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Community Calendar

Staff Reports • Updated Jun 25, 2016 at 10:15 AM

POLICY: Items for the Community Calendar may be submitted via email at editor@lebanondemocrat.com, in person at The Democrat’s office at 402 N. Cumberland St., by mail at The Lebanon Democrat, 402 N. Cumberland St., Lebanon, TN 37087 or via fax at 615-444-0899. Items must be received by 4 p.m. for the next day’s edition. The calendar is a free listing of nonprofit events, community club and government meetings. The Democrat reserves the right to reject or edit material. Notices run on an as space is available basis and cannot be taken over the phone. Include a name and phone number in case of questions.

 

June 25

Realtors Bass Classic Fishing Tournament

6 a.m.

The Eastern Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors will hold the 24th annual Realtors Bass Classic Fishing Tournament on Saturday, June 25 from 6 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Bulls Creek Launch on Old Hickory Lake. For more information on registration and fees, call Tommy Grace at 615-497-1813, Fred VanHook at 615-477-2984 or Flipper Copeland at 615-452-7719. 

 

Wilson County Conservative Republicans meeting

9:15 a.m.

The Wilson County Conservative Republicans will meet Saturday, June 25 at 9:15 a.m. at Logan’s Roadhouse at the Providence MarketPlace in Mt. Juliet. Speakers on homeland security will be featured. 

 

Book Signing

11 a.m.

Glenn Schaefer will have a book signing Saturday, June 25 at 11 a.m. at the Lebanon Public Library for his new book, “OH! You’re One of Those People.” For more information, call the library at 615-444-0632. 

 

Wilson Amateur Radio Club ARRL Field Day

1 p.m.

The Wilson Amateur Radio Club will hold the annual ARRL Field Day event Saturday, June 25, beginning at 1 p.m. for 24 hours at Stroud-Gwynn Field next to Wilson Bank & Trust on Castle Heights Avenue in Lebanon. The annual event is established to demonstrate and test emergency radio readiness. In addition, it provides a vehicle of introducing the public to the hobby of amateur radio and provides amateurs participation with other amateurs worldwide. For more information, call Bill Uthoff at 615-483-5982.

 

Bates Ford Talent Search

1 p.m.

The final round of the Bates Ford Talent Search will be Saturday, June 25 at 1 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre in Lebanon. The show is like a star search and the winning act will open live for the Oak Ridge Boys at the Wilson County Fair, perform on the WSM stage at Fiddler’s Grove at the James E. Ward Ag Center or open for Daryl Worley at the Capitol Theatre. Those interested must sign-up online at wsmonline.com. For more information about the shows, visit capitoltheatretn.com or wsmonline.com.

 

Providence MarketPlace Summer Music Series

6 p.m.

Alayna and the Tim McDonald Band, featuring Johnny Hiland, will continue the summer music series Saturday, June 25 from 6-8:30 p.m. at Providence MarketPlace in Mt. Juliet. 

 

Steel Magnolias

7:30 p.m.

Centerstate Theatre Co. will present “Steel Magnolias” on Saturday, June 25 at 7:30 p.m. at the Market Street Community Center at 321 E. Market St. in Lebanon. Tickets are $15 each. For more information, call 615-547-3697 or visit brownpapertickets.com. 

 

June 26

Steel Magnolias

2 p.m.

Centerstate Theatre Co. will present “Steel Magnolias” on Sunday, June 26 at 2 p.m. at the Market Street Community Center at 321 E. Market St. in Lebanon. Tickets are $15 each. For more information, call 615-547-3697 or visit brownpapertickets.com. 

 

June 27

Job Fair

9 a.m.

A job fair for Courtyard by Marriott will be Monday, June 27 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Goodwill Career Solutions Center at 1985 Providence W. Pkwy. in Mt. Juliet. For more information, visit goodwillcareersolutions.org. 

 

Mt. Juliet City Commission meeting

6:30 p.m.

The Mt. Juliet City Commission will meet Monday, June 27 at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall at 2425 N. Mt. Juliet Road. 

 

June 28

Lebanon City Council special called meeting

7:30 a.m.

The Lebanon City Council will meet in a special called meeting Tuesday, June 28 at 7:30 a.m. at the Town Meeting Hall at 200 N. Castle Heights Ave. 

 

Lebanon Public Works/Transportation Committee meeting

7:30 a.m.

The Lebanon Public Works/Transportation Committee will meet Tuesday, June 28 at 7:30 a.m. at the Town Meeting Hall at 200 N. Castle Heights Ave. 

 

Lebanon Board of Education meeting

8 a.m.

The Lebanon Board of Education will meet Tuesday, June 28 at 8 a.m. at the central office at 701 Coles Ferry Pike.

 

Job Fair

9 a.m.

A job fair for Courtyard by Marriott will be Tuesday, June 28 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Goodwill Career Solutions Center at 1985 Providence W. Pkwy. in Mt. Juliet. For more information, visit goodwillcareersolutions.org. 

 

Job Fair

10 a.m.

