Register now for May 16 outing
Enjoy a day of natural beauty and wildlife on Tuesday, May 16 as the Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department hosts a cruise of the Cumberland River. Area seniors (55 and older) are invited along on this excursion. Travel by comfortable motor coach to the cruise launch point in Ashland City, Tennessee and enjoy a delicious lunch at the Riverview Restaurant.
Then, enjoy the beauty of Spring as you cruise on the Blue Heron, a 40-foot pontoon boat. Tour guide and boat captain Jim Steele provides a narrated cruise of the Cumberland River. Bring your cameras along to capture possible sightings of the great blue heron along with kingfishers, cliff swallows, American bald eagles, osprey and more. Space is limited, so don’t miss your chance to enjoy a relaxing and informative cruise along the Cumberland.
The cost of the trip ($32) includes the boat ride and transportation. Lunch is Dutch treat. Pick up times and locations: 8:45 a.m. from the Longview Recreation Center at Spring Hill, 2909 Commonwealth Dr., (615) 302-0971, ext. 2210; 9:15 a.m. from the Williamson County Recreation Complex at Nolensville, 7250 Nolensville Rd., (615) 786-0200, ext. 2410; and 9:45 a.m. from the Williamson County Enrichment Center, 110 Everbright Ave., Franklin, (615) 786-0186. Participants must register in advance, either on line at HYPERLINK “http://www.wcparksandrec.com” http://www.wcparksandrec.com (event code #8813), by phone or in person. No messages allowed. Registration ends May 5 or when the trip is full.
Williamson County Parks and Recreation is a public organization, here to benefit the community. Anyone may register for and participate in the department’s programs, teams, classes and events. For program registration, pass purchasing or additional information, visit HYPERLINK “http://www.wcparksandrec.com” http://www.wcparksandrec.com. You may also receive department information by “liking” Williamson County Parks and Recreation on Facebook; following us on Twitter at @wc_parksandrec or Instagram at @willcoparksandrec or on Pinterest or YouTube.