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Books and Bubbles | The Big Payback

Presented by Turnip Green Creative Reuse and Urban Green Lab and Team Lightning at Turnip Green Creative Reuse, Nashville TN

May 03 2017
Books and Bubbles | The Big Payback

A Big Payback FUNdraising event with bubbly drinks, art making, live music, and Lightning 100 to help Turnip Green fund after-school art enrichment programs in underserved schools again next school year.

Turnip Green Creative Reuse invites you to join it at its space for a special Big Payback Event. It will raising money for its educational programming, making reuse art journals, having food, bubbly drinks and live music. Lightning 100 will be joining the fun at 6:00 p.m. 

Your dollars go a long way at TGCR, and it needs YOUR help meeting our goals so it can continue working with kids in our community.

Your donations will help:

  • Continue after-school art enrichment programs at the following schools where we serve 100 students weekly: Antioch Middle, Gra-Mar Middle, Buena Vista Elementary, and Valor Middle School Prep
  • Continue daily ISS alternative consequence program where community service and healing reuse art activities are offered to 100 students weekly in In-School-Suspension at Antioch Middle and Glencliff High School
  • Continue to serve the 8,000 students reached in the 16-17 school year, and expand into even more underserved schools in our community next school year.

How YOUR dollars make a difference:

  • $5 donation = provide a sustainable art workshop* for a local child in an undersrved school
  • $100 donation = provide a workshop for a classroom
  • $500 donation = provide workshops for an entire school!

All donations on May 3 will be matched up to $1,000!!

*Workshops include engaging art lessons, talanted teaching artists, reusable materials diverted from the landfill, and a safe and creative environment for students*

Grab a friend and come enjoy the retail space, green gallery, open studio, food, drinks, and live music all while helping support local students and teachers!


This is a free event and open to the public.

Contact: 615.720.7480

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Turnip Green Creative Reuse

407 Houston Street, Nashville, TN 37203
(Neighborhood: Wedgewood-Houston)

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