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Jan
24
Thu
Putnam County Library Computer Education Class: Facebook
Jan 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us at the Putnam County Library for Computer Education class on Facebook January 24 from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. The class will be taught by a professional instructor. For more information, call 931-526-2416.

Jan
25
Fri
Cookeville Senior Center “Pickleball” @ Cookeville Senior Center
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Seniors are you looking for a fun new sport to join then head over to the Cookeville Senior Center for “Pickleball” January 5 at 10 am. It’s a paddle sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong. This sport is offered every Tuesday and Friday. For more information, call 931-526-9318.

Putnam County Library Computer Education Class: Web Design
Jan 25 @ 11:00 pm – Jan 26 @ 12:00 am

Join us at the Putnam County Library for Computer Education class on Web Design January 25 from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. The class will be taught by a professional instructor. For more information, call 931-526-2416.

Jan
26
Sat
Cookeville Microchip Clinic
Jan 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join us for the microchip clinic January 26 at PetSmart from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. All pets needing to be microchip must be on a leash or in a carrier and be at least 8 weeks old. Cost is $10 and no limit on the number of pets to be micro-chipped. This event is being held by Focus on Cumberland County Animal Shelter.

Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Sparta Job Fair
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us for a Sparta Job Fair January 22 at Sparta Civic Center. from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Job seekers should bring with them to the fair a resume and dress for possible interviews.

Cookeville Intermediate Belly Dancing Class
Jan 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Ever want to learn how to belly dance? Then join us for the intermediate class of Middle Eastern Belly Dance at the Cane Creek Recreation Center January 12 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Travis Jarrell will be the instructor for the intermediate class. You will learn to dance with a veil and play finger cymbals. Intermediate class is $50 and will continue every Saturday through March.

Cookeville Beginning Belly Dancing Class
Jan 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Ever want to learn how to belly dance? Then join us for the beginners class of Middle Eastern Belly Dance at the Cane Creek Recreation Center January 12 from 12 – 1 p.m. Travis Jarrell will be the instructor for the beginner class. You will learn to dance with a veil and play finger cymbals. Beginners class is $30 and will continue every Saturday through February.

3rd Annual Black & Gold Pageant
Jan 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The third annual Black & Gold Pageant to benefit the Upperman High School track team will be January 26th at 1 p.m. at Upperman High School. It’s hosted by Pageants With Purpose. You can enter the pageant at the door the day of the event from 12 – 1 p.m. or pre-register. Find more details on our Facebook page: 2019 Black & Gold Pageant. It’s open to girls ages 0-18 and boys ages 0-6.

Jan
27
Sun
Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Jan 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Historic Clay County Courthouse Hosts Clay County Opry @ Clay County Courthouse
Jan 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Local and regional talent take the stage February 27 at the Historic Clay County Courthouse for the Clay County Opry at 12 pm. The Opry features country, blues, gospel, bluegrass, jazz and southern rock. The Opry takes places every fourth Saturday. The event is free to the public with donations to performers accepted. For more information, please call Diane at (931) 243-3338.

Jan
28
Mon
Monterey Farmer’s Market @ Monterey Farmer's Market
Jan 28 @ 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.

Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Crossville Cumberland Plateau Vietnam Veteran’s meeting @ Senior Citizens of Cumberland County building
Jan 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

All Vietnam Era Veterans are welcomed to the attend the Cumberland Plateau Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 1015 meeting January 29 at 5 pm at the Senior Citizens of Cumberland County building. The meeting social hour includes snacks followed by the meeting at 6 pm. The group meets the last Monday of each month. For more information, call Jim Ernst at 931-778-1457 or Bob Opthof at 973-670-5804.

Make A Better Future For Yourself With A High School Equivalency Diploma
Jan 28 @ 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!

Jan
29
Tue
Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Cookeville Senior Center “Pickleball” @ Cookeville Senior Center
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Seniors, are you looking for a fun, new sport to join? Then head over to the Cookeville Senior Center for “Pickleball” January 9 at 10 am. It’s a paddle sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong. This sport is offered every Tuesday and Friday. For more information, call 931-526-9318.

Jan
30
Wed
Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Monterey Preschool Story Time @ Monterey Library
Jan 30 @ 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.

Cookeville Cane Creek Gymnasium Home School Fitness class @ Cane Creek Gymnasium
Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Home school students looking for fun sports to play come join the Home School Physical Fitness 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.

Jan
31
Thu
Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

A Woman’s Heart
Jan 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for “A Woman’s Heart” event at the Leslie Town Center January 31 from 5 – 8 p.m. The event will feature a Heart Healthy dinning, a fashion show, silent auction, heart education and the presentation of the Martin Coffey Award. Tickets are $40. The event is presented by the Cookeville Regional Medical Center Tennessee Heart.

Feb
1
Fri
Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Cookeville Senior Center “Pickleball” @ Cookeville Senior Center
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Seniors are you looking for a fun new sport to join then head over to the Cookeville Senior Center for “Pickleball” January 5 at 10 am. It’s a paddle sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong. This sport is offered every Tuesday and Friday. For more information, call 931-526-9318.

Feb
2
Sat
Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Cookeville Intermediate Belly Dancing Class
Feb 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Ever want to learn how to belly dance? Then join us for the intermediate class of Middle Eastern Belly Dance at the Cane Creek Recreation Center January 12 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Travis Jarrell will be the instructor for the intermediate class. You will learn to dance with a veil and play finger cymbals. Intermediate class is $50 and will continue every Saturday through March.

