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TODAYDIY lawn, garden

• Tellico Village LEARN! will host University of Tennessee Extension Agent John Goddard 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Yacht Club in Tellico Village for explanations and solutions on lawn and garden. Per Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, please wear a mask. To register, visit www.tellico villagelearn.org.

Intro to bridge

• A free introduction to bridge for beginners will be held at 9 a.m. in room D of Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. To register, contact Gary Crawford at gncraw ford42@outlook.com, 865-657-9284 or by text at 847-828-9557. Free lessons begin at 9 a.m. Tuesday.

Veteran walk

• Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 12135 will host a veteran walk 9-10 a.m. Wednesdays in front of the Wellness Center in Tellico Village. All U.S. military veterans and family members are welcome.

Conservative club

• Conservative Club of Tellico meets at 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Little Italy Restaurant in Tellico Village. Everyone in surrounding communities is welcome. Each week the club has prominent keynote speakers who address local and state issues. For more information, call John Martz at 865-657-3377.

Cruising club

• The Tellico Cruising Club meets at 5 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at the Yacht Club in Tellico Village. A social hour will take place at 5 p.m., and the club meeting begins at 6 p.m. All Tellico Lake boaters are welcome. For more information, call commander Wayne Geoffrey at 734-812-0858.

TOPS

• The Tellico Village Take Off Pounds Sensibly group meets at 4 p.m. Wednesdays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. All are invited. For more information, call Marie Decess at 865-458-3703 or Mary Ann Clayton at 865-250-8732.

THURSDAYGriefShare

• Griefshare, a 13-week Christian-oriented bereavement group, will meet 10 a.m.-noon Thursdays at the Community Church at Tellico Village. For more information, call 865-458-1516.

Chicago bridge

• Chicago bridge play takes place at 1 p.m. Thursdays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. For more information, call Gary Crawford at 865-657-9284.

Tellico Riders

• The Tellico Riders Club meets the second Thursday of September and October with a social hour beginning at 5 p.m. and the meeting starting an hour later on the third floor. An optional dinner is available after the meeting. All motorcyclists are welcome. Please observe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indoor social-distancing guidelines.

Housing Authority

• Lenoir City Housing Authority, 101 Oakwood Drive, Lenoir City, meets at 11 a.m. the second Thursday of the month. For more information, call 865-986-8707.

Visitors board

• The Loudon County Visitors Bureau board of directors meets at 7:30 a.m. the second Thursday of the month at the Loudon County Visitors Bureau on U.S. Highway 321 in Lenoir City.

Committee of 100

• Lenoir City Committee of 100 meets at noon the second Thursday of the month at The Venue at Lenoir City.

Tellico Lake Rotary

• The Rotary Club of Tellico Lake meets at noon the second, third, fourth and fifth Thursdays of the month at First Baptist Church in Tellico Village. For more information, call John Everson at 423-884-3369.

AA for women

• An Alcoholics Anonymous group for women meets at 4 p.m. Thursdays at Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, 917 Pond Road, Loudon. The church also holds open AA meetings at 7 p.m. Monday and Friday at the church. For more information, call 865-986-2390.

Men’s fellowship

• A Christian men’s fellowship breakfast is held 8:30-9:30 a.m. Thursdays at Little Italy Restaurant in Tellico Village. All are welcome. For more information, call Bob Ericson at 865-458-9877 or Larry Denney at 865-250-9692.

Weight Watchers

• Weight Watchers meets at 3 p.m. Thursdays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. For more information, contact Sandi Pitcher at 978-621-7315 or wwsandi@gmail.com.

FRIDAYDuplicate bridge

• Duplicate bridge play takes place at 1 p.m. Fridays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. For more information, call Pete Misslin at 423-884-3550.

Dulcimer club

• Mountain Echoes Dulcimer Club meets 1:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village and 1-3 p.m. Fridays at Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church. For more information, call Ben D’Ooge at 865-385-8280 or Kathie Garzony at 865-458-6315.

Loudon AA

• An open Alcoholics Anonymous group for men and women meets at 7 p.m. Mondays and Fridays at Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, 917 Pond Road, Loudon. For more information, call 865-986-2390.

