Let's get squirrely!
While learning about the letter S and squirrels, the Boisterous Bananas went on a nature hike and gathered items to make their own squirrel nests.
The Fluffer Nutters (below) got a little messy while writing their numbers in shaving cream.
1: Grape Stomp Festival
O’More College of Design – 2-6pm
1 -2: Shakespeare in Academy Park – 6pm
5: Mayor’s Cup Golf Tournament
Vanderbilt Legends Club – 11:30am
8: Sister Cities Celebration of Nations
Downtown Franklin - 10am-7pm
14-15: City Farmhouse Fall Pop-Up Fair
Factory at Franklin – 12-5pm
15: Grand Ol’ Chili Cookoff - Leipers Fork -11-4
15: Barktoberfest – 12-5pm
15: Trunk or Treat – 6-8:30pm
22: Invasion of Scarecrows
Franklin Farmers Market - 8am-1pm
22: Jazzmania 2016 - Factory of Franklin - 6-10pm
29: Pumpkinfest - Downtown Franklin - 10am-6pm
29: 2016 Celebrity Barn Dance
Jaeckle Center - 6-8pm
29: Mike Super: Magic and Illusion
Franklin Theater - 8pm
Charlotte's not scary, she's fluffy!
Charlotte the Tarantula,came to visit the Whole Grains classroom during Ss week. The Whole Grains were learning about spiders. Charlotte molted a couple of weeks ago. The children got to explore and touch the exoskeleton that was shed.
Permanent Lobby Residents (left to right):
The Three Tree Frogs | Sneetches, the African Gray Parrot | Cookie, The Rabbit
And There's More:
The WIlliamson County Ag Expo Center frequently has low-cost events that are great learning experiences for young children.
First Friday of the month:
Franklin Art Scene | Downtown Franklin
Every Saturday: 8am-1pm
Franklin Farmer's Market | The Factory at Franklin
Every Wednesday: 9:30am
Free Kids' Hour
Whole Foods, Franklin
Every Third Sunday: 2pm-3pm
Frist Center for the Arts: Artful Tales
Important dates to remember for October:
3 – 4: Speech Screenings with
Pipsqueak Speech Therapy
7 and 10: No School/Fall Break
28: End of Penny Drive
31st and Nov. 1: Fall Parties