boots and bling

The 6th annual Amethyst Affair — Art, Auction, & Awareness will be held on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020 at the UAW Hall in Spring Hill. The evening promises an informative program and fun activities to build hope, community, and awareness to support Maury and Williamson County’s efforts to combat domestic violence.

Limited tickets are available at and are $50 per person. Sponsorships are available to local businesses, individuals and organizations and range from $250 to $1000. Club members are actively recruiting donations for the silent and live auctions. Contact event organizers at for more information.

The evening will include dinner, a DJ, line dancing lessons, bourbon tasting, fun and competitive silent and live auctions, and a photo booth. A program of information, featuring guest speaker Barbara Murray-Scales, and updates from Maury County’s Center of Hope Domestic Violence Center and Williamson County’s BRIDGES Domestic Violence Center, will be provided for guests to learn more about domestic violence in our area and the programs, activities, and needs of the centers.

The goal of the evening is to raise funds for the two domestic violence shelters, with additional funds retained by the club to support local community projects, mainly in Spring Hill and Thompson’s Station.

In the past few years, the GFWC Spring Station Woman’s Club has raised and donated over $25,000 to the local domestic violence shelters. Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention is a Signature Project of the international General Federation of Women’s Clubs.

The Amethyst Affair will be held on Feb. 8, 2020, at 6 p.m. at UAW 1853 Union Hall, 125 Stephen P. Yokich Parkway, Spring Hill. Limited tickets are available at $50 per person, and may be purchased online by visiting Please send questions or inquiries regarding sponsorships or auction donations by email to

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.