August 31, 2015

“Plant a Tree Program”

Town of Farragut is offering “Plant a Tree Program,” to honor loved ones by purchasing a tree to be planted in one of Farragut’s parks or along a Farragut greenway. A donation fee between $200 and $250 and choose from more than a dozen tree varieties. Deadline to purchase a tree is Monday, Aug. 31. For more information, call Alden, 865-966-7057 or visit townoffarragut.org/register/

September 1, 2015

Maryville College

Maryville College will offer a criminal justice major beginning fall 2015 semester. The major in criminal justice requires a minimum of 48 credit hours, starting with CRJ 101: Introduction to Criminal Justice. Other required courses include CRJ 204: Criminal Law and Procedure, CRJ 226: Investigative Forensics and CRJ 337: Internship, as well as courses in sociology, political science, psychology, philosophy and mathematics.

September 1, 2015

Pellissippi State Community College will hold auditions

Pellissippi State Community College will hold auditions for “She Kills Monsters,” “Which Side Are You On: The Florence Reece Story and “Still Life,” from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 1-2, in Clayton Performing Arts Center. For more information, e-mail Charles R. Miller, cmiller@pstcc.edu.

September 1, 2015

Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group will hold its meeting from 10 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, Sept. 1, at Concord United Methodist room E224. For more information, e-mail cades@concordumc.com.

September 2, 2015

Concord United Methodist Church will host Tennessee Justice Center

Concord United Methodist Church will host Tennessee Justice Center from 7 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 1, to learn about the economic impact of Insure Tennessee. For more information, call Margaret Ecker, 865-846-4703 or e-mail mecker@tnjustice.org.

September 3, 2015

Cancer Support Community will meet

Cancer Support Community will meet from 6 to 7 p.m., on the first Thursday of each month, at Thompson Cancer Survival Center. The presentation is free and open to all women who have been impacted by breast cancer. For more information, call 865-546-4661.

September 4, 2015

Tennessee Soccer VS Navy

Visit Knoxville will present Tennessee Soccer VS Navy at 7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 4, at The University of Tennessee Regal Soccer Stadium. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Erin Donovan, 865-306-4341.

September 4, 2015

2015 Knoxville Powerboat Classic

Visit Knoxville will present 2015 Knoxville Powerboat Classic from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday, Sept. 4-5, at Volunteer Landing. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Erin Donovan, 865-306-4341.

September 5, 2015

2015 National Fallen Firefighter Foundation Knoxville Memorial Stair Climb

Visit Knoxville will present 2015 National Fallen Firefighter Foundation Knoxville Memorial Stair Climb at 9 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 5, at Sunsphere at World’s Fair Park. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Erin Donovan, 865-306-4341.

September 6, 2015

Tennessee Soccer VS Murray State

Visit Knoxville will present Tennessee Soccer VS Murray State at 6:30 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 6, at The University of Tennessee Regal Soccer Stadium. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Erin Donovan, 865-306-4341.

September 6, 2015

Boomsday

Visit Knoxville will present the 28th Edition of Boomsday beginning at 3 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 6, at Volunteer Landing. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit boomsday.org/

September 6, 2015

Mabry-Hazen house

Mabry-Hazen house will host its 8th Annual Boomsday, Bluegrass and Barbeque event at 6 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 6. Cost is $60 per adult and children under 12 are free. For more information, call 865-522-8661 or visit mabryhazen.com/

September 8, 2015

Clayton Center for the Arts’

Clayton Center for the Arts’ 2015-2016 seasons will begin at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 8. For more information, call Cheri Compton, 865-981-8263 or visit, claytonartscenter.com/

September 8, 2015

Harvey Broome Group of Sierra Club will sponsor “Seven Islands State Birding park: From Cows to Cormorants”

Harvey Broome Group of Sierra Club will sponsor “Seven Islands State Birding park: From Cows to Cormorants,” from 8 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 8, at Tennessee Valley Unitarian Universalist Church. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Mac Post, 865-806-0980 or e-mail mpost3116@aol.com.

September 9, 2015

“The 39 Steps”

Clarence Brown Theatre opens the 2015/16 season with Hitchcock farce, “The 39 Steps,” Wednesday, Sept. 9 and runs through Sept. 27. For more information, visit clarencebrowntheatre.com/

September 11, 2015

Cheryl Strayed will speak at the annual Legacy Luncheon

New York Times bestselling author of WILD, Cheryl Strayed will speak at the annual Legacy Luncheon for the Parks Friday, Sept. 11, on Holston River Farm at the head of the Tennessee River. For more information, call Carol Evans, 865-525-2585.

September 11, 2015

New York Times bestselling author of “WILD,” Cheryl Strayed

will speak at the annual Legacy Luncheon for the Parks Friday, Sept. 11, on Holston River Farm at the head of the Tennessee River. For more information, call Carol Evans, 865-525-2585.

September 11, 2015

Legacy Luncheon for the Parks

New York Times bestselling author of “WILD,” Cheryl Strayed will speak at the annual Legacy Luncheon for the Parks Friday, Sept. 11, on Holston River Farm at the head of the Tennessee River. For more information, call Carol Evans, 865-525-2585.

September 11, 2015

Tennessee Valley Fair is seeking qualified volunteers

Tennessee Valley Fair is seeking qualified volunteers to assist with the 96th annual Fair Sept. 11-20. Positions include gate ambassadors and information booth attendants. For more information, call 865-215-1470 or visit tnvalleyfair.org/

September 11, 2015

RiverView Family Farm will host Country Barn Dancing

RiverView Family Farm will host Country Barn Dancing for seniors from 6:30 to 10 p.m., Friday, Sept. 11. Cost is $5 per person at the gate. For more information, call 865-988-8043 or 865-966-1120.

