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Cookeville’s News Talk 100.9/AM 1600 keeps you updated on community events and activities all across the Upper Cumberland. Check back often to plan your week, find fun things to do with the kids, or family outings.

Covering Your Community is presented by Swallows Insurance. The Swallows Agencies is a Tennessee Multi-Lines Independent Insurance Agency dedicated to serving families, individuals, and businesses throughout our region.

 

Jul
30
Wed
Borrowing Books from Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library
Jul 30 all-day

Hey Kids! You’re invited to come borrow books for free from the Art Circle Public Library in Crossville. There are books for all ages, dvd’s and audio books, computers, story time programs, crafts, puppet shows, and movies. You can even get your own free library card by contacting the Art Circle Public Library.

Cookeville Children’s Theatre Seeking Donations
Jul 30 all-day

The Cookeville Children’s Theatre is seeking donations. The Cumberland County Playhouse is joining with the Cookeville Children’s Theatre to raise funds so that the CCT can put on several performances in 2014. If you’d like to become a sponsor or more information, please contact Jim Crabtree.

Jul
31
Thu
Dale Hollow Lake Marina Association ‘Poker Runs’
Jul 31 all-day

Get ready to enjoy the most flexible Poker Run yet! Dale Hollow Lake Marina Association hosting two Poker Runs from August 15 through the 24. You can complete in 1 day, over a weekend or over the 10 days of each Poker Run. You may even complete the run by boat, motorcycle or vehicle. Register at an participating marina (listed below),and you may choose east or west Marinas or both. The entry fee is $20 for each division per person. All proceeds will benefit the “Friends of Dale Hollow Lake.”
Prize money is based upon the number of entries. 50% of all entries will be donated to “Friends of Dale Hollow Lake.” Participating marinas are as follows:
East
Eagle Cove Resort, East Port Marina, Star Point Resort, Sunset Marina, Willow Grove Marina, Wisdom Dock, and Wolfe River Dock.

West
Dale Hollow Marina, Dale Hollow State Park Marina, Hendricks Creek Resort, Holly Creek Resort, Mitchell Creek Resort, Sulphur Creek Resort, and Willow Grove Marina.

For more information, please visit link or call Christy Maxwell at (931) 823-2781.

Smoke on the Mountain at Cumberland County Playhouse
Jul 31 all-day

Smoke on the Mountain is a crowd-pleasing, grassroots musical that tells the story of the Sanders Family Singers with a healthy dose of humor, bluegrass, and gospel music. This play is at the Cumberland County Playhouse through August 8. Call (931) 484-5000 for your tickets or visit their website link .

Cookeville Senior Citizens Center Hosts “Take Charge of Your Diabetes”
Jul 31 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Sign up now for an evidence-based class “Take Charge of Your Diabetes” at the Cookeville Senior Citizens Center. This class will be held on Thursdays from 8 to 10 am and is provided by the UT Extension Office. On the 7th week of class, there will be one day class “Cooking for Diabetes” where participants will have the opportunity to eat the different foods prepared. These classes are free of charge. For more information, please call (931) 526-9318.

2014 Putnam County Fair
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 Putnam County Fair will be Thursday, July 31 through Saturday, August 9. Events throughout the week include animal and poultry shows, lawn mower races, extreme motorcycles, a gospel singing concert, and a corn hole tournament. Admission is $5 a night. For more information, please visit link .

2014 Smith County Fair
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 Smith County Fair will be held Monday, July 28 through Saturday, August 2. Gate admission Monday through Thursday $4, Friday and Saturday $5, Children age 5 and under get in free. Season pass $27 for 7 day admission. Midway ride armbands Monday and Tuesday $18, Wednesday $14 and Thursday – Saturday $18. Monday there is a $500 cash giveaway at 9:15 pm. Wednesday night Student Night, first 50 adults admitted free until 5:50 pm. 2 students admitted free per paying adult. A shuttle service is available. For more information, please visit link .

DeKalb County Fair 2014
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 DeKalb County Fair will be Monday, July 21 through Saturday, July 26. Admission is $4 each night. Four years old and under Free.
Ride Arm Band Prices:
Monday $15, Tuesday $16, Wednesday $14, Thursday $18, Friday $18, Saturday $18.
Monday – Friday:
Fair Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Midway opens at 4:30 p.m., Exhibit Building open 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday:
Fair Gates open at 4:00 p.m., Midway opens at 4:00 p.m., Exhibit Building open 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
For more information, please visit link .

Cumberland County Community Complex Hosts American Red Cross Blood Drive
Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

You’re asked to give at the American Red Cross Blood Drive on Thursday, July 31 from 12 to 6 pm at the Cumberland County Community Complex. As of July, the American Red Cross is issuing an urgent need appeal for all types of blood, and a huge need for O negative, B negative, and A negative. For more information, or to set up a different time to give blood, please call 1-800-Red-Cross.

Cumberland County High School’s Blue Bash
Jul 31 @ 1:30 pm – Jul 31 @ 7:00 pm

All students entering 9th grade at Cumberland County High School are encouraged to attend Blue Bash on Thursday, July 31. Student registration is from 1:30 to 2 pm in the gym lobby. Parents may register between 4:30 and 5 pm to join their children. The annual picnic will begin shortly thereafter.

Students will receive their schedules and have a chance to find their classrooms. Door prizes will be awarded between 6:30 and 7 pm. Students must be in dress code. For more information, please contact CCHS at (931) 484-6194.

Baxter Elementary School in Cookeville Hosts Under the Big Top Back-to-School and Open House Bash
Jul 31 @ 5:00 pm – Jul 31 @ 7:00 pm

Baxter Elementary School parents and students are invited to the “Under the Big Top” back-to-school/open house bash from 5 to 7 pm on Thursday, July 31. The events will begin in the gym, where administration will meet with the parents and go over general rules and expectations, school data, school messenger, health screenings, traffic/pick-up, Powerschool, lunchroom, attendance, and more. Parents will then be dismissed by grade levels to meet with classroom teachers.

