October 24, 2014

Freaky Friday Fright Nite

Town of Farragut will host the 18th Annual Freaky Friday Fright Nite from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 24, at Mayor Bob Leonard Park. For more information, visit townoffarragut.org/freakyfriday/

October 24, 2014

“Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of The Baskerville"

Knoxville Children’s Theatre will present “Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of The Baskerville" beginning at 7 p.m., Thursdays, Fridays, Oct. 24, Oct. 30, Nov. 6 and Nov. 7, 1 and 5 p.m., Saturday Oct. 25, Nov. 1 and Nov. 8 and 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 26, Nov. 2 and Nov. 9. For more information, call 865-208-3677.

October 24, 2014

Sandra McCracken will perform

Sandra McCracken will perform at 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 24, at King University’s Knoxville campus. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Dale Brown, 423-652-4156.

October 24, 2014

Farragut Presbyterian Church will host its Annual Trunk and Treat

Farragut Presbyterian Church will host its Annual Trunk and Treat festival beginning at 6 p.m., Friday, Oct. 24, in the parking lot. The event is open to the public in costume to collect treats and stay for a hot dog dinner and marshmallow roast. For more information, e-mail mjlanc@tds.net

October 25, 2014

Harvey Broome Group will take-a-hike

Harvey Broome Group will take-a-hike at Great Smoky Mountain National Park Saturday, Oct. 25. For more information, call Mac Post, 865-938-3116, or e-mail, mpost3116@aol.com.

October 25, 2014

Pinnacle Pumpkin Fest

Pinnacle Pumpkin Fest will be held from 4 to 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25, starting at Ulta and ending at Best Buy at The Pinnacle at Tur-key Creek. For more information, call Kiley Fleenor, 865-675-0120.

October 25, 2014

Marble Springs State Historic Site will host a series of kid and family-friendly workshops

Marble Springs State Historic Site will host a series of kid and family-friendly workshops begin at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 25. Cost is $5 per person and is recommended for ages 8 and up. For more information, call 865-573-5508.

October 25, 2014

The University of Tennessee Arboretum Society is hosting a Meet and Greet

The University of Tennessee Arboretum Society is hosting a Meet and Greet for visitors from 9 to 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 25, in Oak Ridge. For more information, call 865-483-3571.

October 25, 2014

The Owl Prowl

UT Arboretum will sponsor The Owl Prowl beginning at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25, in Oak Ridge. For more information, call Katie Cottrell, 865-483-3571.

October 25, 2014

Captain WYC Hannum Chapter 1881, United Daughters of the Confederacy will meet

Captain WYC Hannum Chapter 1881, United Daughters of the Confederacy will meet at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 25, at RJ’s Courtyard, in Alcoa. For more information, call Debra, 865-856-9300, or Shirley, 865-531-1467.

October 26, 2014

Pellissippi State Community College Scholarship Days

Pellissippi State Community College Scholarship Days will take place from noon to 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 26, at Hardin Valley Campus. Tennessee Promise is a “last-dollar” scholarship that will cover tuition and fees for community college students once other assistance has been applied. Deadline to apply for Tennessee Promise is Nov. 1. For more information, visit pstcc.edu/promise/

October 26, 2014

“Latin American Foodways Celebration”

Maryville College will host its second annual “Latin American Foodways Celebration” from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 26, in the Alumni Gym. For more information, call Chloe Kennedy, 865-981-8209.

October 27, 2014

Ossoli Circle will hold its meeting

Ossoli Circle will hold its meeting from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday, Oct. 27, at Replacement Benefit Bridge Ossoli Club House. For more information, call Charlotte Miller, 865-207-5170.

October 28, 2014

Town of Farragut is creating a comprehensive set of architectural design guidelines

Town of Farragut is creating a comprehensive set of architectural design guidelines to enhance community image and help implement objectives of 2012 Comprehensive Land Use Plan update Project consultants will present a first draft of guidelines beginning at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 28, at Farragut Town Hall. For more information, call 87650966-7057.

October 28, 2014

Blount Mansion will host candlelight and flashlight tours

Blount Mansion will host candlelight and flashlight tours of the mansions about mysteries, legends, customs and myths, beginning at 5:30 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 28, 29 and 30. Cost is $10 per person. For more information, call 865-525-2375.

October 28, 2014

“Afghanistan: Unordinary Lives”

Tennessee Consortium for International Studies will sponsor an art exhibit “Afghanistan: Unordinary Lives” from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Mondays through Fridays, Oct. 28-Nov. 12, at Pellissippi State Community College. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 865-539-7280, or visit tncis.org/

October 29, 2014

Knoxville Symphony Orchestra will perform five Young People’s Concerts

Knoxville Symphony Orchestra will perform five Young People’s Concerts beginning at 9:30 a.m., Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, Oct. 29-31, and at 10:45 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 29 and 30, at Knoxville Civic Auditorium. For more information, call 865-521-2317.

