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Week of October 29

Monday, October 29-Friday, November 4: Applications For Deklab County Angel Tree Project Available
First Baptist Church LEC Building, Smithville

Applications will be available for the 17th Annual Angel Tree Project from Monday, October 29th through Friday, November 4th. Applications can be picked up October 29th through November 2nd. You will continue to pick up your applications at the Department of Human Services, but the application must be returned in person the following week to the Smithville First Baptist Church Life Enrichment Center.


Monday, October 29: Signups For Youth Basketball
Crossville-Cumberland County Youth Center, Crossville

Sign-ups for youth basketball ages 5-17 are underway through October 31. The cost is $50 per child. For more information, please call 484-9736.


Monday, October 29: Skywarn Spotter Training Class
First Baptist Church, 306 East Central Avenue, Jamestown
6:30pm

Skywarn is the National Weather Service program of trained volunteer weather spotters. Free and open to the public. No prior training is necessary and no pre-registration is required. For further information call Tom Johnstone at 615-754-4633.


Monday, October 29: Stop Smoking, Weight Loss, Stress And Tension Relief Seminar
DeKalb Senior Center, 104 East Main Street #209, Smithville
7pm

The nationwide non-profit organization, Health Awareness Clinics, is conducting a free Stop Smoking, Weight Loss, Stress and Tension Relief group hypnotherapy seminar. Anyone age 12 and over is welcome. There is no pre-registration, just arrive 30 minutes early. A $5.00 donation at sign-in is appreciated. For information call (314) 681-9208.


Tuesday, October 30: Tuesday At The Movies At The Library
Art Circle Public Library, Crossville
10am And 2pm

At 10am, see "Murder By Death" and at 2pm, see "Foul Play." All are free and open to the public, for more information please contact the library.


Tuesday, October 30: Meet The City Council Candidates Forum
Cumberland Meeting Room, Art Circle Public Library, Crossville
5pm-7pm

Bring your questions. Moderator will be Assistant Editor of the Crossville Chronicle Heather Mullinix. For more information, please contact the library at 484-6790.


Wednesday, October 31: First United Methodist Boo Bash
First United Methodist Church, Cookeville
6pm

The community is invited for a traditional Trunk or Treat. Festivities continue until the candy runs out!


Wednesday, October 31: Halloween Downtown
Downtown Smithville
10am-5pm

The Smithville Police Department is sponsoring Halloween Downtown, an event intended to give children the opportunity to trick or treat in a safe and friendly environment. At least thirty eight businesses will be joining the police department. There will be dressing up for Halloween and handing out candy. Children may trick or treat at any participating business.


Wednesday, October 31: Overton Co Rescue Squad Haunted House And Hayride
Wildwood Manor Bed And Breakfast, 361 Standing Stone Park Hwy, Hilham
6:30pm

Enjoy a haunted evening of fun for the whole family as the Overton County Rescue Squad co-hosts a funfilled evening of fall fun and festivities. $7.50/Adult, Children 3 and under free. For more information call 704-5510.


Wednesday, October 31: Republican Party Open House
Putnam Country Republican Party, 406 E Broad Street, Cookeville
10am-9pm

Bring the kids for a treat, costumes welcome. For more information call 528-1900.


Wednesday, October 31: Trunk or Treat
Parking lot at Boma 1st Church of God, 10630 Old Baxter Road
5: 30pm

Treats, cookies, hot cocoa.


Wednesday, October 31: Truth N Treasure Hunt Presented By First Baptist Church Of Crossville
First Baptist Church, 712 South Main Street
6pm-8pm

Sponsored by Generation Next Childrens Ministry.


Friday, November 2: Habitat Chili Cook-Off and Bake Sale
303 Building on Public Square, Smithville
10:30am

Habitat for Humanity of DeKalb County hosts its 9th annual Chili Cook-off and Bake Sale. Chili will be served from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. You can purchase your bowl for $5.00, eat all the chili you want, and vote for your favorite chili and the best decorated booth. Handmade pottery bowls will be available for $10.00. Delicious baked goods will also be for sale. For more information contact Tecia Pryor at 597-7370. To contact Habitat for Humanity of DeKalb County, call 215-8181.


