Upcoming Events

  • Poetry Lounge @ Sights & Sounds: Ryan Andrews and Joey Jennings — Thursday, November 21, 6:30 p.m. MORE>>
  • Karns Branch Sale — Thursday, November  21, and Saturday, November 23, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. MORE>>
  • Give Big Knox — Tuesday, December 3 MORE>>
  • Bearden Branch Sale — Friday, December 6, and Saturday, December 7, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. MORE>>
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Photo Credit: Friends-sponsored author visits, such as that of Jon Meacham (shown here with Governor Bill Haslam) on President’s Day 2013, contribute to the cultural vibrancy of our community. Photographer: Jack E. Williams