MARTIAL ARTS: Class meets 6:30-9 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays at Religion Encounter, 2342 Duncan Street, Maryville. Harold Nuchols, an eighth diploma Black Belt, will provide instruction. For data, name 984-0465.
ANTI BULLY/ANTI-ABDUCTION CLASSES: For youngsters ages 7-12, from 6-7 p.m.Tuesdays at Smoky Mountain Self Protection, 2642B U.S. Freeway 411 South. Price is $120 for 12 classes. Teacher is Roy Shields. For extra data, go to wwwsmokymountainselfdefense.com or name 865-977-7837.
Golf equipment, Organizations
BIG SPRINGS COMMUNITY CLUB: Holds a month-to-month potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m. on the second Monday of month on the BSCC constructing.
MORNING CUP TOASTMASTER CLUB: Meets 7:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Vienna Espresso, 212 Faculty St., Maryville. New members invited.
GOLD WING ROAD RIDERS ASSOCIATION: Meets on third Monday of month on the Shoney’s in Maryville. Meal at 6 p.m. and assembly at 7 p.m. All motorbike riders welcome.
SMOKY MOUNTAIN PICKLEBALL CLUB: In case you are interested by getting some good train and assembly others, pickleball is obtainable in Blount County. It’s a standard sport with seniors. There are free coaching classes. For extra data, go to www.smokymountainpickleball.org/locations.
BLOUNT COUNTY AMATEUR RADIO EMERGENCY SERVICES: Meets 7 p.m. third Tuesday of month on the Blount County 911 middle. ARES is a volunteer group affiliated with the American Radio Relay League. All native energetic hams are welcome to hitch. For extra data, contact Lou Dreinhoefer at 995-1588.
MILITARY VETERANS LUNCH BUNCH: Group meets 11 a.m. third Tuesday of month at Asbury of Maryville’s clubhouse bistro. For extra data, contact retired Capt. Tom Teague at 789-5896 or retired Grasp Sgt. Jim Watson at 389-1400.
BLOUNT COUNTY BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATION: Meets 6:30-8:30 p.m. second Monday of month, besides in September and December, at Maryville Church of Christ, 611 Sherwood Drive, Maryville. For extra data, contact Chuck Davis, president, at 865-566-3690.
Self-Assist, Assist Teams
EDITOR’S NOTE: For an inventory of Alcoholics Nameless, Al-Anon and Al-Ateen conferences, please see this part each Wednesday.
UT HOSPICE ADULT GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP: Meets 3 p.m. the primary and third Tuesday of month at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 6500 Northshore Drive in Knoxville. Refreshments can be supplied. For extra data or to order a spot, name Brenda Fletcher at 865-544-6208.
HAVEN HOUSE: Gives an grownup therapeutic assist group and a toddler therapeutic assist group on Mondays to victims and survivors of home abuse, facilitated by licensed therapist. For extra data, name the outreach workplace at 983-6818. A 24-hour disaster hotline can be obtainable at 982-1087.
SMOKY MOUNTAIN CANCER SUPPORT GROUP: An American Most cancers Society self-help group offering assist for individuals with most cancers, their households and buddies, meets at 6 p.m. first Monday of month on the First Presbyterian Church in Sevierville. For extra data, name Alice Grady at 428-5834 or 1-800-ACS-2345.
GATES TO HOPE GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP: Meets 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays at Cokesbury Convention Heart in Knoxville. Contact Nancy Blackburn at 281-8373 for data.