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Must RSVP EventsThese events require advanced registration.

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 20

The Aquarium Restaurant at Opry Mills

Enjoy a variety of breakfast foods, watch the Mystic Mermaids perform in the 200,000 gallon tank, get pictures with the mermaids and receive a discount in the gift shop.

RSVP $$ Categories: Ages: All ages

Bells Bend Outdoor Center

Bring binoculars to search for winter sparrows and other birds.

RSVP Categories: Ages: All ages

Shelby Bottoms Nature Center, Nashville

A gathering for young bird enthusiasts includes projects, guest speakers and more.

RSVP Categories: Ages: 9 - 12 Years, Teens

Bells Bend Outdoor Center, Nashville

Learn how to find and follow animal tracks.

RSVP Categories: Ages: All ages

Shelby Bottoms Nature Center, Nashville

An overview of fly fishing equipment, techniques, fish, safety and outdoor ethics.

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

Triple Creek Park, Gallatin

A pet walk, pet vendors, live music, food trucks and more. Proceeds go to Bark Park improvements.

RSVP $$ Categories: Ages: All ages

Shelby Bottoms Nature Center, Nashville

Bring a pumpkin to carve (tools available) while musicians provide string music. Prize for best-carved pumpkin.

RSVP Categories: Ages: All ages

Gordon Jewish Community Center

Have fun in the indoor saltwater pool with swimming, races and cannonballs followed by a pizza party, snow cones and a movie.

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

Fontanel

Wear your favorite costume for a night of live music, an open bar, hors d’ouevres and aerial performances by Beyond Wings. Proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee.

RSVP $$ Categories: Ages: Adults

Sunday, October 21

Drakes Creek Park, Hendersonville

This event includes a 25-yard dash, mini hurdles and tennis ball throw.

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

Tuesday, October 23

Happening thru:

Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Nashville

Homeschool students can explore physics and the scientific method when science and music mix with time-tested classics like Rossini’s “Barber of Seville” and Copland’s “Fanfare for the Common Man.”

RSVP Categories: Music Ages: 9 - 12 Years

Wednesday, October 24

Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

Kids can build houses for “fairies” that live in the forest using natural materials.

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

Thursday, October 25

Beaman Park Nature Center

Learn how to identify tree species of late fall as they transition into bare silhouettes of winter.

RSVP Categories: Ages: Adults, Teens