Daily calendar for Monday 25 October 2021 | Community
STREET KUNG FU CLASSES: Offered from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Clear’s Silat, Street Kung Fu & Tai Chi, 113 E. Broadway Ave., Maryville. For more information, call 865-379-9997 or visit www.StreetKungFu.com.
CHAIR YOGA: Everett Senior Center offers chair yoga from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Tuesdays at the center from Oct. 26 to Nov. 30. Cost is $ 60 for the six-week session or $ 15 per session. session for walk-in visits. Call 865-983-9422 for more information. The center is located at 702 Burchfield Street, Maryville.
TAI CHI: Classes are held 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. (introductory class) and 9:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (advanced beginner) at Everett Senior Center, 702 Burchfield St., Maryville. The cost is $ 5 per class payable to the instructor, Mary Pope. Call 865-983-9422 to register.
BLOUNT COUNTY NEWCOMERS CLUB: Meets at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 26 at the Life Event Center, 627 Tuckaleechee Pike in Maryville with brunch and a story from Maryville. College by Aaron Astor, Associate Professor of History at MC. For more information, visit BCNewcomers on Facebook.
CHILHOWEE VIEW COMMUNITY CENTER: Will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 28 at the center.
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY IN BLOUNT COUNTY: Now accepting applications for new loan and education programs for home buyers. On-demand help is available. Call 865-233-9110 or visit the website www.blounthabitat.org.
INTERNATIONAL NETWORKING TODAY: Meets 9 to 10:30 am Tuesdays at TN Bank, 1311 W. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville. No categorical exclusivity, no attendance policy. The emphasis is on relationships. For more information, visit Networking Today Maryville on Facebook, networkingtodayintl.com or contact Lana Samples at 865-681-9444.
TELLICO VILLAGE ASTRONOMY CLUB: Meet at 7:00 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month in Room D of the Chota Recreation Center, 145 Awohili Drive, Loudon. Anyone interested in astronomy and telescopes is welcome. Meetings will include a discussion of current events in astronomy, star parties in the region, and often feature a guest speaker. For more information contact Roy Morrow [email protected] or 865-293-2860.
FRIENDSVILLE CITIZENS FOR COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT: Meets at 1 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month at the Friendsville United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 204 E. College Ave., Friendsville. The club is open to new members. For more information, call 865-995-2159 or 865-804-4942.
REFERENCE ORGANIZATION OF EXCELLENCE (REO): A group focused on “professional networking at its best” meets on Fridays at 8 am at the Blount County Public Library. Guests are welcome. For more information, contact Marc Smitherman, 566-1663.
CLUB MARYVILLE KIWANIS: Meet on Tuesdays at noon at the Green Meadow Country Club. For more information, visit www.maryvillekiwanis.org.
CLUB ROTARY DE MARYVILLE: Meet on Wednesdays at noon at the Blount County Public Library.
NETWORKING WITH A PURPOSE: Meets 8:45 to 10 a.m. Wednesdays at the Vienna Coffeehouse, 212 College St., Maryville. For more information, call Angel Scott at 865-661-2015 or Michelle Bingham at 865-567-7691.
BLOUNT BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS: Meets at 11:30 am Tuesdays at the Courtyard Grill, 3749 Alcoa Highway.
MARYVILLE BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL: A business referral organization whose primary goal is to increase small business clientele, meets at 7 a.m. on Wednesdays at the Green Meadow Country Club.
MARYVILLE LIONS CLUB: Meets at 11:30 a.m. on the first and third Tuesday of the month at the Shannondale Community Center, 1507 New Providence Road, Maryville. Visitors are welcome. For more information, visit [email protected] or call 865-233-2820.
MARYVILLE BUSINESS SHARING: The free Maryville Small Business Reference Group meets at 8:00 a.m. on the second Thursday of the month at 2724 E. Broadway, Maryville. For more information, contact Petula at [email protected]
Health and fitness
WALKING CLUB: Everett Senior Center offers a free walking club at 9 a.m. each Tuesday and Thursday at the center, 702 Burchfield St., Maryville. Walk at your own pace. To register, dial 865-983-9422.
DANCE SQUARE: The Wagonwheeler Western Square Dance Club dances from 7 to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesdays at Springbrook Gym in Alcoa. For more information, call Heather Courtney at 865-313-7692 or email [email protected]
Self-help, support groups
EDITOR’S NOTE: For a listing of Alcoholics Anonymous, Al-Anon, and Al-Ateen meetings, please check this section every Wednesday.
TOPS No. TN 0390, EAST ALCOA: Meets Tuesdays at the East Alcoa Baptist Church. Weighing at 9 a.m. Program at 10 a.m. For information, dial 379-8329 or 982-3172.
TOPS No. TN 0404 NICKEL POINT: Meets Tuesdays at the Chilhowee View Community Center. Weigh-in at 5:30 p.m. Program at 6 p.m. For information, dial 983-3244.
TOPS No. TN 0334, MARYVILLE: meets on Thursdays at the Baptist Church in Monte Vista. Weigh in at 5:30 p.m. Program at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 216-0285 or 209-5803.
CHRISTIAN SUPPORT GROUP FOR PARENTS OF CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS: Meets Wednesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Fairview United Methodist Church, 2508 Old Niles Ferry Road. For more information and to meet child care needs, call 983-2080.
MEDICARE EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP: will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, October 21 and at 1 p.m. on Monday, November 22 at the Friendsville Community Center, 105 Homecoming Circle, Friendsville. There is no cost to attend. Call or text 865-719-4926 to register.