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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 […]

FREE ECLIPSE VIEWING PARTY

FREE ECLIPSE VIEWING PARTY

August 21 at Timberland Park Williamson County Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce a free family solar eclipse viewing event August 21 at Timberland Park. The party starts at noon with guided hikes, a bounce house, snow cones, moon rock painting and more.  The total eclipse will peak at 1:27 p.m., and the event […]

Growing Williamson County

Growing Williamson County

Franklin, TN Community   Hear economic trends & discuss population growth in Williamson County & their impact over the next 5-10 years with Mayor Ken Moore, Mayor Rogers Anderson, Harold Crye of Crye-Leike Real Estate Services, Steve Kulinski of CBRE Group, & Michael Skipper of Greater Nashville Regional Council.  Network with Williamson County realtors, developers, […]

Free Eclipse Viewing Party

Free Eclipse Viewing Party

August 21 at Timberland Park Williamson County Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce a free family solar eclipse viewing event August 21 at Timberland Park. The party starts at noon with guided hikes, a bounce house, snow cones, moon rock painting and more.  The total eclipse will peak at 1:27 p.m., and the event […]

Call to Artists: Frist Center Bollard Decoration Project

Call to Artists: Frist Center Bollard Decoration Project

Middle Tennessee Artists Invited to Submit Design Proposals by September 15   NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 1, 2017)—The Frist Center for the Visual Arts is pleased to announce a call for artists to decorate the ornamental bollards around the Frist Center’s Broadway and Demonbreun Street entryways. Artists and artist teams living in Middle Tennessee are invited […]

EEOG’S SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAM ENGAGED WITH TEENS TO ENCOURAGE SUCCESS IN SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING & MATHEMATICS CAREERS

EEOG’S SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAM ENGAGED WITH TEENS TO ENCOURAGE SUCCESS IN SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING & MATHEMATICS CAREERS

  The Education Equal Opportunity Group (EEOG) launched their Third Annual Summer Enrichment and Technology Program. From July 10 to July 21, high school students had the opportunity to learn about Android coding, video game design, financial literacy, conversational Spanish and character development.  “This was the third year of our summer enrichment program and we […]

“The Mexican War: Connections to the Civil War and Tennessee” at July Round Table

“The Mexican War: Connections to the Civil War and Tennessee” at July Round Table

On Sunday, July 9th at 3 P.M., the Franklin Civil War Round Table will present historian and author Dr. Timothy D. Johnson, who will speak on “The Mexican War: Connections to the Civil War and Tennessee.”   The U.S. Army mustered in 1846 to fight the Mexican War consisted of a small number of professional […]

July 4th Celebration & Brentwood Summer Concert Series at Crockett Park

July 4th Celebration & Brentwood Summer Concert Series at Crockett Park

2017 Brentwood Summer Concert Series at Crockett Park — July 4th Celebration featuring The Kadillacs Brentwood Celebrates Independence Day The City of Brentwood invites you to the twenty-ninth Independence Day Celebration at the Eddy Arnold Amphitheater in Crockett Park from 7pm to 10:30pm on Tuesday July 4, 2017.  Paul Ross and the “The Kadillacs” will begin […]

“Franklin on the Fourth” – Downtown Franklin

“Franklin on the Fourth” – Downtown Franklin

The annual Independence Day celebration begins at 10 a.m. on July 4th.   Franklin, TN – This year’s 4th of July Celebration will focus on family fun and include great music, quality crafts, tasty food, antique cars, and a large kids zone.  Downtown Franklin, TN is the perfect location to have a festival and community event […]

Andrews Cadillac Firecracker 5K/10K 2017

Andrews Cadillac Firecracker 5K/10K 2017

Proceeds from all YMCA Race Series events benefit the YMCA of Middle Tennessee’s Annual Giving Campaign. As a leading nonprofit committed to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y uses Annual Giving Campaign contributions to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve community health and well-being and support of people in need […]