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Jul
16
Tue
Cookeville – “Packs For Pints” Presented By the Young Lawyer’s Association
Jul 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Cookeville – “Packs For Pints” Presented By the Young Lawyer’s Association July 16th from 5:00pm-8:00pm. Join the Upper Cumberland Young Lawyers Association’s second annual Packs for Pints! Bring a backpack filled with school supplies to support local foster children and get beer for free. Invite your friends, bring you family, do something good and drink something yummy!

Crossville – New Student Orientation – Hosted By Roane State Community College
Jul 16 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Crossville – New Student Orientation – Hosted By Roane State Community College July 16th 5:30p m-9:00pm Tour the campus and explore what profession awaits you. Roane State Community College Cumberland County Campus is excited to help navigate Tennessee Promise New Students thru and to new opportunities. Look them up on-line at Roanstate.edu or on Face Book.

Cookeville – Women’s Tennis League Presented By The Upper Cumberland Tennis Association
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Cookeville – Women’s Tennis League Presented By The Upper Cumberland Tennis Association every Tuesday evening from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the Tennessee Tech University tennis courts. The cost will be $10 for UCCTA members or $15 for non-members. Register by June 1. For more information go to Upper Cumberland Tennis Association.

Crossville – Live At The Lake Hosted By Lake Tansi
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Crossville – Live At The Lake Hosted By Lake Tansi Pavilion starting at 6:00pm-8:30pm every Tuesday. This is a FREE event, bring you lawn chairs and enjoy community and music.

Jul
17
Wed
Cookeville – Putnam County Election Commission Meeting – Hosted By the Putnam Election Commission
Jul 17 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Cookeville – Putnam County Election Commission Meeting – Hosted By the Putnam Election Commission July 17th 8:30am located at the Putnam County Election office.The election commission is considering consolidating voting precinct Cornerstone to Upperman High School and Popular Grove to Burks Middle School. The Putnam County Election Commission wants to know what you think? please write the office at 705 County Services Drive Cookeville, TN 38501 or call 931-526-2566, or come to one of our election commission meetings.

Cookeville – Art 411 – Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio
Jul 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Cookeville – Art 411 – Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio every Wednesday from noon-2:00. The fee is $20 per class. Each class fee is $20. Beginners to advanced, everyone may attend the classes. Please call 931-526-2424 or come by Cookeville Art, 186A S. Walnut to pre-register.

Jul
18
Thu
Overton County Fair July 18th – July 28th
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Overton County Fair July 18th – July 28th. Check fair books for nightly ride specials and arena activities.

Jamestown – Heartland Series Bill Landry Live- Hosted By the Fentress County Historical Society
Jul 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Jamestown – Heartland Series Bill Landry Live- Hosted By the Fentress County Historical Society. Bill Landry, of WBIR TV’s Heartland Series for nearly 3 decades, will be at the Fentress County Courthouse, July 18, 5 & 6:30pm, to tell stories from the Smoky Mountains, East Tennessee, and the Upper Cumberland, as well as from his most recent book, When the West Was Tennessee. He will also autograph this and some of his other books, including Appalachian Tales and Heartland Adventures. The event, hosted by the Fentress County Historical Society, is free and open to the public. Everyone is invited.

Cookeville Junior Woman’s Club Monthly Meeting
Jul 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the Cookeville Junior Woman’s Club monthly meeting every third Thursday from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church. The club serves dinner at 5:30 p.m. with the meeting beginning at 6 p.m. The club is a group of women who volunteer there time to the Cookeville Community and raise funds to make a difference locally. If you like to make a difference come and check us out. There is baby sitting available on the premises. For more information, go to the clubs Facebook.

Crossville -Student Orientation – Hosted By Roane State Community College
Jul 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Crossville – New Student Orientation – Hosted By Roane State Community College July 18th 5:30am-7:30pm. New Adult Students Only. Tour the campus and explore what profession awaits you. Roane State Community College Cumberland County Campus is excited to help navigate students thur and to new opportunities. Look them up on-line at Roanstate.edu or on Face Book.

