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2017-2018 Nomination & Voting

Interested in becoming a member of the board or want to nominate someone for the board?

  • The form includes contact information for both the nominee and the person submitting the nomination.
  • Nominations will be accepted April 1st-22nd

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Planning Meetings

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Pagan Pride of East Tennessee hosts planning meetings on the 4th Wednesday of each month. These meetings are open and all are welcome.

Come tell us what you want to see happen in YOUR community! Help us shape this into a lasting and thriving community that supports its members!

When: 4th Wednesday of each month (unless otherwise posted)

Where: Osaka Grill and Sushi Buffet – Chapman Hwy, Knoxville

Time: 7pm-9pm

Questions? Email us! Directions available below!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

Come out! Check us out!

Seed Swap 2019

Pagan Pride of East Tennessee community seed swap!
– Attendees are encouraged to bring heirloom or open pollinated seeds they wish to share or trade with others, but it is not required.
We will have lots of free seeds available for everyone and garden kits available for purchase.
– A GreenStalk Vertical Garden will be one of several raffles you could win!
– Refreshments available throughout the event.
– Admission: Free

Dessert & Divination 2019

DESSERT & DIVINATION 2019
Come join us for an evening of sweets, divination, and socializing! Admission includes your choice of a dessert and drink and a reading from one of our volunteers. Meet other pagans from the area while dining on some decadence and help support Pagan Pride of East Tennessee!
We will be holding raffles and giving door prizes throughout the night as well – so bring your lucky charm!

When: February 9th, 2019 6-10pm
Where: Oakwood-Lincoln Park Clubhouse (916 Shamrock Ave. Knoxville, TN 37917)
Admission: Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door.
All proceeds go to PPD 2019

This is PPET’s ONLY ticketed event ($10) as all proceeds from this fundraiser go to Pagan Pride Day 2019.

Dessert & Divination 2019

Dessert & Divination 2019

Come join us for a nice of sweets, divination, and socializing! Admission includes your choice of a dessert and drink and a reading from one of our volunteers. Meet other pagans from the area while dining on some decadence and help support Pagan Pride of East Tn!
We will be holding auctions, raffles, and door prizes throughout the night as well – so bring your lucky charm!
When: February 9th, 2019 6-10pm
Where: Oakwood-Lincoln Park Clubhouse (916 Shamrock Ave. Knoxville, TN 37917)
Admission: Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door.
This is PPET’s ONLY ticketed event ($10) as all proceeds from this fundraiser go to Pagan Pride Day 2019.


Commemorative Mugs

This year’s mugs are in!
Only available for purchase at D&D 2019, limited quantities!


Pagan Pride Day 2019 – Manifest Peace


“IMAGINE all the people – Living life in peace” – John Lennon

What: Pagan Pride Day 2019 : Manifest Peace

When: September 14th 11am-5pm

Where: Sevireville Civic Center – 200 Gary R Wade Blvd, Sevierville, TN 37862 (see map below)

Admission: Donation of a non-perishable food item* to benefit Second Harvest of East TN
(* pet food also welcome)


Seed Swap 2019


What: Pagan Pride of East Tennessee will be hosting a Community Seed Swap

When: March 23rd, 2019 from Noon to 5pm

Where: Oakwood-Lincoln Park Clubhouse (see map below)

Admission: Free

Attendees are encouraged to bring seeds to share or trade, but it is not required. Free seeds will be available to visitors.

Multiple raffles will take place throughout the day.


PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Join us at Osaka and learn about Animal Magick with Johanna. Come armed with questions and your own experiences to share.

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Come out to meet local pagans and enjoy great food! We will also be giving updates on what the PPET board has been up to, as well as collecting your ideas and feedback about our programs.
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A note about Osaka:
It is a buffet with a fixed price of $9.99 for adults, Kids 3-6yrs $4.50, and Kids 7-10yrs $6.50. Sushi and Hibachi are in the buffet price.

There is a menu to order individual Items if wanted.

