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Covering Your Community Presented by Swallows Insurance

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.

 

Sep
15
Mon
FCE Clubs in Putnam County
Sep 15 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
Sep 15 @ 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.

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library’s Public Internet Lab
Sep 15 @ 8:00 am – 7:00 pm

The Art Circle Public Library in Crossville has a Public Internet Lab in the lower level of the building with 8 computers for public use. The library hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8 am to 7 pm and Wednesday and Saturday from 8 am to 4 pm.

Parking is available in the back, and the public is encouraged to take advantage of this free service offered by the library. For more information, please call (931) 484-6790 or visit link .

Crossville’s Time4Paws Hosts Soles4Souls Shoe Drive
Sep 15 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

You’re invited to bring your used shoes of any kind to a Time4Paws on West Avenue in Crossville. The shoes will go to Soles4Souls through December 31, 2014. For more information, please contact Tracy Swack at tracys@soles4souls.org.

Soles4Souls is a global not-for-profit institution dedicated to fighting the devastating impact and perpetuation of poverty. The organization advances its anti-poverty mission by collecting new and used shoes and clothes from individuals, schools, faith-based institutions, civic organizations and corporate partners, then distributing those shoes and clothes both via direct donations to people in need and by provisioning qualified micro-enterprise programs designed to create jobs in poor and disadvantaged communities. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Soles4Souls is committed to the highest standards of operating and governance, and holds a four-star rating with Charity Navigator.

Crossville’s Fair Park Senior Center Hosts Senior Walking Club
Sep 15 @ 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.

Life Recovery at Byrdstown Community Center
Sep 15 @ 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.

Cookeville’s Plateau Eat Righters Host Eat Right for Your Blood Type
Sep 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Plateau Eat Righters invite you to the “Eat Right for you Blood Type” class each Monday at 6:30 pm through October 13. Each blood type is divided into 4 parts. The schedule is as follows:
August 11 – Part Three, Week Two “Type A”
August 18 – Part Three, Week Three “Type A”
August 25 – Part Three, Week Four “Type A”
September 1 – no class “Labor Day”
September 8 – Part Five, Week One “Type AB”
September 15 – Part Five, Week Two “Type AB”
September 22 – Part Five, Week Three “Type AB”
September 29 – Part Two, Week One “Type O”
October 6 – Part Two, Week Two “Type O”
October 13 – Part Two, Week Three “Type O”

The class is held across from the Dinner Bell and Dollar General in Cookeville. For more information, please call Ethel Anderson at (931) 261-4901 or email ea@ethelanderson.com.

Sep
16
Tue
Crossville’s Avalon Center Needs Volunteers
Sep 16 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

The Avalon Center in Crossville is in need of a few physically fit volunteers who can help with the pick up of larger household items from community donors. The pick up is possibly one or two days a week. Having a truck is helpful, but not necessary. For more information, please call Nancy at (931) 456-0747.

The Stephens Center of Putnam County Hosts Parent-Child Connection Classes
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

The Stephens Center invites you to Parent-Child Connection, a parent’s support group, to the Fall 2014 Series 1 on Tuesdays in Putnam County from 9 to 10:30 am through September 23. The curriculum being taught is Nurturing Parenting Skills for Families.

Sessions are held at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church in Cookeville. Certificates will be awarded to parents attending eight sessions within this series. There is no charge for the classes. Everyone is welcome. For more information or to find out the class schedule, please call 800-635-5199.

UCHRA Hosts Commodities Distribution in Cumberland County
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency invites you to the commodities distribution for Cumberland County on Tuesday, September 16 from 9 am to 12 noon at the Cumberland County Community Complex.

Everyone must present a valid UCHRA commodity card in order to receive commodities. To sign up or reprint lost commodities cards, please call (931) 456-0691. The UCHRA does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, color, national origin, religion, or disability in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services or activities.