September 12, 2015

The Cavett Station Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

The Cavett Station Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution will hold its meeting at 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 12, at Blount Mansion Visitors Center. For more information, visit tndar.org/~cavettstation/

September 14, 2015

Free Day of Putt-Putt

The 24th Annual Free Day of Putt-Putt will be from noon to 9 p.m., Monday, Sept. 14, at Putt Putt Golf & Games of Farragut. For more information, call 865-218-3375.

September 15, 2015

Office of Open Records Counsel

Office of Open Records Counsel will hold three public hearings in conjunction with the Advisory Committee on Open Government from 4 to 6 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 15, at 12 Oaks Executive Park; from 10 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, Sept. 16, at James K. Polk State Office Building and from 3 to 5 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 17, at Lowell Thomas State Office Building. For more information, call 615-741-2775.

September 19, 2015

Arts In the Park

Morristown Art Association Member artist and local visual artist will showcase, display, sell and demonstrate two-dimensional fine art, artistic photography and sculpture during its Arts In the Park Saturday, Sept. 19. For more information, call Peggy Brewer, 423-312-8325 or e-mail, pbrewer@charter.net.

September 19, 2015

Morristown Art Association member artist and local visual artist will showcase,

display, sell and demonstrate two-dimensional fine art, artistic photography and sculpture during its Arts In the Park Saturday, Sept. 19. For more information, call Peggy Brewer, 423-312-8325 or e-mail, pbrewer@charter.net.

September 19, 2015

Historic Ramsey House will host its 51st annual Country Market

Historic Ramsey House will host its 51st annual Country Market from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 19 and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 20. Cost is $5 per person, children under 12 are free.

September 19, 2015

Samuel Frazier Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution

Samuel Frazier Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution will hold its meeting at 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 19. For more information, call Martha Kroll, 865-603-4655.

September 19, 2015

Pellissippi State Community College will offer Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit class

Pellissippi State Community College will offer Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit class at 8 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 19, at Hardin Valley Campus. Cost is $70 for any two students who register at the same time. For more information, call 865-539-7167 or visit pstcc.edu/bcs/

September 21, 2015

Lenoir City Utilities Board meeting

Lenoir City Utilities Board meeting has been scheduled for 4 p.m., Monday, Sept. 21.

September 25, 2015

Farragut Food Festival

Farragut Business Alliance will present Farragut Food Festival from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 25, at Renaissance. Cost is $25 in advance and $30 at the gate; $10 in advance for children under 10 and $15 at the gate. For more information, call 865-307-2486 or visit facebook.com/tasteoffarragut/

September 26, 2015

12th annual Marine Mud Run

Marine Corps League Detachment No. 924 will host its 12th annual Marine Mud Run beginning at 8 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 26, at Melton Hill Park. Cost is $35 per-person. Fro more information, visit knoxmud.org/

September 26, 2015

“Community Outreach For Financial Education”

Knox County Public Library Farragut Branch will host “Community Outreach For Financial Education,” presented by Darrell Keathley at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 26. For more information, call 865-777-1750 or visit coffeusa.org/

September 26, 2015

Maryville College will host “Meet Maryville”

Maryville College will host “Meet Maryville,” for highs school students, adult learners and community college students, Saturday, Sept. 26, Saturday, Nov. 14 and Saturday, April 2. For more information, call Chloe Kennedy, 865-981-8209.

September 26, 2015

Captain WYC Hannum Chapter No. 1881, United Daughters of the Confederacy

Captain WYC Hannum Chapter No. 1881, United Daughters of the Confederacy will hold its meeting at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 26, at RJ’s Courtyard. For more information, call Debra, 865-856-9300 or Shirley, 865-531-1467.

September 27, 2015

36th annual Greekfest

St. George Greek Orthodox Church will host the 36th annual Greekfest from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Friday and Saturday, Sept. 27-28 and from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 29. Admissions are $2 for adults and children 12 and under are free. $3 weekend passes are available. For more information, call 865-522-5043 or visit greekfesttn.com/

September 29, 2015

Maryville College’s 2015 Appalachian Lecture Series

Maryville College’s 2015 Appalachian Lecture Series will open with a presentation of Dr. Aaron Astor’s “The Civil War Along Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau,” at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 29. The presentation is free and open to the public. For more information, call Chloe Kennedy, 865-981-8209.

October 1, 2015

Cancer Support Community will host Daniel Ibach, MD

Cancer Support Community will host Daniel Ibach, MD of Thompson Oncology Group from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 1, at Thompson Cancer Survival Center. The presentation is free and open to all women who have been impacted by breast cancer. For more information, call 865-546-4661.

October 30, 2015

Freaky Friday Fright Nite

Freaky Friday Fright Nite in Farragut will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, Oct 30, at Mayor Bob Leonard Park. The event is free and open to the public but donations for the Ronald McDonald House will be accepted. For more information, visit townoffarragut.org/

October 31, 2015

Farragut 13.1, 5K, and Kids Mile run

Knoxville Track Club will host The 2nd Annual Farragut 13.1, 5K, and Kids Mile run slated for Oct. 31. For more information, e-mail Kristy Altman, knoxvilletrackclub@gmail.com or visit ktc.org/

November 8, 2015

“Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes”

“Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes,” will be from 1 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 8, at The University of Tennessee Gardens. The fundraiser will benefit American Diabetes Association. For more information, call 800-diabetes or visit diabetes.org/stepoutknoxville/