April 1, 2015

City of Oak Ridge Summer Camp Registration

City of Oak Ridge Summer Camp Registration begins April 1. For more information visit oakridgetn.gov or orrecparks.oakridgetn.gov/

April 1, 2015

Town of Farragut Arts Council is featuring artist Jill Crociata

Town of Farragut Arts Council is featuring artist Jill Crociata, a Quebec, Canada native, through March and April. For more information, call 865-966-7057.

April 5, 2015

Taoist Tai Chi Society of USA

Taoist Tai Chi Society of USA will begin classes the weeks of April 5 and April 12. For more information, call 865-482-7761 or visit Taoist.org/

April 6, 2015

Community Forum

Dr. Jim McIntyre, superintendent of Knox County Schools, will host a Community Forum regarding the fiscal year 2015-16 budget process at 6 p.m., Mon-day, April 6, at Amherst Elem-entary School. The meeting will be streamed live at knoxsc-hools.org/ For more information call Melissa Ogden, 865-594-1905.

April 7, 2015

The University of Tennessee Humanities Center launches “Conversations and Cocktails”

The University of Tennessee Humanities Center launches “Conversations and Cocktails,” Aleydis Van de Moortel, Lindsay Young Associate Professor in Classics and archaeologist: "Conversations with Ancients,” from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 7, at The Orangery. The discussions are free, dinner reservations are recommended. For more information, call Whitney Heins, 865-974-5460.

April 8, 2015

Annual Garden Tour

UT Arboretum Society will host its Annual Garden Tour Wednesday, April 8, in Florida. For more information, call Dennis Superczynski, 865-675-8502.

April 9, 2015

Assistance to Veterans

Knox County County Veterans Service Office will provide information and assistance to Veterans and family members concerning VA benefits from 11 a.m. to noon, Thursday, April 9, at Frank R. Strang Senior Center. For more information, call 865-215-5645 or e-mail veterans@knoxcounty.org.

April 10, 2015

Pellissippi State Community College will celebrate its eight annual Festival of Cultures

Pellissippi State Community College will celebrate its eight annual Festival of Cultures event from 4 to 8:30 p.m., Friday, April 10, on Hardin Valley Campus. For more information, call 865-694-6400 or visit pstcc.edu/arts/

April 10, 2015

Festival of Cultures event

Pellissippi State Community College will celebrate its eighth annual Festival of Cultures event from 4 to 8:30 p.m., Friday, April 10, on Hardin Valley Campus. For more information, call 865-694-6400 or visit pstcc.edu/arts/

April 11, 2015

Color Me Rad 5k

Color Me Rad 5k will begin at 9 a.m., Saturday, April 11, at Knoxville Civic Auditorium. Race registration is open for $35 per person. Use code CHILDREN 5K to save 5 percent and have 15 percent go to East Tennessee Children’s Hospital. For more information, call 865-541-8244 or visit colormerad.com/

April 11, 2015

“Farragut Book Fest for Children”

Farragut Arts Council in conjunction with the Town of Farragut and Knox County Public Library, Farragut Branch will host the eight annual “Farragut Book Fest for Children,” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 11, at Founders Park. For more information, call Lauren Cox, 865-966-7057 or visit townoffarragut.org/register/

April 14, 2015

Town of Farragut will offer Pilates classes

Town of Farragut will offer Pilates classes from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesdays, April 14 through May 19, in Town Hall community room. Cost is $60 for the 6 weeks. For more information, call 865-218-3375.

April 14, 2015

Town of Farragut will offer Yoga classes

Town of Farragut will offer Yoga classes from 9 to 10 a.m., Tuesdays, April 14, through May 19, in Town Hall community room. Cost is $60 for the 6 weeks. For more information, call 865-218-3375.

April 18, 2015

Pellissippi State Community College will host an open house for adult learners

Pellissippi State Community College will host an open house for adult learners from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 18, in the College Center of the Goins Administration Building on the Hardin Valley Campus. The open house is free and open to the public. For more information, visit pstcc.edu/adult/

May 5, 2015

The University of Tennessee Humanities Center launches “Conversations and Cocktails"

The University of Tennessee Humanities Center launches “Conversations and Cocktails,” Katherine Hodges-Kluck, doctoral student in history: "Lionheart's Crusade," from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 5, at The Orangery. The discussions are free, dinner reservations are recommended. For more information, call Whitney Heins, 865-974-5460.

May 9, 2015

Town of Farragut is requesting donations for the 31st Annual Bob Watt Youth Fishing Rodeo

Town of Farragut is requesting donations for the 31st Annual Bob Watt Youth Fishing Rodeo slated for Saturday, May 9. Donations can be dropped off at Farragut town hall. For more information, call Alden Rosner, 865-966-7057 or e-mail alden.rosner@townoffarragut.org/

May 26, 2015

“Savvy Social Security Planning: What Baby Boomers Need to Know to Maximize Retirement Income”

Pellissippi State Community college will hold a non-credited course on “Savvy Social Security Planning: What Baby Boomers Need to Know to Maximize Retirement Income,” from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday, May 26 and 28. Cost is $59 for married couples. For more information, call 865-539-7167 or visit pstcc.edu/bcs/

May 29, 2015

Friends of Knox County Public Library Used Book Sale

Friends of Knox County Public Library Used Book Sale will be held May 29 through June 1, at Bearden High School. For more information, visit knoxfriends.org/

June 7, 2015

CBT Artistic Excellence Award

John Cullum, two-time Tony Award Winner, will be awarded the CBT Artistic Excellence Award from 6:30 to 10 p.m., Sunday, June 7, at RT Lodge. For more information, call Amanda Middleton, 865-974-5654, or e-mail cbtsociiety@utk.edu.

June 20, 2015

KARM Dragon Boat Festival

The 13th Annual KARM Dragon Boat Festival is slated for Saturday, June 20, at The Cove at Concord Park. Early team registration is through March 28. For more information, visit karm.org/ dragonboats/

July 12, 2015

New Opportunity School for Women at Maryville College

New Opportunity School for Women at Maryville College now is accepting applications for its second program to be held July 12 through Aug. 1, 2015, on Maryville College campus. For more information, visit maryvillecollege.edu/nosw/