Choir Tour - Florida
Feb 17-April 7

Make Our Garden Grown choir tour poster

Make Our Garden Grow is the theme of this year's choir tour! 

  • Feb. 17, 6 p.m.*: Farragut Presbyterian Church in Knoxville, Tenn. (209 Jamestowne Blvd.) *Reception to follow the performance. Welcome alumni, parents and friends!

  • March 6, 12:15 p.m.: Choir Tour Send-Off in the Clayton Center for the Arts’ William Baxter Lee III Grand Foyer on the Maryville College campus.

  • March 6, 6:30 p.m.: Ash Wednesday Service at First Presbyterian Church in Spartanburg, S.C. (393 E. Main St.) Alumni and friends cordially invited to dinner before concert with choir.  Alumni and friends cordially invited to dinner before concert with choir Dinner at 5:00   No reservation necessary. $7 for Adults and Youth; $6 for Seniors; and $4 for Children. No RSVP required.

  • March 7, 7 p.m.: First Presbyterian Church of Fernandina Beach, Fla. (9 N. 6th). Alumni, parents, friends cordially invited to join choir for dinner at 5:30 pm. RSVP to the church (904-261-3837). Suggested donation of $10 to offset the cost.  

  • March 8, 7 p.m.: Pine Shores Presbyterian Church, Sarasota, Fla. (6135 Beechwood Ave.) Alumni and guests are invited for light refreshments with the choir after the concert.

  • March 10, 10 a.m. worship service: Chapel-by-Sea in Clearwater Beach, Fla. (54 Bay Esplanade). Concert during worship. Alumni are welcomed to have lunch with choir immediately after worship.

  • March 10, 7 p.m.: First Presbyterian Church in Valdosta, Ga. (313 N. Patterson St.)

  • March 28 & 29, 7 p.m.: Homecoming Concerts in the Clayton Center for the Arts’ Harold and Jean Lambert Recital Hall on the Maryville College campus. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the Clayton Center Box Office at 865.981.8590.

  • April 7, 6 p.m.: New Providence Presbyterian Church in Maryville, Tenn. (703 W. Broadway Ave.)

See the College's press release here.


Alumni Gym Re-dedication

March 27, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

MC Alumni Gym under construction

Please join the Maryville College community for the re-dedication of the historic Alumni Gym. The event will take place Wednesday, March 27, 2019 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. A brief program will begin at 4:20 p.m. Maryville College – Alumni Gym ,502 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville, TN 37804 Parking is available next to the baseball field and Fayerweather Hall.  No RSVPs required.


Sturdy as a Rock

March 30 and 31

Sturdy as a Rock posterJoin MC for this special performance, a musical, inspired by the life of founder Isaac Anderson. Written and directed by Lenny Lively '19. Get your tickets before they are all sold out!

A reception will immediately follow the 8:00 p.m. performance on Saturday, March 30, in the lobby of the Clayton Center for the Arts, and those attending will have a chance to meet and greet the cast and crew (including the authors.)

Read the press release here!



Blount County Association Spring Social
April 12, 6:00 pm

Blount County Alumni Association group photo

Mix and mingle with your local alumni and friends! This annual event will be held in the Clayton Center Foyer, and it will include dinner, a silent auction, entertainment and a business meeting.  Price is $15 per guest with reservations (does not include cash bar).  The registration form and payment must be received no later than April 5. 

Register Online here


Smoky Mountain Scottish Festival & Games
May 18 - 19

Scottish pipers and drummers line up to marchVisit the festival site for more information...


 KT Week
June 3-5

Kin Takahashi Week 2019

Mark your calendars for the 23rd annual Kin Takahashi Week! Register here!

If you are not able to volunteer for K.T. Week this year, we encourage you to make a donation to the K.T. Endowment Fund.  You can make your donation on-line.  Be sure to select "Other" in the drop-down menu, and type in "K.T. Endowment".

During KT week in 2019, Maryville College will be collecting the stories of alumni through video recording sessions. Time will be set aside during the week so KT Volunteers be interviewed about their tie at the College. Everyone is encouraged to bring photos and mementos of their time at Maryville College. These interviews will be shared later in 2019 on social media and on the Bicentennial link on the website. At the conclusion of 2019, the recorded interviews will become a permanent part of the archives of the College.  


  Homecoming Bicentennial 2019
Oct. 18-20

Maryville College Bicentennial Logo

2019 marks 200 years for Maryville College!  Many specials events, awards, publications and reunions have been planned or are underway!  Check this space this summer for updates.  Visit the College's Bicentennial page for more information.  Follow this hashtag for more bicentennial coverage: #MC200years