Things To Do

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Family Science Lab: Bone-A-Fied Facts

@ Adventure Science Center, Nashville

Explore the composition, function, shapes and different types of human bones using real specimens. Grades 3 – 8.

$ Categories: Science Ages: 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years

Best Bets This Week →

FREE Family Festival Day

@ Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville

Family Science Lab: Bone-A-Fied Facts

@ Adventure Science Center, Nashville

Arts Entertainment →

Ramsey Lewis

@ TPAC's Polk Theater, Nashville

The Offspring

@ War Memorial Auditorium, Nashville

Rock the House Music Jam

@ The Franklin Theatre, Franklin

Clowns and Others

@ The Martin Center for Nashville Ballet, Nashville

Planning Ahead →

Rock Hop

@ The Wilderness Station, Murfreesboro

Little Labs: Butterfly Effect

@ Adventure Science Center, Nashville

FREE Amphibian Night Songs: Citizen Scientists in Action

@ Warner Parks Nature Center, Nashville

FREE Walden’s Puddle Visit

@ Beaman Park Nature Center, Ashland City

Library Events →

Middle Tennessee Library Storytimes

Ongoing Activities →

Check out the ongoing events happening in Middle Tennessee every day!

The Dailies

Sunday, April 19

Happening thru:

Regal Green Hills, Nashville

Running April 16 – 25, catch more than 280 films, including features, shorts, documentaries and animated movies. Saturday, April 18 features three options for kids. All ages.

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Films Ages: All ages

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Chaffin's Barn Dinner Theater, Nashville

A musical about love, loss and laughter. Ages 12 and older.

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: 9 - 12 Years, Teens

Sam Davis Home, Smyrna

The Nashville Maroons challenge Phoenix of East Nashville during this 1860s-style baseball game. All ages.

Categories: Sports Ages: All ages

Mansker's Station, Goodlettsville

The Oak Hill Travellers challenge the Highland Rim Distillers. All ages.

Categories: Sports Ages: All ages

Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

Gather natural materials from the orchards and meadows (or purchase items with “fairy gold” at the Gnome Depot) and create a house for a fairy or elf. During your visit, enjoy the StoryWalk trail and read a story during a trek through the woods. All ages.

$ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Outdoor activities Ages: All ages

Gateway Island, Murfreesboro

Play bird-themed games, learn how to use binoculars to identify ducks and geese, take a look at what makes a bird unique and feed a duck. All ages.

Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature Ages: All ages

Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville

Enjoy a day of creativity, art making, live music and performances. All ages.

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville

Listen and play along as an art-related story comes to life, then visit the studios to make a related work of art. Ages 3 and older.

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: 2 - 3 Years, 4 - 5 Years, 6 - 8 Years

Nashville Children's Theatre, Nashville

This celebration of children and their grandparents includes a performance of Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat followed by a carnival with games, rides, food and more. All ages.

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: All ages

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Regal Green Hills, Nashville

In honor of its 50th anniversary, watch the classic movie musical on the big screen at two Nashville theaters. Regal Green Hills (3815 Green Hills Village Drive) and Regal Opry Mills (570 Opry Mills Drive). All ages.

$ Categories: Films Ages: All ages

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Nashville Children's Theatre, Nashville

This stage play based on the 56-year-old book features mime, dance and movement featuring the Cat, Dick and Sally, The Pink Fish, Thing One and Thing Two. All ages.

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: All ages

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The Larry Keeton Theatre, Nashville

This Stephen Schwartz musical is a series of parables based on the gospel of Matthew. Ages 8 and older.  

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years, Teens

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Hendersonville Performing Arts Center, Hendersonville

This sung-through musical based on Victor Hugo’s novel tells the story of a French peasant’s quest for redemption after serving 19 years in jail for having stolen a loaf of bread. Ages 12 and older.  

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: 9 - 12 Years, Teens

Murfreesboro Little Theatre, Murfreesboro

This play includes situation comedy, some sexual innuendo and slapstick among its characters who are constantly bickering to resolve confusion. Ages 12 and older.  

$ Categories: Theater Ages: 9 - 12 Years, Teens

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Center for the Arts, Murfreesboro

This musical centers around a con man who poses as a boys’ band organizer, selling band instruments and uniforms to naive townsfolk, promising to train the members of the new band with real intentions on skipping town. Ages 8 and older.  

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years, Teens

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First Tennessee Park, Nashville

Cheer for the Nashville Sounds when they challenge Colorado Springs. All ages.

$$ Categories: Sports Ages: All ages

Sam Davis Home, Smyrna

The Franklin Farriers challenge the Stewart’s Creek Scouts during this 1860s-style baseball game. All ages.

Categories: Sports Ages: All ages

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Lakewood Theatre Company, Nashville

This stage comedy tells the story of a socialite whose wedding plans are complicated by the simultaneous arrival of her ex-husband and an attractive journalist. Ages 10 and older.

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: 9 - 12 Years, Teens

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Springhouse Theatre Company, Smyrna

The stage adaptation based on Lois Lowery’s young adult novel follows a boy through the 12th and 13th years of his life in a utopian society and finds him questioning whether utopia is worth the cost. Ages 10 and older.  

$$ Categories: Theater Ages: 9 - 12 Years, Teens

Monday, April 20

Happening thru:

The Wilderness Station, Murfreesboro

Find your wild beat during this rhythm and music class. Ages 2 – 4.

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Music Ages: 2 - 3 Years, 4 - 5 Years