To be included
Calendar: Email items to Susan Pierce at firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday before the Sunday it appears. Include event name, date, hours, location, ticket price and phone.
Photo layouts: Email four to six photos with left to right identifications to spierce@timesfree press.com. Include event name, location and who fundraiser benefited.
Contact: Susan Pierce at 757-6284.
5 Champagne and Chocolate, Southern Belle Riverboat, 201 Riverfront Parkway, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., $25 includes hors d’oeuvres, beverage, silent auction, dancing, benefits Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. 423-529-0758.
5 Zombie Walk, south side of Walnut Street Bridge to Big River Grille, 1 p.m. zombie makeovers, 4 p.m. walk, $13 until Oct. 4, $25 day of walk, plus canned goods for donation to Chattanooga Area Food Bank. Register online: redtowersentertainment.com
2 Gems for Hope, Chattanooga Golf and Country Club, 6:30 p.m., $1o0 per person, $150 couples, live and silent auctions of fine jewelry and gemstones, artwork and gift packages to benefit Walter E. Boehm Birth Defects Center. www.boehmbdc.com.
2 Party Like a Rock Star In the 1980s, The Chattanoogan, 1201 Broad St., 6:30 p.m., $75 until Oct. 1, $100 after Oct. 1, live and silent auctions and gourmet dinner to benefit American Lung Association. 423-629-1098.
6 History Makers Luncheon, Chattanooga Convention Center, 11 a.m., honoring the McCallie family, benefits Chattanooga History Center. For tickets: 265-3247.
Susan Palmer Pierce is a reporter and columnist in the Life department. She began her journalism career as a summer employee 1972 for the News Free Press, typing bridal announcements and photo captions. She became a full-time employee in 1980, working her way up to feature writer, then special sections editor, then Lifestyle editor in 1995 until the merge of the NFP and Times in 1999. She was honored with the 2007 Chattanooga Woman of ...