October 2-20- United Way Good Neighbor Radio Auction at the First United Methodist Church in Camden


October 21- The Lion's Club will be hosting a "Runnin' 4 Sight" 5K and fun run! The proceeds will be used for assisting people to obtain eyeglasses and for testing preschoolers vision and other humanitarian projects. Registration starts at 7 am and the event begins at 8 am at the Camden Junior High School. Pre registration forms are due by October 15 and the cost is $20. Cost is $25 the day of the event. For more information, please contact Joey Cooper at 731-584-8571. 


October 28- Camden Cruise In year finale! Join us at Ray Smith Chevrolet-Buick in Camden at 43:00 pm and bring your classic ride! Free entry and free admission for the whole family! 


October 28- Every year near Halloween, Polk Creek Trail at NBF State Park is visited by ghosts and ghouls of all kinds. Take a wagon ride from Shelter 1 to this ghostly site and be prepared for a scare! For more info, call 731-584-6356

October 29- Fall Festival at First Baptist Church in Camden from 4:30-6:30 pm


November 3-4- Battle of Johnsonville Living History Event will host artillery, infantry, calvary, and civilian demonstrations taking place at Eva Beach Day Use Area in NBF State Park. For more info, please call 731-584-6356

November 7-Benton County Connections will host a day to get connected with all of the FREE community services! This event will be held at the First United Methodist Church from 9 am-2 pm and offer information on prescriptions, medical and dental insurance, housing, job placement, VA, senior housing options, free haircuts, and more! 


November 25- One of the most spectacular events you will see during the Christmas Season is the "Lighting of the Knob" at NBF State Park. Thousands of lights, refreshments, holiday music, and an appearance by Santa himself! For more info, call 731-584-6356


November 25- TN National Wildlife Refuge presents "Trim a Tree for Wildlife" at the Refuge Visitor Center from 11 am-3 pm


December 2-Cookies with Santa will begin a 9:00 am-12:00 pm at the Apex Bank of Camden's Community Room. 


December 9- The Camden Christmas Parade will begin at 4 pm! 



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