You DO NOT have to purchase food to attend, but even getting a drink helps keep the restaurant going. Show some love if you can!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

Yule Craft Market 2018

The Yule Craft Market 2018 will be held on
December 1st 11am-6pm at Sevierville Civic Center.

This year we plan to host 20+ vendors, offer delicious food to help keep you shopping, and perhaps even a photo-op with Krampus!

  • Woodworking
  • Leatherworking
  • Bath & Body
  • Clothing
  • Jewelry
  • Home Decor
  • Candles & Oils
  • Art
  • Stones & Gems
  • …and much more!

If you are interested in being a vendor at this event, please register between October 1st and 31st.

 

Sevierville Civic Center


PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

2018 Fall Roadside Cleanup

It is time again to show some pride in who we are and publicize our respect for Mother Earth! This is our semi-annual road side cleanup! We have our adopted road that we are responsible for care taking care of twice a year on Central Avenue Pike North. Come help support Mother Nature!!! With a good crowd it can take an hour to do the cleanup, so bring friends!! Those with time after, we may have lunch somewhere on completion. We now park and meet at the Asia Cafe Parking Lot off of Callahan and Central Avenue Pike (across Callahan from the Weigles.) (Zwergin will be there to organize the group, distribute supplies, and go over the details.) Arrival should be by 8:30am. Everyone will be briefed and outfitted with supplies and ready to start the pickup about 9:00am. There is a map link below.

With a good turnout, we may also have a vehicle driving the route to place people at both ends and should people need to step out part way or need more supplies. Garbage bags, gloves and vests are provided… Gloves and Vests are “one size fits most” So please help us help Mother Nature and hang out with friends at the same time. Blessed Be!

http://goo.gl/e5SNCc

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

2018 Fall Roadside Cleanup

It is time again to show some pride in who we are and publicize our respect for Mother Earth! This is our semi-annual road side cleanup! We have our adopted road (see the meetup picture) we are responsible for care taking care of twice a year on Central Avenue Pike North. Come help support Mother Nature!!! With a good crowd it can take an hour to do the cleanup, so bring friends!! Those with time after, we may have lunch somewhere on completion. We now park and meet at the Asia Cafe Parking Lot off of Callahan and Central Avenue Pike (across Callahan from the Weigles.) (Zwergin will be there to organize the group, distribute supplies, and go over the details.) Arrival should be by 8:30am. Everyone will be briefed and outfitted with supplies and ready to start the pickup about 9:00am. There is a map link below.

With a good turnout, we may also have a vehicle driving the route to place people at both ends and should people need to step out part way or need more supplies. Garbage bags, gloves and vests are provided… Gloves and Vests are “one size fits most” So please help us help Mother Nature and hang out with friends at the same time. Blessed Be!

http://goo.gl/e5SNCc

TRIBE Gathering & Samhain Ritual

TRIBE – Traditions Retold to Inspire, Bridge, & Educate.

Come meet groups and speakers who want to share their path with you! This event will also double as a goods drive for the Pillow Project.

ADMISSION: Donation of an item to benefit the Pillow Project.
(please visit paganprideofeasttn.org/pillow-project for a list of items needed)

PPET will be hosting multiple groups that are looking to educate about differing Pagan Paths and/or meet potential new members. Each group or tradition will have their own table that you can sit and speak with them at. Additionally we will have multiple speakers presenting in an array of path-specific topics.

The event will close with an open Samhain ritual at 5:30pm.
Light food and beverages will be available for purchase.

TRIBE Gathering & Samhain Ritual

TRIBE: Traditions Retold to Inspire, Bridge, & Educate.

Come meet groups and speakers who want to share their path with you!
This event will also double as a goods drive for the Pillow Project.


ADMISSION: Donation of an item to benefit the Pillow Project.

(please visit the Pillow Project page for a list of items in need)


PPET will be hosting multiple groups that are:

  • looking to educate about differing Pagan Paths
  • and/or meet potential new members.

Each group or tradition will have their own table that you can sit and speak with them at. Additionally we will have multiple speakers presenting in an array of path-specific topics.

