6 p.m. DIGITAL SCRAPBOOKING CLASS will be held at Rose Center. Pre-registration required with payment of $40 for Rose Center members and $45 for non-members.
6 p.m. JEWELRY WORKSHOP will be held at Rose Center. Liz Michael will be teaching the class. Students can learn the basics of beading, crimping and looping techniques. The fee is $30 for RoseCenter members and $35 for non-members. Materials included.
Since releasing their self-titled debut album in 2010, The Band Perry have ascended to dizzying heights. Fronted by Kimberly Perry and rounded out by her younger brothers Neil and Reid, the band has notched a string of hit singles, including the quadruple-platinum “If I Die Young” (which climbed to No. 1 on Billboard’s Country and AC charts), the platinum “You Lie,” and the Country No. 1 “All Your Life.” They’ve also enjoyed sold-out tours and a showering of honors, including multiple ACM, CMA, and CMT Music awards, as well as Grammy, Teen Choice, AMA, ACA, and Billboard Music award nominations – all of which has cemented the sibling trio as one of the hottest acts in recent history.
8 a.m. HANDGUN CARRY PERMIT CLASS will be held at the Dandridge Police Department. To register, call 865-397-8862 ext. 26 or 865-356-7423.
10 a.m. THE KIRBY-SMITH 327 SEWANEE CHAPTER of the UDC will have its monthly meeting at the Franklin Pearson House in Cowan. The guest speaker will be Dr Derek Frisby, Associate Professor of History at MTSU.
10 a.m. THE VVA CHAPTER 1073 will hold their monthly meeting and elections. All Vietnam and era veterans are invited to attend. If you want to attend this meeting, take a copy of your DD 214. Its $20 to join.
7 p.m. THE LEE VALLEY MUSIC BARN, 500 Lee Valley Road, Whitesburg, presents and evening of bluegrass gospel music Friday night May 2, at 7 p.m. Featured guests will be The Gospel Plowboys from Salisbury, N.C. There is no charge for admission and there will be food and door prizes. Visit www.theleevalleymusicbarn.com or call 423-235-6152 for information.
1-3 p.m. BBQ FUNDRAISER will be hosted by Thorn Hill Volunteer Fire Department. The cost is $8 for BBQ, potatoes and onions, baked beans, dessert and a drink. Johnny Burchell Group, Anita and Wendell and Tammy Marshall will be performing. There will be a mystery drawing, with tickets costing $1.
Friday, May 16
5p.m. – Bill Mize
6p.m. – Jeanette Williams Band
7p.m. – Jimbo Whaley & Greenbrier
8p.m. – Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out
Saturday, May 17
1p.m. – Willow Osborne
2p.m. – Dale Ann Bradley
3p.m. – Chris Jones & The Night Drivers
4p.m. – Bobby Osborne & Rocky Top Xpress
5p.m. – Dale Ann Bradley
6p.m. – Chris Jones & The Night Drivers
7p.m. – Bobby Osborne & Rocky Top Xpress
8p.m. – The SteelDrivers