion offers tours of the historic Mansion in Chickamauga from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturdays, beginning June 2 and ending on Labor Day. Admission is $5 adults and $1 for 12 and under. All proceeds go to the Friends of the Gordon-Lee Mansion, a 501c3 organization, for preservation.
COMMUNITY · Rossville Community Ministries, a ministry of Rossville area churches, is a food pantry to help families or individuals in the Rossville area. Non-perishable food items, cash donations and volunteers are needed. The Rossville Community Ministries is open Mondays and Thursdays from noon until 3 p.m. They are at South Rossville Baptist Church, 101 East Peachtree Street. Those coming for the first time should call 706-866-3888 during office hours to find out what is necessary to avail themselves of this service.
EDUCATION · Foundations at First Preschool is now accepting applications for the 2018-19 school year. Located in LaFayette First United Methodist Church, the program offers part-time preschool and pre-k programs. For information call 706 638 2057
MEETING · The Catoosa County Historical Society meets every second Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Old Stone Church, Highway 41, in Ringgold. The Old Stone Church is also open for tours Friday-Sunday, from 1-5 p.m. For more information, call 706-935-5232.
MEETING · There are AA meetings every Monday 7 p.m. at the Rock Spring United Methodist Church. The church is located at 3477 Peavine Road, Rock Spring. For more info contact 423-605-3388 or for complete area times and meeting places, visit AAgeorgia.org.