The event will close with an open Samhain ritual at 5:30pm.

Light food and beverages will be available for purchase


If you are interested in hosting a table, please contact us at paganprideofeasttn@gmail.com by October 15th.
Please note: No vending is permitted at this event.

The Wild Hunt 2018

The Wild Hunt

An East Tennessee Area Scavenger Hunt
Leading up to Pagan Pride Day 2018

The hunt begins on Friday, September 21st and closes at 11:59pm on September 27th.

Scavenger goals include:
pictures and video of area locations, points of interest, events,
completion of tasks/challenges, and community service by team members.

Teams must be present at Pagan Pride Day to claim prizes.

All teams must register and review the rules

Go to the Wild Hunt Team Registration & Rules ››

 

 

Pagans in the Park – Lammas

August 4th: Pagans in the Park – Lammas

1:00-3:00pm

Longstreet Pavilion – Founder’s Park at Campbell Station 
– Open ritual around 1:30pm
– Socializing and picnic in the grass after
– PPET will have free bottled water on hand

The ritual will begin at 1pm and is being run by Steven. All are welcome to participate (the ritual is scripted) or you are welcome to just watch. Both ritual garb and street clothing is welcome.
Come celebrate the season with us and meet other pagans in the area!

Children and pets are welcome, but please remember that they are your responsibility and must be supervised at all times. 

PPET’s Pagans in the Park gatherings are open, public, gatherings hosted by Pagan Pride of Easth TN. These rituals are designed for solitary practitioners who wish to connect with others, individuals not associated with any specific group/path, or for those who are just curious or new to Paganism. The hope is to bring more visibility and understanding to the Pagan Community in general, while also allowing individuals to connect with one another spiritually.

 

 

 

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to have different discussions on a variety of topics. This is a great way to meet other likeminded people and to hear about upcoming events!

October- Fera’s Annual Trivia Night

Come out! Check us out!

Summer Market & Ice Cream Social


Link: Facebook Event Page

Pagan Pride of East Tennessee holds multiple craft fair style events. The first is held in the Spring or Summer of the year.
This year, given the onset of heat, we decided to throw in come ice cream and a cool place to shop!

When: July 21st

Where: The historic Oakwood-Lincoln Park Community Clubhouse (map)

What: We will have a selection of special vendors, delicious ice cream, raffles, and lots of fun!!!

Come do some shopping, socialize with other pagans, and cool off with a frosty treat!
The market begins at 11am and will end at 5pm (Kitchen closes at 4:30).

Vendor List

Artistic Henna Designs

Bewitchen Kitchen Herbs & Crafts

Bramblewood Arts

Candle & Bath Works

The Forgotten Log

India Trunk Sale

J.K. Whims

Moon Cat Crafts

SKO’s Bits & Bobs

Smokey Mountain Beads, Crystals, & More

Goodies

Hand Dipped Ice Cream & Sherbert

Sundaes

Banana Splits

Popsicles

Various Beverages including:

  • tea
  • lemonade
  • bottled water

Summer Market & Ice Cream Social

Come out, shop, eat ice cream, and celebrate summer with us!
Held at the historic Oakwood-Lincoln Park Community Clubhouse, we will have a selection of special vendors, delicious ice cream, and lots of fun!!! Come do some shopping, socialize with other pagans, and cool off with a frosty treat!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to do different things. This is a great way to meet the locals and find out what different events there are!

July-Bullet Journal and Art Journaling Techniques for Book of Shadows
August – Creating Sacred Space

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to do different things. This is a great way to meet the locals and find out what different events there are!

July-Bullet Journal and Art Journaling Techniques for Book of Shadows
August – Creating Sacred Space

Come out! Check us out!

PPET Monthly Meet & Greet

Come on out and meet the locals! We get together every month to do different things. This is a great way to meet the locals and find out what different events there are!

July-Bullet Journal and Art Journaling Techniques for Book of Shadows
August – Creating Sacred Space

Come out! Check us out!