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The 12th Annual CRYSA Summer Camp will be June 6-10, 2016 at the Dr. Carl T.Duer Sr. Soccer Complex! Registration Forms will be at the Crossville Parks and Rec. Office on Industrial Blvd. starting May 1st. DEADLINE to register is MAY 23rd. Ages 5 through 16 are welcome to attend camp!
Contest Time! It's your turn to submit a CAMP THEME! You can submit your suggestion via email at email@example.com. Please submit only one per player and include contact info. Winning theme from last year was "Learning About Life With A Ball At My Feet." The CRYSA Board will vote and decide the winner by May 9th. The winner will be able to attend camp free of charge!
Camp details for the week:
Half-Day Camp (9am till 12:30) = $65 for the week
Full-Day Camp (9am till 4pm) = $110 for the week
Elite Camp (9am till 4pm) = $160 for the week
* Elite Camp will be lead by Coach Michael Husbands. Husbands holds a "D" license and played college soccer at Wingate University. He has coached at the collegiate level as well. He was named the Coach of the Year for the district as the head men and women's soccer coach at SMHS. Elite Camp is for advanced only players age 11 and up with a concentration on skills and tactics.
The CCHS Lady Jets Basketball Team will host their annual basketball camp on Thursday, May 26th & Friday, May 27th from 9am–Noon at CCHS. All Cumberland County Boys & Girls in grades K-8 are invited to attend. Camp t-shirts and certificates will be given to all campers and concessions will also be available. Registration forms can be picked up in the front office at CCHS. Please contact Coach Radhika Miller @ 931.337.1559 for additional questions and info. The CCHS Lady Jets Basketball Team & Coaching Staff look forward to seeing you at the 2016 Lady Jet Basketball Camp.
Stone Memorial Panthers Football will be holding a mandatory Parent meeting on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 6 p.m. in the SMHS Auditorium, for everyone wanting information about any level of panther football. This includes upcoming 7th-12 graders.
If you’re looking for a new career, then the TCAT center in Crossville is your opportunity to talk to more than 30 recruiters, who are looking to hire full-time, part-time, and internship positions. That’ll be at the TCAT Center Career Fair on May 26th from 11am-2pm. This event is free and open to the public. Tours will also be available for anyone interested in the 15 programs offered at Crossville’s Tennessee College of Technology. Any employers who are interested in participating in this event are asked to contact Jena Demars at 931-484-7502 ext. 127 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pine Grove Walk This Way VBS 2016
This summer we want to take your kids on a journey to learn how to:
•Listen to God
•Talk to God
•Share their faith
Where: Pine Grove Church of God of Prophecy 1171 Lawson Road, Crossville, TN
When:Monday, May 23rd-Friday, May 27th 6:00-8:30 pm/Friday, May 27th at 6:00 pm will be a Worship Celebration for the whole family!
Who: Toddlers-12th grade.
*Toddler must be potty trained and able to separate from his or her parents with ease.
Please contact vbs director, Carol Erickson at email@example.com/931-510-3662 with any questions or to arrange a bus pick up.
A patriotic learning or teaching moment is coming May 28th at 1 p.m. at the Crossville Outlet Center, 228 Interstate Drive in Crossville. A Veterans Color Guard, Soldiers, Boy and Girl Scouts in uniform will perform two special ceremonies: The Flag Ceremony and the Missing Man Ceremony in the mall with a question and answer period afterward to explain the why and what these ceremonies are all about. The National Anthem will be sung and a time to meet and greet the Vets, Soldiers and Scouts is also scheduled. Vets are encouraged to come, displaying their service. This is a free event for the whole family and is sponsored by the Crossville Model Railroad Club.
The Cumberland School District believes that all students have a right to a safe, healthy, nurturing enriched learning environment.
The Cumberland County school system WILL NOT TOLERATE acts of bullying, intimidation or harassment of any student through words and actions. If you or someone you know is being bullied, please contact our anonymous bully hotline at 931-244-1055!
CCHS Jets Baseball Summer Camp is May 31 thru June 2. The clinic is open to ages five to twelve and includes throwing, catching, hitting, base running and defensive skills. Cost is only twenty dollars. Call or text CCHS Head Baseball Coach Dave Prichard at 22.214.171.124.126.96.36.199.2.1.
