Public Notices, Community Events & Announcements

Community Announcements/calendar

Public Notices, Community Events & Announcements 

ROBERTSON COUNTY & SURROUNDING MIDDLE TENNESSEE

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RC Historical Society Silent Auction – 2 Beany Elam paintings

The trees are on display at the museum, each with its own theme. Sign up — 2 Beany Elam paintings by silent auction; winner(s) announced Dec 8. And come see us for Christmas on the Square, Nov 18; & our noon lunch meeting on Dec 4, all at the museum. Hours 10 am-4pm, Wed-Fri. Info, 615/382.7173

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November 17 – Do you need help paying your utility bill?

If you qualify, you could receive a credit on your energy bill. Mid-Cumberland Community Action Agency will be hosting our Annual LIHEAP signup at: THE CENTER (DO NOT CALL) 401 N. Main St. Springfield, Tn. 37172

Here is what you will need to bring:
• Application – available at the Mid-Cumberland office: 408 Willow Street
Springfield, TN 37172 before sign up day! For questions, call 615-384-1086.
• 12 month print off history from the utility company – please pick this up between November 13th to November 16th to ensure it is current – you will not be served if this document is not current.
• Proof of current household income for the last 8 weeks (2017 Benefit letter – SS, SSI, SSDI)
• Social Security Cards for all household members
• Photo ID

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NOVEMBER 17, 18 The Robertson County Players present “Little Women” at Springfield Middle School Theater. For Tickets click here

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November 18 N. Robertson Fire 6th Annual Chili Supper Fundraiser

(Sponsored)

Saturday, November 18 at 5 PM – 7 PM – Barren Plains Baptist Church
4507 Corbin Sneed Rd, Springfield, Tennessee 37172

Benefits North Robertson Fire and Rescue, which is a 100% volunteer fire department.

Menu:
Chili, Sandwich, Dessert, and Drink.
Hotdogs are available for children.

Prices:
$7.00 for adults (13 and up)
$5.00 for children (under 13)

Reflective address signs will also be available for purchase.

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November 21 – Giving Thanks Luncheon – RC Senior Center – 11:00AM

Tuesday Nov 21 at 11AM. Let’s give thanks together with good food and fellowship. The Senior center will provide turkey, dressing and drinks. Seniors are asked to bring a covered dish to share.

Please let us know you will be attending. RSVP  by Friday Nov 17

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November 25 – Gobble Wobble (Dance/Live Band) – RC Senior Center – 11:00AM

Saturday Nov 25 7PM – 11PM. Welcome back by popular demand the “Entice Band” Five decades of great music. Motown, Soul, Disco, Chart, RNB, Funk & Jazz. Concessions sold, Door Prizes!

Pre-sale tickets $10 til Nov 21. $13 at the door the night of.

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December 8: Special Ed Meeting for students in private and home schools ages three through twenty-two who have educational disabilities

Friday December 8, 2017 at 9:00am

The Special Education Department of Robertson County Schools will be hosting a community based informational meeting for parents and administrators of private and home schools within Robertson County on Friday December 8, 2017 at 9:00am. This meeting will be held at the Robertson County Board of Education at 800 M.S. Couts Blvd. in Springfield. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the needs of students in private and home schools ages three through twenty-two who have educational disabilities. This includes those individuals who may need assessments to determine their disability status. Home school parents and private school administrators are invited to learn how the Robertson County School System may be able to support the needs of students in a private setting.

For additional information or to ask a question, please call Jennifer Darden, Misti Swindle, or Angela Adams at 384-5588. All interested parties are welcome.

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ONGOING EVENTS

Byrum-Porter Senior Center In Orlinda

Byrum-Porter is again selling 16 oz Bags of (pieces or halves) Pecans. They are just $12 a bag so stop by and get ready for the Holiday Baking Season.

SHIPS (the Tennessee State Health Insurance Program) will be here several times in October to provide answers to your open enrollment Medicare questions. Call us at 615-654-3161 for more information about dates and times. This is a free service that does not represent any specific program but can provide answers about all the programs that are available and the cost.

