CALENDAR

COMMUNITY

May 17—Tee Off With the Tigers Golf Tournament at the historic Ted Rhodes Golf Course with a shotgun start at 8:00 a.m.  For more information contact T. Kriens, Sports Information Assistant at 615-963-5674.

May 18—Nashvitality Family Festival offers options for healthy eating and active living at the Centennial Park Bandshell, 2500 West End Ave. from 9 a.m.-7 p.m.  (9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Nashville Walk sponsored by the Nashville Children’s Alliance) (11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nashvitality Family Festival live entertainment, information and resource booths, games, demonstrations, inflatables, soccer kicking, and much more) (4 p.m.-7 p.m. Nashville Kids Triathlon’s Pre-Race Pep Rally as an opening to the two-day triathlon.

May 19-20—Open House for the Music City Center with headline performance by the Nashville Symphony at 3 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom.  Ribbon cutting at 9 a.m. on May 20

May 21—Pearl High School @ MLK, 613 17th Ave. N. opens largest black school archives from 5 p.m.-7 p.m.  in attendance will be ancestors of the Hadley Park family, Freedom Riders, “The Chew’s” Carla Hall and other Pearlites.

May 23—Monthly Poet’s Corner at Scarritt Bennett Fondren Bldg. features Jamie Collins at 7:00 p.m.

May 23-25–Third Annual  Trafficking in America Conference to be held in Nashville, TN May 23rd – 25th at The Inn at Opryland (formerly the Radisson) Public Invited.

May 27—Nashville City Cemetery Association (NCCA) hosts the 16th Annual Memorial Day Dash 5K run/walk.  Registration at 6:30 a.m., walk begins at 8 a.m. at 1001 4th Ave. South

June 1—Fantasia in Red Redhatters will be presenting the Fabulous, Fun and Sassy: Chapeaux on Parade, A “Hat Fashion Show” at the Maxwell House Hotel, 2025 Rosa Parks Blvd. from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.  For more information 615-876-2510.

June 21-23—Sesame Street Live, “Elmo Makes Music” at Bridgestone Arena.

CHURCH

May 18—Health and Happy Fest /Friends of Haiti from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at First Church of the Nazarene, 510 Woodland Street.  Also the 210th Anniversary of the Haitian Flag Day.

May 19—Annual Women’s Day at Lee Chapel AME Church, D.B. Todd & Scovel Street at 10:00 a.m.  The theme is “A Deeper Walk in Faith” with guest speaker, Rev. Kimberly Strong of Riverside MBC in Memphis, TN.  The pastor of Lee Chapel is Rev. Edward Lee Thompson.

May 18-19—Women’s Day at Clark Memorial UMC, 1014 14th Ave. N. at 8 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.  The theme is “Living the Heart of God: Having a Heart on Fire.” For more information call 615-329-4464.  The Reverend Kinnard Murray is the pastor.

May 26—5th Annual Women’s Hat Day at New Salem AME Church, 1800 4th Ave. N, at 3:00 p.m. Hosted by Sister Mildred Johnson.Rev. Anthony L. Thomas Sr., is the Pastor

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