Students will be given tickets to receive treats such as cotton candy, snow cones, or popcorn. Volunteers from the PTO, school adopters and Upperman High School’s “I Am” club will be leading the games and activities. A bounce house and dunking booth will also be present. For more information, please call (931) 858-3110.

Crossville’s Fairfield Glade Hosts 2nd Annual Graduation Ceremony
Jul 31 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

You’re invited to the 2nd Annual Graduation Ceremony for Leadership Cumberland Class of 2014 on Thursday, July 31 at 5 pm at the Fairfield Glade Conference Center in Crossville. Appetizers and drinks will be served. A cash bar will also be available.

Admission is free for Chamber members and their guests. Please confirm your attendance by calling (931) 484-8444, emailing ashley.derossett@crossville-chamber.com, or visiting link .

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Boot Camp
Jul 31 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Summer Boot Camp is your chance to take your fitness to the next level on Mondays and Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:30 pm and Saturdays from 9 am to 10 am. This three month series is taught by instructors Tiffany Lollar and Darla Richardson and is done by drop-in only, no pre-registration required. Classes will meet at the Cane Creek Recreation Center and will take place at Cane Creek Park.

A punch pass will be issued and incentives will be offered for excellent attendance. Participants will receive prizes for attending 25 or more of the 37 classes from June 2 to August 30. Participants will also receive one free class each time they pay and attend 10 classes. Classes are $6 each and will not beld on July 3 or July 5. For more information, please call (931) 526-7393.

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Recreation Center Hosts Beginning Photography
Jul 31 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the Beginning Photography class Thursday, July 10 through Thursday, August 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm with local photographer Ron Baker. Baker will offer his knowledge and expertise to students in a six-week beginner’s photography course covering camera operation, principles of image capture, composition and subject matter.

Students will also explore areas of artistic expression. All types of digital cameras are welcome including smart phones, electronic tablets, point and shoot cameras and iPods. Registration is $65 and the deadline is July 3.

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library Teens End of Summer Party
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 31 @ 8:00 pm

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library will host “Me You Wish You Were,” an end of summer party on Thursday, July 17 from 6 to 8 pm at the library. ACPL Teens can be found on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Tumblr.

Monterey Lions Club Monthly Meetings
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Monterey Lions Club will meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month at 6 pm at the Bill Hall Lions Club Building, located next to the railroad tracks in Monterey. These meeting times exclude holidays. For more information, please call (931) 537-9487.

Cookeville Senior Citizens Center Hosts Split Decision Band
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

If you’re 40 or older, you’re invited to enjoy the music from the Split Decision Band every Thursday at 6:30 pm at the Cookeville Senior Citizens Center. The cost is $5 and for more information, please call (931) 526-9318.

Cumberland County Playhouse Presents Gypsy
Jul 31 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Gypsy is now playing at the Cumberland County Playhouse. This story of the ultimate stage mother has reigned as one of the greatest American musicals for more than fifty years. Join Mana Rose and her daughters June and Louise as they journey across the country during the 20s… a time when Vaudevill was dying and burlesque was born. For more information or to reserve your tickets, please call (931) 484-5000 or visit link .

Aug
1
Fri
Monterey Farmer’s Market
Aug 1 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

You’re invited to the Monterey Farmer’s Market everyday except for Sunday in Monterey. Bring any produce and set up for free beginning at 7 am daily. This year there is also an opportunity for up to 8 yard salers to set up at a cost of $5 per person on Saturday only. Local artisans may bring their wares, anything from yard ornaments to painted gourds to aprons. For more information, please call Julie Bohannon at (931) 839-2111.

Crossville’s Plateau Creative Arts Center Hosts the Art of Stained Glass
Aug 1 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Crossville’s Plateau Creative Arts Center presents The Art of Stained Glass on Fridays from 9:30 to 11:30 am. This is a beginner Stained Glass Class taught by instructor Sara Senft. The cost is $51 for members of the Art Guild and $66 for non-members. The supplies needed for this workshop will be provided by the instructor. Bring 2-3 days of old newspapers to class. For more information, please call (931) 707-7249.

2014 Putnam County Fair
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 Putnam County Fair will be Thursday, July 31 through Saturday, August 9. Events throughout the week include animal and poultry shows, lawn mower races, extreme motorcycles, a gospel singing concert, and a corn hole tournament. Admission is $5 a night. For more information, please visit link .

2014 Smith County Fair
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 Smith County Fair will be held Monday, July 28 through Saturday, August 2. Gate admission Monday through Thursday $4, Friday and Saturday $5, Children age 5 and under get in free. Season pass $27 for 7 day admission. Midway ride armbands Monday and Tuesday $18, Wednesday $14 and Thursday – Saturday $18. Monday there is a $500 cash giveaway at 9:15 pm. Wednesday night Student Night, first 50 adults admitted free until 5:50 pm. 2 students admitted free per paying adult. A shuttle service is available. For more information, please visit link .

DeKalb County Fair 2014
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 DeKalb County Fair will be Monday, July 21 through Saturday, July 26. Admission is $4 each night. Four years old and under Free.
Ride Arm Band Prices:
Monday $15, Tuesday $16, Wednesday $14, Thursday $18, Friday $18, Saturday $18.
Monday – Friday:
Fair Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Midway opens at 4:30 p.m., Exhibit Building open 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday:
Fair Gates open at 4:00 p.m., Midway opens at 4:00 p.m., Exhibit Building open 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
For more information, please visit link .

Algood Hosts Blood Assurance Blood Drive
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

You’re asked to participate in a Blood Assurance Blood Drive on Friday, August 1 at the Walmart in Algood. The blood drive is from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm. All blood types are needed. For more information, please visit link or call (931) 526-3462.

