Fri. (Feb. 2, 2018) 10AM-1PM 5th Annual Community Baby Shower at the Patterson Community Center (521 Mercury Blvd.). This event includes baby workshops, ,edoca; screenings, supplies and more--all FREE! The public is encouraged to donate items to fill 500 baby bags for families in Rutherford and Cannon counties. Items needed include: diapers, onesies, baby wipes, bottles, and blankets (new items only for newborn - 6 months old). The United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties and the Rutherford County Health Department are set to collect essential baby items for expectant and new mothers beginning January 9, 2018 through January 31, 2018. The items will be sorted and baby bags will be assembled on February 2, 2018, at the Community Baby Shower Sort-a-Thon, presented by Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital. To sign up to participate as a collection site in the 2018 Community Baby Shower, contact McKenna Soloway at McKenna.Soloway@yourlocaluw.org or by calling the United Way at (615) 893-7303 ext. 103.