Cookeville – “Third Thursdays In The Park” The Believers Hosted By Dogwood Park Performance Pavilion
Jul 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Cookeville – “Third Thursdays In The Park” The Believers Hosted By Dogwood Park Performance Pavilion July 18th starting at 7:30pm at Dogwood Park. At this FREE family event bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the Bluegrass Gospel sounds of The Believers.

Jul
19
Fri
Cookeville – Water Color & Acrylic Painting Class – Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio
Jul 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Cookeville – Water Color & Acrylic Painting Class – Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio July 19th from 9a-noon. Lynne Looney will be instructing watercolor and acrylic painting classes for beginners through advanced students. Please call 931-526-2424 or come by 186A S. Walnut to pre-register. Fee for each class is $35.

Sparta Amphitheater Bluegrass
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Come and have a listen to some international bluegrass music at the Sparta Amphitheater July 20 from 7 – 9 pm. During this time downtown boutiques and galleries will stay open until 7 pm.

Cookeville – Summer Cinema Presented By Leisure Services and the Depot Museum
Jul 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Cookeville – Summer Cinema Presented By Leisure Services and the Depot Museum July 19th starting at 8:00pm. Summer Cinema at the Depot Fridays 19 & 26
Gather under the stars every Friday night in July as we enjoy a FREE, full-length movie out on the west patio at the Cookeville Depot! Bring a chair or blanket to sit on and we’ll pop the popcorn and chill the sodas ($1 each)!
Friday, July 19 is Christmas in July: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964)
Friday, July 26 is Superhero Cinema: Superman: Fleischer Cartoons (1940s)

Jul
20
Sat
Cookeville – Downtown Green Market
Jul 20 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Cookeville – Downtown Green Market Every Saturday year round from 8:00am – noon. Shop from local growers and producers, with all natural, non-GMO grown produce, beef, poultry, pork, eggs, crafts, baked goods all while enjoying live music. See more at Downtown Green Market on Facebook.

Cookeville – ” Back To School Free Boutique” Presented By Loxx Salon & Spa
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Cookeville – ” Back To School Free Boutique” Presented By Loxx Salon & Spa from 9:00am – 5:00pm school aged children can shop for free. Donated clothing will be organized in racks and by size for shopping made easy. if you are a family of a little help this back to school season or you know a family who could just some help don’t miss the Back To School Boutique where you can shop for free.

Cookeville – Camp HANA Veteran’s Program – Presented By Manna’s Hana Riding Center
Jul 20 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Cookeville – Camp HANA Veteran’s Program – Presented By Manna’s Hana Riding Center July 13th at 3:00 at Manna’s Mana Riding Stable. Camp Hana is designed to bring our military veterans together to work with horses in a quiet environment. This program is run by veterans for veterans and is free of charge thanks to our generous donors.

Cookeville – Farmers Market Fresh Program Presented By The University Of Tennessee Agriculture Extension Office
Jul 20 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Cookeville – Farmers Market Fresh Program Presented By The University Of Tennessee Agriculture Extension Office Saturdays at 9:30 at the Farmers Market. Come out to the market and visit our booth for food demonstrations, tastings, recipes and research based information about your favorite summertime items.

Jul
22
Mon
Cookeville – Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Presented By UCHRA @ UCHRA
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Cookeville – Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Presented By UCHRA . Need help paying your energy bill? Call UCHRA today to see how you qualify for assistance with your home energy bill. Funds for assistance are now available, call today 931-528-1127

Overton County – 4H Plant Sale
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Overton County – 4H Plant Sale
Purchase from local growers to support the Overton County 4H Club.
Clydesdale Farms of Overton County and Young’s Nursery and Greenhouse of Smithville and Gallatin are proud growers for 4-H. Proceeds from plants purchased at these growers will be donated to the Overton County 4-H club.
to order plants direct call 931-823-2735 or e-mail nmarrerro@utk.edu.

Cookeville – Kids Art Class Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio
Jul 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Cookeville – Kids Art Class Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio Every Monday 4:00-6:00pm. There is a kid’s art class, Young at Art, Grades 1-8. Each class is $15. Please call 931-526-2424 or come by Cookeville Art, 186A S. Walnut to pre-register.

