Knoxville, TN - Church Street United Methodist Church invites you to learn more about the History of Knoxville from local author & historian, Jack Neely. Each Sunday in August, the church will be open for tours from 1-2:30 p.m., followed by lectures from Jack Neely at 2:30-3:30 p.m. There is no charge for these events and we hope you will join us as we learn more about Knoxville’s rich history.

 Mr. Neely will cover a different historical topic each Sunday afternoon.

August 7- Architecture

August 14-Literature

August 21- Immigration

August 28- Music


This lecture series is a part of Church Street’s Bicentennial Celebration. For more information, please visit and click on “Bicentennial.”