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The Neighborhood Conference Returns for 2015

After 2 years, The Neighborhood Conference will return to the Knoxville Convention Center on Saturday, March 7 for 2015.

If you are interested in the quality of life in Knoxville and Knox County neighborhoods, this is an event you will not want to miss.

Highlights of the Conference include multiple work shops on strengthening neighborhood organizations, a chat with city/county representatives, bike and pedestrian safety, zoning policy, and more.

About five hundred people participated in the last Conference, so register today to secure a spot!

Contact Name: 
David Massey
Phone Number: 
865-215-3232
Contact Email: 
dmassey@cityofknoxville.org

Home Federal Bank presents "Knoxville Opera Goes to Church... A Celebration of Talent!"

The 6th annual “Knoxville Opera Goes to Church… A Celebration of Talent!” concert on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at 5 p.m. will feature the Knoxville Opera Gospel Choir and local soloists with Knoxville Opera artists in a presentation of gospel, spirituals, opera and Broadway highlights. Admission is free. Location: Greater Warner Tabernacle A.M.E. Zion Church; 3800 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue; Knoxville, TN 37914. For more info: http://www.knoxvilleopera.com/schedule/kochurch/

Contact Name: 
Knoxville Opera
Phone Number: 
865-524-0795

MADD Remembers Those Killed or Injured in a Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MADD holds Candle Light Vigil for those who have died
or been injured in senseless vehicle crashes

Contact Name: 
MADD
Phone Number: 
865-522-5005
Contact Email: 
carole.minear@madd.org

Hearth and Home: Through the Years Exhibit

Beginning Dec. 1, the Farragut Folklife Museum will feature a new special exhibit – “Hearth and Home: Through the Years.” This exhibit will be on display through May 29, 2015.

Contact Name: 
Chelsey Riemann
Phone Number: 
865-966-7057
Contact Email: 
chelsey.riemann@townoffarragut.org

Adopt A Golden Knoxville Adoption Event

When: Saturday, January 24, 2015 11am-1pm
Where: Agri Feed Pet Supply on Middlebrook Pike
Details: Our adoption events are an excellent opportunity to meet our available dogs and ask questions directly to their foster guardians.

Contact Name: 
Jessica Popek
Phone Number: 
865-386-8628
Contact Email: 
info@adoptagoldenknoxville.org

Fall Festival First Friday Open House

The Tennessee Theatre invites guests to a free Fall Festival Open House during First Friday from 6-8 p.m. on Nov. 7 offering music, snacks, history tours and fall fun!

The fall festival will include a caricature artist who will draw free portraits of attendees and the iconic theater marquee; apple cider and fall treats; music on the Mighty Wurlitzer organ; and free backstage tours of the Tennessee Theater led by theater historians. The tours will leave the lobby at 6:30, 7 and 7:30 p.m., with groups limited to 50 people per tour, so guests are encouraged to arrive early.

Contact Name: 
Tennessee Theatre
Phone Number: 
865-684-1200
Contact Email: 
info@tennesseetheatre.com

Lisa Soland featured at Nov. KWG program

Renowned playwright and children's book author Lisa Soland will speak about overcoming insecurities and playing to your strengths in your writing at the next Knoxville Writers' Guild program.

The event, which will be open to the public, will begin at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 6 at the Laurel Theater, at the corner of Laurel Avenue and 16th Streets (in Fort Sanders). A $2 donation is requested at the door. The building is handicapped accessible.

Contact Name: 
Adria Amos
Phone Number: 
865-214-7650
Contact Email: 
AdriaAmosKWG@gmail.com

Glenn Meade to Speak at Writers Program

Best-selling Irish novelist Glenn Meade will speak about his latest book, "The Last Witness," at the Knoxville Writers' Guild's Thursday, Oct. 2 program.

The event, which will be open to the public, will begin at 7 p.m. at the Laurel Theater, at the corner of Laurel Avenue and 16th Streets (in Fort Sanders). A $2 donation is requested at the door. The building is handicapped accessible.

Contact Name: 
Adria Amos
Phone Number: 
865-809-8723
Contact Email: 
AdriaAmosKWG@gmail.com

Clayton Center 2014-2015 Season

12 Fun and Diverse Shows Make up our 2014-2015 Season.

Check out each event page for details on each performance.

Season Tickets on Sale Monday, June 16 @ 10AM. Join us for all 12 performances, or choose a special 6.

Full Season prices begin at $201 for 12 shows and 6 Show Season begins at $105
Season Tickets available only through the Clayton Center Box Office at 865-981-8590.

Michael Lynche: September 12, 2014
Lynche was a top 4 finalist in American Idol.

Senegal St. Joseph Gospel Choir: September 17, 2014

Contact Name: 
Cheri Compton
Phone Number: 
(865)981-8590

Summer Long Vacation Bible School

Are You Ready To Have Fun With the SON?

Ridgedale Baptist Church is hosting a new style of VBS for children called Fun With the SON! This is not your typical VBS. Children will experience a variety of classes ranging from cooking, science, target shooting, arts and crafts, basketball, and missions. What a great way to enjoy the summer and have Fun With the SON!

The Summer Long VBS (Fun With the SON) meets on Wednesday nights June 11, 18, 25 & July 9, 16, 23. Call (865) 588-6855 or visit www.ridgedale.org for complete details.

WHO: Children Age 3 – Grade 5

Contact Name: 
Kelley Jones
Phone Number: 
8655886855