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library Presents Celt for a Day
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Become Celt for a Day on Friday, August 1 at 12 noon in the Cumberland Meeting Room of the Art Circle Public Library in Crossville. Enjoy performances of Irish Step Dance, Irish & Scottish Songs, Gaelic Singing, and Bagpipe Playing. There will be traditional clothing, tartan weaving, learn the histories of the tartans and plaids, and find out how to look up your family clan. For more information, please call (931) 484-6790 or visit link .

Crossville’s Fair Park Senior Center hosts Senior Self Defense Class
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Seniors, come learn from Instructor Larry Potter at the Senior Self Defense Class on Fridays from 1 to 2 pm at the Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville. This class will use roll play techniques that officers use to teach seniors how to protect themselves. Contact Fair Park for more information or to sign up.

Crossville’s Rural Health Clinic of the Cumberlands Seeking Help
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Rural Health Clinic of the Cumberlands is looking for volunteers, doctors, PA’s, nurse practitioners, nurses and nursing techs to help in the clinic, which cares for uninsured and under-insured residents of Cumberland, White and Putnam Counties. For more information, please call (931) 261-8861 or (931) 287-0237.

Gainesboro’s Friends of Animals Offering Large Dog Sterilization
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Friends of Animals (FOA) of Gainesboro has special funding to spay/neuter large dogs, but it won’t last forever. FOA also has funding to help fix small dogs and cats too. For more information, please contact FOA at (931) 268-1866.

Cookeville’s TTU Stem Center Virtual Theater @ Oakley STEM Center
Aug 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Check out the Virtual Theater at the TTU STEM Center in Cookeville every Friday at 4 pm and 4:30 pm, and tour the universe. It’s a free adventure for you and your kids! For more information, please visit link .

Putnam County Library Hosts Twice Told Tales Book Sale
Aug 1 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Putnam County Library invites you to the Twice Told Tales used book sale on Friday and Saturday, August 1-2. On Friday, the sale will be from 4 to 6 pm and on Saturday from 10 am to 1 pm.

This sale is for members of the Putnam County Library Friends only. Memberships are available at the door. Hard cover books are $2 and paperback books are 50 cents. For more information, please call (931) 526-2416.

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Recreation Center Hosts Beginning Photography
Aug 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the Beginning Photography class Thursday, July 10 through Thursday, August 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm with local photographer Ron Baker. Baker will offer his knowledge and expertise to students in a six-week beginner’s photography course covering camera operation, principles of image capture, composition and subject matter.

Students will also explore areas of artistic expression. All types of digital cameras are welcome including smart phones, electronic tablets, point and shoot cameras and iPods. Registration is $65 and the deadline is July 3.

Cumberland County Playhouse Presents Shrek
Aug 1 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

The Cumberland County Playhouse presents “Shrek” through August 31. The cost is $27 for adults, $26 for seniors, $25 for groups (15 or more adults/seniors) and $14 for kids/students. For more information, please call (931) 484-5000.

Music by Jeanine Tesori, Book and Lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire, Based on the DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and the book by William Steig. In a faraway kingdom turned upside down, things get ugly when an unseemly ogre-not a handsome prince-shows up to rescue a feisty princess. Mainstage. Rated G.

Aug
2
Sat
Crossville’s Pleasant Hill Community House Hosts Benefit and Auction for Leigh Ann Henry
Aug 2 @ 6:00 am – 6:00 pm

You’re invited to a Benefit and Auction for Leigh Ann Henry on Saturday, August 2 at the Pleasant Hill Community House in Crossville. Leigh Ann is the mother of two young boys and suffers from terminal cancer. Funds will go to help the family’s expenses.

The yard sale will begin at 6 am and the live auction will begin at 4 pm. There will also be a silent auction, car wash, bake sale, cake walk, cornhole tournament, karaoke, face painting, popcorn, cotton candy, and a plate lunch will also be available. For more information, please contact Kelsey Brock at (931) 316-5211.

Monterey Farmer’s Market @ Monterey Farmer's Market
Aug 2 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm

You’re invited to the Monterey Farmer’s Market everyday except for Sunday in Monterey. You’re invited to bring any produce and set up for free beginning at 7 am daily. This year there is also an opportunity for up to 8 yard salers to set up at a cost of $5 per person on Saturday only. Local artisans may bring their wares, anything from yard ornaments to painted gourds to aprons. For more information, please call Julie Bohannon at (931) 839-2111.

Cookeville Golf Club Hosts 3rd Annual Upper Cumberland Education Foundation Golf Classic @ Cookeville Golf Club
Aug 2 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm

You’re invited to the 3rd Annual Upper Cumberland Education Foundation Golf Classic on Saturday and Sunday, August 2 and 3. This is a 4 person scramble of two whole days of golf. Shotgun starts will be at 7:30 am and 1 pm both days. Your practice round and green fee is waived.

The cost is $500 per team. To register your team, please call Matt Manzaro at (931) 526-5526. Numerous sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Steve Copeland at (931) 372-1222 for sponsorship information.

Cookeville Golf Club Hosts 3rd Annual Upper Cumberland Education Foundation Golf Classic
Aug 2 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm

You’re invited to the 3rd Annual Upper Cumberland Education Foundation Golf Classic on Saturday and Sunday, August 2 and 3. This is a 4 person scramble of two whole days of golf. Shotgun starts will be at 7:30 am and 1 pm both days. Your practice round and green fee is waived.

The cost is $500 per team. To register your team, please call Matt Manzaro at (931) 526-5526. Numerous sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Steve Copeland at (931) 372-1222 for sponsorship information.

