By mtjulietintern

Community Calendar

POLICY: Items for the Community Calendar may be submitted via email at editor@lebanondemocrat.com, in person at The Democrat’s office at 402 N. Cumberland St., by mail at The Lebanon Democrat, 402 N. Cumberland St., Lebanon, TN 37087 or via fax at 615-444-0899. Items must be received by 4 p.m. for the next day’s edition. The calendar is a free listing of nonprofit events, community club and government meetings. The Democrat reserves the right to reject or edit material. Notices run on an as space is available basis and cannot be taken over the phone. Include a name and phone number in case of questions.

Sept. 1

Mt. Juliet Music and Movie in the Park

6:45 p.m.

The last Music and Movie in the Park of the season will be Friday, Sept. 1 at Charlie Daniels Park in Mt. Juliet. The music portion will feature Rae Larson, Kiana and Takiah Ledo who will provide musical entertainment at 6:45 p.m. At 7:15 p.m., the movie portion will feature “Storks.” Bring a chair or blanket, and concessions will be available for purchase.

Sept. 2

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1004 Breakfast

7 a.m.

Chapter 1004 of the Vietnam Veterans of America will meet Saturday, Sept. 2 and the first Saturday of each month at 7 a.m. at Courtney’s Restaurant at 4066B N. Mt. Juliet Road in Mt. Juliet.

Lebanon Antiques and Uniques Expo

9 a.m.

The Lebanon Antiques and Uniques Expo will be Saturday, Sept. 2 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Wilson County Expo Center at 945 E. Baddour Pkwy. in Lebanon. There will be free parking and admission. For more information, call 615-364-1828 or visit bothbarrels.us.

Goldwing Road Riders Association Motorcycle Chapter meeting

9 a.m.

The Lebanon Chapter of Goldwing Road Riders Association will meet Saturday, Sept. 2 at 9 a.m. at Ryan’s Restaurant at 405 S. Cumberland St. in Lebanon. The group is open to all motorcycle makes and models. Anyone interested in riding motorcycles with two or three wheels and having a good time is welcome. For more information, call Andrew or Debbie Smith at 615-784-9772.

Sept. 3

Blood Drive

1 p.m.

Celebration Lutheran Church will serve as host for an American Red Cross blood drive Sunday, Sept. 3 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. The blood drive will be held in the fellowship hall at the church, 3425 N. Mt. Juliet Rd. in Mt. Juliet. Food will be served and participants have an opportunity to receive a free Red Cross t-shirt by making an appointment. To schedule an appointment, log on to redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code MtJuliet.

Sept. 4

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1004 meeting

5 p.m.

Chapter 1004 of the Vietnam Veterans of America will meet Monday, Sept. 4 and the first Monday of each month in the Veterans Building at the James E. Ward Agriculture Center in Lebanon. Meetings start at 5 with several members showing up early. All Vietnam and Vietnam-era veterans are urged to attend. Membership will be discussed on request. Auxiliary members will serve food. Call Doc Kraft at 615 477-8088 for more information.

Sept. 6

About Book Club meeting

Noon

The About Book Club will meet Wednesday, Sept. 6 from noon until 1 p.m. at the University of Tennessee Extension Office in Gallatin. The selected book of the month will be “Mrs. Mike” by Frederick Backman. The book club is open to everyone and meets every other first Wednesday of the month. For more information, call the UT Extension office at 615-452-1423.

Margaret Gaston Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution meeting

3:30 p.m.

The Margaret Gaston Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet Wednesday, Sept. 6 at 3:30 p.m. in the Spain House at First United Methodist Church in Lebanon. The program will focus on Constitution Week.

Sept. 8

Mt. Juliet Chamber Community Development meeting

7:45 a.m.

The Mt. Juliet Chamber of Commerce will hold a community development meeting Friday, Sept. 8 from 7:45-9 a.m. at the chamber office. The guest speaker will be Paige Holmes, project director for Leap 2.0, who will talk about the mechatronics program at Vol State Community College. Registration is required at mjchamber.org.

Encore Theatre Co. presents “The Kitchen Witches

7:30 p.m.

Encore Theatre Co. will present the play, “The Kitchen Witches,” a comedy by Carolyn Smith and directed by James Bealor. Performances will be Friday, Sept. 8 and Saturday, Sept. 9 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 10 at 2:30 p.m. at Encore Theatre at 6978 Lebanon Road, just west of Highway 109, in Mt. Juliet. Doors will open 30 minutes before show time. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors 60 and older and $10 for children 12 and younger. For tickets, visit encore-theatre-company.org or ticketsnashville.com or call 615-598-8950.

Sept. 9

Sherry’s Run

8 a.m.

The 14th annual Sherry’s Run 5K Run-Walk will be Saturday, Sept. 9 at 8 a.m. at 623 W. Main St. in Lebanon. To learn more about Sherry’s Run, call 615-925-2592. To refer someone who might qualify for assistance, call 615-925-9932 or visit sherrysrun.org. Registration is also open at sherrysrun.org.

