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Aug
14
Tue
Crossville Water Aerobics at Dorchester Pool
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us for some fun at the Fairfield Glade Community Center pool for Water aerobics classes every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday on a rotating schedule from 9 – 10 am: Family, Breathless, Balls (participants bring), Maui, Latin/Noodles (participants bring), Intervals, Bottles (participants bring). Cost is $4.

Fairfield Glade Community Center Water Aerobics
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us for some fun at the Fairfield Glade Community Center pool for Water aerobics classes every Tuesday and Thursday offered on a rotating schedule from 9 – 10 am: Family, Breathless, Balls (participants bring), Maui, Latin/Noodles (participants bring), Intervals, Bottles (participants bring)
Tuesdays & Thursdays. Cost is $4.

St. Mary’s Mobile Medical Clinic of Crab Orchard
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

St. Mary’s Mobile Medical Clinic will be at the Crab Orchard Care Center on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month from 9 am to 3 pm. All patients must be registered by 2 pm. Appointments may be made by calling (931) 337-2981 but walk-ins are welcome.

Livingston’s Millard Oakley Public Library Hosts Crafter’s Club
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Bring your project with you and enjoy the company of other crafters at Crafter’s Club the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month from 10 am to 11:30 am at the Millard Oakley Public Library in Livingston. For more information, please call (931) 823-1888.

Livingston’s Millard Oakley Public Library Crafter’s Club @ Millard Oakely Public Library
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Join fellow crafter’s and bring your project with you to Crafter’s Club February 13 at the Millard Oakley Public Library from 10 – 11:30 am. The club meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. For more information, call 931-823-1888.

Putnam County Family Caregiver Support Program
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The National Family Caregiver Support Program is offering a monthly support group for family caregivers. The goal is to assist caregivers in making decisions and solving problems related to their caregiving role. Putnam County meetings will take place on the second Tuesday of each month from 10-11am at the Upper Cumberland Development District, 1225 South Willow Avenue, Cookeville. For more information, call 931-432-4111.

Putnam County Family Caregiver Support Program @ Upper Cumberland Development District
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

If you are a family caregiver, then come join us at the Putnam County Family Caregiver Support Program February 13 from 10 – 11 am at the Upper Cumberland Development District. The National Family Caregiver Support Program is offering a monthly support group for family caregivers. The goal is to assist caregivers in making decisions and solving problems related to their caregiving role. Putnam County meetings will take place on the second Tuesday of each month. For more information, call 931-432-4111.

Overton And Pickett County Family Caregiver Support Program
Aug 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The National Family Caregiver Support Program is offering a monthly support group for family caregivers. The goal is to assist caregivers in making decisions and solving problems related to their caregiving role. Overton and Pickett County meetings will take place on the second Tuesday of each month from 1-2pm at Millard Oakley Library, 107 E Main St, Livingston. For more information, call 931-432-4111.

Putnam County Family Caregiver Support Program @ Millard Oakely Public Library
Aug 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

If you are a family caregiver, then come join us at the Overton and Pickett County Family Caregiver Support Program February 13 from 1 – 2 pm at the Millard Oakley Library. The National Family Caregiver Support Program is offering a monthly support group for family caregivers. The goal is to assist caregivers in making decisions and solving problems related to their caregiving role. Overton and Pickett County meetings will take place on the second Tuesday of each month. For more information, call 931-432-4111.

Crossville’s Plateau Creative Arts Center Hosts Walk-In Painting Class
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 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.

Crossville’s Tuesdays at the Movies
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Enjoy Tuesdays at the Movies at Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library at 2 pm. A different movie is shown every Tuesday in the Cumberland Meeting Room for free.

Everyone is welcome. For more information, please call Charlie at (931) 484-6790 ext. 223.

Jamestown York Institute Cross Country tryouts
Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come and tryout for the York Institute Cross Country August 14 beginning at 3 pm at the York track. For more information, call 931-879-8101.

Make A Better Future For Yourself With A High School Equivalency Diploma
Aug 14 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

It’s time for you to take control of your future by getting your High School Equivalency Diploma! The program is completely free, college scholarships are available for graduates! Morning classes are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11;30am and evening class is Tuesday from 5-8pm. So what are you waiting for? Call 931-879-3802 for more information!

Aug
15
Wed
Crossville Water Aerobics at Dorchester Pool
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us for some fun at the Fairfield Glade Community Center pool for Water aerobics classes every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday on a rotating schedule from 9 – 10 am: Family, Breathless, Balls (participants bring), Maui, Latin/Noodles (participants bring), Intervals, Bottles (participants bring). Cost is $4.

