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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Backstage play ‘Seven Interviews’ opens March 1 at CPAC

Seven Interviews

COOKEVILLE – It’s the sort of play that will leave you wondering about things – like the unexpected outcome of a dialogue between psychiatrist and patient. Or the unlikely customer for a hit-man.

Or what your office cleaning l...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: February 8, 2019

Boost your mood with February fitness classes


COOKEVILLE – Not every day is sunshine and rainbows – especially during winter.

For some people, the shorter days and longer nights can contribute to a less active lifestyle and glum outlook.

Jen Webb, Cookeville Leisure Services special...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Registration open for March 2 kickball tournament

kickball winter

COOKEVILLE – Registration is open for an adult co-ed kickball tournament to be played March 2 at the Cane Creek SportsPlex.

The tournament, presented by Cookeville Leisure Services, follows the successful launch of a new kickball league last fall...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: January 17, 2019

Fish for winter trout at Cane Creek Park

trout fishing at Cane Creek

COOKEVILLE – A fish normally found in cold-water streams can now be caught at Cane Creek Park.

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency released approximately 5,000 rainbow trout into the park’s 56-acre lake in December and January through its annual statewide ...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Microcars exhibit continues through March 23 at Cookeville History Museum


COOKEVILLE – An exhibit of tiny cars has generated big excitement at the Cookeville History Museum.

The exhibit, part of a collection from Lane Motor Museum in Nashville, features six microcars. And, yes – all of them fit inside the his...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: January 11, 2019

Cookeville Leisure Services: A look back at 2018

Dogwood Park

COOKEVILLE – Cookeville Leisure Services kept busy “making the good life better” in 2018.

Highlights for this city department – which maintains 10 parks and all city facilities, buildings and grounds – included 30 theatrical performances, 19 concerts, 10 m...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: January 2, 2019

WestSide Scavenger Hunts conclude March 9 at Cookeville Depot Museum

WestSide Scavenger Hunt web

COOKEVILLE – If you notice groups of folks peeking in and around WestSide businesses on March 9, don’t worry – they’re just scavengers.

Cookeville Leisure Services’ seventh annual WestSide Scavenger Hunts s...

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

Father Daughter Date Night Feb. 15, 16, 22, 23

Father-Daughter Date Night

COOKEVILLE – It’s a special night for dads and daughters of all ages.

Cookeville Leisure Services’ 32nd annual Father Daughter Date Night will take place Feb. 15, 16, 22 and 23 at 6 p.m. at the Leslie Town Centre. The event in...

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