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    Sycamore Falls Hike

    Presented by South Cumberland State Park at South Cumberland State Park, Monteagle

    October 24, 2014

    Meet up with Ranger Katie at the Grundy Forest Parking Lot for a moderate 3 mile hike to Sycamore Falls to view the beautiful flora and fauna of the region. Wear sturdy shoes and bring plenty of water for this hike.

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    Into to Astronomy

    Presented by South Cumberland State Park at South Cumberland State Park, Monteagle

    October 25, 2014

    Join Ranger Katie at the Visitor's Center Pavilion for an introduction to astronomy and a chance to look through a telescope into the night sky. Please dress for the weather and bring plenty...more

    Cloth Diaper Warehouse Sale

    Presented by Smile, Mommy! Diaper Service

    October 25, 2014

    Smile, Mommy! is a cloth diaper service that picks up, launders and delivers cloth diapers to your home.

    They will be holding a large one-time warehouse sale to move extra used...more

    Cheekwood Harvest | Family Studio Drop-In ‘ART’ivities

    Presented by Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art, Nashville

    September 27 - October 26, 2014

    Join us in the studios every weekend for interactive art and nature-themed activities. Visitors of all ages are invited to create an art project all their own!

     


    Cheekwood Harvest | Live Music: Bluegrass in the Herb Garden

    Presented by Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art, Nashville

    September 27 - October 26, 2014

    Tap your feet and clap your hands as some of Nashville’s finest musicians bring bluegrass sounds to the garden. Presented in partnership with Bluegrass Nation.


    Cheekwood Harvest | Garden Tales Storytime

    Presented by Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art, Nashville

    September 27 - October 26, 2014

    Join us in the Sigourney Cheek Literary Garden to watch and listen as your favorite nature-themed books come to life through song, dance and interactive reading.


    Cheekwood Harvest | Guided Garden & Museum Tours

    Presented by Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art, Nashville

    September 27 - October 26, 2014

    Garden, Collection & Exhibition, and House & History guided tours.
    11:30 – Garden Tour
    12:30 – House & History Tour
    1:30 – Exhibition Tour


    Gardening for Wildlife Series: Growing in the Fall

    Presented by Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

    October 26, 2014

     Many of us of think that the turning of the leaves and the browning of the garden means that the earth is getting ready to shut down for the winter. But for the native garden, fall is just...more

    Hike to Laurel Gorge

    Presented by South Cumberland State Park at South Cumberland State Park, Monteagle

    October 26, 2014

    Join Ranger Katie at the Foster Falls Parking Lot for a moderate 5 mile hike to Laurel Gorge and Back. This hike will take you past majestic waterfalls and wonderful overlooks! Please wear sturdy...more

    Stone Door Fall Foliage Hike

    Presented by South Cumberland State Park at South Cumberland State Park, Monteagle

    October 27, 2014

    Meet up with Ranger Katie at the Stone Door Parking Lot for a short, 2 mile hike to the Stone Door and back to view the fall color changes! Please wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather....more

    East Nashville Farmers Market

    Presented by East Nashville Farmers Market at East Nashville Farmers Market at Shelby Park, Nashville

    May 14 - October 29, 2014

    Join the East Nashville Farmers Market is at our new location inside of Shelby Park near the playground on Davidson Road.  We are open every Wednesday from...more

    Shelby At Dusk by Jake Wells

    Presented by Shelby Bottoms Nature Center at Shelby Bottoms Nature Center, Nashville

    August 2 - October 31, 2014

    Jake Wells is a board member and workshop instructor of Turnip Green Creative Reuse Center and adjunct art faculty at both Volunteer and Nashville State Community Colleges since...more

    Raven Point Loop Hike

    Presented by South Cumberland State Park at South Cumberland State Park, Monteagle

    October 31, 2014

    With its fall splendor in full view, this is a great time to visit the Famous Raven Point overlook! This difficult 9-mile day hike is ruggedly beautiful and is a great representation of hiking on...more

    Hip Donelson Farmers Market presents Jake Hill

    Presented by Hip Donelson Farmers Market at Hip Donelson Farmers Market, Nashville

    October 31, 2014

    Hip Donelson Farmers Market proudly concludes its 2014 Market Concert Series with Jake Hill, affectionately known as One Take Jake. Composer, studio engineer, vocalist and world class keyboard...more

    Fall Photo Walk

    Presented by Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

    November 1, 2014

    Photographers, both amateur and experts alike, come hike the trails of Owl’s Hill and share in the photographing experience with fellow lensmen. We will be sharing tips and techniques from...more

    DH DASH 5K-10K

    Presented by Donelson Hermitage Chamber of Commerce at McGavock Comprehensive High School, Nashville

    November 1, 2014

    Race route is beautiful Stones River Greenway in Two Rivers Park.   Start and finish line is McGavock High School - football field.   3150 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37214....more

    El Dia de los Muertos

    Presented by Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art, Nashville

    November 1, 2014

    The festivals of Mexico and Latin America are world renowned for their colorful decorations, energetic music, and cultural significance. Los Dias de los Muertos, the Days of the Dead, are no...more

    Zzzoofari Slumber

    Presented by Nashville Zoo at Grassmere at Nashville Zoo at Grassmere, Nashville

    November 1 - November 2, 2014

    Join us for a unique camping experience as you sleep under the stars just a short distance away from the snoozing animals. Zzzoofari Slumber is an overnight camp session for families and escorted...more

    Cloth Diapering 101

    Presented by Smile, Mommy! Diaper Service at Nashville Public Library - East Branch, Nashville

    November 4, 2014

    Cloth Diapering 101 Workshop at East Branch of Nashville Public Library: November 4, 6pm

    Did you know it takes an estimated 250-500 years for a disposable diaper to decompose?...more

    Knee High Naturalist: Leaves, Leaves Everywhere!

