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Cannon County Farmers Market
Saturdays at the Arts Center
For those looking for locally grown farm fresh vegetables, drop by the Cannon County Farmers Market for a great selection of vegetables and baked goods including; Cabbage, squash, potatoes, beets, green beans and herbs. Irene Hollis and Lindsey Parsley has a great selection of homemade baked goods. Of course it is hard to past up canned preserves or fried pies from Mrs. Irene or a fried pie from Lindley.
The Cannon County Farmers Market is located at the Cannon County Arts Center every Saturday beginning at 6 a.m. Our producers are proud to offer locally grown farm fresh produce. Most Saturdays the market is open until noon or until the farm fresh fruits and vegetables have been sold.
For help with freezing or canning tips, contact Carla Bush at the Cannon County Extension Office. If you need more information concerning the market or would like to become a vendor, contact Bruce Steelman at the Cannon County Extension Office (563-2554), firstname.lastname@example.org or Cannoncountyfarmersmarket.com.
The Cannon County REACH Afterschool Program is now hiring Tutors. To apply please come by the main office at 612 Lehman St. For more information come by or call 615-563-5518.
Short Mountain Trading Post: Looking for Farmer's Market participants, Flea Market vendors and local craftspeople. To sign up: contact Savannah at 615-464-7824. Free spaces available.
Cannon County Outreach
Thursday, Sept. 18
The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development's mobile Career Coach Personnel will be at the Cannon County Library in Woodbury located at 212 College Street on Thursday, September 18th, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Applicants will be able to apply with multiple companies in Cannon County for various positions. Career Coach staff will be on-site helping people to create resumes and register with Jobs4TN.gov where there are more than 90,000 jobs available.
Cannon County Gospel Jamboree Sept. 19-20
6 pm: 9th Annual Cannon County Gospel Jamboree at the Justin Pemberton Covered Arena in Woodbury. The event continues Sept. 20 at noon. Contact Johnny Duggin at (615) 278-8512 for information.
The Arts Center of Cannon Co.
Opens Sept. 19
Noises Off is a play within a play. It is about an ambitious director and his troupe of mediocre actors. The cast and crew are putting together a silly comedy titled, Nothing On - a farce in which lovers frollic, doors slam, clothes are tossed away, and embarrassing hi-jinks ensue. Noises Off is presented in honor of longtime patrons Chuck & Adella Harter.
Show dates and times are Sept. 19, 20, 26, 27, Oct. 3 & 4 at 7:30 p.m. and Sept. 21 & 28 at 2:00 PM.
Moonshine Music Festival
Saturday, Sept. 20
Moonshine Music Festival will be held at the Short Mountain Distillery on Highway 146 in Woodbury. Show time is 2 to 8 p.m., Seven bands will be appearing. Tickets available at the gate or at www.moonshinemusicfestival.com
Concert: The Humming People and Phil Madeira
Sunday, Sept. 21
At Bird Song Studio
Humming People's long awaited and highly anticipated 3rd album "City of Lost Men" was recorded in an old wooden house in Trysil/Norway, alongside the well acclaimed American producer Phil Madeira. The Norwegian group is in the U.S. to perform at Nashville's Americana Music Festival. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m.
Ticket information is available at http://www.thebirdsongstudio.com
Short Mountain Church of God
Simday, Sept. 21
Short Mountain Church of God will celebrate its 93rd Homecoming on Sept. 21. Singing will begin at 10 a.m. with preaching at 10:20. Singing will continue at 10 with Mallory Ledford. Lunch will follow. For more information call 931-273-3316.
Color of Fall Car Show
Saturday, Sept. 27
Topping the show season is the Color of Fall Car Show. Beginning at 8 a.m. the show is set for the Square in Woodbury.
It's hard to believe its time to start thinking about the holidays and especially Christmas. Ever year in conjunction with the Cruise-In and Jennings Jewelry Antiques and More collects toys for the Childs Advocacy Agency in Woodbury. All of the toys go to children in the Woodbury area.
Antiques and More has a basket ready at the shop if anyone has a new, unopened toy they may want to donate. Just drop it by now til Oct. 11.
Benefit Trail Ride for David Foster
Saturday, Sept. 27
$10 for ride and chili supper. All proceeds to cover expenses for cancer treatments. The ride begins at 11 a.m. chili supper to follow. For more information contact Wayne Wright 615-278-8624, Brent Richardson 931-212-6512; Sam Feinstein 615-653-6512; or Dawn Feinstein at 615-653-7431.
Friday, October 3
Music Night will be held at the Senior Citizen's Building featuring Hands of Time with David Travis on Friday, October 3 beginning at 7:00 p.m.
Admission is $5.00.
Cannon Community Church Celebration
Cannon Community Church invites everyone to come and help us celebrate 17 years of ministry in Cannon County. Please join us on Saturday, October 4 and enjoy a free picnic dinner from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m. The group "By Grace" will sing at 6:00 p.m.
Cannon Community Church is located at 209 Murfreesboro Road, Woodbury. Phone number is 563-8806.
We hope to see you there!
Two Night Concerts in Crossville Oct. 10 and 11
Concerts will be held two nights at the Palace Theatre in Crossville, Tn.
The first concert is Friday night, October 10 with Jimmy Fortune of the Statler Bros. The second concert is Saturday, October 11, Marty Raybon of country music group Shenandoah.
For info, call 931-484-6133 or www.palacetheatre-crossville.com
Spooktacular Fest and Fall Flea Market
Saturday, Oct. 11
The next big event coming to the Short Mountain Trading Post is the Spooktacular Fest and Fall Flea Market. It is scheduled for Oct. 11 on Saturday from 10 to 5. All our vendors will be dressed in costumes and offering free candies and snacks to our young trick or treaters. kinda like a trunk or treat event, but even more fun!! Make sure you come dressed in costume and win the prize in different categories (to be announced). Enter the pie eating contest. Take a ride on the mule wagon to and from the Distillery.
Free space is offered to those wanting to vendor at the flea market. Call Savannah at 651-464-7824 for information.
Toy Drive Cruise In
Saturday, Oct. 11
Held on the Square in Woodbury, 3 til 6:30 p.m., contact the Chamber of Commerce at 615-563-2222.
Big Top Circus
Tuesday, Oct. 14
The Carson & Barnes Big Top Circus will be at the Arts Center, sponsored by The Chamber of Commerce.