312 results for 'Community Updates'

CBL Properties Continues Tradition of Closing on Thanksgiving Day

CBL Properties Continues Tradition of Closing on Thanksgiving Day

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. & NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 11, 2017) – CBL Properties, owner and manager of CoolSprings Galleria, announced today that their portfolio of market-dominant regional shopping centers will close on Thanksgiving Day and open at 6:00 a.m. on Black Friday, November 24th. “The support that we received last year when we made this decision was […]

Franklin’s Charge Secures Authentic Artillery Display for Carter Hill Battlefield Park

Franklin’s Charge Secures Authentic Artillery Display for Carter Hill Battlefield Park

Cannon installation set for Friday, Nov. 10 FRANKLIN, TN – Franklin’s Charge has secured authentic replicas of four artillery pieces that will be displayed at Carter Hill Battlefield Park to further interpret the Battle of Franklin held Nov. 30, 1864. The Franklin’s Charge Cannon Committee, led by Chairman Cullen Smith, recognized the need and worked […]

THERAPEUTIC RECREATION PROGRAMS

THERAPEUTIC RECREATION PROGRAMS

Holiday Karaoke Party and more The Therapeutic Recreation programs offered by Williamson County Parks and Recreation provide year-round leisure activities for individuals with developmental disabilities. Therapeutic programs are led by Therapeutic Recreation Specialists who assist people with disabilities to develop skills and knowledge for daily living and community involvement.  Recreation Specialists conduct monthly ongoing programs […]

Seniors to See The Nutcracker

Seniors to See The Nutcracker

Register now for December 21 trip Williamson County Parks and Recreation invites area seniors (55+) to attend Nashville Ballet’s 10th annual production of The Nutcracker, featuring the Nashville Symphony. The December 21 matinee at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) will feature all-new magical elements and a truly local production. The bus will leave from the […]

SENIOR FUN IN NOVEMBER

SENIOR FUN IN NOVEMBER

Activities abound for 55+ residents The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department invites area seniors (55+) to participate in upcoming activities at six locations. All programs and facilities are open to the public. Potluck and Bingo Monthly senior potlucks are a fun way to make new friends in the community. Please bring along a side […]

FRANKLIN SYNERGY BANK SIGNS ON AS SPONSOR FOR HERITAGE FOUNDATION OF WILLIAMSON CO.

FRANKLIN SYNERGY BANK SIGNS ON AS SPONSOR FOR HERITAGE FOUNDATION OF WILLIAMSON CO.

The bank will support the Heritage Foundation’s events and preservation efforts with 5-year agreement FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Franklin Synergy Bank has signed on as the presenting sponsor of the Heritage Foundation’s 50th anniversary celebration on Nov. 12, in addition to a five-year sponsorship agreement with the non-profit organization. Franklin Synergy celebrates ten years in business […]

CoolSprings Galleria Kicks off the Holiday Season with Santa’s Arrival

CoolSprings Galleria Kicks off the Holiday Season with Santa’s Arrival

Nashville, TN – Franklin, TN – CoolSprings Galleria is excited to kick off the holiday season with the arrival of Santa Claus on Friday, November 3rd.   In partnership with the Goddard School for Early Childhood Development, join us for a fun-filled event to welcome Santa Claus to CoolSprings and kick off the holiday season.  […]

Franklin Launches Litter Prevention Campaign City uses southern expressions to remind people littering ain’t right!

Franklin Launches Litter Prevention Campaign City uses southern expressions to remind people littering ain’t right!

Franklin, TN – The City of Franklin is launching an anti- litter campaign in response to some complaints from citizens about litter in the city. The campaign to residents and visitors features a southern flair with humorous messages to grab people’s attention. One ad reads, “Bless your heart is a southern expression. Littering ain’t.” Another […]

Annual Illumination Ceremony on Nov. 30 to Commemorate Battle of Franklin

Annual Illumination Ceremony on Nov. 30 to Commemorate Battle of Franklin

Battle of Franklin Trust to honor casualties and the 153rd anniversary of the battle FRANKLIN, TN – On Thursday, Nov. 30, The Battle of Franklin Trust will once again display luminaries at dusk to honor the casualties inflicted during the Battle of Franklin 153 years ago. “It is difficult to comprehend the immense loss that […]

Immediate Job Openings for Lifeguards

Immediate Job Openings for Lifeguards

Flexible Schedules and Competitive Wages Offered   The positions require current Red Cross Lifeguard and CPR/AED certification. To apply, visit www.williamsoncounty-tn.gov/jobs.aspx, or apply in person at the Williamson County Administrative Complex, 1320 West Main St., Franklin, TN 37064. For more information about employment as a lifeguard, contact Kristin Pitts at (615) 370-3471, ext. 2122. Williamson […]

BrightStone’s 16th Annual Golf Benefit Swings into Success

BrightStone’s 16th Annual Golf Benefit Swings into Success

FRANKLIN, TN — This year’s “18 Holes for Special Souls” Jim Hinton Memorial Golf Benefit was a full day of amazing weather and deep impact. With 38 golfers and 25 support partners, this event raised over $113,000 to support programs that provide essential job training and life enhancing opportunities for adults with special needs in […]

HALLOWEEN BLOWOUT AT FAIRVIEW RECREATION COMPLEX

HALLOWEEN BLOWOUT AT FAIRVIEW RECREATION COMPLEX

Register on-line for October 28 event Hop on your broomstick and join Williamson County Parks and Recreation on Saturday, October 28 at the Fairview Recreation Complex, 2714 Fairview Blvd. for the annual Halloween Blowout from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Little goblins ages 2-12 (accompanied by an adult) will enjoy carnival games like ring toss, […]

SPOOKS & COUPES

SPOOKS & COUPES

Family Halloween event at Franklin Recreation Complex – Franklin, TN   Williamson County Parks and Recreation presents Spooks and Coupes, a community Halloween event, on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd.  This fun annual event will feature over 30 classic cars (coupes) with trunks full of treats! Families and […]

Lotz House Announces “Book Day” and Sidewalk Sale

Lotz House Announces “Book Day” and Sidewalk Sale

Franklin, TN – The Lotz House is hosting a “Book Day” to showcase the third edition of The Lotz Family, Survivors of the Battle of Franklin, offer a new Lotz House Photo Guide and a first-time coloring book on Sunday, Oct. 29 from 1 – 4 p.m. A sidewalk sale will be held Thursday through […]

MORE THAN $25 MILLION COMMITTED IN PRIVATE DONATIONS TO NEW TENNESSEE STATE MUSEUM PROJECT

MORE THAN $25 MILLION COMMITTED IN PRIVATE DONATIONS TO NEW TENNESSEE STATE MUSEUM PROJECT

    Supporters include corporations, foundations and individuals from across the state   Nashville, TN — The Tennessee State Museum today announced that fundraising efforts for the new museum have progressed well, with more than $25 million committed by corporations, foundations and individuals statewide during the campaign’s initial “silent phase.”    “It is exciting to have […]