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ANNUAL ILLUMINATION CEREMONY ON NOV. 30 COMMEMORATED BATTLE OF FRANKLIN

ANNUAL ILLUMINATION CEREMONY ON NOV. 30 COMMEMORATED BATTLE OF FRANKLIN

FRANKLIN, TN – On Thursday, Nov. 30, The Battle of Franklin Trust once again displayed 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 unfolded on Nov. 30, 1864,” said Eric A. Jacobson, CEO of The Battle of Franklin […]

RESTORED CARTER HOUSE FARM OFFICE NOW OPEN

RESTORED CARTER HOUSE FARM OFFICE NOW OPEN

Farm office restored to highlight battle scars from Nov. 30, 1864 FRANKLIN, TN – On Tuesday, Nov. 28 The Battle of Franklin Trust opened the Carter House farm office after the completion of a $170,000 restoration project. Battle of Franklin Trust CEO Eric A. Jacobson and Executive Director and State Historic Preservation Officer Patrick McIntyre […]

FREE COMMUNITY BAND CONCERT IN FRANKLIN

FREE COMMUNITY BAND CONCERT IN FRANKLIN

December 2 at new Enrichment Center The Williamson County Community Band will present a free concert on Saturday, December 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the Williamson County Enrichment Center at Academy Park, 110 Everbright Ave. in Franklin. This event is open to the public. The near 60-member band is made up of local amateur and […]

ART SCENE AT COUNTY ENRICHMENT CENTER

ART SCENE AT COUNTY ENRICHMENT CENTER

 Art class for kids, ‘Ugly Sweater’ yoga and local art display During the Franklin Art Scene on Friday, December 1, the Williamson County Enrichment Center, 110 Everbright Ave., will offer an art class for kids from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., a free ‘Ugly Sweater’ yoga class from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and an […]

Fun For All Ages in Upcoming Classes

Fun For All Ages in Upcoming Classes

Franklin Recreation Complex The Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd., offers activities for all ages including classes for adults like watercolor or piano lessons. For kids, try the Sticky Fingers Preschool Art program or home school art classes. Beyond Broccoli Go beyond broccoli and green beans in this informative class. Learn more about other delicious […]

Nashville Symphony Now Accepting Applications for Annual Curb Concerto Competition

Nashville Symphony Now Accepting Applications for Annual Curb Concerto Competition

Scholarship Program Open to Aspiring Tennessee Musicians Ages 14-18 Nashville, TN – The Nashville Symphony has opened the application process for its Curb Concerto Competition, taking place on February 24-25, 2018, at Schermerhorn Symphony Center. One of the most prestigious student competitions in the state, this annual event showcases gifted high school-age students from Tennessee and […]

The Gift of Art Returns to Downtown Franklin This December

The Gift of Art Returns to Downtown Franklin This December

Friday, Dec. 1 welcomes Franklin’s holiday tree lighting and monthly art crawl FRANKLIN, TN – Friday, Dec. 1 will have visitors to Downtown Franklin decking the halls and singing Christmas carols. This month’s monthly art crawl coincides with the Christmas Tree Lighting in the Square, including children’s choirs, a performance from award winning singer Matthew […]

ADOPTION FEES WAIVED BLACK FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

ADOPTION FEES WAIVED BLACK FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

Plus monthly rabies/microchip clinic Saturday 9am-11am The Williamson County Animal Center (WCAC), 106 Claude Yates Dr. in Franklin, TN is pleased to offer fee-waived adoptions on Black Friday and Saturday, November 24 and 25, 2017.  There will be no adoption fee charged on kittens, cats and adult dogs. Puppies under one year old are $85. […]

WILLIAMSON COUNTY REC COMPLEX AT NOLENSVILLE

WILLIAMSON COUNTY REC COMPLEX AT NOLENSVILLE

December & School Break Classes The Williamson County Recreation Complex at Nolensville, 7250 Nolensville Rd., has fun classes for kids and adults. In December, Lego classes for kids will be offered during the school break.  All classes are open to the public, and registration is available at www.wcparksandrec.com.   Sticky Fingers Preschool Art Club Enhance […]

WILLIAMSON COUNTY ENRICHMENT CENTER CLASSES

WILLIAMSON COUNTY ENRICHMENT CENTER CLASSES

Grandparent & Me Art Class, Creative Writing Williamson County Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce a number of new  community classes for youth and adults at the new Williamson County Enrichment Center at Academy Park, 110 Everbright Ave. All classes are fee based and open to the public. Registration is now available at www.wcparksandrec.com. […]

#MakeBlackFridayYours at CoolSprings Galleria

#MakeBlackFridayYours at CoolSprings Galleria

Join us at 6 am on Black Friday for a Black Friday Bash   Nashville, TN (November 17, 2017) – CoolSprings Galleria will open its doors from 6 am to 10 pm on Black Friday for door busters and great deals from all your favorite retailers.   The first 250 people 18 and older to […]

SNACK WITH SANTA

SNACK WITH SANTA

Holiday fun December 13 at Timberland Park Santa is coming to Timberland Park on Wednesday, December 13 at 10:00 a.m. for snacks and a story with preschoolers, ages 18 mos. to 4 yrs., and their parents.  Bring your cameras along for photos with Santa inside the park’s cozy interpretive center. The event is free, but […]

Lotz House Announces Chair Donation

Lotz House Announces Chair Donation

Family artifacts dating back to the Battle of Franklin donated to the Lotz House FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The Lotz House received a donation of chairs that witnessed the bloody Battle of Franklin from their home in Carnton on Nov. 30, 1864. Lotz House Foundation member Reid Lovell has donated the two antique chairs to be […]

National Research Center Awards Franklin Voice of the People Award for Excellence in Education and Enrichment

National Research Center Awards Franklin Voice of the People Award for Excellence in Education and Enrichment

Award based on responses from residents in the National Citizen Survey FRANKLIN –National Research Center, Inc. (NRC) has announced Franklin, TN Winner of the Voice of the People Award for Excellence in Education and Enrichment. This award is only given to top performing jurisdictions that best listen and act for the benefit their communities. Based […]

SANTA IS COMING TO FAIRVIEW

SANTA IS COMING TO FAIRVIEW

December 15 at recreation complex Santa is coming to Fairview, and kids 6 months to 10 years of age are invited to join the fun! Santa will arrive at the Fairview Recreation Complex , 2714 Fairview Blvd. on Friday, December 15! Wear your pajamas and have a snack while Santa tells a story. Then, share […]