Cookeville – “Colorful Expressions” Art Show – Cookeville Art Studio
Jul 22 @ 5:30 pm – Jul 23 @ 4:00 am

Cookeville – “Colorful Expressions” Art Show – Cookeville Art Studio “Colorful Expressions” Art Show from Artists Sandy Miller, Dixie Rose Rackham, and Carol Ludgate. On display thru July. Everyone welcome with free admission for this gathering of art!

Cookeville – Men’s Tennis League Presented By Upper Cumberland Tennis Association
Jul 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Cookeville – Men’s Tennis League Presented By Upper Cumberland Tennis Association Every Monday evening in June from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the Cookevile Community Center Tennis courts. The cost will be $10 for UCCTA members or $15 for non-members. Register by June 1. Find more information on the Upper cumberland Tennis Association Facebook page

Cookeville – Community Band Presented By Cookeville Leisure Services Department
Jul 22 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Cookeville – Community Band Presented By Cookeville Leisure Services Department July 22nd from 7:30pm-10:30pm at the dogwood Park Pavilion. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy this FREE Family Event . The concession stand and public restrooms will be open.
The Cookeville Community Band is comprised of musicians from the entire Upper Cumberland area. The members come from every walk of life and every age, from high school students to senior adults—people who love playing their instruments and taking part in the great American concert band tradition. For information about the band and its upcoming or past concerts, visit CookevilleCommunityBand.org. Follow the band on Facebook at facebook.com/CookevilleCommunityBand and on Twitter COOKEVILLE COMMUNITY BAND
http://cookevillecommunityband.org/

Jul
23
Tue
Fairfield Glade – Guided Hike Hosted By Fairfield Glade
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Fairfield Glade – Guided Hike Hosted By Fairfield Glade every Tuesday enjoy a guided hike with from 9:00am-11:00am. A different trail will be selected each week. Hikes are usually between 2 – 4.5 miles long and range from easy to moderate. Meet at the parking lot near the 4-way stop sign. This is a FREE event enjoy.

Fairfield Glade – Guided Hike Hosted By Fairfield Glade Community
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Fairfield Glade – Guided Hike Hosted By Fairfield Glade Community Every Tuesday from 9:00am-11:00am. Meet at the parking lot near the four way stop sign across from Stonehinge Dr. . Each Tuesday will be a different hike on a Fairfield Glade trail. Hikes are usually between 2 – 4.5 miles long and range from easy to moderate.

Crossville – “Kid Bits Preschool Story Time” Presented By The Art Circle Public Library
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Crossville – “Kid Bits Preschool Story Time” Presented By The Art Circle Public Library Every Tuesday starting at 10:00am bring your preschooler for this FREE story time with Miss. Patty. Children 0-5 and their parent or caregiver can enjoy reading, singing and crafting.

USDA Offers Loans For Beginner Farmers
Jul 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

USDA Offers Targeted Farm Loan Funding for Underserved Groups and Beginning Farmers. USDA defines underserved applicants as a group whose members have been subjected to racial, ethnic, or gender prejudice because of their identity as members of the group without regard to their individual qualities. For farm loan program purposes, targeted underserved groups are women, African Americans, American Indians and Alaskan Natives, Hispanics and Asians and Pacific Islanders. For more information on FSA’s farm loan programs and targeted underserved and beginning farmer guidelines, visit www.fsa.usda.gov/farmloans or contact your local FSA Office. To find your local FSA office, visit http://offices.usda.gov.

Crossville – Tuesdays At The Movies Presented By The Art Circle Public Library
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Crossville – Tuesdays At The Movies Presented By The Art Circle Public Library each Tuesday from 2:00-4:00 this is a FREE event. For more information call 931-484-6790 ext 223 for the weekly feature.

Cookeville – Women’s Tennis League Presented By The Upper Cumberland Tennis Association
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Cookeville – Women’s Tennis League Presented By The Upper Cumberland Tennis Association every Tuesday evening from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the Tennessee Tech University tennis courts. The cost will be $10 for UCCTA members or $15 for non-members. Register by June 1. For more information go to Upper Cumberland Tennis Association.

