Senior veterans appreciation day to be hosted by Cloverland Park Senior Living

New assisted living and memory care community will provide veterans age 65+ appointments to meet with Veterans Services Officers regarding their eligibility for VA pension benefits   To honor World War II, Korean War and Vietnam War Veterans, Cloverland Park Senior Living will sponsor Senior Veterans Appreciation Day on Thursday, Nov. 12, in the Puffy…

New art exhibit at the Williamson County Enrichment Center

    The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) announces a new holiday art exhibit at the Williamson County Enrichment Center, 110 Everbright Ave. in Franklin, featuring the work of artist, Kimberly Daniel. The exhibit will be on display November 2, 2020 through January 2021, and will feature a special collection of Santa-inspired art,…

W.C.P.R. Veterans Day and Thanksgiving Holiday facility schedules

  The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) will observe the following holiday schedules in November.   Veterans Day – November 11 The department’s main indoor recreation facilities will be open on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; including the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd.; the Longview Recreation Center…

Music instruction and art programs at the Franklin Recreation complex

  The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) hosts piano lessons and an expansive offering of art programs for teens and adults at the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Road.   Piano Lessons Instructor, James Weinberg offers private, weekly piano lessons for students ages 4 and up at the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro…

W.C.P.R. senior fitness classes return to county recreation centers

  The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) is happy to announce that a modified list of senior fitness programs, for ages 55 and over, will return to recreation facilities in Brentwood, Fairview, Franklin and Spring Hill beginning Monday, November 2! Senior classes will include Silver Sneakers programs, Zumba Gold, Senior Cycle, Senior Advanced…

Art and recreation program options at the Fairview Recreation complex

  The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) offers several art programs; as well as, the continuation of the teen and adult pottery program and Tae Kwon Do classes at the Fairview Recreation Complex, 2714 Fairview Boulevard.  Local artist, Hannah Maxwell Rowell brings her talents to town offering a couple of water color workshops;…

Nominees announced for Franklin Tomorrow’s 14th annual Exemplary Community Volunteer awards

  The nominees have been announced for the 14th Annual Franklin Tomorrow Exemplary Community Volunteer Awards, which will be a virtual event held on Tuesday, November 17 at 7 p.m. The event will be streamed from Franklin Tomorrow’s Facebook page, YouTube Channel and website. To register for the event visit, https://franklintomorrowvolunteerawards.eventbrite.com. Franklin Tomorrow received so…

Gateway Chamber Orchestra united great music, engaging stories and music learning for area school children

  The Gateway Chamber Orchestra’s mission includes serving the community in innovative ways, bringing musical culture to those around them. Even during a pandemic, the GCO has found new ways to achieve this goal. The school year has changed drastically, but the GCO will still reach elementary school-aged children with a new, free video project…