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Jul
17
Tue
Crochet Classes at the Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville
Jul 17 @ 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
Jul 17 @ 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 Tuesdays at the Movies
Jul 17 @ 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.

Ballroom Dance Classes at Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville
Jul 17 @ 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.

Terrific Tuesdays Dogwood Park
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Terrific Tuesdays are for FUSE Kids and their parents and siblings July 17 from 6 – 8 pm at Dogwood Park. There will be a drinks and desserts provided each family must bring their own picnic for the evening. Bring towels and chairs. For more information, call Troy Carter at 931-528-3660.

Jul
18
Wed
Crossville Water Aerobics at Dorchester Pool
Jul 18 @ 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 School Nutrition Summer Food Rocks
Jul 18 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Look for our school bus for the Putnam County School Nutrition Summer Food Rocks June 7 – July 20 from 10:30 am – 1:30 pm throughout Putnam County. The lunches are free for children 18 and under. The schedule is as follows:
South Creek Subdivision (10:30 – 10:45 am)
Jere Whitson Park (10:30 – 11:15 am)
Dogwood Park (11:00 – 12:30 pm)
Cinderella Park (11:15 – 11:20 am)
King Street/ Stevens Street area (11:35 – 11:45 am)
Cane Creek Park (12:30 – 12:40 pm)
Algood Baseball Park (12:35 – 12:45 pm)
Cummins Falls State Park (12:45 – 1:30 pm)

Jamestown Summer Food Service Program Free Lunch for Kids & Teens
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Free Summer Lunches are available at York Elementary School through July 20 from 11 am – 12:30 pm daily. The lunch is for all children age 18 and under. All meals must be eaten on-site. For more information, call 931-879-8341.

Monterey Preschool Story Time @ Monterey Library
Jul 18 @ 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
Jul 18 @ 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
Jul 18 @ 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.

Kids Draw at Putnam County Library
Jul 18 @ 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.

Jul
19
Thu
Crossville Water Aerobics at Dorchester Pool
Jul 19 @ 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
Jul 19 @ 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.

Art Guild Class:The Art of Quilt Making with Jane
Jul 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us as we learn how to make quilts at the Art of Quilt making with Jane at the Art Guild. July 12 from 9:30 – 11:30 am. The July class series will highlight sandwich the quilt top (week 1), hand quilting technique (week 2), and machine quilting technique (week 3). Cost is $60 for members and $75 for guests.

Putnam County School Nutrition Summer Food Rocks
Jul 19 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Look for our school bus for the Putnam County School Nutrition Summer Food Rocks June 7 – July 20 from 10:30 am – 1:30 pm throughout Putnam County. The lunches are free for children 18 and under. The schedule is as follows:
South Creek Subdivision (10:30 – 10:45 am)
Jere Whitson Park (10:30 – 11:15 am)
Dogwood Park (11:00 – 12:30 pm)
Cinderella Park (11:15 – 11:20 am)
King Street/ Stevens Street area (11:35 – 11:45 am)
Cane Creek Park (12:30 – 12:40 pm)
Algood Baseball Park (12:35 – 12:45 pm)
Cummins Falls State Park (12:45 – 1:30 pm)

Jamestown Summer Food Service Program Free Lunch for Kids & Teens
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Free Summer Lunches are available at York Elementary School through July 20 from 11 am – 12:30 pm daily. The lunch is for all children age 18 and under. All meals must be eaten on-site. For more information, call 931-879-8341.

Putnam County Kids Lunch
Jul 19 @ 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.

Cookeville Public Relations Night at the Biz Foundry
Jul 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Looking to improve your public relations then join us July 19 at the Biz Foundry for a discussion with David Martin from Heed Public Relations in Chattanooga from 5:30 – 7:30 pm. He will spend one night focusing on two complementary key pillars of a successful marketing campaign: public relations and advertising. He’ll discuss the how they work together, then detail some examples of businesses that do an exemplary job. The night will include time for a workshop session to go through real-life examples from participants. You can work on your actual businesses or business ideas. The event is $20 and tickets are available at www.eventbrite.com.

Jul
20
Fri
TTU Oakley Stem Center Rocket Themed Workshop
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

It’s time to blast off at the TTU Oakley Stem Center Rocket themed workshop July 20 at 9 am and then again at 1 pm. During this session, students and families will travel throughout the process of the Engineering Design Method to build a variety of rockets that can be recreated at home. This session is open to upcoming grades 1st – 8th and students must have a parent or guardian attending this event.

Cookeville First United Methodist Church Red Cross Blood Drive
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Come out and support the Red Cross Blood Drive July 20 from 10 am – 12 pm at Cookeville United Methodist Church.

