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10th Annual All Access Outdoor Festival

10th Annual All Access Outdoor Festival

 

Join the University of Tennessee Outdoor Program Friday, February 22nd through Sunday, February 24th for the 10th annual All Access Outdoor Festival held on and around the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.  In its tenth year, this festival emphasizes preserving and engaging in the outdoors. 

Free Child Car Seat Checkpoint Today

Free Child Car Seat Checkpoint Today

The Knoxville Police Department will conduct a free child car seat checkpoint on today from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at 917 E. Fifth Avenue.

According to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA), 80% of all child restraints are used incorrectly. 

During the KPD checkpoint, child car seats will be checked by a certified car seat technician.

The technicians will provide instructions and demonstrate the correct way to install your child's car seat.

The Area's Largest Used Book Sale Coming in Early March

The Area's Largest Used Book Sale Coming in Early March

 

The Salvation Army is serving up free lunch Friday on Market Square

The Salvation Army is serving up free lunch Friday on Market Square

The Salvation Army of Knoxville will be on Market Square Friday serving free soup to the public to spread the word about it's Soup and Shelter Club.

The Salvation Army's 2013 Souper Bowl is taking place the Square from 11:30am to 1pm.  There is no charge for the lunch, but donations are appreciated.  

Child Safety Seat Checkpoint Feb. 9

Child Safety Seat Checkpoint Feb. 9

The Knoxville Police Department will conduct a free child car seat checkpoint on Saturday, February 9 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at 917 E. Fifth Avenue.

According to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA), 80% of all child restraints are used incorrectly. 

During the KPD checkpoint, child car seats will be checked by a certified car seat technician.

The technicians will provide instructions and demonstrate the correct way to install your child's car seat.

Popular design blog highlights all things great about Knoxville!

Popular design blog highlights all things great about Knoxville!

The super popular Design*Sponge has just realased a pretty great little city guide for Knoxville. 

The design blog, that boasts hundreds of thousands of followers across the globe, gives folks outside the Volunteer state a great peek inside the wonderfully ecelctic and local flair our great little Knoxville has to offer!

Project Wear and Share

Project Wear and Share

 

This February Goodwill Industries- Knoxville will partner with local dry cleaners throughout our 15 county service area to host a clothing drive. Participating dry cleaners will collect and dry clean gently used items donated by their patrons. These items will be given to Goodwill stores and resold in order to benefit Goodwill's job training and placement programs.