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Recreation Center Hosts Nature Photography Class
Aug 2 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Recreation Center invites you to Nature Photography Classes each Saturday from July 12 to August 16. This 6 week course will be from 8 to 11 am. This is an introduction to field techniques in nature photography. Topics will include natural light, composition and close-up “macro” photography.

Weather permitting, each meeting consists of a field session and a classroom session. Critiquing of images for class will be an essential part. A digital SLR camera is required. Class is $65 per participant. For more information, please call (931) 526-7393.

Lake Tansi of Crossville Hosts Outside Trash & Treasure
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come out and look around at the Lake Tansi Recreation Department’s Outside Trash & Treasure on Saturday, August 2 from 9 am to 2 pm at the Thunderbird Recreation Hall in Crossville.

This sale is to benefit the Recreation Department. For more information, please call (931) 788-6282.

2014 Putnam County Fair
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 Putnam County Fair will be Thursday, July 31 through Saturday, August 9. Events throughout the week include animal and poultry shows, lawn mower races, extreme motorcycles, a gospel singing concert, and a corn hole tournament. Admission is $5 a night. For more information, please visit link .

2014 Smith County Fair
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 Smith County Fair will be held Monday, July 28 through Saturday, August 2. Gate admission Monday through Thursday $4, Friday and Saturday $5, Children age 5 and under get in free. Season pass $27 for 7 day admission. Midway ride armbands Monday and Tuesday $18, Wednesday $14 and Thursday – Saturday $18. Monday there is a $500 cash giveaway at 9:15 pm. Wednesday night Student Night, first 50 adults admitted free until 5:50 pm. 2 students admitted free per paying adult. A shuttle service is available. For more information, please visit link .

Crossville’s Guitar Lessons at the Art Circle Public Library
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Here’s your chance to learn to play the guitar. Every Saturday beginning at 10 am, Guitarist and Entertainer Tom Fincher teaches Beginners at 10 am and Intermediates at 11 am. Remember to bring your own guitar to the Art Circle Public Library of Crossville.
Beginners, TJ will help you to play 2-3 songs with just 1-2 lessons by using a new method. Intermediates, learn different chords, old rock, or boogie beat, blues and Johnny Cash’s Luther Perkin’s beat.

DeKalb County Fair 2014
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 DeKalb County Fair will be Monday, July 21 through Saturday, July 26. Admission is $4 each night. Four years old and under Free.
Ride Arm Band Prices:
Monday $15, Tuesday $16, Wednesday $14, Thursday $18, Friday $18, Saturday $18.
Monday – Friday:
Fair Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Midway opens at 4:30 p.m., Exhibit Building open 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday:
Fair Gates open at 4:00 p.m., Midway opens at 4:00 p.m., Exhibit Building open 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
For more information, please visit link .

Granville Volunteer Fire Department Fundraiser
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

You’re invited to Granville Volunteer Fire Department’s Fundraiser on Saturday, August 2 beginning at 10 am. There will be a silent auction, cake walk, cornhole, food, drinks, and other activities. Auction items will be awarded at 3 pm. For more information, please contact Brent Dudley at (931) 704-9755 or visit link .

Monterey Branch Library Hosts Book Sale
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Friends of the Monterey Branch Library invite you to the Book Sale on Saturday, August 2 from 10 am to 1 pm. Hardcover books are $1 and paperback books are 50 cents. Used book donations will be accepted during normal library hours. For more information, please call (931) 839-2103.

Overton County Heritage Museum Hosts Native American Arrowhead and Artifacts Show
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

You’re invited to a Native American Arrowhead and Artifacts Show on Saturday, August 2 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Overton County Heritage Museum. The public is asked to participate and encouraged to bring arrowheads or artifacts for show and discussion. For more information, please contact the Overton County Heritage Museum at (931) 403-0909.

Smithville’s Appalachian Center for Craft’s Found Object Rings Workshop
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Assemble one-of-a-kind rings with everyday, found objects at the Appalachian Center in Smithville for Craft’s Found Object Rings Workshop. The workshop will be on Saturday, August 2 from 10 am to 2 pm.

Inspired by the rings from the various metal smiths in the group exhibition “I Do… Do I?” Call ahead at (931) 372-3051 to preregister, or take your chances and just stop by. This workshop is for ages 5 and up and the cost is $5 per person.

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Recreation Center Hosts Portrait Techniques Class
Aug 2 @ 10:15 am – 12:15 pm

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Recreation Center invites you to a Portrait Techniques class on Saturday from 10:15 am to 12:15 pm. This is a 6 week class from July 12 to August 16. The class is an in-depth study of photographic portraiture that will take in various styles of portraiture ranging from lifestyle and family to business and children.

Outdoor, indoor and both available light/studio techniques will be explored. Assignments will challenge both the aesthetic and technical aspects of material covered. Students will be required to participate in class demos. A digital SLR camera is required. Class is $65 per participant. For more information, please call (931) 526-7393.

Cookeville Community Center Hosts McCord Reunion
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The McCord Reunion will be held on Saturday, August 2 from 11 am to 2 pm at the Cookeville Community Center. Lunch will be at 12 noon. All former employees are welcome. Please bring a covered dish.

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Recreation Center Hosts Intermediate Photography
Aug 2 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Recreation Center invites you to Intermediate Photography classes on Saturday from July 12 to August 16. This 6 week course will be held from 12:30 to 2:30 pm. This course is for individuals who have a basic understanding of photography and want to advance to more in-depth understanding of digital SLR Camera operation.

Topics will include camera controls, manual exposure, white balance, lenses and composition. You will learn to take control of your camera and exploit your equipment. You’ll develop your skills and enhance your photographs through image manipulation. A digital SLR camera is required. The class is $65 per participant. For more information, please call (931) 526-7393.

