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Ugly Sweater Workshop and Party at 17th Street Goodwill

Event Dates and Times

12/2/2017
17th Street Goodwill - 713 South Seventeenth Street, Knoxville, TN, 37916
Tis the season to be tacky! Join Goodwill at the 17th Street store near UT's 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 www.gwiktn.org/shareyoursweater.

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, marketingteam@gwiktn.org

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ORAC Gallery of Holiday Shops

Event Dates and Times

12/2/2017
Oak Ridge Art Center - 201 Badger Rd., Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Gallery of Holiday Shops and Bake Sale is our annual fine art and craft sale on December 2nd. It features handmade fine crafts such as jewelry of all descriptions, functional and fine craft ceramics, baskets, woodwork, soaps and lotions, small quilted items, handcrafted ornaments, and a wonderful array of paintings and photography by regional artists.

At the same time, we offer a fabulous sale of homebaked goods contributed by our membership. Cooks and non-cooks alike, stock up on the specialities of local culinary stars for holiday entertaining and gifting.

This is the one time of year that we close down all the galleries and fill every nook and cranny with art, artists, and craftspeople selling their wares. It is not to be missed! Come on out and see what our regional artists have for you. Support your artists and shop small businesses this year!
Director: Leah Marcum-Estes, (865) 482-1441, oakridgeartcenter@comcast.net

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Holiday Shopping Expo

Event Dates and Times

12/2/2017
Doak Elementary School, 70 West St, Greeneville, TN 37745
FREE ADMISSION
DOOR PRIZES THROUGHOUT THE DAY!!!

Please come join us for a fantastic day of holiday fun for the whole family!
There will be a vendor/craft fair with over 45 vendors, kids fun corner, visits with Santa, concessions and baked goods, hay rides, and much, much more!!!
Barbara Richard, (423) 552-3284, cubmaster@pack93.info

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Candlelight Walk 2017

Event Dates and Times

12/2/2017
Veterans Memorial Drive Tellico Plains TN
December 2, 2017
4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Historic Downtown Tellico Plains TN
Veterans Memorial Drive
Contact: Kathy Geren 423-253-7032 or Carrie Brame 423-519-2267

Annual Victorian-inspired Christmas celebration held by the Cherokee Women’s Club and the Town of Tellico Plains.

Stroll through streets illuminated by the glow of candlelight. Ride in a horse-drawn wagon, decorate a cookie, pay a visit to the Grinch, view the beautiful live nativity, stop by the silent auction, and watch the Christmas tree lighting.

Santa Claus will arrive at the Santa House at 5:00 PM. Come by and have your picture taken with Santa and enjoy some refreshments because Santa has to leave at 8:00 PM to head back to the North Pole to make sure the elves are working hard to get all the Christmas presents made.

Downtown merchants open their doors and serve complimentary refreshments to be enjoyed by all.

One of the highlights of the evening is stopping by the Cookie Caper to buy fresh baked cookies and candies, all prepared by the ladies of the Cherokee Women’s Club. Proceeds from the Cookie Caper and Silent Auction go back into the community for college scholarships, town beautification, library support, poetry and essay contests and other opportunities that may need support during the year.




Kathy Geren 423-253-7032
Carrie Brame 423-519-2267

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UT Middle East Ensemble

Event Dates and Times

12/2/2017
Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
An evening of music from the diverse communities of the Middle East, featuring UT students and faculty, and Knoxville community members.
Landin Lynd, musicnews@utk.edu, 865-974-8935

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Holiday Shopping Expo

Event Dates and Times

12/2/2017
Doak Elementary School, 70 West St, Greeneville, TN 37745
Holiday Shopping Expo & Craft Fair
CRAFTS – EATS – SANTA - KIDS FUN CORNER

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 9am – 3pm
Doak Elementary School
70 West Street, Greeneville, TN 37745

FREE ADMISSION & DOOR PRIZES THROUGHOUT THE DAY!!!

Please come join us for a fantastic day of holiday fun for the whole family!
There will be a vendor/craft fair with over 45 vendors, kids fun corner, visits with Santa, concessions and baked goods, hay rides, and much, much more!!! For more information please call (423) 552-3284, or visit pack93.info.
Barbara Richard, (423)552-3284, cubmaster@pack93.info

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Knoxville Holiday Canstruction presented by Messer Construction Co.

Event Dates and Times

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

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CPR, AED & First Aid Classes Certification

Event Dates and Times

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 www.redcross.org.
Gretchen Sherrill
(865) 584-2999
gretchen.sherrill@redcross.org

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Santa Mouse Arts & Crafts Show

Event Dates and Times

11/30/2017 - 12/2/2017
Fairview Methodist, 2508 Old Niles Ferry, Maryville, TN
Come shop and find quality handcrafted items from local artisans, such as basketry, fiber arts, glasswork, gourd art, paintings, soaps, woodworking, and more. Free admission and parking.
Virginia Dockery, 865-661-2460
www.BlountArtsAndCraftsGuild.com

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