Submitted by Knoxville Write... on Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:36pm
Vince Vawter, author of the award-winning middle-grade/young adult novel “Paperboy,” will share the things he learned as a rookie in the publishing world and his tips for writing a children’s book at the Thursday, May 1 Knoxville Writers' Guild 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.
The Farragut Arts Council will sponsor the “Open Art Show 2014: ALCHEMY – The Magic of Art and Flowers” in conjunction with the Dixie Highway Garden Club on Friday, May 16 from 1 to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Farragut Town Hall. This unique, free event will combine a judged standard flower show, complete with horticulture and creative floral designs interpreting submitted artwork, along with a juried art show of over 100 pieces.
Submitted by Susan Jonely on Sun, 04/13/2014 - 6:39pm
Please join us at Lake City Elementary School in Lake City on May 2, 2014 from 6-8PM for a Carnival to benefit Riley Mozingo an LCES kindergartener who has a brain tumor. This precious little girl has undergone treatment for her cancer for over a year. She was recently chosen by Special Spaces for an extreme one day bedroom makeover. All proceeds go to help make Riley's dream bedroom a reality. Admission: $5.00 per Adult, $3.00 per child or $20.00 maximum per household.
Submitted by ridgerunner on Wed, 04/09/2014 - 10:37am
The Lee Valley Music Barn, 500 Lee Valley Road, Whitesburg, TN, presents and evening of bluegrass gospel music Friday night May 2, 2014 at 7:00 pm. Featured guests will be The Gospel Plowboys from Salisbury, NC. There is no charge for admission and there will be food and door prizes. Visit www.theleevalleymusicbarn.com or call 423-235-6152 for information.
Church Wide Rummage Sale for Missions
Fountain City United Methodist Church
212 Hotel Avenue
8:30 am - 2:00pm
$3.00 Brown Bag a Bargain Begins at noon till 2pm
Rain or Shine
100% of money raised goes to missions.
Youth will have a Bake Sale for their mission trips this summer.
Shop till you drop for missions.
Submitted by Phyllis A Greene on Mon, 04/07/2014 - 10:15pm
Come for the Music, come for the Food, come for the Art, come for the beautiful Mountain and Lake Views and enjoy this wonderful day with us.
This home tour will provided funds to help support 17 Monroe County charities
Home Tour tickets $15
Mountain Eats at Chef Michael's Poolside Kitchen $8
Quilt Raffle tickets $1 each or $5 for 6
Tickets are available at Kahite Pub; House #1 the day of the tour: First National Bank , Village Square or calling 423-884-3224
Donations are tax deductible TVKWO is a 501 (C) (3) organization
The Farragut Folklife Museum will host a free historical presentation on the Manhattan Project – “Atoms in Appalachia: Secret City and Super Science” – on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. at the Farragut Town Hall. “The Manhattan Project – Secrets Revisited” exhibit is on display in the museum through Friday, May 2.
Submitted by smccloud8 on Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:43pm
A Secret Safe Place for Newborns of Tennessee will host the Bloomin’ for Babies Vendor Fair on Saturday, April 26 at First Baptist Church of Maryville from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Family Life Center. Admittance is free for all shoppers.