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Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 07:00 AM

Literature Of Resilience And Resistance Sep 26

The Reece Museum / Literature Of Resilience And Resistance

Dr. Katherine Weiss is a professor of English and Chair of the Department of Literature and Language at East Tennessee State University. She received her Ph.D. at the University of Reading in 2002, specializing in the works of Samuel Beckett. She has published several works on the Nobel Prize winning playwright, Samuel Beckett, including The Plays of Samuel Beckett (Bloomsbury 2012) and with Seán Kennedy the co-edited volume Samuel Beckett: History, Memory, Archive (Palgrave/Macmillan 2009). Much of her work on Beckett explores his work as witnessing and surviving the horrors of the Second World War. Dr. Tese Stephens has more than... Continue

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 11:00 AM

Norman Wirzba (seeger, 11 A.m. & Hyder, 5:30 P.m.) Sep 26

Milligan College / Norman Wirzba (seeger, 11 A.m. & Hyder, 5:30 P.m.)

Norman Wirzba, professor of theology, ecology, and agrarian studies at Duke University Divinity School, is the author of such books as Way of Love , The Paradise of God , and Living the Sabbath . His scholarly work centers on equipping both urban and rural church communities to be more faithful and responsible members of creation. For his morning Convocation lecture, Wirzba’s topic will be “Sabbath”; in the evening Honors Colloquium, he will speak on “Food and Faith.”  ... Continue

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 05:30 PM

Tire Swing Sep 26

Painting Parties / Tire Swing

Only $15 to Eastman employees, friends and family. Anyone is welcome to join us. As always we will provide everything required to complete a masterpiece.... Continue

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 08:00 PM

Light Up The Capitol Sep 27

The Capitol Theatre of Greeneville / Light Up The Capitol

The Capitol Theatre has been a centerpiece of Downtown Greeneville for years. Many people are familiar with the prominent Capitol Marquee. After extensive repair and restoration work, on September 27th at 8:00 PM, the historic marquee will be lit once again! The Capitol invites all to come celebrate this historic unveiling. Part of The Restoration of the Capitol Marquee was made possible with a $100,000 Grant from the State Community Block Grant Facade Program, that was given to Main Street Greeneville towards improving downtown buildings. Years of damage to the marquee has prevented it from regularly functioning since the early... Continue

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 07:00 PM

Live Sports Trivia At Taps! Sep 27

Model City Tap House / Live Sports Trivia At Taps!

BY POPULAR DEMAND Model City Tap House invites you to a special Wednesday night sports edition of Live Team Trivia! Grab your crew and come have a fun night drinking some great craft beers and playing live sports trivia! There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places.... Continue

Thursday, September 28th, 2017 06:00 PM

Fall Swing Canvas Class Sep 28

Into the Fire / Fall Swing Canvas Class

Canvas Painting: Swing into Fall Thurs, September 28th from 6-8pm $35 per person Includes instruction, supplies and 16×20 canvas. Pre-registration is required, 423-926-2529 BYOB welcome... Continue

Thursday, September 28th, 2017 06:00 PM

Hurricane Relief Sep 28

Painting Parties / Hurricane Relief

Missed out on a painting you really wanted to do. Well here's your chance. Can choose from any of the 3 picutured above to help support hurricane relief! We provide the 16x20’”canvas, paint, brushes, aprons, and of course excellent instruction! Cost for this event is only $20 and you can secure your spot by emailing us at paintingpartiesinc@gmail.com or sending a message via Facebook Funds from this painting will go directly to YouCaring set up by J. J. Watt of the Houston Texans. Website https://www.youcaring.com/victimsofhurricaneharvey-915053 & for Hurricane Irma relief Convoyofhope.org Sign up today, as seating is limited! Your spot is... Continue

Thursday, September 28th, 2017 07:00 PM

“what Ever Happened To Baby Jane?” Sep 28

The Capitol Theatre of Greeneville / “what Ever Happened To Baby Jane?”

Bette Davis and Joan Crawford ignite the Capitol’s Big Screen in the infamous “What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?” The Capitol Theater of Downtown Greeneville, Tennessee continues their classic film series with 1962’s What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? A gothic thriller that stars two of the biggest names to ever come out of Hollywood, Joan Crawford and Bette Davis. Directed by Robert Aldrich (The Dirty Dozen, Kiss Me Deadly) What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? caused a sensation upon its release, and the production of the film served as backdrop for the recent TV series Feud: Bette and... Continue

Thursday, September 28th, 2017 02:00 PM (27 days, Sep 28 to Nov 11)

Sherlock Holmes And the American Problem Sep 28

Barter Theatre / Sherlock Holmes And the American Problem

Inspired by the Works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle By R. Hamilton Wright Sherlock Holmes is back on the Barter Theatre stage with a new adventure. It’s Queen Victoria’s 50th year on the British Throne and Annie Oakley is the toast of London with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Extravaganza. Join the chase full of mystery, suspense, deceit and brilliant deductions as Victorian England is smashed together with the Wild West in a case that only Sherlock Holmes can unravel. Download study guide. Director's Notes When Arthur Conan Doyle created Sherlock Holmes, the world was in desperate need of him. The... Continue
Running 27 days from September 28th to November 11th.

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