Age-By-Age: Teens

Events: Teens

Nashville’s Ink-N-Iron Festival

@ Municipal Auditorium, Nashville

Archery Homeschool Day

@ Music City Archery, Pegram

August: Osage County

@ Encore Theatre Company, Mount Juliet

Ghost the Musical

@ The Arts Center of Cannon County, Woodbury

Mama Won’t Fly

@ Towne Centre Theatre, Brentwood

The Best of Brunch

@ Curious Kitchen, Murfreesboro

Men’s Event: Are You Ready for a Second Chance?

@ Dalewood United Methodist Church, Nashville

Family Program: Making Records at Studio B

@ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville

TryBoro Kids Triathlon

@ Sports*Com, Murfreesboro

Family Program: Guitar 101 — Elvis Presley

@ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville

FREE Junior Chef Cooking Class: Pizza! Focaccia Style vs. Classic

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

Creative Writing Class: Painting with Words

@ Brentwood Library, Brentwood

Growing Up a Teenager

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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

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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

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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

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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 »