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Springfield: Stokes Brown Public Library EVENTS

Lego nights, American Girl Club, Movie nights, Learn sign language, Adventure Science, Hot wheels nights, Sewing club, Open Mic lip sync nights, Fencing club, chess tournaments, Teen nights, Book club and more…. Click here for more info

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Robertson County Senior Center Monthly Calendar

RC Senior Center: 601 S Locust St, Springfield, Tennessee 37172. Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:00pm. Mission:Our mission is to promote independence, wellness, and advocacy for 50+ adults, their caregivers, and their families.

We offer activities like pot-luck suppers, health fairs, breakfast trips, exercise classes, bingo, corn hole tournaments, crochet and knitting classes, music, Bluegrass nights, Friday night dances and appreciation events. The calendar is always full of events, road trips and opportunities to gather and have fellowship with old friends and new ones.

Phone(615) 384-6367
Email: elaine@rcseniorcenter.com Newsletter & Calendar

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Community Resources For Families In Robertson County

Community Services

YOUTH  SERVICES

Bransford Community Center
After school programs and community events
1519 John L Patterson St, Springfield, TN 37172
615) 380-8175

Big Brothers – Big Sisters
601 S. Locust Street Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-9584
Services: Mentoring children/community based programs.

CASA (court appointed special advocates)
101 5th Avenue West Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: 615-384-5066
Website: http://www.casaofrobertsoncounty.org/
Services: CASA is Court Appointed Special Advocates for children. CASA’s mission is to find a permanent, safe and loving home for abused and neglected children that have been taken out of their homes. Our battle cry: A CASA for every child!

Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee
29 Industrial Park Dr. # 6 Hendersonville, TN 37075
Website: http://gsmidtn.org/
(615) 690-7059

Project AWARE (Robertson County)
Rebecca Macfarlane – Coordinator
Family and Children’s Service
201 23rd Ave. North
Nashville, TN 37203
Mobile: 615-212-9480

Offering FREE Youth Mental Health First Aid training to Robertson County through Sept 2018. Free classes are available each month to any caring adult who lives, works or has regular contact with youth in Robertson County.

Visit our Aware Robertson County website: http://www.fcsnashville.org/Aware

If you are concerned about a youth in the Robertson County community, please contact the ROBERTSON COUNTY CRISIS LINE at 877-652-3069 – available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

RC Amateur Radio Club
3012 Lookout Point Greenbrier, TN 37073
Website: http://www.robertsoncountyarc.org
(615) 643-8288

RC Child Advocacy Center
101 5th Avenue West Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-5885

TN Kids Nutrition
319 N Main Street Springfield, TN 37172
Website: http://tnkids.org
(615) 973-4323

S.W.A.T. TEENS, INC.
3542 Bethlehem Road Springfield, TN 37172
615-207-3673
Website: https://www.swatteens.com/new/index.php
Mission: S.W.A.T. Teens®, Inc., is a non-profit community youth organization that reaches children and teens of all ages and nationalities by providing fun and safe environments through special events, (Circle J Ranch) camps, and other various activities, while promoting faith based principles and values with “Golden Rule” application.

Family Resource Center
700 Bransford Drive, Room 300 Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 382-3104
Website: http://www.rcstn.net/family.resource.center/home
Services: Family support/referral services.

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COUNSELING, MENTAL HEALTH, REHAB SERVICES

Centerstone
713 Cheatham St. Springfield, TN
Phone: (615) 463-6200
(615) 460-4357 to schedule appointment
Website: www.centerstone.org
Services: Individual and Group Therapy

Center for Christian Counseling
2106 Park Plaza Dr.
Springfield, TN  37172
615-384-8197
Services:  Individual and family counseling

Depression Bipolar Support Alliance
2215 US-41, Greenbrier, TN 37073
Office location – Green Ridge Church of Christ
Website: www.dbsagreenbrier.org
Services: Education and mental health advocacy improving the lives of people living with a mood disorder. We offer support groups, one on one peer support, community

