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Clayton Center 2014-2015 Season

12 Fun and Diverse Shows Make up our 2014-2015 Season.

Check out each event page for details on each performance.

Season Tickets on Sale Monday, June 16 @ 10AM. Join us for all 12 performances, or choose a special 6.

Full Season prices begin at $201 for 12 shows and 6 Show Season begins at $105
Season Tickets available only through the Clayton Center Box Office at 865-981-8590.

Michael Lynche: September 12, 2014
Lynche was a top 4 finalist in American Idol.

Senegal St. Joseph Gospel Choir: September 17, 2014

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Cheri Compton
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7th Annual October Sky Festival-Pageant and Rocket Boys Rodtoberfest Car Show

Saturday October 18 from 9am until 4pm

Oliver Springs, a quaint community nestled in the foothills of East Tennessee, was established in 1821 as a coal mining town and has a varied history. When the mining phased out in the 1960’s the scenic hills and valleys remained.

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Lorraine Boling
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"Honoring Our Veterans" Exhibit

This June, the Farragut Folklife Museum opened a very special exhibit – “Honoring Our Veterans” – which features artifacts from various branches of the military and numerous wars, including the Korean War, Vietnam War, World War I and II, and Desert Storm. This exhibit will be on display through Veteran’s Day – Tuesday, Nov. 11.

Contact Name: 
Chelsey Riemann
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Summer Long Vacation Bible School

Are You Ready To Have Fun With the SON?

Ridgedale Baptist Church is hosting a new style of VBS for children called Fun With the SON! This is not your typical VBS. Children will experience a variety of classes ranging from cooking, science, target shooting, arts and crafts, basketball, and missions. What a great way to enjoy the summer and have Fun With the SON!

The Summer Long VBS (Fun With the SON) meets on Wednesday nights June 11, 18, 25 & July 9, 16, 23. Call (865) 588-6855 or visit for complete details.

WHO: Children Age 3 – Grade 5

Contact Name: 
Kelley Jones
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29th Annual Newport Harvest Street Festival

Newport, TN – On October 4-5, 2014 the streets of Downtown, Newport TN will be filled with people, food, crafts and entertainment!

Craft vendor and food vendor applications are available at the Chamber of Commerce office or online at We are looking forward to having some of our repeat vendors this year as well as the new ones that have committed to attend!

This highly anticipated annual event promises to provide the crowd with a weekend to remember!

Contact Name: 
Valerie Fancher
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Gospel Music Concert

The Lee Valley Music Barn, 500 Lee Valley Road, Whitesburg, TN presents an evening of Bluegrass Gospel Music Friday night April 4 at 7:00 pm. Featured guests will be Kevin Carter & Full Assurance from Statesville, NC. There is no charge for admission and there will be food and door prizes. Visit or call 423-235-6152 for information

Contact Name: 
Donald Holder
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2nd Annual Crusade for Christ

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.

Contact Name: 
Pastor Mike Rivera
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Coulters Water Club Is Now Open

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.


Contact Name: 
Audrey Carroll or Marna Coulter
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Olympic Learn to Curl

You have seen curling broadcast during the Olympics, but did you know that we play twice a week right here in Knoxville? The Great Smoky Mountains wants to give you a chance to experience it for yourself. This amazing sport has taken the country by storm and this is your chance to learn about the game, see what all the hype is about, and actually play! Come join us and learn how to throw, sweep, and score.

Contact Name: 
Marty Michaels
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Harbours Gate has opened its first Inner City Learning Center located in Western Heights.

Offerings include a Women's Wellness Clinic; parenting classes; fine arts; GED prep; and much more.

The Learning Center is open to residents of all Inner city neighborhoods in Knoxville.

Harbours Gate is a local non-profit organization that serves as a front line neighborhood, community and inner city "peace corps" in the inner city.

For more information go to or call 865-679-8610.

Contact Name: 
Tom Garner
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