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General Neal Pinkston, district attorney general, 11th Judicial District, at Nightside Pachyderm Club, Thursday, April 27, 5:30 p.m. dinner, 6:30 p.m. meeting at the Western Sizzlin in Ooltewah.

Michael Wurzel, ED and Mickey Robbins, Friends of Moccasin Bend National Park, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, April 28, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Allyson Witt; Spectruss, Candace Davis, Chattanooga CVB; and Adam Haskew, Skuid, at YPAC, Friday, April 28, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Waterhouse Pavilion. Lunch by Taco Mamacita. Members eat free, non-member tickets are $15. RSVP required. Register here.

John Anthony, Sustainable Freedom Lab, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, May 1, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Trevor Elliot, UTC, on Rocket Science Demystified, at Chattanooga Engineers Club, Monday, May 1, noon-1 p.m. at Doubletree Hotel, 407 Chestnut St. Free parking available beginning at 11 a.m. All attendees welcome for lunch before the meeting, cost is $16.

Ralph Perrey, TN Housing Department, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, May 3, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Judge Neil Thomas, Interstate Art Project, at Downtown Council Meeting, Thursday, May 4, 7:30-9 a.m. at Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E. ML King Blvd. Networking and breakfast will take place from 7:30-8 a.m. Cost is $15.

Doug Smith, BCBST, at East Ridge Council Meeting, Thursday, May 4, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at East Ridge Community Center, 1517 Tombras Ave. Cost is $10.

Tim Morgan, president, Greater Chattanooga Sports and Events Committee-Chattanooga Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, May 5, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Ruthie Thompson, Thrive 2055, gives transportation update, at Chattanooga Engineers Club, Monday, May 8, noon-1 p.m. at Doubletree Hotel, 407 Chestnut St. Free parking available beginning at 11 a.m. All attendees welcome for lunch before the meeting, cost is $16.

Al Berrong, director, Financial Planning and Enterprise Forecasting, TVA, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, May 12, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Al Berrong, TVA, on Changing Electricity Marketplace, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, May 12, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Chip Baker, Friends of the Festival (Riverbend), at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, May 19, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

John Pence, deputy executive director, 2020 Trump/Pence campaign, at HCRP's 2017 Lincoln Day Dinner and Fundraiser, Friday, May 19, Chattanooga Choo Choo Imperial Ballroom. Reserve a table be emailing hcgop@hcgop.com, or by phone at 423-266-9351.

Fred Flint, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, May 24, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Chip Baker and Amy Morrow, Friends of the Festival, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, May 31, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Mike Pollock, Lula Lake Land Trust, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, June 2, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Dr. Todd Thurston, The Plastic Surgery Group, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, June 16, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Dr. Rob Headrick, ACTVS/Chatt Heart Institute, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, June 23, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Dr. David Suhrbier, pediatrics at Erlanger, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, July 7, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

 



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