Activities

Rhythm & Spirit Dance, Tumbling and Cheer Program

Rhythm & Spirit Dance, Tumbling and Cheer Program

Registration now open for Fall classes at five locations Williamson County Parks and Recreation (WCPR) is pleased to announce on-line registration is open for the Rhythm & Spirit 2017 Fall dance, tumbling and cheer program. Classes begin in August at five locations: the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd.; the Williamson County Enrichment Center, 110 […]

How do Dinosaurs Choose Their Pets?

How do Dinosaurs Choose Their Pets?

Story time at B&N in CoolSprings   Special Event, Children’s Event, Storytime (Childrens) Saturday January 14, 2017 11:00 AM Perfect for every child who has ever loved or yearned for a pet, this uproarious new book delights readers of all ages as they peek into the mischievous world of Jane Yolen and Mark Teague’s bestselling ‘How Do […]

State Releases 2016-2017 Testing Information

State Releases 2016-2017 Testing Information

As the start of a new school year approaches, we know you may have questions about assessments, particularly in this time of change. We are pleased to pass along some updates that we received from the Tennessee Department of Education today. Maximizing instructional time and reducing testing is a priority for our state, which we believe is […]

Sunset Concert Series returns to Carnton this Sunday

Sunset Concert Series returns to Carnton this Sunday

 The Battle of Franklin Trust will host its annual Sunset Concert Series this Sunday, June 25 at Carnton. The Sunset Concert Series is a family-friendly, summer tradition providing outdoor concerts on the east lawn of Carnton. This week’s musical act is Music City Stones: A Rolling Stones Tribute. Event gates open at 5 p.m. and concerts […]

Calicos and Cadets kicks off on Tuesday, June 20 with limited spots still available

Calicos and Cadets kicks off on Tuesday, June 20 with limited spots still available

The Battle of Franklin Trust will kick-off another year of Calicos and Cadets from Tuesday, June 20 through Thursday, June 22, an 1860s-style summer camp experience for children ages 8 to 12. There are still a few open spots remaining for children who wish to have a unique and educational summer experience learning about Carton and The Carter House. […]

Pumpkin Farms

Pumpkin Farms

Check out this list of top notch pumpkin farms! Bottom View Farm 185 Wilkerson Lane, Portland 325-7017 • www.bottomviewfarm.com Tues – Sat 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Kids can take a train ride and play on the giant slide, meet and greet farm animals, pick pumpkins and more. Gentry’s Farm 1974 New Hwy. 96 W., […]