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Minute to Win It

Minute to Win It

Think your family is up to the challenge? You’ve got a “Minute to Win It” by participating in five different challenges using household items while competing against other families. Fabulous prizes will be awarded! 60 seconds on the clock…Ready…Set…Go!

St. Jude Give thanks. Walk.

St. Jude Give thanks. Walk.

On Saturday, November 19, St. Jude supporters in the Nashville community, and in 80 cities nationwide, will come together to participate in the St. Jude Give thanks. Walk. to raise money for the children of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Location: CoolSprings Galleria, 1800 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, TN 37067 Walker Check-in Starts: 7:00 AM Walk […]

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

From the Franklin Farmers Market… Squirmy, Wiggly and Weird: Worms!!  They wriggle and squiggle through the dirt. They look a little odd too. But those little worms have an important job to do and they do it very well. ———————— Worms make a garden grow bigger, better and healthier. Earthworms are kind of like little […]

Tourist Challenge

Tourist Challenge

This summer enjoy Williamson County in a way you never have before and become a tourist in your own backyard!  There are plenty of parks to choose from and activities for children of all ages.  Use this list to jump start your summer adventure plans! A GAME SPORTSPLEX 215 Gothic Court Franklin, TN 37067 Phone: […]

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 8, 2011.  Celebrate the day and make her feel extra special!  Here are your local happenings: Photograph by Kristen Steele of expectant mother’s taken last year in apparel from Pickles & Ice Cream. ——————————————————- Michael Weaver Estate Sterling Silver Trunk Show On May 5-7, The Registry is hosting the Michael Weaver […]

Music City Kid Expo

Music City Kid Expo

Save the Date! The Music City Kid Expo is coming this April. Find out how you, your children and your business may become involved in the 175,000 square foot event with entertainment, local exhibitors, interactive experiences and more.

Parks and Playgrounds

Parks and Playgrounds

Take a stroll through the park, bring your children and enjoy an afternoon of family fun! Below are some great parks and playgrounds!

Local Libraries

Local Libraries

Williamson County has some great public libraries. The have thousands of books, magazines, movies and more for people of all ages. The best part is you can enjoy the library and borrow books from them for FREE! (assuming you return everything on time!) With the Brentwood Library and the Williamson County Libraries with the main […]

Tennessean Weekends

Tennessean Weekends

Weekends are an excellent time to tour Carnton Plantation. Hundreds of men were treated at Carnton, the largest Confederate field hospital during the November 30, 1864 Battle of Franklin, and blood from the wounded soldiers still stains the floors.  The bodies of four of the six Confederate generals killed in the battle were gathered from […]

Franklin’s Fabulous Parks

Franklin’s Fabulous Parks

Whether you want to go for stroll with your infant, train for a 5k, watch a little league baseball game or picnic at a historic battle site, Franklin’s fabulous collection of parks has it ALL. This is your guide to the amenities and fun you can find at our local parks. Explore a different one […]

Moon Walks

Moon Walks

That’s right moon walks are an excellent way to end the day.  I am not talking about those fancy Michael Jackson dancing steps…or those huge inflatable bouncing things at fairs…I am talking about taking those evening strolls with your little ones in the stroller.  After a nice dinner, after the routine baby bath, bundle your […]

Picnic Places

Picnic Places

By Polly Bibb, Native Franklinite Picnics are one of my favorite late summer activities.  We aren’t talking about the messy pb and j with fruit snacks, which are great for a lazy summer day… no this is the big one, the hot tamale with sophisticated pizzazz! Plan an elaborate meal and then pack it up!  […]