The Advocate & Democrat runs most community calendar and church calendar items free of charge. Deadline for submissions is noon on Friday. Items will run as space is available and we cannot guarantee items will run more than one time. Submissions can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Due to the current coronavirus situation, all calendar items are considered tentative and subject to change.
Aug. 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29
Free produce, bakery giveaway
The Food Pantry and Thrift Store of Tellico Plains will give away free produce and bakery items every Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. at the gazebo in Town Square. For more information, call Diana Murphy at 423-295-5518.
Free school outfit giveaway
The Food Pantry and Thrift Store of Tellico Plains, located at 110 Scott Street, will give away one free outfit per student on Saturday, Aug. 1, at the thrift store.
Celebrate Recovery will meet in Madisonville on Tuesday, Aug. 4, at Madisonville Church of God, located at 3895 New Highway 68. Refreshments begin at 6 p.m., followed by worship at 6:30 p.m. Small groups will start around 7:45 p.m. Small groups are divided into men's and women's groups and are safe places to give and receive positive support for individual needs. For more information, visit monroehealth.org, call 423-545-3015 or email email@example.com