Pickin’ and a’ Grinnin’ and a’ Strummin’ Summer Saturdays at the Cookeville Depot
Aug 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Grab your guitar, fiddle, banjo, accordion or whatever else you have and join “Pickin and a Grinnin and a Strummin” the first Saturday of the month at the Cookeville Depot Museum from 1 to 4 pm. There will be refreshments. For more information, please call (931) 528-8570.

Crossville’s 4th Annual Benefit Car Show
Aug 2 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Bring your car, truck or bike to the 4th Annual Benefit Car Show for the Plateau Pregnancy Services on Saturday, August 2 from 1 to 5 pm. Trophies will be awarded for Best of Show, Hot Wheel Derby and Model Car Contest for kids. Enjoy the food, live music, bounce house, face painting, and dunk tank. The Grand Prize is a big screen TV, donated by Crossville Heating & Cooling. For more information, please visit link .

Cookeville Advance Auto Parts Hosts Cookeville Cruisers Cruise-In
Aug 2 @ 4:00 pm – Aug 2 @ 8:00 pm

Bring your class cars and bikes out to the Cookeville Cruisers Cruise-In on Saturday, August 2 from 4 to 8 pm at Advance Auto Parts in Cookeville. Admission is free. The rain date is September 6. For more information, please contact Jim Raines at (931) 260-8020.

Country Cruisers at the Dale Hollow Shell in Byrdstown
Aug 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Byrdstown Country Cruisers invite you to come show your vehicle or just view others on display every first Saturday of the month at 4 pm at the Dale Hollow Shell in Byrdstown. There is live music and for more information, please contact Johnny Sells at (931) 864-3761.

Putnam County Library Hosts Twice Told Tales Book Sale
Aug 2 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Putnam County Library invites you to the Twice Told Tales used book sale on Friday and Saturday, August 1-2. On Friday, the sale will be from 4 to 6 pm and on Saturday from 10 am to 1 pm.

This sale is for members of the Putnam County Library Friends only. Memberships are available at the door. Hard cover books are $2 and paperback books are 50 cents. For more information, please call (931) 526-2416.

Hampton’s Crossroads Baptist Church of Cookeville Hosts Farris Cousins Reunion
Aug 2 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

The Farris Cousins Reunion will be held on Saturday, August 2 at Hampton’s Crossroads Baptist Church in Cookeville at 4:30 pm. The covered dish dinner will follow at 5:30 pm. Please bring enough food for your entire family plus one.

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Boot Camp
Aug 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Summer Boot Camp is your chance to take your fitness to the next level on Mondays and Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:30 pm and Saturdays from 9 am to 10 am. This three month series is taught by instructors Tiffany Lollar and Darla Richardson and is done by drop-in only, no pre-registration required. Classes will meet at the Cane Creek Recreation Center and will take place at Cane Creek Park.

A punch pass will be issued and incentives will be offered for excellent attendance. Participants will receive prizes for attending 25 or more of the 37 classes from June 2 to August 30. Participants will also receive one free class each time they pay and attend 10 classes. Classes are $6 each and will not beld on July 3 or July 5. For more information, please call (931) 526-7393.

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Recreation Center Hosts Beginning Photography
Aug 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the Beginning Photography class Thursday, July 10 through Thursday, August 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm with local photographer Ron Baker. Baker will offer his knowledge and expertise to students in a six-week beginner’s photography course covering camera operation, principles of image capture, composition and subject matter.

Students will also explore areas of artistic expression. All types of digital cameras are welcome including smart phones, electronic tablets, point and shoot cameras and iPods. Registration is $65 and the deadline is July 3.

Crossville’s Saturday Night Dances at the Fair Park Senior Center
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Every Saturday night Tom Fincher and the Southern Pride Band are playing live for everyone who enjoys a good dance at the Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville from 6 to 8 pm. The cost is $5 per person. For more information, please contact Tom Fincher at (931) 484-6790.

Cookeville’s Don’t Fence Me In Barn Dance
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The Friends of Cookeville/Putnam County Animals invite you to the “Don’t Fence Me In” Barn Dance on Saturday, August 2 from 7 to 11 pm at the Salt Box Inn Stables in Cookeville. The cost is $50 per person, and that covers a barbeque dinner from Rib City and dancing to country music.

All proceeds go to help with fencing at the new animal shelter and dog parks. For reservations or for more information, call (931) 858-2228 or visit link .

Cookeville’s Genesis House Presents Night of the Phoenix
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

You’re invited to The Night of the Phoenix with Genesis House to celebrate the survivors of domestic and sexual violence in our community. The fun kicks off at 7 pm on Saturday, August 2 at the Westside Station in Cookeville. There will be food, drinks, and dancing, as well as a silent auction of artwork that has been donated by local artists.

Moondance is providing the music and Stonehaus Winery and Mid South Distributing, Inc are donating adult beverages. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served. Tickets are $40 each. For more information or to purchase your ticket, please contact Natalie Ivey at (931) 525-1637, by email at natalie@genesishouseinc.com or by visiting link .

Aug
3
Sun
Borrowing Books from Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library
Aug 3 all-day

Hey Kids! You’re invited to come borrow books for free from the Art Circle Public Library in Crossville. There are books for all ages, dvd’s and audio books, computers, story time programs, crafts, puppet shows, and movies. You can even get your own free library card by contacting the Art Circle Public Library.

Cookeville Golf Club Hosts 3rd Annual Upper Cumberland Education Foundation Golf Classic @ Cookeville Golf Club
Aug 3 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm

You’re invited to the 3rd Annual Upper Cumberland Education Foundation Golf Classic on Saturday and Sunday, August 2 and 3. This is a 4 person scramble of two whole days of golf. Shotgun starts will be at 7:30 am and 1 pm both days. Your practice round and green fee is waived.

The cost is $500 per team. To register your team, please call Matt Manzaro at (931) 526-5526. Numerous sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Steve Copeland at (931) 372-1222 for sponsorship information.

