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Families, Community Invited to Inaugural Festival on the Hill

Gresham Middle School presents its first-ever Festival on the Hill, an event for families and community to celebrate and promote the arts and literature. This free event is May 1, 2015, 4-7 p.m., in the auditorium and on the grounds of Gresham Middle School (500 Gresham Road).
The family-friendly event includes the following activities:
  • Storytelling by Charles Maynard, outdoorsman, renowned storyteller, first director of Friends of the Smokies and author of more than 40 books
  • Musical performances by the Knoxville Jazz Orchestra, Central High School Band, Gresham Middle School Band, and Gresham Middle School Chorus
  • Historical re-enactment by Karns High School teacher Gordon Sisk
  • Drama presentation by Central High School drama department, performing scenes from The Glass Menagerie
  • Dance performance by Gresham Middle School Dance Team
  • And
    • Crafts
    • Lawn Games
    • Story/Poetry Slam
    • CakeWalk
    • Scrabble® Tournament
    • Art Gallery Scavenger Hunt
    • Concessions and much more
Festival on the Hill is sponsored by Gresham Middle School (GMS) and GMS Parent-Teacher-Student Association. For more information about the event, contact GMS Librarian Carole Romeiser at 865-689-1430.