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The Weekend Plan-It: The Revelers, KnoxWalks, and the Protomen

Woo! We made it! It's Friday! So get your green clothes out (and you curmudgeons who don't like being required to wear a certain color just cool it), and take a look at what's going on this weekend.

FRIDAY
The Friends of the Library annual used book sale is getting started at 11 a.m. at the convention center and will go till 8 p.m. If you're not a member of the Friends of the Library, that's ok! You can join for $10 at the door. 

At noon, Kevin Hoyt, the director of UT's Forest Resources, AgResearch, and Education Center, will be in the dining room of Thompson-Boling Arena at noon as part of UT's Science Forums to discuss the AgResearch Gas and Oil Well Research Project. It's free to attend! For more info call (865) 974-8156 or email littmann@utk.edu.

Tonight at 7 p.m. at the Knoxville Hilton, the Flying Anvil Theatre will present "The Feeble-Mindedness of Woman," a staged reeding of Staci Swedeen's play about Gerty Cori, the first American woman to receive a Nobel Prize. Tickets are $35 at the door.

Louisiana's the Revelers will play at the Laurel Theatre tonight at 8. Tickets are $15. Buy them here.

Take yourself out on the Star of Knoxville's St. Patrick's Day Comedy Booze Cruise tonight at 10 and be entertained by a handful of comics. Tickets are $10-$12. 21+ only.

SATURDAY
The Knoxville Bar Association offers free informational classes to let the public know about their legal rights. At 9 a.m. at the John T. O'Connor Senior Center, there will be a discussion about consumer rights and responsibilities, wills, and estate planning. For more info, call (865) 522-6522 or visit the Knoxville Bar's website.

The Knoxville Track Club will meet at Volunteer Landing at 10 a.m. for the first day of its KnoxWalks program, which is a 10-week fitness program. It's $35 for the whole course, and at the end, there will be a 5-mile walk. Check out the track club's website for more info about the program.

The East Tennessee Daffodil Society's Daffodil Show starts at 1 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church of Maryville. It's free to attend! Get out and enjoy the start of spring!

At 6 p.m. on Market Square, Sevier County's Cutthroat Shamrock, the Royal Hounds, and Filthy Still will play a free concert to celebrate St. Patrick's Day (a bit early). 

Indie folk duo Paleface and Monica "Mo" Samalot will play at Boyd's Jig and Reel at 9:30. The show's free to attend! 18+ only.

SUNDAY
The Tennessee Stage Company will present a 3 p.m. matinee showing of "Online Fighting," a Harrison Young drama. Tickets are $12-$15. Buy them here

The Sertoma Club will have a St. Patrick's Day Dinner and Show at the Foundry at 5 p.m. There will be traditional Irish food served along with Irish music and dancing. It's $50 to attend.

The Protomen will play at NV Nightclub at 8 p.m. It's $10 to get in. 18+ only.

Knoxville locals Mobility Chief will play at the Longbranch Saloon at 10 p.m. with Smooth Operationz, Phone Home, and Newport Stress. It's $5 to get in. 18+ only.

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