Bethlehem Church of Christ in Baxter Hosts Gospel Meeting
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

You’re invited to Bethlehem Church of Christ’s Gospel Meeting Sunday through Thursday, August 3 – 7 in Baxter. On Sunday, services will be at 9 am, 10 am and 5 pm. Monday through Thursday services are at 7 pm nightly. James Rogers is the speaker. For more information, please call (931) 858-6688.

2014 Putnam County Fair
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 Putnam County Fair will be Thursday, July 31 through Saturday, August 9. Events throughout the week include animal and poultry shows, lawn mower races, extreme motorcycles, a gospel singing concert, and a corn hole tournament. Admission is $5 a night. For more information, please visit link .

DeKalb County Fair 2014
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 DeKalb County Fair will be Monday, July 21 through Saturday, July 26. Admission is $4 each night. Four years old and under Free.
Ride Arm Band Prices:
Monday $15, Tuesday $16, Wednesday $14, Thursday $18, Friday $18, Saturday $18.
Monday – Friday:
Fair Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Midway opens at 4:30 p.m., Exhibit Building open 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday:
Fair Gates open at 4:00 p.m., Midway opens at 4:00 p.m., Exhibit Building open 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
For more information, please visit link .

Cookeville Firepup Program
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Cookeville Fire Department will be teaching kids Pre-K through 5th grade in the Firepup Program “Be fire safety smart. Stop fires before they start.” The department provides fire safety education materials for these classes, which have been designed exclusively by the National Fire Safety Council. We ask that you consider providing fire safety materials and services to children at a cost of $1.75 per child. If you would like to help, please contact April Howard at the Cookeville Fire Department at (931) 520-5255 or email ahoward@cookeville-tn.org.

Cookeville’s Southern Hills Golf Club Hosts Benefit Golf Tournament
Aug 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come enjoy a Benefit Golf Tournament at Southern Hills Golf Club in Cookeville on Sunday, August 3 at 3 pm. The cost is $30 per person with a $5 Mulligan available. There will be 1st and 2nd place prizes in this 4-man scramble. To sign up, please call (931) 432-5149.

The tournament is for Upperman High School Alumni and LaGrange College Alumni Dustin Baxter. Dustin has the opportunity to go on a European Tour playing basketball. He will be playing 21 games in 25 days with an opportunity to receive a contract to play professionally overseas. Donations can be made at link . For more information, please visit link or call (931) 265-2038.

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Recreation Center Hosts Beginning Photography
Aug 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the Beginning Photography class Thursday, July 10 through Thursday, August 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm with local photographer Ron Baker. Baker will offer his knowledge and expertise to students in a six-week beginner’s photography course covering camera operation, principles of image capture, composition and subject matter.

Students will also explore areas of artistic expression. All types of digital cameras are welcome including smart phones, electronic tablets, point and shoot cameras and iPods. Registration is $65 and the deadline is July 3.

Bethlehem Church of Christ Hosts Gospel Meeting in Baxter
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

You’re invited to a Gospel Meeting at Bethlehem Church of Christ in Baxter on Sunday through Thursday, August 3-7. There will be services at 9 am, 10 am, and 5 pm and at 7 pm nightly Monday through Thursday.

The speaker is James Rogers. For more information, please call 858-6688.

Aug
4
Mon
FCE Clubs in Putnam County
Aug 4 all-day

FCE stands for Family Community Education. There are 7 FCE Clubs in Putnam County and their goal is to provide a continuing education program for adults in areas such as nutrition, food safety, health, family living, financial management, leadership development and community service.

The 7 Club Meetings are as follows:
Friendship: 2nd Monday – 1 pm
Twin Oak: 2nd Tuesday – 10 am
Jere Whitson: 2nd Wednesday – 9:30 am
Northeast: 2nd Thursday – 9:30 am
Southern Hospitality: 3rd Monday – 12:30 pm
Young Homemakers: 3rd Tuesday – 6 pm
Monterey: 4th Monday – 6:30 pm

Activities include monthly meetings, quarterly county council meetings, cultural arts/fashion revue competition, awards day/picnic, camp, special interest meetings, district and state meetings, reading program, volunteer program (CVU), Habitat for Humanity lunches/Cooking on the Square, animal shelter, pregnancy center, kindergarten school supplies, helping hands, and various club supported activities and service projects.

Monterey Farmer’s Market @ Monterey Farmer's Market
Aug 4 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm

You’re invited to the Monterey Farmer’s Market everyday except for Sunday in Monterey. You’re invited to bring any produce and set up for free beginning at 7 am daily. This year there is also an opportunity for up to 8 yard salers to set up at a cost of $5 per person on Saturday only. Local artisans may bring their wares, anything from yard ornaments to painted gourds to aprons. For more information, please call Julie Bohannon at (931) 839-2111.

Monterey Farmer’s Market
Aug 4 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

You’re invited to the Monterey Farmer’s Market everyday except for Sunday in Monterey. Bring any produce and set up for free beginning at 7 am daily. This year there is also an opportunity for up to 8 yard salers to set up at a cost of $5 per person on Saturday only. Local artisans may bring their wares, anything from yard ornaments to painted gourds to aprons. For more information, please call Julie Bohannon at (931) 839-2111.

Cookeville Senior Citizens Center Hosts Yoga for Seniors
Aug 4 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am

Seniors, sign up now for Yoga for Seniors at the Cookeville Senior Citizens Center. The class will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:30 to 9:15 am. The cost is $2 per class. There are no floor exercises involved. For more information, please call (931) 526-9318.

Bethlehem Church of Christ in Baxter Hosts Gospel Meeting
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

You’re invited to Bethlehem Church of Christ’s Gospel Meeting Sunday through Thursday, August 3 – 7 in Baxter. On Sunday, services will be at 9 am, 10 am and 5 pm. Monday through Thursday services are at 7 pm nightly. James Rogers is the speaker. For more information, please call (931) 858-6688.