Project AWARE (Robertson County)
Rebecca Macfarlane – Coordinator
Family and Children’s Service
201 23rd Ave. North
Nashville, TN 37203
Mobile: 615-212-9480
Visit our Aware Robertson County website:http://www.fcsnashville.org/Aware

If you are concerned about a youth in the Robertson County community, please contact the ROBERTSON COUNTY CRISIS LINE at 877-652-3069 – available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Springfield Baptist has a Celebrate Recovery program
website: http://www.sbctn.org/celebrate-recovery

South Haven Church Reformers Unanimous Addictions Program
website: http://www.southhavenbaptist.org/shbc/reformers_unanimous

Open Door Pregnancy Center
1802 Meadowbrook Drive Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-4673
Website: http://www.384hope.com
Services: Crisis Pregnancy Resource Center providing resources,
Education. Donation Funded/Non-Profit/baby products also available

HATS
4859 Hwy. 431 N. Springfield, TN 37172
(615) 384-2571
Services: Provide physical/mental rehabilitation services/job skills.

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 VETERANS SERVICES

RC Veterans Service Office
Phone: (615) 358-1304
Email: mailto: driley@greenbriertn.org
Services: VA, Widow and Death Benefits

Special olympics
Phone: (615) 384-4821/(615) 382-2659
Website: www.specialolympicstn.org

Vietnam Veterans of America
Robertson County
Chapter 1128
P.O. Box 313
Springfield, TN 37172
(615) 957-4433

Meetings are held:

2nd Thursday of every month @ 18:30

Springfield Memorial Gardens
4005 Memorial BLVD
Springfield, TN 37172
Welcome to all Veterans who served during the Vietnam Era

Membership is open to U.S. armed forces veterans who served on active duty (for other than training purposes) in the Republic of Vietnam between February 28, 1961, and May 7, 1975, or in any duty location between August 5, 1964, and May 7, 1975.

 

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

HomeSafe, Inc.
719 S. Main St.
Springfield, TN 37172
Helpline (615) 382-0829
Office (615) 667-0073
Services: Domestic Violence/support groups

EDUCATION

Adult Education
299 10th Avenue East Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 382-7323
Website: http://www.tennessee.gov/labor-wfd/cc/cccounty_files/robertson.shtml
Services: GED, ESOL

ESL (English As A Second Language)
211 First Avenue West
Springfield, TN  37172
615-384-7818
Services:  English as a second language classes held every Thursday morning 9:00-11:30 AM and Thursday evening 6:00-8:00 PM.

RC Board of Education
2121 Woodland Street Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-5588
Website: http://www.robcoschools.org/home/board_of_education
Services: Employment Opportunities/community referrals.

Open Door Pregnancy Center
1802 Meadowbrook Drive Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-4673
Website: http://www.384hope.com/
Services: Crisis Pregnancy Resource Center providing resources, Educational classes.

RC Career & Technical Center
5326 Highway 76E Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-2491
Website: http://www.tennessee.gov/labor-wfd/cc/cccounty_files/robertson.shtml
Services: Career & Technical Classes.

Family Resource Center
700 Bransford Drive, Room 300 Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 382-3104
Website: http://www.rcstn.net/family.resource.center/home
Services: Family support/referral services.

UT Extension
408 N. Main Street Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-7936
Website: http://Robertson.tennessee.edu
Services: Education: 4-H, youth development, family and consumer sciences including parenting, health, financial and nutrition education, agriculture and horticulture education/program, Family and Community Education Club program, Master Gardener program.

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EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Workforce Essentials
299 10th Avenue, East Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-1097
Website: www.workforceessentials.com
Services: Job search & training, drug testing, driver’s education and more.

NCOA (National Council On Aging)
Website: http://www.ncoa.org
(615) 360-9797
Age 55 and over? NCOA helps workers re-enter the workforce by helping them acquire new job skills. NCOA allows on the job training in community service positions.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

COPE
812 S. Main Street Springfield, TN
Phone: (615) 384-1465
Services: Emergency assistance with rent/utilities.

Hope Center
1115 Hwy. 76 White House, TN
Phone: 615-672-0298
Services: Emergency assistance with rent, utilities, etc.

