Next Chapter Society - Baseball, Beer & Books!
Jun
29
7:05 pm19:05

Next Chapter Society - Baseball, Beer & Books!

  • First Tennessee Park

Who doesn't love books and baseball?

See the Nashville Sounds take on the Round Rock Express on for Throwback Thursday on June 29th with Next Chapter Society! This is a great opportunity to get to know other civic-minded young professionals, support the library and enjoy some beer and baseball.

Go retro as the Sounds wear their 1978 throwback uniforms to commemorate the team's original uniform style. Fans can purchase Coca-Cola fountain soda and Budweiser products at a discounted rate.

Tickets are $12 in section 122 (rows G-M) and the proceeds will benefit Nashville Public Library Foundation.

All are encouraged to attend – no membership or special invitation required. Bring your friends! Tickets are available through Eventbrite.

Next Chapter Society is a group of young professionals committed to serving and supporting the Nashville Public Library Foundation in its mission to sustain and enhance the programs, facilities and collections of the Nashville Public Library.

For additional information about the event or Next Chapter Society Young Professionals membership, please contact nextchapternashville@gmail.com.

Science Enthusiasts - Way Late Play Date
Jul
27
6:30 pm18:30

Science Enthusiasts - Way Late Play Date

  • Adventure Science Center

Flashback to a time when big hair and fanny packs reigned supreme, when Bon Jovi, Tears for Fears and Run-D.M.C. were just getting their start, when the internet was starting to take shape and cell phones were as big as your head... we're going back in time for a night of 80s-inspired science and pop culture! Get ready for a 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' as we help you prepare for August's #MusicCityEclipse, while you enjoy some after-hours, adults-only fun in the Science Center.

Tickets are $35 for not-yet-members and $25 for members and include admission to all exhibits and activities, three beverage tickets (beer, wine and soft drinks), a planetarium show and a souvenir cup.

DETAILS: adventuresci.org/waylate

Activities (included with admission):
> Educational activities (6:30 – 9:15 p.m.): TBA
> Live Science demonstrations
> Planetarium shows
> Costume contest with Hypericon
> Special activities with our Community Partners!

Extra Charge:
> Food trucks onsite: TBA

Way Late Play Dates typically sell out before the event, so don’t procrastinate. Get your tickets today!

Must be 21 or older to attend. Valid photo ID required at the door. Please purchase tickets in advance. Tickets are non-refundable. All proceeds support Adventure Science Center’s interactive exhibits and hands-on science experiences.

Event Sponsor: KRAVE JERKY
Printing Sponsor: Minuteman Press - Nashville
Brewery Partners: Jackalope Brewing CompanyMayday Brewery & New Heights Brewing Company
Entertainment Partner: Hypericon 12


NextUP - Martha O'Bryan - Foodbank Throwdown 2017
Jun
15
6:30 pm18:30

NextUP - Martha O'Bryan - Foodbank Throwdown 2017

  • NextUP - Martha O'Bryan Center Future Leaders

WHERE: Martha O'Bryan Center - 711 S 7th St, Nashville, TN 37206

Presented by NextUP Martha O'Bryan, Foodbank Throwdown 2017 is a Nashville food competition with a little twist. Our special ingredient? Items typically donated to local food banks. NextUP challenges eight local chefs to showcase how an amazing home-cooked meal can be made, even with the simplest of ingredients. Join Foodbank Throwdown in its third year and support an organization giving back to the community for over 100 years. 

Judged by four, food-industry writers (to be announced soon!), Chefs will not only have to impress the NextUP audience, they also must dazzle expert judges, who are no stranger to enjoying (and writing about) good meals in Nashville. 

Your Ticket Includes:
+ Sample plates from eight chefs involved in the Throwdown; Chef Introductions on Tuesday, April 25!
+ Adult refreshments from our beer sponsor, Jackalope Brewing Company 
+ Recipes for all the dishes sampled during the competition
+ A chance to vote for your favorite recipe
+ Ability to talk with Nashville’s hottest chefs and food writers
Support for local food banks AND proceeds raised will benefit College Bound Bash, a program designed to provide college necessities (book bags, pens, highlighters, notepads and dorm supplies) to high school seniors participating in Martha O'Bryan's Top Floor and College Zone programs. These supplies with the support of NextUP mentors allow students to focus on their path of higher education, not the seemingly immense financial obstacles they encounter along the way.

