Pellissippi State Community College recognizes World Food Day with a lecture by Ron Bridges, a science professor at the college; his wife, Brenda; and Mark Tedsen, a Knoxville Permaculture Guild representative, Friday, Oct. 16. The lecture, themed “Think Global, Eat Local,” is 12:50-1:45 p.m. in the Goins Building Auditorium on the Hardin Valley Campus, 10915 Hardin Valley Road. The speakers will emphasize sustainable practices for increasing food security that can be done at home. The event is free and open to the community.
Appalachian storytellers headline Pellissippi State Community College’s premier Storytelling Festival. The event is 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, on the Hardin Valley Campus, 10915 Hardin Valley Road. The festival is free and open to the community. It takes place in the Courtyard, with a rain location of the Goins Building Auditorium. Each storyteller will tell a tale lasting between 25-30 minutes. Speakers: Janice Brooks-Headrick, Rick Elliott, Susan Fulbright, Cuz Headrick, Ruthie McIntyre and Millie Sieber.
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