Crossville’s Eat Righters Hosts Eat Right for your Blood Type
Sep 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

The Plateau Eat Righters invite you to the “Eat Right for you Blood Type” class each Tuesday at 9:30 am through November 11. Each blood type is divided into 4 parts. The schedule is as follows:
August 12 – Part Four, Week One “Type B”
August 19 – Part Four, Week Two “Type B”
August 26 – Part Four, Week Three “Type B”
September 2 – Part Three, Week One “Type A”
September 9 – Part Three, Week Two “Type A”
September 16 – Part Three, Week Three “Type A”
September 23 – Part Three, Week Four “Type A”
September 30 – Part Five, Week One “Type AB”
October 7 – Part Five,Week Two “Type AB”
October 14 – Part Five, Week Three “Type AB”
October 21 – no class
October 28 – Part Two, Week One “Type O”
November 4 – Part Two, Week Two “Type O”
November 11 – Part Two, Week Three “Type O”

The class is held in the building on Dr. Gray’s parking lot at the back of his building on West Avenue in Crossville. For more information, please call Larry Nesbit at (931) 456-9245 or email er4yt@frontiernet.net.

Art Circle Public Library Presents KidBits Story Time
Sep 16 @ 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.

Crochet Classes at the Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville
Sep 16 @ 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.

Foundation Fighting Blindness
Sep 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Chances are, you or someone you know has age-related macular degeneration, or AMD. Millions are losing their sight to AMD, but you don’t have to. That’s why you should visit your eye doctor and learn the warning signs. The Foundation Fighting Blindness provides free AMD information kits with everything you need to know about preventing and managing the disease. Call 1-800-632-2005 to request your kit today.

Art Circle Public Library of Crossville Hosts Tuesdays at the Movies
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

You’re invited to Tuesdays at the Movies at 2 pm at the Art Circle Public Library in Crossville. These movies are free and will be shown in the Cumberland Meeting Room. For more information, please call Charlie at (931) 484-6790 ext. 223.

The schedule is as follows:
September 2: Non-Stop
September 9: Winter’s Tale
September 16: Divergent
September 23: The Amazing Spider-Man 2
September 30: Premium Rush

Crossville’s Fair Park Senior Center Hosts Hawaiian Hula Lessons
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come and join as dance instructor Noelani DeRossett gives Hawaiian Hula Lessons on Tuesdays from 2 to 3 pm at the Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville. For more information or to sign up, please contact Tina at (931) 484-7416.

Crossville’s Plateau Creative Arts Center Hosts Walk-In Painting Class
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Walk-In Painting Class will be on Tuesday, June 10 from 2 to 4 pm at the Plateau Creative Arts Center in Crossville. The class is $17 for members of the Art Guild and $22 for non-members. No registration is required.

The class is conducted by Eric Buechel. Eric’s class will be conducted with oil or acrylic mediums, and each student will choose their own landscape painting image. Instruction sketching, composition, and technique will all be worked out before beginning the final painting. For more information, please call (931) 707-7249.

Ballroom Dance Classes at Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville
Sep 16 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Learn the basis of Ballroom Dancing with Cheron and David every Tuesday from 2:30 to 3:30 pm at Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville. The cost is $5 per person or per couple.
For more information, please call (931) 484-7416.

Algood Headstart Accepting Applications
Sep 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Algood Headstart is currently accepting applications for the 2014-2015 school year for 3-5 year olds. For more information, please contact the center at (931) 537-9057.

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library Teens Hosts Geeks and Gamers
Sep 16 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

The Art Circle Public Library Teens invite you to a Smash Brothers Tournament on Tuesday, September 16 from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the Art Circle Public Library in the Cumberland Meeting Room. This event is for teens ages 13-18. Come meet up, hang out, eat and game.

The tournament will be in single elimination rounds. You may sign up for the ACPL Teens events at the 2nd floor adult services desk or at link .

Upper Cumberland Development District Asking for Volunteers
Sep 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Are you tired of hearing about Medicare losing billions of dollars each year to fraud? Tired of not understanding your Medicare benefits? You can join the fight against healthcare fraud and learn about Medicare benefits by becoming a SHIP/SMP Volunteer.

To learn about volunteering in your area, call 866-836-7677 or visit tnmedicarehelp.com. The SMP is funded by the Administration for Community Living and administered by the Upper Cumberland Development District through Tennessee’s Area Agencies on Aging and Disability.

