Check with event organizers for schedule changes.

Toys 4 Tats fundraiser will be held Friday, Dec. 11 at Straight Edge Tattoo, 2285 NW Broad St. in Murfreesboro. Bring in a new unwrapped toy and get tattooed for $20, $40 or $60 from the select flash drawings. All toys and proceeds will go to Toys 4 Tots.

Christmas Village at Cannonsburgh Village light displays will run Fridays, Saturdays and Sunday nights (5:30-8:30 p.m.) through Sunday, Dec. 20 at 312 S. Front St. in Murfreesboro. Admission is free. Visitors will remain in their vehicles to view the light displays.

16th Annual Toy and Coat Drive For Children is being held through Tuesday, Dec. 15. Coats, toys, nonperishable foods and cash donations (used to purchase coats) can be dropped off at Cash Express, 909 NW Broad St. in Murfreesboro.

Rebekah Hope will be signing copies of her book “Beyond the Brokenness: The Adventurous Heart of an Amish Girl” on Tuesday, Dec. 15 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Linebaugh Public Library, 105 W. Vine St. in Murfreesboro. 

Craft Artists Holiday Bazaar will be held through Wednesday, Dec. 23 at The Arts Center of Cannon County, 1424 John Bragg Highway in Woodbury. Hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-to 2 p.m. Admission is free. For information call (615) 563-2787 or 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.

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. 

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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