Crossville – “Taco Tuesday” Bicycle Riding Club
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Crossville – “Taco Tuesday” Bicycle Riding Club Every Tuesday meet at the Cumberland County Bank parking lot from 6:00pm-7:00pm. To promote bicycle riding, there’s a group called “Taco Tuesday”. The group meets every Tuesday weather permitting and ride for roughly an hour. Afterwards the group meets for dinner (Dutch Treat) at the Casa Grande Restaurant located on the Miller Avenue Bypass. The riders consist of mixed skill set, from beginners to advanced riders, young (age 11) and old (age 66) male and female. The beginners will ride 3-4 miles and the more advanced riders will ride from 14-18 miles. This is FREE to attend, no sign up necessary. For more information call Steven Douglas at 931-200-2741

Crossville – Live At The Lake Hosted By Lake Tansi
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Crossville – Live At The Lake Hosted By Lake Tansi Pavilion starting at 6:00pm-8:30pm every Tuesday. This is a FREE event, bring you lawn chairs and enjoy community and music.

Jul
24
Wed
Cookeville – Art 411 – Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio
Jul 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Cookeville – Art 411 – Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio every Wednesday from noon-2:00. The fee is $20 per class. Each class fee is $20. Beginners to advanced, everyone may attend the classes. Please call 931-526-2424 or come by Cookeville Art, 186A S. Walnut to pre-register.

Jul
25
Thu
Cookeville Teens Need Training Program Seeking Artist or Crafter
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Cookeville Teens Need Training Program Seeking Artist or CrafterAre you an artist or crafter? We are looking for a few good volunteers to spend just
one hour per month teaching these skills to our KIDS Matter or TNT youth. To get
started today call 931-526-9793 ext 213.

Jul
26
Fri
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Cookeville – Water Color & Acrylic Painting Class – Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio Lynne Looney will be instructing watercolor and acrylic painting classes at Cookeville July 26th . These classes are for beginners through advanced students. Please call 931-526-2424 or come by 186A S. Walnut to pre-register. Fee for each class is $35.

Cookeville – Summer Cinema Presented By Leisure Services and the Depot Museum
Jul 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Cookeville – Summer Cinema Presented By Leisure Services and the Depot Museum July 26th starting at 8:00pm. Summer Cinema at the Depot
Gather under the stars every Friday night in July as we enjoy a FREE, full-length movie out on the west patio at the Cookeville Depot! Bring a chair or blanket to sit on and we’ll pop the popcorn and chill the sodas ($1 each)!
Friday, July 26 is Superhero Cinema: Superman: Fleischer Cartoons (1940s)

Jul
27
Sat
Cookeville – Downtown Green Market
Jul 27 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Cookeville – Downtown Green Market Every Saturday year round from 8:00am – noon. Shop from local growers and producers, with all natural, non-GMO grown produce, beef, poultry, pork, eggs, crafts, baked goods all while enjoying live music. See more at Downtown Green Market on Facebook.

Cookeville – Invention Convention Presented By The Cookeville Children’s Museum
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Cookeville – Invention Convention Presented By The Cookeville Children’s Museum July 27th starting at 9:00am at the Tennessee Tech Fit Center. Invention Convention is the premier STEM event for kids, ages 2-12, and their families in the Upper Cumberland region of Tennessee. The goal is to engage kids in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) in the most fun way possible. By offering free admission, we ensure that all children are able to participate. The 2019 Invention Convention will be held on the campus of Tennessee Tech, in the Fitness Center. There will be hands-on activities, building displays, competitions, and a robotics showcase.

Cookeville – Camp HANA Veteran’s Program – Presented By Manna’s Hana Riding Center
Jul 27 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Cookeville – Camp HANA Veteran’s Program – Presented By Manna’s Hana Riding Center July 13th at 3:00 at Manna’s Mana Riding Stable. Camp Hana is designed to bring our military veterans together to work with horses in a quiet environment. This program is run by veterans for veterans and is free of charge thanks to our generous donors.

Cookeville – Farmers Market Fresh Program Presented By The University Of Tennessee Agriculture Extension Office
Jul 27 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Cookeville – Farmers Market Fresh Program Presented By The University Of Tennessee Agriculture Extension Office Saturdays at 9:30 at the Farmers Market. Come out to the market and visit our booth for food demonstrations, tastings, recipes and research based information about your favorite summertime items.

