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VOL. 42 | NO. 37 | Friday, September 14, 2018

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REIN’s Williamson County Lunch Meeting. Rehabbers, new construction builders, commercial, mini-storage, wholesalers, private lenders, transaction funders, hard-money lenders, bankers, title attorneys, Realtors and vendors discuss deals, the state of the market, and how they can help each other prosper. First Watch, 1000 Meridian Blvd. Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Information


Street Eats

Enjoy a gathering of up to 20 local food trucks parked along Deaderick Street between 4th Avenue North and 5th Avenue North every Thursday. The trucks serve lunch 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Information

Young Professionals Connect

MAFIAoZA’s, The Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Road, Building 1, 5-7 p.m. Information

REIN Clarksville Focus Group

In each meeting, we will enjoy a combination of networking, deal pitching and hearing from a knowledgeable speaker who can give us valuable insight into a facet of our business. As we grow together, so will our connections and ability to do great things in Clarksville. Event location: The Leaf Chronicle Building, 200 Commerce St. 6:30-8 p.m. Information and registration


Williamson, Inc. Business Networking Breakfast

An event for Chamber Members only. The Business Networking breakfast will invite the newest members to introduce themselves in front of a group and have the opportunity to mix and mingle with a diverse group of Chamber members. This is a monthly meeting on the third Friday of every month. Breakfast and coffee will be provided. Emblem Apartments, 427 Nichol Lane, Franklin. 7:30-9 a.m. Information

Nashville Brew Festival

The event will feature more than 50 breweries, including Nashville’s best breweries, as well as food trucks, music, lawn games and more. Both general admission ($40) and VIP ($60) will include unlimited beer, with VIP attendees having early admission and access to specialty beer poured during the first hour. Food will be sold separately. First Tennessee Park, 401, Jackson Street. Information

Night Market

The restaurants and shops stay open late and there are artisans, farmers, and live music. The events are free to attend and family-friendly. Beer, cocktails, and wine are available for purchase. 5-9 p.m. Nashville Farmers Market, 900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd. Information


Women Veterans Wellness Event

Recognizing women as the fastest-growing group within the veteran population, the VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System is hosting its second annual Women Veterans Wellness Event 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Murfreesboro Army National Guard Post at 2350 on Armory Drive. This year TVHS will focus on its new Whole Health approach to care. This event is free and open to all veterans and their families, regardless of VA enrollment status. There will be plenty of food and entertainment for all. Information: 615 225-5585, 615 289-6791.


Salon@615 Special Edition with Sally Field

Tennessee Performing Arts Center. 6:15 p.m. Tickets: $38.50, includes a signed copy of the book. Information Other upcoming Salon@615 events:

  • Deborah Harkness, Sept. 26, 6:15 p.m., Main Library, Free
  • Markus Zusak, Oct. 15, 6:15 p.m., Hume-Fogg, $29.50 one ticket, one book; $37.50 two tickets, one book
  • Nathaniel Philbrick, Oct. 22, 6:15 p.m., Main Library, Free
  • Doris Kearns Goodwin, Oct.28, 4 p.m. Montgomery Bell Academy, $34.50 one ticket, one book; $43.50 two tickets, one book
  • Pete Souza, Oct. 29, 6:15 p.m. Tennessee Performing Arts Center, $39.50 includes a signed copy of the book
  • Barbara Kingsolver, Nov. 2, 6:15 p.m., Montgomery Bell Academy, Free
  • Kate DiCamillo, Nov. 3, 615 p.m., Main Library, Free
  • Special Edition with Damien Echols, in conversation with Sturgill Simpson, Nov. 8, 6:15, Unity of Nashville, 5125 Franklin Pike, 37220, $28.50 one ticket, one book, $34.50 two tickets, one book.


REIN Investments Meeting

Intermediate to Advance Multi-Family Investment Strategies Focus Group for discussing intermediate to advanced multi-family investment strategies. Topics will include everything from deal-sharing to property management and much more. Energy Lighting Services, 260 West Main Street, Suite 125, Hendersonville. Park in front and follow signs to lower level. 9-11 a.m. Seating is limited to 45 people. Registration required. Information: Information

State of the Schools Business Luncheon

Hear from Franklin Special School District Director David Snowden and Williamson County Schools Superintendent Mike Looney about their strategic plans, as well as funding, zoning and budget plans for the school year. Franklin Marriot Cool Springs, 700 Cool Springs Blvd, Franklin, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Fee: Business partner-$40, Guests-$60. Registration required. Information

Business After Hours with the Nashville Chamber

An opportunity to network with fellow business leaders as you enjoy bites from your favorite Nashville-area eateries. Come as an individual or purchase a display table to endorse your business. Table space is limited, so register early. The Bedford Event Venue, 4319 Sidco Drive, Nashville. 5-7 p.m. Fee: Chamber member $25, Future member $50, Chamber member display table $250, includes admission for four and 6-foot table. Registration required. Information

Davidson County Democratic Party monthly meeting

DCDP headquarters, 1900 Church Street, Suite 202. 6 p.m. Information


Neighborhood Health Breakfast

Dr. James E.K. Hildreth, president and CEO of Meharry Medical College, is the keynote speaker for this annual event. Mayor David Briley is listed as special guest. 7:30-8:30 a.m. Janet Ayers Academic Center, Belmont University, 1805 15th Avenue South, Nashville. Registration


Williamson, Inc. Town Hall

Topic: Spotlight on Spring Hill with guest panel, Mayor Rick Graham and City Administrator Victor Lay. Columbia State Community College Community Room – Building A, 1228 Liberty Pike, Franklin. 7:15 a.m. networking, 7:30-8:30 Program/taping Fee: no charge for Williamson, Inc. Business Partners and Guests. Open to the general public. Information

Full Moon Pickin’ Party

These Friday night parties, held at the Percy Warner Park Equestrian Center, feature bluegrass music including jam circles and main acts on a stage. Water, soft drinks and up to four beers are included with admission. Food is also available for purchase. Event held monthly through October on the Friday night closest to full moon. 7-11 p.m. Fee: adult $20 advance, $25 day of, youth (7-17) $7 advance, Fee: $10 day of, Children under 6 free. Season passes $100. Proceeds benefit Warner Parks. Warner Park Equestrian Center, 2500 Old Hickory Blvd. Information


First Saturday Art Crawl

Art galleries throughout downtown host receptions and art openings, presenting local and world-renowned artists and artwork. The galleries offer rare opportunities to view diverse exhibitions featuring every genre of art. Admission: Free. Most galleries serve free wine and other refreshments. 6-9 p.m. Information