WCET and Putnam County Library presents Play and Learn Science
Aug 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Join us for a free fun and engaging Play and Learn Science 4-week series at the Putnam County Library beginning August 6 from 10:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. This hands-on learning experience will feature creative play along with digital and tangible tools that can be used to develop science. The series is designed for families with kids age 3-5 (and younger/older siblings.) Class is limited so please sign-up at the children’s circulation desk in the children’s section of the library.

Monterey Preschool Story Time @ Monterey Library
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Bring your preschooler to Monterey Library Preschool story time every Wednesday at 11 am. This weekly event is open to preschool age and home-schooled students every Wednesday. For more information, call 931-839-2103.

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library Hosts Wednesday Noon Concerts
Aug 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Enjoy a free Noon Concert each Wednesday at Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library. The concerts feature local talent. For more information, please visit ArtCircleLibrary.info.

Cookeville Cane Creek Gymnasium Home School Fitness class @ Cane Creek Gymnasium
Aug 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Home school students looking for fun sports to play come join the Home School Physical Ftness class at Cane Creek Gymnasium January 10 from 1-2 pm. This will allow students to receive extra physical fitness and education. Grades 4-8 learn to play sports such as basketball, volleyball and pickleball. Grades K-3 play games like kickball and dodgeball. Cost is $40 for 13-week session or $5 per class for drop-ins. Classes will continue every Wednesday through March 28. For more information, call 931-526-9767.

Kids Draw at Putnam County Library
Aug 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 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.

Aug
16
Thu
Crossville Water Aerobics at Dorchester Pool
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us for some fun at the Fairfield Glade Community Center pool for Water aerobics classes every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday on a rotating schedule from 9 – 10 am: Family, Breathless, Balls (participants bring), Maui, Latin/Noodles (participants bring), Intervals, Bottles (participants bring). Cost is $4.

Fairfield Glade Community Center Water Aerobics
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us for some fun at the Fairfield Glade Community Center pool for Water aerobics classes every Tuesday and Thursday offered on a rotating schedule from 9 – 10 am: Family, Breathless, Balls (participants bring), Maui, Latin/Noodles (participants bring), Intervals, Bottles (participants bring)
Tuesdays & Thursdays. Cost is $4.

Putnam County and UT Extensions “Take Charge of your Diabetes” workshop
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for “Take Charge of your Diabetes” workshop at the Putnam County Health department August 2 from 9 – 11 a.m. These free classes will be taught by Sydney Fritz, social counselor with the health department and Mitchell Parrott from UT Extension office. The 6-week class is for caregivers and people with diabetes. The instructors will focus on teaching basic skills to self-manage the disease and work effectively with health care providers . The classes will be held every Thursday through September 6.

Putnam County Kids Lunch
Aug 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for lunch at the Putnam County Library June 14 at 11 am. Lunches are first come, first served: available to all under the age of 18. Must be eaten on-site in the downstairs meeting room. For more information, call 931-526-2416.

Crossville Mana from Heaven Food Pantry @ Place of Refuge Church
Aug 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm

Need a little help with food then go to the Crossville Mana from Heaven Food Pantry January 25 from 4- 5:15 pm at the Place of Refuge Church. The pantry is open every Thursday. For more information, call 931-707-8114.

Aug
17
Fri
Putnam County Kids Lunch
Aug 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for lunch at the Putnam County Library June 14 at 11 am. Lunches are first come, first served: available to all under the age of 18. Must be eaten on-site in the downstairs meeting room. For more information, call 931-526-2416.

Crossville’s Fair Park Senior Center hosts Senior Self Defense Class
Aug 17 @ 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.

Sparta Green Market
Aug 17 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come out and enjoy The Green Market in Sparta August 17 from 4 – 7 pm at the Farmer’s Market Pavilion. There is no charge for vendors or visitors and attendees can purchase local honey, produce, range-fed beef or lamb, Mennoites bake goods and local crafts. There will be live music, balloons and face-painting for children. The event occurs every third Friday of the month through October.

Aug
18
Sat
Disaster Relief Training at River Community Church of Cookeville
Aug 18 @ 7:30 am – 2:30 pm

Are you interested in getting credentialed on disaster relief then head to the River Community Church of Cookeville August 18 from 7:30 am – 2:30 pm. Instructors Mike and Linda McDaniel will be teaching the refresher training. The cost is $36 for the ID, background check and the cost of any of the basic training courses a volunteer wants to take over the next 3 years. To pre-register go to TNDIASTERRELIEF.ORG or call Mike McDaniel at 931-349-7211.

Jakes Day 2018
Aug 18 @ 8:30 am – 1:30 pm

Join us for a day of family fun in the great outdoors at Jakes Day 2018 sponsored by Mustard Seed Ranch and the Upper Cumberland NWFT Chapter August 18 from 8:30 am – 1:30 pm at Mustard Seed Ranch. Activities of the day will be archery, BBgun Range, Skeet Shooting Range, Petting Zoo, Dunking Booth, Bounce House, Fishing and Hayrides to name a few. There will also be a free lunch, snow cones and popcorn plus much more.

