Ikebana Classes by Laura Abbot

Join Laura Abbot for the art of "Japanese Flower Arranging". Students will begin with free style and then on to SHOKA or standing upright style. 

Classes will be held every Friday in May from 10am -12noon 

Class cost: $55 for all 4 classes

Material cost: $26 (for beginners)

Laura Abbot holds a degree in Art from California State University at Los Angeles.

Trash & Treasure Premiere Night

Be the 1st in line to get a "sneak preview" of the largest indoor yard sale in East Tennesssee! One persons "trash" is another person's "treasure".

Don't miss this annual fund raiser that is also a lot of FUN!

Premier Night admission is $10.

Time: 6pm -8pm 

Location:  OLD American Bedding Building, 276 Dennis Street, Athens, TN 37303

Call the Museum for details: 423-745-0329 and to purchase tickets.

Tickets can also be purchased from the Museum Guild Members after March 20

Made in Tennessee/McMinn

Starting April 4, 2017, the public will have an opportunity to visit “Made in Tennessee: Manufacturing Milestones,” an exhibit at the McMinn County Living Heritage Museum that illustrates the transformation of Tennessee manufacturing over the past 254 years. 

During this time the Museum will also showcase unique items that were made in McMinn County.

This exhibit will be on display Tuesday - Friday (10am -5pm) and Saturday (10am -4pm) until May 30, 2017



Visit the Museum!

Tour the Museum to explore over 10,000 artifacts!

Tuesday - Friday (10am -5pm)

Saturday (10am -4pm)

*New McMinn County Schoolhouse display!