Submitted by Fightmaster on Tue, 03/11/2014 - 10:48am
Jim Rhoades, a Blount County resident, was the victim of a house robbery and arson. Jim lost his home and, sadly, his pet. As if that’s not enough for one person to handle, he also struggles with serious health issues. So, the community as well as his co-workers at Denso Manufacturing are hosting an event with all proceeds going to Jim.
On Saturday, March 22, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Town of Farragut Stormwater Matters Program and Office of Sustainability, in conjunction with the Knox County Master Gardeners, will host a free spring gardening workshop in the Longstreet Pavilion at Founders Park at Campbell Station (formerly Campbell Station Park).
A native landscaping presentation will begin at 10:30 a.m., followed by a planting demonstration. Presenters will include Gwen Slater, Farragut’s 2014 AmeriCorps service member, and members of the Knox County Master Gardeners program.
Submitted by Pastor Mike on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 9:15pm
Come out and join Guiding Light Ministries of East Tennessee, as they host the 2nd annual Crusade For Christ. This year SILENCING STONES Christian Band will be headlining this all day event.
There will be FREE Food, Free Music, Free entertainment for the kids and so much more. We are also doing a faith in action by having business come out and donate their time and materials for you all day.
Last year was an amazing inaugural year but This year God has given a goal to double the help and Blessings.
Submitted by roanealliance on Thu, 02/27/2014 - 4:44pm
Come out and join the fun at this year's Home & Garden Show. Lots of great events during the show including Kingston's Arbor Day celebration. 300 saplings will be given out at the show along with Fort Southwest Point re-enactors, children's activities, we'll even be shooting off the fort's cannon. Sponsorship & Vendor space still available but don't delay, space is limited. For more information call 865-376-5572.
Submitted by Adria Amos on Thu, 02/27/2014 - 3:09pm
Brenda K. Murphy, president and CEO of SailAway Learning & Academy, knows every child can thrive in school and in life, so does Sarah Littlefield, Ed. LMFT, licensed marriage and family therapist. On Thursday, March 6, they unite their expertise and experience to share five proven ways students can thrive in school and life. The free one-hour lunch-n-learn begins at noon at SailAway's Kingston campus, 106 Armour Road. Doors open at 11:45 a.m. A healthy box lunch will be served.
Submitted by Adria Amos on Thu, 02/27/2014 - 3:06pm
“SailAway isn’t like any other academy or learning center in the country, and our annual Open House is a once-a-year chance for families to explore a whole new world of educational possibilities,” says Brenda Murphy, founder and president of SailAway Learning & Academy (SALA). This year’s Open House is Thursday, March 6 from 4 to 7 p.m. at main campus, 106 Armour Road in Kingston.
Submitted by Knoxville Write... on Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:03pm
The Knoxville Writers' Guild presents "Of Hills and Rivers: Cherokee Women Writers" for its Thursday, March 6 meeting.
The event, which will be open to the public, begins at 7 p.m. at the Laurel Theater, at the corner of Laurel Avenue and 16th Street in Fort Sanders. A $2 donation is requested at the door. The building is handicapped accessible. Additional parking is available at Redeemer Church of Knoxville, 1642 Highland Ave.
Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle, Allison Adelle Hedge Coke and Kimberly L. Becker will all be reading from works inspired by their heritage.
Submitted by CoultersWaterClub on Tue, 02/25/2014 - 11:20am
Coulters Water Club Is Now Open and accepting members.
What is in your water? Is your water safe to drink?
Have you read your local water treatment warning?
Local water may contain lead, fluoride, and many other chemicals that could be unhealthy for you and your family.