Crossville’s Guitar Lessons at the Art Circle Public Library
Aug 18 @ 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.

Crossville United Fund Charity Golf Tournament
Aug 18 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Dust off your capes and bring on the Superhero head covers at this years’s United Fund Charity Golf Tournament August 18 from 1 – 7 pm. The tournament will be at the Dorchester Golf Course in Fairfield Glade with tee off at 1 pm. 4 person team is $240 and just $100 for Hole Sponsorship. For more information, call 931-484-4082.

Monterey’s Woodcliff Baptist Church Hosts Singing
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

You’re invited to a singing on the third Saturday of each month at the Woodcliff Baptist Church in Monterey at 6 pm. Snacks will be served after the singing. For more information, please call (931) 839-8465.

Sparta Dog Days of Summer Music
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us for our first music event in the new pavilion, Dog Days of Summer Music August 18 from 6 – 9 pm at the Northfield Vineyyards. Music guest will be The Connection Band, Templeton BBQ will provide delicious foold and Happy Trials Brewery will serve draft beer. Admission is $5 and no outside alcohol allowed.

Aug
19
Sun
Dudney’s Hill Church of Christ Hosts Free Food Giveaway
Aug 19 @ 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 Dudney’s Hill Church of Christ Facebook Page .

Aug
20
Mon
Monterey Farmer’s Market
Aug 20 @ 7:00 am – 7:30 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
Aug 20 @ 7:00 am – 7:30 am

Fresh produce and artisans’ wares are ready for purchase at the Monterey Farmer’s Market beginning February 19 from 7 – 7:30 am. Bring any produce and set up for free beginning at 7 am daily. This year, up to 8-yard sellers can set-up at a cost of $5 per person on Saturday only. The market features not only home grown produce but homemade, handmade crafts. Cash and EBT/SNAP accepted. The market is open every day except for Sunday. For more information, please call Julie Bohannon at (931) 839-2111.

Crossville’s Art Circle Public Library’s Public Internet Lab
Aug 20 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am

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 artcirclelibrary.info .

Crossville’s Fair Park Senior Center Hosts Senior Walking Club
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am

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.

Crossville’s Plateau Creative Arts Center hosts Open Studio
Aug 20 @ 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.

Life Recovery at Byrdstown Community Center
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 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.

Aug
21
Tue
Crossville Water Aerobics at Dorchester Pool
Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us for some fun at the Fairfield Glade Community Center pool for Water aerobics classes every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday on a rotating schedule from 9 – 10 am: Family, Breathless, Balls (participants bring), Maui, Latin/Noodles (participants bring), Intervals, Bottles (participants bring). Cost is $4.

Fairfield Glade Community Center Water Aerobics
Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us for some fun at the Fairfield Glade Community Center pool for Water aerobics classes every Tuesday and Thursday offered on a rotating schedule from 9 – 10 am: Family, Breathless, Balls (participants bring), Maui, Latin/Noodles (participants bring), Intervals, Bottles (participants bring)
Tuesdays & Thursdays. Cost is $4.

Crochet Classes at the Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville
Aug 21 @ 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.

Crossville’s Fair Park Senior Center Hosts Hawaiian Hula Lessons
Aug 21 @ 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.

Ballroom Dance Classes at Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville
Aug 21 @ 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.

WCTE Lantern Creation Workshops-
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join WCTE as they host a lantern workshop August 21 and 28 at the Red Silo Brewing Company from 6-8 pm. You will be able to purchase a lantern kit for $5 that includes paper lantern, light and string for hanging. These lanterns will be displayed at the WCTE’s Glow Parade as part of Fall Fun Fest.

Make A Better Future For Yourself With A High School Equivalency Diploma
Aug 21 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

It’s time for you to take control of your future by getting your High School Equivalency Diploma! The program is completely free, college scholarships are available for graduates! Morning classes are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30-11;30am and evening class is Tuesday from 5-8pm. So what are you waiting for? Call 931-879-3802 for more information!

Aug
22
Wed
Crossville Water Aerobics at Dorchester Pool
Aug 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us for some fun at the Fairfield Glade Community Center pool for Water aerobics classes every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday on a rotating schedule from 9 – 10 am: Family, Breathless, Balls (participants bring), Maui, Latin/Noodles (participants bring), Intervals, Bottles (participants bring). Cost is $4.

Putnam County Library Story Time
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 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 Preschool Story Time @ Monterey Library
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Bring your preschooler to Monterey Library Preschool story time every Wednesday at 11 am. This weekly event is open to preschool age and home-schooled students every Wednesday. For more information, call 931-839-2103.