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Saturday, Sept. 26
Voter registration drive
Pickett Chapel, located at 209 E. Market St. in Lebanon, will host a community voter registration drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call 615-202-6425.
Pooch Pool Party
Nashville Shores, located at 4001 Bell Road in Hermitage, will host its third annual Pooch Pool Party 2020 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. to benefit New Leash on Life. Dogs will be able to participate in a variety of activities in facility’s wading pool, lazy river and more. Tickets are valid for one person and one dog. For more information, visit https://www.nashvilleshores.com/pooch-pool-party/.
Harry Potter Trivia and Movie Night
The Capitol Theatre, located at 110 W. Main St. in Lebanon, will host a Harry Potter Trivia and Movie Night in partnership with Braniac Trivia League. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., followed by trivia at 6:30 p.m. and a screening of “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” at 8:00 p.m. For more information, call the Capitol Theatre at 615-784-4014
Saturday, Sept. 26 — Sunday, Sept. 27
The Mistletoe Merchants shopping event, located at the Farm Bureau Exposition Center on 945 E. Baddour Parkway in Lebanon, will continue from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is $10 for one day or $18 for the weekend, and clothing, food, home decor and more will be available from more than 100 vendors. For more information, call the expo center at 615-450-3049.
Saturday, Oct. 3
47th Annual Gospel Music Fest
Fred VanHook will host the 47th annual Gospel Music Fest at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center’s Entertainment Pavilion, located at 945 E. Baddour Parkway in Lebanon, starting at 5 p.m. The event will include performances from several gospel artists, and Mimi’s Country Cookin’ will provide a food truck from 3:30-8 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and can contact VanHook at 615-477-2984 for more information.
Friday, Oct. 9
Encore Theatre Company’s “Veronica’s Room”
Encore Theatre Company, located at 6978 Lebanon Road in Mt. Juliet, will begin its run of “Veronica’s Room” with a showing at 7:30 p.m. Additional showings are scheduled for Oct. 10, 11, 16, 17, and 18. For more information, call Encore Theatre Company at 615-598-8950 or visit encore-theatre-company.org.
Saturday, Oct. 17
Lebanon Breakfast Rotary’s 8th Annual Fish Fry
Lebanon Breakfast Rotary will host its 8th annual Rotary Fish Fry from 4-7 p.m. at the Farm Bureau Expo Center, located at 945 E. Baddour Parkway in Lebanon. Entry is $15, and takeout will be available. All proceeds from the event will go toward local causes such as Sherry’s Run, Wilson Books from Birth, the Empower Me Center and scholarships for local students to attend Cumberland University. For more information, contact Lebanon Breakfast Rotary at email@example.com.
Tuesday, Oct. 20
12th Annual Golf Challenge for Wilson County Habitat for Humanity
Hermitage Golf Course, located at 3939 Old Hickory Blvd. in Old Hickory, will host the 12th Annual Golf Challenge benefitting Wilson County Habitat for Humanity. Registration will begin at 11 a.m. and the event will start at 1 p.m. Lunch and dinner will be provided, along with contests, awards and prizes. For more information, contact Wilson County Habitat for Humanity Director Tory Tredway at 615-964-6594 or Hermitage Golf Course at 615-847-4001.
Saturday, Oct. 24
Wilson County Black History Committee celebrates 25 years
The Wilson County Black History Committee will celebrate its 25th anniversary from 1-4 p.m. at the historic Pickett Chapel grounds, located at 209 E. Market St. in Lebanon. Donations are $25. For more information, call 615-360-8279 or visit www.pickettchapel.org.