October 30, 2014

Marble City Opera

Marble City Opera will present two world-premier one-act operas by composer Larry Delinger: “Talk to Me Like the Rain” and “Amelia Lost” at 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 30 and 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, at The Square Room. For more information, call Kathryn Frady Marvel, 646-217-1580.

October 30, 2014

Marble City Opera

Marble City Opera will present two world-premier one-act operas composer by Larry Delinger: “Talk to Me Like the Rain” and “Amelia Lost” at 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 30, and 2 p.m., Sat-urday, Nov. 1, at The Square Room. For more information, call Kathryn Frady Marvel, 646-217-1580.

October 30, 2014

“Digital Photography Basics”

Knox County Public Library Farragut Branch will host “Digital Photography Basics” beginning at 3:3o p.m., Thursday, Oct. 30, at Founders Park. For more information, call Shelia Pennycuff, 865-777-1750.

October 31, 2014

Farragut Lions Club and Concord United Methodist Church will hold line dancing

Farragut Lions Club and Concord United Methodist Church will hold line dancing from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 31, at CUMC. Cost is $5 and snacks are provided. For more information, call Gerri, 865-789-6392.

October 31, 2014

“Halloween Spooktacular”

Maryville College Orchestra will present “Halloween Spooktacular,” beginning at 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 31, in Clayton Center for the Arts. Tickets are $5. Admission is free to those dressed in Halloween costumes. For more information, call Chloe Kennedy, 865-981-8209.

November 1, 2014

First Farragut 13.1, 5K and Kids run

Knoxville Track Club will host the First Farragut 13.1, 5K and Kids run on Nov. 1, beginning at Farragut High School. Cost for half marathon is $60 through Aug. 31 and then $65 through Oct. 28. Last minute registration price is $75. Cost for the 5K is $30 through Aug. 31 and then increases to $35 until Oct. 28. Last minute registration price is $40. Kids’ run pricing is $8 through Aug. 31 then $10 through Oct. 28. Last minute pricing is $15. For more information, visit ktc.org/

November 1, 2014

Waggin’ Tails 5k Fun Run

Humane Society of Tennessee Valley will host Waggin’ Tails 5k Fun Run beginning at 9 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, at Tommy Schumpert Park. Pre-registration is $25. For more information, visit humanesocietytennessee.com/

November 1, 2014

“Gluten-Free Holiday Baking”

Knox County Public Library Farragut Branch will host “Gluten-Free Holiday Baking,” beginning at 10:30, Saturday, Nov. 1. For more information, call Shelia Pennycuff, 865-777-1750.

November 1, 2014

Young Creative Writer Workshop

Pellissippi State Community College will host a daylong Young Creative Writer Workshop beginning at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, at Strawberry Plains Campus. For more information, call 865-225-2340.

November 2, 2014

Ninth Annual East Tennessee Chili Cook-Off

Second Harvest Food Bank, Bush Brothers & Company and Kroger will partner for the Ninth Annual East Tennessee Chili Cook-Off beginning at 6 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 2, at World’s Fair Park Fest-ival Lawn. For more information, call Blaire Hall, 865-243-8212.

November 2, 2014

Ghoulishly Goodwill Costume

Goodwill Industries is hosting their annual Ghoulishly Goodwill Costume Contest Sunday, Nov. 2. For more information, visit gwiktn.org/events/

November 3, 2014

Knoxville Watercolor Society is currently accepting membership applications

Knoxville Watercolor Society is currently accepting membership applications for artists who work in watercolor and other water mediums. Paintings should be dropped from 10 a.m. to noon, Monday, Nov. 3, at Westminster Presbyterian Church. For more information, call Kate McCullough, 865-604-1406.

November 6, 2014

Farragut Beautification Committee will sponsor a free holiday decorating class

Farragut Beautification Committee will sponsor a free holiday decorating class beginning at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 6, at Farragut Town Hall. The event is free. For more information, call 865-966-7057.

November 8, 2014

Italian Fest

Holy Cross Anglican Church will host an Italian Fest from 4 to 8 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 8. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children 5 and up. You may bring your own wine. For more information, call 865-675-6406.

November 14, 2014

AARP will host a Smart Driving Program

AARP will host a Smart Driving Program for participants 55 years of age or older to complete a 8-hour class from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, Nov. 14, in the community room at Farragut Town Hall. Cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. For more information, call 888-687-2277.

December 1, 2014

Debbie Van Cleve Memorial Scholarship

The Debbie Van Cleve Memorial Scholarship, intended to benefit legally blind students pursuing higher education, will be available Dec. 1 for detailed descriptions and eligibility criteria for 2015. For more information, visit easttennesseefoundation.org/