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Hands-On History: Archeology for Kids (Register)

@ Belle Meade Plantation, Nashville

Make crafts and learn about archeology and preserving artifacts while participating in a dig.

RSVP $$ Categories: Ages: 4 - 5 Years, 6 - 8 Years, 9 - 12 Years, Adults, Teens

Saturday, October 13

Happening thru:

Beaman Park Nature Center

Morning yoga at Paradise Ridge.

RSVP $ Categories: Ages: Adults

Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

Choose from challenging, moderate or family hikes (suitable for young children).

RSVP $ Categories: Ages: All ages

Shelby Bottoms Nature Center, Nashville

Embark on a nature scavenger hunt while exploring the transitioning habitat and experience native wildlife survival techniques.

RSVP Categories: Ages: All ages

Shelby Bottoms Nature Center, Nashville

This mat class focuses on lengthening stretching and strengthening the body.

RSVP Categories: Ages: Adults, Teens

Happening thru:

The Wilderness Station, Murfreesboro

Participate in an artist-led paint-along with nature-based subject matter.

RSVP $$ Categories: Art Ages: Adults, Teens

Franklin Recreation Complex

Costumed kids can trunk-or-treat from classic cars while interacting with characters, plus there’s an entertainment stage, inflatables and a craft tent.

RSVP $ Categories: Ages: All ages

Sunday, October 14

Franklin Recreation Complex

Learn to be the best babysitter, how to handle common problems, first-aid techniques and playtime ideas.

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

Monday, October 15

Happening thru:

Cheekwood

Draw, paint, sculpt and explore the gardens. Bring a non-refrigerated lunch and nut-free snacks.

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

Bowie Park, Fairview

This naturalist-led class immerses kids in the forest, using different exploration-based techniques to engage them with nature.

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

Tuesday, October 16

Bowie Nature Park, Fairview

Closely study the park’s ecology using scientific methods.

RSVP Categories: Ages: Teens

Outdoor Adventure Center, Smyrna

Do circuit workouts to get hearts pumping and bodies moving.

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

Wednesday, October 17

Shelby Bottoms Nature Center

Puppet characters cross the wilds and need kids’ help to adapt and survive.

RSVP Categories: Ages: All ages

Outdoor Adventure Center, Smyrna

Hands-on activities and fossil dig kits will be given out while supplies last.

RSVP $ Categories: Ages: All ages

Shelby Bottoms Nature Center, Nashville

Enjoy an outdoor movie with a nature or art theme. Call for movie title and age appropriateness.

RSVP Categories: Ages: All ages