Tuesday, March 28 - Get Involved Today at our LOWEST Friends and Family ticket price of $39 (limited # of tickets available at this price)

Tuesday, April 25 - Announcing Chef Involvement, Judge Involvement + Ticket Prices go up to $49

Tuesday, May 16 - Regular ticket prices go on sale for $59

Thursday, June 15 - Door Prices (if available) $69

Stay tuned for announcements on sponsors who help make this event happen, who is involved, secret ingredient information as well as other fun information at our Facebook Event page here.

Chauhan Ale and Masala House | 2016 Foodbank Throwdown Champion

The Farmhouse | 2015 Foodbank Throwdown Champion

YWCA Junior Board - Strike Out Violence
Jun
5
6:00 pm18:00

YWCA Junior Board - Strike Out Violence

  • Kings Bowl Cool Springs

STRIKE OUT VIOLENCE is an inaugural bowling fundraiser that allows the YWCA to continue empowering domestic violence survivors to take control of their lives, offering safety and resources to ensure self-sufficiency. The event is hosted by the YWCA’s Junior Board Committee and tailored to young professionals in Nashville and surrounding counties.

No time to practice between now and June? Not to worry – we will have celebrity bowlers, including former Vanderbilt women’s bowling team players, on site to help you increase your score!

Click HERE for more information and to register.

Jun
1
6:00 pm18:00

Young Professionals in Transportation - 2nd Annual Summer Social

  • Little Harpeth Brewing

Join us for the 2nd annual Summer Social! Co-hosted by USGBC, ASCE, AIA, YPT, TNSEA-YM, TNASLA, IIDA, and NCDC Young Urbanists.

It will be a night of fun, networking, cornhole, & more!!!

JUST ANNOUNCEDSpecial thanks to our Event Sponsors:
Tennessee Concrete Association, Intertek-PSI, Lose and Associates, Bridgestone, SESCO Lighting, Kompan, Guardian Glass, and Interface
Cornhole Tournament prizes include: Gift cards to REI and Butchertown Hall, Bluetooth speakers, and Yeti Tumblers
Door prizes include: a gift card to Southwest airlines, Top Golf, M Street Restaurants, and more! 
Must be present to win!

Little Harpeth Brewery to donate a dollar from every beer sale to Rebuilding Together!

Where: Little Harpeth Brewing, 30 Oldham street
When: Thursday, June 1, 2017 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Cost: Entry to event is free but please RSVP so we can have a headcount for the venue!
Cornhole Tournament: Each person on the 2 person team will need to register,and pay a $5 entry fee to hold your place. **Please note - the cornhole tournament is limited to the first 24 teams!

Proceeds from this event will be donated to Rebuilding Together Nashville!

Cornhole Tournament Rules:

  • Each player will register online before May 26, or until we’ve reached our maximum of 24 teams. Players will identify their partner in advance. And the teams will come ready with a creative team to identify themselves on the day of the tournament.
  • Teams will consist of 2 people, facing opposite sides
  • Single elimination
  • Rounds consist of 2 players tossing once; bags are tossed from one side to other until all 8 are on opposite board
  • Scores are tallied after each round; 3 points for bags going into the hole, 1 point for each bag remaining on board, bags must remain on boards to count
  • Cancellation scoring will be used
  • Bags must not hit other objects or ground before landing on board; bags will be removed and score not counted
  • Game is over once one team reaches or exceeds 21 points or a time limit of 20 minutes is reached; must win by 2 or more points
  • Games are self-governed and teams must agree on scores before tossing next round
  • Tie-breaks consist of single rounds until a team emerges with higher score; play will continue until a winner is determined or judge decision after continuous tie-breaks.
  • For any questions or clarifications during the game, judges will be on hand to make final decisions!
YP Nashville Leadership Series - Conflict Management
Jun
1
8:00 am08:00

YP Nashville Leadership Series - Conflict Management

  • Lipscomb University, Swang 234

As part of an ongoing effort to cultivate our city's young professionals, YP Nashville launched a new leadership series aimed at connecting, engaging and empowering you - our future leaders - to actively shape the future of this region. Our goal is to build the next generation of community leaders and enhance regional prosperity by giving you the tools and resources to expand your career and continually build upon your leadership skills. 

