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BeeHive

Knee-High Naturalist: Busy Bees

@ Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

See a bee hive in action while learning about the buzzing creatures and how they make honey. Ages 3 – 5 with a parent. 10 – 11:30 a.m.

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

Saturday, May 30

Franklin Recreation Complex, Franklin

Participate in a swim/bike/run race. Ages 8 – 12.

RSVP $$ Categories: Sports Ages: 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years

Williams-Sonoma at The Mall at Green Hills, Nashville

Create unique ice cream flavors using easy techniques and few ingredients. Ages 5 – 13.

RSVP Categories: Classes Ages: 4 - 5 Years, 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years

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DC Dance Factory, Franklin

Gray Studios from Los Angeles leads this acting workshop for kids. Ages 3 and older.

RSVP $$$ Categories: Classes Ages: 2 - 3 Years, 4 - 5 Years, 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years, Teens

Warner Parks Nature Center, Nashville

Learn how plants, animals and people need the sun to survive. All ages.

RSVP Categories: Nature Ages: All ages

Sunday, May 31

Beaman Park Nature Center, Ashland City

Embark on a guided paddling excursion down the Harpeth River. Ages 10 and older. Time TBA.

RSVP $$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor activities Ages: 9 - 12 Years, Teens

Monday, June 1

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Patterson Park Community Center, Murfreesboro

This parent-tot class is designed to get you moving while engaging gross motor skills. Ages 9 months – 2 years.

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Fitness Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 - 24 Months, 2 - 3 Years

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Patterson Park Community Center, Murfreesboro

Run, jump and play while learning balance, coordination, listening and taking turns. Ages 3 – 5.

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

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Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

See a bee hive in action while learning about the buzzing creatures and how they make honey. Ages 3 – 5 with a parent. 10 – 11:30 a.m.

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

A-Game Sportsplex, Franklin

Ice-skating lessons for ages 3 and older at A-Game in Franklin. Call to RSVP.

RSVP $$$ Categories: Classes Ages: 2 - 3 Years, 4 - 5 Years, 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years, Teens

Tuesday, June 2

Hillmont Camp, White Bluff

This bereavement camp includes arts and crafts, swimming, games, nature hikes, group grief sessions and more. Camp takes place June 2 – 4. Ages 6 – 14.

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

Dyer Observatory, Brentwood

Tour the facility and ask astronomers questions. All ages.

RSVP Categories: Science Ages: All ages

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Brentwood Library, Brentwood

Create an easy craft project. Ages 7 – 9.

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

Wednesday, June 3

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The Wilderness Station, Murfreesboro

Learn to love the wilderness! Kids ages 1 – 4 with a parent can discover the wonders of nature featuring a different animal every week.

RSVP $ Categories: Nature Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 - 24 Months, 2 - 3 Years, 4 - 5 Years

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Brentwood Library, Brentwood

Explore the world around us through stories, music and other activities. Ages 6 – 8.

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Storytimes Ages: 6 - 8 Years

Warner Park Nature Center, Nashville

Learn about the beetles, bugs and butterflies hat depend on milkweed. Ages 6 – 12.

RSVP Categories: Nature Ages: 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years

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The Wilderness Station, Murfreesboro

Ages 4 – 7 with a parent  can listen to a story followed by a hike on the trails.

RSVP $ Categories: Nature Ages: 4 - 5 Years, 6 - 8 Years

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Brentwood Library, Brentwood

Learn about story development with a local author. June 3 topic is “Heroes and Quests,” June 17 topic is “Treasure Maps.” Ages 6 – 12. 1 – 2 p.m. ages 6 – 8, 2:15 – 3:15 p.m. ages 9 – 12.

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

Warner Park Nature Center, Nashville

Learn how you can support monarch migration and take home milkweed to plant. Adults.

RSVP Categories: Nature Ages: Parents Only

Friday, June 5

Beaman Park Nature Center, Nashville

Explore areas off the beaten path with a naturalist during this strenuous hike. Ages 13 and older.

RSVP Categories: Nature, Outdoor activities Ages: Teens