2014 Putnam County Fair
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 Putnam County Fair will be Thursday, July 31 through Saturday, August 9. Events throughout the week include animal and poultry shows, lawn mower races, extreme motorcycles, a gospel singing concert, and a corn hole tournament. Admission is $5 a night. For more information, please visit link .

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library hosts Quacker’s Story Time
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Art Circle Public Library in Crossville will host Stories, Music and Puppets for ages 1-101 every Monday during Quackers Story Time at 10 am. Parents and caregivers, please stay with your child during these fun programs which will take place in the Cumberland Meeting Room. For more information, please call (931) 484-6790 or visit http://www.artcirclelibrary.info/.

Crossville’s Plateau Creative Arts Center hosts Open Studio
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Visitors are welcome at the Open Studio at the Plateau Creative Arts Center in Crossville on Mondays from 10 am to 2 pm. There will be no formal instruction. It is an informal sharing of ideas and conversation. Supplies are available for most mediums for a small fee.
For more information, please call (931) 707-7249.

DeKalb County Fair 2014
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 DeKalb County Fair will be Monday, July 21 through Saturday, July 26. Admission is $4 each night. Four years old and under Free.
Ride Arm Band Prices:
Monday $15, Tuesday $16, Wednesday $14, Thursday $18, Friday $18, Saturday $18.
Monday – Friday:
Fair Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Midway opens at 4:30 p.m., Exhibit Building open 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday:
Fair Gates open at 4:00 p.m., Midway opens at 4:00 p.m., Exhibit Building open 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
For more information, please visit link .

Open Beading Class at The Art Guild in Crossville
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Bring your project with or without problems to the Open Beading Class on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month at The Art Guild in Crossville from 10 am to 12 noon. You will receive lots of compassion and conversation during this class. There is a $5 fee for non-members for studio use.
For more information, please call (931) 484-3722.

White County’s Stitch ‘N Knit Club
Aug 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

The Stitch ‘N Knit Club meets every Monday from 10:30 am until 12 noon at the White County Library. Everyone is welcome! Please bring size 8 needles and yarn. For more information, please contact the library at (931) 836-3613.

Putnam County Relay for Life Hosts Cook Out Fundraiser
Aug 4 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Putnam County Relay for Life invites you to a Cook Out Fundraiser on Monday, August 4 from 11 am to 2 pm at the Cookeville/Putnam County Courthouse Lawn. This event will be held rain or shine and is sponsored by candidates for Elected Office. To go and deliver orders will be available. In case of rain, tables and chairs will be set up inside the courthouse.

For more information, or if you’re interested in being a member of the Putnam County Relay for Life Committe, and/or would like to participate by having a RFL Team, please contact ACS RFL Specialist Dianne Ledbetter at (931) 260-7719 or by email at dianne.ledbetter@cancer.org.

Learn What You Can Do on an iPad at the Art Circle Public Library in Crossville
Aug 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Confused about how to use your iPad? Look no further than the beginner and intermediate level classes with Kaye Randolph every Monday 1-2:30pm and Wednesdays from 2 to 3:30 pm at the Art Circle Public Library in Crossville. Basic classes are for those not familiar with iPad features, functions and settings or those who want to learn more about their iPad.
Classes are designed for those who own an Apple iPad. Other tablets will not be covered in this class. Bring your fully charged iPad. It is recommended that you take the beginner level class before taking the intermediate level.
Class size limited. All participants must register for the class. For more information, please call (931) 484-6790 ext. 241 or visit http://www.artcirclelibrary.info/.

Cookeville’s Jefferson Avenue Church of Christ Hosts American Red Cross Blood Drive
Aug 4 @ 1:30 pm – 5:30 pm

You’re urged to give at the American Red Cross Blood Drive on Monday, August 4 at the Jefferson Avenue Church of Christ in Cookeville from 1:30 to 5:30 pm.

As of July, the Red Cross is issuing an urgent need for all blood types, especially O negative, B negative, and A negative. For more information or to schedule different donation time, please call 1-800-Red-Cross.

Crossville’s Rural Health Clinic of the Cumberlands Seeking Help
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Rural Health Clinic of the Cumberlands is looking for volunteers, doctors, PA’s, nurse practitioners, nurses and nursing techs to help in the clinic, which cares for uninsured and under-insured residents of Cumberland, White and Putnam Counties. For more information, please call (931) 261-8861 or (931) 287-0237.

Gainesboro’s Friends of Animals Offering Large Dog Sterilization
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Friends of Animals (FOA) of Gainesboro has special funding to spay/neuter large dogs, but it won’t last forever. FOA also has funding to help fix small dogs and cats too. For more information, please contact FOA at (931) 268-1866.

2014 Ms. Senior Cumberland County Pageant
Aug 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Applications are currently being accepted for the 2014 Ms. Senior Cumberland County “Age of Elegance” Pageant. This year’s ladies will be judged on Philosophy of Life, Evening Gown, Interview, and Community Involvement. The Cameo Club of past winners will help contestants with on stage grace, and will also have evening gowns available for selection.

The contest is held during Senior Day at the Fair, which will be Wednesday, August 27. Applications are available at Fair Park Senior Center. Please contact Tina Taylor for more information at (931) 484-7416.

Cookeville Leisure Services School of Dance Hosts Open House and Registration
Aug 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Cookeville Leisure Services School of Dance invites you to an Open House and Registration on Monday, August 4 from 4 to 6 pm at the Cane Creek Recreation Center. For more information, please visit link or call (931) 520-5299.

Crossville’s Fair Park Senior Center Hosts Senior Walking Club
Aug 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join the Senior Walking Club at Obed River Park in Crossville every Monday at 9 am. John Dawson is leading the walks. For more information, please contact Fair Park Senior Center at (931) 484-7416.

