Banned Book Week

Banned Book Week

The American Library Association has one week each year that celebrates the freedom to read: Banned Books Week.  The celebration draws […]

Sep 22, 2014     No Comments
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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the Nashville Public Library!

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the Nashville Public Library!

It’s Hispanic Heritage Month!  Until October 15th, the Nashville Public Library is hosting a bevy of special events highlighting the cultures, […]

Sep 18, 2014     No Comments
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Free Loving & Learning Workshops in Nashville

Free Loving & Learning Workshops in Nashville

We are so excited because we are presenting three of our popular Loving & Learning literacy workshops for preschool families […]

Sep 15, 2014     No Comments
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Books to Get Your Child to Eat Their Vegetables

Books to Get Your Child to Eat Their Vegetables

We all know how difficult it can be to get children to try new foods, particularly if they are vegetables. […]

Sep 11, 2014     No Comments
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Lift Off to Literacy!

Lift Off to Literacy!

“Lift Off to Literacy” with the International Reading Association and inspire students to reach for the stars. On September 8, 2014, celebrate […]

Sep 8, 2014     No Comments
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How to Publish Kidlit

How to Publish Kidlit

Have a great story you would like to publish for children, but don’t know how to begin?  This event is […]

Sep 4, 2014     No Comments
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Families at Work

Families at Work

Some kids are lucky enough to share a part of their family’s work day.  In honor of Labor Day, here are some […]

Sep 1, 2014     No Comments
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Sing to Your Child …Shamelessly!

Sing to Your Child …Shamelessly!

Singing has a way of slowing down our words and helping children learn vocabulary in context.  It gives such a […]

Aug 28, 2014     No Comments
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Habits of Mind: Applying What We Know

Habits of Mind: Applying What We Know

My favorite thing to do with very young children is to introduce them to a helium balloon. Their life experience so far tells them […]

Aug 25, 2014     No Comments
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Imaginary Friends

Imaginary Friends

My younger brother had an imaginary friend when he was small.  My mother was a fan of violinist Yehudi Menuhin (first […]

Aug 21, 2014     No Comments
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Bringing Books to Life

Bringing Books to Life helps educators and parents find fun and innovative ways to inspire children to read.

Read about our Preschool Literacy Program

Elizabeth Atack, Program Coordinator
615.862.5773

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Megan Godbey, Adult Literacy Coordinator/GROW facilitator
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Klem-Mari Cajigas, Bilingual GROW Project Facilitator
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