Mid Cumberland Community Action Agency
401 North Main Street Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-1086/(615) 742-1113
Website: http://www.midcumberland.org
Services: Emergency Services for rent and utilities

Salvation Army
Phone: (615) 384-7955
Services: Help with gas, electric, water bill, rent and household items

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FOOD/CLOTHING ASSISTANCE

Angel Food Ministries
PO Box 3823 Ridgetop, TN 37152
Phone: (615) 859-2338
Website: angelfoodministries.com or Highlandchapel.org
Services: Assistance with food (Pickup at church)

Dorcas Room/First Baptist Church
109 Parker Avenue Greenbrier, TN 37073
Phone: 615-643-4507
Services: Food/Clothing ministry for those in need.

Orlinda Baptist Church – Clothes Closet “The Shepherd Place”
Every other Friday from 10 am to 3 Pm
Orlinda Baptist Church
1124 West Church Street Orlinda TN 37141
(615) 654- 3941

Gideon United Methodist Church Food Pantry
2428 Gideon Rd Greenbrier, TN 37073
(615) 643-6567
Contact Sandra (615) 5198022
Merrily Walters (615) 643-5042

Hope Center Food Bank
212 Portland Road White House, TN
Phone: 615-672-8006

Meals On Wheels
601 Locust Street Springfield, TN
Phone: (615) 382-7287
Website: www.MCHRA.com
Services: Meals to Elderly. Outreach, Nutrition.

Emergency Food Bank/Springfield-RC
202 8th Avenue East Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-9759
Services: Food provided to those in need.

The Master’s Table
519-B Central Avenue, West
P. O. Box 215 Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-4480
Services: Free “soup kitchen”
Hours: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Monday – Saturday

St Matthews Holy Missionary Baptist Church Food Bank
112 Richland Dr
Springfield, TN 37172
(615)389-5323
Every Third Saturday from 1-2pm. Must be a resident from Robertson County with a valid ID

United Ministries
808 S. Main Street Springfield, TN
Phone: (615) 384-8306/(615) 202-9860
Services: Food

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HEALTHCARE, CLINICS

NorthCrest Care Center (Clinic)
520 Northcrest Dr Springfield, TN 37172
(615) 433-7300
Hours: Mon – Sat 8:00 am – 8:00 pm. Sun 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Urgent Team Health Clinic
Website: www.urgentteam.com
2662 Memorial Boulevard, Springfield, TN‎
(615) 212-5356‎

Home Care Solutions
3025 Highway 31W White House, TN 37188
Phone: (615) 672-4266
Website: www.homecaresolutions.com
Services: Home health services.

RC Health Dept.
800 S. Brown Street Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-4504
Services: Healthcare including child health, immunization, primary care, family planning, sexually transmitted disease control, prenatal, WIC, nutrition, tuberculosis control, TENNdercare, HUGS, vital records, general environmental health.

NorthCrest Hospice
101 E. Mooreland Drive Springfield, TN
Phone: (615) 384-9425
Website: www.northcrest.com
Services: Care to the terminally ill.

HOUSING ASSISTANCE

Habitat For Humanity – Robertson County
Website: http://habitattn.org
P.O. Box 189 Springfield, TN 37172
(615) 210-9209

Greater Faith Community Action Corp.
Website:http://www.greaterfaithaction.com/community.html
P. O. Box 215 Springfield, TN
Phone: (615) 384-3730
Services: Housing/meals for Homeless.

Secure Haven
1302 Batts Blvd. Springfield, TN
Phone: (615) 382-1592
Services: Shelter for women and childrenSPRINGFIELD HEIGHTS
2540 S. Main Street Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 212-0300
Services: Assisted Living

Tenn. Dept. Of  Human Resources
809 Mabel Street Springfield, TN 37172-2924
Phone: 615-382-2402
Website: http://www.tennessee.gov/humanserv/
Services: Adult Protective Services, Blind and Visually Impaired, Services, Child Care Services, Child Support Services, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services, Disability Determination, Services, Families First, Food Stamp Program, Home Energy Assistance, Medicaid/TennCare, Tennessee Rehabilitation Center, Vocational Rehabilitation.

