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Gaming @ the Library

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Blount County Public Library, 508 N. Cusick St., Maryville, TN 37804
 Saturday, Dec. 9, 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. (2nd Saturday of each month), “Gaming @ Your Library.” Games of all kinds! Board games, Wii Sports, Super Smash Bros., MarioKart, or bring your own Wii or tabletop game to share. There will be multiple screens to multiply the fun. Bring friends! Gaming will take place in the Sharon Lawson Room.
Joan VanSickle Sloan, (865) 982-0981 | 462105023

Pre-Owned Book Sale (Open to Public)

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12/8/2017 - 12/9/2017
Blount County Public Library, 508 N. Cusick St., Maryville, TN 37804
Friday, December 8, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., “Pre-Owned Book Sale – Open to the Public,” in the Library lower level.
o Continues Saturday, December 9 (Open to Public) 9am-5pm, “Pre-Owned Book Sale,” fundraiser for the library where more than 50,000 books are available—$1 for soft cover and $2.50 for hard cover, plus movies (DVD & VHS), audiobooks and specially priced rare books, collectibles and others--by the Friends of the Blount County Public Library (FOL).
Joan VanSickle Sloan, (865) 982-0981 | 460780603

Historic Ramsey House Annual Holiday Wreath Workshop

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Historic Ramsey House Knoxville, TN
Join this wonderful annual workshop. This is one that many people make a traditional part of their holiday season. Make it a family affair, a friend’s day, or just come and enjoy the benefits of a gorgeous natural greens wreath on your own. Our very special head wreath maker, Julia, and her wreath helpers provide all the fixings as well as holiday treats. You need to bring a small pair of hand held garden shears and garden gloves. Social hour begins at 12:30 with the class starting at 1 pm. The class is $35 per person and reservations are required. To buy tickets or for more information, go to
Susan Jones
Historic Ramsey House
2614 Thorngrove Pike
Knoxville, TN 37914 | 460543823

Gratitude Meditation

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Grace Lutheran Church of Oak Ridge, 131 W. Gettysburg Ave., Oak Ridge, TN
Research has shown that practicing gratitude meditation increases one's feelings of gratitude. Surprisingly, it also increases one's well-being and sleep quality and decreases levels of depression. To coincide with the holidays, Grace Lutheran Church of Oak Ridge is hosting a Gratitude Meditation led by Linda Doyle, a trained family counselor and clinical social worker. Please join us at this unique event on Saturday, December 9, at 1:00 pm in the fellowship hall. Grace Lutheran Church is at W. Gettysburg Ave. in Oak Ridge, TN. All are welcome to participate in this FREE event. Childcare will be provided.
Grace Lutheran Church - Mental Health Ministry, (865) 483-3787 | 458002293

Ugly Sweater Workshop and Party at Alcoa Goodwill

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Alcoa Goodwill - 145 North Calderwood Street, Alcoa, TN, 37701
Tis the season to be tacky! Join Goodwill at the Alcoa store near the Maryville College Campus for our festive and fantastic ugly sweater crafting workshop! Create your very own tacky Christmas sweater while enjoying hot chocolate, holiday cookies and your favorite carols.

Goodwill will provide all the supplies you need to bedazzle and bedeck your custom sweater. Your registration includes a sweater in your size and everything you need to make it the shiniest, jingliest, tackiest and most festive sweater at your next Christmas party.

Children are welcome at this event, though we do suggest that an adult be present to help attach decorations to the sweaters.

After you create your masterpiece, be sure to enter Goodwill’s annual “Share Your Sweater” contest for the chance to win a Goodwill shopping spree! Details at

Proceeds from this event support Goodwill’s vocational training programs and employment services for individuals with barriers to employment, helping to build Knoxville into a stronger community. Goodwill Industries-Knoxville served over 3,750 individuals in 2016!
Goodwill Marketing Team, 865.588.8567, | 451606113

Christmas Concert with Lawson Bates

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Black Oak Heights Baptist Church, Knoxville, TN
Lawson Bates will be performing a Christmas concert benefiting Hope Resource Center, a Knoxville non-profit organization.
Emily Ratliff 865-525-4673 x.112 | 450648433

Knoxville Holiday Canstruction presented by Messer Construction Co.

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11/21/2017 - 12/13/2017
Knoxville Convention Center
Knoxville Holiday Canstruction is a creative and fun art exhibition with a serious purpose – fighting hunger. For the fifth year in a row, local companies will team up to design and construct large holiday-themed art sculptures made up of canned food items, which are placed on public display at the Knoxville Convention Center for families to visit throughout the holiday season. So far, Knoxville Holiday Canstruction has donated more than 110,000 canned food items to Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee and plans to exceed those goals in its fifth year.
Francie Fisher
6152424400 | 450465333

CPR, AED & First Aid Classes Certification

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10/11/2017 - 12/11/2017
American Red Cross, 6921 Middlebrook Pike, Knoxville, TN, 37909
During this American Red Cross certification course, you will learn the following skills; First Aid, CPR for the professional rescuer, how to respond in the event of an emergency.

Age: 16+

Course Price Ranges: Lowest Price: $25.00 Highest Price:$113.00
* Military personnel discounts are available

For more information, please call (865) 584-2999 or visit our website
Gretchen Sherrill
(865) 584-2999

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