Splendor of sunflowers

Christopher RobinOur Town Arts

Besides heat and humidity, there is one thing you can count on when July and August roll around. Fields of Sunflowers will pop up around East Tennessee and beyond.
With the …

Knox County libraries host a little magic

Jay FitzOur Town Youth

Abracadabra! Several Knox County Library locations will be hosting special outdoor magic shows this summer featuring magician Michael Messing. Join the fun this Saturday, July 24, at 11 a.m. at …

Plenty to do outside around Knoxville

Beth KinnaneOur Town Outdoors

Check out these great outdoor activities in the metro area.
Friday, July 9
An Evening of Nature Journaling, 6:30 p.m. at Seven Islands State Birding Park. Cost is $5. Nature Journaling can …

Celebrating an American icon

Carol EvansOur Town Outdoors

Saturday, June 19, starting at 8 a.m.
It’s American Eagle Day at Seven Islands State Birding Park. The American Eagle is Seven Islands 2021 Bird of the Year. The Friends of …