A job fair for Wise Staffing in Gallatin, Nashville, Lebanon and Murfreesboro will be Tuesday, June 28 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Goodwill Career Solutions Center at 670 Nashville Pike in Gallatin. For more information, visit goodwillcareersolutions.org. 

 

Job Fair

11 a.m.

A job fair for Central Defense Security and Diversified Maintenance in Mt. Juliet, La Vergne, Smyrna, Murfreesboro and Franklin will be Tuesday, June 28 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Goodwill Career Solutions Center at 1985 Providence W. Pkwy. in Mt. Juliet. For more information, visit goodwillcareersolutions.org. 

 

Wilson County Budget Committee meeting

5 p.m. 

The Wilson County Budget Committee will meet Tuesday, June 28 at 5 p.m. in conference room 1 at the Wilson County Courthouse.

 

June 29

Job Fair

9 a.m.

A job fair for Courtyard by Marriott will be Wednesday, June 29 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Goodwill Career Solutions Center at 1985 Providence W. Pkwy. in Mt. Juliet. For more information, visit goodwillcareersolutions.org. 

 

Job Fair

11 a.m.

A job fair for Bethel University, Hire Dynamics and Goodwill will be Wednesday, June 29 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Goodwill Career Solutions Center at 1985 Providence W. Pkwy. in Mt. Juliet. For more information, visit goodwillcareersolutions.org.

 

June 30

Job Fair

9 a.m.

A job fair for Courtyard by Marriott will be Thursday, June 30 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Goodwill Career Solutions Center at 1985 Providence W. Pkwy. in Mt. Juliet. For more information, visit goodwillcareersolutions.org. 

 

Dinner and Comedy to support Battle Flag Ranch

6 p.m.

A dinner and comedy event, featuring comedian Jonnie W., will be Thursday, June 30 from 6-8 p.m. at Battle Flag Ranch at 555 Pleasant Grove Road in Mt. Juliet. Tickets are $50 each, and event sponsors for $250 are also available. For more information, call Jason at 615-969-8014 or Dina at 615-969-8012.

 

July 1

Wilson County Road Commission meeting

9 a.m. 

The Wilson County Road Commission will meet Friday, July 1 at 9 a.m. at the Road Commission office. The Urban-Type Public Facilities Board will meet immediately after the Road Commission. 

 

Job Fair

9 a.m.

A job fair for Courtyard by Marriott will be Friday, July 1 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Goodwill Career Solutions Center at 1985 Providence W. Pkwy. in Mt. Juliet. For more information, visit goodwillcareersolutions.org. 

 

The Peach Truck at the Mill

11 a.m.

The Peach Truck will be in Lebanon Friday, July 1 from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the Mill. Freestone Georgia peaches will be available by the half-bushel or 25-pound box for $39 each. 

 

Movie in the Park

7:45 p.m.

“Hotel Transylvania 2” will be featured as the second Movie in the Park of the season Friday, July 1 at 7:45 p.m. at Charlie Daniels Park in Mt. Juliet. 

 

July 2

Mt. Juliet Masonic Lodge Barbecue Sale

7 a.m.

The annual Independence Day Barbecue Sale will be Saturday, July 2, beginning at 7 a.m. at the Mt. Juliet Masonic Lodge No. 642 on Tate Lane in Mt. Juliet. Pulled pork will be available for $9 per pound and whole butts for $8 per pound. 

 

Wilson Amateur Radio Club meeting

6 p.m.

The Wilson Amateur Radio Club will meet Saturday, July 2 at 6 p.m. in room 122 of Labry Hall at Cumberland University. Non-members are welcome. For more information, contact Tom Parker at 615-587-2337.

 

July 5

Lebanon City Council meeting

6 p.m. 

The Lebanon City Council will meet Tuesday, July 5 at 6 p.m. at the Town Meeting Hall at 200 N. Castle Heights Ave. 

 

July 6

City Chat

8:30 a.m.

City Chat with Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead and finance commissioner Robert Springer will be Wednesday, July 6 at 8:30 a.m. at the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce office.

 

July 7

Joint Economic and Community Development Board Executive Committee meeting

7:45 a.m.

The Joint Economic and Community Development Board Executive Committee will meet Thursday, July 7 at 7:45 a.m. at the JECDB office at 115 N. Castle Heights Ave, Suite 102, in Lebanon.

 

July 8

Fiddlers Grove Kidz Kamp

10 a.m. 

Fiddlers Grove Kidz Kamp will be Friday, July 8 from 10 a.m. until noon at Fiddlers Grove at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center in Lebanon. The cost is $25. Students may register for sewing 101, art with acrylics, weaving and rope making or making a rag doll. After the class, participants may visit a blacksmith at work, build a log cabin with Lincoln Logs and visit the Model Train Museum. For more information or to register, call Gwen Scott at 615-443-2626.

 

July 9

Tojo Creek Gourd Gala 

10 a.m.

The Tojo Creek Gourd Gala will be Saturday, July 9 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center in Lebanon. Admission is free. For more information, visit tojocreek.com.