We invite you to join us for the next session of YP Nashville's Leadership Series as we welcome our keynote speaker, Steve Joiner, Dean of the College of Leadership and Public Service and Managing Director of the Institute for Conflict Management at Lipscomb University. 

This half-day session is centered around the topic of "Conflict Management." 

Registration is $45 and includes keynote presentation, breakfast and beverages.

Date: 6/1/2017
Time: 8:00 AM TO 11:00 AM

Lipscomb University 
Swang 234
One University Park Drive
Nashville, TN 37204

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

Conexión Next Mixer
May
25
5:30 pm17:30

Conexión Next Mixer

  • Conexion Next

WHEN: May 25th 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
WHERE: Conexión Next - 2195 Nolensville Pike Nashville, TN 37211

Conexión Next is Nashville's newest emerging leader network that dedicates its work to promote the vision and mission of Conexión Américas, a non-profit that is building a welcoming community and creating opportunities where Latino families can belong, contribute and succeed.

Guests will be provided with three drink tickets and appetizers.

Through private partnerships, Conexión Next will provide a platform for next generation Nashvillians to contribute to the development of our welcoming community.

We are developing the future leaders of Nashville that will champion inclusivity, diversity and maintain a welcoming community for all.

Members will also get to meet some of Nashville's most recognizable leaders and mingle with like-minded professionals and aspiring leaders.

Our speaker is to be confirmed closer to the date.

You must be between the ages of 18 and 35 years of age to attend.

SOLID - 2nd Annual Zoo Day
May
21
5:00 pm17:00

SOLID - 2nd Annual Zoo Day

  • Nashville Zoo

SOLID is proud to present the 2nd Annual Zoo Day. This is a networking event tailored for Music industry professionals who are parents and all are welcome to attend. It’s an opportunity to spend time with our families and network with friends in the industry.

Special thank you to our sponsor Children’s and Adolescent Dentistry of Franklin!

Special Guest: Notes for Notes: A Non-profit organization that designs, equips, and staffs after-school recording studios inside Boys & Girls Clubs offering youth the opportunity to explore, create, and record music for FREE. Donations are welcome!

Timeline of festivities: Sunday, May 21st 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM: Arrivals / Event Begins

6:00 PM - 6:30 PM: Carousel Open for Unlimited rides

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Soaring Eagle Zip Line Open for Unlimited rides

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Jungle Gym open!!
Cost: $20 per Family (covers food, jungle gym area, carousel, zip line and one special family photo). 

*****SPECIAL NOTE: Anyone who has a zoo membership and is interested in arriving extra early, a group will meet promptly at 3:00 PM at Critter Encounters in the Blue Jungle Loop area of the zoo. 

*3:00 PM – 5:30 PM: Zoo Members Early Hang in the Blue Jungle Loop Area

Click HERE for more information.

Catholic Charities of YN/Young Professionals - Corsair Brewstillery Tour & YPS Social Hour
May
20
5:00 pm17:00

Catholic Charities of YN/Young Professionals - Corsair Brewstillery Tour & YPS Social Hour

  • Corsair Brewstillery

Corsair Brewstillery Tour & YPS Social Hour Saturday, May 20, 5:00-7:00pm, come experience artisan craftsmanship of the Corsair spirits at their microbrewstillery. Balancing brewing beer and malt whiskey, this tour takes attendees (age 21+) through the story of brewing, tours the complex machinery, and discusses pairings, and offers samples. Enjoy the tour, networking and fellowship. Corsair Brewstillery is located at 1200 Clinton St #110, Nashville, TN 37203. Just $10 ($8.58 + fee)! RSVP is required as there is a 20 person limit. Photo ID required for entrance. Registration required as space is limited.

