News, events, and bulletins for neighbors living in Historic Germantown, Nashville, TN.

Monday, September 25, 2006

8:30 AM

posted by HGN Secretary |

October: a Month of Neighborhood Events

This October, there are a number of things going on in our neighborhood. Don't forget to check the calendar.

Blessing of the Animals

Wednesday, October 4th
bring your petrs for a blessing in recognition of the feast of St. Francis of Assiss, an Italian saint who loved animals. Blessings will be given at Assumption church at 5:30 PM.

Neighborhood Clean-up

Saturday, October 7th
Neighbors will gather from 8-10 to pick up trash in the neighborhood in preparation for our annual Oktoberfest celebration.


Saturday, October 14th
Oktoberfest is an annual event in our neighborhood. Proceeds from the festival benefit Historic Germantown neighborhood, Assumption Church and Monroe Street methodist Shurch. Festivities includ a 5K Bier Run, Historic germantown Homes Tour, music, food, arts and crafts, and children's activities.
The event needs your help to succeed. To volunteer, contact Kim Unertl, volunteer coordinater, at 476-8787 or by email.

Pumpkin Carving

Saturday, October 28th
BYOP (Bring Your Own Pumpkin) and join neighbors in carving pumpkins for Halloween from 3-5 PM at the curner of 5th and Monroe.


Saturday, October 31st
Beginning at 5pm, 5th Avenue North between Madison and Monroe will be blocked off for Halloween festivities. Join neighbors for a Halloween Parade, trick-or-treating and refreshments.