Clarksville, TN Online: News, Opinion, Arts & Entertainment.


Topic: Flowers

American Flower Industry Suffering Staggering Losses

 

Certified American GrownSanta Barbara, CA – The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has American consumers focused on purchasing necessities like toilet paper, hand soap and food. What they’re not purchasing is flowers on their way to check out, and that’s a problem.

In a conference call on Friday, March 20th, over 50 California flower farmers discussed the devastation their farming industry is experiencing due to lack of demand from consumers,  canceled orders from industry outlets and transportation line shutdowns. 

Flower Farmers Working Hard To Keep Flowers Moving In Time Of Crisis. (Certified American Grown)

Flower Farmers Working Hard To Keep Flowers Moving In Time Of Crisis. (Certified American Grown)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Business | No Comments
 

New Season of Clarksville Downtown Market begins Saturday, May 20th

 

Clarksville Downtown MarketClarksville, TN – When the 2017 Clarksville Downtown Market opens on Saturday, May 20th, 2017 approximately 80 vendors will be on hand to offer fresh produce, baked goods, local honey, milk, home décor, seasonal flowers and more.

Clarksville Downtown Market will be open from 8:00am to 1:00pm on Saturdays through October 14th on Public Square.

Opening Day of the Market also will feature entertainment by Hank Baker and Hui Hawaii O Tenesi Hawaiian Civic Club; activities for children provided by this year’s Market sponsor, Season’s Market and Bump & Rump; free health screenings, courtesy of Medical Direct Care; and market tote giveaways provided by Altra Federal Credit Union.

Clarksville Downtown Market

Clarksville Downtown Market

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation Report for June 19th, 2016

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – The weekly Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department Recreation Report provides Clarksvillians with a glimpse at the activities and events that are available from the Parks and Recreation Department for them to enjoy together as a family.

This weeks highlights include: Rally on the Cumberland, Clarksville Downtown Market and Fun with Fido.

Clarksville Downtown Market

Clarksville Downtown Market

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 


Clarksville Parks and Recreation announces Upcoming Events for Downtown Market

 

Clarksville Downtown MarketClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Downtown Market features approximately 70 vendors on hand. They offer local fresh produce, baked goods, local honey, milk, home décor, seasonal flowers and more. It is open from 8:00am to 1:00pm every Saturday through October 8th, 2016 on the Public Square in the City Hall Parking Lot.

A community?favorite and shopping destination, the Clarksville Downtown Market on Public Square offers a variety of events.

Festivities are free of charge and diverse, offering something for visitors of all ages looking to have a great time at one of Clarksville’s most treasured gathering places.

Clarksville Downtown Market

Clarksville Downtown Market

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 

Clarksville Downtown Market opens this Saturday, May 21st

 

Clarksville Downtown MarketClarksville, TN – This Saturday, May 21st, the Clarksville Downtown Market opens with approximately 70 vendors on hand offering local fresh produce, baked goods, local honey, milk, home décor, seasonal flowers and more.

The Clarksville Downtown Market will be open from 8:00am to 1:00pm every Saturday through October 8th, 2016 on the Public Square in the City Hall Parking Lot.

For five years in a row, Clarksville’s Downtown Market, has been voted No. 1 in the state of Tennessee, in America’s Favorite Farmers Markets contest, which was hosted by American Farmland Trust.

Clarksville Downtown Market

Clarksville Downtown Market

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 

When I’m gone it will be too late to send me Flowers

 

An elderly couple

Clarksville, TN – This is a true story but the names of the people have been changed.

By the time I met them, both Jack and Alice were in their senior years. Originally from Chicago, Jack was a retired high school counselor and Alice still taught voice lessons in their home. Jack was short, bald and a bit rotund; he had an amazing mind and a great sense of humor. Alice was petite, had wavy white hair, and had a pleasant smile for everyone.

They lived in a huge Victorian home on one of the premier streets of Charlottesville. All the rooms in the massive first floor had very high ceilings. «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Commentary | No Comments
 

Clarksville Downtown Market to start taking vendor applications, February 17th, 2015

 

Clarksville Downtown MarketClarksville, TN – Vendors, it is almost time to apply for this year’s season of the Clarksville Downtown Market! Beginning February 17th, vendor applications will be available at the Clarksville Parks and Recreation main office, located at 102 Public Square or online at www.clarksvilledowntownmarket.com .

The 2015 market season will take place downtown on Public Square, Saturdays from 8:00am to 1:00pm, beginning May 16th through October 10th.

Clarksville Downtown Market

Clarksville Downtown Market

«Read the rest of this article»

 


Clarksville’s Dunbar Cave State Park Programs for July 13th through July 19th, 2014

 

Dunbar Cave State Park - Clarksville TNClarksville, TNDunbar Cave State Natural Area has been a State Park since 1973. The cave and its surrounding 110 acres have considerable scenic, natural and historical significance. The entrance offered shelter to prehistoric Native Americans as far back as 10,000 years.

Dunbar Cave State Natural Area will present many nature programs this summer. There are programs for children and adults.

Some of the upcoming events include: Fishing Equipment and Techniques, Lake Life, Wildflower Hike, Spiders, Nature Boot Camp, Morning Nature Hike, and Trees Are Terrific.

Dunbar Cave State Park - Swan Lake

Dunbar Cave State Park – Swan Lake

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 

Montgomery County Master Gardeners 4th Annual One Day Workshop, March 8th, 2014

 

Montgomery County Master GardenersClarksville, TN – On Saturday, March 8th, 2014 from 8:00am until 3:00pm, the Montgomery County Master Gardeners will hold their 4th Annual One Day Workshop.

This workshop will have Master Gardeners sharing their knowledge about different topics such as veggies, flowers, soil, hostas, hay bale gardening, yard art, pruning for fun and more.

Master Gardeners 4th Annual One Day Workshop

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 

Clarksville Downtown Market this Saturday, July 13th, 2013

 

Clarksville Downtown MarketClarksville, TN – Come out Saturday, July 12th to the Clarksville Downtown Market. It looks like it will be a beautiful day tomorrow in Clarksville and a great day to come out to the Downtown Market.

There will be over 70 different vendors on hand. They will be on offering local fresh produce, baked goods, local honey, milk, home décor, seasonal flowers and more.

The Hui Hawai`i O Tenesi Hawaiian Civic Club who will be there with an informational booth as well as performances throughout the morning.

Clarksville Downtown Market

Clarksville Downtown Market

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 



  • Visit Us On FacebookVisit Us On TwitterVisit Us On PinterestVisit Us On YoutubeCheck Our FeedVisit Us On Instagram
  • Personal Controls

    Now playing at the Movies