NARFE Cookeville Chapter 1956 Hosts Monthly Meeting at Shoney’s
Sep 16 @ 6:00 pm – Sep 16 @ 8:00 pm

The National Active & Retired Federal Employees Association Chapter 1956 invites you to their monthly meeting on Tuesday,September 16 at Shoney’s of Cookeville. The meal begins at 6 pm with the meeting at 6:45 pm.

The speaker this month will be President Ronnie Collins with an update on the Tennessee State Constitutional Amendments. All current and retired federal employees and their spouses are invited to attend. Feel free to bring a friend who might benefit from this presentation. For more information, please contact Roy Byrd at (931) 252-2973.

Sparta’s Glade Creek Community and Senior Citizen Center Hosts Monthly Meetings
Sep 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Glade Creek Community and Senior Citizen Center invites you to the monthly meetings on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm. For more information, please call (931) 277-3044.

Sep
17
Wed
Borrowing Books from Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library
Sep 17 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
Sep 17 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.

Monterey Farmer’s Market
Sep 17 @ 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.

Monterey Farmer’s Market @ Monterey Farmer's Market
Sep 17 @ 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.

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library’s Public Internet Lab
Sep 17 @ 8:00 am – 7:00 pm

The Art Circle Public Library in Crossville has a Public Internet Lab in the lower level of the building with 8 computers for public use. The library hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8 am to 7 pm and Wednesday and Saturday from 8 am to 4 pm.

Parking is available in the back, and the public is encouraged to take advantage of this free service offered by the library. For more information, please call (931) 484-6790 or visit link .

Crossville’s Time4Paws Hosts Soles4Souls Shoe Drive
Sep 17 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

You’re invited to bring your used shoes of any kind to a Time4Paws on West Avenue in Crossville. The shoes will go to Soles4Souls through December 31, 2014. For more information, please contact Tracy Swack at tracys@soles4souls.org.

Soles4Souls is a global not-for-profit institution dedicated to fighting the devastating impact and perpetuation of poverty. The organization advances its anti-poverty mission by collecting new and used shoes and clothes from individuals, schools, faith-based institutions, civic organizations and corporate partners, then distributing those shoes and clothes both via direct donations to people in need and by provisioning qualified micro-enterprise programs designed to create jobs in poor and disadvantaged communities. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Soles4Souls is committed to the highest standards of operating and governance, and holds a four-star rating with Charity Navigator.

Cookeville Senior Citizens Center Hosts Yoga for Seniors
Sep 17 @ 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.

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library hosts Quacker’s Story Time
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Art Circle Public Library in Crossville will host Stories, Music and Puppets for ages 1-101 every Wednesday 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/.

Putnam County Library Story Time
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Putnam County Library will host Story Time on Wednesdays at 10 am. For more information, please contact the library at (931) 526-2416.

Monterey Branch Library Hosts Preschool Story Time
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Monterey Library invites all preschool and home school students to Preschool Story Time every Wednesday at 11 am. For more information, please contact the library at (931) 839-2103 or visit link .

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library Hosts Plateau Brass Ensemble
Sep 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The Art Circle Public Library in Crossville invites you to a concert by the Plateau Brass Ensemble on Wednesday, September 17 at 12 noon. They will perform their favorites. For more information, please call (931) 484-6790.

Cookeville’s Mastersingers
Sep 17 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

You’re invited to enjoy the lively concerts by the Mastersingers, Cookeville’s Community Chorus. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for 18 and under, and season tickets are only $25 per person. Membership is also open to anyone interested.

For more information, please visit link or email cookevillemastersingers@yahoo.com.

Crossville’s Plateau Creative Art Center Hosts Paint with Pastels
Sep 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Beverly Olin offers a three session Paint with Pastels class on techniques for pastel painting on Wednesdays from 1 to 3:30 pm at the Plateau Creative Arts Center in Fairfield Glade. The cost is $51 for members and $66 for non-members. Students are asked to bring a selection of photographs as reference material for their painting.

There are several supplies that students should also bring including a selection of pastels (soft pastels, Nupastels (harder), and pastel pencils), papers foam core board and tape, acetate sheet or was paper, paper towels, and a old towel. A complete list of supplies will be available at registration. A selection of papers will be available to purchase from the instructor for $1 to $4 per sheet. For more information, please call (931) 707-7249.