Closed women’s AA

• A closed Women’s Alcoholic’s Anonymous meeting will be held 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in room 1A in the Christian Life Center of the Community Church at Tellico Village. For more information, call 540-335-6049 or 815-245-0248.

SATURDAYSept. 11 ceremony

• A Sept. 11 ceremony will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Loudon Fire Department.

Hand and Foot

• Open play Hand and Foot is 11 a.m. Saturdays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. This is ideal for players of all experience levels who want to meet new people and have fun. For more information, call Karen Ressler at 865-657-9894.

Breakfast with Vets

• Breakfast with Vets, a monthly breakfast for all active-duty military veterans, meets at 8:30 a.m. the second Saturday of the month at Little Italy Restaurant in Tellico Village. For more information, email Brian Mitchell at bmitch ell001@comcast.net.

MONDAYDuplicate bridge

• Duplicate bridge play takes place at 12:30 p.m. Mondays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. For more information, call Tom Paul at 865-385-7066.

Tellico Village AA

• Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. Mondays in the Christian Life Center of the Community Church at Tellico Village. For more information, call 865-458-1516.

Loudon AA

• An open Alcoholics Anonymous group for men and women meets at 7 p.m. Mondays and Fridays at Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, 917 Pond Road, Loudon. For more information, call 865-986-2390.

TUESDAY

Planning ahead

• A “Savvy Social Security Planning: Basic Rules and Claiming Strategies” workshop, hosted by Citizens Insurance Solutions, will be held at 10 a.m. at The Public Library at Tellico Village. To reserve a seat, call 865-458-5199.

Dulcimer club

• Mountain Echoes Dulcimer Club meets 1:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village and 1-3 p.m. Fridays at Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church. For more information, call Ben D’Ooge at 865-385-8280 or Kathie Garzony at 865-458-6315.

Widows support

• A Loudon County widows support group meets at 11 a.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. Meeting locations vary. For more information and specific meeting locations, call Brenda Angel at 865-225-9015.

Loudon Rotary

• Loudon Rotary Club meets at noon Tuesdays at Blairland Baptist Church, 730 Steekee St., Loudon. For more information, call Ty Ross at 865-936-7059.

Cancer support

• Cancer Care, a small group for the purpose of care and ongoing support after receiving the diagnosis of cancer, meets 7-8 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at Two Rivers Church, 275 Harrison Lane, Lenoir City. For more information, email hkmiller630 @gmail.com.

Caregivers help

• A caregivers support group meets 1-2:30 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at the Community Church at Tellico Village. For more information, call 865-657-9988.

SEPT. 15

Ford retirees

• The Ford Retiree’s Club will hold a luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the Tanasi Golf Course restaurant in Tellico Village. Featured speaker will be Henry Cullen, Loudon County commissioner, who will discuss the state of the county. All Ford Motor Company retirees are invited. For more information, call club president Bart Hogarth at 734-756-6619.

Veteran walk

• Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 12135 will host a veteran walk 9-10 a.m. Wednesdays in front of the Wellness Center in Tellico Village. All U.S. military veterans and their family members are welcome.

Conservative club

• Conservative Club of Tellico meets at 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Little Italy Restaurant in Tellico Village. Everyone in surrounding communities is welcome. Each week the club has prominent keynote speakers who address local and state issues. For more information, call John Martz at 865-657-3377.

Bluegrass jam

• A bluegrass jam is held 4-6 p.m. the first and third Wednesday of the month at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. For more information, call Andy Hadjian at 865-657-9465.

Mah Jongg play

• Mah Jongg play is held 1-4 p.m. the first, third and fifth Wednesday of each month in room D at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. Please wear a name tag. Players can bring a drink. All players must know how to play through the National Mah Jongg League guidelines. For more information, call Carolyn Neely at 865-458-1323.

Housing partners

• Loudon Housing Partners meets at 8:30 a.m. the third Wednesday of the month at 124 Pathkiller Trail, Loudon.

