The Emerald O’ccasion dinner benefiting the Knoxville-area Catholic Charities programs is scheduled for 6:30-8 p.m. on Thursday, March 13, at the Knoxville Marriott Hotel. A cocktail hour will precede the event from 5:30 to 6:30. The master of ceremonies will be Knoxville radio and television personality, Hallerin Hilton Hill. Special recognition will be given to Father Ragan Schriver for his many years of service as executive director of Catholic Charities of East Tennessee. Contact Sherrie Shuler for more information.