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.

October 31, 2014

Ijams Nature Center will host a Halloween-themed scavenger hunt

Ijams Nature Center will host a Halloween-themed scavenger hunt for families, and every child that stops by in costume can get a goody bag at the front desk. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, call 865-577-4717.

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 1, 2014

Properly dispose of old or unwanted medications

Knoxville Police Department, Knox County, City of Knoxville Solid Waste Offices, and Knox County Health Department along with members of East Tennessee Regional Medication Collection Coalition will properly dispose of old or unwanted prescription medications and over-the-counter medicines from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, in the 600 block of Market St. For more information, call Jennifer Linginfelter, 865-215-4579.

November 1, 2014

Go! Contemporary Dance Works, will open its 12th season with Continuum

Go! Contemporary Dance Works, will open its 12th season with Continuum, at 3 and 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, at Clar-ence Brown Theatre. Advanced tickets are $18 for adults, $12 for seniors and students, and $20 and $15 at the door. For more information, call 865-539-2475.

November 1, 2014

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s deadline

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s deadline for incoming freshmen to be considered for competitive scholarships and Chancellor’s Honors Program is Nov. 1. Regular application deadline is Dec.1 for students to be considered for institutional scholarships, including the new Volunteer Scholarship. For more information, visit vip.utk.edu/default.asp/ or commonapp.org/login/

November 1, 2014

Harvey Broome Group will day hike Graysville Mountain

Harvey Broome Group will day hike Graysville Mountain and Roaring Creek Cumberland Trail Saturday, Nov. 1. For more information, call Warren or Carol Devine, 865-483-7894.

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 3, 2014

Ossoli Circle will hold its meeting

Ossoli Circle will hold its meeting at 9:45 a.m., Monday, Nov. 3. For more information, call Charlotte Miller, 865-207-5170.

November 3, 2014

Stan Brock, founder and president of Remote Area Medical, will speak

Stan Brock, founder and president of Remote Area Medical, will speak beginning at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 3, at Maryville College in Clayton Center for the Arts. For more information, call 865-981-8209.

November 3, 2014

“Tailgate for Men’s health”

University Bariatric Center will present “Tailgate for Men’s health,” featuring former UT Vol and seven-year NFL veteran Antone Davis beginning at 5:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 3, at UT Medical Center’s Heart Hospital Conference Room. For more information, call Susan Wyatt, 865-305-6845.

November 3, 2014

American Indian Heritage Month

Pellissippi State Community College will recognize American Indian Heritage Month with a celebration from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday, Nov. 3, in the Goins Building College Center. For more information, call 865-694-6400.

November 4, 2014

Tennessee Valley Machine Knitters Club

Tennessee Valley Machine Knitters Club will hold its monthly meeting at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 4, at Alcoa First United Methodist Church. For more information, call Marie Hickson, 865-457-0960.

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 6, 2014

King University will host an open house

King University will host an open house from 4 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 6, at The Village at Hardin Valley. For more information, call 800-362-0014.

November 6, 2014

Knox County Health Department School-located Influenza Vaccination Clinics

Knox County Health Department will start the second phase of its School-located Influenza Vaccination Clinics Thursday, Nov. 6, to provide the recommended second dose to vaccine nave students. Children 8 years old or younger who have not had at least two influenza vaccinations since July 2010 are considered vaccine nave and should have two doses separated by at least 28 days. Phase two vaccination clinics will take place in Knox County elementary schools and some Head Starts, private elementary schools and child care centers. For more information, visit knoxcounty.org/health/flumist/

November 6, 2014

Pellissippi State Community College will host its Instrumental Concert

Pellissippi State Community College will host its Instrumental Concert at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 6, at Clayton Performing Arts Center. For more information, call 865-694-6400 or visit pstcc.edu/arts/

November 7, 2014

“By Golly its Holly!”

Knox County Master Gardener will host “By Golly its Holly!” from 3:15 to 4:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 7, at Humana Guidance Center. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, call 865-329-8892.

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 9, 2014

Harvey Broome Group will take a day hike through Greenbrier Gap

Harvey Broome Group will take a day hike through Greenbrier Gap and Laurel Falls Trails, Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Sunday, Nov. 9. For more information, call Will Skelton, 865-523-2272.

November 10, 2014

Maryville College will host an informational public event

Maryville College will host an informational public event about upcoming opportunities and changes to Affordable Care Act and TennCare beginning at 6 p.m., Monday, Nov. 10, in College’s Lawson Auditorium. For more information, call 865-981-8298.

November 11, 2014

UT Arboretum Society will hold its annual dinner

UT Arboretum Society will hold its annual dinner at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 11, at Elks Club. Cost is $25 per person and is open to the public. For more information, call Lynda Haynes, 865-483-0525.

November 13, 2014

“Macbeth is the new black”

Maryville College Theatre Department will present “Macbeth is the new black,” beginning at 8 p.m., Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 13-15, and 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 16, in Clayton Center for the Arts. Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for seniors. For more information, call 865-981-8590.

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.

November 15, 2014

Harvey Broome Group will backpack Middle Prong Wilderness

Harvey Broome Group will backpack Middle Prong Wilderness, Pisgah National Forest, N.C., Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 15-16. For more information, call Rob Davis, 865-202-6661.

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/

December 8, 2014

East Tennessee Technology Access Center holiday party

East Tennessee Technology Access Center will hold a holiday party from 4 to 6:30 p.m., Monday, Dec. 8 for children who cannot use their hands. For more information, call Junior League of Knoxville, 865-219-0130.