Click HERE for more information.

Phoenix Club of Nashville - Boil for a Good Claws
May
20
12:00 pm12:00

Phoenix Club of Nashville - Boil for a Good Claws

  • Phoenix Club of Nashville

WHEN: May 20th 12 PM - 5 PM
WHERE: 100 Taylor St Nashville, TN 37208

It’s crawfish time! The Phoenix Club of Nashville is proud to present the Inaugural Phoenix Club Crawfish Boil! Join us for an afternoon full of music, crawfish, and outdoor games! Fun for the whole family!

Proceeds go towards supporting at-risk youth and eliminating childhood hunger across Middle TN. 

Nashville Sports Leagues - Nashville Field Day
May
20
11:00 am11:00

Nashville Sports Leagues - Nashville Field Day

  • Elmington Park

Take a break from being an adult and throw it back to grade school with Nashville’s 2nd Annual Field Day. We’re bringing you your favorite classic games, plus some not so traditional adult versions to Elmington Park. 

Teams of 7 or more will earn points in each Field Day event to add up to your total for the day. Think your crew has what it takes to take home the 2017 Nashville Field Day Title? Prove it.

Every field day participant receives drinks, an excellent Nashville Field Day t-shirt and the opportunity to prove that you and your friends are the varsity squad. Food trucks will be on site so bring your lawn chairs and settle in for the day.

Click HERE for more information.

May
16
7:30 am07:30

NAWBMA - Focus is the New Productivity Event

Member Price: $25.00
Non Member Price: $35.00
Guest Price: $0.00

LocationWild Eggs, 333 Union Street, Nashville, TN 37201 (corner of 4th & Union)

Nashville’s chapter of NAWMBA will be hosting an exciting breakfast event on Tuesday, May 16th at Wild Eggs, Downtown Nashville.

Our Speaker, Mridu Parikh, Productivity & Organization Coach at Life is Organized, was named one of Nashville’s Emerging Business Leaders of 2015 and a Top 20 Home Office Organizing Expert of 2013. Mridu helps hundreds of professionals increase their productivity through her in-person coaching and library of over 250 videos on her Roku channel. 

(Parking will be in the garage on the corner of James Robertson and 3rd)  

Parking is included at this location in the cost of your registration (approx. 3 blocks away)

Click HERE for more information.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee - TDOC Prison 5K Fun Run/Walk
May
13
8:30 am08:30

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee - TDOC Prison 5K Fun Run/Walk

  • Tennessee State Prison

WHERE: Tennessee State Prison - 6404 Centennial Blvd, Nashville, TN 37209
TIME: 8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
WHEN: Saturday, May 13th

The once-a-year opportunity to get up close and personal with the Historic TN State Prison (100 Bomar Blvd., Nashville 37209).

TDOC 5K Fun Run/1.5 Mile Walk

Join us this year for the fourth annual Prison Run that features a 5K Run Fun, a 1.5 Mile Walk, and new this year a narrated walking tour of the grounds following the race.

Advance registration is only $25, and available at www.mentorakid.kintera.org/tdoc2017

Pre-race packet pick up offered: Friday, May 12: 5-7 pm
Day of registration/pick up: 7-8:15 am
Program/Fitness Demo: 8:15 am
Race start: 8:30 am
Walking History Tour of Grounds: 10 am
(The walking history tour is only one lap of grounds, narrated by guards, approximately one half mile)

All proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle TN

Iroquois Steeplechase - 76th Iroquois Steeplechase - Race Day
May
13
8:00 am08:00

Iroquois Steeplechase - 76th Iroquois Steeplechase - Race Day

  • Percy Warner Park

Saturday, May 13, 2017 @ Percy Warner Park

This iconic sporting event has been Nashville’s Rite of Spring since 1941, attracting more than 25,000 spectators to watch the best horses and riders in the world race over hurdles on a three-mile turf track. Held the second Saturday of each May at Percy Warner Park, the Iroquois Steeplechase is Music City’s annual celebration of time-honored traditions, Tennessee hospitality and Southern fashions.