The Art Circle Public Library will be closed Monday, May 30, 2016 in observance of Memorial Day.
The Cumberland Plateau Antique Tractor and Engine Association is a club dedicated to preserving antique tractors, engines and farm equipment and they would like to increase membership. They hold an informal social and business meeting on the first Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Shoney’s Restaurant in Crossville. Membership is only $10 a year. Families are welcome and meetings are free. For questions about the Cumberland Plateau Antique Tractor and Engine Association call Club President Charlie Orme at 423-533-2478 or Club Secretary Lyle Dobey at 931-484-0475.
2016 Crossville Warriors Baseball Tryouts will be held Tuesday, May 31st, from 5:00 to 7:00 at the Stone Memorial High School Baseball Field. The Crossville Warriors, a travel baseball program, consists of 2 teams: (10u and 11u). The season consists of weekend tournaments in June, July, and August. The tournaments will be in Knoxville, Nashville, and Crossville. If you have a son that has elite baseball skills and would like to potentially be part of the Crossville Warriors program please bring him to tryouts. Tryouts are ages 9, 10 and 11 and please wear baseball attire.
Stitch, Show, & Share Quilt Guild is holding a quilt show on May 2nd and 3rd in the agricultural building of the White County fairgrounds. Friday 8:30-5 and Sat 8:30-4. Admission is $5.
"The Plateau Corvette Club invites all area Corvette owners to its monthly meeting held on the first Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m. The next meeting will be on June 2nd at the Crossville Outlet Center meeting room at 228 Interstate Drive. Join them and meet new people as events are planned that all Corvette owners can enjoy. For more information e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit their web site at "plateaucorvetteclub.com"
There will be a blood drive held in memory of Destiny Keathley at the Cumberland County Community Complex on Wednesday June 8th from 5-8 pm. It will take place in the exhibit hall. To schedule your appointment, visit redcrossblood.org, and enter the sponsor code “CCCC”
The Knights of Columbus of Crossville will be hosting its 24th annual charity golf tournament on Wednesday, June 15 at Bear Trace Golf Course. The format will be a four-person scramble. The entry donation is $75 per person ($300 per foursome) and includes greens fees, cart fees, one mulligan and an awards banquet at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Hwy 70 East.
Teams will be flighted after play: first-place team each flight, $300; second-place each flight, $100; and women’s flight (if five teams enter), $300. If eight or more women’s teams enter, there will be a second-place payment of $100.
Last day for entry is June 8. For a signup form or additional information, please contact Rich Soenen at (931) 335-1032.
During the Memorial Day holiday, the City of Crossville allows and “out of vase” period at the Crossville City Cemetery. This period will run from Wednesday, May 25, 2016 until Wednesday, June 15, 2016. Beginning Monday, June 20, 2016, any flowers that are not in vases or monument saddles will be removed by staff.
2nd Annual Charity Fundraiser For AARF
All About Rescue and Fixin’ INC 5013c non profit
Event: Lunch Show featuring Conner Lorre singing impressionist
Date : Saturday June 25th
Location: Scarlett’s Catering Events Center 5429 Peavine Road
Time : Noon till 2 pm
For Tickets call : 931-210-3606 or pick up at Bean,Smith &
Burnett Law office, Timeless Treasures next to Stonehaus
Lunch Catered by Scarlett Catering: Entrée, Salad, Rolls, Desert,
The TAD Center is giving you the chance to win a Charlie Daniels’ Autographed Fiddle. The drawing will be held Thursday, June 30th. Tickets are available at the TAD Center and with each $5.00 donation, you’ll have a chance to win or get six tickets for your $25.00 donation. All proceeds will benefit the Teens Against Drugs Activity Center.
The Art Circle Public Library will be closed Monday, July 4, 2016 in observance of Independence Day.
This Amphitheater in Downtown Crossville will be jammin’ with some great music as the City of Crossville’s “Friday Night Air” summer concert series is back for another season. The series will feature local and regional groups with musical selections ranging from bluegrass to soft rock-n-roll. A New addition for this year; after the concert concludes, a family movie will be presented by Crossville-Cumberland County Crimestoppers.