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LAW ENFORCEMENT, CRIME STOPPERS

RC Sheriff’s Office
507 South Brown Street Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-7971
Services: Welfare Checks/24 Hour Referral Service

Crime Stoppers of Springfield
Robertson County pays cash for anonymous tips that lead to the arrest of criminals. You can submit your anonymous tip by phone at: 1-615-382-3799, text your tip to Crimes(274637) and begin your tip with RCCARES, submit a detailed tip at tipsoft.com or use our link on our Facebook page – CrimeStoppers Springfield – Robertson County.

Springfield Police Dept.
802 South Willow St. Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: Emergency – Call 911
Non-emergency – Call (615) 384-8422
Website: www.springfield-tn.org.
Services: Basic Law Enforcement, Provide Info on Community Resources

Coopertown Police Dept.
2525 Burgess Gower Rd, Springfield, TN 37172 » Map
(615) 382-7007

Greenbrier Police Dept.
202 West College Street  Greenbrier, TN 37073
Central Dispatch: (615) 384-4911

Millersville Police Dept.
1246 Louisville Hwy, Goodlettsville, TN 37072 » Map
(615) 859-0880

White House Police Dept.
303 N Palmers Chapel Rd, White House, TN 37188 » Map
(615) 672-4903

Cross Plains Police Dept.
7622 HWY 25 EAST Cross Plains, TN
Dept Phone: (615) 654-2555 or (2503)

Ridgetop Police Dept.
615-851-0203
1735 Highway 41 S, Goodlettsville, TN

PET SERVICES

Animal Control of Robertson County
Website: http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/TN356.html
2900 W. County Farm Rd. Springfield
(615) 384-5611

Springfield Animal Control
507 Industrial Dr. Springfield Tn
Website:http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/tn68.html
615-384-9289

Greenbrier animal Control
Website: http://greenbriertn.org/animal_control/animal_control.html
Randy Weaver, Animal Control Officer
P.O. Box 466
Greenbrier, TN  37073
615-643-1003

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SENIOR CITIZENS

RC Senior Citizens Center – Springfield
601 Locust Street Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-2273/(615) 384-6367
Services: Senior programs and activities, Adult Care Center, Elder Abuse Intervention.

Byrum-Porter Senior Center
9123 Highway 49E Orlinda, TN 37141
Phone: (615)654-3161
Services: Senior Activities of all types

NCOA (National Council On Aging)
Website: http://www.ncoa.org
(615) 360-9797
Age 55 and over? NCOA helps workers re-enter the workforce by helping them acquire new job skills. NCOA allows on the job training in community service positions.

White House Senior Center
105 College Street White House, TN
Phone: 615-672-4350
Website: http://www.cityofwhitehouse.com/government/senior-center
Services: Senior activities (55 & above) including Wednesday lunch,water aerobics, blood pressure checks on Wednesday, line dance classes, etc.

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SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS, CIVIC GROUPS

United Way
101 5th Avenue, West Suite 25 Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-8160
Services: Raise money to fund non-profit agencies

Rotary Club
516 South Main Street Springfield, TN 37172
(615) 384-8774

Springfield Kiwanis Club
100 NorthCrest Drive Springfield, TN 37172
(615) 394-6228

Springfield Lions Club
P.O. Box 584 Springfield, TN 37172

TRANSPORTATION

RTS (Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency, Mid-Cumberland Regional Transit System) Mid-Cumberland HRA | 1101 Kermit Drive, Suite 300 | Nashville, TN 37217Tel: 615.331.6033 | Fax: 615.832.8624

RTA (Regional Transportation Authority, Relax & Ride)
Regional Transportation Authority | 130 Nestor Street | Nashville TN 37210 | 615-862-8833| Fax: 615-862-6208 | Email: rta@nashville.gov

RC Non Emergency EMS
1305 Hill Street Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-2186/(615) 384-1414
Website: RobertsonEMS.org
Services: Non-emergency Ambulatory Services or Wheelchair Van

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