51 results for 'Development'

Oaklands Mansion Announces New Backpack Program for Families

Oaklands Mansion Announces New Backpack Program for Families

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – On July 30th, Oaklands Mansion’s new backpack program will roll out! Local Girl Scout Ambassador Chloe Wakham of Troop #2864 has designed a backpack filled with games, crafts, and worksheets, all built to learn more about the history of Oaklands and its impact within our community! This program was completed as part […]

The annual Big Backpack Giveaway is all set

The annual Big Backpack Giveaway is all set

[Williamson County, TN – July 15, 2019] – United Way of Williamson County’s Stuff the Bus school supply drive seeks to steer students on the path to achievement by providing families in need with essential school supplies. On Saturday, July 27, more than 100 volunteers will join United Way and its community partners to distribute […]

July Programs and Events at Timberland Park in Franklin

July Programs and Events at Timberland Park in Franklin

Williamson County Parks and Recreation is proud to host ongoing nature programs and events at Timberland Park during the month of July. July 13: 9:00 a.m. – Guided Hike: Join us at Timberland Park for a guided hike. We will be discussing plants, animals, and the history of the park. Participants can expect to walk […]

HOMESCHOOL SOCCER PROGRAM

HOMESCHOOL SOCCER PROGRAM

Registration Now Open  The Athletics Division of Williamson County Parks and Recreation will be offering a six-week soccer program for homeschool students in Middle Tennessee. This coed program (for ages 7-17) will be held at the Indoor Arena at Crockett Park, 1485 Volunteer Parkway in Brentwood on Friday afternoons, August 9 – Sept. 13 from […]

REGISTER NOW FOR FALL YOUTH FLAG FOOTBALL

REGISTER NOW FOR FALL YOUTH FLAG FOOTBALL

Registration is now open for the Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department’s Fall 2019 Youth Flag Football leagues (ages 5-13) played at the Indoor Arena at Crockett Park, 1485 Volunteer Pkwy., Brentwood and the Robert A. Ring Arena, 1878 Downs Blvd. in Franklin, TN. There will be teams for age divisions 5-6, 7-8, 9-10 and […]

United Way Fights Summer Slide

United Way Fights Summer Slide

[Williamson County, TN – June 18, 2019] United Way of Williamson County’s school-based education program is providing literacy and learning activities for local students during the summer months. The Summer Literacy Program is a Raise Your Hand initiative that promotes the importance of ongoing reading and combats the effects of “summer slide.”  Summer slide is […]

Youth Volleyball Registration Begins June 1

Youth Volleyball Registration Begins June 1

Registration will begin June 1 for Williamson County Parks and Recreation’s Fall Youth Volleyball leagues for ages 7-15. Leagues are based off player’s current age on August 31, 2019. The coed Introductory League ($65) is for ages 7-9 and focuses on building basic volleyball skills. The coed Intermediate League ($90) is for kids ages 10-12 […]

REGISTRATION OPENS JUNE 1 FOR YOUTH FLAG FOOTBALL

REGISTRATION OPENS JUNE 1 FOR YOUTH FLAG FOOTBALL

Registration will open June 1 for the Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department’s Fall 2019 Youth Flag Football leagues (ages 5-13) played at the Indoor Arena at Crockett Park, 1485 Volunteer Pkwy., Brentwood, TN and the Robert A. Ring Arena, 1878 Downs Blvd. in Franklin, TN. There will be teams for age divisions 5-6, 7-8, […]

SPRING TENNIS CLINIC REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

SPRING TENNIS CLINIC REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

The Athletics Division of the Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department is now registering for Spring sessions of indoor and outdoor tennis clinics. Classes will start the week of April 1. Indoor clinics will be held at the Indoor Sports Complex in Brentwood, 920 Heritage Way. Outdoor clinics will be offered at the Franklin Recreation […]

Largest Statewide Robotics Competition Scheduled for March 2

Largest Statewide Robotics Competition Scheduled for March 2

TN Driving Innovation “STEM” Lab on Wheels at Tournament BRENTWOOD, TN—More than 1,000 students from across the state will compete at Tennessee’s VEX Robotics Competition March 2 at Brentwood Academy with hopes of earning a spot to compete in this year’s 12th Annual World Competition in April. An added feature for this year’s tournament will […]

Spring Flag Football League Registration for Youth, High School and Adults

Spring Flag Football League Registration for Youth, High School and Adults

Registration is underway for Williamson County Parks and Recreation’s (WCPR) Spring 2019 NFL Youth Flag Football program at the Robert A. Ring Indoor Soccer Arena, 1878 Downs Blvd. in Franklin. All registration is on-line at www.wcparksandrec.com. The non-contact indoor league is for boys and girls ages 5-13. Registration ends February 21. The league will have […]

Leadership Franklin Scholarship Applications Now Available

Leadership Franklin Scholarship Applications Now Available

Franklin, Tenn. (January 16, 2019) – High school seniors and current college students who live in Williamson County are encouraged to apply for the scholarship to be awarded by Leadership Franklin. The non-profit organization will award one $1,500 scholarship to a student who meets the scholarship criteria. Applicants must have a minimum 3.25 cumulative grade […]

Music Students Invited to Apply for Nashville Symphony’s Accelerando Education Initiative

Music Students Invited to Apply for Nashville Symphony’s Accelerando Education Initiative

Informational meetings to be held in January and February for prospective students and their families Program open to students from ethnic communities underrepresented in American orchestras The Nashville Symphony invites local students of diverse backgrounds to audition for Accelerando, its music education initiative designed to prepare gifted young musicians from underrepresented ethnic communities for pursuing […]

WINTER BREAK FUN FOR KIDS At the Franklin Recreation Complex

WINTER BREAK FUN FOR KIDS At the Franklin Recreation Complex

Keep the kids busy over Winter break with classes and activities at WCPR’s Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd., Franklin, TN. January 2 & 4: Young Rembrants Pastel Workshop – 12:30 – 3:00 p.m. This winter break our Young Rembrandts’ students will find themselves captivated by exotic African beasts. Our “Animals of Africa” Pastel Drawing […]

Battle Bots Workshop at the Longview Recreation Center

Battle Bots Workshop at the Longview Recreation Center

Williamson County Parks and Recreation will conduct a Battle Bots Workshop on Saturday, December 1 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the Longview Recreation Center at Spring Hill, 2909 Commonwealth Dr., Spring Hill, TN. This workshop will teach various ways to use RoboThink’s innovative robotics pieces, motors, switches, axles and gears to design and build […]