Friday, November 2: Dekalb County Habitat Chili Cook-Off and Bake Sale
303 Building On Square, Smithville
10:30am-1pm

Habitat for Humanity of DeKalb County hosts its 9th annual Chili Cook-off and Bake Sale. Chili will be served from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. You can purchase your bowl for $5.00, eat all the chili you want, and vote for your favorite chili and the best decorated booth. Handmade pottery bowls will be available for $10.00. Delicious baked goods will also be for sale.


Friday, November 2: 10th Annual Mistletoe Market
Leslie Town Center, Cookeville
9am-7pm

The 10th Annual Mistletoe Market is a two-day shopping extravaganza that features 50 local boutiques under one roof and dining in the on-site Cafe. A Together We Care silent auction will also be held to benefit Friends of Cookeville/Putnam County Animals and will include unique auction items donated by generous businesses and artists. Admission to Mistletoe Market is a $2 donation to benefit the Together We Care program that helps 501c3 organizations offset their event costs to raise money for their special causes.


Saturday, November 3: Tee It Up For Life Golf Tournament
White Plains Golf Course, Cookeville
8:30am Registration

Tee It Up and White Plains Golf Course, in association with the Children’s Organ Transplant Association, are sponsoring a golf tournament to raise funds for a needed kidney transplant for local girl, Heather Dishman.


Saturday, November 3: John Allen Memorial Bass Fishing Tournament
Ragland Bottom Marina, Center Hill Lake

The entry fee is $150, per team of two. If you are interested in sponsoring this event please contact (931) 239-2008. Please come out to show your support to this family.


Saturday, November 3: 11th Annual Toys 4 Tots
Stewarts Auto Grooming, 426 West Broad Street, Smithville
10am

Enjoy good food, music, and free vendor sites. Trophies will be given for show. Please bring a "NEW" unwrapped toy. All toys will go to the "ANGEL TREE". Ride $15. Passenger $5. Ride and Show $25. Call 597-5775 for more information.


Saturday, November 3: Dekalb County Fall Cheer Clinic
Infinity Athletics
10am-2pm

For grades K-6. The cost is $30 per participant. Come join the 2012 DCHS Football Cheerleaders as they host a fun day of cheerleading at Infinity Athletics! The squad will be teaching a cheer, some chants, and a dance. Each participant will go home with a trophy as a keepsake for participating. Due to limited space, the deadline for the clinic is Wednesday, October 31 st 5 p.m. Call 215-9050 for more information.


Saturday, November 3: 10th Annual Mistletoe Market
Leslie Town Center, Cookeville
9am-2pm

The 10th Annual Mistletoe Market is a two-day shopping extravaganza that features 50 local boutiques under one roof and dining in the on-site Cafe. A Together We Care silent auction will also be held to benefit Friends of Cookeville/Putnam County Animals and will include unique auction items donated by generous businesses and artists. Admission to Mistletoe Market is a $2 donation to benefit the Together We Care program that helps 501c3 organizations offset their event costs to raise money for their special causes.


Sunday, November 4: The Book Of Revelation Series
Faith Presbyterian Church (OPC), 9177 Roberts Road, Silver Point
11am

Pastor Matt Figura is preaching a preaching series through the book of Revelation. This is no doubt a controversial and exciting book of the bible. The church welcomes all who want to attend. Service begins @ 11am.


Week of November 5

Wednesday, November 7: TN Department of Veteran Affairs outreach event
Community Center, 45 Cordell Hull Drive, Celina
10am-3pm

The Tennessee Department of Veterans' Affairs, in partnership with the U. S. Department of Veterans' Affairs and American Legion Post 18, will conduct a Veterans Outreach Event. The event will serve Clay, Macon, Pickett, Jackson, and Overton counties and is open to Veterans of the Armed Forces, Reserves, National Guard, their survivors and dependents. For more information call Sarah Tinch at 526-6929.