Crossville Hosts Arthritis Tai Chi Class
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come relieve your arthritis pain at the Arthritis Tai Chi Class on Wednesdays from 2 to 3 pm at the Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville. The art of Tai Chi is thousands of years old.

Angi Bedard and Mike Pesce are certified instructors by the National Arthritis Foundation to teach Arthritis Tai Chi. The cost is $2 per class. For more information, please call (931) 484-7416.

Crossville’s Rural Health Clinic of the Cumberlands Seeking Help
Sep 17 @ 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
Sep 17 @ 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.

Crossville’s Fair Park Seniors Center Hosts Readers Theater
Sep 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Seniors who enjoy acting, drama, jokes and laughter should join the Reader’s Theater at Fair Park Senior Center on Wednesday from 3 to 4 pm. No need to memorize your lines, everyone reads with expression. Actor Terry Burgess will be leading this fun hour every Wednesday.

The Stephens Center of Overton County Hosts Parent-Child Connection Classes
Sep 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

The Stephens Center invites you to Parent-Child Connection, a parent’s support group, to the Fall 2014 Series 1 on Wednesdays in Overton County from 9 to 10:30 am through October 1. The curriculum being taught is Nurturing Parenting Skills for Families.

Sessions are held at The Stephens Center in Livingston. Certificates will be awarded to parents attending eight sessions within this series. There is no charge for the classes. Everyone is welcome. For more information or to find out the class schedule, please call (931) 823-6432.

Kids Draw at Putnam County Library
Sep 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

The Putnam County Library will host Kids Draw on Wednesdays at 3:30 pm. For more information, please contact the library at (931) 526-2416.

Teen Challenge of the Upper Cumberland – Top 10 Needs
Sep 17 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Teen Challenge of the Upper Cumberland is asking for your help. They have a list of the Top 10 greatest needs for the organization.

The list is as follows:
$3,500 for installation of fire hydrant
$600 for new tires for van
New vacuum cleaner
Weed killer concentrate
Copy paper
$2,700 for water line
Gas hedge trimmer
Display racks for Thrift Store
25 foot outdoor extension cord
2 picnic tables

For more information about Teen Challenge, please visit link .

Crossville’s Fair Park Senior Center Hosts Dog Training Classes
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Bring your dog to learn new tricks at the Dog Training Classes at the Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville. The classes are held on Wednesdays and the schedule is as follows:
6 pm – Beginning Obedience – A class to teach your dog the basics.
7 pm – Drop-in Conformation – Come as you need or want to.
8 pm – Rally – A “nicer” form of obedience. You must take Basic Obedience first.

The obedience and rally class series is 10 weeks in length. Drop-In Conformation classes are $5 per dog per night. Most classes are $100 for the 10 week sessions. All “first-time” students are given a $10 discount on their first series of classes except Conformation Drop-In. For more information, please call (931) 788-1478.

Sep
18
Thu
Crossville’s Avalon Center Needs Volunteers
Sep 18 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

The Avalon Center in Crossville is in need of a few physically fit volunteers who can help with the pick up of larger household items from community donors. The pick up is possibly one or two days a week. Having a truck is helpful, but not necessary. For more information, please call Nancy at (931) 456-0747.

Support charitable care at Cookeville Regional with the click of a button
Sep 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Hill Realty has offered to donate $1 to the Foundation for every new person who likes the Cookeville Regional Charitable Foundation on Facebook, up to $500. Please visit link .

UCHRA Hosts Commodities Distribution in Smith County
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency invites you to the commodities distribution for Cumberland County on Thursday, September 18 from 1 pm to 3 pm at the Smith County Agricultural Center.

Everyone must present a valid UCHRA commodity card in order to receive commodities. To sign up or reprint lost commodities cards, please call (615) 735-0476. The UCHRA does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, color, national origin, religion, or disability in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services or activities.

The Stephens Center of Cumberland County Hosts Parent-Child Connection Classes
Sep 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

The Stephens Center invites you to Parent-Child Connection, a parent’s support group, to the Fall 2014 Series 1 on Thursdays in Cumberland County from 3 to 4:30 pm through October 9. The curriculum being taught is Nurturing Parenting Skills for Families.