Cookeville – Kids Create Carnival Hosted By The Imagine Foundry
Jul 27 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Cookeville – Kids Create Carnival Hosted By The Imagine Foundry July 27th from 3:30pm-7:30pm Imagine Foundry. Experience the first annual Kids-Create-Carnival for an evening of family fun! Carnival Games , Music , Food , Kid-trepreneurs , Prizes , Photo Booth , Make ‘n Take Activities & Much More!
Admission is FREE! Learn more at imaginefoundry.org/fundraiser

Jul
29
Mon
Cookeville – Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Presented By UCHRA @ UCHRA
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Cookeville – Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Presented By UCHRA . Need help paying your energy bill? Call UCHRA today to see how you qualify for assistance with your home energy bill. Funds for assistance are now available, call today 931-528-1127

Cookeville – Kids Art Class Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio
Jul 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Cookeville – Kids Art Class Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio Every Monday 4:00-6:00pm. There is a kid’s art class, Young at Art, Grades 1-8. Each class is $15. Please call 931-526-2424 or come by Cookeville Art, 186A S. Walnut to pre-register.

Jul
30
Tue
Fairfield Glade – Guided Hike Hosted By Fairfield Glade
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Fairfield Glade – Guided Hike Hosted By Fairfield Glade every Tuesday enjoy a guided hike with from 9:00am-11:00am. A different trail will be selected each week. Hikes are usually between 2 – 4.5 miles long and range from easy to moderate. Meet at the parking lot near the 4-way stop sign. This is a FREE event enjoy.

Crossville – “Kid Bits Preschool Story Time” Presented By The Art Circle Public Library
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Crossville – “Kid Bits Preschool Story Time” Presented By The Art Circle Public Library Every Tuesday starting at 10:00am bring your preschooler for this FREE story time with Miss. Patty. Children 0-5 and their parent or caregiver can enjoy reading, singing and crafting.

USDA Offers Loans For Beginner Farmers
Jul 30 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

USDA Offers Targeted Farm Loan Funding for Underserved Groups and Beginning Farmers. USDA defines underserved applicants as a group whose members have been subjected to racial, ethnic, or gender prejudice because of their identity as members of the group without regard to their individual qualities. For farm loan program purposes, targeted underserved groups are women, African Americans, American Indians and Alaskan Natives, Hispanics and Asians and Pacific Islanders. For more information on FSA’s farm loan programs and targeted underserved and beginning farmer guidelines, visit www.fsa.usda.gov/farmloans or contact your local FSA Office. To find your local FSA office, visit http://offices.usda.gov.

Crossville – Tuesdays At The Movies Presented By The Art Circle Public Library
Jul 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Crossville – Tuesdays At The Movies Presented By The Art Circle Public Library each Tuesday from 2:00-4:00 this is a FREE event. For more information call 931-484-6790 ext 223 for the weekly feature.

Crossville – “Taco Tuesday” Bicycle Riding Club
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Crossville – “Taco Tuesday” Bicycle Riding Club Every Tuesday meet at the Cumberland County Bank parking lot from 6:00pm-7:00pm. To promote bicycle riding, there’s a group called “Taco Tuesday”. The group meets every Tuesday weather permitting and ride for roughly an hour. Afterwards the group meets for dinner (Dutch Treat) at the Casa Grande Restaurant located on the Miller Avenue Bypass. The riders consist of mixed skill set, from beginners to advanced riders, young (age 11) and old (age 66) male and female. The beginners will ride 3-4 miles and the more advanced riders will ride from 14-18 miles. This is FREE to attend, no sign up necessary. For more information call Steven Douglas at 931-200-2741

Crossville – Live At The Lake Hosted By Lake Tansi
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Crossville – Live At The Lake Hosted By Lake Tansi Pavilion starting at 6:00pm-8:30pm every Tuesday. This is a FREE event, bring you lawn chairs and enjoy community and music.

Jul
31
Wed
Cookeville – Art 411 – Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio
Jul 31 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Cookeville – Art 411 – Presented By The Cookeville Art Studio every Wednesday from noon-2:00. The fee is $20 per class. Each class fee is $20. Beginners to advanced, everyone may attend the classes. Please call 931-526-2424 or come by Cookeville Art, 186A S. Walnut to pre-register.