The Gamma Theta Sigma chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc., in partnership with Hyksos Temple Prince Hall Shriners, will host its annual Youth Symposium on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Booker T. Washington State Park.
"Partners for Progress, Working Together to Build Bridges for Youth" will focus on the importance of partnerships in the community.
The symposium will feature personal trainer Reggie Parker and local model Lorean Mays. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and shoes to fully participate in the symposium, which will include physical activity, a panel discussion and interactive workshops. A free lunch will be served.
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 ...