Well, there are only four new and unusual options for this week but remember all the regularly occurring storytimes and activities (see additional links):
1. Women's Personal Protection Workshop
Where: David Deaton Karate, 1249 N. Mt. Juliet Rd., Mt. Juliet
Women and girls age 12 and up can learn techniques to help make themselves safer. Taught by Black Belts with specialties in personal protection, this is a special session specifically for women. Call to reserve your spot: 754-6878.
2. Model Train Show and Sale
When: 9 am - 3 pm
Where: Tennessee Central Railway Museum, 220 Willow St., Nashville
Cost: .; $4 adults, $1 ages 11 and younger, $10 family cap
View two operating model railroads, browse dealer tables, participate in how-to clinics and more.244-9001 or www.tcry.org.
Monday 3/22-Friday 3/24
3. Break OUT — Get OUTside!
When: 2 - 4 pm
Where: The Wilderness Station, 697 Barfield Crescent Road, Murfreesboro
All ages can learn about snakes, insects, butterflies and more. 217-3017.
4. Teen Writers Night
When: 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Where: Madison Branch Library, 610 Gallatin Pike, S.
Teens can share ideas and their own poetry, fan fiction, song lyrics or novel-in-progress during this workshop that offers pointers on plot, style and narrative arc. 862-5838 or www.library.nashville.org.