6 p.m. SCRAPPERS QUILT GUILD will meet in the Community Room at the Rose Center, 442 W. Second North St. in Morristown. This meeting will feature Jo Kohler speaking about the connection of quilts to the Underground Railroad. Scrappers is dedicated to teaching and improving quilting skills for the novice and experienced quilter through friendships with other quilters. Newcomers are always welcome. For more information contact Debby Rinehart at email@example.com or 423-581-3135.
2 p.m. KEEP COCKE COUNTY BEAUTIFUL will host the Great American Clean Up Kick Off at the city of Newport’s Riverwalk. Local projects will include lake and river clean up, signage projects, beautification projects, tire round-ups and more. Each event will be promoted locally. For more information, call Keep Cocke County Beautiful at 423-623-1050.
1 p.m. The HAMBLEN COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY will hold its regular monthly meeting in Room 2 of the Rose Center located at 442 West Second North Street.
7 p.m. MORRISTOWN-HAMBLEN HUMANE SOCIETY will have its board meeting at the Hamblen County Courthouse.
KNOXPEX 2016 STAMP SHOW will be held at the Holiday Inn Knoxville West, 9134 Executive Park Drive. The theme is ‘100th Anniversary of the U.S. National Park Service.’ The show will be held on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information visit www.sefsc.org/knoxpex.html.
11 a.m. KIDNEY SMART, a no cost, 90 minute kidney disease class will be held at 110 Heritage Court in Greeneville. The class will teach how kidneys function and the common causes of kidney disease (CKD), how medications, diet and lifestyle choices work together to stay healthy and what potential treatment options are available. For questions or to register for the class call 1-888-695-4363 or visit kidneysmart.org/class.
3:15 p.m. KIDNEY SMART, a no cost, 90 minute kidney disease class will be held at 120 Pearce Drive Morristown and will be available in Spanish. The class will teach how kidneys function and the common causes of kidney disease (CKD), how medications, diet and lifestyle choices work together to stay healthy and what potential treatment options are available. For questions or to register for the class call 1-888-695-4363 or visit kidneysmart.org/class.
Noon THE RETIRED TELEPHONE PIONEERS will have its monthly meeting at the Davy Crockett Restaurant. All retirees are invited to attend.
4-6 p.m. GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN CHURCH, 2435 W. Andrew Johnson Hwy., will have a community dinner.
11:30 a.m. THE FEDERATION OF HAMBLEN COUNTY DEMOCRATIC WOMEN will meet at the Morristown Country Club. John Litz will be the speaker.
6:30 p.m. LAKEWAY AREA TOASTMASTERS will meet at Living Promise Lutheran Church, 440 W. 3rd North Street, Morristown, right behind the Rose Center.
6-8 p.m. GRAINGER BANDITS BASEBALL CLUB will have a chili supper at the Rutledge Middle School cafeteria. $5 donation includes drink, chili with sides and dessert. All proceeds go to the Grainger Bandits 13-U USSA baseball team.
8 p.m. BULL MANIA – AMERICAN RIDERS TOUR will be held at the Walter State Expo Center.Tickets are $10 for ages11 and up; $5 for ages 6-10; children under 5 are free.
8 p.m. JAVA JIVE CONCERT SERIES will present Hiroya Tsukamoto at the Rose Center. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students. Call 423-581-4330 for tickets. Show will be in a cabaret style and guests are welcome to bring their own adult beverage. Visit the musician’s website at www.hiroyatsukamoto.com.
CANCELLED-10 a.m. – 2 p.m. IGLOO DAYS will take place at the Talley Ward Recreation Center in Morristown. For the $5 admission price, children can play on various inflatables and games. Tickets are purchased at the door. Parents must be present. For more information, contact Parks and Recreation department at 423-586-0260 or firstname.lastname@example.org.-CANCELLED
THE REUNION COMMITTEE FOR THE MORRISTOWN-HAMBLEN EAST CLASS OF 1966 will meet to continue plans for the 50th reunion to be held August 13. Class members who would like information on this event please email the committee at email@example.com or thru the postal service at Class of 66, c/o Betsy Stubblefield, 700 E. 1st N. St., 37814.
11:45 a.m. ROSE SERVICE GUILD will meet in community room at Rose Center. Meeting will commence at 12:15 p.m. This month’s featured guest will be from the local humane society; information on the progress of a new center and on the many updates will be given. Donations in the way of food, towels and blankets will be greatly appreciated and accepted.
6:30 p.m. THE BROCKLAND ACRES GARDEN CLUB will meet in the home of Tina Wilson, 3420 Spring Creek Dr., Morristown, to make homemade hand sanitizer. For more information call 423-231-2497.
CANCELLED-9 a.m. – 5 p.m. FREE TAX RETURN PREPARATION is available through Morristown-Hamblen Central Services, 2450 S. Cumberland Street. Gross household income should be within 175% federal poverty level to receive free services. Call 423-586-9431 for appointment times.-CANCELLED
9 a.m. FEEDING AMERICA FOOD PANTRY TRUCK will be set up at the Mooresburg Open Arms Mission on Calvary Baptist Road.
10 a.m. FCE (FAMILY & COMMUNITY EDUCATION) SPRINGVALE CLUB will meet in the Community Room at the Morristown Public Library. Haley Stiles from Hamblen County Health Dept. will present “Lifestyles of the Healthy and Happy.” For more information contact UT-Extension at 423-586-6111.
10 a.m. ROSE CENTER QUILT GUILD will meet at Rose Center. For more information visit www.rosecenterquiltguild.com.
11:15 a.m. THE RETIRED TEACHERS OF HAMBLEN COUNTY will be having its first meeting since the fall in the Regency Dining Hall.