Age-By-Age: Teens

Events: Teens

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

@ Pearl-Cohn Auditorium, Nashville

Guys and Dolls

@ The Larry Keeton Theatre, Nashville

FREE Off-Trail Extended Hike

@ Beaman Park Nature Center, Nashville

Peach Blossom

@ Murfreesboro Little Theatre, Murfreesboro

Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead

@ Darkhorse Theater, Nashville


@ Street Theatre Company, Nashville

FREE Summer Nights

@ East Park, Nashville

A 19th Century Herbal

@ Travellers Rest, Nashville

FREE Bledsoe Creek State Park Fishing Rodeo

@ Bledsoe Creek State Park, Gallatin

FREE Junior Chef Class: I Love Zoku

@ Williams-Sonoma at the Mall at Green Hills, Nashville

Authors R My Idols

@ Millennium Maxwell House Hotel, Nashville

Summer Jam

@ Municipal Auditorium, Nashville

Growing Up a Teenager


Some children may glide through their preteen and teen years effortlessly. However, for most the transition from childhood to adulthood is like crossing a mountain range — filled with high peaks and low valleys. Regardless of the age of your child, how you relate to her now will affect the way she copes with the… Read more »

Home Alone When You’re A Kid


Today, out of 34 million children ages 6 to 13, three quarters have a working parent. As a result, nearly 10 million kids come home from school each day to an empty house. Is your child OK while he’s home alone?

As Your Teen Leaves for College


The first year at college can be a challenge for even the most studious teen – and parents! Whether going down the road or across the country, a little preparation will ease the way.

Hot Topics for Teens


light stuff, tough stuff and keeping-an-eye-on-it stuff as you go when you don’t know what to do: READ! Good books are helpful when the going gets tough with your teenager. “Like, Whatever” The Insider’s Guide to Raising Teens (Capital Books: $16.95) , edited by Rebecca Kahlenberg, is an excellent collection of expertly written essays on… Read more »