Rutherford Weekend: 5 Things to do this Weekend

1. MTSU Singer/Songwriter Night

WHAT: Ridenour Rehearsal Studios presents MTSU Singer/Songwriter Night on February 15th at 7pm.  Come by and enjoyr great tunes, drinks and fun! Admission is FREE!

WHEN: February 15, 7pm

WHERE: Ridenour Rehearsal Studios: 1203 Park Ave, Murfreesboro

2. Outdoor Skills School


WHAT: Come and sharpen your outdoor skills with Outdoor Murfreesboro. Each week they cover a new topic relating to outdoor recreation, survival, or naturalist skills. Call for more information regarding each class. Each class will last approximately 1-1/2 hrs. Registration is required and each class costs $3. This Saturday is Outdoor Cooking. For info or to register, contact Arti Mullins: 615-217-3017, [email protected]

WHEN: Saturday, February 16, 9-10AM

WHERE: Wilderness Station: 697 Veterans Parkway

3. Saturday Storytime at Barnes & Noble

WHAT: Every Saturday, Barns & Noble hosts Storytime in the Childrens’ department. This Saturday, children can learn how to keep yourself happy when everyone else around you is rotten, and how being happy might just be the best choice in these two stories “The Good Egg” and “The Bad Seed” from Jory John and Pete Oswald. The event is free, Plus, get a coupon from the Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4.

WHEN: Saturday, February 16, 11 am

WHERE: Barnes and Noble: 2615 Medical Center Pkwy

4. Sense and Sensibility


WHAT: Murfreesboro Center for the Arts is wrapping up their current show, Sense and Sensibility, this weekend. It’s a playful new adaptation of Jane Austen’s beloved novel, which follows the fortunes (and misfortunes) of the Dashwood sisters—sensible Elinor and hypersensitive Marianne. Set in gossipy late 18th-century England, with a fresh female voice, the play is full of humor, emotional depth, and bold theatricality. Rated PG so all ages are welcome. Admission: Adult $18; Senior (60+), Student, Military $16; Child $14. Tickets can be purchased here.

WHEN: Show times are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2:00pm.

WHERE: Murfreesboro Center for the Arts: 110 West College Street Murfreesboro

5. The Gentle Barn

WHAT: Come hug the cows, give the pig’s tummy rubs, cuddle the turkeys, and enjoy a beautiful day at the Gentle Barn! Meet Worthy who was born with a leg deformity, but now lives happily with her mom Indie, and Brother Chris. Admission: Adults $20, Children $10. Tickets available online here. Because this is a non-profit, if you are experiencing funding hardships and are unable to afford the requested donation amount, please contact them.

WHEN: Sunday, February 16, 11am-1 pm.

WHERE: The Gentle Barn: 9295 Christiana Fosterville Rd, Christiana, TN 37037