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BBB Tip: Is that Santa app safe? Better check it twice

 

Better Business Bureau - BBBNashville, TN – Apple’s App Store and Google Play list dozen of holiday-themed apps: children can video chat live with Santa himself, light the menorah, watch Santa feed live reindeer, track his sleigh on Christmas Eve, or relay their Christmas wish-lists.

This holiday season, when COVID-19 Coronavirus is causing kids to skip the traditional in-person visit with Santa, apps may play a more important role than ever. Before allowing a child to download any app, be sure what data its collecting and set permission requirements. 
 
BBB National Programs’ Angela Tiffin, Senior Attorney for the Children’s Advertising Review Unit (CARU) recommended these tips to keep in mind this holiday season.

BBB gives Parents Tips on using Santa Apps this year.

BBB gives Parents Tips on using Santa Apps this year.

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Altra Federal Credit Union to receive visit from Santa, December 20th

 

Altra Federal Credit UnionClarksville, TN – Santa will be stopping by Altra Federal Credit Union, located at 2625 Wilma Rudolph Boulevard in Clarksville, on Friday, December 20th, 2019 from 3:00pm-5:00pm, giving parents and grandparents the opportunity to take photos with him! The event is free.

Santa will also be handing out a special gift to families, while supplies last.

Santa To Visit Altra Federal Credit Union

Santa To Visit Altra Federal Credit Union

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Nashville Zoo Lantern Festival “Zoolumination” kicks off Friday

 

Nashville ZooNashville, TN – See the Nashville Zoo in a whole new light this winter at Zoolumination: Chinese Festival of Lights. This massive event will be the largest lantern show in the country spanning more than 60 acres and featuring more than 500 custom-designed lanterns, a life-size holiday village, entertainment and specialty food options, along with the ability to see some of the Zoo’s live animals up close in award-winning exhibits.

The size and scale of the lanterns will be significantly larger than any other display in the country and includes lanterns that are the size of four-story buildings and a dragon nearly the length of a football field.

Zoolumination: Chinese Festival of Lights. (Nashville Zoo)

Zoolumination: Chinese Festival of Lights. (Nashville Zoo)

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation to hold several Holiday Events for the Family

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is offering a variety of festive and fun events this holiday season.

Family-friendly events are affordably priced and will take place at several Parks and Recreation facilities.

Some of the events include: Veterans Appreciation Day, Community Thanksgiving Feast, Christmas on the Cumberland, Elf Splash, Clarksville Christmas Parade, 19th Century Christmas along with several new events.

Community Holiday Bazaar

Community Holiday Bazaar

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Blanchfield Army Community Hospital gives Santa a Pre-Flight Physical

 

Written by Maria Christina Yager
Blanchfield Army Community Hospital (BACH)

Blanchfield Army Community Hospital (BACH)Fort Campbell, KY – Santa stopped by the Blanchfield Army Community Hospital (BACH) at Fort Campbell Kentucky for a pre-flight physical before his big night.

He’s made his lists. He’s checked them twice. He KNOWS who is naughty or nice. And now after successfully completing his flight physical, Santa is medically cleared to fly his sleigh over North America and come to a town near you.

In the #USArmy, flight physicals are performed by flight surgeons and aeromedical physician assistants specially trained in aerospace physiology.

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Santa joins Bobber the Water Safety Dog for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers holiday message

 

Written by Leon Roberts
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Nashville District

U.S. Army Corps of EngineersNashville, TN – Kris Kringle filed a reindeer flight plan and entered American airspace with an early sleigh ride today to record a holiday safety message with Bobber the Water Safety Dog in Middle Tennessee.

On the shoreline of J. Percy Priest Lake, Santa Claus and “Hap Hazard Elf” joined Bobber the Water Safety Dog to shoot a public service announcement in hopes that people all over the world will make it a priority to be safe at home this Christmas and when recreating at Corps of Engineers recreation areas, hiking trails, and when boating or even walking along the shoreline.

Safety Santa, Bobber the Water Safety Dog, and Hap “Hazard” the Elf film a holiday safety public service announcement Dec. 17, 2018 at J. Percy Priest Lake in Nashville, Tenn., to encourage the public to be vigilant and safe at home this Christmas and when visiting and recreating at Corps of Engineers lakes. (Leon Roberts, USACE)

Safety Santa, Bobber the Water Safety Dog, and Hap “Hazard” the Elf film a holiday safety public service announcement Dec. 17, 2018 at J. Percy Priest Lake in Nashville, Tenn., to encourage the public to be vigilant and safe at home this Christmas and when visiting and recreating at Corps of Engineers lakes. (Leon Roberts, USACE)

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Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County to hold Santa Paws Photos Fundraiser

 

Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County

Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery CountyClarksville, TN – The Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County encourages pet lovers to mark their calendars for the organization’s ever paw-pular Santa Paws Professional Photos (for pets and people) scheduled for Sunday, December 2nd, 2018 from Noon-4:00pm at its location at 940 Tennessee Avenue (behind the Riverside Drive Arby’s).

A favorite from the Santa Paws 2017 photo collection. (Amy Shaver, Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County)

A favorite from the Santa Paws 2017 photo collection. (Amy Shaver, Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County)

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Montgomery County Animal Care and Control to hold Home for the Paw-lidays Saturday, December 10th

 

Montgomery County Animal Care and ControlMontgomery County, TN – Montgomery County Animal Care and Control (MCACC) invites the public to come to their Home for the Paw-lidays event on Saturday, December 10th! Adoption hours will be 10:00am to 3:00pm and all adoptions are $25.00 and include vaccinations, spay/neuter, deworming and microchip.

Dog adoption fees are being sponsored by Tails for Trails and cats adoption fees are being sponsored by the Potvin family.

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Instant Peay Play: APSU Govs and Lady Govs wish list for Santa this Christmas

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – With Christmas this Friday and in the spirit of the season, here is want I hope the Austin Peay State University coaching staff find under their trees or in their stockings this year.

For Governors men’s basketball coach Dave Loos a return to the Ohio Valley Conference tournament after a three-year absence. The 26-year Govs mentor has 22 appearances in the tournament; number 23 would be a great present for the veteran coach.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation Report for December 7th, 2014

 

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: Santa’s Elves to visit Clarksville Community Centers, Christmas in Occupied Clarksville, Swim with Santa, Christmas on the Cumberland, and Indoor Aquatic Center to host New Year’s Eve Splash.

Swim with Santa

Swim with Santa

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