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Adopt A Golden Knoxville Adoption Event

When: Saturday, January 24, 2015 11am-1pm
Where: Agri Feed Pet Supply on Middlebrook Pike
Details: Our adoption events are an excellent opportunity to meet our available dogs and ask questions directly to their foster guardians.

Contact Name: 
Jessica Popek
Phone Number: 
865-386-8628
Contact Email: 
info@adoptagoldenknoxville.org

A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

Homespun Holiday Show

A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas will be presented by The WordPlayers, in collaboration with The Arts at Pellissippi, at Clayton Performing Arts Center, Pellissippi State Community College, 10915 Hardin Valley Road, Knoxville, TN. Public performances are Dec. 12 at 7:30 pm & Dec. 13 at 2:30 & 7:30 pm. Tickets are $5-$12 and may be purchased online at www.wordplayers.org, at the door, or by calling 865.539.7529.

Contact Name: 
Jeni Lamm
Phone Number: 
865-539-2490
Contact Email: 
wordplayers@comcast.net

Celebrate the Season

The Farragut Beautification Committee will present the 21st annual Celebrate the Season on Thursday, Dec. 4 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Farragut Town Hall. The community is invited to enjoy the beautiful Town Hall holiday decorations, sample treats and enjoy the numerous activities and performances being offered.

Contact Name: 
Chelsey Riemann
Phone Number: 
865-966-7057
Contact Email: 
chelsey.riemann@townoffarragut.org

Managing Holiday Stress Group

Tracie Walker, LCSW is offering a Managing Holiday Stress Group each Friday between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Group meets from 11:00 am to noon.

Location: West Knoxville, 224 South Peters Road, Suite 110, Knoxville, TN 37923

See more details at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tis-the-season-managing-holiday-stress-tick...

Contact Name: 
Tracie Walker
Phone Number: 
865-719-4709
Contact Email: 
twalkerlcsw@charter.net

Bluegrass Gospel Concert

The Lee Valley Music Barn, 500 Lee Valley Road, Whitesburg, TN, continues the 1st. Friday gospel concert series, Friday night Dec. 5, at 7:00 pm. Featured guests for December will be Nick Chandler & Delivered, from Weaverville, NC, a very popular bluegrass gospel band. This group consistently has songs listed on the bluegrass gospel charts with 4 different songs reaching the top 10. 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.

Contact Name: 
Donald Holder
Phone Number: 
423-235-6152
Contact Email: 
ridgerunners3@bellsouth.net

Autumn Landing Residents association is hosting its 3rd annual Christmas party.

This will benefit all the kids between the ages of 0-12 years old, which are residents.

This Christmas party is for low income single family house hold.

If you or your business would like to put a smile on these kids faces.

Feel free to drop off any type of donations at Autumn Landing rental office during normal business hours.

Christmas party Tuesday December 23, 2014 at 4:30pm

Donation needed:

1. Hats and gloves for kids.
2 stocking stuffer for kids
3. Toys for 82 boys and 37 girls
4. Cupcakes
5. Chips
6. Drinks
7. kids clothing
8. Kids shoes

Contact Name: 
Dionne Fields
Phone Number: 
865-214-2003
Contact Email: 
newfamil@yahoo.com

Listening Hearts Candle Light Ceremony for Bereaved Parents

The 7th annual candle light ceremony will be held on Saturday 12/6 in remembrance of children gone too soon. This is a time for parents, family, and friends to celebrate the lives of the children who have preceded them in death. The evening includes an invocation, poetry, music, and refreshments. Moms can also choose to participate in a Silly Santa gift exchange for a light-hearted atmosphere, a brief respite from the difficult journey that bereaved mothers endure each day. Please RSVP by responding by phone or email.

Contact Name: 
Debra Reagan
Phone Number: 
865-691-1351
Contact Email: 
listeningheartsmoms@gmail.com

Fall Festival First Friday Open House

The Tennessee Theatre invites guests to a free Fall Festival Open House during First Friday from 6-8 p.m. on Nov. 7 offering music, snacks, history tours and fall fun!

The fall festival will include a caricature artist who will draw free portraits of attendees and the iconic theater marquee; apple cider and fall treats; music on the Mighty Wurlitzer organ; and free backstage tours of the Tennessee Theater led by theater historians. The tours will leave the lobby at 6:30, 7 and 7:30 p.m., with groups limited to 50 people per tour, so guests are encouraged to arrive early.

Contact Name: 
Tennessee Theatre
Phone Number: 
865-684-1200
Contact Email: 
info@tennesseetheatre.com

Lisa Soland featured at Nov. KWG program

Renowned playwright and children's book author Lisa Soland will speak about overcoming insecurities and playing to your strengths in your writing at the next Knoxville Writers' Guild program.

The event, which will be open to the public, will begin at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 6 at the Laurel Theater, at the corner of Laurel Avenue and 16th Streets (in Fort Sanders). A $2 donation is requested at the door. The building is handicapped accessible.

Contact Name: 
Adria Amos
Phone Number: 
865-214-7650
Contact Email: 
AdriaAmosKWG@gmail.com

Glenn Meade to Speak at Writers Program

Best-selling Irish novelist Glenn Meade will speak about his latest book, "The Last Witness," at the Knoxville Writers' Guild's Thursday, Oct. 2 program.

The event, which will be open to the public, will begin at 7 p.m. at the Laurel Theater, at the corner of Laurel Avenue and 16th Streets (in Fort Sanders). A $2 donation is requested at the door. The building is handicapped accessible.

Contact Name: 
Adria Amos
Phone Number: 
865-809-8723
Contact Email: 
AdriaAmosKWG@gmail.com