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Makerspaces for Kids

Makerspaces for Kids

At the Nashville Public Library, we are investing in great makerspaces for teens through Studio NPL.  As August is National Inventor’s Month, we encourage […]

Aug 3, 2015     No Comments
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Road Trip!  Views from the Back Seat

Road Trip! Views from the Back Seat

Summertime invariably ends up with a family road trip, and that means something is needed to keep the children busy […]

Jul 13, 2015     No Comments
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Author speaks about Robert Churchwell, local hero

Author speaks about Robert Churchwell, local hero

Saturday, July 25, 2015 10:00 a.m. Main Library Auditorium Savannah has lost everything important to her.  Her father’s recent death and her […]

Jul 8, 2015     No Comments
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Read What You Want This Summer

Read What You Want This Summer

Summer is in full swing, and many children are relishing not having to go to school or complete assignments. Others, […]

Jul 6, 2015     No Comments
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Talking About Numbers at Home

Talking About Numbers at Home

Children who hear talk about counting and numbers at home start school with much more extensive mathematical knowledge, report researchers […]

May 21, 2015     No Comments
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Screen-Free Week Challenge

Screen-Free Week Challenge

According to the Campaign for a Commercial Free Childhood: Screen-Free Week is an annual celebration in which millions of people across […]

May 7, 2015     No Comments
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“Puss in Boots” at NPL

“Puss in Boots” at NPL

May brings the premiere performance of a new version of the French fairy tale, Puss In Boots, adapted by Mary Tanner […]

May 4, 2015     No Comments
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It’s Artsy Thursday!

It’s Artsy Thursday!

  It’s Springtime, which means that NAEYC’s Week of the Young Child is right around the corner!  Let’s celebrate Artsy […]

Apr 16, 2015     No Comments
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It’s the Week of the Young Child!

It’s the Week of the Young Child!

The National Association for the Education of Young Children (or NAEYC) celebrates the annual week of the young child with […]

Apr 13, 2015     No Comments
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Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves

Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves

This month the puppet show at Nashville Public Library Main Branch is Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves. In the puppet […]

Apr 6, 2015     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

GROW

Megan Godbey, Adult Literacy Coordinator/GROW facilitator
615.862.2264

Klem-Mari Cajigas, Bilingual GROW Project Facilitator
615.862.5800, ext. 73615

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