The series kicks off May 27th with The Emory Bluff Band, an acoustic confluence of Americana, folk and southern rock, with a blend of harmony and rhythm ringing of the 1970’s, truly a local favorite.
The next concert will be June 24th with The 3 Dudes. The 3 Dudes are from the Chattanooga area and are made up of seasonal musicians with many years of playing experience around the southeast. Members include: Barron Wilson, guitar, and lead vocals; Doug Smith, bass, harmonica, backing vocals; and Michael Dillard drums. They play a mixture of classic-rock, current rock, soulful blues and originals.
The series continues on July 22nd with The Other Guys- Acoustic Duo; from Dayton, TN. Neal Nichols and Troy Byrd playing classic rock from the 60’s and 70’s from bands such as Buffalo Springfield, Steve Miller Band, James Taylor, and Van Morrison, plus many other legendary artists. The Other Guys was one of the most popular groups from the 2015 series; you don’t want to miss this one.
Finally, the series will wrap up on August 12th with Couzan Don & the Revelators---an eclectic rockin’ horn band based here in the Upper Cumberlands. They guarantee to boogie your socks off.
All concerts will begin at 6:30 PM and are sponsored by the Historic Palace Theatre, City of Crossville, and the Crossville-Cumberland County Crimestoppers; concerts and movie are free to the public.
Nar-Anon is a group to support families and friends of addicts. We believe that sharing our experiences, strength and hope, we can learn from each other how to deal with the pain and heartbreak that comes with loving people with addictions. They will be holding a meeting every Wednesday from, 7:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M at OFI Baptist Church (250 10th Street, Crossville, TN). For more information, please call Lynette at (931)-787-5079.
The Boys Scouts of America Troop #174 meets every Tuesday evening at 6:30 PM at the Scout Hut on City Lake Road. The Venture Crews, an offshoot of the Boy Scouts, meet Thursday nights at 7 PM at the same location. For information call Troop Master David Dial at 788-5066.
Home Away From Home Head Start is currently accepting applications to provide free comprehensive child development services to children 3 to 5 years old. The program is for low-income families and is a full day-full year program. For more information on the educational and health services provided, call 484-3238.
The Cumberland Adult Reading Council provides free, one-on-one tutoring for adults who want to learn to read, write, and improve math skills. To learn more about their services, contact the Cumberland Adult Reading Council at 337-5809
The Art Circle Public Library offers free public internet access, with 21 computers for public use. The library hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday and Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The public is encouraged to take advantage of this free service offered by the library.
The Bread of Life Rescue Mission is in need of donations of non-perishable food such as dry rice or beans, instant potatoes, canned foods, peanut butter, and Jello and Kool-Aid mixes. You may drop off donations at the mission located at 281 W. Fourth Street, or call 707-0503.
The Disabled American Veterans, located behind Kroger on Old Sparta Highway, will have country music every Saturday evening from 7-10 PM, featuring The Buckner Brothers. For information, call 210-7400.
Glade Creek Community and Senior Citizen Center holds monthly meetings the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend; call 277-3044 for more information.
The Mana from Heaven Food Pantry is open each Thursday from 4:00 to 5:15 PM at the Place of Refuge Church at 164 Oak Road. The only requirement is that there is a need. For more information call the church at 707-8114.
If you are pregnant and scared, please don't hurt or abandon your baby. Mothers may take unwanted newborns to hospitals, birthing centers, and health clinics with three days of birth. Mother's following Tennessee's Safe Haven Law are assured of secrecy and immunity. For more information, call the confidential Helpline at 1 866 699-SAFE or visit www.secretsafeplacetn.org.
Fair Park Senior Center will hold "Game Day" Thursday mornings from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. with team games, card games, darts, movies, crafts and other activities. Refreshments will be available and all Seniors are welcome.
The Fairfield Glade and Crossville Lion's Clubs are forming LEO Service Clubs at Stone Memorial and Cumberland County High Schools. The LEO Club is an international organization encourages student participation in service activities in the community. For details call Bob Seabrook, the Lion's Club LEO Chairman, at 484-3041.
Kids On The Rise is looking for mentors for children in Cumberland County. A mentor is a caring and positive role model. To give your time and make a difference, call 459-2388 for more information.