Good morning! And so another Monday is upon us. Fortify yourselves with caffeine and take a look at what's going on today.
Smart Toys and Books will have children's story time this morning at 11. If you have the kids and need to get out, it's free to attend! For more info, call (865) 691-1154.
After work, head over to the Amused Life Collective for the hip hop heat dance workout class. It starts at 5:30 and costs $5 to attend.
Seattle hardcore band Emery will play at NV Nightclub at 6 p.m. with Wolves at the Gate, the Seeking, Peace Mercutio, and Everley. It's $12-$15 to attend. Buy tickets here.
Eilen Jewell will play for WDVX's Tennessee Shines series tonight at 7 at the visitor center (and on the radio). Tickets are $10, and can be purchased at the noon Blue Plate Special or at the door.
The Sexual Assault Center of East Tennessee and the UT theatre department will present a staged reading of the acclaimed anthology A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer: Writings to Stop Violence Against Women and Girls at the Carousel Theatre tonight at 7:30. It's $5-$10 to attend.
The long-running hippie-country Nitty Gritty Dirt Band will play at the Bijou Theatre at 8 p.m. with Hank Williams' granddaughter Holly Williams. Tickets are $35. Buy them here.
Wrap up the night at the Well's Comedy Con Queso Comedy Open Mic Night. If you open a tab, you get free cheese (and laughs). There's no cover! 21+ only.