 

Republican Women of Wilson County Old-Fashioned Political Rally and Picnic

11 a.m.

The Republican Women of Wilson County Old-Fashioned Political Rally and Picnic will be Saturday, July 9 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center pavilion. The cost is $20 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. 

 

July 11

Wilson County Board of Education meeting

6 p.m.

The Wilson County Board of Education will meet Monday, July 11 at 6 p.m. at the central office at 351 Stumpy Lane in Lebanon.

 

Mt. Juliet City Commission meeting

6:30 p.m.

The Mt. Juliet City Commission will meet Monday, July 11 at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall at 2425 N. Mt. Juliet Road. 

 

July 18

16th Annual Dr. Cary Harbrect Memorial Chamber Scramble

7:15 a.m.

The 16th Annual Dr. Cary Harbrecht Memorial Chamber Summer Scramble will be Monday, July 18 at 7:15 a.m. at Five Oaks Golf and Country Club at 623 Five Oaks Blvd. in Lebanon. The day will begin with the Gold Heroes Classic, sponsored by American National Home Health. The 18-hole tournament is open only to veterans and seniors 50 and older. Breakfast and lunch are provided for these players. A shotgun start will be at 7:15 a.m. The main tournament kicks off at 1:30 p.m. and will be a four-person scramble over the course’s 18 holes. First- through third-place prizes will be awarded in three flights. Dinner and an awards ceremony will follow the tournament. For more information, call 615-444-5503. 

 

Wilson County Commission meeting

7 p.m.

The Wilson County Commission will meet Monday, July 18 at 7 p.m. in commission chambers at the Wilson County Courthouse. 

 

July 21

Jammin’ with the General 

6 p.m.

Jammin’ with the General will be Thursday, July 21 at 6 p.m. on the Lebanon Square, featuring Four on the Floor, a Fayetteville-based five-piece ensemble that plays everything from Motown to disco. Music fans are encouraged to come and enjoy shopping at square retailers before the performances and partake in the eats local food trucks will dish out. The events will be open to the public and admission is free. Jammin’ attendees should bring lawn chairs.

 

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5015 meeting

6 p.m.

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5015 in Lebanon will meet Thursday, July 21 at 6 p.m. and on the third Thursday of each month in the Veterans Building at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center. Any veteran who has been awarded a campaign medal or combat medal for any hostility is eligible for membership, verified by the veterans’ DD 214 Form. Presently, Post 5015 is having success in rebuilding its post and becoming active in district and local events. It is not a Lebanon post, but a countywide post. To learn more, contact Post Commander John Marshall at jtmarshall2@icloud.com; Senior Vice Commander Ken Kackley at hkenkjr@aol.com or Junior Vice Commander Harold W. Weist at grnmarine@tds.net.

 

July 22

The Peach Truck at the Mill

11 a.m.

The Peach Truck will be in Lebanon Friday, July 22 from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the Mill. Freestone Georgia peaches will be available by the half-bushel or 25-pound box for $39 each. 

 

July 25

Leadership Wilson Reverse Draw

6 p.m.

The Leadership Wilson Reverse Draw will be Monday, July 25 at 6 p.m. at the Five Oaks Golf and Country Club clubhouse. A meet, eat and greet will be from 6-7 p.m., and the reverse draw begins at 7 p.m. Tickets are $100 each with the chance to win $10,000. For more information or to buy a ticket, call Tina Pressley at 615-714-7862.

 

Mt. Juliet City Commission meeting

6:30 p.m.

The Mt. Juliet City Commission will meet Monday, July 25 at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall at 2425 N. Mt. Juliet Road. 

 

July 28

Movie on the Lawn

6:30 p.m.

Movie on the Lawn will be Thursday, July 28 at 6:30 p.m. with concessions, inflatables, a balloon man and face painting with the movie to start at dusk across the street from Wilson Bank & Trust’s main office at 632 W. Main St. in Lebanon. Bring a lawn chair and picnic basket. Admission is free for all.

 

July 30

Kristy Lee Concert to benefit New Leash on Life

7 p.m.

Kristy Lee will hold a benefit concert Saturday, July 30 at 7 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre for New Leash on Life. 

 

Aug. 1

Compassionate Hands general meeting

7 p.m.

Compassionate Hands, a Wilson County faith-based ministry that provides food and shelter for the homeless, will have a general meeting open to the public Monday, Aug. 1 at 7 p.m. at College Hills Church of Christ in Lebanon. For more information, visit Compassionate Hands on Facebook.

 

Lebanon High School class of 1986 30-year reunion

7 p.m. 

The Lebanon High School class of 1986 30-year reunion will be Friday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. at the Lebanon High School football game at Danny Watkins Stadium and Saturday, Sept. 24 from 7 p.m. until midnight at Lebanon Golf and Country Club. The cost is $35 per person. Checks should be mailed no later than Aug. 1 to Lebanon class of 1986, P.O. Box 901, Lebanon, TN 37088. For more information, call 615-533-8479.

 

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