Cruise-in hits Main Street Sept. 27

Downtown Crossville, Inc. and the Cumberland County Cruisers will host their next Classic Car Cruise-In Saturday, Sept. 27. Live music on the courthouse lawn will be added this month. Rob and Earl Patton will entertain on the big stage beginning at 4 p.m. Admission is free. The classic cars will be parked between Lantana and the Depot on Main Street, including some side streets. Free parking for guests will be available east of Main Street on the streets, business parking lots and church lots. The fun begins at 3 p.m. and lasts until 7 p.m. For more information, call Gene Miller with the Cumberland County Cruisers at 456-4561.



Seminar on metabolic syndrome set Sept. 17

Dr. Stephen Clark, an internal medicine physician with Physicians Associates, will be the guest speaker at a seminar at the Crossville Wellness Complex on Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 11 a.m. Dr. Clark’s topic will be Metabolic Syndrome, and the event is free to the public. For more information about the seminar, please call 456-8870.



Lake Tansi FCE meets Sept. 18

Lake Tansi Family and Community Education (FCE) Club's monthly meeting will be Thursday, Sept. 18, at 9:30 a.m. in the Hiawatha Community Room for brunch prepared by three of their members. U.T. Extension Agent Kelli Bottoms and TNCEP program assisant Paula Proffitt will present the program. Members will also register for the annual Eastern Region Fall Conference held Oct. 1 in Knoxville for $25. They need to be turned in on Sept. 18. The Nov. 9-12 TAFCE annual conference will also be discussed. All are welcome. For more information call Kay at 788-2705.

 

Girl Scout sign-ups set Sept. 19

It's Girl Scout time in Cumberland County. Everyone is welcome. Sign-up registration will be Friday, Sept. 19, from 6-7 p.m. at First Untied Methodist Church across from Crossville Ford.

 

Spring City's fall festival set

Spring City Parks and Recreation Commission, along with the Chamber of Commerce, will be having their fall festival Nov. 1 at Spring City Veterans Park from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, call Liz at (423) 762-8916, BJ Neal at (423) 802-8219 or Betsy Graves at (423) 280-2819.



CLAP meeting changes

Children Loving Aging Parents (CLAP) meets the first Wednesday morning of each month. For meeting location, call Ginny at 456-1537.



Dance at the DAV

Southwind Band plays at the DAV on Sparta Dr. the first and fourth Fridays of the month from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.



Woody Cemetery benefit set

There will be a benefit for Woody Cemetery Sept. 27 from 2-6 p.m. Everyone is welcome. There will be a cookout, music and fun. It will be at the American Legion Building on Hwy. 127 N. Bring your favorite dish. Donations are appreciated. For more information, call 335-7085.



Country music jam set

A country music jam session and potluck supper will be held the third Friday of the month at the DAV building behind Kroger from 5-9 p.m. The dates are Sept. 19, Oct. 17, Nov. 21 and Dec. 19. Everyone is welcome to play, sing, dance or just listen. Admission is $3 and that includes drinks. Call 456-9314 for more information.



Tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps set

Cumberland Mountain State Park will host Michigan-based author Bill Jamerson Sept. 24 at 6:30 p.m. at the recreation lodge. He will present an hour-and-a-half program of songs and stories about the Civilian Conservation Corps, which celebrates its 75th anniversary this year.



House of Hope seeks volunteers

The House of Hope is in need of volunteers one day a week to help sort and size children's clothing for their new clothing room that will be used to keep clothing on hand for families with children and during removals when children need an immediate change of clothing. All referrals for this service will come through law enforcement and the Department of Children's Services. If anyone would like to help, call Denise Melton at 707-2273.



Prenatal classes offered

The Cumberland County Health Department is offering prenatal classes to any expectant parent in Cumberland County. The first class is Sept. 23 on WIC and nutrition, exercise, pregnancy discomforts, effects of smoking, drugs and alcohol and fetal development. Registration is required. Call 484-6196 ext. 1027 and leave a message with your name and phone number if required. Classes start at 5 p.m. and last approximately 2 hours. Attend all classes and receive a certificate of completion.



Stephens Center PCC classes continue

The Stephens Center Parent-Child Connection, a parent’s support group, is offering classes on “Positive Parenting.” The next class is Sept. 18 on implementing parenting, routine 2. They meet Thursdays from 3-4:30 p.m. in room 204S at First United Methodist Church. There is no charge for PCC sessions. Certificates will be given out at the end of the series. Parents must attend all eight sessions to receive certificates. For more information, call 1-800-635-5199.



Regional cancer center support group meets

The CMC Regional Cancer Center support group program will meet Oct. 8 from noon to 1 p.m. Cancer patients, family members and friends are invited. Robert Martin will be entertaining. The meeting will be at noon in CMC's conference center, room C of the new patient tower.

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