Check with event organizers for schedule changes.

Hot Chocolate & Stroll at Cannonsburgh Village Guided Tours for all ages will be held each Wednesday in January at 10 a.m. Cost is $3 per person. Tours will last about 90 minutes. For information call (615) 890-0355.

Murfreesboro Art League Exhibit of members’ works of art in the City Hall Rotunda at 111 W. Vine St. will be open through Jan. 7.

Discovery School in Murfreesboro is accepting applications for the 2021-22 school year. Applications are available on the school website, Applications will be accepted for students in all grade levels. Students must be 5 years of age by Aug. 15, 2021, to apply to kindergarten. Application deadline is Wednesday, Jan. 8. For information call Discovery School at (615) 895-2123. 

19th Annual Polar Bear Plunge will be held Saturday, Jan. 9 at 10 a.m. at Boro Beach Sports*Com. Admission to the event is one non-perishable food item that will be donated to Greenhouse Ministries. The indoor gym will be closed so bring blankets and towels for the ride home. Register online at

The Rutherford County Retired Teachers Association is hosting a Pre-Retirement Seminar for employees of any education system on Thursday, Jan. 21, from 4:30-6 p.m. The seminar will be conducted online by Ryan Marlin, Retirement Plan Advisor, Retire ReadyTN. The seminar is for anyone who will retire under the state retirement plan. Check the Rutherford County Retired Teachers Association website for updates concerning the seminar after Jan. 14.

Homeschool Winter Science Camp for homeschool students ages 7-12 will be held Feb. 8-12 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. each day at Wilderness Station at Barfield Park. Cost is $75 per student. Subjects include ecology, astronomy and geology. Registration is required online at For information contact or (615) 217-3017.

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, 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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