Good morning! Stay dry today! Take a look at these (mostly) indoor activities and make some plans.
At 10 a.m., pack up the kiddos (ages 3-5) and head to the Blount County Public Library for Tales of Wonder story hour, which also includes crafts, coloring, and puppets. It's free to attend!
At noon in the visitor center, Rich Sheldon and Friends will play for WDVX's Blue Plate Special with Brian Ashley Jones. As always, it's free to attend!
UT's Ewing Gallery will open at 1 p.m. with a selection of works from its permanent collection to celebrate the 100th anniversary of abstract painting. It's free to go check out the pieces by artists like Robert Rauschenberg, Robert Motherwell, and Nina Bovasso, among others. The gallery closes at 5 p.m.
At 6 p.m., put on your work out clothes and mosey on over to Southside Baptist Church for a zumba class led by Carrie Jackson. It's $5 to take the class. For more info, visit Jackson's website.
At 8 p.m., it should be dry enough to take a trip to Market Square for the city's Jazz on the Square series, featuring the Marble City 5. It's absolutely free to attend and enjoy some tunes.
Still planning to be out and about around 10 p.m.? Go see New Madrid at the Preservation Pub. Cover's $3. 21+ only.