Good Sam board

• The Good Samaritan Center of Loudon County board of directors meets at 9 a.m. the third Wednesday of the month at 119 A St., Lenoir City.

Amateur Radio Club

• The Tellico Lake Amateur Club meets at 7 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month on Zoom. For more information, visit www.tlarc.org.

VFW meeting

• VFW Post 12135 in Tellico Village meets at 7:30 p.m. the third Wednesday of the month on the top floor of the Yacht Club in Tellico Village. For more information, visit http://www.tellicovillagevfwpost.org.

TOPS

• The Tellico Village Take Off Pounds Sensibly group meets at 4 p.m. Wednesdays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. All are invited. For more information, call Marie Decess at 865-458-3703 or Mary Ann Clayton at 865-250-8732.

SEPT. 16

GriefShare

• Griefshare, a 13-week Christian-oriented bereavement group, will meet 10 a.m.-noon Thursdays at the Community Church at Tellico Village. For more information, call 865-458-1516.

Chicago bridge

• Chicago bridge play takes place at 1 p.m. Thursdays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. For more information, call Gary Crawford at 865-657-9284.

Chamber board

• The Loudon County Chamber of Commerce board of directors meets at 11:30 a.m. the third Thursday of the month at the Loudon County Visitors Bureau on U.S. Highway 321 in Lenoir City.

Loudon Lions

• The Loudon Lions Club meets at 6 p.m. the first and third Thursday of the month at the Lions Club pavilion in Loudon.

American Legion

• American Legion and Auxiliary Post 70 meets at 6 p.m. the third Thursday of the month at the War Memorial Building on B Street in Lenoir City.

Rummikub

• The Rummikub Club meets 6-8 p.m. the third Thursday at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. The time change remains in effect through Dec. 16. Beginners are welcome. For more information, call 865-657-9052.

Tellico Lake Rotary

• The Rotary Club of Tellico Lake meets at noon the second, third, fourth and fifth Thursdays of the month at First Baptist Church in Tellico Village. For more information, call John Everson at 423-884-3369.

AA for women

• An Alcoholics Anonymous group for women meets at 4 p.m. Thursdays at Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, 917 Pond Road, Loudon. The church also holds open AA meetings at 7 p.m. Monday and Friday at the church. For more information, call 865-986-2390.

Men’s fellowship

• A Christian men’s fellowship breakfast is held 8:30-9:30 a.m. Thursdays at Little Italy Restaurant in Tellico Village. All are welcome. For more information, call Bob Ericson at 865-458-9877 or Larry Denney at 865-250-9692.

Weight Watchers

• Weight Watchers meets at 3 p.m. Thursdays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. For more information, contact Sandi Pitcher at 978-621-7315 or wwsandi@gmail.com.

Democratic party

• The Loudon County Democratic Party holds a monthly meeting and open discussion at 7 p.m. the third Thursday of the month at the Lenoir City Municipal Building, 530 Highway 321 N., Lenoir City. For more information, contact loudondems@lcdptn.org or facebook.com/LoudonDems.

SEPT. 17

Duplicate bridge

• Duplicate bridge play takes place at 1 p.m. Fridays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. For more information, call Pete Misslin at 423-884-3550.

Dulcimer club

• Mountain Echoes Dulcimer Club meets 1:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village and 1-3 p.m. Fridays at Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church. For more information, call Ben D’Ooge at 865-385-8280 or Kathie Garzony at 865-458-6315.

Loudon AA

• An open Alcoholics Anonymous group for men and women meets at 7 p.m. Mondays and Fridays at Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, 917 Pond Road, Loudon. For more information, call 865-986-2390.

Closed women’s AA

• A closed Women’s Alcoholic’s Anonymous meeting will be held 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in room 1A in the Christian Life Center of the Community Church at Tellico Village. For more information, call 540-335-6049 or 815-245-0248.

SEPT. 18

Hand and Foot

• Open play Hand and Foot is 11 a.m. Saturdays at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village. This is ideal for players of all experience levels who want to meet new people and have fun. For more information, call Karen Ressler at 865-657-9894.