Those who attend enjoy areas for families, well-appointed tents and individually organized tailgates where the emphasis is on race day pickings, larger-than-life hats, specialty drinks by Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey and crowd-pleasing recipes. More importantly, guests support a cause at the heart of the event: Since being designated as the official charity in 1981, Iroquois Steeplechase has raised more than $10 million in support of Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. For more information, go to www.iroquoissteeplechase.org.

Iroquois Steeplechase - Steeplechase Pre-Race Party
May
12
6:30 pm18:30

Iroquois Steeplechase - Steeplechase Pre-Race Party

  • Iroquois Steeplechase

WHERE: Iroquois Steeplechase - 203 3rd Ave N, Franklin TN 37064

We're kicking off the Iroquois Steeplechase weekend with a sunset soirée on the grounds! Hosted by the Iroquois Alliance, the pre-race party will be held in a tent in the middle of the infield from 6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. and attended by owners, trainers, riders, and Steeplechase patrons of all ages. Tickets are $75 each and include food catered by Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q, an open bar, and entertainment.

We'll also auction off this year's painting by our Featured Artist, plus other fabulous items donated by local merchants and sponsors, with proceeds benefiting the Iroquois Steeplechase and our various causes.

BUY TICKETS HERE: http://bit.ly/2mVTZVt

For more information, visit www.iroquoissteeplechase.org/events

 

Young Nonprofit Professionals - Bridge to Excellence Leadership Breakfast
May
12
8:30 am08:30

Young Nonprofit Professionals - Bridge to Excellence Leadership Breakfast

  • Lipscomb University, Ezell Center

Location: Ezell Center, Lipscomb University

The Elements of Philanthropy: Where Do You Fit?

The second annual Bridge to Excellence Leadership Breakfast is designed for the next generation of leaders, including young professionals and directors. This event is held the day after the Center for Nonprofit Management's annual Bridge to Excellence Conference for nonprofits in Middle Tennessee.

Calling the next generation of leaders! Join Bill Stanczykiewicz, the Center for Nonprofit Management’s conference keynote speaker, for a special presentation about the elements of philanthropy. Participants will learn the context for philanthropy by understanding data and by contrasting the nonprofit, government, and business sectors. Bill will also introduce new trends in philanthropy and lead a small-group discussion. So where do you fit in the field of philanthropy? Find out by learning more about philanthropy’s past, present, and future.

This event is a partnership between Lipscomb University's College of Leadership and Public Service and the Center for Nonprofit Management.

Click HERE to register.

Nashville Repertory Theatre - Broadway Brunch
May
7
11:00 am11:00

Nashville Repertory Theatre - Broadway Brunch

  • City Winery Nashville

WHERE : City Winery Nashville - 609 Lafayette St, Nashville, TN 37203

Attention Guys and Dolls! You don’t want to miss Nashville’s best, musical brunch affair – BROADWAY BRUNCH at City Winery! Featuring honorary chair, Tennessee Titan and Broadway Star, Eddie George! Guests will enjoy Mimosas and Bloody Marys right from the start, followed by a wonderful brunch. After the brunch, Nashville Rep’s impressive talent will deliver a fabulous Broadway Revue! Your ticket, Live Auction purchases, and donations support Nashville Rep.

 

May
6
8:00 am08:00

Girls on the Run of Middle Tennessee - Spring 5K

  • Nissan Stadium

WHERE : Nissan Stadium - 1 Titan Way, Nashville, TN 37213

Join us to celebrate the conclusion of the Spring 2017 Girls on the Run season and the 10th anniversary of Girls on the Run of Middle Tennessee!

