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Jack Isenhour's "Dog Days of Summer" Silent Art Auction

FREE
Thursday, August 17 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Enjoy a festive evening of drinks, small bites, and take part in our silent auction with artwork from Jack Isenhour. All proceeds from art sales benefit The Conservancy
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, August 12 from 11:00 - 11: 45 am
Come hear the Greek myth of a sun eating dragon that causes the solar eclipse, then make a paper bag dragon puppet!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, August 5 from 11:00 - 11:45 am
Come hear the Greek myth of the sun god as we celebrate the upcoming solar eclipse... then make a shadow puppet of yourself!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, July 29, from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Come participate in a group exploration of Greek theater as we read and act out a favorite children's book. Then, we will make Greek theater masks!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, July 22 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
What was it like to take a train ride in 1897? Come hear how chuga-chuga, choo choo, the trains brought families to the Centennial Exposition in 1897... "A Day at the Fair"... then make a pretend ticket like they would have had for the train!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, July 15 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Musicians from Intersection, Nashville's contemporary classical music ensemble, will interact with kids and explore how new music can expand our minds and ears. Then make a craft inspired by the music!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, July 8 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Come hear a tale of the sights, sounds, smells, treasures, and tastes at the Centennial Exposition in 1897... "A Day at the Fair"... then make a replica of an original souvenir!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, July 1 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Come celebrate the birth of America and hear how each year the ancient Greeks celebrated the mythical birthday of Athena. Then, decorate your own plaster cupcake sculptures!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, June 24 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Come hear about Tall Tales of the South along with the Gone South photography exhibit. Then we will make a tall tale self-portrait!
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Saturday, June 24 from 12:00 to 6:00 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring The Weeks, DeRobert & the Half Truths, Divinity Roxx, Centennial Jam Bands, and more!
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Friday, June 23 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring Kris Allen, Jason Eskridge, Parker McKay, Laney Jones, Future Stuff, and more!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, June 17 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Musicians from Intersection, Nashville's contemporary classical music ensemble, will interact with kids and explore how new music can expand our minds and ears. Then make a craft inspired by the music!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, June 10 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Come celebrate Father's Day with the story of Zeus, the father of the Greek mythology gods, and then create a Father's Day gift!
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Saturday, June 10 from 12:00 to 6:00 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring Charles "Wigg" Walker, Paul McDonald, Airpark, Molly Parden, and more!
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Friday, June 9 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring Jim Lauderdale, Cale Tyson, Liz Cooper & The Stampede, Emily Earle, Roger Jaegar, and more!
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Thursday, June 8 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring The Nashville Symphony and Brooke Waggoner.
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, June 3 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
What's your muse? We will hear the Greek Mythology tale of the source of inspiration, the Muses. Then, we will create our own "muse game".
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Saturday, June 3 from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring Carl Broemel of My Morning Jacket, Brian Owens & The Deacons of Soul, Devon Gilfillian, Michael McQuaid, and more!
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Friday, June 2 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring The Cactus Blossoms, Gabe Dixon, The Saint Johns, Colm Kirwan, Quinn Deveaux, and more!
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Saturday, May 27 from 12:00 pm to 6 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring Rayland Baxter, *repeat repeat, Skyway Man, Caleb Groh, and more!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

Free
Saturday, May 27 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Come celebrate Memorial Day weekend with the Greek mythology story of the mythical Titan that represents memory; create a scrapbook for you to keep over summer.
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Friday, May 26 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring Langhorne Slim, Eef Barzelay of Clem Snide, Nicole Atkins, Morgan Bosman, Glen Martin, & more!
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Saturday, May 20 from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring Margaret Glaspy, Humming House, Emily West, Viva Mexico, and more!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, May 20 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Come join us as musicians from Intersection, Nashville's contemporary classical music ensemble show us how new music can expand our minds and ears; make your own craft inspired by the music.
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Friday, May 19 from 5:00 pm to 9 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring Leyla McCalla, Nora Jane Struthers, Maybe April, Prateek Kuhad, Bullfrog Revue
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, May 13 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Come join us as we hear the Greek mythology story of Athena's mother; make a Mother's Day gift: a foil pendant necklace inspired by the "metalsmithing" that Metis did to make Athena's helmet.
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Musicians Corner

FREE
Friday May 12 from 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for Free music in Centennial Park featuring KS Rhoads & Jill Andrews, Amy Stroup, K Phillips, The Ukedelics, Whisky Wolves of the West & more!
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, May 6 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Come join us as we hear the Greek mythology story of how Athena is the goddess of crafts; Children will create their own yarn-wrapped piece of pottery.
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, April 29 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Come hear the traditional Mexican tale of The Smiling Rabbit; Children will create their own clay rabbit inspired by the pre-Columbian art exhibit on display at the Parthenon.
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Kidsville at the Parthenon

FREE
Saturday, April 22 from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Come celebrate Earth Day with the story of how the Parthenons of both Athens and Nashville have been used for more than just one purpose through the years; children can transform a box into your own special building.
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