Age-By-Age: Teens

Events: Teens

FREE Friday Night Christmas Movie

@ First Wesleyan Church, Nashville

FREE Sunshine Players Orientation

@ The Washington Theatre at Patterson Park, Murfreesboro

Archery Homeschool Day

@ Music City Archery, Pegram

FREE Munchkin Auditions

@ The Factory at Franklin, Franklin

FREE Docent Open House

@ Nashville Zoo, Nashville

Knitting 101

@ The Knaughty Knitter, Murfreesboro

FREE Silent Hike

@ The Wilderness Station, Murfreesboro

FREE Sunshine Dance Class

@ The Washington Theatre at Patterson Park, Murfreesboro

Ragtime the Musical

@ TSU Performing Arts Center, Nashville


@ Encore Theatre Company, Mount Juliet

FREE Author Reading

@ Green Hills Branch Library, Nashville

FREE Author Signing

@ Parnassus Books, 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 »