    Presented by Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

    November 3 - November 4, 2014

    Why do trees have leaves? Why do leaves fall from trees? Why do leaves all look different? Come out to this month’s Knee-High Naturalist to learn all about leaves. We will be going on a leaf...more

    Mayor's Challenge 5K Walk/Run

    Presented by Mayor's Office, Metropolitan Government of Nashville at Public Square Park - Nashville, Nashville

    November 9, 2014

    Join Mayor Karl Dean for the 4th annual Mayor's Challenge 5K, a free 3.1 mile walk/run in Downtown Nashville on Sunday, November 9th! All activities begin at Public Square Park outside the...more

    Tuesday Autumn Foliage Hikes

    Presented by Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

    October 21 - November 11, 2014

    Fall is upon us! This series of guided walks is just for adults and allows one to follow the progression of fall at Owl’s Hill. Walks begin promptly at 1:00pm. Cameras and binoculars...more

    Owl Celebration Day

    Presented by Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

    November 16, 2014

    A celebration of all things owl at the Owl's Hill Sanctuary! Meet our non-releasable education owls and enjoy entertaining and informative talks on each species. Hike through owl territory,...more

    Leonid Meteor Shower

    Presented by Team Green Adventures

    November 17, 2014

    The Leonids is typically one of the better meteor showers to observe, producing an average of 40 meteors per hour at their peak. One of the best viewing locations around Nashville for a show like...more

    Visit Treetop Adventure Park

    Presented by Nashville Shores at Nashville Shores, Hermitage

    August 23 - November 30, 2014

    The Treetop Adventure Park is an aerial adventure course set in the beautiful woods of Nashville Shores Lakeside Resort featuring 100 exciting and challenging obstacles including suspended...more

    Geminid Meteor Shower

    Presented by Team Green Adventures

    December 13, 2014

    Considered by many to be the best meteor shower in the heavens, the Geminids are known for producing up to 60 multicolored meteors per hour at their peak. One of the best viewing locations around...more

    2015 Nashville Lawn & Garden Show

    Presented by Horticultural Association of Tennessee at Tennessee State Fairgrounds & Nashville Expo Center, Nashville

    March 5 - March 8, 2015

    The Nashville Lawn & Garden Show will mark its 26th Anniversary on Thursday, March 5, through Sunday, March 8, 2015.  The theme for this year’s show is...more

    Orchids in Rhythm Show ( Capital Orchid MAOC)

    Presented by Orchid Society of Middle TN at Franklin Marriott Cool Springs, Franklin

    March 20 - March 22, 2015

    This is a regional show call Mid America Orchid Congress. It will have about 12 vendors selling plants and supplies. There will also be displays of thousands of Orchids. If you want to attend the...more

    The Trails at Fontanel

    Presented by The Fontanel Mansion & Farm at The Fontanel Mansion & Farm, Whites Creek

    June 7, 2010 - Ongoing

    The Trails at Fontanel are a treasured escape for hikers, mountain bikers and nature lovers. See the map online for detailed...more

    "Rocky Topper" Daytime Spelunking Adventure

    Presented by Cumberland Caverns at Cumberland Caverns, McMinnville

    April 18, 2012 - Ongoing

    This adventure trip through Rocky Top’s rocky bottom will give the first-time spelunker a taste of the untamed-underground...more

    "Higgenbotham's Revenge" Daytime Spelunking Adventure

    Presented by Cumberland Caverns at Cumberland Caverns, McMinnville

    April 18, 2012 - Ongoing

    Aaron Higgenbotham never forgot his time spent in Cumberland Caverns. Neither will you! Follow the steps of the...more

    "What Waits Below" Overnight Spelunking Adventure

    Presented by Cumberland Caverns at Cumberland Caverns, McMinnville

    April 18, 2012 - Ongoing

    The ultimate Spelunk-Tacular Adventure. If you want an adventure trip your group will talk about for years to come,...more

    All Around the Mountain - Overnight Spelunking Adventure

    Presented by Cumberland Caverns at Cumberland Caverns, McMinnville

    April 18, 2012 - Ongoing

    If you wanted more caving, this is the trip for you. This trip combines "...more

    "Parts Unknown" Daytime Spelunking Adventure

    Presented by Cumberland Caverns at Cumberland Caverns, McMinnville

    April 18, 2012 - Ongoing

    A stroll through the darkness of the Ten Acre Room leads you to the beginning of this caving adventure. You will begin your...more

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