Check with event organizers for schedule changes.

Sixteenth Annual Apples for Sight sponsored by the Murfreesboro Lions Club will be held through Nov. 7.  The Club is taking $100 donations for a big box (approximately 28-30 pounds) of a new crop of Gala apples. The proceeds support Tennessee Lions Eye Center at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital and for an MTSU scholarship for a blind student. Call (615) 896-1007 or (740) 405-3621 to order. The apples will be delivered locally between Oct. 30 and Nov. 7. Make checks payable to Murfreesboro Lions Club. For information contact Jonelle Prince at (615) 896-1007.

Free Flu Shot Saturday drive-through event will be held on Saturday, Nov. 14 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Saint Louise Oak Creek Clinic, 1015 N. Highland Ave. in Murfreesboro. Adults and older children are encouraged to wear short sleeves or sleeves that are easy to roll up. Younger children are encouraged to wear short pants. For details go to

Christmas At Oaklands Mansion Tours will be held Dec. 11, 12, 18, 19, 2020 at 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. with admission of $20 for adults and students ages 12 or older and $10 for children ages 6-11. All tickets must be purchased in advance at There are a limited number of tickets available for each night. A timeslot for a tour must also be reserved.

Pet Adoption & Welfare Services (PAWS) shelter is looking for foster volunteers to give care to kittens and puppies outside the shelter, reducing their chances of coming in contact with illnesses or diseases until they are at a healthy state and age to come back to the shelter to be spayed or neutered and placed up for adoption. For more information about becoming a foster volunteer, contact the shelter at (615) 898-7740, visit the shelter during business hours or go to for the application and enrollment instructions.

The Saint Rose of Lima Catholic Church Food Pantry, located at 1601 N. Tennessee Blvd. in Murfreesboro, is open to the public every Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. until noon.  Due to COVID-19, the food pantry is currently setting up outside on those days. Call the church office at (615) 893-1843 for information.

Deadline for the community calendar is Thursday prior to publication. To submit items for the calendar, e-mail them to Items for the calendar will not be taken over the phone. The Murfreesboro Post reserves the right to reject items deemed not appropriate for the calendar.

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