Sessions are held at The Exchange Club/Stephens Center-Healthier Beginnings office in the Crossville Commons Complex. Certificates will be awarded to parents attending eight sessions within this series. There is no charge for the classes. Everyone is welcome. For more information or to find out the class schedule, please call (931) 484-8923 or 1(800) 635-5199.

The Mana from Heaven Food Pantry in Crossville
Sep 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm

The Mana from Heaven Food Pantry is open every Thursday from 4 to 5:15 pm at the Place of Refuge Church in Crossville. The only requirement is that there is a need. For more information, please call (931) 707-8114.

Cumberland Business Incubator Hosts Co. Starters
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Cumberland Business Incubator in Crossville invites you to Co. Starters every Thursday through November 13 from 6 to 9 pm. Co. Starters is a process designed to turn your business idea into action. It is for existing businesses looking to grow as well as new business ideas.

Class will not be held on October 16 and November 13. Registration is required. For more information or to register, please call (931) 456-4910.

Monterey Lions Club Monthly Meetings
Sep 18 @ 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
Sep 18 @ 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.

Sep
19
Fri
Monterey Farmer’s Market
Sep 19 @ 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 Art Circle Public Library’s Public Internet Lab
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – 7:00 pm

The Art Circle Public Library in Crossville has a Public Internet Lab in the lower level of the building with 8 computers for public use. The library hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8 am to 7 pm and Wednesday and Saturday from 8 am to 4 pm.

Parking is available in the back, and the public is encouraged to take advantage of this free service offered by the library. For more information, please call (931) 484-6790 or visit link .

Crossville’s Time4Paws Hosts Soles4Souls Shoe Drive
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

You’re invited to bring your used shoes of any kind to a Time4Paws on West Avenue in Crossville. The shoes will go to Soles4Souls through December 31, 2014. For more information, please contact Tracy Swack at tracys@soles4souls.org.

Soles4Souls is a global not-for-profit institution dedicated to fighting the devastating impact and perpetuation of poverty. The organization advances its anti-poverty mission by collecting new and used shoes and clothes from individuals, schools, faith-based institutions, civic organizations and corporate partners, then distributing those shoes and clothes both via direct donations to people in need and by provisioning qualified micro-enterprise programs designed to create jobs in poor and disadvantaged communities. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Soles4Souls is committed to the highest standards of operating and governance, and holds a four-star rating with Charity Navigator.

Crossville’s Plateau Creative Arts Center Hosts the Art of Stained Glass
Sep 19 @ 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.

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library Hosts Free Farm Day
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

You’re invited to the Imagination Library’s Free Farm Day on Friday, September 19 from 10 to 11:30 am at the Art Circle Public Library in Crosville. There will be Story Time with Miss Patty, Music, Live Animal Petting Zoo, Balloon Shaping, and Ms. Susie and Quackers and Friends.

This event is for all ages. For more information, please call (931) 484-6790 or visit link .

Crossville’s Fair Park Senior Center hosts Senior Self Defense Class
Sep 19 @ 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.

Monterey Branch Library’s Home School Hangout
Sep 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

The Monterey Branch Library is the Home School Hangout on every Friday. For more information, please call (931) 839-2103 or visit the Monterey Branch Library’s Facebook page.

Crossville’s Rural Health Clinic of the Cumberlands Seeking Help
Sep 19 @ 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
Sep 19 @ 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
Sep 19 @ 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 .

Exxon Express Market & Deli in Jamestown hosts Cruise-In and Bike Nights
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

All bikes, classic cars, antique cars, trucks, rat rods, hot rods and clubs are welcome at the Cruise-In and Bike Nights held ever 3rd Friday from April through October at Exxon Express Market and Deli in Jamestown. This is a free event that will begin at 6 pm, weather permitting.

There will be music, a 50/50 drawing, and good food Specials at the Express Market & Deli. Stop by for a good time and reminisce about the good old days. This is hosted by the Push Rods Car Club of Jamestown. For more information, please call (931) 752-7593 or visit http://under1981.com/.

