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Today

Coast Guard Auxiliary

  The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary meets at 6:30 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of the month at the Tanasi Golf Course restaurant in Tellico Village. A social and dinner starts at 5:30 p.m. All are welcome to come and learn more about the activities of the auxiliary or how to become a member. For more information, call flotilla commander Carolyn McDermott at 865-335-8084 or vice commander Mike Colacone at 352-804-8257.

Interagency meeting

  Loudon County Interagency meets 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of the month at Loudon County Senior Center, 901 Main St., Loudon. Meetings are open to those with an interest in Loudon County who would like to know about available resources. For more information, contact Kimberly Girbert at lkgirbert@aol.com or 865-986-8866.

Habitat for Humanity

  Loudon County Habitat For Humanity board meets at 8:30 a.m. the fourth Wednesday of the month at Southeastern Title Co., 600 Grove St., Loudon.

Thursday

Tellico Lake Rotary

  The Rotary Club of Tellico Lake meets at noon the second, third, fourth and fifth Thursdays of the month at the Rarity Bay clubhouse. For more information, call John Everson at 423-884-3369.

GriefShare

  GriefShare, a 13-week program designed to assist in the grieving process after the loss of a loved one, meets 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Thursdays at Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church, 260 Wade Road West, Loudon. The present session ends Dec. 17. “Surviving the holidays,” a special program, will be held 6-8 p.m. Dec. 10. For more information, call the church at 865-458-9407 or trained facilitators Mary and Joseph Whitlaw at 865-657-3300.

AA for women

  An Alcoholics Anonymous group for women meets at 5:30 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 breakfast

  A Christian men’s fellowship breakfast is held 8-9 a.m. Thursdays at the Tanasi Golf Course clubhouse in Tellico Village. All are welcome. For more information, call Larry Denney at 865-408-9725 or Bob Ericson at 865-458-9877.

Friday

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, 865-986-2390.

Community blood drive

  A community blood drive will be held noon-6 p.m. Friday at Advance America, 913 Hwy. 321 North, Lenoir City.

Saturday

Concert, family night

  Sevierville-based Tedd Graves and the All Star Band will perform 6:30-10 p.m. Saturdays at Highland Park Elementary School, 4404 Highway 11 East, Lenoir City. Dancing and concessions will be available. Cost is $6, which goes to support the band. All are welcome.

Monday

Republican Women

  Loudon County Republican Women meets at 6:30 p.m. the fourth Monday of the month at Loudon County Visitors Bureau on Highway 321 in Lenoir City. For more information, call Teresa Womack at 865-458-2779.

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, 865-986-2390.

Medicare enrollment help

  The Loudon County Senior Center Office on Aging will provide assistance with Medicare enrollment each Monday through Dec. 5. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 865-458-5445.

Tuesday

Martel Utility District

  The Martel Utility District meets at 4 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of the month at the Martel Utility office, 6875 Lakeview Road, Lenoir City.

Humane Society

  Loudon County Humane Society meets at 6:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of the month at Loudon County Animal Shelter, 250 Jamie Drive, Loudon.

{h4}Widows support group{/h4}  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.{h4}Seizure support group{/h4}  The HOPE seizure support group meets at 6 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of the month at First Baptist Church in Lenoir City. This group is free of charge, and all are welcome to attend.{h4}Grief support group{/h4}  Avalon Hospice in Knoxville holds a grief support group 10:30-11:30 a.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of the month at Loudon County Senior Center, 901 Main St., Loudon. For more information, call Jeanie Broyles at 865-458-5445.{h4}Blood drive{/h4}  A community blood drive will be held 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday at the Community Church at Tellico Village.

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{h4}Christmas parade{/h4}  Lenoir City will hold its annual Christmas parade at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 1 in downtown Lenoir City. The theme of this year’s parade is, “What Christmas means to me.” Lineup for those participating in the parade will begin at 5 p.m. in the Yale Commercial Locks parking lot. Floats must be preregistered.{h4}American Legion{/h4}  American Legion Post 256 meets at 9 a.m. the first Thursday of the month at the Rarity Bay dining room off Highway 72. Breakfast and a speaker are featured monthly. All eligible veterans are welcome. For more information, call 865-657-5067.{h4}Masonic Lodge{/h4}  Tennessee 204 Masonic Lodge meets at 7 p.m. the first Thursday of the month at the Masonic temple on Industrial Park Boulevard in Loudon.{h4}Four Paws{/h4}  Four Paws Food Pantry meets at 10 a.m. the first Thursday of the month in room C at Chota Recreation Center in Tellico Village.{h4}Parkinson’s support group{/h4}  A Parkinson’s disease support group meets 2-3 p.m. the first Thursday of each month in the Christian Life Center of the Community Church at Tellico Village.{h4}Sounds & Motion{/h4}  The Sounds & Motion dance group meets 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays at the War Memorial Building in Lenoir City. Dancing for beginners runs 5:30-6:30 p.m. For more information, call 865-988-8043.{h4}Men’s fellowship breakfast{/h4}  A Christian men’s fellowship breakfast is held 8-9 a.m. Thursdays at the Tanasi Golf Course clubhouse in Tellico Village. All are welcome. For more information, call Larry Denney at 865-408-9725 or Bob Ericson at 865-458-9877.{h4}Merchants Association{/h4}  The Historic Downtown Lenoir City Merchants Association will meet at 8:30 a.m. Dec. 1 at the Roane State Community Room on the Lenoir City campus of Roane State Community College. The University of Tennessee Merchandising Class will be making a presentation on the Smart Communities Initiative for downtown Lenoir City.