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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

                                                                                       

UPLANDS VILLAGE CALENDAR

Upper Cumberland Tourism Calendar

Crossville Events Calendar

Cumberland County Playhouse

Pleasant Hill Community Church UCC Calendar

Shalom Center for Continuing Education

Tennessee Festivals & Event



 

 


Executive Chat
Tuesday, November 28, 3 p.m.,
Adshead Hall

Uplands Village Interim Executive Director David Zack will discuss current topics. Christine Stinson, Board Chair and Barbara Everett, Finance Committee Chair will be available to provide Village updates as well. Chris Miller, Director of Cumberland County EMS will speak about emergency services offered. If you are unable to attend the program in person, you can watch it via
video conference on your computer; contact Cheryl Heckler for details on how to view the live-stream. A DVD copy of the program will also be available. For further information, contact Cheryl by email at checkler@uplandsvillage.com or call at
277-3519.

 

Cookeville Mastersingers
Christmas Concert
Sunday, December 3
Cookeville

Enjoy Christmas music and support one of our Uplands members, Deborah Holbrook, who sings in the Mastersingers. The 1940s Christmas Radio Show begins at 3 p.m. at Wattenbarger Auditorium in the Bryan Fine Arts Center in Cookeville. Order your $10 concert ticket at: http:// mastersingersinc.com/product/a-40s-christmasradio- show or Call (931) 632-3678. There is no cost for transportation. Uplands Bus will leave from Fletcher Portico at 1:45 p.m., returning vabout 6 p.m. Bus reservation deadline is noon on Thursday, November 30. Call Cheryl at 277-3519 or the Uplands general office at 277-3518 to reserve a seat.
 

Community Chorus
Christmas Concert
Crossville First United Methodist Church,
Monday, December 4

The Community Chorus is joined by choirs from Stone Memorial High School, Cumberland County High School and
Cumberland County Community Handbell Choir. Holiday favorites such as “Deck the Halls,” “Carol of the Bells,” White Christmas Chorus”, and other numbers will be performed. The concert is free, but donations for an annual scholarship fund will gratefully be accepted. The concert begins 6 p.m. Please support two of our Uplands members, Dorothea Bowling and Rose
Hermonat, who sing in the Community Chorus. Uplands Bus will leave from Fletcher Portico at 5:15 pm; returning about 8:30 p.m. No cost for the concert or transportation. Bus reservation deadline is noon on Monday, December 4. Call Cheryl at 277-3519 or the Uplands general office at 277-3518 to reserve a seat.

 

Crossville Christmas Parade
IGA Parking Lot, Main St, Crossville
Saturday, December 9

Bring your lightweight folding chair, thermos of your favorite hot beverage, and bundle up to sit and watch the Christmas Parade. This year’s theme is "Readin' Around the Christmas Tree". The parade begins at the Cumberland County High School at 4 p.m. The bus will get there early in order to get a spot to sit and wait.After the parade the bus will stop at Dublin’s Irish Pub to warm up and enjoy a delicious dinner. Uplands Bus will leave from Fletcher Portico at 3 pm; returning about 7:30 p.m. No cost, but
bring money for the restaurant. Bus reservation deadline is noon on Thursday, December 7. Call Cheryl at 277-3519 or the Uplands general office at 277-3518 to reserve a seat.

 

Cumberland County
Community Band
Stone Memorial High School, Crossville
Thursday, December 14

The Cumberland County Community Band presents their Christmas Concert. There is no admission charge for concert which begins at 7 p.m. Uplands Bus will leave from Fletcher Portico at 5:15 p.m; returning about 9 p.m. No cost for concert or transportation. Bus reservation deadline is noon on Thursday, December 14. Call Cheryl at 277-3519 or the Uplands general office at 277-3518 to reserve a seat.
 

LET'S GO FOR A HIKE

December 5: Cummins Falls
overlook, Cummins Falls State
Park, Cookeville.

We will combine the waterfall overlook and John Cummins trails for a moderate 1 mile loop to view the beautiful 75’
Cummins Falls on the Blackburn Fork River and hear the park story from the Park Ranger. It is a one hour drive to the trailhead. We can eat our packed lunch at a spot along the trail or the park picnic area. December 15: Pogue Creek, Pickett State Park, Jamestown. This moderate 1.7 mile round trip hike featuring sandstone outcroppings, cliffs, rock houses and a
spectacular overlook of Pogue Creek Canyon. It is a 1 1/2 hour drive to the trailhead. We can eat our packed lunch at the overlook


 

Executive Chat
Tuesday, January 9, 1 p.m., Adshead Hall

Due to the normal 4th Tuesday hitting the day after Christmas the December and January Executive
Chat will be combined and scheduled on Tuesday, January 9 at 1 p.m. Please note the time change. Uplands Village Interim Executive Director, David Zack will discuss current topics. Christine Stinson, Board Chair, and Barbara Everett, Finance
Committee Chair, will be available to provide Village updates as well. If you are unable to attend the program in
person, you can watch it via video conference on your computer; contact Cheryl Heckler for details on how to view the live-stream. A DVD copy of the program will also be available. For further information, contact Cheryl by email at
checkler@uplandsvillage.com or call at 277-3519



Pioneer Hall Musuem opens for the season with a fine new exhibit created by Sharon Weible, Curator. This is the 130th year of the academy. What was it like to be a student or a teacher in those few years after the Academy first opened its doors? The museum will be open every Sunday from 2 - 5 pm, and on Wednesdays from 10 am - 4 pm for your visits until the end of October. If you have visitors at any other time, feel free to call Sharon at 277-5226, Jeanne at 277-3111, or Chris at 277-3742. We will try to arrange a special tour.
contributed by Jeanne Kingsbury