Visit Us

Normal Hours of Operations

Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm


Holidays we are closed:

Labor Day

Veterans Day

Thanksgiving Day

Winter Holidays: December 24- 31

Martin Luther King Day

Presidents Day

Memorial Day

Orientation Tour

We offer an orientation tour to the SFC once a month, on the first Saturday of the month from 9:00 - 9:30am.

Sign-up here

The tour includes but is not limited to:

Garden Tour: Permaculture demonstration site, Active compost poultry and produce operations

Site Tour: learn about solar power, permeable pavers, rainwater collection, and hugelkulture

You are welcome to stay after the tour and volunteer for our work day activities.

Garden Workdays

Make your visit a garden workday! We've setting up a regular open door schedule for work days, two days a week, Saturdays 9 - 12pm and Tuesdays 11am - 2pm.

New and returning volunteers are welcome! New Volunteer Orientation: Saturdays 9am - 10am.

Please note: Volunteering is not limited to just these days and hours! But those hours are open, without appointment, to show up and get involved.

Click here to read more about volunteering at Sustainable Future Center.
There is also an application on the page if the above hours don't work for you.

COVID-19 UPDATE: While a Social-Distancing order is in place for Knoxville, we are limited to 10 participants. Please let us know you are coming at least 24 hours ahead of time so we can add you to the list. Social-distancing while we work will apply!

Questions and to Register: Call Brittany at 865-294-0154 or email

Public transportation is available every 30 minutes via KAT 45 Vestal bus line. We are the "Ogle at Coffey" stop. You’ll see our large solar panels.