Saturday, November 10: Carmen's Promise Run 5K
Cookeville Campus of Nashville State Community College
8am

Proceeds will benefit Carmen Burnette CPR Education Fund. For more information, email: mike@carmenburnette.com. Register online at carmenburnette.com/5k.


Saturday, November 10: Autumn Princess, Autumn Sweetheart, & Fall Fest Pageants
Dekalb County Complex

Sponsored by the Smithville Business & Professional Women’s Club. The pageants are open to girls from ages 7-years-old through high school age. Applications are available at the Smithville Review, Liberty State Bank, Creative Styles and Extreme Looks Salon. Entry fee is $20.


Saturday, November 10: Benefit Yard Sale For Home Away From Home
Midway Fire Hall, 4908 Newton Rd, Crossville
7am-2pm

Home Away From Home is having this yard sale in order to provide Christmas presents for 84 children. Breakfast will be served from 7 to 9 pm and lunch will be served from 12 noon to 2 pm. A Corn Hole Tournament also, $10 per team or $5 per person. For any donations or questions, please call Kathy Wilson at 248-2672 or 788-6461 or Sheena Wilson at 267-9730 or Home Away From Home at 484-3238.


Saturday, November 10: Autumn Princess, Autumn Sweetheart, & Fall Fest Pageants
DeKalb County Complex, 104 West Public Square, Smithville
3-9pm

The Smithville Business & Professional Women’s Club’s annual Autumn Princess, Autumn Sweetheart and Fall Fest pageants are scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 10, to be held at the DeKalb County Complex. The pageants are open to girls from ages 7-years-old through high school age. Applications are available at the Smithville Review, Liberty State Bank, Creative Styles and Extreme Looks Salon. Entry fee is $20 and the deadline for entry is Nov. 2.


Sunday, November 11: The Book Of Revelation Series
Faith Presbyterian Church (OPC), 9177 Roberts Road, Silver Point
11am

Pastor Matt Figura is preaching a preaching series through the book of Revelation. This is no doubt a controversial and exciting book of the bible. The church welcomes all who want to attend.


Sunday, November 11: USO Show To Benefit Crab Orchard Daughters of the American Revolution
Palace Theater, Crossville
1pm and 6pm

Get your tickets at the Palace Theater for $12 each. Local performers depicting entertainers and historic figures from the 1940s through the 1970s including Kate Smith, The Rockettes, Bob Hope, Phyllis Diller, Elvis, Jim Croce, Marilyn Monroe, Dolly Parton, Roy Orbison and more. Proceeds will support the Chapter's historic preservation, education, and patriotic projects for the community.


Week of November 12

Tuesday, November 13: AGLOW Meeting
Chelsea Place Properties, 1150 East 10th Street, Cookeville
7pm

Meetings are the second Tuesday of every month. Aglow International is a global, trans-denominational Christian organization. More than 200,000 Aglow members meet together and minister to an estimated 17 million individuals each year. For more information contact Jimmie at 526-8532 or visit www.aglow.org.


Friday, November 16 - Sunday, November 18: Santa's Workshop
Tennessee Technological University Hyder-Burks Agricultural Pavilion, Cookeville
Friday: 9am-8pm Saturday: 9am-7pm Sunday: 1-5pm

$2 admission, childeren 12 and under free. Over 100 booths, gifts, crafts, and decorations. There will be a silent auction, music, and of course, Santa Clause!


Saturday, November 17: Brassy Christmas Free Concert
Fairfield Glade Community Church, 521 Snead Drive, Fairfield Glade
4:30pm 7:30pm

As a gift to the greater Crossville community for their support to the Southern Stars Symphonic Brass and as a celebration of their 5th anniversary season, the SSSB will be giving 2 free-admission concerts. The concerts will be traditional Christmas and holiday music.


Saturday, November 17 - Sunday, November 18: Santa's Workshop
Tennessee Technological University Hyder-Burks Agricultural Pavilion, Cookeville
Saturday: 9am-7pm Sunday: 1-5pm

$2 admission, childeren 12 and under free. Over 100 booths, gifts, crafts, and decorations. There will be a silent auction, music, and of course, Santa Clause!

 

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