KNOXVILLE, TN  – Due to inclement weather in the forecast, Mayor Burchett's 8th Annual Senior Appreciation Picnic has been rescheduled for Friday, Oct. 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at John Tarleton Park. The event was originally scheduled for Oct. 3, and the event will happen on Oct. 10, rain or shine.

The picnic will include lunch, live music and a vendor expo.

The Knox County Commission and other elected officials have been invited and may be in attendance.

Partners for the 2014 Senior Appreciation Picnic include Independent Insurance Consultants and the Senior Directory as platinum sponsors, Morning Pointe Assisted Living & Alzheimer’s Memory Care as a gold sponsor, and several others.

When:  11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
            Friday, Oct. 10, 2014 (rain or shine)

Where:   John Tarleton Park
             3201 Division Street

For more information contact:

Michael Grider
215-4750 office
865-363-8681 cell    Jennifer Linginfelter
865-215-4579 office
865-803-5509 cell