Cookeville Senior Center “Pickleball” @ Cookeville Senior Center
Jul 20 @ 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 School Nutrition Summer Food Rocks
Jul 20 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Look for our school bus for the Putnam County School Nutrition Summer Food Rocks June 7 – July 20 from 10:30 am – 1:30 pm throughout Putnam County. The lunches are free for children 18 and under. The schedule is as follows:
South Creek Subdivision (10:30 – 10:45 am)
Jere Whitson Park (10:30 – 11:15 am)
Dogwood Park (11:00 – 12:30 pm)
Cinderella Park (11:15 – 11:20 am)
King Street/ Stevens Street area (11:35 – 11:45 am)
Cane Creek Park (12:30 – 12:40 pm)
Algood Baseball Park (12:35 – 12:45 pm)
Cummins Falls State Park (12:45 – 1:30 pm)

Jamestown Summer Food Service Program Free Lunch for Kids & Teens
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Free Summer Lunches are available at York Elementary School through July 20 from 11 am – 12:30 pm daily. The lunch is for all children age 18 and under. All meals must be eaten on-site. For more information, call 931-879-8341.

Putnam County Kids Lunch
Jul 20 @ 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
Jul 20 @ 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
Jul 20 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come out and enjoy The Green Market in Sparta July 20 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.

Rising Above Ministries Family Fun Night
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for the Upper Cumberland special-needs families for a Family fun night July 20 from 6 – 7 pm at Poplar Grove Baptist Church. There will be fun activities for the whole family, as we as food and fellowship. For more information, call 931-526-7473.

Sparta Amphitheater Bluegrass
Jul 20 @ 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 Depot Summer Cinema presents “Santa Claus Conquers the Martians”
Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us for a free viewing of “Santa Claus Conquers the Martians” July 20 at the Cookeville Depot starting at 8 pm. The movie will be on the west patio under the stars so bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. There will be popcorn and sodas for $1 at this event. There will be a new movie every Friday night in July.

Jul
21
Sat
Cookeville Habitat ReStore 15th Anniversary Cookout
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate Habitat ReStore 15th Anniversary in Putnam County at the store from 9 am – 2 pm. There will be a cookout in the parking lot along with giveaways and special deals throughout the store.

Crossville’s Guitar Lessons at the Art Circle Public Library
Jul 21 @ 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.

7th Annual Ice Cream Social Benefit for the Red Boiling Springs Heritage Museum
Jul 21 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The 7th Annual Ice Cream Social Benefit for the Red Boiling Springs Heritage Museum July 21 at the Donoho Hotel at 5 pm. A full evening is planned beginning at 5 pm with all you can eat homemade ice cream for only $7 per person. Individuals are urged to enter a bucket of their favorite homemade ice cream. Attendees will vote for their favorite by placing change in jars at each ice cream station, the one with the most is the winner. The winner will receive a gift basket. A silent auction will be going on throughout the evening and a live auction begins at 7:30 pm.

Monterey’s Woodcliff Baptist Church Hosts Singing
Jul 21 @ 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.

Jul
22
Sun
Historic Clay County Courthouse Hosts Clay County Opry @ Clay County Courthouse
Jul 22 @ 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.

Jul
23
Mon
Monterey Farmer’s Market @ Monterey Farmer's Market
Jul 23 @ 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 Senior Citizens Center Hosts Yoga for Seniors
Jul 23 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 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 Guild Hosts Life Drawing Class
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Expand your art interests and develop your talents at the Art Guild’s Life Drawing Class on every 4th Monday from 1 to 4 pm in Crossville. A live model well be available. Please bring your sketch pad and camera to capture the post.

The cost is $5 per participant for the model fee. For more information, please call (931) 484-3722.

Make A Better Future For Yourself With A High School Equivalency Diploma
Jul 23 @ 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!

Jul
24
Tue
Crossville Water Aerobics at Dorchester Pool
Jul 24 @ 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
Jul 24 @ 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.

Cookeville Senior Center “Pickleball” @ Cookeville Senior Center
Jul 24 @ 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.

DeKalb County’s 4-H Sewing Club
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

If you’re in the 4th – 12th grade and would like to learn to sew, join the 4-H Sewing Club the second Tuesday of each month at the UT Extension office in the DeKalb County Community Center. The meetings are from 3 to 5 pm.

Due to the expense of supplies, there is a $40 fee. For more information, please call (615) 597-4945.

Highlands Residential Services Hosts Free Quit Smoking Class
Jul 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join a free, no obligation Quit Smoking class on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month from 2 to 3 pm at the Highlands Residential Services office in Cookeville. Learn what you need to make the decision to quit smoking.

Sponsored by Highlands Residential Services and UC Anti-Tobacco Coalition in conjunction with Quit 4 Life and Power of Putnam. For more information, please call Kathy at (931) 526-9793 ext. 212.

Jul
25
Wed
Crossville Water Aerobics at Dorchester Pool
Jul 25 @ 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
Jul 25 @ 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
Jul 25 @ 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.

Overton County Agricultural Fair
Jul 25 @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

Join us for family fun, carnival rides, great food and live shows at the fair July 25 -28 at he Overton County Agricultural Fair. Admission is free. All rides and foods must be paid for at each booth.

Cookeville Cane Creek Gymnasium Home School Fitness class @ Cane Creek Gymnasium
Jul 25 @ 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.

Crossville Hosts Free Arthritis Exercise
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Cumberland County UT Extension Agent Kelli Bottoms invites you to a 6 week Free Arthritis Exercise program each Wednesday at 1 pm at Fair Park Senior Center in Crossville. Learn the healthy way to deal with the problem, and be able to cut down on the pain medicine.

This class is free and for more information, please call (931) 484-7416.