Next week starts Spring Break for many school systems in the area so this week's selections offer some ideas for the older crowd as well as the young-uns...
Brain Blast Vanderbilt Brain
When: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Where: Adventure Science Center, 800 Ft. Negley Blvd., Nashville
Cost: Free (but visitors must pay regular admission to visit any other part of the center)
Institute neuroscientists host a variety of hands-on activities for ages 4 - 12 during this neuroscience fair.
Spring Break Kick-off Party
When: 2 p.m.
Where: Charlie Daniels Park, 1075 Charlie Daniels Pkwy., Mt. Juliet
Cost: Free (unless you enter the skateboard competition - that has a $10 fee)
Enjoy live music, food and refreshments. 758-6522.
When: 7 - 11 p.m.
Where: Donelson-Hermitage YMCA, 3001 Lebanon Road, Nashville
Cost: free for Y members, $5 non-members
Ages 13 - 17 can hang out and enjoy a variety of activities. 889-2632
Scenes from To Kill a Mockingbird
When: 10 a.m.
Where: Nashville Public Library, 615 Church St.
Circle Players presents scenes for school-ages children from Harper Lee’s classic story, followed by a discussion of themes from the book, including racial tolerance. 862-5800
When: 10 a.m.
Where: The Music Playhouse, 5511 Edmondson Pike, Ste. 102, Nashville
Ages 7 and younger with their parents can experience a music program and explore instruments. 777-9314
Source: Nashville Parent World