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Senator Marsha Blackburn Surveys Tornado Damage in Middle Tennessee

 

U.S. SenateNashville, TN – Tuesday night, March 3rd, 2020, Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) met with state officials at the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency Operations Center to receive an update on response efforts.

This morning, she is on the ground in Middle Tennessee meeting with local officials and visiting with victims at the Centennial Sportsplex in Nashville. She visited Putnam County later that morning.

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

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Burchett Park spruced up by Volunteers supporting Clarksville’s 911 Serve to Remember Days of Service

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – Volunteers gathered at Burchett Park, Sunday, September 7th to help clean-up the Park as part of the nationwide volunteer effort called “September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance”.

Volunteers spruce up Burchett Park.

Volunteers spruce up Burchett Park.

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Pillars of Hope Project celebrates the spirit of service and unity through Community Art

 

Clarksville, TN – The first exhibit of “Celebrating the Spirit of Service and Unity: Pillars of Hope“, a public art project that celebrates the spirit of service and unity following September 11th will be held at various  locations through June 10th.

“The Pillars of Hope” began in 2012 as a creative effort to inspire the tradition of charitable service on 9/11— It is a positive way for community members to connect and pay tribute to the 9/11 victims- honor those who rose in service in response to the attacks and remind all of us of the importance of working more closely together in peace to improve our community and the world.

Pillars of Hope Project

Pillars of Hope Project

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Volunteer Clarksville & Clarksville Sunset Rotary invites community out to paint a commemorative tile for the Pillars of Hope Memorial Art Project

 
The Pillars of Hope is a commemorative piece of public art to honor and remember those who serve.

The Pillars of Hope is a commemorative piece of public art to honor and remember those who serve.

Hands On ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – The Pillars of Hope is a commemorative piece of public art to honor and remember those who serve. The project began in 2012, a collaborative project of Volunteer Clarksville and Hand on Nashville with support from the Corporation for National and Community Service, and part of the September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance initiative.

The effort was first established to inspire the tradition of engaging in charitable service on 9/11 as an annual and forward-looking tribute to the 9/11 victims, survivors, and those who rose up in service in response to the attacks.

“The Pillars of Hope” memorial art project is meant to help people of all ages express their reactions to the September 11th event and to celebrate the spirit of service and unity. «Read the rest of this article»

 

Volunteer Clarksville, Hands on Nashville to Honor 9-11 Heroes with Service

 

Hands On ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – For the third consecutive year, Volunteer Clarksville, now a program of the United Way of Clarksville, will commemorate the anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks by providing more than 800 volunteer opportunities through the annual Serve to Remember event.

Volunteers are needed to take part in Serve to Remember’s more than 25 community-enhancing projects, including maintenance work to the Warrior Garden at the Fort Campbell U.S. Army installation, the painting of remembrance tiles by youth and seniors, a ‘pajama drive’ benefitting the Safe House Domestic Violence Shelter, a number of cleanup projects at area parks and nonprofits and more. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation deadline on prize offer for Riverfest volunteers ends

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – Clarksville Parks and Recreation’s deadline on the cash prize offered to volunteers helping with soft drink sales and the Adventure Zone children’s area, presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee, on September 7th and 8th at McGregor Park ends September 4th.

The group or organization who registers the most volunteers through Hands On Nashville by September 4 will receive $500.00. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation Report for September 2nd, 2012

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, 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:

  • Youth Basketball League
  • Living History Weekend
  • Art on the Park Contest
  • Coaches Training
  • RiverFest looking for Volunteers

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation extends deadline on prize offer for Riverfest volunteers

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – Clarksville Parks and Recreation is extending the deadline on the cash prize offered to volunteers helping with soft drink sales and the Adventure Zone children’s area, presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee, on September 7th and 8th at McGregor Park.

The group or organization who registers the most volunteers through Hands On Nashville by September 4th will receive $500.00. «Read the rest of this article»

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Hands on Clarkville’s “911 Serve to Remember: Days of Service” September 1st-11th

 

Hands On ClarksvilleClarksville, TN– Clarksville is proud to be a part of the Corporation for National and Community Service 2012 September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance.  There is no day in history that has the same power to unite us in service like 9/11.

Be a part of this remarkable initiative to honor 9/11 victims, survivors and those who rose up in service in response the attacks by volunteering in your community. Volunteers and volunteer leaders are needed to help with various local service activities.

Hands on Clarksville’s  “9/11 Serve to Remember: Days of Service” challenges citizens of all ages and walks of life to join us from September 1st-11th, 2012 as our community once again honors the memory and expresses our appreciation to those who serve, with our service. «Read the rest of this article»

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Volunteer Positions still available for this year’s Riverfest

 

RiverFest 2012Clarksville, TN – Clarksville Parks and Recreation is currently seeking volunteers to help with soft drink sales, the Blue Cross Blue Shield Adventure Zone children’s area as well as the Cornhole Tournament on September 7th and 8th at McGregor Park.

Volunteers may sign up for the time slot(s) that best fit their schedule and availability at the Hands on Nashville website. The process is simple, visit www.hon.org and search “Riverfest.”  Volunteers may then select the area in which they would like to volunteer and then select the timeslot occurrence that best fits their schedule.

For more details on volunteering or the new registration options, please contact the Clarksville Parks and Recreation at 931.645.7476 or visit www.clarksvilleriverfest.com

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