Tipton Haynes at Johnson City Public Library

Thursday, September 10th @ 6:30pm - Johnson City Public Library - 100 W. Millard St.

The Johnson City Public Library Youth Services will host a special program for kindergarten through fifth graders on Thursday, September 10th @ 6:30 p.m. in the Storytime Room. Tipton Haynes presenter, Wes Spurgeon, will take the young participants back in time to the Civil War when soldiers wore haversacks. Mr. Spurgeon will share what the haversack was used for and what was carried inside it.

Registration for this free program can be done on the Events Calendar at www.jcpl.net or by calling 423-434-4458.

Grandparents Day Picnic

Sunday, September 12th @ 11-12:30pm - Memorial Park Community Center Amphitheater

In honor of Grandparents Day 2015, MPCC will be hosting a Grandparents Day Picnic on Saturday, September 12th, 11am-12:30pm. During this event participants are invited to bring their grandkids and enjoy a picnic lunch outside at the amphitheater followed by exciting yard games and a family craft. Lunch and fun will be provided.

Pre-registration is required for this event. Cost is $1 per person, and registration can be made at the center. If you have any questions please call Memorial Park Community Center at 434-5749.

2015 Winged Deer Lakeside Concert Series

Sunday, September 13th @ 6pm. - Winged Deer Park Lakefront Festival Plaza - Goulding Amphitheatre

Join us for a memorable musical experience Sunday, September 13th, as the Johnson City Symphony Orchestra will open their season, and close out our Lakeside Concert Series, with their annual outdoor Pops Concert entitled "The American Journey". The concert will begin at 6pm, and admission is free! Bring your lawn chairs and picnic baskets. Winged Deer Park is located at 4137 Bristol Hwy, and the Goulding Amphitheatre is off Carroll Creek Road.

For more information, call (423) 283-5815, or email jcparksinfo@johnsoncitytn.org.

Pass Punt Kick Event

Thursday, September 24th @ 5:30pm - Carver Recreation Center - 322 W. Watauga Ave.

Carver Recreation Center, 322 W. Watauga Ave., invites kids ages 6-16 to a fun athletic event on Thursday, September 24th from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Participants will be given three chances in each contest category. First, second and third place winners will be awarded in each age division. Come on out, and show us your skills!

Admission is $1 per person. Pre-registration is not required. For more information, please call (423) 461-8830.

Tweetsie Trail Golf Classic

Save the date for the Tweetsie Trail Golf Classic – a two-day, two-course tournament to benefit the Tweetsie Trail! Activities will be held on October 17th & 18th at Pine Oaks Golf Course (Johnson City) and Elizabethton Golf COurse (Elizabethton).

For more information, visit their website at www.tweetsietrailgolf.org.


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