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NEW SPLASH PARK OFFERS FUN FOR ALL AGES

NEW SPLASH PARK OFFERS FUN FOR ALL AGES

Franklin Recreation Complex The word is out! You WILL get wet at the new Franklin Splash Park! The whole family will enjoy this new water play experience now open at the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd. The splash pad is inclusive and accessible, featuring hours of water fun with 28 interactive features. Venture down […]

Franktown Youth Get Cooking With Papa C Pies

Franktown Youth Get Cooking With Papa C Pies

Franklin, TN, July 24, 2017– Franktown Open Hearts will be participating in a cooking class, led by local business, Papa C Pies. Franktown students are excited to participate and learn about the process involved in making pies. They will also learn about industrial kitchens and food preparation and safety. Each Franktown student will get a […]

Fall Tennis Clinic Registration Underway

Fall Tennis Clinic Registration Underway

Eight locations for youth and adults The Athletics Division of the Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department announces open registration for fall sessions of indoor and outdoor tennis clinics. Clinics start the week of August 14 and will be offered at these locations: the Indoor Sports Complex in Brentwood; Crockett Park, 1500 Volunteer Pkwy. in […]

Winter Tennis Contract Lottery Set for July 22

Winter Tennis Contract Lottery Set for July 22

Registration is July 17-21 The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department’s Athletics Division announces the Winter Indoor Tennis Contract Lottery on Saturday, July 22, at the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Road. The lottery provides the opportunity to purchase a contract for reserved court time for the winter 2017-2018 indoor season (October 23-March 31) at […]

Family Beach Bash at Franklin Splash Park and Pool August 4th

Family Beach Bash at Franklin Splash Park and Pool August 4th

Open special late hours Friday, August 4 Hang out on shore or take a plunge with the mermaid, but watch out for pirates at the Family Beach Bash pool party, Friday, August 4 at the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd. For one night only, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., the outdoor pool deck […]

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, Tenn. – 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 […]

Fins & Feet Aquathlon

Fins & Feet Aquathlon

Register now for August 13 event Williamson County Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce the third annual Fins & Feet Aquathlon, a youth swim and run competition on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at the Indoor Sports Complex, 920 Heritage Way in Brentwood, TN. Fins & Feet is for boys and girls ages 6 to […]

Senior Fun in July & August

Senior Fun in July & August

  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 program at the Academy Park Gym, located behind the Williamson County Enrichment Center, 110 Everbright St. in Franklin, TN.   Grandparents and Grandkids Event Day […]

Free Concert at Enrichment Center

Free Concert at Enrichment Center

Williamson County Community Band The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department presents a free afternoon concert by the Williamson County Community Band on Sunday, July 30 at 3:00 p.m. at the Williamson County Enrichment Center, 110 Everbright Ave. Admission is free to this family event. The near 60 member band is made up of local […]

City of Franklin Wins National Award for Educational Program

City of Franklin Wins National Award for Educational Program

National Association of Government Communicators Gives Excellence Award for #FranklinGreasebusters Campaign Franklin – The National Association of Government Communicators has awarded the City of Franklin Communications Division and Water Management Department an award of excellence for last summer’s #FranklinGreasebusters campaign.  The campaign aimed to educate residents about preventing overflows within the collection system. “We are […]

City of Franklin Names Two New Directors

City of Franklin Names Two New Directors

Water Management and Information Technology Departments get new Leadership Franklin– The City of Franklin announces the promotion of two long time employees to Directors of Departments within the city.   Michelle Marie Hatcher P.E. was named earlier this month as the new Water Management Director.  Michelle has been with the City since 2014 when she […]

Battle of Franklin Trust Host Seventh Annual Bootlegger’s Bash

Battle of Franklin Trust Host Seventh Annual Bootlegger’s Bash

Prohibition-era event features Southern fare, local whiskey and live entertainment FRANKLIN, TN. – The Battle of Franklin Trust will host its seventh annual Bootlegger’s Bash on Saturday, Aug. 26 at 7 p.m. at Carnton. The annual event invites guests to celebrate Williamson County’s unique history of bootlegging with a casual evening featuring Tennessee distillers, a […]

Sunset Concert Series July 30

Sunset Concert Series July 30

The Sunset Concert Series is a family-friendly, summer tradition providing outdoor concerts on the east lawn of Carnton. The next musical act is Resurrection – A Journey Tribute on July 30th.  Event gates open at 5 p.m. and concerts take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Guests may bring chairs, blankets and picnics. Food and beverage, […]

Overcrowded Animal Shelter Waives Kitten Adoption Fee

Overcrowded Animal Shelter Waives Kitten Adoption Fee

Record high intake of 345 in June Williamson County Animal Center in Franklin is overflowing with adoptable kittens. To promote adoption and relieve overcrowding, Shelter Director Laura Chavarria said the shelter is waiving the kitten adoption rate until further notice. Adoptions do require an approved application and include vaccinations, spay or neuter (or $50 returnable […]

Senior Fun in July

Senior Fun in July

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 program at the Academy Park Gym, located behind the Williamson County Enrichment Center, 110 Everbright St. in Franklin, TN. Potluck and Bingo Monthly senior potlucks are […]