Encore Theatre Co. presents “The Kitchen Witches

7:30 p.m.

Encore Theatre Co. will present the play, “The Kitchen Witches,” a comedy by Carolyn Smith and directed by James Bealor. Performances will be Saturday, Sept. 9 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 10 at 2:30 p.m. at Encore Theatre at 6978 Lebanon Road, just west of Highway 109, in Mt. Juliet. Doors will open 30 minutes before show time. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors 60 and older and $10 for children 12 and younger. For tickets, visit encore-theatre-company.org or ticketsnashville.com or call 615-598-8950.

Sept. 10

Friends of Fiber meeting

1 p.m.

Anyone interested in learning about threads and yarns, spinning and weaving is invited to the monthly Friends of Fiber meeting. The next meeting will be Sunday, Sept. 10 from 1-4 p.m. in Town Hall in Fiddlers Grove at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center at 945 E. Baddour Pkwy in Lebanon. For more information, contact Marianne Pelletier at 615-547-6111 or marianne@fiddlersgrove.org.

Cumberland University All-Sports Camp

3 p.m.

The Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce will offer its free All-Sports Camp on Sunday, Sept. 10 from 3-5 p.m. at Cumberland University for boys and girls 7-14 years old. A parent or guardian must be present throughout camp. Register at lebanonwilsonchamber.com/allsports or call 615-444-5503 for more information.

Encore Theatre Co. presents “The Kitchen Witches

7:30 p.m.

Encore Theatre Co. will present the play, “The Kitchen Witches,” a comedy by Carolyn Smith and directed by James Bealor. Performance will be Sunday, Sept. 10 at 2:30 p.m. at Encore Theatre at 6978 Lebanon Road, just west of Highway 109, in Mt. Juliet. Doors will open 30 minutes before show time. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors 60 and older and $10 for children 12 and younger. For tickets, visit encore-theatre-company.org or ticketsnashville.com or call 615-598-8950.

Sept. 11

Mt. Juliet Republican Women meeting

6 p.m.

The Mt. Juliet Republican Women will meet Monday, Sept. 11 at 6 p.m. at Courtney’s Restaurant at 4066 N. Mt. Juliet Road. Cathy Hinners, retired police officer, author and public speaker on the Muslim Brotherhood in America, will be the guest speaker. Hinners is the founder of dailyrollcall.com.

Republican Women of Wilson County meeting

6 p.m.

The Republican Women of Wilson County will meet Monday, Sept. 11 at 6 p.m. at the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce office at 149 Public Square in Lebanon. The guest speaker will be Will Burns, director of public policy for the Tennessee Action Council. Following the speaker, the club will hold its business meeting. New members are welcome. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call 615-415-3201.

Sept. 12

Tyler Cates American Legion Post 281 meeting

6:30 p.m.

The Tyler Cates American Legion Post 281 will meet Tuesday, Sept. 12 and the second Tuesday of each month at Rutland Place at 435 N.W. Rutland Road in Mt. Juliet. Social time begins at 6:30 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7 p.m.​ All veterans are invited to attend. An American Legion Auxiliary Unit is also part of the post. New members are welcome to join. Former members or transfers from other posts are also invited to join. For more information, contact Pat Unger, commander, at 615-210-6156.

The People’s Agenda

POLICY: Items for the Government Calendar may be submitted via email at editor@lebanondemocrat.com, in person at The Democrat’s office at 402 N. Cumberland St., by mail at The Lebanon Democrat, 402 N. Cumberland St., Lebanon, TN 37087 or via fax at 615-444-0899. Items must be received by 4 p.m. for the next day’s edition. The calendar is a free listing of government meetings and government-related events. The Democrat reserves the right to reject or edit material. Notices run on an as space is available basis and cannot be taken over the phone. Include a name and phone number in case of questions.

Aug. 31

Lebanon City Council work session

6 p.m.

The Lebanon City Council will meet in a work session Thursday, Aug. 31 at 6 p.m. in the Town Meeting Hall at 200 N. Castle Heights Ave.

Sept. 1

Wilson County Road Commission meeting

9 a.m.

The Wilson County Road Commission will meet Friday, Sept. 1 at 9 a.m. in the Road Commission office. The Urban-Type Public Facilities Board will meet immediately after the Road Commission.

Sept. 5

Wilson County Ag Management Committee meeting

5 p.m.

The Wilson County Ag Management Committee will meet Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 5 p.m. in the Gentry Building at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center in Lebanon.

Wilson County Emergency Management Agency Committee meeting

5 p.m.

The Wilson County Emergency Management Agency Committee will meet Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 5 p.m. in conference room 1 at the Wilson County Courthouse.

Wilson County Cable Television Committee meeting

6 p.m.

The Wilson County Cable Television Committee will meet Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 6 p.m. in conference room 1 at the Wilson County Courthouse.

Lebanon City Council meeting

6 p.m.

The Lebanon City Council will meet Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 6 p.m. in the Town Meeting Hall at 200 N. Castle Heights Ave.

– Staff Reports