Around Cleveland
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Jim Witter will bring his nostalgic show “Feelin’ Groovy: The 60s and the Music of Simon and Garfunkel” to the Conn Center on the Campus of Lee University on Monday at 7 p.m. Tickets may be purchased at the door for $25 for this concert. Or a discounted season ticket may be purchased for $40 that will admit you to this concert and the two remaining concerts. For more information, call 473-1114 or715-5662. The Newcomers Club will meet Monday at 9:45 a.m., at Broad Street United Methodist Church. During monthly meetings, there are games, activities and/or speakers from the community. For more information, visit www.clevelandtn.weebly.com. “Bright Night, An Evening of Inspiration, Music and Comedy” to celebrate Shafer Daves and other children in the Chattanooga community will be Nov. 8 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the historic Tivoli Theatre in downtown Chattanooga. This will be a fun-filled, family-friendly evening celebrating the miraculous life of the Make-A-Wish 3-year-old. All proceeds will go to support Shafer’s medical account at the Children’s Organ Transplant Association, along with a portion being donated to YMCA Boyz Inc. and T.C. Thompson Children’s Hospital to give back to the community in honor of Shafer. Tickets are priced at $50 for adults, and $25 for ages 12 and under. Purchase at ChattanoogaOnstage.com or by calling 642.TIXS (8497). Families at or below the poverty line with children 12 years of age or younger, and seniors 60 years of age and older, are invited to register for the Angel Tree program. Through the generosity of our donors, the Angel Tree provides much-needed clothing, toys and other crucial items to qualified participants. Registration will continue Nov. 2, 5 and 7 for the Cleveland area. The Salvation Army’s third annual Jingle Bell Jog: 5K/1 Mile Walk will be held on Dec. 1 at Tinsley Park. The event begins at 10 a.m. with registration at 9 a.m. Pre-registration can be completed online at www.csarmy.com. Proceeds will go toward utility assistance for those in the Cleveland area during the harsh winter months. The 5K is competitive, flat, fast and certified. Pre-register entry fee: $20; day of race entry fee: $25; pre-register family fee: $40; day of race family fee: $45. One long sleeve T-shirt will be given to all 5K runners and 1-mile walkers, and four long sleeve T-shirts will be given per family. For more information, call Jim Welch at 308-3467. TO HONOR OUR VETERANS, AARP Driver Safety classroom course is available for free to veterans or save 50 percent on the online course. You'll learn proven safety strategies and could save money on your car insurance. Available Nov. 13 and 14 only. Call 559-6887 for reservations, which are required. EDITOR'S NOTE: To submit announcements of events to be included in Around Cleveland, email information to bettie.marlowe@clevelandbanner.com.