Kiwanis Cookeville Children’s Museum Hosts Burgers and Brews
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – Sep 19 @ 10:00 pm

You’re invited to the Kiwanis Cookeville Children’s Museum’s end of summer fundraiser Burgers and Brews on Friday, September 19 on 2nd Street in front of the museum. Hamburgers will be donated and participants will be able to try 6 ounce samples of beer from Budweiser.

Tickets are $20 per person, and $5 for kids. The kids will receive a turkey hot dog meal. There will be live music and tours of the museum. All proceeds will benefit the children’s museum. Tickets are available at the museum from 10 am to 4 pm Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, and 12 noon to 6 pm on Tuesday and Thursday. You may purchase over to phone by calling (931) 979-7529.

Sparta hosts Bluegrass on the Square
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Come enjoy some of the best bluegrass at Bluegrass on the Square every third Friday from May to October in Sparta. There will be 2 bands perform each night from 7 to 9 pm. Admission is free. In the case of rain, the concert will be moved to the Sparta Civic Center.

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Monterey Farmer’s Market @ Monterey Farmer's Market
Sep 20 @ 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.

Aaron Shafer Memorial Foundation Presents Bike Sparta
Sep 20 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

You’re invited to Bike Sparta on Saturday, September 20 at 9 am. Pre-registration will be held at the Town Hill Bicycle Shop until the day of the event. Registration the day of the event will begin at 8 am at Central Church of Christ parking lot. The cost is $20 for adults and $10 for those 17 and under.

This event is being sponsored by The Aaron Shafer Memorial Foundation. The goal of the foundation is to prevent childhood obesity through cycling. There will be a 1.25, 7.4, 20, 40, 60, and 100 mile course available. Food stops are available every 20 miles. There will also be a sweeper truck. A free bike rodeo for kids ages 3 to 8 will be at 1 pm. (helmets are required for kids.) For more information, please call (931) 209-7884.

Cookeville Hosts Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event
Sep 20 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

You’re invited to a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event on Saturday, September 20 from 8 am to 1 pm at the Putnam County Fairgrounds.

A list of things that will be accepted include household cleaners, paint thinner, paint stripper, adhesive removers, automotive products including oil and fuel additives, grease and rust solvents, carburetor and fuel injector cleaner, air conditioning refrigerants, starter fluids, body putty, antifreeze/coolant, contaminated motor oil, gasoline, lawn and garden products such as herbicides, pesticides/rodenticides, fungicides, wood preservatives and miscellaneous items such as pool chemicals, aerosols, lithium and button batteries, reactive material, fluorescent bulbs and tubes, and any flammable or corrosive product.

Items that will not be accepted include electronics, paint, ammunition, fireworks, infectious and biological waste, syringes, radioactive waste and empty containers.

For more information, please visit link , by email at claencommission@gmail.com or call (931) 537-3278.

Celina’s 3rd Annual SGT Tucker and SFC Murray Memorial Ride
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come ride in the 3rd Annual SGT Tucker and SFC Murray Memorial Ride on Saturday, September 20. The ride will begin at the Dale Hollow Dam Park Shelter in Celina. Sign ups start at 10 am with the ride beginning at 12 noon. The cost is $20 per bike and $10 per rider. The ride will end in Donaldson Park in Celina, with a meal after the ride.

The Tucker Murray Memorial Ride is also asking for donations. Last year, enough money was raised to give out 5 $1,000 scholarships to students. For more information or to make a donation, please contact Sherrie at (931) 243-3747, Debbie at (931) 258-3268 or Latisha at (931) 397-0120.

Crossville’s Guitar Lessons at the Art Circle Public Library
Sep 20 @ 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.

Kiwanis Cookeville Children’s Museum Hosts Worldwide Day of Play
Sep 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

You’re invited to the Worldwide Day of Play on Saturday, September 20 at the Kiwanis Cookeville Children’s Museum. Activities are from 11 am to 2 pm and will include volleyball, water play, four square, hopscotch, penny can, frisbee, lawn bowling, jump rope, and more.

Admission is free and chips and salsa snacks will be provided. Dress for a messy play time. For more information, please call (931) 520-3866 or visit link .

Monterey Branch Library Hosts LEGO Day
Sep 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Come out and build your own creation on LEGO Day at the Monterey Branch Library on Saturday,September 20. The event will begin at 11 am. Your creation will be displayed in the library the following month.

