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The Get Fit Franklin project, presented by Franklin Tomorrow and founding partner BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, is celebrating its one-year anniversary on Saturday, Nov. 9, at Pinkerton Park on Murfreesboro Road in Franklin from 10 a.m.-noon.

Join us at 10 a.m. to visit area fitness vendors and organizations, participate in workout demonstrations, and register for door prizes, including fitbits, passes to the Williamson County Parks & Recreation facilities, and more!

There is no cost to participate in Get Fit Franklin and groups of all sizes and ages are welcome. Participants who have already registered for the program and received their t-shirts and pedometers will receive another special gift. New participants are welcome and will receive a special bag designed to get them started.

To register for the Nov. 9 event, go to Feel free to forward this email to a friend, family member or neighbor to get them involved!

Get Fit Franklin is a community health initiative of Franklin Tomorrow and founding partner BlueCross BlueShield of Tennesse. Franklin Tomorrow is a non-profit community organization that engages the community, fosters collaboration, and advocates for a shared vision for the future of Franklin. It was established in 2001 to ensure that Franklin’s future would be as rich — in meaning and spirit, as well as in buildings and businesses — as its past.

Vanderbilt Health is the sponsor of all quarterly events for Get Fit Franklin, as well as providing in-kind support and content for the program’s Web site.

Those attending the event will be eligible for door prizes from vendors, including 10-visit passes to the Williamson County Parks & Recreation facilities.

Additional sponsors of the event include the City of Franklin, Middle Tennessee Electric Customer Cares Inc., BancorpSouth, Turner Construction, The Tennessean, and Southern Land Co.

Supporting the project are the Franklin Special School District, Williamson County Parks & Recreation Dept., Franklin Mayor Ken Moore, The TMA Group, Williamson County Health Department, PMC Mobile Solutions,, Downtown Franklin Association, YOUR Williamson, Williamson Herald, and Williamson Source.