The Dailies

Thursday, April 24

Gymboree Play & Music, Nashville

Your child can unleash his creative talent by painting, sculpting, collaging and building. 9:45 – 10:45 a.m. for ages 24 – 36 months with a parent; 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. for ages 3 – 5 (drop-off class). Socks required.

RSVP Categories: Ages: 13 - 24 Months, 2 - 3 Years, 4 - 5 Years

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Goodlettsville Public Library, Goodlettsville

Get books, audio books, movies and music titles for $1 each (paperback fiction books are 50 cents). On Saturday at 1 p.m., the bag sale begins. For $4, fill ‘er up with all you can fit in the bag.

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Discovery Center at Murfree Spring, Murfreesboro

Make colorful spring branches. All ages.

$ Categories: Crafts Ages: All ages

Discovery Center at Murfree Spring, Murfreesboro

Head outside to embark on a nature walk. All ages.

$ Categories: Nature Ages: All ages

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Downtown Clarksville, TN, Clarksville

Celebrate Clarksville’s history and heritage through an international street festival with arts and crafts, live music, care shows, children’s activities and more. All ages.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Bridgestone Arena, Nashville

Adults can sample more than 200 high-end wines, beer and spirits along with food, a silent auction with more than 200 items and a photo op with Predators mascot Gnash. Proceeds benefit the Predators Foundation which supports several local charities.

$$ Categories: Fundraisers Ages: Parents Only

Loveless Barn, Nashville

This benefit for the Hope Clinic for Women features keynote speaker, Donal Miller, a New York Times best-selling author who teaches people to write life stories of clarity, purpose and hope.

$$$ Categories: Fundraisers Ages:

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Franklin Road Academy, Nashville

This musical focuses on the efforts of dictatorial director Julian Marsh to mount a successful musical extravaganza at the height of the Great Depression. Ages 8 and older.      

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

First United Methodist Church, Murfreesboro

The Murfreesboro Symphony Orchestra the “Elgar Cello Concerto.” All ages.

$$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

Friday, April 25

Deer Run Camps & Retreats, Thompson's Station

Enjoy a day of extreme games, the climbing tower, Leap of Faith, nature crafts, science scavenger hunts, creek splashin’, archery, fishing and more. All ages.

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

Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Nashville

Enjoy free pastries and coffee before the concert featuring the Nashville Symphony performing two Mozart works. All ages.

$$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

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James E. Ward Ag Center, Lebanon

All ages can enjoy a professional rodeo event benefiting local charities.

$$ Categories: Fundraisers, Sports Ages: All ages

Discovery Center at Murfree Spring, Murfreesboro

Guest performers will explore percussion instruments with kids. All ages.

$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

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Brentwood Library, Brentwood

Learn to play or learn a few advance strategies.

Categories: Library Events Ages: 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years, Teens

Nashville Zoo, Nashville

Enjoy games, inflatables, music and a screening of Horton Hears a Who on a large inflatable screen. All ages.

$ Categories: Films Ages: All ages

Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Nashville

This fundraiser for Autism Speaks includes cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and live entertainment. Adults only.

$$ Categories: Fundraisers Ages: Parents Only

BounceU, Nashville

Ages 3 – 12 can play on inflatables while Mom and Dad enjoy a night out to themselves.

RSVP $$ Categories: Parents' Night Out Ages: 2 - 3 Years, 4 - 5 Years, 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years

BounceU, Nashville

All ages can bounce on inflatables with cosmic glow-in-the-dark lighting.

$ Categories: Ages: All ages

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Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Nashville

Guest pianist Benedetto Lupo joins the Nashville Symphony for an evening of music. All ages.

$$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

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Street Theatre Company, Nashville

This musical is based on the short story, “The Ugliest Pilgrim,” and follows a young, disfigured woman who embarks on a journey from her North Carolina farm to Oklahoma in order to be healed. Ages 12 and older.

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