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Boot Camp
Aug 4 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Summer Boot Camp is your chance to take your fitness to the next level on Mondays and Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:30 pm and Saturdays from 9 am to 10 am. This three month series is taught by instructors Tiffany Lollar and Darla Richardson and is done by drop-in only, no pre-registration required. Classes will meet at the Cane Creek Recreation Center and will take place at Cane Creek Park.

A punch pass will be issued and incentives will be offered for excellent attendance. Participants will receive prizes for attending 25 or more of the 37 classes from June 2 to August 30. Participants will also receive one free class each time they pay and attend 10 classes. Classes are $6 each and will not beld on July 3 or July 5. For more information, please call (931) 526-7393.

Cookeville’s Cane Creek Recreation Center Hosts Beginning Photography
Aug 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the Beginning Photography class Thursday, July 10 through Thursday, August 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm with local photographer Ron Baker. Baker will offer his knowledge and expertise to students in a six-week beginner’s photography course covering camera operation, principles of image capture, composition and subject matter.

Students will also explore areas of artistic expression. All types of digital cameras are welcome including smart phones, electronic tablets, point and shoot cameras and iPods. Registration is $65 and the deadline is July 3.

Life Recovery at Byrdstown Community Center
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Life Recovery will meet every Monday at 6 pm at the Byrdstown Community Center. Please enter through the side door. For more information, contact Brother Eric Thoman at (931) 650-1077.

Putnam County Library Hosts Inequality For All
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 4 @ 8:00 pm

The Putnam County Library will be having screenings of “Inequality For All.” The screening space is limited to about 40 to 50 people, so RSVP to Facebook – first come first served. The screenings will be Monday, August 4, from 6 to 8 pm. For more information, please call (931) 526-2416.

Bethlehem Church of Christ Hosts Gospel Meeting in Baxter
Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

You’re invited to a Gospel Meeting at Bethlehem Church of Christ in Baxter on Sunday through Thursday, August 3-7. There will be services at 9 am, 10 am, and 5 pm and at 7 pm nightly Monday through Thursday.

The speaker is James Rogers. For more information, please call 858-6688.

Cookeville Community Band Presents This Land is Our Land
Aug 4 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Come enjoy a concert “This Land is our Land” by the Cookeville Community Band on Monday, August 4 at Dogwood Performance Pavilion in Cookeville. The concert is free to the public and begins at 7:30 pm.
The Cookeville Community Band presents a series of concerts each summer as well as a Christmas and holiday concert. The Cookeville Community Band, “The Sound of the Cumberland,” was formed in 2002 by the late Wayne Pegram. It consists of public school band directors, college professors, college and high school students and local musicians, both active and retired, who love to play the great wind band music. Members of the ensemble come from the entire Upper Cumberland area.
For more information, please visit http://cookevillecommunityband.org/.

Aug
5
Tue
Dale Hollow Lake Marina Association ‘Poker Runs’
Aug 5 all-day

Get ready to enjoy the most flexible Poker Run yet! Dale Hollow Lake Marina Association hosting two Poker Runs from August 15 through the 24. You can complete in 1 day, over a weekend or over the 10 days of each Poker Run. You may even complete the run by boat, motorcycle or vehicle. Register at an participating marina (listed below),and you may choose east or west Marinas or both. The entry fee is $20 for each division per person. All proceeds will benefit the “Friends of Dale Hollow Lake.”
Prize money is based upon the number of entries. 50% of all entries will be donated to “Friends of Dale Hollow Lake.” Participating marinas are as follows:
East
Eagle Cove Resort, East Port Marina, Star Point Resort, Sunset Marina, Willow Grove Marina, Wisdom Dock, and Wolfe River Dock.

West
Dale Hollow Marina, Dale Hollow State Park Marina, Hendricks Creek Resort, Holly Creek Resort, Mitchell Creek Resort, Sulphur Creek Resort, and Willow Grove Marina.

For more information, please visit link or call Christy Maxwell at (931) 823-2781.

Bethlehem Church of Christ in Baxter Hosts Gospel Meeting
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

You’re invited to Bethlehem Church of Christ’s Gospel Meeting Sunday through Thursday, August 3 – 7 in Baxter. On Sunday, services will be at 9 am, 10 am and 5 pm. Monday through Thursday services are at 7 pm nightly. James Rogers is the speaker. For more information, please call (931) 858-6688.

2014 Putnam County Fair
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 Putnam County Fair will be Thursday, July 31 through Saturday, August 9. Events throughout the week include animal and poultry shows, lawn mower races, extreme motorcycles, a gospel singing concert, and a corn hole tournament. Admission is $5 a night. For more information, please visit link .

Art Circle Public Library Presents KidBits Story Time
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Art Circle Public Library presents KidBits Pre-School Story Time with Miss Patty in the Children’s Library Carousel on Tuesdays at 10 am. Children ages 0 to 5 along with their parents/caregivers are invited to join in for the reading of some old and new stories, singing silly songs and doing fun crafts. For more information, please call (931) 484-6790 ext. 228.

DeKalb County Fair 2014
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

The 2014 DeKalb County Fair will be Monday, July 21 through Saturday, July 26. Admission is $4 each night. Four years old and under Free.
Ride Arm Band Prices:
Monday $15, Tuesday $16, Wednesday $14, Thursday $18, Friday $18, Saturday $18.
Monday – Friday:
Fair Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Midway opens at 4:30 p.m., Exhibit Building open 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday:
Fair Gates open at 4:00 p.m., Midway opens at 4:00 p.m., Exhibit Building open 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
For more information, please visit link .

Crochet Classes at the Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Janet Olinger will teach Crochet Classes every Tuesday at the Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville from 1 to 2 pm.
For more information, please call (931) 484-7416.