UPCOMING DATES & EVENTS:

Lady's Night Out - Call to schedule
If you have a group of friends who you want to drink wine with and try your hand at creating a masterpiece, call and let's set up a time.

Teen Night- First Friday of the month 6-8 pm
Come enjoy Coke and snacks while creating your very own masterpiece with paint and canvas. Ms. Joy is there only as a guide to inspire and encourage. The subject of your painting is totally yours. Teenagers only. Please text or call Ms. Joy at 205-3529 if you plan to attend.

Our Staff

Welcome to The Knowledge Nook!

Betty is the Nook's on staff veiled chameleon. She's been with the Nook since the beginning. Betty helps  keep an eye on everyone.

Wilma is queen of the Nook, who looks down on all her underlings, when she isn't playing with paper

Jessica Ware. She is from Estill Springs, TN. She teaches math and science at the Knowledge Nook. Jessica loves playing disc golf and hiking. She also does lots of puzzles and loves to sew.

Avery Wert was one of Joy's students, first at the School of the Good Shepherd and then at the Knowledge Nook. Now, she helps with tutoring and art lessons. 

"He who works with his hands is a laborer
He who works with his hands and his head is a craftsman
He who works with his hands, his head, and his heart, is an artist"
-St. Francis of Assisi

Our goal is simple: To create learning success stories, one student at a time.

Since we opened our doors in 2015, the Knowledge Nook has been helping students fulfill their potential. We do this through personalized instruction, working hand-in-hand with the student’s classroom teachers for the most efficient learning.

Joy Snead, Owner / Operator, Opened the Knowledge Nook in May of 2015. She brings over 20 years of experience teaching at Sewanee Children;s Center and the School of the Good Shepherd.

Summer camps 2018 are finished! We had a great summer, with more kids than ever before. See you next year!


Now, though, school is starting back up an we are looking forward to helping and encouraging your child throughout the school year with any and all tutoring, after school enrichment, school project help, art, or general motivation.


Call, Text, or Email Joy at 931-205-3529 or joysnead68@gmail.com and Message us on Facebook at The Knowledge Nook to schedule a session.