January

Saturday, Jan 18th Sixth Annual Mission Blitz Concord United Methodist Church will be hosting its Sixth Annual Mission Blitz Saturday, Jan. 18, through Monday, Jan. 20, with 20 opportunities to serve throughout Knox County and surrounding areas. Projects range from packing disaster relief kits and Habitat House trim painting to delivering dinners to senior citizens. Visit the church’s Mission Blitz page at http://www.concordumc.com/missionblitz/) to register for an activity.  For more details, call the church at 865-966-6728 or e-mail Jane Currin at jcurrin@concordumc.com.
Monday, Jan 20th 2020 Farragut Primary Schools Art Show 2020 Farragut Primary Schools Art Show, sponsored by Town of Farragut, will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday, Jan. 20, through Friday, Jan. 24 (regular Town Hall hours, 11408 Municipal Center Drive). Featuring young artists from Concord Christian School and Farragut Primary School, the show also features a reception to honor private school artists from 5 to 6 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 21, and a reception to honor public school artists from 5 to 6 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 22.
Wednesday, Jan 22nd Knoxville Writers’ Group Knoxville Writers’ Group meets from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 22, in Holiday Inn West at Cedar Bluff, 9134 Executive Park Drive. Guest speaker will be author and Holocaust survivor Sonja DuBois. All-inclusive lunch is $14. RSVP by e-mailing kaye.george@gmail.com by noon, Monday, Jan. 20.  Use KWG/RSVP in subject line.
Thursday, Jan 23rd West Under 40 icebreaker social Farragut West Knox Chamber of Commerce young professionals group, F.U.E.L, has rebranded, changing its name to West Under 40. It will meet for an icebreaker social from 4 to 6 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 23, at First Utility District office, 122 Durwood Road, Knoxville.