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ADOPTION FEES WAIVED AT ‘ASPCA & SUBARU LOVES PETS’ ON SATURDAY

ADOPTION FEES WAIVED AT ‘ASPCA & SUBARU LOVES PETS’ ON SATURDAY

Open late, plus ‘Stuff the Subaru’ with pet supply donations Williamson County Animal Center (WCAC) and Darrell Waltrip Subaru in Franklin are teaming up for an ‘ASPCA & Subaru Loves Pets’ fee-waived adoption event on Saturday, October 14, 2017.   WCAC received a grant from the ASPCA and Subaru to cover adoption fees for all […]

MAIN INDOOR FACILITIES OPEN ON VETERANS DAY

MAIN INDOOR FACILITIES OPEN ON VETERANS DAY

Williamson County Parks and Recreation Williamson County Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce that the department’s five main indoor facilities will be open on Veterans Day, Friday, November 10, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.: the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd.; the Longview Recreation Center at Spring Hill, 2909 Commonwealth Dr.; the […]

Brookdale Senior Living Hosts Inaugural Celebrate Aging Film Festival

Brookdale Senior Living Hosts Inaugural Celebrate Aging Film Festival

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 3, 2017 – For the last few months, residents at senior living communities across the country wrote, filmed, directed and edited their own 5 minute movie, using only an iPad, for the inaugural Brookdale Celebrate Aging Film Festival. Approximately 74 films were narrowed down to nine in the Best Picture, Best Writing, […]

ART SCENE STOP TO OFFER FREE YOGA, ART EXHIBITS & LIVE MUSIC

ART SCENE STOP TO OFFER FREE YOGA, ART EXHIBITS & LIVE MUSIC

Friday, October 6 at County Enrichment Center During the monthly Franklin Art scene on October 6, the Williamson County Enrichment Center and Performing Arts Center at 110 Everbright Ave. will feature free yoga on the lawn, live music and two art exhibits. Bring a mat and join the fun at yoga on the lawn from 6:30 […]

BrightStone Students Grow in Leaps and Bounds at Ensworth School’s Sports Day

BrightStone Students Grow in Leaps and Bounds at Ensworth School’s Sports Day

FRANKLIN, TN — BrightStone ensures that its students are active both physically and in the community! Their adults with special needs annually attend Ensworth’s Sports Day program, a one-day event on Ensworth’s campus. During this highly anticipated annual adventure, Ensworth coaches and students provide a unique resource to the special needs communities in Middle Tennessee. […]

BATTLE OF FRANKLIN TRUST’S ERIC A. JACOBSON TO SPEAK AT CIVIL WAR LECTURE SERIES

BATTLE OF FRANKLIN TRUST’S ERIC A. JACOBSON TO SPEAK AT CIVIL WAR LECTURE SERIES

“America, Our Civil War and the Expanding Conversation” to take place on Thursday, Oct. 5th FRANKLIN, TN – The Battle of Franklin Trust will host its ongoing Civil War lecture series on Thursday, Oct. 5 featuring speaker Eric A. Jacobson, CEO of The Battle of Franklin Trust. Titled “America, Our Civil War and the Expanding Conversation,” […]

2017 Tennessee Historic Preservation Conference – Preservation and Placemaking Possibilities

2017 Tennessee Historic Preservation Conference – Preservation and Placemaking Possibilities

September 20-22 | Franklin, Tennessee   Tennessee’s Preservation – Placemaking – Possibilities!  Speakers Session Recommendations and Summaries   Register Online by Sept 15th or Onsite Next Week    Prepared by Dr. Bridget Jones, TPT Interim Executive Director, September 10th, 2017    The 2017 Tennessee Historic Preservation Conference promises to be an exciting and informative event […]

Golfers and Support Partners Tee Up for BrightStone’s 16th Annual Golf Benefit

Golfers and Support Partners Tee Up for BrightStone’s 16th Annual Golf Benefit

Jim Hinton Memorial Golf Benefit – Tuesday, October 3, 2017 – 8:00am-3:00pm   Franklin, TN – BrightStone’s “18 Holes for Special Souls” Jim Hinton Memorial Golf Benefit is truly one of a kind. While most events invite golfers on the green for a pay-to-play fee, our golfers commit to individually fundraise for the event! Golfers […]

SPLASH PARK, POOLS & MAIN INDOOR FACILITIES OPEN ON LABOR DAY

SPLASH PARK, POOLS & MAIN INDOOR FACILITIES OPEN ON LABOR DAY

SPLASH PARK, POOLS & MAIN INDOOR FACILITIES OPEN ON LABOR DAY Williamson County Parks and Recreation  Williamson County Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce that the department’s six main indoor facilities will be open on Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.: the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd.; […]

Protect Your Pets in an Emergency

Protect Your Pets in an Emergency

Incoming heavy rains prompt microchip clinics With the remnants of Hurricane Harvey expected to bring heavy rain, possible flooding and a tornado threat to Middle Tennessee in the next few days, Williamson County Animal Center is urging all pet owners to have an emergency plan in place for their pets. Pets often get lost during […]

Heroes in Recovery 6K

Heroes in Recovery 6K

Heroes in Recovery 6K – September 9 @ 8:00 am The Leiper’s Fork Heroes in Recovery 6K is the original 6K event and a unique run/walk presented by Foundations Nashville, an outpatient treatment center of Foundations Recovery Network. Foundations Recovery Network’s mission is to be the leader in evidence-based, integrated treatment for co-occurring mental health and substance […]

Franklin Special School District and City of Franklin Hosts September 5 Open House

Franklin Special School District and City of Franklin Hosts September 5 Open House

Feedback requested on preliminary concept plans for recreational improvements at Johnson Elementary, Freedom Intermediate and Freedom Middle/Poplar Grove FRANKLIN, Tenn.– Franklin Special School District invites teachers, parents, parks users, and others to attend an interactive public input meeting on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. The open house will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on September […]

WILLIAMSON COUNTY COMMUNITY CHORUS SETS AUDITIONS

WILLIAMSON COUNTY COMMUNITY CHORUS SETS AUDITIONS

Dr. Linda Boling named Chorus Director   The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) is pleased to announce the public auditions for the new Williamson County Community Chorus, and has named Dr. Linda Bolding as the new group’s director.   Public auditions will be held Monday, August 28 and Tuesday, August 29 from 6:30 […]

SENIOR FUN IN AUGUST & SEPTEMBER

SENIOR FUN IN AUGUST & SEPTEMBER

  Activities abound for 55+ residents   The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department invites area seniors (55+) to participate in upcoming activities at six locations, including a new senior sports activity in Nolensville, and a new Lunch Bunch group in Spring Hill at the Longview Recreation Center and in Franklin at the Williamson County […]

MEN’S FALL FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUE IN BRENTWOOD, TN

MEN’S FALL FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUE IN BRENTWOOD, TN

MEN’S FALL FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUE IN BRENTWOOD Registration for indoor leagues ends September 8  The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registration through September 8 for a 5 on 5 men’s flag football league at the Indoor Arena at Crockett Park, 1485 Volunteer Pkwy. in Brentwood.  The league, for moderate to advanced teams […]