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VOL. 43 | NO. 38 | Friday, September 20, 2019

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September Sundown. Presented by Musicians Corner featuring local artists, food trucks, Kidsville, Musicians Corner Pub and other vendors. Each Thursday in September. Thursday, 5-9 p.m. Centennial Park. Sept. 26: The New respects, Daniella Mason, Whoa Dakota, Jamiah and Creature Comfort. Information

THURSDAY, SEPT. 26

Street Eats

As many as 20 local food trucks will park along Deaderick Street between Fourth Avenue North and Fifth Avenue North. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Information

SEPT. 26-29

Shakespeare Festival

The Tempest continues Sept. 26-29 at Academy Park, 112 Everbright Ave., Franklin. Event is free, but a $10 donation is encouraged. Prime seats available for $30. Pack a picnic or enjoy on-site restaurants and food trucks. 6 p.m., performance begins 7 p.m. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Information

SEPT. 26-OCT. 5

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

This raucous comedy compresses 37 works of arguably the greatest playwright in all of literature into a 97-minute laugh-out-loud-a-thon that will leave you chuckling long after the final curtain comes down. Resident Theatre Partnership Opener at Volunteer State Community College. Steinhauer-Rogan-Black Humanities Building Performing Arts Studio. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 7:30. Matinee Sept. 27 at 10 a.m. Fee: $13-$27. Information

FRIDAY, SEPT. 27

Legislative Update

Columbia State Community College, Community Room, Building A, 1228 Liberty Pike, 7:15 a.m. Networking, 7:30-8:30 a.m. program. Williamson, Inc. Legislative Update is a monthly community forum featuring elected officials centered on the issues being discussed in the Tennessee Legislature and in Williamson County. Representatives are given a platform to discuss the issues in greater depth with their constituents. The one-hour program is aired on Comcast Channel 3, the county’s public information channel and rebroadcast on Williamson County Television’s YouTube Channel. Information

SATURDAY, SEPT. 28

St. Jude walk/run

Nissan Stadium, 1 Titans Way. Fee: $10 walk, $25 5K run. 7:30 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. opening ceremony, 9 a.m. 5K and walk start. Information

TUESDAY, OCT. 1

REIN’s Deals, Deals, Deals

This meeting brings hot, relevant topics to intermediate and advanced investors. Meeting led by Tyler Cauble. REIN Center, 4525 Harding Road, Suite 200. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free for members. Nonmembers $50. Pre-registering is recommended. Information

Marissa Orr to Discuss her Life Experiences

Former Google and Facebook executive Marissa Orr will discuss her experiences and life lessons at Lipscomb University. Based in part on “The Nature of Compelling Women,” a popular lecture series she launched while at Google, Orr calls for an overhaul of the business world’s paradigm of what constitutes a successful leaders in today’s day and age with a particular focus on women. 7 p.m., George Shinn Center on the Lipscomb campus. Event is free, but registration required. Information

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 2

Leads Exchange

A facilitated, casual, members-only networking opportunity. Limited to 30 participants. Bring business cards, brochures and product samples to share with other participants. Lunch meeting option, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Location, Granite City Food and Brewery, 1864 W. McEwen Drive, Franklin. Afternoon meeting, The Honeysuckle, 1770 Galleria Blvd. 3:30-5 p.m. Registration required. This is a free, members-only event. Information

Chancellor’s Lecture Series

A pre-eminent novelist, accomplished thought leaders and journalists on the front lines of global issues and pioneering cultural influencers comprise this fall’s Chancellor’s Lecture Series led by interim Chancellor Susan R. Wente. The theme of the series is “Culture of Respect; Culture of Caring.” Langford Auditorium. 6:30 p.m. Fee: Free and on a first-come basis.

Oct. 2: George Takei, actor and LGBTQI activist

Oct. 31: Doris Kearns Goodwin and Jon Meacham, authors and presidential historians. This event will be held in Ingram Hall at Blair School of Music.

Nov. 21: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, author and MacArthur Fellow

Dec. 3: Journalists and authors Seven Pinker, Carl Zimmer and Amanda Little with Jon Meacham

Information

THURSDAY, OCT. 3

Business Expo & Career Fair

The Factory at Franklin, 4-7. Information

Member Orientation

An opportunity to learn about member benefits and involvement opportunities from Chamber staff. You’ll also learn how your business plays a role in the Chamber’s mission of creating regional economic prosperity. Breakfast provided. 8-9:30 a.m. 211 Commerce Street. Fee: Free to new chamber members. Registration is requested. Information

OCT. 3-12

The Nashville Film Festival

More than 250 films from around the world sharing diverse stories through the art of filmmaking. Various levels of passes are available. Individual film tickets: $15. Regal Hollywood Theaters, 719 Thompson Lane. Information

FRIDAY, OCT. 4

First Friday: Your Small Business Resource

First Friday offers individuals the opportunity to expand their knowledge on best business practices from some of the most successful business leaders in the county. E|Spaces, 1550 W. McEwen Drive, Suite 300. 7:30-9 a.m. Free. Information

Taste of Nashville

Nashville’s top taco restaurants will compete for “The Best Taco in Nashville.” Clementine Hall, 4710 Charlotte Ave. 6:30 p.m. All ticket proceeds and donations raised will benefit the Boys and Girls Club, Junior Achievement and more. Information

SATURDAY, OCT. 5

Artisan Craft Fair

The Hermitage Presbyterian Church to host annual artisan craft fair rain or shine. 421 Highland View Drive at Lebanon Road. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free admission and parking.

BabyPalooza & Maternity Expo

Live experience for new, expectant and hopeful parents. Feature include pre and postnatal health seminars, parenting workshops, baby registry 101 and more. Cool Springs Galleria. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Information

FRIDAY, OCT. 11

Full Moon Pickin’ Parties

Enjoy these unique Friday night parties featuring bluegrass music performed by attendees as well as main acts. Percy Warner Park Equestrian Center. Food available, Water, soft drinks and up to four beers are included with admission. Adults: $20 advance, $25 day of; Youth (7-17): $7 advance, $10 day of; Children 6 and younger free. Pickers: $5 (no alcohol), $10 with beer. Season pass: $100. Proceeds benefit Warner Parks. 7-11 p.m. Information

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