Register today! http://bit.ly/spring20175kreg

Race Day Schedule : 

7:00am Packet Pick Up and Late Registration
7:20am Sponsor Announcements
7:35am Group Warm Up
7:45am Race Overview
7:50am Welcome
7:55am National Anthem
8:00am Run Start!
Post Race Celebration

 

Park Center - Kendra Scott & Park Center
May
4
6:00 pm18:00

Park Center - Kendra Scott & Park Center

  • Kendra Scott

WHERE : Kendra Scott - 4025 Hillsboro Pike, Ste 505, Nashville, TN 37215

Celebrate the women in your life - AND Mental Health Awareness Month! - with Kendra Scott and Park Center! Park Center will receive 20% of all purchases made this night, including purchases made over the phone!

 

May
4
10:30 am10:30

Next Generation Board of The Next Door - Tea at TND

When: THURSDAY, MAY 4, 2017 AT 10:30 A.M.
Where: THE NEXT DOOR, 402 22ND AVENUE NORTH, NASHVILLE, TN 37203

The Next Door is hosting a special "Tea Time" event for TND supporters to come, in celebration of Mother’s Day. Please bring your mom, stepmom, mother-in-law, daughter, or a friend to come with you! At this 1 hour and 15 minute event, you’ll hear an overview of the past, present and future of this ministry, a client’s testimony, and we’ll conclude with a brief tour of our facility. Come and learn how you can be more involved at The Next Door! Light refreshments will be served.

PLEASE RSVP TO: KATE.MCKINNIE@THENEXTDOOR.ORG

May
3
10:30 am10:30

Next Generation Board of The Next Door - Church Information Reception

The Next Door invites you to an information reception!

When:
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.
Where: The Next Door, 402 22nd Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37203

Please be our guests as we provide an overview of The Next Door’s programs and services - specifically for women impacted by addiction, mental illness, trauma, and/or incarceration. 

Any church staff members or leaders are welcome to attend, with special emphasis on those from your Women’s Ministry, Congregational Care, or Missions Committees who are not familiar with The Next Door. 

All attendees will have the opportunity to hear from our senior leadership, hear a client testimony, and learn ways to partner with our ministry.  Light refreshments will be served. 

To RSVP, please contact Kate McKinnie:  kate.mckinnie@thenextdoor.org

Next Generation Board of The Next Door - Kendra Gives Back Party
May
2
6:00 pm18:00

Next Generation Board of The Next Door - Kendra Gives Back Party

  • Kendra Scott Hill Center

When: Tuesday, May 2nd from 6pm until 8pm
Where: Kendra Scott Hill Center - Green Hills (4025 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 505, Nashville, TN 37215)

On Tuesday, May 2nd, The Next Door is excited to have their NEXT “Kendra Gives Back” promotion where Kendra Scott will donate 20% of ANY sales between 6-8pm that night to The Next Door.

Please help spread the word and tell your friends!  Also, Kendra Scott celebrates birthdays in a big way…so if you were born in May, you’ll get a special deal and receive 50% off of a purchase if you come to this promotion and shop that night!

Enjoy sips, sweets and jewels!

ALL are welcome to attend this jewelry party!

Nashville Sports Leagues - Ales & Tails
Apr
29
1:00 pm13:00

Nashville Sports Leagues - Ales & Tails

  • Tin Roof Nashville

WHERE: Tin Roof Nashville - 1516 Demonbreun St, Nashville, TN 37203

Back for its second rendition, Ales & Tails is the perfect springtime celebration filled with good beers, good eats, and good times. The event has outgrown its original location, and is now moving to Tin Roof-Demonbreun.

On April 29th from 1-6pm, we’re clearing the place out, opening up the backyard, and throwing a huge party around a giant table of boiled crawfish. There will be live entertainment thanks to Nashville’s favorite DJ AyDamn, an array of lawn games presented by Nashville Sports Leagues, and amazing beers and drink specials thanks to Tin Roof and our incredible Bud Light sponsors. 

Early Bird tickets go on sale Monday, 3/27 and will be at a special price of $25 until midnight, 4/2. Regular pricing begins 4/3 at $35 and then will bump up to $45 at the door on the day of the event, 4/29.

