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Bests, Olins take prize in inaugural Cody Challenge
The first FFG Bocce Club Cody Challenge was held with 36 players participating. A great time was had by all participants who enjoyed a bbq pork meal after play. Congratulations to our inaugural Cody Challenge winners. Pictured, from left, Mary Best, Bill Best, Dick Olin and Pat Olin.
Come out and play with Silver Sneakers team Aug. 12
Your new Silver Sneakers team invites you to their free open house and exercise demonstration at noon on Tuesday, Aug. 12 at the First Baptist Church Discovery Center, 5160 Peavine Rd., across from the Food City shopping center at the corner of Lakeview Rd.
McNickle to present special watercolor workshop at PCAC
Nationally-known guest artist Thomas McNickle will present a three-day watercolor workshop Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 29 and 30 and Oct. 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Plateau Creative Arts Center (PCAC). This will be McNickle’s first visit to the Art Guild at Fairfield Glade.
Memory Care event offers resources
Fairfield Glade Resident Services (FGRS) hosted their most successful event to date on Monday, with an informative seminar on Memory Care. Featured speakers were John Dougherty, M.D., co-chair of the medical board of the Pat Summitt Foundation, his son, Andrew Dougherty and Rae Hozer. Attendees had the opportunity to visit 26 vendor booths loaded with informational resources on Alzheimer's disease and dementia. This well-attended event was the second FGRS Community Information Event of 2014, drawing a crowd estimated at around 350 attendees. The next FGRS function will be a fundraising concert slated for Aug. 21–22. Tickets for "Anything Goes" will go on sale July 21 and will be available at the FGRS Center at 4929 Peavine Rd. Ste 102, and at the Community and Conference Center in Fairfield Glade. More information will follow in next week's edition of the Glade Sun.
Ladies Club presents $22,500 in scholarships
The year-long fundraising efforts of the Fairfield Glade Ladies Club came to fruition at the June meeting. More than $57,575 was distributed to deserving entities in Cumberland County which included $22,500 in scholarship awards
The next generation
Twenty-one children recently participated in a junior golf clinic in Fairfield Glade. The class consisted of two days of range instruction and one day of instruction on the golf course. Attending were Brendon Centa, Wesley Mills, Luke Bass, Adam Maas, Alex Salta, Katie Salta, Dylan Marney, Jackson Kaufman, Nicholas Vegter, Zach Vegter, Isabel James, Luke Welch, Nick Welch, Natalie Combs, Josh McMackin, Kassie Lavigne, Bryse Elmore, Eli Billingsly, Harley Shaver, Logan Scott, and C.J. Scott. Instructors were Jeff Houston, Jeremy Jones and Adam Forgey.
Women's Open patron sponsorships available
The city of Crossville and the Tennessee Golf Association has announced a special incentive to the 2014 Golf Capital of Tennnessee Women's Open Golf Tournament.
Rat Pack returns to Curtain Call
You asked for it and we're gonna make it happen. The Curtain Call Players are reprising their most popular show, The Rat Pack. We've been told that our shows are raising the bar on dinner show expectations.
Mid-July painting classes at CATS Gallery
Mara Trumbo will conduct two separate painting classes during mid-July at the CATS Gallery in the Crossville Mall. On Monday afternoon, July 21, from 1 to 4 p.m., the painting will be "African Sunset." The cost is $35 for adults and $25 for students 14-18 years. Canvas and all materials are included.
On Saturday, July 26, a full-day class will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will be "Tennessee Iris and Lace" with oil on acrylic background. The fee for the all-day class will be $65 for adults and $50 for students 14-18 years, again with canvas and all materials included.
Registration and payment is required via telephone (210-5588) or on location at the CATS Gallery in the Crossville Mall, south of I-40, near Genesis Rd. exit 320.
Paint watercolor hydrangeas with artist Le Voss
Hydrangeas fascinate both gardeners and artists because unlike most other plants, the color of hydrangea flowers can change dramatically. Painting hydrangeas is a satisfying way to enhance and preserve their colorful beauty.
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