This event is for all ages 10 and up, but kids must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, please call (931) 839-2103 or visit link .

Street and Rat Rod Rally and Swap Meet
Sep 20 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

A Street and Rat Rod Rally and Swap Meet will be held on Saturday, September 20 at Willow Grove Resort in Allons. There will be a Rat Rod Giveaway at 3 pm at the campground pavilion. Tickets are $5 for 1 ticket, $10 for 3 tickets, $20 for 10 tickets and $1 each for 30 or more. All profits from the car give away tickets will be donated to Monroe Carell, Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt.
You may set up on Friday, September 19 for the show on Saturday, September 20. Patrons may stay through Sunday afternoon with one entry fee. Each vehicle is $30 each and will receive a parking pass, which is to be displayed as a come-and-go gate pass. There will also be camping sites for $95 and vending sites for $45. Pre-registration early fee is $20 per car. For more information, pre-register or to buy tickets in advance, please call (931) 823-6616 or visit www.willowgrove.com.

Monterey’s Burks Elementary School Hosts 2014 Miss Standing Stone Pageant
Sep 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

You’re invited to the 2014 Miss Standing Stone Pageant on Saturday, September 20 at Burks Elementary School in Monterey. Pageants begin at 12 noon. The entry fee is $30, which includes Photogenic, Best Hair, Best Smile, and Personality. Applications are due by August 27 and can be submitted to the Monterey Library or the Country Bumpkin.

The categories are Baby Miss: 0-11 months, Toddler Miss: 12-23 months, Wee Miss: 2 years, Tiny Miss: 3-4 years, Little Miss: 5-6 years, Young Miss: 7-9 years, Jr Miss: 10-12 years, Teen Miss: 13-15 years, Miss Standing Stone: 16-21 years, and MHS Ambassador (open to Monterey High School students only for an additional $10 fee.) For more information, please visit link or call Director Lisa Elrod at (931) 544-6773.

Monterey Branch Library Hosts Water Conservation Program
Sep 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

The Monterey Branch Library will host a Water Conservation Program on Saturday, September 20. The event is from 12 noon to 1 pm and is sponsored by the Girl Scouts. For more information, please call (931) 839-2103 or visit link .

Byrdstown Junior Women’s Club Hosts Cordell Hull Festival Pageant
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

You’re invited to the Cordell Hull Festival Pageant on Saturday, September 20 at 2 pm at the Pickett County K-8 School in Byrdstown. The pageant is for girls ages birth through 21. For more information, please contact Doris Stephenson at (931) 864-6418.

Good Time Cruisers Sparta Cruise-In
Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Good Time Cruisers invite you to come out for the Sparta Cruise-In in Downtown Sparta from 5 to 8 pm. This is held every third Saturday from April to October. It is a free show and you are invited to show your car or just enjoy the exhibit.
For more information, check out the Sparta Cruise-In website or call Bill or Kathy Saylors at (931) 761-8687.

Cookeville Children’s Theater Hosts 3rd Annual Broadway Ball
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – Sep 20 @ 10:00 pm

You’re invited to the 3rd Annual Broadway Ball on Saturday, September 20 from 6 to 10 pm at the Leslie Town Center in Cookeville. This is a glamorous night of dinner, dancing and auction presented by the Friends of the Cookeville Children’s Theater.

Tickets are #$30 per person and attire is semi formal. For more information or to reserve your tickets, please contact Amy at (931) 319-0356.

Crossville’s Saturday Night Dances at the Fair Park Senior Center
Sep 20 @ 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.

Crossville’s Disabled American Veterans Host Country Music
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Crossville’s Disabled American Veterans invite you to enjoy country music by The Buckner Brothers every Saturday from 7 to 10 pm at the DAV Building on Old Sparta Highway. For more information, please call (931) 210-7400.

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Borrowing Books from Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library
Sep 21 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’s 6th Annual Race for the Cure
Sep 21 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Everyone is invited to the 6th Annual Race for the Cure on Sunday, September 21 from 11 am to 3 pm at the Hooper Eblen Center on Tennessee Tech’s Campus in Cookeville. Individuals and teams are encouraged to sign up early to support Susan G. Komen of the Upper Cumberland. The cost is $35 for Adults with registration prior to September 14 or $40 after September 14. $25 for Survivor and $ 15 for Kids ages 5-12 years.

