COMMUNITY · Homeschooled children are invited to come to the LaFayette-Walker County Public Library Thursday, Dec. 29, at 1 p.m. to read books, learn and converse with other students their age.
Saturday, Dec. 31
ENTERTAINMENT · Rossville’s Lauren Alaina will perform from Las Vegas on the “American Country New Year’s Eve Live” special airing Saturday, Dec. 31, on FOX (11 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. ET live; CT/MT/PT tape-delayed).
COMMUNITY · The 33rd annual Karen Lawrence Run benefitting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will be held New Year’s Eve, beginning at the Sports Barn in downtown Chattanooga. Registration starts at 4 p.m. The 2-mile fun run/walk begins at 5 p.m. and the 4-mile run starts at 5:30 p.m.
COMMUNITY · The Conasauga chapter of the Georgia Nurses Association will meet at the Whitfield County Health Center Monday, Jan. 9, at 7 p.m. The speaker will be Kevin Flavin of Forrest Pharmaceutical Company. The meal will be furnished and an RSVP is require. Call J. Bernice Whaley at 706-259-5508 by noon Dec. 31. All mem-bers, Registered Nurses and Advanced Practice RNs are invited.