Age-By-Age: 6 - 8 Years

Events: 6 - 8 Years

Twelfth Night

@ Belmont's Trout Theater, Nashville

Ragtime the Musical

@ TSU Performing Arts Center, Nashville

FREE After-School Explorers

@ Brentwood Library, Brentwood

FREE Kid’s Hour

@ Whole Foods, Franklin

Homeschool Creativity Class

@ McFadden Community Center, Murfreesboro

Tales and Trails

@ The Wilderness Station, Murfreesboro

FREE Sunshine Dance Class

@ The Washington Theatre at Patterson Park, Murfreesboro

FREE Carnival of the Animals

@ The Palace Theatre, Gallatin

Family Program: Ronnie Milsap’s Cool Costumes

@ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville

Daddy’s Lil’ Frozen Princess Ball

@ Longview Recreation Center, Spring Hill

FREE Children’s Theater Auditions

@ Freedom Middle School, Franklin

Valentine Tea

@ Cannonsburgh Village, Murfreesboro

Stay Calm for Your Kids!


If Mom and Dad are constantly “losing it” over this or that, they can expect their kids to be the same way at some point. Makes sense, right? Kids literally learn anger but the good news is, they learn calmness, too says Michelle Borba, early childhood expert and author. Try remaining calm when mishaps and… Read more »

The Trouble with ADHD


To medicate or not to medicate … is that the question? When it comes to a child with ADHD, finding the right “recipe” in order to help him is tricky.

Weekends & Homework … Yuck!


Homework, shmomework! But it’s gotta get done, right? What do you do when your kid has a lot of homework on the weekend like studying for a big math test on Monday or finally getting together that project for history class? Ann Dolin, author of Homework Made Simple: Tips, Tools and Solutions for Stress-Free Homework… Read more »

Identifying Giftedness


Most parents want to deem their child as gifted, but there’s a big difference between a high-achieving student and one who is intellectually gifted. Here’s how state of Tennessee public schools identify gifted children, and are the programs really enough to serve them?