Apr
29
Apr 30

Team Green Adventures - Intermediate Backpacking: Eagle Bluff

  • Bruce Gap Road Trailhead

When:  Saturday, April 29th at 6:00am (Carpool)
Where: Cumberland Trail - Eagle Bluff Segment
Carpool information will be provided in your confirmation email
Cost: FREE for Members, $5 for Non-Members. Registration required.

We will be traversing the Eagle Bluff section of the Cumberland Mountain Segment. Some features include:  “Great Walls of China” rock walls, massive sandstone cliffs, a stone arch, and numerous rocky lookouts! We will cover a total of 12 miles over the two days, this event is FREE for members and only $5 for non-members!

Difficulty: This is considered a strenuous trail with some serious elevation changes. Proper footwear should be worn and hiking poles are recommended. Hikers in good physical condition with previous backpacking experience hiking are welcome. There is significant elevation gain and loss on this trail.
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April 26th at 3:00pm, while spots are available
Group Limit: Limited to 6 participants plus 2 trip leaders

Parking: There is free parking available in the trailhead parking lot

POLICIES

Children Policy: This trip is limited to participants 18 years and up who have prior experience hiking strenuous terrain and longer distances.
Dog Policy: Friendly dogs on leashes who have prior experience hiking 8+ miles are permitted
Weather Policy: This trip is drizzle or shine. In the event of severe weather, this trip may be postponed or cancelled. Participants will be notified of any changes due to weather the week leading up to the event by their trip leader.
Cancellation Policy: If you register and can no longer make it, please email TeamGreen@Lightning100.com

ABOUT THE TRAIL

Drive time to trailhead from Nashville: About 3 hours with a time change into the Eastern Time Zone
Hike Distance: Approx. 12 miles
Hike Elevation Gain: Approx. 3,400 Feet
Estimated Hike Time: Approx 12 hours (8hrs on Saturday, 4 hours on Sunday)  

We will meet at the carpool Saturday, at 6am CST, begin hiking by 10am CST.  Plan on returning to Nashville around 4-5pm on Sunday.  You will need to supply your own meals, snacks, and water. (There may be a communal surprise dessert around the campfire Saturday night) group dinner on the way home is optional. There are NO water sources or restrooms at the trailhead. Please pack water ahead of time.

REGISTRATION

Registration is required for this event.

Adventure Science Center - Way Late Play Date: Marvel vs DC
Apr
27
6:30 pm18:30

Adventure Science Center - Way Late Play Date: Marvel vs DC

  • Adventure Science Center

WHERE: Adventure Science Center - 800 Fort Negley Blvd, Nashville, TN 37203

Ever wanted to hold a fireball in your hand like the Human Torch? Now’s your chance.

On Thursday, April 27, we’re opening after hours for adults-only to explore the science behind the two powerhouses of the comic book world – Marvel Comics and DC Comics – with exciting hands-on science activities and demonstrations that explore high-tech gadgetry, arachnid- and botany-inspired superpowers, and more. Trust us, you won’t want to miss our Way Late Play Date: Marvel vs DC!

Must be 21 or older to attend.

Tickets are $35 for not-yet-members and $25 for members and include admission to all exhibits and activities, three beverage tickets (beer, wine and soft drinks), a planetarium show and a souvenir cup.

Activities (included with admission):
> Education activities (6:30 – 9:15 p.m.):
- Amazing Arachnids
- Wicked Superplants
- Flame On
- Gadgets & Self-Made Superhumans

> Live Science demonstrations: Times TBA...
- FIRE & ICE: Superpowers that Burn and Freeze

> Planetarium shows: TBA
> Costume contest with Hypericon
> Special activities with our Community Partners!

Extra Charge:
> Food trucks onsite: Hibachi 4 Hire & Steaming Goat
> Make your own Way Late Play Date souvenir t-shirt with Hip Hues!

Way Late Play Dates typically sell out before the event, so don’t procrastinate. Get your tickets today!

Must be 21 or older to attend. Valid photo ID required at the door. Please purchase tickets in advance. Tickets are non-refundable. All proceeds support Adventure Science Center’s interactive exhibits and hands-on science experiences.

