— Compiled by staff writer Susan Pierce
TUESDAY n Blood Assurance Foundation Fundraiser: Buffalo Wild Wings, 120 Market St., 11 a.m.-midnight, 10 percent of the day’s pre-taxed food sales will be donated to Blood Assurance Foundation. Diners must tell server they are there for Blood Assurance. 423-752-8465. n Hamilton County Republican Women: Morning Pointe of Hixson, 5501 Old Hixson Pike, 11:30 a.m., visitors welcome, speakers are Patsy Hazlewood and Tommy Crangle, candidates for Tennessee House District 27. Lunch reservations required: 423-910-0612. THURSDAY n Chattanooga State Open House: Chattanooga State Community College, Center for Advanced Technology building, Engineering Technology Division, 4501 Amnicola Highway, 4-7 p.m., free, for prospective students to meet faculty, learn about programs offered. 423-697-3252 n Hamilton County Farm Tour: Meet at University of Tennessee Extension Office, 6183 Adamson Circle off Bonny Oaks Drive, 8:15 a.m. registration, 9 a.m. bus departs, $5 per person includes lunch and transportation, register by Monday. Tour includes Chattanooga Food Bank, AT&T Field and Crabtree Farms, sponsored by Hamilton County Soil Conservation District. 423-894-1687, ext. 3. n Photographic Society of Chattanooga: St. John United Methodist Church, 3921 Murray Hills Drive, 6 p.m. lesson on shutter speed, tripod, flash and post-production sharpening; 7-9 p.m. program by Chuck Rogers, NASA photographer; visitors welcome. 423-344-5643.