Local Living: 5 Things to Do This Week

1. The Band Mercury at Kimbro’s

WHAT: The Band Mercury will play at Kimbro’s Pickin’ Parlor. The Band Mercury, previously known as Kalon, is an independent Americana band with influences ranging from Ed Sheeran to John Mayer, Thomas Rhett, and Cage the Elephant

$5 cover.

Learn more here.

WHEN: Thursday, Feb 21, 6pm

WHERE: The Legendary Kimbro’s Pickin’ Parlor, 214 Main St, Franklin

2. Singo at Murff’s

WHAT: Play Singo (musical bingo) at Murff’s this Thursday night. Come out and give yourself a chance to win the Nashville wide jackpot. Jackpot sits at $330. Plus, enjoy great specials all night.

Learn more here.

WHEN: Thursday, Feb 21, 7:30pm – 11:30pm

WHERE: Murff Craft Brews & Burgers, 5015 Harpeth Drive, Brentwood

3. The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

WHAT: “One Sunday morning the warm sun came up and – pop! – out of the egg came a tiny and very hungry caterpillar.” Direct from Off-Broadway, four beloved classics — “Brown Bear, Brown Bear”, “Mister Seahorse”, “The Very Lonely Firefly”, and “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” — leap off the page and on to the stage right in front of your eyes brought to life by a menagerie of 75 incredible puppets.

Learn more here.

WHEN: This week’s performances: Thursday, February 21, 6:30pm; Saturday, February 23, 2:00pm. The show continues through April 7. See additional showtimes here.

WHERE: Nashville Children’s Theatre, 25 Middleton St, Nashville

4. Williamson Loves Libraries Extravaganza

WHAT: Bring your family to the library for a fun scavenger hunt, take your photo with our library’s props, plus learn about our digital resources!

This program is a partnership between WCPLS and Williamson County Schools and Franklin Special Schools.

All library programs are free and open to the public. Learn more about this event or other library program and services by calling the library at 615-595-1244 or visit the library’s web site at http://wcpltn.org/

Learn more here.

WHEN: Thursday, Feb 21, 10am – 7pm

WHERE: Williamson County Library, 1314 Columbia Ave, Franklin

5. Melinda Dolittle at Columbia State

WHAT: A soul-stirring songstress… Melinda Doolittle is a flawless vocalist with irresistible artistry and an effortless style that compels her audiences to keep listening. Tone deaf as a child, her willful determination and love of singing drove her to enter a talent show where she stunned the audience with her miraculously spot-on vocals and beautiful voice. She never looked back, and has since gone on to enjoy a successful career amazing audiences around the world.

Learn more here.

WHEN: Thursday, Feb 21, 7pm – 9pm

WHERE: Columbia State Community College, 1665 Hampshire Pike, Columbia.