July 26, 2014

Pancake Breakfast fundraiser

Farragut High School Band will hold its Pancake Breakfast fundraiser from 8 to 10 a.m., Saturday, July 26, at Aubrey’s. Cost is $5 at the door. For more information, call Jennifer Lackey, 865-696-2524.

July 26, 2014

“Family Movie Night”

Westside Unitarian Universalist Church will host two movie nights on Saturdays throughout the summer. “Family Movie Night” will feature films for children ages 5 and up. “Movies That Matter” will feature mature films dealing with faith, spirituality and helping others. For more information, visit westideuuc.org/

July 29, 2014

Storytellers at Sherrill Hills

Four of East Tennessee’s storytellers – Bill Landry, Sam Venable, Jim Claborn and Elizabeth Rose – will take stage from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, July 29, at Sherrill Hills. Donations of $5 at the door will benefit Mobile Meals. For more information, call Sara Hornbeck, 865-693-0551.

August 1, 2014

“Succession Planting, keep growing all year”

Knox County Master Gardeners will host “Succession Planting, keep growing all year,” from 3:15 to 4 p.m., Friday, Aug. 1, at Humana Guidance Center. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 865-329-8892.

August 1, 2014

Theatre Festival

Clayton Center for the Arts will host its Fourth Annual Theatre Festival with multiple shows beginning Friday and running through Sunday, Aug. 1-3. Cost is $40 for adults and $25 for children, which will cover the entire weekend. For more information, visit claytonartscenter.com/

August 2, 2014

University of Tennessee Gardens annual symposium

The University of Tennessee Gardens will host its annual symposium from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 2. Cost is $30 for adults and $15 per college student. For more information, call Derrick Stowell, 865-974-7151.

August 2, 2014

Mac Post’s Biodiversity Tour series

Harvey Broome Center group will take-a hike as part of Mac Post’s Biodiversity Tour series Saturday, Aug. 2. For more information, call Mac Post, 865-805-0980.

August 2, 2014

The University of Tennessee Medical Center Hospice garage sale and fundraiser

The University of Tennessee Medical Center Hospice will host a garage sale and fundraiser benefiting Hospice Promise Foundation from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 2, at Asbury United Methodist Church. For more information, visit, lhcgroup.com/foundation/

August 3, 2014

Taoist Tai Chi Society beginning class

Taoist Tai Chi Society of USA will hold a new beginning class from 9 to 11 a.m., Sundays, Aug. 3, in Farragut town hall. For more information, call 865-482-7761 or visit taoist.org/

August 5, 2014

Pellissippi State Community College orientation

Pellissippi State Community College orientation has been set for the fall 2014 semester for students from 5 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 5; 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Friday, Aug. 8, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Friday, Aug. 22, at Hardin Valley Campus. Aug. 8 orientations include a session for veterans. For more information, visit pstcc.edu/orientation/

August 5, 2014

“Beat the Heat with Summer Splash Pad Fun!”

The Town of Farragut is partnering with Knoxville Moms Blog to bring “Beat the Heat with Summer Splash Pad Fun!” at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 5, at McFee Park. For more information, visit citymomsblog.com/ Knoxville/

August 5, 2014

Knoxville Day Aglow Lighthouse Outreach meeting

Knoxville Day Aglow Lighthouse will host its Outreach meeting from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 5, at New Covenant Fellowship Church. Robin Hardin, will be speaking. For more information, call Diane Shelby, 865-687-3687.

August 9, 2014

Harvey Broome Center group backpack

Harvey Broome Center group will back to one of the three original wilderness areas in the Eastern U.S. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 9-10. For more information, call Will Skelton, 865-523-2272.

August 12, 2014

Town of Farragut is offering yoga

Town of Farragut is offering yoga from 9 to 10 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 12 – Sept. 2, in Farragut town hall. Cost is $40. For more information, call 865-966-7057.

August 12, 2014

Town of Farragut is offering Pilates

Town of Farragut is offering Pilates from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 12 – Sept. 2, in Farragut town hall. Cost is $40. For more information, call 865-966-7057.

August 14, 2014

Assistance to Veterans

Knox County Veterans Service Office will provide information and assistance to Veterans and family members concerning VA benefits from 11 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Aug. 14, at Frank R. Strang Senior Center. For more information, call 865-215-5645.

August 15, 2014

“Dreams of Beautiful Bulbs”

Knox County Master Gardeners will host “Dreams of Beautiful Bulbs,” from 3:15 to 4 p.m., Friday, Aug. 15, at Humana Guidance Center. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 865-329-8892.

August 16, 2014

Biodiversity Tour

Harvey Broome Center group will take-a-hike as part of the Biodiversity Tour by Mac Post along theAppalachian Trail Saturday, Aug. 16. For more information, call Mac Post, 865-806-0980.

August 16, 2014

13th Annual Fun with Farragut’s Fleet

Town of Farragut will host the 13th Annual Fun with Farragut’s Fleet from 9 to 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 16, at Mayor Bob Leonard Park. For more information, call, 865-966-7057.

August 16, 2014

Tea and Fashion Show

Holy Cross Anglican churchwomen will present a summer Tea and Fashion Show beginning at 2 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 16. Fashions will be provided by Chicos and modeled by members of the church. Tickets are $15 and reservations are required. For more information, call Ann Pope at 865-966-5812.

August 18, 2014

Town of Farragut is offering Zumba

Town of Farragut is offering Zumba fitness classes from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 18 – Sept. 29, in Farragut town hall. Cost is $45. For more information, call 865-966-7057.

August 23, 2014

Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival

The Fourth Annual Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival runs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 23, at Ijams Nature Center. Admission is $5. For more information, visit tnbirds.org/ktos/

August 30, 2014

Nation’s largest Labor Day weekend fireworks show

Knoxville will host the Nation’s largest Labor Day weekend fireworks show at approximately 9 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 30, over the Tennessee River. Gates open at 2:30 p.m. For more information, visit boomsday.org/

September 2, 2014

“Plant a Tree Program”

The town of Farragut is offering “Plant a Tree Program:” a way to honor loved ones, by purchasing a tree to be planted in one of Farragut’s parks or along a Farragut greenway. Costs to donate are between $200-$250 and choose fro more than a dozen tree varieties. For more information, call 865-966-7057.

September 6, 2014

2014 Summer Suppers

Knox Heritage will host 2014 Summer Suppers beginning at 7 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 6, at Market Square. For more information, visit knoxheritage.org/suppers/

September 13, 2014

11th Annual Marine Mud Run

Marine Corps League Detachment will host its 11th Annual Marine Mud Run beginning at 8 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 13, at Melton Hill Park. Cost is $35 for individual before July 31. For more information, visit knoxmud.org/

September 30, 2014

Dr. Bill Bass will return to the Chamber’s Breakfast

Dr. Bill Bass will return to the Chamber’s Breakfast Tuesday, Sept. 30, at Fox Den Country Club. Cost is $30 for members and $40 for non-members; tables of 10 are $275. For more information, visit farragutchamber.com/