Want to volunteer for this event? Contact volunteer@adventuresci.org

 

 

Apr
26
6:00 pm18:00

Williamson, Inc. - Young Professionals CONNECT

  • Extreme Escape Games

WHERE: Extreme Escape Games - 1735 Galleria Blvd., Suite #1015 Franklin, TN 37067

Williamson, Inc. Young Professionals CONNECT is presented by Franklin Synergy Bank and allows Williamson County YPs to connect, engage and grow with other emerging leaders in the area. This month's CONNECT will focus on discovering your leadership style while under pressure at Extreme Escape Games. You and your team of other YPs will have 60 minutes to beat the clock and defy the odd. Can you escape?
 

Apr
26
4:30 pm16:30

Williamson, INC. - Young Professionals CONNECT

  • Extreme Escape Games

WHERE: Extreme Escape Games - 1735 Galleria Blvd., Suite #1015 Franklin, TN 37067

Williamson, Inc. Young Professionals CONNECT is presented by Franklin Synergy Bank and allows Williamson County YPs to connect, engage and grow with other emerging leaders in the area. This month's CONNECT will focus on discovering your leadership style while under pressure at Extreme Escape Games. You and your team of other YPs will have 60 minutes to beat the clock and defy the odds. Can you escape?

Special Olympics Tennessee - Music City Blitz
Apr
23
9:00 am09:00

Special Olympics Tennessee - Music City Blitz

  • Nissan Stadium

WHERE: Nissan Stadium - 1 Titan Way, Nashville, TN 37213

Adult 5v5 Flag Football Tournament where you get the opportunity to play on a professional football field and hear the roar of the crowd. Register to play in the Music City Blitz to benefit Special Olympics TN at Nissan Stadium on April 23, 2017.

 

JDRF Middle Tennessee Young Leadership Committee - The 2017 JDRF Promise Gala Late Party
Apr
22
Apr 23

JDRF Middle Tennessee Young Leadership Committee - The 2017 JDRF Promise Gala Late Party

  • Omni Hotel

WHERE: Omni Hotel - 250 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203
WHEN: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

The YLC Late Party is a signature charity event in the Nashville area supporting JDRF Middle Tennessee. Each year, more than 300 young professionals come together to celebrate an evening of turning Type One Diabetes into Type NONE. This year, the event will feature an OPEN bar, appetizers & desserts made by local restaurants, a band, and unforgettable memories.

The Late Party raises more than $20,000 annually to support type 1 Diabetes research and awareness and we couldn’t do it without our guests – YOU! 

So get your dancing shoes on, wear your best black tie attire, and let’s TOAST & CHEERS to turning Type One into Type NONE! PLEASE spread the word, this will be one of the most memorable NASHVILLE parties of the year. 

Ticket price $50 until March 1st. The Ticket price will increase to $60 on March 1st, and will increase to $70 on April 1st. RSVP and purchase your tickets before the price increases!

For interest in sponsorship opportunities, please contact Victoria Cumbow at vcumbow@jdrf.org.

We’ll see you in April!

Junior League of Nashville - 95th Anniversary Gala
Apr
22
Apr 23

Junior League of Nashville - 95th Anniversary Gala

  • Belle Meade Country Club

WHERE: Belle Meade Country Club - 815 Belle Meade Blvd, Nashville, TN 37205

This black-tie event will be hosted at Belle Meade Country Club and will include a sit-down dinner and a later party, as well as a silent auction and live music.

Tickets Available: www.jlnashville.org

Nashville Junior Chamber - April After Hours : Warrior Dash
Apr
22
11:45 am11:45

Nashville Junior Chamber - April After Hours : Warrior Dash

  • Milky Way Farm

The Warrior Dash is April 22nd and a great way to get outside, enjoy the weather, and help build NJC comradery. Not to mention dress in ridiculous clothes, roll around in mud, and be able to say we’ve done an outside activity. 

To register, please go to https://www.eventsprout.com/register/1915 to register for the 11:45 AM run time. You can also use promo code ORM2017 get $5 off, for a total ticket price of $85.

WHERE: Milky Way Farm - 520 Milky Way Road, Pulaski, TN 38478