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August 2, 2013

Case Knives offers youth program at Gun and Knife Show

CROSSVILLE — Is your child interested in pocket knives? Case Knives will offer unique and special youth programs Saturday, Aug. 3, and Sunday, Aug. 4, at the Cumberland County Gun and Knife Show. Taught by experienced knife experts from Case Knives, the cost is free.

One hour of classroom instruction will take place in the Country Store at the Cumberland County Community Complex. At the end of the classroom instruction, the participants will take home a handmade wooden knife, knowledge and a lifetime of memories.

W.R. Case and Sons Cutlery Company is an American manufacturer of premium, hand-crafted knives that are passed down for generations. Based in Bradford, PA, Case's offerings cover a wide range of product categories, from traditional folding pocket knives and fixed blade sporting knives to limited production commemoratives and collectibles.

Classes will start at 1 p.m. each day based on a pre-registration list. Any unfilled spaces will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Pre-registration is strongly recommended by calling Donnie Moody at the Cumberland County Community Complex at 484-6431. Parent volunteers are needed. So please indicate interest in this area.

Additional children's activities will be available including Daisy BB shooting ranges, Tennessee National Guard shooting simulators, fire trucks and archery exhibitions by the National Wild Turkey Federation. The Cumberland Mountain State Park will bring their Birds of Prey exhibit on Saturday afternoon.

Cumberland County will be hosting the third annual Gun and Knife Show Aug. 3-4 at the Cumberland County Complex at 1398 Livingston Rd., Crossville, TN  38555. The event is being held to raise funds to promote programs for local kids in the area and to show off the Cumberland County Community Complex to residents and visitors. Entry fee is $5 for adults and $1 for children. Please contact Moody with questions.

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