Cookeville Beginning Belly Dancing Class
Feb 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Ever want to learn how to belly dance? Then join us for the beginners class of Middle Eastern Belly Dance at the Cane Creek Recreation Center January 12 from 12 – 1 p.m. Travis Jarrell will be the instructor for the beginner class. You will learn to dance with a veil and play finger cymbals. Beginners class is $30 and will continue every Saturday through February.

Rock Island State Park All Day Outdoor Photography Workshop and Hike
Feb 2 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Join David Duplessis of Tennessee Photographs and a Ranger for an All Day Outdoor Photography workshop February 2 from 8 a.m. -2 p.m. Bring your DSLR, lenses and a tripod. There will be hiking involved so wear appropriate clothing and shoes and bring plenty of water, snack and lunch.

Cookeville Rescue Mission Soup Kitchen Fundraiser
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for the Cookeville Rescue Mission Soup Kitchen fundraiser February 2 at the Leslie Town Center beginning at 6 p.m. There will be a silent and live auction, along with unlimited soup, coffee and desserts. Tickets are $25 per person online or $35 at the door. For online tickets go to Eventbrite.com or call 931-528-5819 ext. 701. All proceeds go to Cookeville Rescue Mission.

Feb
3
Sun
Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Feb
4
Mon
Monterey Farmer’s Market @ Monterey Farmer's Market
Feb 4 @ 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.

Blood Assurance Blood Drive In Memory of Carmen Burnette
Feb 4 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Join us for the Blood Assurance blood drive in memory of Carmen Burnette February 4 from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Blood Assurance office. Make an appointment if possible but walk-ins are welcomed. All donors will receive a free T-shirt and be entered to win a $250 Zales Gift Card. For an appointment call 800-962-0628 or visit bloodassurance.org .

Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Feb 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Make A Better Future For Yourself With A High School Equivalency Diploma
Feb 4 @ 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!

Feb
5
Tue
Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Cookeville Senior Center “Pickleball” @ Cookeville Senior Center
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Seniors, are you looking for a fun, new sport to join? Then head over to the Cookeville Senior Center for “Pickleball” January 9 at 10 am. It’s a paddle sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong. This sport is offered every Tuesday and Friday. For more information, call 931-526-9318.

Feb
6
Wed
Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Monterey Preschool Story Time @ Monterey Library
Feb 6 @ 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.

Cookeville Cane Creek Gymnasium Home School Fitness class @ Cane Creek Gymnasium
Feb 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Home school students looking for fun sports to play come join the Home School Physical Fitness 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.

Feb
7
Thu
Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Feb 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Feb
8
Fri
Millard Oakley Public Library Book Sale
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Join us for the Millard Oakley Public Library Book Sale February 8 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Most Items will sell between .$.50 – $1.00.

Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Cookeville Senior Center “Pickleball” @ Cookeville Senior Center
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Seniors are you looking for a fun new sport to join then head over to the Cookeville Senior Center for “Pickleball” January 5 at 10 am. It’s a paddle sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong. This sport is offered every Tuesday and Friday. For more information, call 931-526-9318.

Feb
9
Sat
Have Breakfast With The North End Volunteer Fire Department
Feb 9 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am

Join the North End Volunteer Fire Department of White County for our monthly fundraiser. The second Saturday of each month from 6 to 9am, we have the biggest country breakfast you’ve every seen with ham, sausage, eggs, gravy & biscuits, grits and potatoes. We promise you won’t leave hungry. It’s all you can eat, $7 for adults and $3 for children. That’s the second Saturday of each month at the North End Volunteer Fire Department, 115 South Bunker Hill Road in Sparta.

Monterey VFW Post 6277 Open House @ Monterey VFW
Feb 9 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

All veterans and their families are invited to the Monterey VFW Post 6277 open house February 10 from 8 – 10 am. There will be coffee and donuts served. The open house will be every second Saturday of each month. For more information, call 931-839-7830.

Millard Oakley Library Book Sale
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us for the Millard Oakley Public Library Book Sale February 9 from 9 a.m. – 52 p.m. Most Items will sell between .$.50 – $1.00.

Cookeville History Museum exhibit “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville”
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for a very cool exhibit at the Cookeville History Museum that is showing now through March 23 called, “Lane Motor Museum Travels to Cookeville” from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This free exhibit features several micro cars. Make sure you stop by before it heads back to Nashville.

Tennessee Tech Cupid’s Chase 5K
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for the Tennessee Tech Cupid’s Chase 5K February 9 at 10 a.m. Community Options, Inc. invites runners, walkers, and rollers like baby strollers and wheelchairs to help raise funds to make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities.To register go to www.cupidschase.org.

Cookeville Intermediate Belly Dancing Class
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Ever want to learn how to belly dance? Then join us for the intermediate class of Middle Eastern Belly Dance at the Cane Creek Recreation Center January 12 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Travis Jarrell will be the instructor for the intermediate class. You will learn to dance with a veil and play finger cymbals. Intermediate class is $50 and will continue every Saturday through March.

Cookeville Scavenger Hunts
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Spend the second Saturday of each month now through March 9th exploring Cookeville’s historic West Side District with our free Scavenger Hunts. Get an entry form and refreshments at the Cookeville Depot Museum. Follow the clues, replicate images with a digital camera or cell phone to be entered in a prize drawing for a gift basket.