75 cents of every dollar raised remains in the community to “save lives and end breast cancer forever by empowering people, ensuring quality care for all and energizing science to find the cures.” For more information, please visit link . Show your commitment by wearing your tutu to the race and sending your tutu pictures to info@komenuppercumberland.org.

Cookeville Firepup Program
Sep 21 @ 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.

Dudney’s Hill Church of Christ Hosts Free Food Giveaway
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Dudney’s Hill Church of Christ in Gainesboro is hosting a free food giveaway the first and third Sunday of each month. The food will be handed out from 3 to 4:30 pm. For more information, please visit link .

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FCE Clubs in Putnam County
Sep 22 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
Sep 22 @ 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.

Monterey Farmer’s Market @ Monterey Farmer's Market
Sep 22 @ 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.

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library’s Public Internet Lab
Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 7:00 pm

The Art Circle Public Library in Crossville has a Public Internet Lab in the lower level of the building with 8 computers for public use. The library hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8 am to 7 pm and Wednesday and Saturday from 8 am to 4 pm.

Parking is available in the back, and the public is encouraged to take advantage of this free service offered by the library. For more information, please call (931) 484-6790 or visit link .

Crossville’s Time4Paws Hosts Soles4Souls Shoe Drive
Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

You’re invited to bring your used shoes of any kind to a Time4Paws on West Avenue in Crossville. The shoes will go to Soles4Souls through December 31, 2014. For more information, please contact Tracy Swack at tracys@soles4souls.org.

Soles4Souls is a global not-for-profit institution dedicated to fighting the devastating impact and perpetuation of poverty. The organization advances its anti-poverty mission by collecting new and used shoes and clothes from individuals, schools, faith-based institutions, civic organizations and corporate partners, then distributing those shoes and clothes both via direct donations to people in need and by provisioning qualified micro-enterprise programs designed to create jobs in poor and disadvantaged communities. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Soles4Souls is committed to the highest standards of operating and governance, and holds a four-star rating with Charity Navigator.

Cookeville Senior Citizens Center Hosts Yoga for Seniors
Sep 22 @ 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.

Fairfield Glade and Crossville Lion’s Club Forming LEO Service Clubs at SMHS and CCHS
Sep 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

The Fairfield Glade and Crossville Lion’s Clubs are forming LEO Service Clubs at Stone Memorial High School and Cumberland County High School. The LEO Club is an international organization that encourages student participation in service activities in the community. For more information, please contact Lion’s Club LEO Chairman Bob Seabrook at (931) 484-3041.

Crossville’s Plateau Creative Arts Center hosts Open Studio
Sep 22 @ 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.

Monterey’s Cumberland Cove Quilters Monthly Meeting
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Cumberland Cove Quilters meet at the Cumberland Cove Welcome Center in Monterey the 4th Monday of each month at 10 am. There are are 16 members, and yearly dues are $15 each. Each person donates 16 fat quarters a year and each person gets a bag of fat quarters for their birthday.

Current projects include lap quilts in a red, white and blue friendship star for the Habitat for Humanity Homes. Classes are scheduled throughout the year. For more information, or to join the group, please contact Joanna Walker by email at jwquilts@frontiernet.net.

Open Beading Class at The Art Guild in Crossville
Sep 22 @ 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
Sep 22 @ 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.

Learn What You Can Do on an iPad at the Art Circle Public Library in Crossville
Sep 22 @ 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/.

Crossville’s Rural Health Clinic of the Cumberlands Seeking Help
Sep 22 @ 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 and Shiloh Head Start Accepting Applications
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

LBJ&C Gainesboro and Shiloh Head Start centers are taking applications. We provide FREE services to children 3 & 4 years of age. Services are also offered to meet the special needs of children with disabilities. For more information, please contact Gainesboro (931) 268-3312 or Shiloh (931) 268-2759.

Gainesboro’s Friends of Animals Offering Large Dog Sterilization
Sep 22 @ 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.

Crossville’s Fair Park Senior Center Hosts Senior Walking Club
Sep 22 @ 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.